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Al Sears


Al Sears*SEAR-IOUSLY Big Al Sears

Late 1954- New York City   Herald
H1166         Goin’ Uptown       Herald 448
H1167         Tweedle Dee         Herald 448

Big Al Sears-ten sax/leader; Lloyd Trotman-bass; Dave Bailey, Ernie Hayes-piano;
Haywood Henry-bar sax; Big Al Sears and his Rock’N’Rollers

January 1956 RCA-studio 3 New York City
G5JB0802-4/6         Love Call                            Groove4/G0151
G5JB0800-10           Right Now, Right Now    Groove unissued
G5JB0801-2              Midnight Wail                  Groove-unissued
G5JB0803-3              Rock and Roll Ball           Groove 4/G0151

Big Al Sears-ten sax/leader; Mickey Baker-guitar; Lloyd Trotman-bass; Panama Francis-drums;
Ernie Hayes-piano; Jesse Stone- accordian; Wilbert Kirk-harmonica; Milt Jackson-marimba;
Bob Rolontz-producer.

al-searsJuly 13, 1956 RCA- Studio 2 New York City
G5JB1625-3        Great Googa Mooga     Groove4/G0166
G5JB6124-6        Here’s The Beat            Groove 4/G0166

Big Al Sears-ten sax/leader; Sam Taylor, Budd Johnson, Haywood Henry-sax; Taft Jordan, Richard T. Vance-trumpet; Lawrence Brown, Henderson Chambers-trombone; Mickey Baker-guitar; Lloyd Trotman-bass; Joe Marshall-drums; Ernie Hayes- piano; Bob Rolontz-producer

*THE BIG RAW TONE

1951      King
Berry Well                                                                     King K8065-1
Marshall Plan                                                               King K8065-1
Baltimore Bounce                                                        King K8056-1
Now Ride The “D” Train (Trotman-Lovett)           King K8061-2
Azores(Below The Azores)                                         King K8062-1
Groove Station                                                              King K8063-1
Steady Eddie King                                                        K8066-1
Nell Don’t Wear No Button Down Shoes                King K8067-1

Al Sears- ten sax; Charlie Holmes-alto sax, Emmett Berry- trumpet; Lawrence Brown-trombone;
Leroy Lovett-piano; Lloyd Trotman-bass; Joe Marshall-drums.

March 1951 Clef/Mercury
Castle Rock                                                                    Clef/Mercury 515-3

Emmett Berry- trumpet; Lawrence Brown-trombone; Johnny Hodges alto sax; Al Sears ten sax; Leroy Lovett-piano; Lloyd Trotman-bass; Sonny Greer-drums.

Al Sears Below The Azores

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