Verve Records Catalog: 8500 series

MGM Verve Jazz 8500 series (12 inch LP)

V/V6-8500   not used

V/V6-8501   not used

V/V6-8502   not used

V/V6-8503   not used

V/V6-8504   Coleman Hawkins, Roy Eldridge, Johnny Hodges - Hawkins! Eldridge! Hodges! Alive! At The Village Gate!   1962

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Major Holley, bass; Eddward Locke, drums.

"Village Gate", Greenwich Village, NY, August 15, 1962

62VK618The Rabbit In Jazz
62VK619Perdido
62VK620Satin Doll

V/V6-8505   Various Artists - The Essential Jazz Vocals   1963

Joe Guy, trumpet; Willie Smith, alto sax; Milt Raskin, piano; Red Callender, bass; Dave Coleman, drums; Billie Holiday, vocals; with possibly Buck Clayton, trumpet; Tommy Turk, trombone; possibly Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young, tenor sax; possibly Irving Ashby, guitar.

"Embassy Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, April 22, 1946

Strange Fruit

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Ben Powell, trombone; Bill Graham, alto sax; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Frank Wess, tenor sax, flute; Frank Foster, tenor sax, arranger; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar, arranger; Eddie Jones, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Joe Williams, vocals; Wild Bill Davis, Ernie Wilkins, arranger.

NYC, May 17, 1955

2347-2 | 64VK364Every Day I Have The Blues

Conte Candoli, Pete Candoli, Conrad Gozzo, Ray Linn, trumpet; Milt Bernhart, Frank Rosolino, Lloyd Ulyate, trombone; George Roberts, bass trombone; Herb Geller, Bud Shank, alto sax; Georgie Auld, Bob Cooper, tenor sax; Jimmy Giuffre, baritone sax; Paul Smith, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Joe Mondragon, bass; Alvin Stoller, drums; Anita O'Day, vocals; unidentified strings, Buddy Bregman, arranger, director.

Los Angeles, CA, December 20, 1956

20484-4 | 62VK215Sweet Georgia Brown

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell, trombone; Bill Graham, alto sax; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Frank Wess, tenor sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano, organ; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; with Lester Young, tenor sax; Jo Jones, drums; Jimmy Rushing, vocals.

"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 7, 1957

Sent For You Yesterday (And Here You Come Today)

Big Bill Broonzy, guitar, vocals; Bill Randle, interviewer.

Chicago, IL, July 12 & 13, 1957

26973See See Rider

Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Russell Garcia, arranger, conductor.

Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1957

21288-2East Of The Sun (West Of The Moon)

Al Porcino, Stu Williamson, trumpet; Frank Rosolino, trombone; Vince DeRosa, French horn; Red Callender, tuba; Art Pepper, alto sax; Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Bill Hood, baritone sax; Marty Paich, piano, arranger; Joe Mondragon, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; Mel Torme, vocals.

Los Angeles, CA, February 11, 1960

23087-5 | 64VK321Just In Time

Don Goldie, trumpet; Jack Teagarden, trombone, vocals; Henry Guesta, clarinet; Don Ewell, piano; Stan Puls, bass; Ronnie Greb, drums.

Chicago, IL, June, 1961

Don't Tell A Man About His Woman

V/V6-8506   not used

V/V6-8507   Cal Tjader - Several Shades Of Jade   1963

Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, trumpet; Urbie Green, trombone; Bob Northern, French horn; Don Butterfield, tuba; Walt Levinsky, flute, woodwinds; Leon Cohen, Irving Horowitz, oboe; George Berg, bassoon, bass clarinet; Phil Bodner, Phil Kraus, reeds, woodwinds; Stan Webb, woodwinds; Arnold Eidus, Leo Kruczek, Emanuel Vardi, violin; Charles McCracken, cello; Robert Maxwell, harp; Cal Tjader, vibes; Lalo Schifrin, piano, arranger, conductor; Jimmy Raney, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Johnny Rae, timbales, percussion; Jack Del Rio, tambourine, congas.

NYC, April 23, 1963

63VK427Tokyo Blues
63VK428Hot Sake
63VK429China Nights

same personnel.

NYC, April 24, 1963

63VK430Almond Tree
63VK431Cherry Blossoms
63VK432The Fakir

same personnel.

NYC, April 25, 1963

63VK434Borneo
63VK435Sahib
63VK436Song Of The Yellow River

V/V6-8508   Oliver Nelson - Full Nelson   1963

Bernie Glow, Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Snooky Young, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Willie Dennis, Paul Faulise, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson, Rod Levitt, Tony Studd as Tony Stud, trombone; Ray Alonge, Bob Northern, French horn; Danny Bank, Al Cohn, Jerry Dodgion as Gerry Dodgian, George Dorsey, Jerome Richardson, Stan Webb, Phil Woods, reeds; Jimmy Raney, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Oliver Nelson, arranger, conductor, reeds.

RCA Studios, NYC, November 19, 1962

62VK700Full Nelson
62VK701Skokiaan
62VK702Ballad For Benny
62VK703Hoe Down

Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, Snooky Young, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson, Tony Studd as Tony Stud, trombone; Danny Bank, George Dorsey, Romeo Penque, Stan Webb, Phil Woods, reeds; Harry Breuer as Harry Brewer, marimba, castanets; Jim Hall, guitar; Milt Hinton, bass; Osie Johnson, drums; Oliver Nelson, arranger, conductor, reeds.

RCA Studios, NYC, February 26, 1963

63VK295Paris Blues
63VK296Miss Fine
63VK297Majorca
63VK298Lila's Theme

Phil Bodner, reeds; Phil Kraus, celeste, vibes; replaces Penque, Breuer as Brewer.

RCA Studios, NYC, March 28, 1963

63VK309Back Woods
63VK310Cool
63VK311What Kind Of Fool Am I?
63VK312You Love But Once

** also issued on Verve (J) UCCU-9264 in 2006.

V/V6-8509   Coleman Hawkins - Hawkins! Alive! At The Village Gate   1963

Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Major Holley, bass; Ed Locke, drums.

"Village Gate", Greenwich Village, NY, August 13, 1962

62VK626Talk Of The Town
62VK628Mack The Knife
62VK629Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho
62VK630All The Things You Are

** also issued on Verve (J) J33J 25007 in 1986.

V/V6-8510   not used

V/V6-8511   Count Basie And His Orchestra - On My Way & Shoutin' Again!   1963

Al Aarons, Sonny Cohn, Thad Jones, Fortunatus Fip Ricard, Ernie Royal, trumpet; Henry Coker, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Eric Dixon, tenor sax, flute; Frank Wess, tenor, alto sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax, flute; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Buddy Catlett, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Neal Hefti, arranger.

NYC, November 2, 3 & 5, 1962

62VK670Rose Bud
62VK691I'm Shouting Again
62VK692Ducky Bumps
62VK693The Long Night
62VK694Jump For Johnny
62VK695Ain't That Right
62VK696Together Again
62VK697Shanghaied
62VK698Skiddin' For Skitch
62VK699Eee Dee

V/V6-8512   not used

V/V6-8513   The Three Sounds - Blue Genes   1963

Gene Harris, piano; Andrew Simpkins, bass; Bill Dowdy, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, October 13, 1962

62VK664Blue Genes, Part 1
62VK665Blue Genes, Part 2
62VK671Love Somebody
62VK673Autumn In New York
62VK674Gina My Love
62VK675Mr. Wonderful
62VK677In A Mellow Tone
62VK678Red Sails In The Sunset
62VK681Whims Of Chamberland

V/V6-8514   Anita O'Day & The Three Sounds   1963

Roy Eldridge, trumpet #7; Gene Harris, piano; Andrew Simpkins, bass; Bill Dowdy, drums; Anita O'Day, vocals #1,3,5,7,9,10.

NYC, October 12, 13, 14 & 15, 1962

1. 62VK686When The World Was Young
2. 62VK679Someday My Prince Will Come
3. 62VK682All Too Soon
4. 62VK672My Heart Stood Still
5. 62VK687My Ship
6. 62VK680Leave It To Me
7. 62VK688Whisper Not
8. 62VK676Blues By Five
9. 62VK685(Fly Me To The Moon) In Other Words
10. 62VK683You And The Night And The Music

** also issued on Verve (J) POCJ-2081 in 1992.

V/V6-8515   The Concert Jazz Band - Gerry Mulligan '63   1963

Don Ferrara, Doc Severinsen, Clark Terry, Nick Travis, trumpet; Bob Brookmeyer, Willie Dennis, Tony Studd, trombone; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax, piano, leader; Gene Allen, Eddie Caine, Gene Quill, Jim Reider, sax; Jim Hall, guitar; Bill Crow, bass; Gus Johnson, drums.

Webster Hall, NYC, December 18, 1961

61VK592Big City Blues
61VK593Pretty Little Gypsy
61VK594Little Rock Getaway
61VK596-7Ballad

same personnel.

Webster Hall, NYC, December 19, 1961

61VK597ABig City Life
61VK598ABridgehampton South
61VK612My Kinda Love

same personnel.

Webster Hall, NYC, December 21, 1961

61VK633Bridgehampton Strut

** part of Mosaic MD4-221 in 2003 as "The Complete Verve Gerry Mulligan Concert Band Sessions".

V/V6-8516   The Oscar Peterson Trio - Affinity   1963

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Ed Thigpen, drums.

Chicago, IL, September 25, 1962

62VK633Waltz For Debby
62VK634Tangerine
62VK635The Gravy Waltz
62VK636Six And Four

same personnel.

Chicago, IL, September 26, 1962

62VK637Yesterdays
62VK638This Could Be The Start Of Something Big
62VK639Yours Are My Heart's Delight

same personnel.

Chicago, IL, September 27, 1962

62VK640I'm A Fool To Want You
62VK641Baubles, Bangles And Beads

V/V6-8517   not used

V/V6-8518   The Gary McFarland Orchestra - Special Guest Soloist: Bill Evans   1963

Spencer Sinatra, Phil Woods, reeds; Gary McFarland, vibes; Bill Evans, piano; Jim Hall, guitar; Richard Davis, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Julian Barber, Alla Goldberg, Aaron Juvelier, Joseph Tekula, strings.

