Wade Legge Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: February 3, 1953
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Label: Modern Music

Lars Gullin, Wade Legge (ldr), Lars Gullin (bar), Wade Legge (p), Lou Hackney (b), Al Jones (d)

a. MM-30    Back Home Again In Indiana  (James F. Hanley, Ballard MacDonald)
     Modern Music 78: M 20 — Indiana/Fine And Dandy [test pressing]   
b. MM-31    Fine And Dandy  (Paul James, Kay Swift)
     Modern Music 78: M 20 — Indiana/Fine And Dandy [test pressing]   
c. MM-32-A    All The Things You Are  (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II)
     Modern Music 78: M 19 — All The Things You Are/The Squirrel   (1953)
d. MM-33-A    The Squirrel  (Tadd Dameron)
     Modern Music 78: M 19 — All The Things You Are/The Squirrel   (1953)

Issue and matrix details of M 20 need confirmation. This was issued only as a test pressing.


Date: February 10, 1953
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Label: Modern Music

Wade Legge (ldr), Wade Legge (p), Lou Hackney (b), Al Jones (d)

a. MM-34-A    Play Fiddle, Play  (Arthur Altman, Jack Lawrence, Emery Deutsch)
     Modern Music 78: M 17 — Play Legge, Play/Flabbee-Do   (1953)
b. MM-35-A    Bagdad Express  (Wade Legge)
     Modern Music 78: M 18 — Bagdad Express/I Only Have Eyes For You   (1953)
c. MM-36-A    I Only Have Eyes For You  (Harry Warren, Al Dubin)
     Modern Music 78: M 18 — Bagdad Express/I Only Have Eyes For You   (1953)
d. MM-37-A    Flabbee-Do  (Wade Legge)
     Modern Music 78: M 17 — Play Legge, Play/Flabbee-Do   (1953)

a. listed as "Play Legge, Play"


Date: February 27, 1953
Location: Paris, France
Label: Vogue

Wade Legge (ldr), Wade Legge (p), Lou Hackney (b), Al Jones (d)

a. a-01    Perdido - 3:08  (Juan Tizol, Ervin Drake, Hans Lengsfelder)
b. a-02    Dream A Little Dream Of Me - 3:16  (Fabian Andree, Gus Kahn, Wilbur Schwandt)
c. a-03    Wade Legge's Blues - 3:44  (Wade Legge)
d. a-04    Dear Old Stockholm [Ack Värmeland, Du Sköna] - 3:11  (Traditional)
e. b-01    Dance Of The Infidels - 3:14  (Bud Powell)
f. b-02    Aren't You Glad You're You - 3:15  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
g. b-03    These Foolish Things - 2:52  (Harry Link, Holt Marvell, Jack Strachey)
h. b-04    Why Don't You Believe Me - 2:52  (Lew Douglas, King Laney, Roy Rodde)
All titles on:      Vogue LP 10": LD 133 — Wade Legge Trio   
     Blue Note LP 10": BLP 5031 — Wade Legge Trio   
     BMG CD: BVCJ 37014 — Wade Legge Trio   (1998)
     Giant Steps CD: GSCR 016 — Dizzy Digs Paris   (2006)
     Vogue CD: BVJJ 2929 — Wade Legge Trio   

c. listed as "Wade Leg's Blues" and d. listed as "A Swedish Folk Song".