Saturday, August 24, 2013

Don Rondo



Donald Rondeau, *05-01-1930 Ware, MS, +27-01-2011
2nd version

By Michel Ruppli, Praguefrank, Bill Daniels
SESSIONS

10 October 1955 New York City – Don Rondo
001 88756 I OFFER YOU MY HEART Decca 9-30248
002 88757 BEYOND THE MIGHTY RIVER 9-29738
003 88758 EVENING STAR Decca 9-29738 3-30248
004 88759 unknown title  unissued
April 1956 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By David Terry)
005 JB-560 TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS Jubilee 45-5256 45-5421/JGM-1052
006 JB-561 HE MADE YOU MINE Jubilee 45-5256/JGM-1052
7 December 1956 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By David Terry)
007 JR-699 THE LOVE I NEVER HAD 45-5270/JGM-1052
008 JR-700 ON FORGOTTEN STREET 45-5282
JR-701 unknown title (JGM 1052?)
009 JR-702 DON'T 45-5270
21 January 1957 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By David Terry)
010 JR-729 TO BELONG 45-5282/JGM-1052
1957 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By David Terry)
011 BUT GIVE ME TIME JGM-1052
012 THEY CAN'T SHAKE MY FAITH IN YOU JGM-1052
013 WE'RE NOT CHILDREN ANYMORE JGM-1052
014 THERE IS NO LOVE JGM-1052
015 WHILE WE'RE YOUNG JGM-1052
016 THREE DOORS JGM-1052
017 BRING BACK MY SUMMER LOVE JGM-1052
31 May 1957 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Billy Rock)
018 JB-900 WHITE SILVER SANDS 45-5288
019 JB-901 STARS FELL ON ALABAMA 45-5288
16 August 1957 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Morty Palitz)
020 JB-962 IN CHI CHI CHIHUAHUA 45-5305
021 JB-963 FORSAKING ALL OTHERS 45-5297
022 JB-964 WANDERIN' HEART 45-5305
023 JB-965 THERE'S ONLY YOU 45-5297
6 December 1957 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Billy Rock)
024 JB-11122 WHAT A SHAME 45-5313
025 JB-11123 MADE FOR EACH OTHER 45-5313
026 JB-11124 unknown title
027 JB-11125 HER HAIR WAS YELLOW 45-5325
5 February 1958 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Billy Rock)
028 JB-11221 SCHOOL DANCE 45-5320
029 JB-11222 I'VE GOT BELLS IN MY HEART 45-5320
16 April 1958 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Billy Rock)
030 JB-11223 BLONDE BOMBSHELL 45-5319 45-5421
031 JB-11224 THERE GOES MY HEART AGAIN 45-5319
032 JB-11288 DORMI DORMI DORMI 45-5325
033 JB-11289 AS LONG AS I HAVE YOU 45-5334
May 1958 unknown – Don Rondo (orch.arr and cond. By Dave Terry/*Sy Oliver)
034 JB-11314 RAMONA Jubilee 9003/SDJLP-1081
035 JB-11315 DOLORES* Jubilee 9009/SDJLP-1081
2 July 1958 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Billy Rock)
036 JB-11334 CITY LIGHTS 45-5334
037 JB-11335 I COULD BE A MOUNTAIN 45-5341
038 JB-11336 THE GREAT ADVENTURE 45-5341
039 JB-11337 LEAVE YOUR TROUBLES ON MY 45-5364
July 1958 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Sy Oliver)
040 JB-11340 CHARMAINE 45-9002/SDJLP-1081
1958 unknown – Don Rondo (orch.arr and cond. By Dave Terry/Sy Oliver)
041 LIZA Jubilee SDJLP-1081
042 STELLA BY STARLIGHT Jubilee SDJLP-1081
043 LAURA Jubilee SDJLP-1081
044 MARGIE Jubilee 9009/SDJLP-1081
045 JEANNINE Jubilee SDJLP-1081
046 MONA LISA Jubilee SDJLP-1081
047 DIANE Jubilee 45-9002/SDJLP-1081
048 PEG O' MY HEART Jubilee 9003/SDJLP-1081
049 HAVE YOU MET MISS JONES Jubilee SDJLP-1081
25 November 1959 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Bill Rock)
050 JB-11511 SONG FROM GEISHA BOY 45-5354
