Paula Greer Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: April 5, 1962
Location: Hitsville USA Studio, Detroit, MI
Label: Motown

Paula Greer (ldr), Paula Greer (v)

a.     I Could Write A Book  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
b.     Dearly Beloved  (Jerome Kern, Johnny Mercer)
c.     So In Love - 3:07  (Cole Porter)
     Hip-OSelect CD: B0005352-02 — The Complete Motown Singles, vol. 3: 1963   (2005)
d.     Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye  (Cole Porter)
e.     Strange As It Seems  (William 'Mickey' Stevenson)

Additional personnel (g, p, b, d) unknown.

c intended for release on Workshop Jazz 2003, which was never issued.

Information courtesy of Motown Records Archives.


Date: April 15, 1962
Location: Hitsville USA Studio, Detroit, MI
Label: Motown

Paula Greer (ldr), Paula Greer (v)

a.     Almost Like Being In Love  (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe)
b.     Day In, Day Out  (Rube Bloom, Johnny Mercer)
c.     I'm Glad There Is You  (Paul (Madeira) Mertz)
d.     I Want To Talk About You - 4:22  (Billy Eckstine)
     Hip-OSelect CD: B0005352-02 — The Complete Motown Singles, vol. 3: 1963   (2005)
e.     When They Ask About You  (Sam Stept)
f.     You Make Me Feel So Young  (Joseph Myrow, Mack Gordon)

Additional personnel (p, b, d) unknown.

d intended for release on Workshop Jazz 2003, which was never issued.

Information courtesy of Motown Records Archives.


Date: May 9, 1962
Location: Hitsville USA Studio, Detroit, MI
Label: Motown

Paula Greer (ldr), Paula Greer (v)

a.     Shout Out Loud  (William 'Mickey' Stevenson)

Additional personnel unknown.

Information courtesy of Motown Records Archives.


Date: May 10, 1962
Location: Hitsville USA Studio, Detroit, MI
Label: Motown

Paula Greer (ldr), Paula Greer (v)

a.     Why Do You Cry?  (Maybelle Carter)

Additional personnel unknown.

Information courtesy of Motown Records Archives.


Date: August 25, 1962
Location: Hitsville USA Studio, Detroit, MI
Label: Motown

Paula Greer (ldr), Thomas 'Beans' Bowles (f), Johnny Griffith (p), Paula Greer (v)

a.     Tonight  (Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim)
b. b-03    Far Away Places - 2:08  (Alex Kramer, Joan Whitney)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
c. a-04    Falling In Love With Love - 3:15  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
     Workshop Jazz 45: 2007 — I Did/Falling In Love With Love   (1963)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
     Hip-OSelect CD: B0005352-02 — The Complete Motown Singles, vol. 3: 1963   (2005)
d.     I Fall In Love Too Easily  (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn)
e. b-05    I Didn't Know About You - 4:50  (Duke Ellington, Sidney Keith 'Bob' Russell)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
f. a-02    My Romance - 4:17  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
g. b-02    Make Someone Happy - 4:26  (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
h.     You Do Something To Me  (Cole Porter)
i. b-04    I Did - 4:01  (Johnny Griffith)
     Workshop Jazz 45: 2007 — I Did/Falling In Love With Love   (1963)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
     Hip-OSelect CD: B0005352-02 — The Complete Motown Singles, vol. 3: 1963   (2005)

Thomas 'Beans' Bowles (f) on a, c-h.

Additional personnel (b, d) unknown.

Information courtesy of Motown Records Archives.


Date: September 29, 1962
Location: Hitsville USA Studio, Detroit, MI
Label: Motown

Paula Greer (ldr), Thomas 'Beans' Bowles (f), Johnny Griffith (p), Paula Greer (v)

a.     Hey Look Me Over  (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh)
b.     When A Woman Loves A Man  (Gordon Jenkins, Johnny Mercer, Bernie Hanighen)
c. a-05    On Green Dolphin Street - 3:40  (Bronislau Kaper, Ned Washington)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
d. a-03    Somewhere - 2:21  (Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
e.     Speak Low  (Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash)
f. a-01    I Had The Craziest Dream - 3:11  (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
g. b-01    Till There Was You - 2:18  (Meredith Willson)
     Workshop Jazz LP 12": WSJ 203 — Introducing Paula Greer   (1963)
h.     Before I Fell For You  (Roscoe Simmons)

Thomas 'Beans' Bowles (f) on a-b, d-f, h.

Additional personnel (b, d) unknown.

Information courtesy of Motown Records Archives.


Date: late 1962 or early 1963
Location: Detroit, MI?
Label: Motown

Paula Greer (ldr), Paula Greer (v)

a.     'S Wonderful  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)

Additional personnel unknown.

Information courtesy of Motown Records Archives.


Date: August 8, 1963
Location: Graystone Ballroom, Detroit, MI
Label: Motown

Paula Greer (ldr), Paula Greer (v)

a.     The Sweetest Sounds  (Richard Rodgers)
b.     Shall I Try Again  (Ronald Miller, William 'Mickey' Stevenson)
c.     Close Your Eyes  (Ronald Miller, William 'Mickey' Stevenson, Richard Jacques)

Additional personnel unknown.

Information courtesy of Motown Records Archives.


Date: August 13, 1963
Location: Graystone Ballroom, Detroit, MI
Label: Motown

Paula Greer (ldr), Paula Greer (v)

a.     Here Comes Heaven Again  (Harold Adamson, Jimmy McHugh)
b.     Give Your Heart A Chance  (Ronald Miller, Orlando Murden, Kenneth O'Neil)
c.     I Close My Eyes  (Wallace Leon Baker)
d.     Little Miss Loser  (Ronald Miller, Richard Jacques, William 'Mickey' Stevenson)
e.     Getting To Know You  (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
f.     Something For My Heart  (Ronald Miller, Richard Jacques, William 'Mickey' Stevenson)
g.     The Second Time Around  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Sammy Cahn)
h.     Climb Ev'ry Mountain  (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)

Additional personnel unknown.

Information courtesy of Motown Records Archives.