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Harry Edison

Harry "Sweets" Edison (October 10, 1915 – July 27, 1999) was an American jazz trumpeter and a member of the Count Basie Orchestra.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 10th, 1915 (Columbus), Died July 27th, 1999 (Columbus)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1969

Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet, sound effects

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 65 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-066804 10-in. 7/10/1941 Marco Polo Junior Programs Company ; Saul Lancourt Musical drama, with instrumental ensemble and sound effects performer, sound effects  
Victor BS-066805 10-in. 7/10/1941 Marco Polo Alfred Gifford ; Junior Programs Company ; Saul Lancourt ; Cecile Sherman Musical drama, with instrumental ensemble and sound effects performer, sound effects  
Victor BS-066806 10-in. 7/10/1941 Marco Polo Junior Programs Company ; Saul Lancourt ; Tom Williams Musical drama, with instrumental ensemble and sound effects performer, sound effects  
Victor BS-066807 10-in. 7/10/1941 Marco Polo Alfred Gifford ; Junior Programs Company ; Saul Lancourt ; Cecile Sherman Musical drama, with instrumental ensemble and sound effects performer, sound effects  
Victor BS-066808 10-in. 7/10/1941 Marco Polo Junior Programs Company ; Saul Lancourt Musical drama, with instrumental ensemble and sound effects performer, sound effects  
Victor BS-066809 10-in. 7/11/1941 Marco Polo Junior Programs Company ; Saul Lancourt ; Cecile Sherman Musical drama, with instrumental ensemble and sound effects performer, sound effects  
Victor BS-066810 10-in. 7/11/1941 Marco Polo Alfred Gifford ; Junior Programs Company ; Saul Lancourt ; Cecile Sherman ; Tom Williams Musical drama, with instrumental ensemble and sound effects performer, sound effects  
Victor BS-066811 10-in. 7/11/1941 Marco Polo Junior Programs Company ; Saul Lancourt Musical drama, with instrumental ensemble and sound effects performer, sound effects  
Decca 63286 10-in. 2/16/1938 Sent for you yesterday (and here you come today) Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63287 10-in. 2/16/1938 Every tub Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63288 10-in. 2/16/1938 Now will you be good? Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63289 10-in. 2/16/1938 Swingin' the blues Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63918 10-in. 6/6/1938 Mama don't want no peas' n' rice' n' cocoanut oil Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63919 10-in. 6/6/1938 Blue and sentimental Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63920 10-in. 6/6/1938 Doggin' around Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64471 10-in. 8/22/1938 Stop beatin' round the mulberry bush Count Basie Orchestra ; Jimmy Rushing instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64472 10-in. 8/22/1938 London bridge is falling down Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64473 10-in. 8/19/1938 Texas shuffle Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64474 10-in. 8/19/1938 Jumpin' at the Woodside Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64746 10-in. 11/16/1938 Dark rapture Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64747 10-in. 11/16/1938 Shorty George Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64748 10-in. 11/16/1938 The blues I like to hear Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64749 10-in. 11/16/1938 Do you wanna jump, children? Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64750 10-in. 11/16/1938 Panassie stomp Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64851 10-in. 1/5/1939 My heart belongs to Daddy Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
(Results 1-25 of 65 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Edison, Harry," accessed May 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103072.

Edison, Harry. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103072.

"Edison, Harry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 May 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103072

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