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Red Norvo And His Orchestra (I've Been) Saving Myself For You  (1938)
Jack Owens, Jack Palmer, Barney Zudecoff (tp) Andy Russo, Al George (tb) Hank d'Amico (cl) Frank Simeone (as) Maurice Kogan, George Berg (ts) Red Norvo (xyl) Bill Miller (p) Allen Hanlon (g) Pete Peterson (b) George Wettling (d) Mildred Bailey (vcl) Eddie Sauter (arr)
May 2
22842-2 BRUNSWICK 8145 MP3
Art Farmer & Benny Golson Jazztet Domino  (1962)
Art Farmer (tp, flh), Grachan Moncur (tb), Benny Golson (ts), Harold Mabern (p), Herbie Lewis (sb), Roy McCurdy (dm)
25556 Mercury MG20737 MP3
Billy Murray Up In A Cocoanut Tree  (1903)
Unknown p-acc.
A-389-2 VICTOR 2453 MP3
Peanuts Holland And His Orchestra Peanut Butter Blues  (1946)
Peanuts Holland (tp,vcl) Tyree Glenn (tb) Don Byas (ts) Billy Taylor (p) Ted Sturgis (b) Buford Oliver (d)
December 4
OSW439-1 Swing  MP3
Frankie Trumbauer And His Orchestra, J.Robinson-Con Conrad  Singin' The Blues  (1927) 80393-B OKeh 40772 MP3
Don Redman And His Orchestra About Rip Van Winkle  (1940) 045947-1 Bluebird B-10615 MP3
Ella Fitzgerald With Orchestra, Harold Arlen & Leo Robin  It Was Written In The Stars  (1961)
arranged and conducted by Billy May
Hollywood, 8/1/60 or 1/14/61 Copied from an original vinyl pressing of the album ''The Harold Arlen Songbook''
VERVE V-4046-2 MP3
Johnnie Ray A Sinner Am I  (1952) CO47692 COLUMBIA 39788 MP3
Bud Freeman And His Summa Cum Laude Orchestra, Bud Freeman  The Eel  (1939)
Max Kaminsky (tp) Brad Gowans (v-tb,arr) Pee Wee Russell (cl) Bud Freeman (ts) Dave Bowman (p) Eddie Condon (g) Clyde Newcombe (b) Danny Alvin (d)
July 19, 1939
BS038294-1 BLUEBIRD 10386 MP3
Helen Kane I'd Do Anything For You  (1929) 53560 VICTOR 22080 MP3
Art Farmer Quintet Like Someone In Love  (1958)
Art Farmer, T, Flh, Benny Golson, Ts, Addison Farmer, B, Bill Evans, P, Dave Bailey, D, Gigi Gryce, Ar
United Artists UAL4007 MP3
Stanley Wilson & His Orchestra, Franz Lehar  Vilia  (1962) TIME TSD-4 MP3
Harry Reser's Syncopators Here Comes The Show Boat  (1929) W148497-1 COLUMBIA 1835 D MP3
Carmen Miranda And The Bando Da Lua, Vicente Paiva)  Mama Eu Quero (I Want My Mama)  (1939) DECCA 23132-A MP3
Larry Adlert (With Django Reinhardt), George Garshwin, Ira Garshwin  I Got Rhythm  (1938) CL-6719-1 COLUMBIA CL-6719-1 MP3
Ted Wallace And His Orchestra Mysterious Mose  (1930)
Ed Kirkeby-Voc/Dir, Jack Purvis-T, Carl Loeffler-Tb, Pete Pumiglio-Cl/As, Elmer Feldkamp-Cl/As/Voc, Paul Mason-Ts, Sidney Harris/H. Kirsch-Vn, Irving Brodsky-P, "Skoop" Tomson-G, Tex Hurst-Sb, Jack Powers-D
April 22
403968-B Odeon ONY.36081 MP3
Cannonball Adderley Quintet What Is This Thing Called Love  (1960)
Cannonball Adderley (As, Nat Adderley (Cornet), Victor Feldman (P), Sam Jones (B), Louis Hayes (D)
Live ''The Lighthouse'', Hermosa Beach, California
Riverside RLP(9)444 MP3
Tommy Dorsey & His Clambake 7 The Music Goes Round And Round  (1935) Victor 25201 MP3
Jimmie Lunceford And His Orchestra Blues In The Night  (1941)
