Various ‎– Gennett Rarities - Recorded In Birmingham, Alabama & Richmond, Indiana 1927-1929

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Jazz Oracle ‎– BDW 8009
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CD, Compilation, Remastered
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1 Triangle Harmony Boys Canned Heat Blues
Cornet, Trombone, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Piano, Banjo, Drums – Unknown ArtistTenor Saxophone [possibly] – Murray Harper
2 Alabama Harmony Boys* Chicken Supper Strut
Cornet, Trombone, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Piano, Banjo, Drums – Unknown ArtistTenor Saxophone [possibly] – Murray Harper
3 Alabama Harmony Boys* Sweet Patootie
Cornet, Trombone, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Piano, Banjo, Drums – Unknown ArtistTenor Saxophone [possibly] – Murray Harper
4 Black Birds Of Paradise Muddy Water
Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Walter Boyd (2)Banjo – Tom IveryBrass Bass – Ivory Johnson (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – James Bell (12)Cornet – Philmore "Shorty” HallDrums – Samuel BordersPiano – Melvin SmallTrombone, Vocals – William “Buddy” Howard
5 Black Birds Of Paradise Bugahoma Blues
Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Walter Boyd (2)Banjo – Tom IveryBrass Bass – Ivory Johnson (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – James Bell (12)Cornet – Philmore "Shorty” HallDrums – Samuel BordersPiano – Melvin SmallTrombone – William “Buddy” Howard
6 Black Birds Of Paradise Tishomingo Blues
Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Walter Boyd (2)Banjo – Tom IveryBrass Bass – Ivory Johnson (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – James Bell (12)Cornet – Philmore "Shorty” HallDrums – Samuel BordersPiano – Melvin SmallTrombone – William “Buddy” Howard
7 Black Birds Of Paradise Sugar!
Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Walter Boyd (2)Banjo – Tom IveryBrass Bass – Ivory Johnson (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – James Bell (12)Cornet – Philmore "Shorty” HallDrums – Samuel BordersPiano – Melvin SmallTrombone, Vocals – William “Buddy” Howard
8 Eddie Miles And His Florentine Orchestra Is It Possible That She Loves Me?
Cornet, Trombone, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Piano, Banjo, Brass Bass, Drums – Unknown ArtistVocals – N. Sol Bearman
9 George H. Tremer Spirit Of '49 Rag
Piano, Kazoo, Percussion – George H. Tremer
10 Frank Bunch & His Fuzzy Wuzzies Fuzzy Wuzzy
Banjo – Carl Bunch (2)Brass Bass – Ivory Johnson (2)Clarinet, Clarinet [2nd cl.], Soprano Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone [2nd s.s.], Tenor Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone [2nd t.s], Drums – Unknown ArtistPiano, Directed By – Frank BunchTrombone – Joseph Britton*Trumpet – Hunch Vines
11 Frank Bunch & His Fuzzy Wuzzies Fourth Avenue Stomp
Banjo – Carl Bunch (2)Brass Bass – Ivory Johnson (2)Clarinet, Clarinet [2nd cl.], Soprano Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone [2nd s.s.], Tenor Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone [2nd t.s], Drums – Unknown ArtistPiano, Directed By – Frank BunchTrombone – Joseph Britton*Trumpet – Hunch Vines
12 Frank Bunch & His Fuzzy Wuzzies Congo Stomp
Banjo – Carl Bunch (2)Brass Bass – Ivory Johnson (2)Clarinet, Clarinet [2nd cl.], Soprano Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone [2nd s.s.], Tenor Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone [2nd t.s], Drums – Unknown ArtistPiano, Directed By – Frank BunchTrombone – Joseph Britton*Trumpet – Hunch Vines
13 Dunk Rendleman And The Alabamians Mean Dog Blues
Banjo, Directed By – Dunk RendlemanBrass Bass – Worth RobertsClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Bill AderholtPiano – Bob PercyTrombone, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Drums – Unknown ArtistTrumpet – Bob Hamilton (7)
14 Willie Jones And His Orchestra Ragamuffin Stomp
Banjo – W. Warfield (2)Brass Bass – C. Peterson (3)Drums, Directed By – Willie Jones (16)Piano – H. SeldonReeds – Leonard Gay, S. Richardson (4), V. BassettTrombone [possibly] – Sam Searce, Vic DickensonTrumpet – Ed White (6), Ted Shame
15 Willie Jones And His Orchestra Michigan Stomp
Banjo – W. Warfield (2)Brass Bass – C. Peterson (3)Drums, Directed By – Willie Jones (16)Piano – H. SeldonReeds – Leonard Gay, S. Richardson (4), V. BassettTrombone [possibly] – Sam Searce, Vic DickensonTrumpet – Ed White (6), Ted Shame
16 Willie Jones And His Orchestra Bugs
Banjo – W. Warfield (2)Brass Bass – C. Peterson (3)Drums, Directed By – Willie Jones (16)Piano – H. SeldonReeds – Leonard Gay, S. Richardson (4), V. BassettTrombone [possibly] – Sam Searce, Vic DickensonTrumpet – Ed White (6), Ted Shame
17 Horace Smith & The Patent Leather Kids* Mother-In-Law Blues
Banjo – Paul George (5)Piano – James "Slick" Helms*Trumpet – Syd ValentineVocals – Horace Smith (3)
18 Horace Smith & The Patent Leather Kids* Love Is Dead
Banjo – Paul George (5)Piano – James "Slick" Helms*Trumpet – Syd ValentineVocals – Horace Smith (3)
19 Bill Brown (33)* Going Away And Leave My Baby
Banjo – Paul George (5)Piano – James "Slick" Helms*Trumpet – Syd ValentineVocals – Horace Smith (3)
20 Ted Ross (2)* Clickety Clack Blues
Banjo – Paul George (5)Piano – James "Slick" Helms*Trumpet – Syd ValentineVocals – Horace Smith (3)
21 Skillet Dick And His Frying Pans* Jelly Bean Drag
Banjo – Paul George (5)Piano – James "Slick" Helms*Trumpet – Syd Valentine
22 Syd Valentine's Patent Leather Kids* Asphalt Walk
Banjo – Paul George (5)Piano – James "Slick" Helms*Trumpet – Syd Valentine
23 Syd Valentine's Patent Leather Kids* Patent Leather Stomp
Banjo – Paul George (5)Piano – James "Slick" Helms*Trumpet – Syd Valentine
24 Skillet Dick And His Frying Pans* Rock And Gravel
Banjo – Paul George (5)Piano – James "Slick" Helms*Trumpet – Syd Valentine

