Decca Studios

Decca Studios

Profile:
Not to be confused with the Decca Tollington Park Studios: purely a recording suite.

British recording studio, based in London, UK.
Name variations: "Decca Studio No. 1", "Decca Studio No. 3"
See also: Decca Studios, Paris / Decca Studios, New York / Decca Studios, Lagos.

Decca's recording and mastering studios since 1937, the building in West Hampstead, London, housed three main studios and control rooms and five mastering rooms.
The studios were closed in 1980, renamed "Lilian Baylis House", and became the residence of the English National Opera.

At Decca Studios (and please note this only applies to the UK) the engineer who made a cut was identified by a letter at the end of the matrix number, e.g. DRL 88-1A, MG-4266-1B, VEP-233-1C, etc. When entering a lacquer cut credit derived from the runouts, please use the appropriate alias. Known engineers are:
A = A (26) (aka Guy Fletcher (4)).
B = B (3) (aka Ron Mason (3)).
C = C (17) (aka Trevor Fletcher (3)).
D = D (36) (aka Jack Law).
E = E (24) (aka Stanley Goodall).
F = F (15) (aka Cyril Windebank).
G = G (22) (aka Ted Burkett).
K = K (52) (aka Anthony Hawkins).
L = L (16) (aka George Bettyes).
M = M (62) (aka James Brown (13)).
T= T (28) (aka Gil Went).
V = V (30) (aka Quentin Williams).
W = W (12) (aka Harry Fisher).
Y = Y (35)
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Contact Info:
(defunct)
165 Broadhurst Gardens
West Hampstead
London NW6 3AX
UK
Sites:
[l269986]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
1PSKL 4945 Bare Wires  album cover John Mayall's Bluesbreakers* Bare Wires(LP, Album) Decca 1PSKL 4945 Portugal 1968 Sell This Version
1R1 6863 Wagner*, Chicago Symphony Orchestra*, Sir Georg Solti* Wagner*, Chicago Symphony Orchestra*, Sir Georg Solti* - Overtures ∙ Preludes & Liebestod(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel) London Records 1R1 6863 UK 1978 Sell This Version
1R1 6968 Schubert*, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta Schubert*, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta - Symphony No.4 (Tragic) / Symphony No.8 (Unfinished)(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel) London Records 1R1 6968 UK 1978 Sell This Version
1R1 7071 The Detroit Symphony Orchestra*, Antal Dorati The Detroit Symphony Orchestra*, Antal Dorati - Rhapsody!(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel) London Records 1R1 7071 UK 1979 Sell This Version
2CDAX 2004 Elijah  album cover Mendelssohn*, Malcolm Sargent*, Isobel Baillie, Gladys Ripley, James Johnston (8), Harold Williams (3), Huddersfield Choral Society, Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra* Mendelssohn*, Malcolm Sargent*, Isobel Baillie, Gladys Ripley, James Johnston (8), Harold Williams (3), Huddersfield Choral Society, Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra* - Elijah(2xCD, Comp) Dutton Laboratories 2CDAX 2004 UK 1996 Sell This Version
2CDSML 8412 Will Power (A Shakespeare Birthday Celebration In Music)  album cover Neil Ardley, Ian Carr, Mike Gibbs*, Stan Tracey Neil Ardley, Ian Carr, Mike Gibbs*, Stan Tracey - Will Power (A Shakespeare Birthday Celebration In Music)(2xCD, Album, RE, RM) Vocalion 2CDSML 8412 UK 2005 Sell This Version
2CP 0108 An Anthology  album cover Duane Allman An Anthology (Comp) 2CP 0108 US 1972 Sell This Version
2 HDN 103/5 The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 2  album cover Haydn*, John McCabe (2) Haydn*, John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 2(3xLP + Box) Decca 2 HDN 103/5 UK 1975 Sell This Version
2 HDN 106/8 The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 3  album cover Haydn*, John McCabe (2) Haydn*, John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 3(3xLP + Box) Decca 2 HDN 106/8 UK 1976 Sell This Version
2PSA 93 Cat Stevens 1967-1970  album cover Cat Stevens Cat Stevens 1967-1970(LP, Comp) Decca 2PSA 93 Portugal 1970 Sell This Version
2 P-THS 3 A Question Of Balance  album cover The Moody Blues A Question Of Balance(LP, Album, Gat) Threshold (5) 2 P-THS 3 Portugal 1970 Sell This Version
4HDN 109/11 The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 4  album cover Haydn*, John McCabe (2) Haydn*, John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 4(3xLP + Box) Decca 4HDN 109/11 UK 1977 Sell This Version
4 PH - 4 Spettacolo In Stereo  album cover Various Spettacolo In Stereo 4 PH - 4 Italy 1966 Sell This Version
5CS 6156 Beethoven*, Backhaus*, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt Beethoven*, Backhaus*, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt - "Emperor" Concerto(Cass, Dol) London Records 5CS 6156 UK Unknown Sell This Version
