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Kenny Baker Orchestra - July 24th, 1951 (Parlophone)
Kenny Baker (tp), Vic Ash (cl,as), Jimmy Skidmore,Tubby Hayes (ts), David Milne (p), Allen McDonald (b), Pete Brady (d).
I Only Have Eyes For You/I Can't Get Started.

Vic Lewis and his Orchestra - January 5th, 1954 (BBC Light Programme transcription)
Dave Loban, Ronnie Baker, Colin Wright (tp), John Watson, Jack Botterill, Laurie Franklin (tb), Ronnie Chamberlain, Bernard Allen (as), Les Wigfield, Tubby Hayes (ts), Brian Rodgerson (bs), Don Riddle (p), Dave Willis (b), Kenny Hollick (d), Vic Lewis (dir).
Bark For Barksdale*.
(*Acrobat 3CD set - Tubby Hayes - Without A Song (Rare Live recordings 1954-73)

Vic Lewis and his Orchestra - January 13th/14th, 1954 (Decca LF1157)
Dave Loban, Ronnie Baker, Les Condon, Colin Wright (tp), Laddy Busby, John Watson, Jack Botterill, Laurie Franklin (tb), Ronnie Chamberlain (as,cl,sop), Bernard Allen (as), Les Wigfield (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts,bs), Brian Rodgerson (bs), Don Riddle (p), Dave Willis (b), Kenny Hollick (d), Vic Lewis (dir).
Bweebida Bobbida*/Nights At The Turntable*/Sextet*/Limelight*/Walkin' Shoes*/Line For Lyons*.
(*Vocalion CD - Vic Lewis - Mulligan's Music/Progressive Jazz)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)


January 20th, 1954 (Decca LF1157)
Personnel as January 13th/14th.
Westwood Walk*/Bark For Barksdale*.
(*Vocalion CD - Vic Lewis - Mulligan's Music/Progressive Jazz)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)


Vic Lewis and his Orchestra - January 23rd, 1954 (Hep 20)
Dave Loban, Ronnie Baker, Dave Power, Colin Wright (tp), Laurie Franklin, John Watson, Jack Botterill, Alec Gould (tb), Ronnie Chamberlain (as,cl,sop), Bernard Allen (as), Les Wigfield (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts,bs), Brian Rodgerson (bs), Don Riddle (p), Dave Willis (b), Kenny Hollick (d), Vic Lewis (dir).
Bill's Blues*/Harlem Nocturne/Jolly Rogers/Moonlight In Vermont/Too Marvellous For Words* (Tubby Hayes + rhythm only)/Bweebida Bobbida*/Peanut Vendor*/Feerless Fosdick/Sextet*/Jump For Joe/The Creep*/Walkin' Shoes*/Limelight*/ Bark For Barksdale*/Intermission Riff*.
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

Jack Parnell and his Band - June 10th, 1954 (Parlophone)
Hank Shaw, Ronnie Simmonds, Jo Hunter, Terry Lewis (tp), Mac Minshull, Bobby Lamb, Robin Kay, Jimmy Tobbett (tb), Jimmy Phillips (as), Tubby Hayes, Ronnie Keene (ts), Don Honeywell (bs), Max Harris (p), Kenny Napper (b), Jack Parnell, Phil Seamen (d).
Sure Thing*.
(*Vocalion CD - Trip to Mars / Parnell On Parade)
(*EMI Gold CD - Jack Parnell Big Band Swing)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)
(*Avid CD - Jack Parnell: Two Classic Albums plus Two Eps)

Jack Parnell and his Orchestra - cJuly, 1954 (Parlophone)
Ronnie Simmonds, Jo Hunter, Terry Lewis, Hank Shaw (tp), Bobby Lamb, Jimmy Tobbett, Mac Minshull (tb), Jimmy Phillips (as), Tubby Hayes, Ronnie Keene (ts), Don Honeywell (bs), Max Harris (p), Kenny Napper (b), Phil Seamen (d), Annie Ross, Dennis Hale (vocal).
Annie's Blues (voc AR)/The Bandit (voc DH).

Jack Parnell and his Orchestra - September 28th, 1954 (Parlophone)
Ronnie Simmonds, Ronnie Hughes, Jo Hunter, Terry Lewis (tp), Ken Wray, Bobby Lamb, Jack Botterill (tb), Tubby Hayes, Jack Fisher, K Balanzwela, Freddie Syer, Don Honeywell (reeds), Norman Stenfalt (p), Kenny Napper (b), Kenny Clare (d).
Trip To Mars^*/Sky Blue Shirt And Rainbow Tie*.
(*Vocalion CD - Trip to Mars / Parnell On Parade)
(*EMI Gold CD - Jack Parnell Big Band Swing)
(^Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)
(*Avid CD - Jack Parnell: Two Classic Albums plus Two Eps)

Tubby Hayes & His Orchestra - March 10th, 1955 (Tempo EXA14)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Jimmy Deuchar, Dickie Hawdon (tp), Mike Senn (as,bs), Jackie Sharpe (ts,bs), Harry South (p), Pete Blannin (b), Lennie Breslaw (d).
Jordu*"/Orient Line*/May Ray*"/Monsoon*.
("Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - Blue Hayes, The Tempo Anthology)
(*Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - The Swinging Giant Volume One)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)

Jimmy Deuchar Ensemble - April 26th, 1955 (Tempo LAP2)
Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Ken Wray (tb), Tubby Hayes (ts), Derek Humble (as,bs), Victor Feldman (p), Lennie Bush (b), Phil Seamen (d).
Treble Gold*/Bass House*/I.P.A. Special*/Final Selection*.
(*Jasmine CD - Jimmy Deuchar Showcase)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Avid CD - Three Classic Albums Plus)
(*Acrobat CD - Jimmy Deuchar, The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955 - 58)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Jimmy Deuchar - Three Classic Albums, EPs and bonus tracks)

Tubby Hayes & His Orchestra - April 29th, 1955 (Tempo - (1)EXA17)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Dave Usden, Dickie Hawdon (tp), Mike Senn (as,bs), Jackie Sharpe (ts,bs), Harry South (p), Pete Blannin (b), Lennie Breslaw (d).
Sophisticated Lady(1)*"/I Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart(1)*/Deuces Wild*.
("Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - Blue Hayes, The Tempo Anthology)
(*Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - The Swinging Giant Volume One)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)

