Scrap Iron Jazz Band

Scrap Iron Jazz Band

Aka Scrap Iron Jazzerinos.
American military band (septet), composed of young College fellows from the Washington base 21 hospital, and staying in Rouen, France during WWI.
The band recorded 6 tracks for Pathé beginning 1919, and 10 tracks for Gramophone in June 1919. They played in France (Paris Casino and Versailles) and Belgium until 1921.

The band was composed of:
Clarence Koch (Tpt)
Albert Argeliotta (Tbn-Lead)
Russell Hanslaib (C.Melody Sx)
Edward Dakin (Viol.)
Syl Horn (Viol. and Bj)
Clayton Thirkell (Pn)
Arshat Nushan (Drums)


Scrap Iron Jazz Band Discography


1727251 PM231 Various The Ragtime Volunteers Are Off To War and 1 more… Various - Premiers Jazz-Bands Paris 1919 - 1923(LP, Comp) Pathé Marconi EMI 1727251 PM231 France 1983 Sell This Version