BDW8005 | The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra - Volume 2 - 1929-30

The continuation of the complete chronological output of this important band including an unissued test of “Was it a Dream?”.

Single, $18.00

 

 

Dorsey Brothers and Their Orchestra
Leo McConville, Fuzzy Farrar, Phil Napoleon (t), Tommy Dorsey (t,tb), Glenn Miller (tb, arr), Jimmy Dorsey (cl,as), Arnold Brilhart (cl,as,f), Herbert Spencer (ts), unknown (vn), Arthur Schutt (p), Eddie Lang (g), Hank Stern (bb), Stan King (d), Smith Ballew, Bing Crosby, unknown chorus (v).
New York, January 26, 1929
1. 401560-B The Spell Of The Blues (Johnston, Dreyer & Ruby) v-BC OK 41181
2. 401561-B Let’s Do It (Cole Porter) v-BC OK 41181
3. 401562-C My Kinda Love (Trent & Alter) v-BC OK 41188

Same Personnel
New York, March 15, 1929
4. 401715-B Mean To Me (Turk & Ahlert) v-SB&chorus OK 41210
5. 401716-C Button Up Your Overcoat (De Sylva, Brown & Henderson) v-SB&chorus OK 41210
6. 401717-A I’ll Never Ask For More (Turk & Ahlert) v-SB&chorus OK 41220

Dorsey Brothers and Their Concert Orchestra
Justin Ring cond. Leo McConville, Fuzzy Farrar, Phil Napoleon (t), Tommy Dorsey, Glenn Miller (tb), Ollie Boyd (cl), Jimmy Dorsey (cl,as), Arnold Brilhart (as), Jim Crossan (ts), Irving Kohn (o), Phil Raines (bsn), Murray Kellner, Sam Rates, Nat Brusiloff, Sam Freed (vn), Emil Stark (vc), Arthur Schutt (p), Eddie Lang (g), Hank Stern (bb), Joe Tarto (sb), Stan King (d), Chauncey Morehouse (d, vib), Smith Ballew (v), George Crozier (arr).
New York, April 3, 1929
7. 401775-B Lover, Come Back To Me (Part 1) (Hammerstein 2nd & Romberg)v-SB OK 41223
8. 401776-E Lover, Come Back To Me (Part 2) (Hammerstein 2nd & Romberg) OK 41223

Tom Dorsey and His Novelty Orchestra
Tommy Dorsey (t), Frank Signorelli (p), Eddie Lang (g), Stan King (d).
New York, April 23, 1929
9. 401821-B Daddy, Change Your Mind (Wilson & Guarante) OK 41422
10. 401822-C You Can’t Cheat A Cheater (Dorsey, Lang & Signorelli) OK 41422

Jimmy Dorsey
Jimmy Dorsey (cl,as) acc. by Leo McConville, Mannie Klein (t), Tommy Dorsey (tb), Alfie Evans (as), Paul Mason (ts), Arthur Schutt (p), Eddie Lang (g), Joe Tarto (sb), Stan King (d).
New York, June 13, 1929
11. 401877-B Beebe (Dorsey) OK 41245
12. 401878-C Praying The Blues (Dorsey) OK 41245

The Travelers (James Dorsey-Director)
Leo McConville, Mannie Klein (t), Tommy Dorsey (t,tb), Jimmy Dorsey (cl,as), Alfie Evans (as), Paul Mason (ts), Arthur Schutt (p), Tony Colucci (bjo), Hank Stern (bb), Stan King (d), Irving Kaufman (v).
New York, June 19, 1929
13. 402465-B Am I Blue? (Akst & Clarke) v-IK OK 41259
14. 402466-B Baby, Oh! Where Can You Be? (Kochler & Magine) v-IK OK 41260
15. 402467-C Breakaway (Gottler, Mitchell & Conrad) OK 41260

Dorsey Brothers and Their Orchestra
Leo McConville, Mannie Klein (t), Tommy Dorsey (tb), Jimmy Dorsey (cl,as), Larry Abbott (as), Lucien Smith (ts,vc), Arthur Schutt (p), Eddie Lang (g), Hank Stern (bb), Stan King (d), Irving Kaufman (v).
New York, July 12, 1929
16. 402531-A Singin’ In The Rain (Freed & Brown) v-IK OK 41272
17. 402531-B Singin’ In The Rain (Freed & Brown) v-IK OK 41272
18. 402532-A Your Mother And Mine (Goodwin & Edwards) v-IK OK 41272
19. 402533-C Maybe – Who Knows? (Etting, Schuster & Tucker) v-IK OK 41279

The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
Muggsy Spanier, Mannie Klein, Frank Guarente (t), Tommy Dorsey, Joe Yukl (tb), Jimmy Dorsey (cl,as), Alfie Evans (as), Herbert Spencer (ts), 2 unknown (vn), Irving Brodsky (p), Carl Kress (g), Joe Tarto (bb,sb), Ray Bauduc (d), Scrappy Lambert (v).
New York, January 13, 1930
20. 9277-2 Have A Little Faith In Me (Lewis, Young & Warren) v-SL Cam 0171
21. 9277-3 Have A Little Faith In Me (Lewis, Young & Warren) v-SL Bwy 1352
22. 9278-3 Congratulations (Pinkard,, Goetz, Green & Stept) v-SL Ba 0566
23. 9279-2 Beside An Open Fireplace (Denniker & Osborne) v-SL Ba 0589

Dorsey Brothers and Their Concert Orchestra
Dr. Eugene Ormandy conducting Leo McConville, Fuzzy Farrar, Mickey Bloom, ?Manny Klein (t), Tommy Dorsey, Carl Loffler (tb), Jimmy Dorsey (cl,as), Max Farley (as,f), Arnold Brilhart (as), Bill Green (ts), Al Duffy, Leo Kroucrick, 2 others (vn), Arthur Schutt (p), Jack Hansen (bb), Jimmy Mullen (sb), Charles Dondron (vib), Smith Ballew, Hal Kemp, Nye Mayhew, Saxie Dowell, Skinny Ennis (v), George Crozier (arr).
New York, July 16, 1928
24. 500021-D Was It A Dream? (Coslow, Spier & Britt) Test