Frank Sinatra Discography
The Columbia Years — 1942 - 1946
by Steve Albin

Generated on Mar 20, 2016


Date: June 7, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Alec Wilder (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv)

a. CO-33249-1 Close To You - 3:17(Al Hoffman, Joe Livingston, Carl Lampl) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
b. CO-33249-3 Close To You(Al Hoffman, Joe Livingston, Carl Lampl) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia 7836678   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
c. CO-33250-2 People Will Say We're In Love(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Alec Wilder
d. CO-33251-1 You'll Never Know - 3:00(Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
e. CO-33251-3 You'll Never Know(Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia 7836678   

Date: June 22, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Alec Wilder (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv)

a. CO-33250-3 People Will Say We're In Love(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Alec Wilder
b. CO-33268-1 Sunday, Monday Or Always - 3:15(Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
c. CO-33268-2 Sunday, Monday Or Always(Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia 7836679   
d. CO-33269-1 If You Please - 2:51(Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia 7836679   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: August 5, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Alec Wilder (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv)

a. CO-33250-6 People Will Say We're In Love - 3:19(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Alec Wilder
b. CO-33283-1 Oh What A Beautiful Morning - 2:55(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Both titles on: Columbia 7836682   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: October 17, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv)

a. VP 245-D3MC 268 I Only Have Eyes For You - 3:43(Al Dubin, Harry Warren) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. VP 246-D3MC 269 Kiss Me Again - 2:39(Henry Blossom, Victor Herbert) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc72-B (Army)   
c. VP 246-D3MC 269 There'll Be A Hot Time In The Town Of Berlin - 2:26(Joe Bushkin, John De Vries) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc72-B (Army)   
All titles on: Columbia V-Disc103-B (Navy)   

The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv) on a.

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "Broadway Bandbox."


Date: November 3, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Alec Wilder (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv)

a. CO-33368-1 I Couldn't Sleep A Wink Last Night - 2:52(Harold Adamson, Jimmy McHugh) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia 7836687   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
b. CO-33369-PB The Music Stopped(Jimmy McHugh, Harold Adamson) / arr: Alec Wilder

Date: November 10, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Alec Wilder (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv)

a. CO-33373-3 A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening - 3:13(Jimmy McHugh, Harold Adamson) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia 7836687   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
b. CO-33374-1 The Music Stopped - 2:59(Jimmy McHugh, Harold Adamson) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
c. CO-33374-3 The Music Stopped(Jimmy McHugh, Harold Adamson) / arr: Alec Wilder

Date: November 14, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv)

a. VP 282 The Music Stopped - 2:56(Jimmy McHugh, Harold Adamson) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc116-A (Army)   
b. VP 283 I Couldn't Sleep A Wink Last Night - 2:58(Harold Adamson, Jimmy McHugh) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia V-Disc116-B (Army)   
c. VP 283 The Way You Look Tonight - 2:58(Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc116-B (Army)   
d. VP 375-D3MC 452 I'll Be Around - 1:38(Alec Wilder) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia V-Disc124-A (Army)   

The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv) on c.

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "Songs By Sinatra."


Date: November 21, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 375-D3MC 452 You've Got A Hold On Me - 2:30(Alan Lerner, Frederick Loewe) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc124-A (Army)   
b. VP 376-D3MC 453 A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening - 3:07(Jimmy McHugh, Harold Adamson) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc124-B (Army)   
c. VP 376-D3MC 453 She's Funny That Way - 2:11(Charles N. Daniels (aka Neil Moret), Richard Whiting) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc124-B (Army)   

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "Songs By Sinatra."


Date: December 5, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. V 448 Speak Low - 2:18(Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc154-A (Army)   

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "Songs By Sinatra."


Date: December 26, 1943
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Bobby Tucker Singers (bkv)

a. VP 448 Close To You - 3:11(Al Hoffman, Joe Livingston, Carl Lampl) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc154-A (Army)   

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "Songs By Sinatra."


Date: January 12, 1944
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 498-D4TC 56 My Shining Hour - 2:23(Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc166-B (Army)   

CBS broadcast of "The Vimms Vitamins Show."


Date: February 9, 1944
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 498-D4TC 56 Long Ago (And Far Away) - 2:43(Jerome Kern, Ira Gershwin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc166-B (Army)   

CBS broadcast of "The Vimms Vitamins Show."


Date: March 5, 1944

Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. Embraceable You(George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)

Date: May 17, 1944
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 681-D4TC 185 Some Other Time - 2:34(Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden, Adolph Green) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. VP 681-D4TC 185 Come Out Wherever You Are - 2:00(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Both titles on: Columbia V-Disc241-B (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc21-B (Navy)   

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "The Vimms Vitamins Show."


Date: May 24, 1944
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 742-D4TC 217 Put Your Dreams Away - 1:27(Ruth Lowe, Paul Mann, Stephen Weiss) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc262-A (Army)   
Reprise (JP) LP 12"P-5106-7R — Frank Sinatra [Music Today-'74]   (1974)
b. VP 742-D4TC 217 And Then You Kissed Me - 3:03(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc262-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc42-A (Navy)   
c. Embraceable You(George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)

Frank Sinatra (ldr) on a-b; Judy Garland (v) on c.


Date: June 3, 1944
Location: Hollywood

Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CP 122 All The Things You Are(Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
b. CP 122 You Are My Sunshine(Jimmie Davis, Charles Mitchell)
c. CP 122 You're The Top(Cole Porter)
d. CP 122 Sonny Boy(Buddy DeSylva, Brown, Henderson, Al Jolson)
Hallmark (UK) CD303372 — Bing Crosby & Friends - The Radio Years   
e. CP 122 You're The Top(Cole Porter)
All titles on: Tandem Records LP 12"LP-1903 — Mail Call   
LaserLight CDLaserlight 15143 — Mail Call   

Bing Crosby (v) on b-e; Bob Hope (v) on c-e.


Date: July 8, 1944
Location: Studio Theatre KFWB, Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 1148-XP 34237 Cradle Song(Johann Brahms) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. VP 1148-XP 34237 I'll Follow My Secret Heart(Noel Coward) / arr: Axel Stordahl
c. VP 1332-D5TC 295 Falling In Love With Love - 2:37(Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc467-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc247-A (Navy)   
d. VP 1399-D5TC 515 Cradle Song - 2:45(Johann Brahms) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc266-A (Navy)   
Columbia V-Disc506-A (Army)   
e. VP 1399-D5TC 515 I'll Follow My Secret Heart - 2:36(Noel Coward) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc266-A (Navy)   
Columbia V-Disc506-A (Army)   
f. VP 818-D4TC 262 All The Things You Are - 2:50(Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc287-B (Army)   
g. VP 818-D4TC 262 All Of Me - 1:39(Seymour Simons, Gerald Marks) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc287-B (Army)   
h. VP 823-D4TC 267 Nancy - 3:37(Phil Silvers, Jimmy Van Heusen) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc323-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc103-A (Navy)   
i. VP 824-D4TC 268 Mighty Lak' A Rose - 3:42(F. L. Stanton, E. Nevin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc310-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc90-A (Navy)   
j. VP 919-D4TC 426 If Lovliness Were Music(unknown) / arr: Axel Stordahl

V-Disc recording session.


Date: October 11, 1944
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 941-D4MC 443 There's No You - 2:41(Hal Hopper, Durgom, Tom Adair) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. VP 941-D4MC 443 Someone To Watch Over Me - 2:08(George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Both titles on: Columbia V-Disc378-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc155-A (Navy)   

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "The Vimms Vitamins Show."


Date: October 18, 1944
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 976-D4TC 474 Let Me Love You Tonight - 2:40(Rene Toussaint, Mitchell Parish) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. VP 976-D4TC 474 Just Close Your Eyes - 1:36(unknown) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Both titles on: Columbia V-Disc351-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc131-A (Navy)   

CBS broadcast rehearsal of "The Vimms Vitamins Show."


Date: October 23, 1944
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Raymond Paige (con), Raymond Paige and his Orchestra (acc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. If You Are But A Dream - 3:43(Moe Jaffe, Jack Fulton, Nat Bonx) / arr: Raymond Paige
b. Strange Music - 3:25(Bob Wright, Chet Forrest, Edward Grieg) / arr: Raymond Paige
c. Cradle Song - 2:35(Johann Brahms) / arr: Raymond Paige
d. Dick Haymes, Dick Todd And Como - 2:38(Johnny Burke, Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) / arr: Raymond Paige

V-Disc session of NBC's "For The Record" program.


Date: November 14, 1944
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Arthur Baker, Harold Feldman, Bernard Kaufman, Peter Pumiglio, Henry Ross (sax), Carl Poole, Sammy Shapiro, Melven Solomon (t), John D'Agostino, Anthony Russo, Charles Small (tb), Karl Chlupse (frh), Matty Golizio (g), Ward Lay (b), Billy Rowland (p), Ruth Hill (hrp), Johnny Blowers (d), Julius Brand, Fred Buldrini, Sid Harris, L. Kanter, Murray Kellner, Bernard Kundell, William Lockwood, Arthur Loesserman, Harold Micklin, Seymour Miroff, Gene Orloff, Raoul Polikian (vn), Morris Kahn, Sol Paeff, Sol Rumberg (vl), E. Gara, George Polikian, Avron Twerdowsky (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-33808-2 If You Are But A Dream - 3:03(Moe Jaffe, Jack Fulton, Nat Bonx) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc393-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc173-A (Navy)   
Columbia 7836756   
Columbia 7836814   
Columbia 454-36814   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
b. CO-33809-1 Saturday Night - 2:43(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc393-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc173-A (Navy)   
Columbia 7836762   
Columbia 7850069   
Columbia 454-50069   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-65240 — Sinatra Sings His Greatest Hits   (1997)
c. CO-33809-PB2 Saturday Night - 2:46(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64852 — Swing & Dance With Frank Sinatra   (1996)
d. CO-33810-1 There's No You - 3:26(Hal Hopper, Durgom, Tom Adair) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836797   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
e. CO-33811-1 White Christmas - 3:22(Irving Berlin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836756   
Columbia 7836860   
Columbia 7837152   
Columbia 7838257   
Columbia 454-38257   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: November 16, 1944
Location: Buffalo

Bing Crosby (ldr), John Scott Trotter (con), Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. These Foolish Things(Jack Strachey, Harry Link, Holt Marvell) / arr: John Scott Trotter

Kraft Music Hall
Not released on V-Disc.


Date: December 1, 1944
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Arthur Baker, Harold Feldman, Bernard Kaufman, Peter Pumiglio, Wolf Taninbaum (sax), Carl Poole, Sammy Shapiro, Melven Solomon (t), John D'Agostino, S. Koty, Al Mastren (tb), Karl Chlupse (frh), Matty Golizio (g), Ward Lay (b), Dave Mann (p), Ruth Hill (hrp), Johnny Blowers (d), Milton Bornstein, Julius Brand, Louis Gabowitz, Sid Harris, L. Kanter, Zelik Kaufman, Murray Kellner, Boris Levitsky, Gene Orloff, Raoul Polikian, Max Polikoff, Kurt Reher (vn), Theodore Adoff, Sidney Brecher, H. Dickler (vl), Armond Kaproff, George Polikian, A. Shapinsky (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-33928-1 I Dream Of You - 3:07(E. Osser, M. Goetschius) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836762   
b. CO-33929-1 I Begged Her - 2:59(Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc405-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc185-A (Navy)   
Columbia 7836774   
c. CO-33930-2 What Makes The Sunset - 2:54(Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc405-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc185-A (Navy)   
Columbia 7836774   
d. CO-33931-1 I Fall In Love Too Easily - 3:13(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836830   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Reprise CD45091 — Sinatra: Soundtrack To The CBS Mini-Series   (1992)
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Carl Poole (t) on a-c; Sammy Shapiro (t) on a-c; Melven Solomon (t) on a-c; John D'Agostino (tb) on a-c; S. Koty (tb) on a-c; Al Mastren (tb) on a-c.

CO-33929-1 also assigned matrix VP 1138-XP 34193 for V-Disc recording.
CO-33930-2 also assigned matrix VP 1138-XP 34193 for V-Disc recording.


Date: December 3, 1944
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Ernie Caceres, Nick Caiazza, Bernard Kaufman, Fred Pfeifer, Hymie Schertzer (sax), Billy Butterfield, Carl Poole, Melven Solomon (t), S. Koty, William Rausch, Charles Small (tb), Karl Chlupse (frh), Matty Golizio (g), Jack Kimmel (b), Dave Mann (p), M. Rosen (hrp), Johnny Blowers (d), Julius Brand, Fred Buldrini, Louis Gabowitz, Maurice Golodner, Sid Harris, Bernard Kundell, Boris Levitsky, Milton Lomask, Harold Micklin, Seymour Miroff, Kurt Reher, Julius Schachter (vn), Sidney Brecher, H. Dickler, Sol Rumberg (vl), Seymour Barab, George Polikian, Avron Twerdowsky (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-33932-1 Nancy - 3:19(Phil Silvers, Jimmy Van Heusen) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. CO-33933-1 Cradle Song - 3:06(Johann Brahms) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836868   
c. CO-33936-1 The Charm Of You - 2:59(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc537-A (Army)   
Columbia 7836830   
d. XCO-33934-1 Ol' Man River - 4:00(Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET3-33011   
Columbia 7855037   
Columbia 454-33011   
Columbia 4513-33011   (1977)
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
e. XCO-33935-1 Stormy Weather - 4:13(Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7855037   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Reprise CD45091 — Sinatra: Soundtrack To The CBS Mini-Series   (1992)
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Billy Butterfield (t) on a-b, d-e; Carl Poole (t) on a-b, d-e; Melven Solomon (t) on a-b, d-e; S. Koty (tb) on a-b, d-e; William Rausch (tb) on a-b, d-e; Charles Small (tb) on a-b, d-e.

CO-33936-1 also assigned matrix VP 1496-D5TC 596 for V-Disc recording.