Webster Hall, NYC, December 18, 1962 & January 24, 1963

63VK219Reflections In The Park
63VK221Night Images
63VK223Tree Patterns
63VK220Peachtree
63VK222Misplaced Cowpoke
63VK218A Moment Alone

** part of Verve 314 527 953-2 in 1997 as "The Complete Bill Evans On Verve".

V/V6-8519   Steve Addiss, Bill Crofut - Such Interesting People   1963

Steve Addiss, Bill Crofut.

NYC, December 12, 1962

62VK72712 Days With Krushev
62VK728Goin' Home

same personnel.

NYC, December 20 & 21, 1962

62VK745Coulter's Candy
62VK746The Whall
62VK747Willow Weep For Me
62VK748I Saw Her
62VK749Such Interesting People
62VK750Back Band
62VK751Dink's Song
62VK752Mighty Day
62VK753The Missle Song
62VK754Hey Down, Hoe Down
62VK755Our King Went Forth

V/V6-8520   not used

V/V6-8521   not used

V/V6-8522   Luiz Bonfa - Bossa Nova   1963

Luiz Bonfa, guitar, vocals; with Leo Wright, flute; Oscar Castro-Neves, piano, organ, guitar; Iko Castro-Neves, bass; Roberto Pontes-Dias, drums, percussion; Maria Helena Toledo, vocals; Lalo Schifrin, arranger.

NYC, December 30 & 31, 1962

62VK732Silencio Do Amor
62VK733Tristeza
62VK734Vem So
62VK735Samba Lamento
62VK736Samba De Duas Notas
62VK737Ilha De Coral
62VK738Manha De Carnaval
62VK739Bossa Nova Cha Cha
62VK740Adeus
62VK741Domingo A Noite
62VK742Quebra Mar
62VK743Chora Tua Tristeza
62VK744O Amor Que Acabou

V/V6-8523   Stan Getz, Luiz Bonfa - Jazz Samba Encore!   1963

Stan Getz, tenor sax; Antonio Carlos Jobim, piano, guitar; Luiz Bonfa, guitar; Tommy Williams, bass; George Duvivier, bass #2-5; Paulo Ferreira, drums; Jose Carlos, drums, percussion; Maria Toledo, vocals.

NYC, February 8, 1963

1. 63VK280Sambalero
2. 63VK285So Danco Samba
3. 63VK286Insensatez
4. 63VK287O Morro Nao Tem Vez
5. 63VK306Um Abraco No Getz

Stan Getz, tenor sax; Luiz Bonfa, guitar; Don Payne, bass; Paulo Ferreira, drums; Maria Toledo, vocals.

NYC, February 9, 1963

63VK279Menina Flor
63VK281Samba De Duas Notas
63VK282Manina De Maria (Mania De Maia)

Stan Getz, tenor sax; Luiz Bonfa, guitar; Don Payne, bass; Paulo Ferreira, drums; Dave Bailey, drums, percussion; Maria Toledo, vocals.

NYC, February 27, 1963

63VK283Saudade Vem Correndo
63VK284Ebony Samba

** part of Verve 823 611-1 in 1984 as "Stan Getz - The Girl From Ipanema: The Bossa Nova Years".

V/V6-8524   Last Night/With The Don Randi Trio   1963

Don Randi, piano; Norm McKay, bass; Eddie Rubin, drums.

"Sherry's Club", Los Angeles, CA, December 14 & 15, 1962

62VK767Raisins & Almonds
62VK768Surf Song
62VK769Honeysuckle Rose
62VK770God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
62VK771Dy-Yanu
62VK774Tahitian Lullaby
62VK775Makin' Whoopee
62VK776Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
62VK780Lori Ellen
62VK782Sherry Blue

V/V6-8525   Kai Winding - Solo   1963

Kai Winding, trombone; Ross Tompkins, piano; Russell George, bass; Tommy Check, drums.

NYC, January 4, 1963

63VK234Playboy's Theme
63VK235The Sweetest Sounds
63VK236You've Changed
63VK237I Believe In You

Kai Winding, trombone; Ross Tompkins, piano; Russell George, bass; Gus Johnson, drums.

NYC, January 24, 1963

63VK248Day Of Wine And Roses
63VK250The Things We Did Last Summer
63VK251Hey There
63VK255How Are Things In Glocca Morra

Kai Winding, trombone; Ross Tompkins, piano; Dick Garcia, guitar; Russell George, bass; Gus Johnson, drums.

NYC, February 5, 1963

63VK252Recardo (Bossa Nova)
63VK253I'm Your Bunny Bossa Nova
63VK254Capricious

V/V6-8526   Bill Evans - Conversations With Myself   1963

Bill Evans, piano, overdubbed piano.

NYC, February 6, 1963

63VK299N.Y.C.'s No Lark

same personnel.

NYC, February 9, 1963

63VK305'Round About Midnight
63VK300How About You
63VK303Stella By Starlight
63VK304Hey There
63VK301Just You, Just Me

same personnel.

NYC, May 20, 1963

63VK488Love Theme From "Spartacus"
63VK489Blue Monk

** also issued on Verve 821 984-2 in 1984.
** part of Verve 314 527 953-2 in 1997 as "The Complete Bill Evans On Verve".

V/V6-8527   Herbie Mann - Sound Of Mann   1963

Herbie Mann, flute; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Howard Roberts, guitar; Buddy Clark, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; unidentified strings, Frank DeVol, director.

Los Angeles, CA, August, 1957

21258-8 | 63VK325Stardust

Herbie Mann, flute; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Buddy Clark, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.

21260-3 | 63VK324Strike Up The Band

Herbie Mann, flute; Laurindo Almeida, Tony Rizzi, guitar; Tony Reyes, bass; Milt Holland, drums; Frank "Chico" Guerrero, congas.

21263-6 | 63VK322Frenesi
21264-6 | 63VK320Baia
21265-2A | 63VK326Peanut Vendor

Herbie Mann, flute; Johnny Rae, marimba, vibes; Knobby Totah, bass; Santos Miranda, drums; Carlos "Patato" Valdez, congas; Jose Luis Mangual, bongos.

"Basin Street East", NYC, June 30, 1959

22856 | 63VK323The Amazon River

Leo Ball, Jerry Kail, Ziggy Schatz, trumpet; Herbie Mann, flute; Johnny Rae, vibes; Knobby Totah, bass; Rudy Collins, drums; Ray Barretto, Ray Mantilla, Michael Olatunji, percussion.

NYC, May 5, 1960

26702 | 63VK321Dearly Beloved

same personnel.

NYC, July 26, 1960

26760 | 63VK327Autumn Leaves

V/V6-8528   not used

V/V6-8529   not used

V/V6-8530   J.J. Johnson - J.J.'s Broadway   1963

Paul Faulise, Urbie Green, J.J. Johnson, Lou McGarity, Tommy Mitchell, trombone; Hank Jones, piano; Chuck Israels, bass; Walter Perkins, drums.

NYC, March 12, 1963

63VK313Nobody's Heart
63VK314Who Will Buy
63VK315Lovely
63VK316Mira
63VK317The Sweetest Sounds
63VK319A Sleeping Bee

J.J. Johnson, trombone; Hank Jones, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Walter Perkins, drums.

NYC, April 6, 1963

63VK358Put On A Happy Face
63VK359Make Someone Happy
63VK360My Favorite Things
63VK361A Second Chance

V/V6-8531   Cal Tjader - Sona Libre   1963

Cal Tjader, vibes; Clare Fisher, organ, piano; Fred Schreiber, bass; Johnny Rae, drums; Bill Fitch, conga drums.

Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1963

63VK224Hip Walk
63VK240Sally's Tomato
63VK241O Barquinho
63VK242El Muchacho

same personnel.

Los Angeles, CA, January 29, 1963

63VK243Insight
63VK244Manha De Carnaval

same personnel.

Los Angeles, CA, January 30, 1963

63VK225My Reverie
63VK245Azul
63VK246Invitation
63VK247Alonzo

V/V6-8532   not used

V/V6-8533   not used

V/V6-8534   Gerry Mulligan Meets Ben Webster   1963

Ben Webster, tenor sax; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, November 3, 1959

22973 | 62VK461Chelsea Bridge
22974 | 63VK620Go Home
22975 | 63VK618Who's Got Rhythm

same personnel.

Los Angeles, CA, December 2, 1959

23006-2 | 63VK619Tell Me When
23008-6 | 63VK616The Cat Walk
23009-2 | 63VK617Sunday

** reissue of Verve MGV-8343 in 1960.

V/V6-8535   Gerry Mulligan Meets Stan Getz   1963

Stan Getz, tenor, baritone sax; Gerry Mulligan, baritone, tenor sax; Lou Levy, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Stan Levey, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, October 12, 1957

21700-4 | 63VK365That Old Feeling
21701-3 | 63VK366This Can't Be Love
21702-3 | 63VK367Ballad
21705-3 | 63VK362Let's Do It, Let's Fall In Love
21706-1 | 63VK364Too Close For Comfort
21707-1 | 63VK363Anything Goes

** reissue of Verve MGV-8249 in 1957 as "Getz Meets Mulligan In Hi-Fi".

V/V6-8536   Gerry Mulligan Meets Johnny Hodges   1963

Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax #1-4,6; Claude Williamson, piano; Buddy Clark, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, November 17, 1959

1. 50171-2 | 63VK421Bunny
2. 50172-8 | 63VK42518 Carrots For Rabbit
3. 50173-3 | 63VK426Shady Side
4. 50175-1 | 63VK424What It's All About
5. 50177-3 | 63VK422What's The Rush
6. 50178-4 | 63VK423Back Beat

** reissue of Verve MGV-8367 in 1960.

V/V6-8537   not used

V/V6-8538   The Oscar Peterson Trio - Night Train   1963

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Ed Thigpen, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, December 15 & 16, 1962

62VK756Night Train
62VK757C Jam Blues
62VK758Georgia On My Mind
62VK759Bags' Groove
62VK760Moten Swing
62VK761Easy Does It
62VK762The Honeydripper
62VK763Things Ain't What They Used To Be
62VK764I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
62VK765Band Call
62VK766Hymn To Freedom

V/V6-8539   Norman Granz Presents Jazz At The Philharmonic In Europe (Volume 1)   1963

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; J.J. Johnson, trombone; Cannonball Adderley, Benny Carter, alto sax; Lalo Schifrin, piano; Art Davis, bass; Chuck Lampkin, drums.

