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Ramsey, Frederic 1915-1995  Search this
Ory, Kid 1886-1973  Search this
Dodds, Johnny 1892-1940  Search this
Johnson, Bunk 1879-1949  Search this
Madison, Kid Shots 1899-1948  Search this
Armstrong, Louis 1900-1971  Search this
Oliver, King 1885-1938  Search this
Morton, Jelly Roll d. 1941  Search this
Lewis, George 1900-1968  Search this
Mares, Paul 1900-1949  Search this
Brunis, George 1900-1974  Search this
Bechet, Sidney 1897-1959  Search this
Dutrey, Honore 1894-1935  Search this
New Orleans Wanderers (Musical group)  Search this
Bunk's Brass Band  Search this
Dallas Jug Band  Search this
King Oliver's Jazz Band  Search this
Hot Seven  Search this
New Orleans Rhythm Kings (1922-1925)  Search this
Red Onion Jazz Babies  Search this
Johnny Dodds' Orchestra  Search this
Jelly Roll Morton's Quartet  Search this
Omer Simeon Trio  Search this
Album cover design:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
African American  Search this
Americans  Search this
Phonograph records
New Orleans (La.)
United States
Program notes by Frederic Ramsey, Jr. and bibliography (3 p.) inserted in container.
NEW ORLEANS WANDERERS: George Mitchell, Cornet; Kid Ory, Trombone; Johnny Dodds, Clarinet; probably Stomp Evans, Alto Saxophone; Lillian Hardin Armstrong, Piano; Johnny St. Cyr, Banjo; Baby Dodds, Drums.
BUNK'S BRASS BAND: Bunk Johnson, Kid Shots Madison, Trumpets; Jim Robinson, Trombone; Isidore Barbarin, Alto Horn; Adolphe Alexander, Baritone Horn; George Lewis, E-flat Clarinet; Joseph Clark, Tuba; Baby Dodds, Snare Drum; Lawrence Marrero, Bass Drum.
DALLAD JUG BAND: Unknown personnel: Woodblocks, Washboard, Cowbells, Stringed Instrument (Banjo, Ukelele, Mandolin) Kazoo, Jug, Whistle.
KING OLIVER'S CREOLE JAZZ BAND: King Oliver, Louis Armstrong, Cornets; Honore Dutrey, Trombone; Johnny Dodds, Clarinet; Lillian Hardin Armstrong, Piano; Baby Dodds, Drums; Bud Scott, Banjo; Bill Johnson, String Bass.
BUNK JOHNSON'S ORIGINAL SUPERIOR BAND: Bunk Johnson, Trumpet; Jim Robinson, Trombone; George Lewis, Clarinet; Walter Decou, Piano; Lawrence Marrero, Banjo; Austin Young, Bass; Ernest Rogers, Drums.
LOUIS ARMSTRONG AND HIS HOT SEVEN: Louis Armstrong, Cornet; Kid Ory, Trombone; Johnny Dodds, Clarinet; Lillian Hardin Armstrong, Piano; Johnny St. Cyr, Banjo; Pete Briggs, Tuba; Baby Dodds, Drums.
THE NEW ORLEANS RHYTHM KINGS: Paul Mares, Trumpet; George Brunies, Trombone; Leon Rappolo, Clarinet; Glen Scoville, Saxophone; Jelly Roll Morton, Piano; Lew Black, Banjo; Steve Brown, Bass; Ben Pollack, Drums.
THE RED ONION JAZZ BABIES: Louis Armstrong, Cornet; Charlie Irvis, Trombone; Sidney Bechet, Soprano Saxophone; Lillian Hardin Armstrong, Piano; Buddy Christian, Banjo; Josephine Beatty (Alberta Hunter) and Todd, Vocal.
JOHNNY DODDS AND HIS ORCHESTRA: Natty Dominique, Trumpet; Honore Dutrey, Trombone; Johnny Dodds, Clarinet; Lillian Hardin Armstrong, Piano; Bill Johnson, Bass; Baby Dodds, Drums.
JELLY ROLL MORTON'S QUARTET:Omer Simeon, clarinet; Geechy Fields, Trombone; Jelly Roll Morton, Piano; Tommy Benford, Drums.
Also issued as FA 57 (1950).
Track information:
101. Perdido Street Blues / New Orleans Wanderers, The, Kid Ory, Johnny Dodds
102. Didn't He Ramble / Bunk's Brass Band, Bunk Johnson, Kid Shots Madison
103. Bottle It Up and Go / Dallas Jug Band
104. Snake Rag / King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band, Louis Armstrong, King Oliver
105. New Orleans Blues (Joys) / Jelly Roll Morton
106. Down By the River / Band Johnson's Original Superior, Bunk Johnson, George Lewis
107. Keyhole Blues / Louis Armstrong & His Hot Seve, Louis Armstrong, Kid Ory
201. Dippermouth Blues / King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band, Louis Armstrong, King Oliver
202. High Society / King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band, Louis Armstrong, King Oliver
203. Millenburg Joys / New Orleans Rhythm Kings,The, Jelly Roll Morton
204. Tiger Rag / New Orleans Rhythm Kings,The, Paul Mares, George Brunies
205. Cake Walking Babies - Cake Walking Babies from Home / Red Onion Jazz Babies,The, Louis Armstrong, Sidney Bechet
206. Heah Me Talkin' To Ya / Johnny Dodds & His Orchestra, Johnny Dodds, Honore Dutrey
207. Mournful Serenade / Jelly Roll Morton's Quartet, Jelly Roll Morton, Omer Simeon
Publisher number:
FJ 2803 Folkways
FA 57 Folkways
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
Jazz  Search this
Brass band music  Search this
Dixieland music  Search this
Jug band music  Search this
Ragtime music  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 2803
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections