The Capitol Sessions of Stan Kenton

 

1954

 

 

 

STAN KENTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Bill Holman (arr)

   
 

Buddy Childers, Vic Minichiello, Sam Noto, Stu Williamson, Don Smith (tp) Milt Gold, Bob Fitzpatrick, Frank Rosolino, Joe Giavardone (tb) George Roberts (b-tb) Lee Konitz, Dave Schildkraut, Charlie Mariano (as) Bill Perkins, Mike Cicchetti (ts) Tony Ferina (bs) Stan Kenton (p) Bob Lesher (g) Don Bagley (b) Stan Levey (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, Capitol Studios, Melrose Avenue, March 1, 1954

   
a 12369-4

Of All Things

Capitol M-11027
b 12370-2

Lover Man

Creative World ST 1040
c 12371-10

In Lighter Vein

Capitol EAP-1-526
d 12371 alt. tk

In Lighter Vein

Capitol unissued
e 12372-4

My Funny Valentine

Capitol (Eu) T-20244
       
  Issues

a,b,c,e – Mosaic MR6-136 (LP Box set).

d – Book of the Month 81-7572.

e – Capitol EBF-526, H-526, W 524, T 598.

       
  CD

a,b,c,e – Capitol 5-25244-2, Mosaic MD4-136 (CD Box set).

 

 


 

 

 

STAN KENTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Bill Holman, Bill Russo (arr)

   
 

Buddy Childers, Vic Minichiello, Sam Noto, Stu Williamson, Don Smith (tp) Milt Gold, Bob Fitzpatrick, Frank Rosolino, Joe Giavardone (tb) George Roberts (b-tb) Dave Schildkraut, Charlie Mariano (as) Bill Perkins, Mike Cicchetti (ts) Tony Ferina (bs) Stan Kenton (p) Bob Lesher (g) Don Bagley (b) Stan Levey (dm) Candido Camero ° (bgo,cga)

   
 

Hollywood, Capitol Studios, Melrose Avenue, March 2, 1954, first session

   
a 12438-6

Hav-A-Havana ° (bh arr)

Capitol EAP-1-526
b 12439-5

Bacante ° (br arr)

Capitol EAP-2-525
c 12440-9

A Theme Of Four Values (br arr)

Capitol EAP-1-525
d 12441-7

Dusk (br arr)

Capitol EAP-1-525
       
  Issues

a – Capitol EBF-526, H-526, T 598.

b,c – Capitol EBF-525, H-525, T598.

d - Capitol EBF-525, H-525.

 

all titles – Capitol W 524, Mosaic MR6-136 (LP Box set).

       
  CD

all titles – Capitol 5-25244-2, Mosaic MD4-136 (CD Box set).

 

 


 

 

 

STAN KENTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Bill Holman (arr)

   
 

Buddy Childers, Vic Minichiello, Sam Noto, Stu Williamson, Don Smith (tp) Milt Gold, Bob Fitzpatrick, Frank Rosolino, Joe Giavardone (tb) George Roberts (b-tb) Dave Schildkraut, Charlie Mariano (as) Bill Perkins, Mike Cicchetti (ts) Tony Ferina (bs) Stan Kenton (p) Bob Lesher (g) Don Bagley (b) Stan Levey (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, Capitol Studios, Melrose Avenue, March 2, 1954, second session

   
a 12442-13

Solo For Buddy (bh arr)

Capitol EAP-2-526
b 12443-8

The Opener (bh arr)

Capitol EAP-2-526
c 12444-3

King Fish (bh arr)

Capitol EAP-1-526
d 12445-12

Fearless Finlay (bh arr)

Capitol EAP-2-526
       
  Issues

a,b,d – Capitol T 598.

 

all titles – Capitol EBF-526, H-526, W 524, Mosaic MR6-136 (LP Box set).

       
  CD

all titles – Capitol 5-25244-2, Mosaic MD4-136 (CD Box set).

 

 


 

 

 

STAN KENTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Bill Russo (arr)

   
 

Buddy Childers, Vic Minichiello, Sam Noto, Stu Williamson, Don Smith (tp) Milt Gold, Bob Fitzpatrick, Frank Rosolino, Joe Giavardone (tb) George Roberts (b-tb) Dave Schildkraut, Charlie Mariano (as) Bill Perkins, Mike Cicchetti (ts) Tony Ferina (bs) Stan Kenton (p) Bob Lesher (g) Don Bagley (b) Stan Levey (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, Capitol Studios, Melrose Avenue, March 3, 1954, first session

   
a 12446-26

Sweets

Capitol EAP-1-525
b 12447-9

A Study For Bass

Capitol EAP-1-525
c 12448-11

Blues Before And After

Capitol EAP-2-525
       
  Issues

b – Capitol T 598.