"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, November 21, 1960

63VK377Bernie's Tune
63VK378Swedish Jam

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Don Byas, Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Lalo Schifrin, piano; Art Davis, bass; Jo Jones, drums.

63VK379All The Things You Are

** part of Verve 2-V6S-8823 in 1973 as "Jazz At The Philharmonic In Europe".

V/V6-8540   Norman Granz Presents Jazz At The Philharmonic In Europe (Volume 2)   1963

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet #2; J.J. Johnson, trombone; Stan Getz, tenor sax; Victor Feldman, vibes, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Louis Hayes, drums.

"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, November 21, 1960

1. 63VK437Sweet Georgia Brown
2. 63VK445Blue 'N Boogie (as Bop 'N Boogie)
3. 63VK438I Waited For You
4. 63VK440Yesterdays
5. 63VK441Trotting

V/V6-8541   Norman Granz Presents Jazz At The Philharmonic In Europe (Volume 3)   1963

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Benny Carter, alto sax; Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Lalo Schifrin, piano; Art Davis, bass; Jo Jones, drums.

"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, November 21, 1960

63VK368Take The "A" Train
63VK373(Back Home Again In) Indiana
63VK369The Ballad Medley: These Foolish Things
63VK370The Ballad Medley: Yesterdays
63VK371The Ballad Medley: The Nearness Of You
63VK372The Ballad Medley: You Go To My Head
63VK446Jazz Portrait Of Brigitte Bardot

V/V6-8542   Norman Granz Presents Jazz At The Philharmonic In Europe (Volume 4)   1963

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; J.J. Johnson, trombone; Leo Wright, flute #1; Stan Getz, tenor sax; Lalo Schifrin, piano; Art Davis, bass; Chuck Lampkin, drums; Candido, bongos #2,3.

"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, November 21, 1960

1. 63VK374Kush
2. 63VK375The Mooch
3. 63VK376Wheatleigh Hall

** part of Verve 2-V6S-8823 in 1973 as "Jazz At The Philharmonic In Europe".

V/V6-8543   Lalo Schifrin, Bob Brookmeyer - Samba Para Dos   1963

Frank Rehak, trombone; Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone; Danny Bank, Al Cohn, Romeo Penque, Jerome Richardson, Zoot Sims, Phil Woods, Leo Wright, reeds; Carmelita Koehler, cello; Lalo Schifrin, piano; Jim Raney, guitar; Ben Tucker, bass; Dave Bailey, Jose Paulo, percussion.

NYC, February 7, 1963

63VK272It's All Right With Me
63VK273But Not For Me
63VK274Time After Time
63VK275Just One Of Those Things
63VK276What Kind Of Fool Am I
63VK277Samba Para Dos
63VK278I Get A Kick Out Of You
63VK290My Funny Valentine

V/V6-8544   Jimmy Smith - Hobo Flats   1963

Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Quentin Jackson, trombone; George Dorsey, Phil Woods, alto sax; Al Cohn, Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Jimmy Smith, organ; Milt Hinton, bass; Jimmy Johnson, drums; Oliver Nelson, arranger, conductor.

A&R Studios, NYC, March 15, 1963

63VK336Walk Right In
63VK337Trouble In Mind
63VK338Meditation
63VK339Blueberry Hill

George Duvivier, bass; Bill Rodriguez, drums; replaces Hinton, Johnson.

Webster Hall, NYC, March 20, 1963

63VK340AHobo Flats, Part I
63VK340BHobo Flats, Part II
63VK341The Preacher
63VK342I Can't Stop Lovin' You

V/V6-8545   Stan Getz, Joao Gilberto - Getz/Gilberto   1963

Stan Getz, tenor sax; Antonio Carlos Jobim, piano; Joao Gilberto, guitar, vocals; Tommy Williams, bass; Milton Banana, drums; Astrud Gilberto, vocals #2,5.

A&R Studios, NYC, March 18 & 19, 1963

1. 63VK328So Danco Samba
2. 63VK329The Girl From Ipanema
3. 63VK330Vivo Sohando
4. 63VK331Desafinado
5. 63VK332Corcovado
6. 63VK333P'ra Machucar Meu Coracao
7. 63VK334Doralice
8. 63VK335O Grande Amor

** part of Verve 823 611-1 in 1984 as "Stan Getz - The Girl From Ipanema: The Bossa Nova Years".

V/V6-8546   Johnny Hodges   not released

Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Lalo Schifrin, piano; Barry Galbraith, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Dave Bailey, drums.

NYC, March 26, 1963

63VK349 | 73L5939Wanderlust
63VK350 | 73L5941Somebody Loves Me
63VK351 | 73L5936Dreary Days
63VK352 | 73L5942Away From You
63VK353 | 73L5940All Too Soon
63VK354 | 73L5934Mama Knows
63VK355 | 73L5935I'm In Another World
63VK356 | 73L5937I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me
63VK357 | 73L5938B.A. Blues

** transferred to Verve V6-8834 in 1973 as "Previously Unreleased Recordings".

V/V6-8547   Antonio Carlos Jobim - The Composer Of Desafinado, Plays   1963

Jimmy Cleveland, trombone; Leo Wright, alto sax, flute; Antonio Carlos Jobim, piano, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Edson Machado, drums; unidentified strings, Claus Ogerman, arranger, conductor; and others.

NYC, May 9 & 10, 1963

63VK447Dreamer
63VK448Meditation
63VK449Desafinado
63VK450Aqua De Beber
63VK451Insensatez
63VK452Chega De Saudade
63VK453Corvocado
63VK454One Note Samba
63VK455Favela
63VK456O Morro
63VK457The Girl From Ipanema
63VK458Jazz Samba (So Danco Samba)

V/V6-8548   Kenyon Hopkins - The Yellow Canary   1963

Clark Terry, trumpet #1-3,6,8-12; Joe Newman, trumpet #4,5,7,13; Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Dick Lieb, trombone; Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Romeo Penque, Jerome Richardson, reeds; Eddie Costa as Bill Costa, vibes; Lalo Schifrin, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; George Duvivier, bass #1,2,4,5,7,8,10-13; Milt Hinton, bass #3,6,9; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Kenyon Hopkins, composer, arranger, conductor.

NYC, April 15 & 16, 1963

1. 63VK386The Whistling Canary
2. 63VK399The Yellow Canary (Main Theme)
3. 63VK380Lissa
4. 63VK381Bake's Lament
5. 63VK384The Spindrift
6. 63VK385Lonesome Canary
7. 63VK382The Hanging
8. 63VK383On The Roof
9.The Doll
10.The Menace
11.Santa Monica Blues
12.Deserted Canary
13.The Yellow Canary Juke Box

V/V6-8549   Count Basie And His Orchestra - Li'l Ol' Groovemaker....Basie!   1963

Al Aarons, Sonny Cohn, Don Rader, Fortunatus Fip Ricard, Snooky Young, trumpet; Henry Coker, Urbie Green, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Eric Dixon, Frank Foster, Frank Wess, tenor, alto sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Buddy Catlett, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Quincy Jones, composer, arranger.

NYC, April 21, 1963

63VK412Nasty Magnus
63VK413Dum Dum
63VK414Kansas City Wrinkles
63VK415Count 'Em
63VK416Belly Roll
63VK501Pleasingly Plump

same personnel.

NYC, April 22, 1963

63VK417Boody Rumble
63VK418Li'l Ol' Groovemaker
63VK419Lullaby For Jolie (Jolie Ann)

V/V6-8550   not used

V/V6-8551   Kai Winding Featuring Kenny Burrell - Soul Surfin'   1963

Kai Winding, trombone; Paul Griffin, electric piano; Jean-Jacques Perrey, Ondioline; Kenny Burrell, guitar; unknown, electric bass; unknown, drums; Claus Ogerman, arranger #1,3,5; Kai Winding, arranger #2,4; and others.

NYC, May 27, 1963

1. 63VK470More (Theme From Mondo Cane)
2. 63VK471Comin' Home Baby
3. 63VK472Pipeline
4. 63VK473Gravy Waltz
5. 63VK474Hero

Kai Winding, trombone; Paul Griffin, electric piano; Jean-Jacques Perrey, Ondioline; Kenny Burrell, guitar; unknown, electric bass; unknown, drums; Claus Ogerman, arranger #1,2; Kai Winding, arranger #3; and others.

NYC, May 28, 1963

1. 63VK475Surf Bird
2. 63VK476Tube Wail
3. 63VK477Hearse Ride

Kai Winding, trombone; Paul Griffin, electric piano; Jean-Jacques Perrey, Ondioline; Kenny Burrell, guitar; unknown, electric bass; unknown, drums; Claus Ogerman, arranger #1-3; Kai Winding, arranger #4; and others.

NYC, May 31, 1963

1. 63VK478China Nights
2. 63VK479Sukiyaki
3. 63VK480Spinner
4. 63VK481Soul Surfin'

** also issued on Verve V/V6-8551 (later) in 1963 as "Kai Winding Featuring Kenny Burrell - !!!More!!! (Theme From Mondo Cane)".

V/V6-8552   Jimmy Smith - Any Number Can Win   1963

Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Newman, Charlie Shavers, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Kai Winding, trombone; Paul Faulise, bass trombone; Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods, alto sax; Budd Johnson, Seldon Powell, tenor sax; Marvin Halladay, baritone sax; Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Art Davis, bass; Herbie Lovelle, drums; George Devens, percussion; Claus Ogerman, arranger, conductor.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 10, 1963

63VK495G'won Train
63VK496Tubs
63VK498You Came A Long Way From St. Louis

Snooky Young, trumpet; Bob Bushnell, electric bass; replaces Shavers, Ogerman.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 17, 1963

63VK502Blues For C.A.
63VK503The Ape Woman

Joe Newman, James Sedlar, trumpet; Jerome Richardson, alto, tenor, baritone sax; Budd Johnson, tenor sax; Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, Vince Gambella, Billy Mure, guitar; Milt Hinton, bass; Bob Bushnell, electric bass; Bobby Donaldson, drums; Doug Allen, Art Marotti, percussion; Claus Ogerman, arranger, director.

