Benny goodman & Benny Carter

Institute Of Jazz Studies
John Cotton Dana Library
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Newark, New Jersey

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Benny Carter - CASSETTES

Log #
Tape stock/length/bias
Contents
Personnel/Notes
Recording location
Recording date
* Berger
Reference
Track listings
BCC0001
TDK D /46 mins / type I "Jazz Cocktail" BBC Big Band BC comp. and arr.
from 1932
?
?
X
1) Jazz Cocktail
BCC0002
unknown / CRO2 BC interview by Howard Mandel - NPR NYC
2/26/87
(air date)
1) Interview
BCC0003a
unknown /  90 min /  CRO2 BC 82nd Birthday Concert -1 feat. Hank Jones,
Ray Brown, Bobby Durham, Ernestine Anderson, Dizzy Gillespie, Sylvia Syms
NYC - Lincoln Center
8/8/1989
476

BCC003A_S1:
1) Key Largo (trio)
2) Wonderland (trio)
3) intro (Gary Walker/BC)
4) Blues in My Heart (BC)
5) intro
6) Rock Me to Sleep (E. Anderson)
7) We Were in Love (Anderson)
8) Only Trust Your Heart (Anderson)
9) intro
10) intro
11) Another Time, Another Place (BC/Gillespie)
12) intro
13) The Courtship (BC/Gillespie) - false start
14) The Courtship
S2:
1) The Courtship (cont)
2) Easy Money (BC/Gillespie)
3) Intro
4) South Side Samba (BC/Gillespie)
5) intro
6) Blue Moonlight (Sylvia Syms)
7) remarks (Syms)
8) What Did I See in Him? (Syms/BC)
9) remarks (Syms)
10) Lonely Woman (Syms/BC)
11) intro
12) Green Wine (BC & trio)

 

BCC0003b
unknown / 30 min / CRO2 BC 82nd Birthday Concert -2 feat. Jon Hendricks NYC - Lincoln Center
8/8/1989
476

BCC003B_S1:
1) Green Wine (cont)
2) remarks (BC)
3) Blue Star (BC & trio)
4) intro
5) When Lights Are Low (Hendricks)
6) intro
7) Cow Cow Boogie (Hendricks)
8) intro
9) Doozy (Hendricks)
10) intro
11) Meetin' Time (Hendricks)
S2
1) intro
2) All That Jazz (BC-vocal) (all)
3) Happy Birthday & presentation

 

BCC0004
TDK SA / 90 min / CRO2 BC w. Lincoln Center Classical Jazz orch. "Good Vibes" Suite + Premier of Good Vibes
Suite
feat. Bobby Hutcherson
& Milt Jackson;
host:Michael Bourne
NYC - Lincoln Center
8/7/1990
493

BCC0004_S1:
1) Intro
2) Vine Street Rumble
3) BC announcement
4) Sao Paolo
5) intro
6) Evening Star
7) intro
8) South Side Samba
9) Intro of orchestra
10 Good Vibes Suite (feat. Hutcherson/Jackson)1st movement: Good Vibes(beginning only)
S2:
1) Good Vibes (cont)
2) 2nd movement: Romance
3) 3rd movement: Rose Bowl
3: 4th movement: Ballad for Bobby
5) 5th movement: The Lady I Love
6) 6th movement: Uptown
7) announcement (M. Bourne)
8) announcemnt (BC)

 

BCC0005
Fuji FR II / 90 min / CRO2 BC interview with John Quincy Adams [public television producer) (proposing television documentary project)
late 1970s?
BCC0005_S1: 1-9 (5 mins. each)
S2:1-3 (5 mins. each)
BCC0006
Maxell UDXL I / 90 min / type I BC quartet, 150 Club, Maksoud Plaza Hotel Mike Wofford (p);
Alan Jackson, Jr. (b);
Sherman Ferguson (d)
Sao Paolo, Brazil
11/24/1988
X

BCC0006_S1:
1) You'd Be So Nice to Come Home to
2) announcement (BC)
3) All the Things You Are
4) Misty
5) intro
6) Ain't Misbehavin' (feat. Jackson)
S2:
1) Only Trust Your Heart
2) intro
3) Evening Star
4) Easy Money
5) Take the A Train
6) Cocktails for Two (incomplete)


BCC0007a
unknown / 90 min / CRO2 BC-American Jazz Orch. rec. session tapes NYC - Clinton Studios
3/1-2/1987
448

BCC0007A_S1:
1) take 2 Symphony in Riffs
2) take 3
3) take 4
4) take 5
5) take 6
6) take 7 A Kiss from You
7) take 8
8) take 9
9) take
10)take 11
11)take 12
12)take 13
13)take 14
14)take 15 Hello
15)take 16 Souvenir
16)take 17
17)take 18
BCC0007A_S2:
1) take 18
2) take 19
3) take 20
4) take 21 Souvenir
5) take 22 (insert for 21)
6) take 24 
7) take 25 Skydance
8) take 26
9) take 27 Skydance
10)take 28
11)take 29
12)take 30
13)take 31
14)take 32
15)take 33
16)take 34
17)take 35
18)take 36
19)take 37
20)take 38
21)take 39
22)take 40
23)take 41
24)take 42


BCC0007b
unknown / 90 min / CRO2 BC-American Jazz Orch. rec. session tapes NYC - Clinton Studios
3/1-2/1987
448

BCC007B_S1:
1) People Time 1
2) Remember take 43
3) Remember take 44
4) Remember take 45
5) Remember take 46
6) Promenade take 47
7) take 48
8) take 49
9) Doozy take 50
10) take 51
11) take 52
12) take 53
13) take 54
14) take 55
15) take 56
BCC0007B_S2:
1) Doozy tk 56
2) take 57
3) take 58
4) take 59
5) take 60
6) take 61
7) take 62
8) take 63


BCC0007c
unknown / 90 min / CRO2 BC-American Jazz Orch. rec. session tapes NYC - Clinton Studios
3/1-2/1987
448

BCC0007C_S1:
1) Blues in My Heart tk 64
2) take 65
3) Lonesome Nights take 66
4) take 67
5) take 68
6) take 69
7) Sleep take 70
8) take 71
9) take 72
10)take 73
11)take 74
12)Easy Money take 75
13)take 76
14)take 77
BCC0007C_S2:
1)Easy Money take 77 (cont)

 

BCC0008a
unknown Concert/broadcast: Tribute to Don Redman BC - Doc Cheatham,
New McKinney's Cotton Pickers
NOTE: BC plays lead alto in orch. numbers
Detroit Inst. of the Arts
6/26/1980
370ABC

BCC0008A_S1:
1)Copenhagen (no BC)
2) announcement
3) Naughty Man (no BC)
4) announcement
5) Sugar Foot Stomp (no BC)
6) annc
7) St Louis Shuffle
8) annc
9) Cherry (BC/Cheatham)
10)annc
11) Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good to You (BC/Cheatham)
12)annc (BC)
13)Honeysuckle Rose (BC)
14)annc
15)Misty (BC)
BCC0008A_S2:
1) annc
2) What Can I Say After I Say I'm Sorry (Cheatham)
3) annc
4) I Want a Little Girl
5) annc
6) Cherry
7) Wherever There's a Will...
8) annc
9) Never Swat a Fly
10) Miss Hannah
11) annc
12) Plain Dirt
13) annc
14) Hello

 

BCC0008b
unknown Concert/broadcast: Tribute to Don Redman BC - Doc Cheatham,
New McKinney's Cotton Pickers
NOTE: BC plays lead alto in orch. numbers
Detroit Inst. of the Arts
6/26/1980
370ABC

BCC0008B_S1:
1)Chant of the Weed
2)annc
3)How'm I Doin?
4)I Heard
5)annc
6)Down, Down, Down
7)annc
8)How Do You Call a Man a Two-Time Man?
9)I Gotcha
10)annc
11)My Girl Friday
12)annc
13)Peteny Petite
14)annc
15)Redman Blues (BC solo)
16)annc
17)Confectionary Baby

BCC0008B_S2:
1)Easy Street
2)annc
3)Bustin' Out All Over (feat. Louie Bellson)
4)annc
5)Who Me? I'd Love It (Lovie Kemp-v)
6)What Will We Do On Sunday? (Kemp-v)
7)annc
8)For Europeans Only


BCC0009
TDK SA / 90 min / CRO2 BC Big Band, Chicago Jazz Fest. Dan Morgenstern-mc
Needs speed correction - Ed
Grant Park
9/2/1982
387

BCC0009_S1:
1)annc (DM)
2)When Lights Are Low
3)annc (BC)
4)You Are
5)annc
6)When Lights Are Low
7)annc
8)Blue Star
9)annc
10)KC Blues
11)anc
12)Sleeo
13)annc
14)Doozy

BCC0009_S2:
1)South Side Samba
2)annc

 

BCC0010
Realistic Supertape Gold / 90 min / CRO2 "Salute to Swing", Chicago Jazz Fest. (b'cast) BC (as/tp), Red Norvo,
Teddy Wilson, Arvell Shaw, Louie Bellson
NOTE: 5 unrelated big band tracks by Benny Goodman at end--source unknown; probably rehearsal--incl. false starts, partial takes of "You Brought a New Kind of Love to me:
8/31/1984
X

BCC0010_S1:
1)intro (Cy Touff)
2)Rosetta
3)annc (BC)
4)All of Me (Norvo)
5)annc (Norvo)
6)Candlelights (Norvo)
7)annc (BC)
8)Lover Man (BC)
9)Annc
10)Honeysuckle Rose (BC)
11)Body and Soul (BC tp)
12)annc
13)Don't Be That Way (iWilson)
14)After You've Gone (Wilson)
15)Tea For Two (Wilson)

BCC0010_S2:
1)Tea for Two (cont)
2)Lush Life/A Train (Wilson)
3)annc
4)Cottontail
5)closing annc (BC)
6-12)unrelated Benny Goodman rehearsal tracks:
6)
7)
8)You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me (multiple takes)
9)Body and Soul/Indiana
10)Indiana
11)?
12)If I Could Be With You

 

BCC0011a
TDK SA / 60 min / CRO2 "Hearts For Ella" concert NYC - Lincoln Center
2/12/1990
488

BCC0011A_S1:
1)How High the Moon (BC+orch)
2)annc (BC)
3)Ella tribute? (Manhattan Transfer)
4)annc - G. Shearing
5)Lulu's Back in Town (Shearing)
6)annc (Shearing)
7)Blues in My Heart (Shearing/Joe Williams)
8)tuning-Itzhak Perlman/Bobby McFerrin
9)Blue Skies (Perlman/McFerrin)

BCC0011A_S2:
1)annc (BC)
2)First Lady (BC+orch)
3)annc (Ray Brown?)
4)Mr. Pagannini (Tommy Flanagan)
5)annc
6) Stompin' at the Savoy (J. Moody/Red Rodney/Stan Getz)
7)annc (Moody/J. Williams
8)You Showed Me the Way (Williams + orch)

 

BCC0011b
TDK SA / 60 min / CRO2 "Hearts For Ella" concert NYC - Lincoln Center
2/12/1990
488

BCC0011B_S1:
1)annc (Lena Horne?)
2)Crazy People (vocal group)
3)annc
4)It's You (voc. group/I. Perlman)
5)annc (BC)
6)Who Can I Turn To?(Oscar Peterson)
7)Summertime (Peterson)
8)I Waited For You (Dizzy Gillespie)
9)annc
10)Lady Be Good (BC + orch)

BCC0011B_S2:
1)Lady Be Good (cont)
2)annc (BC)
3)Honeysuckle Rose (BC+orch+Ella Fitzgerald)
4)annc (Ella Fitzgerald)
5)Lady Be Good (Ella + guests)
6)closing annc (BC)

 

BCC0012a
unknown / 90 min Central Ave. Breakdown Concert, NPR Jazz Alive b'cast UCLA, Royce Hall
9/26/1981
378

BCC0012A_S1:
1)annc (Tim Owens)
2)annc (Leonard Feather)
3)I'm Getting Sentimental Over You (Roger Kellaway)
4)annc (Kellaway)
5)? (Kellaway)
6)annc (Feather/BC)
7)Easy Money (BC)
8)annc

BCC0012A_S2:
1)annc (BC)
2)The Courtship (BC)
3)annc (BC)
4)When Lights Are Are Low (BC)
5)Blue Star (BC)
6)South Side Samba (BC)
7)annc (Feather)
8)? (McRae)[wow]
9)? (McRae)[wow]
10)Time After Time (McRae)[wow]

 

BCC0012b
unknown Central Ave. Concert, NPR Jazz Alive b'cast UCLA, Royce Hall
9/26/1981
378
BCC0013a
Maxell XL II / 90 min / CRO2 Tri-C Fest. Salute to BC Cleveland Jazz Orch.
+ guests: BC. Harry Edison, Jimmy Heath, Kenny Barron, Rufus Reid, Louie Bellson
Cleveland, Severance Hall
4/21/1991
500

BCC0013A_S1:
1) Intro
2) Nice (?) Piece (Cleveland Jazz Orch.)
3) intro
4) Captain Perfect (CJO)
5) intro
6) Groovin' High (CJO)
7) intro
8) Don't Get Sassy (CJO)
9) intro
10) My Funny Valentine (feat. Rufus Reid 
S2:
1) My Funny Valentine (cont)
2) intro L. Bellson
3) Hot Spot (feat. Bellson)
4) intro by L. Bellson
5) ? feat. Bellson
6) intro of BC
7) Easy Money (BC)
8) intro
9) Souvenir (BC)
10) intro
11) Vine St. Rumble (BC)
12) announcement

 

BCC0013b
Maxell XL II / 90 min /CRO2 Tri-C Fest. Salute to BC Cleveland Jazz Orch.
+ guests (see 13a)
Cleveland, Severance Hall
4/21/1991
500

BCC0013B_S1:
1) announcement
2) Take the A Train (BC, Heath, Edison, Barron, Reid, Bellson)
3) announcement (BC)
4) Misty (BC)
5) announcement (Edison)
6) I Wish I Knew (Edison)
7) Green Dolphin St (Heath)
8) Body and Soul (Barron)
9) How High the Moon (group + CJO (inc.
S2:
1) How High the Moon (cont)
2) How High the Moon (encore)


BCC0014
unknown / CRO2 BC tune demo: "Talkin' a Blue Streak [by BC & B. Russell] male & female versions ? LA
?
X

BCC0014_S1:
1) Talkin' a Blue Streak (male voc)

BCC0014_S2:
1) Talkin' a Blue Streak (female voc)

 

BCC0015a
Maxell XL IIS / 90 min / CRO2 BC Quartet live club rec. 1st set w. Chris Neville (p),
Richard Evans (b),
Alan Dawson (d)
Cambridge, MA - Regattabar
6/13/1992
X

BCC0015A_S1:
1) My Man Benny (trio)
2) annc
3) Green Dolphin St.
4) Out of Nowhere
5) Another Time, Another Place
6) Misty

BCC0015A_S2
1) Take The A Train
2) annc.
3) The Theme


BCC0015b
Maxell XL IIS / 90 min / CRO2 BC Quartet live club rec. 2nd set w. Chris Neville (p),
Richard Evans (b),
Alan Dawson (d)
Cambridge, MA - Regattabar
6/13/1992
X

BCC0015B_S1
1)Samurai Song
2) Just Friends
3) Lover Man
4) What is This Thing Called Love

BCC0015B_S2
1) But Beautiful
2) Perdido
3) The Theme

 

BCC0016
Maxell XL II / 90 min / CRO2 BC workshop, Rutgers U. Mason Gross School; note: tape 1 only NOTE: different session
from BCC0038.
New Brunswick, NJ
5/1/1986
X

BCC0016_S1
1) BC annc.
2) C Jam Blues
3) BC Masterclass Discussion
4) All The Things You Are
5) BC Masterclass Discussion
6) In A Sentimental Mood
7) BC Masterclass
Discussion
8) Wave
9) BC Masterclass Discussion

BCC0016_S2
1) BC Masterclass Discussion
2) Honeysuckle Rose (BC plays)
3) BC Masterclass Discussion
4) Here's That Rainy Day (feat. BC)
5) BC Masterclass Discussion
6) Green Dolphin Street
7) BC Masterclass Discussion
8) I Got Rhythm

 

BCC0017
unknown Interview w. James Browne for WBGO "Southgate Apts."
1981 ("BC 74 years old")
X
BCC0017_S1
1) BC interview from James Browne
2) BC interview from James Browne cont.
3)BC interview from James Browne cont.
4) BC interview from James Browne cont.
BCC0018
unkown / CRO2 BC Concord session, "A Gentleman and His Music" NOTE: contains unissued
alt. take of "Idaho" (tk. #2);
Duke-only transfer that track.
San Francisco
8/3/1985
436
BCC0018
1)Idaho take 2
2)Idaho take 3
3)Idaho partial take
BCC0019
TDK D / 90 min / type I Interview with Jerry Dean, KJAZ Alameda, CA NOTE: Interview on side 1
only; no need to
digitize side 2
Alameda, CA
August 1988
X
BCC0019
1) A Walking Thing/ BC interviewed by Jerry Dean
2)BC interviewed by Jerry Dean
3)BC interviewed by Jerry Dean/ Evening Star
4)Evening Star cont. BC interviewed by Jerry Dean
5)BC interviewed by Jerry Dean
6) BC interviewed by Jerry Dean / A Gentleman and his music/ Things Ain't What They Used To Be
7) Things Ain't What They Used To Be cont.
8) Things Ain't What They Used To Be cont. / BC interviewed by Jerry Dean
9) Green Wine
BCC0020a
Scotch XS II / 90 min / CRO2 Side 1: BC Pablo album "Wonderland"
Side 2: BC w/ Oscar Peterson Trio, Paris, two unissued tracks, probably JATP: "I Can't Believe You're In Love With Me" and "All The Things You Are"
NOTE: Side 1: last two
tracks unissued--
ignore previous tracks.
Side 2: BC w. Oscar Peterson Trio (prob. Ray Brown and Gene Krupa)
Side 1: NYC, RCA Studios 
Side 2: Paris
Side 1: 11/30/76
Side 2: Probably Feb. - March 1954
Side 1: 346 & 347
Side 2: X
BCC0020A_S1
1) The Stroll
2) Johnny
3) Ata a Vista
4) Misty
5) Wonderland
6) Three Little Words
7) Editation (unedited version)
8) Body and Soul ( unissued)
BCC0020A_S2
1) I can't believe that you're in love
2) All the Thing's You Are
BC0020b
Scotch XS II / 60 min / CRO2 BC unissued JATP (cont): "Flamingo" and "I Cover the Waterfront" (BC tp) BC w. Oscar Peterson Trio (prob. Ray Brown and
Gene Krupa)
Paris
March 1954
BCC0020B_S1
1) Flamingo
2) I Cover the Waterfront
BCC0021a
unknown / 90 min / CRO2 An Evening With BC -- Lincoln Center Jazz Orch  tape 1 NYC, Lincoln Center
3/9/1996
534
BCC0021A_S1
1) Annc Wynton Marsalis
2) Annc BC
3) Symphony in Riffs
4) Annc BC
5) Devil's Holiday
6) Annc BC
7) A Walkin Thing
8) Annc BC
9) Miss Missouri
10) Annc BC
11) Night Hop
12) Annc BC
13) How High The Moon
14) Annc BC
15) When The Lights Are Low

BCC0021A_S2
1) Annc BC
2)Fresh Out Of Love
3) Annc BC
4) You Bring Out The Best In Me
5) Annc BC
6) Elegy In Blue
7) Annc BC
8) Hot Spot
9) Annc BC
10) Echoes Of San Juan Hill
11) Annc BC
12) Bell Of The Block
13) Bell Of The Block (restart)
14) Annc BC
15) Other Times
BCC0021b
unknown / 90 min / CRO2 An Evening With BC -- Lincoln Center Jazz Orch  tape 2 Includes "Echoes of
San Juan Hill" suite
NYC, Lincoln Center
3/9/1996
534
BCC0021B_S1
1) Annc BC
2) Moving Uptown
3) Annc BC
4) ANother Time, Another Place
5) Annc BC and Joe Williams
6) I Was Wrong
7) Annc BC and Dianne Reeves
8) Only Trust Your Heart
9) We Were In Love
10) Cow Cow Boogie
BCC0022a
Sky / 90 min / type I "Benny Carter at 95" BBC interview shows 1 & 2 last interview w/BC;
conducted by Mike Pointon; NOTE: severe droputs in left channel--convert to mono?
LA, BC home
ca. 2002
X
BCC0022A_S1
1) BBC Doc. Annc
2) PDQ Blues
3) BBC Doc. Annc
4) Keep A Song In Your Soul
5)  BBC Doc. Annc
6) D Blues
7)  BBC Doc. Annc
8) Blues In My Heart
9)  BBC Doc. Annc
10) Firebird
11) BBC Doc. Annc
12) It Happens To The Best Of Friends (Goodman Orch.)

