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Benny Carter - DISCS - 12 inch

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Track listings
BCD12_0001 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "Strange Enchantment" Side 6       B: "Riff Romp" & "Melancholy Lullaby" (Outro) Side 8    
A: BC tp
B: BC arr/comp/alto
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
10/14/1939
session #86 BCD12_CD1
1;2
1) Strange Enchantment
2) Riff Romp
BCD12_0002 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "China Boy"
B: "Blue Orchids"
A: BC alto
B: BC alto/arr
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
10/23/1939
session #87 BCD12_CD1
3;4
3) China Boy
4) Blue Orchids
BCD12_0003 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ):
A: "What's New?"; voc-Dell St. John  Side 5
B: ""Last Night"; voc-Dell St. John  Side 7
A: BC arr Savoy Ballroom. NYC
10/14/1939
session #86 BCD12_CD1
5;6
5) What's New
6) Last Night
BCD12_0004 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Trianon Ballroom airchecks (CBS):
A: "If I Can't Have You" voc-Candy Ross  Side 2
B: "Where or When" Side 4
A: BC arr/comp
B: BC arr
Trianon Ballroom, Southgate, CA
5/5/1946
session #157 BCD12_CD1
7;8
7) If I Can't Have You
8) Where Or When
BCD12_0005 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Trianon Ballroom airchecks (CBS):
A: "Night and Day"  Side 1 voc-Lucy Elliot
B: "Comin' on at the Trianon"  Side 3
A: BC arr/alto/tp
B: This is actually "Polishin' Brass" - comp and arr by J.J. Johnson
Trianon Ballroom, Southgate, CA
5/5/1946
session #157 BCD12_CD1
9;10
9) Night and Day
10 Comin' on at the Trianon (Polishin' Brass)
BCD12_0006 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Trianon Ballroom airchecks:
A: "I'm Gonna Make Believe I've Got Myself a Sweetheart"
voc-Candy Ross  Side 1   
B: End of "I Cover the Waterfront"/"I'm the Caring Kind"
voc-Lucy Elliott  Side 3
A ("Caring Kind"): BC arr/com/alto
B: BC alto
Trianon Ballroom, Southgate, CA
4/30/1946
session #156 BCD12_CD1
11;12
11) I'm Gonna Make Believe I've Got Myself a Sweetheart
12) end of "I Cover the Waterfront"/"I'm the Caring Kind"
BCD12_0007 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Trianon Ballroom airchecks:
A: "I Cover the Waterfront" - Pt. 1  Side 2
B: "Polishin' Brass"  Side 4
A: BC arr/tp
B: comp. and arr. by J.J. Johnson
Trianon Ballroom, Southgate, CA
4/30/1946
session #156 BCD12_CD1
13;14
13) I Cover the Waterfront -pt. 1 
14) Polishin' Brass
BCD12_0008 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Trianon Ballroom aircheck (CBS)
"My Guy"s Come Back"; voc-Lucy Elliott  Side 1
BC tp Trianon Ballroom, Southgate, CA
5/5/1946
session #157 BCD12_CD1
15
15) My Guy's Come Back
BCD12_0009 a/b 33.33 rpm lacquer disc A:"Prelude to a Kiss"/"Just You, Just Me" (Incomplete)
 BC Orch. AFRS Jubilee b'cast
B: "Lonely Woman" voc - Peggy Lee w. piano acc.
AFRS Jubilee
A: Ed-see if same as other AFRS versions
B: BC comp
LA
5/12/47 (on disc)
A: ?
B: p. 681
BCD12_CD1
16/17;18
16) Prelude to a Kiss
17) Just You, Just Me (Incomplete)
 18) Lonely Woman
BCD12_0010 78.26 rpm lacquer disc Aircheck (NBC):
"Cocktails for Two"
BC (alto sax) with Nat King Cole Trio
with spoken intro by BC/Cole LA, prob. Bocage Hotel
5/31/1947
session #175 BCD12_CD1
19
19) Cocktails for Two
BCD12_0011 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc "Travelin' Man"
Anita O'Day w. BC Orch.
NOTE: Digitize A side only
Unissued studio recording for Signature--rest issued
LA
1947
session #187 BCD12_CD2
1
1) Travelin' Man
BCD12_0012 a/b 78.26 rpm vinyl/shellac pressing 20th Century Fox - Film ST: Jitterbugs