Bell Sound Studios, NYC, July 25, 1963

63VK516Theme From "Any Number Can Win"
63VK517Ruby
63VK518Georgia On My Mind

Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.

A&R Studios, NYC, July 29, 1963

63VK524What'd I Say
63VK526The Sermon

V/V6-8553   Kenny Burrell, Jimmy Smith - Blue Bash!   1963

Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Vince Gambella, 2nd guitar; Mel Lewis, drums.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 16, 1963

63VK499Blue Bash
63VK500Kenny's Sound

Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Milt Hinton, bass; Bill English, drums.

Bell Sound Studios, NYC, July 25, 1963

63VK520Travelin'
63VK521Fever
63VK522Soft Winds
63VK523Blues For Del

Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.

A&R Studios, NYC, July 29, 1963

63VK525Easy Living

** also issued on Verve 314 557 453-2 in 1999.

V/V6-8554   Stan Getz - Reflections   1964

Marky Markowitz, Ernie Royal, trumpet; Urbie Green, trombone; Jimmy Buffington, French horn; Don Butterfield, tuba; Stan Getz, tenor sax; George Devens, vibes, percussion; Hank Jones, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Mel Lewis, drums, percussion; Lalo Schifrin, arranger, conductor.

A&R Studios, NYC, October 21, 1963

63VK658Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most
63VK659Nitetime Street
63VK661Charade

Stan Getz, tenor sax; George Devens, vibes; Hank Jones, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; Candido Camero, Osie Johnson, percussion #2,3; Lalo Schifrin, arranger, conductor.

A&R Studios, NYC, October 22, 1963

1. 63VK664Reflections
2. 63VK666Penthouse Serenade
3. 63VK669Love

Stan Getz, tenor sax; George Devens, vibes; Hank Jones, piano; Kenny Burrell, Allen Hanlon, Willard Suyker, guitar; Bob Bushnell, George Duvivier, bass; Candido Camero, Jack Jennings, drums, percussion; strings: Sidney Edwards, Lewis Eley, Paul Gershman, Harry Glickman, Louis Haber, Julius Held, Ralph Hollander, Leo Kruczek, possibly Harry Lookofsky, Raoul Poliakin, Morris Stonzek, violin #3-5; Charles McCracken, Harvey Shapiro, cello #3-5; Claus Ogerman, arranger, conductor #3-5; choir, #1,2; Lalo Schifrin, arranger, conductor #1,2.

A&R Studios, NYC, October 28, 1963

1. 63VK662Early Autumn
2. 63VK665Sleeping Bee
3. 63VK668Moonlight In Vermont
4. 63VK670If Ever I Would Leave You
5. 63VK671Blowin' In The Wind

** also issued on Verve 314 523 322-2 in 2003.

V/V6-8555   The Individualism Of Gil Evans   1964

Jimmy Cleveland, trombone; Gil Cohen, Don Corado, Julius Watkins, French horn; Al Block, Eric Dolphy, Steve Lacy, Bob Tricarico, reeds, woodwinds; Margret Ross, harp; Barry Galbraith, guitar; Paul Chambers, Richard Davis, Ben Tucker, bass; Elvin Jones, drums; Gil Evans, composer, arranger, conductor, piano.

A&R Studios, NYC, September, 1963

64VK271Flute Song

Johnny Coles, Louis Mucci, Ernie Royal, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Tony Studd, trombone; Jim Buffington, Bob Northern, French horn; Eric Dolphy, Steve Lacy, Jerome Richardson, Bob Tricarico, reeds, woodwinds; Paul Chambers, Richard Davis, Milt Hinton, bass; Osie Johnson, drums; Gil Evans, composer, arranger, conductor, piano.

64VK272El Toreador

Johnny Coles, Bernie Glow, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Tony Studd, trombone; Ray Alonge, French horn; Bill Barber, tuba; Garvin Bushell, Eric Dolphy, Steve Lacy, Bob Tricarico, reeds, woodwinds; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Ron Carter, Paul Chambers, bass; Elvin Jones, drums; Gil Evans, composer, arranger, conductor, piano.

Webster Hall, NYC, April 6, 1964

64VK310Las Vegas Tango
64VK311Hotel Me

Frank Rehak, trombone; Ray Alonge, Julius Watkins, French horn; Bill Barber, tuba; Al Block, Andy Fitzgerald, George Marge, Wayne Shorter, Bob Tricarico, reeds, woodwinds; Bob Maxwell, harp; Gary Peacock, bass; Elvin Jones, drums; Gil Evans, arranger, conductor, piano.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 9, 1964

64VK428The Barbara Song

** also issued on Verve (J) J33J 20210 in 1987, 833 804-2 in 1988.

V/V6-8556   Kai Winding   1964

unknown, trumpet; Kai Winding, trombone; Garry Sherman, organ; unknown, guitar; unknown, electric bass; unknown, drums.

NYC, August 7, 1963

63VK527Oltre L'amor
63VK528Burning Sands
63VK529Theme From "Mr. Novak"
63VK530The Ice Cream Man

Kai Winding, trombone; and others.

NYC, August, 1963

63VK558The Lonely One

unknown, trumpet; unknown, Kai Winding, trombone; Garry Sherman, organ; unknown, guitar; unknown, electric bass; unknown, drums.

NYC, September 19, 1963

63VK586Far Out East
63VK587Get Lost
63VK588China Surf

same personnel.

NYC, September 26, 1963

63VK593Only In America
63VK594Hey Girl

same personnel.

NYC, October 3, 1963

63VK595Mocking Bird
63VK596Washington Square

V/V6-8557   not used

V/V6-8558   The Woody Herman Big Band - Hey! Heard The Herd?   1963

Roy Caton, Don Fagerquist, John Howell, Jack Scarda, trumpet; Carl Fontana, Jack Green, Urbie Green, trombone; Woody Herman, clarinet, alto sax, vocals; Dick Hafer, Arno Marsh, Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Sam Staff, baritone sax, flute; Nat Pierce, piano, celeste; Chubby Jackson, bass; Sonny Igoe, drums.

NYC, May 30, 1952

P47508 | 63VK535Terrisita
P47509 | 63VK541Stompin' At The Savoy

Roy Caton, Don Fagerquist, Lee Fortier, John Howell, trumpet; Carl Fontana, Jack Green, Urbie Green, trombone; Woody Herman, clarinet, alto sax, vocals; Dick Hafer, Arno Marsh, Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Sam Staff, baritone sax, flute; Nat Pierce, piano, celeste; Chubby Jackson, bass; Sonny Igoe, drums; Dolly Houston, vocals.

NYC, July 7, 1952

P47513 | 63VK542Celestial Blues
P47515 | 63VK536Perdido
P47516 | 63VK539Moten Stomp

Roy Caton, Phil Cook, Tommy DiCarlo, Dick Sherman, Stu Williamson, trumpet; Will Bradley, Carl Fontana, Jack Green, trombone; Woody Herman, clarinet, alto sax, vocals; Dick Hafer, Arno Marsh, Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Sam Staff, baritone sax, flute; Nat Pierce, piano, celeste; Chubby Jackson, bass; Art Mardigan, drums; Candido, Jose Mangual, percussion.

NYC, January 13, 1953

P48739 | 63VK534Blue Lou
P48741 | 63VK540Wooftie

Joe Burnette, Roy Caton, Tommy DiCarlo, Stu Williamson, trumpet; Carl Fontana, Jack Green, Urbie Green, trombone; Woody Herman, clarinet, alto sax; Dick Hafer, Arno Marsh, Bill Trujillo, tenor sax; Sam Staff, baritone sax, flute; Nat Pierce, piano; Red Kelly, bass; Art Mardigan, drums; Clark Curtis, vocals.

NYC, May 14, 1953

P49194 | 63VK533Men From Mars

Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Bobby Styles, Harold Wegbreit, Stu Williamson, trumpet; Vernon Friley, Urbie Green, Frank Rehak, Kai Winding, trombone; Woody Herman, clarinet, alto sax, vocals; Jerry Coker, Dick Hafer, Bill Trujillo, tenor sax; Sam Staff, baritone sax, flute; Nat Pierce, piano; Red Kelly, bass; Art Mardigan, drums.

NYC, September 11, 1953

P4980-1 | 63VK544Four Others

Jimmy Bonebrake, Bernie Glow, John Howell, Reuben McFall, trumpet; Jim Hewitt, Dick Kenney, Frank Rehak, Kai Winding, trombone; Woody Herman, clarinet, alto sax, vocals; Jerry Coker, Dick Hafer, Bill Trujillo, tenor sax; Sam Staff, baritone sax, flute; Nat Pierce, piano; Red Kelly, bass; Art Mardigan, drums.

NYC, October 5, 1953

P49831 | 63VK545Marakeesh

Bill Castagnino, Dick Collins, John Howell, Reuben McFall, Al Porcino, trumpet; Cy Touff, bass trumpet; Dick Kenney, Keith Moon, trombone; Woody Herman, clarinet, alto sax, vocals #1, clarinet, alto sax #2,3; Jerry Coker, Dick Hafer, Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Sam Taylor, tenor sax #1; Jack Nimitz, baritone sax; Nat Pierce, piano; Mickey Baker, guitar #1; Lloyd Trotman, bass #1; Red Kelly, bass #2,3; Panama Francis, drums #1; Chuck Flores, drums #2,3.

NYC, March 30, 1954

1. P50936 | 63VK543Castle Rock
2. P50937 | 63VK537Mambo The Most, Part 1
3. P50938 | 63VK538Mambo The Most, Part 2 (as Mambo The Utmost)

** reissue of Verve MGV-8216 in 1957 as "Woody Herman And His Orchestra - Men From Mars".

V/V6-8559   The Oscar Peterson Trio And The Gerry Mulligan Quartet At Newport   1963

Teddy Wilson, piano; Milton Hinton, bass; Specs Powell, drums; with Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax.

"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 6, 1957

63VK559Sweet Georgia Brown

Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Joe Benjamin, bass; Dave Bailey, drums.

My Funny Valentine
63VK560 | 63VK652Utter Chaos

Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass.

