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The complete Jimmie Lunceford Decca sessions

Label
The complete Jimmie Lunceford Decca sessions
Title
The complete Jimmie Lunceford Decca sessions
Creator
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Accompanying matter
  • discography
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
COO
Credits note
Arrangers: Leon Carr, Tadd Dameron, Eddie Durham, Bud Estes, Ray Heindorf, Horace Henderson, Harry Jackson, Joe Liggins, Jimmie Lunceford, Billy Moore, Sy Oliver, Roger Segure, Willie Smith, Earle Warren, Eddie Wilcox, Lonnie Wilfong, Gerald Wilson
Date time place
Recorded in New York City, Sept. 4, 1934-Feb. 27, 1945; and in Los Angeles, June 23, 1941-August 9, 1945
Form of composition
jazz
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
English vocals
LC call number
M1366.L86
LC item number
C66 2011
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Jimmie Lunceford, band leader (occasionally alto sax) and his orchestra (variously: Moses Allen, Fernando Arbello, Russell Bowles, Kirt Bradford, Nick Brooks, Ed Brown, Ted Buckner, Leon Carr, Earl Carruthers, Jimmy Crawford, Elmer Crumbley, Les Current, Bill Darnell, Laforet Dent, Eddie Durham, John Ewing, Russell Green, Ralph Griffin, Dan Grissom, Earl Hardy, Horace Henderson, Harry Jackson, Joe Marshall, Bob Mitchell, John Mitchell, Billy Moore, Melvin Moore, Al Norris, Sy Oliver, Truck Parham, Ernest Purce, Rostelle Reese, William Scott, Roger Segure, Omer Simeon, Willie Smith, Tommy Stevenson, Charles Stewart, Joe Thomas, Eddie Tompkins, Claude Trenier, Cliff Trenier, Benny Waters, Freddie Webster, Paul Webster, Henry Wells, Eddie Wilcox, James Williams, Joe Williams, Gerald Wilson, Snooky Young, Trummy Young) ; with the Delta Rhythm Boys, vocals (disc 7, tracks 16-19)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The complete Jimmie Lunceford Decca sessions
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Jazz
  • Compact discs; in container (32 cm.)
  • Program notes by Eddy Determeyer and discography (36 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
direct storage not acoustical
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc I. Sophisticated lady / Ellington-Parish-Mills (3:10) ; Mood indigo / D. Ellington-B. Bigard (2:53) ; Rose room / A. Hickman-H. Williams (3:02) ; Black and tan fantasie / D. Ellington-B. Miley (2:47) ; Stratosphere / Lunceford-Bishop-Moran (2:15) ; Nana / George M. Cohan (3:06) ; Miss Otis regrets (she's unable to lunch today) / Cole Porter (2:43) ; Unsophisticated Sue / Raymond-Razaf-Simon (3:08) ; Star dust / H. Carmichael-M. Parish (3:04) ; Dream of you / Oliver-Lunceford-Moran (3:09) ; Stomp it off / S. Oliver-J. Lunceford (3:07) ; Call it anything (it wasn't love) / Fred Fisher (3:09) ; Because you're you / Hudson-Lunceford-Oliver (3:14) ; Chillun, get up! / Ted Koehler (3:02) ; Solitude / Ellington-Mills-DeLange (3:05) ; Rain / Ford-Morgan-Swanstrom (3:14) ; Since my best gal turned me down / R. Lodwig-H. Quicksell (3:23) ; Jealous / Fitch-Little-Malie (3:01) ; Rhythm is our business / Lunceford-Cahn-Kaplan (3:11) ; Mood indigo (alt tk) / D. Ellington-B. Bigard (2:53) ; Star dust (alt tk) / H. Carmichael-M. Parrish (3:00) ; Because you're you (alt tk) / Hudson-Lunceford-Oliver (3:14) ; Rhythm is our business (alt tk) / Lunceford-Cahn-Kaplan (3:09) --