A: "If the Shoe Fits, Wear It"
Vivian Blaine-voc [TCF219]
B: "The Moon Kissed the Mississippi"
Vivian Blaine-voc [TCF220]
BC - arr LA
1943 (early)
p. 750 BCD12_CD2
2;3
2) If the Shoe Fits, Wear It
3) The Moon Kissed the Mississippi
BCD12_0013 78.26 rpm lacquer disc 20th Century Fox - Film ST: The Girl Next Door:
"You're Doin' Alright" (TCF)
Joyce Bryant - voc. and orch.
BC two short alto solos and prob. arr LA
1953
X BCD12_CD2
4
4) You're Doin' Alright
BCD12_0014 a/b 78.26 rpm vinyl/shellac pressing 20th Century Fox - Film ST: Stormy Weather:
A: "Stormy Weather Ballet" [TCF195-1]
B: "Stormy Weather"
Lena Horne-voc, w. Cab Calloway Orch.
[TCF196]
A: BC alto on melody; arr. last section
B: BC arr.
LA
Jan.-Feb. 1943
session #119 BCD12_CD2
5;6
5) Stormy Weather Ballet
6) Stormy Weather (Lena Horne)
BCD12_0015 a/b 78.26 rpm vinyl/shellac pressing A: "Body and Soul" pt. 1
Cab Calloway Orch w. BC
B: "Body and Soul" pt. 2
BC alto solo
NOTE: Recorded on the soundstage of "Stormy Weather"but not intended for use in the film
LA
Jan.-Feb. 1943
session #120 BCD12_CD2
7;8
7) Body and Soul - pt. 1
8) Body and Soul - pt. 2
BCD12_0016 78.26 rpm lacquer disc Film ST: Snows of Kilimanjaro:
"Soiree"
BC alto sax w. p/b/d
NOTE: May not have been used in film ST
LA
1952
session #208A BCD12_CD2
9
9) Soiree
BCD12_0017 78.26 rpm lacquer disc Film ST: Snows of Kilimanjaro:
"Love Is Cynthia"
a.k.a. "To Ava"
BC alto sax feature
NOTE: This is musical track from nightclub scene with Ava Gardner, Gregory Peck (without dialogue)
LA
1952
session #208A BCD12_CD2
10
10) To Ava
BCD12_0018 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc Film ST: Snows of Kilimanjaro:
A: "Song No. 1"
B: "Song No. 2"
BC (alto) w. p.b/d on both
B: a.k.a. "Love Is Cynthia"/"To Ava"
Ed - compare with BCD12_0017, same version?
LA
1952?
session 208A BCD12_CD2
11;12
11) Song #1
12) Song #2 (To Ava)
BCD12_0019 78.26 rpm lacquer disc "Blue"
BC (alto) w. Alfred Newman Orch.
Possibly from ST: Snows of Kilimanjaro LA
1952?
X BCD12_CD2
13
12) Blue
BCD12_0020 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc Film ST: No Way Out
A: "Don't Get Around Anymore"
B: In a Sentimental Mood"
Both feature Eddie Miller (ts)
BC prob. arr. LA
1950
X BCD12_CD2
14;15
14) Don't Get Around Anymore
15) In a Sentimental Mood
BCD12_0021 78.26 rpm lacquer disc Film ST: No Way Out
"Sophisticated Lady"
Features Eddie Miller (ts)
BC prob. arr. LA
1950
X BCD12_CD2
16
16) Sophisticated Lady
BCD12_0022 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc Film ST: My Blue Heaven
A: "Don't Rock the Boat"
B: "New Yorker"
Betty Grable and Dan Dailey - vocal on both
BC prob. arr LA
1950
p. 750 BCD12_CD2
17;18
17) Don't Rock the Boat
18) New Yorker
BCD12_0023 33 1/3 rpm micro-groove lacquer disc unknown ST prob. TV:
"The Girl Nobody Knew"
music by BC, lyric by John Moen per BC files LA
late 1950s?
X BCD12_CD2
19
19) The Girl Nobody Knew
BCD12_0024 33 1/3 rpm lacquer disc TV ST: Chrysler Theater episode: The Fliers
"Love Song"
Accordions (2 or 3?) and piano
BC comp/arr. (audible count-off by BC)
NOTE: Both tracks are the same perf.--record only one.
NB: Both recorded
LA
air date: 2/5/65
p. 756 BCD12_CD2
20;21
20) Love Song
21) Love Song (sames as #1)
BCD12_0025 33 1/3 rpm lacquer disc TV ST: Chrysler Theater episode: The Fliers
"Flier Fox Trot"
Accordions (2 or 3?) and piano
BC comp/arr. (audible count-off by BC)
LA
air date: 2/5/65
p. 756 BCD12_CD2
22
22) Flier Fox Trot
BCD12_0026 33 1/3 rpm lacquer disc TV ST: M Squad
1) unknown title
2) "The Mugger"
1) BC alto sax
2) BC alto solo, comp.

