The RCA Victor Sessions of Shorty Rogers

 

1958

 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp,flgh) Bill Holman (ts) Larry Bunker (vib) Pete Jolly (p) Ralph Peña (b) Mel Lewis (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, January 27, 1958

   
a J2JB-0108

I’m Glad I’m Not Young Anymore

RCA Victor LPM-1696
b J2JB-0109

Thank Heaven For Little Girls

RCA Victor LPM-1696
c J2JB-0110

Say A Prayer For Me Tonight

RCA Victor LPM-1696
d J2JB-0111

I Remember It Well

RCA Victor LPM-1696
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA (F) 400262, Fresh Sound (Sp) NL-45845.

       
  CD

all titles – Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 12588 2.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp,flgh) Bill Holman (ts) Larry Bunker (vib) Pete Jolly (p) Buddy Clark (b) Mel Lewis (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, January 30, 1958

   
a J2JB-0112

It’s A Bore

RCA Victor LPM-1696
b J2JB-0113

She’s Not Thinking Of Me

RCA Victor LPM-1696
c J2JB-0114

The Night They Invented Champagne

RCA Victor LPM-1696
d J2JB-0115

Gigi

RCA Victor LPM-1696
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA (F) 400262, Fresh Sound (Sp) NL-45845.

       
  CD

all titles – Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 12588 2.

 

 


 

 

 

BOOTS BROWN AND HIS BLOCKBUSTERS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (flgh) Bud Shank (as) Plas Johnson (ts) Jimmy Rowles (p) Al Hendrickson, Bill Pittman (g) Red Callender (b) Mel Lewis (dm) Jack Sperling (perc)

   
 

Hollywood, February 2, 1958

   
a J2PW-1016

Juicy

RCA Victor 20-7269
b J2PW-1017

Midnite Stroll

RCA Victor unissued
c J2PW-1018

Cerveza

RCA Victor 20-7269
d J2PW-1019

Mapuana

RCA Victor unissued
e J2PW-1020

Corrido Rock

RCA Victor unissued
       
  Note

Shorty Rogers appears under the pseudonym of Boots Brown.

       
  Issues

a – RCA Victor 47-7269.

c – RCA Victor 47-7269, LPM-2740.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS BIG BAND FEATURING THE GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (flgh) Buddy Childers, Don Fagerquist, Ed Leddy, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Harry Betts, Frank Rosolino (tb) George Roberts, Ken Shroyer (b-tb) Herb Geller (as) Bud Shank (as,fl) Bill Holman (ts) Bob Cooper (ts,oboe) Bill Hood (ts,bs) Chuck Gentry (bs) Joe Mondragon (b) Shelly Manne (dm) Juan Cheda, Modesto Duran, Sirelda Gonzalez, Frank Guerrero, Luis Miranda, Manuel Ochoa, Mike Pacheco, Carlos Vidal (perc,vcl)

   
 

Hollywood, Radio Recorders, June 19, 1958

   
a J2PB-1262

Wuayacañjanga Suite

RCA Victor LPM-1763 (mono)
       
  Issues

RCA Victor LSP-1763 (stereo).

       
  CD

BMG 07863 53449 2, (Jap) BVCJ-37206, Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 91425 2.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS BIG BAND FEATURING THE GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (flgh) Buddy Childers, Don Fagerquist, Ed Leddy, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Harry Betts, Frank Rosolino (tb) George Roberts, Ken Shroyer (b-tb) Herb Geller (as) Bud Shank (as,fl) Bill Holman (ts) Bob Cooper (ts,oboe) Bill Hood (ts,bs) Chuck Gentry (bs) Joe Mondragon (b) Shelly Manne (dm) Modesto Duran, Mike Pacheco, Carlos Vidal (perc)

   
 

Hollywood, Radio Recorders, June 26, 1958

   
a J2PB-1267

Manteca

RCA Victor LPM-1763 (mono)
b J2PB-1268

Moon Over Cuba

RCA Victor LPM-1763 (mono)
c J2PB-1269

Viva Puente

RCA Victor LPM-1763 (mono)
d J2PB-1270

Un Poco Loco

RCA Victor LPM-1763 (mono)
       
  Issues

c – Playboy PB-1958 (mono).