BCC0022A_S2
1) BBC Doc. Annc
2) Just A Mood
3) BBC Doc. Annc
4) All Of Me
5) BBC Doc. Annc
6) I Putting All My Eggs In One Basket
7) BBC Doc. Annc
8) Waltzing The Blues
9) BBC Doc. Annc
10) When The Lights Are Low
11) BBC Doc. Annc
12) Bugle Corp Rag
13) BBC Doc. Annc
14) Nagasaki
15) BBC Doc. Annc
16) Crazy Rhythm
17) BBC Doc. Annc
18) Crazy Rhythm cont.
19) BBC Doc. Annc
20) Crazy Rhythm cont.
21) BBC Doc. Annc
BCC0022b
Sky / 90 min / type I "Benny Carter at 95" BBC interview shows 3 & 4 last interview w/BC;
conducted by Mike Pointon
LA, BC home
ca. 2002
X
BCC0022B_S1
1) BBC Doc. Annc
2) Shoeshiners Drag
3) BBC Doc. Annc
4) They Say
5) BBC Doc. Annc
6) Taken' my Time
7) BBC Doc. Annc
8) Love For Sale
9) BBC Doc. Annc
10) OK For Sound ST 1936
11) BBC Doc. Annc
12) Moppin and Boppin
13) BBC Doc. Annc
14) Just You Just Me
15) BBC Doc. Annc
16) The Mugger
17) BBC Doc. Annc
18) Funky Blues
19) BBC Doc. Annc
20) Blues in Bb Art Tatum
BCC0022B_S2
1) BBC Doc. Annc
2) Harlem Wednesday
3) BBC Doc. Annc
4) Body and Soul
5) BBC Doc. Annc
6) Thinking of You
7) BBC Doc. Annc
8) I Never Knew
9)  BBC Doc. Annc
10) Sky Dance
11) BBC Doc. Annc
12) August Moon
13) BBC Doc. Annc
14) Sunday Morning
15) BBC Doc. Annc
BCC0023
Sony LNX / 60 min / type I Interview with Chuck Cecil for radio show "Those Swingin' Years" KLON? LA, BC home?
3/9/1984
X
BCC0023_S1
1) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
2) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
3) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
4) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
5) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
6) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
7) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
BCC0023_S2
1) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
2) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
3) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
4) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
5) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
6) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
7) BC interviewed by Chuck Cecil
BCC0024
BASF LH-EI / 60 min / type I Interview with Bob Rossberg, WBFO-FM, Buffalo Buffalo
11/2/1990
X
BCC0024_S1
1) BC interviewed by Bob Rossberg
2) BC interviewed by Bob Rossberg
3) Lonesome Nights
4) BC interviewed by Bob Rossberg
5) Cocktails for Two
6) BC interviewed by Bob Rossberg
7) I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me
BC0024_S2
1) I Can't Believe (cont)
2) interview
3) interview (BC's early experiences)
4) interview and Blue Star
5) Blue Star (cont) + interview
6) interview
7) My Man Phil
8) Wave
BCC0025
Sony HF / 120 min / type I Live audience rec. BC Quartet, Catalina's, LA Larry Nash (p), Larry Gayles (b), Sherman Ferguson (d)
NOTE: live perf. starts
ca. 1/3 into side 1--
no need to copy historical
tracks at beginning side 1.  Sounds like it's running slightly slow--may need speed correction.
LA, Catalina's
6/23/1991
X
BCC0026a
Maxell XLIIS / 60 min / CRO2 Songwriters' Guild of America presentation of "Aggie" Award to BC #1 Leonard Feather, Bubba Jackson, Chuck Niles,
mcs. et al. Performers
include: Bill Henderson,
Ella Mae Morse,
Corky Hale, Gerald Wiggins, Lou Levy, Lanny Morgan, Jerome Richardson, etc. 
NOTE: Record cassette #1--then continue with cassette #2 side B, (side a repeats from cassette #1)
LA, Directors Guild Theater
3/21/1988
X
BCC0026A_S1
1) annc.
2) annc.  Leonard Feather
3) All that Jazz- Bill Henderson
4) annc. Nellie Lutcher
5) Hurry Hurry Hurry
6) annc. Leonard Feather
7) Soundtrack for People People People
8) annc. Leonard Feather
9)  annc. Bubba Jackson
10)  Cow Cow Boogie w/ Ella Mae Morse
11)  annc. Bubba Jackson
12)  annc. Arthur Hamilton

BCC0026A_S2
1) annc. Louis Nye
2) annc. Chuck Niles
3) When the Lights Are Low
4) annc.
5) Blues In My Heart
6) annc.
7) annc. Don & Alicia Cunningham
BCC0026b
Maxell XLIIS / 60 min / CRO2 Songwriters' Guild of America presentation of "Aggie" Award to BC #2 see above LA, Directors Guild Theater
3/21/1988
X
BCC0026B_S2
1) Benny's Blues
2) annc.
3) annc. George Evan Weiss
4) annc. BC
BCC0027
unknown / CRO2 Track 1: "Ask" by Lois Peters {dub of Decca EP 0-30269 (1958)
Track 2: "Guiding Light"Dihann Carroll" (dub of 45: United Artists 142X (1960)
BC comps.
1958, 1960
Peters: p. 696
Carroll: p. 648
BC0027_S1
1) Ask Louis
2) Guiding Light
BCC0028
Maxell UDX II / 60 min / CRO2 BC guest on "Jazz Favorites," host: Bill Beseker, WBFO, Buffalo Includes BC discussion of
Lester Bowie's Brass
Fantasy "I Only Have
Eyes For You" rec.
Buffalo
11/3/90 ("day of Tralfamadore Inst. performance")
X
BCC0028_S1
1) Interview BC by Bill Beseker WBFO
2) People Time
3) Interview BC by Bill Beseker WBFO
4) St. Louis Toodle Loo
5) Interview BC by Bill Beseker WBFO
6) Wheatley Hall
7) Interview BC by Bill Beseker WBFO
BCC0028_S2
1) excerpt from film Round Midnight
2) Interview BC by Bill Beseker WBFO
3) I Only Have Eyes For You
4) Interview BC by Bill Beseker WBFO
5) Why Not
6) Interview BC by Bill Beseker WBFO
7) Begin The Beguine
BCC0029
unknown / CRO2 "The Music of Benny Carter" - Jazz from Virginia Tech.
NOTE: BC not present
Joe Kennedy, Jr. Director
special guests: The Audobon String Quartet
Blacksburg, VA
?
X
BCC0029_S1
1) Easy Money
2) Coalition
3) Symphony in Riffs
4) Melancholy Baby
BCC0029_S2
1) When The Lights Are Low
2) Win Some Lose Some
3) Blue Star
4) Doozy
BCC0030a
unknown Cues from animated film "The Cosmic Eye" (Hubley Studios): Music only NOTE: Contains tracks not
on CD; possibly more than
on film ST
New York
3/5/1985
432A

BCC0030A_S1:
1)Skydance
2-6)titles unknown
7)Sirius Samba

 

BCC0030b
unknown Cues from animated film "The Cosmic Eye" (Hubley Studios): Music + vocals (Dizzy Gillespie, st al.) NOTE: Contains tracks not
on CD; possibly more than
on film ST
New York
3/5/1985
432A

BCC0030B_S1:
1)Skydance (w.dialogue [Gillespie])
2-7)unknown titles (w. dialogue)
8)Sirius Samba

 

BCC0031
unknown / CRO2 Demo for Benny Carter Songbook (MusicMasters) tracks 1-10: Don Shelton
(vocal) w. Lou Levy (p)
rest: assorted recordings
of BC tunes
LA
early 1995
X

BCC0031_S1:
1)My Mind Is Still on You
2)Another Time, Another Place
3)Stop Me Before I Fall in Love Again
4)You Bring Out the Best in Me
5)Nevermore
6)Nevermore
7)Slow Carousel
8)When Hilma Smiles
9)Hey You, Over There
10)Before You Came Along
11)Blues in My Heart (Joe Williams)
12)When Lights Are Low (?)
13)Lonely Woman (Sylvia Syms)
14)Cow Cow Boogie (Ella Mae Morse)
15)I'm the Caring Kind (BC & Maxine Sullivan)
16)Key Largo (Anita O'Day)
17)Rock Me to Sleep (June Christy)
BCC0031_S2:
1)Blue Star (BC)
2)I'm Sorry (BC)
3)My Kind of Trouble Is You (Ella Fitzgerald/Basie)
4)Doozy (BC)
5)Only Trust Your Heart (Getz/Gilberto)
6)All That Jazz (BC)
7)All That Jazz (BC)
8)Malibu (BC)
9)Johnny (BC)
10)Melancholy Lullaby (Glenn Miller/Ray Eberle)
11)I Was Wrong (BC/Hank Jones)
12)We Were in Love (Irma Curry)

 

BCC0032
Sony HF / 90 min / type I Radio Smithsonian interview w. BC on occasion of BC award
from Capitol City Living Treasure award/perf. with American Jazz Orch.
NOTE: digitize interview
only (beginning side A)
Washington, DC
prob.9/22/88
p. 44
BCC0032_S1
6 tracks--interview w. BC tr. 2;
3-6: Thelonious Monk Piano Competition
BCC0033a
Maxell LN / 90 min / type I American Society of Music Arrangers "Golden Score" Award dinner honoring BC LA, Ambassador Hotel
6/8/1980
p. 38

