Tag Archives: Wolverines

June 20th in Gennett History, 1924: The Wolverine Orchestra Recorded “Tiger Rag”

June 20th in Gennett History, 1924: The Wolverine Orchestra recorded “Tiger Rag” in Richmond. The only known Gennett recording is one copy of a test pressing, otherwise it appeared on Brunswick 02205, Hot Record Society 24, Polydor 15387, and Temple … Continue reading

Posted in Gennett, Gennett Walk of Fame, Video | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

May 6th in Gennett History, 1924: The Wolverine Orchestra Recorded “Riverboat Shuffle”

May 6th in Gennett History, 1924: The Wolverine Orchestra recorded “Riverboat Shuffle” in Richmond. It was released on Gennett 5454. The track featured Bix Beiderbecke (c); Jimmy Hartwell (cl); George Johnson (ts); Dick Voynow (p); Bob Gillette (bj/g); Min Leibrook … Continue reading

Posted in Bix, Bix Beiderbecke, Gennett, Gennett Walk of Fame, The Wolverines, Video, Wolverine Orchestra | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Happy 107th Birthday, Jimmy McPartland! (3/15/1907)

Happy 107th Birthday, Jimmy McPartland! (3/15/1907). He recorded “Prince of Wails” with the Wolverine Orchestra on cornet on 12/12/1924.

Posted in Gennett, Jimmy McPartland, March, Video, Wolverine Orchestra | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

March 13th in Gennett History, 1991: Jimmy McPartland Passed Away

March 13th in Gennett History, 1991: Jimmy McPartland passed away. He recorded two tracks on Gennett with The Wolverine Orchestra. They appeared on Ge 5620, StGe 9611 & Tempo R-24. Both recordings featured Dave Harmon (vox), Jimmy McPartland (trumpet), George … Continue reading

Posted in Gennett, Jimmy McPartland, March, Video, Wolverine Orchestra | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Wolverine Orchestra w. Bix Beiderbecke and Gennett Engineer, Ezra Wickemeyer

The Wolverine Orchestra w. Bix Beiderbecke. Gennett Recording Engineer, Ezra Wickemeyer is on the left wearing a hat.

Posted in Bix Beiderbecke, Ezra Wickemeyer, Gennett, Wolverine Orchestra | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment