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April 6th in Gennett History, 1923: King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band Recorded Ten Sides in Richmond

April 6th in Gennett History, 1923: King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band recorded ten sides in Richmond, including “Chimes Blues,” Canal Street Blues,” and “Dippermouth Blues. The band featured King Oliver and Louis Armstong (tpt), Honore Dutrey (tbn), Johnny Dodds (clt), … Continue reading

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Dec. 24th in #Gennett History, 1898: Baby Dodds Was Born

Dec. 24th in #Gennett History, 1898: Baby Dodds was born. Here is King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band’s complete April 1923 Session. Featured on these recordings are King Oliver & Louis Armstrong (trumpet), Honore Dutrey (trombone), Johnny Dodds (clarinet), Lil Hardin … Continue reading

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