Various ‎– The Complete Commodore Jazz Recordings Volume III

Label:
Mosaic Records (2) ‎– MR20-134
Format:
20 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Limited Edition, Numbered
Box Set
Country:
Released:
Genre:
Style:

Tracklist

Record 1
1-A1 Bud Freeman And His Gang Memories Of You #3 -1
1-A2 Bud Freeman And His Gang Memories Of You #4 -1
1-A3 Bud Freeman And His Gang Life Spears A Jitterbug #2 -2
1-A4 Bud Freeman And His Gang What's The Use? #3 -2
1-A5 Chu Berry & His Jazz Ensemble* Blowing Up A Breeze
1-A6 Chu Berry & His Jazz Ensemble* Monday At Minton's
1-A7 Bunk Johnson Big Chief Battle Axe #2
1-B1 Billie Holiday How Am I To Know #3
1-B2 Billie Holiday My Old Flame #3
1-B3 Billie Holiday I Cover The Waterfront #3
1-B4 Billie Holiday I'll Be Seeing You #3
1-B5 Billie Holiday I'm Yours #3
1-B6 Billie Holiday Embraceable You #3
1-B7 Billie Holiday He's Funny That Way #4
Record 2
2-A1 Red Norvo And His Orchestra One, Two, Three, Jump
2-A2 Red Norvo And His Orchestra In A Mellotone
2-A3 Red Norvo And His Orchestra The Man I Love
2-B1 Red Norvo And His Orchestra Seven Comes Eleven
2-B2 Red Norvo And His Orchestra One Note Jive
2-B3 Red Norvo And His Orchestra I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance
Record 3
3-A1 Bill Coleman (2) Stardust
3-A2 Gene Krupa Trio Stompin' At The Savoy
3-A3 Gene Krupa Trio Body And Soul
3-A4 Gene Krupa Trio Limehouse Blues
3-B1 Stuff Smith Trio Perdido
3-B2 Stuff Smith Trio Bugle Call Rag
3-B3 Stuff Smith Trio Desert Sands
3-B4 Teddy Wilson I Know That You Know
3-B5 Teddy Wilson Where Or When
Record 4
4-A1 Teddy Wilson Sweet And Lovely -1
4-A2 Teddy Wilson I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me -1
4-A3 Don Byas And Slam Stewart Candy -1
4-A4 Don Byas And Slam Stewart Indiana
4-A5 Don Byas And Slam Stewart I Got Rhythm
4-B1 George Zack My Daddy Rocks Me
4-B2 George Zack Chimes Blues
4-B3 George Zack Chimes Blues #2
4-B4 George Zack Chimes Blues #3
4-B5 Jonah Jones Rose Of The Rio Grande
4-B6 Jonah Jones Rose Of The Rio Grande #2
4-B7 Jonah Jones You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me #2
4-B8 Jonah Jones You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me
Record 5
5-A1 Jonah Jones You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me #3
5-A2 Jonah Jones Hubba Hubba Hop
5-A3 Jonah Jones Hubba Hubba Hop #2
5-A4 Jonah Jones Stompin' At The Savoy
5-A5 Jonah Jones Stompin' At The Savoy #2
5-A6 Jonah Jones Stompin' At The Savoy #3
5-A7 Jonah Jones Stompin' At The Savoy #4
5-B1 Wild Bill Davison I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate
5-B2 Wild Bill Davison When My Sugar Walks Down The Street
5-B3 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Sensation Rag
5-B4 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Sensation Rag #2
5-B5 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Sensation Rag #3
Record 6
6-A1 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Who's Sorry Now
6-A2 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Who's Sorry Now #2
6-A3 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Who's Sorry Now #3
6-A4 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores On The Alamo
6-A5 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores On The Alamo #2
6-A6 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Someday Sweetheart
6-A7 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Someday Sweetheart #2
6-B1 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* Lazy Daddy
6-B2 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* Lazy Daddy #2
6-B3 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* Lazy Daddy #3
6-B4 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* Mournin' Blues
6-B5 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* Mournin' Blues #2
6-B6 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* Ostrich Walk
Record 7
7-A1 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* Tiger Rag
7-A2 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* Tiger Rag #2
7-A3 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores High Society
7-A4 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores High Society #2
7-A5 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores High Society #3
7-A6 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
7-B1 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams #2
7-B2 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams #3
7-B3 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores I'm Coming Virginia
7-B4 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores I'm Coming Virginia #2
7-B5 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Wabash Blues
7-B6 Wild Bill Davison And His Commodores Wabash Blues #2
Record 8
8-A1 George Bruns And His Jazz Band Sweet Lovin' Man
8-A2 George Bruns And His Jazz Band Sweet Lovin' Man #2
8-A3 George Bruns And His Jazz Band Hindustan
8-A4 George Bruns And His Jazz Band Hindustan #2
8-A5 George Bruns And His Jazz Band Wang Wang Blues
8-A6 George Bruns And His Jazz Band Wang Wang Blues #2
8-A7 George Bruns And His Jazz Band Doodle Doo Doo
