King Oliver

King Oliver

Real Name:
Joseph Joe Oliver
Profile:
b. 11/05/1885 in New Orleans d. 10/04/1938 in Savannah, Georgia
King Oliver, (Joseph Joe Oliver), alias Joe "King" Oliver, 1885–1938, American jazz musician, b. Abend, La. Oliver began his professional career in 1904 with the Onward Brass Band. After playing with leading bands in New Orleans and establishing himself as a master cornetist, he moved to Chicago in 1918. From 1920 to 1923 he led the Creole Jazz Band, which became the greatest exponent of the New Orleans, or “Dixieland,” jazz idiom. Oliver's style was noted for its bursting, exuberant power and its great range. He strongly influenced Louis Armstrong.
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King Oliver Discography

Singles & EPs

A. 055 King Oliver With Blind Willie Dunn's Gin Bottle Four* King Oliver With Blind Willie Dunn's Gin Bottle Four* - Jet Black Blues / Blue Blood Blues (Single) AFCDJ, Association Francaise Des Collectionneurs De Disques De Jazz A. 055 France 1949 Sell This Version
eva 12 King Oliver Vault Origianls(7", EP) "X" eva 12 US 1953 Sell This Version
426.043 BE King Oliver / Kid Ory King Oliver / Kid Ory - Petits Jazz Pour Tous 2 (EP) Philips 426.043 BE France 1955 Sell This Version
EPA 30-319 King Oliver King Oliver(7", EP) RCA Italiana EPA 30-319 Italy 1959 Sell This Version
JEL 6 King Oliver King Oliver(7") Jazz Collector JEL 6 UK 1959 Sell This Version
MC8 / AA 429.627 Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* - Joe King Oliver* - Johnny Dodds - Kid Ory - Johnny Dunn Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* - Joe King Oliver* - Johnny Dodds - Kid Ory - Johnny Dunn - Marie Claire - Un Soir En Louisiane Capitale Nouvelle Orléans(7", EP) Philips MC8 / AA 429.627 France 1960 Sell This Version
MPC 523 King Oliver Volume 3(7", EP) Pirate Records (8) MPC 523 Sweden 1966 Sell This Version
SdMJ 018 King Oliver King Oliver(7", EP) Fratelli Fabbri Editori SdMJ 018 Italy 1969 Sell This Version
JR 10 Clarence Williams Orch.* / King Oliver And Clarence Williams' Boys Clarence Williams Orch.* / King Oliver And Clarence Williams' Boys - High Society Rag / In The Bottle(10", Single, Mono, Ltd, Red) Not On Label JR 10 France Unknown Sell This Version
603 King Oliver Jazz Archiv Special Series(7", EP) Jass (2) 603 Unknown Sell This Version
BBE 12268 King Oliver Room Rent Blues / Dippermouth Blues / High Society / Sobbin' Blues(7") Philips BBE 12268 UK Unknown Sell This Version
BBE.12493 King Oliver 1928-1929(7", EP) Philips BBE.12493 UK Unknown Sell This Version
429 623 BE King Oliver Jazz Gallery(7", EP) Philips 429 623 BE Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
BBE 12369 King Oliver Jazz Gallery(7", EP) Philips BBE 12369 UK Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

RLP 1007 King Oliver Plays The Blues (Comp) Riverside Records RLP 1007 US 1953 Sell This Version
LVA-3018 King Oliver King Oliver's Uptown Jazz: The Harlem Period Of The King Of New Orleans(10", Comp) "X" LVA-3018 US 1954 Sell This Version
LN 3208 King Oliver King Oliver (Comp) Epic LN 3208 US 1956 Sell This Version
RLP 12-130 King Oliver Back O' Town(LP, Comp) Riverside Records RLP 12-130 US 1956 Sell This Version
63806 King Oliver The Immortal King Oliver (Comp) Milestone Records 63806 US 1968 Sell This Version
RTR 24001 King Oliver Blues(LP, Comp) Raretone RTR 24001 Italy 1972 Sell This Version
741.055 King Oliver Volume 2 (1929 - 1930)(LP, Comp) RCA 741.055 France 1972 Sell This Version
7104, OL-7104 King Oliver, Louis Armstrong And Bessie Smith King Oliver, Louis Armstrong And Bessie Smith - The Blues Heritage (Comp) Olympic Records (4), Olympic Records (4) 7104, OL-7104 US 1973 Sell This Version
63610 King Oliver West End Blues (Comp) CBS 63610 Netherlands 1973 Sell This Version
SFR - DP 696 King Oliver Snag It!(LP, Comp) Family Records (4) SFR - DP 696 Italy 1973 Sell This Version
M-47017 Louis Armstrong And King Oliver Louis Armstrong And King Oliver - Louis Armstrong And King Oliver (Comp) Milestone Records M-47017 Spain 1974 Sell This Version