Monkey Records Listing

Part of the Jazz Label Listings Project.

This list compiled by Karl-Michael Schneider.

This is not a catalog. This is a discographical tool for researchers. I have no idea how to obtain these records.

Thanks to contributors: François Ziegler.

Additional source: Klaus Kuhnke Archiv.

MY Artist Title Original Issue Rec.
40002 Charlie Mingus Trio Charles Mingus / Vol. 2 Savoy-Musidisc SA 6019 = BYG 529.105 1949-51
40003 Archie Shepp Vol. 3   1962,64,69
40004 John Coltrane The Savoy Sessions Wells Farg John Coltrane / Vol. 4 Savoy SJL 2203 = BYG 529.141 1958
40005 Herbie Mann Vol. 5   1956-57
40006 Milt Jackson and the Modern Jazz Quartet Vol. 6 Savoy MG 12026 + MG 12046 1948-52
40007 Miles Davis and Charlie Parker Vol. 7   1947
40008 Various Viva Espagna / Vol. 8    
40011 Charlie Parker Vol. 11 BYG 529.134 1948
40013 Jimmy and Tommy Dorsey and The California Ramblers Vol. 13   1924-27
40014 Sun Ra Vol. 14 Delmark DS-414 + parts of Savoy MG12169, BYG 529.340 & BYG 529.341 1956,61,70,71
40015 Art Ensemble Of Chicago Vol. 15 BYG 529.329 + 3 tracks 1969
40016 Louis Armstrong Vol. 16   1924-44
40017 Congo Tribal Music, Cakewalk, Southern Negro, Scott Joplin, James Scott, Soderois Military Band, Joseph Lamb, Original Dixieland Jazz Band, Earl Fuller, Lousiana Five, Friars Society Orchestra, King Oliver, The Bucktown Five, Fred Van Eps, Jelly Roll Mort The Origins of Jazz / Vol. 17   1904-29
40018 Duke Ellington, Baron Lee, Jelly Roll Morton, New Orleans Rhythm Kings, Ma Rainey, Oliver King, Wolverine Orchestra, Red Onion Jazz Babies, California Ramblers, Dixie Stompers, Jasper Taylor, James Johnson, The Washingtonians, Earl Hines, Henry Allen/Cole Jazz of the 20's and Jazz of the 30's / Vol. 18   1923-1940
40019 Charlie Parker, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Lester Young, Slam Stewart, Dizzy Gillespie, Errol Garner, Slim Gaillard, Dexter Gordon, Lional Hampton, Stan Getz, Shelly Manne, Modern Jazz Quartet, Charlie Mingus, Cannonball Adderley, Gigi Gryce, Hank M Jazz of the 40's & Jazz of the 50's / Vol. 19   1941-58
40020 Bill Dixon, Paul Bley, Grachan Moncur III, Don Cherry, Art Ensemble Of Chicago, Sun Ra, Archie Shepp, Byard Lancaster, Sonny Sharrock Jazz of the 60's & Free Jazz / Vol. 20 tracks from Savoy MG12178, BYG 529.114, BYG 529.321, BYG 529.301, BYG 529.328, BYG 529.341, Savoy MG12184, Red Records VPA 117, BYG 529.332, BYG 529.337, BYG 529.302, BYG 529.340 1962-71
40021 Dizzy Gillespie Vol. 21 Savoy MG 12020 + 8 tracks from Savoy MG 12047 + 4 other tracks 1945-52
40023 Duke Ellington, Clarence Jones, James Johnson, Steve Lewis, Fats Waller, Luckey Roberts, Jelly Roll Morton, Cow Cow Davenport, Teddy Weatherford, Clarence Williams, Cliff Jackson Jazz Piano Rolls / Vol. 23   1921-27
40024 Henry Brown, M.L. Lewis, Pete Johnson, Albert Ammons, Montana Taylor, Cripple Clarence Lofton The Best of Boogie Woogie    
40025 Ma Rainey, Ethel Wathers, Ida Cox, Alberta Hunter, Trixie Smith, Sara Martin, Bessie Smith, Bertha Hill Early Female Blues Singers / Vol. 25   1922-46
40026 Blind Lemon Jefferson, Blind Blake, Big Bill Broonzy, Georgia Tom, Dobby Bragg, Charlie MacFadden, Little Brother Montgomery, Skip James, Roosevelt Sykes, Jimmy Oden Early Male Blues Singers / Vol. 26   1926-32
40027 Duke Ellington Vol. 27   1924-51
40028 Louis Armstrong, King Oliver, Paul Mares, Tommy Ladnier, Freddie Keppard, Johnny Dodds, Natty Dominique, Henry Allen, Muggsy Spanier, Henry Rena, Rex Stewart, Jimmie Noone, Bunk Johnson, Kid Howard, Mutt Carey, Punch Miller Trumpet And Clarinet New Orleans / Vol. 28   1923-47
40029 Alex Calamese, Freddie Keppard, Louis Armstrong, Lee Collins, Tommy Ladnier, Ray Bowling, Johnny Dodds, Natty Dominique, King Oliver, Muggsy Spanier, Henry Rena, Bunk Johnson, Kid Howard, Andrew Blakeney Giants Of New Orleans / Vol. 29   1923-47
40030 Sidney Bechet      
40031 Kenny Dorham, Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Fats Navarro, Dexter Gordon, Jay Jay Johnson, Gigi Gryce Giants Of Be-Bop / Vol. 31   1945-55
40032 John Mehegan, Earle Swope, Kai Winding, Gail Brockman, Bill Russo, Conte Candoli, Zoot Sims West Coast Jazz / Vol. 32   1949-53
40033 Benny Carter, Lester Young, Rex Stewart, Shorty Rogers, Dexter Gordon, Charlie Parker, Earl Swope, Jimmy Cleveland, Wilbur Harden Jazz Saxophone / Vol. 33   1939-58
40034 James P. Johnson, Fletcher Henderson, Fats Waller, Jelly Roll Morton, Meade Lux Lewis, Earl Hines, Duke Ellington, Pete Johnson, Albert Ammons, Teddy Wilson, Billy Taylor, Art Tatum, Errol Garner, Gigi Gryce, Paul Bley, Martial Solal, Steve Kuhn Piano Jazz / Vol. 34   1923-69
40036 The Rhythm Makers Orchestra featuring Benny Goodman Thesaurus / Vol. 36 Sunbeam SB 101/102 1935

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