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Studio sessions


SWEET, SULTRY AND SINGING
(30 cm SPIN-O-RAMA / S 73) USA

New York - December 31, 1944 and May 25, 1945
Except "Tribute to Sarah" played by Bobby Freedman and his Orchestra - unknow date


East of the sun / What more can a woman do / No smoke blues / I'd rather have a memory than a dream / Mean to me / Love was just an interlude / Tribute to Sarah (without Sarah Vaughan) / Signing off.

SWEET AND SULTRY - SARAH VAUGHAN SINGING
(30 cm SPIN-O-RAMA / S 73) USA

New York - December 31, 1944 and May 25, 1945
Except "Tribute to Sarah" played by Bobby Freedman and his Orchestra - unknow date

Same album, different cover

HOT JAZZ - MY FIRST 15 SIDES
(30 cm OFFICIAL / 3003) Denmark

December 5, 1944 to March 6, 1946

I'll wait and pray / Signing off / Interlude / No smoke blues / East of the Sun / Lover man / What more can a woman do ? / I'd rather have a memory than a dream / Mean to me / All too soon / I'm scared / You go to my head / I can make you love me / It might as well be spring / We're through.

THE DIVINE SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm SPIN-O-RAMA / S 114) USA

New York - January 9, 1946 - Sarah Vaughan with John Kirby Orchestra
(*) New York - March 21, 1946 - Sarah Vaughan with Dicky Wells Big Seven

You go to my head / It might as well be spring / I can make you love me / I'm scared / We're through *.

Unknow date - Margie Anderson

London blues / Haïti blues / Paris blues / Alone blues / Hong Kong blues.

THE DIVINE SARAH - the early years
(30 cm MUSICRAFT / MVS 504) USA

May 7, 1947 to October 10, 1947
Tadd Dameron Orchestra, George Treadwell Orchestra, Ted Dale Orchestra


If you could see me now / I can make you love me / You're not the kind / My kinda love / I've got a crush on you / I'm through with love / Everything I have is yours / Body and soul / I cover the waterfront / I don't stand a ghost of a chance with you / Tenderly / Don't blame me / The Lord's prayer / Motherless child.

THE VOICE OF SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm HI-LIFE / HL 41) USA

New York - May 11, 1945 to November 8, 1947
Dizzy Gillespie Allstar, Georgie Auld Orchestra, Teddy Wilson Quartet & Octet, George Treadwell Orchestra, Ted Dale Orchestra, Jimmy Jones Quartet


The one I love belongs to somebody else / Love me or leave me / A hundred years from today / Penthouse serenade / Everything I have is yours / Lover man / I'm through with love / Don't worry 'bout me / September song / Gentleman friend / I feel so smoochie / Trouble is the man.

SING SONGS OF BROADWAY
(30 cm PICKWICK INTERNATIONAL / PR 131) USA

New York - May 11, 1945 to November 8, 1947

Same as THE VOICE OF SARAH VAUGHAN

THE MANY MOODS OF SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm EMBER RECORDS / EMB 3333) UK

New York - May 11, 1945 to November 8, 1947

Same as THE VOICE OF SARAH VAUGHAN but tracks in different order and without "Penthouse serenade" and "Everything I have is yours"

SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm ALLEGRO - ROYALE / 1608) USA

New York - May 7, 1946 to April 8, 1948
Tadd Dameron Orchestra, George Treadwell Orchestra, Ted Dale Orchestra, Georgie Auld Orchestra, Jimmy Jones Quartet, Earle Rodgers Orchestra


When we're alone / You're blasé / Don't blame me / I don't stand a ghost of a chance with you / I cover the waterfront / What a difference a day makes / I'm glad there is you / Tenderly / Body and soul / My kinda love / I can make you love me / Sometimes I feel like a motherless child / The Lord's prayer.

THAT EVERLOVIN' SASSY
(30 cm VERNON RECORDS / VM 504) USA

New York - May 7, 1946 to April 8, 1948

I can't get started with you / I'm gonna sit right down and write a letter / The man I love / I'm glad there is you / Love me or leave me / I don't stand a ghost of a chance with you / My kinda love / The Lord's prayer.

LOVER MAN
Jazz Story

(30 cm SWING / CLDE 902) France

New York - May 11, 1945 to April 8, 1948
Sarah Vaughan, Teddy Wilson Octet, Dizzy Gillespie All Star Quintet




I'm through with love / Everything I have is yours / Body and soul / Penthouse serenade / Don't worry 'bout me / My kind'a love / If you could see me now / You're not the kind / Lover man / Nature boy.

Billy ECKSTINE and Sarah VAUGHAN
BILLY & SARAH

(30 cm LION / L 70088) USA

May 4, 1946 to December 22, 1949
Georgie Auld Orchestra, Joe Lippman Orchestra, Jimmy Jones Quartet, Ted Dale Orchestra, Tadd Dameron Orchestra
Duo with Billy Eckstine and Sarah Vaughan, Billy Eckstine alone (*), Sarah Vaughan alone (**)


Dedicated to you / I can't get started **/ A room with a view */ Ev'ry day / No orchids for my lady */ What a diff'frence a day made **/ I love you / Have a good time */ A hundred years from today **/ You're all I need / Kiss of fire */ You're not te kind **.

AFTER HOURS WITH SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm COLUMBIA / CL 660) USA

January 20, 1949 to March 19, 1952
Paul Weston Orchestra, Percy Faith Orchestra, Joe Lippman Orchestra, Norman Leyden Orchestra, Hugo Winterhalter Orchestra


After hours / Street of dreams / You taught me to love again / You're mine, you / My reverie / Summertime / Black coffee / Thinking of you / I cried for you / Perdido / Deep purple / Just friends.

FAVORITES
(30 cm COLUMBIA / P 13 517) USA

1949 to 1952

Corner to corner / Whippa-whippa-woo / Our very own / Time to go / Fool's paradise / Vanity / I ran all the way home / Say you'll wait for me / City called Heaven / Ave Maria.

FAVORITES
(CD SONY MUSIC SELECT / BUK 50329) Canada

1949 to 1952

Same as previous album

LINGER AWHILE
(30 cm COLUMBIA / CL 914) USA

New York - September 25, 1949 to January 5, 1953
Percy Faith, Hugo Winterhalter, Norman Leyden & Joe Lippman Orchestras


Linger awhile / These thing I offer you / My tormented heart / Lonely girl / Mighty lonesome feelin' / Blues serenade / Lover's quarrel / I confess / Don't be afraid / I'm crazy to love you / Just a moment more / Sinner or saint.

SARAH VAUGHAN IN HI-FI
(30 cm COLUMBIA / CL 745) USA

New York - December 21, 1949 to January 5, 1953
George Treadwell and his Allstars, Percy Faith Orchestra, Joe Lippman Orchestra




East of the Sun (And West of the Moon) / Nice work if you can get it / Pinky / The nearness of you / Come rain or come shine / Mean to me / It might as well be spring / Can't get out of this mood / Spring will be a little late this year / Ooh, watch-cha doin' to me / Goodnight my love / Ain't misbehavin'.

Bonus CD : The nearness of you / Ain't misbehavin' (alternate) / Goodnight my love (alternate) / Can't get out of this mood (alternate) / It might as well be spring (alternate) / Mean to me (alternate) / Come rain or come shine (alternate) / East of the Sun (And West of the Moon) (alternate) / Pause track.

LULLABY OF BIRDLAND
(CD DREYFUS JAZZ - Jazz Reference / 422535) France

January 5, 1953 to December 18, 1954



Lullaby of Birdland / April in Paris / He's my guy / Jim / You're not the kind / Embraceable you / I'm glad there is you / September song / It's crazy / Body and soul / Shulie a bop / Polka dots and moonbeams / You hit the spot / It's easy to remember / My funny Valentine / They can't take that away from me / Prelude to a kiss / If I knew then (What I know now) / My one and only one / Ooh, What-cha doin' to me.

SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm EMARCY / MG 36004) USA

Included in the next album

New York - December 16 & 18, 1954
Clifford Brown (trumpet), Herbie Mann (flute), Paul Quinichette (tenor), Jimmy Jones (piano), Joe Benjamin (bass), Roy Haynes (drums)
Arranged & conducted by Ernie Wilkins


Lullaby of Birdland / April in Paris / He's my guy / Jim / You're not the kind / Embraceable you / I'm glad there is you / September song / It's crazy.

WITH CLIFFORD BROWN - COMPLETE RECORDINGS
(CD LONEHILLJAZZ / LHJ 10163)

New York - December 16 & 18, 1954
Clifford Brown (trumpet), Herbie Mann (flute), Paul Quinichette (tenor), Jimmy Jones (piano), Joe Benjamin (bass), Roy Haynes (drums)
Arranged & conducted by Ernie Wilkins


September song / Lullaby of Birdland / I'm glad there is you / You're not the kind / Jim / He's my guy / April in Paris / It's crazy / Embraceable you / Lullaby of Birland (alternate).

New York - April 2, 1954
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), John Malachi (piano), Joe Benjamin (bass) et Roy Haynes (drums)


Lover man / Shulie a bop / Polka dots and moonbeams / Body and soul / They can't take that away from me / Prelude to a kiss / You hit the spot / If I knew then (What I know now).

AT THE BLUE NOTE
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 20094) USA

New York - October 24, 1954 to October, 1955
Conducted by Hugo Peretti


The touch of your lips / S'wonderful / Tenderly / It's magic / Honey / Let's pull out the lights / I'm in the mood for love / I don't know why / Paradise / Time on my hands / Gimme a little kiss / Make yourself comfortable.

IN THE LAND OF HI-FI
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 36058) USA

New York - October 25 to 27, 1955
Ernie Royal, Bernie Glow (trumpet), Kai Winding, J. J. Johnson (trombone), Cannonball Adderley, Sam Marowitz (alto), Jerome Richardson (flute, tenor), Jimmy Jones (piano), Turk Van Lake (guitar) ,Joe Benjamin (bass), Roy Haynes (drums)
Conducted and arranged by Ernie Wilkins


Over the rainbow / Soon / Cherokee / I'll never smile again / Don't be on the outside / How high the moon / It shouldn't be happen to a dream / Sometimes I'm happy / Maybe / An occasional man / Why can't I ? / Oh my.

SASSY
(30 cm EMARCY / MG 36089) USA

New York - April 1 to 8, 1956
Arranged & conducted by Hal Mooney


Lush life / I'm the girl / Shake down the stars / I've got some crying to do / My romance / I love him / Lonely woman / The masquerade is over / The boy next door / Old folks / Only you can say / A sinner kissed an angel.

WONDERFUL SARAH
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 20219) USA



New York - February 10, 1954 to June 21, 1956
Hugo Peretti Orchestra, Richard Hayman Orchestra *, Don Costa Orchestra **


Mr. Wonderful / I wanna play house / My one and only love */ Oh yeah / And this is my beloved **/ Whatever Lola wants / The other woman / Experience unnecesary / Johnny, be smart / Old devil moon / It's easy to remember **/ Idle gossip.

Bonus CD (MASTER JAZZ / 8892869) : I still believe in love */ My funny Valentine */ Come along with me */ Imagination **/ Easy come, easy go lover **/ Old love / Exactly like you / Saturday / Make yourself comfortable / I'm in the mood for love / I don't know why / Let's put out the lights / Waltzing down the aisle / It's magic / Honey / Slowly with feeling.

IN A ROMANTIC MOOD
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 20223) USA

New York - June 06, 1954 to November, 1956
Hugo Peretti Orchestra, Hal Mooney Orchestra *


It happened again / You ought to have a wife / Slowly with feeling / Exactly like you / How important can it be / Fabulous character / C'est la vie / Never / The edge of the sea * / Waltzing down the aisle / Don't let me love you * / The second time *.

GREAT SONGS FROM HIT SHOWS volume 1
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 20245) USA

New York - October 29 to November 2, 1956
Arranged & conducted by Hal Mooney


Little girl blue / But not for me / Comes love / My darling, my darling / It never entered my mind / Lucky in love / Autumn in New York / Bewitched / If this isn't love / The touch of your hand / Homework / A tree in the park.

GREAT SONGS FROM HIT SHOWS volume 2
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 60041) USA

New York - October 29 to November 2, 1956
Arranged & conducted by Hal Mooney


Dancing in the dark / September song / A ship without a sail / Lost in the stars / It's got to be love / All the things you are / Poor butterfly / Let's take an old fashioned walk / My heart stood still / He's only wonderful / They say it's wonderful / My ship.

SINGS BROADWAY
(CD double MERCURY - VERVE / 526 464 2)

New York - October 29 to November 2, 1956
Arranged & conducted by Hal Mooney

CD 1 same as GREAT SONGS FROM HIT SHOWS volume 1
CD 2 same as GREAT SONGS FROM HIT SHOWS volume 2

THE RODGERS & HART SONGBOOK
(30 cm EMARCY - Great American Songbooks / 5184385) USA

New York - February 2, 1954 to November 2, 1956
Richard Hayman, Hal Mooney, Don Costa and Ernie Wilkins Orchestras

(*) Mister Kelly's, Chicago - August 6, 1957 (live)
Sarah Vaughan and her trio


My funny valentine / Little girl blue / A tree in the park / It’s got to be love / A ship without a sail / Bewitched / Thou swell */ It never entered my mind / It’s easy to remember / Why can’t I / My romance / My heart stood still.

SWINGIN' EASY
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 36109) USA

New York - April 2, 1954
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), John Malachi (piano), Joe Benjamin (bass) et Roy Haynes (drums)

(*) New York - February 14, 1957
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), Jimmy Jones (piano), Richard Davis (bass) et Roy Haynes (drums)


Shulie a bop / Lover man / I cried for you * / Polka and moonbeams / All of me * / Words can't describe * / Prelude to a kiss / You hit the spot / Pennies from heaven * / If I knew then (what I know now) / Body and soul / They can't take away from me.

Bonus CD : Linger awhile *.

SINGS GEORGE GERSHWIN Volume One
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 60045) USA

March 20-21 & April 24, 1957
Hal Mooney and his Orchestra, Jimmy Jones (piano)


Isn't a pity ? / Of thee I sing / I'll build a stairway to Paradise / Someone to watch over me / Bidin' my time / The man I love / How long has this been going on ? / My one and only (What am I gonna do ?) / Lorelei / I've got a crush on you / Summertime.

SINGS GEORGE GERSHWIN Volume Two
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 60046) USA

March 20-21 & April 24-25, 1957
Hal Mooney and his Orchestra, Jimmy Jones (piano)


Aren't you kinda glad we did / They all laughed / Looking for a boy / He loves and she loves / My man's gone now / I won't stay I will / A foggy day / Let's call the whole thing off / Things are looking up / Do it again / Love walked in.

SINGS GEORGE GERSHWIN - Complete CD
(CD double VERVE / 557 567 2) USA

March 20-21 & April 24-25, 1957
Hal Mooney and his Orchestra, Jimmy Jones (piano)

This CD group together SINGS GEORGE GERSHWIN Volumes One & Two + session takes




CD 1 : Isn't a pity ? / Of thee I sing / I'll build a stairway to Paradise / Someone to watch over me / Bidin' my time / The man I love / How long has this been going on ? / My one and only (What am I gonna do ?) / Lorelei / I've got a crush on you / Summertime / Aren't you kind of glad we did ? / They all laughed / Looking for a boy / He loves and she loves / My man's gone now.

CD 2 : I won't stay I will / A foggy day / Let's call the whole thing off / Things are looking up / Do it again / Love walked in / Of thee I sing (stereo take) / Summertime (alternate take) / Things are looking up (session take) / I won't say I will (5 session takes) / Of thee I sing (4 session takes) / My one and only (3 session takes).

Billy ECKSTINE and Sarah VAUGHAN
SING THE BEST OF IRVING BERLIN

(30 cm MERCURY / MG 20316) USA

Avril 24 & 25, 1957
Hal Mooney Orchestra
(*) without Sarah Vaughan


Alexander's ragtime band / Isn't it a lovely day / I've got my love to keep me warm / All of my life * / Cheek to cheek / You're just in love / Remember / Always / Easter parade / The girl that I marry * / Now it can be told.

Billy ECKSTINE and Sarah VAUGHAN
THE IRVING BERLIN SONGBOOK

(30 cm EMARCY - Great American Songbooks / 822 526 1)

Avril 24 & 25, 1957
Hal Mooney Orchestra

Same as SING THE BEST OF IRVING BERLIN

Billy ECKSTINE and Sarah VAUGHAN
PASSING STRANGERS

(30 cm MERCURY / 20155 SMCL) UK

Avril 24 & 25, 1957
Hal Mooney Orchestra

Same as SING THE BEST OF IRVING BERLIN + "Passing strangers" (first track)

Billy ECKSTINE and Sarah VAUGHAN
PASSING STRANGERS

(30 cm MERCURY / TIME 2) UK

Avril 24 & 25, 1957
Hal Mooney Orchestra

Same as previous album

ALL TIME FAVORITES
(30 cm MERCURY WING / SRW 16123) USA

New York - February 2, 1954 to June 3, 1957
Richard Hayman Orchestra, Hugo Peretti Orchestra, Hal Mooney Orchestra, David Carroll Orchestra, Don Costa Orchestra


My funny Valentine / If I loved you / April give me one more day / Saturday / Easy come easy go / It's delovely / Old love / I've got a new heartache / Bashful matador / You'll find me there.

THE MAGIC OF SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 60110) USA

New York - November 29, 1956 to January 7, 1958
Hal Mooney Orchestra, Ray Ellis Orchestra *, David Carroll Orchestra **


That old black magic / Careless */ Separate ways */ Are you certain / Mary contrary */ Broken-hearted melody */ I’ve got the world an a string / Don’t look at me that way **/ Love is a random thing / Fiendly enemies / What’s so bad about it / Sweet affection.

THE DIVINE SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 60255) USA

New York - February 2, 1954 to March 29, 1958
Hal Mooney Orchestra, Richard Hayman Orchestra *, Don Costa Orchestra **


Imagination **/ You'll find me there / Come along with me */ That's not the kind of love I want / Gone again / It's love / Padre / Leave it to love / I still believe in you */ The next time around / Please Mr. Brown / Hot and cold runnin' tears.

VAUGHAN AND VIOLINS
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 60038) USA

Paris - July 7 & 12, 1958
Arranged & conducted by Quincy Jones


Gone with the wind / Day by day / Please be kind / Live for love / I'll close my eyes / Misty / The midnight sun will never set / That's all / I'm lost / Love me / The thrill is gone.

VAUGHAN AND VIOLINS
(CD GITANES JAZZ PRODUCTIONS / 065 004 2) France

Paris - July 7 & 12, 1958
Arranged & conducted by Quincy Jones

Same as previous album but tracks in different order




Please be kind / The midnight sun will never set / Live for love / Misty / I'm lost / Love me / That's all / Day by day / Gone with the wind / I'll close my eyes / The thrill is gone.

NO COUNT SARAH
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 60116) USA

January 5, December 15 & 23, 1958
Count Basie Orchestra (without Count Basie) : Eugene Young, Joe Newman, Thad Jones, Wendell Culley (trumpet), Al Grey, Benny Powell, Henry Coker (trombone), Billy Mitchell, Charley Fowlkes, Frank Foster, Frank Wess, Marshall Royal (saxophone), Ronnell Bright (piano), Freddy Green (guitar), Richard Davis (bass), Sonny Payne (drums)
Arranged by Frank Foster, Johnny Mandel, Thad Jones


Smoke gets in your eyes / Doodlin' / Darn that dream / Just one of those things / Moonlight in Vermont / No 'Count blues / Cheek to cheek / Stardust / Missing you.

SASSY !
(30 cm FONTANA - Plaisir du Jazz / 683 279 JCL) France

January 5, December 15 & 23, 1958

Same as NO COUNT SARAH

MY HEART SINGS
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 60617) USA

New York - April 1, 1956 to late, 1959
Belford C. Hendricks Orchestra, Fred Norman Orchestra *, Hal Mooney Orchestra **


Never in a million years / My ideal / (All of a sudden) My heart sings */ Through a long a sleepess night */ Please */ Slow down **/ The house I live in **/ Our waltz / Some other spring / Eternally / Maybe It's because (I love you too much) / Through the years.

