Riverside Records Catalog: 1000, 2500, 8000 series

Riverside Jazz Archives 1000 series (10 inch LP)

RLP 1001   Louis Armstrong Plays The Blues

Louis Armstrong (cornet) Charlie Green (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Fletcher Henderson (piano) Charlie Dixon (banjo) Kaiser Marshall (drums) Ma Rainey (vocals)
NYC, circa October 16, 1924
1925-1See See Rider Blues
1926-2Jelly Bean Blues
1927-2Countin' The Blues
Louis Armstrong (cornet) Charlie Green (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Lil Hardin (piano) Charlie Dixon (banjo) Trixie Smith (vocals)
NYC, March, 1925
2063-1,2The World's Jazz Crazy
2064-1,2The Railroad Blues
Louis Armstrong (cornet) Charlie Green (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Lil Hardin (piano) Charlie Dixon (banjo) Coot Grant, Kid Wesley Wilson (vocals)
NYC, circa September, 1925
2280-2Come On Coot, Do That Thing
2282-1,2Find Me At The Greasy Spoon
possibly Joe Smith (cornet) Fletcher Henderson (piano) Kid Wesley Wilson (vocals)
2284-1When Your Man Is Going To Put You Down

RLP 1002   Johnny Dodds, Vol. 1 - Dixieland Trumpers

Shirley Clay (cornet) Albert Wynn (trombone) Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Lovie Austin (piano) Houston Woodfork (banjo) Henry Williams (vocals -2)
Chicago, IL, August, 1926
1. 2623-2In The Alley Blues
2. 2624-2Merry Maker's Twine
Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Jimmy Blythe (piano) Jimmy Bertland (washboard) and others
Chicago, IL, October 26, 1926
2749-2Ape Man
Natty Dominique (cornet) Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Jimmy Blythe (piano) Jimmy Bertland (drums, washboard)
Chicago, IL, December, 1927
20240-1Oriental Man
20241-2Sock That Thing
Weary Way Blues
There'll Come A Day
Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Blind Blake (guitar, vocals) Jimmy Bertland (wood blocks, slide whistle)
Chicago, IL, circa April, 1928
20521-3Hot Potatoes

RLP 1003   Ma Rainey, Vol. 1

Georgia Tom Dorsey (piano) Martell Pettiford (banjo) Herman Brown (kazoo, washboard, tub bass) Carl Reid (jug, jazzhorn) Ma Rainey (vocals) band moaning effects
Chicago, IL, circa June, 1928
20667-2Traveling Blues
20668-2Deep Moanin' Blues
Georgia Tom Dorsey (piano) Tampa Red (drums) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa September, 1928
20878-1Daddy, Goodbye Blues
20879-2Sleep Talking Blues
20881-1Blame It On The Blues
20883-3Runaway Blues
Georgia Tom Dorsey (piano) Tampa Red (guitar) Ma Rainey (vocals)
20897-1Leaving This Morning
20898-2Black Eye Blues

RLP 1004   Muggsy Spanier/Frank Teschemacher - Muggsy, Tesch And The Chicagoans

Dick Feigie, Muggsy Spanier (cornet) Frank Teschemacher (clarinet) Charles Pierce (alto sax) Ralph Rudder (tenor sax) Dan Liscomb (piano) Stuart Branch (guitar) Johnny Mueller (bass) Paul Kettler (drums)
Chicago, IL, circa February, 1927
20399-1Bull Frog Blues
20400-2China Boy
Muggsy Spanier (cornet) Frank Teschemacher (clarinet) Mezz Mezzrow (tenor sax) Joe Sullivan (piano) Eddie Condon (banjo) Jim Lannigan (tuba) George Wettling (drums) Red McKenzie (vocals)
Chicago, IL, November 12, 1927
20563Friar's Point Shuffle
Darktown Strutters' Ball
Charlie Altier (cornet) Maurice Bercov (clarinet) Charles Pierce (alto sax) Ralph Rudder (tenor sax) Dan Liscomb (piano) Stuart Branch (guitar) Johnny Mueller (bass) Paul Kettler (drums)
Chicago, IL, March, 1928
20469-3Jazz Me Blues
20470-4Sister Kate
Muggsy Spanier (cornet) Jack Read (trombone) Frank Teschemacher (clarinet, alto sax) Charles Pierce (alto sax) Ralph Rudder (tenor sax) Dan Liscomb (piano) Stuart Branch (guitar) Johnny Mueller (bass) Paul Kettler (drums)
Chicago, IL, April, 1928
20534-2Nobody's Sweetheart
Frank Melrose (piano)
Chicago, IL, April, 1929
21228-2Whoopee Stomp

RLP 1005   Louis Armstrong, and others - New Orleans Horns

Charles Matson (piano, arranger, leader) and others
NYC, July 30, 1923
9104'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do
9105I Just Want A Daddy
Bernie Young (cornet) Preston Jackson (trombone) Happy Caldwell (clarinet) Stump Evans (alto sax) Cassino Simpson (piano) Mike McKendrick (banjo) Eddie Temple (drums) Anna Oliver (vocals)
Chicago, IL, November, 1923
1587-1,2Dearborn Street Blues
Louis Armstrong, King Oliver (cornet) Honore Dutrey (trombone) Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Lil Hardin (piano) Johnny St. Cyr (banjo) Charlie Jackson (bass sax) Baby Dodds (drums)
Chicago, IL, circa December 24, 1923
1622-2Mabel's Dream
1623-2The Southern Stomp
1624-2Riverside Blues
Freddie Keppard (cornet) Eddie Vincent (trombone) Jimmy O'Bryant (clarinet) Arthur Campbell (piano) Jasper Taylor (wood blocks) Papa Charlie Jackson (vocals -2)
Chicago, IL, September, 1926
1. 2651Stock Yards Strut
2. 2653-1Salty Dog

RLP 1006   Various Artists - Ragtime Piano Rolls, Vol. 1

Scott Joplin (piano rolls)
March 15, 1899
Original Rags
same personnel
December 29, 1902
The Entertainer
Thomas Million Turpin (piano rolls)
circa 1903
St. Louis Rag
James Scott (piano rolls)
1909
JS413Grace And Beauty
Scott Joplin (piano rolls)
Fig Leaf Rag
James Scott (piano rolls)
1911
JS407Ragtime Oriole
Scott Joplin (piano rolls)
May 1, 1912
Scott Joplin's New Rag
Joseph Lamb (piano rolls)
circa 1914
SL408:8PAmerican Beauty Rag

RLP 1007   King Oliver Plays The Blues

B.T. Wingfield (cornet) Jesse Crump (organ) Ida Cox (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa July, 1928
20703-2Born Orchard Blues
20708-2Western Union Blues
20712-2Fogyism
20714-1Tree Top Tail Papa
King Oliver (cornet) Charlie Green (trombone) Arville Harris (clarinet) Clarence Williams (piano) Cyrus St. Clair (sousaphone) Sara Martin (vocals)
Long Island, NY, November, 1928
278Death String Me Blues
King Oliver (cornet) Charlie Green (trombone) Clarence Williams (piano) Cyrus St. Clair (sousaphone) Sara Martin (vocals)
Long Island, NY, December, 1928
305-AMean Tight Mama
306Mistreatin' Man Blues
307-AKitchen Man Blues

