Various ‎– Harlem Jazz (1928-33)

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RCA ‎– 74321 28560 2, BMG ‎– 74321 28560 2
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Victor Jazz History – Vol. 6
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1 Duke Ellington & His Orchestra* Jubilee Stomp
Banjo – Fred GuyBass [Standing] – Wellman BraudClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Barney BigardDrums – Sonny GreerPiano, Directed By – Duke EllingtonSoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Otto Hardwicke*Trombone – Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton*Trumpet – Arthur Whetsel*, Bubber MileyWritten-By – Ellington*
2:35
2 Duke Ellington & His Orchestra* Got Everything But You
Banjo – Fred GuyBass [Standing] – Wellman BraudClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Barney BigardDrums – Sonny GreerPiano, Directed By – Duke EllingtonSoprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Otto Hardwicke*Trombone – Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton*Trumpet – Arthur Whetsel*, Bubber MileyWritten-By – Razaf*, Palmer*
2:56
3 Fess Williams & His Royal Flush Orchestra* A Few Riffs
Alto Saxophone – Lockwood LewisBanjo – Andy Pendleton (2), Ollie BlackwellBrass Bass – Emanuel CasamoreClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Directed By – Fess WilliamsClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Felix GregoryClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Perry Smith (2)Drums – Ralph BedellPiano – Henry DuncanTrombone – David "Jelly" James*Trumpet – George Temple, Kenneth RoaneWritten-By – Williams*, Roane*
3:08
4 Duke Ellington & His Cotton Club Orchestra* Cotton Club Stomp
Banjo – Fred GuyBass [Standing] – Wellman BraudClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyClarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Barney BigardDrums – Sonny GreerPiano, Directed By – Duke EllingtonTrombone – Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton*Trumpet – Arthur Whetsel*, Cootie Williams, Freddy JenkinsWritten-By – Ellington*, Carney*, Hodges*
2:55
5 Charlie Johnson & His Orchestra Harlem Drag
Banjo – Bobby JohnsonBrass Bass – Billy Taylor*Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Ben Whitted, Edgar SampsonClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Ben Waters*Drums – George StaffordPiano – Charlie JohnsonTrombone – George StevensonTrumpet – Leonard Davis, Sidney De ParisWritten-By – Waters*
3:17
6 Clarence Williams' Washboard Band* In Our Cottage Of Love
Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Unknown ArtistClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Arville HarrisCornet – Ed AllenPiano – Clarence WilliamsWashboard – Floyd CaseyWritten-By – Schafer*, Milne*
3:18
7 Joe Steele & His Orchestra* Coal-Yard Shuffle
Banjo – Percy RichardsonBaritone Saxophone – Joe GarlandBrass Bass – Frank Smith (27)Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Charlie HolmesDrums – Gerald HobsonPiano, Arranged By – Joe Steele (2)Tenor Saxophone – E. Eugene Mikell*Trombone – Jimmy ArcheyTrumpet – Ward PinkettTrumpet [Either] – Langston CurlTrumpet [Or] – Jack Wilson (16)Written-By – Steele*
3:05
8 Henry Allen & His New York Orchestra It Should Be You
Banjo, Guitar – Will Johnson (2)Bass [Standing] – Pops FosterClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Albert NicholasClarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Charlie HolmesClarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Teddy HillDrums, Vibraphone – Paul BarbarinPiano, Cello – Luis RussellTrombone – J.C. HigginbothamTrumpet – Henry "Red" AllenWritten-By – Allen*
3:07
9 Henry Allen & His New York Orchestra Biff'ly Blues
Banjo, Guitar – Will Johnson (2)Bass [Standing] – Pops FosterClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Albert NicholasClarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Charlie HolmesClarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Teddy HillDrums, Vibraphone – Paul BarbarinPiano, Cello – Luis RussellTrombone – J.C. HigginbothamTrumpet – Henry "Red" AllenWritten-By – Allen*
3:25
10 Fats Waller Ain't Misbehavin'
Piano – Thomas "Fats" Waller*Written-By – Razaf*, Waller*, Brooks*
3:02
11 McKinney's Cotton Pickers Miss Hannah
Alto Saxophone – Benny CarterAlto Saxophone, Vocals, Arranged By, Directed By – Don RedmanBanjo – Dave WilbornBrass Bass – Billy Taylor*Drums – Kaiser MarshallPiano – Fats Waller, Leroy TibbsTenor Saxophone – Coleman Hawkins, Theodore McCord*Trombone – Claude JonesTrumpet – Joe Smith (3), Leonard Davis, Sidney De ParisWritten-By – Redman*, Nesbitt*
2:58
12 King Oliver & His Orchestra Rhythm Club Stomp
Alto Saxophone – Glyn Paque, Hilton JeffersonBanjo – Arthur TaylorBrass Bass – Clinton Walker (2)Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Bobby HolmesDirected By – Carroll DickersonDrums – Fred Moore*Piano [Prob.] – Henry DuncanTrombone – Jimmy ArcheyTrumpet – Joe "King" Oliver*Trumpet [Prob.] – Dave Nelson (4)Written-By – Nelson*, Oliver*