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Notes

Recording date, location, matrix, catalog number:
1. circa July 7, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-704-B, Gennett 6322
2. circa August 22, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-838-A, Silvertone 5139
3. circa August 22, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-839-A, Silvertone 5139
4. circa July 9, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-716-B, Gennett 6211
5. circa July 9, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-717-A, Gennett 6210
6. circa July 9, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-718-A, Gennett 6210
7. circa July 9, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-719-B, Gennett 6211
8. circa August 15, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-830-A, Gennett 6247
9. circa August 4, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-779-A, Decca 7137
10. circa August 10, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-791-, Gennett 6278
11. circa August 20, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-832-A, Gennett 6293
12. circa August 20, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-833-, Gennett 6293
13. circa August 28, 1927, Birmingham, Alabama, GEX-852-A, Gennett 6322
14. November 21, 1927, Richmond, Indiana, GEX-964-A, Gennett 6370
15. November 21, 1927, Richmond, Indiana, GEX-965-B, Gennett 6326
16. November 21, 1927, Richmond, Indiana, GEX-966-, Gennett 6326
17. October 2, 1929, Richmond, Indiana, 15709-A, Gennett 7025
18. October 2, 1929, Richmond, Indiana, 15710-A, Gennett 7025
19. October 2, 1929, Richmond, Indiana, 15712-A, Varsity 6064
20. October 2, 1929, Richmond, Indiana, 15714-, Champion 15882
21. October 2, 1929, Richmond, Indiana, 15721-A, Champion 40085
22. October 2, 1929, Richmond, Indiana, 15722-A, Gennett 7071
23. October 2, 1929, Richmond, Indiana, 15723-, Gennett 7026
24. October 2, 1929, Richmond, Indiana, 15724-A, Champion 40085

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  • Barcode: 620588800924

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