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Red Nichols And His Orchestra, G.Kahn-E.Erdman  Nobody's Sweetheart  (1928) E26749 BRUNSWICK 3854 MP3
Billie Holiday And Her Orchestra The Moon Looks Down And Laughs  (1938) 22922 VOCALION 4126 MP3
Bing Crosby And J.S.Trotter Lone Star Trail  (1940) DLA2252 DECCA 3584B MP3
Oscar Pettiford Orchestra, Gigi Gryce  Nica's Tempo (Duplicate)  (1956)
Ernie Royal, Art Farmer (tp), Jimmy Cleveland (tb), Julius Watkins, David Amram (fhr), Gigi Gryce (as), Lucky Thompson (ts), Jerome Richardson (ts, fl), Danny Bank (bar), Tommy Flanagan (p), Oscar Pettiford (sb), Osie Johnson (dm)
ABC-Paramount ABC135 MP3
Hal Kemp And His Orchestra Good Night, Lovely Little Lady  (1934) C699 BRUNSWICK 6790 MP3
Ziggy Elman And His Orchestra Body And Soul  (1947) 47S3135 MGM 10071A MP3
Stan Kenton's ''innovations'' Orchestra, Franklyn Marks  Trajectories  (1950)
Stan Kenton (p,dir), June Christy (v), Buddy Childers (tp), Maynard Ferguson (tp), Shorty Rogers (tp), Chico Alvarez (tp) Don Paladino (tp), Milt Bernhart (tb), Bill Russo (tb), Harry Betts (tb), Bob Fitzpatrick (tb), Bart Varsalona (tb), Bud Shank (as, fl), Art Pepper (as), Bob Cooper (ts), Bart Caldarell (ts, bs), Bob Gioga (bs, b-clar), John Graas (fhn), Lloyd Otto (fhn), Gene Englund (tuba) Laurindo Almeida (g), Don Bagley (b), Shelly Manne (dr)
Album EDL-189Side 1 (Recorded in Hollywood February 5 1950) 16-piece string section.
Freddie Keppard's Jazz Cardinals Stock Yards Strut  (1926)
Freddie Keppard (cnt) Eddie Vincent (tb) Johnny Dodds (cl) Arthur Campbell (p) Jasper Taylor (woodblocks) Papa Charlie Jackson (vcl)
September 1926
2651-1 Paramount 12399 MP3
Ben Webster And Harry Edison Bidin' My Time  (1957)
Ben Webster, Ts, Harry Sweets Edison, T, Jimmy Rowles, P, Barney Kessel, G, Joe Mandragon, B, Larry Bunker, D, Woody Herman, Vocal
20571-1 Verve EPV5046 MP3
Blossom Seeley Alabama Bound  (1925) 140373-2 COLUMBIA 304D MP3
Marion Abernathy Hey Little Boy  (1947)
Marion Abernathy (vcl) acc by Hot Lips Page (tp) Joe Britton (tb) Hal Singer, Tom Archia (ts) Vincent Bair-bey (as,bar) Earl Knight (p) Carl "Flat Top" Wilson (b) Bobby Donaldson (d)
December 23
K5381 King 4273 MP3
A Tribute To Jimmie Lunceford When The Swallows Come Back To Capistrano, Part 1  (1942) LR-3007 Class 504 MP3
Django Reinhardt - Stan Brenders Et Son Grand Orchestre De Danse Chez Moi └ Six Heures  (1942) 16225 Rythme D5026 MP3
Paul Whiteman And His Orch The General Jumped At Dawn   24-A CAPITOL  MP3
Vaughn Deleath Banana Oil  (1925) 140502 COLUMBIA 361D MP3
Hartman's Heartbreakers, (None)  Oh Sweet Daddy Oh Paw  (1936) 102773-C BLUEBIRD 6494B MP3
June Christy & Pete Rugolo, Milt Raskin, Pete Rugolo  Look Out Up There  (1954)
