Albert Edwin “Eddie” Condon (November 16, 1905 – August 4, 1973) was an American jazz banjoist, guitarist, and bandleader. A leading figure in Chicago jazz, he also played piano and sang.
Birth and Death Data: Born November 16th, 1905 (Indiana), Died July 4th, 1973 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1950
Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, banjo, vocalist, songwriter, leader, composer, lyricist
Recordings (Results 26-50 of 163 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|OKeh||W82031||10-in.||12/8/1927||China boy||McKenzie and Condon's Chicagoans||Jazz/dance band||instrumentalist, banjo|
|OKeh||W82082||10-in.||12/16/1927||Nobody's sweetheart||McKenzie and Condon's Chicagoans||Jazz/dance band||instrumentalist, banjo|
|OKeh||W82083||10-in.||12/16/1927||Liza||McKenzie and Condon's Chicagoans||Jazz/dance band||instrumentalist, banjo, composer|
|OKeh||W400899||10-in.||7/28/1928||Oh, baby!||Eddie Condon's Quartet||Instrumental quartet with vocal introduction||leader, instrumentalist, banjo|
|OKeh||W401035||10-in.||7/28/1928||Indiana||Eddie Condon's Quartet||Jazz/dance quartet, with male vocal solo||instrumentalist, banjo, vocalist|
|OKeh||W401277||10-in.||10/30/1928||I'm sorry I made you cry||Eddie Condon's Footwarmers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||leader, vocalist|
|OKeh||W401278||10-in.||10/30/1928||Makin' frien's||Eddie Condon's Footwarmers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter, leader|
|OKeh||W401689||10-in.||3/5/1929||Knockin' a jug||Louis Armstrong Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|OKeh||W401690||10-in.||3/5/1929||I can’t give you anything but love||Louis Armstrong ; Savoy Ballroom Five||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||instrumentalist, banjo|
|OKeh||W401691||10-in.||3/5/1929||Mahogany Hall stomp||Louis Armstrong ; Savoy Ballroom Five||Jazz/dance band||instrumentalist, banjo|
|OKeh||W404010||10-in.||5/9/1930||Deep Harlem||Frankie Trumbauer’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Brunswick||C1907||10-in.||4/28/1928||Baby, won’t you please come home?||Louisiana Rhythm Kings||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||vocalist|
|Brunswick||C1909||10-in.||4/28/1928||Friars Point shuffle||Louisiana Rhythm Kings||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||C1804-C1805||10-in.||3/27/1928||Baby, won’t you please come home||Chicago Rhythm Kings||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||vocalist|
|Brunswick||C1806-C1807||10-in.||3/27/1928||Friars Point shuffle||Chicago Rhythm Kings||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||E32949||10-in.||6/6/1930||Deep Harlem||Hotsy Totsy Gang ; Irving Mills||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Decca||39721||10-in.||7/12/1935||Murder in the moonlight||Red McKenzie and his Rhythm Kings||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||39722||10-in.||7/15/1935||Let's swing it||Red McKenzie and his Rhythm Kings||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||39805||10-in.||8/2/1935||Double trouble||Red McKenzie and his Rhythm Kings||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||39807||10-in.||8/5/1935||That's what you think||Red McKenzie and his Rhythm Kings||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||60190||10-in.||12/4/1935||What is there to say?||Bud Freeman and his Windy City Five||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||60191||10-in.||12/4/1935||The buzzard||Bud Freeman and his Windy City Five||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||60192||10-in.||12/4/1935||Tillie's downtown now||Bud Freeman and his Windy City Five||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||60193||10-in.||12/4/1935||Keep smilin' at trouble||Bud Freeman and his Windy City Five||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Decca||60311||10-in.||1/8/1936||I'm gonna sit right down and write myself a letter||Mound City Blue Blowers||instrumentalist, guitar|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Condon, Eddie," accessed December 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102130.
Condon, Eddie. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102130.
"Condon, Eddie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 December 2021.
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