Dizzy Reece Quintet - July 14th, 1955 (Tempo)
Dizzy Reece (tp), Tubby Hayes (ts), Harry South (p), Pete Blannin (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Now's The Time*/Please Call*.
(*Jasmine CD - A New Star - Dizzy Reece)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(*Acrobat 5-CD set - Dizzy Reece: The Complete Recordings 1954-62)

Tubby Hayes & His Orchestra - July 14th, 1955 (Tempo EXA17)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Dave Usden, Dickie Hawdon (tp), Mike Senn (as,bs), Jackie Sharpe (ts,bs), Harry South (p), Pete Blannin (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Fidelius*/Tootsie Roll*.
(*Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - The Swinging Giant Volume One)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)

Tubby Hayes Quartet - July 29th, 1955 (Tempo - (1)EXA27 - (2)EXA28 - (3)TAP10) (JMC11/32)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Harry South (p), Pete Blannin (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Evil Eyes(1)*/Dance Of The Aerophragytes(1)*/Imagination(1)(3)*/Straight Life(1)*/Peace Pipe(2)"*/There'll Never Be Another You(2)*/Opus De Funk(2)"*#/There's No You(2)"*.
("Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - Blue Hayes, The Tempo Anthology)
(*Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - The Swinging Giant Volume One)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)
(#Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)

Vic Feldman Big Band - September 21st, 1955 (Tempo EXA29) (JMC29)
Jimmy Watson, Jimmy Deuchar, Dizzy Reece (tp), Ken Wray (tb), Derek Humble (as), Ronny Scott, Tubby Hayes (ts), Harry Klein (bs), John Burden (french horn), Jim Powell (tuba), Norman Stenfalt (p), Victor Feldman (vib), Lennie Bush (b), Phil Seamen (d).
Elegy*/Big Top*^/Cabaletto*^/Introduction*^/Maenya*^.
(*Jasmine CD - Departure Dates - Victor Feldman)
(^Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD box set - Victor Feldman Eight Classic Albums)

Tubby Hayes And His Orchestra - January 4th, 1956 (BBC)
Ian Hamer, Dickie Hawdon (tp), Mike Senn (cl,as,bs) Tubby Hayes (ts), Jack Sharpe (bs), Harry South (p), Pete Blannin (b), Bill Eyden (d).
He's A Tramp*/Sophisticated Lady*/The Yellow Rose Of Texas* (TH with p,b,d only)/Almost Like Being In Love*/Ain't It The Truth*.
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

Tubby Hayes And His Orchestra - February 18th, 1956 (Tempo - (1)TAP2 - (2)EXA36)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Mike Senn (as), Jackie Sharpe (bs), Ian Hamer, Dickie Hawdon (tp), Harry South (p), Pete Blannin (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Orient Line(1)*^/Plymouth Rock(1)(2)*/Room 608(1)*"/Sophisticated Lady(1)*/I'll Remember April(2)*/Doggin' Around(2)*/Mambo Tittoro(1)(2)*.
("Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - Blue Hayes, The Tempo Anthology)
(*Jasmine CD - British Modern Jazz Scene - 1956)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(^Giant Steps 2CD set - Soho After Dark 'London's '50s Modern Jazz Scene')
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)

Tubby Hayes Quintet - July 17th, 1956 (Tempo - (1)TAP6 - (2)EXA55 - (3)TAP10 - (4)TAP21)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Dickie Hawdon (tp), Harry South (p), Pete Elderfield (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Ode To Ernie(1)(2)*/No I Woodyn't(1)(2)*"/Foolin' Myself(1)(3)*/Message To The Messengers(1)(4)*"#/Nicole(1)*/Hall Hears The Blues(1)*.
("Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - Blue Hayes, The Tempo Anthology)
(*Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - The Swinging Giant Volume Two)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)
(#Giant Steps 2CD set - Soho After Dark 'London's '50s Modern Jazz Scene')
(#Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)

Tony Crombie/Ronnie Scott Quintet - July 31st, 1956 (Tempo TAP 5*)
Ronnie Scott (ts), Harry Klein (bs), Tubby Hayes (ts), Terry Shannon (p), Lennie Bush (b), Tony Crombie (d).
A Night In Tunisia*/Laker's Day*. (Other tracks exclude Tubby Hayes - another title with Hayes from this session remain unissued: I Want to Be Happy).
(*Jasmine CD - Jazz At The Flamingo)
(*Fantastic Voyage 3 CD set - Tubby Hayes - Jazz Genius: the Flamingo Era)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)

Victor Feldman Nine-tet - December 11th, 1956 (Tempo)
Dizzy Reece & Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Ken Wray (tb), Derek Humble (as), Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (bs), Norman Stenfalt (p), Lennie Bush (b), Victor Feldman (d).
Short Circuit*/Woodwork*.
(*Jasmine CD - Victor Feldman in London - Vol 1)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Avid 2 CD set - Victor Feldman: Four Classic Albums)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD box set - Victor Feldman Eight Classic Albums)

Vic Feldman Big Band - December 12th, 1956 (Tempo TAP12)
Bobby Pratt, Jimmy Deuchar, Dizzy Reece (tp), Ken Wray (tb), Derek Humble (as), Ronny Scott, Tubby Hayes (ts), Joe Temperley (bs), John Burden (french horn), Jim Powell (tuba), Norman Stenfalt (p), Victor Feldman (vib), Lennie Bush (b), Phil Seamen (d). (Pete King (bs) replaces Joe Temperley on "Karen").
Blues In Two Modes*^/Jennie*/One Momentum*/Karen*^.
(*Jasmine CD - Victor Feldman in London - Vol 2)
(^Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Little Giant)

(*Avid 2 CD set - Victor Feldman: Four Classic Albums)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD box set - Victor Feldman Eight Classic Albums)

Vic Feldman/Tubby Hayes Sextet - January 3rd, 1957 (Tempo)
Dizzy Reece (tp), Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (bs), Tony Crombie (p), Lennie Bush (b), Victor Feldman (d).
Strollin'*/Four*/Ballad Medley*
(*Jasmine CD - Victor Feldman in London - Vol 2)

Dizzy Reece Group - January 3rd, 1957 (Tempo) (picture right...)
Dizzy Reece (tp), Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (bs), Victor Feldman (p), Lennie Bush (b), Tony Crombie (Four only), Benny Goodman (d).
Four*/Together*/Darn That Dream*/I Surrender Dear*/I've Lost your Love*.
(*Jasmine CD - Victor Feldman in London - Vol 2)
(*Avid 2 CD set - Victor Feldman: Four Classic Albums)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD box set - Victor Feldman Eight Classic Albums)

Jimmy Deuchar Sextet - March 29th, 1957 (Tempo)
Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Derek Humble (as), Tubby Hayes (ts), Eddie Harvey (p), Kenny Napper (b), Phil Seamen (d).
Swingin' In Studio Two*/Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea^/Opus De Funk^/Lullaby In Rhythm^/Milestones^/How Long Has This Been Going On*^.
(^Jasmine CD - Opus De Funk)
(*Jasmine CD - Pal Jimmy!)