6BB 171/2 Symphony No. 4  album cover Bruckner*Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Karl Böhm Bruckner*Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Karl Böhm - Symphony No. 4(LP) Decca, Decca, Decca 6BB 171/2 UK 1974 Sell This Version
15 BB 218 - 220 The Five Piano Concertos   album cover Sergei Prokofiev, London Symphony Orchestra*, Vladimir AshkenazyAndré Previn Sergei Prokofiev, London Symphony Orchestra*, Vladimir AshkenazyAndré Previn - The Five Piano Concertos (3xLP + Box) Decca 15 BB 218 - 220 UK 1975 Sell This Version
31C 067 61679 Goyescas Volumes 1&2 / El Pelele  album cover Granados*, Alicia De Larrocha Granados*, Alicia De Larrocha - Goyescas Volumes 1&2 / El Pelele(LP, Album) London Records 31C 067 61679 Brazil 1977 Sell This Version
45-BE 2679 Killarney And You/The Boys From County Armagh  album cover Bridie Gallagher Killarney And You/The Boys From County Armagh(7") Beltona 45-BE 2679 Ireland Unknown Sell This Version
45 - B/JB 05949 Like A Baby  album cover Len Barry Like A Baby(7", Jukebox) Decca 45 - B/JB 05949 Italy 1966 Sell This Version
45-BL 2637 The Road To Dundee / The Hiking Song  album cover Calum Kennedy The Road To Dundee / The Hiking Song 45-BL 2637 UK Unknown Sell This Version
45-BM 05565 R-O-C-K  album cover Bill Haley And His Comets R-O-C-K(7", Single) Decca 45-BM 05565 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-DC.16631 Guitar Boogie  album cover Marino Marini And His Quartet* Guitar Boogie(7") Durium 45-DC.16631 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-DC.16632 Come Prima / Volare (Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu)  album cover Marino Marini And His Quartet* Come Prima / Volare (Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu)(7", Single) Durium 45-DC.16632 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-DC.16636 Ciao Ciao Bambina (Piove)  album cover Marino Marini And His Quartet* Ciao Ciao Bambina (Piove) 45-DC.16636 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-ERC1231 On The Rebound  album cover Floyd Cramer On The Rebound(7", Single) RCA 45-ERC1231 Ireland 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 9000 Adeste Fideles / Notte Silente  album cover Harold Smart & Jimmy Blades Harold Smart & Jimmy Blades - Adeste Fideles / Notte Silente(7", Single) Decca 45-F 9000 Italy 1962 Sell This Version
45-F10432 Prize Of Gold  album cover Joan Regan Prize Of Gold(7", Single) Decca 45-F10432 UK 1955 Sell This Version
45-F 10728 Too Young To Go Steady  album cover Lita Roza With Bob Sharples And His Music Lita Roza With Bob Sharples And His Music - Too Young To Go Steady(7", Single, Mono) Decca 45-F 10728 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F 10730 The March Hare  album cover Will Glahè Sunshine Sextet The March Hare(7", Single, Mono) Decca 45-F 10730 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F 10731 Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)  album cover The Stargazers With Johnnie Gray And His Band Of The Day The Stargazers With Johnnie Gray And His Band Of The Day - Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)(7") Decca 45-F 10731 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F.10740 Let's Do It  album cover The Don Lusher Band Let's Do It(7", Single, Mono) Decca 45-F.10740 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F 10743 The Donkey Cart  album cover Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra* The Donkey Cart(7", Single, Mono) Decca 45-F 10743 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F 10744 Bonnie Strathearn  album cover Kenneth McKellar Bonnie Strathearn(7", Single, Mono) Decca 45-F 10744 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F10756 I'm Walking Backwards For Christmas  album cover The Goons I'm Walking Backwards For Christmas 45-F10756 UK Unknown Sell This Version
45-F.10764 By The Fountains Of Rome  album cover Johnny Douglas And His Orchestra By The Fountains Of Rome(7", Single, Mono) Decca 45-F.10764 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F 10769 My Son John  album cover David Whitfield My Son John(7", Single) Decca 45-F 10769 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F 10771 Charlie Kunz Piano Medley No. 121  album cover Charlie Kunz Charlie Kunz Piano Medley No. 121(7", Single) Decca 45-F 10771 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F 10778 Glendora  album cover Johnny Brandon Glendora(7", Single, Mono) Decca 45-F 10778 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F 10780 Bloodnok's Rock'n'Roll Call / The Ying Tong Song  album cover The Goons Bloodnok's Rock'n'Roll Call / The Ying Tong Song(7", Single) Decca 45-F 10780 UK 1956 Sell This Version
45-F.10837 Baffi  album cover Monia Liter And His Orchestra Baffi(7", Single) Decca 45-F.10837 UK 1957 Sell This Version