2:57
13 Bubber Miley & His Mileage Makers* I Lost My Girl From Memphis
Banjo, Guitar – Bernard Addison, Unknown ArtistClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Hilton Jefferson, Unknown ArtistDrums – Tommy BenfordPiano – Earl FrazierTenor Saxophone – Happy CaldwellTrombone – Wilbur De ParisTrumpet – Bubber Miley, Unknown Artist, Ward PinkettVocals – Frank MarvinWritten-By – Tobias*, DeRose*
2:55
14 Duke Ellington & His Cotton Club Orchestra* Jungle Nights In Harlem
Banjo – Fred GuyBass [Standing] – Wellman BraudClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyClarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Barney BigardDrums – Sonny GreerPiano, Directed By – Duke EllingtonTrombone – Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton*Trumpet – Arthur Whetsel*, Cootie Williams, Freddy JenkinsValve Trombone – Juan TizolWritten-By – Ellington*
2:52
15 Henry Allen & His Orchestra Patrol Wagon Blues
Banjo, Guitar – Will Johnson (2)Brass Bass – Ernest Hill (2)Clarinet, Alto Saxophone – Albert NicholasClarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Charlie HolmesDrums, Vibraphone – Paul BarbarinPiano, Cello – Luis RussellTenor Saxophone – Greely WaltonTrombone – Jimmy ArcheyTrumpet – Otis JohnsonTrumpet, Vocals – Henry "Red" AllenWritten-By – Grainger*
3:20
16 Duke Ellington & His Cotton Club Orchestra* Mood Indigo
Banjo – Fred GuyBass [Standing] – Wellman BraudClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyClarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Barney BigardDrums – Sonny GreerPiano, Directed By – Duke EllingtonTrombone – Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton*Trumpet – Arthur Whetsel*, Cootie Williams, Freddy JenkinsValve Trombone – Juan TizolWritten-By – Bigard*, Ellington*, Mills*
3:06
17 Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra* Sugarfoot Stomp
Brass Bass – John KirbyClarinet – Rex StewartClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Harvey Boone, Russell ProcopeClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Coleman HawkinsDrums – Walter JohnsonGuitar – Clarence HolidayPiano, Arranged By, Directed By – Fletcher HendersonTrombone – Benny Morton, Claude JonesTrumpet – Bobby Stark, Russell SmithWritten-By – Oliver*, Melrose*
3:04
18 Mills Blue Rhythm Band* Heebie Jeebies
Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Clarinet – Crawford WethingtonAlto Saxophone, Clarinet – Ted McCordArranged By – Benny CarterBanjo – Benny JamesBass [Standing] – Hayes AlvisClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Castor McCordDrums – Willie LynchPiano – Edgar HayesTrombone – Harry White, Henry HicksTrumpet – Ed Anderson, Shelton Hemphill, Wardell JonesVocals – Chick Bullock, George MortonWritten-By – Atkins*
3:10
19 Luis Russell & His Orchestra* Freakish Blues
Alto Saxophone – Henry JonesBass [Standing] – Pops FosterClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Albert NicholasDrums, Vibraphone – Paul BarbarinGuitar – Will Johnson (2)Piano, Directed By – Luis RussellTenor Saxophone – Greely WaltonTrombone – Dicky Wells*Trumpet – Gus Aiken, Henry "Red" Allen, Robert Cheek (2)Written-By – Russell*, Barbarin*
3:27
20 Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra* Bugle Call Rag
Banjo – Fred GuyBass [Standing] – Wellman BraudClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Harry CarneyClarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone – Johnny HodgesClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Barney BigardDrums – Sonny GreerPiano, Directed By – Duke EllingtonTrombone – Joe "Tricky Sam" Stanton*, Lawrence BrownTrumpet – Arthur Whetsel*, Cootie Williams, Freddy JenkinsValve Trombone – Juan TizolWritten-By – Meyers*, Schoebel*, Pettis*
3:04
21 Mills Blue Rhythm Band* Harlem After Midnight
Alto Saxophone, Clarinet – Crawford WethingtonBanjo, Guitar – Benny JamesBass [Standing] – Hayes AlvisClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Gene MikellClarinet, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Joe GarlandDrums – O'Neil SpencerPiano – Edgar HayesTrombone – George Washington, Henry HicksTrumpet – Ed Anderson, Shelton Hemphill, Wardell JonesWritten-By – Garland*
3:15
22 Cab Calloway & His Orchestra* Harlem Camp Meeting
Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Andrew Brown (5)Banjo, Guitar – Morris WhiteBass [Standing] – Al MorganClarinet, Alto Saxophone – Arville HarrisClarinet, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Eddie BarefieldClarinet, Tenor Saxophone – Walter "Foots" Thomas*Drums – Leroy MaxeyPiano – Bennie PayneTrombone – De Priest Wheeler*, Harry WhiteTrumpet – Doc Cheatham, Edwin Swayzee, Lammar WrightVocals, Directed By – Cab CallowayWritten-By – White*
3:06

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  • Barcode: 7 4321-28560-2 6
  • Label Code: LC0316
  • Matrix / Runout: S 743212-85602 01 DISCTRONICS
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L502
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