Hot Fives & Sevens, Vol. 4

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All Music Guide - Arwulf Arwulf
The fourth and last volume in JSP's Louis Armstrong Hot Fives & Sevens set diligently follows the Armstrong discography from March 5, 1929 through April 5, 1930, with a couple of alternate takes tacked onto the end like marzipan truffles. Decidedly different from the preceding volumes, this disc mostly features ensembles of nine and ten players, with even the Savoy Ballroom Five weighing in as a ten-piece big band. These marvelous Okeh sides paved the way for the smoother dance and swing band sounds of the 1930s. Armstrong handles five melodies composed by his pal Fats Waller, sings a duet with Hoagy Carmichael on "Rockin' Chair" and ushers in the Great Depression ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Arwulf Arwulf
The fourth and last volume in JSP's Louis Armstrong Hot Fives & Sevens set diligently follows the Armstrong discography from March 5, 1929 through April 5, 1930, with a couple of alternate takes tacked onto the end like marzipan truffles. Decidedly different from the preceding volumes, this disc mostly features ensembles of nine and ten players, with even the Savoy Ballroom Five weighing in as a ten-piece big band. These marvelous Okeh sides paved the way for the smoother dance and swing band sounds of the 1930s. Armstrong handles five melodies composed by his pal Fats Waller, sings a duet with Hoagy Carmichael on "Rockin' Chair" and ushers in the Great Depression with charming renditions of "When You're Smiling" and "I Can't Give You Anything But Love."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/9/1998
  • Label: Jsp Records
  • UPC: 788065301521
  • Catalog Number: 315

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Louis Armstrong Primary Artist, Trumpet, Vocals, Speech/Speaker/Speaking Part
Lonnie Johnson Guitar
Hoagy Carmichael Vocals, Track Performer
Henry "Red" Allen Trumpet
Paul Barbarin Drums, Vibes
Eddie Condon Banjo
Albert Nicholas Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Luis Russell Piano
Zutty Singleton Drums, Leader
Gene Anderson Piano, Cello
William Thornton Blue Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Pete Briggs Bowed Bass, Brass Baritone
Bert Curry Alto Saxophone
Pops Foster Baritone Saxophone, Standup Bass
J.C. Higginbotham Trombone
Teddy Hill Tenor Saxophone
Homer Hobson Trumpet
Charlie Holmes Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Otis Johnson Trumpet
Jimmy Strong Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Buck Washington Piano, Trumpet
Crawford Wethington Alto Saxophone
Dave Wilborn Banjo, Guitar
Carroll Dickerson Violin, Leader
Will Johnson Guitar
Fred Robinson Trombone
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra Track Performer
Mancy Carr Banjo, Bass, Vocals
Technical Credits
Hoagy Carmichael Composer
Richard M. Jones Producer
Shelton Brooks Composer
Henry Creamer Composer
Mark Fisher Composer
Charles Fox Liner Notes
Joe Goodwin Composer
Turner Layton Composer
Byron Warner Composer
Spencer Williams Composer
Carroll Dickerson Director
John R.T. Davies Remastering
Sally-Ann Worsfold Liner Notes
Larry Shay Composer
Jacques Richmond Composer
Lloyd Garrett Composer
Hart A. Wand Composer
Charles A. Bayha Composer
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