The RCA Victor Sessions of Shorty Rogers

 

1953

 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS GIANTS

   
 

Jimmy Giuffre, Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp) Milt Bernhart (tb) John Graas (Fr-h) Gene Englund (tuba) Art Pepper (as) Jimmy Giuffre (ts) Hampton Hawes (p) Joe Mondragon (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, January 12, 1953

   
a E3VB-0007

Powder Puff (sr arr)

RCA Victor 20-5397
b E3VB-0008

The Pesky Serpent (jg arr)

RCA Victor LPM-3137
c E3VB-0009

Bunny (sr arr)

RCA Victor LPM-3137
d E3VB-0010

Pirouette (sr arr)

RCA Victor LPM-3137
       
  Note

Art Pepper appears under the pseudonym of Art Salt on RCA Victor issues.

       
  Issues

a – RCA Victor 47-5397, RCA (Jap) RJL-2576.

b,d – RCA (Jap) RJL-2576.

 

all titles – RCA Victor LPM-3137, LPM-1195, RCA (Jap) RGP-1097, (Jap) RJL-2622.

       
  CD

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

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS GIANTS

   
 

Jimmy Giuffre, Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp) Milt Bernhart (tb) John Graas (Fr-h) Gene Englund (tuba) Art Pepper (as) Jimmy Giuffre (ts) Hampton Hawes (p) Joe Mondragon (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, January 15, 1953

   
a E3VB-0011

Morpo (sr arr)

RCA Victor 20-5397
b E3VB-0012

Diablo’s Dance (sr arr)

RCA Victor LPM-3137
c E3VB-0013

Mambo Del Crow (sr arr)

RCA Victor LPM-3137
d E3VB-0014

Indian Club (jg arr)

RCA Victor LPM-3137
       
  Note

Art Pepper appears under the pseudonym of Art Salt on RCA Victor issues.

       
  Issues

a – RCA Victor 47-5397, EPA-731, RCA (Jap) RJL-2576.

d – RCA (Jap) RJL-2576.

 

all titles – RCA Victor LPM-3137, LPM-1195, RCA (Jap) RGP-1097, (Jap) RJL-2622.
       
  CD

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

 

 


 

 

 

BOOTS BROWN AND HIS BLOCKBUSTERS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp) Bud Shank (as) Jimmy Giuffre, Dave Pell (ts) Bob Cooper (bs) Frank Patchen (p) Howard Rumsey (b) Shelly Manne (dm) Charles Schrouder ° (vcl)

   
 

Hollywood, February 3, 1953

   
a E3VB-0024

Hip Boots

Groove LG –1000
b E3VB-0025

Blue Fairy Boogie °

RCA Victor 20-5228
c E3VB-0026

Double Clutch

Groove LG –1000
d E3VB-0027

Breakfast Ball

RCA Victor 20-5228
       
  Note

Shorty Rogers appears under the pseudonym of Boots Brown on RCA Victor and Groove issues.

Blue Moon (Sp) BMCD 1046 issued under Jimmy Giuffre’s name.

       
  Issues

b – RCA Victor 247-5228.

d – RCA Victor 247-5228, Groove LG –1000.

       
  CD

all titles – Blue Moon (Sp) BMCD 1046.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers, Pete Candoli, Conrad Gozzo, Maynard Ferguson, John Howell (tp) Milt Bernhart, Harry Betts, John Halliburton (tb) John Graas (Fr-h) Gene Englund (tuba) Art Pepper (as,ts,bs) Bud Shank (as,bs) Jimmy Giuffre, Bob Cooper (ts,bs) Marty Paich (p) Curtis Counce (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, March 26, 1953

   
a E3VB-0059

Coop De Graas

RCA Victor LPM-3138
b E3VB-0060

Infinity Promenade

RCA Victor 20-5503
c E3VB-0061

Short Stop

RCA Victor LPM-3138
d E3VB-0062

Boar-Jibu

RCA Victor LPM-3138
       
  Note

Art Pepper appears under the pseudonym of Art Salt on RCA Victor issues.

       
  Issues

b – RCA Victor 47-5503.

c – RCA (Jap) RJL-2576.

 

all titles – RCA Victor LPM-3138, LPM-1350, RCA (Jap) RGP-1083.

       
  CD

all titles – BMG (G) 74321 18519 2, Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 61058 2.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers, Pete Candoli, Conrad Gozzo, Maynard Ferguson, John Howell (tp) Milt Bernhart, Harry Betts, John Halliburton (tb) John Graas (Fr-h) Gene Englund (tuba) Art Pepper (as,ts,bs) Bud Shank (as,bs) Jimmy Giuffre, Bob Cooper (ts,bs) Marty Paich (p) Curtis Counce (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, April 2, 1953

   
a E3VB-0064

Contours

RCA Victor LPM-3138
b E3VB-0065

Tale Of An African Lobster

RCA Victor 20-5503
c E3VB-0066

Chiquito Loco

RCA Victor LPM-3138
d E3VB-0067

Sweetheart Of Sigmund Freud

RCA Victor LPM-3138
       
  Note

Art Pepper appears under the pseudonym of Art Salt on RCA Victor issues.

       
  Issues

b – RCA Victor 47-5503.

c,d – RCA (Jap) RJL-2576.

 

all titles – RCA Victor LPM-3138, LPM-1350, RCA (Jap) RGP-1083.

       
  CD

all titles – BMG (G) 74321 18519 2, Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 61058 2.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers, Maynard Ferguson, Conrad Gozzo, Ray Linn, Tom Reeves (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Harry Betts, Jimmy Knepper (tb) John Graas (Fr-h) Paul Sarmento (tuba) Herb Geller, Bud Shank (as) Bill Holman, Bill Perkins (ts) Bob Cooper, Jimmy Giuffre (bs) Russ Freeman (p) Joe Mondragon (b) Shelly Manne (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, July 14, 1953

   
a E3VB-0147

Blues For Brando

RCA Victor EPA-535
b E3VB-0148

Chino

RCA Victor EPA-535
c E3VB-0149

Hot Blood (The Wild One)

RCA Victor EPA-535
d E3VB-0150

Windswept

RCA Victor EPA-535
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA (F) NL 70110, Bluebird 5917-1-RB, Bear Family (G) BFE 15349.

       
  CD

all titles – Bluebird 5917-2-RB, Bear Family (G) BCD 16393 R, Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 2201, (Sp) FSR 2231.