BCC0033A_S1:
9 tracks
BC speech tr. 9
BCC0033A_S2
1) Speech
2) Speech
3) Speech
4) Speech
5)"
6) Speech
7)"
8) Annc
9)
10) Annc
11) My Kinda Trouble is You
12) Annc

 

BCC0033b
Scotch Highlander / 90 min / type 1 American Society of Music Arrangers "Golden Score" Award dinner honoring BC LA, Ambassador Hotel
6/8/1980
p. 38

BCC0033B_S1
Ruth Olay?
1) Lonely Woman
2) Annc
3) Slow but Sure
4) Annc
5) Cottontail
6) When The Lights Are Low
BCC0033B_S2
1) When The Lights Are Low
2) Annc.
3) Easy Money
4) Annc

 

BCC0034a
Scotch Highlander / 90 min / type 1 BC seminar #1, Princeton: "Jazz: Is It a Pure Music? (tape 1) Participants introduce
themselves at beginning.
Includes Larry Ridley,
James Spaulding.
Princeton University
9/25/1973

BCC0034A_S1
1) -9) Seminar talk
BCC0034_S2
1) - 9) Seminar talk

 

BCC0034b
Scotch
Highlander /
90 min /
type 1
BC seminar #1 cont. , Princeton: "Jazz: Is It a Pure Music? (tape 2) Participants introduce
themselves at beginning.
Includes Larry Ridley,
James Spaulding.
Princeton University
9/25/1973
BCC0034B
1) -7) Seminar talk
BCC0035a
Sony /
90 mins /
type I
BC seminar #2, Princeton: "Audiences and Media" Their Effect Upon Jazz" (tape 1) Billy Taylor, guest Princeton University
10/17/1973

BCC0035A_S1
1)-10) Seminar talk #2
BCC0035A_S2
1) -10) Seminar talk #2

 

BCC0035b
Scotch
Highlander /
90 min /
type 1
BC seminar #2, Princeton: "Audiences and Media" Their Effect Upon Jazz" (tape 2) NOTE: tape broken--needs splicing & rehousing Princeton University
10/17/1973

BCC0035B_S1
1)-9) Seminar Talk #2
BCC0035B_S2
1) -10) Seminar Talk #2

 

BCC0036a
Sony /
90 mins /
type I
BC seminar #3, Princeton: "Jazz and Education" pt. 1 (side B), pt. 3 (side A) Guests: Willie Ruff and
Bobby Scott
Princeton University
11/28/1973

BCC0036A_S1
1) -10) Seminar Talk #3
BCC0036A_S2
1) -9) Seminar Talk #3

 

BCC0036b
Scotch
Highlander /
90 min /
type 1
BC seminar #3, Princeton: "Jazz and Education" pt. 2 (IGNORE SIDE 1) continued Princeton University
11/28/1973
BCC0036B_S2
1)-10) Seminar talk #3
BCC0037
Scotch LN /
90 mins /
type 1
BC Seminar, Princeton: Is There a Jazz Revival--Again?" Princeton University
3/22/1977
BCC0037_S1
1) - 9) Seminar
BCC0038a
Maxell XLII /
90 mins /
CrO2 /
Dolby B
BC workshop, Rutgers Mason Gross School, New Brunswick, tape 1
Prof. William Fielder,
moderates
New Brunswick, NJ
4/29/1986

BCC0038A_S1
1) - 9) workshop
BCC0038A_S2
1) discusses film music
2 film showing (Hubley)
3) intro/discussion "People, "People, People"
4) film showing
5) discussion
6) film showing "Opens Wedsnesday"
7) - 9) discussion

 

BCC0038b

--NOTE: COMPARE WITH PREVIOUSLY SENT BCC0038b - same? sound quality?

Maxell XLII /
90 mins /
crO2 /
Dolby B
BC workshop, Rutgers Mason Gross School, New Brunswick, tape 2
Contains perfomances of ""
and "Sometimes I'm Happy"
by BC (trumpet) and
Kenny Barron (piano). 
Please copy all material
on side 1, including chatter
after formal presentation ends.
New Brunswick, NJ
4/29/1986
BCC0038B_S1
1) workshop discussion
2) "Misty" BC-tp/Kenny Barron-p
3) talk
4) "Sometimes I'm Happy" BC-tp/Kenny Barron-p
5) discussion
BCC0039
TDK SA /
60 mins /
CrO2
Master and unissued alternates from Capitol Sessions: Jo Stafford, 3/28/46 & Capitol International Jazzmen, 3/30/45 LA
Stafford: 3/28/46
Capitol Int. Jazzmen: 3/30/45
140 (doesn't list all alternates)

BCC0039_S1
1) Baby, Won't You Please Come Home-3 (Stafford)
2) I'll Be With You in Apple Blossom Time-3 (Stafford)
3) You Can Depend On Me-1 (Cap. Int. Jazzmen)(unissued)
4) You Can Depend On Me-2 (unissued)
5) You Can Depend On Me-3 (master)
6) You Can Depend On Me- 4 (issued on Capitol CD 7-96693)
7) If I Could Be With You -1 (unissued)
8) If I Could Be With You -2 (unissued)
BCC0039_S2
1) If I Could Be With You -(false start)
2) If I Could Be With You -3 (master)
3) Stormy Weather -1 (unissued)
4) Stormy Weather -2 (master)
5) Stormy Weather -fs
6) Stormy Weather -3 (unissued)
7) Riffamarole -1 (unissued)
8) Riffamarole -2 (unissued)
9) Riffamarole -3 (unissued)
10)Riffamarole -4 (issued on Capitol CD 7-96693)
11) blank
12) Riffamarole -5 (unissued)


BCC0040
TDK D /
90 mins /
type 1
BC interview w. Charles Fox, BBC, London cassette sent to BC by
unknown musician
(prob. Earl Okin) who introduces it;
after Fox interview, same musician includes some BC recordings and others with
his own commentary
London
Fox interview prob. between 6/23/77 and 7/2/77 during BC tour of England.

BCC0040_S1
1) Okun intro
2) Blues in My Heart (recording)
3) Fox interview w. BC
4) Easy Mioney (rec)
5) interview
6) Charleston Is... (rec)
7) interview
8) You Ain't the One (rec)
9) interview
10) Symphony in Riffs (rec)
11) Interview
12) All of Me (rec)
13) Interview
14) One, Two, Button Your Shoe (rec)
15) Interview
16) Waltzing the Blues (rec)
17) Interview
18) Pardon Me, Pretty Baby (rec)
19) Interview
20) Sleep (rec)
BCC0040_S2
1) Sleep (rec)
2) Interview
3) Funky Blues (rec)
4) Interview
5) Body and Soul - Montreux 77 (rec)
6) Interview
7) - 18) Okun commentary and selected recs by BC


BCC0041
Scotch Master / 60 mins / BC live club rec. w. Jody Christian (p),
Dave Shipp (b),
Jo Jones (d)
Chicago, Ratso's
9/9/1975
315

BCC0041_S1
1) In a Mellotone
2) annc
3) All The Things You Are
4) annc
5) Misty
6) Three Little Words
BCC0041_S1
1) Three Little Words (cont)
2) Autumn Leaves
3) annc
4) As Time Goes By
5) annc
6) Bye Bye Blackbird

 

BCC0042a
Maxell UD /
90 mins /
type 1
BC live club rec - tape 1 w. Norman Simmons (p),
Lisle Atkinson (b), Mel Lewis (dr). Special guest: Dizzy Gillespie (tp) on 7/1/83 only;
on 7/2 and 7/3 Gillespie
omitted and Ronnie
Bedford (d) for Lewis.
NYC, Sweet Basil
7/1/83, 7/2/83, 7/3/83
400-402

BCC0042A_S1
1) Night in Tunisia
2) annc BC and DG
3) Autumn Leaves
4) annc
5) In a Mellotone (BC-tp)
6) All of Me
BCC0042A_S2
1) All of Me (cont)
2) Ow!
3) annc
4) Green Dolphin St.
5) annc
6) Mean to Me
7) All of Me

 

BCC0042b
Maxell UD /
90 mins /
type 1
BC live club rec - tape 2 w. Norman Simmons (p),
Lisle Atkinson (b), Mel Lewis (dr). Special guest: Dizzy Gillespie (tp) on 7/1/83
only; on 7/2 and 7/3
Gillespie omitted and Ronnie Bedford (d) for Lewis.
NYC, Sweet Basil
7/1/83, 7/2/83, 7/3/83
400-402
BCC0042B_S1
1) All of Me (cont)
2) Perdido
BCC0043
TDK HX-S /
60 mins /
CrO2
Fred Waring aircheck: BC song "My Twilight Reverie." (Lyric by Kay Parker) Fred Waring and His Orch. unknown
8/23/45?
p. 589
BCC0043_S1
1) My Twilight Reverie
BCC0044a
TDK SA 100 / 100 mins /
CrO2
BC concert, Princeton University (last known recorded public performance) tape 1 Chris Neville (p),
Steve LaSpina (b),
Jackie Williams (d)
NOTE: level change in
1st track ("On Green
Dolphin St."
Richardson Auditorium, Princeton University
9/13/1997
541
BCC0044A_S1
1) annc BC
2) On Green Dolphin St.
3)annc
4) Misty
5) annc
6) From the Greenhouse (trio)
7) annc
8) Only Trust Your Heart
9) Just Friends
10)annc
11)My One and Only Love
12)annc
BCC0044A_S2
1) annc
2) Another Time, Another Place
3) annc
4) Caravan
5) annc
6) Just in Time
7) annc
8) Lover Man
9) annc
10)You, Only You
11)annc
12)People Time
13)annc
14)What Is This Thing Called Love?
BCC0044b
TDK SA 100 / 100 mins /
CrO2
BC concert, Princeton University (last known recorded public performance) tape 2 Chris Neville (p),
Steve LaSpina (b),
Jackie Williams (d)
Richardson Auditorium, Princeton University
9/13/1997
541

BCC0044B_S1
1) What Is This Thing Called Love?
2) annc
3) Perdido
4) annc


BCC0045
90 mins Tommy Vig big band - Olympic Jazz Fest. rehearsal: "Int. Blues" and "When Lights Are Low" BC present? NOTE: cassette jammed -- needs rehousing LA
417 (actual performance--not rehearsal)

