J. C. Higginbotham

Jay C. (Jack) Higginbotham (May 11, 1906 – May 26, 1973) was an American jazz trombonist. His playing was robust and swinging.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 11th, 1906, Died May 26th, 1973 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1958

Roles Represented in DAHR: trombone, composer, leader, vocalist

Recordings (Results 101-125 of 125 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 67649 10-in. 5/1/1940 You run your mouth, I'll run my business Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 67650 10-in. 5/1/1940 Cut off my legs and call me Shorty Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 67651 10-in. 5/1/1940 Cain and Abel Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 105428 8/6/1958 Blues for the street-1 Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 105429 8/6/1958 [Unknown title(s)] Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 105430 8/6/1958 [Unknown title(s)] Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 105431 8/6/1958 Love is just around the corner Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 105432? 8/6/1958 [Unknown title(s)] Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1084 10-in. 11/15/1937 Once in a while Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1085 10-in. 11/15/1937 On the sunny side of the street Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1132 10-in. 1/12/1938 Satchel mouth swing-1 Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1133 10-in. 1/12/1938 Jubilee Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1134 10-in. 1/12/1938 Struttin' with some barbecue Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1135 10-in. 1/12/1938 The trumpet player's lament Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1136 10-in. 1/13/1938 I double dare you Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1137 10-in. 1/13/1938 True confession Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1138 10-in. 1/13/1938 Let that be a lesson to you Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1139 10-in. 1/13/1938 Sweet as a song Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca C 25185 5/5/1944 The theme Henry "Red" Allen instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca C 25186 10-in. 5/5/1944 Ride, Red, ride Henry "Red" Allen instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca C 25187 5/5/1944 Just a feeling Henry "Red" Allen instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca C 25188 10-in. 5/5/1944 Dark eyes Henry "Red" Allen instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca C 25189 10-in. 5/5/1944 Dear old Southland Henry "Red" Allen instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca C 25190 10-in. 5/5/1944 Red jump Henry "Red" Allen instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca C 25191 5/5/1944 Get the mop Henry "Red" Allen instrumentalist, trombone  
(Results 101-125 of 125 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Higginbotham, J. C.," accessed April 11, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106094.

Higginbotham, J. C.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 11, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106094.

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