Date: December 19, 1944
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Leonard Hartman, Harold Lawson, Don Logiudice, Fred Stulce (sax), Charles Griffard, Leonard Mach, William May (t), Carl Loeffler, Jimmy Skiles, Elmer Smithers (tb), James Stagliano (frh), Dave Barbour (g), Philip Stephens (b), Mark McIntyre (p), Irma Clow (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Victor Arno, Robert Barene, Peter Ellis, David Frisina, Gerald Joyce, George Kast, Sol Kindler, Anthony Perrotti, Nick Pisani, Ted Rosen, Mischa Russell, Olcott Vail (vn), Allan Harshman, Dave Sterkin, Gary White (vl), Fred Goerner, Arthur Kafton, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1183-1 Embraceable You - 3:16(George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837259   
Columbia 454-37259   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
b. HCO-1184-1 When Your Lover Has Gone - 2:52(Einar A. Swan) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc467-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc247-A (Navy)   
Columbia 7836791   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
c. HCO-1185-1 Kiss Me Again - 2:45(Henry Blossom, Victor Herbert) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7838287   
d. HCO-1186-1 She's Funny That Way - 3:20(Charles N. Daniels (aka Neil Moret), Richard Whiting) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837259   
Columbia 454-37259   
Columbia LP 12"CL-743 — The Voice   (1955)
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64368 — The Voice   (1994)
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

HCO-1184-1 also assigned matrix VP 1332-D5TC 295 for V-Disc recording.


Date: January 29, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), The Ken Lane Singers (acc), Heine Beau, Manny Gershman, Leonard Hartman, Harold Lawson, Don Logiudice (sax), Don Anderson, Charles Griffard, Leonard Mach (t), Carl Loeffler, Jimmy Skiles, Joe Yukl (tb), James Stagliano (frh), Dave Barbour (g), Artie Shapiro (b), Mark McIntyre (p), Irma Clow (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Victor Arno, Peter Ellis, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, George Kast, Sol Kindler, Samuel Levine, Anthony Perrotti, Nick Pisani, Ted Rosen, Mischa Russell, Olcott Vail (vn), Allan Harshman, Dave Sterkin, Gary White (vl), Fred Goerner, Arthur Kafton, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1257-1 My Melancholy Baby - 3:08(George Norton, Ernie Burnett)
Columbia 7838287   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
b. HCO-1258-1 Where Or When - 3:13(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
Columbia 7838685   
Columbia 454-38685   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Reprise CD45091 — Sinatra: Soundtrack To The CBS Mini-Series   (1992)
c. HCO-1259-1 All The Things You Are - 3:00(Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
Columbia 7837258   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
d. HCO-1260-1 Mighty Lak' A Rose - 3:23(F. L. Stanton, E. Nevin)
Columbia 7836860   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

The Ken Lane Singers (acc) on a-c.


Date: January 30, 1945

Bing Crosby (ldr), Bing Crosby, Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now(Bart Howard, Lee Adams, Hough)

Date: January 31, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 1343-D5TC 410 None But The Lonely Heart - 3:26(Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky, B. Westbrook) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc494-A (Army)   

CBS broadcast of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: February 15, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Meredith Wilson (con), The AFRS Orchestra (acc), Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CP 162 All The Things You Are(Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
b. CP 162 Sunday, Monday Or Always(Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen)
Both titles on: FOR COLLECTORS ONLY LP 12"FCO100B — BING CROSBY - FOR COLLECTORS ONLY   
EMI (UK) CD7243 53950927 — Dick Tracy In B Flat   
Pro Arte Digital CDCDD 505 — Dick Tracy: Original Radio Broadcasts   (1990)

Date: March 6, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), The Ken Lane Singers (acc), Heine Beau, Manny Gershman, Leonard Hartman, Herbert Haymer, Harold Lawson (sax), Don Anderson, Charles Griffard, Leonard Mach (t), Carl Loeffler, Jimmy Skiles, Joe Yukl (tb), James Stagliano (frh), Dave Barbour (g), Artie Shapiro (b), Mark McIntyre (p), Irma Clow (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Victor Arno, Peter Ellis, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, George Kast, Sol Kindler, Samuel Levine, Anthony Perrotti, Nick Pisani, Ted Rosen, Mischa Russell, Olcott Vail (vn), Allan Harshman, Dave Sterkin, Gary White (vl), Fred Goerner, Arthur Kafton, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1286-1 I Should Care - 3:00(Sammy Cahn, Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836791   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
b. HCO-1287-1 Homesick, That's All - 3:22(Gordon Jenkins) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836820   
c. HCO-1288-1 Dream - 3:02(Johnny Mercer) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836797   
Columbia 7840522   
Columbia 454-40522   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
d. HCO-1289-1 A Friend Of Yours - 3:01(Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836820   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

The Ken Lane Singers (acc) on c-d.


Date: April 14, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 1273-XP 34648 Ol' Man River - 4:10(Oscar Hammerstein II, Jerome Kern) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc460-A (Army)   
Columbia V-Disc240-A (Navy)   

CBS broadcast of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: May 1, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Manny Gershman, Leonard Hartman, Herbert Haymer, William Smith (sax), Charles Griffard, Leonard Mach, Horace Nelson (t), Carl Loeffler, Jimmy Skiles, Paul Weigand (tb), James Stagliano (frh), Dave Barbour (g), Artie Shapiro (b), Mark McIntyre (p), Irma Clow (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Victor Arno, Peter Ellis, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, George Kast, Sol Kindler, Samuel Levine, Anthony Perrotti, Nick Pisani, Ted Rosen, Mischa Russell, Olcott Vail (vn), Allan Harshman, Maurice Perlmutter, Dave Sterkin (vl), Fred Goerner, Arthur Kafton, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1377-1 Put Your Dreams Away - 3:06(Ruth Lowe, Paul Mann, Stephen Weiss) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836814   
Columbia 454-36814   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-65240 — Sinatra Sings His Greatest Hits   (1997)
b. HCO-1378-1 Over The Rainbow - 3:16(Harold Arlen, Erwin 'Yip' Harburg) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837258   
Columbia LP 12"CL-743 — The Voice   (1955)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64368 — The Voice   (1994)
c. HCO-1379-1 You'll Never Walk Alone - 3:25(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET1-508   
Columbia V-Disc537-A (Army)   
Columbia 7836825   
Columbia 7850066   
Columbia 454-36825   
Columbia 454-50066   
d. HCO-1380-1 If I Loved You - 3:03(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836825   
Columbia 7850066   
Columbia 454-36825   
Columbia 454-50066   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

HCO-1379-1 also assigned matrix VP 1496-D5TC 596 for V-Disc recording.


