Monday, November 30, 2015

Face the Music 12.03.15 - Fourteenth Fives

Blue-Gummed Blues
{W.C. Handy 1915}
Carl Wolfe’s Orchestra

{Zez Confrey 1945}
Eteri Andjaparidze piano solo

Bert Williams
monologue with orchestra  1915

All I Want Is A Spoonful
Papa Charlie Jackson 1925

Tired Of Fattening Frogs For Snakes
Virginia Liston with
Clarence Williams at the reed organ 1925

Stack O’ Lee Blues
Ma Rainey & her Georgia Band 1925

Chevy Chase
Eubie Blake player piano roll 1915

Steppin’ On the Gas
Jimmie O’Bryant’s
Famous Original Washboard Band 1925

Mama’s Gone, Goodbye
Boston Orchestra – London 1925

Alexander’s Ragtime Band
Bunk Johnson & his New Orleans Band 1945

Shade Of The Old Apple Tree
{Harry Williams & Egbert Van Alstyne 1905}
Natty Dominique’s Creole Dance Band

Red Sails In The Sunset
{Hugh Williams & Jimmy Kennedy 1935}
Louis Armstrong & his Orchestra 1935

Coleman Hawkins & the Ramblers
Holland 1935

I Don’t Know Why {Russ Columbo}
Don Byas Quartet 1945

April In Paris
Coleman Hawkins & his Orchestra
Hollywood 1945

Django Reinhardt
Quintette du Hot Club de France 1935

Now’s The Time
Charlie Parker’s Reboppers 1945

Monday, November 23, 2015

Face the Music 11.26.15:
Thirteenth Bundle of Fives offa
Long playing phonograph records

I’m Gonna Hang Around My Sugar
Duke Ellington's Washingtonians 1925

Meanest Blues
Original Memphis Five 1925

Dark Gal Blues
Kansas City Five 1925

Have Your Chill, I’ll Be Here
When Your Fever Rises
Coot Grant & Wesley Wilson
with Fletcher Henderson’s Orchestra 1925

By The Waters Of The Minnetonka
Sam Wooding’s Orchestra in Berlin 1925

When The Moon Shines In Coral Gables
California Ramblers 1925

Deep Elm
The Little Ramblers 1925

Red Hot Henry Brown
Charleston Chasers 1925

Paddlin’ Madelin’ Home
Whitey Kaufman & his Orchestra 1925

If the Moon Turns Green
Taft Jordan & his Mob 1935

Down Home Rag
Chick Webb & his Orchestra 1935

Boots & his Buddies 1935

I Never Knew Just What A Gal Could Do
Art Hodes Hot Seven 1945

Careless Love
Baby Dodds Jazz Four 1945

Blues For Jelly
Art Hodes’ Back Room Boys 1945

Feelin’ At Ease
Baby Dodds’ Jazz Four 1945

Walk On Down
Art Hodes Hot Seven 1945

Monday, November 16, 2015

Face the Music 11.19.15
Twelfth Fives or What You Will

Who Pumped the Wind in My Doughnut?
Washboard Sam 1935

Put It Where I Can Get It
Hociel Thomas with
Louis Armstrong’s Jazz Four 1925

Red Mountain Blues
Bessie Smith 1925

Blue Reefer Blues
Richard M. Jones’ Jazz Wizards 1935

Kentucky Home
Bunk Johnson’s Dance Band 1945

Blanche Touquatoux
Kid Ory’s Creole Jazz Band
vocal by Cecile Ory 1945

Fletcher Henderson’s Orchestra 1925

She’s Crying For Me
New Orleans Rhythm Kings 1925

You Took Advantage of Me
Bunny Berigan & his Blue Boys 1935

On the Alamo
Wild Bill Davison & his Commodores 1945

Miff’s Blues
Miff Mole with Nick’s Dixieland Band 1945

These Foolish Things
Lester Young Quartet 1945

To a Wild Rose
Herman Chittison 1945

The Blue Danube
Pat Flowers 1945

20th Century Blues
Sir Charles Thompson & his All Stars 1945

Billie’s Bounce
Charlie Parker’s Reboppers 1945

Jim Dawgs
Ike Quebec All-Stars 1945

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Dizzy Gillespie
grabbed by 
Rubberlegs Williams 
behind the Apollo Theater