The RCA Victor Sessions of Shorty Rogers

 

1959

 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA FEATURING THE GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (flgh) Pete Candoli, Buddy Childers, Don Fagerquist, Ollie Mitchell, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Harry Betts, Frank Rosolino (tb) Marshall Cram (b-tb) Bud Shank (as,fl) Herb Geller (as,ts) Bill Holman (ts) Chuck Gentry (bs) Jimmy Giuffre (cl) Larry Bunker (vib,perc) Pete Jolly (p) Barney Kessel (g) Joe Mondragon (b) Mel Lewis (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, Radio Recorders, February 3, 1959

   
a K2PB-0143

If I Only Had A Brain

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
b K2PB-0144

In The Merry Old Land Of Oz

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
c K2PB-0146

My Shining Hour

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor LSP-1997 (stereo), RCA (G) NL 90072.

       
  CD

c – Bluebird 3012-2-RB, (G) ND 83012.

 

all titles – Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 45379 2 (mono), DRG/BMG DRG-CD-8482 (stereo).

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA FEATURING THE GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (flgh) Pete Candoli, Don Fagerquist, Cappy Lewis, Ray Linn, Al Porcino, Ray Triscari (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Harry Betts, Dick Nash (tb) Ken Shroyer (b-tb) Bud Shank (as,fl) Herb Geller (as,ts) Bill Holman (ts) Chuck Gentry (bs) Jimmy Giuffre (cl) Larry Bunker (vib,perc) Pete Jolly (p) Barney Kessel (g) Joe Mondragon (b) Mel Lewis (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, Radio Recorders, February 5, 1959

   
a K2PB-0145

The Jitterbug

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
b K2PB-0147

Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
c K2PB-0148

Let’s Fall In Love

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
d K2PB-0149

Get Happy

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
       
  Note

Unknown (b-s) probably played by Bud Shank or Chuck Gentry.

       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor LSP-1997 (stereo), RCA (G) NL 90072.

       
  CD

c,d – Bluebird 3012-2-RB, (G) ND 83012.

 

all titles – Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 45379 2 (mono), DRG/BMG DRG-CD-8482 (stereo).

 

 


 

 

 

SHORTY ROGERS AND HIS ORCHESTRA FEATURING THE GIANTS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Shorty Rogers (flgh) Pete Candoli, Buddy Childers, Don Fagerquist, Ray Linn, Ollie Mitchell, Ray Triscari (tp) Bob Enevoldsen (v-tb) Harry Betts, Dick Nash (tb) Ken Shroyer (b-tb) Bud Shank (as,pic,fl) Herb Geller (as,ts) Bill Holman (ts) Chuck Gentry (bs) Jimmy Giuffre (cl) Larry Bunker (vib,bgo,cga,timb) Pete Jolly (p) Barney Kessel (g) Joe Mondragon (b) Mel Lewis (dm)

   
 

Hollywood, Radio Recorders, February 10, 1959

   
a K2PB-0150

We’re Off To See The Wizard

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
b K2PB-0151

Over The Rainbow

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
c K2PB-0152

Blues In The Night

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
d K2PB-0153

That Old Black Magic

RCA Victor LPM-1997 (mono)
       
  Note

Unknown (b-s) probably played by Bud Shank or Chuck Gentry.

       
  Issues

all titles – RCA Victor LSP-1997 (stereo), RCA (G) NL 90072.

       
  CD

c,d – Bluebird 3012-2-RB, (G) ND 83012.

 

all titles – Fresh Sound/BMG (Sp) 74321 45379 2 (mono), DRG/BMG DRG-CD-8482 (stereo).

 

 


 

 

 

BOOTS BROWN AND HIS BLOCKBUSTERS

   
 

Shorty Rogers (arr)

   
 

Personnel unknown including Shorty Rogers

   
 

Hollywood, prob. March 1959

   
a K2PW-0261

Chili Beans

RCA Victor 47-7533
b K2PW-0262

(Let’s Go To) Strollsville

RCA Victor 47-7533
       
  Note

Shorty Rogers appears under the pseudonym of Boots Brown.