The RCA Victor Sessions of Shorty Rogers

 

1954

 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers, Harry Edison, Maynard Ferguson,  Conrad Gozzo, Clyde Raesinger (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Milt Bernhart, Harry Betts (tb) John Graas (Fr-h) Paul Sarmento (tuba) Herb Geller (as) Bud Shank (as,ts,bs) Bob Cooper, Zoot Sims (ts) Jimmy Giuffre (ts,bs,cl) Marty Paich (p) Curtis Counce (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, February 2, 1954

   
a E4VB-3021

Topsy

RCA Victor LJM-1004
b E4VB-3022

Basie Eyes

RCA Victor LJM-1004
c E4VB-3023

It’s Sand Man

RCA Victor LJM-1004
d E4VB-3024

Doggin’ Around

RCA Victor LJM-1004
       
  Note

The Tom Lord discography lists a different sequence of master numbers for the tracks b,c,d. Respectively E4VB3023, E4VB3024 and E4VB3025.

       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor EJC 1004 (3 EPs set), Bluebird 5917-1-RB, RCA (Jap) RA-5417, (Jap) RGP 1165M, (Jap) RJL-2517.

       
  CD

all titles – BMG (G) 74321 32337 2, (F) 74321 25769 2, (Jap) BVCJ-7411, (Jap) BVCJ-37264, Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 2231.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers, Pete Candoli, Harry Edison, Maynard Ferguson,  Conrad Gozzo (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Milt Bernhart, Harry Betts (tb) John Graas (Fr-h) Paul Sarmento (tuba) Herb Geller (as) Bud Shank (as,ts,bs) Bill Holman (ts) Jimmy Giuffre (ts,bs,cl) Bob Gordon (bs) Marty Paich (p) Curtis Counce (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, February 9, 1954

   
a E4VB-3026

Jump For Me

RCA Victor LJM-1004
b E4VB-3027

Over And Out

RCA Victor LJM-1004
c E4VB-3028

Down For Double

RCA Victor LJM-1004
d E4VB-3029

Swingin’ The Blues

RCA Victor LJM-1004
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor EJC 1004 (3 EPs set), Bluebird 5917-1-RB, RCA (Jap) RA-5417, (Jap) RGP 1165M, (Jap) RJL-2517.

       
  CD

all titles – BMG (G) 74321 32337 2, (F) 74321 25769 2, (Jap) BVCJ-7411, (Jap) BVCJ-37264, Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 2231.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers, Pete Candoli, Harry Edison, Maynard Ferguson,  Conrad Gozzo (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Milt Bernhart, Harry Betts (tb) John Graas (Fr-h) Paul Sarmento (tuba) Herb Geller (as) Bud Shank (as,ts,bs) Zoot Sims (ts) Bob Cooper (ts,bs) Jimmy Giuffre (ts,bs,cl) Marty Paich (p) Curtis Counce (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, March 3, 1954

   
a E4VB-1052

H & J

RCA Victor LJM-1004
b E4VB-1053

Tickletoe

RCA Victor LJM-1004
c E4VB-1054

Taps Miller

RCA Victor LJM-1004
d E4VB-1055

Walk, Don’t Run

RCA Victor LJM-1004
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor EJC 1004 (3 EPs set), Bluebird 5917-1-RB, RCA (Jap) RA-5417, (Jap) RGP 1165M, (Jap) RJL-2517.

       
  CD

all titles – BMG (G) 74321 32337 2, (F) 74321 25769 2, (Jap) BVCJ-7411, (Jap) BVCJ-37264, Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 2231.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS – ANDRÉ PREVIN AND THEIR ORCHESTRA

   
 

André Previn, Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp) Milt Bernhart (tb) Bud Shank (as,fl) Bob Cooper (ts,oboe) Jimmy Giuffre (bs) André Previn (p) Al Hendrickson (g) Joe Mondragon (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, March 30, 1954

   
a E4VB-3090

Heat Wave (sr arr)

RCA Victor LJM-1018
b E4VB-3091

Everything I’ve Got (ap arr)

RCA Victor LJM-1018
c E4VB-3092

You Stepped Out Of A Dream (sr arr)

RCA Victor LJM-1018
d E4VB-3093

It Only Happens When I Dance With You (ap arr)

RCA Victor LJM-1018
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor EJC-1018, LPM-1334.

       
  CD

all titles – Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) ND 74398, Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 2227.