RLP 1008   Tommy Dorsey/Jimmy Dorsey - Jazz Of The Roaring Twenties

Bill Moore, Red Nichols (cornet) Tommy Dorsey, Miff Mole (trombone) Arnold Brillhardt, Freddie Cusick, Bobby Davis, Jimmy Dorsey (sax, clarinet) Irvin Brodsky (piano) Tommy Fellini (banjo) Adrian Rollini (bass sax) Stan King (drums) Ed Kirkeby (leader)
NYC, January 19, 1925
Keep Smiling At Trouble
same personnel
NYC, April 2, 1925
Charleston
add Arthur Hall (vocals)
NYC, April 22, 1925
The Flapper Wife
same personnel
NYC, July 15, 1925
Manhattan
omit Mole, Hall
NYC, September 15, 1925
Sweet Man
add Miff Mole (trombone) Johnny Ryan (vocals)
NYC, November 24, 1925
Clap Hands, Here Comes Charley
Five Foot Two Eyes Of Blue
Billy Keyes, Chelsea Quealey (trumpet) Chuck Campbell (trombone) ??? Allen (tuba) Bobby Davis, Bob Fallon (alto sax, clarinet) Sam Ruby (tenor sax) Ted Black (piano) Tommy Fellini (banjo) Jimmy Wilson (drums)
NYC, July 15, 1927
Miss Annabelle Lee

RLP 1009   Various Artists - Pioneers Of Boogie Woogie, Vol. 1

Meade "Lux" Lewis (piano)
Chicago, IL, December 27, 1927
20246-2Honky Tonk Train Blues
Cow Cow Davenport (piano)
Richmond, IN, April 1, 1929
14985Solw Drag
Ike Rodgers (trombone) Henry Brown (piano)
Richmond, IN, August 16, 1929
15455Henry Brown Blues
Charles Spand (piano, vocals) Blind Blake (guitar)
Richmond, IN, August 17, 1929
15455Moanin' The Blues
Blind Leroy Garnett (piano) James Wiggins (speech -1)
Richmond, IN, October 12, 1929
1. 15766Count 'Em Down
2. 15767Louisiana Glide
Wesley Wallace (piano)
Grafton, WI, November 15, 1929
L-184-2No. 29
L-185-1Fanny Lee Blues

RLP 1010   Rediscovered Fats Waller Solos

Fats Waller (piano rolls)
NYC, April, 1923
Your Time Now
same personnel
NYC, June, 1923
Snake Hips
'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do
same personnel
NYC, July, 1923
Papa Better Watch Your Step
same personnel
NYC, circa July, 1923
Mama's Got The Blues
same personnel
NYC, December, 1923
You Can't Do What My Last Man Did
same personnel
NYC, circa February, 1926
Squeeze Me
same personnel
NYC, circa March, 1926
18th Street Strut

RLP 1011   James P. Johnson, Vol. 1 - Early Harlem Piano

James P. Johnson (piano rolls)
NYC, May, 1921
It Take Love To Care The Heart's Disease
Loveless Love (as A Blues Ballad)
same personnel
NYC, February, 1922
I've Got My Habits On
same personnel
NYC, March, 1922
Vampin' Liza Jane
same personnel
NYC, June, 1922
Harlem Strut
same personnel
NYC, July, 1926
Charleston
Harlem Choc'late Babies On Parade
Make Me A Pallet On The Floor

RLP 1012   Art Hodes' Chicago Rhythm Kings

Marty Marsala (cornet) Frank Teschemacher (clarinet) Mezz Mezzrow (tenor sax) Joe Sullivan (piano) Eddie Condon (banjo, vocals) Jim Lannigan (tuba) Gene Krupa (drums) Red McKenzie (vocals)
Chicago, IL, April 6, 1928
C1885-AThere'll Be Some Changes Made
C1886-AI've Found A New Baby
Rod Cless (clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Jimmy Butts (bass)
NYC, May, 1940
Diga Diga Doo
Tin Roof Blues
Four Or Five Times
Marty Marsala (trumpet) Rod Cless (clarinet) Art Hodes (piano) Jack Goss (guitar) Earl Murphy (bass)
NYC, August 17, 1940
Song Of The Wanderer
Randolph Street Rage

RLP 1013   The Fabulous Trombones Of Ike Rodgers

Ike Rodgers (trombone) Henry Brown (piano) Alice Moore (vocals)
Richmond, IN, August 16, 1929
15448Prison Blues (Country Farm Blues)
15449-AMy Man Blues
Ike Rodgers (trombone) Henry Brown (piano) Alice Moore (comments)
15446It Hurts So Good
15451Screamin' The Blues
21st Street Stomp
Ike Rodgers (trombone) and others
Richmond, IN, circa 1929
Nickel's Worth Of Liver
Good Chib Blues
Barrel House Flat

RLP 1014   The Folk Blues Of Blind Lemon Jefferson

Blind Lemon Jefferson (guitar, vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa May, 1926
2557-2Jack O'Diamonds Blues
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa November, 1926
3076-2Broke And Hungry
3077-2Shuckin' Sugar Blues
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa October, 1927
20076-2Lonesome House Blues
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa February, 1928
20381-3Balky Mule Blues
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa March, 1929
21202-1That Black Snake Moan No. 2
same personnel
Gennett Studios, Richmond, IN, September 24, 1929
15666Mosquito Moan
15667Southern Woman Blues

RLP 1015   Johnny Dodds, Vol. 2

Freddie Keppard (trumpet) unknown (trombone) Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Jimmy Blythe (piano) unknown (drums) Trixie Smith (vocals -1)
Chicago, IL, July 26, 1926
1. 2602-1Messin' Around
2. 2603-1Adam's Apple
Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Jimmy Blythe (piano) Jimmy Bertland (washboard) and others
Chicago, IL, October 26, 1926
2750-2Your Folks
Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Tiny Parham (piano)
Chicago, IL, circa April, 1927
4413-1Loveless Love
4414-2Nineteenth Street Blues
Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Blind Blake (guitar, vocals) Jimmy Bertland (wood blocks, slide whistle)
Chicago, IL, circa April, 1928
20520-2C.C. Pill Blues
Johnny Dodds (clarinet) possibly Jimmy Blythe or Tiny Parham (piano) Bob Robinson (guitar, vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa February, 1929
21184-1Steal Away
21185-2Salty Dog

RLP 1016   Ma Rainey, Vol. 2

Tommy Ladnier (cornet) Jimmy O'Bryant (clarinet) Arville Harris (alto sax) Lovie Austin (piano) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa March, 1924
1701-2Honey Where You Been So Long
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa May, 1924
1758-2Lawd Send Me A Man Blues
1759-2Ma Rainey's Mistery Record
Bernie Young (cornet) Albert Wynn (trombone) Barney Bigard (soprano, alto sax) probably Lil Henderson (piano) possibly Rip Bassett (banjo) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, February 3-18, 1926
2448-2Broken Hearted Blues
2451-4Jealousy Blues
2452-1Seeking Blues
Jimmy Blythe (piano) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa February, 1926
2466-1Mountain Jack Blues
possibly Shirley Clay (cornet) Albert Wynn (trombone) possibly Artie Starks (clarinet) unknown (piano) unknown (drums) Ma Rainey (vocals) unknown male talking
Chicago, IL, circa December, 1927
20229-2"Ma" Rainey's Black Bottom

RLP 1017   Apollo Syncopators And Jazz Wizards - Jazz Collectors Item, Vol. 1

B.T. Wingfield (cornet) Charlie Lawson (trombone) Junie Cobb (clarinet, alto sax) unknown (tenor sax) Leroy Pickett (violin) Tiny Parham (piano) Jimmy Bertland (drums)
Chicago, IL, circa December, 1926
4053-1Alexander Where's That Band
4054-1Mojo Strut
Ed Allen (cornet) Ed Cuffee (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet, alto sax) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Clarence Williams (piano) Cyrus St. Clair (sousaphone)
NYC, circa October, 1927
2887-2Snake 'Em Up
2888-2Jingles
unknown (cornet) Kid Ory (trombone) Artie Starks (clarinet, alto sax) Tiny Parham (piano) possibly Mike McKendrick (banjo)
Chicago, IL, December, 1927
20206-4Jim Jackson's Kansas City Blues
20207-3A Little Bit Closer
Elisha Herbert (cornet) Honore Dutrey (trombone) Artie Starks (clarinet) unknown (alto sax) Richard M. Jones (piano)
Chicago, IL, October, 1928
Hot And Ready
It's A Low-Down Thing

RLP 1018   Jelly Roll Morton - Rediscovered Solos

no details

RLP 1019   Ida Cox With Tommy Ladnier And Joe Smith

Tommy Ladnier (cornet) Jimmy O'Bryant (clarinet) Lovie Austin (piano) Ida Cox (vocals)
Chicago, IL, July, 1923
1488-3,4Ida Cox's Lawdy Lawdy Blues
Tommy Ladnier (cornet) Arville Harris (alto sax) Lovie Austin (piano) Ida Cox (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa March, 1924
1608-2Mean Papa Turn Your Key
Elmer Chambers (cornet) Charlie Green (trombone) Don Redman (soprano sax) Fletcher Henderson (piano) Charlie Dixon (banjo) Kaiser Marshall (drums) Ida Cox (vocals)
Chicago, IL, January, 1925
2000-3Graveyard Bound Blues
2002-2,3Georgia Hound Blues
Dave Nelson (cornet) Jesse Crump (organ) Ida Cox (vocals)
Chicago, IL, September, 1925
2293-1Coffin Blues
2294-1,2Rambling Blues
possibly B.T. Wingfield (cornet) unknown (clarinet, soprano sax) possibly Tiny Parham (piano) Ida Cox (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa August, 1928
20766-1Worn Down Daddy Blues
20768-1You Stole My Man

RLP 1020   Jimmy Blythe With Roy Palmer

Roy Palmer (trombone) Darnell Howard (clarinet, alto sax) Jimmy Blythe (piano) unknown (banjo) Jimmy Bertland (washboard) Albert Bell (kazoo) Eddie Hudson (vocals)
Richmond, IN, March 17, 1931
GE17619Tiger Moan
GE17620Barrel House Stomp
GE17621Georgia Grind
GE17622Careless Love
GE17623-AKentucky Blues
GE17624I Want To Be Your Lovin' Man
GE17625South African Blues
GE17626Me And The Blues
GE17627-ASic 'Em, Tige'

RLP 1021   Fats Waller - The Amazing Mr. Waller, Vol. 1 - Fats At The Organ

Fats Waller (piano, organ, vocals)
Langworth Transcriptions, NYC, November 20, 1939
043185-1Go Down Moses
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Hallelujah, I'm A Bum
Hand Me Down My Walking Cane
043186-1Frankie And Johnny
She'll Be Comin' Round The Mountain
Deep River
Lord Delivered Daniel

RLP 1022   Fats Waller - The Amazing Mr. Waller, Vol. 2 - Jivin' With Fats

Fats Waller (piano, organ, vocals): same session
Langworth Transcriptions, NYC, November 20, 1939
043188-1Intermezzo (From Cavalleria Rusticana)
When You And I Were Young, Maggie
Loch Lomond
Oh! Susannah
043189-1Old Oaken Bucket
Faust Waltz
Annie Laurie
Oh! Dem Golden Slippers

RLP 1023   Bix Beiderbecke And The Wolverines

Bix Beiderbecke (cornet) Al Gande (trombone) Jimmy Hartwell (clarinet, alto sax) George Johnson (tenor sax) Dick Voynow (piano, director) Bob Gillette (banjo) Min Leibrook (tuba) Vic Moore (drums)
Richmond, IN, February 18, 1924
11751-AFidgety Feet
11754-AJazz Me Blues
Bix Beiderbecke (cornet) Jimmy Hartwell (clarinet, alto sax) George Johnson (tenor sax) Dick Voynow (piano, director) Bob Gillette (banjo) Min Leibrook (tuba) Vic Moore (drums)
Richmond, IN, May 6, 1924
11852Oh Baby
11853Copenhagen
11854-CRiverboat Shuffle
Bix Beiderbecke (cornet) George Brunis (trombone, kazoo) Jimmy Hartwell (clarinet, alto sax) George Johnson (tenor sax) Dick Voynow (piano, director) Bob Gillette (banjo) Min Leibrook (tuba) Vic Moore (drums)
NYC, September 18, 1924
9079Sensation
9080-ALazy Daddy

RLP 1024   George Brunis With The New Orleans Rhythm Kings

Paul Mares (cornet) George Brunis (trombone) Leon Roppolo (clarinet) Jack Pettis (C melody sax) Elmer Schoebel (piano) Lew Black (banjo) Steve Brown (bass) Frank Snyder (drums)
Richmond, IN, August 29, 1922
11179-CFarewell Blues
11180-ADiscontented Blues
11181-BBugle Call Blues
same personnel
Richmond, IN, August 30, 1922
11182-BPanama
11183-CTiger Rag
Paul Mares (cornet) George Brunis (trombone) Leon Roppolo (clarinet) Mel Stitzel (piano) Ben Pollack (drums)
Richmond, IN, March 12, 1923
11353-AThat's A Plenty
same personnel
Richmond, IN, March 13, 1923
11358-BMaple Leaf Rag
11359-BTin Roof Blues

