Jerri Winters Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: ca. 1955
Label: Fraternity

Jerri Winters (ldr), Billy Byers (tb), Jerri Winters (v), Don Costa (con)

a.     Like Someone In Love  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
b.     Don't Take Your Meanness Out On Me  (Willard Robison)
c.     Oh, You Crazy Moon  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
d.     In Love In Vain  (Jerome Kern, Leo Robin)
e.     Blah Blah Blah  (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
f.     The World Is Your Balloon  (Sammy Fain, E. Y. Harburg)
g.     This Time The Dream's On Me  (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
h.     The Thrill Is Gone  (Lew Brown, Ray Henderson)
i.     Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most  (Fran Landesman, Thomas J. Wolf, Jr.)
j.     Here I Am In Love Again  (Morris 'Moose' Charlap, Chuck Sweeney)
k.     I Could Write A Book  (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
All titles on:      Fraternity LP 12": F 1001 — Winter's Here   
     Quality LP 12": V 1543 — Winter's Here   

Additional personnel (quintet) unknown.


Date: February and March 1957
Location: Chicago, IL
Label: Bethlehem

Jerri Winters (ldr), Al Belletto (cl, as, v), Fred Crane (bar, p, v), Willie Thomas (t, v), Jimmy Guinn (tb, v), Kenny O'Brien (b), Tom Montgomery (d), Jerri Winters (v)

a. a-01    Sometimes I'm Happy - 2:32  (Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar)
b. a-03    I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good) - 2:48  (Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster)
c. a-06    Ridin' On The Moon - 2:31  (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
d. b-01    All Or Nothing At All - 4:04  (Arthur Altman, Jack Lawrence)
e. b-02    Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words) - 3:35  (Bart Howard)
f. b-04    There Will Never Be Another You - 2:27  (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon)
g. b-05    Kind Of Moody [lyric version of Serenade To Sweden] - 3:05  (Duke Ellington, Carl Sigman)
h. b-06    I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me - 2:54  (Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields, Clarence Gaskill)
All titles on:      Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 76 — Somebody Loves Me   (1957)
     Fresh Sound LP 12": FSR 600 — Somebody Loves Me   
     Toshiba/Bethlehem CD: TOCJ 62077 — Somebody Loves Me   (2000)
     JVC CD: VICJ 61500 — Somebody Loves Me   (2008)

Date: February and March 1957
Location: Chicago, IL
Label: Bethlehem

Jerri Winters (ldr), Al Belletto (cl, as), Fred Crane (bar, p), Willie Thomas (t), Jimmy Guinn (tb), Ray Brown (b), Louis Marino (d), Jerri Winters (v)

a. a-02    It's Always You - 3:03  (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
b. a-04    Somebody Loves Me - 2:25  (Buddy DeSylva, George Gershwin, Ballard MacDonald)
c. a-05    Dark Shadows - 4:04  (Earl Coleman)
d. b-03    Crazy In The Heart - 3:00  (William Engvick, Alec Wilder)
All titles on:      Bethlehem LP 12": BCP 76 — Somebody Loves Me   (1957)
     Fresh Sound LP 12": FSR 600 — Somebody Loves Me   
     Toshiba/Bethlehem CD: TOCJ 62077 — Somebody Loves Me   (2000)
     JVC CD: VICJ 61500 — Somebody Loves Me   (2008)

Date: February 14, 1962
Location: RCA Victor Studios, New York City
Label: Charlie Parker

Jerri Winters (ldr), Don Hammond (f, ts), Hal McKusick (f, as), Phil Bodner (ob, cl), Al Klink (bcl, ts), Sol Schlinger (bcl, bar), Willie Thomas (t), Ray Alonge (frh), Buster Cooper, Frank Rehak (tb), Mundell Lowe (g, dir), George Duvivier (b), Ed Shaughnessy (d), Margaret Ross (hrp), Jerri Winters (v)

a. b-01    I'm Gonna Laugh You Right Out Of My Life  (Cy Coleman, Joseph McCarthy) / arr: Mundell Lowe
b. b-02    Through Again  (Willie Thomas, Jerri Winters) / arr: Mundell Lowe
c. b-03    In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning  (Bob Hilliard, Dave Mann) / arr: Mundell Lowe
d. b-04    Did I Remember  (Harold Adamson, Walter Donaldson) / arr: Mundell Lowe
All titles on:      Charlie Parker LP 12": PLP 808-S — Winters Again   (1962)
     Charlie Parker LP 12": PLP 808 — Winters Again   (1962)
     Summit [ii] LP 12": AJS 18 — Winters Again   
     Century CD: CECC 00148 — Winters Again   (1990)

Date: April 2, 1962
Location: RCA Victor Studios, New York City
Label: Charlie Parker

Jerri Winters (ldr), Romeo Penque (ww), Anthony Miranda (frh), Eddie Costa (vib, p), Howard Collins (g), Mundell Lowe (g, dir), George Duvivier (b), Ed Shaughnessy (d), Felix Giglio, Leo Kruczek, Charles Libove, Gene Orloff, Frank Siegfried (vn), Sid Brucher, Morris 'Lefty' Lefkowitz (vl), Seymour Barab (vc), Abe Rosen (hrp), Jerri Winters (v)

a. a-01    The Lost And The Lonely - 3:02  (Mundell Lowe, Betty Bennett Lowe) / arr: Mundell Lowe
     Charlie Parker LP 12": PLP 823 — Charlie Parker Records Sampler   
     Charlie Parker LP 12": PLP 410 — Golden Jazz   
b. a-02    I'm Afraid To Love You - 1:56  (Harry Stride, Bert Douglas, Pat McCarthy) / arr: Mundell Lowe
c. a-03    Elmer's Tune - 2:05  (Elmer Albrecht, Sammy Gallop, Dick Jurgens) / arr: Mundell Lowe
d. a-04    This Is Our Song Of Love - 2:41  (Harry Stride, Jack Wilson) / arr: Mundell Lowe
e. a-05    A Gal In Calico - 2:03  (Arthur Schwartz, Leo Robin) / arr: Mundell Lowe
f. a-06    It's A Wonderful World - 2:27  (Jan Savitt, Harold Adamson, Johnny Watson) / arr: Mundell Lowe
All titles on:      Charlie Parker LP 12": PLP 808-S — Winters Again   (1962)
     Charlie Parker LP 12": PLP 808 — Winters Again   (1962)
     Summit [ii] LP 12": AJS 18 — Winters Again   
     Century CD: CECC 00148 — Winters Again   (1990)