CLOSE TOU YOU
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 20580) USA

New York - September 2 & late, 1959
Arranged & conducted by Beldford Hendricks & Fred Norman


Say it isn't so / Missing you / I've got to talk to my heart / I'll never be the same / There's no you / I should care / If you are but a dream / Maybe you'll be there / Out of this world / Last night when we were young / Funny / Close to you.

DREAMY
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / R 52046) USA

New York - April 19, 1960
Jimmy Jones Orchestra
Harry Edison (trumpet), Gerald Sanfino (flute, tenor sax), Janet Soyer (harp), Ronnell Bright (piano), Barry Galbraith (guitar), Richard Davis or George Duvivier (bass), Percy Brice (drums), unknow strings


Dreamy / Hands across the table / The more I see you / II'l be seeing you / Star eyes / You've changed / Trees / Why was I born / My ideal / Crazy he calls me / Stormy weather / Moon over Miami.

THE DIVINE ONE
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / SR 52060) USA

New York - Octobre 12 to 19, 1960
Jimmy Jones Orchestra featuring Harry "Sweet" Edison (trumpet), Jimmy Jones (piano), Don Lamond (drums)


Have you met Miss Jones / Ain't no use / Everytime I see you / You stepped out of a dream / Gloomy Sunday / What do you see in her ? / Jump for joy / When your lover has gone / I'm gonna laugh you out of my life / Wrap your troubles in my dreams / Somebody else's dream / Trouble is a man.

THE INTIMATE SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm SAGA RECORDS / SAGA 8144) UK

New York - Octobre 12 to 19, 1960

Same as THE DIVINE ONE

COUNT BASIE - SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / SR 59043) USA

New York - January 10 to 13, 1961
Count Basie Orchestra


Perdido / Lover man / I cried for you / Alone / There are such things / The gentleman is a dope / You go to my head / Until I met you / You turned the tables on me / Little man (You've had a busy day).

THE FABULOUS SARAH VAUGHAN WITH COUNT BASIE & HIS ORCHESTRA
(30 cm ALLEGRO / ALLR 812) UK

New York - January 10 to 13, 1961

Same as COUNT BASIE - SARAH VAUGHAN but "Mean to me" replace "There are such things"

AFTER HOURS
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / R 52070) USA

New York - July 18, 1961
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), Mundell Lowe (guitar), George Divivier (bass)


My favorite things / Ev'ry time we say goodbye / Wonder why / Easy to love / Sophisticated lady / Great day / I'll wind / If love is good to me / In a sentimental mood / Vanity.

Bonus CD : Through the years.

YOU'RE MINE YOU
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / R 52082) USA

New York - February, 1962
Arranged & conducted by Quincy Jones


You're mine you / The best is yet to come / Witchcraft / So long / The second time around / I could write a book / Maria / Baubles, bangles and beads / Fly me to the moon / Moonglow / Invitation / On green dolphin street.

YOU'RE MINE YOU
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / SR 52082) USA

New York - February, 1962

Same album, different cover

THE SINGLE SESSIONS
(CD ROULETTE / CDP 7953312)

May 5, 1960 to March 1962
Joe Reisman Orchestra, Billy May Orchestra, Quincy Jones Orchestra


Serenata / My dear little sweetheart / The green leaves of summer / Them their eyes / Don't go to strangers / Love / What's the use / Wallflower watz / True believer / April / If not for you / Oh, lover / One mint julep / Mama, he treats your daughter mean.

SNOWBOND
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / SR 52091) USA

New York - July 23 to 27, 1962
Arranged and conducted by Don Costa


Snowbound / I hadn't anyone 'til you / What's good about goodbye / Stella by starlight / Look to your heart / Oh, you crazy moon / Blah, blah, blah / I remember you / I fall in love too easily / Glad to be unhappy / Spring can really hang you up the most.

SARAH + 2
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / SR 52118) USA

Los Angeles - August 7, 1962
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), Barney Kessel (guitar), Joe Comfort (bass)


Just in time / When sunny gets blue / All I do is dream for you / I understand / Goodnight sweetheart / Baby, won't you please come home / When lights are low / Key Largo / Just squeeze me (But please don't tease me) / All or nothing at all / The very thought of you.

SARAH + 2
THE MANY FACES OF JAZZ vol. 22

(30 cm VOGUE / CMDR 9671) France

Los Angeles - August 7, 1962

Same album as previous, tracks in different order

THE EXPLOSIVE SIDE OF SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm ROULETTE / R 52092) USA

Los Angeles - August 8, 1962
Arranged & conducted by Benny Carter
Featuring (possibly) Frank Foster (tenor), Joe Comfort (bass) and others members of Count Basie Orchestra


I believe in you / Honeysuckle rose / Moonlight of the Ganges / The lady's in love with you / After you've gone / A garden in the rain / I can't give you anything but love / The trolley song / I'm gonna live 'til I die / Falling in love with love / Great day / Nobody else but me.


