Earl Fuller

Earl Bunn Fuller (March 7, 1885 – August 19, 1947) was a pioneering American ragtime and early jazz bandleader, composer and instrumentalist. Fuller helped to initiate the popularity of jazz in New York City shortly before America's entry into World War I. He also had an ear for talent, and discovered Ted Lewis and Teddy Brown.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 7, 1885 (Cincinnati), Died August 19, 1947 (Cincinnati)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1922

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, composer, piano, lyricist

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-20062 10-in. 6/4/1917 Slippery Hank Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-20063 10-in. 6/4/1917 Yah-de-dah Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-20064 10-in. 6/4/1917 Cold turkey Earl Fuller's Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor B-20065 10-in. 6/4/1917 I never knew Earl Fuller's Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor B-20502 10-in. 8/13/1917 Jazzin' around Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer, instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-20503 10-in. 8/13/1917 A coon band contest Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-20504 10-in. 8/13/1917 The old grey mare Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-20505 10-in. 8/13/1917 Beale Street blues Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-20549 10-in. 9/10/1917 Li'l Liza Jane Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-20550 10-in. 9/10/1917 Cotton blossoms Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-21465 10-in. 11/19/1917 While the incense is burning Earl Fuller's Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor B-21548 10-in. 2/27/1918 I'm sorry I made you cry Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor B-21549 10-in. 2/27/1918 Mamma's baby boy Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor B-21550 10-in. 2/27/1918 Fuzzy wuzzy rag Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor B-22729 10-in. 3/6/1919 He's had no lovin' for a long, long time Frantzen's Society Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor [Trial 1917-11-19-04] Not documented 11/19/1917 Charming Earl Fuller's Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor [Trial 1917-11-19-05] Not documented 11/19/1917 What could be sweeter? Earl Fuller's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer, leader  
Columbia 77092 10-in. 6/1/1917 Cold turkey Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77093 10-in. 6/1/1917 12th Street rag Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77220 10-in. 7/19/1917 Pork and beans Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77307 10-in. 9/4/1917 More candy Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77308 10-in. 9/4/1917 Ida! Sweet as apple cider Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77309 10-in. 9/4/1917 Alexander's back from Dixie with his ragtime band Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77516 10-in. 11/16/1917 Smiles Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77582 10-in. 12/17/1917 Mamma's baby boy Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77583 10-in. 12/17/1917 Graveyard blues Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77697 10-in. 2/28/1918 Sweet Emalina, my gal Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77725 10-in. 3/19/1918 I ain't got nobody much Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77726 10-in. 3/19/1918 Down home rag Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77788 10-in. 4/25/1918 We'll do our share Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77790 10-in. 4/27/1918 I'm sorry I made you cry Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77806 10-in. 5/2/1918 Mickey Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77815 10-in. 5/7/1918 We'll do our share Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77816 10-in. 5/7/1918 I want him back again Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77821 10-in. 5/13/1918 The Missouri waltz Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77822 10-in. 5/13/1918 I'm sorry I made you cry Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77838 10-in. 5/21/1918 Here comes America Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 77987 10-in. 8/5/1918 Howdy Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 78034 10-in. 8/30/1918 Russian rag Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 78194 10-in. 12/10/1918 Singapore Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 78195 10-in. 12/10/1918 Out of the East Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 78208 10-in. 12/17/1918 Sand dunes Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 78209 10-in. 12/17/1918 Spaniola Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 78224 10-in. 12/24/1918 When the old boat heads for home Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 78280 10-in. 1/31/1919 Egyptland Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 78281 10-in. 1/31/1919 Mummy mine Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 78310 10-in. 2/20/1919 Ruspana Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 78311 10-in. 2/20/1919 Sweet Siamese Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 49235 12-in. 6/9/1917 One fleeting hour Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 49236 12-in. 6/9/1917 Castle valse classique Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 49401 12-in. 5/2/1918 When I feel sad and lonely Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 49439 12-in. 6/3/1918 When I feel sad and lonely Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 49440 12-in. 6/3/1918 Texas fox-trot Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 49474 12-in. 8/5/1918 Oriental Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 49488 12-in. 8/30/1918 Sand dunes Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 5241-a] 10-in. approximately June 1918 Jazzin' around Brunswick Military Band Band composer  
Edison 6198 10-in. 6/4/1918 I'm sorry I made you cry Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band leader  
Edison 6199 10-in. 6/4/1918 Jazbo jazz Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer, leader  
Edison 6224 10-in. 6/13/1918 Jazz de luxe Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer, leader  
Edison 6225 10-in. 6/13/1918 Jazzin' around Earl Fuller's Famous Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer, leader  
Edison 8076 10-in. 6/17/1921 Just because Earl Fuller's New York Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Edison 8077 10-in. 6/17/1921 I wonder where my sweet daddy's gone Earl Fuller's New York Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fuller, Earl," accessed June 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106919.

Fuller, Earl. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106919.

"Fuller, Earl." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 June 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106919

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