Great Original Performances 1923-1930

Great Original Performances 1923-1930

by King Oliver
     
 

Great Original Performances 1923-1930 is a solid single-disc compilation of legendary New Orleans trumpeter/bandleader King Oliver. Featured are most of the classic songs Oliver recorded with his band at the height of his career. Included are tracks with the then up-and-coming trumpeter Louis Armstrong, as well as Oliver'sSee more details below

Overview

Great Original Performances 1923-1930 is a solid single-disc compilation of legendary New Orleans trumpeter/bandleader King Oliver. Featured are most of the classic songs Oliver recorded with his band at the height of his career. Included are tracks with the then up-and-coming trumpeter Louis Armstrong, as well as Oliver's classic three chorus solo on "Dippermouth Blues" that has influenced just about every trumpet player since.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/19/1998
Label:
Louisiana Red Hot
UPC:
0608691060725
catalogNumber:
607

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Mabel's Dream  -  King Oliver's Jazz Band
  2. The Southern Stomp  -  King Oliver's Jazz Band
  3. Riverside Blues  -  King Oliver's Jazz Band
  4. Weather Bird Rag  -  King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band
  5. Dippermouth Blues  -  King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band
  6. Snake Rag  -  King Oliver's Jazz Band
  7. Sweet Lovin' Man  -  King Oliver's Jazz Band
  8. High Society Rag  -  King Oliver's Jazz Band
  9. Sobbin' Blues  -  King Oliver's Jazz Band
  10. Chattanooga Stomp  -  King Oliver's Jazz Band
  11. King Porter Stomp
  12. Too Bad  -  King Oliver's Jazz Band
  13. Deep Henderson  -  King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators
  14. Jackass Blues  -  King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators
  15. Sugar Foot Stomp  -  King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators
  16. Wa Wa Wa  -  King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators
  17. Dead Man Blues  -  King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators
  18. Snag It  -  King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators
  19. Jet Black Blues  - Blind Willie Dunn
  20. Blue Blood Blues  - Blind Willie Dunn
  21. It's Right Here for You  - Jimmy Williams

Disc 2

  1. Showboat Shuffle  -  King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators
  2. Every Tub  - King Oliver
  3. Willie the Weeper  - King Oliver
  4. Black Snake Blues  - King Oliver
  5. Farewell Blues  - King Oliver
  6. Sobbin' Blues  - King Oliver
  7. Tin Roof Blues  - King Oliver
  8. West End Blues  - King Oliver
  9. Longshoremans' Blues  - King Oliver
  10. Death Sting Me Blues  -  Clarence Williams Orchestra
  11. Tell Me Woman Blues  - Joe "King" Oliver
  12. In the Bottle Blues  -  Clarence Williams' Novelty Band
  13. What You Want Me to Do?  -  Clarence Williams' Novelty Band
  14. New Orleans Shout  -  King Oliver's Orchestra
  15. Rhythm Club Stomp  -  King Oliver's Orchestra
  16. Edna  -  King Oliver's Orchestra
  17. Mule Face Blues  -  King Oliver's Orchestra
  18. Don't You Think I Love You?  -  King Oliver's Orchestra
  19. Shake It and Break It  -  King Oliver's Orchestra
  20. Stingaree Blues  -  King Oliver's Orchestra

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

King Oliver   Primary Artist,Trumpet,Cornet,Vocals
Lonnie Johnson   Guitar
Henry "Red" Allen   Trumpet
Buster Bailey   Clarinet
Paul Barbarin   Drums
Johnny Dodds   Clarinet
Eddie Lang   Guitar,Violin
Jelly Roll Morton   Piano
Albert Nicholas   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Soprano Saxophone
Kid Ory   Trombone
Luis Russell   Piano
Jimmie Noone   Clarinet
Paul Barnes   Alto Saxophone
Johnny St. Cyr   Banjo
Texas Alexander   Track Performer
Ed Allen   Cornet
Jimmy Archey   Trombone
Louis Armstrong   Cornet
Baby Dodds   Drums
Barney Bigard   Clarinet,Soprano Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Ed Cuffee   Trombone
Tommy Dorsey   Trumpet,Cornet
Honore Dutrey   Trombone
Lil Hardin   Piano
Arville Harris   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Leroy Harris   Banjo
Darnell Howard   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone
Hilton Jefferson   Alto Saxophone
Edmund Jones   Drums
R.J. Jones   Vocals
King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band   Track Performer
Stan King   Drums
Fred Moore   Drums
Dave Nelson   Trumpet
Arthur Schutt   Harmonium
Bud Scott   Banjo,Vocals
Bob Shoffner   Trumpet
Omer Simeon   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Soprano Saxophone
Benny Waters   Clarinet,Tenor Saxophone
Clarence Williams   Piano,Celeste,Vocals
Ernest Elliott   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone
Justin Ring   Percussion
Henry Duncan   Piano
Stump Evans   Alto Saxophone,Soprano Saxophone
Eric Franker   Piano
Bobby Holmes   Clarinet,Tenor Saxophone
Glyn Paque   Alto Saxophone
Bill Johnson   Banjo,Vocals
Reverend Charlie Jackson   Bass Saxophone
Billy Paige   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Soprano Saxophone
Ed Atkins   Trombone
Walter Wheeler   Tenor Saxophone
Georgia Taylor   Vocals
Norman Lester   Piano
King Oliver's Dixie Syncopators   Track Performer
King Oliver's Jazz Band   Track Performer
King Oliver's Orchestra   Track Performer
Jimmy Williams   Bass
Arthur Taylor   Banjo

Technical Credits

Victoria Spivey   Composer
Robert Parker   Liner Notes,Stereo Recreations From 78rpm Originals,Source Material
Paul Barbarin   Composer,Vocal Break
Count Basie   Composer
Jelly Roll Morton   Composer
King Oliver   Composer
Art Kassel   Composer
New Orleans Rhythm Kings   Composer
Lil Johnson   Composer
Vic Berton   Composer
Barney Bigard   Composer
Marty Bloom   Composer
Bert Cobb   Brass Band
Eddie Durham   Composer
Paul Mares   Composer
Leon Roppolo   Composer
Elmer Schoebel   Composer
Bud Scott   Vocal Break
Cyrus St. Clair   Brass Band
Clinton Walker   Brass Band
Clarence Williams   Composer
Brad Kay   Source Material
Billy Meyers   Composer
Carroll Dickerson   Director
Mel Stitzel   Composer
Brian Rust   Source Material
John R.T. Davies   Source Material
Walter Melrose   Composer
Grant Rymal   Composer
Porter Steele   Composer
Edward Brooks   Sleeve Notes
D.K. Baker   Composer
Laurie Wright   Source Material
Clinton A. Kemp   Composer
Anita Gonzales   Composer
Melville Stitzel   Composer

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