William C. "Buster" Bailey (July 19, 1902 – April 12, 1967) was a jazz clarinetist.
Birth and Death Data: Born July 19, 1902 (Memphis), Died April 12, 1967 (Brooklyn)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1947
Roles Represented in DAHR: clarinet, alto saxophone, saxophone, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, vocalist
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Recordings (Results 126-150 of 239 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||64433||10-in.||8/11/1938||New Orleans blues||Blue Lu Barker||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64434||10-in.||8/11/1938||He caught that B & O||Blue Lu Barker||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64435||10-in.||8/11/1938||Don't you make me high||Blue Lu Barker||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64604||10-in.||9/9/1938||Safety locked up in my heart||Lil Armstrong and her Swing Band||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64605||10-in.||9/9/1938||Everything's wrong, ain't nothing right||Lil Armstrong and her Swing Band||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64606||10-in.||9/9/1938||Harlem on Saturday night||Lil Armstrong and her Swing Band||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64607||10-in.||9/9/1938||Knock-kneed Sal (on the mourner's bench)||Lil Armstrong and her Swing Band||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64708||10-in.||10/28/1938||Rehearsin' for a nervous breakdown||John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64709||10-in.||10/28/1938||From A flat to C||John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64710||10-in.||10/28/1938||Pastel blue (Blue dilemma)||John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64711||10-in.||10/28/1938||Undecided||John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64712||10-in.||10/28/1938||By the waters of Minnetonka||John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64767||10-in.||11/22/1938||I feel like lying in another woman's husband's arms||Blue Lu Barker||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64768||10-in.||11/22/1938||Give me some money||Blue Lu Barker||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64769||10-in.||11/22/1938||I got ways like the devil||Blue Lu Barker||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64770||10-in.||11/22/1938||That made him mad||Blue Lu Barker||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64909||1/20/1939||You must have been a beautiful baby||Nat Gonella||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64910||1/20/1939||Just a kid named Joe||Nat Gonella||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64911||1/20/1939||Jeepers creepers||Nat Gonella||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||64912||1/20/1939||I must see Annie tonight||Nat Gonella||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||65267||10-in.||3/24/1939||Do your duty||Lether McGraw||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||65268||10-in.||3/24/1939||Low down dirty groundhog||Lether McGraw||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||65269||10-in.||3/24/1939||New little girl, little girl-1||Lee Brown||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||65270||10-in.||3/24/1939||I can lay it on down-1||Lee Brown||instrumentalist, clarinet|
|Decca||65557||10-in.||5/9/1939||Betty and Dupree||Teddy Grace||instrumentalist, clarinet|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bailey, Buster," accessed January 28, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104696.
Bailey, Buster. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 28, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104696.
"Bailey, Buster." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 28 January 2023.
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