45-F 10860 Whatever Lola Wants  album cover The Johnston Brothers Whatever Lola Wants(7") Decca 45-F 10860 Italy 1957 Sell This Version
45-F 10970 Rockin' At The Two I's  album cover Wee Willie Harris Rockin' At The Two I's(7") Decca 45-F 10970 UK 1957 Sell This Version
45-F 10991 Nairobi / Neon Sign  album cover Tommy Steele And The Steelmen Nairobi / Neon Sign (Single) 45-F 10991 Denmark 1958 Sell This Version
45-F 11000 Swingin' Shepherd Blues  album cover Ted Heath And His Music Swingin' Shepherd Blues(7") Decca 45-F 11000 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-F.11004 You Need Hands / Tulips From Amsterdam  album cover Max Bygraves You Need Hands / Tulips From Amsterdam(7", Single, RP) Decca 45-F.11004 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-F 11034 Big Man  album cover The Stargazers Big Man(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11034 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-F.11059 Hoots Mon  album cover Lord Rockingham's XI Hoots Mon (Single) 45-F.11059 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-F11060 More Than Ever (Come Prima)  album cover Jackie Dennis More Than Ever (Come Prima)(7") Decca 45-F11060 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-F 11073 Let's Go  album cover Winifred Atwell And Her Other Piano* Let's Go(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11073 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-F 11107 The Little Drummer Boy  album cover The Beverley Sisters The Little Drummer Boy(7", Single) Decca, Decca 45-F 11107 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F11109 On Top Of Old Smokey  album cover Bob Cort On Top Of Old Smokey(7", Single, Mono) Decca 45-F11109 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11127 I've Waited So Long   album cover Anthony Newley I've Waited So Long (Single) 45-F 11127 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11137 Idle Rock-A-Boogie  album cover Anthony Newley Idle Rock-A-Boogie(7") Decca 45-F 11137 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11138 Nowhere In This World / Come On Baby  album cover Derry Hart & The Hartbeats Nowhere In This World / Come On Baby(7", Single, Mono, Tri) Decca 45-F 11138 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11142 Personality / My Blue Angel  album cover Anthony Newley Personality / My Blue Angel(7", Single, 4 P) Decca 45-F 11142 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11154 Thank You Pretty Baby  album cover Terry Dene Thank You Pretty Baby(7", Single, Mono) Decca 45-F 11154 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11163 Someone To Love / It's All Over  album cover Anthony Newley Someone To Love / It's All Over(7") Decca 45-F 11163 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11177 Little White Bull  album cover Tommy Steele Little White Bull (Single) 45-F 11177 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11191 Marina  album cover Willy Alberti Marina (Single) 45-F 11191 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11192 The Ding Dong Song  album cover Tsai Chin The Ding Dong Song (Single) 45-F 11192 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-F 11194 Why  album cover Anthony Newley Why 45-F 11194 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11220 Do You Mind  album cover Anthony Newley Do You Mind (Single) 45-F 11220 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11237 That's Love  album cover Billy Fury With The Four Jays Billy Fury With The Four Jays - That's Love (Single) 45-F 11237 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11238 He'll Have To Stay  album cover Sally Kelly He'll Have To Stay(7") Decca 45-F 11238 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11240 The Tartan  album cover Kenneth McKellar The Tartan(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11240 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11254 If She Should Come To You (La Montana)  album cover Anthony Newley If She Should Come To You (La Montana) (Single) 45-F 11254 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11256 Mule Skinner Blues  album cover Bob Cort Mule Skinner Blues(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11256 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11277 Never On Sunday  album cover Lyn Cornell* Never On Sunday(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11277 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11279 Kickin' Up The Leaves  album cover Mark Wynter Kickin' Up The Leaves (Single) 45-F 11279 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11299 Boys And Girls  album cover Tommy Steele Boys And Girls (Single) 45-F 11299 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11311 A Thousand Stars  album cover Billy Fury A Thousand Stars(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11311 