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Fess Williams

Fess Williams (né Stanley R. Williams; April 10, 1894 – December 17, 1975) was an American jazz musician.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 10th, 1894 (Danville), Died December 17th, 1975 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: clarinet, alto saxophone, leader, director, vocalist, composer, songwriter, arranger, lyricist

Recordings (Results 76-80 of 80 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 67578 10-in. 4/18/1940 You ought to be ashamed of yourself Georgia White instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca 70029 10-in. 12/10/1941 Why don't you love me any more? Ruby Smith instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 70030 10-in. 12/10/1941 Harlem gin blues Ruby Smith instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 70031 10-in. 12/10/1941 My name is Jim Jack Meredith instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 70032 10-in. 12/10/1941 Match box blues Jack Meredith instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
(Results 76-80 of 80 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Williams, Fess," accessed December 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103509.

Williams, Fess. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103509.

"Williams, Fess." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 December 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103509

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