The Six Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: April 1954
Location: New York City
Label: Norgran

The Six (ldr), Bob Wilber (cl, ts), Johnny Glasel (t), Zolman 'Porky' Cohen (tb), Tommy Goodman (p), Bob Peterson (b), Eddie Phyfe (d)

a.     Take Six - 3:10  (Tommy Goodman) / arr: Tommy Goodman
b.     Porky's Blues (In A Blue Funk) - 3:08  (Bob Wilber)
c.     St. James Infirmary - 3:08  (Joe Primrose) / arr: Johnny Glasel
d.     A Foggy Day - 3:16  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) / arr: Johnny Glasel
e.     Little Girl Blue  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
f.     Riverboat Shuffle  (Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish, Dick Voynow)
g.     Music To Sin By  (Tommy Goodman) / arr: Tommy Goodman
h.     Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea  (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) / arr: Bob Wilber
All titles on:      Norgran LP 10": MGN 25 — The Six   
     Norgran LP 12": MG N 1065 — An Evening Of Jazz   
     Verve LP 12": MG V 8155 — An Evening Of Jazz   
     Verve CD: POCJ 2600 — An Evening Of Jazz   (1998)

Date: July 1955
Location: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ
Label: Bethlehem

The Six (ldr), Bob Wilber (cl, ts), Johnny Glasel (t), Sonny Truitt (tb), Bob Hammer (p), Bill Britto (b), Eddie Phyfe (d)

a.     Tasty  (Bob Hammer)
b.     As Far As We're Concerned  (Bob Wilber, Johnny Glasel)
c. 6482    Shifty  (Sonny Truitt)
     Bethlehem 45: 11049 — Shifty/Itchy Fingers   (1955)
d. 6483    Itchy Fingers  (Bob Hammer)
     Bethlehem 45: 11049 — Shifty/Itchy Fingers   (1955)
e.     Serenata  (Leroy Anderson, Mitchell Parish)
f.     Pink Ice  (Bob Wilber)
g.     Strange Diet  (Bill Potts)
h.     Old Folks  (Willard Robison, Dedette Hill)
i.     Two Kinds Of Blues  (Bob Wilber)
All titles on:      Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 28 — The Six   (1955)
     London LP 12": LTZ-N 15042 — The Six   

Date: January 1956
Location: New York City
Label: Bethlehem

The Six (ldr), Bob Wilber (cl, ts), Johnny Glasel (t), Sonny Truitt (tb), Bob Hammer (p), Bill Britto (b), Jackie Moffett (d)

a. a-01    Giggles  (Bill Potts)
b. a-02    Phweedah  (Bob Wilber)
c. a-03    Over The Rainbow  (Harold Arlen, E. Y. Harburg)
d. a-04    The View From Jazzbo's Head  (Bill Britto)
     Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 89 — We've Built A Jazz Album...For You   
e. a-05    The Troglodyte  (Bill Britto)
f. b-01    Blue Lou  (Edgar Sampson, Irving Mills)
g. b-02    Our Delight  (Tadd Dameron)
h. b-03    My Old Flame  (Arthur Johnston, Sam Coslow)
All titles on:      Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 57 — The View From Jazzbo's Head   (1956)
     London LP 12": LTZ-N 15066 — The View From Jazzbo's Head   
     Rep LP 12": 210 — The View From Jazzbo's Head