  • Disc II. Shake your head / S. Cahn-E. Grundlehner (2:44) ; I'm walking through heaven with you / J. Lunceford-J. Turner (3:13) ; Sleepy time gal / Alden-Eagan-Lorenzo-Whiting (3:08) ; Bird of paradise / Duke Ellington (3:13) ; Rhapsody Jr. / Duke Ellington (3:18) ; Runnin' wild / Grey-Wood-Gibbs (3:06) ; Four or five times / Byron Gay (3:07) ; (If I had) Rhythm in my nursery rhymes / Cahn-Raye-Lunceford-Chaplin (3:00) ; Babs / F. Ahlert-J. Young (3:05) ; Swanee River / Stephen Foster (2:43) ; Thunder / S. Lewis-G. Manners (3:01) ; Oh boy / J. Lunceford-E. Durham (3:05) ; Charmaine (matrix 60000) / L. Pollack-E. Rapee (2:51) ; You take the East, take the West, take the North, I'll take the South / R. Klages-J. Palmer (2:36) ; Avalon / Rose-DeSylva-Jolson (3:00) ; Charmaine (matrix 60015) / L. Pollack-E. Rapee (2:49) ; Hittin' the bottle / H. Arlen-T. Koehler (2:58) ; Four or five times (alt tk) / Byron Gay (3:07) --
  • Disc III. My blue heaven / W. Donaldson-G. Whiting (3:11) ; I'm nuts about screwy music / Fred Rose (2:58) ; The best things in life are free / DeSylva-Brown-Henderson (3:15) ; The melody man / D. Hendricks-S. Oliver (3:00) ; Organ grinder's swing / Hudson-Mills-Parish (2:37) ; On the beach at Bali-Bali / Meskill-Sherman-Silver (2:52) ; Me and the moon / L. Handman-W. Hirsch (2:56) ; Living from day to day / Scheafer-Levinson (3:03) ; 'Tain't good / Bernier-Haid-Whiting (3:11) ; Muddy water / De Rose-Richman-Trent (2:52) ; I can't escape from you / L. Robin-R. Whiting (2:58) ; Harlem shout / E. Durham-J. Lunceford (2:55) ; My last affair / Haven Johnson (2:47) ; Running a temperature / E. Fairchild-M. Pascal (3:00) ; Honey, keep your mind on me (matrix 61531) / Lunceford-Roberts-Roberts (2:59) ; Count me out / Jimmie Lunceford (3:09) ; I'll see you in my dreams / I. Jones-G. Kahn (2:46) ; My blue heaven (alt tk) / W. Donaldson-G. Whiting (3:10) ; The melody man (alt tk) / D. Hendricks-S. Oliver (3:05) --
  • Disc IV. He ain't got rhythm / Irving Berlin (2:38) ; Linger awhile / H. Owens-V. Rose (2:30) ; Honest and truly / Fred Rose (2:52) ; Slumming on Park Avenue / Irving Berlin (3:00) ; Coquette / Lombardo-Green-Kahn (3:08) ; The merry-go-round broke down / D. Franklin-C. Friend (2:54) ; Raggin' the scale / Edward Claypoole (3:09) ; Hell's bells / Art Kassel (3:09) ; For dancers only / Oliver-Raye-Schoen (2:41) ; Posin' / S. Cahn-S. Chaplin (2:59) ; The first time I saw you / N. Shilkret-A. Wrubel (2:45) ; Honey, keep your mind on me (matrix 62346) / Lunceford-Roberts-Roberts (3:10) ; Put on your old grey bonnet / S. Murphy-P. Wenrich (2:47) ; Pigeon walk / S. Lewis-J. Monaco (2:38) ; Like a ship at sea / J. Lunceford-M. Welcher (2:44) ; Teasin' Tessie Brown / Lunceford-Razaf-Roberts (2:55) ; Annie Laurie / trad. (3:10) ; 'Frisco fog / L. Carr-A. Roberts (3:09) ; Honest and truly (alt tk) / Fred Rose (2:59) ; Coquette (alt tk) / Lombardo-Green-Kahn (3:12) ; The merry-go-round broke down (alt tk) / D. Franklin-C. Friend (2:50) ; Raggin' the scale (alt tk) / Edward Claypoole (3:08) ; Pigeon walk (alt tk) / S. Lewis-J. Monaco (2:44) --
  • Disc V. Margie / Conrad-Davis-Robinson (3:03) ; The love nest / L. Hirsch-O. Harbach (3:02) ; I'm laughing up my sleeve / J. Lawrence-P. Tinturin (2:49) ; Down by the old mill stream / Telford Taylor (2:56) ; My melancholy baby / Norton, Watson, Burnet (3:04) ; Sweet Sue, just you / W. Harris-V. Young (2:48) ; By the River Sainte Marie / E. Leslie, H. Warren (3:15) ; Blue prelude / J. Bishop-G. Jenkins (2:56) ; Twenty-four robbers / T. Young-T. Buckner (3:07) ; I had a premonition / Walter Alan Finlayson(2:52) ; Battle axe / J. Thomas-J. Lunceford (2:45) ; Peace and love for all (Prayer for moderns) / L. Carr-L. Corday (3:11) ; Chocolate / Erskine Butterfield (2:54) ; I'm walking through heaven with you / J. Lunceford-J. Turner (3:10) ; You're always in my dreams / J. Eldins-M. Page (2:41) ; Flamingo / T. Grouya-E. Anderson (3:02) ; Siesta at the fiesta / Henry "Red" Allen (3:00) ; Gone / Leo Grennan (3:06) ; Hi spook / Gerald Wilson (2:53) ; Yard dog mazurka / Gerald Wilson (3:11) ; Impromptu / Edwin Wilcox (2:49) --
  • Disc VI. Blues in the night (part 1) / J. Mercer-H. Arlen (2:36) ; Blues in the night (part 2) / J. Mercer-H. Arlen (2:45) ; I'm losing my mind / Waters-Choate-Schaeffer (3:18) ; Life is fine / Trummy Young (2:39) ; It had to be you / G. Kahn-I. Jones (3:04) ; I'm gonna move to the outskirts of town (part 1) / R. Jordan-W. Weldon (3:06) ; I'm gonna move to the outskirts of town (part 2) / R. Jordan-W. Weldon (2:52) ; Strictly instrumental / Battle-Benjamin-Marcus-Seiler (2:34) ; Knock me a kiss / M. Jackson-A. Razaf (2:58) ; Keep smilin' keep laughin' be happy / Louis Singer (2:17) ; I dream a lot about you / Trummy Young (3:06) ; Easy street / Alan Rankin Jones (2:55) ; Back door stuff (part 1) / Roger Segure (3:02) ; Back door stuff (part 2) / Roger Segure (2:40) ; The goon came on / Burke-Palmer-Prince (2:19) ; Just once too often / Edwin Wilcox (3:01) ; Jeep rhythm / Oliver-Raye-Schoen (2:50) ; Charmaine / L. Pollack-E. Rapee (2:48) ; Solitude / Ellington-Mills-DeLange (2:42) ; Down by the old mill stream / Telford Taylor (2:28) ; Like a ship at sea / J. Lunceford-M. Welcher (2:49) ; For dancers only / Oliver-Raye-Schoen (2:26) ; Jeep rhythm (alt tk) / Oliver-Raye-Schoen (2:49) --
  • Disc VII. The chicks that I pick are slender, tender and tall / M Jackson-H. Prince (2:17) ; By the River Sainte Marie / E. Leslie-H. Warren (2:57) ; Pretty eyes / Reddie-Lunceford-Welsh (2:00) ; Margie Conrad-Davis-Robinson (2:41) ; Sleepy time gal / Alden-Eagen-Lorenzo-Whiting (3:00) ; My melancholy baby / Norton-Watson-Burnett (2:13) ; I'm gonna see my baby / Phil Moore (2:53) ; That someone must be you / Earl Hardy (2:47) ; Oh gee, oh gosh, oh pshaw / Breuer-Olsen-Johnson (2:35) ; I'm in a jam (with baby) / Jerome-Heindorf-Koehler (3:01) ; What a difference a day made / S. Adams-M. Grever (2:47) ; I passed through Memphis last night / unknown (2:53) ; Buzz-buzz-buzz Lunceford-Simms-Trace (2:23) ; This is my confession (to you) / Joe Thomas (2:58) ; I need a lift / Edwin Wilcox (2:48) ; Baby are you kiddin'? / C. Atkinson-S. Oliver (2:59) ; Where's the melody? / unknown (2:29) ; The honeydripper / Joe Liggins (2:43) ; I've got those Carolina blues / unknown (2:56)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • MD7-250
  • 250
  • B0015366-02
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn741959817
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The complete Jimmie Lunceford Decca sessions
Publication
Note
  • Jazz
  • Compact discs; in container (32 cm.)