Date: May 16, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), The Charioteers (acc), Jimmy Mayhew (cl), Red Nichols (t), Dave Barbour (g), Philip Stephens (b), James Sherman (p, bkv), Nick Fatool (d), Frank Sinatra (v), Howard Daniels, Edward Jackson, Ira Williams, Wilfred Williams (bkv)

a. HCO-1395-1 Lily Belle - 3:29(D. Franklin, Irving Taylor) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836854   
b. HCO-1396-1 Don't Forget Tonight Tomorrow - 3:02(L. Sherin, J. Milton) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836854   
c. HCO-1397-1 I've Got A Home In That Rock - 3:10(Traditional) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837853   
d. HCO-1398-1 Jesus Is A Rock In The Weary Land - 3:19(Traditional) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837853   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: May 24, 1945
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Xavier Cugat (con), C. Dimanlig, W. Hobbs, R. Mosca, R. Moss, M. Nadell (sax), G. Lopez, N. Sandow (t), J. Curry (tb), R. Moore (frh), H. Bogert (g), S. Madera (b), R. Soler (p), A. Calderon (d), A. Lopez (cng), W. Brailowsky, M. Gold, S. Grant, J. Livolst, D. Ornstein, S. Picardi, N. Ragusa, A. Rickey, M. Roman, J. Spallino, Harry Urbont, H. Zito (vn), V. Alonge, M. Serbin (vl), J. Benavente, L. Ratal (vc), Frank Sinatra (v), R. Gonzalez, A. Santos (oth)

a. CO-34817-1 Stars In Your Eyes - 2:45(R. Lopez Mendez, M. Greene, Gabriel Ruiz) / arr: Xavier Cugat
Columbia V-Disc521-B (Army)   
Columbia 7836842   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
b. CO-34818-1 My Shawl - 3:15(S. Adams, Xavier Cugat) / arr: Xavier Cugat
Columbia V-Disc521-B (Army)   
Columbia 7836842   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
c. VP 1489-XP35091 Stars In Your Eyes(R. Lopez Mendez, M. Greene, Gabriel Ruiz) / arr: Xavier Cugat
d. VP 1489-XP35091 My Shawl(S. Adams, Xavier Cugat) / arr: Xavier Cugat

CO-34817-1 also assigned matrix VP 1491-D5TC 587 for V-Disc recording.
CO-34818-1 also assigned matrix VP 1491-D5TC 587 for V-Disc recording.


Date: July 30, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Jack Mayhew (f), George Van Eps (g), John Ryan (b), Mark McIntyre (p), Ray Hagan (d), David Frisina, Mischa Russell (vn), Sam Freed (vl), Fred Goerner (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1499-1 Someone To Watch Over Me - 3:20(George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc711-B (Army)   
Columbia 7836921   
Columbia 7838220   
Columbia 454-36921   
b. HCO-1500-1 You Go To My Head - 3:00(John Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc700-B (Army)   
Columbia 7836918   
Columbia 454-36918   
Reprise CD45091 — Sinatra: Soundtrack To The CBS Mini-Series   (1992)
c. HCO-1501-1 These Foolish Things - 3:08(Jack Strachey, Harry Link, Holt Marvell) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc822-A (Army)   
Columbia 7836919   
Columbia 454-36919   
Columbia LP 12"CL-743 — The Voice   (1955)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64368 — The Voice   (1994)
d. HCO-1502-1 I Don't Know Why - 2:47(Roy Turk, Fred E. Ahlert) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc711-B (Army)   
Columbia 7836918   
Columbia 454-36918   
Columbia LP 12"CL-743 — The Voice   (1955)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64368 — The Voice   (1994)
All titles on: Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: August 22, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Leonard Hartman, Harold Lawson, Don Logiudice, Fred Stulce (sax), Bruce Hudson, Leonard Mach, Van Ramsey (t), Peter Beilmann, Carl Loeffler, Elmer Smithers (tb), James Stagliano (frh), Perry Botkin (g), John Ryan (b), Frank Leithner (p), Ann Mason (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), William Bloom, Walter Edelstein, Peter Ellis, Sam Freed, David Frisina, Howard Halbert, Gerald Joyce, Sol Kindler, Samuel Levine, Anthony Perrotti, Nick Pisani, Mischa Russell (vn), Allan Harshman, Maurice Perlmutter, Dave Sterkin (vl), Cy Bernard, Arthur Kafton, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1519-1 The House I Live In - 3:20(Lewis Allan aka Abe Meeropol, Earl Robinson) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836886   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-65240 — Sinatra Sings His Greatest Hits   (1997)
b. HCO-1520-1 Day By Day - 3:08(Axel Stordahl, Paul Weston, Sammy Cahn) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836905   
Columbia 7840565   
Columbia 454-40565   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
c. HCO-1521-1 Nancy - 3:20(Phil Silvers, Jimmy Van Heusen) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET3-33011   
Columbia 7836868   
Columbia 7850053   
Columbia 454-33011   
Columbia 454-50053   
Columbia 4513-33011   (1977)
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-65240 — Sinatra Sings His Greatest Hits   (1997)
d. HCO-1522-1 You Are Too Beautiful - 3:01(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836947   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: August 27, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), The Ken Lane Singers (acc), Heine Beau, Manny Gershman, Leonard Hartman, Harold Lawson, Don Logiudice (sax), Charles Griffard, Bruce Hudson, Leonard Mach (t), Carl Loeffler, Jimmy Skiles, Elmer Smithers (tb), Jack Cave (frh), Dave Barbour (g), John Ryan (b), Mark McIntyre (p), Lauretta McFarland (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Victor Arno, Walter Edelstein, Peter Ellis, Sam Freed, David Frisina, George Kast, Sol Kindler, Samuel Levine, Anthony Perrotti, Nick Pisani, Mischa Russell, Olcott Vail (vn), Maurice Perlmutter, Dave Sterkin, Gary White (vl), Fred Goerner, Nicholas Ochi-Albi, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1525-1 America The Beautiful - 2:32(Katherine Lee Bates, Samuel Ward) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836886   
b. HCO-1526-1 Silent Night - 3:14(Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837145   
Columbia 7838256   
Columbia 7850079   
Columbia 454-38256   
Columbia 454-50079   
c. HCO-1527-1 The Moon Was Yellow - 2:58(Fred E. Ahlert, Edgar Leslie) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7838683   
Columbia 454-38683   
d. HCO-1528-1 I Only Have Eyes For You - 3:12(Al Dubin, Harry Warren) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET1-307   
Columbia 7838550   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: September 26, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Dinah Shore, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 1586-D5TC 1409 Homesick, That's All - 3:12(Gordon Jenkins) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. VP 1586-D5TC 1409 The Night Is So Young And You're So Beautiful - 2:09(Irving Kahal, Billy Rose, Dana Suesse) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Both titles on: Columbia V-Disc564-A (Army)   

Dinah Shore (v) on b.

CBS broadcast of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: October 3, 1945
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 1597-D5TC 1423 Aren't You Glad You're You - 2:05(Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. VP 1597-D5TC 1423 You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me - 1:35(Pierre Norman, Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Both titles on: Columbia V-Disc594-A (Army)   

CBS broadcast of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: October 5, 1945

Axel Stordahl (con), Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. Gotta Be This Or That(Sunny Skylar)
Retro CDR2CD 40-57 — Duets And Rarities (The Gold Collection)   (1998)
b. My Romance(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)

Date: October 24, 1945
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), The Pied Pipers (acc), Tommy Dorsey (tb), Frank Sinatra (v), Hal Hopper, June Hutton, Chuck Lowry, Clark Yocum (bkv)

a. VP 1623-D5TC 1449 I'll Never Smile Again - 3:24(Ruth Lowe) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. VP 1623-D5TC 1449 Without A Song - 2:19(Vincent Youmans, Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Both titles on: Columbia V-Disc582-A (Army)   

The Pied Pipers (acc) on a; Tommy Dorsey (tb) on a; Hal Hopper (bkv) on a; June Hutton (bkv) on a; Chuck Lowry (bkv) on a; Clark Yocum (bkv) on a.

