Muggsy Spanier

Francis Joseph "Muggsy" Spanier (November 9, 1901 – February 12, 1967) was a prominent jazz cornet player based in Chicago.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 9th, 1901 (Chicago), Died February 12th, 1967 (Sausalito)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939

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

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-040260 10-in. 7/7/1939 Big butter and egg man Ragtime Band [Muggsy Spanier] Jazz/dance band leader, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-040261 10-in. 7/7/1939 Someday sweetheart Ragtime Band [Muggsy Spanier] Jazz/dance band leader, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-040262 10-in. 7/7/1939 Eccentric Ragtime Band [Muggsy Spanier] Jazz/dance band leader, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-040263 10-in. 7/7/1939 That da da strain Ragtime Band [Muggsy Spanier] Jazz/dance band leader, instrumentalist, trumpet  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Spanier, Muggsy," accessed January 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103496.

Spanier, Muggsy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103496.

"Spanier, Muggsy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 January 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103496

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