Alex Hill* ‎– Ain't It Nice? The Recordings Of Alex Hill 1 1928-1934

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Timeless Records (3) ‎– CBC 1-050 JAZZ
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1 Albert Wynn And His Gut Bucket Five* Parkway Stomp
Banjo – Charlie Jackson (10)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Lester BooneCornet, Vocals – Punch MillerDrums – Sid Catlett*Piano [?] – Alex Hill*Trombone – Albert WynnWritten-By – A. Wynn*, Dorsey*
2:36
2 Jimmy Wade And His Dixielanders Mississippi Wobble
Banjo [Either] – Charlie Jackson (10)Banjo [Or] – Stanley Wilson (3)Brass Bass – Unknown ArtistClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Arnett Nelson, Unknown ArtistCornet – Punch MillerCornet, Directed By – Jimmy WadeDrums, Kazoo – Cliff Jones (11)Piano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Trombone – Charles Lawson (3)Written-By – A. Hill*
3:01
3 Jimmie Noone's Apex Club Orchestra She's Funny That Way
Banjo, Guitar, Vocals – Junie C. Cobb*Brass Bass – Bill Newton (3)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Joe PostonClarinet, Leader – Jimmie NooneCornet – George Mitchell (3)Drums – Johnny WellsPiano, Arranged By [?] – Alex Hill*Trombone – Fayette WilliamsWritten-By – N. Moret*, R. Whiting*
3:28
4 Junie C. Cobb And His Grains Of Corn Shake That Jelly Roll
Banjo – Eustern WoodforkBass – Bill Johnson (4)Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Violin – Junie C. Cobb*Cornet – Jimmy Cobb (2)Drums – W.E. BurtonPiano, Arranged By [?] – Alex Hill*Violin – Bob WaughWritten-By – Unknown ArtistWritten-By [Poss.] – J. Cobb*
2:54
5 Jimmie Noone's Apex Club Orchestra Chicago Rhythm
Banjo, Guitar – Junie C. Cobb*Brass Bass – Bill Newton (3)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Joe PostonClarinet, Leader – Jimmie NooneDrums – Johnny WellsPiano – Alex Hill*Written-By – Kanter*, Grossman*
2:48
6 Junie C. Cobb And His Grains Of Corn Once Or Twice
Banjo – Eustern WoodforkBrass Bass – Walter Wright (5)Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Vocals – Junie C. Cobb*Cornet – Jimmy Cobb (2)Drums [Poss.] – Harry DialPiano, Arranged By [?] – Alex Hill*Written-By – J. Cobb*
3:11
7 Eddie Condon And His Orchestra The Eel
Banjo, Guitar, Leader – Eddie CondonBass – Artie BernsteinClarinet – Pee Wee RussellDrums – Sid Catlett*Piano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Tenor Saxophone – Bud FreemanTrombone – Floyd O'BrienTrumpet – Max KaminskyWritten-By – B. Freeman*
2:54
8 Eddie Condon And His Orchestra Tennessee Twilight
Banjo, Guitar, Leader – Eddie CondonBass – Artie BernsteinClarinet – Pee Wee RussellDrums – Sid Catlett*Piano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Tenor Saxophone – Bud FreemanTrombone – Floyd O'BrienTrumpet – Max KaminskyWritten-By – A. Hill*
2:56
9 Eddie Condon And His Orchestra Madam Dynamite
Banjo, Guitar, Leader – Eddie CondonBass – Artie BernsteinClarinet – Pee Wee RussellDrums – Sid Catlett*Piano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Tenor Saxophone – Bud FreemanTrombone – Floyd O'BrienTrumpet – Max KaminskyWritten-By – A. Hill*
2:48
10 Eddie Condon And His Orchestra Home Cooking
Banjo, Guitar, Leader – Eddie CondonBass – Artie BernsteinClarinet – Pee Wee RussellDrums – Sid Catlett*Piano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Tenor Saxophone – Bud FreemanTrombone – Floyd O'BrienTrumpet – Max KaminskyWritten-By – E. Condon*
2:49
11 Alex Hill* Stompin' 'Em Down
Drums – Johnny WellsPiano – Alex Hill*Written-By – A. Hill*
2:37
12 Alex Hill* Tack Head Blues
Drums – Johnny WellsPiano – Alex Hill*Written-By – A. Hill*
3:15
13 Alex Hill And His Orchestra Dyin' With The Blues
Alto Saxophone – George James (2)Banjo – Ikey RobinsonBrass Bass [Either] – Buddy GrossBrass Bass [Or] – Quinn WilsonClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Darnell HowardClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Cecil IrwinDrums – Walter Bishop*Piano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Trombone – John Thomas (20)Trumpet – Bob ShoffnerWritten-By – A. Hill*
2:48
14 Alex Hill And His Orchestra Toogaloo Shout
Alto Saxophone – George James (2)Banjo – Ikey RobinsonBrass Bass [Either] – Buddy GrossBrass Bass [Or] – Quinn WilsonClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Darnell HowardClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Cecil IrwinDrums – Walter Bishop*Piano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Trombone – John Thomas (20)Trumpet – Bob ShoffnerWritten-By – A. Hill*
2:53
15 Alex Hill And His Orchestra St. James Infirmary
Alto Saxophone – George James (2)Banjo – Ikey RobinsonBrass Bass [Either] – Buddy GrossBrass Bass [Or] – Quinn WilsonClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Darnell HowardClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Cecil IrwinDrums – Walter Bishop*Piano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Trombone – John Thomas (20)Trumpet, Vocals – George DixonWritten-By – Primrose*
3:21
16 Alex Hill And His Orchestra Southbound
Alto Saxophone – George James (2)Banjo – Ikey RobinsonBrass Bass [Either] – Buddy GrossBrass Bass [Or] – Quinn WilsonClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Darnell HowardClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Cecil IrwinDrums – Walter Bishop*Piano, Arranged By – Alexander HillTrombone – John Thomas (20)Trumpet, Vocals – George DixonWritten-By – A. Hill*
2:36
17 Alex Hill And His Orchestra Southbound (Mislabelled Dyin' With The Blues)
Alto Saxophone – George James (2)Banjo – Ikey RobinsonBrass Bass [Either] – Buddy GrossBrass Bass [Or] – Quinn WilsonClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Darnell HowardClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Cecil IrwinDrums – Walter Bishop*Piano, Arranged By – Alexander HillTrombone – John Thomas (20)Trumpet, Vocals – George DixonWritten-By – A. Hill*
2:32
18 Hokum Trio I'm Having My Fun
Banjo, Vocals – Ikey RobinsonClarinet – Cecil ScottPiano – Alex Hill*Written-By – A. Hill*
2:56
19 Hokum Trio You've Had Your Way
Banjo, Vocals – Ikey RobinsonClarinet – Cecil ScottPiano – Alex Hill*Written By [Miscredited] – Unknown ArtistWritten-By [Possibly] – A. Hill*Written-By [Uncredited] – Ikey Robinson
3:22
20 Alex Hill And His Hollywood Sepians Ain't It Nice?
Alto Saxophone – George James (2)Bass – Billy Taylor*Clarinet – Albert NicholasDrums – Harry DialGuitar – Eddie GibbsPiano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Tenor Saxophone [Prob.] – Gene SedricTrombone – Clyde Bernhardt, Jordan (76)Trumpet – Dick Green (3), Joe Thomas (4)Written-By – A. Hill*, I. Mills*
2:41
21 Alex Hill And His Hollywood Sepians Functionizin'
Alto Saxophone – George James (2)Bass – Billy Taylor*Clarinet – Albert NicholasDrums – Harry DialGuitar – Eddie GibbsPiano, Arranged By – Alex Hill*Tenor Saxophone [Prob.] – Gene SedricTrombone – Clyde Bernhardt, Jordan (76)Trumpet – Dick Green (3), Joe Thomas (4)Written-By – F. Waller*
2:55
22 Alex Hill And His Hollywood Sepians Song Of The Plow
Alto Saxophone – George James (2)Arranged By, Vocals – Alex Hill*Bass – Billy Taylor*Clarinet – Albert NicholasDrums – Harry DialGuitar – Eddie GibbsPiano – Garnet ClarkTenor Saxophone [Prob.] – Gene SedricTrombone – Claude Jones, Jordan (76)Trumpet – Benny Carter, Joe Thomas (4)Written-By – A. Hill*
3:01
23 Alex Hill And His Hollywood Sepians Let's Have A Jubilee
Alto Saxophone – George James (2)Arranged By, Vocals – Alex Hill*Bass – Billy Taylor*Clarinet – Albert NicholasDrums – Harry DialGuitar – Eddie GibbsPiano – Garnet ClarkTenor Saxophone [Prob.] – Gene SedricTrombone – Claude Jones, Jordan (76)Trumpet – Benny Carter, John Thomas*Written-By – A. Hill*
2:39

