Charley Jordan

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, vocalist, composer, lyricist

Notes: He is listed as "Charlie Jordan" in Victor ledgers.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-67568 10-in. 9/28/1931 Greyhound blues Charley Jordan Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-67569 10-in. 9/28/1931 Workingman's blues Charley Jordan Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-67570 10-in. 9/28/1931 Santa Claus blues Charley Jordan Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-67571 10-in. 9/28/1931 Bad breaks blues Charley Jordan Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, composer, lyricist  
Decca 90410 10-in. 10/31/1935 Christmas Christmas blues Charlie Jordan instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 90411 10-in. 10/31/1935 Christmas tree blues-1 Verdi Lee instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 90412 10-in. 10/31/1935 Get it if you can-1 Verdi Lee instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 90413 10-in. 10/31/1935 Signifying at you Verdi Lee instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 90414 10-in. 10/31/1935 No Christmas blues Mary Harris instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 90415 10-in. 10/31/1935 Happy New Year blues Mary Harris instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 90416 10-in. 10/31/1935 Santa Claus blues Peetie Wheatstraw instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 90417 10-in. 10/31/1935 Lonesome lonesome blues Peetie Wheatstraw instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 91158 10-in. 3/29/1937 Twee twee twa Charlie Jordan instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 91159 10-in. 3/29/1937 Cutting my ABC's Charlie Jordan instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 91160 10-in. 3/29/1937 Chifferobe Charlie Jordan instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 91329 10-in. 11/2/1937 Look what a shape I'm in Charlie Jordan instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 9316 10-in. 8/18/1934 Numbers blues-1 Peetie Wheatstraw instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 9331 10-in. 8/23/1934 Good home blues Peetie Wheatstraw instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 9332 10-in. 8/23/1934 These times Peetie Wheatstraw instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 9338 10-in. 9/10/1934 Lost airship blues-1,2,3 Charlie Jordan instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 9339 10-in. 9/10/1934 Rolling moon blues-1, 3 Charlie Jordan instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 9340 10-in. 9/10/1934 It ain't clean-3 Charlie Jordan instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 9341 10-in. 9/10/1934 Tight time blues Charlie Jordan instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 9342 10-in. 8/24/1934 Memphis fives-1 Lee Green instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca C 9343 10-in. 8/24/1934 44 blues Lee Green instrumentalist, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jordan, Charley," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100818.

Jordan, Charley. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100818.

"Jordan, Charley." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100818

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