Eugene ‘‘Snooky’‘ Young, Gerald Wilson, Paul Webster (tp), Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles, Trummy Young (tb), Willie Smith, Dan Grissom (cl, as), Earl Carruthers (cl, as, bar), Ted Buckner (cl, as, fl), Joe Thomas (cl, ts, fl), Edwin Wilcox (p, cel), Al Norris (g), Moses Allen (sb), Jimmy Crawford (dm, vib), Jimmie Lunceford (ldr)
part 1 and 2 spliced
70093-A-70094-A Decca 4125AB MP3
Duke Ellington Black And Tan Fantasy  (1954)
Clark Terry, Willie Cook, Cat Anderson (tp), Ray Nance (tp, vn), Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman, John Sanders (tb), Jimmy Hamilton (cl, ts), Rick Henderson (as), Russell Procope (cl, as), Paul Gonsalvez (ts), Harry Carney (cl, bcl, bar), Duke Ellington (p), Wendell Marshall (sb), Dave Black (dm)
Live at ‘‘Embassy Auditorium’‘ April 13
GNP Crescendo GNPD9049 MP3
Manuel Romain When I Lost You  (1913) Columbia 1288 MP3
Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Star Dust  (1940) 055097-1 Victor 27230 MP3
Willie ''the Lion'' Smith And His Orchestra Peace On You  (1940)
Sidney DeParis (tp) Jimmy Lane, Johnny Mullins (as) Perry Smith (ts) Willie ''The Lion'' Smith (p) Bernard Addison (g) Richard Fullbright (b) Puss Johnson (d) Naomi Price (vcl)
February 17
R-2668 General 1712 MP3
Woody Herman's Herd, Vernon Duke & Ira Gershwin  I Can't Get Started  (1963)
Basin Street West Hollywood 5-21-1963 Copied from a stereo vinyl pressing of the album "Woody's Big Band Goodies" Reissued as MERCURY-WING WC-16329
Buddy Rich And His Orchestra, Gillespie  Oop Bop Sham Bam  (1946) 533-2 MERCURY 3037 MP3
Tiny Hill And His Orchestra Five Foot Two, Eyes Of Blue  (1940) WC3128 OKEH 5635 MP3
Shorty Rogers & His Orchestra The Wild One (Hot Blood)  (1953)
Shorty Rogers, Conrad Gozzo, Maynard Ferguson, Tom Reeves, Ray Linn (tp), Bob Enevoldsen, Jimmy Knepper, Harry Betts (tb), John Graas (fhr), Paul Sarmento (tu), Bud Shank, Herb Geller (as), Bill Holman, Bill Perkins (ts), Jimmy Giuffre, Bob Cooper (bar), Russ Freeman (p), Joe Mondragon (sb), Shelly Manne (dm)
taken from Marlon Brando movie ''The Wild One''
RCA Victor EPA535 MP3
Benny Goodman And His Orchestra Shady Lady Bird  (1941)
Benny Goodman (cl) Billy Butterfield (p) Jimmy Maxwell, Cootie Williams (tp) Lou McGarity, Cutty Cutshall (tb) Julie Schwartz, Clint Neagley (as) Vido Musso, George Berg (ts) Chuck Gentry (bar) Mel Powell (p,arr) Tom Morgan (g) Sid Weiss (b) Ralph Collier (d) Cliff Jenkins, Eddie Sauter (arr) Peggy Lee (vcl)
October 21
CO-31426-3 Columbia 36429 MP3
Cootie Williams And His Orchestra Bring 'em Down Front  (1946)
Cootie Williams, Ermit V. Perry, Otis Gamble, Billy Ford (tp) Bob Merrill (tp,vcl) Gene Redd (tp,vib-1) Ed Burke, Ed Johnson, Julius Watson (tb) Daniel Williams, Rupert Cole (as) Chuck Clark, Eddie Johnson (ts) Bob Ashton (bar) Arnold Jarvis (p) Norman Keenan (b) Butch Ballard (d)
September 11
991-3 Capitol 15164 MP3
Cootie Williams And His Orchestra Typhoon  (1947) 1386 MERCURY 8083 MP3

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