Clef Records Catalog: 78/45 rpm 89100, 5000 series

Clef/Verve 89100 series (10 inch 78 rpm/7 inch 45 rpm)

Clef 89100   Lester Young - I Can't Give You Anything But Love / I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)   1954

Lester Young, tenor sax; Oscar Peterson, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; J.C. Heard, drums.

NYC, August 4, 1952

893-4I Can't Give You Anything But Love
895-2I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)

** also issued on Clef 89100x45 in 1954.

Clef 89101   Count Basie - Basie Beat / Count's Organ Blues   1954

Joe Newman, trumpet; Paul Quinichette, tenor sax; Count Basie, piano, organ; Freddie Green, guitar; Gene Ramey, bass; Buddy Rich, drums.

NYC, December 15, 1952

977-3Basie Beat
979-1Count's Organ Blues

** also issued on Clef 89101x45 in 1954.

Clef 89102   Count Basie - K.C. Organ Blues / Stan Shorthair   1954

Joe Newman, trumpet; Paul Quinichette, tenor sax; Count Basie, piano, organ; Freddie Green, guitar; Gene Ramey, bass; Buddy Rich, drums.: same session.

NYC, December 15, 1952

980-1K.C. Organ Blues
982-1Stan Shorthair

** also issued on Clef 89102x45 in 1954.

Clef 89103   Slim Gaillard - Mishugana Mambo / Go Man Go   1954

unknown, tenor sax; unknown, piano; Slim Gaillard, guitar, vocals; unknown, bass; unknown, drums; unidentified brass.

NYC, December, 1953

1487Mishugana Mambo
1488Go Man Go

** also issued on Clef 89103x45 in 1954.

Clef 89104   Gene Krupa - September Song / Harmonica Shu Boogie   1954

Eddie Shu, clarinet, tenor sax, harmonica; Teddy Napoleon, piano; Gene Krupa, drums.

NYC, February 1, 1954

1502-3September Song
1503-2Harmonica Shu Boogie

** also issued on Clef 89104x45 in 1954.

Clef 89105   Gene Krupa - Midget / Showcase   1954

Charlie Shavers, trumpet; Bill Harris, trombone; Ben Webster, tenor sax; Teddy Wilson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Gene Krupa, drums; with Herb Ellis, guitar.

NYC, September 10, 1953

1310-5Midget
1314-2Showcase

** also issued on Clef 89105x45 in 1954.

Clef 89106   Oscar Peterson - Polka Dots And Moonbeams / One For My Baby   1954

Oscar Peterson, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Ray Brown, bass.

NYC, May 21, 1953

1231-1Polka Dots And Moonbeams
1232-1One For My Baby

** also issued on Clef 89106x45 in 1954.

Clef 89107   Illinois Jacquet - Jacquet Jumps / Jatap Conga   1954

Russell Jacquet, trumpet; Matthew Gee, trombone; Illinois Jacquet, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Raymond Acea, piano; Al Lucas, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

NYC, December 11, 1953

1388-5Jacquet Jumps
1392-2Jatap Conga

** also issued on Clef 89107x45 in 1954.

Clef 89108   Billie Holiday - If The Moon Turns Green / Autumn In New York   1954

Charlie Shavers, trumpet; Flip Phillips, tenor sax; Oscar Peterson, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Alvin Stoller, drums; Billie Holiday, vocals.

Los Angeles, CA, April, 1952

788-1If The Moon Turns Green
790-7Autumn In New York

** also issued on Clef 89108x45 in 1954.

Clef 89109   Benny Carter - Flamingo / Can't We Be Friends   1954

Benny Carter, alto sax, arranger; Gerry Wiggins, piano; Jack Marshall, guitar; Red Callender, bass; Alvin Stoller, drums; with Joseph Eger, John Graas, Gale Robinson, horn; Benjamin Barrett, concertmaster; Sam Cytron, John DeVoogdt, Henry Hill, George Kast, Jack Shulman, Cyril Towbin, violin; Lou Kievman, Abraham Weiss, viola; Armand Kaproff, Ray Kramer, cello; Joe Glover, arranger, conductor.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, December 31, 1953

