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Charlie Shavers

Charles James Shavers (August 3, 1920 – July 8, 1971) was an American jazz trumpeter who played with Dizzy Gillespie, Nat King Cole, Roy Eldridge, Johnny Dodds, Jimmie Noone, Sidney Bechet, Midge Williams, Tommy Dorsey, and Billie Holiday. He was also an arranger and composer, and one of his compositions, "Undecided", is a jazz standard.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 3, 1920 (New York City), Died July 8, 1971 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937 - 1958

Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet, arranger, composer, vocalist

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-030704 10-in. 12/15/1938 Undecided Benny Goodman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-032947 10-in. 3/9/1939 Undecided Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-032966 10-in. 3/12/1939 Pastel blue Artie Shaw Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-035559 10-in. 4/5/1939 Strange enchantment Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-035560 10-in. 4/5/1939 Asleep or awake Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-035561 10-in. 4/5/1939 Only a rose Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-035562 10-in. 4/5/1939 S'posin' Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-035563 10-in. 4/5/1939 Echoes of Harlem Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-035564 10-in. 4/5/1939 Scotch and soda Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-035782 10-in. 4/24/1939 Why begin again (Pastel blue) Three Reasons ; Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with female vocal trio and jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-036839 10-in. 5/1/1939 Dawn of the desert Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-036840 10-in. 5/1/1939 Why begin again? Jack Leonard ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-063837 10-in. 5/1/1941 I see a million people (but all I can see is you) Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-063838 10-in. 5/1/1941 Oh, I'm evil Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-063839 10-in. 5/1/1941 You mean so much to me Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-063840 10-in. 5/1/1941 The boogie-woogie piggy Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-066879 10-in. 7/22/1941 Can't help lovin' dat man Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-066880 10-in. 7/22/1941 It ain't like that Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-066881 10-in. 7/22/1941 Anything Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-066882 10-in. 7/22/1941 City called heaven Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-066895 10-in. 7/25/1941 Close shave John Kirby Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-067791 10-in. 9/13/1941 I'm coming, Virginia Sidney Bechet ; New Orleans Feetwarmers Jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067792 10-in. 9/13/1941 Limehouse blues Artists vary Jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067793 10-in. 9/13/1941 Georgia cabin Sidney Bechet ; New Orleans Feetwarmers Jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067794 10-in. 9/13/1941 Texas moaner Artists vary Jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067962 10-in. 10/3/1941 I'm the one who loves you Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067963 10-in. 10/3/1941 My wish Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067964 10-in. 10/3/1941 Coffee and cakes Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067965 10-in. 10/3/1941 Moonlight masquerade Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067978 10-in. 10/7/1941 Tweed me John Kirby Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067979 10-in. 10/7/1941 Move over John Kirby Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-067980 10-in. 10/7/1941 Wondering where Buster Bailey ; John Kirby Orchestra ; Russell Procope ; Charlie Shavers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio composer, vocalist, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-068112 10-in. 10/24/1941 12th street rag Sidney Bechet ; New Orleans Feetwarmers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-068114 10-in. 10/24/1941 Rose room Sidney Bechet ; New Orleans Feetwarmers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-068115 10-in. 10/24/1941 Oh! Lady be good! Sidney Bechet ; New Orleans Feetwarmers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-068116 10-in. 10/24/1941 What is this thing called love Sidney Bechet ; New Orleans Feetwarmers Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-071900 10-in. 2/11/1942 Keep smilin' (Keep laughin', be happy) Buster Bailey ; John Kirby Orchestra ; Russell Procope ; Charlie Shavers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Victor BS-071901 10-in. 2/11/1942 Comin' back John Kirby Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-071902 10-in. 2/11/1942 No blues at all John Kirby Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-071903 10-in. 2/11/1942 St. Louis blues John Kirby Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-071908 10-in. 2/13/1942 Don't tetch it! Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-071909 10-in. 2/13/1942 So long, Shorty (You've got a long way to go) Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-071910 10-in. 2/13/1942 I'm tryin' Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-071911 10-in. 2/13/1942 Sweet talk Una Mae Carlisle Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor D5VB-0596 10-in. 9/7/1945 Aren't you glad you're you? Stuart Foster ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor D5VB-0597 10-in. 9/7/1945 Chicago Sy Oliver ; Sentimentalists ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Male vocal solo, with vocal ensemble, and jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor D5VB-0618 10-in. 9/20/1945 At the fat man's Charlie Shavers ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor D5VB-0758 10-in. 5/14/1945 The minor goes muggin' Duke Ellington ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Piano solo, with jazz/dance orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor D6VB-1312 10-in. 3/1/1946 (Ah-yes) there's a good blues tonight Clam Bake Group (Tommy Dorsey) ; Tommy Dorsey ; Sy