(*^Acrobat CD - Jimmy Deuchar, The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955 - 58)
(*^Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Jimmy Deuchar - Three Classic Albums, EPs and bonus tracks)

Bix Curtis' Jazz from London - c1957 (Jazz from London 1957 - (Acrobat)
Bert Courtley, Hank Shaw (tp), Ken Wray (bs-tpt), Vic Ash (cl), Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Jimmy Skidmore (ts), Dill Jones (p), Lennie Bush (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Blue 'n' Boogie*.
Bert Courtley (tp), Ken Wray (bs-tpt), Tubby Hayes (vib), Dill Jones (p), Lennie Bush (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Salute To The Bandbox*.
Bert Courtley, Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Dill Jones (p), Lennie Bush (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Birks Works*.
Tubby Hayes (ts) Jimmy Skidmore (ts), Dill Jones (p), Lennie Bush (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Caravan*.
(*Acrobat CD - Jazz from London 1957)

Bix Curtis' Jazz from London - c1957 (Jazz from London 1957)
Hank Shaw (tp), Tubby Hayes (ts), Dill Jones (p), Lennie Bush (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Room 608*.
(*Acrobat 3CD set - Tubby Hayes - Without A Song (Rare Live recordings 1954-73)

On April 7th, 1957, the Jazz Couriers co-led by Tubby Hayes and Ronnie Scott, debuted at the new Flamingo Club in Wardour Street, Soho. The group lasted until August 30th, 1959. In that time four records were issued, plus a mysterious promotional 45rpm
The Jazz Couriers - August 8th & 15th, 1957 (Tempo TAP 15 all titles except the second take of On a Misty Night which is on TAP17. In addition: (1)EXA87 - (2)EXA75)
Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts, vib), Jimmy Deuchar(* only) (tp), Terry Shannon (p), Phil Bates (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Through The Night Roared The Overland Express(1)*^#/Royal Ascot*^#/ On A Misty Night(1)^#!(^2 takes)/Cheek To Cheek^"#/Oh My!(2)+#/Plebus+#"/Reunion+#/A Foggy Day(2)+#"/The Theme(2)^#.
("Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - Blue Hayes, The Tempo Anthology)
(^Jasmine CD - The Jazz Couriers: The First And Last Words)
(+Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - The Swinging Giant, Volume Two)
(#Fantastic Voyage 3 CD set - Tubby Hayes - Jazz Genius: the Flamingo Era)

(!Avid CD - Three Classic Albums Plus)
(#Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(#Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)
(#Real Gone Jazz 4 CD set - Ronnie Scott: Six Classic Albums plus Bonus Singles)

The Jazz Couriers - BBC broadcast January 17th, 1958 (IAJRC50+)
Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts, vib), Terry Shannon (p), Phil Bates (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Stella By Starlight*+/Guys And Dolls*+/I Keep Thinking It's Thursday*/Plebus*.
(*IAJRC CD -Tubby Hayes, England's Late Jazz Great)

Eddie Thompson Trio - January 20th, 1958 (Vox VX1450)
Eddie Thompson (p), Arthur Watts (b), Jackie Dougan (d). (1)Add Tubby Hayes (vib) and Johnny Scott (f).
Underneath The Arches*/There's A Lovely Lake In London*/Chelsea Bridge*/Limehouse Blues*/Passport To Pimlico#*/Nelson's Column*/A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square(1)#*/London Pride(1)#*/ A Foggy Day(1)#*.
(#Jasmine CD -Tubby Hayes - London Pride)
(*Acrobat CD - London Piano - Eddie Thompson and Dave Lee)

The Jazz Couriers - Free Trade Hall, Manchester - February 14th, 1958
Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts), Terry Shannon (p), Phil Bates (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Love Walked In*.
(*Acrobat 3CD set - Tubby Hayes - Without A Song (Rare Live recordings 1954-73)

The Jazz Couriers - February 16th, 1958 (Jazz Couriers in Concert - Tempo TAP 22)
Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Terry Shannon (p), Phil Bates (b), Bill Eyden (d).
What Is This Thing Called Love?#/Some Of My Best Friends Are Blues#""^/The Serpent#""*/Guys And Dolls#""/Time Was#/Speak Low#/Cheek To Cheek#""*^.
(""Fantastic Voyage 2 CD set - Ember Jazz - The Flamingo Connection)
(#Fantastic Voyage 3 CD set - Tubby Hayes - Jazz Genius: the Flamingo Era)

(#Avid CD - Three Classic Albums Plus)
(#Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(#Real Gone Jazz CD - Tubby Hayes: Seven Classic Albums)
(^Giant Steps 2CD set - Soho After Dark 'London's '50s Modern Jazz Scene')
(*Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)
(#Real Gone Jazz 4 CD set - Ronnie Scott: Six Classic Albums plus Bonus Singles)

Jimmy Deuchar Quintet - March 7th, 1958 (Tempo TAP20)
Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Tubby Hayes (ts,bs), Harry South (p), Kenny Napper (b), Phil Seamen (d).
My Funny Valentine*/I Did'nt Know What Time It Was*/Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered*/I Could Write A Book*.
(*Jasmine CD - Pal Jimmy!)
(*Acrobat CD - Jimmy Deuchar, The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955 - 58)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Jimmy Deuchar - Three Classic Albums, EPs and bonus tracks)

The Jazz Couriers - BBC "Jazz Club" broadcast March 27th, 1958
Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Terry Shannon (p), Phil Bates (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Love Letters*#/What Is This Thing Called Love*/Some Of My Best Friends Are Blues*/The Serpent*.
(#IAJRC CD -Tubby Hayes: England's Late Jazz Great)
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Tubby Hayes: New Edition - Rare Radio Recordings 1958-62)