1485-4Flamingo

Benny Carter, alto sax, arranger; Gerry Wiggins, piano; Jack Marshall, guitar; Red Callender, bass; Jackie Mills, drums; with Hoyt Bohannon, Joe Howard, Pullman Pederson, trombone; Juan Tizol, valve trombone; Benjamin Barrett, concertmaster; Sam Albert, Sam Cytron, Henry Hill, Anatol Kaminsky, George Kast, Jack Shulman, violin; Joe DiFiore, Lou Kievman, viola; Armand Kaproff, Ray Kramer, cello; Joe Glover, arranger, conductor.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, January 4, 1954

1491-3Can't We Be Friends

** also issued on Clef 89109x45 in 1954.

Clef 89110   Roy Eldridge - Willow Weep For Me / Somebody Loves Me   1954

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Alvin Stoller, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, December, 1953

1379-6Willow Weep For Me
1380-2Somebody Loves Me

** also issued on Clef 89110x45 in 1954.

Clef 89111   Flip Phillips - I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket / Singing In The Rain   1954

Al Porcino, trumpet; Bill Harris, trombone; Charlie Kennedy, alto sax; Flip Phillips, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Mickey Crane, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Clyde Lombardi, bass; Max Roach, drums.

NYC, March 21, 1952

750-3I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket
751-2Singing In The Rain

** also issued on Clef 89111x45 in 1954.

Clef 89112   Count Basie - Softly With Feeling / Base Goes Wess   1954

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Joe Newman, Joe Wilder, trumpet; Henderson Chambers, Henry Coker, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Ernie Wilkins, alto, tenor sax, arranger; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Frank Wess, tenor sax, arranger; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano, organ; Freddie Green, guitar, arranger; Eddie Jones, bass; Gus Johnson, drums; Neal Hefti, Johnny Mandel, arranger.

NYC, December 12, 1953

1406-2Softly With Feeling
1408-1Base Goes Wess

** also issued on Clef 89112x45 in 1954.

Clef 89113   Oscar Peterson - It's Easy To Remember / Pooper   1954

Oscar Peterson, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Ray Brown, bass.

Los Angeles, CA, November 25, 1951

632-8It's Easy To Remember
633-6Pooper

** also issued on Clef 89113x45 in 1954.

Clef 89114   Gene Krupa - This Can't Be Love / Don't Be That Way   1954

Eddie Shu, clarinet, tenor sax, harmonica; Teddy Napoleon, piano; Gene Krupa, drums.

NYC, February 1, 1954

1501-1This Can't Be Love
1504-4Don't Be That Way

** also issued on Clef 89114x45 in 1954.

Clef 89115   Count Basie - Peace Pipe / The Blues Done Come Back   1954

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Joe Newman, Joe Wilder, trumpet; Henderson Chambers, Henry Coker, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Ernie Wilkins, alto, tenor sax, arranger; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Frank Wess, tenor sax, arranger; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano, organ; Freddie Green, guitar, arranger; Eddie Jones, bass; Gus Johnson, drums; Neal Hefti, Johnny Mandel, arranger.

NYC, December 12, 1953

1403-3Peace Pipe
1410-1The Blues Done Come Back

** also issued on Clef 89115x45 in 1954.

Clef 89116   Roy Eldridge - When It's Sleepy Time Down South / Echoes Of Harlem   1954

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Alvin Stoller, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, December, 1953

1382-8When It's Sleepy Time Down South
1385-3Echoes Of Harlem

** also issued on Clef 89116x45 in 1954.

Clef 89117   Artie Shaw - Sunny Side Up / Imagination   1954

Artie Shaw, clarinet; Hank Jones, piano; Joe Puma, guitar; Tommy Potter, bass; Irv Kluger, drums.

