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Eddie South

Edward Otha South (November 27, 1904 – April 25, 1962) was an American jazz violinist.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 27th, 1904 (Louisiana), Died April 25th, 1962 (Chicago)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: violin, leader, vocalist, director, whistling, arranger, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-40997 10-in. 12/2/1927 La rosita Eddie South's Alabamians Jazz/dance ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor BVE-40998 10-in. 12/2/1927 The voice of the Southland Eddie South's Alabamians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, leader, vocalist  
Victor BVE-41356 10-in. 12/9/1927 By the waters of Minnetonka Eddie South's Alabamians Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor BVE-41357 10-in. 12/9/1927 My Ohio home Eddie South's Alabamians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin, leader, vocalist  
Victor BVE-45134 10-in. 5/10/1928 That's what I call keen Eddie South's Alabamians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus instrumentalist, violin, leader, vocalist  
Victor BVE-45135 10-in. 5/10/1928 Tom boy Sue Eddie South's Alabamians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and whistling instrumentalist, violin, leader, vocalist, whistling  
Victor BVE-67556 10-in. 9/27/1931 Marcheta (A love song of old Mexico) Eddie South International Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, violin, director  
Victor BVE-67557 10-in. 9/27/1931 Hejre kati (Hungarian dance) Eddie South International Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal chorrus instrumentalist, violin, director, vocalist  
Victor BVE-67558 10-in. 9/27/1931 Se va la vida Eddie South International Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, director  
Victor BVE-67559 10-in. 9/27/1931 Mama, yo quiero un novio Eddie South International Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, director  
Victor BS-75495 10-in. 5/3/1933 Old Man Harlem Eddie South International Orchestra ; Wilton Hinton Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor BS-75496 10-in. 5/3/1933 No more blues Eddie South International Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, leader, vocalist  
Victor BS-75497 10-in. 5/3/1933 Nagasaki Everett Barksdale ; Eddie South International Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor BS-75862 10-in. 6/12/1933 My! Oh, my! Eddie South International Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, leader, vocalist  
Victor BS-75863 10-in. 6/12/1933 Mamma mockingbird Eddie South International Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, leader, arranger  
Victor BS-75864 10-in. 6/12/1933 Gotta go! Everett Barksdale ; Eddie South International Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin, leader, vocalist  
Gramophone 0LA2145 10-in. 9/29/1937 Eddie South blues Django Reinhardt ; Eddie South Violin and guitar duet instrumentalist, violin, composer  
Gramophone 0LA2146 10-in. 9/29/1939 Sweet Georgia Brown Django Reinhardt ; Eddie South Violin and guitar duet instrumentalist, violin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "South, Eddie," accessed September 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104539.

South, Eddie. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104539.

"South, Eddie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 September 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104539

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