Riverboat Shuffle [Memphis Archives]

Riverboat Shuffle [Memphis Archives]

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The 18 songs on this unusual sampler all have something to with the Mississippi River. With such titles as "Steamboat Bill," "Mississippi Mud," "River Stay Away from My Door" and "Floating down to Cotton Town," the plot of the CD is obvious. Some of the material is rare while other cuts are fairly common. Highlights include The Boswell

Overview

The 18 songs on this unusual sampler all have something to with the Mississippi River. With such titles as "Steamboat Bill," "Mississippi Mud," "River Stay Away from My Door" and "Floating down to Cotton Town," the plot of the CD is obvious. Some of the material is rare while other cuts are fairly common. Highlights include The Boswell Sisters' "Roll on, Missisippi, Roll On," Paul Whiteman's "Selections from Showboat, Paul Robeson singing "Ol' Man River" and two titles from Wingy Manone.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/28/1994
Label:
Memphis Archives
UPC:
0781371700422
catalogNumber:
7004

Tracks

  1. Steamboat Bill  - Paul Tremaine
  2. Roll on, Mississippi, Roll On  -  Boswell Sisters
  3. Riverboat Shuffle  - Bix Beiderbecke
  4. Dusky Stevedore  - Bix Beiderbecke
  5. Deep River Blues @@Kaufman, Whitey & His Orchestra
  6. Mississippi Mud  - Bing Crosby
  7. Ready for the River  -  Coon-Sanders Nighthawks
  8. Slow River  -  Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra
  9. Selections from Show Boat  -  Paul Whiteman Orchestra
  10. Ol' Man River  -  Paul Whiteman Orchestra
  11. That's Where the South Begins @@Red & His Big Ten
  12. Rollin' Down the River  -  Leo Reisman & His Orchestra
  13. The River and Me  - Duke Ellington
  14. River, Stay 'Way from My Door  - Phil Harris
  15. When It's Sleepy Time Down South  - Mildred Bailey
  16. River Man  -  Wingy Manone & His Orchestra
  17. Floating Down to Cotton Town  -  Wingy Manone & His Orchestra
  18. Sailin' on the Robert E. Lee  - Ray Noble

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Boswell Sisters   Track Performer
Bing Crosby   Track Performer
Paul Robeson   Vocals,Track Performer
Mildred Bailey   Vocals,Track Performer
Eddy Duchin   Piano
Phil Harris   Track Performer
Johnny Hodges   Clarinet
Gene Krupa   Drums
Eddie Lang   Guitar
Cootie Williams   Trumpet
Red Nichols   Trumpet
Jean Goldkette   Track Performer
Frankie Trumbauer   Track Performer
Bubber Miley   Trumpet
Bix Beiderbecke   Track Performer
Barney Bigard   Clarinet
Jimmy Dorsey   Clarinet
Tommy Dorsey   Trombone
Duke Ellington   Track Performer
Chick Bullock   Vocals
Dick Robertson   Vocals
Olive Kline   Soprano
Lambert Murphy   Tenor Saxophone
Paul Tremaine   Track Performer
Paul Whiteman Orchestra   Track Performer
Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Wingy Manone & His Orchestra   Track Performer
Leo Reisman & His Orchestra   Track Performer

Technical Credits

Hoagy Carmichael   Composer
Irving Mills   Composer
Jerome Kern   Composer
Rich Caughron   Engineer
Dubin   Composer
Oscar Hammerstein   Composer
Jimmy Hite   Producer
Richard Hite   Liner Notes
Mitchell Parish   Composer
Leon René   Composer
Harry Warren   Composer
Eddie Dattel   Executive Producer
Lambert Murphy   Contributor
Dick Voynow   Composer
Clarence Muse   Composer
Otis Rene   Composer
Henry Myers   Composer
Charles M. Scwab   Composer

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