Belgian jazz guitar player René Thomas (1926 - 1975) recorded several sessions in Paris, France.
In 1954 he recorded an album with his quintet called "René Thomas Et Son Quintette". The quintet included Buzz Gardner on trumpet.
album was rereleased on cd in 1999.
thomas quintet: rené thomas et son quintette
(1954, lp, fr, vogue ld210) - feat.buzz gardner
sextet / rené thomas quintet / frank foster quartet / feat.
henri renaud: the 1954 paris sessions
(1999, cd, france, bmg 74321622912) - feat.buzz gardner