Oliver Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor D6VB-1313 10-in. 3/1/1946 Don't be a baby, baby Clam Bake Group (Tommy Dorsey) ; Tommy Dorsey ; Sy Oliver Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor D6VB-1314 10-in. 3/2/1946 There's no one but you Clambake Seven ; Tommy Dorsey ; Stuart Foster Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor D6VB-1315 10-in. 3/2/1946 Sweet Eileen Clambake Seven ; Tommy Dorsey ; Sy Oliver Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor D9VB-0096 10-in. 1/13/1949 Enjoy yourself (it's later than you think) Sonny Calello ; Lucy Ann Polk ; Charlie Shavers ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra ; Vee Tones Mixed vocal group, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Columbia 23992 10-in. 1/20/1939 That's all I ask of you Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Columbia 23993 10-in. 1/20/1939 Dream of life Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Columbia W24877 10-in. 7/05/1939 Some other spring Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Columbia W24878 10-in. 7/05/1939 Our love is different Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Columbia W24879 10-in. 7/05/1939 Them there eyes Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Columbia W24880 10-in. 7/05/1939 Swing, brother swing Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Vocalion 22921 10-in. 5/11/1938 You go to my head Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Vocalion 22922 10-in. 5/11/1938 The moon looks down and laughs Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Vocalion 22923 10-in. 5/11/1938 If I were you Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Vocalion 22924 10-in. 5/11/1938 Forget if you can Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Vocalion 23151 10-in. 6/23/1938 Having myself a time Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Vocalion 23152 10-in. 6/23/1938 Says my heart Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Vocalion 23153 10-in. 6/23/1938 I wish I had you Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Vocalion 23154 10-in. 6/23/1938 I'm gonna lock my heart (and throw away the key) Billie Holiday Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 62830 10-in. 12/1/1937 Sweet Lorraine Jimmie Noone Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 62831 10-in. 12/1/1937 I know that you know Jimmie Noone Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 62832 10-in. 12/1/1937 Bump it (Apex blues) Jimmie Noone Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 62833 10-in. 12/1/1937 Four or five times Jimmie Noone Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 62834 10-in. 12/1/1937 Hell in my heart Jimmie Noone Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 62835 10-in. 12/1/1937 Call me darling, call me sweetheart, call me dear Jimmie Noone Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 62836 10-in. 12/1/1937 I'm walkin' this town Jimmie Noone Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 62837 10-in. 12/1/1937 Japansy Jimmie Noone Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63189 10-in. 1/21/1938 Wild man blues Johnny Dodds and his Chicago Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63190 10-in. 1/21/1938 Melancholy Johnny Dodds and his Chicago Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63191 10-in. 1/21/1938 29th and Dearborn Johnny Dodds and his Chicago Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63192 10-in. 1/21/1938 Blues galore Johnny Dodds and his Chicago Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63193 10-in. 1/21/1938 Stack O'Lee blues Johnny Dodds and his Chicago Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63194 10-in. 1/21/1938 Shake your can Johnny Dodds and his Chicago Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63866 10-in. 5/26/1938 Freight train blues Trixie Smith instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63867 10-in. 5/26/1938 Trixie blues Trixie Smith instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63868 10-in. 5/26/1938 My Daddy rocks me Trixie Smith instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63869 10-in. 5/26/1938 My Daddy rocks me No.2 Trixie Smith instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63870 10-in. 5/26/1938 He may be your man Trixie Smith instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63871 10-in. 5/26/1938 Jack I'm mellow Trixie Smith instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63872 10-in. 5/26/1938 Lady be good Trixie Smith instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63873 10-in. 5/26/1938 Uncle Joe Grant and Wilson instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63874 5/26/1938 I am a woman Grant and Wilson instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63875 10-in. 5/26/1938 Toot it, brother Armstrong-1 Grant and Wilson instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63876 5/26/1938 Blue Monday on Sugar Hill Grant and Wilson instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 63877 10-in. 5/26/1938 My unusual man Trixie Smith instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64325 10-in. 7/20/1938 I got a feeling for you Tiny Mayberry instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64326 10-in. 7/20/1938 Someday, someday Tiny Mayberry instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64327 10-in. 7/20/1938 Oh! That nasty man Tiny Mayberry instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64328 10-in. 7/20/1938 Mailman blues Tiny Mayberry instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64329 10-in. 7/20/1938 Mayberry blues Tiny Mayberry instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64330 10-in. 7/20/1938 Evil hearted woman Tiny Mayberry instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64608 10-in. 9/9/1938 The numbers man Jack Sneed and his Sneezers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64609 10-in. 9/9/1938 Sly mongoose Jack Sneed and his Sneezers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64610 10-in. 9/9/1938 West Indian blues Jack Sneed and his Sneezers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64611 10-in. 9/9/1938 West Indian blues Jack Sneed and his Sneezers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64658 10-in. 9/13/1938 Try and get it