NYC, 1954

1644Sunny Side Up
1647Imagination

** also issued on Clef 89117x45 in 1954.

Clef 89118   Roger King Mozian - Forlorn / Just Mozian Along   1954

Roger King Mozian, trumpet; and others.

circa 1954

1618-8Forlorn
1620-5Just Mozian Along

** also issued on Clef 89118x45 in 1954.

Clef 89119   Gene Krupa - Windy / Meddle My Minor   1954

Charlie Shavers, trumpet; Bill Harris, trombone; Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, tenor sax; Teddy Wilson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

NYC, February 2, 1954

1507-4Windy
1508-2Meddle My Minor

** also issued on Clef 89119x45 in 1954.

Clef 89120   Count Basie - Cherry Point / Right On   1954

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Joe Newman, Joe Wilder, trumpet; Henderson Chambers, Henry Coker, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Ernie Wilkins, alto, tenor sax, arranger; Frank Foster, tenor sax; Frank Wess, tenor sax, arranger; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano, organ; Freddie Green, guitar, arranger; Eddie Jones, bass; Gus Johnson, drums; Neal Hefti, Johnny Mandel, arranger.

NYC, December 12, 1953

1407-6Cherry Point
1409-2Right On

** also issued on Clef 89120x45 in 1954.

Clef 89121   Illinois Jacquet - Little Jeff / Heads   1954

Russell Jacquet, trumpet; Matthew Gee, trombone; Illinois Jacquet, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Raymond Acea, piano; Al Lucas, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

NYC, December 11, 1953

1387-2Little Jeff
1394-7Heads

** also issued on Clef 89121x45 in 1954.

Clef 89122   Flip Phillips - Long Island Boogie / Stardust   1954

Bill Harris, trombone; Flip Phillips, tenor sax; Lou Levy, piano; Jimmy Woode, bass, vocals; Joe McDonald, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, August 9, 1951

619-2Long Island Boogie
620-1Stardust

** also issued on Clef 89122x45 in 1954.

Clef 89123   Roy Eldridge - When Your Lover Has Gone / I Can't Get Started   1954

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Alvin Stoller, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, December, 1953

1381-1When Your Lover Has Gone
1386-3I Can't Get Started

** also issued on Clef 89123x45 in 1954.

Clef 89124   Oscar Peterson - Angel Eyes / Unforgettable   1954

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

Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1954

1706-6Angel Eyes
1707-1Unforgettable

** also issued on Clef 89124x45 in 1954.

Clef 89125   Illinois Jacquet - Blue Nocturne / R.U. One?   1954

Russell Jacquet, trumpet; Matthew Gee, trombone; Illinois Jacquet, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Raymond Acea, piano; Al Lucas, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

NYC, December 11, 1953

1389-5Blue Nocturne
1391-3R.U. One?

** also issued on Clef 89125x45 in 1954.

Clef 89126   Count Basie - Slow But Sure / You For Me   1955

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Ernie Wilkins, alto, tenor sax, arranger; Frank Wess, tenor sax; Frank Foster, tenor sax, arranger; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Gus Johnson, drums; Manny Albam, Neal Hefti, arranger.

NYC, August 16, 1954

1887-6Slow But Sure
1888-3You For Me

** also issued on Clef 89126x45 in 1955.

Clef 89127   Oscar Peterson - Pompton Turnpike / Serenade In Blue   1955

Oscar Peterson, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Ray Brown, bass.

Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1953

1329-3Pompton Turnpike

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

Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1954

1704-4Serenade In Blue

** also issued on Clef 89127x45 in 1955.

Clef 89128   Lionel Hampton - It's A Blue World / Flying Home   1955

Lionel Hampton, vibes; Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass; Buddy Rich, drums.

NYC, September 13, 1954

1947-4It's A Blue World (short version)
1950-2Flying Home

** also issued on Clef 89128x45 in 1955.

Clef 89129   Charlie Parker - Kim / Cosmic Rays   1955

Charlie Parker, alto sax; Hank Jones, piano; Teddy Kotick, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Fulton Recording, NYC, December 30, 1952

1120-4Kim
1121-2Cosmic Rays

** also issued on Clef 89129x45 in 1955.

Clef 89130   Oscar Peterson - Dark Eyes / Nuages   1955

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass.

