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Collector's Checklists
JIMMY DORSEY CDs
by Music Librarian Christopher Popa

The Dorsey Brothers [ 1930s ]
see under “The Dorsey Brothers”

The Dorsey Brothers [ 1950s ]
see under “The Dorsey Brothers”

Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra
Aero Space RACD 7120, Don’t Be That Way
ASV Living Era (E) CD AJA 5052, J Dorsey and His Orch: Pennies From Heaven, 1991  •
Canby CACD-1001, Radio Days “Live”: The JDO: Frolic Club, Miami July 18, 1944 •
Circle CCD-30, Jimmy Dorsey and his Orchestra: 1939-1940, 1993 •
Circle CCD-46, Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra: 1940, 1993 •
Classics (Fr) 512 – see under “Louis Armstrong”
Collectables COL-CD-7519, Dixie By Dorsey / “dorseyland” dance parade, 2002 •
Collectors’ Choice Music CCM-181-2, The Best of B Eberly with J Dorsey, 2000 •
Collectors’ Choice Music CCM-1016-2, Helen O’Connell: Sweetheart of Song •
Definitive (Sp) DRC11205, . . . Dorseyland J B: complete 1949-1950 Col . . . , 2001 •
Fabulous (E) FABCD 118, Jimmy Dorsey: I Got Rhythm, 2002 •
Flare (E) ROYCD 219, Especially for You: H O'Connell and the JDO, 2000 •
Flare (E) ROYCD 246, JD: Forgotten Gems: Rare but choice . . . , 2006 •
Flare (E) ROYCD 248, H O'Connell with the J Dorsey Orchestra: It’s All Yours, 2007 •
Flare (E) SPEC1030 – see under “Various Artists”
Good Music Record Co MSD-37083, B Eberly: The J Dorsey Years, 1997
GRP / Dec J GRD-626, Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra: Contrasts, 1993 •
GRP / Dec J GRD-2-629 – see under “Various Artists”
GRP / Dec J GRD-642 – see under “Various Artists”
Hep (E) CD 41, JD and His orch: at the 400 Restaurant 1946, 1991 •
Hep (E) CD 59 – see under “Tommy Dorsey”
Hindsight HCD-415, JD And His O: 22 Orig Recordings: One of America’s . . . , 1988 •
Jasmine (E) JASMCD 2587, Stop, Look And Listen: The Less Familiar Dorsey, 2002 •
J Crusade JCCD-3035, JD And His Dorseyland Jazz Band . . . Live – 1950 •
J Crusade JCCD-3128, More Dorseyland Jazz Band: “A Musical Tour of the U.S.A." •
J Hour JH-1053, JD & His Orch: 1938-39 Broadcasts in Hi-Fi, 1998 •
Jerden JRCD7033 – see under “Various Artists”
LaserLight 15 759, The Jazz Collector Edition: Jimmy Dorsey, 1991 •
Living Era (E) CD AJA 5599 – see under “Various Artists”
MCA Spec Prod MCAD-21056 – see under “Various Artists”
Nostalgia Arts (Den) NOCD 3004, Transcriptions Sessions 1935, 2000 •
Nostalgia Co CD-2861 – see under “Various Artists: Redmond Nostalgia”
Pickwick PK 540 – see under “Various Artists”
Radio Archives RA082 – see under “Various Artists”
R Dig 020B – see under “Various Artists”
R Dig BBT10014 – see under “Various Artists”
R Dig BBT100011 – see under “Various Artists”
R Dig BBT100019 – see under “Various Artists”
R Dig KCD12-8902 – see under “Various Artists”
R Dig S202B – see under “Various Artists”
R Dig S204B – see under “Various Artists”
R Dig S205B – see under “Various Artists”
R Dig S208B – see under “Various Artists”
Redmond Nostalgia CD-614, Jimmy Dorsey: Marine Corps Programs [ 19-22 ] •
Redmond Nostalgia CD-615, Jimmy Dorsey: Marine Corps Programs [ 23-26 ] •
Rhino R2 75283 – see under “Tommy Dorsey”
Rhino R2 77721 – see under “Various Artists”
Rhino R2 79805 – see under “Various Artists”
Sony Music Spec Prod A 17817 – see under “Various Artists”
Sony Music Spec Prod A 22373 – see under “Various Artists”
Sony Music Spec Prod A 28377, Jimmy Dorsey: A Kiss to Build a Dream On, 1997 •
Sony Music Spec Prod A2K 48978 – see under “Various Artists”
Soundcraft SC-5002, Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra: 1942-43 Broadcasts, 1999 •
Soundcraft SC-8007 – see under “Various Artists”
Soundies SCD 4111, Jimmy Dorsey: The Complete Standard Transcriptions •
Soundies SCD 4132 – see under “Various Artists”
Sounds of YesterYear (E) DSOY719, 1945 . . . The Champ • 
Sounds of YesterYear (E) DSOY822, Let’s Go To Town, 2010 •
Sounds of YesterYear (E) DSOY928, The Voice Of America Transcriptions, 2013 •
Sounds of YesterYear (E) DSOY931, The Voice Of America Transcriptions Vol Two •
Stardust Records CLP 0997-2, JD And His O Feat M Ferguson: Golden Era, 2001 •
Sugo Music SR 9908 – see under “Various Artists”
Time-Life HPD-14 – see under “Various Artists”
Time-Life HPD-16 – see under “Various Artists”
Time-Life HPD-18 – see under “Various Artists”
Time-Life HPD-24 – see under “Various Artists”
Time-Life R138-03 – see under “Various Artists”
Time-Life R139-39 – see under “Various Artists”
Time-Life TCD-0006, Big Bands: Jimmy Dorsey, 1992 •
Universal Music Spec Prod MSD-37083, Bob Eberly: The Jimmy Dorsey Years, 1997 •
Universal / Decca (J) UCCC-9070 – see under “Various Artists”
Varese Sarabande 302 066 479, The Fabulous J Dorsey: His Orch & Chorus, 2003 •
V-Disc, V-Disc: A Musical Contribution By America’s Best . . . JD, 1998 2-CDs •

Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra directed by Lee Castle
Atlantic J 7 81801-2, Dorsey, Then and Now, 1987 •
Montpellier (E) MONTCD 051 – see under “T Dorsey Orch directed by . . . Covington”
Montpellier (E) MONTCD 078, LC With The JDO: What’s New •
Pickwick 11272, Hits of Burt Bacharach, 1999 •
Pickwick PMTD 16002, Big Bands Return: LC & The JDO, 1989 •
Proj 3 PRD 5117, Jimmy Dorsey: His Greatest Hits, 1987 •

Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra directed by Bill Tole
Courtney Records CACD 7007, The JD OrchTM: Dir by B Tole: Feat N Knorr •

Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra directed by Jim Miller
Jim Miller Enterprises YRS001, On Tour - Down Memory Lane, 1992 cover: b&w •
Jim Miller Enterprises YRS001C, On Tour – Down Memory Lane, 1992 cover: color •
Jim Miller Enterprises JMCD 7502, The JDO: On Tour - Swingin' Today, 1998 •

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