Bea Foote instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64659 10-in. 9/13/1938 Jive lover Bea Foote instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64660 10-in. 9/13/1938 If it don't fit, don't force it Bea Foote instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64661 10-in. 9/13/1938 I want a long time Daddy Bea Foote instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64708 10-in. 10/28/1938 Rehearsin' for a nervous breakdown John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64709 10-in. 10/28/1938 From A flat to C John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64710 10-in. 10/28/1938 Pastel blue (Blue dilemma) John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64711 10-in. 10/28/1938 Undecided John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 64712 10-in. 10/28/1938 By the waters of Minnetonka John Kirby and his Onyx Club Boys instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65267 10-in. 3/24/1939 Do your duty Lether McGraw instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65268 10-in. 3/24/1939 Low down dirty groundhog Lether McGraw instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65269 10-in. 3/24/1939 New little girl, little girl-1 Lee Brown instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65270 10-in. 3/24/1939 I can lay it on down-1 Lee Brown instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65433 10-in. 4/20/1939 Scat skunk Blue Lu Barker instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65434 10-in. 4/20/1939 Nix on those lush heads Blue Lu Barker instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65435 10-in. 4/20/1939 Buy me some juice Blue Lu Barker instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65436 10-in. 4/20/1939 Georgia grind Blue Lu Barker instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65557 10-in. 5/9/1939 Betty and Dupree Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65558 10-in. 5/9/1939 Arkansas blues Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65559 10-in. 5/9/1939 Down home blues Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65585 10-in. 5/16/1939 Gulf Coast blues Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65586 10-in. 5/16/1939 Oh Daddy blues Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65587 10-in. 5/16/1939 You don't know my mind Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65588 10-in. 5/16/1939 Low down blues Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65625 10-in. 5/23/1939 Graveyard blues Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65626 10-in. 5/23/1939 Hey Lawdy Mama Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65627 10-in. 5/23/1939 Mama Doo-Shee Teddy Grace instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65756 10-in. 6/8/1939 Come easy, go easy Rosetta Howard instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65757 10-in. 6/8/1939 My blues is like whiskey Rosetta Howard instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65758 10-in. 6/8/1939 The jive is here Rosetta Howard instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65759 10-in. 6/8/1939 My downfall Rosetta Howard instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 65760 10-in. 6/8/1939 Hog-wild blues Rosetta Howard instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66104 10-in. 8/15/1939 Chirpin' the blues Alberta Hunter instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66105 10-in. 8/15/1939 Down-hearted blues Alberta Hunter instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66106 10-in. 8/15/1939 I'll see you go Alberta Hunter instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66107 10-in. 8/15/1939 Fine and mellow Alberta Hunter instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66108 10-in. 8/15/1939 Yelpin' blues Alberta Hunter instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66109 10-in. 8/15/1939 Someday sweetheart Alberta Hunter instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66245 10-in. 8/30/1939 You ain't had no blues Blue Lu Barker instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66246 10-in. 8/30/1939 Marked woman Blue Lu Barker instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66247 10-in. 8/30/1939 Midnight blues Blue Lu Barker instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66248 10-in. 8/30/1939 Down in the dumps Blue Lu Barker instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69016 10-in. 4/17/1941 If it's true Mills Brothers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69017 10-in. 4/17/1941 The very thought of you Mills Brothers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69018 10-in. 4/17/1941 Rig a jig jig Mills Brothers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69364 10-in. 6/17/1941 Loch Lomond Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69369 10-in. 6/17/1941 Just like a gypsy Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69370 10-in. 6/17/1941 My blue heaven Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69371 10-in. 6/17/1941 St. Louis blues Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69988 10-in. 12/3/1941 When your lover has gone Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69989 10-in. 12/3/1941 My ideal Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69990 10-in. 12/3/1941 The night we called it a day Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 69991 10-in. 12/3/1941 Concerto for two Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70244 10-in. 1/28/1942 Kentucky babe Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70245 10-in. 1/28/1942 Ma curly-headed baby Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70246 10-in. 1/28/1942 When your lover has gone Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70247 10-in. 1/28/1942 My ideal Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70541 10-in. 3/19/1942 Beside the river Clyde John Kirby Orchestra ; Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70542 10-in. 3/19/1942 How do I know it's real? John Kirby Orchestra ; Maxine Sullivan instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71699 10-in. 1/25/1944 Blues in the night Larry Adler instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71700 10-in. 1/25/1944 Stardust-1 Larry Adler instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71709 