THE EXPLOSIVE SIDE OF SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm SAGA EROS / 9141) UK

Los Angeles - August 8, 1962

Same album, different cover and label

STAR EYES
(30 cm ROULETTE / R 52100) USA

New York - February 13 to March 8, 1963
Arranged & conducted by Marty Manning


Star eyes / Once upon a summertime / Don't go to strangers / Icy stone / I was telling him about you / I'll never be the same / Call me irresponsible / Bewildered / Do you remember / There'll be other times / Within me I know / As long as he needs me.

SARAH SINGS SOULFULLY
(30 cm ROULETTE / SR 52116) USA

Los Angeles - May 29 to June 12, 1963
Arranged & conducted by Gerald Wilson
Featuring Carmell Jones (trumpet), Teddy Edwards (tenor), Ernie Freeman (organ, guitar, bass), Milt Turner (drums)


A taste of honey / What kind of fool am I ? / I guess I'll hang my tears out to dry / Sermonette / In love in vain / Gravy waltz / The good life / Moanin' / 'Round midnight / Easy street / Baby, won't you please come home / Midnight sun.

SARAH SINGS SOULFULLY
THE MANY FACES OF JAZZ vol. 34

(30 cm VOGUE / CMDR 9804) France

Los Angeles - May 29 to June 12, 1963

Same album as previous

THE LONELY HOURS
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / SR 52104) USA

Los Angeles - June 13 to 16, 1963
Arranged & conducted by Benny Carter
Featuring Gerald Wilson (trumpet)


The lonely hours / I'll never be the same / If I had you / Friendless / You're driving me cray / Always on my mind / Look for me, I'll be around / What'll I do ? / Solitude / These foolish things / The man I love / So long my love.

SWEET 'N' SASSY
(30 cm ROULETTE - Birdland Series / VR 56028) France

Chicago - June late, 1963
Arranged & conducted by Lalo Schrifrin


I didn't know about you / More than you know / Thanks for the ride / Come spring / I wish I were in love again / Lazy afternoon / Just married today / Something I dreamed last night / I got rhythm / This can't be love / Slowly / Just you, just me.

Bonus CD : This can't be love (alternate).

SARAH SLIGHTLY CLASSICAL
(30 cm ROULETTE / SR 52123) USA

New York - March 11 to July 22, 1963
Arranged and conducted by Marty Manning


Be my love / Intermezzo / I give to you / Because / Full moon and empty arms / My reverie / Moonlight love / Ah ! Sweet mystery of love / Till the end of time / None but the lonely heart / Night / If you are but a dream / Only / Experience unnecessary.

VAUGHAN WITH VOICES
(30 cm MERCURY / 20014 SMCL) UK

Copenhagen - October 12, 1963
Sarah Vaughan & the Swend Saaby Danish Choir
Quincy Jones Orchestra - Arranged and conducted by Robert Farnon


My colouring book / Hey there / Deep purple / Days of wine and roses / I'll be around / Funny / Charade / It could happen to you / This heart of mine / Then I'll be tired of you / How beautiful is night / Blue orchids.

SARAH VAUGHAN Vol 2
Blue Orchids

(30 cm PHILIPS - International Series / 6336 225) UK

Copenhagen - October 12, 1963

Same as VAUGHAN WITH VOICES

SINGS THE MANCINI SONGBOOK
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 61009) USA

Copenhagen - October 12, 1963 and New York - December 1964
Quincy Jones Orchestra - Arranged & conducted by (collectively) Robert Fornon, Bill Holman, Bob James

(*) New York - August 13, 1964
Frank Foster Orchestra : Richard Hixon, Billy Byers, Britt Woodman, Wayne Andre, Benny Powell (trombone), Jerome Richardson (flute), Bob James (piano), Barry Galbraith (guitar), George Duvivier (bass), Bobby Donaldson (drums), Willie Rodriguez (percussion)
Arranged by Frank Foster


How soon ? / Days of wine and roses / Dear heart / Charade / Too little time / Dreamsville / Peter Gunn / Moon river / (I love you) And don't you forget it / Slow hot wind / Mr. Lucky */ It had better be tonight.

SINGS THE MANCINI SONGBOOK
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 61009) USA

Same album, different cover

VIVA ! VAUGHAN
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 20941) USA

New York - August 13 to 18, 1964
Arranged and conducted by Frank Foster


The boy from Ipanema / Fascinating rhythm / Night song / Mr. Lucky / Fever / Shiny stockings / Avalon / Tea for two / Quiet nights (Corcovado) / Stompin' at the Savoy / Moment of truth / Jive samba.

VIVA ! VAUGHAN
(CD VERVE / 549 374 2)

New York - August 13 to 18, 1964
Arranged and conducted by Frank Foster

Same as previous album - Re-issue CD




Bonus CD : A taste of honey.

POP ARTISTRY
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 21069) USA

New York - October 20 to November 12, 1965
Arranged and conducted by Luchi de Jesus


Yesterday / I know the place / If I ruled the world / Make it easy on yourself / He touched me / Habibi (Love song from Sallah) / What the world needs now is love / A lover's concerto / Little hands / On a clear day you can see forever / The first thing every morning / Waltz for Debbie.

THE NEW SCENE
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 61079) USA

New York - April 7 to 11, 1966
Arranged by Luchi De Jesus and Bob James*


One, two, three / What now my love / Love / Who can I turn to * / Call me / With these hands / Michelle / Sneakin' up on you / Everybody loves somebody / The shadow of your smile * / Dominique's discotheque / I should have kissed him more.

IT'S A MAN'S WORLD
(30 cm MERCURY / SR 61122) USA

New York - January 20 to 22, 1967
Hal Mooney Orchestra featuring Clark Terry, Charlie Shavers, Joe Newman, Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone), Phil Woods, Benny Golson (reeds), Bob James (piano)
Arranged by Thad Jones, J.J. Johnson, Bob James


Alfie / The man that got away / Trouble is a man / Happiness is just a thing called Joe / For every man there's a woman / I got a man crazy for me (He's funny that way) / My man (Mon homme) / I'm just wild about Harry / Jim / Danny boy.

SASSY SWINGS AGAIN
(30 cm MERCURY / MG 21116) USA

New York - January 23 & 24, 1967
Hal Mooney Orchestra featuring Clark Terry, Charlie Shavers, Joe Newman, Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding (trombone), Phil Woods, Benny Golson (reeds), Bob James (piano)
Arranged by Thad Jones, J.J. Johnson, Bob James, Manny Albam


Sweet Georgia brown / Take the ‘’A’’ train / I left my heart in San Francisco / S’posin’ / Every day I have the blues / I want to be happy / All alone / The sweetest sounds / On the other side of the tracks / I had a ball.

SARAH VAUGHAN - MICHEL LEGRAND
(30 cm MAINSTREAM / MRL 361) USA

Los Angeles - April 17 to 20, 1971
Conducted and arranged by Michel Legrand


The summer knows / What are you doing the rest of your life / Once you've been in love / Hands of time (Brian's song) / I was born in love with you / I will you say goodbye / Summer me, winter me / His eyes, her eyes / Pieces of dreams / Blue, green, grey and gone.

SARAH VAUGHAN - MICHEL LEGRAND
(30 cm MAINSTREAM / MSL 1006) UK

Los Angeles - April 17 to 20, 1971

Same album, different cover

A TIME IN MY LIFE
(30 cm MAINSTREAM / MRL 340) USA

Los Angeles - November 16 to 20, 1971
Arranged and conducted by Ernie Wilkins
Buddy Childers, Al Aarons, Gene Coe (trumpet), George Bohanon, Benny Powell (trombone), Jerome Richardson, Bill Green, Jackie Keleos (sax), Willie May (piano), Joe Pass, Al Vescovo (guitar), Bob Magnuisson (bass), Earl Palmer (drums), Alan Estes, Jimmy Cobb (perc)


Imagine / On thinking it over / Inner city blues / Sweet gingerbread man / Magical connection / That's the way I've always heard it should be / Tomorrow city / Universal prisoner / Trouble / If not for you.

FEELIN' GOOD
(30 cm MAINSTREAM / MRL 379)

Los Angeles - 1972
Studios orchestras
Arranged by Peter Matz, Michel Legrand, Jack Elliot, Allyn Ferguson


And the feelings good / Just a little lovin’ / Alone again (Naturally) / Rainy days and mondays / Deep in the night / Run to me / Easy evil / Promise me / Take a love song / Greatest show on earth / When you think of it.

SEND IN THE CLOWNS
(30 cm MAINSTREAM / MRL 412) USA

Los Angeles - 1974
Arranged by Paul Griffin, Gene Page, Ernie Wilkins, Michel Legrand, Wade Marcus


Send in the clowns / Love don't live here anymore / That'll be Johnny / Right in the next room / I need you more than ever more / On thinking it over / Do away with April / Wave / Go to go see if I can't get daddy to come back home / Frasier (The sensuous lion).

SONGS OF THE BEATLES
(30 cm ATLANTIC / SD 16037) USA

California - 1977 (album published in 1981)



Get back / And I love her / Eleanor rigby / Fool on the hill / You never give me your money / Come together / I want you (She's so heavy) / Blackbird / Something / Here there and everywhere / The long and winding road / Yesterday / Hey jude.

I LOVE BRAZIL
(30 cm PABLO TODAY / 2312 101)

Rio de Janeiro - October 31 to November 7, 1977



If you went away / Triste / Roses and roses / Veracruz / I live to love you / The face I love / Courage / The day it rained / A little tear / Cantador.

O SOM BRASILEIRO DE SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm RCA - VICTOR / 110 0018) Brasil

Rio de Janeiro - October 31 to November 7, 1977

Same sessions as I LOVE BRASIL but different playlist


Bridges / If you went away / Triste / The day it rained / A little tear / Courage / Roses and roses / Someone to light up my life / I live to love you.

I LOVE BRAZIL
(CD PABLO / PACD 2312 101 2) USA

Rio de Janeiro - October 31 to November 7, 1977

This CD group together all the tracks from I LOVE BRASIL LP and O SOM BRASILEIRO DE SARAH VAUGHAN


If you went away / Triste / Roses and roses / Veracruz / I live to love you / The face I love / Courage / The day it rained / A little tear / Cantador / Bridges / Someone to light up my life.

HOW LONG HAS THIS BEEN GOING ON ?
(30 cm PABLO / 2310 821)

Hollywood - April 25, 1978
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), Oscar Peterson (piano), Joe Pass (guitar), Ray Brown (bass), Louie Bellson (drums)


I've got the world on a string / Midnight sun / How long has this been going on ? / You're blasé / Easy living / More than you know / My old flame / Teach me tonight / Body and soul / When your lover has gone.

SARAH VAUGHAN
(30 cm SUPRAPHON / 1115 3687) Czecholovakia

Hollywood - April 25, 1978

Same as HOW LONG HAS THIS BEEN GOING ON

Sarah VAUGHAN & Oscar PETERSON
EASY LIVING

(CD JAZZ WORLD / JWD 102 219)

Hollywood - April 25, 1978

Same as HOW LONG HAS THIS BEEN GOING ON

DUKE ELLINGTON SONG BOOK ONE
(30 cm PABLO TODAY / 2312 111)

Hollywood - August 15 & 16, 1979
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), Waymon Reed (trumpet, Flugehorn), J.J. Johnson (trombone), Frank Foster, Zoot Sims (tenor), Frank Wess (tenor, flute), Jimmy Rowles, Mike Wofford (piano), Joe Pass, Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar), Andy Simpkins (bass), Grady Tate (drums), Billy Byers (arrangements, horn, vibraphone)

(*) New York - September 12 & 13, 1979
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), Frank Foster (tenor), Mike Wofford (piano), Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar), Andy Simpkins (bass), Grady Tate (drums)


In a sentimental mood */ I'm just a lucky so and so / Solitude / I let a song go out of my heart */ I didn't know about you / All too soon / Lush life */ In a mellow tone */ Sophisticated lady / Day dream.

DUKE ELLINGTON SONG BOOK TWO
(30 cm PABLO TODAY / 2312 116)

Hollywood - August 15/16, 1979
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), Waymon Reed (trumpet, Flugehorn), J.J. Johnson (trombone), Frank Foster, Zoot Sims (tenor), Frank Wess (tenor, flute), Jimmy Rowles, Mike Wofford (piano), Joe Pass, Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar), Andy Simpkins (bass), Grady Tate (drums), Billy Byers (arrangements, horn, vibraphone)

(*) New York - September 12/13, 1979
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), Waymon Reed (trumpet, Flugehorn), Frank Wess (flute), Eddie "Cleanhead" Davis (tenor, vocal), Mike Wofford (piano), Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar), Andy Simpkins (bass), Grady Tate (drums)

I ain't got nothing but the blues / Black butterfly */ Chelsea bridge */ What am I here for / Tonight I shall sleep with a smile on my face */ Rocks in my bed */ I got it bad and that ain't good */ Everything but you / Mood indigo */ It don't mean a thing */ Prelude to a kiss.

COPACABANA
(30 cm PABLO TODAY / 2312 125)

Rio de Janeiro - October 1 to 5, 1979
Helio Delmiro (guitar), Andy Simpkins (bass), Wilson Das Neves, Grady Tate (drums)
+ native rhythm section and singers
Arranged by Edson Fredrico


Copacabana / The smiling hour (Aba alas) / To say goodbye (Pra dizer adeus) / Dreamer (Vico sonhando) / Gentle rain / Tetê / Dindi / Double rainbow (Cho vendo na roseira) / Bonita.

SEND IN THE CLOWNS
(30 cm PABLO TODAY / 2312 130)

Hollywood - February 16 & 18, 1981
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), George Gaffney (piano), Andy Simpkins (bass)
With Count Basie Orchestra (without Count Basie) : Sonny Cohn, Willie Cook, Frank Szabo, Bob Summers, Dale Carley (trumpet), Bootie Wood, Dennis Wilson, Grover Mitchell (trombone), Bill Hughes (bass trombone), Bobby Plater, Danny Turner (alto), Eric Dixon, Kenny Hing (tenor), Johnny Williams (baritone), Freddie Green (guitar), Harold Jones (drums)
Arranged by Sammy Nestico and Allyn Ferguson


I gotta right to sing the blues / Just friends / If you could see me now / I'll wind / When your lover has gone / Send in the clowns / I hadn't anyone 'till you / All the things you are / Indian summer / From this moment on.

CRAZY AND MIXED UP
(30 cm PABLO / 2312 137)

Hollywood - March 1 & 2, 1982
Sarah Vaughan (vocal), Roland Hanna (piano), Joe Pass (guitar), Andrew Simpkins (bass), Harold Jones (drums)


I didn't know what time it was / That's all / Autumn leaves / Love dance / The island / Seasons / In love in vain / You are too beautiful.

BRAZILIAN ROMANCE
(CD CBS / 460 156 2)

January & February 1987



Make this city ours tonight / Romance / Love and passion / So many stars / Photograph / Nothing will be as it was / It's simple / Obsession / Wanting more / Your smile.