NYC, August, 1950

461-3Dark Eyes

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

Los Angeles, CA, November 16, 1954

2092-1Nuages

** also issued on Clef 89130x45 in 1955.

Clef 89131   Count Basie - Soft Drink / Two For The Blues   1955

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Ernie Wilkins, alto, tenor sax, arranger; Frank Wess, tenor sax; Frank Foster, tenor sax, arranger; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Gus Johnson, drums; Manny Albam, Neal Hefti, arranger.

NYC, August 16, 1954

1890-4Soft Drink
1891-2Two For The Blues

** also issued on Clef 89131x45 in 1955.

Clef 89132   Billie Holiday - How Deep Is The Ocean / What A Little Moonlight Can Do   1955

Charlie Shavers, trumpet; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Ed Shaughnessy, drums; Billie Holiday, vocals.

NYC, April 14, 1954

1567-1How Deep Is The Ocean
1568-1What A Little Moonlight Can Do

** also issued on Clef 89132x45 in 1955.

Clef 89133   Illinois Jacquet - Jacquet's Dilemma / Mambocito Mio   1955

Russell Jacquet, trumpet; Matthew Gee, trombone; Illinois Jacquet, tenor sax; Leo Parker, baritone sax; John Acea, piano; Al Lucas, bass; Osie Johnson, drums; Chino Pozo, congas.

NYC, December 13, 1954

2117-5Jacquet's Dilemma
2118-2Mambocito Mio

** also issued on Clef 89133x45 in 1955.

Clef 89134   Gene Krupa - How High The Moon / Love For Sale   1955

Eddie Shu, clarinet, tenor sax, harmonica; Teddy Napoleon, piano; Gene Krupa, drums.

NYC, February 1, 1954

1498-2How High The Moon
1499-2Love For Sale

** also issued on Clef 89134x45 in 1955.

Clef 89135   Harry Carney - Moonlight On The Ganges / We're In Love Again   1955

Ray Nance, trumpet, violin; Tony Miranda, French horn; Jimmy Hamilton, clarinet, tenor sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Leroy Lovett, piano; Billy Bauer, guitar; Wendell Marshall, bass; Louis Bellson, drums; unidentified strings.

NYC, December 14, 1954

2126-2Moonlight On The Ganges
2128-3We're In Love Again

** also issued on Clef 89135x45 in 1955.

Clef 89136   Lionel Hampton - Hamp's Boogie Woogie / A Foggy Day   1955

Lionel Hampton, vibes, piano, vocals; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Buddy Rich, drums.

NYC, September 15, 1954

1971-3Hamp's Boogie Woogie
1974-2A Foggy Day

** also issued on Clef 89136x45 in 1955.

Clef 89137   Count Basie - I Feel Like A New Man / Stereophonic   1955

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Ernie Wilkins, alto, tenor sax, arranger; Frank Wess, tenor sax; Frank Foster, tenor sax, arranger; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Gus Johnson, drums; Manny Albam, Neal Hefti, arranger.

NYC, August 16, 1954

1893-4I Feel Like A New Man

Foster plays, tenor sax; Basie plays, piano, organ. Buster Harding, arranger; replaces Albam.

NYC, August 17, 1954

1895-7Stereophonic

** also issued on Clef 89137x45 in 1955.

Clef 89138   Charlie Parker - Chi-Chi / I Remember You   1955

Charlie Parker, alto sax; Al Haig, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Fulton Recording, NYC, July 28, 1953

1246-6Chi-Chi
1247-1I Remember You

** also issued on Clef 89138x45 in 1955.

Clef 89139   Oscar Peterson - Minor Blues / Pettiford's Tune   1955

Oscar Peterson, piano; Ray Brown, bass.

NYC, August, 1950

465-1Minor Blues

Oscar Peterson, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Ray Brown, bass.

Los Angeles, CA, May or June, 1952

793-1Little Boy (as Pettiford's Tune)

** also issued on Clef 89139x45 in 1955.

Clef 89140   Gene Krupa - How Deep Is The Ocean / Gene's Bass Blues   1955

Eddie Shu, clarinet, trumpet, tenor, alto sax, accordion; Bobby Scott, piano; Wendell Marshall, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

NYC, December 14, 1954

2132-1How Deep Is The Ocean
2133-5Gene's Bass Blues

** also issued on Clef 89140x45 in 1955.

Clef 89141   Billie Holiday - Willow Weep For Me / Stormy Blues   1955

Harry Edison, trumpet; Willie Smith, alto sax; Bobby Tucker, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Red Callender, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums; Billie Holiday, vocals.