Tubby Hayes, The Eighth Wonder - March, 1958 (Tempo EXA82)
Tubby Hayes (3 tenors, 2 altos, vibes and piano), Phil Bates (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Blues for Those Who Thus Desire*"/Time Was */The Eighth Wonder*.
("Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - Blue Hayes, The Tempo Anthology)
(*Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - The Eighth Wonder)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)

Tony Crombie And His Men - June 18th, 1958 (Atmosphere - Columbia 33SX1119)
Stan Roderick, Les Condon (tp), Bob Burns (as), Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (bs), Norman Stenfalt (p), Lennie Bush (b), Tony Crombie (d).
Ninth Man*^/I'll Close My Eyes*^/Beryl's Bounce#*/Panic Stations*/Shapes*/Copy-cats*/Duke's Joke*/Odd Man Out#.
(#Ember CD - Tony Crombie - A Tribute)
(#Fantastic Voyage 3 CD set - Tubby Hayes - Jazz Genius: the Flamingo Era)
(*Renaissance CD - Atmosphere)
(^Jasmine CD -Tubby Hayes - London Pride)

Tony Crombie And His Men - July 30th, 1958 (Columbia)
Tubby Hayes (vibes), Tony Crombie (p), Jack Fallon (b).
Stompin' At The Savoy*/Perpetual Lover*.
(*Jasmine CD -Tubby Hayes - London Pride)

Dizzy Reece Quintet - August 24th, 1958 (Blue Note BLP4006)
Dizzy Reece, Donald Byrd (tp), Tubby Hayes (ts), Terry Shannon (p), Lloyd Thompson (b), Art Taylor (d).
Color Blind*#(DB out)/Blues In Trinity*#(DB out)/Just A Penny*/Round About Midnight*#+(DR,DB out)/I Had The Craziest Dream*#(TH,DB out)/Eboo*/Close Up*#/Shepherd's Serenade*#^.
(*Mosaic 3CD set - Mosaic Select: Dizzy Reece)
(#Real Gone Jazz 4-CD set - Dizzy Reece Five classic albums plus bonus tracks)
(#Acrobat 5-CD set - Dizzy Reece: The Complete Recordings 1954-62)
(+Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)
(^Giant Steps 2CD set - Soho After Dark 'London's '50s Modern Jazz Scene')

The Jazz Couriers - BBC Overseas "Jazz Club" broadcast August 28th, 1958
Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Things Ain't What They Used To Be*/Oasis*/Come Rain Or Come Shine*.
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Tubby Hayes: New Edition - Rare Radio Recordings 1958-62)

Dizzy Reece Quartet - October 2nd, 1958 (Tempo EXA86)
Dizzy Reece (tp), Tubby Hayes (ts, bs), Lloyd Thompson (b), Phil Seamen (d).
Main title (Nowhere To Go)*#/The Escape And The Chase*#/The Search (On The Scene)*/The Sunset Search (Nowhere To Go)*.
(*Jasmine CD - Progress Report - Dizzy Reece)
(#SWP Records CD - The Late, Great Phil Seamen)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4-CD set - Dizzy Reece Five classic albums plus bonus tracks)
(*Acrobat 5-CD set - Dizzy Reece: The Complete Recordings 1954-62)

The Jazz Couriers - November, 1958 (The Couriers of Jazz - London LTZ-L 15188)
Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts, vib), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Mirage*^/After Tea*/Stop The World, I Want To Get Off*/In Salah*/Star Eyes*/The Monk*#/My Funny Valentine*/Day In Day Out*.
(*Fresh Sound CD - The Couriers Of Jazz)
(*Avid CD - Three Classic Albums Plus)
(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(*Real Gone Jazz CD - Tubby Hayes: Seven Classic Albums)
(#Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)
(^Giant Steps 2CD set - Soho After Dark 'London's '50s Modern Jazz Scene')
(*Fresh Sound CD - The Jazz Couriers: England's Greatest Combo + The Message from Britain)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4 CD set - Ronnie Scott: Six Classic Albums plus Bonus Singles)

Melody Maker's All Stars - November, 1958 (All the Winners - Nixa NJT518) (JM0559)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Ronnie Ross (bs), Bill le Sage (vib), Dave Goldberg (g), Johnny Hawksworth (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Hark Dog*.
(*Vocalion CD - Jazz Today - Buddy Featherstonhaugh, Harry Klein and others)
(*Vocalion CD -Tubby Hayes - London Pride)

Tubby Hayes Octet - December 21st, 1958 (Possibly recorded at the Flamingo Club, London)
Stu Hamer, Les Condon (tp), Alan Branscombe (as), Tubby Hayes, Ronnie Scott (ts), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Sonny Sounds*.
(*Acrobat 3CD set - Tubby Hayes - Without A Song (Rare Live recordings 1954-73)

Tommy Watt and his Orchestra - 1958 (It might as well be spring - Parlophone PMC1068)
Stan Roderick, Tommy McQuater, Bert Courtley, Albert Hall (tp), George Chisholm, Jock Bain, Jackie Armstrong, Jack Irvine (tb), Johnny Scott, Peter Edge, George Hunter, Bob Efford, Ronnie Ross (reeds), Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Tommy Watt (p,arr), Ike Isaacs (g), Joe Muddel (b), Phil Seamen (d), Tommy Blades (perc).
Won't You Come Home Bill Bailey#/Easy Street#/Going To The Country Fair#/Beaulieu Beef#^/Poor Little Rich Girl#/Medley* (Lullaby Of The Leaves/It Might As Well Be Spring/September Song)/I'll String Along With You#/The Moon Was Yellow#^/The Piper's Son#/Scooter Brain#/Vibe Rations#^/Five foot Two, Eyes Of Blue#/Medley* (My Heart Stood Still/Zing Went The Strings Of My Heart/My Heart Belong to Daddy)/Rock Bottom#.
(#EMI Gold CD - the best of Tommy Watt)
(*Vocalion CD - Watts Cooking)
(^Jasmine CD -Tubby Hayes - London Pride)

The live recording detailed below was made at the Tivoli Restaurant, Morecombe, Lancashire in 1959 but was not released on record at the time. In March, 2012 Gearbox Records issued a limited edition 12" LP titled The Jazz Couriers Live in Morecombe 1959 Tippin'...
The Jazz Couriers - March 25th, 1959 (GB1510)
Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts, vib), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Tippin'/For All We Know/Embers/Cherokee/The Theme.
(Gearbox CD -The Jazz Couriers Live In Morecombe 1959 - Tippin')