  • Program notes by Eddy Determeyer and discography (36 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Capture and storage technique
direct storage not acoustical
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc I. Sophisticated lady / Ellington-Parish-Mills (3:10) ; Mood indigo / D. Ellington-B. Bigard (2:53) ; Rose room / A. Hickman-H. Williams (3:02) ; Black and tan fantasie / D. Ellington-B. Miley (2:47) ; Stratosphere / Lunceford-Bishop-Moran (2:15) ; Nana / George M. Cohan (3:06) ; Miss Otis regrets (she's unable to lunch today) / Cole Porter (2:43) ; Unsophisticated Sue / Raymond-Razaf-Simon (3:08) ; Star dust / H. Carmichael-M. Parish (3:04) ; Dream of you / Oliver-Lunceford-Moran (3:09) ; Stomp it off / S. Oliver-J. Lunceford (3:07) ; Call it anything (it wasn't love) / Fred Fisher (3:09) ; Because you're you / Hudson-Lunceford-Oliver (3:14) ; Chillun, get up! / Ted Koehler (3:02) ; Solitude / Ellington-Mills-DeLange (3:05) ; Rain / Ford-Morgan-Swanstrom (3:14) ; Since my best gal turned me down / R. Lodwig-H. Quicksell (3:23) ; Jealous / Fitch-Little-Malie (3:01) ; Rhythm is our business / Lunceford-Cahn-Kaplan (3:11) ; Mood indigo (alt tk) / D. Ellington-B. Bigard (2:53) ; Star dust (alt tk) / H. Carmichael-M. Parrish (3:00) ; Because you're you (alt tk) / Hudson-Lunceford-Oliver (3:14) ; Rhythm is our business (alt tk) / Lunceford-Cahn-Kaplan (3:09) --
  • Disc II. Shake your head / S. Cahn-E. Grundlehner (2:44) ; I'm walking through heaven with you / J. Lunceford-J. Turner (3:13) ; Sleepy time gal / Alden-Eagan-Lorenzo-Whiting (3:08) ; Bird of paradise / Duke Ellington (3:13) ; Rhapsody Jr. / Duke Ellington (3:18) ; Runnin' wild / Grey-Wood-Gibbs (3:06) ; Four or five times / Byron Gay (3:07) ; (If I had) Rhythm in my nursery rhymes / Cahn-Raye-Lunceford-Chaplin (3:00) ; Babs / F. Ahlert-J. Young (3:05) ; Swanee River / Stephen Foster (2:43) ; Thunder / S. Lewis-G. Manners (3:01) ; Oh boy / J. Lunceford-E. Durham (3:05) ; Charmaine (matrix 60000) / L. Pollack-E. Rapee (2:51) ; You take the East, take the West, take the North, I'll take the South / R. Klages-J. Palmer (2:36) ; Avalon / Rose-DeSylva-Jolson (3:00) ; Charmaine (matrix 60015) / L. Pollack-E. Rapee (2:49) ; Hittin' the bottle / H. Arlen-T. Koehler (2:58) ; Four or five times (alt tk) / Byron Gay (3:07) --
