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.

Known mastering engineers (where a single letter was used at the end of the matrix #'s to denote the mastering engineer in the late 1950s to 1970s). The Decca Studios letter scheme for mastering engineers only applies to UK-made records.
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
0C 062-60 056 Three Times A Day  album cover Meal Ticket (2) Three Times A Day(LP, Album) Logo, EMI International 0C 062-60 056 UK 1977 Sell This Version
1PSKL 4945 Bare Wires  album cover John Mayall's Bluesbreakers* Bare Wires(LP, Album) Decca 1PSKL 4945 Portugal 1968 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 1975 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 In E Flat Major  album cover Bruckner* - Karl Böhm, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra* Bruckner* - Karl Böhm, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra* - Symphony No. 4 In E Flat Major(LP, Nar) Decca 6BB 171/2 UK 1974 Sell This Version
31C 067 61679 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-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-F 9000 Harold Smart & Jimmy Blades Harold Smart & Jimmy Blades - Adeste Fideles / Notte Silente(7", Single + Shellac, 10", Single) Decca, Decca, 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 10731 Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom) / Rockin' And Rollin'  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) / Rockin' And Rollin'(7") Decca 45-F 10731 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 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 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.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") 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-F 11127 I've Waited So Long  album cover Anthony Newley I've Waited So Long(7", Single, 4-P) Decca 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 11177 Little White Bull  album cover Tommy Steele Little White Bull(7", Single, 4 p) Decca 45-F 11177 UK 1962 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(7", 4-P) Decca 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 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 11323 Dream Girl  album cover Mark Wynter Dream Girl (Single) 45-F 11323 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 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.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 11381 Get Lost  album cover Eden Kane Get Lost(7", Single, 4-P) Decca 45-F 11381 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 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 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 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 11559 Charmaine  album cover The Bachelors Charmaine (Single) 45-F 11559 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-F 11562 Globetrotter  album cover The Tornados Globetrotter (Single) 45-F 11562 UK 1963 Sell This Version
45-F 11563 Diamonds  album cover Jet Harris & Tony Meehan* Diamonds (Single) 45-F 11563 UK 1963 Sell This Version
45-F 11569 Loo-Be-Loo / Anytime Is The Right Time  album cover The Chucks Loo-Be-Loo / Anytime Is The Right Time(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11569 UK 1963 Sell This Version
45-F 11582 Like I've Never Been Gone  album cover Billy Fury Like I've Never Been Gone(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11582 UK 1963 Sell This Version
45-F 11588 Hey Paula  album cover The Avons Hey Paula(7") Decca 45-F 11588 Italy 1963 Sell This Version
45-F 11593 Totem Pole  album cover Peter Jay And The Jaywalkers Totem Pole (Single) 45-F 11593 UK 1963 Sell This Version
45-F 11595 Buttons And Bows   album cover Tsai Chin Buttons And Bows (7", Single, Promo) Decca 45-F 11595 UK 1963 Sell This Version
45-F.11644 Scarlet O'Hara  album cover Jet Harris Tony Meehan* Scarlet O'Hara (Single) 45-F.11644 Italy 1963 Sell This Version
45-F 11934 It's All Over Now  album cover The Rolling Stones It's All Over Now(7", Jukebox) Decca 45-F 11934 Italy Unknown Sell This Version
45 F/12465 I Feel Good / I Take What I Want  album cover The Artwoods I Feel Good / I Take What I Want(7", Single) Decca 45 F/12465 Italy 1967 Sell This Version
