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Billy Butterfield

Charles William Butterfield (January 14, 1917 – March 18, 1988) was an American jazz bandleader, trumpeter, flugelhornist, and cornetist.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1917 (Middletown), Died March 18th, 1988 (Palm Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937 - 1957

Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 342 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor PBS-055061 10-in. 9/3/1940 Special delivery stomp Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw Jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor PBS-055062 10-in. 9/3/1940 Summer Ridge Drive Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw Jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor PBS-055063 10-in. 9/3/1940 Keepin' myself for you Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor PBS-055064 10-in. 9/3/1940 Cross your heart Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw Jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63240 10-in. 2/3/1938 It's wonderful Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63241 10-in. 2/3/1938 In the shade of the old apple tree Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63242 10-in. 2/3/1938 Always and always Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63243 10-in. 2/3/1938 More than ever Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63244 10-in. 2/3/1938 It's easier said than done Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63268 10-in. 2/10/1938 Please be kind Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63269 10-in. 2/10/1938 I simply adore you Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63270 10-in. 2/10/1938 You're an education Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63271 10-in. 2/10/1938 Grand Terrace rhythm Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63272 10-in. 2/10/1938 Wolverine blues-1 Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63380 10-in. 3/9/1938 Jezebel Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63383 10-in. 3/9/1938 Do ye ken John Peel? Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63384 10-in. 3/9/1938 How can you forget? Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63385 10-in. 3/9/1938 There's a boy in Harlem Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63386 10-in. 3/10/1938 Yancey special Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63387 10-in. 3/10/1938 Louise, Louise Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63388 10-in. 3/10/1938 At the jazz band ball-1 Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63389 10-in. 3/10/1938 Milk cow blues Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63390 10-in. 3/10/1938 Tea for two Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63395 10-in. 3/10/1938 Down on the levee Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63396 10-in. 3/10/1938 Old man Ben Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
(Results 1-25 of 342 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Butterfield, Billy," accessed November 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103885.

Butterfield, Billy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103885.

"Butterfield, Billy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103885

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