Danny Barker

Real Name:
Daniel Moses Barker
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American jazz guitarist, banjoist and composer, born January 13, 1909 in New Orleans, Louisiana, died March 13, 1994 in the same city. Married to singer Blue Lu Barker.
After playing in several local groups, went to New York in 1930 to play in swing bands. First recordings with Dave Nelson's Harlem Hot Shots (New York, 1931). During the mid-1940s, much sought after rhythm man, mainly with Pops Foster and Baby Dodds. Returned to New Orleans in 1965.
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Albums

L-410 Danny Barker - Jamming At Rudi's, No. 2 album art Hot Lips Page, Tyree Glenn, Sonny Greer, Paul Quinichette, Burney Peacock, Walter Page, Dan Burley, Danny Barker Hot Lips Page, Tyree Glenn, Sonny Greer, Paul Quinichette, Burney Peacock, Walter Page, Dan Burley, Danny Barker - Jamming At Rudi's, No. 2(10", Album, Mono) Circle L-410 US 1951 Sell This Version
L-407 Danny Barker - Jamming At Rudi's, No. 1 album art Conrad Janis, Bob Wilber, Dick Smith (11), Tom Sharpsteen, Pops Foster, Eubie Blake, Danny Barker, John Jeffrey (2), Freddy Moore* Conrad Janis, Bob Wilber, Dick Smith (11), Tom Sharpsteen, Pops Foster, Eubie Blake, Danny Barker, John Jeffrey (2), Freddy Moore* - Jamming At Rudi's, No. 1(10", Album) Circle L-407 US 1951 Sell This Version
SPL 1205 Danny Barker - The Fabulous Banjo Of Danny Barker album art Danny Barker The Fabulous Banjo Of Danny Barker(LP, Album) Period Records SPL 1205 US 1956 Sell This Version
NW 265 Danny Barker - Don't Give The Name A Bad Place (Types And Stereotypes In American Musical Theater 1870-1900) album art Max MorathDanny BarkerClifford JacksonDick Hyman Max MorathDanny BarkerClifford JacksonDick Hyman - Don't Give The Name A Bad Place (Types And Stereotypes In American Musical Theater 1870-1900) (Album) New World Records NW 265 US 1978 Sell This Version
OR10188 Danny Barker - Save The Bones album art Danny Barker Save The Bones (Album) Orleans Records OR10188 US 1988 Sell This Version
04900-91053-2 Danny Barker - Salute To Jelly Roll Morton album art Dukes Of Dixieland & Danny Barker Dukes Of Dixieland & Danny Barker - Salute To Jelly Roll Morton (Album) Leisure Jazz 04900-91053-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
CMJ001 Danny Barker - American Griot (The Legacy Of A Great Jazz Man) album art Danny Barker and New Orleans Rhythm Kings Danny Barker and New Orleans Rhythm Kings - American Griot (The Legacy Of A Great Jazz Man)(CDr, Album, RE) Cathedral Music CMJ001 Germany 2010 Sell This Version

Compilations

JCD-262 Danny Barker - Jamming At Rudi's album art Danny Barker, Eubie Blake, Dave Burley, Pops Foster, Tyree Glenn, Sonny Greer, Conrad Janis, John Jeffrey (2), Ken Kersey*, Freddy Moore*, Oran "Lips" Page*, Walter Page, Burney Peacock, Paul Quinichette, Tom Sharpsteen, R. C. H. Smith, Ralph Sutton (2), Bob Wilber Danny Barker, Eubie Blake, Dave Burley, Pops Foster, Tyree Glenn, Sonny Greer, Conrad Janis, John Jeffrey (2), Ken Kersey*, Freddy Moore*, Oran "Lips" Page*, Walter Page, Burney Peacock, Paul Quinichette, Tom Sharpsteen, R. C. H. Smith, Ralph Sutton (2), Bob Wilber - Jamming At Rudi's(CD, Comp) Jazzology JCD-262 US 1996 Sell This Version
BCD-535/536 Danny Barker - New Orleans Jazz Man And Raconteur album art Danny Barker New Orleans Jazz Man And Raconteur(2xCD, Comp) G.H.B. BCD-535/536 US 2015 Sell This Version

Videos

D2995 Danny Barker - A Salute to Jelly Roll Morton album art The Dukes Of Dixieland, Danny Barker The Dukes Of Dixieland, Danny Barker - A Salute to Jelly Roll Morton(DVD-V, NTSC) Kultur D2995 US 2005 Sell This Version