Bennie Moten

Bennie Moten

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Benjamin Moten
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For the jazz bassist, please use Benny Moten

Bennie Moten (born November 13, 1894, Kansas City, Missouri, USA - died April 2, 1935, Kansas City, Missouri, USA) was an American jazz pianist, composer and band leader. He led Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra, the most important of the regional, blues-based orchestras active in the Midwest in the 1920's, and helped to develop the riffing style that would come to define many of the 1930's Big Bands. Among his compositions include "Moten Swing" and "South".

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Bennie Moten Discography Tracks

Albums

none Bennie Moten New Moten Stomp(LP, TP, Ace) Not On Label none US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

608 Bennie Moten / Jimmie Lunceford Bennie Moten / Jimmie Lunceford - Bennie Moten 1926 / Jimmie Lunceford 1930(7", EP) Jass (2) 608 Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

PM 42 410 Bennie Moten The Complete Bennie Moten Vol. 1/2 (1926-1928)(2xLP, Comp, Gat) RCA PM 42 410 France 1979 Sell This Version
PM 43693 Bennie Moten The Complete Bennie Moten Vol. 3/4 (1928-1930) Featuring Count Basie(2xLP, Comp, Gat) RCA PM 43693 France 1982 Sell This Version
Bennie Moten The Complete Bennie Moten Vol. 5/6 (1930-1932) (Comp) RCA France 1983 Sell This Version
53/54 Eddy Duchin / Billy May / Joe Sanders / Bennie Moten / Coon-Sanders* Eddy Duchin / Billy May / Joe Sanders / Bennie Moten / Coon-Sanders* - The Greatest Recordings Of The Big Band Era(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Red + Box) The Franklin Mint Record Society 53/54 US 1983 Sell This Version
157502 Bennie Moten Vol. 1: 1926 / 1929(CD, Comp) EPM Musique 157502 France 1991 Sell This Version
DEJ-62 Bennie Moten Bennie Moten(CD, Comp) Armando Curcio Editore DEJ-62 Italy 1992 Sell This Version
HEP CD 1070/1 Bennie Moten, Bennie Moten Orchestra* Bennie Moten, Bennie Moten Orchestra* - 1929-1932 · Band Box Shuffle(2xCD, Comp, Mono) Hep Records (3) HEP CD 1070/1 UK 2000 Sell This Version
none Bennie Moten In Chronology - 1927-1929(23xFile, MP3, Comp, 320) Complete Jazz Series none 2009
none Bennie Moten In Chronology - 1930-1932(22xFile, MP3, Comp, 320) Complete Jazz Series none 2009
none Bennie Moten In Chronology - 1929-1930(23xFile, MP3, Comp, 320) Complete Jazz Series none 2009
none Bennie Moten In Chronology - 1923-1927(24xFile, MP3, Comp, 320) Complete Jazz Series none 2009
FADCD2058 Bennie Moten The Bennie Moten Collection 1923-32(2xCD, Comp) Fabulous (3) FADCD2058 UK 2016 Sell This Version
LP-3 Bennie Moten Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra(10", Comp) Tax LP-3 Sweden Unknown Sell This Version
20.3012-HI Bennie Moten / Henry "Red" Allen Bennie Moten / Henry "Red" Allen - Siesta At The Fiesta(2xCD, Comp) History 20.3012-HI Israel Unknown Sell This Version
OFC-37 Bennie Moten Bennie Moten (Vol. 2)(10", Comp) Only For Collectors OFC-37 Unknown Sell This Version