RLP 1025   Various Artists - Ragtime Piano Rolls, Vol. 2

no details

RLP 1026   Tommy Ladnier, Vol. 1 - Blues And Stomp

Alex Calamese, Tommy Ladnier (cornet) Eddie Vincent (trombone) Bass Moore (tuba) Jimmie Noone (clarinet) Horace Diemer (alto sax) Glover Compton (piano) John Basley (banjo) Ollie Powers (drums)
Chicago, IL, September, 1923
1502-4Play That Thing
Tommy Ladnier (cornet) Jimmy O'Bryant (clarinet) Lovie Austin (piano)
Chicago, IL, circa November, 1924
10004-2Steppin' On The Blues
10005-2Traveling Blues
Tommy Ladnier (cornet) Jimmy O'Bryant (clarinet) Lovie Austin (piano) W.E. Burton (drums) Priscilla Stewart (vocals)
Chicago, IL, April, 1925
2094-2Charleston Mad
2095-2Charleston, South Carolina
2096-1Heebie Jeebies
2097-2Peepin' Blues
2098-2Mojo Blues

RLP 1027   Jelly Roll Morton's Kings Of Jazz

Dominique "T-Boy" Remay (cornet) Roy Palmer (trombone) Wilson Townes (clarinet) Arville Harris (alto sax) Jelly Roll Morton (piano) Jasper Taylor (wood blocks)
Chicago, IL, June 23, 1923
1435-2Muddy Water Blues
Boyd Senter (clarinet, alto sax) Jelly Roll Morton (piano) 'Memphis' (comb) W.E. Burton (kazoo)
Chicago, IL, April 1, 1924
8065-2Mr. Jelly Lord
Lee Collins (cornet) Roy Palmer (trombone) Balls Ball (clarinet) Alex Poole (alto sax) Jelly Roll Morton (piano)
Chicago, IL, circa September, 1924
635Fish Tail Blues
636High Society
King Oliver (cornet) Jelly Roll Morton (piano)
Chicago, IL, circa December, 1924
685King Porter Stomp
687Tom Cat Blues
Volly De Faut (clarinet) Jelly Roll Morton (piano) W.E. Burton (kazoo)
Chicago, IL, May, 1925
791My Gal
792Wolverine Blues

RLP 1028   Jimmy Yancey - A Lost Recording Date

Jimmy Yancey (piano)
Chicago, IL, May 4, 1939
La Salle Street Breakdown
Two O'Clock Blues
Big Bear Train
Janie's Joys
Lean Bacon
Lucile's Lament
Beezum Blues
Yancey Limited

RLP 1029   Louis Armstrong With King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band

Louis Armstrong, King Oliver (cornet) Honore Dutrey (trombone) Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Lil Hardin (piano) Bill Johnson (banjo) Baby Dodds (drums)
Richmond, IN, April 5, 1923
11383-BJust Gone
11384-BCanal Street Blues
11385-CMandy Lee Blues
11387-AChimes Blues
same personnel
Richmond, IN, April 6, 1923
11388Weather Bird Rag
11389-BDippermouth Blues
11390-BFroggie Moore
11391Snake Rag

RLP 1030   Wingy Manone's Dixieland Jazz

Wingy Manone (trumpet, vocals) George Walters (clarinet) Joe Dunn (tenor sax) Maynard Spencer (piano) Dash Burkis (drums)
Richmond, IN, August 28, 1930
16950-CSnake That Thing
16951Tar Raper Stomp
Eddie Camden, Bob Pierce (trumpet -4) Wingy Manone (trumpet, vocals) Miff Frink (trombone) George Walters (clarinet) Joe Dunn (tenor sax) Maynard Spencer (piano) unknown (banjo) Orville Haynes (tuba) Dash Burkis (drums)
Richmond, IN, September 19, 1930
1. 17058Up The Country
2. 17059-ETin Roof Blues
3. 17060Weary Blues
4. 17061Big Butter And Egg Man

RLP 1031   Jimmy Blythe - South Side Piano

Jimmy Blythe, W.E. Burton (piano) Bill Johnson (bass) Marcus Norman (drums, washboard, effects)
Chicago, IL, circa June, 1928
20657-1Five O'Clock Stomp
20659-2South Side Stomp

RLP 1032   Various Artists - The Great Blues Singers

probably B.T. Wingfield (cornet) Junie Cobb (clarinet) Jimmy Blythe or Tiny Parham (piano) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa November, 1926
408-2Soon This Morning
Jimmy Blythe (piano) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa December, 1926
4021-2Don't Fish In My Sea
Joe Smith (cornet) Russell Smith (trumpet) Charlie Green (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Happy Caldwell (tenor sax) James P. Johnson (piano) Charlie Dixon (banjo) Harry Hull (bass) Kaiser Marshall (drums) Bessie Smith (vocals) The T. Rosamund Johnson And The Hall Johnson Choir (mixed vocal chorus)
film soundtrack, NYC, circa August, 1929
NY39St. Louis Blues, Part 1
NY40St. Louis Blues, Part 2
NY41St. Louis Blues, Part 3
NY42St. Louis Blues, Part 4
Roy Palmer (trombone) unknown (clarinet) possibly Tiny Parham (piano) Ida Cox (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa October, 1929
21416-2I'm So Glad
21418-1Jail House Blues
Ma Rainey (vocals) and others
unknown location, date
Troubled In Mind Blues
Careless Love

RLP 1033   Clarence Williams With King Oliver Or Ed Allen

Ed Allen, King Oliver (cornet) possibly Ed Cuffee (trombone) Arville Harris (clarinet, alto sax) Benny Waters (clarinet, tenor sax) unknown (sax) Clarence Williams (piano) LeRoy Harris (banjo) Cyrus St. Clair (sousaphone)
Long Island City, NY, August, 1928
Speakeasy Blues
Long Deep And Wide
Ed Allen (cornet) Arville Harris (clarinet) Clarence Williams (piano) Cyrus St. Clair (sousaphone) Anna Bell (vocals)
Long Island City, NY, circa September, 1928
173-A,BKitchen Woman Blues
174-BLock Step Blues
Ed Allen, King Oliver (cornet) Ed Cuffee (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Arville Harris (clarinet, alto sax) Benny Waters (clarinet, tenor sax) Clarence Williams (piano, vocals)
Long Island City, NY, November, 1928
270Bozo
271Bimbo
272-ALongshoreman's Blues
Ed Allen, King Oliver (cornet) Ed Cuffee (trombone) Arville Harris (clarinet, alto sax) Benny Waters (clarinet, tenor sax) Clarence Williams (piano, vocals) LeRoy Harris (banjo)
Long Island City, NY, December, 1928
308Beau-Koo-Jack
309-ASister Kate

RLP 1034   Various Artists - Pioneers Of Boogie Woogie, Vol. 2

Charles Avery (piano)
Chicago, IL, circa October, 1929
21438-2Dearborn Street Breakdown

RLP 1035   Muggsy Spanier And His Bucktown Five

Muggsy Spanier (cornet) Guy Carey (trombone) Volly De Faut (clarinet) Mel Stitzel (piano) Marvin Saxbe (banjo, guitar, cymbals)
Richmond, IN, February 25, 1924
11766-BSteady Roll Blues
11767Mobile Blues
11768-BReally A Pain
11769-BChicago Blues
11770-BHot Mittens
11771-BBuddy's Habits
Muggsy Spanier (cornet) Guy Carey (trombone) Joe Gish (tuba) Volly De Faut (clarinet) Mel Stitzel (piano) Ben Pollack (drums)
Chicago, IL, circa July, 1925
828Why Couldn't It Be Poor Little Me
829Everybody Loves My Baby

RLP 1036   Jimmy Blythe's State Street Ramblers

Natty Dominique (cornet) unknown (alto sax) Jimmy Blythe (piano) W.E. Burton (washboard)
Richmond, IN, April 23, 1928
13686My Baby
13687Oriental Man
13688-APleasure Mad
13690-ASome Do And Some Don't
13691Tack It Down
Baldy McDonald (clarinet) unknown (alto sax) Jimmy Blythe (piano) Bill Johnson (bass) Marcus H. Norman (drums) W.E. Burton (washboard)
Richmond, IN, July 18, 1928
14065-BEndurance Stomp
14066Tuxedo Stomp
14067-CBrown-Skin Mama

RLP 1037   Cripple Clarence Lofton - A Lost Recording Date

Cripple Clarence Lofton (piano, vocals)
Chicago, IL, 1939
More Motion
Sweet Tooth
Sixes And Sevens
Lofty Blues
House Rent Struggle
Juice Joint
Salty Woman Blues
Clarence's Blues

RLP 1038   Jelly Roll Morton - Classic Jazz Piano, Vol. 1

Jelly Roll Morton (piano)
Richmond, IN, July 18, 1923
11544Grandpa's Spells
11545Kansas City Stomps
same personnel
Richmond, IN, June 9, 1924
11908-AShreveport Stomp
11910-AMamamita
11911-AJelly Roll Blues
11912-ABig Foot Ham (as Big Fat Ham)
11913-ABucktown Blues
11914Tom Cat Blues
11915-AStratford Hunch
11917The Perfect Rag

RLP 1039   Various Artists - Backwoods Blues

Buddy Boy Hawkins (guitar, vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa April, 1927
4415-1Shaggy Dog Blues
4419-2Jailhouse Fire Blues
Bobby Grant (guitar, vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa December, 1927
20204-3Nappy Head Blues
20212-2Lonesome Atlanta Blues
unknown artists
circa 1927
Gone Dead Train
Tell Me Baby
Mr. Conductor Man
Big Bill Blues

RLP 1040   Various Artists - Jazz Collectors Item, Vol. 2 - Rare Examples Of Early Jazz

Henry McCord (trumpet) Bradley Bullett (trombone) John Williams (alto, baritone sax) Mary Leo Burley aka Mary Lou Williams (piano) Joe Williams (banjo) Robert Price (drums)
Chicago, IL, February, 1927
4187-2Down In Gallion
4188-1,2Goose Grease
unknown artists
circa 1927
South African Blues
Piggly Wiggly
Maxwell Street Stomp
Good Time Mama
I've Got It All
Mid The Pyramids

RLP 1041   Jelly Roll Morton - Classic Jazz Piano, Vol. 2

no details

RLP 1042   Mutt Carey Plays The Blues

Mutt Carey (trumpet -1/5,7) Hociel Thomas (piano, vocals)
San Francisco, CA, August 30, 1946
1. SF1-AGambler's Dream
2. SF2Muddy Water Blues
3. SF3Go Down Sunshine
4. SF4Advice Blues
5. SF5Barrel House Man
6. SF6Tebo's Texas Boogie
7. SF7Nobody Knows You (When You're Down And Out)

RLP 1043   Will Ezell

Will Ezell (piano)
Chicago, IL, circa September, 1927
4786-2Barrel House Woman
4787-2West Coast Rag
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa August, 1928
20824-2Mixed Up Rag
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa February, 1929
21144-2Bucket Of Blood
21145-2Heifer Dust
21146-1Playing The Dozen
Baby James (cornet) Will Ezell (piano, vocals) Blind Roosevelt Graves (guitar) Uaroy Graves (tambourine)
Richmond, IN, September 20, 1929
15649-AJust Can't Stay Here
15650Pitchin' Boogie

RLP 1044   Tommy Ladnier Plays The Blues

Tommy Ladnier (cornet) Jimmy O'Bryant (clarinet) Lovie Austin (piano) Edmonia Henderson (vocals)
Chicago, IL, December, 1923
1601-1Black Man Blues
1603-1,2Worried 'Bout Him Blues
Tommy Ladnier (cornet) Jimmy O'Bryant (clarinet) Arville Harris (alto sax) Lovie Austin (piano) Edmonia Henderson (vocals)
Chicago, IL, February, 1924
1689-1,2Brownskin Man
1690-2Traveling Blues
Tommy Ladnier (cornet) Jimmy O'Bryant (clarinet) Arville Harris (alto sax) Lovie Austin (piano) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa March, 1924
1702-3Ya-Do-Do (as Yada Do Blues)
1703-1Those Dogs Of Mine (as Famous Cornfield Blues)
1704-2Lucky Rock Blues

RLP 1045   Ma Rainey, Vol. 3

Joe Smith (cornet) Charlie Green (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Fletcher Henderson (piano) Charlie Dixon (banjo) Coleman Hawkins (bass sax) Kaiser Marshall (drums) Ma Rainey (vocals)
NYC, early December, 1925
2372-2Chain Gang Blues
2375-2Wringing And Twisting Blues
Bernie Young (cornet) Albert Wynn (trombone) Barney Bigard (soprano, alto sax) probably Lil Henderson (piano) possibly Rip Bassett (banjo) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, February 3-18, 1926
2448-2Broken Hearted Blues
2451-4Jealousy Blues
2452-1Seeking Blues
Jimmy Blythe (piano) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa February, 1926
2466-1Mountain Jack Blues
Homer Hobson (cornet) Albert Wynn (trombone) Tom Brown (clarinet, alto sax) Doc Cheatham (soprano sax) Lil Henderson (piano) Rip Bassett (banjo) Ben Thigpen (drums) unknown (musical saw) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa June, 1926
2628-1Sissy Blues
2629-2Broken Soul Blues
Shirley Clay (cornet) probably Al Wynn or Kid Ory (trombone) Claude "Hop" Hopkins (piano) unknown (banjo) Ma Rainey (vocals)
Chicago, IL, August, 1927
4707-1Misery Blues
4708-2Dead Drunk Blues
possibly Shirley Clay (cornet) Albert Wynn (trombone) possibly Artie Starks (clarinet) unknown (piano) unknown (drums) Ma Rainey (vocals) unknown male talking
Chicago, IL, circa December, 1927
20233-1New Bo-Weavil Blues
20234-1Moonshine Blues

RLP 1046   James P. Johnson, Vol. 2 - Early Harlem Piano

no details

RLP 1047   Bunk Johnson

Bunk Johnson (trumpet) Jim Robinson (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Alton Purnell (piano) Lawrence Marrero (banjo) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Kid Collins (drums)
New Orleans, LA, February 2, 1945
T.1Tiger Rag
T.2Weary Blues
T.3(Make Me A) Pallet On The Floor
T.4Careless Love
Andrew Blakeney (trumpet) Kid Ory (trombone) Joe Darensbourg (clarinet) Buster Wilson (piano) Bud Scott (guitar, vocals) Ed Garland (bass) Minor Hall (drums)
radio broadcast, "This Is Jazz", Hollywood, CA, August 9, 1947
LA1Snag It
LA2Savoy Blues
LA3-1Down Among The Sheltering Palms
LA4Weary Blues