On March 28th, 1959 the BBC broadcast, live live from The Royal Albert Hall, a concert titled "Jazz Saturday - Dixieland and After." Tubby Hayes played "Cherokee*" with the Johnny Dankworth Orchestra...
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Tubby Hayes: New Edition - Rare Radio Recordings 1958-62)

At the same concert Hayes was featured with the combined Humphrey Lyttelton and Johnny Dankworth bands in a closing ten minute version of "Swinging The Blues*"...
(*Acrobat 3CD set - Tubby Hayes - Without A Song (Rare Live recordings 1954-73)

London Jazz Quartet - May 14th, 1959 (London Jazz Quartet - Tempo TAP28)
Tubby Hayes (as, ts, vib, fl), Alan Branscombe (as, ts, vib,p), Jack Fallon (b), Tony Crombie (d,p).
On The Beat*/Slick Riff*/Sadie's Song*/The Toff*#^/Wait And See*/Fishin' The Blues*/Lakeland*/Cheeky Chappie*/The Baron's Blues*/Mirage*/Autumn In Cuba*/Let Nature Take It's Course*/Big Ben Bounce*/London Lament*..
(#Ember CD - Tony Crombie - A Tribute)
(^Fantastic Voyage 2 CD set - Ember Jazz - The Flamingo Connection)
(*Fantastic Voyage 3 CD set - Tubby Hayes - Jazz Genius: the Flamingo Era)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)

The tracks below come from a BBC Night Ride broadcast. Tubby Hayes played vibes on all the nine tracks played...
Tubby Hayes Quartet - May 27th, 1959 (BBC) ()
Tubby Hayes (vib), Stan Tracey (p), Kenny Napper (b), Phil Seamen (possibly Tony Crombie) (d).
We'll Call You*/The Toff*/Festival Junction*/Rapandas*.
(*Avid 2 CD set - Stan Tracey: Three Classic Albums Plus)

Tommy Watt and his Orchestra - June 1st and 2nd, 1959 (Watts Cooking - Parlophone PMC1107)
Stan Roderick, Tommy McQuater, Bert Courtley, Albert Hall (tp), George Chisholm, Jock Bain, Jackie Armstrong, Jack Irvine (tb), Jim Powell (tuba), Jim Buck Sr., S.Saville, R.Young, (frhrn), Johnny Scott, George Hunter, Bob Efford, Ronnie Ross (reeds), Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Tommy Watt (p,arr), Artur Watts (b), Phil Seamen (d), Tommy Blades (perc).
An Apple For The Teacher*#/Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries*#/Crumpets For The Count*#/Embargo On Escargot*#^/Little Jack Horner*#/Sugar Mixture*/I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket*#/Black Coffee*#^/Honeybun*#/Sugar*#.
(#EMI Gold CD - the best of Tommy Watt)
(*Vocalion CD - Watts Cooking)
(^Jasmine CD -Tubby Hayes - London Pride)

Tubby Hayes with The Kurt Edelhagen All-Star Band - June 7th, 1959 (Jazzfestival Duisburg, Germany)
Big band featuring Tubby Hayes (ts) and including Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Ken Wray (tb) and Derek Humble (as).
Cherokee*.
(*Acrobat 3CD set - Tubby Hayes - Without A Song (Rare Live recordings 1954-73)

The Jazz Couriers - June 26th & July 3rd, 1959 (Tempo TAP 26) (JM0360)
Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts, vib, fl), Terry Shannon (p), Kenny Napper (b), Phil Seamen (d).
If This Isn't Love*"#/Easy To Love*/Whisper Not*/Autumn Leaves*/ Too Close For Comfort*"/Yesterdays*/Love Walked In*.
("Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - Blue Hayes, The Tempo Anthology)
(*Jasmine CD - The Jazz Couriers: The First And Last Words)

(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4CD set - Tubby Hayes Vol.2 - Five Classic Albums plus bonus eps and tracks)
(#Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)
(*Fresh Sound CD - The Jazz Couriers: England's Greatest Combo + The Message from Britain)
(*Real Gone Jazz 4 CD set - Ronnie Scott: Six Classic Albums plus Bonus Singles)

Tommy Watt and his Orchestra - July 8th, 1959 (Watts Cooking - Parlophone PMC1107)
Bobby Pratt, Bert Courtley, Bert Ezzard, Albert Hall (tp), George Chisholm, Maurice Pratt, Jock Bain, Jack Thirlwell (tb), Johnny Scott, Keith Bird, Bob Efford, Tubby Hayes, Don Honeywell (reeds), Tommy Watt (p,arr), Artur Watts (b), Phil Seamen (d), Dennis McCarthy (perc).
Small Fry*#/If I Knew You Were Coming*#/Victoria Plums*#.
(#EMI Gold CD - the best of Tommy Watt)
(*Vocalion CD - Watts Cooking)

Unknown date in 1958 or '59 (Top Spot Tunes)
probably: Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts), Terry Shannon (p), Phil Bates (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Monk Was Here*/Last Minute Blues*#.
(*Jasmine CD - The Jazz Couriers: The First And Last Words)
(#Fresh Sound CD - The Jazz Couriers: England's Greatest Combo + The Message from Britain)

The Downbeat Big Band - November 14th, 1959
Bobby Pratt, Les Condon, Hank Shaw, Eddie Blair (tp), Hank Stampf (tb,bs-tp), Alan Branscombe (as), Tubby Hayes, Johnny Scott (ts), Jack Sharpe (bs), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Phil Seamen (d).
Along Came Betty*/The Scene Is Clean*/East Of The Sun*/Southern Horizons*/Blues At The Manor*/Confirmation*/"E"*.
("Acrobat CD - Blues At The Manor 1959-60 Tubby Hayes and the Downbeat Big Band)

Tubby Hayes Quartet - December, 1959 (Tubby's Groove - Tempo TAP29)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Phil Seamen (d).
Tin Tin Deo (two takes)*"#+/Embers*#/Like Someone In Love*#/The Surrey With The Fringe On Top*"#/Sunny Monday*"#/Blue Hayes*"#/Unidentified 12 Bar Theme (two takes)*.
("Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - Blue Hayes, The Tempo Anthology)
(*Jasmine CD - Tubby Hayes - The Eighth Wonder)

(#Avid CD - Three Classic Albums Plus)
(*Acrobat 6CD Box set - Tubby Hayes - The Complete Tempo Recordings 1955-59)
(#Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes: Little Giant Steps)
(#Real Gone Jazz CD - Tubby Hayes: Seven Classic Albums)
(+Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)

A "long lost" recording session issued for the first time in 2011...
Tubby Hayes Quartet - c1959 (Tubby's New Groove - Candid)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Phil Seamen (d).
Tin Tin Deo*/Visa*/Supper At Phil's*/Sympnony*/Hook's Way*/The Trolley Song*.
("Candid CD - Tubby's New Groove)

The Downbeat Big Band - September 1st, 1960 (BBC Jazz Club)
Bobby Pratt, Les Condon, Jimmy Deuchar, Eddie Blair (tp), Keith Christie (tb), Alan Branscombe (as), Tubby Hayes, Ronnie Scott (ts), Jack Sharpe (bs), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Victor Feldman (d).
AH Bah Chu*/East Of The Sun*/Confirmation*/Loke Someone In Love*/Une Momentum*/Southern Horizons*/Sister Sadie*.
("Acrobat CD - Blues At The Manor 1959-60 Tubby Hayes and the Downbeat Big Band)

Harry South Orchestra - BBC broadcast November 10th, 1960
Jimmy Deuchar, Derrick Abbott, Ian Hamer, Bert Courtley (tp), Keith Christie, Lad Busby, Ken Wray, Ray Premru (tb), Alan Branscombe, Joe Harriott (as), Ronnie Scott (ts), Tubby Hayes (ts,fl), Ronnie Ross (bs),Terry Shannon (p) Harry South (p,dir), Phil Bates (b), Jackie Dougan (d).
Sophisticated Lady*/The Goblin*.
(*IAJRC CD -Tubby Hayes: England's Late Jazz Great)

Dave Lee Orchestra - c1961 (A new big band from Britain, Top Rank RM336)
Big band featuring Bert Courtley (tp), Tubby Hayes (ts), Dave Lee (p) + others unknown.
Lover Come Back to Me*/Bye Bye Blackbird*/Georgia On My Mind*/Chloe*/Piece Of Cake#*/You, You, You*/London Derriere*/Blue Denham*/I Cover The Waterfront*/Cheek To Cheek*/Beyond The Sea*.
(#Vocalion CD - Tubby Hayes - London Pride)
(*Acrobat CD - London Piano - Eddie Thompson and Dave Lee)

Tubby Hayes Quartet - BBC "Jazz Club" broadcast January 19th, 1961
Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Del Sasser*/R.T.H.*/Souriya*/Dat Dere*/Wonderful, Wonderful*.
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Tubby Hayes: New Edition - Rare Radio Recordings 1958-62)

Jimmy Deuchar Plus Ten - BBC "Jazz Club" broadcast February 16th, 1961
Jimmy Deuchar, Ian Hamer, Les Condon (tp), Keith Christie (tb), Ken Wray (v-tb), Ronnie Ross (as,bs), Tubby Hayes (ts,f,vib), Ronnie Scott (ts), Stan Tracey (p), Kenny Napper (b), Bobby Orr (d).
Heather Mist*/Sumphin'*/Stablemates*/First Eleven*/Stella By Starlight*.
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Tubby Hayes: New Edition - Rare Radio Recordings 1958-62)

Tubby Hayes first recording for Fontana was a mixture of various sized groups as below
Tubby Hayes And His Orchestra - March 28th, 1961 (Fontana TFL5142) (JM0861)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Bobby Pratt, Stan Roderick, Eddie Blair, Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Don Lusher, Jimmy Wilson, Keith Christie, Ray Premru (tb), Alfie Rees (tu), Johnny Scott (pic), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Love Walked In*/Tubbsville*/Cherokee*#.
Tubby Hayes (vib), + flutes, clarinets, oboe, guitar + Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
S'posin*/The Folks Who Live On The Hill*.
Tubby Hayes (ts), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
The Late One*/RTH*/Falling In Love With Love*/Wonderful! Wonderful!*.
(*Impressed-Repressed CD - Tubbs)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes: Little Giant Steps)
(*Real Gone Jazz CD - Tubby Hayes: Seven Classic Albums)
(#Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)

Tubby Hayes second recording for Fontana was a live Palladium date shared with Cleo Laine. His quartet recorded just three titles:
Tubby Hayes Quartet - March 31st, 1961 (Fontana TFL5151)
Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Ah-Leu-Cha*/Young And Foolish*/All Members*.
(*Universal CD - Palladium Jazz Date)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes: Little Giant Steps)

Tubby Hayes Quartet - BBC broadcast May 4th, 1961 (IAJRC50)
Tubby Hayes (ts, fl), Victor Feldman (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
There Is No Greater Love*.
Tubby Hayes (ts, fl), Stan Tracey (p), Kenny Napper (b), Jackie Dougan (d).
A Moments Notice*.
(*IAJRC CD -Tubby Hayes: England's Late Jazz Great)
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Tubby Hayes: New Edition - Rare Radio Recordings 1958-62)

Tubby Hayes Quartet - BBC broadcast June 8th, 1961
Tubby Hayes (ts, fl), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Big 'P'*.
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Tubby Hayes: New Edition - Rare Radio Recordings 1958-62)


All night long: In June and July,1961 Tubby Hayes, with Orchestra, Quartet, Sextet and Octet recorded the music from the film All night long for Fontana. Some titles are from the soundtrack itself. Film music does not usually reflect a jazz musician's best work the original soundtrack was available on a Harkit CD - (All Night Long - The original Soundtrack)., but this is now out of print. A number of tracks are available on a new (2013) Tubby Hayes compilation. The film is still available on DVD. Dave Brubeck and Charlie Mingus appear in scenes in the film...
Tubby Hayes Octet
Bert Courtley (tp), Keith Christie (tb), Johnny Scott (as,f), Tubby Hayes (ts), Colin Purbrook (p), Ray Dempsey (g), Kenny Napper (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Scott Free*/Dedication to Johnny Hodges*.

Tubby Hayes Trio
Johnny Scott (as,f), Tubby Hayes (ts), Colin Purbrook (p).
Sapphire*.