051 JB-11512 YOU'RE ON MY MIND AGAIN 45-5372
052 JB-11513 GRETNA GREEN 45-5354
053 JB-11514 ALONE IN THE WORLD 45-5381
1959 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By BillY Mure)
054 JB-11577 MY FOOLISH HEART 45-5364
April 1959 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Bill Rock)
055 JB-11687 CUCKOO GIRL 45-5372
30 November 1959 unknown – Don Rondo (orch. dir. By Bill Rock)
056 JB-11734 BECAUSE OF YOU 45-5381
prob. btw 1957-1959 – Don Rondo (Producer: Artie Fields)
057 JB-12197 LOVE ME BACK 45-5522
058 JB-12198 PLAY THE OTHER SIDE 45-5522
Tracks above were mastered in 1960s but probably recorded during Jubilee era
ca September 1959 Bell Sound Studio, 237 West 54th St., New York City – Don Rondo (with Joe Reisman Orchestra and Chorus)
059 14351 BATCH OF LOVE Roulette R 4202
060 14352 WALL TO WALL TEARS Roulette R 4216
061 14353 QUIET GIRL R 4202
ca November 1959 Bell Sound Studio, 237 West 54th St., New York City – Don Rondo
062 14645 THE GOLDEN RULE R 4216
ca February 1960 Bell Sound Studio, 237 West 54th St., New York City – Don Rondo (Joe Reisman Orchestra)
063 14788 THAT'S MY GIRL R 4236
064 14790 EVEN THE HEAVENS CRIED R 4236
Master 14789 not by Don Rondo
1960 unknown . Don Rondo (Lew Douglas’ Orchestra and chorus)
065 CRC-743 FRIENDS Carlton 531
066 CRC-744 WANDERLUST 536
067 CRC-745 HOOT AN' A HOLLER 531
1960 unknown - Don Rondo
068 CRC-764 YOU'LL NEVER WALK ALONE 551
069 CRC-765 THE KING OF HOLIDAY ISLAND 536
070 CRC-766 THEY WERE YOU 551
21 May 1963 New York City - Don Rondo (Producer: Ray Ellis)
071 7034 MALIBU Atlantic 45-2194
072 7035 WALK WITH YOU unissued
073 7036  SO DID I Atlantic 45-2194
074 7037 TIME CARES OF EVERYTHING unissued
1964 poss. New York City – Don Rondo (with Artie Fields' Band and Chorus)
075 ZTSC-96943 THE FORCE OF FREEDOM no label no #
076 ZTSC-96944? THE PEACE CORPS SONG no label no #
Poss. Only test pressing exists
1965 unknown - Don Rondo (Producer: arthur Fields)
075 T-940 MY WAY Tuba 1301
076 T-941 A WARMER WORLD Tuba 1301
077 T-942 NO TEARS NO REGRETS Tuba 1302
078 T-943 unknown title
079 T-944 A WOMAN IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING Tuba 1302
ca November 1966 unknown – Don Rondo (with orchestra arr. and cond. By Sid Engel. Producer: Arnold Goland)
080 ZTSP-112970 TILL THE WORLD KNOWS YOU'RE MINE UA-50111
081 ZTSP-112971 IS THERE ROOM IN YOUR TOMORROW UA-50111
1967 unknown – Don Rondo
082 ZTSP-123991 LET'S LIVE FOR TODAY UA-50191
1967 unknown – Don Rondo
083 ZTS-124060 OH WHY MY LOVE UA-50191
9 July 1969 New York City – Don Rondo
084 121836 TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS Vocalion VL-73897
085 121837 I HURT ALL OVER Vocalion VL-73897
086 121838 STATUE OF A FOOL Decca 32561 /VL-73897
087 121839 I'LL BE THERE 32561/VL-73897
11 July 1969 New York City – Don Rondo
088 121822 LOVE ME BACK Vocalion VL-73897
089 121823 SHOULD YOU FALL IN LOVE unissued
090 121824 PLAY THE OTHER SIDE Vocalion VL-73897
091 121825 HUNGRY HEART Vocalion VL-73897
092 121826 unknown title
093 121827 SUPPOSE WE NEVER MET Vocalion VL-73897
094 121828 A WARMER WORLD unissued
095 121829 MY WAY Vocalion VL-73897
096 121830 NO TEARS NO REGRETS Vocalion VL-73897
097 121831 A WOMAN IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING unissued
Note: masters 11828 through 121831 are possibly remastered Tube titles.

