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Sam “The Man” Taylor


Sam "the Man" TaylorJazz For Commuters & Salute To The Saxes
Swingsation

November 1954 Capitol Studios, New York City

54-S-603       High Winds
54-S-605       Cloudburst       MGM E281/MGM55003

Claude Cloud and His Thunderclaps
Unknown trumpet; Haywood Henry-baritone sax; Freddie Washington-piano; Sam Taylor-tenor sax;
Leroy Kirkland-guitar; Lloyd Trotman-bass; “Claude Cloud”- drums

March 1955 Coastal Studios  New York

55 S-417         Sam’s Blues
55 S-345         Ride, Sammy, Ride
55 S-342         Look Out            MGM#12186 LP-E293
55 S-343         The Big Beat      MGM LP- E 293
55 S-418          Let’s Ball           MGM LP E 293
55 S-344          Oo Wee              MGM#12186 LP-E293
55 S-419           Fish Roll            LP-E293
55 S-420          The Boss Is Home      LP-E293
Probably personnel: Elmer Crumbley-trombone; Sam “The Man” Taylor-tenor sax;
Haywood Henry-baritone sax; Freddie Washington-piano; Lloyd Trotman-bass; Panama Francis-drums.

Fish Roll

November -1955 Coastal Studios    New York

55 S- 857             Taylor Made                    MGM E 3473 MGM 12131
Hit The Road                   MGM12131
The Beat(?)
Probably personnel: Sam “the Man” Taylor-tenor sax; Haywood Henry-baritone sax;
Elmer Crumbley-trombone; Freddie Washington-piano; unknown-guitar; unknown trumpet;
Lloyd Trotman-bass; Panama Francis-drums.

Taylor Made

June 4, 1956      Coastal Studios       New York

56 S- 411-4                  Du-A-Lu
56 S- 413                      Road Runner
56 S -412-7                  Real Gone                       MGM E 3473 MGM 12278

Probably personnel: Elmer Crumbley- trombone; Haywood Henry- baritone sax;
Freddie Washington-piano; Lloyd Trotman-bass; Panama Francis-drums;
Sam” the man” Taylor- tenor sax

*MGM –Music With “The Big Beat” 1956
** Verve Swingsation 1999 linernotes
***www.allmusic/com/artist/samtaylor…/biography
****en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam Taylor(saxophonist)
*****Lloyd Trotman discography
******http://home.earthlink/-v1tiger/samtheman.html
CLAUDE CLOUD
Late 1954 New York
Claude Cloud and His Thunderclaps

Cloudburst        MGM 55002 LP E281
One Bone          MGM55002
Flip and Skip    MGM#12386
Close Out           MGM#12386
The Big Horn
Bang-Up
High Winds
Close Out
The Double Whammy
Around The Horn
The Beat
Should I

Claude Cloud-drums; Sam Taylor-ten sax; Haywood Henry-baritone sax;
Freddie Washington-piano; Leroy Kirkland- guitar; Lloyd Trotman-bass

*Lloyd Trotman discography

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