10-in. 1/27/1944 Creole love call Larry Adler instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71710 10-in. 1/27/1944 Begin the beguine Larry Adler instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71725 10-in. 2/2/1944 That old black magic Larry Adler instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71726 10-in. 2/2/1944 St. Louis blues Larry Adler instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71727 10-in. 2/2/1944 Hand to mouth boogie Larry Adler instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71728 10-in. 2/2/1944 As time goes by Larry Adler instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76748 8/25/1950 You're not in my arms tonight Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76749 8/25/1950 So long Sally Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76759 8/28/1950 T.D.'s boogie woogie Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76760 8/28/1950 Indian love call Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76761 8/29/1950 Rainbow gal Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76762 8/29/1950 Only a moment ago Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76763 8/29/1950 Opus two Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76764 8/29/1950 My moonlight Madonna Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76851 9/18/1950 Aggravatin' situation Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76852 9/18/1950 Everybody wants to go to heaven Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76865 9/23/1950 Strangers Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76866 9/23/1950 Music, maestro, please Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76867 9/23/1950 Goofus Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76899 9/26/1950 Santa Claus got stuck in my chimney Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76900 9/26/1950 Molasses, molasses Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76912 9/29/1950 May I? Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76913 9/29/1950 One morning in May Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76964 10/6/1950 September in the rain Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76965 10/6/1950 As time goes by Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76966 10/6/1950 Don't take your love from me Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76991 10/10/1950 This nearly was mine Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76992 10/10/1950 Something to remember you by Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 76993 10/10/1950 I see your face before me Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80004 8/4/1947 Stardust, part 1 Charlie Shavers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80005 8/4/1947 Stardust, part 2 Charlie Shavers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80006 8/4/1947 Stardust, part 3 Charlie Shavers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80007 8/4/1947 Stardust, part 4 Charlie Shavers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80008 8/4/1947 The man I love, part 1 Gene Norman "Just Jazz" All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80009 8/4/1947 The man I love, part 2 Gene Norman "Just Jazz" All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80010 8/4/1947 The man I love, part 3 Gene Norman "Just Jazz" All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80011 8/4/1947 The man I love, part 4 Gene Norman "Just Jazz" All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80054 10/19/1950 Aggravatin' situation-1 Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80055 10/19/1950 Alone together Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80067 10/24/1950 I'll know Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80068 10/24/1950 I guess I'll have to dream the rest Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80069 10/24/1950 Everything happens to me Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80070 10/24/1950 It's a lovely day today Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80086 10/26/1950 You and the night and the music Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80087 10/26/1950 Dancing in the dark Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80105 10/31/1950 I guess I'll have to change my plans Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80106 10/31/1950 Lullaby of Broadway Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80107 10/31/1950 If there is someone lovelier than you Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80108 10/31/1950 Louisiana hayride Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80448 1/24/1951 Sweet Adeline Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80449 1/24/1951 Diane Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80450 1/24/1951 Marcheta Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80461 1/25/1951 Beautiful madness Don Cherry ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80462 1/25/1951 Chapel of the roses Don Cherry ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80463 1/25/1951 I've got to pass your house Don Cherry ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 80464 1/25/1951 The thrill is gone-1 Don Cherry ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 81660 10/8/1951 With all my heart and soul Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 81661 10/8/1951 Solitaire Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 82345 2/28/1952 Come what may Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 82346 2/28/1952 Love, where are you now? Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 82347 2/28/1952 Hambone Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, vocalist, arranger  
Decca 82421 3/10/1952 Keel row-1 Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 82422 3/10/1952 Cuttin' out blues Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 82423 3/10/1952 Your Daddy's got the gleeks Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, vocalist, arranger  
Decca 82424 3/10/1952 Heebie jeebies Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 82425 3/10/1952 The blues don't waltz Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 82659 3/31/1952 I got big eyes Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 82660 3/31/1952 Deep in the blues Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 82661 3/31/1952 Homing pigeon Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, vocalist, arranger  
Decca 83201 7/29/1952 You could make me smile again Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 83202 7/29/1952 This is the beginning of the end Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 83386 12/21/1952 I'm goin' home Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 83387 12/21/1952 Sentimental serenade Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca 83951 2/13/1953 Careless Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 83952 2/13/1953 Blue Lou Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 83953 2/13/1953 I wonder what kind of guy you'd be Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 84349 4/13/1953 I've got a crush on you Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 84350 4/13/1953 Tea for two Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 84351 4/13/1953 One o'clock jump Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 84750 6/23/1953 Lucky duck, part 1 Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 84751 6/23/1953 Lucky duck, part 2 Georgie Auld's All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85164 9/3/1953 Jasmine Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85165 9/3/1953 The moon was yellow Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85166 9/3/1953 You too, you too? Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85167 9/3/1953 The Continental Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85200 9/10/1953 I love my Argentine Pearl Bailey instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85201 9/10/1953 Me and my shadow Pearl Bailey instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85202 9/10/1953 She's something Spanish Pearl Bailey instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85590 12/23/1953 Empty ballroom Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85591 12/23/1953 If you don't, I know who will Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85592 12/23/1953 Melancholy me Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85593 12/23/1953 Somebody bad stole de wedding bell Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85804 2/1/1954 Come rain or come shine Pearl Bailey instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85805 2/1/1954 Alla en el rancho grande Pearl Bailey instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85806 2/1/1954 What happened to the hair (on the head of the man I love) Pearl Bailey instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 85807 2/1/1954 I wouldn't walk across the street Pearl Bailey instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86348 6/2/1954 Detour ahead Jackie Paris instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86349 6/2/1954 I'm through with love Jackie Paris instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86350 6/2/1954 You're mine you Jackie Paris instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86351 6/2/1954 Who can I turn to? Jackie Paris instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86352 6/2/1954 The things we did last Summer Jackie Paris instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86353 6/2/1954 A cottage for sale Jackie Paris instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86354 6/2/1954 We'll be together again Jackie Paris instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86355 6/2/1954 More than you know Jackie Paris instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86652 8/13/1954 Skokiaan, part 1 Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86653 8/13/1954 Skokiaan, part 2 Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86982 10/29/1954 [Unknown title(s)] George Williams Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86983 10/29/1954 Song from Desiree (We meet again) George Williams Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86984 10/29/1954 Tiger rag mambo George Williams Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 86985 10/29/1954 [Unknown title(s)] George Williams Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87856 4/15/1955 Fine and dandy Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87857 4/15/1955 Limehouse blues Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87858 4/15/1955 S'posin' Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87859 4/15/1955 Chicken wire blues Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87860 4/15/1955 Lover man-1 Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87861 4/15/1955 Tea for two Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87862 4/15/1955 I thought about you Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87863 4/15/1955 Strike up the band Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87864 4/15/1955 Poor butterfly Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87865 4/15/1955 Body and soul-2 Steve Allen instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87917 5/9/1955 Jack hammer drill George Williams Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87918 5/9/1955 Rocking the blues George Williams Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 87919 5/9/1955 Too much moon George Williams Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 88456 8/5/1955 My one and only love Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 88457 8/5/1955 The impatient years Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 88458 8/5/1955 But not like mine Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 88459 8/5/1955 The tender trap Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89585R 4/4/1956 The sweetness of you Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89688 4/2/1956 Stompin' at the savoy Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89689 4/2/1956 I'll be back for more Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89690 4/2/1956 Blue Lou Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89691 4/2/1956 [Unknown title(s)] Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89692 4/3/1956 Lullaby in rhythm Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89693 4/3/1956 Don't be that way Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89694 4/3/1956 Hoopdee whodee Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89695 