Jo Stafford Discography

1945


All recording sessions took place in Los Angeles, unless otherwise stated.

April 2, 1945 (Monday)


A Friend Of Yours (Matrix No. 605) * Recorded for single Capitol 199 

April 19, 1945 (Thursday)


I’m Comin’ Virginia (with ‘her Men of Jazz’) (Matrix No: J 670) * Recorded for the V-Disc program, issued on 
V-Disc 895
Blue Moon (with ‘her V-Disc Play Boys’) (Matrix No: VP 1320) * Recorded for the V-Disc program, issued on 
V-Disc 569
Lonesome Road (with ‘her V-Disc Boys’) (Matrix No: JDB 1321) * Recorded for the V-Disc program, issued on 
V-Disc 755
Bakery Blues (with ‘her V-Disc Play Boys’) (Matrix No: VP 1322) * Recorded for the V-Disc program, issued on 
V-Disc 537
Baby, Won’t You Please Come Home (with ‘her V-DISC Boys’) (Matrix No: VP 1323) * Recorded for the V-Disc program, issued on V-Disc 467
Am I Blue (with ‘her V-DISC Boys’) (Matrix No: VP 1335) * Recorded for the V-Disc program, issued on V-Disc 487

This recording session took place at the RCA Victor studios in New York.

June 20, 1945 (Wednesday)


Gee, It’s Good To Hold You (with Billy Butterfield - trumpet) (Matrix No. 682) * Originally unissued
The Wish That I Wish Tonight (Matrix No. 683) * Originally unissued
As Long As I Know You’re Somewhere (Matrix No. 684) * Originally unissued

All three of these recordings were issued in 2009 on the CD ‘Autumn In New York And Other Classics’ (DRG Records DRG CD 91518).

June 29, 1945 (Friday)


The Last Time I Saw You (Matrix No. 685) * Originally unissued 

This recording was issued in 2007, on the 2-CD Set ‘Jo Stafford - The Ultimate Capitol Collection’ (EMI Gold 3960722).

July 2, 1945 (Monday)


Gee, It’s Good To Hold You (with Billy Butterfield – trumpet) (Matrix No. 688) * Recorded for single Capitol 213
That’s For Me (Matrix No. 689) * Recorded for single Capitol 213 

October 31, 1945 (Wednesday)


Symphony (Matrix No. 797) * Recorded for single Capitol 227
Day By Day (Matrix No. 798) * Recorded for single Capitol 227
The Boy Next Door (Matrix No. 799) * Recorded for the album ‘Songs By Jo Stafford’ (Capitol BD-23) 

November 9, 1945 (Friday)


Over The Rainbow (Matrix No. 809) * Recorded for the album ‘Songs By Jo Stafford’ (Capitol BD-23)
Yesterdays (Matrix No. 810) * Recorded for the album ‘Songs By Jo Stafford’ (Capitol BD-23)
Georgia On My Mind (Matrix No. 811) * Recorded for the album ‘Songs By Jo Stafford’ (Capitol BD-23)
Walkin’ My Baby Back Home (Matrix No. 815) * Recorded for the album ‘Songs By Jo Stafford’ (Capitol BD-23)

November 16, 1945 (Friday)


Sometimes I’m Happy (Matrix No. 814) * Recorded for the album ‘Songs By Jo Stafford’ (Capitol BD-23)

November 21, 1945 (Wednesday)


You May Not Love Me (Matrix No. 821) * Recorded for single Capitol 238
Have I Ever Told You (Matrix No. 822) * Unissued