The Verve Sessions of Louis Bellson

 

1956

 

 

 

LOUIS BELLSON SEPTET

   
 

? (arr)

   
 

Charlie Shavers (tp) Eddie Bert (tb) Ernie Wilkins (as) Teddy Lee (bs) Nat Pierce (p) Ray Brown (b) Louis Bellson (dm) Pearl Bailey (vcl)

   
 

New York City, February 12, 1956

   
a 2755-1

Blues For Keeps

Verve MG V-8354
b 2756-8

Tired

Verve 2013
c 2757-6

Go Back Where You Stayed Last Night

Verve 2013
d 2758-3

Flying Hickory

Verve rejected
       
  Issues

b,c Verve V-10013x45, MG V-2036, Polydor(Jap) MV 2697.

 

 


 

 

 

LOUIS BELLSON OCTET

   
 

Ahmad Khatab Salim, Ernie Wilkins (arr)

   
 

Charlie Shavers (tp) Vincent Forchetti (tb) Red Press (as) Ed Wasserman (ts) Teddy Lee (bs) Lou Stein (p) Bill Cronk (b) Louis Bellson (dm)

   
 

New York City, May 30, 1956

   
a 2799-6

Seedless Grpae Fruit

Verve MG V-8258
b 2800-2

Flying Hickory

Verve MG V-8258
c 2801-1

Thats Bells Son

Verve MG V-8258
d 2802-8

Park Avenue Patter

Verve MG V-8258
e 2803-4

Smiling King

Verve MG V-8258
f 2804-6

For Louies Kicks

Verve MG V-8354
g 2805-5

T-Bones

Verve MG V-8354
h 2806-6

Striped Suit Sam (Strip Out Sam)

Verve MG V-8258
       
  Note

The Verve files list George Duvivier instead of Bill Cronk.