HomeSocal BlogginIn Loving MemorySportsSports Hall of FameNFLNBAMLBNHLNCAASocal Prep SportsUSMCTrainingCoachingAcademy AwardsGrammysMusicMerrie MonarchLava List

Horizontal Divider 26

Blues
1925        Ma Rainey                           See See Rider Blues              Paramount              2004
1927        Blind Lemon Jefferson         "Match Box Blues"                 Okeh                       1999
1928        Bessie Smith                        "Empty Bed Blues"                Columbia                1983
1929        Charley Patton                     "Pony Blues"                          Paramount              1999
1930        The Mississippi Sheiks         "Sitting on Top of the World"           Okeh              2008
1936        Robert Johnson                    "Cross Road Blues"                 Vocaliion                1998
1940        Huddie "Leadbelly" Ledbetter with the Golden Gate Quartet            The Midnight Special           Victor      2002
1948        T-Bone Walker                    "Call It Stormy Monday"        Black &White         1991
1948        John Lee Hooker                 "Boogie Chillen"                   Modern                  1999
1950        Muddy Waters                     "Rollin' Stone"                       Chess                     2000
1953        Professor Longhair And His Blues Scholars     TIPITINA    Atlantic                 1998
1954        Muddy Waters       "(I'm Your) Hoochie Koochie Man"      Chess                    1998
1956        Howlin' Wolf                  SMOKESTACK LIGHTNING       Chess                    1999
1957        Muddy Waters                   "Got My Mojo Workin'"            Chess                    1999
1967        Albert King                    Born Under a Bad Sign              Stax                      1999
1969        B.B. King                THE THRILL IS GONE                      BluesWay              1998

Horizontal Divider 26

Classical

1907        Enrico Caruso       Leoncavallo: "Pagliacci Act I: Vesti la Giubba"   Victrola   1975

1908        Enrico Caruso       VERDI: CELESTE AIDA         Victor      1993

1926        Fritz Kreisler; Leo Blech cond. Berlin State Opera Orchestra           Felix Mendelssohn: Concerto for Violin in E Minor          Victor      1998

1926        Feodor Chaliapin  Mussorgsky: "Song of the Flea"          Victor      1999

1927        The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski, conductor          Bach-Stokowski: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor              Victrola   1978

1929        Sergei Rachmaninoff (Piano), Leopold Stokowski cond. Philadelphia Orchestra        ''Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor                Victrola   1976

1929        George Gershwin, piano; Victor Symphony Orchestra, Nathaniel Shilkret, conductor                "An American in Paris"          Victor      1997

1931        Joseph Szigeti       Bach: Sonata No. 1 for Unaccompanied Violin, BWV 1001              Columbia                1998

1932        Artur Schnabel       Beethoven: Piano Sonatas (32)           Beethoven Society                1975

1934        Sergei Rachmaninoff (Piano), Leopold Stokowski cond. Philadelphia Orchestra        Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini                RCA Victor             1979

1936        Pablo Casals          Bach: Suites for Unaccompanied Cello              RCA Victor             1985

1936        Marian Anderson  SCHUBERT: AVE MARIA       RCA Victor             1999

1937        Maurice Ravel cond. Lamoureux Orchestra       Ravel: Bolero         Brunswick              1992

1938        Pablo Casals; Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, George Szell, conductor       Dvořák: Concerto in B Minor for Cello and Orchestra                Victor      1998

1938        Sir Thomas Beecham cond. Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra            Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Die Zauberflöte      RCA Victor             1999

1940        Béla Bartók, piano; Joseph Szigeti, violin; Benny Goodman, clarinet            Bartok: Contrasts for Violin, Clarinet & Piano    Columbia                1989

1940        Jascha Heifetz; NBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini, conductor      Beethoven: Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra                Victor      1996

1940        Emanuel Feuermann; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski, conductor     Block: Schelmo     RCA Victor             1999

1941        Dimitri Mitropoulos cond. Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra        Gustav Mahler: Symphony No 1 in D major       Columbia                1999

1942        Jascha Heifetz, Emanuel Feuermann, Arthur Rubinstein   Brahms: Trio No. 1 in B Major              Victor      1999

1943        Vladimir Horowitz, Arturo Toscanini cond. NBC Orchestra              TCHAIKOVSKY: CONCERTO NO. 1 IN B FLAT MIN. FOR PIANO & ORCHESTRA (LIVE PERFORMANCE)                RCA Victor             1998

1943        William Kapell with Serge Koussevitzky conducting the Boston Symphony Orchestra               Khachaturian: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra               RCA        1999

1944        Andrés Segovia     Music of Albéniz & Granados               Decca     1998

1945        Bidú Sayão With Heitor Villa-Lobos cond. 'Cello Ensemble             VILLA-LOBOS: BACHIANAS BRASILEIRAS NO. 5 - ARIA   Columbia                1984

1945        Wanda Landowska               Bach: Goldberg Variations for Harpsichord      RCA Victor             1986

1945        Oscar Levant, Eugene Ormandy conductors: Philadelphia Orchestra           Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue               Columbia                1990

1949        Wanda Landowska               Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier      RCA Victor             1977

1949        Louis Kaufman (Violinist)     VIVALDI - THE FOUR SEASONS          Concert Hall           2002

1950        NBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini, conductor                Beethoven: Symphonies      RCA Victor             1977

1950        Juilliard Quartet     Bartok: Quartets     Columbia                1987

1950        Ernst Ansermet cond. L'Orchestre de La Suisse Romande              STRAVINSKY: PETROUCHKA              London  1999

1951        Pierre Monteux cond. Boston Symphony          STRAVINSKY: LE SACRE DU PRINTEMPS         RCA Victor             1993

1951        Rafael Kubelik cond. Chicago Symphony Orchestra        Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition                Mercury  1998

1951        Vladimir Horowitz  Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition                RCA        1999

1952        Budapest String Quartet       Beethoven: Quartets for Strings          Columbia                1981

1952        Bruno Walter cond. Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra with Kathleen Ferrier & Julius Patzak         Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde                London  1981

1952        New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Dimitri Mitropoulos, conductor; Mack Harrell; Eileen Farrell               Berg: Wozzeck       Columbia                1990

1952        Dinu Lipatti             Dinu Lipatti Plays the Waltzes of Chopin           Columbia                1998

1953        Victor DeSabata cond. Orchestra & Chorus of Teatro Alla Scala, Milan; Maria Callas, Giuseppe DiStefano, Tito Gobbi          Puccini: Tosca                Angel      1987