Tubby Hayes Quartet
Tubby Hayes (f), Ronnie Ross (bs), Jeff Clyne (b), Allan Ganley (d), Barry Morgan (perc).
Wingate's Spot*.

Tubby Hayes Quartet
Tubby Hayes (vib), Ray Dempsey (g), Charlie Mingus (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Noodlin'*.

Tubby Hayes and his Orchestra
Bert Courtley, Stan Roderick, Tommy McQuater, Derrick Abbott (tp), Keith Christie, Jack Armstrong, L.Clarke, J.Irvin (tb), Johnny Scott (as,f), Damian Robinson (as), Tubby Hayes, Keith Bird (ts), Ronnie Ross (bs), Colin Purbrook (p), Ray Dempsey (g), Kenny Napper (b), Allan Ganley (d), Phil Green (arr).
Sax Reference#*/The Chase#*.

Tubby Hayes and his Orchestra
Bert Courtley, Stan Roderick, Ray Davies, Derrick Abbott (tp), Keith Christie, Don Lusher, Wally Smith, Ken Goldie (tb), Johnny Scott (as,f), Damian Robinson (as), Tubby Hayes, Keith Bird (ts), Ronnie Ross (bs), Colin Purbrook (p), Ray Dempsey (g), Kenny Napper (b), Allan Ganley (d), Phil Green (arr).
Skin Fever*/Frenzy*.

Tubby Hayes and his Orchestra
Freddie Clayton, Bert Courtley, Stan Roderick, Tommy McQuater (tp), Keith Christie, Jack Armstrong, L.Clarke, J.Irvin (tb), Johnny Scott (as,f), Damian Robinson (as), Tubby Hayes, F.Reidy, Phil Goodie (saxes), Ronnie Ross (bs), Colin Purbrook (p), Ray Dempsey (g), Kenny Napper (b), Allan Ganley, S. Whittaker (d), Phil Green (arr).
Overture*/Finale*.
(#Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes: Little Giant Steps)
(*Real Gone Jazz CD - Tubby Hayes: Seven Classic Albums)


Tubby Hayes and his Orchestra (Equation in Rhythm)
As above + Jack Constanzo (bgo).
Penitentiary Breakout#*/Chase and Capture#*.
(#Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes: Little Giant Steps)
(*Real Gone Jazz CD - Tubby Hayes: Seven Classic Albums)

The Steve Race Group (Parlophone 45-R4808)
Tubby Hayes (ts), others unknown.
Crosstrap*/Stop-Look-Listen*.
(*Acrobat CD - British Modern Jazz Singles, EP tracks & Rarities 1960 - 62)

Tony Kinsey Quintet - September, 1961 (An evening with the Tony Kinsey Quintet - Ember EMB3337)
Tubby Hayes (ts, fl), Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Bill Le Sage (p,vib), Lennie Bush (b), Tony Kinsey (d).
Weber The Great*^+/Girl In Blue*^+/World Of Blues*^/Bassman*/Beathaven*/What A Gas*/Runnymede Groove*/Portrait*.
(^Fantastic Voyage 2 CD set - Ember Jazz - The Flamingo Connection)
(*Fantastic Voyage 3 CD set - Tubby Hayes - Jazz Genius: the Flamingo Era)

(*Acrobat 6CD set - The Tony Kinsey Collection 1953 - 1961)
(+Acrobat CD - British Modern Jazz Singles, EP tracks & Rarities 1960 - 62)

In October, 1961 Hayes recorded two sessions in New York in October 1961 with local musicians including Clark Terry, Horace Parlan, Eddie Costa, George Duvivier and Dave Bailey. Some of the titles were issued in the UK...
Tubby Hayes Quartet - October 3rd and 4th October, 1961 (Tubbs in New York - Fontana TFL6183)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Horace Parlan (p), George Duvivier (b), Dave Bailey (d), Clark Terry (tp-1), Eddie Costa (vib-2).
You For Me*#/Aeregin (2)*#/Soon*#/Doxy (2)*#/A Pint Of Bitter (1,2)*#+/Opus Ocean (1)*#/Half A Sawbuck (1)*/You're My Everything*/Soho Soul*/The Simple Waltz (1)*. (last four titles are not on the LP).
(*Fresh Sound 2CD set - England's Foremost Tenor Sax Meets U.S. Jazz Greats)
(#Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes: Little Giant Steps)
(#Real Gone Jazz CD - Tubby Hayes: Seven Classic Albums)
(+Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)

Tubby Hayes Big Band - BBC broadcast December 13th, 1961 (IAJRC50)
Personnel includes: Jimmy Deuchar, Eddie Blair, Les Condon (tp), Keith Christie, Ken Wray (tb), Bobby Wellins, Tubby Hayes, Bob Efford, Ronnie Ross (reeds), Alan Civil (frh), Terry Shannon (p), Jeff Clyne (b), Bill Eyden (d).
Souriya*.
(*IAJRC CD -Tubby Hayes: England's Late Jazz Great)

In October, 2009 Gearbox Records released a limited edition vinyl 12" LP of a 1962 BBC Jazz for Moderns broadcast. This has never been available commercially before...
The Tubby Hayes Band - February 21st, 1962 (Gearbox GB1502)
Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), with: Bobby Pratt, Eddie Blair, Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Keith Christie (tb), Ken Wray (v-tb), Johnny Scott, Bob Efford, Vic Ash, Harry Klein (reeds), Alan Civil (frh), David Snell (harp), Gordon Beck (p), Freddy Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Take Your Partners For The Blues/Peace/Souriya/Down In The Village/Early Morning Afterthoughts.

