Anderson Meade Lewis (September 4, 1905 – June 7, 1964), known as Meade Lux Lewis, was an American pianist and composer, noted for his playing in the boogie-woogie style. His best-known work, "Honky Tonk Train Blues”, has been recorded by many artists.
Birth and Death Data: Born September 4th, 1905 (Chicago), Died June 7th, 1964 (Minneapolis)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1939
Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, composer, celeste
Notes: Meade "Lux" Lewis.
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-06301||10-in.||5/7/1936||Honky tonk train blues||Meade Lewis||Piano solo||instrumentalist, piano, composer|
|Victor||BS-06302||10-in.||5/7/1936||Whistlin' blues||Meade Lewis||Piano solo||instrumentalist, piano, composer|
|Victor||BS-041538||10-in.||8/10/1939||Honky tonk train||Delta Rhythm Band ; Bob Zurke||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Decca||90469||10-in.||11/21/1935||Honky tonk train blues||Meade Lewis||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||90561||10-in.||1/11/1936||Yancey special||Meade Lewis||instrumentalist, piano|
|Decca||90562||10-in.||1/11/1936||Celeste blues-1||Meade Lewis||instrumentalist, piano, celeste|
|Decca||90563||10-in.||1/11/1935||I'm in the mood for love-1||Meade Lewis||instrumentalist, piano, celeste|
|Decca||90564||10-in.||1/11/1935||Mr. Freddie blues||Meade Lewis||instrumentalist, piano|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lewis, Meade," accessed October 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105635.
Lewis, Meade. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105635.
"Lewis, Meade." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 October 2020.
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