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: October 31, 1945
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Pied Pipers (bkv)

a. VP 1644-D5TC 1492 Don't Forget Tonight Tomorrow - 2:27(L. Sherin, J. Milton) / arr: Axel Stordahl

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "Songs By Sinatra."


Date: November 7, 1945
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. VP 1644-D5TC 1492 Was The Last Time I Saw You (The Last Time) - 3:00(E. Osser, M. Goetschius) / arr: Axel Stordahl

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "Songs By Sinatra."


Date: November 14, 1945
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. JDBVP 1708-D5TC1540 Oh, What It Seemed To Be - 2:55(Bernie Benjamin, Frank Carle, George David Weiss) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc614-A (Army)   

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: November 15, 1945
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Mitch Miller (con), Arthur Baker, Bernard Kaufman, Reggie Merrill, Ernie Powell (sax), Harry Berv, Albert Geltzer, Harry Holtzer (t), Will Bradley, William Pritchard, Anthony Russo (tb), Art Ryerson (g), Frank Siravo (b), Ludwig Flato (p), Nat Polen (d), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-35426-1 The Old School Teacher - 3:12(Willard Robison) / arr: Alec Wilder
b. CO-35427-1 Just An Old Stone House - 3:17(Alec Wilder) / arr: Alec Wilder
Columbia ET1-624   
Columbia 7838809   
Both titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: November 19, 1945
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-35441-1 Full Moon And Empty Arms(Ted Mossman, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Buddy Kaye)
b. CO-35442-1 Oh, What It Seemed To Be(Bernie Benjamin, Frank Carle, George David Weiss)

Date: November 30, 1945
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Arthur Baker, Harold Feldman, Bernard Kaufman, Wolf Taninbaum, Milt Yaner (sax), Melven Solomon, Lyman Vunk, Bill Wallace (t), William Pritchard, S. Shaffer, H. Winfield (tb), Karl Chlupse (frh), Matty Golizio (g), S. Shoobe (b), Bill Clifton (p), Elaine Vito Ricci (hrp), Nat Polen (d), Benjamin Altman, Harry Azen, Milton Bornstein, Sam Caplan, S. Finkel, W. Hagan, Sid Harris, Harold Micklin, Felix Orlewitz, Raoul Polikian, Leonard Posner, Gene Powers (vn), Theodore Adoff, Sidney Brecher, H. Dickler (vl), Fred Camelia, George Polikian, A. Sophos (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-35441-2 Full Moon And Empty Arms(Ted Mossman, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Buddy Kaye) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836947   
b. CO-35441-3 Full Moon And Empty Arms - 3:13(Ted Mossman, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Buddy Kaye) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
c. CO-35442-2 Oh, What It Seemed To Be - 2:59(Bernie Benjamin, Frank Carle, George David Weiss) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836905   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
d. CO-35484-1 I Have But One Heart - 3:13(Marty Symes, J. Farrow) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837554   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: December 7, 1945
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Mitch Miller (o), Matty Golizio (g), Frank Siravo (b), Bill Clifton (p), Nat Polen (d), Raoul Polikian, Leonard Posner (vn), Sidney Brecher (vl), A. Sophos (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-35496-1 I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You - 3:11(Bing Crosby, Ned Washington, Victor Young) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836919   
Columbia 454-36919   
Columbia LP 12"CL-743 — The Voice   (1955)
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64368 — The Voice   (1994)
b. CO-35497-1 Why Shouldn't I? - 2:52(Cole Porter) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836920   
Columbia 454-36920   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
c. CO-35498-1 Try A Little Tenderness(Jimmy Campbell, Reg Connelly, Harry Woods) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836920   
Columbia 7839498   
Columbia 454-36920   
Columbia 454-39498   
Columbia LP 12"CL-743 — The Voice   (1955)
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
d. CO-35498-2 Try A Little Tenderness - 3:09(Jimmy Campbell, Reg Connelly, Harry Woods) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64368 — The Voice   (1994)
e. CO-35499-1 Paradise - 2:38(Gordon Clifford, Nacio Herb Brown) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836921   
Columbia 454-36921   
Columbia LP 12"CL-743 — The Voice   (1955)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64368 — The Voice   (1994)

Date: December 10, 1945 (1am - 4am)
Location: Columbia Recording Studio, New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Frank Sinatra (con), The Columbia String Orchestra, Woodwind Octet (acc), Mitch Miller (ca, o), unknown (hps)

a. Slow Dance(Alec Wilder)
b. Theme And Variations(Alec Wilder)
c. Air For English Horn(Alec Wilder)

Woodwind Octet (acc) on a-b; unknown (hps) on a-b.

a-b: 28 piece orchestra, including 6 woodwinds and harpsichord.
c: 23 piece orchestra, including 2 woodwinds.


Date: December 25, 1945

Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CP Christmas 1945 If I Loved You(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
Jasmine (UK) CDJASCD 607 — A Night With Stars Hosted By Bob Hope   

Date: January 2, 1946
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v), The Ken Lane Singers (bkv)

a. JDB 180-D6TC 6026 Over The Rainbow - 3:15(Harold Arlen, Erwin 'Yip' Harburg) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc822-A (Army)   

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: January 16, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. JB 118-D6TC 5297 Bess Oh Where Is My Bess - 3:06(George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc789-B (Army)   

CBS broadcast of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: January 23, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Dinah Shore, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. JDB 46-D6TC 5092 My Romance - 3:13(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc645-A (Army)   