8-A8 George Bruns And His Jazz Band Doodle Doo Doo #2
8-B1 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Shake It And Break It -1
8-B2 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Shake It And Break It #2 -1
8-B3 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Tiger Rag -1
8-B4 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Lazy Daddy -1
8-B5 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Barnyard Blues -1
8-B6 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Barnyard Blues #2 -1
8-B7 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Mournin' Blues -2
8-B8 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Mournin' Blues #2 -2
Record 9
9-A1 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Skeleton Jangle -2
9-A2 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Skeleton Jangle #2 -2
9-A3 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Skeleton Jangle #3 -2
9-A4 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro When You And I Were Young Maggie -1,2
9-A5 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro When You And I Were Young Maggie #2 -1,2
9-A6 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Ostrich Walk -2
9-A7 Eddie Edwards And His Original Dixieland Jazz Band* With Tony Sbarbaro Ostrich Walk #2 -2
9-B1 George Bruns And His Jazz Band I Used To Love You (But It's All Over Now)
9-B2 George Bruns And His Jazz Band I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter
9-B3 George Bruns And His Jazz Band I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter #2
9-B4 George Bruns And His Jazz Band I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter #3
9-B5 George Bruns And His Jazz Band In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree
9-B6 George Bruns And His Jazz Band In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree #2
9-B7 George Bruns And His Jazz Band D.D.T. Blues
9-B8 George Bruns And His Jazz Band D.D.T. Blues #2
9-B9 George Bruns And His Jazz Band D.D.T. Blues #3
Record 10
10-A1 Mel Powell & His Orchestra* Lover Man
10-A2 Mel Powell & His Orchestra* Lover Man #2
10-A3 Mel Powell & His Orchestra* Avalon
10-A4 Mel Powell & His Orchestra* Avalon #2
10-A5 Mel Powell & His Orchestra* Avalon #3
10-B1 Mel Powell Sketches (For Three Instruments)
10-B2 Mel Powell Brahms' Rhapsody No. 3, Opus 119
10-B3 Bob Wilber And His Wild Cats* Willie The Weeper
10-B4 Bob Wilber And His Wild Cats* Willie The Weeper #2
10-B5 Bob Wilber And His Wild Cats* Willie The Weeper #3
10-B6 Bob Wilber And His Wild Cats* Mabel's Dream
10-B7 Bob Wilber And His Wild Cats* Mabel's Dream #2
Record 11
11-A1 Bob Wilber And His Wild Cats* Wild Cat Blues
11-A2 Bob Wilber And His Wild Cats* Wild Cat Blues #2
11-A3 Bob Wilber And His Wild Cats* Blues For Fowler
11-A4 Bob Wilber And His Wild Cats* Blues For Fowler #2
11-A5 Ralph Sutton (2) In The Dark
11-A6 Ralph Sutton (2) Flashes
11-A7 Ralph Sutton (2) Candlelights
11-A8 Ralph Sutton (2) In A Mist
11-B1 Ralph Sutton (2) Boogie Joys
11-B2 Ralph Sutton (2) Them There Eyes
11-B3 Ralph Sutton (2) Sweet Lorraine
11-B4 Ralph Sutton (2) Three Little Words
11-B5 Ralph Sutton (2) When You're Smiling
11-B6 Ralph Sutton (2) Squeeze Me
11-B7 Sidney Bechet And His New Orleans Feetwarmers Jelly Roll Blues
11-B8 Sidney Bechet And His New Orleans Feetwarmers At The Georgia Camp Meeting
11-B9 Sidney Bechet And His New Orleans Feetwarmers National Emblem March
Record 12
12-A1 Sidney Bechet And His New Orleans Feetwarmers Hindustan
12-A2 Sidney Bechet And His New Orleans Feetwarmers I'll Take That New Orleans Music
12-A3 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Brownskin
12-A4 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate
12-A5 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band That's A Plenty
12-A6 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of My Jelly Roll -1
12-A7 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Buddy Bolden's Blues -1
12-A8 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet -1
12-B1 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Zulu's Parade
12-B2 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Brownskin
12-B3 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Baby, Won't You Please Come Home
12-B4 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Peculiar
12-B5 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Wigwam Blues
12-B6 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Brownskin #2
Record 13
13-A1 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Brownskin
13-A2 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate
13-A3 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Shine
13-A4 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet -1
13-A5 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Zulu's Parade
13-A6 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Zulu's Parade #2
13-A7 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Careless Love
13-B1 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Baby, Won't You Please Come Home
13-B2 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of My Jelly Roll -1
