Clarence 'Gene' Shaw Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: October 11, 1962
Location: Ter-Mar Recording Studio, Chicago, IL
Label: Argo

Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (ldr), Sherman Morrison (ts), Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (t), James Taylor (p), Sidney Robinson (b), Bernard Martin (d)

a. 11928    AD's Blues - 4:35  (Clarence 'Gene' Shaw)
b. 11929    Tonight - 6:55  (Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim)
c. 11931    The Thing - 4:29  (Clarence 'Gene' Shaw)
d. 11932    Marj - 5:21  (Clarence 'Gene' Shaw)
e. 11933    Six Bits - 6:34  (Carl Davis)
f. 11934    Autumn Walk - 5:27  (James L. Taylor)
All titles on:      Argo LP 12": LP 707 — Break Through   
     Cadet LP 12": UXP 124 — Break Through   
     Dusty Groove CD: DGA 3001 — Break Through   (2008)

Additional selections: 11930 Our Tune (4:57) and 11927 It's A Long Way (7:21) - composers unknown.


Date: July 8, 1963
Location: Chicago, IL
Label: Argo

Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (ldr), Jay Peters (ts), Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (t), James Taylor (p), Sidney Robinson (b), Gerald Donovan (d)

a. 12541    Debut In Blues  (Thomas Clay Washington)
b. 12542    Thieves' Carnival  (James L. Taylor)
c. 12543    Karachi  (James L. Taylor)
d. 12545    When Sunny Gets Blue  (Marvin Fisher, Jack Segal)
e. 12546    Not Too Cool  (Thomas Clay Washington)
f. 12547    Travelog  (Sidney Robinson)
g. 12548    The Gentle Princess  (Clarence 'Gene' Shaw)
All titles on:      Chess LP 12": CH 9188 — Debut In Blues   (1984)
     Argo LP 12": LP 726 — Debut In Blues   
     Argo LP 12": ARC 501 — Debut In Blues   
     Chess LP 12": CH 91564 — Debut In Blues   

Additional selection 12544 "Who Knows" - composer unknown.


Date: May 11, 1964
Location: Ter-Mar Recording Studio, Chicago, IL
Label: Argo

Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (ldr), Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (t), Charles Stepney (vib), Roland Faulkner (g), Richard Evans (b), Marshall Thompson (d), Benny Cooke (cga)

a. 13227    The Big Sunrise  (Richard Lee Evans) / arr: Richard Evans
b. 13228    Goin' Downtown  (Richard Lee Evans) / arr: Richard Evans
c. 13229    Cha Bossa  (Richard Lee Evans) / arr: Richard Evans
d. 13230    Street Dance  (Richard Lee Evans) / arr: Richard Evans
e. 13231    Goin' Back Home  (Richard Lee Evans) / arr: Richard Evans
All titles on:      Argo LP 12": LP 743 — Carnival Sketches   

Roland Faulkner (g) on a-c, e.


Date: July 17, 1964
Location: Ter-Mar Recording Studio, Chicago, IL
Label: Argo

Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (ldr), Kenny Soderblom (f, bf), Clarence 'Gene' Shaw (t), Eddie Higgins (p), Richard Evans (b), Vernel Fournier (d), Marshall Thompson (cga)

a. 13350    Soulero  (Richard Lee Evans) / arr: Richard Evans
b. 13351    Ain't That Soul  (Richard Lee Evans) / arr: Richard Evans
c. 13352    Samba Nova  (Richard Lee Evans) / arr: Richard Evans
d. 13353    Days Of Wine And Roses  (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer) / arr: Richard Evans
All titles on:      Argo LP 12": LP 743 — Carnival Sketches   

Kenny Soderblom (f) on b-c; (bf) on a; Marshall Thompson (cga) on a-b.