CBS broadcast of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: February 3, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Harry Schuchman, Arthur Smith (sax), Max Herman, Ray Linn, Irving Parker (t), Hoyt Bohannon, George Jenkins, Elmer Smithers (tb), Richard Perissi (frh), Dave Barbour (g), Philip Stephens (b), Mark McIntyre (p), May Cambern (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), William Bloom, Harry Blostein, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, George Kast, Sol Kindler, Morris King, Samuel Levine, Sam Middleman, Nick Pisani, Gene Powers, Mischa Russell (vn), Alexander Neiman, Leonard Selic, Dave Sterkin (vl), Fred Goerner, John Sewell, Julius Tannenbaum (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1674-2 All Through The Day - 3:01(Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
b. HCO-1674-3 All Through The Day(Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836962   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
c. HCO-1675-1 One Love - 2:44(Leo Robin, D. Rose) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837054   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
d. HCO-1676-2 Two Hearts Are Better Than One(Johnny Mercer, Jerome Kern) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836962   
e. HCO-1676-3 Two Hearts Are Better Than One - 2:49(Johnny Mercer, Jerome Kern) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
f. HCO-1677-1 How Cute Can You Be? - 2:42(Carl Fischer, Bill Carey) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837048   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Jules Kinsler (sax) on a-e; Max Herman (t) on a-e; Irving Parker (t) on a-e; George Jenkins (tb) on a-e; Elmer Smithers (tb) on a-e; Richard Perissi (frh) on a-e; May Cambern (hrp) on a-c; William Bloom (vn) on a-c; Harry Blostein (vn) on a-c; Sam Freed (vn) on a-c; Gerald Joyce (vn) on a-c; George Kast (vn) on a-c; Sol Kindler (vn) on a-c; Morris King (vn) on a-c; Samuel Levine (vn) on a-c; Sam Middleman (vn) on a-c; Nick Pisani (vn) on a-c; Gene Powers (vn) on a-c; Mischa Russell (vn) on a-c; Alexander Neiman (vl) on a-c; Leonard Selic (vl) on a-c; Dave Sterkin (vl) on a-c; Fred Goerner (vc) on a-c; John Sewell (vc) on a-c; Julius Tannenbaum (vc) on a-c.


Date: February 13, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. JDB 145-D6TC 5962 The Song Is You - 3:34(Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc689-A (Army)   

Date: February 24, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Harry Schuchman, Arthur Smith (sax), Max Herman, Manny Klein, Ray Linn (t), Hoyt Bohannon, George Jenkins, Elmer Smithers (tb), Richard Perissi (frh), George Van Eps (g), Philip Stephens (b), Mark McIntyre (p), May Cambern (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), William Bloom, Harry Blostein, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, George Kast, Sol Kindler, Morris King, Samuel Levine, Sam Middleman, Nick Pisani, Mischa Russell, Olcott Vail (vn), Alexander Neiman, Leonard Selic, Dave Sterkin (vl), Fred Goerner, John Sewell, Julius Tannenbaum (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1733-1 From This Day Forward - 3:02(Leigh Harline, M. Greene) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836987   
b. HCO-1734-1 Bess Oh Where Is My Bess - 2:55(George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Dubose Heyward) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837064   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
c. HCO-1735-1 Begin The Beguine - 2:55(Cole Porter) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET1-508   
Columbia 7837064   
d. HCO-1736-1 Something Old, Something New - 2:52(R. Idriss, G. Tibbles) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836987   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: March 10, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Harry Schuchman, Arthur Smith (sax), Max Herman, Ray Linn, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), Hoyt Bohannon, George Jenkins, Elmer Smithers (tb), Dave Barbour (g), Philip Stephens (b), Mark McIntyre (p), May Cambern (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), William Bloom, Harry Blostein, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, Sol Kindler, Sam Middleman, Nick Pisani, Gene Powers, Olcott Vail (vn), Alexander Neiman, Leonard Selic, Dave Sterkin (vl), Fred Goerner, John Sewell, Julius Tannenbaum (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1748-1 They Say It's Wonderful - 3:05(Irving Berlin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836975   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
b. HCO-1749-1 That Old Black Magic - 2:32(Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837257   
Columbia 454-37257   
Columbia LP 12"CL-743 — The Voice   (1955)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64368 — The Voice   (1994)
c. HCO-1750-1 The Girl That I Marry - 3:02(Irving Berlin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7836975   
Columbia 7850053   
Columbia 454-50053   
d. HCO-1751-1 I Fall In Love With You Everyday - 2:43(Sam Stept) / arr: Axel Stordahl
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Columbia 454-39493   
e. HCO-1752-1 How Deep Is The Ocean - 2:57(Irving Berlin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837257   
Columbia 454-37257   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
f. HCO-1753-1 Home On The Range - 3:11(Traditional) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 78DC 385   
g. HCO-1754-1 The Song Is You - 3:30(Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Axel Stordahl
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: April 7, 1946
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. XCO-36056-1 Soliloquy(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
b. XCO-36057-1 Soliloquy(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)

Part 1 of Soliloquy (XCO-36057-1) was recorded after part 2 (XCO-36056-1)


Date: April 10, 1946
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. JB 118-D6TC 5297 I Fall In Love With You Everyday - 1:45(Sam Stept) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc789-B (Army)   

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: April 24, 1946
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. JDB 110-D6TC 5290 They Say It's Wonderful - 2:36(Irving Berlin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. JDB 110-D6TC 5290 You Are Too Beautiful - 2:36(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Both titles on: Columbia V-Disc670-A (Army)   

CBS broadcast dress rehearsal of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: May 28, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Fred Dornbach, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Fred Stulce (sax), Manny Klein, Ray Linn, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), George Jenkins, Bill Schaefer, Si Zentner (tb), James Stagliano (frh), Allan Reuss (g), Artie Shapiro (b), Mark McIntyre (p), May Cambern (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), William Bloom, Sam Cytron, Sam Freed, David Frisina, George Kast, Sol Kindler, Sam Middleman, Nick Pisani, Gene Powers, Mischa Russell, Olcott Vail, Gerald Vinci (vn), Gareth Nuttycombe, George Serulnic, Dave Sterkin (vl), Fred Goerner, John Sewell, Julius Tannenbaum (vc), Frank Sinatra (v), The Pied Pipers (bkv)

a. XHCO-1849-1 Soliloquy(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 787492M   
b. XHCO-1850-1 Soliloquy(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 787492M   
c. XHCO-1851-1 Somewhere In The Night - 3:05(Joseph Myrow, Mack Gordon) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837054   
d. XHCO-1852-1 Could 'Ja - 2:27(Bill Carey, Carl Fischer) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET1-372   
Columbia 7838608   
e. XHCO-1853-1 Five Minutes More - 2:35(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837048   
Columbia 7850069   
Columbia 454-50069   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Soliliquy part 2 (XHCO-1849-1) was recorded previous to part 1 (XHCO-1850-1)


Date: June 5, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. JDB 172-D6TC 6018 Come Rain Or Come Shine - 2:26(Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia V-Disc700-B (Army)   

CBS broadcast of "The Frank Sinatra Show."


Date: July 24, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Fred Stulce (sax), Fred Dornbach (sax, per), Don Anderson, Ray Linn, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), George Jenkins, Edward Kuczborski, Bill Schaefer (tb), Richard Perissi (frh), Dave Barbour (g), Philip Stephens (b), Mark McIntyre (p), May Cambern (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), William Bloom, Harry Bluestone, Werner Callies, Sam Cytron, Peter Ellis, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, George Kast, Morris King, Sam Middleman, Mischa Russell, Olcott Vail (vn), Paul Robyn, Stanley Spiegelman, Dave Sterkin (vl), Cy Bernard, Fred Goerner, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1922-1 The Things We Did Last Summer - 3:15(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837089   
b. HCO-1923-1 You'll Know When It Happens - 2:54(Carmen Lombardo, John Jacob Loeb) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 78DO 3041   
c. HCO-1924-1 This Is The Night - 3:05(L. Bellin, R. Evans) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET1-669   
Columbia 7837193   
Columbia 7838853   
d. HCO-1925-1 The Coffee Song - 2:30(Bob Hilliard, Dick Miles) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837089   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Fred Dornbach (per) on d.