 

all titles – Capitol EBF-525, H-525, W 524, Mosaic MR6-136 (LP Box set).

       
  CD

all titles – Capitol 5-25244-2, Mosaic MD4-136 (CD Box set).

 

 


 

 

 

STAN KENTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Bill Russo (arr)

   
 

Buddy Childers, Vic Minichiello, Sam Noto, Stu Williamson, Don Smith (tp) Milt Gold, Bob Fitzpatrick, Frank Rosolino, Joe Giavardone (tb) George Roberts (b-tb) Dave Schildkraut, Charlie Mariano (as) Bill Perkins, Mike Cicchetti (ts) Tony Ferina (bs) Stan Kenton (p) Bob Lesher (g) Don Bagley (b) Stan Levey (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, Capitol Studios, Melrose Avenue, March 3, 1954, second session

   
a 12449-6

Egdon Heath

Capitol EAP-2-525
b 12450-19

Thisbe

Capitol EAP-2-525
       
  Issues

all titles – Capitol EBF-525, H-525, W 524, Mosaic MR6-136 (LP Box set).

       
  CD

all titles – Capitol 5-25244-2, Mosaic MD4-136 (CD Box set).

 

 


 

 

 

STAN KENTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Stan Kenton (arr)

   
 

Buddy Childers, Maynard Ferguson, Stu Williamson, Pete Candoli, Don Paladino (tp) Bob Fitzpatrick, Milt Bernhart, Harry Betts, John Halliburton (tb) George Roberts (b-tb) Stan Fletcher (tuba) Bud Shank, Harry Klee (as) Bob Cooper, Bill Holman (ts) Bob Gordon (bs) Stan Kenton (p) Laurindo Almeida (g) Don Bagley (b) Stan Levey (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, Capitol Studios, Melrose Avenue, March 31, 1954

   
a 12419-17

Alone Too Long

Capitol 2789
b 12420-5

Don’t Take Your Love From Me

Capitol 2789
c 12421-9

The Lady In Red

Capitol 2822
d 12508-9

More Love Than Your Love

Capitol 2871
       
  Issues

a – Capitol F2789.

b – Capitol F2789, T 426.

c – Capitol F2822, T 462.

d – Capitol F2871, T 426.

       
  CD

all titles – Capitol 7243 5 31571 2 8, EMI Music (Jap) TOCJ-50210.

 

 


 

 

 

STAN KENTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Stan Kenton (arr)

   
 

Buddy Childers, Maynard Ferguson, Stu Williamson, Don Fagerquist, Don Paladino (tp) Milt Bernhart, Herbie Harper, John Halliburton, Francis “Joe” Howard (tb) George Roberts (b-tb) Stan Fletcher (tuba) Bud Shank, Ronnie Lang (as) Bob Cooper, Bill Holman (ts) Bob Gordon (bs) Stan Kenton (p) Bobby Gibbons (g) Don Bagley (b) Stan Levey (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, Capitol Studios, Melrose Avenue, May 6, 1954

   
a 12609-13

Under A Blanket Of Blue

Capitol 2822
b 12625

Suddenly

Creative World ST 1040
c 12626-5

Skoot

Capitol 2871
       
  Note

The Capitol Label Discography (M.Ruppli) mentions Pete Candoli instead of Buddy Childers.

       
  Issues

a – Capitol F2822, T 462.

c – Capitol F2871.

       
  CD

a – Capitol 7243 5 31571 2 8, EMI Music (Jap) TOCJ-50210.

 

 


 

 

 

STAN KENTON

   
 

Stan Kenton (narrator) dubbed on excerpts from his recordings.

   
 

Hollywood, Capitol Studios, Melrose Avenue, December 7, 1954

   
a 13270

The Kenton Era : Prologue, Part 1

Capitol EOX-569
b 13271

The Kenton Era : Prologue, Part 2

Capitol EOX-569
c 13301

Epilogue

Capitol EOX-569
       
  Issues

all titles – Capitol WDX-569, Toshiba-EMI (Jap) ECJ-67001-04 (LP Box set).