NOTE: These perfs. are different from the same titles on the RCA LP: The Music From M Squad
LA
ca. 1959
p. 753 BCD12_CD3
1;2
1) unknown title
2) The Mugger
BCD12_0027 33 1/3 rpm lacquer disc TV ST: M Squad
1) "The Juke Box"
2) "Phantom Raiders"
3) "Phantom Raiders" (faster take)
1) BC comp
2) BC alto, comp.
3) BC comp

NOTE: These perfs. are different from the same titles on the RCA LP: The Music From M Squad
LA
ca. 1959
p. 753 BCD12_CD3
3;4;5
3) The Juke Box
4) Phantom Raiders
5) Phantom Raiders (faster tk)
BCD12_0028 a/b 33 1/3 rpm micro-groove lacquer disc TV ST: Chrysler Theater episode: Something About Lee Wiley
SIDE A:
1) overture - large orch.
2) modern jazz group
3) "Sometimes I'm Happy" -Joe Bryan-voc. (Piper Laurie plays Wiley)
segue into: dramatic instrumental segment w. strings
4) dixieland segment
5) "Street of Dreams" - voc. Joy Bryan
6) gospel segment
7) modern jazz segment (ts, drums, tp solos)
8) "Sugar" - voc. (Joy Bryan)

B:
1) theme - large orch.
2) "I've Got a Crush on You" Joy Bryan - voc., ts, tp
3) bluesy piece (feat. ts, tp, w. bass acc)
4) orchestral segment
5) blues--(cl/tp/tb w. rhythm)
6) orchestral introduction - different (vocal) version of "Street of Dreams"
7) orchestral segment--reprises theme (B1) and overture (A1)
BC comp/arr; personnel on ST (per Downbeat article, 10/10/63, p. 12): Jack Sheldon (tp), Bill Green , BC, Buddy Collette (reeds), Jimmy Rowles (p), Joe Mondragon (b), Jerry Williams (d); the vocals are by Joy Bryan. LA
air date: 10/11/63
p. 755 BCD12_CD3
6;7;8;
9;10;
11;12;
13;14;
15;16;
17;18;
19;20
6) overture - large orch.
7) modern jazz group
8) Sometimes I'm Happy - segue into: dramatic instrumental segment w. strings
9) dixieland segment
10) Street of Dreams
11) gospel segment
12) modern jazz segment
13) Sugar

B:
14) theme - large orch.
15) "I've Got a Crush on You" female voc., ts, tp
16) bluesy piece (feat. ts, tp, w. bass acc)
17) orchestral segment
18) blues--(cl/tp/tb w. rhythm)
19) orchestral introduction - different (vocal) version of "Street of Dreams"
20) orchestral segment--reprises theme  and overture
BCD12_0029 33 1/3 rpm lacquer disc ST TV film: The Hanged Man
"Only Trust Your Heart" perf. by Stan Getz (ts) and Astrud Gilberto (voc)
BC comp of the song and musical director for the film
NOTE: This is not the same perf. that is on the Verve LP: Getz Au Go Go.