45-F 21247 Teddy Girl  album cover Little Tony And His Brothers Teddy Girl(7") Decca 45-F 21247 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 21396 Let's Get Together  album cover Hayley Mills Let's Get Together(7") Decca 45-F 21396 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45 FAB 51 Cupid  album cover Maximum Band Cupid(7", Single, 4-P) Fab 45 FAB 51 UK 1968 Sell This Version
45-F/JB 12355 Call My Name   album cover Them (3) Call My Name (7", Jukebox) Decca 45-F/JB 12355 Italy 1966 Sell This Version
45-F/JB 12465 I Take What I Want  album cover The Artwoods I Take What I Want(7", Jukebox) Decca 45-F/JB 12465 Italy 1967 Sell This Version
45-F/JB 12470 All Or Nothing  album cover Small Faces All Or Nothing(7", Jukebox) Decca 45-F/JB 12470 Italy 1966 Sell This Version
45-F/JB 22563 Detroit City  album cover Tom Jones Detroit City(7", Jukebox) Decca 45-F/JB 22563 Italy 1967 Sell This Version
45-GWA.4025 Odo Pa  album cover E. T. Mensah & His Tempos Band Odo Pa(7", Single) Decca 45-GWA.4025 Ghana Unknown Sell This Version
45-HL.7069 Goodbye Baby  album cover Jack Scott Goodbye Baby(7", Single, 3 P) London Records 45-HL.7069 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-HL8142 Green Tree Boogie / Sundown Boogie  album cover Bill Haley And His Comets Green Tree Boogie / Sundown Boogie(7", Single) London Records 45-HL8142 UK 1955 Sell This Version
45-HL 8532 Bony Moronie  album cover Larry Williams (3) Bony Moronie(7", Single) Decca 45-HL 8532 Norway 1957 Sell This Version
45-HL 8726 Rockin' Robin  album cover Bobby Day Rockin' Robin(7", Single, Tri) London Records 45-HL 8726 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-HL.8750 Topsy  album cover Cozy Cole Topsy (Single) 45-HL.8750 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-HL 8803 Ritchie Valens Donna (Single) 45-HL 8803 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-HL 9096 Let The Little Girl Dance  album cover Billy Bland Let The Little Girl Dance(7", Single) London Records, London American Recordings 45-HL 9096 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-HL 9270 (I Wanna) Love My Life Away   album cover Gene Pitney (I Wanna) Love My Life Away (7", Single) London Records, London American Recordings 45-HL 9270 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-HL 9276 Shop Around / Who's Lovin' You  album cover The Miracles Shop Around / Who's Lovin' You(7", Single) London Records, London American Recordings 45-HL 9276 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-HL 9370 L'Anello Di Fuoco  album cover Duane Eddy L'Anello Di Fuoco(7", Single) London Records 45-HL 9370 Italy 1961 Sell This Version
45-HL 9451 It's Gonna Work Out Fine  album cover Ike & Tina Turner It's Gonna Work Out Fine(7", Single) London Records, London American Recordings 45-HL 9451 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45-HL 9581 The Loco-motion  album cover Little Eva The Loco-motion (Single) 45-HL 9581 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45-HL-A 8399 Butterfly  album cover Andy Williams Butterfly (Single) 45-HL-A 8399 UK 1957 Sell This Version
45-HLA 8618 All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette  album cover Everly Brothers All I Have To Do Is Dream / Claudette (Single) 45-HLA 8618 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-HL-A.8623 Rumble   album cover Link Wray And His Ray Men Rumble (7", Single, 3-l) London Records 45-HL-A.8623 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-HL-A 8685 Bird Dog / Devoted To You  album cover The Everly Brothers* Bird Dog / Devoted To You (Single) 45-HL-A 8685 UK 1958 Sell This Version
45-HLA 8781 Problems  album cover The Everly Brothers* Problems (Single) 45-HLA 8781 India 1958 Sell This Version
45-HLA 8784 Hawaiian Wedding Song  album cover Andy Williams Hawaiian Wedding Song (Single) 45-HLA 8784 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-HL-A 8934 ('Til) I Kissed You  album cover The Everly Brothers* ('Til) I Kissed You (Single) 45-HL-A 8934 UK 1959 Sell This Version
45-HLA 9157 When Will I Be Loved  album cover The Everly Brothers* When Will I Be Loved(7", Single, 4-l) London Records, London American Recordings 45-HLA 9157 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45-HLA 9231 Poetry In Motion  album cover Johnny Tillotson Poetry In Motion (Single) 45-HLA 9231 UK 1960 Sell This Version