 

all titles – RCA Victor LSP-1763 (stereo).

       
  CD

all titles – BMG 07863 53449 2, (Jap) BVCJ-37206, Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 91425 2.

 

 


 

 

 

BOOTS BROWN AND HIS BLOCKBUSTERS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (tp) Gil Bernal (ts) Jimmy Rowles (p) Barney Kessel, Bill Pittman, Milton Norman (g) Red Callender (b) Shelly Manne (dm) Larry Bunker (perc)

   
 

Hollywood, October 16, 1958

   
a J2PW-5825

Jim Twangy

RCA Victor 20-7399
b J2PW-5826

Cha Chabop

RCA Victor unissued
c J2PW-5827

Corn Shuckin’

RCA Victor unissued
d J2PW-5828

Trollin’

RCA Victor 20-7399
       
  Note

Shorty Rogers appears under the pseudonym of Boots Brown.

       
  Issues

a,d – RCA Victor 47-7399.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA FEATURING THE GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (flgh) Conte Candoli, Pete Candoli, Don Fagerquist, Ollie Mitchell, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Harry Betts, Dick Nash (tb) Ken Shroyer (b-tb) Paul Horn, Bud Shank (as,cl,fl) Bill Holman, Richie Kamuca (ts) Chuck Gentry (bs,b-cl) Gene Estes (vib) Pete Jolly (p) Barney Kessel (g) Joe Mondragon (b) Mel Lewis (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, December 9, 1958

   
a J2PB-5806

Chances Are

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
b J2PB-5807

It’s Not For Me To Say

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
c J2PB-5808

No Such Luck

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
d J2PB-5809

Lilac Chiffon

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor LSP-1975 (stereo), RCA (UK) RDZ-149 (mono), (UK) SF-5048 (stereo).

       
  CD

all titles – Bluebird 3012-2-RB, (G) ND 83012, Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 43390 2.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA FEATURING THE GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (flgh) Conte Candoli, Pete Candoli, Don Fagerquist, Ollie Mitchell, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Harry Betts, Dick Nash (tb) Ken Shroyer (b-tb) Paul Horn, Bud Shank (as,cl,fl) Bill Holman, Richie Kamuca (ts) Chuck Gentry (bs,b-cl) Gene Estes (vib) Pete Jolly (p) Howard Roberts (g) Joe Mondragon (b) Mel Lewis (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, December 12, 1958

   
a J2PB-5805

Everybody Loves A Lover

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
b J2PB-5810

My Very Good Friend In The Looking Glass

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
c J2PB-5811

Who Needs You?

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
d J2PB-5812

You Know How It Is

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor LSP-1975 (stereo), RCA (UK) RDZ-149 (mono), (UK) SF-5048 (stereo).

       
  CD

all titles – Bluebird 3012-2-RB, (G) ND 83012, Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 43390 2.

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA FEATURING THE GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (flgh) Conte Candoli, Pete Candoli, Don Fagerquist, Ollie Mitchell, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Harry Betts, Dick Nash (tb) Ken Shroyer (b-tb) Paul Horn, Bud Shank (as,cl,fl) Bill Holman, Richie Kamuca (ts) Chuck Gentry (bs,b-cl) Red Norvo (vib) Pete Jolly (p) Howard Roberts (g) Monte Budwig (b) Mel Lewis (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, December 20, 1958

   
a J2PB-5908

Come To Me

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
b J2PB-5909

I Just Don’t Know

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
c J2PB-5910

Teacher, Teacher

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
d J2PB-5911

A Very Special Love

RCA Victor LPM-1975 (mono)
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor LSP-1975 (stereo), RCA (UK) RDZ-149 (mono), (UK) SF-5048 (stereo).

       
  CD

all titles – Bluebird 3012-2-RB, (G) ND 83012, Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 43390 2.