Date: July 30, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Fred Dornbach, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Harry Klee (sax), Clyde Hurley, Manny Klein, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), Hoyt Bohannon, George Jenkins, Edward Kuczborski (tb), Richard Perissi (frh), Dave Barbour (g), Philip Stephens (b), Mark McIntyre (p), Ann Mason (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), William Bloom, Werner Callies, Walter Edelstein, Sam Freed, David Frisina, Howard Halbert, Sol Kindler, Morris King, Eugene Lamas, Dan Lube, Mischa Russell, Gerald Vinci (vn), Abe Hochstein, Alexander Neiman, Stanley Spiegelman (vl), Fred Goerner, John Sewell, Julius Tannenbaum (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1930-1 Among My Souvenirs(Edgar Leslie, H. Nicholls) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET1-511   
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Columbia 7850003   
Columbia 454-37161   
Columbia 454-50003   
Columbia 4513-33319   (1977)
b. HCO-1930-PB Among My Souvenirs - 3:16(Edgar Leslie, H. Nicholls) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
c. HCO-1931-1 I Love You - 2:41(Cole Porter) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7838684   
Columbia 454-38684   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
d. HCO-1932-1 September Song - 3:06(Kurt Weill, Maxwell Anderson) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET1-511   
Columbia 7837161   
Columbia 7850003   
Columbia 454-37161   
Columbia 454-50003   
Columbia 4513-33319   (1977)
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
e. HCO-1933-1 Blue Skies - 2:28(Irving Berlin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
f. HCO-1934-1 Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry - 3:24(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7838474   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: August 8, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Fred Dornbach, Jack Dumont, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Fred Stulce (sax), Manny Klein, Ray Linn, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), Hoyt Bohannon, Edward Kuczborski, Elmer Smithers (tb), Jack Cave (frh), Allan Reuss (g), Artie Shapiro (b), Mark McIntyre (p), May Cambern (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Harry Bluestone, Werner Callies, Peter Ellis, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, George Kast, Sol Kindler, Morris King, Dan Lube, Sam Middleman, Mischa Russell, Marshall Sosson (vn), Paul Robyn, Stanley Spiegelman, Dave Sterkin (vl), Cy Bernard, Fred Goerner, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-1945-1 Adeste Fidelis - 2:36(Traditional) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7850079   
Columbia 7837145   
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Columbia 454-50079   
b. HCO-1946-1 Lost In The Stars - 3:18(Kurt Weill, Maxwell Anderson) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET1-427   
Columbia 7838650   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
c. HCO-1947-1 Jingle Bells - 2:33(J. S. Pierpont) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837152   
Columbia 7838257   
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d. HCO-1948-1 Falling In Love With Love - 2:45(Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) / arr: Axel Stordahl
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: August 22, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Fred Dornbach, Jack Dumont, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Fred Stulce (sax), Don Anderson, Ray Linn, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), Hoyt Bohannon, George Jenkins, Elmer Smithers (tb), Jack Cave (frh), Allan Reuss (g), Artie Shapiro (b), Mark McIntyre (p), May Cambern (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Harry Bluestone, Werner Callies, Peter Ellis, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, George Kast, Morris King, Eugene Lamas, Sam Middleman, Mischa Russell, Felix Slatkin, Marshall Sosson (vn), Paul Robyn, Stanley Spiegelman, Dave Sterkin (vl), Fred Goerner, John Sewell, Julius Tannenbaum (vc), Frank Sinatra (v), Marvin Bailey, Richard David, Dave Knight, Mack McLean, Gil Mershon, Ernest Newton, E. William Seckler, Robert Stevens (bkv)

a. HCO-1969-1 Hush-A-Bye Island - 3:19(Jimmy McHugh, Harold Adamson) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837193   
b. HCO-1970-1 So They Tell Me - 3:23(H. Mott, J. Gale, Arthur Kent) / arr: Axel Stordahl
c. HCO-1971-1 There's No Business Like Show Business - 3:19(Irving Berlin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia ET1-650   
Columbia 7838829   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
d. HCO-1972-1 A Moonlight Night - 3:05(Sidney Clare, I. Bibo) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7838316   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Marvin Bailey (bkv) on c; Richard David (bkv) on c; Dave Knight (bkv) on c; Mack McLean (bkv) on c; Gil Mershon (bkv) on c; Ernest Newton (bkv) on c; E. William Seckler (bkv) on c; Robert Stevens (bkv) on c.


Date: October 15, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Fred Dornbach, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Fred Stulce (sax), Don Anderson, Ray Linn, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), Francis Howard, George Jenkins, Jack Schaeffer (tb), James McGee (frh), Vito Mumolo (g), Artie Shapiro (b), Leonard Berman (p), Kathryn Thompson (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Victor Arno, William Bloom, Harry Bluestone, Walter Edelstein, Peter Ellis, Sam Freed, Gerald Joyce, Morris King, Nick Pisani, Mischa Russell, Marshall Sosson, Olcott Vail (vn), Ralph Lane, Maurice Perlmutter, Dave Sterkin (vl), Cy Bernard, Fred Goerner, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-2090-1 Strange Music - 2:59(Bob Wright, Chet Forrest, Edward Grieg) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
b. HCO-2091-1 Poinciana - 3:19(Buddy Bernier, Nat Simon) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 78DB 2357   
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c. HCO-2092-1 The Music Stopped - 3:00(Jimmy McHugh, Harold Adamson) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
d. HCO-2093-1 Why Shouldn't It Happen To Us - 3:11(Alberta Nichols, Mann Holiner) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837251   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
e. HCO-2094-1 None But The Lonely Heart(Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky, B. Westbrook) / arr: Axel Stordahl

Date: October 24, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Four Hits & A Miss (acc), Heine Beau, Herbert Haymer, Jules Kinsler, Fred Stulce (sax), Don Anderson, Ray Linn, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), Dave Hallett, George Jenkins, Jack Schaeffer (tb), Fred Fox (frh), Allan Reuss (g), Philip Stephens (b), Mark McIntyre (p), May Cambern (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Edward Bergman, Harry Bluestone, Werner Callies, Sam Cytron, Walter Edelstein, Peter Ellis, George Kast, Morris King, Sam Middleman, Fred Olson, Nick Pisani, Gene Powers, Mischa Russell, Felix Slatkin, Marshall Sosson (vn), Allan Harshman, Paul Lowenkron, Maurice Perlmutter, Paul Robyn (vl), Fred Goerner, Arthur Kafton, Nicholas Ochi-Albi, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v), Marvin Bailey, Lee Gotch, Beverly Mahr, Mack McLean, E. William Seckler (bkv)

a. HCO-2116-1 Time After Time - 3:08(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837300   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-65240 — Sinatra Sings His Greatest Hits   (1997)
b. HCO-2117-1 It's The Same Old Dream - 3:05(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837288   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
c. HCO-2118-1 I'm Sorry I Made You Cry - 3:04(N. J. Clesi) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837256   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Four Hits & A Miss (acc) on b; Marvin Bailey (bkv) on b; Lee Gotch (bkv) on b; Beverly Mahr (bkv) on b; Mack McLean (bkv) on b; E. William Seckler (bkv) on b.