1953        Wilhelm Furtwängler cond. Philharmonia Orchestra, Chorus Of Royal Opera House, Covent Garden / Flagstad, Thebom, Suthaus, Fischer-Dieskau    WAGNER: TRISTAN UND ISOLDE (COMPLETE)               RCA Victor             1988

1953        Walter Gieseking  Debussy: Preludes, Book I and II         Columbia                1998

1954        Andrés Segovia     An Evening with Andrés Segovia        Decca     1999

1955        Artur Schnabel & Malcolm Sargent conductor: London Symphony (1, 5) & London Philharmonic (2, 3, 4)               Beethoven: Concerto for Piano Numbers 1-5          Victor      1989

1956        Glenn Gould          Bach: Goldberg Variations   Columbia                1983

1956        Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Fritz Reiner,     Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra           RCA Victor             1998

1956        Antal Dorati And Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra (Yale Bells, West Point Cannon)                TCHAIKOVSKY: 1812 OVERTURE/CAPRICCIO ITALIEN        Mercury  1998

1956        Sir Thomas Beecham cond., Soloists: de Los Angeles, Bjöling, Merrill, Tozzi, *Amara                Puccini: La bohème               RCA Victor                2000

1958        New York Pro Musica, Noah Greenberg, Director             The Play of Daniel Decca     1998

1958        Georg Solti cond. Vienna Philharmonic            WAGNER: DER RING DES NIBELUNGEN          London  1998

1958        Van Cliburn, pianist; Kiril Kondrashin cond. RCA Symphony Orchestra       Tchaikovsky]]: Piano Concerto: No 1 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 23                RCA Red Seal        2002

1959        The Boston Symphony, Aaron Copland, conductor        Copland: Appalachian Spring             RCA Victor             2000

1961        Igor Stravinsky cond. Columbia Symphony Orchestra (Plus spoken reminiscing apropos of Le Sacre)  STRAVINSKY: PETROUCHKA: LE SACRE DU PRINTEMPS       Columbia                2000

1961        Leonard Bernstein cond. New York Philharmonic, London Symphony         Gustav Mahler: The Complete Symphonies       Columbia                2002

1963        London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Benjamin Britten, conductor; Highgate School Choir; Melos Ensemble; Galina Vishnevskaya; Peter Pears; Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau                Britten: War Requiem Op. 66                London  1998

1965        Vladimir Horowitz  Horowitz at Carnegie Hall: An Historic Return   Columbia                2002

1969        Wendy Carlos       Switched-On Bach                Columbia                1999

1972        Georg Solti cond. Chicago Symphony; Balatsch, dir. Chorus of the Vienna State Opera; Froschauer dir. Vienna Singverein                Gustav Mahler: Symphony No 8 in E flat major ("The Symphony of a Thousand")       London  1998

Horizontal Divider 26

Comedy

1945        Spike Jones and His City Slickers      "Cocktails for Two"               RCA Victor             1995

1961        Stan Freberg        Stan Freberg Presents The United States Of America       Capitol    1999

1973        Carl Reiner & Mel Brooks     2000 AND THIRTEEN            Warner Bros          1999

Horizontal Divider 26

Country                                                 

1923        Fiddlin' John Carson           "The Little Old Log Cabin in the Lane"                Okeh       1998

1925        Vernon Dalhart      "The Prisoner's Song"          Victor      1998

1928        Jimmie Rodgers    "Blue Yodel (T for Texas)"    Victor      1985

1929        The Carter Family  "Wildwood Flower"               RCA Victor             1999

1934        Sons Of The Pioneers          TUMBLING TUMBLEWEEDS                Decca     2002

1935        The Carter Family  "Can the Circle Be Unbroken (Bye and Bye)"     Banner    1998

1939        Gene Autry             "Back in the Saddle Again"  Vocalion 1997

1940        Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys     "New San Antonio Rose"      Okeh       1998

1940        Jimmie Davis         "You Are My Sunshine"         Decca     1999

1941        Sons of the Pioneers            "Cool Water"          Decca     1986

1941        Ernest Tubb            WALKING THE FLOOR OVER YOU    Decca     1998

1943        Al Dexter "Pistol Packin' Mama"           Okeh       2000

1945        Bill Monroe and His Blue Grass Boys "Blue Moon of Kentucky"      Columbia                1998

1947        Roy Acuff & His Smokey Mountain Boys            WABASH CANNONBALL       Columbia                1998

1949        Hank Williams       "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry"            MGM       1999

1950        Lefty Frizzell           "If You've Got the Money, I've Got the Time"      Columbia                1999

1950        Hank Snow            "I'm Moving On"    RCA Victor             2000

1950        Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs               "Foggy Mountain Breakdown"             Mercury  2001

1951        Hank Williams       "Hey Good Lookin'"              MGM       2001

1952        Kitty Wells              "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels"               Decca     1998

1952        Hank Thompson And His Brazos Valley Boys   "The Wild Side of Life"          Capitol    1999

1952        Hank Williams       "Jambalaya (On the Bayou)"                MGM       2002

1953        Hank Williams       Your Cheatin' Heart               MGM       1983

1955        "Tennessee" Ernie Ford       SIXTEEN TONS     Capitol    1998

1956        Johnny Cash         "I Walk the Line"    Sun         1998

1956        Ray Price                "Crazy Arms"          Columbia                1999

1959        Marty Robbins       "El Paso"                Columbia                1998

1959        Jim Reeves            "He'll Have to Go"  RCA        1999

1959        Johnny Horton      "The Battle of New Orleans" Columbia                2002

1961        Faron Young         "Hello Walls"          Capitol    2000

1961        Patsy Cline             "I Fall to Pieces"    Decca     2001

1962        Patsy Cline             "Crazy"    Decca     1992

1962        George Jones       SHE THINKS I STILL CARE   United Artists         1999

1963        Johnny Cash         "Ring of Fire"         Columbia                1999

1964        Roger Miller           "Dang Me"              Smash    1998

1965        Buck Owens           "I've Got a Tiger By the Tail"                Capitol    1999

1965        Roger Miller           "King of the Road"                Smash    1999

1965        Eddy Arnold          "Make the World Go Away"  RCA        1999

1967        Bobbie Gentry        "Ode to Billie Joe" Capitol    1999

1968        Merle Haggard       "Mama Tried"         Capitol    1999

1968        Tammy Wynette     "Stand By Your Man"             Epic        1999

1968        Glen Campbell       "Wichita Lineman" Capitol    2000

1970        Loretta Lynn           "Coal Miner's Daughter"       Decca     1998

1970        Sammi Smith          "Help Me Make It Through the Night"  Mega       1998

1970        Conway Twitty       "Hello Darlin'"        Decca     1999

1972        Nitty Gritty Dirt Band             Will the Circle Be Unbroken United Artists         1998

1973        Charlie Rich           "Behind Closed Doors"        Epic        1999

1975        Willie Nelson         "Red Headed Stranger"        Columbia                2002

Horizontal Divider 26

Film & TV Soundtracks (album)                                                          