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11321 Glenda Collins Oh, How I Miss You Tonight(7") Decca 45-F 11321 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11323 Dream Girl  album cover Mark Wynter Dream Girl (Single) 45-F 11323 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11326 The Sweet Life (La Dolce Vita)  album cover Lyn Cornell* The Sweet Life (La Dolce Vita)(7") Decca 45-F 11326 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11332 Main Theme From "Exodus" (Ari's Theme)  album cover Mantovani And His Orchestra Main Theme From "Exodus" (Ari's Theme)(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11332 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11349 Halfway To Paradise  album cover Billy Fury Halfway To Paradise(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11349 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11353 Well I Ask You / Before I Lose My Mind  album cover Eden Kane Well I Ask You / Before I Lose My Mind(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11353 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11358 I'll Step Down  album cover Gary Mills* I'll Step Down(7") Decca 45-F 11358 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F.11367 The Trek To Rome / In The Hall Of The Mountain King  album cover Nero And The Gladiators The Trek To Rome / In The Hall Of The Mountain King (Single) 45-F.11367 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11371 You've Got To Pick A Pocket Or Two  album cover Ron Moody You've Got To Pick A Pocket Or Two(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11371 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11381 Get Lost  album cover Eden Kane Get Lost(7", Single, 4-P) Decca 45-F 11381 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11384 Jealousy  album cover Billy Fury Jealousy (Single) 45-F 11384 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11392 Sucu Sucu  album cover Ted Heath And His Music Sucu Sucu(7") Decca 45-F 11392 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11409 I'd Never Find Another You / Sleepless Nights  album cover Billy Fury I'd Never Find Another You / Sleepless Nights (Single) 45-F 11409 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-F 11420 Wimoweh  album cover Karl Denver Wimoweh (Single) 45-F 11420 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F. 11422 Pianissimo  album cover Ken Dodd Pianissimo (Single) 45-F. 11422 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F.11424 Walk With Me My Angel  album cover Don Charles (4) Walk With Me My Angel (Single) 45-F.11424 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11430 African Waltz  album cover Lyn Cornell* African Waltz(7") Decca 45-F 11430 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F.11449 Love And Fury  album cover The Tornados Love And Fury(7", Single) Decca 45-F.11449 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11454 Mexican Twist / Johann's Twist  album cover Winifred Atwell Mexican Twist / Johann's Twist(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11454 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11458 Last Night Was Made For Love  album cover Billy Fury Last Night Was Made For Love(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11458 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11460 I Don't Know Why / Music For Strings  album cover Eden Kane I Don't Know Why / Music For Strings(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11460 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11466 Besame Mucho  album cover Jet Harris Besame Mucho (Single) 45-F 11466 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F.11485 Once Upon A Dream  album cover Billy Fury Once Upon A Dream (Single) 45-F.11485 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11488 Main Title Theme (From The Man With The Golden Arm)  album cover Jet Harris Main Title Theme (From The Man With The Golden Arm) (Single) 45-F 11488 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11494 Telstar  album cover The Tornados Telstar (Single) 45-F 11494 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11506 Big Man   album cover Kathy Kirby Big Man (Single) 45-F 11506 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11508 Because Of Love  album cover Billy Fury Because Of Love(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11508 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11523 Oh, Lonesome Me  album cover Craig Douglas (2) Oh, Lonesome Me(7", Single) Decca, Ritz Records (3) 45-F 11523 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11531 Can-Can '62  album cover Peter Jay And The Jaywalkers Can-Can '62(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11531 UK 1962 Sell This Version