Timing/lyric sheet included with disc.
LA
air date: 11/18/64 (IMDB)
p. 757 BCD12_CD3
21
21) Only Trust Your Heart
BCD12_0030 78.26 rpm lacquer disc - GLASS BASE demo:
"Time and Place"
BC-vocal with piano acc (prob not BC)
BC - Pail Vance [Vandervoort] (per lead sheet) LA?
ca. 1942-44
X BCD12_CD3
22
22) Time and Place
BCD12_0031 33 1/3 rpm micro-groove lacquer disc Martha Davis and Spouse
1) "You Are Not My First Love"
2) "A Hundred Years From Today"
3) "You'd Better Think It Over"
4) "Red, Red, Ribbon" (brief tp solo by Harry Edison)
Big band arr by BC LA?
1957
p. 654 BCD12_CD3
23;24;
25;26
23) You Are Not My First Love
24) A Hundred Years From Today
25) You'd Better Think It Over
26) Red, Red, Ribbon
BCD12_0032 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc demos:
A: "How Could You?"
B: "The Record Song"
unknown male vocalist w. piano acc.
A: prob. BC comp
B: Words & music by BC-Paul Vandervoort (per lead sheet)
LA
?
X BCD12_CD3
27;28
27) How Could You?
28) The Record Song
BCD12_0033 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (W2XE):
A: "Bye Bye Blues"/"Scandal in A Flat" (Part 1) - Side 5
B: "Blue Evening" - Side 7
A: Bye Bye Blues: BC (tp)/Scandal: BC (as, arr, comp)
B: Blue Evening : BC (as, arr), Dell St. John (v)
NYC, Savoy Ballroom
BBC Shortwave Broadcast over the CBS Network:
7/24/1939
session #80 BCD12_CD4
1;2
1) Bye Bye Blues/Scandal in A Flat
2) Blue Evening
BCD12_0034 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (W2XE):
A: "Scandal in A Flat" (cont)/"I'm in the Mood for Swing" - Side 6
B: "Honeysuckle Rose" -Side 8
A: "Scandal" (cont): BC (as, arr, comp)/"Mood for Swing": BC (as, tp, arr, comp)
B: BC (as,tp,cl,arr)
NYC, Savoy Ballroom
BBC Shortwave Broadcast over the CBS Network:
7/24/1939
session #80 BCD12_CD4
3;4
3) Scandal in A Flat (cont)/I'm in the Mood for Swing
4) Honeysuckle Rose
BCD12_0035 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (W2XE):
A: "Melancholy Lullaby" (Opening & Closing Themes) - Side 1
B: "Plymouth Rock" - Side 3
A:  BC (as, arr, comp)
B: BC (as)
NYC, Savoy Ballroom
BBC Shortwave Broadcast over the CBS Network:
7/24/1939
session #80 BCD12_CD4
5/6;7
5) Melancholy Lullaby (opening)
6) Melancholy Lullaby (closing)
7) Plymouth Rock
BCD12_0036 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (W2XE):
A: "Lady Be Good" - Side 2
B: "A Home in the Clouds" (v-Dell St. John) - Side 4
A:  BC (as, arr,)
B: BC (tp, arr, comp)
NYC, Savoy Ballroom
BBC Shortwave Broadcast over the CBS Network:
7/24/1939
session #80 BCD12_CD4
8;9
8) Lady Be Good
9) A Home in the Clouds
BCD12_0037 a/b 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "It's Funny to Everyone But Me" (v-Dell St John) - Side 2
B: "China Boy" - Side 4
A: BC (as)
B: BC (as)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
10/14/1939
session #86 BCD12_CD4
10;11
10) It's Funny to Everyone But Me
11) China Boy
BCD12_0038
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "Melancholy Lullaby" (theme)/"I"ll See You in My Dreams" [no label] - Side 1
B: "Plymouth Rock" - Side 3
A: Melancholy:BC (as, arr, comp)/I'll See You: tp
B: BC (as)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
10/14/1939
session #86 BCD12_CD4
12;13
12) Melancholy Lullaby (theme)/ I"ll See You in My Dreams"
13) Plymouth Rock
BCD12_0039
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "Melancholy Lullaby" (theme)/"I'm Coming, Virginia" - Side 1
B: "More Than You Know" - Side 3
A: Melancholy:BC (as, arr, comp)/Virginia: as, arr
B: BC (tp, arr)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
4/17/1939
session #66 BCD12_CD4
14;15
14) Melancholy Lullaby" (theme)/I'm Coming, Virginia
15) More Than You Know
BCD12_0040
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "Gin and Jive" - Side 2
B: "Honeysuckle Rose" [interrupted by signoff] - Side 4
A: BC (as, arr, comp)
B: BC (as, arr)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
4/17/1939
session #66 BCD12_CD4
16;17
16) Gin and Jive
17) Honeysuckle Rose
BCD12_0041
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "Melancholy Lullaby" (theme)/"Tea for Two" - Side 1
B: "Scandal in A Flat" - Side 3
A: Melancholy: BC (as, arr, comp)/Tea for Two: (as, arr)
B: BC (as, arr, comp)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
4/22/1939
session #68 BCD12_CD4
18;19
18) Melancholy Lullaby (theme)/Tea for Two
19) Scandal in A Flat
BCD12_0042
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "I Ain't Got Nobody" - Side 2
B: "I'm in the Mood for Swing" - Side 4
A: BC (as, arr)
B: BC (as, tp, arr, comp)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
4/22/1939
session #68 BCD12_CD4
20;21
20) I Ain't Got Nobody
21) I'm in the Mood for Swing
BCD12_0043
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea" (v-Louis Bacon) - Side 5
B: "Honeysuckle Rose" - Side 7
A: BC (tp, arr)
B: BC (as, tp, cl, arr)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
4/22/1939
session #68 BCD12_CD5
1;2
1) Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
2) Honeysuckle Rose
BCD12_0044
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "We've Come a Long Way Together" (v-Mercedes Carter)
B: "Blue Skies"
A: BC (cl)
B: BC (as)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
4/29/1939
session #70 BCD12_CD5
3;4
3) We've Come a Long Way Together
4) Blue Skies
BCD12_0045 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WEAF):
A: "Have Mercy" (v-Mercedes Carter)
B: blank