BCC0045_S1
1) unknown tune
2) When Lights Are Low
3) talk

 

BCC0046
unknown /
120 /
unknown
BC interview, KNOB, w. Bob Kirsten (BC on side 1 only) NOTE: May need speed correction--sounds
slightly slow.
LA?
1959
X
BCC0046_S1
1) interview
2) That's How I Feel Today (rec)
3) interview
4) Never Swat a Fly (rec)
5) interview
6) Once Upon a Time (rec)
7) interview
8) Sweet Sue (rec)
9) interview
10)Liza (rec)
11)interview
12)Swingin' the Blues (rec)
13)interview
14)Crazy Rhythm (rec)
15)interview
16)I'm in the Mood for Swing (rec)
17) interview
18) Old Fashioned Love (rec)
BCC0046_S2 (no BC on this side)
1) I'm Coming Virginia (rec)
2) A Walkin' Thing (rec)
3) intro
4) Blue Lou (rec)
5) Ain't She Sweet (rec)
6) Blues My Naughty Sweety...(rec)
7) How Can You Lose (rec)
8) talk
BCC0047
90 mins 
TDK D90
Normal Bias
BC Orch. aircheck, Apollo Theater (w. George Russell, drums) NOTE: Digitize only last
two tracks,
SIDE B ("Blue Skies"
and "Takin' My Time";
rest available on CD
NYC, Apollo Theater
2/2/1944
129A
BCC0047_S2
1) Blues Skies
2) Takin' My Time
BCC0048
philips c-30 normal bias BBC Radio Manchester program on BBC Dance Orch. history; includes interview with BC on his tenure with Henry Hall; cond. by Alan Stevens NOTE: May need speed correction--slightly slow? Manchester, England
prob. 6/22/77 - 7/3/77; [mentions BC arr. for BBC of "One, Two, Button Your Shoe" as 40 years ago.]
X
BCC0048_S1
1) - 8) BBC Documentary
BCC0048_S2
1) I'm Putting All My Eggs into One Basket
2) BC interview
3) One, Two, Button Your Shoe
4) BC interview
5) Teddy Bear's Picnic
6) BC interview
BCC0049
30 mins Radio Shack Tape MC quartet live perf. Musicians' Credit Union; medley of California songs. Intro. by Belva Roberts;
NOTE: flutter
LA, Local 47
11/22/1986
445
BCC0049_S1
1) intro
2) medley: California, Here I Come/Avalon/I Left My Heart.../San Francisco, Open Your Golden Gate/Hurray for Hollywood/California, Here I Come
BCC0050
Agfa FE1
90 mins
"Potpourri" sent by Earl Okin, who narrates. Includes live rec. of BC w. George Chisholm: "Mellotone" (BC alto & tp) and "Stardust" (feat. Chisholm) Side 1 also has perf. of "Moonglow" by Dicky Wells/Earl Warren
@ Pizza Express; also
Adelaide Hall
w. Benny Waters;
York De Souza,
in Hammersmith
(Cunard Hotel)
("Body & Soul");
Fapy Lafertin (?) "Nuages"
Side 2: Sam Wooding --
two perfs. (not orig);
Abbey Lincoln @ Sicily Jazz Festival - Ellington medley; Tommy Flanagan
@ Pizza Express
("You Go to My Head";
Tatum singing (issued);
Al Casey,
Pizza Express (inc.)
BC: London, Pizza Express Okin says 1976.
Flanagan: 5/14/92
BC group: possibly 11/84
Wells/Warren: 5/5/78
X

BCC0050_S1
1) Earl Okin talks
2) In a Mellow Tone (BC as & tp)
3) Stardust (George Chisholm)
4) Earl Okin talks
5) Moonglow (Dicky Wells & Earl Warren
6)  Earl Okin talks
7) I Can't Get You Anything but Love (Adelaide Hall & Benny Waters)
8)  Earl Okin talks
9) Body & Soul (York De Souza -p)
10) Yesterdays (York De Souza -p)
11)  Earl Okin talks
12) Nuages (Lafertin)
BCC0050_S2
1)  Earl Okin talks
2) Crazy Cat (Sam Wooding, 1929)
3) (?) (Wooding, 1976)
4)  Earl Okin talks
5) Sophisticated Lady & In A Sentimental Mood (Abbey Lincoln)
6)  Earl Okin talks
7) You Go To My Head (Tommy Flanagan)
8) Blues
9) Rhythm Changes
10)  Earl Okin talks
11) (?)

 

BCC0051
Maxell XLII 
100 mins
BC interview with Steve Schwartz, "MusicAmerica," WGBH Boston
8/1/1991
X

BCC0051_S1
1) BC interview with Steve Schwartz
2) A Kiss From You
3) Chocolate Dandies
4) BC interview with Steve Schwartz
5) Love, Your Not The One For Me
6) Honeysuckle Rose
7) When The Lights Are Low
8) BC interview with Steve Schwartz
9) Crazy Rhythm
10) Out of Nowhere
11) BC interview with Steve Schwartz
12) What's New (Billie Holiday) (Barney Kessel gtr.)(BC as)
BCC0051_S2
1) A Foggy Day
2) BC interview with Steve Schwartz
3) The Angels Sing
4) Everything I Have is Yours
5) Understand

 

BCC0052
60 mins BC Pablo session: "Benny Carter Meets Oscar Peterson," contains alternate take (#3) of "Sweet Lorraine" NOTE: digitize
"Sweet Lorraine"
#3 only; rest issued
LA
11/14/1986
444 (session)
but not alt. take
BCC0052_S1
1) Sweet Lorraine
BCC0053
90 mins WBGO/KLON interview of Ken Burns about Jazz TV series; incl. question about why BC excluded. (Live from IAJE convention), Michael Bourne, interviewer) NYC
1/10/2001

BCC0053_S1
1) - 9) interview w. Ken Burns
BC omission discussed in tr. 4
10) It Don't Mean a Thing (Ellington rec)
BCC0053_S2
1) interview (cont)
2) Kenny Barron rec
3) interview w. Wallace Roney

 

BCC0054
Radioshack Concertape / 
30 mins /
type 1
Telephone interview w. BC in advance of Japanese tour, 4/13-21/78; Mike Misawa, interviewer Deals w. "What Is Jazz?" etc.
NOTE: Needs speed
correction & eq.
BC in LA (?)
2(?)/15/78
X

BCC0054_S1
1) - 4) phone interview
BCC0054_S2
1) phone interview

 

BCC0055
TDK D /
60 mins /
type 1
BC perf. & interview, Montreal Jazz Fest. Host & interviewer: Katie Malloch. Tunes: "What Is This Thing Called Love?", "Easy Money," "Perdido" (BC as + tp) CBC Radio "Jazz Beat"
program
w. Reg Wilson Trio
NOTE: Digitize side B only.
Montreal
6/28/86 (performance)
6/29/86 (interview)
441 (note misspelling of pianist: should be Reg Wilson (not "Red")

BCC0055_S2
1) intro
2) What Is This Thing Called Love?
3) annc
4) Easy Money
5) annc - BC interview
6) Perdido (BC-tp)
7) annc

 

BCC0056
Maxell XLII S
60 mins
Jay Livingston demos: "It's Your Turn to Have the Blues" (sung by Livingston); "Never Let Me Go" (sung by and w. piano acc. by Nat King Cole) NOTE: Sounds slightly slow--needs speed correction LA?
ca. 1954?
N/A
BCC0056_S1
1) Your Turn to Have the Blues (Livingston)
2) Never Let Me Go (Cole)
BCC0057
TDK D90 mins Interview w. Charles Delaunay by Felix Grant; WMAL, Washington, DC;
about 1/2 into Side 1: video documentary soundtrack Ben Webster: The Brute and The Beautiful by John Jeremy
NOTE: Digitize Delaunay interview only
(1st half side 1)
Delaunay interview: Washington, DC
Delaunay interview: 10/1/76
N/A
BCC0057_S1
1) interview
2) Delaunay's Dilemma (rec)
3) interview
4) West End Blues (rec)
5) interview
6) Bouncing Around (rec)
7) interview
BCC0058
Compact
Cassette
60 mins
William Grant Still interview & excerpts from 5th Symphony (source unknown) ?
?
N/A

BCC0058_S1
1) interview
2) music
3) interview
4) music
5) interview

 

BCC0059
unknown /
C-60 /
type I
George Walker: Interview & "Passacaglia" by Dallas Symphony (source unknown) NOTE: Pressure pad
missing--needs rehousing
?
?
N/A
BCC0059_S1
1) music and talk
2) music - Passaglia
3) talk
BCC0060
Unlabeled Joe Kennedy, Jr. "Sketches for Solo Violin and Symphony Orchestra,"
World Premiere March 21, 1994, by Roanoke Symphony Orchestra.
?
3/21/1994
BCC0060_S1
1) - 4) music
BCC0061
60 mins. Dick Hyman: "World" songs medley. Hyman (piano & vocal) NOTE: This is demo tape in preparation for 9/17/89 performance and PBS
taping" In Performance
at the White House."
?
8/30/1989
478A (actual White House performance
and television program)

BCC0061_S1
1) Medley: Christopher Columbus/Sittin' on Top of the World/It's a Wonderful World/It's a Great Big Wonderful World(?)/What A Wonderful World/What the World Needs Now/It's a Small World After All/They All Laughed.