  • Disc III. My blue heaven / W. Donaldson-G. Whiting (3:11) ; I'm nuts about screwy music / Fred Rose (2:58) ; The best things in life are free / DeSylva-Brown-Henderson (3:15) ; The melody man / D. Hendricks-S. Oliver (3:00) ; Organ grinder's swing / Hudson-Mills-Parish (2:37) ; On the beach at Bali-Bali / Meskill-Sherman-Silver (2:52) ; Me and the moon / L. Handman-W. Hirsch (2:56) ; Living from day to day / Scheafer-Levinson (3:03) ; 'Tain't good / Bernier-Haid-Whiting (3:11) ; Muddy water / De Rose-Richman-Trent (2:52) ; I can't escape from you / L. Robin-R. Whiting (2:58) ; Harlem shout / E. Durham-J. Lunceford (2:55) ; My last affair / Haven Johnson (2:47) ; Running a temperature / E. Fairchild-M. Pascal (3:00) ; Honey, keep your mind on me (matrix 61531) / Lunceford-Roberts-Roberts (2:59) ; Count me out / Jimmie Lunceford (3:09) ; I'll see you in my dreams / I. Jones-G. Kahn (2:46) ; My blue heaven (alt tk) / W. Donaldson-G. Whiting (3:10) ; The melody man (alt tk) / D. Hendricks-S. Oliver (3:05) --
  • Disc IV. He ain't got rhythm / Irving Berlin (2:38) ; Linger awhile / H. Owens-V. Rose (2:30) ; Honest and truly / Fred Rose (2:52) ; Slumming on Park Avenue / Irving Berlin (3:00) ; Coquette / Lombardo-Green-Kahn (3:08) ; The merry-go-round broke down / D. Franklin-C. Friend (2:54) ; Raggin' the scale / Edward Claypoole (3:09) ; Hell's bells / Art Kassel (3:09) ; For dancers only / Oliver-Raye-Schoen (2:41) ; Posin' / S. Cahn-S. Chaplin (2:59) ; The first time I saw you / N. Shilkret-A. Wrubel (2:45) ; Honey, keep your mind on me (matrix 62346) / Lunceford-Roberts-Roberts (3:10) ; Put on your old grey bonnet / S. Murphy-P. Wenrich (2:47) ; Pigeon walk / S. Lewis-J. Monaco (2:38) ; Like a ship at sea / J. Lunceford-M. Welcher (2:44) ; Teasin' Tessie Brown / Lunceford-Razaf-Roberts (2:55) ; Annie Laurie / trad. (3:10) ; 'Frisco fog / L. Carr-A. Roberts (3:09) ; Honest and truly (alt tk) / Fred Rose (2:59) ; Coquette (alt tk) / Lombardo-Green-Kahn (3:12) ; The merry-go-round broke down (alt tk) / D. Franklin-C. Friend (2:50) ; Raggin' the scale (alt tk) / Edward Claypoole (3:08) ; Pigeon walk (alt tk) / S. Lewis-J. Monaco (2:44) --
  • Disc V. Margie / Conrad-Davis-Robinson (3:03) ; The love nest / L. Hirsch-O. Harbach (3:02) ; I'm laughing up my sleeve / J. Lawrence-P. Tinturin (2:49) ; Down by the old mill stream / Telford Taylor (2:56) ; My melancholy baby / Norton, Watson, Burnet (3:04) ; Sweet Sue, just you / W. Harris-V. Young (2:48) ; By the River Sainte Marie / E. Leslie, H. Warren (3:15) ; Blue prelude / J. Bishop-G. Jenkins (2:56) ; Twenty-four robbers / T. Young-T. Buckner (3:07) ; I had a premonition / Walter Alan Finlayson(2:52) ; Battle axe / J. Thomas-J. Lunceford (2:45) ; Peace and love for all (Prayer for moderns) / L. Carr-L. Corday (3:11) ; Chocolate / Erskine Butterfield (2:54) ; I'm walking through heaven with you / J. Lunceford-J. Turner (3:10) ; You're always in my dreams / J. Eldins-M. Page (2:41) ; Flamingo / T. Grouya-E. Anderson (3:02) ; Siesta at the fiesta / Henry "Red" Allen (3:00) ; Gone / Leo Grennan (3:06) ; Hi spook / Gerald Wilson (2:53) ; Yard dog mazurka / Gerald Wilson (3:11) ; Impromptu / Edwin Wilcox (2:49) --