1938        Motion Picture Soundtrack   Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs     Victor      1998

1940        Motion Picture Soundtrack   Pinocchio              Victor      2002

1958        Motion Picture Soundtrack (Leslie Caron, Maurice Chevalier, Louis Jourdan)              Gigi         MGM       1998

1959        Henry Mancini       The Music from Peter Gunn RCA Victor             1998

1965        Motion Picture Soundtrack; Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer  The Sound of Music              RCA        1998

1972        Curtis Mayfield       Super Fly                Curtom    1998

Horizontal Divider 26

Folk

1936        Huddie "Leadbelly" Ledbetter               "Goodnight Irene" Library of Congress              2002

1939        Huddie "Leadbelly" Ledbetter               'Negro Sinful Songs              Musicraft 1998

1940        Woody Guthrie      Dust Bowl Ballads, Volumes 1 & 2       Victor      1998

1947        Woody Guthrie      This Land Is Your Land        Asch       1989

1957        The Weavers         THE WEAVERS AT CARNEGIE HALL  Vanguard               1998

1958        Kingston Trio        Tom Dooley           Capitol    1998

1963        Bob Dylan              "Blowin' in the Wind"            Columbia                1994

1963        Pete Seeger            We Shall Overcome              Columbia                1999

1964        Pete Seeger            WHERE HAVE ALL THE FLOWERS GONE         Columbia                2002

1967        Arlo Guthrie           "Alice's Restaurant"               Reprise   2002

Horizontal Divider 26

Gospel

1946        The Dixie Hummingbirds      "Amazing Grace"   Apollo     2000

1948        Mahalia Jackson   "Move On Up A Little Higher"               Apollo     1998

1951        The Blackwood Brothers Quartet        Favorite Gospel Songs and Spirituals               RCA        1999

1962        Rev. James Cleveland          "Peace Be Still"      Savoy     1999

1969        Edwin Hawkins Singers       "Oh Happy Day"    Buddah   1999

1971        The Staple Singers               UNCLOUDY DAY   Vee-Jay  1999

1972        Aretha Franklin with James Cleveland and the Southern California Community Choir                Amazing Grace      Atlantic   1999

Horizontal Divider 26

Jazz

1920        Mamie Smith and Her Jazz Hounds     "Crazy Blues"         Okeh       1994

1923        King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band           "Chimes Blues"      Gennett  1996

1925        Bessie Smith With Louis Armstrong, cornet       "St. Louis Blues"    Columbia                1993

1926        Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five          "Heebie Jeebies"    Okeh       1999

1927        Frankie Trumbauer And His Orchestra Featuring Bix Beiderbecke On Cornet               SINGIN' THE BLUES              Okeh       1977

1927        Bix Beiderbecke     "In a Mist" (piano solo)         Okeh       1980

1928        Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five          "West End Blues"  Okeh       1974

1928        Duke Ellington & His Orchestra           "Black and Tan Fantasy"      Victor      1981

1928        Pine Top Smith      "Pine-Top's Boogie Woogie"               Vocalion 1983

1928        Louis Armstrong & Earl Hines              Weather Bird          Okeh       2008

1929        Fats Waller             "Ain't Misbehavin'" Victor      1984

1929        Louis Armstrong    "St. Louis Blues"    Okeh       2008

1931        Duke Ellington       "Mood Indigo"       Brunswick              1975

1931        Cab Calloway & His Orchestra             "Minnie the Moocher"           Brunswick              1999

1934        Fats Waller             "Honeysuckle Rose"             Victor      1999

1934        Duke Ellington       "Cocktails for Two"               RCA Victor             2007

1935        Quintet of the Hot Club of France Featuring Django Reinhardt & Stéphane Grappelli Djangology            Decca     1999

1936        Benny Goodman Quartet     "Moonglow"           Victor      1998

1937        Count Basie           "One O'Clock Jump"             Decca     1979

1937        Benny Goodman   SING, SING, SING Victor      1982

1937        Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra "For Dancers Only"               Decca     1999

1938        Artie Shaw and His Orchestra              "Begin the Beguine"              Bluebird  1977

1938        Chick Webb and His Orchestra with Ella Fitzgerald          "A-Tisket, A-Tasket"              Decca     1986

1939        Coleman Hawkins "Body and Soul"    Bluebird  1974

1939        Billie Holiday         "Strange Fruit"       Commodore           1978

1939        Art Tatum, Piano Solo           TEA FOR TWO      Decca     1986

1939        Benny Goodman and His Orchestra; Martha Tilton, vocal; Ziggy Elman, trumpet        "And the Angels Sing"          RCA Victor             1987

1939        Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra       "Cherokee"             Bluebird  1998

1939        Woody Herman And His Orchestra    WOODCHOPPER'S BALL     Decca     2002

1940        Artie Shaw And His Orchestra             STAR DUST           RCA Victor             1988

1940        Artie Shaw & His Orchestra  "Frenesi"                Victor      2000

1941        Billie Holiday         "God Bless the Child"           Okeh       1976

1941        Duke Ellington & His Orchestra           TAKE THE "A" TRAIN            Victor      1976

1942        Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra    "Flying Home"       Decca     1996

1942        Harry James And His Orchestra          TRUMPET BLUES AND CANTABILE    Columbia                1999

1944        Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra            "Black, Brown and Beige"     RCA Victor             1990

1944        King Cole Trio       STRAIGHTEN UP AND FLY RIGHT     Capitol    1998

1944        Lester Young Quartet            "Just You Just Me" Keynote  1999

1944        Billie Holiday         "Embraceable You"                Commodore           2005

1945        Stan Kenton and His Orchestra           "Artistry in Rhythm"               Capitol    1985

1945        Billie Holiday         "Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?)"              Decca     1989

1945        Dizzy Gillespie & His Sextet "Groovin' High"     Guild       2000

1945        Charlie Parker and His Re-Boppers    "Billie's Bounce"    Savoy     2002

1946        Charlie Parker Sextet            "Ornithology"        Dial         1989

1946        Sarah Vaughan      "If You Could See Me Now"  Musicraft 1998

1946        Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli with the Quintet of the Hot Club of France                "Nuage"  Decca     2000

1946        The King Cole Trio               "(Get Your Kicks On) Route 66"           Capitol    2002

1947        Dizzy Gillespie & His Orchestra           "Manteca"               Victor      1999

1948        Woody Herman and His Orchestra     "Four Brothers"      Columbia                1984

1948        Thelonious Monk Quintet    'Round About Midnight         Blue Note                1993

1949        Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton             Jelly Rolly Morton: The Saga of Mr. Jelly Lord (Library of Congress Recordings)       Circle Sound                1980

1949        Woody Herman and His Orchestra     "Early Autumn"       Capitol    2000

1950        Benny Goodman   The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert  Columbia                1975

1950        Charlie Parker        Charlie Parker with Strings  Mercury  1988

1951        Bud Powell Trio     UN POCO LOCO   Blue Note                1999

1952        Fred Astaire and the Oscar Peterson Quintet    The Astaire Story   Mercury  1999

1952        James Moody        "Moody's Mood for Love"     Prestige  2001

1953        Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Max Roach, Charles Mingus     Jazz at Massey Hall               Debut      1995

1954        Art Tatum                The Genius of Art Tatum, Vols. 1-13    Clef         1978

1954        Errol Garner Trio   "Misty"    Mercury  1991

1954        Clifford Brown and Max Roach           Clifford Brown & Max Roach                Emarcy   1999

1954        Art Blakey Quintet  A Night at Birdland                Blue Note                2000

1955        Count Basie and His Orchestra           "April in Paris"       Clef         1985

1955        Count Basie Orchestra; Joe Williams, vocal      "Everyday (I Have the Blues)"              Clef         1992

1955        Louis Armstrong & the All-Stars           "Mack the Knife"    Columbia                1997

1955        Sarah Vaughan      Sarah Vaughan      Mercury  1999

1956        Thelonious Monk Quintet    Brilliant Corners    Riverside                1999

1956        Erroll Garner Trio  Concert by the Sea                Columbia                1999

1956        Ella Fitzgerald        Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers & Hart Songbook        Verve      1999

1956        Sonny Rollins Quartet          Saxophone Colossus           Prestige  1999

1956        Duke Ellington and His Orchestra      Diminuendo and Crescendo in Blue   Columbia                1999

1956        Ella Fitzgerald        Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Songbook               Verve      2000

1956        Lee Morgan            THE SIDEWINDER                Blue Note                2000

1956        Chet Baker             Chet Baker Sings  Pacific Jazz            2001

1957        Miles Davis            Birth of the Cool    Capitol    1982

1957        Miles Davis (+19) with Gil Evans & His Orchestra             Miles Ahead           Columbia                1994

1957        Lambert, Hendricks & Ross  SING A SONG OF BASIE      ABC-Paramount     1998

1957        John Coltrane       Blue Train               Blue Note                1999

1957        Art Blakey               Moanin'  Blue Note                2001

1957        Thelonious Monk featuring Coleman Hawkins & John Coltrane     Monk's Music         Riverside                2001

1958        The Hi-Lo's            The Hi-Lo's and All That Jazz              Columbia                1998

1958        Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers       "Moanin'"                Blue Note                1998

1958        Billie Holiday         Lady in Satin          Columbia                2000

1958        Miles Davis & Gil Evans       Porgy and Bess     Columbia                2000

1958        Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald       Porgy and Bess     Verve      2001

1959        Miles Davis            Kind of Blue           Columbia                1992

1959        Miles Davis And Gil Evans   SKETCHES OF SPAIN           Columbia                1997

1959        Cannonball Adderley            Live in San Francisco           Riverside                1999

1959        Charles Mingus     Mingus Dynasty    Columbia                1999

1959        Nina Simone          "I Loves You, Porgy"             Bethlehem              2000

1960        Ella Fitzgerald        Ella in Berlin          Verve      1999

1960        Wes Montgomery  The Incredible Jazz Guitar of Wes Montgomery                Riverside                1999

1960        John Coltrane       Giant Steps (album)              Atlantic   2001

1960        Ella Fitzgerald        "How High the Moon"           Decca     2002

1960        Etta Jones              Don't Go to Strangers           Prestige  2008

1961        John Coltrane Quartet          My Favorite Things               Atlantic   1998

1961        Bill Evans Trio       WALTZ FOR DEBBY             Riverside                1998

1961        Stan Getz                Focus     Verve      1999

1961        Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane       Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane                Jazzland 2007

1962        Stan Getz and Charlie Byrd  "Desafinado"          Verve      2000

1963        Dave Brubeck Quartet           "Take Five"             Columbia                1996

1963        Bill Evans               "Conversations with Myself"                Verve      2000

1963        John Coltrane With Johnny Hartman "Lush Life"              Impulse   2000

1964        Stan Getz and João Gilberto                Getz/Gilberto          Verve      1999

1964        John Coltrane       A Love Supreme    Impulse   1999

1965        Herbie Hancock     Maiden Voyage     Blue Note                1999

1965        The Horace Silver Quintet    SONG FOR MY FATHER      Blue Note                1999

1967        Duke Ellington and His Orchestra      The Far East Suite RCA        1999

1968        Chick Corea           "Now He Sings, Now He Sobs"            Blue Note                1999

1969        Miles Davis            Bitches Brew          Columbia                1999

1969        Miles Davis            In a Silent Way      Columbia                2001

Horizontal Divider 26

Musical Show                                                       

1935        Alexander Smallens cond. Lawrence Tibbett, Helen Jepson, the Original Orchestra and Chorus; under the Supervision of the Composer                Porgy and Bess     Victor      2002

1938        Original Broadway cast        The Cradle Will Rock           Musicraft 1998

1940-42   Original cast And Broadway revival cast (Todd Duncan, Anne Brown)         Gershwin: Porgy and Bess Highlights, Volumes 1 and 2                Decca     1990

1941        Paul Robeson, Helen Morgan, James Melton, Frank Munn, Countess Albani; Victor Young cond. Orchestra & Chorus         SHOW BOAT                Columbia                1991

1943        Alfred Drake with Original Broadway Cast; Orchestra & Chorus cond. by Jay *Blackton             Oklahoma!             Decca     1976

1945        Original Broadway cast (John Raitt, Jan Clayton)            Carousel Decca     1998

1946        Original Broadway cast (Ethel Merman, Ray Middleton)  Annie Get Your Gun              Decca     1998

1947        Original Broadway cast (Ella Logan, David Wayne)         Finian's Rainbow  Columbia                1998

1949        Original Broadway Cast With Ezio Pinza And Mary Martin               SOUTH PACIFIC    Columbia                1987

1949        Original Broadway Cast; Alfred Drake, Patricia Morison, et al.        Kiss Me, Kate         Columbia                1998