 

BCC0062
Unlabled. Clora Bryant performs "Benny, the Baron" on piano (Tune written by her for BC) NOTE: On Side 2 --
ignore side 1 and rest
of side 2
Lead sheet folded in with cassette, with dedication
to BC by Bryant (removed)
LA?
Jan.1982 appears on the lead sheet
N/A
BCC0062_S2
1) Benny, the Baron
BCC0063
IEC c-90 mins Marciac Jazz Festival: Green Dolphin St./Secret Love/Misty/God Bless the Child;/Now's the Time/Body & Soul/Take the A Train/I Want a Little Girl/Finale: Lester Leaps In BC (as), Clark Terry (tp), Kenny Drew (p),
Kenny Burrell (g),
Reggie Johnson (b),
Alvin Queen (d);
on last track add: Claude Tissendier (as),
Guy Lafitte (ts)
Marciac, France
8/15/1992
X

BCC0063_S1
1) intro
2) On Green Dolphin St.
3) annc - BC
4) Secret Love
5) annc - BC
6) Misty (BC)
7) annc - BC
8) Just Friends
9) annc - BC
10)God Bless the Child (Terry)
11)annc - BC
12) Now's the Time (inc)
BCC0063_S2
1) Now's the Time (cont)
2) annc - BC
3) Body and Soul (Burrell)
4) annc - BC
5) Take the A Train
6) annc - BC
7) I Want a Little Girl (Terry-v)
8) BC intro Guy Lafitte, Claude Tissendier
9) Lester Leaps In
10)annc - BC
11)encore: What Is This Thing Called Love?

 

BCC0064
TDK SA
90 mins
JATP Copenhagen 1966--concert & television broadcast: see attached sheet for contents Dizzy Gillespie,
Clark Terry (tp),
James Moody,
Zoot Sims (ts),
Teddy Wilson (p),
Bob Cranshaw (b),
Louis Bellson (d),
T-Bone Walker (g & v);
BC, Coleman Hawkins (ts);
add Ben Webster
for TV show
Copenhagen, Tivoli Concert Hall
Concert: 11/24/66
TV show: same?
two titles with BC:
"Lover, Come Back" and "Cocktails for Two":
bennycarter.com discography addendum

BCC0064_S1
1) Stardust (Terry)
2) Tin Tin Deo (Gillespie)
3) The Champ
4) Blues (w. T-Bone Walker)
5) Take the A Train (Wilson)
6) annc - Norman Granz
7) Lover Come Back to Me (BC, Hawkins)
8) Cocktails for Two (BC)
9) September Song (Hawkins)
BCC0064_S2
1) Body and Soul (Hawkins)
2) Stompin' at the Savoy (Wilson)
3) Love (?) (Wilson)
4) You'd Be So Nice (Webster)
5) Body and Soul (Hawkins)
6) Honeysuckle Rose (Hawkins, Webster)
7) Don't Be That Way (Wilson)
8) Nice Work If You Can Get It (Wilson)
9) Whispering (Terry, Gillespie)
10)Misty (Terry)
11) My Funny Valentine (Gillespie)


BCC0065a
TDK D /
60 mins /
type I
Library of Congress concert: BC + orch.
tape 1
Includes commissioned suite: "Peaceful Warrior"
(dedicated to Dr. Martin }
Luther King, Jr.
Lincoln Theater, Washington, DC
6/8/1996
537
BCC0065A_S1
1) intro
2) BC intro
3) Vine St.
4) annc - BC
5) Symphony in Riffs
6) Souvenir
BCC0065A_S2
1) annc - BC
2) Hello
3) annc - BC
4) Easy Money
5) annc - BC
6) The Courtship (sextet)
7) annc - BC
8) Another Time, Another Place
9) annc - BC
10) Hot Spot (feat. Kenny Washington)
BCC0065b
TDK D /
60 mins /
type I
Library of Congress concert: BC + orch.
tape 2
Includes commissioned suite: "Peaceful Warrior"
(dedicated to Dr. Martin
Luther King, Jr.
Lincoln Theater, Washington, DC
6/8/1996
537

BCC0065B_S1
1)annc
2) Hot Spot
3) intro - Joe Williams
4) I Was Wrong (Williams)
5) intro - Marlena Shaw
6) Rain (Shaw)
7) annc
8) We Were In Love (Williams/Shaw)
9) annc
10) All That Jazz (Williams/Shaw)
BCC0065B_S2
1) annc
2) The Blessing
3) annc
4) Peaceful Warrior
5) annc
6) Song for Coretta
7) annc
8) The Journey
9) annc
10)Brothers Under the Skin


BCC0065c
TDK D /
60 mins /
type I
Library of Congress concert: BC + orch.
tape 3
Includes commissioned suite: "Peaceful Warrior"
(dedicated to Dr. Martin
Luther King, Jr.
Lincoln Theater, Washington, DC
6/8/1996
537
BCC0065C_S1
1) Brothers Under the Skin
2) annc - BC ending remarks
BCC0066a
Unknown
CrO2 / 
Dolby B /
90 Min
BC recording session tapes: "In the Mood for Swing" (MusicMasters)
tape 1
w. Dizzy Gillespie,
Louie Bellson, etc.
Many unissued takes
and one unissued title
Clinton Studios, NYC
11/9 & 12/87
455, 456

BCC0066A_S1
1) - 18) South Side Samba
19) Not So Blue
BCC0066A_S2
1) - 6) Not So Blue
7) - 15) Another Time, Another Place

 

BCC0066b
Unknown
CrO2 / 
Dolby B /
90 Min
BC recording session tapes: "In the Mood for Swing" (MusicMasters)
tape 2
w. Dizzy Gillespie,
Louie Bellson, etc.
Many unissued takes
and one unissued title
Clinton Studios, NYC
11/9 & 12/87
455, 456
BCC0066B_S1
1) - 7) Another Time, Another Place
8) - 14) Blue Moonlight
BCC0066B_S2
1) - 3) Blue Moonlight
4) - 12) The Romp
13) - 17) The Courtship
BCC0066c
Unknown
CrO2 / 
Dolby B /
90 Min
BC recording session tapes: "In the Mood for Swing" (MusicMasters)
tape 3
w. Dizzy Gillespie,
Louie Bellson, etc.
Many unissued takes
and one unissued title
Clinton Studios, NYC
11/9 & 12/87
455, 456

BCC0066C_S1
1) - 5) The Courtship
6) - 10) Janel
11) - 20) I'm in the Mood for Swing
BCC0066C_S2
1) - 5) Mood for Swing
6) - 9) Summer Serenade
10) - 20) You, Only You

 

BCC0066d
Unknown
CrO2 / 
Dolby B /
90 Min
BC recording session tapes: "In the Mood for Swing" (MusicMasters)
tape 4
w. Dizzy Gillespie,
Louie Bellson, etc.
Many unissued takes
and one unissued title
Clinton Studios, NYC
11/9 & 12/87
455, 456

BCC0066D_S1
1) You, Only You
2) - 4) Slow Carousel (unissued title)
5) - 8) Rock Me to Sleep

 

BCC0067
Maxell C60 min normal bias "Tribute to John Hammond" WTTV Soundstage TV show BC, Benny Morton (tb),
Red Norvo (vib),
Teddy Wilson (p),
George Benson (g),
Milt Hinton (b),
Jo Jones (d),
Helen Humes (v);
includes rehearsal
& out-takes
Chicago
9/10/1975
316 (doesn't
list material
not used in
broadcast)

BCC0067_S1
1) Song of the Wanderer (Helen Humes)
2) talk
3) Song of the Wanderer -2
4) - 10) Song of the Wanderer - rehearsal
11) Moten Swing -rehearsal
12) mostly talk
13) John's Idea
14) talk
15) John's Idea
16) talk
17) John's Idea
18) talk
19) John's Idea
20) talk
21) - 22) Riff Interlude (?)
23) talk
24) Interview w. John Hammond
25) Riff Interlude (?)
BCC0067_S2
1) Riff Interlude (?)(end)
2) intros of artists by John Hammond
3) John's Idea
4) talk (BC discusses removal of music!)
5) John's Idea (breaks down after BC solo)
6) talk
7) John's Idea (complete)
8) nothing
9) You're Driving Me Crazy (Humes)
10)Interview: Hammond w. BC & Norvo (on discovery of Ella Fitzgerald, Mildred Bailey, etc)

 

BCC0068
Maxell XL 2 Cr02 90 min. BC w. Rutgers Jazz Ens. & his All Stars - NJJS Jazz Hall of Fame Concert Rutgers group incl.
saxophonists Harry Allen
& Joey Cavaseno;
All Stars: Joe Wilder (tp),
Derek Smith (p),
Lisle Atkinson (b),
Kenny Washington (d)
Nicholas Music Center, Rutgers, New Brunswick, NJ
5/4/1986
440

BCC0068_S1
1) intro (William Fielder)
2) Symphony in Riffs (BC w. RU orch)
3) annc - BC
4) I Can't Get Started (BC w. RU orch)
5) We Were In Love (RU sax ens.)
6) annc - BC
7) Titmouse (RU sax ens)
8) intro of BC All Stars (W. Fielder)
9) Honeysuckle Rose (BC All Stars)
BCC0068_S2
1) Take the A Train
2) annc - BC
3) Ornithology (feat. Atkinson)
4) annc - BC
5) Broadway
6) Misty (feat. BC)
7) Perdido
8) annc - BC

 

BCC0069
Unlabeled "All By Myself" - BC song demo- 2 versions; 1st by Leonard Reed; 2nd by Spanky Wilson
(Announced by Reed as a 1933 composition by BC)
Piano acc. probably
by Leonard Reed
LA?
ca. 1980s
X
BCC0069_S1
1) All by Myself
2) All by Myself 2
BCC0070
Unlabeled
60 Min
"All That Jazz" radio show - interview with BC:
host - Phil Mackelar, CKFM Toronto
NOTE: Needs rehousing
- can't be played
Toronto
5/27/1981
X

BCC0070_S1
1) BC interview (Phil Mackelar)
2) My Heart Has Wings
3) BC interview (Phil Mackelar)
4) Sleep
5) BC interview (Phil Mackelar)
6) S'Wonderful
7) BC interview (Phil Mackelar)
BCC0070_S2
1) BC interview (Phil Mackelar)
2) Just Imagine
3) BC interview (Phil Mackelar)
4) Cottontail
5) BC interview (Phil Mackelar)
6) We Were in Love
7) BC interview (Phil Mackelar)
8) Key Largo

 

BCC0071
Ampex 472
High Bias
30 mins
Joe Albany, live at Club Caprice, El Monte, CA Opens with "When Lights
Are Low"
(w. incorrect bridge)
Club Caprice, El Monte, CA
2/23/1958
X

BCC0071_S1
1) When the Lights Are Low
2) Airegin
3) Now's the Time
4) Polk-a-dots and Moonbeams
BC0071_S2
1) Polk-a-dots and Moonbeams
2) Jordu
3) Blues
4) I Remember April
5) Autumn in New York

