King Oliver

Real Name:
Joseph Nathan Oliver
Profile:
Early jazz cornet player and band leader, born May 11, 1885 in New Orleans, died April 8 or 10, 1938 in Savannah, Georgia
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 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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Albums

LLS-8.001 King Oliver - Louis Armstrong Com King Oliver album art Louis Armstrong With King Oliver Louis Armstrong With King Oliver - Louis Armstrong Com King Oliver(10", Comp) London Records LLS-8.001 Brazil 1958 Sell This Version
ARJ/15002 King Oliver - The Rarest Clarence Williams album art Clarence Williams Featuring King Oliver Featuring Ed Allen Featuring Bubber Miley Clarence Williams Featuring King Oliver Featuring Ed Allen Featuring Bubber Miley - The Rarest Clarence Williams(LP) Ariston ARJ/15002 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
FA 220 King Oliver - Richmond - Chicago - New York 1923-1928 album art King Oliver Richmond - Chicago - New York 1923-1928(2xCD) Frémeaux & Associés FA 220 France 2006 Sell This Version
CAL 2957 King Oliver - King Oliver En Arlem album art King Oliver King Oliver En Arlem(LP) RCA Camden CAL 2957 Uruguay Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

A. 055 King Oliver - Jet Black Blues / Blue Blood Blues album art 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(Shellac, 10", Ltd) AFCDJ A. 055 France 1949 Sell This Version
L 56. King Oliver - Tom Cat Blues / King Porter Stomp album art King Oliver And Jelly Roll Morton King Oliver And Jelly Roll Morton - Tom Cat Blues / King Porter Stomp Jazz Collector L 56. UK 1950 Sell This Version
EVA11 King Oliver King Oliver's Uptown Jazz: The Harlem Period Of The King Of New Orleans(7", EP) "X" EVA11 US 1954 Sell This Version
EVA 12 King Oliver Vault Originals(7", EP) "X" EVA 12 US 1954 Sell This Version
426.043 BE King Oliver - Camp Meeting Blues  album art King Oliver / Kid Ory King Oliver / Kid Ory - Camp Meeting Blues (EP) Philips 426.043 BE France 1958 Sell This Version
MC8 / AA 429.627 King Oliver - Un Soir En Louisiane Capitale Nouvelle Orléans album art Louis Armstrong - King Oliver - Johnny Dodds Et Kid Ory Louis Armstrong - King Oliver - Johnny Dodds Et Kid Ory - Un Soir En Louisiane Capitale Nouvelle Orléans(7", EP, Gat) Philips MC8 / AA 429.627 France 1959 Sell This Version
BBE.12493 King Oliver - 1928-1929 album art King Oliver 1928-1929 (EP) Philips BBE.12493 UK 1961 Sell This Version
MPC 523 King Oliver - Volume 3 album art King Oliver Volume 3(7", EP) Pirate Records (8) MPC 523 Sweden 1966 Sell This Version
BBE 12268, BBE.12268, 426 050 BE King Oliver - Room Rent Blues / Dippermouth Blues / High Society / Sobbin' Blues album art King Oliver Room Rent Blues / Dippermouth Blues / High Society / Sobbin' Blues (EP) Philips, Philips, Philips BBE 12268, BBE.12268, 426 050 BE UK Unknown Sell This Version
EPC 94 211, 94 211 EPC, 94 211 King Oliver - King Oliver 1926/1927 album art King Oliver King Oliver 1926/1927(7", EP, Comp) Coral, Coral, Coral EPC 94 211, 94 211 EPC, 94 211 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
94 206 King Oliver - King Oliver Vol. 1 album art King Oliver King Oliver Vol. 1 (EP, Comp) Coral, Coral, Coral 94 206 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
JR 10 King Oliver - High Society Rag / In The Bottle album art 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", Ltd, Red) Not On Label JR 10 France Unknown Sell This Version
EG 7853 King Oliver - Memphis Shake / Stealing Love album art Dixieland Jug Blowers / King Oliver With Dave Nelson's Orchestra* Dixieland Jug Blowers / King Oliver With Dave Nelson's Orchestra* - Memphis Shake / Stealing Love(Shellac, 10") Electrola EG 7853 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
Creole 17 King Oliver - Log Cabin Blues / Sweet Emmaline album art King Oliver With Clarence William's Washboard Five* King Oliver With Clarence William's Washboard Five* - Log Cabin Blues / Sweet Emmaline(10", RE) Creole Records (3) Creole 17 US Unknown Sell This Version
Creole 27 King Oliver - Bozo / Bimbo album art King Oliver With Clarence Williams Orch.* King Oliver With Clarence Williams Orch.* - Bozo / Bimbo(10", RE) Creole Records (3) Creole 27 US Unknown Sell This Version
Creole 6 King Oliver - Sitting On Top Of The World / Kansas City Man Blues album art King Oliver With Clarence Williams Jug Band* / Clarence Williams Jug Band* King Oliver With Clarence Williams Jug Band* / Clarence Williams Jug Band* - Sitting On Top Of The World / Kansas City Man Blues(10", RE) Creole Records (3) Creole 6 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

RLP 1007 King Oliver - Plays The Blues album art King Oliver Plays The Blues (Comp) Riverside Records RLP 1007 US 1953 Sell This Version
RLP 1033 King Oliver - Clarence Williams And His Orchestra album art Clarence Williams And His Orchestra , Featuring King Oliver And/Or Ed Allen Clarence Williams And His Orchestra , Featuring King Oliver And/Or Ed Allen - Clarence Williams And His Orchestra(10", Comp, Mono, Red) Riverside Records RLP 1033 US 1954 Sell This Version
LVA-3018 King Oliver - King Oliver's Uptown Jazz:  The Harlem Period Of The King Of New Orleans album art 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 album art King Oliver King Oliver (Comp) Epic LN 3208 US 1956 Sell This Version
RLP 12-130 King Oliver - Back O' Town album art King Oliver Back O' Town (Comp) Riverside Records RLP 12-130 US 1956 Sell This Version