ALBUMS
Jubilee JGM-1052 Rondo:
Two Different Worlds; But Give Me Time; They Can't Shake My Faith In You; We're Not Children Anymore; There Is No Love; While We're Young; He Made You Mine; Love I Never Had; To Belong; Three Doors; Bring Back My Summer Love - 57
Jubilee JGM/SDJLP-1081 Have You Met - Don Rondo?: Liza; Stella By Starlight; Ramona; Charmaine; Laura; Margie; Jeannine; Mona Lisa; Diane; Dolores; Peg O' My Heart; Have You Met Miss Jones - 58
Vocalion VL-73897 Two Diferent Worlds: Two Different Worlds; My Way; Play The Other Side; No Tears No Regrets; I'll Be There; Statue Of A Fool; Love Me Back; I Hurt All Over; Suppose We Never Met; Hungry Heart - 70

SINGLES

Decca (1955)
9-29738 Evening Star / Beyond The Mighty River - 11-55
9-30248 I Offer You My Heart / Evening Star - 01-57
Jubilee (1957-59)
45-5256 Two Different Worlds / He Made You Mine – 09-56
45-5270 Don't / Love I Never Had – 01-57
45-5282 To Belong / On Forgotten Street – 05-57
45-5288 Stars Fell On Alabama / White Silver Sands – 06-57 (rev. Aug. 12)
45-5297 There's Only You / Forsaking All Others – 08-57
45-5305 Wanderin' Heart / In Chi Chi Chihuahua – 11-57
45-5313 Made For Each Other / What A Shame – 12-57
45-5319 Blonde Bombshell / There Goes My Heart Again – 04-58
45-5320 School Dance / I've Got Bells In My Heart – 04-58
45-5325 Dormi Dormi Dormi / Her Hair Was Yellow – 05-58
45-5334 City Lights / As Long As I Have You – 07-58
45-5341 I Could Be A Mountain / Great Adventure – 01-59
45-5354 Song From Geisha Boy / Gretna Green – 01-59
45-5364 My Foolish Heart / Leave Your Troubles On My – 02-59
45-5372 Cuckoo Girl / You're On My Mind Again – 05-59
45-5381 Alone In The World / Because Of You – 02-60
45-5421 Two Different Worlds / Blonde Bombshell – 04-62 (reissue)
45-9002 Charmaine / Diane – 03-65
45-9003 Peg O' My Heart / Ramona – 04-65
45-5522 Love Me Back / Play The Other Side – 02-66
45-9009 Dolores / Margie - 66
6016 Two Different Worlds / White Silver Sands – (reissue, issued on Virgo)
Roulette (1959-60)
R 4202 Batch Of Love / Quiet Girl -10-59
R 4216 Wall To Wall Tears/Golden Rule -12-59
R 4236 Even The Heavens Cried/That's My Girl - 03-60
Carlton (1960)
531 Friends / Hoot An' A Holler - 60
536 King Of Holiday Island / Wanderlust - 60
551 You'll Never Walk Alone / They Were You - 61
Atlantic (1963)
45-2194 Malibu / So Did I – 63
no label (1964)
no # The Force Of Freedom / The Peace Corps Song – 64 (test pressing only?)
Tuba (1965)
1301 My Way / A Warmer World - 65
1302 No Tears No Regrets / Woman Is A Many Splendored Thing - 65
United Artists (1966-67)
UA-50111 Is There Room In Your Tomorrow / Till The World Knows You're Mine - 12-66
UA-50191 Let's Live For Today / Oh Why My Love - 07-67
Decca (1969)
32561 Statue Of A Fool / I'll Be True - 10-69
 

