King Oliver

King Oliver

Real Name:
Joseph Joe Oliver
Profile:
b. 11/05/1885 in New Orleans d. 10/04/1938 in Savannah, Georgia
King Oliver, (Joseph Joe Oliver), alias Joe "King" Oliver, 1885–1938, American jazz musician, b. Abend, La. Oliver began his professional career in 1904 with the Onward Brass Band. After playing with leading bands in New Orleans and establishing himself as a master cornetist, he moved to Chicago in 1918. From 1920 to 1923 he led the Creole Jazz Band, which became the greatest exponent of the New Orleans, or “Dixieland,” jazz idiom. Oliver's style was noted for its bursting, exuberant power and its great range. He strongly influenced Louis Armstrong.
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King Oliver Discography

Albums

AL 3510 King Oliver Plays The Blues(10", Album) London Records AL 3510 UK 1954 Sell This Version
33S 1065 King Oliver "King Joe"(10", Album) Columbia 33S 1065 UK 1954 Sell This Version
DLP 1096 King Oliver King Oliver In Harlem (New York Period 1929-1930)(LP, Album) His Master's Voice DLP 1096 UK 1955 Sell This Version
LN 3208 King Oliver King Oliver (Comp) Epic LN 3208 US 1956 Sell This Version
RLP 12-130 King Oliver Back O' Town(LP, Album) Riverside Records RLP 12-130 US 1956 Sell This Version
AH 91 King Oliver King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators Volume Two(LP) Ace Of Hearts AH 91 UK 1965 Sell This Version
VRA-5016 King Oliver In New York(LP) Victor VRA-5016 Japan 1967 Sell This Version
63610 King Oliver West End Blues CBS 63610 Netherlands 1973 Sell This Version
R 001 / P 12746 King Oliver King Oliver's Jazz Band, 1923(2xLP) Columbia R 001 / P 12746 US 1975 Sell This Version
NL 42309 King Oliver King Oliver(LP) RCA NL 42309 Italy 1977 Sell This Version
LSP 982325 King Oliver From New Orleans To Chicago(LP, Album, RE) CBS LSP 982325 Spain 1989 Sell This Version
AFS 1025-2 King Oliver Complete Vocalion/Brunswick Recordings 1926-1931(2xCD) Affinity AFS 1025-2 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
TCD 1069 Louis Armstrong & King Oliver Louis Armstrong & King Oliver - Creole Jazz(CD, Album, Mono, RE) Tradition, Rykodisc TCD 1069 US 1998 Sell This Version
CJM 19 King Oliver Volume 1(LP) Classic Jazz Masters CJM 19 Unknown Sell This Version
22023 King Oliver King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band(LP) Classic Jazz Masters 22023 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
BLP-12007 King Oliver, Ed Allen, Tommy Ladnier, Jimmie Noone, Johnny Dunn, Junie Cobb, Kid Ory, Artie Starks, B.T. Wingfield, Tiny Parham, Clarence Williams, Jimmy Harrison, Arville Harris, J. Glover Compton, Ed Cuffee King Oliver, Ed Allen, Tommy Ladnier, Jimmie Noone, Johnny Dunn, Junie Cobb, Kid Ory, Artie Starks, B.T. Wingfield, Tiny Parham, Clarence Williams, Jimmy Harrison, Arville Harris, J. Glover Compton, Ed Cuffee - New York To Chicago 1923-28(LP) Biograph Records BLP-12007 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

A. 055 King Oliver With Blind Willie Dunn's Gin Bottle Four* King Oliver With Blind Willie Dunn's Gin Bottle Four* - Jet Black Blues / Blue Blood Blues(Shellac, 10", Single, Mono) AFCDJ, Association Francaise Des Collectionneurs De Disques De Jazz A. 055 France 1949 Sell This Version
eva 12 King Oliver Vault Origianls(7", EP) "X" eva 12 US 1953 Sell This Version
426.043 BE King Oliver / Kid Ory King Oliver / Kid Ory - Petits Jazz Pour Tous 2(7", EP) Philips 426.043 BE France 1955 Sell This Version
EPA 30-319 King Oliver King Oliver(7", EP) RCA Italiana EPA 30-319 Italy 1959 Sell This Version
JEL 6 King Oliver King Oliver(7") Jazz Collector JEL 6 UK 1959 Sell This Version
MC8 / AA 429.627 Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* - Joe King Oliver* - Johnny Dodds - Kid Ory - Johnny Dunn Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* - Joe King Oliver* - Johnny Dodds - Kid Ory - Johnny Dunn - Marie Claire - Un Soir En Louisiane Capitale Nouvelle Orléans(7", EP) Philips MC8 / AA 429.627 France 1960 Sell This Version
MPC 523 King Oliver Volume 3(7", EP) Pirate Records (8) MPC 523 Sweden 1966 Sell This Version
SdMJ 018 King Oliver King Oliver(7", EP) Fratelli Fabbri Editori SdMJ 018 Italy 1969 Sell This Version
JR 10 Clarence Williams Orch.* / King Oliver And Clarence Williams' Boys* Clarence Williams Orch.* / King Oliver And Clarence Williams' Boys* - High Society Rag / In The Bottle(10", Single, Mono, Ltd, Red) Not On Label JR 10 France Unknown Sell This Version