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A1 The Happy Cats
Written-By – Joe Newman
A2 Cocktails For Two
Written-By – Arthur Johnston, Sam Coslow
A3 Later For The Happenings
Written-By – Johnny Acea
A4 Buttercup
Written-By – Bud Powell
A5 Robbins' Nest
Written-By – Illinois Jacquet, Sir Charles Thompson
A6 They Can't Take That Away From Me
Written-By – George & Ira Gershwin
B1 Feather's Nest
Written-By – Ernie Wilkins
B2 Mean To Me
Written-By – Fred Ahlert*, Roy Turk
B3 Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Written-By – Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler
B4 Joe's Tune
Written-By – Joe Newman
B5 I Never Knew
Written-By – Gus Kahn, Ted Fio Rito*


  • Arranged By – Al Cohn (tracks: A6, B2, B3), Ernie Wilkins (tracks: A2, A5, B1, B4, B5), Quincy Jones (tracks: A4)
  • Bass – Eddie Jones
  • Drums – Connie Kay
  • Flute – Frank Wess (tracks: A1, A3, B2 to B5)
  • Liner Notes – John S. Wilson
  • Piano – Johnny Acea
  • Tenor Saxophone – Frank Wess (tracks: A2, A4 to B2, B5)
  • Trombone – Frank Rehak
  • Trumpet – Joe Newman


Maroon deep groove label with silver text

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 stamped): MG5392T4 1P
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 stamped): MG5393T2 1P

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
LVA 9052 Joe Newman Sextet The Happy Cats ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Vogue Coral, Vogue LVA 9052 UK 1957
CMV 40.014-30, CVM 40014-30 Joe Newman Sextet The Happy Cats ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Coral, Coral CMV 40.014-30, CVM 40014-30 France Unknown
510.198 Joe Newman Sextet The Happy Cats ‎(LP, Album, Mono) MCA Records 510.198 France Unknown
JASM 1008 Joe Newman Sextet The Happy Cats ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Jasmine Records JASM 1008 UK 1982

Joe Newman Sextet - The Happy Cats

Musician performer: Joe Newman Sextet

Title: The Happy Cats

Date of release: 1957

Genre: Jazz

Size MP3: 1582 mb

Size FLAC: 1689 mb

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