Los Angeles, CA, September 3, 1954

1937-1Willow Weep For Me
1938-3Stormy Blues

** also issued on Clef 89141x45 in 1955.

Clef 89142   Illinois Jacquet - On Your Toes / It's The Talk Of The Town   1955

Russell Jacquet, trumpet; Matthew Gee, trombone; Illinois Jacquet, tenor sax; Cecil Payne, baritone sax; Raymond Acea, piano; Al Lucas, bass; Shadow Wilson, drums.

NYC, December 11, 1953

1390-5On Your Toes
1393-1It's The Talk Of The Town

** also issued on Clef 89142x45 in 1955.

Clef 89143   Roy Eldridge, Benny Carter - The Moon Is Low / Close Your Eyes   1955

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Benny Carter, alto sax; Bruce McDonald, piano; John Simmons, bass; Alvin Stoller, drums.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, March 23, 1955

2297-3The Moon Is Low
2298-4Close Your Eyes

** also issued on Clef 89143x45 in 1955.

Clef 89144   Charlie Parker - I Hear Music / Laird Baird   1955

Charlie Parker, alto sax; Hank Jones, piano; Teddy Kotick, bass; Max Roach, drums.

Fulton Recording, NYC, December 30, 1952

1118-3The Song Is You (as I Hear Music)
1119-7 | 62VK440Laird Baird

** also issued on Clef 89144x45 in 1955.

Clef 89145   Gene Krupa - Little White Lies / Sleepy Lagoon   1955

Eddie Shu, clarinet, trumpet, tenor sax, harmonica; Bobby Scott, piano, vocals; John Drew, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

NYC, March 10, 1955

2281-3Little White Lies
2282-4 | 64VK328Sleepy Lagoon

** also issued on Clef 89145x45 in 1955.

Clef 89146   no information

Clef 89147   Count Basie - Sixteen Men Swinging / Perdido   1955

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, Bill Hughes, Benny Powell, trombone; Marshall Royal, alto sax, clarinet; Ernie Wilkins, alto, tenor sax, arranger; Frank Foster, Frank Wess, tenor sax; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Count Basie, piano, organ; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Gus Johnson, drums; Buster Harding, Neal Hefti, arranger.

NYC, August 17, 1954

1896-4Sixteen Men Swinging
1898-4Perdido

** also issued on Clef 89147x45 in 1955.

Clef 89148   Oscar Peterson - Soft Winds / Sweet Lorraine   1955

Oscar Peterson, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Ray Brown, bass.

Los Angeles, CA, December 6, 1953

1331-2Soft Winds

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

Los Angeles, CA, April 27, 1954

1705-6Sweet Lorraine

** also issued on Clef 89148x45 in 1955.

Clef 89149   Count Basie - Every Day I Have The Blues / The Comeback   1955

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

** also issued on Clef 89149x45 in 1955.

Clef 89150   Billie Holiday - Love Me Or Leave Me / I Thought About You   1955

Harry Edison, trumpet; Willie Smith, alto sax; Bobby Tucker, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Red Callender, bass; Chico Hamilton, drums; Billie Holiday, vocals.

Los Angeles, CA, September 3, 1954

1930-2Love Me Or Leave Me
1935-3I Thought About You

** also issued on Clef 89150x45 in 1955.

Clef 89151   Count Basie - The Comeback Part 1 & 2   1955

no details.