 

BCC0072
Memorex HB2
90 mins
Timmie Rogers interview w. Ken Borgers on KLON Discusses rise of black
comics; mentions time
w. BC orch.
KLON, Long Beach, CA
ca. 1989(mentions that John Hammond had recently died--i.e. 1987 & Sweets Edison "For My Pals" "just out" - rec. 4/88))
X

BCC0072_S1
1) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
2) Everybody wants to go to Heaven...
3) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
4) Easy Street
5) Comic Routine
6) Time Takes Care of Everything
7) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
8) It's Crazy 1
9) Comic ROutine
10) It's Crazy 2
11) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
12) If you can't smile and say yes
13) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
14) Ooh
BCC0072_S2
1) Comic Routine
2) Peace
3) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
4) If the World Should End Tomorrow
5) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
6) Nothings Wrong with Nothing
7) Goodnight
8) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
9) Tipple Tune1
10) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
11) Me, My Tipple And I
12) Ken Borgers KLON interviews Timmie Rogers
13) God Bless God

 

BCC0073
TDK D /
90 min /
type 1
Don Wyatt demo of BC tune: "Point of No Return" (lyrics by John Moen) NOTE: Digitize only
versions of
"Point of No Return"
(not "The Way We Were
or "I Wish You Love")
LA?
ca. 1968
X

BC0073_S1
1) Point of No Return
2) Point of No Return 2
3) Point of No Return 3
4) Tune 2

 

BCC0074
Thats Suono Format
High Bias
60 Min
BC 90th Birthday Concert, Oslo (w. Saxomania):
Melancholy Lullaby/Blues in My Heart/Mood for Swing (Saxomania); Misty/Easy Money/Blue Star/Doozy/Happy Birthday/Body & Soul (BC w. Saxomania)
Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo Oslo, Conserthaus
8/8/97 (BC 90th)
X

BCC0074_S1
1) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
2) Melancholy Lullaby
3) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
4) Blues in My Heart
5) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
6) I'm in the Mood for Swing
7) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
8) Misty
9) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
10) When the Lights are Low
BCC0074_S2
1) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
2) Easy Money
3) Evening Star
4) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
5) Doozy
6) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
7) Happy Birthday
8) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
9)  Body and Soul
10) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
11) Blues in my Heart
12) Radio Broadcast, NRK Oslo
13)

 

BCC0075
Maxell XLII
90 mins
WBGO "Jazz From the Archives" show on tenor saxophonist Bumps Myers; host: Ed Berger (has phone interview with BC on Myers) NOTE: Digitize Bumps
Myers segment only
(1st hour)
Newark, NJ
?
X

BCC0075_S1
1) Jazz From The Archives Intro
2) Annc.
3) Just You Just Me
4) Fish Fry
5) Annc.
6) Jump Call
7) Who's Sorry Now
8)  Annc.
9) Cuttin Time
10) I Cover The Waterfront
11)  Annc.
12) Back Bay Boogie
13)  Annc.
14) I Never Knew
15) Love For Scale 2
16)  Annc.
BCC0075_S2
1)  Annc.
2) Sweet & Lovely
3)  Annc.
4) Cookin One Up
5)  Annc.
6) You're My Best Poker Hand
7) Annc.
8) 49-50
9)  Annc.

 

BCC0076
TDK SA60 mins BC interview with Elwood Glover;
prob. CBC, Toronto; side 2 tape made for BC by unident. anncr, includes JATP 1953, rec. Cool Blues, Carnegie Hall
NOTE: runs slow--needs
speed correction
Toronto
prob. 1967 during JATP tour
X
BCC0076a
Unknown
High Bias
90 min
BC - American Jazz Orch. rec. session, tape 1 SIDE A: Symphony in Riffs/
A Kiss From You/
Hello/Souvenir
SIDE B: Souvenir (cont)/Skydance/
People Time
NOTE: copy all content
(multiple takes and studio chatter)
NYC, Clinton Studios
3/1-2/87
448

BCC0076A_S1:
1) Symphony in Riffs -1 (complete)
2) -2 (inc)
3) -3 (fs)
4) -4 (inc -- cut off after Dick Katz quote)
5) -5 (complete)
6) -6 (complete - master)
7) talk
8) A Kiss From You - 1(inc)
9) -2 fs
10) -3 (inc)
11)  talk
12) -4 (complete)
13) -5 (inc)
14) talk
15) -6 (complete)
16) Hello - 1
17) talk
18) talk
19) -2 (inc)
20) talk
21)
21) -3 (complete)
22) talk
23) -4 (complete)
24) talk
25) Souvenir  - fs
26) fs
27) inc (cut)

BCC0076A_S2:
1) Souvenir (complete)
2) talk
3) Souvenir (inc)
4) Souvenir (complete)
5) talk
6) Souvenir (complete)
7) Souvenir (insert)
8) talk
9) Sky Dance (inc)
10) talk
11) Sky Dance (inc)
12) Sky Dance (inc)
13) talk
14) fs
15) fs
16) Sky Dance (complete)
17) talk
18) Sky Dance (complete)
19) talk
20) Sky Dance fs
21) Sky Dance (inc)
22) talk
23) Sky Dance (complete)
24) talk
25) People Time (fs)
26) talk
27) People Time (inc)
28) talk
29) People Time (comp)
30) P.T. (fs)
31) P.T. (inc)
32) P.T.
33) PT (inc + talk)
34) talk


BCC0076b
Unknown
High Bias
90 min
BC - American Jazz Orch. rec. session, tape 2 SIDE A: People Time (cont)/ Remember/Promenade/Doozy
(note long gap between last
two titles, side A)
SIDE B: Doozy (cont)/
Central City Blues/
When Lights Are Low
NOTE: copy all content
(multiple takes and
studio chatter)
NYC, Clinton Studios
3/1-2/87
448

BCC0076B_S1:
1) talk
2) People Time (master)
3) Remember (complete)
4) Remember (inc)
5) talk
6) Remember (complete)
7) talk
8) Remember (complete)
9) talk
10) Promenade (fs)
11) talk
12) Promenade (inc)
13) talk
14) Promenade (master)
15) talk
16) Doozy (complete)
17) talk
18) Doozy (fs)
19) Doozy (complete)
20) talk
21) Doozy (inc)
22) talk
23) Doozy (inc)
24) talk
25) Doozy (complete but end cut)

BCC0076B_S2:
1) Doozy (inc)
2) talk
3) Doozy (complete)
4) talk
5) Central City Blues (inc)
6) talk
7) CCB (complete)
8) talk
9) CCB (complete)
10) talk
11) CCB (complete)
12) talk
13) When Lights Are Low (complete)
14) talk
15) WLAL (master)

 

BCC0076c
Unknown
High Bias
90 min
BC - American Jazz Orch. rec. session, tape 3 SIDE A: Blues in My Heart/Lonesome Nights/
Sleep/Easy Money
SIDE B: Easy Money (cont)
NOTE: copy all content
(multiple takes and
studio chatter)
NYC, Clinton Studios
3/1-2/87

BCC0076C_S1:
1) Blues in My Heart (complete)
2) BIMH (master)
3) talk
4) Lonesome Nights (fs)
5) Lonesome Nights (inc)
6) talk
7) Lonesome Nights (inc)
8) talk
9) Lonesome Nights (complete)
10) talk
11) Sleep (fs)
12) Sleep (inc) + talk
13) Sleep (inc)
14) talk
15) Sleep (complete)
16) talk
17) Sleep (master)
18) talk
19) Easy Money (fs)
20) Easy Money (complete)
21) talk
22) Easy Money (cut off)

BCC0076C_S2:
1) Easy Money (master - cont from S1)

 

BCC0077
Scotch
Dynarange
90 mins
BC group, Maksoud Plaza Hotel w. Spanky Wilson (v),
Tee Carson (p),
George Duvivier (b),
Sherman Ferguson (d);
and special guest: Hector
Costita (ts)
Maksoud Plaza Hotel, Sao Paolo, Brazil
8/82
X

1) ? (Spanky Wilson-v) [no BC]
2) applause
3) Misty/This Can't Be Love (Wilson - v) [no BC]
4) annc
5) A Time for Love (Wilson-v)[no BC]
6) anouncement
7) Take the A Train (w. Costita)
8) annc (Costita)
9) Blues? (w. guests from house orch.) BC-tp
10) annc

 

BCC0078a
Sony HF 90 BC Big Band,live at Kimball's East, Berkeley, CA--Tape 1 SIDE A: Misty/Day By Day/
Doozy
SIDE B: How High The Moon/Hello/Remember/
Vine St. Rumble
Berkeley, CA, Kimball's East
3/8-10/90
490, 491, 492

BCC0078A_S1:
1) How High the Moon
2) BC intro
3) Hello
4) Remember
5) Vine St. Rumble
6) Stockholm Sweetening
BCC0078A_S2:
1) Misty
2) Day By Day
3) Dozzy


BCC0078b
Sony HF 90 BC Big Band,live at Kimball's East, Berkeley, CA--Tape 2 SIDE A: Band announcement/
People Time/When Lights Are Low/Coalition/Body & Soul
(BC-tp)/Souvenir
SIDE B: Lady Be Good/
Vine St. Rumble/
Symphony in Riffs
/Honeysuckle Rose
Berkeley, CA, Kimball's East
3/8-10/90
490, 491, 492

BCC0078B_S1:
1) intro (Mel Martin & BC)
2) People Time
3) BC speech
4) When Lights Are Low
5) Coalition
6) Body and Soul (BC tp)
7) Souvenir
BCC0078B_S2
1) Lady Be Good
2) Vine St. Rumble
3) Symphony in Riffs
4) Honeysuckle Rose

 

BCC0079a
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Bill Challis by Morroe Berger - tape 1 For BC biography. Challis' home, Massapequa, NY
12/29/1976
X

BCC0079A_S1
1) - 10) Interview MB with BC
BCC0079A_S2
1) - 9) Interview MB with BC

 