The New Tubby Hayes Quintet - BBC "Jazz Session" broadcast recorded March 5th, 1962
Tubby Hayes (ts,ss,vib), Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Gordon Beck (p), Freddie Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
New Edition*/My Man's Gone Now*/Cool*/In The Night*/Quota*.
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Tubby Hayes: New Edition - Rare Radio Recordings 1958-62)

The New Tubby Hayes Quintet with David Snell - Spring , 1962
Tubby Hayes (ss), David Snell (harp), Gordon Beck (p), Freddie Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
In The Night*.
(*Acrobat 3CD set - Tubby Hayes - Without A Song (Rare Live recordings 1954-73)

Tubby Hayes Quintet - May 17th,18th, 1962 (Fontana TL5200)
Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Gordon Beck (p), Freddie Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Half A Sawbuck*/Angel Eyes*/The Sausage Scraper*/My Man's Gone Now*/Yeah*/Quintet Theme*.
(*Universal CD - Late Spot At Scott's)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes: Little Giant Steps)

Tubby Hayes Quintet - May 17th,18th, 1962 (Fontana 680998)
Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Gordon Beck (p), Freddie Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Johnny One Note*/But Beautiful*/The Most Beautiful Girl In The World*/Quintet Theme*/Down In The Village*#/In The Night*/First Eleven*/Quintet Theme*.
(*Universal CD - Down In The Village)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes: Little Giant Steps)
(#Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)

Tubby Hayes with the Walter Bishop Jnr. Trio - The First International Jazz Festival, Washington, USA recorded June 3rd, 1962
Tubby Hayes (ts), Walter Bishop Jnr. (p), Butch Warren (b), Roy Brooks (d).
Oleo*.
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Tubby Hayes: New Edition - Rare Radio Recordings 1958-62)

Hayes recorded another session in New York, this time with James Moody, Roland Kirk, Walter Bishop, Sam Jones and Louis Hayes...
Tubby Hayes and the All Stars - June 23rd, 1962 (Return visit - Fontana TL5195)
Tubby Hayes (ts,vib), James Moody (ts,fl), Roland Kirk (ts), Walter Bishop Jr. (p), Sam Jones (b), Louis Hayes (d).
Stitt's Tune*+/I See With My Third "I"*/Ballad Medley* (If I Had You/Alone Together/For Heaven's Sake)/Afternoon In Paris*/Lady "E"#..
(*#Fresh Sound 2CD set - England's Foremost Tenor Sax Meets U.S. Jazz Greats)
(*Proper Records 4CD Box set - Tubby Hayes: Little Giant Steps)
(*Real Gone Jazz CD - Tubby Hayes: Seven Classic Albums)
(+Acrobat CD - The Very Best of Tubby Hayes)

The Jazz Stars - September 6th, 1962 (Pye 7NJ2059)
Don Rendell (sop), Joe Harriott (as), Tubby Hayes, Ronnie Scott (ts), Ronnie Ross (bs), Terry Shannon (p), Lennie Bush (b), Allan Ganley (d), Steve Race (arr,cond).
The Jazz Scene*+/Have Jazz Will Travel*.
(*Acrobat 2 CD set - Soho Blues - The Ronnie Scott Anthology 1956-62)
(+Acrobat CD - British Modern Jazz Singles, EP tracks & Rarities 1960 - 62)

Vic Lewis and his Bossa Nova Stars - February 8th, 1963 (part HMVCLP1641)
Jimmy Deuchar (tp,mel), Shake Keane (tp,flhrn), Tubby Hayes (ts,f), Ronnie Scott (ts), Terry Shannon (p), Ray Dempsey (g), Freddy Logan (b), Kenny Clare (d), Vic Lewis (ldr).
Vic's Tune*/Ricardo*/Danielle*/Last Minute Bossa Nova*.
(*EMI CD - Vic Lewis plays Bossa Nova at Home (London) and Away (Hollywood)

Tubby Hayes Quintet - cMay, 1963 (Fontana TF397)
Tubby Hayes (ts,vib-2), Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Gordon Beck (p), Freddie Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Sally/I Believe In You(2).

The Daily Mail International Jazz Festival All-Stars - June 6th, 1963
Shake Keane (tp-1), John Dankworth (as), Joe Harriott (as-1), Tubby Hayes (ts), Alan Branscombe (p), Coleridge Goode (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Milestones(1)*/There Is No Greater Love*.
(*Acrobat 3CD set - Tubby Hayes - Without A Song (Rare Live recordings 1954-73)

At this time Johnny Dankworth started to produce albums that were not just a succession of big band jazz tracks, but were themed LPs or suites and the first of them was issued as What the Dickens !, the titles linked to associations with Charles Dickens characters or phrases.
Johnny Dankworth Orchestra with featured guests - July 29th and 31st, August 7th, and October 4th, 1963 (Fontana TF5203)
Gus Galbraith, Leon Calvert, Kenny Wheeler, Dickie Hawdon (tp), Tony Russell, Eddie Harvey (tb), Ron Snyder or Alf Reece (tu), Johnny Dankworth, Roy East (as,cl), Vic Ash (cl,ts), Art Ellefson (ts,b-cl), Alan Branscombe (p,vib,xyl), Kenny Napper or Spike Heatley (b), Johnny Butts (d). Special guests: Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Tony Coe, Tubby Hayes, Peter King, Ronnie Scott, Bobby Wellins, Dick Morrissey (ts), Ronnie Ross (bs), Ronnie Stephenson (d), Roy Webster (perc)
Prologue/Weller Never Did^/Little Nell^/The Infant Phenomenon/Demdest Little Fascinator/Dotheboys Hall/Ghosts^/David And The Bloaters/Please Sir, I Want Some More/The Artful Dodger/Waiting For Something To turn Up/fodson And Fogg/The Pickwick Club/Sergeant Buzfuz/Finale.
(Sepia RSCD 2016 - What the Dickens)
(^Salvo 4CD Box set - I Hear Music - A Celebration of the Life and Work of Cleo Laine & John Dankworth)

Tubby Hayes Quintet - November 7th, 1963 (Ronnie Scott Club)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Terry Shannon (p), Freddie Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most*.
(*Candid CD - Night and Day)

Tubby Hayes Quintet - December 3rd, 1963 (Ronnie Scott Club)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Terry Shannon (p), Freddie Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
If You Knew*/As Close As You Are*/Two Bass Hit*.
(*Harkit CD - Live in London (Vol 2)

Tubby Hayes Quintet - December 4th, 1963 (A Tribute: Tubbs - Spotlite SPJ902)
Tubby Hayes (ts,fl), Jimmy Deuchar (tp,mel), Terry Shannon (p), Freddie Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
All Of You*/Don't Fall Off The Bridge*/Modes And Blues*/Blue Flues*.
(*Spotlite CD - Tubbs - Live At The Dancing Slipper, Nottingham)

Tubby Hayes Quintet - December 16th, 1963 (Ronnie Scott Club)
Tubby Hayes (ts), Jimmy Deuchar (tp), Terry Shannon (p), Freddie Logan (b), Allan Ganley (d).
Half A Sawbuck*.
(*Candid CD - Night and Day)

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