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1: C-2424-B; Chicago, 9 October 1928
2: C2428-A; Chicago, 10 October 1928
3: C2712; Chicago, 27 December 1928
4: C2920-A; Chicago, 7 February 1929
5: C3006-B; Chicago, 26 February 1929
6: C4691-A; Chicago, 24 October 1929
7: B14193-A; New York, 21 October 1933
8: B14194-A; New York, 21 October 1933
9: B14195-A; New York, 21 October 1933
10: B14196-A; New York, 21 October 1933
11: C3210-; Chicago, 30 March 1929
12: C3211-A; Chicago, 30 March 1929
13: C5035; Chicago, 20 December 1929
14: C5036; Chicago, 20 December 1929
15: C5274; Chicago, 8 February 1930
16: C5275-B; Chicago, 8 February 1930
17: C5276; Chicago, 8 February 1930
18: 150381-1; New York, 1 May 1930
19: 150380-2; New York, 1 May 1930
20: 15879-1; New York, 10 September 1934
21: 155880-1; New York, 10 September 1934
22: 15881-1; New York, 19 October 1934
23: 15882-1; New York, 19 October 1934

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 711458 203500
  • Label Code: LC 5326
  • Rights Society: STEMRA
  • SPARS Code: ADD
  • Matrix / Runout: (DUR-NL) 01 CBS 1050
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L371
  • Mould SID Code: ifpi 5501

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