1950        Original Broadway cast (Robert Alda, Vivian Blaine, Isabel Bigley)                Guys and Dolls     Decca     1998

1951        Lehman Engel, conductor; cast: Lawrence Winters and Camilla Williams     Gershwin: Porgy and Bess (opera)    Columbia                1976

1951        Original Cast: Yul Brynner, Gertrude Lawrence The King and I       Decca     2000

1954        Theatre De Lys Production With Lotte Lenya     WEILL: THE THREEPENNY OPERA    MGM       1994

1956        Original Broadway Cast with Rex Harrison and Julie Andrews       My Fair Lady          Columbia                1977

1956        Original Broadway cast (Barbara Cook, Max Adrian, Robert Rounseville)     Candide Columbia                1998

1958        Original Broadway Cast; Carol Lawrence, Larry Kert        West Side Story     Columbia                1991

1958        Original Cast with Robert Preston, Barbara Cook             The Music Man      Capitol    1998

1958        Original Broadway cast (Judy Holliday, Sydney Chaplin)               Bells Are Ringing  Columbia                2000

1959        Original Broadway cast (Ethel Merman, Jack Klugman, Sandra Church)       Gypsy     Columbia                1998

1964        Original Broadway cast (Zero Mostel, Tanya Everett, Maria Karnilova, Beatrice Arthur, Bert Convy)          Fiddler on the Roof              RCA Victor      1998

1964        Original cast recording (Carol Channing, David Burns, Charles Nelson Reilly, Jerry Dodge, Eileen Brennan, Sondra Lee, Igors Gavin and Company; musical direction By Shepard Coleman)  Hello, Dolly!           RCA Victor             2002

Horizontal Divider 26

Pop

1949        Billy Eckstine         "I Apologize"          MGM       1999

1954        The Chordettes     "Mr. Sandman"       Cadence 2002

1957        Sam Cooke            "You Send Me"       Keen       1998

1958        Frank Sinatra         Frank Sinatra Sings for Only the Lonely            Capitol    1999

1958        João Gilberto         "Chega de Saudade"             Odeon    2000

1958        João Gilberto         Chega de Saudade               Odeon    2001

1959        Harry Belafonte      Belafonte at Carnegie Hall    RCA Victor             1999

1959        Ray Charles           Ray Charles in Person         Atlantic   1999

1959        Bobby Darin           "Mack the Knife"    Atco        1999

1959        Dinah Washington               Unforgettable         Mercury  2001

1960        Ray Charles           "Georgia on My Mind"          ABC-Paramount     1993

1960        Brenda Lee             "I'm Sorry"              Decca     1999

1960        Roy Orbison          "Only the Lonely (Know How I Feel)"  Monument              1999

1961        Henry Mancini       "Moon River"         RCA        1999

1961        Roy Orbison          "Crying"  Monument              2002

1961        Del Shannon         "Runaway"              Big Top  2002

1962        The Tijuana Brass featuring Herb Alpert             "The Lonely Bull"   A&M        1998

1962        Ray Charles           Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music               ABC-Paramount     1999

1962        Dionne Warwick    "Don't Make Me Over"           Scepter   2000

1962        Ray Charles           "I Can't Stop Loving You"     ABC-Paramount     2001

1962        Sammy Davis Jr.    What Kind of Fool Am I?      Reprise   2002

1963        The Beach Boys    "In My Room"         Capitol    1999

1964        Dionne Warwick    WALK ON BY         Scepter   1998

1964        Dean Martin           "Everybody Loves Somebody"            Reprise   1999

1964        Roy Orbison          "Oh, Pretty Woman"              Monument              1999

1964        The Supremes       "Where Did Our Love Go"    Motown  1999

1964        Stan Getz and Astrud Gilberto             "The Girl from Ipanema"       Verve      2000

1964        Henry Mancini       The Pink Panther  RCA        2001

1964        Louis Armstrong    "Hello, Dolly!"        Kapp       2001

1964        Petula Clark            "Downtown"           Warner Bros          2004

1965        The Beatles            "Yesterday"            Capitol    1997

1965        Frank Sinatra         September of My Years         Reprise   1999

1965        The Righteous Brothers       "Unchained Melody"             Verve      2000

1965        The Supremes       "Stop! In the Name of Love" Motown  2001

1965        The Lovin' Spoonful             "Do You Believe in Magic"    Kama Sutra             2002

1966        The Beach Boys    "Good Vibrations" Capitol    1994

1966        Laura Nyro             Laura Nyro             Verve      1999

1966        Simon & Garfunkel                Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme     Columbia                1999

1966        The Lovin' Spoonful             SUMMER IN THE CITY          Kama Sutra             1999

1966        The Supremes       "You Keep Me Hangin' On"  Motown  1999

1966        The Mamas & the Papas       "California Dreamin'"             Dunhill    2001

1966        The Beatles            "Eleanor Rigby"     Capitol    2002

1967        The Young Rascals              "Groovin'"              Atlantic   1999

1967        Louis Armstrong    What a Wonderful World     ABC         1999

1967        Janis Ian                SOCIETY'S CHILD (BABY I'VE BEEN THINKING)               Verve      2002

1968        Simon & Garfunkel                "Mrs. Robinson"    Columbia                1999

1969        Harry Nilsson        "Everybody's Talkin'"            RCA Victor             1999

1969        The Jackson 5       "I Want You Back" Motown  1999

1969        Peggy Lee              "Is That All There Is?"           Capitol    1999

1969        Elvis Presley          "Suspicious Minds"               RCA Victor             1999

1969        Frank Sinatra         "My Way"                Reprise   2000

1969        Dusty Springfield  Dusty in Memphis Atlantic   2001

1970        Simon & Garfunkel                "Bridge Over Troubled Water"             Columbia                1998

1970        James Taylor         "Fire and Rain"      Warner Bros          1998

1970        The Carpenters     We've Only Just Begun        A&M        1998

1970        Elton John             Your Song              Uni          1998

1970        The Carpenters     "(They Long To Be) Close To You"     A&M        2000

1970        James Taylor         Sweet Baby James Warner Bros          2002

1970        Smokey Robinson & the Miracles       "The Tears of a Clown"         Tamla      2002

1971        Carole King            TAPESTRY             Ode         1998

1971        John Denver          TAKE ME HOME, COUNTRY ROADS  RCA        1998

1971        James Taylor         You've Got a Friend              Warner Bros          2001

1971        Don McLean          "American Pie"       UA           2002

1971        Carole King            You've Got a Friend              Ode         2002

1973        Roberta Flack        "Killing Me Softly with His Song"         Atlantic   1999

1973        Stevie Wonder       "You are the Sunshine of My Life"       Tamla      2002

1976        Stevie Wonder       Songs in the Key of Life       Tamla      2002

1979        Michael Jackson   "Off the Wall"         Epic        2008

1982        Michael Jackson   Thriller    Epic        2008

Horizontal Divider 26

R&B

1939        The Ink Spots        "If I Didn't Care"     Decca     1987

1939        The Cats and the Fiddle       "I Miss You So"      Bluebird  1999

1945        Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five      "Caldonia Boogie"                Decca     1998