"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 7, 1957

63VK561Will You Still Be Mine
Joy Spring
63VK562A Gal In Calico
63VK56352nd Street Theme

V/V6-8560   The Count Basie Band With Joe Williams And The Dizzy Gillespie Band At Newport   1963

Talib Dawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, E.V. Perry, Carl Warwick, trumpet; Chuck Conner, Al Gray, Melba Liston, trombone; Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell, alto sax; Benny Golson, Billy Mitchell, tenor sax; Pee Wee Moore, baritone sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Paul West, bass; Charles Persip, drums.

"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 6, 1957

63VK577Dizzy's Blues
63VK578School Days
Doodlin'

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell, trombone; Bill Graham, alto sax; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Frank Wess, tenor sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano, organ; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Joe Williams, vocals.

"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 7, 1957

63VK572Blee Blop Blues
63VK573Alright, Okay, You Win
63VK574The Comeback
63VK575Roll 'Em Pete
63VK576Smack Dab In The Middle

V/V6-8561   Johnny Hodges - Sandy's Gone   1964

Joe Wilder, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; probably Hank Jones, piano; Wild Bill Davis, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; probably Milt Hinton, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.

NYC, September 3, 1963

63VK546The Caretakers
63VK547Again
63VK548Candy's Theme
63VK549Sandy's Gone
63VK564So Much In Love
63VK565Blue Velvet
63VK568Wonderful, Wonderful
63VK570Deep Purple
63VK571Since

Joe Newman, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Wild Bill Davis, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Mel Lewis, drums; unidentified large band, Claus Ogerman, arranger, director.

NYC, September 5, 1963

63VK566Scarlett O'Hara
63VK567Follow Me
63VK569Monkey Shack

V/V6-8562   Oscar Peterson & Nelson Riddle   1964

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Ed Thigpen, drums; 5 horns, 5 flutes, 10 celli, harp, percussion, Nelson Riddle, arranger, conductor.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, November 8, 1963

63VK708Portrait Of Jenny
63VK713My Foolish Heart
63VK714Nightingale
63VK715My Ship
63VK716Come Sunday

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Ed Thigpen, drums; probably 4 trumpet, 3-4 trombone, 5 reeds and strings, Nelson Riddle, arranger, conductor.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, November 10, 1963

63VK709Judy
63VK710'Round Midnight
63VK711A Sleeping Bee
63VK712Goodbye
63VK717Someday My Prince Will Come

V/V6-8563   Count Basie - More Hits Of The '50's And '60's   1964

Al Aarons, Sonny Cohn, Don Rader, Fortunatus Fip Ricard, Snooky Young, trumpet; Henry Coker, Urbie Green, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Eric Dixon, Frank Foster, Frank Wess, tenor, alto sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Buddy Catlett, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Billy Byers, arranger.

NYC, April 8, 9, 10 & 11, 1963

63VK387Come Fly With Me
63VK388Hey Jealous Lover
63VK389In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning
63VK390This Love Of Mine
63VK391South Of The Border
63VK392On The Road To Mandalay
63VK393I'll Never Smile Again
63VK394Only The Lonely
63VK395Saturday Night
63VK396All Of Me
63VK397The Second Time Around
63VK398I Thought About You

V/V6-8564   Spike Jones - 35 Reasons Why Christmas Can Be Fun

Spike Jones, drums; and others.

1956

20421Jingle Bells Medley: Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town / The Christmas Song / Jingle Bells
20422All I Want For Xmas Is My Two Front Teeth
20423The Night Before Christmas
20424Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
20425Silent Night
20426Sleigh Ride
20427My Birthday Comes On Christmas
20428Snow Medley: The First Snow Fall / Let It Snow
20429Nuthin' For Christmas
20430Deck The Halls With Boughs Of Holly / Away In A Manger / It Came Upon A Midnight Clear / The First Noel
20431Winter Wonderland / Silver Bells / White Christmas
20432(I'm The) Angel In The Christmas Play
20433Christmas Cradle Song
20434Frosty The Snowman
20435Hark! The Herald Angels Sing / O Little Town Of Bethlehem / Joy To The World / O Come All Ye Faithful
20436Xmas Alphabet / Merry Xmas Polka / Xmas In America
20437Wouldn't It Be Fun To Be Santa Claus' Son
20438Christmas Island
20439It's Christmas Time / Sleep Well Little Children
20440Here Comes Santa Claus
20441What Are You Doing New Year's Eve

** reissue of Verve MGV-2021 in 1956 as "Spike Jones Chorus And The Band That Plays For Fun - Let's Sing A Song Of Christmas".

V/V6-8565   The Essential Andre Previn   1963

Andre Previn, piano; Red Mitchell, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, circa summer 1959

63VK605Should I
63VK608Guido's Blackhawk
63VK614Like Blue

Andre Previn, piano; David Ross And His Orchestra.

Los Angeles, CA, 1959?

63VK604Like Young
63VK606Young Man's Lament
63VK612Young And Tender

Andre Previn, piano; Red Mitchell, Whitey Mitchell, bass; and others.

Los Angeles, CA, 1959-1960

63VK607Get Those Elephants Outa Here

Andre Previn, piano; and others.

Los Angeles, CA, 1960?

63VK613Blues For Brain

Andre Previn, piano; David Ross And His Orchestra.

Los Angeles, CA, 1960-1961?

63VK609Black And Blue
63VK610The Blue Room
63VK611Little Girl Blue
63VK615Blue Holiday

V/V6-8566   The Essential Dizzy Gillespie   1963

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Stan Getz, tenor sax; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, December 9, 1953

1368-7 | 63VK624It Don't Mean A Thing
1372-3 | 63VK622Exactly Like You

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, vocals; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Louis Bellson, drums.

NYC, October 29, 1954

2016-1 | 63VK625Sometimes I'm Happy

Emmett Berry, Dizzy Gillespie, Joe Gordon, Quincy Jones, Carl Warwick, trumpet; Rod Leavitt, Melba Liston, Frank Rehack, trombone; Jimmy Powell, Phil Woods, alto sax; Billy Mitchell, Ernie Wilkins, tenor sax; Marty Flax, baritone sax; Walter Davis, piano; Nelson Boyd, string bass; Charlie Persip, drums.

NYC, May 18 & 19, 1956

2833-1 | 63VK623Jessica's Day

same personnel.

NYC, June 6, 1956

2839-1 | 63VK621The Champ

Talib Daawud, Lee Morgan, Ermet Perry, Carl Warwick, trumpet; Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, arranger; Al Grey, Rod Levitt, trombone; Melba Liston, trombone, arranger; Ernie Henry, Jimmy Powell, alto sax; Billy Mitchell, tenor sax; Benny Golson, tenor sax, arranger; Billy Root, baritone sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; Paul West, bass; Charlie Persip, drums; Ernie Wilkins, arranger.

NYC, April 7, 1957

20829-8 | 63VK626Birks' Works

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Sonny Rollins, Sonny Stitt, tenor sax; Ray Bryant, piano; Tom Bryant, bass; Charlie Persip, drums.

Nola Studios, NYC, December 19, 1957

21857C | 63VK627I Know That You Know

Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, leader; Leo Wright, alto sax, flute; Lalo Schifrin, piano; Bob Cunningham, bass; Chuck Lampkin, drums.

"The Museum Of Modern Art", NYC, February 9, 1961

61VK260Night In Tunisia

V/V6-8567   The Essential Gerry Mulligan   1963

Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Joe Benjamin, bass; Dave Bailey, drums.

"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, evening, July 6, 1957

63VK560 | 63VK652Utter Chaos

Paul Desmond, alto sax; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Joe Benjamin, bass; Dave Bailey, drums.

Fine Sound, NYC, August 27, 1957

21324 | 62VK529Line For Lyons

Stan Getz, tenor, baritone sax; Gerry Mulligan, baritone, tenor sax; Lou Levy, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Stan Levey, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, October 12, 1957

21702-3 | 63VK367Ballad

Conte Candoli, Don Ferrara, Nick Travis, trumpet; Wayne Andre, trombone; Alan Raph, bass trombone; Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone; Dick Meldonian, alto sax; Gene Quill, alto sax, clarinet; Zoot Sims, tenor sax; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Gene Allen, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Buddy Clark, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.

Plaza Sound Studios, NYC, July 25 & 27, 1960

26653 | 63VK636Django's Castle (remake)
26750 | 63VK635My Funny Valentine

Don Ferrara, Clark Terry, Nick Travis, trumpet; Willie Dennis, trombone; Alan Raph, bass trombone; Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone; Bob Donovan, alto sax; Gene Quill, alto sax, clarinet; Jim Reider, tenor sax; Gene Allen, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax, piano; Bill Crow, bass; Mel Lewis, drums.

"Village Vanguard", NYC, December 11, 1960

23516 | 63VK637Blueport

Don Ferrara, Doc Severinsen, Nick Travis, trumpet; Willie Dennis, trombone; Alan Raph, bass trombone; Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone, arranger; Bob Donovan, alto sax, flute; Gene Quill, alto sax, clarinet; Jim Reider, tenor sax; Gene Allen, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax, piano, director; Bill Crow, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; Johnny Carisi, Gary McFarland, George Russell, arranger.

Webster Hall, NYC, July 10 & 11, 1961

61VK338Israel

Don Ferrara, Doc Severinsen, Clark Terry, Nick Travis, trumpet; Bob Brookmeyer, Willie Dennis, Tony Studd, trombone; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax, piano, leader; Gene Allen, Eddie Caine, Gene Quill, Jim Reider, sax; Jim Hall, guitar; Bill Crow, bass; Gus Johnson, drums.

Webster Hall, NYC, December 18, 1961

61VK596-7Ballad

Bob Brookmeyer, valve trombone; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Bill Crow, bass; Gus Johnson, drums.

Nola's Studio, NYC, May 14 & 15, 1962

62VK484?I Believe In You

V/V6-8568   The Essential Coleman Hawkins   1963

Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax.

circa 1948 or January, 1945

2073 | 63VK641Picasso

Bennie Green, J.J. Johnson, trombone; Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Al Haig, piano; John Collins, guitar; Nelson Boyd, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

NYC, August 29, 1949

279-6 | 63VK638There's A Small Hotel

Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Alvin Stoller, drums.

