1952

The Harry Babasin Octet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Sonny Criss (alto sax) Wardell Gray, Dave Pell (tenor sax) Jerry Mandell (piano) Harry Babasin (cello, leader) Bob Whitlock (bass) Lawrence Marable (drums)"Trade Winds", Inglewood, CA, March 24, 1952

1. Out Of Nowhere
 
Jam Session No 103 - Jazz Superstars
 
* Jam Session (USA) No. 103   Jam Session - Jazz Superstars

The Harry Babasin All Stars

Chet Baker (trumpet) Sonny Criss, Charlie Parker (alto sax) Al Haig (piano -1,2,4) Russ Freeman (piano -3) Harry Babasin (bass, leader) Lawrence Marable (drums) Trade Winds, Inglewood, CA, June 16, 1952

1. The Squirrel
2. Irresistible You (as They Didn't Believe Me)
3. Indiana / Donna Lee (as Indiana)
4. Liza 
 
Bird And Chet - Inglewood Jam
 
*Jazz Chronicles JCS-102 Harry Babasin/Sonny Criss/Chet Baker/Charlie Parker/Al Haig/Laurance Marable - Inglewood Jam 6-16-52
*Jazz Showcase 5007 Charlie Parker/Chet Baker/Sonny Criss - On The Coast
*Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR-407, FSR-CD 359 Charlie Parker/Chet Baker - Bird And Chet: Inglewood Jam: Live At The Trade

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Jimmy Rowles (piano) Joe Mondragon (bass)Phil Turetsky's House, Los Angeles, CA, July 9, 1952

1.Haig And Haig (as Dinah)
2. She Didn't Say Yes
 
The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
 
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJ-8, ST-20140 The Genius Of Gerry Mulligan
* Blue Note LT-1101 Gerry Mulligan - Freeway
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2 The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker

Al Haig Inglewood Jam

Chet Baker (trumpet) Al Haig (piano) Dave Bryant (bass) Larry Bunker (drums) with Sonny Criss (alto sax -1,6,7) Jack Montrose (tenor sax -1,2,6) Les Thompson (harmonica -4) added Ted Ottison (trumpet -5,7) Trade Winds", Inglewood, CA, August 4, 1952

1. There'll Never Be Another You 
2. Bernie's Tune 
3. My Old Flame 
4. Avalon 
5. I'll Remember April 
6. How High The Moon 
7. Sweet Georgia Brown
 
Al Haig - Live In Hollywood
 
* Xanadu 206 Al Haig - Live In Hollywood

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Bob Whitlock (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)Phil Turetsky's House, Los Angeles, CA, August 16, 1952

1. Bernie's Tune
2. Lullaby Of The Leaves
3. Utter Chaos
 
Gerry Mulligan - Freeway
 
* Pacific Jazz PJ-8, ST-20140 The Genius Of Gerry Mulligan
* Pacific Jazz HFS-1 Various Artists - Assorted Flavors Of Pacific Jazz: A Hi-Fi Sampler $1.98
* Blue Note LT-1101 Gerry Mulligan - Freeway
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1207; World Pacific PJ-1207 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2 The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-1 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-13 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz X-313 Gerry Mulligan - Bernie's Tune / Five Brothers
* Pacific Jazz 601, 45-601 Gerry Mulligan - Bernie's Tune / Lullaby Of The Leaves

Al Haig Inglewood Jam 1952

Al Haig (piano) Gil Beacon (bass) Dick Staton (drums) with Chet Baker, Jack Sheldon (trumpet) Art Pepper (alto sax) Jack Montrose (tenor sax) Harry Babasin (bass) and others, Trade Winds, Inglewood, CA, August, 1952

1. On The Alamo
2. Crazy Rhythm 
3. I Remember You
 
Al Haig - Inglewood Jam 1952
 
* Interplay (J) ABCJ-537 Al Haig - Inglewood Jam 1952

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Carson Smith (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)probably "The Blackhawk, San Francisco, CA, September 2, 1952 

1. Line For Lyons
2. Carioca 
3. My Funny Valentine
4. Bark For Barksdale 
5. Utter Chaos #2
 
Gerry Mulligan - Paul Desmond
 
* Fantasy LP 3220, LP 8082; Original Jazz Classics OJC-273 Gerry Mulligan/Paul Desmond
*America (F) 30 AM 6070 Gerry Mulligan/Paul Desmond - Mulligan Desmond
* Prestige PR 24016 Gerry Mulligan/Chet Baker
* Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-711-2 Gerry Mulligan Quartet Featuring Chet Baker/Chubby Jackson Big Band Featuring Gerry Mulligan
* Fantasy LP 3-6 The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Fantasy EP 4028 The Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Fantasy 522 Gerry Mulligan - Line For Lyons / Carioca
* Fantasy 525 Gerry Mulligan - My Funny Valentine / Bark For Barksdale

Gerry Mulligan Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax) Bob Whitlock (bass) Chico Hamilton (drums)Gold Star Studios, Los Angeles, CA, October 15 & 16, 1952

1. Aren't You Glad You're You
2. Frenesi
3. Nights At The Turntable
4. Freeway
5. Soft Shoe
6. Walkin' Shoes
 
Gerry Mulligan Quartet
 
* Pacific Jazz PJ-1207; World Pacific PJ-1207 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Blue Note LT-1101 Gerry Mulligan - Freeway
* Mosaic MR5-102, MD3-102 The Complete Pacific Jazz And Capitol Recordings Of The Original Gerry Mulligan Quartet And Tentette With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJ-75 Gerry Mulligan/Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz ST-20146 Gerry Mulligan And Chet Baker - Timeless
* Pacific Jazz DJ-1 Various Artists - Disc Jockey Edition
* Pacific Jazz 7243 8 38263 2 2 The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-1 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-1 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-13 Gerry Mulligan Quartet
* Pacific Jazz 607 Gerry Mulligan - Freeway / Aren't You Glad You're You
* Pacific Jazz 602, 45-602 Gerry Mulligan - Nights At The Turntable / Frenesi
* Pacific Jazz 606 Gerry Mulligan - Soft Shoe / Walkin' Shoes

Chet Baker Quartet

Chet Baker (trumpet) Russ Freeman (piano) Red Mitchell (bass) Bobby White (drums)probably Gold Star Studios, Los Angeles, CA, December 15, 1952

1. Isn't It Romantic
 
The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
 
* Pacific Jazz JWC-504; World Pacific JWC-504 Various Artists - Rodgers And Hart Gems
* Pacific Jazz (J) K18P-9259 Chet Baker Quartet - Cool Baker, Vol. 1
* Mosaic MR4-122, MD3-122 The Complete Pacific Jazz Studio Recordings Of The Chet Baker Quartet With Russ Freeman
* Pacific Jazz PJLP-3 Chet Baker Quartet
* Pacific Jazz EP4-4 Chet Baker Quartet