Jazz, Ragtime & Blues in the Knight Library
Jazz Performers - V's
This is a discography (list of recordings) of some of the Knight Library's Douglass Room jazz collection. It also includes some blues artists whose recordings are not included in this list, but appear on the Blues discography. Note: This discography was updated in 2010, but does not include more recent acquisitions.
Other resources available for listening to jazz at the University of Oregon include the Database of Recorded American Music and Smithsonian Global Sound. Both of these databases provide full online access to recordings held by them, and can be listened to in the UO Libraries and at home by UO students, faculty and staff. For more information about these resources, see Audio Resources Online.
VACHE, ALLAN [Clarinet]
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5094
VACHE, WARREN, 1951 - [Cornet/Fluegelhorn/Leader]
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4636
Rosemary Clooney sings the music of Harold Arlen.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 5566
VADALA, CHRIS [Reeds]
Feels so good. (w/Chuck Mangione)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX350 c.2
VALDES, CHUCHO, 1941 - [Keyboards/Composer/Bandleader]
VALDEZ, PATATO (CARLOS), 1926 - 2007 [Congas]
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4779
Percussion bitter sweet. (w/Max Roach)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX13433
Understanding Latin rhythms.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds A1374
VALENTE, GARY, 1953 - [Trombone]
Appearing nightly. (w/Carla Bley and her Remarkable Big Band)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX16103
The ballad of the fallen. (w/ Charlie Haden)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX2077
VALENTIN, DAVE,1952 - [Flute]
The three Americas. (w/ Eliane Elias)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX7640
VAN DE GEIJN, HEIN, 1956 - [Double Bass]
Chet's choice. (w/Chet Baker Trio)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX12337
VAN EPS, FRED
VAN EPS, GEORGE, 1913 - 1998 [Guitar]
Pete Kelly's Blues.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX15680
See also: The guitarists.
VAN GELDER, RUDY, 1925- [Audio Producer]
See:Talking jazz: an oral history. (w/Ben Sidran)
VANGUARD JAZZ ORCHESTRA
The way: music of Slide Hampton. (w/Slide Hampton & the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11599
VARRO, JOHNNY, 1930 - [Piano]
Ruby Braff remembers Louis Armstrong: being with you. (w/Ruby Braff)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX15264
VASCONCELOS, NANA, 1945 - [African Percussion/Vocals]
As falls Wichita, so falls Wichita Falls. (w/Pat Metheny)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX 402
Codona. (w/Collin Walcott)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4632
Codona 2. (w/Collin Walcott)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4633
Codona 3. (w/Collin Walcott)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4634
VATCHER, MICHAEL, 1954 - [Drums]
Spy vs. spy: the music of Ornette Coleman. (w/John Zorn)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX7334
VAUGHN, BILLY [Conductor]
VAUGHAN, SARAH, 1924 - 1990 [Vocals]
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 58
At Mister Kelly's.
PERFORMERS: Sarah Vaughan, vocals; Jimmy Jones, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Roy Haynes, drums.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX7278
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 929
Billie, Ella, Lena, Sarah!
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1694
"Crazy and mixed up."
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4804
Duke Ellington. Song book one.
PERFORMERS: Sarah Vaughan vocals with instrumental acc.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12515
PERFORMERS INCLUDE: The Los Angeles Philharmonic; Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor. DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 7413
How long has this been going on? between Sarah Vaughan, Oscar Peterson, Joe Pass, Louie Bellson [and] Ray Brown.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 7438
More "Sarah Vaughan 'live' in Japan".
PERFORMERS:Sarah Vaughan, vocals; with Carl Schroeder, piano, Jimmy Cobb, drums, and John Gianelli, bass.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12524
Sarah + 2.
PERFORMERS: Sarah Vaughan, vocals; Barney Kessel, guitar; Joe Comfort, bass.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3520
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1795
Sarah Vaughan sings George Gershwin.