BCC0079b
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Bill Challis by Morroe Berger - tape 2 For BC biography. Challis' home, Massapequa, NY
12/29/1976
X
BCC0079B
1) - 9) Interview MB with BC
BCC0080
Scotch
Highlander
C-90
Interview with Faith Hubley by Morroe Berger For BC biography.
NOTE: Side 2 blank
Hubley studio, NYC
5/18/1978
X
BCC0080
1) - 5) Interview MB with FH
BCC0081
Sony C-90 Interview w. Leonard Feather by Morroe BergerBerger For BC biography. prob. LA
8/10/1973
X

BCC0081_S1
1) - 10) Interview MB with LF
BCC0081_S2
1) - 10) Interview MB with LF

 

BCC0082
Ampex 370
90 mins.
Interview w. Phil Moore by Morroe Berger For BC biography Moore's office, LA
1/24/1978
X

BCC0082_S1
&
BCC0082_S2
1) - 16) Interview MB with PM

 

BCC0083
Sony C90 Interview w. Peter Faith (BC's agent) by Morroe Berger For BC biography LA
8/24/1973
X

BCC0083_S1
1) - 10) Interview MB with PF
BCC0083_S2
1) - 10) Interview MB with PF

 

BCC0084
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Sy Oliver by Morroe Berger For BC biography Oliver's home, NYC
12/17/1976
X

BCC0084_S1
BCC0084_S2
1) - 16) Interview MB with SO

 

BCC0085
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Mercer Cook by Morroe Berger For BC biography Cook's home, Washington, DC
12/27/1977
X

BCC0085_S1
1) - 9) Interview MB with MC
BCC0085_S2
1) - 9) Interview MB with MC

 

BCC0086
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Archie Bleyer by Morroe Berger For BC biography Bleyer's office, NYC
12/17/1976
X

BCC0086_S1 &
BCC0086_S2
1) - 14) Interview MB with AB

 

BCC0087
Ampex 370
90 mins.
Interview w. Edna Byrnes (BC's sister) by Morroe Berger For BC biography NYC
7/16/1976
X

BCC0087_S1 &
BCC0087_S2
1) - 16) interview MB with EB

 

BCC0088
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Russell Procope by Morroe Berger For BC biography Procope's home, NYC
1/4/1978
X

BCC0088
1) - 8)
interview MB with RP

 

BCC0089
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Albert Harris by Morroe Berger For BC biography
NOTE: Side 2 blank
Harris' home, LA?
1/22/1978
X

BCC0089
1) - 8)
interview MB with AH

 

BCC0090
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Dave Dexter by Morroe Berger For BC biography
NOTE: Side 2 may be blank.
Billboard offices, LA
1/23/1978
X

BCC0090
1) - 8)
interview MB with DD

 

BCC0091
Scotch C-90 Interview w. John S. Wilson by Morroe Berger For BC biography Princeton, NJ
7/20/1976
X

BCC0091_S1 &
BCC0091_S2
1) - 17)  interview MB with JW

 

BCC0092
Scotch
Highlander
C-90
Interview w. Margaret Carter (BC's wife) by Morroe Berger For BC biography Damascus, Syria
1/11/1976
X

BCC0092_S1 &
BCC0092_S2
1) - 16)  interview MB with MC

 

BCC0093
Capitol 1
- 60 mins.
Paul Vandervoort II on BC For BC biography;
Vandervoort sent this tape
of his reminiscences of his collaborations w. BC
Costa Mesa, CA
rec'd by M. Berger 11/9/79
X
BCC0093_S1 &
BCC0093_S2
1) - 13)  PV on BC
BCC0094
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Doc Cheatham by Morroe Berger For BC biography Cheatham's home, NYC
12/8/1976
X

BCC0094_S1 &
BCC0094_S2
1) - 12)  interview MB with DC

 

BCC0095
Ampex 370
90 mins.
Interview w. Dave Cavanaugh by Morroe Berger For BC biography
NOTE: Side 2 blank
Cavanaugh's office, Hollywood
1/24/1978
X
BCC0095
1) - 10)  interview MB with DC
BCC0096
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Allan McMillan by Morroe Berger For BC biography 1697 Broadway, NYC
7/7/1977
X

BCC0096_S1 &
BCC0096_S2
1) - 10)  interview MB with AM

 

BCC0097
Ampex 370
90 mins.
Interview w. Mike Gould by Morroe Berger For BC biography
NOTE: Side 2 blank
Gould's office, LA
1/24/1978
X
BCC0097
1) - 10)  interview MB with MG
BCC0098
Sony C-90 A: Interview w. Harry Garfield by M. Berger
B: Interview w. Dick Berg by M. Berger
For BC biography A: Garfield: Universal Studios, LA
B: Berg: Metro Media, LA
8/24/73(both interviews)
X
BCC0098_S1 &
BCC0098_S2
1) - 17)  interview MB with HG & DB
BCC0099
Maxell UDXLII C90 Interview w. Joyce Mills (BC's daughter) by Morroe Berger For BC biography LA
9/8/1978
X

BCC0099_S1 &
1) - 10)  interview MB with JM
BCC0099_S2
1) - 10)  interview MB with JM

 

BCC0100
Scotch
Highlander
C-90
Interviews w. John Hammond by Morroe Berger For BC biography
NOTE: Interviews from
two separate dates
NYC
Side A: 4/4/74
Side B: 4/16/74
X

BCC0100_S1 &
1) - 10)  interview MB with JH
BCC0100_S2
1) - 10)  interview MB with JH

 

BCC0101
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Marl Young by Morroe Berger For BC biography LA
8/10/1973
X

BCC0101_S1 &
1) - 10)  interview MB with MY
BCC0101_S2
1) - 10)  interview MB with MY

 

BCC0102
Ampex 370
90 mins.
Interview w. Leo Arnaud by Morroe Berger For BC biography Arnaud's home, Beverly Hills
1/20/1978
X

BCC0102_S1 &
1) - 10)  interview MB with LA
BCC0102_S2
1) - 10)  interview MB with LA

 

BCC0103
K Mart (!)
90 mins.
Tape of Paul Vandervoort II discussing his collaborations as songwriter with BC For BC biography LA
rec'd by M. Berger 6/17/79
X

BCC0103_S1 &
BCC0103_S2
1) - 10)  PV on BC

 

BCC0104
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Irving Mills by Morroe Berger For BC biography Mills' office, LA
8/11/1973
X

BCC0104_S1
1) - 10)  interview MB with IM
BCC0104_S2


BCC0105
Ampex 90 Interview w. Sidney Fine by Morroe Berger For BC biography;
NOTE: Side 2 blank
LA
9/25/1974
X

BCC0105
1) - 10)  interview MB with SF

 

BCC0106
Scotch C-90 Interview w. Frank Driggs by Morroe Berger For BC biography RCA studios, NYC
12/8/1976
X

BCC0106_S1
1) - 10) interview MB with FD
BCC0106_S2
1) - 10) interview MB with FD

 

BCC0107
Ampex 90 Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 1a & 1b" For BC biography BC home, LA
11/6/1973
X

BCC0107_S1
1) - 10) interview MB with BC
BCC0107_S2
1) - 10) interview MB with BC

 

BCC0108
Ampex 90 Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 2" For BC biography BC home, LA
7/6/1973
X

BCC0108_S1
1) - 10) interview MB with BC
BCC0108_S2
1) - 10) interview MB with BC

 

BCC0109
Sony C-90 Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 3" For BC biography Princeton, NJ
9/28/1973
X

BCC0109_S1
1) - 10) interview MB with BC
BCC0109_S2
1) - 10) interview MB with BC

 

BCC0110
Sony C-90 Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 4" For BC biography Princeton, NJ
10/1/1973
X

BCC0110_S1
1) - 10) interview MB with BC
BCC0110_S2
1) - 10) interview MB with BC

 

BCC0111
Sony C-90 Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 5" For BC biography Princeton, NJ
10/16/1973
X

BCC0111_S1
1) - 10) interview MB with BC
BCC0111_S2
11) - 12) interview MB with BC

 

BCC0112
Scotch
Highlander
C-90
Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 6" For BC biography Princeton, NJ
10/21/1973
X
BCC0112_S1
1) - 08) interview MB with BC
BCC0113
Scotch
Highlander
C-90
Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 7"; chronological, 1940- ca. 1958 For BC biography BC home, LA
9/24/1974
X

BCC0113_S1
1) - 10) interview MB with BC
BCC0113_S2
1) - 10) interview MB with BC

 

BCC0114a
Scotch
Highlander
C-90
Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 8"; on Hollywood career For BC biography BC home, LA
9/24/1974
X

BCC0114_S1
1) - 9) interview MB with BC
BCC0114_S2
1) - 10) interview MB with BC

 

BCC0114b
Scotch
Highlander
C-90
Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; unnumbered, supplemental on film music for presentation at Cornell supplemental interview
on film music for
presentation at Cornell
BC home, LA
9/24/1974
BCC0114B
1) - 8) interview MB with BC
BCC0115
Scotch
Highlander
C-90
Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 9"; misc topics; Hodeir on BC For BC biography BC home, LA
9/25/1974
X

BCC0115_S1
1) - 10) interview MB with BC
BCC0115_S2
11) - 15) interview MB with BC

 

BCC0116
Sony C-90 Interview w. BC by Morroe Berger; "tape 10" For BC biography Drake Hotel, NYC
6/26/1976
X

BCC0116_S1
1) - 10) interview MB with BC
BCC0116_S2
11) - 17) interview MB with BC

 

BCC0117
unidentified "Seeing Voices" -- Michael Jackson unissued studio recording NOTE: Song comp. by
Sidney Fine, about ASL
(signing for the deaf);
Fine was close friend
of BC, who was present
for the recording
Los Angeles
ca. 1999
BCC0117
1) Seeing Voices
BCC0118
unidentified aircheck, BC w. Jazz at the Philharmonic, Tokyo BC featured on trumpet w. Oscar Peterson (p), Gene Krupa (d) after brief alto intro. Tokyo 11/4-9/53
218/219
BCC0118
1) Back Home Again in Indiana

* For some of these recordings, more information may be available in the Benny Carter discography in volume 2 of Benny Carter: A Life in American Music, 2nd edition (Scarecrow Press, 2002) by Morroe Berger, Edward Berger and James Patrick. The Berger Reference column lists relevant page numbers or session numbers from that work.

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