RLP 1048   Red Nichols/Miff Mole - New York Jazz Of The Twenties

Phil Napoleon (cornet) Miff Mole (trombone) Jimmy Lytell (clarinet) Frank Signorelli (piano) Jack Roth (drums)
Edison, NY, July 16, 1923
9077-BGreat White Way Blues
9078-CShufflin' Mose
same personnel
Edison, NY, September 22, 1923
9173-BJelly Roll Blues
9174-CBunch Of Blues
Red Nichols (cornet) Miff Mole (trombone) Jimmy Dorsey (clarinet, alto sax) Alfie Evans (alto sax) Arthur Schutt (piano) Joe Tarto (tuba) Victor Berton (drums)
Edison, NY, October 13, 1926
11245-AAlabama Stomp
11246-AStampede
same personnel
Edison, NY, November 10, 1926
11291-AHurricane
11292-BBlack Bottom Stomp

RLP 1049   Various Artists - Ragtime Piano Rolls, Vol. 3

no details

RLP 1050   Bix Beiderbecke, Vol. 2

Bix Beiderbecke (cornet) Miff Mole (trombone) Frankie Trumbauer (C melody sax) Rube Bloom (piano) Min Leibrook (tuba) Vic Moore (drums)
NYC, October 9, 1924
9119-AFlock O' Blues
9120-AI'm Glad

RLP 1051   Tommy Dorsey/Jimmy Dorsey - California Ramblers

no details

RLP 1052   Various Artists - Classic Blues

James Wiggins (harmonica, vocals) Blind Leroy (piano)
Richmond, IN, October 12, 1929
15764-AMy Lovin' Blues
15765-AWeary Heart Blues
(rest unknown titles)

RLP 1053   Blind Lemon Jefferson - Blind Lemon's Penitentiary Blues

Blind Lemon Jefferson (guitar, vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa May, 1926
2558-2Chock House Blues
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa December, 1926
3090-2Bad Luck Blues
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa October, 1927
20066-2Sunshine Special
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa February, 1928
20363-2Blind Lemon's Penitentiary Blues
same personnel
Chicago, IL, circa March, 1929
21196-1Peach Orchard Mama
21199-1Big Night Blues
same personnel
Gennett Studios, Richmond, IN, September 24, 1929
15668Bakershop Blues
15670-ALong Distance Moan

RLP 1054   no information

RLP 1055   unknown artists - unknown title

Louis Armstrong, Elmer Chambers, Howard Scott (cornet) Charlie Green (trombone) Bob Escudero (tuba) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Don Redman (alto sax) Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax) Fletcher Henderson (piano) Charlie Dixon (banjo) Kaiser Marshall (drums)
NYC, circa November-December, 1924
1973-3Prince Of Wails
1974-1Mandy, Make Up Your Mind

RLP 1056   James P. Johnson/Luckey Roberts - Harlem Rent Party

Luckey Roberts (piano)
NYC, May 22, 1946
NY7-CThe Railroad Blues
NY8-ERipples Of The Nile
NY9-BPork And Beans
NY10Shy And Sly
NY11Music Box Rag
NY12Junk Man Rag
James P. Johnson (piano)
NYC, June 5, 1947
NY29Daintiness Rag
NY30Mama And Papa Blues
NY31Ain't Cha Got Music
NY32I'm Crazy 'Bout My Baby
NY33Old Fashioned Love
NY34Wild Cat Rag

RLP 1057   no information

RLP 1058   George Lewis With The Original Zenith Brass Band - Traditional New Orleans Marching-Band Style

Avery "Kid" Howard (trumpet) Peter Bocage (trumpet -2/6) Harrison Barnes (baritone horn) Jim Robinson (trombone) Isadore Barbarin (mellophone) George Lewis (clarinet) Joe Howard (tuba) Baby Dodds (snare drum) Lawrence Marrero (bass drum)
New Orleans, LA, February 26, 1946
1. NO1Fidgety Feet
2. NO2-AShake It And Break It
3. NO3Bugle Boy March
4. NO4-ASalutation March
5. NO5-AIf Ever I Cease To Love
6. NO6'Tain't Nobody's Biz-Ness If I Do

RLP 1059   Chippie Hill Sings The Blues

Lee Collins (trumpet) Lovie Austin (piano -1,2,5,6) Freddy Shayne (piano -3,4) John Lindsay (bass) Baby Dodds (drums) Bertha "Chippie" Hill (vocals)
Chicago, IL, February 5, 1946
1. C1Trouble In Mind Blues
2. C2Careless Love
3. C4Charleston Blues
4. C5How Long Blues
5. C7Around The Clock Blues
6. C8Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out
Montana Taylor (piano) Almond Leonard (washboard, kazoo) Bertha "Chippie" Hill (vocals)
Chicago, IL, April 18, 1946
C9Worried Jailhouse Blues
C13Mistreatin' Mr. Dupree

RLP 1060   Kid Rena's Delta Jazz Band - The First Recordings Of The New Orleans Revival

Henry "Kid" Rena (trumpet) Jim Robinson (trombone) "Big Eye" Louis Nelson, Alphonse Picou (clarinet) Willie Santiago (guitar) Albert Gleny (bass) Joe Rena (drums)
WWL Radio Station, Roosevelt Hotel, New Orleans, LA, August 21, 1940
B800Panama
B801-AGettysburg March
B802Milenberg Joys
B803Lowdown Blues
B804High Society
B805Clarinet Marmalade
B806Weary Blues
B807Get It Right

RLP 1061   Jimmy Yancey

Jimmy Yancey (piano)
Chicago, IL, May 4, 1939
R-2417-1Jimmy's Stuff (as Jimmy's Stuff, No. 2)
Rolling The Stone
South Side Stuff
Steady Rock Blues
P.L.K. Special
Yancey's Getaway
How Long Blues
How Long Blues, No. 2

RLP 1062   no information

RLP 1063   no information

RLP 1064   no information

RLP 1065   Duke Ellington

no details

RLP 1066   no information

RLP 1067   no information

RLP 1068   no information

RLP 1069   no information

RLP 1070   no information

Cliff Jackson (piano rolls)
NYC, September, 1926
Hock Shop Blues
What's The Matter Now

RLP 1071   no information

RLP 1072   no information

RLP 1073   King Oliver

Louis Armstrong, King Oliver (cornet) Honore Dutrey (trombone) Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Lil Hardin (piano) Bill Johnson (banjo) Baby Dodds (drums)
Richmond, IN, April 5, 1923
11386-CI'm Going Away To Wear You Off My Mind
Louis Armstrong, King Oliver (cornet) Honore Dutrey (trombone) Johnny Dodds (clarinet) Stomp Evans (C melody sax) Lil Hardin (piano) Johnny St. Cyr (banjo) Baby Dodds (drums)
Richmond, IN, October 5, 1923
11633-BAlligator Hop
11638Krooked Blues

Riverside Contemporary Jazz 2500 series (10 inch LP)

RLP 2501   Bob Wilber's Wildcats, Vol. 1 - Young Men With Horns

Johnny Glasel (cornet) Ed Hubble (trombone) Bob Wilber (soprano sax) Dick Wellstood (piano) Jeff Stewart (guitar) Charlie Treager (bass) Jim Gribbon (drums -1,3) Ed Phyfe (drums -2)
NYC, April 11, 1946
1.Weary Blues
2.China Boy
3.Mixed Salad
Jerry Blumberg, Johnny Glasel (cornet) Bob Mielke (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, soprano sax) Dick Wellstood (piano) Charlie Treager (bass) Denny Strong (drums)
NYC, December 31, 1947
R9502Salty Dog
R9504I Can't Say
R9506Old Fashioned Love
R9510When You Wore A Tulip
R9512Once In A While

RLP 2502   Carl Halen With Gene Mayl's Dixieland Rhythm Kings And Washboard Five

Carl Halen (cornet) Charlie Sonnanstine (trombone) Jim Cambell (clarinet) Jan Carroll (banjo) Gene Mayl (bass, tuba) Tom Hyer (drums)
Dayton, OH, December, 1950
Kn-1Tiger Rag
Kn-2Ace In The Hole
Kn-3Oh By Jingo
Kn-4Don't Go 'Way Nobody
Carl Halen (cornet) Bob Greene (piano) Bob Sann (banjo) Charlie Paris (guitar) Bob Thompson (washboard) Paul Bacon (vocals)
NYC, 1951
CLEF5Doctor Jazz
CLEF6Heebie Jeebie
CLEF7Willie The Weeper
CLEF8Cake Walkin' Babies

RLP 2503   Bob Hodes And The Red Onion Jazz Band - New Orleans Encore

Bob Hodes (trumpet -1,3/8) Charlie Sonnanstine (trombone, vocals) Joe Muranyi (clarinet, vocals) Robin Wetterau (piano) Chuck Kling (banjo) Bill Stanley (tuba) Bob Thompson (drums)
NYC, April, 1952
1.Creole Belles
2.Misery Blues
3.Auntie Skinner's Chicken Dinner
4.London Blues
5.Snake Rag
6.My Mama Rocks Me
7.Salty Dog
8.I'm A Little Blackbird

RLP 2504   Gene Mayl's Dixieland Rhythm Kings

Bob Hodes (cornet) Bob Mielke (trombone, vocals) Bill Napier (clarinet) Robin Wetterau (piano) Gene Mayl (bass, tuba) Bill Young (drums)
Dayton, OH, August, 1953
Basin Street Blues
When Erastus Plays His Old Kazoo
I'm Sitting On The Top Of The World
Shreveport Stomp
Down Among The Sheltering Palms
Bob Hodes (cornet) Bob Mielke (trombone, vocals) Bill Napier (clarinet) Robin Wetterau (piano) Jack Vastine (banjo, vocals) Gene Mayl (bass, tuba) Bill Young (drums)
Dayton, OH, 1953
Mecca Flat Blues
Some Of Those Days
I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You

RLP 2505   Gene Mayl's Dixieland Rhythm Kings - New Orleans Jazz Party

Bob Hodes (cornet) Charlie Sonnanstine (trombone) Joe Darensbourg (clarinet) Robin Wetterau (piano) Jack Vastine (banjo, vocals) Gene Mayl (bass, tuba)
Dayton, OH, December, 1953
Irish Black Bottom
Ory's Creole Trombone
Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home
Melancholy
Come Back Sweet Papa
Blue Mama's Suicide Wail
St. James Infirmary
Darktown Strutters' Ball

RLP 2506   The Stride Piano Of Dick Wellstood

Dick Wellstood (piano) Tommy Benford (drums)
NYC, October 25, 1954
Old Fashioned Love
Mule Walk
Closed Mouth Blues
The Shout
Toddlin' Home
Alligator Crawl
Oh, Bay Whatcha Doing To Me
Liza

RLP 2507   George Lewis' New Orleans Jazz Band And Quartet

Alvin Alcorn (trumpet) Bill Matthews (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Lester Santiago (piano) Lawrence Marrero (banjo) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Paul Barbarin (drums)
New Orleans, LA, August 26, 1951
NO50Big Butter And Egg Man #2
NO51Bourbon Street Parade #2
NO52Over The Waves
NO53Who's Sorry Now
NO54Weary Blues (take 1)
George Lewis (clarinet) Alton Purnell (piano, vocals) Lawrence Marrero (banjo) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Dr. Edmond Souchon (vocals -1)
New Orleans, LA, September 25, 1953
1.Salty Dog
2.St. Phillip Street Breakdown
3.The Old Rugged Cross
4.Cornne Corinna

RLP 2508   Randy Weston Plays Cole Porter In A Modern Mood

Randy Weston (piano) Sam Gill (bass)
NYC, April 27, 1954
What Is This Thing Called Love
I Love You
Night And Day
I Get A Kick Out Of You
In The Still Of The Night
Get Out Of Town
Just One Of Those Things
I've Got You Under My Skin

RLP 2509   Yank Lawson's Dixieland Jazz

Yank Lawson (trumpet) Brad Gowans (trombone) Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) James P. Johnson (piano) Eddie Condon (guitar) Bob Haggart (bass) Tony Sbarbaro (drums)
NYC, November 20, 1943
T1901Squeeze Me
T1902That's A Plenty
Yank Lawson (trumpet) Brad Gowans (trombone) Pee Wee Russell (clarinet) Ray Eckstrand (clarinet -1) James P. Johnson (piano) Eddie Condon (guitar) Bob Haggart (bass) Tony Sbarbaro (drums)
1. T1903Yank's Blues
2. T1904Old Fashioned Love
Yank Lawson (trumpet) Ward Silloway (trombone) Bill Stegmeyer (clarinet) Joe Marsala (tenor sax, clarinet -2) Dave Bowman (piano) Bob Haggart (bass) Johnny Blowers (drums)
NYC, 1944
1.Wolverine Blues
2.Double Clarinet Blues
3.Sunday
4.Jeepers Creepers

RLP 2510   Bob Helm's Riverside Roustabouts

Everett Farey (cornet) Bob Helm (clarinet) Hank Ross (piano) Bill Stanley (tuba) Bob Thompson (washboard)
NYC, October 8, 1954
Riverside Shake
Dawn Club Joys
Back Side O' Town
Doin' The Plymouth Rock
How'm I'm Gonna Do It
I Don't Want Anymore
Seagull Strut
Daybreak Blues
** also issued on London (E) H-APB 1039.

RLP 2511   Sarah Vaughan Sings With John Kirby And His Orchestra

Clarence Brereton (trumpet) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Russell Procope (alto sax) Billy Kyle (piano) John Kirby (bass) Bill Beason (drums) Sarah Vaughan (vocals)
NYC, January 9, 1946
BL18 | 347 | 1099I'm Scared
BL19 | 348 | 1098You Go To My Head
BL20 | 350 | 1097I Can Make You Love Me
BL21 | 349 | 1096It Might As Well Be Spring
George Taitt (trumpet) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Hilton Jefferson (alto sax) Hank Jones (piano) John Kirby (bass) Bill Beason (drums)
NYC, September 3, 1946
BL22Ripples
BL23The Peanut Vendor
BL24Schubert's Serenade
BL25Sextet From Lucia

RLP 2512   George Lewis' New Orleans All Stars And Quartet

Henry "Red" Allen (trumpet, vocals) Jim Robinson (trombone) George Lewis (clarinet) Lester Santiago (piano) Lawrence Marrero (banjo) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass) Paul Barbarin (drums)
New Orleans, LA, August 6, 1951
NO41Darktown Strutters' Ball
NO42Hindustan
NO43-ASt. James Infirmary (take 1)
NO44Some Of Those Days
George Lewis (clarinet) Alton Purnell (piano, vocals) Lawrence Marrero (banjo) Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau (bass)
New Orleans, LA, September 25, 1953
Dallas Blues
Red Wing
Lou-Easy-An-I-A
Careless Love

RLP 2513   Lu Watters 1947

Bob Scobey, Lu Watters (trumpet) Turk Murphy (trombone) Bob Helm (clarinet) Wally Rose (piano) Harry Mordecai (banjo) Dick Lammi (tuba) Bill Dart (drums)
radio broadcast, "This Is Jazz", San Francisco, CA, August 16, 1947
SF8Cake Walking Babies From Home
SF9Antigua Blues
SF10Beale Street Blues
SF11Chattanooga Stomp
SF12Jazzin' Babies Blues
SF13Snake Rag
** also issued on London (E) HB-U 1061.

RLP 2514   Wild Bill Davison Featured With The All Star Stompers

Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Jimmy Archey (trombone) Albert Nicholas (clarinet) James P. Johnson (piano) Danny Barker (guitar) Pops Foster (bass) Baby Dodds (drums)
radio broadcast, "This Is Jazz", WOR Studios, NYC, June 21, 1947
Trombone Preaching Blues
Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Jimmy Archey (trombone) Albert Nicholas (clarinet) Ralph Sutton (piano) Danny Barker (guitar) Pops Foster (bass) Baby Dodds (drums) with guest: Bertha "Chippie" Hill (vocals)
radio broadcast, "This Is Jazz", WOR Studios, NYC, July 26, 1947
NY43Eccentric
Tishomingo Blues
Wild Bill Davison (cornet) Jimmy Archey (trombone) Edmond Hall (clarinet) Ralph Sutton (piano) Danny Barker (guitar) Pops Foster (bass) Baby Dodds (drums)
radio broadcast, "This Is Jazz", WOR Studios, NYC, September 6, 1947
NY59Clarinet Marmalade
same personnel
radio broadcast, "This Is Jazz", WOR Studios, NYC, September 13, 1947
It's Right Here For You (as Crazy Blues)
Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of This Jelly Roll
NY55Can't We Be Friends
Skeleton Jangle

RLP 2515   The Randy Weston Trio With Art Blakey

Randy Weston (piano) Sam Gill (bass -1/5) Art Blakey (drums -1/5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 25, 1955
1.Sweet Sue
2.Pam's Waltz
3.Solemn Meditation
4.Again
5.Zulu
6.If You Could See Me Now

RLP 2516   Sidney Bechet - The Master Of The Soprano Sax

Albert Snaer (trumpet) Wilbur DeParis (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax, clarinet) James P. Johnson (piano -1/3) James Toliver (piano -4) Walter Page (bass) George Wettling (drums)
NYC, January 31, 1949
1. NY83-DI Got Rhythm
2. NY84-CSeptember Song
3. NY85-BWho
4. NY86-BCasbah (as Song Of The Medina)
Henry Goodwin (trumpet) Jimmy Archey (trombone) Bob Wilber (clarinet, soprano sax) Sidney Bechet (soprano sax, vocals) Dick Wellstood (piano) Pops Foster (bass) Tommy Benford (drums) Duke Of Iron (vocals -2)
NYC, June 8, 1949
1. NY94-BLove Me With A Feeling
2. NY96-EBox Car Shorty
3. NY97-FThe Broken Windmill
4. NY98-FWithout A Home

RLP 2517   Don Elliott/Rusty Dedrick - Six Valves

Rusty Dedrick (trumpet -1,3/5) Don Elliott (trumpet -1/3,5) Dick Hyman (piano) Mundell Lowe (guitar) Eddie Safranski (bass) Don Lamond (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, March 16 & 17, 1955
1.Dominick Seventh
2.When Your Lover Has Gone
3.Gargantuan Chant
4.It's Easy To Remember
5.Vampire Till Ready

RLP 2518   Barbara Lea - A Woman In Love

Johnny Windhurst (trumpet) Billy Taylor (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Earl May (bass) Percy Brice (drums) Barbara Lea (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 15, 1955
As Long As I Live
Love Is Here To Stay
Love Me
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 16, 1955
I Didn't Know About You
Come Rain Or Come Shine
Thinking Of You
The Best Thing For You Is Me
A Woman Alone With The Blues

Riverside Specialty 8000 series (10 inch LP)

RLP 8001   Pat Northrop/Tony Burrello - I Love New York

Tony Burrello (piano) Pat Northrop (vocals)
circa 1954
New York, New York / Manhattan
42nd Street
Love Letter To Manhattan
Penthouse Serenade
Broadway Rhythm
I Happen To Like New York
Autumn In New York
Lullaby Of Broadway
There's A Boat That's Leaving Soon For New York / New York, New York (reprise)

RLP 8002   Tony Burrello - Polka Dots And Moonbeams

Tony Burrello (piano)
circa 1954
Do You Know Why
A Sinner Kissed An Angel
Polka Dots And Moonbeams
Darn That Dream
All I Remember Is You
I Remember You
It's Always You
Violets For Your Furs
I Could Make You Care
What's New

RLP 8003   Henry Morgan - Here's Morgan!

Henry Morgan (comedian)
circa 1954
Little Red Riding Rouge
Twelve Bottles
Googie Morgan On Baseball
The Russian Concert Commentator
Advertising
The Truth About Cowboys
Mr. Dooley On John D. Rockefeller
Dr. Heinrich Von Morgan On Child Care
The Invention Of Time
Hey, Bud

RLP 8004   Geoffrey Holder's Steel Drum Trio

Geoffrey Holder (timba drums, stick, whistling, leader) Alphonso Marshall (guitar pans) Rod Clavery (second pans) Leonard Ryers (ping pong)
NYC, April 21 & 26, 1954
Dragon Walk
Cocoanuts
Arima Tonight
Geoffrey Holder (timba drums, stick, whistling, leader) Alphonso Marshall (guitar pans) Rod Clavery (second pans) Michael Alexander (ping pong)
La Bouet
Tennessee Waltz
Mike's Mambo
Sali Salli Water
Mambo Jambo