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Gene Sedric

Gene Sedric (June 17, 1907, St. Louis, Missouri – April 3, 1963, New York City) was an American jazz clarinetist and tenor saxophonist. He acquired the nickname "Honey Bear" in the 1930s because of his large camelhair coat.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 17th, 1907 (St. Louis), Died April 3rd, 1963 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: saxophone, tenor saxophone, clarinet

See Also: Honey Bear

Recordings (Results 76-79 of 79 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-048780 10-in. 4/11/1940 Too tired Fats Waller and his Rhythm Male vocal solo, with jazz.band sextet instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-048781 10-in. 4/11/1940 "Send me" Jackson Fats Waller and his Rhythm Male vocal solo, with jazz.band sextet instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-048782 10-in. 4/11/1940 Eep, ipe, wanna piece of pie Fats Waller and his Rhythm Male vocal solo, with jazz.band sextet instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-062762 10-in. 3/20/1941 Pan-Pan Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
(Results 76-79 of 79 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Sedric, Gene," accessed November 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107220.

Sedric, Gene. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107220.

"Sedric, Gene." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107220

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