Capitol Tower, Los Angeles, CA, October 16, 1957

21754-4 | 63VK643How Long Has This Been Going On
21762-3 | 63VK644In A Mellow Tone (aka Baby, You And Me)

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; John Lewis, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Connie Kay, drums.

"Opera House", Chicago, IL, October 19, 1957

63VK642The Walker

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Hank Jones, piano; George Duvivier, bass; Mickey Sheen, drums.

Fine Recording, NYC, February 7, 1958

21922-8 | 63VK639Sunday
21923-2 | 62VK437Hanid

Coleman Hawkins, tenor sax; Ed Higgins, piano; Bob Cranshaw, bass; Walter Perkins, drums.

"Playboy Jazz Festival", Chicago, IL, August 9, 1959

62VK469 | 63VK640Body And Soul

V/V6-8569   The Essential Louis Armstrong   1963

Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Buddy Rich, drums; Ella Fitzgerald, vocals.

Los Angeles, CA, August 16, 1956

2923-5 | 20211-5 | 63VK650Cheek To Cheek

Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Louis Bellson, drums; Ella Fitzgerald, vocals.

Los Angeles, CA, July 23, 1957

21138-1 | 63VK651Stompin' At The Savoy

Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Russell Garcia, arranger, conductor.

Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1957

21272-4 | 63VK720When Your Lover Has Gone
21275-5 | 63VK648I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues

same session.

21282-3 | 63VK647Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen
21285-5 | 63VK649Body And Soul

Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Louis Bellson, drums.

Chicago, IL, October 14, 1957

21716-4 | 63VK646Blues In The Night
21717-4 | 63VK719That Old Feeling
21718-5 | 63VK645Let's Do It, Let's Fall In Love

V/V6-8570   Johnny Hodges, Wild Bill Davis - Mess Of Blues   1964

Joe Wilder, trumpet; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Wild Bill Davis, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Osie Johnson or Ed Shaughnessy, drums.

NYC, September 3 & 4, 1963

63VK550Little John, Little John
63VK551I Cried For You
63VK552A And R Blues
63VK553Lost In Meditation
63VK554Jones
63VK556Love You Madly
63VK557Stolen Sweets

V/V6-8571   The Essential Gene Krupa   1963

Charlie Ventura, tenor, baritone sax; Teddy Napoleon, piano; Gene Krupa, drums.

"Philharmonic Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1946

63VK634Dark Eyes

same personnel.

NYC, March 19, 1952

732-5 | 62VK231 | 63VK629Drum Boogie

Lionel Hampton, vibes; Teddy Wilson, piano; Red Callender, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, July 31, 1955

2361-6 | 63VK630I Got Rhythm

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, tenor sax; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1955

2527-3 | 63VK632Gene's Blues

Joe Ferrante, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Nick Travis, trumpet; Roy Eldridge, trumpet, vocals; Jimmy Cleveland, J.J. Johnson, Fred Ohms, Kai Winding, trombone; Aaron Sachs, clarinet, tenor sax; Sam Marowitz, alto sax; Hal McKusick, alto sax, clarinet; Eddie Shu, tenor sax; Danny Bank, baritone sax; Dave McKenna, piano; John Drew, bass; Gene Krupa, drums; Anita O'Day, vocals; Manny Albam, Billy Byers, Quincy Jones, Nat Pierce, arranger.

NYC, February, 1956

2764-6 | 63VK628Let Me Off Uptown

Al DeRisi, Mark Markowitz, Ernie Royal, Doc Severinsen, Al Stewart, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Willie Dennis, Urbie Green, Kai Winding, trombone; unknown, tuba; Sam Marowitz, Phil Woods, alto sax; Frank Socolow, Eddie Wasserman, tenor sax; Danny Bank, baritone sax; Hank Jones, piano; Barry Galbraith, guitar; Jimmy Gannon, bass; Gene Krupa, drums; Gerry Mulligan, arranger, conductor.

Fine Recording, NYC, October 21 & 22, 1958

22530-3 | 62VK230 | 63VK633Disc Jockey Jump

Eddie Wasserman, tenor sax, clarinet, flute; Ronnie Ball, piano; Jimmy Gannon, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

Madison, WI, December 6, 1958

22595-8 | 63VK631Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 1
22596-11 | 63VK631Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 2

Don Goldie, Al Stewart, Nick Travis, Joe Wilder, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Frank Rehak, trombone; Danny Bank, Sam Marowitz, Gerry Sanfino, Eddie Wasserman, reeds; John Bunch, piano; George Barnes, Howard Collins, guitar; Trigger Alpert, bass; Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich, drums; George Williams, arranger.

NYC, January 18, 1962

62VK284King Porter Stomp

V/V6-8572   Anita O'Day - Incomparable!   1964

Conte Candoli, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari, Stu Williamson, trumpet; Bob Edmondson, Lew McCreary, Frank Rosolino, trombone; Kenny Shroyer, bass trombone; Charlie Kennedy, Joe Maini, alto sax; Richie Kamuca, Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Jack Nimitz, baritone sax; Lou Levy, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Joe Mondragon, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; Anita O'Day, vocals; Bill Holman, arranger, conductor.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, August 16, 18 & 23, 1960

23307-8 | 63VK686It Could Happen To You
23308-12 | 63VK687Blue Champagne
23309-10 | 63VK688Avalon
23310-7 | 63VK689Old Devil Moon
23311-6 | 63VK690The Party's Over
23312-3 | 63VK691Why Shouldn't I
23313-7 | 63VK692Easy Living
23314-3 | 63VK693Can't We Be Friends
23315-4 | 63VK694Slaughter On 10th Avenue
23316-7 | 63VK695If I Love Again
23317-5 | 63VK696Speak Low
23318-7 | 63VK697Indian Summer

** originally scheduled on Verve V/V6-2154 as "I Remember Billie Holiday".

V/V6-8573   Kai Winding - Mondo Cane #2   1964

Kai Winding, trombone; Jean-Jacques Perrey, Ondioline; Les Spann, guitar; Charles Calello, Claus Ogerman, arranger.

NYC, October 16, 1963

63VK653The Moldau
63VK654The Gospel Truth
63VK656Now And Forever

Kai Winding, trombone; Jean-Jacques Perrey, Ondioline; Les Spann, guitar; Claus Ogerman, Kai Winding, arranger.

NYC, January 23, 1964

64VK227Mondo Cane #2
64VK228Portrait Of My Love
64VK230Till

Kai Winding, trombone; Jean-Jacques Perrey, Ondioline; Les Spann, guitar; Billy Byers, Claus Ogerman, Kai Winding, arranger.

NYC, January 31, 1964

64VK247Blue Star (Theme From "The Medic")
64VK248Python
64VK249The Struggle
64VK250Warm
64VK251Theme From Nowhere
64VK252Simian Theme

V/V6-8574   Vinny Bell - Whistle Stop   1964

Vinny Bell, guitar; Charles Calello, Claus Ogerman, arranger.

October 25, 1963

63VK672Whistle Stop
63VK673Shindig

same personnel.

December 16, 1963

63VK738Moonglow
63VK739Belezouki
63VK740The End Of The Time

same personnel.

December 17, 1963

63VK741Night Train
63VK742Train Man's Blues
63VK743Last Stop

same personnel.

December 22, 1963

63VK756Dawn
63VK757Memphis
63VK758Fever
63VK759What'd I Say
63VK761I Have But One Heart
63VK762Tramp Song

V/V6-8575   Cal Tjader - Breeze From The East   1964

Jerry Dodgion, flute; Cal Tjader, vibes; Lonnie Hewitt, piano; Stan Applebaum, celeste; Dick Hyman, organ; two unknown, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Johnny Rae, drums; Willie Bobo, percussion; Stan Applebaum, arranger, conductor.

NYC, November 25, 1963

63VK721East Of The Sun
63VK722Stardust
63VK723Fuji
63VK724China Nights (Shina No Yoru)
63VK725Leyte

same personnel.

NYC, November 26, 1963

63VK726Sake And Greens
63VK727Black Orchid
63VK728Theme From "Burke's Law"
63VK729Cha
63VK730Shoji
63VK731Poinciana

V/V6-8576   Wynton Kelly - Comin' In The Back Door   1964

Wynton Kelly, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Paul Chambers, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; unidentified strings, Claus Ogerman, arranger, conductor.

NYC, May 10, 1963

63VK459Quiet Village
63VK460Caesar And Cleopatra Theme
63VK461To Kill A Mockingbird

same personnel.

NYC, November 14, 1963

63VK698Nocturne
63VK699Little Tracy
63VK700The Bitter End

same personnel.

NYC, November 15, 1963

63VK701Don't Wait Too Long
63VK702Theme From "Burke's Law"
63VK703If That's The Way You Want It
63VK706Comin' In The Back Door
63VK707Signing Off

V/V6-8577   not used

V/V6-8578   Bill Evans - Trio 64   1964

Bill Evans, piano; Gary Peacock, bass; Paul Motian, drums.

NYC, December 18, 1963

63VK744For Heaven's Sake
63VK745A Sleepin' Bee
63VK746Always
63VK747Everything Happens To Me
63VK748Dancing In The Dark
63VK749Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
63VK750I'll See You Again
63VK751Little Lulu

** part of Verve VE-2-2509 in 1976 as "Trio (Motian, Peacock), Duo (Hall)". Verve 314 527 953-2 in 1997 as "The Complete Bill Evans On Verve".

V/V6-8579   Various Artists - Winners All! Down Beat Jazz Poll   1964

Buddy DeFranco, clarinet; Kenny Drew, piano; Milt Hinton, bass; Art Blakey, drums.

NYC, April 15, 1953

1212-4 | 63VK737Left Field

Paul Desmond, alto sax; Gerry Mulligan, baritone sax; Joe Benjamin, bass; Dave Bailey, drums.

Fine Sound, NYC, August 27, 1957

21326 | 62VK468 | 62VK528Standstill

Herbie Mann, flute; Laurindo Almeida, Tony Rizzi, guitar; Tony Reyes, bass; Milt Holland, drums; Frank "Chico" Guerrero, congas.

Los Angeles, CA, August, 1957

21263-6 | 63VK322Frenesi

Ella Fitzgerald, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Paul Weston, arranger, conductor.