 

 


 

 

 

PEREZ PRADO AND HIS ORCHESTRA FEATURING SHORTY ROGERS

   
 

Perez Prado (arr)

   
 

Pete Candoli, Don Dennis, Maynard Ferguson, Bill Regis, Shorty Rogers, Walt Stuart (tp) Milt Bernhart, Harry Betts, Joe Colvin (tb) Tibor Shik (Fr-h) Stan Seckler, Bud Shank (as) Bob Cooper (ts) Don Robinson (bs) Don Tosti (b) Shelly Manne (dm,perc) Eddie Gomez, Modesto Duran, Mike Pacheco, Estephan Valera, Ray Vasquera, Carlos Vidal (perc)

   
 

Hollywood, Radio Recorders, April 8, 1954 (2 sessions)

   
a E4FB-3135

Voodoo Suite, First Movement

RCA Victor LPM-1101
b E4FB-3136

Voodoo Suite, Second Movement

RCA Victor LPM-1101
c E4FB-3137

Voodoo Suite, Third Movement

RCA Victor LPM-1101
d E4FB-3138

Voodoo Suite, Fourth Movement

RCA Victor LPM-1101
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor EPB-1101 (2 EPs set), RCA (Jap) RA-5011.

       
  CD

all titles – Bear Family (G) BCD 15463, BMG (Jap) BVCJ-37205, Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 98417 2.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS – ANDRÉ PREVIN AND THEIR ORCHESTRA

   
 

André Previn, Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp) Milt Bernhart (tb) Bud Shank (as,fl) Bob Cooper (ts,oboe) Jimmy Giuffre (bs) André Previn (p) Al Hendrickson (g) Curtis Counce (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, June 14, 1954

   
a E4VB-4405

General Cluster (sr arr)

RCA Victor EPA-901
b E4VB-4406

Some Antics (sr arr)

RCA Victor EPA-901
c E4VB-4407

Claudia (ap arr)

RCA Victor EPA-901
d E4VB-4408

40.° Below (ap arr)

RCA Victor LJM-1018
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor EJC-1018, LJM-1018, LPM-1334.

       
  CD

all titles – Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) ND 74398, Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 2227.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp) Jimmy Giuffre (ts,bs,cl) Pete Jolly (p) Curtis Counce (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, September 10, 1954

   
a E4VB-4488

Joycycle

RCA Victor EPA-609
b E4VB-4489

The Lady Is A Tramp

RCA Victor EPA-609
c E4VB-4490

The Goof And I

RCA Victor EPA-609
d E4VB-4491

My Little Suede Shoes

RCA Victor EPA-609
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor LPM-1195, RCA (F) PM-43549, (Jap) RGP-1097, (Jap) RJL-2622.

       
  CD

all titles – Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 60989 2.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS AUGMENTED GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp) Milt Bernhart (tb) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Lennie Niehaus, Bud Shank (as) Zoot Sims (ts) Jimmy Giuffre (ts,bs,cl) Pete Jolly (p) Barney Kessel (g) Curtis Counce (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, September 11, 1954

   
a E4VB-4492

Cool Sunshine

RCA Victor LPM-1020
b E4VB-4493

Loki

RCA Victor LPM-1020
c E4VB-4494

Elaine’s Lullaby

RCA Victor LPM-1020
       
  Issues

all titles – Fresh Sound (Sp) NL-45962.

       
  CD

all titles – Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) ND 74404.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS – ANDRÉ PREVIN AND THEIR ORCHESTRA

   
 

André Previn, Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp) Milt Bernhart (tb) Bud Shank (as,fl) Bob Cooper (ts,oboe) Jimmy Giuffre (bs) André Previn (p) Jack Marshall (g) Joe Mondragon (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, September 14, 1954

   
a E4VB-4499

It’s Delovely (sr arr)

RCA Victor LJM-1018
b E4VB-4500

Call For Cole (sr arr)

RCA Victor LJM-1018
c E4VB-4501

You Do Something To Me (ap arr)

RCA Victor LJM-1018
d E4VB-4502

Porterhouse (ap arr)

RCA Victor LJM-1018
e E4VB-4503

Lullaby Of Birdland (sr arr)

RCA Victor EPA-671
       
  Issues

a,b,c,d – RCA Victor EJC-1018.

e – RCA Victor LPM-1146, RCA (F) PM 45694, RCA (Jap) RA-5409, BMG (Jap) PRTD 1012.

       
  CD

a,b,c,d – Fresh Sound (Sp) ND 74398.

 

all titles – Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 2227.