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Henry Busse

Henry Busse Sr. (May 19, 1894 – April 23, 1955) was a German-born jazz trumpeter. A 1948 review in Billboard magazine said that Busse had "a keen sense of musical commercialism".

Birth and Death Data: Born May 19, 1894 (Magdeburg), Died April 23, 1955 (Memphis)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet, composer, leader, director, songwriter, cornet

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Recordings (Results 126-150 of 169 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh S-70142 10-in. Sept. 1921 Wang wang blues Mamie Smith and her Jazz Band Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-70172 10-in. Sept. 1921 Wang wang blues Norfolk Jazz Quartet Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer  
OKeh S-70773 10-in. 8/10/1922 Hot lips Tampa Blue Jazz Band Jazz/dance band, with clarinet and cornet solos composer  
OKeh S-70774 10-in. 8/10/1922 Haunting blues Tampa Blue Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-70936 10-in. Oct. 1922 Hot lips Lizzie Miles Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-71470 10-in. Apr. 1923 Nothing but Finzel's Arcadia Orchestra of Detroit Jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh W80731 10-in. 4/14/1927 The wang wang blues The Goofus Five Jazz/dance ensemble composer  
OKeh W80986 10-in. 6/7/1927 Hot lips Eddie Lang ; Boyd Senter Clarinet solo, with guitar and piano composer  
Brunswick 9372 10-in. approximately Dec. 1922 Nothing but Benny Krueger’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 5111-5112 10-in. approximately Mar. 1921 Wang wang blues Benny Krueger’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 8269-8271 10-in. approximately June 1922 Hot lips Cotton Pickers Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 8556-8557 10-in. approximately Aug. 1922 Haunting blues Benny Krueger’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 9007-9008 10-in. approximately Oct. 1922 Hot lips Marion Harris Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 9027-9028 10-in. approximately Oct. 1922 Hot lips Marion Harris Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 9495-9497 10-in. approximately Dec. 1922 Nothing but Benny Krueger’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E35036 10-in. 10/27/1930 Wang wang blues Jungle Band Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer  
Brunswick E37439 10-in. 12/1/1931 Haunting blues Five Pennies ; Red Nichols Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E21988-E21990 10-in. 3/17/1927 Hot lips Bill Brown ; Brownies Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick C660-C661 10-in. 9/17/1926 New wang wang blues Dixie Syncopators ; King Oliver Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick LA34-LA37 10-in. May 1925 He’s just a horn-tootin’ fool Cinderella Roof Orchestra ; Herb Wiedoeft Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick [Br (U.K.) cat 122-a] 10-in. approximately July 1927 Nothing but Helen Morgan Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison 1576 10-in. 9/11/1922 Hot lips Ernest L. Stevens Trio ; John Sorin Instrumental trio composer  
Edison 8516 10-in. 6/30/1922 Haunting blues Broadway Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison N-1170 10-in. 10/2/1929 Wang wang blues Mal Hallett Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Decca C 90645 10-in. 3/24/1936 When day is done Henry Busse Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, trumpet  
(Results 126-150 of 169 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Busse, Henry," accessed February 6, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102986.

Busse, Henry. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 6, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102986.

"Busse, Henry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 6 February 2023.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102986

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