Valaida Snow ‎– Hot Snow - Queen Of The Trumpet - Sings & Swings

Label:
Rosetta Records ‎– RR 1305
Series:
Women's Heritage Series – Foremothers Volume 2
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Compilation
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A1 You're Driving Me Crazy
Accompanied By – Winstrup Olesen's SwingbandBass – Christian JensenClarinet – Kai Meoller*Drums – Kai FischerGuitar – Helge JacobsenPiano – Leo Mathiesen*Trumpet – Winstrup OlesenVocals, Trumpet – Valaida SnowWritten-By – W. Donaldson*
A2 Minnie The Moocher
Accompanied By – Lulle Elboj's Orchestra*Alto Saxophone – Gunnar Wallberg, Lulle Elboj*Bass – Roland BengtssonDrums – Olle SahlinGuitar – Karl LohrPiano – Willard RingstrandTenor Saxophone – Rudolf EriksonTrombone – Sture GreenTrumpet – Bengt Artander*, Gunnar Green (2)Vocals, Trumpet – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Calloway*, Mills*
A3 Caravan
Accompanied By – Lulle Elboj's Orchestra*Alto Saxophone – Gunnar Wallberg, Lulle Elboj*Bass – Roland BengtssonDrums – Olle SahlinGuitar – Karl LohrPiano – Willard RingstrandTenor Saxophone – Rudolf EriksonTrombone – Sture GreenTrumpet – Bengt Artander*, Gunnar Green (2)Vocals, Trumpet – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Ellington*, Tizol*
A4 Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Accompanied By – Lulle Elboj's Orchestra*Alto Saxophone – Gunnar Wallberg, Lulle Elboj*Bass – Roland BengtssonDrums – Olle SahlinGuitar – Karl LohrPiano – Willard RingstrandTenor Saxophone – Rudolf EriksonTrombone – Sture GreenTrumpet – Bengt Artander*, Gunnar Green (2)Vocals, Trumpet – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Traditional
A5 My Heart Belongs To Daddy
Accompanied By – Lulle Elboj's Orchestra*Alto Saxophone – Gunnar Wallberg, Lulle Elboj*Bass – Roland BengtssonDrums – Olle SahlinGuitar – Karl LohrPiano – Willard RingstrandTenor Saxophone – Rudolf EriksonTrombone – Sture GreenTrumpet – Bengt Artander*, Gunnar Green (2), Valaida SnowWritten-By – Cole Porter
A6 Tell Me How Long
Accompanied By – Jimmy Mundy's Orchestra*Baritone Saxophone – Dave McRaeMusician [Others] – Unknown ArtistTrumpet – Jonah JonesVocals – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Valaida Snow
A7 The More I Know About Love
Accompanied By – Bobby Smith & Orchestra*Vocals – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Bernie Wayne
A8 High Hat, Trumpet & Rhythm
Bass – Dick EscottClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Freddy GardnerDrums – Max Bacon (3)Guitar – Joe Young (10)Piano – George Scott WoodTrumpet – Harry OwenVocals, Trumpet – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Valaida Snow
B1 Patience & Fortitude
Accompanied By – The Ali Baba TrioGuitar, Bass, Accordion – Unknown ArtistVocals, Trumpet – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Moore*, Warren*
B2 If I Only Knew
Accompanied By – The Ali Baba TrioGuitar, Bass, Accordion – Unknown ArtistVocals – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Floyd Hunt
B3 Porgy
Accompanied By – Bobby Smith & Orchestra*Vocals – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Fields, McHugh*
B4 Around The World
Accompanied By – Bobby Smith & Orchestra*Vocals – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Benjamin*, Weiss*
B5 Lonesome Road
Accompanied By – Buzz Adlam's 40 Piece Orchestra*, The Day DreamersVocals, Trumpet – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Austin*, Shilkret*
B6 Solitude
Accompanied By – Buzz Adlam's 40 Piece Orchestra*, The Day DreamersVocals, Trumpet – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Ellington*, DeLange*, Mills*
B7 Some Of These Days
Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Derek Neville (2)Bass – Louis Barreiro*Drums – Ken Stewart (15)Guitar – Norman Brown (3)Piano – Gunn FinleyTenor Saxophone – Red Dare*Trumpet – Johnny ClaesVocals, Trumpet – Valaida SnowWritten-By – Shelton Brooks

Credits

Notes

On tracks A3 to A5, the credits on back sleeve read "Same as 1." This is a typo, the accompanists are actually the same as on track 2.

Recording locations and dates:
A1: Copenhagen, July 26, 1940
A2 to A5: Stockholm, August 28, 1939
A6: New York, January 1950
A7, B3, B4: New York, 1945
A8: London, September 6, 1936
B1, B2: Soundtrack from a Soundie, U.S.A., 1946
B5, B6: Los Angeles, December 1945
B7: London, July 7, 1937

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