13-B3 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band E Flat Blues
13-B4 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Echoes Of Spring
13-B5 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Rippling Waters
13-B6 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Passionette
13-B7 Johnny Wiggs And His New Orleans Band Sneakaway
Record 14
14-A1 Willie "The Lion" Smith The Boy In The Boat (Squeeze Me)
14-A2 Willie "The Lion" Smith Fading Star
14-A3 Willie "The Lion" Smith Fingerbuster
14-A4 Willie "The Lion" Smith Morning Air
14-A5 Willie "The Lion" Smith Concentrating
14-A6 Willie "The Lion" Smith I'll Follow You
14-A7 Willie "The Lion" Smith What Is There To Say?
14-A8 Willie "The Lion" Smith Stormy Weather
14-B1 Willie "The Lion" Smith Tea For Two
14-B2 Willie "The Lion" Smith Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
14-B3 Willie "The Lion" Smith I Can't Give You Anything But Love
14-B4 Willie "The Lion" Smith Just One Of Those Things
14-B5 Willie "The Lion" Smith Madelon
14-B6 Willie "The Lion" Smith Hallelujah
14-B7 Willie "The Lion" Smith Poor Butterfly
14-B8 Willie "The Lion" Smith Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Record 15
15-A1 Ralph Sutton (2) Jeepers Creepers
15-A2 Ralph Sutton (2) Eye Opener
15-A3 Ralph Sutton (2) Snowy Morning Blues
15-A4 Ralph Sutton (2) 'T Ain't Nobody's Business
15-A5 Ralph Sutton (2) Sneakaway
15-A6 Ralph Sutton (2) Fussin'
15-A7 Ralph Sutton (2) I'll Dance At Your Wedding
15-A8 Ralph Sutton (2) I Got Rhythm
15-B1 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Oh, Baby
15-B2 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Dardanella
15-B3 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Up Jumped You With Love
15-B4 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Sweet And Lovely
15-B5 Frank Wess Quintet* Some Other Spring
15-B6 Frank Wess Quintet* Some Other Spring #2
15-B7 Frank Wess Quintet* Mishawaka
Record 16
16-A1 Frank Wess Quintet* Flute Song
16-A2 Frank Wess Quintet* Wess Point
16-A3 Frank Wess Quintet* Wess Point #2
16-A4 Frank Wess Quintet* Basie Ain't Here
16-A5 Frank Wess Quintet* Basie Ain't Here #2
16-A6 Frank Wess Quintet* You're My Thrill
16-A7 Frank Wess Quintet* Frankosis
16-B1 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Ain'tcha Got Music
16-B2 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Ain'tcha Got Music #2
16-B3 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Ain'tcha Got Music #3
16-B4 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Ain'tcha Got Music #4
16-B5 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Cross My Heart
16-B6 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Cross My Heart #2
16-B7 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Edmond Hall Cross My Heart #3
Record 17
17-A1 Frank Wess Sextet* Pretty Eyes
17-A2 Frank Wess Sextet* Pretty Eyes #2
17-A3 Frank Wess Sextet* Wess Of The Moon
17-A4 Frank Wess Sextet* Wess Of The Moon #2
17-A5 Frank Wess Sextet* I'll Be Around
17-B1 Frank Wess Sextet* Danny's Delight
17-B2 Frank Wess Sextet* Danny's Delight #2
17-B3 Frank Wess Sextet* All My Life
17-B4 Frank Wess Sextet* All My Life #2
17-B5 Frank Wess Sextet* Romance
17-B6 Frank Wess Sextet* Frankly The Blues
17-B7 Frank Wess Sextet* Frankly The Blues #2
Record 18
18-A1 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Vic Dickenson Christopher Columbus
18-A2 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Vic Dickenson Christopher Columbus #2
18-A3 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Vic Dickenson Christopher Columbus #3
18-A4 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Vic Dickenson St. Louis Blues
18-A5 Ralph Sutton Quartet With Vic Dickenson St. Louis Blues #2
18-A6 Peck Kelley Limehouse Blues
18-B1 Peck Kelley Body And Soul
18-B2 Peck Kelley Sophisticated Lady
18-B3 Peck Kelley Rosetta
18-B4 Peck Kelley Rosetta #2
Record 19
19-A1 Peck Kelley Stompin' At The Savoy
19-A2 Peck Kelley Stompin' At The Savoy #2
19-A3 Peck Kelley Riverboat Shuffle
19-B1 Peck Kelley You Took Advantage Of Me
19-B2 Peck Kelley Tea For Two
19-B3 Peck Kelley Sweet Lorraine
Record 20
20-A1 Peck Kelley Moonlight On The Ganges
20-A2 Peck Kelley Once In A While
20-A3 Peck Kelley Lover
20-B1 Peck Kelley Memories Of You
20-B2 Peck Kelley Peck's Blues Jam
20-B3 Peck Kelley It's Only A Paper Moon

Notes

Volume 3 of a three volume limited edition (2500 copies) boxed set compiling the complete recordings of the Commodore label, re-issued by the Mosaic Label. No indication of release year. The original price was 250$ per volume/box in the set.

The 20 LP's have no individual covers, but are bundled in two separate hard boxes that go into an outer hard box. Includes 48 page booklet with credits and company and artists history by Dan Morgenstern and interview with Milt Gabler included.

The tracks on the complete set are organized chronologically releasing the complete sessions held by Commodore from January 1938 to December 1943 - except for the first five tracks on record 1 that were recorded: 1929 (1-A1), 1931 (1-A2,1-A3) and 1935 (1-A4,1-A5).

Recommendations

Reviews