Los Angeles, CA, March 19, 1958

22152-3 | 63VK736Swingin' Shepherd Blues

Milt Jackson, vibes; Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Ed Thigpen, drums.

NYC, September 18, 1961

61VK350A Wonderful Guy

Nat Adderley, Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Paul Faulise, Melba Liston, Britt Woodman, trombone; Cannonball Adderley, Earl Warren, alto sax; Budd Johnson, Seldon Powell, tenor sax; Yusef Lateef, tenor sax, flute; Jerome Richardson, baritone sax, flute; Tommy Flanagan, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Osie Johnson, drums; Ernie Wilkins, arranger, conductor.

NYC, January 23, 1962

62VK263Cannon Bilt

Stan Getz, tenor sax; Charlie Byrd, guitar; Keter Betts, bass; Gene Byrd, bass, guitar; Buddy Deppenschmidt, Bill Reichenbach, drums.

"Pierce Hall, All Souls Unitarian Church", Washington, DC, February 13, 1962

62VK339Baia

Joe Newman, Ernie Royal, Doc Severinsen, Joe Wilder, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Britt Woodman, trombone; Tom Mitchell, bass trombone; Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods, alto sax; Bob Ashton, Babe Clarke, tenor sax; George Barrow, baritone sax; Jimmy Smith, organ; Barry Galbraith, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Oliver Nelson, arranger, conductor.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 28, 1962

62VK380Ol' Man River

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Ed Thigpen, drums.

Chicago, IL, September 25, 1962

62VK635The Gravy Waltz

Al Aarons, Sonny Cohn, Thad Jones, Fortunatus Fip Ricard, Ernie Royal, trumpet; Henry Coker, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Eric Dixon, tenor sax, flute; Frank Wess, tenor, alto sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax, flute; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Buddy Catlett, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Neal Hefti, arranger.

NYC, November 2, 3 & 5, 1962

62VK691I'm Shouting Again

J.J. Johnson, trombone; Hank Jones, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Walter Perkins, drums.

NYC, April 6, 1963

63VK360My Favorite Things

V/V6-8580   Ray Brown/Milt Jackson - Much In Common   1964

Milt Jackson, vibes; Wild Bill Davis, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Albert "Tootie" Heath, drums; Marion Williams, vocals.

A&R Studios, NYC, January 13, 1964

64VK207Give Me That Old Time Religion
64VK208Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
64VK209Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
64VK210When The Saints Go Marching In
64VK211I've Got To Live The Life I Sing About

Milt Jackson, vibes; Hank Jones, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Albert "Tootie" Heath, drums.

A&R Studios, NYC, January 14, 1964

64VK212Much In Common
64VK213What Kind Of Fool Am I
64VK214Gravy Blues
64VK215Nancy
64VK216Just For A Thrill

V/V6-8581   Oscar Peterson Plays My Fair Lady   1964

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Gene Gammage, drums.

Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, November 20 & 21, 1958

22541-10 | 64VK200On The Street Where You Live
22542-37 | 64VK201Get Me To The Church On Time
22543-9 | 64VK202I Could Have Danced All Night
22544-7 | 64VK203I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face
22545-3 | 64VK204Wouldn't It Be Loverly
22546-6 | 64VK205Show Me
22547-10 | 64VK206The Rain In Spain

** reissue of Verve MGV-2119 in 1959.

V/V6-8582   The Essential Benny Goodman   1964

Benny Goodman, clarinet; Lionel Hampton, vibes; Teddy Wilson, piano; Gene Krupa, drums.

radio broadcast, "Camel Caravan", NYC, May 18, 1937

22012 | 64VK238Diga Diga Doo

Ziggy Elman, Chris Griffin, Harry James, trumpet; Red Ballard, Murray McEachern, trombone; Benny Goodman, clarinet; George Koenig, Hymie Schertzer, alto sax; Vido Musso, Art Rollini, tenor sax; Jess Stacy, piano; Allan Reuss, guitar; Harry Goodman, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

radio broadcast, Atlantic City, NJ, June 3, 1937

64VK239When It's Sleepy Time Down South

Benny Goodman, clarinet; Teddy Wilson, piano; Gene Krupa, drums.

radio broadcast, "Camel Caravan", Los Angeles, CA, July 27, 1937

22006 | 64VK232Marie

Benny Goodman, clarinet; Lionel Hampton, vibes; Teddy Wilson, piano; Gene Krupa, drums.

radio broadcast, "Camel Caravan", Los Angeles, CA, September 7, 1937

64VK235Smiles

Ziggy Elman, Chris Griffin, Harry James, trumpet; Red Ballard, Will Bradley, trombone; Benny Goodman, clarinet; George Koenig, Hymie Schertzer, alto sax; Vido Musso, Art Rollini, tenor sax; Jess Stacy, piano; Allan Reuss, guitar; Harry Goodman, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

radio broadcast, "Camel Caravan", NYC, November 16, 1937

64VK242Big John's Special

Vernon Brown, trombone; replaces Bradley.

radio broadcast, "Camel Caravan", NYC, December 7, 1937

22002 | 64VK240I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm

Babe Russin, tenor sax; replaces Musso.

radio broadcast, "Camel Caravan", NYC, December 14, 1937

22007 | 64VK231Dear Old Southland
22016 | 64VK237Three Little Words

same personnel.

radio broadcast, "Camel Caravan", NYC, January 4, 1938

64VK234If Dreams Come True

Ziggy Elman, Chris Griffin, Harry James, trumpet; Red Ballard, Vernon Brown, trombone; Benny Goodman, clarinet; Noni Bernardi, Dave Matthews, alto sax; Jerry Jerome, Art Rollini, tenor sax; Jess Stacy, piano; Ben Heller, guitar; Harry Goodman, bass; Buddy Schutz, drums.

radio broadcast, "Camel Caravan", NYC, December 13, 1938

22011 | 64VK233Bach Goes To Town

Irving Goodman, trumpet; Hymie Schertzer, alto sax; replaces James, Matthews.

radio broadcast, "Camel Caravan", NYC, April 11, 1939

64VK236Honeysuckle Rose

Benny Goodman, clarinet; Lionel Hampton, vibes; Fletcher Henderson, piano; Charlie Christian, guitar; Artie Bernstein, bass; Nick Fatool, drums.

radio broadcast, "Waldorf-Astoria Hotel", NYC, November 27, 1939

22008 | 64VK241AC-DC Current

V/V6-8583   Jimmy Smith - Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?   1964

Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Newman, Charlie Shavers, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Kai Winding, trombone; Paul Faulise, bass trombone; Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods, alto sax; Budd Johnson, Seldon Powell, tenor sax; Marvin Halladay, baritone sax; Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Art Davis, bass; Herbie Lovelle, drums; George Devens, percussion; Claus Ogerman, arranger, conductor.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 10, 1963

63VK497Women Of The World

Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Grady Tate, drums; unidentified orchestra, Oliver Nelson, arranger, conductor.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 20, 1964

64VK223Slaughter On Tenth Avenue

same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 21, 1964

64VK225Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?, Part 1
64VK226Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?, Part 2

Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Grady Tate, drums; unidentified orchestra, Claus Ogerman, arranger, conductor.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 27, 1964

64VK218Bluesette
64VK219Wives And Lovers
64VK221John Brown's Body
Women Of The World

V/V6-8584   The Great New Gene Krupa Quartet Featuring Charlie Ventura   1964

Charlie Ventura, tenor sax; John Bunch, piano; Nabil Totah, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

NYC, January 29, 1964

64VK243I Love You
64VK244Cry Me A River
64VK245Misty
64VK246Take The "A" Train
64VK253Flying Home
64VK254Tickle Toe

same personnel.

NYC, February 5, 1964

64VK255Come Back To Sorrento
64VK256Undecided
64VK257Sophisticated Lady
64VK258Stompin' Waltz
64VK259I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
64VK260Hello, Dolly

V/V6-8585   Cal Tjader - Warm Wave   1964

Seldon Powell, Jerome Richardson, tenor sax; Cal Tjader, vibes; Patti Bown, Hank Jones, Bernie Leighton, piano; Kenny Burrell, Jim Raney, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Willie Rodriguez, percussion; + Strings: Maurice Brown, Sid Edwards, Lewis Eley, Harry Glickman, Paul Greshman, Louis Haber, Julius Held, Leo Kruczek as Teo Kruczek, Harry Lookofsky, Charles McCracken, George Ockner, Gene Orloff, Raoul Poliakin, Lucien Schmidt, Alan Shulman, Sylvan Shulman, Morris Stonzek, Paul Winter, strings; Claus Ogerman, arranger, conductor.

A&R Studios, NYC, May 8, 11 & 13, 1964;
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 8, 1964

64VK360Where Or When
64VK361This Time The Dream's On Me
64VK362Ev'rytime We Say Goodbye
64VK363Violets For Your Furs
64VK367The Way You Look Tonight
64VK368People
64VK369Passe
64VK370I'm Old Fashioned
64VK371Poor Butterfly
64VK372Just Friends
64VK373Sunset Boulevard

V/V6-8586   not used

V/V6-8587   The Incredible Jimmy Smith - The Cat   1964

Bernie Glow, Thad Jones, Marky Markowitz, Jimmy Maxwell, Ernie Royal, Snooky Young, trumpet; Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, trombone; Tony Studd, bass trombone; Ray Alonge, Jim Buffington, Earl Chapin, Bill Correa, French horn; Don Butterfield, tuba; Jimmy Smith, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; George Duvivier, bass; Grady Tate, drums; Phil Kraus, percussion; Lalo Schifrin, conductor, arranger.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 27, 1964

64VK332Theme From "Joy House"
64VK333Main Title From "The Carpetbaggers"
64VK334Delon's Blues

same personnel.

Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 29, 1964

64VK341Basin Street Blues
64VK342St. Louis Blues
64VK343The Cat (From The MGM Motion Picture "Joy House")
64VK344Blues In The Night
64VK345Chicago Serenade

V/V6-8588   Wynton Kelly Trio - It's All Right!   1964

Wynton Kelly, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Paul Chambers, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; Candido, conga drums; add The Tommy Rey Caribe Steel Band: Ralph Cawley, Hiram Delgado, Malcolm Evans as Malcom Evans, Tommy Rey as Tommy Reynolds, Norman Symonds, steel drums #3; Donald Usher, maracas #3.

