His Best Recordings 1929-1941

His Best Recordings 1929-1941

by Henry "Red" Allen
     
 

This entry from the RCA Vintage series is comprised of 15 recordings that span 28 years and feature trumpeter Red Allen; the first ten songs are from 1929-30. Highlights include "It Should Be You," Fletcher Henderson's "Hocus Pocus," Allen's heated "The Crawl" and a classic version of "I Cover the Waterfront."  See more details below

Overview

This entry from the RCA Vintage series is comprised of 15 recordings that span 28 years and feature trumpeter Red Allen; the first ten songs are from 1929-30. Highlights include "It Should Be You," Fletcher Henderson's "Hocus Pocus," Allen's heated "The Crawl" and a classic version of "I Cover the Waterfront."

Product Details

Release Date:
11/19/1996
Label:
Best Of Jazz
UPC:
3307518403123
catalogNumber:
4031

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Henry "Red" Allen   Primary Artist,Trumpet,Vocals
Victoria Spivey   Vocals
Buster Bailey   Clarinet
Paul Barbarin   Drums
Danny Barker   Guitar
Chu Berry   Tenor Saxophone
Bill Coleman   Trumpet
John Kirby   Baritone Saxophone
Albert Nicholas   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone
King Oliver   Trumpet
Tab Smith   Alto Saxophone
Luis Russell   Piano,Cello
Cozy Cole   Drums
Edmond Hall   Clarinet
Benny Morton   Trombone
Zutty Singleton   Drums
Don Redman   Alto Saxophone,Vocals
Russell Procope   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone
Mills Blue Rhythm Band   Track Performer
Wellman Braud   Drums,Standup Bass
Bernard Addison   Guitar
Gus Aiken   Trumpet
Jimmy Archey   Trombone
Lil Armstrong   Piano
Happy Caldwell   Tenor Saxophone
Rupert Cole   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone
Leonard Davis   Trumpet
Pops Foster   Standup Bass
Charlie Frazier   Tenor Saxophone
Joe Garland   Clarinet,Baritone Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Edgar Hayes   Piano
J.C. Heard   Drums
Shelton Hemphill   Trumpet
J.C. Higginbotham   Trombone,Vocals
Teddy Hill   Clarinet,Baritone Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Charlie Holmes   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone,Soprano Saxophone
Edward Inge   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone
Hilton Jefferson   Alto Saxophone
Keg Johnson   Trombone
Manzie Johnson   Drums
Otis Johnson   Trumpet
Claude Jones   Trombone
Lawrence Lucie   Guitar
Gene Mikell   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone
Fred Moore   Drums
Rudy Powell   Clarinet,Alto Saxophone
Talcott Reeves   Banjo,Guitar
Cecil Scott   Clarinet,Tenor Saxophone
Russell Smith   Trumpet
O'Neill Spencer   Drums
George Stafford   Drums
Greely Walton   Tenor Saxophone
George Washington   Trombone
Dicky Wells   Trombone
Crawford Wethington   Alto Saxophone,Baritone Saxophone
Bob Ysaguirre   Baritone Saxophone
Jim Tolliver   Piano
Blue Lu Barker   Vocals
Elmer James   Baritone Saxophone
Henry Duncan   Piano
Will Johnson   Banjo,Guitar
Wardell Jones   Trumpet
Glyn Paque   Alto Saxophone
Fred Robinson   Trombone
Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Luis Russell & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Don Redman & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Coleman Hawkins & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Eddie Mallory   Trumpet
Sam Price   Piano
Arthur Nipton   Double Bass
Robert Cheek   Trumpet
Bobby Stampley   Trumpet
Heather Jones   Alto Saxophone
Robert Carroll   Tenor Saxophone
James Reynolds   Piano
Arthur Taylor   Banjo
Henry Jones   Clarinet

Technical Credits

Lucky Millinder   Director
King Oliver   Director
Luis Russell   Director
Don Redman   Arranger,Director
Milton Ager   Composer
Sidney Bechet   Composer
Walter Donaldson   Composer
Fletcher Henderson   Arranger,Director
George Washington   Arranger
Jack Yellen   Composer
Graham Colombe   Liner Notes
Gilles Petard   Reissue Producer
Harold Adamson   Composer
John Reid   Composer
Clinton A. Kemp   Composer

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