4/3/1956 If dreams come true Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89696 4/4/1956 Light and sweet Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89697 4/4/1956 The blues made me feel this way Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89698 4/4/1956 Cool and groovy Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 89699 4/4/1956 Happy and satisfied Edgar Sampson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 101113 11/30/1956 Begin the beguine Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 101114 11/30/1956 All about love Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 101115 11/30/1956 Perdido Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 101116 11/30/1956 Temptation Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 101132 12/7/1956 Don't get around much anymore Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 101133 12/7/1956 Oo shoo be doo be Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 101134 12/7/1956 By myself Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 101135 12/7/1956 Signed, sealed and delivered Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102703 6/18/1957 Zigeuner Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102704 6/18/1957 I'll see you again Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102705 6/18/1957 Some day I'll find you Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102706 6/18/1957 I'll follow my secret heart Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102707 6/19/1957 If love were all Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102708 6/19/1957 Mad about the boy Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102709 6/19/1957 World weary Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102710 6/19/1957 A room with a view Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102711 6/20/1957 I can't do anything at all Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102712 6/20/1957 Never again Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102713 6/20/1957 Poor little rich girl Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 102714 6/20/1957 Why does love get in the way Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 103307 9/13/1957 Rich man, poor man Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 103308 9/13/1957 Coax me Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 103309 9/13/1957 Passing fancy Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 103796 8/4/1947 One o'clock jump-1 Gene Norman "Just Jazz" All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 103797 8/4/1947 Oh, lady be good-2 Gene Norman "Just Jazz" All Stars instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 104513 3/5/1958 Invitation Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 104514 3/5/1958 Free and easy Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 104515 3/5/1958 Moonray Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 104516 3/5/1958 Lo and behold Carmen McRae instrumentalist, trumpet  
Signature SRC 338 10-in. 1947 On the sunny side of the street Hazel Scott instrumentalist, trumpet  
Signature SRC 339 10-in. 1947 I've got the world on a string Hazel Scott instrumentalist, trumpet  
Signature SRC 340 10-in. 1947 Butterfly kick Hazel Scott instrumentalist, trumpet  
Signature SRC 341 10-in. 1947 Ich will sich spielen Hazel Scott instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 5984 1/5/1951 You know you belong to somebody else Mills Brothers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 5985 1/5/1951 Please don't talk about me when I'm gone Mills Brothers instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 5986 1/7/1951 The girl friend Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 5987 1/7/1951 Without a word of warning Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 5988 10-in. 1/7/1951 You gotta show me Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 5989 1/7/1951 Then you've never been blue Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 6329 6/29/1951 If you turn me down Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca L 6330 6/29/1951 I fall in love with you ev'ry day Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca L 6331 6/29/1951 You left your brown-eyed baby blue Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca L 6332 6/29/1951 Everything I have is yours Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca L 6333 6/29/1951 The hula hula boogie Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca L 6334 6/29/1951 My magic heart Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca L 6338 7/2/1951 You blew out the flame in my heart Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca L 6339 7/2/1951 Oh, look at me now Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca L 6340 7/2/1951 Black strap molasses Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, vocalist, arranger  
Decca L 6341 7/2/1951 Show me you love me Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, arranger  
Decca L 6807 6/11/1952 They didn't believe me-1 Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, vocalist, arranger  
Decca L 6808 6/11/1952 Cheek to cheek Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, vocalist, arranger  
Decca L 6809 6/11/1952 Nobody knows the trouble I've seen-1 Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, vocalist, arranger  
Decca L 6810 6/13/1952 The bells of St. Mary's Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 6811 6/13/1952 Two beats on a bat Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 6812 6/13/1952 Chasing shadows Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca L 6816 6/12/1952 I'm getting sentimental over you Tommy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, vocalist, arranger  
Columbia (U.K.) CL7326 10-in. 8/9/1940 Indecided Gus Viseur Orchestre ; Gus Viseur Accordion solo, with orchestra composer  

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shavers, Charlie," accessed June 24, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109143.

Shavers, Charlie. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 24, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109143.

"Shavers, Charlie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 24 June 2024.

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