** also issued on Clef 89151x45 in 1955.

Clef 89152   Count Basie - Alright, Okay, You Win / In The Evening (When The Sun Goes Down)   1955

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

2349-2 | 62VK208Alright, Okay, You Win
2350-3 | 64VK366In The Evening (When The Sun Goes Down)

** also issued on Clef 89152x45 in 1955.

Clef 89153   Lionel Hampton - Midnight Sun / Air Mail Special   1955

Billy Brooks, Wallace Davenport, Ed Mullens, Ed Preston, trumpet; Al Hayse, Hal Roberts, Arnett Sparrow, trombone; Willie Ruff, French horn; James Araki, Bobby Plater, alto sax; Ritney Brauer, Eddie Chamblee, tenor sax; Joe Evans, baritone sax; Lionel Hampton, vibes, piano, drums, vocals; Dwight Mitchell, piano; Billy Mackel, guitar; Peter Badie, bass; Rufus Jones, Buddy Rich, drums; Isarova Hernandez, congas.

Los Angeles, CA, August 2, 1955

2391-2 | 62VK223Midnight Sun
2392-2 | 62VK222Air Mail Special

** also issued on Clef 89153x45 in 1955.

Clef 89154   Lionel Hampton - Shalom Shalom / Song Of The Vineyard   1955

Billy Brooks, Wallace Davenport, Ed Mullens, Ed Preston, trumpet; Al Hayse, Hal Roberts, Arnett Sparrow, trombone; Willie Ruff, French horn; James Araki, Bobby Plater, alto sax; Ritney Brauer, Eddie Chamblee, tenor sax; Joe Evans, baritone sax; Lionel Hampton, vibes, piano, drums, vocals; Dwight Mitchell, piano; Billy Mackel, guitar; Peter Badie, bass; Rufus Jones, Buddy Rich, drums; Isarova Hernandez, congas.: same session.

Los Angeles, CA, August 2, 1955

2396-1Shalom Shalom

Willie Ruff, French horn; Lionel Hampton, vibes; Dwight Mitchell, piano; Billy Mackel, guitar; Peter Badie, bass; Rufus Jones, drums; Isarova Hernandez, congas.

Los Angeles, CA, August 3, 1955

2399-1Song Of The Vineyard

** also issued on Clef 89154x45 in 1955.

Clef 89155   no information

Clef 89156   no information

Clef 89157   no information

Clef 89158   no information

Clef 89159   Artie Shaw - Love Of My Life / Dancing In The Dark   1955

Artie Shaw, clarinet; Hank Jones, piano; Joe Puma, guitar; Tommy Potter, bass; Irv Kluger, drums.

NYC, 1954

1645-ADancing In The Dark
1646Love Of My Life

** also issued on Clef 89159x45 in 1955.

Clef 89160   no information

Clef 89161   Stan Wilson - O Ken Karangae / They Call The Wind Maria   1955

Nick Esposito, electric guitar; Vernon Alley, bass; Bayardo Velarde, Earl Watkins, conga drums; Stan Wilson, voice, guitar.

San Francisco, CA, 1954

1846-2AO Ken-Karangae (African Calypso)

Stan Wilson, guitar, vocals; Bob Marchesi, bass; Jack Costanzo, congas.

Los Angeles, CA, August 11, 1955

2416-5They Call The Wind Maria

** also issued on Clef 89161x45 in 1955.

Clef 89162   Count Basie - April In Paris / Roll 'Em Pete   1955

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, July 26, 1955

2351-1 | 62VK210April In Paris
2358-2 | 62VK209Roll 'Em Pete

** also issued on Clef 89162x45 in 1955.

Clef 89163   Gene Krupa - 'S Wonderful / Willow Weep For Me   1956

Eddie Shu, clarinet, trumpet, tenor sax, harmonica; Bobby Scott, piano, vocals; John Drew, bass; Gene Krupa, drums.

NYC, March 10, 1955

2283-2'S Wonderful
2285-1Willow Weep For Me

** also issued on Clef 89163x45 in 1956.

Clef 89164   Illinois Jacquet - Learnin' The Blues / Honeysuckle Rose   1956

Harry "Sweets" Edison, trumpet; Illinois Jacquet, tenor sax; Carl Perkins, piano; Gerald Wiggins, organ; Irving Ashby, guitar; Curtis Counce, bass; Al Bartee, drums.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, November 3, 1955

2549-5Learnin' The Blues
2550-9Honeysuckle Rose

** also issued on Clef 89164x45 in 1956.

Clef 89165   Lionel Hampton - Imagination / Flying Home   1956

Billy Brooks, Wallace Davenport, Ed Mullens, Ed Preston, trumpet; Al Hayse, Hal Roberts, Arnett Sparrow, trombone; Willie Ruff, French horn; James Araki, Bobby Plater, alto sax; Ritney Brauer, Eddie Chamblee, tenor sax; Joe Evans, baritone sax; Lionel Hampton, vibes, piano, drums, vocals; Dwight Mitchell, piano; Billy Mackel, guitar; Peter Badie, bass; Rufus Jones, Buddy Rich, drums; Isarova Hernandez, congas.

