The Ellingtonians Discography

1950

Chubby Kemp With Billy Strayhorn - Johnny Hodges Sextet

Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Jimmy Hamilton, tenor sax, clarinet; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Billy Strayhorn, piano; Wendell Marshall, bass; Sonny Greer, drums; Chubby Kemp, vocals.

NYC, February 11, 1950

M4000Hello Little BoyMercer M 1950; Vogue (F) V 3099; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112
M4001The Greatest There Is!Mercer M 1950
M4002Don't You Know I Careunissued
M4003I Got It Bad-

* Jazz Legacy (F) 500112   Johnny Hodges - Jumpin' - Jazz Legacy 62
* Mercer M 1950   Chubby Kemp, Billy Strayhorn, Johnny Hodges - Hello Little Boy / The Greatest There Is!
* Vogue (F) V 3099   Johnny Hodges - Hello Little Boy / Juke Bop Boogie

The Ellingtonians With Chubby Kemp / Chubby Kemp And Her All Stars

Red Rodney, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Duke Ellington, piano; Oscar Pettiford, cello; Wendell Marshall, bass; Max Roach, drums; Chubby Kemp, vocals.

NYC, September 21, 1950

M4010Mean Ol' Choo-ChooMercer unissued

The Ellingtonians With Al Hibbler

Red Rodney, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Billy Strayhorn, piano; Oscar Pettiford, cello; Wendell Marshall, bass; Max Roach, drums; Al Hibbler, vocals.

NYC, September 21, 1950

M4011White ChristmasMercer M 1953; Brunswick BL 54036
M4012Nobody Knows The Trouble I've SeenMercer M 1953, LP 1004; Brunswick BL 54036

* Brunswick BL 54036   Al Hibbler With The Ellingtonians
* Mercer LP 1004   The Ellingtonians With Al Hibbler
* Mercer M 1953   The Ellingtonians, Al Hibbler - White Christmas / Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen

The Ellingtonians With Chubby Kemp / Chubby Kemp And Her All Stars

Red Rodney, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Duke Ellington, piano; Oscar Pettiford, cello; Wendell Marshall, bass; Max Roach, drums; Chubby Kemp, vocals.

NYC, September 21, 1950

M4013Me And My WigMercer M 1971
M4014How Blue Can You GetMercer M 1960; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112

Red Rodney, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Duke Ellington, piano; Wendell Marshall, bass; Max Roach, drums; Chubby Kemp, vocals.

M4015Juke Bop BoogieMercer M 1971; Vogue (F) V 3099

* Jazz Legacy (F) 500112   Johnny Hodges - Jumpin' - Jazz Legacy 62
* Mercer M 1971   Chubby Kemp - Me And My Wig / Juke Bop Boogie
* Mercer M 1960   The Ellingtonians, Chubby Kemp - How Blue Can You Get / Sara Forde, Mercer Ellington - Set 'Em Up
* Vogue (F) V 3099   Johnny Hodges - Hello Little Boy / Juke Bop Boogie

Sara Forde With Mercer Ellington And His Orchestra

Red Rodney, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Duke Ellington, piano; Wendell Marshall, bass; Max Roach, drums; Sara Forde, vocals.

NYC, September 21, 1950

M4016Set 'Em UpMercer M 1960; Jazz Legacy (F) 500112

* Jazz Legacy (F) 500112   Johnny Hodges - Jumpin' - Jazz Legacy 62
* Mercer M 1960   The Ellingtonians, Chubby Kemp - How Blue Can You Get / Sara Forde, Mercer Ellington - Set 'Em Up

The Ellingtonians

Red Rodney, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Duke Ellington, mandolin piano; Wendell Marshall, bass; Max Roach, drums.

NYC, September 21, 1950

M4017The New Piano Roll BluesMercer M 1958; Vogue (E) V 2046; Jazz Selection (F) JS 652; Pop (F) SPO 17054; Vogue (F) LD 497-30

* Vogue (F) LD 497-30   Duke Ellington And His Ellingtonians
* Pop (F) SPO 17054   Earl Hines, Duke Ellington, Erroll Garner, Art Tatum - ABC Du Jazz, Vol. J - "Middle Jazz" Piano
* Mercer M 1958   The Ellingtonians - The New Piano Roll Blues / Sara Forde, Billy Strayhorn - The Man I Love
* Vogue (E) V 2046   Duke Ellington - The New Piano Roll Blues / Johnny Hodges - Let The Zoomers Drool
* Jazz Selection (F) JS 652   Duke Ellington - The New Piano Roll Blues / Honeysuckle Rose

Sara Forde With Billy Strayhorn At The Piano

Billy Strayhorn, piano; Sara Forde, vocals.

NYC, September 21, 1950

M4018The Man I LoveMercer M 1958

* Mercer M 1958   The Ellingtonians - The New Piano Roll Blues / Sara Forde, Billy Strayhorn - The Man I Love

The Ellingtonians With Al Hibbler

Mercer Ellington, mellophone #1-3; Benny Carter, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Billy Strayhorn, piano; Dave Barbour, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Charlie Smith, drums; Al Hibbler, vocals.

Los Angeles, CA?, October 21, 1950

1. M4019Stormy WeatherMercer M 1956, LP 1004; Brunswick BL 54036
2. M4020Cherry-
3. M4021StardustMercer M 1965, LP 1004; Brunswick BL 54036
4. M4022Honeysuckle RoseMercer M 1965; Brunswick BL 54036; Jazz Selection (F) JS 652

* Brunswick BL 54036   Al Hibbler With The Ellingtonians
* Mercer LP 1004   The Ellingtonians With Al Hibbler
* Mercer M 1956   The Ellingtonians, Al Hibbler - Stormy Weather / Cherry
* Mercer M 1965   The Ellingtonians, Al Hibbler - Stardust / Honeysuckle Rose
* Jazz Selection (F) JS 652   Duke Ellington - The New Piano Roll Blues / Honeysuckle Rose