Westlake College Quintet Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: July 17, 1956
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Label: Decca

Westlake College Quintet (ldr), Sam Firmature (ts), Luther MacDonald (vtb), Dick Grove (p), Dick Fritz (b), Fred Taggaert (d)

a. L9397    Ghost Talk - 3:05  (John Graas) / arr: John Graas
b. L9398    Motif - 2:47  (John Graas) / arr: John Graas
c. L9399    Mood - 3:10  (John Graas) / arr: John Graas
d. L9400    Westlake Bounce - 2:53  (John Graas) / arr: John Graas
e. L9401    Theme - 2:54  (John Graas) / arr: John Graas
f. L9402    La Paz - 3:18  (John Graas) / arr: John Graas
All titles on:      Decca LP 12": DL 8393 — College Goes To Jazz   
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 1050 — The Compete College Goes To Jazz   (2005)

Date: August 2, 1956
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Label: Decca

Westlake College Quintet (ldr), Sam Firmature (ts), Luther MacDonald (vtb), Dick Grove (p), Dick Fritz (b), Fred Taggaert (d)

a. L9438    Jive At Five - 6:41  (Harry Edison, Count Basie) / arr: John Graas
b. L9439    Topsy - 2:29  (Eddie Durham) / arr: John Graas
c. L9440    Billy Boy - 3:05  (Traditional) / arr: John Graas
d. L9441    Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise - 3:52  (Sigmund Romberg, Oscar Hammerstein II) / arr: John Graas
e. L9442    Billie's Bounce - 3:42  (Charlie Parker) / arr: John Graas
All titles on:      Decca LP 12": DL 8393 — College Goes To Jazz   
     LoneHill Jazz CD: LHJ 1050 — The Compete College Goes To Jazz   (2005)

LoneHill Jazz CD issue gives date as July 19, 1956. Lord CDROM gives above and master numbers support the later date.