Date: October 31, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Morris Bercov, Jack Dumont, Harry Klee, Babe Russin, Harry Schuchman (sax), Paul Geil, Manny Klein, Ray Linn, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), Cy Coolidge, Edward Kuczborski, Bill Schaefer, Si Zentner (tb), Richard Perissi (frh), Allan Reuss (g), Philip Stephens (b), Milt Raskin (p), Cheryl Scott (hrp), Ray Hagan (d), Harry Bluestone, Werner Callies, Sam Cytron, Walter Edelstein, Peter Ellis, George Kast, Dan Lube, Sam Middleman, Achille Mierlot, Fred Olson, Nick Pisani, Joseph Quadri, Mischa Russell, Felix Slatkin, Marshall Sosson (vn), Allan Harshman, Paul Lowenkron, Maurice Perlmutter, Paul Robyn (vl), Fred Goerner, Nicholas Ochi-Albi, John Saxon, John Sewell (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-2094-2 None But The Lonely Heart - 3:33(Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky, B. Westbrook) / arr: Axel Stordahl
b. HCO-2121-1 The Brooklyn Bridge - 2:35(Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837288   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-65240 — Sinatra Sings His Greatest Hits   (1997)
c. HCO-2122-1 I Believe - 3:02(Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837300   
d. HCO-2123-1 I Got A Gal I Love - 2:42(Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837231   
All titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: November 7, 1946
Location: Hollywood

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Heine Beau, Fred Dornbach, Jack Dumont, Jules Kinsler, Babe Russin, Fred Stulce (sax), Clyde Hurley, Manny Klein, Ray Linn, Rubin "Zeke" Zarchy (t), Walter Atkinson, Hoyt Bohannon, George Jenkins (tb), Allan Reuss (g), Philip Stephens (b), Mark McIntyre (p), May Cambern (hrp), Nick Fatool (d), William Bloom, Werner Callies, Walter Edelstein, Sam Freed, Howard Halbert, Gerald Joyce, Sol Kindler, Morris King, Dan Lube, Fred Olson, Mischa Russell, Felix Slatkin, Marshall Sosson, Olcott Vail, Gerald Vinci (vn), Allan Harshman, Maurice Perlmutter, B. Simon, Dave Sterkin (vl), Cy Bernard, Fred Goerner, Nicholas Ochi-Albi, John Sewell (vc), Dinah Shore, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. HCO-2134-1 The Dum-Dot Song - 2:57(J. Kay) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837966   
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b. HCO-2135-1 All Of Me - 2:35(Seymour Simons, Gerald Marks) / arr: George Siravo
Columbia 78DB 2330   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
c. HCO-2135-PB1 All Of Me - 2:40(Seymour Simons, Gerald Marks) / arr: George Siravo
Columbia Legacy CDCK-64852 — Swing & Dance With Frank Sinatra   (1996)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-65240 — Sinatra Sings His Greatest Hits   (1997)
d. HCO-2136-1 It's All Up To You - 2:49(Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 78DO 3104   
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
e. HCO-2137-1 My Romance - 3:22(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Clyde Hurley (t) on d-e; May Cambern (hrp) on c, e; William Bloom (vn) on e; Werner Callies (vn) on e; Walter Edelstein (vn) on e; Sam Freed (vn) on e; Howard Halbert (vn) on e; Gerald Joyce (vn) on e; Sol Kindler (vn) on e; Morris King (vn) on e; Dan Lube (vn) on e; Fred Olson (vn) on e; Mischa Russell (vn) on e; Felix Slatkin (vn) on e; Marshall Sosson (vn) on e; Olcott Vail (vn) on e; Gerald Vinci (vn) on e; Allan Harshman (vl) on e; Maurice Perlmutter (vl) on e; B. Simon (vl) on e; Dave Sterkin (vl) on e; Cy Bernard (vc) on e; Fred Goerner (vc) on e; Nicholas Ochi-Albi (vc) on e; John Sewell (vc) on e; Dinah Shore (v) on d-e; Frank Sinatra (v) on a-b, d-e.


Date: December 15, 1946
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), Axel Stordahl (con), Vincent Abato, Arthur Baker, Jack Fulton, Wolf Taninbaum, George Tudor (sax), Andrew Ferretti, James Maxwell, Nathan Solomson (t), Warren Covington, Wesley Heins, Anthony Russo (tb), Joseph Singer (frh), Matty Golizio (g), Herman Alpert (b), Stan Freeman (p), Elaine Vito Ricci (hrp), Johnny Blowers (d), Benjamin Altman, Nat Brusiloff, Phillip Frank, Maurice Hershaft, Elliot Magaziner, Jacques Margolies, Alfio Micci, Seymour Miroff, George Ockner, Merle Pitt, Max Schwartz, Buddy Sheppard (vn), Joseph Reilich, Sol Rumberg, William Schoen (vl), Maurice Bialkin, Bernard Greenhouse, David Soyer (vc), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-37161-1 Always - 3:08(Irving Berlin) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 78DO 3009   
b. CO-37162-1 I Want To Thank Your Folks - 3:10(Bernie Benjamin, George David Weiss) / arr: Axel Stordahl
Columbia 7837251   
Both titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: December 15, 1946
Location: New York

Frank Sinatra (ldr), The Page Cavanaugh Trio (acc), Al Viola (g), Lloyd Pratt (b), Page Cavanaugh (p), Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-37163-1 That's How Much I Love You - 3:09(E. Arnold, W. Fowler, J. G. Hall) / arr: Page Cavanaugh
Columbia 7837231   
b. CO-37164-1 You Can Take My Word For It Baby - 2:31(Russ Freeman, Irving Taylor) / arr: Page Cavanaugh
Columbia 7840229   
Columbia 454-40229   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Both titles on: Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)

Date: December 17, 1946
Location: New York

The Metronome All Stars (ldr), Johnny Hodges (as), Coleman Hawkins (ts), Harry Carney (bar), Charlie Shavers (t), Lawrence Brown (tb), Bob Aherny (g), Eddie Safranski (b), Nat "King" Cole (p), Buddy Rich (d), June Christy, Frank Sinatra (v)

a. CO-37177-1 Sweet Lorraine - 3:08(Mitchell Parish, Cliff Burwell)
Columbia 7837293   
Columbia CDC4K-40343 — The Voice: The Columbia Years 1943-1952   (1986)
Columbia Legacy CDCXK 48673 — The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings   (1993)
Columbia Legacy CDCK-65240 — Sinatra Sings His Greatest Hits   (1997)
b. CO-37178-1 Nat Meets June(unknown)
c. CO-37178-2 Nat Meets June(unknown)

Bob Aherny (g) on b-c; June Christy (v) on b-c; Frank Sinatra (v) on a.


Sessions Reported: 73

Performances Reported: 217

Unique Songs Reported: 150

Unique Issues Reported: 177