PERFORMERS: Sarah Vaughan, vocals; Jimmy Jones, piano; orchestra; Hal Mooney, arranger, conductor.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX7655
Sarah Vaughan's golden hits.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2656
Send in the clowns.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4325
PERFORMERS:Sarah Vaughan with: John Malachi, piano; Joe Benjamin, bass ; Roy Haynes, drums; Jimmy Jones, piano; Richard Davis, bass.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX8410
Time after Time. (w/Teddy Wilson)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 7439
See also:Bebop spoken here ; The best of Ken Burns' Jazz ; and Kissing Jessica Stein.
VAUGHN MONROE'S ORCHESTRA
Vaughn Monroe and his orchestra 1943-1944.
PERFORMERS:Vaughn Monroe, bandleader and vocals; Vaughn Monroe Orchestra.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX15876
VAZQUEZ, ROLAND [Drums]
No separate love.
PERFORMERS: Roland Vazquez, drums; with various instrumentalists.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX14539
VEAL, REGINALD, 1963 - [Double Bass]
From this moment-. (w/Nicholas Payton)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX10871
Jazz in film. (w/Terence Blanchard)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11251
VENTURA, CHARLIE, 1916 - 1992 [Tenor Saxophone/Bandleader]
Charlie Ventura and his band in concert: featuring Jackie Cain & Roy Kral.
PERFORMERS:Charlie Ventura, saxophone; Jackie Cain, vocals; Roy Kral, vocals; with assisting musicians.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX15739
Charlie Ventura plays for the people.
PERFORMERS: Charlie Ventura, saxophone, with orchestra.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3857
VENUTI, JOE, 1903 - 1978 [Violin]
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4460
The golden horn of Jack Teagarden.
PERFORMERS: [Joe] Venuti orchestras.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 12535
Stringing the blues.
PERFORMERS: Eddie Lang and Joe Venuti; with jazz ensembles.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl A919
Venuti-Barnes live at the Concord Summer Festival.
PERFORMERS: Jazz quintets, featuring Joe Venuti, violin, and George Barnes, guitar.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 3858
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 108
See also: Thesaurus of classic jazz .
EL VIEJO MACUCHO [Vocals]
Top percussion.(w/Tito Puente)
Doug. Circ. COMPACT DISC CX16047
VIGNOLA, FRANK, 1965- [Guitar]
The Charlie Byrd Quintet du Hot Club de Concord.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX15381
VILLARREAL, RICUARTE [Tambor repicador]
Motherland. (w/Danilo Pérez)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX15063
VINACCIA, PAOLO [Drums/Percussion]
Hyperborean. (w/Arild Andersen)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11356
VINCI, MARK [Tenor Sax/Clarinet]
VINNEGAR, LEROY, 1928 - 1999 [Double Bass]
Carmell Jones. (w/Carmell Jones)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX11880
The complete Atlantic recordings of Lennie Tristano, Lee Konitz & Warne Marsh.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX8818 discs 1-6 + text
Free for all. (w/Frank Rosolino)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX15734
Homage. (w/Georgie Auld)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMdl 1912
PERFORMERS: The Leroy Vinnegar Sextet (Leroy Vinnegar, double bass; Teddy Edwards, saxophone; Gerald Wilson, trumpet; Victor Feldman, vibraphone; Carl Perkins, piano, Anthony Bazley, percussion)
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 8779
Modern reflections. (w/Randy Porter)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX14349
Shelly Manne & his friends.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 2432
VINSON, EDDIE "CLEANHEAD", 1917 - 1988 [Saxophone & Vocals]
Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson and Roomful of Blues.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4680
I want a little girl.
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4015
Nothin' but the blues. (w/Joe Williams)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX69
VITAL, RAUL [Vocals]
Central Avenue. (w/Danilo Pérez)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX15259
VITOUS, MIROSLAV, 1947 - [Double Bass]
Now he sings - now he sobs. (w/Chick Corea)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX13448
Zawinul. (w/Joe Zawinul)
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX8047
VOLLENWEIDER, ANDREAS [Composer/Arranger/Harp/Vocals]
Behind the Gardens, Behind the Wall.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX124
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX108
Down to the Moon.
DOUGLASS COMPACT DISC CX110
DOUGLASS PHONODISC DMds 4690