1950        Percy Mayfield       Please Send Me Someone to Love"    Specialty                1999

1952        Elmore James        "Dust My Broom"   Trumpet  1998

1953        Big Maybelle          "Candy"  Savoy     1999

1953        The Drifters (featuring Clyde McPhatter)            "Money Honey"     Atlantic   1999

1954        Ray Charles           "I Got a Woman"    Atlantic   1990

1954        Dinah Washington               TEACH ME TONIGHT           Mercury  1999

1955        The Platters            "Only You (and You Alone)"                Mercury  1999

1955        Fats Domino          "Ain't That a Shame"              Imperial  2002

1955        The Moonglows    SINCERELY            Chess     2002

1955        Etta James              "The Wallflower" (aka "Roll With Me Henry")     Modern   2008

1956        Bill Doggett            "Honky Tonk (Parts 1 & 2)"  King        1998

1956        James Brown & the Famous Flames   "Please, Please, Please"       Federal   2001

1956        The Platters            "The Great Pretender"           Mercury  2002

1958        Jackie Wilson        "Lonely Teardrops"               Brunswick              1999

1959        The Drifters            "There Goes My Baby"          Atlantic   1998

1959        The Isley Brothers "Shout" (Part 1)      RCA        1999

1959        Ray Charles           WHAT'D I SAY (PART I)        Atlantic   2000

1960        Ray Charles           The Genius of Ray Charles  Atlantic   1997

1960        The Shirelles         WILL YOU LOVE ME TOMORROW     Scepter   1999

1960        The Drifters            "Save the Last Dance for Me"               Atlantic   2001

1961        Ben E. King            "Stand By Me"        Atco        1998

1961        Etta James              "At Last"  Argo        1999

1961        Freddy King           "Hide Away"           Federal   1999

1961        Bobby "Blue" Bland               Turn On Your Love Light      Duke       1999

1961        Gene Chandler      "Duke of Earl"         Vee-Jay  2002

1961        Ben E. King            SPANISH HARLEM                Atco        2002

1962        James Brown         Live at the Apollo  King        1998

1962        The Miracles          "You've Really Got a Hold on Me"       Tamla      1998

1962        Booker T. & the MG's            "Green Onions"     Stax         1999

1963        Mongo Santamaria                "Watermelon Man"                Battle       1998

1963        Rufus Thomas       WALKING THE DOG             Stax         2002

1964        Martha and the Vandellas    "Dancing in the Street"         Gordy     1999

1964        Mary Wells             "My Guy"                Motown  1999

1965        The Temptations   "My Girl" Gordy     1998

1965        The Impressions   "People Get Ready"              ABC Paramount     1998

1965        Wilson Pickett       "In the Midnight Hour"          Atlantic   1999

1965        James Brown         "Papa's Got a Brand New Bag" (Part 1)               King        1999

1965        Sam Cooke            "A Change Is Gonna Come"                RCA Victor             2000

1965        Jr. Walker & The All Stars     "Shotgun"               Soul        2002

1966        Four Tops              "Reach Out I'll Be There"      Motown  1998

1966        Ike & Tina Turner   "River Deep - Mountain High"              Philles    1999

1966        Percy Sledge         "When a Man Loves a Woman"           Atlantic   1999

1967        Aretha Franklin      "Respect"               Atlantic   1998

1967        Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell          "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"       Tamla      1999

1967        Aretha Franklin      "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman"     Atlantic   1999

1967        Sam & Dave            "Soul Man"             Stax         1999

1967        Jackie Wilson        "(Your Love Keeps Lifitng Me) Higher and Higher"           Brunswick              1999

1967        Wilson Pickett       "Mustang Sally"     Atlantic   2000

1967        Aretha Franklin      "Chain of Fools"    Atlantic   2001

1968        Sly and the Family Stone     "Dance to the Music"             Epic        1998

1968        Marvin Gaye          "I Heard It Through the Grapevine"     Tamla      1998

1968        Otis Redding         "(Sittin' On) the Dock of the Bay"         Volt         1998

1970        Edwin Starr            "War"      Gordy     1999

1971        Marvin Gaye          What's Going On  Tamla      1998

1971        Bill Withers            "Ain't No Sunshine"               Sussex    1999

1971        Al Green "Let's Stay Together"             Hi            1999

1971        Isaac Hayes           "Theme from Shaft"               Enterprise              1999

1971        Marvin Gaye          "Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)"        Tamla      2002

1971        The Staple Singers               "Respect Yourself"                Stax         2002

1971        Ike & Tina Turner   "Proud Mary"          Liberty     2003

1972        Stevie Wonder       "Superstition"         Tamla      1998

1972        Stevie Wonder       Talking Book         Tamla      1999

1972        The Staple Singers               "I'll Take You There"              Stax         1999

1972        The Temptations   "Papa Was a Rollin' Stone"  Gordy     1999

1973        Stevie Wonder       Innervisions          Tamla      1999

1973        Gladys Knight & the Pips     "Midnight Train to Georgia" Buddah   1999

1975        LaBelle    "Lady Marmalade" Epic        2003

Horizontal Divider 26

Rock

1963        Phil Spector And Various Artists         A Christmas Gift to You from Phil Spector          Philles    1999

1964        The Beatles            "I Want to Hold Your Hand" Capitol    1998

1964        The Righteous Brothers       "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'"         Philles    1998

1964        The Animals           "The House of the Rising Sun"            MGM       1999

1964        The Kinks               You Really Got Me                Reprise   1999

1964        The Beatles            A Hard Day's Night                Capitol    2000

1964        The Beatles            Meet the Beatles!   Capitol    2001

1965        The Rolling Stones               "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"              London  1998

1965        Bob Dylan              "Like a Rolling Stone"           Columbia                1998

1965        The Byrds              "Mr. Tambourine Man"          Columbia                1998

1965        Them (featuring Van Morrison)           "Gloria"   Parrot      1999

1965        The Beatles            Rubber Soul           Capitol    2000

1965        The Byrds              Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)       Columbia                2001