Los Angeles, CA, August 2, 1955

2390-6Imagination
2393-2Flying Home

** also issued on Clef 89165x45 in 1956.

Clef 89166   Gene Krupa, Teddy Wilson, Lionel Hampton - Moonglow / Blues For Benny   1956

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

Los Angeles, CA, July 31, 1955

2362-4Moonglow
2363-2Blues For Benny

** also issued on Clef 89166x45 in 1956.

Clef 89167   Count Basie - Teach Me Tonight / My Baby Upsets Me   1956

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, July 26, 1955

2354-2Teach Me Tonight
2356-3My Baby Upsets Me

** also issued on Clef 89167x45 in 1956; Verve 89167 in 1957, 89167x45 in 1957.

Verve 89167   Count Basie - Teach Me Tonight / My Baby Upsets Me   1957

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.: same session.

NYC, July 26, 1955

2354-2Teach Me Tonight
2356-3My Baby Upsets Me

** reissue of Clef 89167 in 1956.

Clef 89168   no information

Clef 89169   Count Basie - Smack Dab In The Middle / Big Red   1956

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

2620-6Smack Dab In The Middle

add Quincy Jones, trumpet, arranger.

NYC, January 5, 1956

2629-1Big Red

** also issued on Clef 89169x45 in 1956.

Clef 89170   Art Tatum, Buddy DeFranco - A Foggy Day / Makin' Whoopee   1956

Buddy DeFranco, clarinet; Art Tatum, piano; Red Callender, bass; Bill Douglass, drums.

Los Angeles, CA, February 6, 1956

2682-4A Foggy Day
2684-2Makin' Whoopee

** also issued on Clef 89170x45 in 1956.

Clef 89171   Count Basie - Magic / Amazing Love   1956

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

2623-3 | 62VK443Magic
2625-6Amazing Love

** also issued on Clef 89171x45 in 1956.

Clef 89172   Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie - April In Paris / Party Blues   1956

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 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; Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Williams, vocals.: Foster plays, tenor sax; Wess plays, tenor sax, flute. Ella Fitzgerald, vocals; replaces Wilkins.

NYC, June 25, 1956

2900-4April In Paris

Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, trombone; Frank Wess, tenor sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Williams, vocals.

2904-5Party Blues

** also issued on Clef 89172x45 in 1956; Verve 89172 in 1957, 89172x45 in 1957.

Verve 89172   Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie - April In Paris / Party Blues   1957

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 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; Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Williams, vocals.

NYC, June 25, 1956

2900-4April In Paris

Thad Jones, Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, trombone; Frank Wess, tenor sax; Count Basie, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Eddie Jones, bass; Sonny Payne, drums; Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Williams, vocals.

2904-5Party Blues

** reissue of Clef 89172 in 1956.

Verve 89173   Dizzy Gillespie - Tangerine / Mayflower Rock   1957

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

20832-16Tangerine

add Austin Cromer, vocals.

NYC, April 8, 1957

20841-30Mayflower Rock

** also issued on Verve 89173x45 in 1957.

Verve 89174   Johnny Hodges - Passion / Pretty Little Girl   1957

Clark Terry, trumpet; Lawrence Brown, trombone; Jimmy Hamilton, clarinet, tenor sax; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Harry Carney, baritone sax; Billy Strayhorn, piano; Jimmy Woode, bass; Sonny Greer, drums.

NYC, September 8, 1955

2501-2Passion
2502-2Pretty Little Girl

** also issued on Verve 89174x45 in 1957.

Verve 89175   no information

Clef 89176   Stan Getz - A Handful Of Stars / Our Love Is Here To Stay   1957

Stan Getz, tenor sax; Lou Levy, piano; Leroy Vinnegar, bass; Shelly Manne, drums.

