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"The King of the Blues" [sound recording] / Bunk Johnson.

Johnson, Bunk, 1879-1949 (Performer). Jones, Myrtle. (Performer). Lewis, George, 1952- (Performer). Robinson, Jim, 1892-1976 (Performer). Dodds, Baby. (Performer). Pavadeau, Alcide, 1888-1969 (Performer). Marrero, Lawrence. (Performer). Brown, Sidney. (Performer).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library CD 3849 37684000277986 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New Orleans, La. : American Music, p1989.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Jazz ensembles and blues.
In part, previously issued.
Compact disc.
Program notes by William Russell inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
C.C. Rider -- Lowdown blues -- St. Louis blues -- Blue as I can be -- Dippermouth blues -- Midnight blues -- Weary blues -- New Iberia blues -- Careless love -- How long blues -- Royal Garden blues -- Tishomingo blues -- C.C. Rider blues.
Participant or Performer Note:
Myrtle Jones, vocals ; Bunk Johnson, trumpet ; George Lewis, clarinet ; Jim Robinson, trombone ; Baby Dodds, drums ; Lawrence Marrero, banjo ; Alcide "Slow drag" Pavageau, bass ; Sidney "Jim Little" Brown, tuba.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded between July 29 and August 4, 1944 in New Orleans.
Subject: Jazz > 1941-1950
Blues (Music) > 1941-1950

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