BC (as)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
5/6/1939
session #71 BCD12_CD5
5
5) Have Mercy
BCD12_0046
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WEAF):
A: "Melancholy Lullaby" (theme)/"I'm Coming, Virginia" - Side 1
B: "Have Mercy" (v-Mercedes Carter) - Side 3

A: BC (as)
B: (as, arr)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
5/6/1939
session #71 BCD12_CD5
6;7
6) Melancholy Lullaby (theme)/I'm Coming, Virginia
7) Have Mercy
BCD12_0047
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WEAF):
A: "Solid Mama" - Side 2
B: "Sugar Foot Stomp" [interrupted by signoff] - Side 4

A: BC (ens)
B: (cl, as)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
5/6/1939
session #71 BCD12_CD5
8;9
8) Solid Mama
9) Sugar Foot Stomp
BCD12_0048
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ):
A: "Stardust" - Side 6
B: "Melancholy Lullaby" (closing theme) [interrupted by signoff] - Side 8

A: BC (tp, arr)
B: (as, arr, comp)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
4/22/1939
session #68 BCD12_CD5
10;11
10) Stardust
11) Melancholy Lullaby (closing theme)
BCD12_0049 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling"
B: blank
BC (tp) arr; Andy Gibson Savoy Ballroom. NYC
4/29/1939
session #70 BCD12_CD5
12
12) When Irish Eyes Are Smiling
BCD12_0050
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "Have Mercy" (v-Mercedes Carter)
B: "Plymouth Rock"
A: BC (as)
B: BC (ens)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
5/8/1939
session #72 BCD12_CD5
13;14
13) Have Mercy
14) Plymouth Rock
BCD12_0051 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "My Heart Has Wings" (v-Mercedes Carter)
B: blank
BC (as, arr)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
5/20/1939
session #74 BCD12_CD5
15
15) My Heart Has Wings
BCD12_0052
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WJZ) :
A: "Clementine"
B: Trophy presentation to BC from National Swing Clubs of America by its president, Mr. E. J. Harris.
A: BC (as)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
6/12/1939
session #77 BCD12_CD5
16;17
16) Clementine
17) Trophy presentation to BC from National Swing Clubs of America
BCD12_0053 78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WEAF) :
A: "Strange Enchantment"
B: unrelated--do not digitize - Bing Crosby broadcast.
A: BC (tp)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
6/17/1939
session #78 BCD12_CD5
18
18) Strange Enchantment
BCD12_0054
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WNBC-BLUE) :
A: Theme: "Melancholy Lullaby"/"Savoy Stampede" (Part 1) - Side 1
B: end of "Sugar Foot Stomp"(?)/"Scandal in A Flat" - Side 3
A: Melancholy: BC (as, arr, comp)/Savoy Stampede: BC (as, tp, arr, comp)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
10/9/1939
session #85 BCD12_CD6
1;2
1) Melancholy Lullaby (theme)/Savoy Stampede
2) end of Sugar Foot Stomp)/Scandal in A Flat
BCD12_0055
a/b
78.26 rpm lacquer disc BC Orch. Savoy Ballroom airchecks (WNBC-BLUE) :
A: "Russian Lullaby"/There's Only One in Love" - Part 1 (v-Dell St. John) - Side 4
B: "Bye Bye Blues" - Part 2 [Incomplete to signoff] - Side 6
A: Russian: BC (as)/There's Only: BC (ens)
B: Bye Bye: BC (tp, arr)
Savoy Ballroom. NYC
10/9/1939
session #85 BCD12_CD6
3;4
3) Russian Lullaby/There's Only One in Love
4) Bye Bye Blues

* 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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