1965        Bob Dylan              Highway 61 Revisited           Columbia                2002

1965        Bob Dylan              "Mr. Tambourine Man"          Columbia                2002

1966        The Beach Boys    Pet Sounds            Capitol    1998

1966        Bob Dylan              Blonde on Blonde Columbia                1999

1966        The Beatles            Revolver Capitol    1999

1966        The Paul Butterfield Blues Band           "East-West"            Elektra    1999

1966        Spencer Davis Group           "Gimme Some Lovin'"           United Artists         1999

1966        The Who                "My Generation"    Decca     1999

1967        The Beatles            Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band              Capitol    1993

1967        Jefferson Airplane "WHITE RABBIT"   RCA        1998

1967        Procol Harum         "A Whiter Shade of Pale"      Deram     1998

1967        The Doors              "Light My Fire"       Elektra    1998

1967        The Jimi Hendrix Experience              Are You Experienced?          Reprise   1999

1967        Cream     Disraeli Gears        Atco        1999

1967        Mothers of Invention            Freak Out!              Verve      1999

1967        Jefferson Airplane Surrealistic Pillow  RCA Victor             1999

1967        The Beatles            Strawberry Fields Forever    Capitol    1999

1967        Buffalo Springfield                "For What It's Worth"            Atco        2000

1967        The Jimi Hendrix Experience              "Purple Haze"         Reprise   2000

1967        The Doors              The Doors              Elektra    2002

1968        The Band               Music from Big Pink              Capitol    1998

1968        Van Morrison         Astral Weeks          Warner Bros          1999

1968        The Rolling Stones               Beggars Banquet   London  1999

1968        Blood, Sweat & Tears            Child Is Father to the Man    Columbia                1999

1968        Jimi Hendrix          Electric Ladyland  Reprise   1999

1968        Traffic     Mr. Fantasy            United     1999

1968        The Byrds              "Eight Miles High" Columbia                1999

1968        Big Brother & the Holding Company (featuring Janis Joplin)     "Piece of My Heart"                Columbia                1999

1968        The Byrds              SWEETHEART OF THE RODEO         Columbia                2000

1968        The Beatles            The Beatles (White Album)   Apple      2000

1968        The Jimi Hendrix Experience              "All Along the Watchtower"  Reprise   2001

1968        The Beatles            "Hey Jude"             Apple      2001

1968        Steppenwolf           "Born to Be Wild"  Dunhill    2002

1969        The Beatles            Abbey Road           Apple      1995

1969        The Who                TOMMY  Decca     1998

1969        Creedence Clearwater Revival             "Proud Mary"          Fantasy  1998

1969        The Band               The Band               Capitol    1999

1969        Crosby, Stills & Nash            Crosby, Stills & Nash            Atlantic   1999

1969        Joe Cocker            "With a Little Help from My Friends"   A&M        2001

1969        Blood, Sweat & Tears            Blood, Sweat & Tears            Columbia                2002

1970        Santana  Abraxas  Columbia                1999

1970        Van Morrison         Moondance           Warner Bros          1999

1970        Grateful Dead         WORKINGMAN'S DEAD        Warner Bros          1999

1970        Derek & the Dominos            Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs               Atco        2000

1971        Derek & the Dominos            "Layla"    Atco        1998

1971        The Allman Brothers Band   At Fillmore East     Capricorn               1999

1971        Joni Mitchell          Blue         Reprise   1999

1971        Led Zeppelin         Led Zeppelin IV     Atlantic   1999

1971        The Rolling Stones               "Sticky Fingers"     Rolling Stones      1999

1971        Sly & the Family Stone          There's a Riot Goin' On        Epic        1999

1971        John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band          "Imagine"                Apple      1999

1971        Janis Joplin           "Me and Bobby McGee"        Columbia                2002

1971        The Who                Who's Next            Decca     2007

1972        David Bowie           The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars     RCA        1999

1972        The Moody Blues  "Nights in White Satin"         Deram     1999

1972        Eagles                   Desperado             Asylum    2000

1973        Pink Floyd             The Dark Side of the Moon  Harvest   1999

Horizontal Divider 26

Rock

1951        Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats        Rocket 88               Chess     1998

1954        Bill Haley & His Comets        "Rock Around the Clock"     Decca     1982

1954        The Penguins        "Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)"         Dootone 1998

1954        Big Joe Turner       Shake, Rattle and Roll          Atlantic   1998

1954        Elvis Presley          THAT'S ALL RIGHT               Sun         1998

1955        Chuck Berry           "Maybellene"          Chess     1988

1955        Bo Diddley             "Bo Diddley"          Checker  1998

1955        Little Richard         "Tutti Frutti"            Specialty                1998

1955        The Teenagers featuring Frankie Lymon           "Why Do Fools Fall in Love"               Gee         2001

1956        Carl Perkins           "Blue Suede Shoes"              Sun         1986

1956        Fats Domino          "Blueberry Hill"       Imperial  1987

1956        Elvis Presley          "Hound Dog"         RCA Victor             1988

1956        Chuck Berry           "Roll Over Beethoven"          Chess     1990

1956        Elvis Presley          "Heartbreak Hotel" RCA Victor             1995

1956        The Five Satins     "In the Still of the Nite"          Ember     1998

1956        Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps        "Be-Bop-A-Lula"     Capitol    1999

1956        Little Richard         "Long Tall Sally"    Specialty                1999

1956        Elvis Presley          "Don't Be Cruel"     RCA Victor             2002

1957        The Everly Brothers              "Bye Bye Love"      Cadence 1998

1957        Jerry Lee Lewis      "Great Balls of Fire"               Sun         1998

1957        Bill Justis And His Orchestra               "Raunchy"              Sam Phillips           1998

1957        The Crickets          THAT'LL BE THE DAY           Brunswick              1998

1957        Buddy Holly           "Peggy Sue"           Coral       1999

1957        Jerry Lee Lewis      WHOLE LOT SHAKIN' GOING ON       Sun         1999

1957        Little Richard         "Lucille"  Specialty                2002

1958        Dion & the Belmonts             "I Wonder Why"    Laurie      1999

1958        Chuck Berry           "Johnny B. Goode"               Chess     1999

1958        Eddie Cochran      SUMMERTIME BLUES           Liberty     1999

1958        The Coasters         Yakety Yak             Atco        1999

1958        Ritchie Valens       "La Bamba"             Del-Fi      2000

1958        The Champs          TEQUILA                Challenge              2001

1959        Wilbert Harrison    "Kansas City"         Fury        2001

1960        Chubby Checker    "The Twist"             Parkway  2000

1961        Dion        "Runaround Sue"   Laurie      2002

1963        The Ronettes         "Be My Baby"          Philles    1999

1963        The Kingsmen       "Louie, Louie"         Wand      1999

1967        Van Morrison         "Brown Eyed Girl" Bang       2007

1975        Queen     "Bohemian Rhapsody"         Elektra    2004

Horizontal Divider 26

Traditional Pop (single)                                      

1897        Sousa's Band         "Stars and Stripes Forever"  Columbia                1998

1906        Bert Williams          "Nobody"                                                Columbia                1981

1911        Sophie Tucker       SOME OF THESE DAYS       Edison    1995

1915        John McCormack  SOMEWHERE A VOICE IS CALLING   Victor      1999

1920        Al Jolson                                SWANEE                                Columbia                1998

1920        Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra      WHISPERING        Victor Talking Machine        1998

1922        Fanny Brice           "My Man" (from Ziegfeld Follies of 1921)            Victor      1999

1925        Ethel Waters          "Dinah"                   Columbia                1998

1927        George Gershwin with Paul Whiteman               Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue               Victor      1974

1927        Hoagy Carmichael and His Pals          "Star Dust"              Gennett  1995

1928        Gene Austin           "My Blue Heaven"  Victor      1978

1928        Helen Morgan        "Bill"        Victor      1998

1928        Al Jolson                SONNY BOY          Brunswick              2002

1929        Ethel Waters          "Am I Blue?"            Columbia                2007

1930        Ruth Etting             TEN CENTS A DANCE          Columbia                1999

1935        Fred Astaire with Leo Reisman and His Orchestra            "Cheek to Cheek"  Brunswick              2000

1936        Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra      "I'm Getting Sentimental Over You"     Victor      1998

1936        Fred Astaire           THE WAY YOU LOOK TONIGHT         Brunswick              1998

1937        Bunny Berigan       "I Can't Get Started"               Victor      1975

1937        Judy Garland         "(Dear Mr. Gable) You Made Me Love You"        Decca     1998

1937        Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra; Jack Leonard, vocal "Marie"    Victor      1998

1938        Walter Huston        SEPTEMBER SONG              Brunswick              1984

1938        The Andrews Sisters             "Bei Mir Bist Du Schon"        Decca     1996

1938        Artie Shaw              "Any Old Time"      Victor      2001

1939        Judy Garland         "Over the Rainbow"               Decca     1981

1939        Kate Smith              "God Bless America"             Victor      1982

1939        Glenn Miller and His Orchestra           "In the Mood"         Bluebird  1983

1939        Glenn Miller and His Orchestra           "Moonlight Serenade"          Bluebird  1991

1940        Paul Robeson        Ballad for Americans             Victor      1980

1940        Tommy Dorsey with Frank Sinatra and The Pied Pipers  "I'll Never Smile Again"         Victor      1982

1940        Cliff Edwards         "When You Wish Upon a Star"            Victor      2002

1941        Glenn Miller Orchestra with Tex Beneke and the Modernaires       "Chattanooga Choo Choo"  Bluebird  1996

1941        The Andrews Sisters             "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy"                Decca     2000

1942        Bing Crosby, The Ken Darby Singers White Christmas    Decca     1974

1942        Lena Horne            "Stormy Weather"  RCA Victor             2000

1943        Mills Brothers        "Paper Doll"           Decca     1998

1944        Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters                "Don't Fence Me In"              Decca     1998

1944        Bing Crosby           "Swinging on a Star"             Decca     2002

1945        Johnny Mercer and the Pied Pipers   "Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive"          Capitol    1998

1945        Les Brown & His Orchestra; Doris Day, Vocal   SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY    Columbia                1998

1945        Perry Como            TILL THE END OF TIME        RCA Victor             1998

1946        Nat King Cole        "The Christmas Song"          Capitol    1974

1946        Frank Sinatra         "The House I Live In"            Columbia                1998

1947        Frankie Laine         That's My Desire    Mercury  1998

1947        The Harmonicats   "Peg o' My Heart"   Vitacoustic             1999

1948        Nat "King" Cole      "Nature Boy"           Capitol    1999

1949        Gene Autry             "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer"  Columbia                1985

1950        Nat "King" Cole      "Mona Lisa"            Capitol    1992

1950        Édith Piaf                "La Vie en Rose"    Columbia                1998

1950        Patti Page               The Tennessee Waltz           Mercury  1998

1951        Les Paul and Mary Ford       "How High the Moon"           Capitol    1979

1951        Johnnie Ray          "Cry"       Okeh       1998

1951        Nat "King" Cole      Unforgettable         Capitol    2000

1952        Kay Starr WHEEL OF FORTUNE          Capitol    1998

1952        Jo Stafford             YOU BELONG TO ME           Columbia                1998

1952        Gene Kelly             "Singin' in the Rain (From the Motion Picture Soundtrack)"            MGM       1999

1953        Doris Day               SECRET LOVE       Columbia                1999

1954        Rosemary Clooney               "Hey There"            Columbia                1999

1955        Frank Sinatra         In the Wee Small Hours        Capitol    1984

1955        Julie London         "Cry Me a River"    Liberty     2001

1956        Gordon Jenkins & His Orchestra        Manhattan Tower  Capitol    1998

1956        Frank Sinatra         "I've Got You Under My Skin"              Capitol    1998

1956        Frank Sinatra         SONGS FOR SWINGIN' LOVERS!       Capitol    2000

1957        Johnny Mathis      "Chances Are"       Columbia                1998

1957        Louis Prima And Keely Smith               THE WILDEST       Capitol    1999

1957        Johnny Mathis      "It's Not for Me to Say"          Columbia                2008

1958        Peggy Lee              "Fever"    Capitol    1998

1959        Dinah Washington               What a Diff'rence a Day Made              Mercury  1998

1959        Johnny Mathis      "Misty"    Columbia                2002

1960        Percy Faith And His Orchestra            THEME FROM A SUMMER PLACE      Columbia                2000

1961        Judy Garland         Judy at Carnegie Hall           Capitol    1998

1962        Tony Bennett         "I Left My Heart in San Francisco"       Columbia                1994

1964        Barbra Streisand    "People" Columbia                1998

Horizontal Divider 26

Latin                                                       

1953        Tito Puente             "Oye Como Va"      Tico        2002

 

Polka

1948        Frankie Yankovic  "Just Because Polka"            Columbia                1999

 

Reggae                                  

1973        Bob Marley and the Wailers "Get Up, Stand Up"                      Island              1999

 

Spoken Word (album)                                                         

1948-50   Edward R. Murrow I Can Hear It Now, Vols. 1-3 Columbia Records                1978

Horizontal Divider 26