Willie Gary "Bunk" Johnson (December 27, 1879 – July 7, 1949) was a prominent jazz trumpeter in New Orleans. Johnson gave the year of his birth as 1879, although there is speculation that he may have been younger by as much as a decade.
Birth and Death Data: Born December 27th, 1889 (New Orleans), Died July 7th, 1949 (New Iberia)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1945
Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||73149||10-in.||11/21/1945||Maryland, my Maryland||Bunk Johnson and his New Orleans Band||instrumentalist, trumpet|
|Decca||73150||10-in.||11/21/1945||Alexander's ragtime band||Bunk Johnson and his New Orleans Band||instrumentalist, trumpet|
|Decca||73151||10-in.||11/21/1945||Tishomingo blues||Bunk Johnson and his New Orleans Band||instrumentalist, trumpet|
|Decca||73152||10-in.||11/21/1945||You always hurt the one you love||Bunk Johnson and his New Orleans Band||instrumentalist, trumpet|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Johnson, Bunk," accessed July 31, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108035.
Johnson, Bunk. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 31, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108035.
"Johnson, Bunk." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 31 July 2021.
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