Webster Hall, NYC, March 10, 1964

1. 64VK292Not A Tear
2. 64VK293South Seas
3. 64VK294The Fall Of Love (From "The Fall Of The Roman Empire")

Wynton Kelly, piano; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Paul Chambers, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; Candido, conga drums.

Webster Hall, NYC, March 11, 1964

64VK295It's All Right

same personnel.

Webster Hall, NYC, March 19, 1964

64VK299Moving Up
64VK300On The Trail (From "The Grand Canyon Suite")
64VK301Kelly Roll
64VK302Escapade
64VK303Portrait Of Jennie

** also issued on Verve (J) J28J 25119 in 1988.

V/V6-8589   Willis Jackson - 'Gator Tails   1964

Willis Jackson, tenor sax; unidentified orchestra, Robert Banks, Claus Ogerman, arranger.

A&R Studios, NYC, March 18, 1964

64VK304Swimmin' Home, Baby (Fruit Cake)
64VK306?Early One Morning (Part 2)

same personnel.

A&R Studios, NYC, June 23, 1964

64VK420On Broadway
64VK421Someone To Watch Over Me
64VK422Frankie And Johnny
64VK423I Almost Lost My Mind
64VK424The Skillet
64VK425The Crocodile
64VK426Lonesome Road

** also issued on Verve V6-8782 in 1969 as "Willis Jackson".

V/V6-8590   not used

V/V6-8591   The Oscar Peterson Trio Plays   1964

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Ed Thigpen, drums.

NYC, February 27, 1964

64VK261Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)
64VK262Shiny Stockings
64VK263Little Darlin'
64VK264Little Right Foot
64VK265You Stepped Out Of A Dream

same personnel.

NYC, February 28, 1964

64VK266Let's Fall In Love
64VK267The Strut
64VK268This Nearly Was Mine
64VK269Satin Doll

V/V6-8592   not used

V/V6-8593   The Best Of Mel Torme - Verve's Choice!   1964

Mel Torme, vocals; unidentified orchestra & strings, including Frank Rosolino, trombone; Marty Paich, piano, celeste; Marty Paich, arranger, conductor.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, June 25, 1958

22262-2 | 64VK324That Old Feeling

Mel Torme, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Billy May, arranger, conductor.

Los Angeles, CA, March 21, 1959

22758-5 | 64VK319South Of The Border

same personnel.

Los Angeles, CA, April 2, 1959

22791-4 | 64VK320Perfidia

Al Porcino, Stu Williamson, trumpet; Frank Rosolino, trombone; Vince DeRosa, French horn; Red Callender, tuba; Art Pepper, alto sax; Bill Perkins, tenor sax; Bill Hood, baritone sax; Marty Paich, piano, arranger; Joe Mondragon, bass; Mel Lewis, drums; Mel Torme, vocals.

Los Angeles, CA, January 21, 1960

23045-9 | 64VK325Too Close For Comfort

same personnel.

Los Angeles, CA, February 11, 1960

23086-15 | 64VK326On The Street Where You Live
23087-5 | 64VK321Just In Time

Mel Torme, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Russell Garcia, arranger, conductor.

Los Angeles, CA, August 3, 1960

23294-6 | 64VK323Moonlight In Vermont

same personnel.

Los Angeles, CA, August 5, 1960

23302-2 | 64VK322Blue Moon

Jack Sheldon, trumpet; Frank Rosolino, trombone; Stu Williamson, valve trombone; Joe Maini, alto sax; Ed Theodore, tenor sax; Bill Perkins, baritone sax; Jimmy Rowles, piano; Al Hendrickson, guitar; Joe Mondragon, bass; Shelly Manne, drums; Mel Torme, vocals; Johnny Mandel, arranger, director.

Los Angeles, CA, December 12, 1960

23403-6 | 62VK545I'm Gonna Go Fishin'
23404-6 | 62VK548Take The "A" Train

Mel Torme, vocals; Wally Stott And His Orchestra, Wally Stott, arranger, conductor.

London, England, July 19, 1961

61VK676?The Christmas Song

Mel Torme, vocals; Geoff Love And His Orchestra, Geoff Love, arranger, conductor.

London, England, July 21, 1961

61VK668?You And The Night And The Music

V/V6-8594   The Best Of Gene Krupa - Verve's Choice!   1964

Charlie Ventura, tenor, baritone sax; Teddy Napoleon, piano; Gene Krupa, drums.

"Philharmonic Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, January 28, 1946

63VK634Dark Eyes

same personnel.

NYC, March 19, 1952

732-5 | 62VK231 | 63VK629Drum Boogie

Lionel Hampton, vibes; Teddy Wilson, piano; Red Callender, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, July 31, 1955

2361-6 | 63VK630I Got Rhythm

Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, tenor sax; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, November 1, 1955

2527-3 | 63VK632Gene's Blues

Al DeRisi, Mark Markowitz, Ernie Royal, Doc Severinsen, Al Stewart, trumpet; Jimmy Cleveland, Willie Dennis, Urbie Green, Kai Winding, trombone; unknown, tuba; Sam Marowitz, Phil Woods, alto sax; Frank Socolow, Eddie Wasserman, tenor sax; Danny Bank, baritone sax; Hank Jones, piano; Barry Galbraith, guitar; Jimmy Gannon, bass; Gene Krupa, drums; Gerry Mulligan, arranger, conductor.

Fine Recording, NYC, October 21 & 22, 1958

22530-3 | 62VK230 | 63VK633Disc Jockey Jump

Eddie Wasserman, tenor sax, clarinet, flute; Ronnie Ball, piano; Jimmy Gannon, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

Madison, WI, December 6, 1958

22595-8 | 63VK631Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 1
22596-11 | 63VK631Sing, Sing, Sing, Part 2

same personnel.

"London House", Chicago, IL, January, 1959

22636-3 | 64VK327Big Noise From Winnetka

Ernie Royal, Doc Severinsen, Joe Wilder, trumpet; Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Urbie Green, Tom Mitchell, trombone; Don Butterfield, tuba; Toots Mondello, Jerry Sanfino, alto sax; Romeo Penque, Eddie Wasserman, tenor sax; Danny Bank, tenor sax, flute; Milt Hinton, bass; Gene Krupa, drums; Mousie Alexander, Doug Allen, Joe Venuto, percussion; George Williams, arranger.

Webster Hall, NYC, June 12, 1961

61VK317Valse Triste

V/V6-8595   The Best Of Louis Armstrong - Verve's Choice!   1964

Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Louis Bellson, drums.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, July 31, 1957

21213-7Let's Do It (, Let's Fall In Love)

Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Russell Garcia, arranger, conductor.

Los Angeles, CA, August 14, 1957

21272-4 | 63VK720When Your Lover Has Gone
21275-5 | 63VK648I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues

same session.

21282-3 | 63VK647Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen
21285-5 | 63VK649Body And Soul

Louis Armstrong, trumpet, vocals; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Louis Bellson, drums.

Chicago, IL, October 14, 1957

21716-4 | 63VK646Blues In The Night
21717-4 | 63VK719That Old Feeling

V/V6-8596   The Best Of Count Basie - Verve's Choice!   1964

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Ben Powell, trombone; Bill Graham, alto sax; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Frank Wess, tenor sax, flute; Frank Foster, tenor sax, arranger; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar, arranger; Eddie Jones, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Joe Williams, vocals; Wild Bill Davis, Ernie Wilkins, arranger.

NYC, May 17, 1955

2347-2 | 64VK364Every Day I Have The Blues
2348-5The Comeback
2349-2 | 62VK208Alright, Okay, You Win
2350-3 | 64VK366In The Evening (When The Sun Goes Down)

same personnel.

NYC, July 26, 1955

2351-1 | 62VK210April In Paris

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, trumpet; Joe Newman, trumpet, arranger; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell, trombone; Bill Graham, alto sax; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Frank Wess, tenor sax, flute, arranger; Frank Foster, tenor sax, arranger; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano, organ; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Joe Williams, vocals; Ernie Wilkins, arranger.

NYC, January 4, 1956

2621-3Shiny Stockings

Foster plays, tenor sax; Wess plays, tenor sax, flute.

NYC, June 27, 1956

2911-2One O'Clock Jump (long version)

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell, trombone; Bill Graham, alto sax; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Frank Wess, tenor sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Joe Williams, vocals.

live in Goteborg, Sweden, September 7, 1956

63VK260Jumpin' At The Woodside

same personnel.

Los Angeles, CA, August, 1957

21447 | 64VK365Jamboree

V/V6-8597   Count Basie - Basie Land   1964

Al Aarons, Sonny Cohn, Don Rader, Fortunatus Fip Ricard as Fip Richard, Snooky Young, trumpet; Henry Coker, Urbie Green, Grover Mitchell, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Eric Dixon, Frank Foster, Frank Wess, alto, tenor sax, flute; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Buddy Catlett, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Billy Byers, arranger.

NYC, May 4 & 5, 1964

64VK374Doodle-Oodle
64VK375Instant Blues
64VK376Yuriko
64VK377Gymnastics
64VK378Count Me In
64VK379Rabble Rouser
64VK380Sassy
64VK381Big Brother
64VK382Basie Land
64VK383Wanderlust

V/V6-8598   not used

V/V6-8599   Johnny Hodges, Wild Bill Davis - Blue Rabbit   1964

Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Ray Jackson, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Bobby Donaldson, drums.

RKO Sound Studios, NYC, May 15, 1963

63VK463I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
63VK464Tangerine

Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Ray Jackson, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Jack Lesberg, bass; Bobby Donaldson, drums.

RKO Sound Studios, NYC, May 17, 1963

63VK468Creole Love Call

Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Wild Bill Davis, organ; Mundell Lowe, guitar; Richard Davis, bass; Osie Johnson, drums.

NYC, April 28, 1964

64VK338Blues O' Mighty
64VK339Things Ain't What They Used To Be
64VK340Satin Doll
64VK488Fiddler's Fancy

same personnel.

NYC, April 30, 1964

64VK347Wisteria
64VK349Mud Pie