June Christy (vo) acc by Conte Candoli, Conrad Gozzo, Shorty Rogers (tp) Milt Bernhart, Bob Fitzpatrick, Herbie Harper (tb) Bud Shank (as) Jimmy Giuffre, Bob Cooper (ts) Bob Gordon (bar) Claude Williamson (p) Howard Roberts (g) Joe Mondragon (sb) Shelly Manne (dm) Pete Rugolo (arr,cond)
13389 Capitol T1006 MP3
Cliff Jackson And His Krazy Kats Apart From You  (1930) 3933-A Grey Gull 1868 MP3
Thomas Morris And His Seven Hot Babies Lazy Drag  (1926)
Tom Morris, Rex Stewart (cnt) Geechie Fields (tb) Ernest Elliott (cl,ts,bar) Happy Caldwell (cl,ts) Mike Jackson (p,vcl) Lee Blair (bj) Bill Benford (tu)
July 13
35762-3 Victor 20483 MP3
Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra, B.Desylva-Bud Green-Henderson  Alabamy Bound  (1925) 5835-2-3-4 BANNER 1488 MP3
Mound City Blue Blowers Wah-Hoo!  (1936)
Bunny Berigan (tp) Al Philburn (tb) Sid Trucker (cl,as) Frank Signorelli (p) Dave Barbour (g) Pete Peterson (b) Dave Tough (d) Billy Wilson (vcl) [as Billy Hill (vcl)
February 17
60484-A,B Champion 40099 MP3
Sharkey And His Sharks Of Rhythm Mister Brown Goes To Town  (1936)
Sharkey Bonano-T/Voc, Moe Zudecoff-Tb, Joe Marsala-Cl, Joe Bushkin-P, Eddie Condon-G, Artie Shapiro-B,
December 4
20366-2 Vocalion 3400 MP3
John Scott Trotter And His Orchestra I Still Love To Kiss You Goodnight  (1937) DLA941-A Decca  MP3
Dorsey Brothers Orchestra I've Got A Feelin' You're Foolin'  (1935) 39963 DECCA 560A MP3
Thelonious Monk Trio Well, You Needn't  (1947)
Thelonious Monk (p), Gene Ramey (sb), Art Blakey (dm)
BN314-0 Blue Note 543 MP3
Carter Family Gathering Flowers From The Hillside  (1935) 17491-2 COLUMBIA 37636 MP3
Art Mooney's Orchestra, Max Spickol & Johnny Fortis  Honestly  (1952)
with Cliff Ayers And the Cloverleafs
52-S-345 M-G-M 11347-B MP3
Slim Gaillard And His Boogiereeners Slim Gaillard's Boogie  (1945)
Slim Gaillard-v-g, Karl George-t, Howward McGheee-t, Lucky Thompson-ts, Teddy Edwards-ts, Wild Bill Moore-ts, Fletcher Smith-p, Thomas ''Bam'' Brown-b, Leo Watson-d
September, 1945
K-5014 Queen 4121 MP3
Harry James And His Orchestra I've Heard That Song Before  (1943)
Helen Forrest (vo) Harry James, Nick Buono, Phil Cook, Everett McDonald, Ralph Osborn, Conrad Gozzo (tp) Lewis McGreery, Hoyt Bohannon, Roy Main (tb) Juan Tizol (v-tb) Willie Smith (as) Herb Lorden (cl,as,fl) Pat Chartrand, Jeff Massingill (ts) Bob Poland (bar) nine strings, Doug Parker (p) Allen Reuss (g) Bob Stone (sb) Gene Estes (dm)
14237-4 CAPITOL EAP2-654 MP3
The King Cole Trio Bang Bang Boogie  (1948)
Nat King Cole-p-y, Irving Ashby-g, Joe Comfort-b with strings, woodwinds and French homs probably arr. by Carlyle Hall
New York, December 21
3811-4 Capitol  MP3

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