The RCA Victor Sessions of Elliot Lawrence

 

1957

 

 

 

ELLIOT LAWRENCE AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Elliot Lawrence (arr)

   
 

Al Cohn, Zoot Sims, Herbie Steward (ts) Serge Chaloff (bs) Elliot Lawrence (p) Buddy Jones (b) Don Lamond (dm)

   
 

New York City, Webster Hall, February 11, 1957, first session

   
a H4JB-1594

Ten Years Later (ac arr)

Vik LX-1096
b H4JB-1595

Here We Go Again (ma arr)

Vik LX-1096
c H4JB-1596

Four Brothers (ac arr)

Vik LX-1096
d H4JB-1597

Four In Hand (ma arr)

Vik LX-1096
e H4JB-1598

The Swinging Door (el arr)

Vik LX-1096
       
  Issues

c,e – Vik EXA-251.

 

all titles – RCA (Jap) RA-5408, (Jap) RGP-1174 (M), (F) PL 42253, (Jap) JCM1-8334, BMG (Jap) BVJJ-2807.

       
  CD

all titles – BMG 07863 51096-2, (Jap) BVCJ-37347, (F) 74321 79623 2, (G) 74321 13040 2.

 

 


 

 

 

ELLIOT LAWRENCE AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Al Cohn, Elliot Lawrence (arr)

   
 

Al Cohn, Zoot Sims, Herbie Steward (ts) Serge Chaloff, Charlie O’Kane (bs) Elliot Lawrence (p) Buddy Jones (b) Don Lamond (dm)

   
 

New York City, Webster Hall, February 11, 1957, second session

   
a H4JB-1599

Aged In Wood (ac arr)

Vik LX-1096
b H4JB-1600

So Blue (ac arr)

Vik LX-1096
c H4JB-1601

The Pretty One (el arr)

Vik LX-1096
d H4JB-1602

Four And One Moore (el arr)

Vik LX-1096
e H4JB-1603

A Quick One

Vik LX-1096
       
  Note

Charlie O’Kane is not listed in the liner notes and he takes no solo.

Although “A Quick One” is a composition by Al Cohn, the liner notes indicate that the above title is a head arrangement.

       
  Issues

b,d – Vik EXA-251.

 

all titles – RCA (Jap) RA-5408, (Jap) RGP-1174 (M), (F) PL 42253, (Jap) JCM1-8334, BMG (Jap) BVJJ-2807.

       
  CD

all titles – BMG 07863 51096-2, (Jap) BVCJ-37347, (F) 74321 79623 2, (G) 74321 13040 2.

 

 


 

 

 

ELLIOT LAWRENCE AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Manny Albam, Elliot Lawrence (arr)

   
 

Art Farmer (tp) Jimmy Cleveland (tb) Gene Quill (as,cl) Zoot Sims (ts) Al Cohn (bs) Elliot Lawrence (p) Chubby Jackson (b) Don Lamond (dm)

   
 

New York City, RCA Victor Studios, May 7, 1957

   
a H4JB-3925

Jubilation T. Cornepone (el arr)

Vik LX-1113
b H4JB-3926

Big D (ma arr)

Vik LX-1113
c H4JB-3927

If’n (el arr)

Vik LX-1113
d H4JB-3928

Mack The Knife (ma arr)

Vik LX-1113
       
  Issues

all titles – Fresh Sound (Sp) NL-45905, RCA-BMG (Jap) BVJJ-2810.

       
  CD

all titles – BMG/Fresh Sound (Sp) 74321 43393 2.

 

 


 

 

 

ELLIOT LAWRENCE AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Manny Albam, Al Cohn, Elliot Lawrence (arr)

   
 

Nick Travis (tp) Urbie Green (tb) Hal McKusick (as,cl) Zoot Sims (ts) Al Cohn (bs) Elliot Lawrence (p) Chubby Jackson (b) Don Lamond (dm)

   
 

New York City, RCA Victor Studios, May 8, 1957

   
a H4JB-3929

On The Street Where You Live (ac arr)

Vik LX-1113
b H4JB-3930

Joey Joey (el arr)

Vik LX-1113
c H4JB-3931

I’ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face (ma arr)

Vik LX-1113
d H4JB-3932

Just In Time (ac arr)

Vik LX-1113
e H4JB-3933

Standing On The Corner (ac arr)

Vik LX-1113
f H4JB-3934

Look At ‘Er (el arr)

Vik LX-1113
       
  Issues

all titles – Fresh Sound (Sp) NL-45905, RCA-BMG (Jap) BVJJ-2810.

       
  CD

all titles – BMG/Fresh Sound (Sp) 74321 43393 2.

 

 


 

 

 

ELLIOT LAWRENCE AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Elliot Lawrence (arr)

   
 

Jimmy Buffington, Tony Miranda (Fr-h) Sam Marowitz, Joe Soldo, Walt Levinsky, Charlie O’Kane (reeds) Harold Goltzer, Jack Knitzer (bsn) Al Howard, Bill Versaci, Stan Webb (fl,pic) Elliot Lawrence (p) Russ Saunders (b) Don Lamond (dm)

   
 

New York City, Webster Hall, September 10, 1957

   
a H4PB-6498

Piccolo Pete

Vik LX-1124
b H4PB-6499

Flight Of The Flutes

Vik LX-1124
c H4PB-6500

Speak Low

Vik LX-1124
d H4PB-6501

Windfall

Vik LX-1124
       
  Note

Most of the discographies incorrectly spell the name of bassoonist Harold Goltzer (1915-2004) as “Goldzer”, “Goldozer” or as “Golder” (liner notes of the Vik release).

Jack Knitzer is also known as James Knitzer.

 

 


 

 

 

ELLIOT LAWRENCE AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Elliot Lawrence (arr)

   
 

Jimmy Buffington, Tony Miranda (Fr-h) Sam Marowitz, Romeo Penque, Walt Levinsky, Charlie O’Kane (reeds) Jack Greenberg, Bill Versaci, Stan Webb (oboe,fl) Harold Goltzer, Jack Knitzer (bsn) Connie Merjos (c-bsn) Elliot Lawrence (p) Russ Saunders (b) Don Lamond (dm)

   
 

New York City, Webster Hall, September 12, 1957

   
a H4PB-6502

It Never Entered My Mind

Vik LX-1124
b H4PB-6503

Bassoonary

Vik LX-1124
c H4PB-6504

Hello Young Lovers

Vik LX-1124
d H4PB-6505

Surrey With The Fringe On Top

Vik LX-1124
       
  Note

See notes for previous session.

 

 


 

 

 

ELLIOT LAWRENCE AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Elliot Lawrence (arr)

   
 

Donald Corrado (Fr-h) Walt Levinsky, Sam Marowitz (cl) Stan Webb (oboe) Harold Goltzer (bsn) Al Howard (fl) Elliot Lawrence (p) Barry Galbraith (g) Russ Saunders (b) Don Lamond (dm)

   
 

New York City, Webster Hall, September 17, 1957

   
a H4PB-6506

Holiday For Strings

Vik LX-1124
b H4PB-6507

A Whistler And His Cat

Vik LX-1124
c H4PB-6508

Fascinating Rhythm

Vik LX-1124
d H4PB-6509

Twinkle-Twinkle

Vik LX-1124
       
  Note See notes for previous sessions.