  • Disc VI. Blues in the night (part 1) / J. Mercer-H. Arlen (2:36) ; Blues in the night (part 2) / J. Mercer-H. Arlen (2:45) ; I'm losing my mind / Waters-Choate-Schaeffer (3:18) ; Life is fine / Trummy Young (2:39) ; It had to be you / G. Kahn-I. Jones (3:04) ; I'm gonna move to the outskirts of town (part 1) / R. Jordan-W. Weldon (3:06) ; I'm gonna move to the outskirts of town (part 2) / R. Jordan-W. Weldon (2:52) ; Strictly instrumental / Battle-Benjamin-Marcus-Seiler (2:34) ; Knock me a kiss / M. Jackson-A. Razaf (2:58) ; Keep smilin' keep laughin' be happy / Louis Singer (2:17) ; I dream a lot about you / Trummy Young (3:06) ; Easy street / Alan Rankin Jones (2:55) ; Back door stuff (part 1) / Roger Segure (3:02) ; Back door stuff (part 2) / Roger Segure (2:40) ; The goon came on / Burke-Palmer-Prince (2:19) ; Just once too often / Edwin Wilcox (3:01) ; Jeep rhythm / Oliver-Raye-Schoen (2:50) ; Charmaine / L. Pollack-E. Rapee (2:48) ; Solitude / Ellington-Mills-DeLange (2:42) ; Down by the old mill stream / Telford Taylor (2:28) ; Like a ship at sea / J. Lunceford-M. Welcher (2:49) ; For dancers only / Oliver-Raye-Schoen (2:26) ; Jeep rhythm (alt tk) / Oliver-Raye-Schoen (2:49) --
  • Disc VII. The chicks that I pick are slender, tender and tall / M Jackson-H. Prince (2:17) ; By the River Sainte Marie / E. Leslie-H. Warren (2:57) ; Pretty eyes / Reddie-Lunceford-Welsh (2:00) ; Margie Conrad-Davis-Robinson (2:41) ; Sleepy time gal / Alden-Eagen-Lorenzo-Whiting (3:00) ; My melancholy baby / Norton-Watson-Burnett (2:13) ; I'm gonna see my baby / Phil Moore (2:53) ; That someone must be you / Earl Hardy (2:47) ; Oh gee, oh gosh, oh pshaw / Breuer-Olsen-Johnson (2:35) ; I'm in a jam (with baby) / Jerome-Heindorf-Koehler (3:01) ; What a difference a day made / S. Adams-M. Grever (2:47) ; I passed through Memphis last night / unknown (2:53) ; Buzz-buzz-buzz Lunceford-Simms-Trace (2:23) ; This is my confession (to you) / Joe Thomas (2:58) ; I need a lift / Edwin Wilcox (2:48) ; Baby are you kiddin'? / C. Atkinson-S. Oliver (2:59) ; Where's the melody? / unknown (2:29) ; The honeydripper / Joe Liggins (2:43) ; I've got those Carolina blues / unknown (2:56)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • MD7-250
  • 250
  • B0015366-02
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn741959817
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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