Jennifer Weatherly



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
There is not enough info fpr creating sessionography

ALBUMS

JK 13 Lucky Day: Lucky Day; Loving Like Strangers; Roll On Santa Fe; Don't Know How Lucky You Are; Distance; He Lays It All On The Line; Swimming Upstream; Bye Bye Love; Apt. #9; The Rest Is History – 95 (reissued in 2000 on Orchard 5351)
JK 14  In The Name Of Love: Ain't Through Lovin' You Yet; In the Name of Love; Whisper; Boogie Till the Cows Come Home; Lonely Street; The Lies That Bind; No One Has to Tell You; When I Sing For Him; Lonesome Train; I Never Knew I Could Feel This Way – 97
Orchard 7100 Jennifer Weatherly Live: Lucky Day; Lies That Bind; Rest is History; Apartment #9;Boogie Till The Cows Come Home; Bye Bye Love; Ain't Through Lovin' You Yet; He Lays It All On The Line; No One Has to Tell You; I Never Knew I Could Feel This Way; Roll on Santa Fe; Rocky Top; Wastin' Time With You; Rolling in My Sweet Baby's Arms – 05-09-00
JK 64016 Something's About To Happen: . Heartaches and Honky Tonks;  Believin';  Something's About to Happen; Another Day;  Leanin' On My Lovin' Arms;  The Fine Art of Holding a Woman;  Forever Loving You;  The Deep End;  Teardrops for Friends;  Red Wine Valentine; Shiver of Lonesome;  I Took the Torch;The Dark End of the Street - 01
JK 1331 Playing Favorites: Hillbilly Rock; Ring of Fire;     Dance; Fast as You/Oh Pretty Woman; She's Got You; Devil Went Down to Georgia; Country Roads; Blue Side of Town;  It's Only Make Believe; Gospel Medley: Amazing Grace/I Saw the Light/Will the Circle Be Unbroke - 04

Blue Sky Riders



By Praguefrank

SESSIONS
2011 [live] The Rutledge, 410 4th Ave. South, Nashville, TN – Blue Sky Riders (Kenny Loggins, Gary Burr, Georgia Middleman + unknown musicians)
00001 I’M A RIDER (FINALLY HOME)
00002 LITTLE VICTORIES
00003 DREAM
Tracks above issued on EP Live At The Rutledge
2012  Los Angeles, CA/Nashville, TN – Blue Sky Riders (Kenny Loggins, Gary Burr, Georgia Middleman + unknown musicians)
001 I'M A RIDER (FINALLY HOME) 3Dream 53221
002 HOW'S THAT WORKIN' FOR YA 3Dream 53221  
003 LITTLE VICTORIES 3Dream 53221  
004 JUST SAY YES 3Dream 53221  
005 FEELIN' BRAVE 3Dream 53221  
006 YOU'RE NOT THE BOSS OF ME 3Dream 53221  
007 ANOTHER SPRING 3Dream 53221  
008 DREAM 3Dream 53221  
009 THOUSAND WILD HORSES 3Dream 53221  
010 I GET IT 3Dream 53221  
011 SAY I LIKE IT 3Dream 53221  
012 WINDEER WOMAN 3Dream 53221  
013 AS LUCK WOULD HAVE IT 3Dream 53221  
014 YOU TOOK THE WORDS (RIGHT OUTTA MY MOUTH) 3Dream 53221  
015 HOW ABOUT NOW  3Dream 53221  
2012 unknown – Blue Sky Riders (Kenny Loggins, Gary Burr, Georgia Middleman + unknown musicians)
016 O HOLY NIGHT 3 Dream mp3



ALBUMS

3Dream 53221 Finally Home: I'm a Rider (Finally Home);How's That Workin' For Ya; Little Victories; Just Say Yes; Feelin' Brave; You're Not The Boss Of Me; Another Spring; Dream; Thousand Wild Horses; I Get It; Say I Like It; Windeer Woman; As Luck Would Have It; You Took The Words (Right Outta My Mouth); How About Now – 29-01-13

EPs
Live At The Rutledge:  I’m A Rider (Finally Home); Little Victories; Dream – 09-08-11