Radio Recorders, Los Angeles, CA, August 19, 1955

2435-3A Handful Of Stars
2436-4Our Love Is Here To Stay

** also issued on Clef 89176x45 in 1957.

Verve 89177   Count Basie - Only Forever / Move   1957

Wendell Culley, Reunald Jones, Thad Jones, trumpet; Joe Newman, trumpet, arranger; Quincy Jones, trumpet, arranger #1, arranger #2; 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 5, 1956

1. 2626-10Only Forever
2. 2637-5Move

** also issued on Verve 89177x45 in 1957.

Verve 89178   no information

Verve 89179   no information

Verve 89180   no information

Verve 89181   no information

Verve 89182   no information

Verve 89183   Dizzy Gillespie - Over The Rainbow / Joogie Boogie   1957

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; Austin Cromer, vocals; Ernie Wilkins, arranger.

NYC, April 7, 1957

20833-18Over The Rainbow

Talib Dawud, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, E.V. Perry, Carl Warwick, trumpet; Ray Connor, 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.

NYC, July 8, 1957

21092Joogie Boogie (alternate take)

** also issued on Verve 89183x45 in 1957.

Verve 89184   Count Basie - Jamboree / I Don't Like You No Move   1958

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.

Los Angeles, CA, August, 1957

21447 | 64VK365Jamboree
21448I Don't Like You No Move

** also issued on Verve 89184x45 in 1958.

Verve 89185   no information

Verve 89186   Illinois Jacquet - No Sweat / Night Out   1958

Illinois Jacquet, tenor sax; Wild Bill Davis, organ; Kenny Burrell, guitar; Johnny Williams, drums.

NYC, April 21, 1958

22223No Sweat
22224Night Out

** also issued on Verve 89186x45 in 1958.

Verve 89187   Ella Fitzgerald - Stompin' At The Savoy Part 1 & 2   1958

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; J.J. Johnson, trombone; Sonny Stitt, alto sax; Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, Illinois Jacquet, Flip Phillips, Lester Young, tenor sax; Oscar Peterson, piano; Herb Ellis, guitar; Ray Brown, bass; Connie Kay, drums; Ella Fitzgerald, vocals.

"Shrine Auditorium", Los Angeles, CA, October 25, 1957

22517Stompin' At The Savoy Part 1
22518Stompin' At The Savoy Part 2

** also issued on Verve 89187x45 in 1958.

Verve 89188   Johnny Hodges - Perdido Part 1 & 2   1958

Harold Baker, trumpet; Lawrence Brown, trombone; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Arthur Clarke, tenor sax; Leroy Lovett, piano; John Williams, bass; Louis Bellson, drums.

NYC, January 7, 1955

26264Perdido Part 1
26265Perdido Part 2

** also issued on Verve 89188x45 in 1958.

Verve 89189   no information

Verve 89190   no information

Verve 89191   Count Basie - Shiny Stockings / Magic   1958

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

2621-2Shiny Stockings
2623-3 | 62VK443Magic

** also issued on Verve 89191x45 in 1958.

Verve 89192   Johnny Hodges - Blues-A-Plenty / Cool Your Motor   1958

Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Johnny Hodges, alto sax; Ben Webster, tenor sax; Billy Strayhorn, piano; Jimmy Woode, bass; Sam Woodyard, drums.

NYC, April 5, 1958

22154-1Blues-A-Plenty
22155-3Cool Your Motor

** also issued on Verve 89192x45 in 1958.

Verve 89193   Stan Getz - 'Round Midnight / Nature Boy   1958

Stan Getz, tenor sax; Blanchie Birdsong, harp; Dave Hildinger, vibes; Jan Johansson, piano; Freddy Dutton, bass; Sperie Karas, drums; unidentified strings, Russell Garcia, arranger, director.

Baden-Baden, West Germany, March, 1960

23178-2'Round Midnight
23180-3Nature Boy

** also issued on Verve 89193x45 in 1958.