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Sid Catlett

Sidney "Big Sid" Catlett (January 17, 1910 – March 25, 1951) was an American jazz drummer. Catlett was one of the most versatile drummers of his era, adapting with the changing music scene as it progressed toward bebop.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 10th, 1910 (Evansville), Died February 25th, 1951 (Chicago)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: drums, traps

Recordings (Results 126-150 of 172 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 80376 1/15/1951 That's my desire, part 1 Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80377 1/15/1951 That's my desire, part 2 Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80378 1/15/1951 C jam blues-2 Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80379 1/15/1951 How high the moon, part 1 Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80380 1/15/1951 How high the moon, part 2 Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80381 1/15/1951 Boff boff, part 1 Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80382 1/15/1951 Boff Boff, part 2 Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80507 2/13/1951 Yield not to temptation Myrtle Jackson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80508 2/13/1951 Where can I go Myrtle Jackson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80509 2/13/1951 We'll understand it better Myrtle Jackson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 80510 2/13/1951 I call Him Jesus, my rock Myrtle Jackson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 83032 10-in. That's my desire Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 83033 10-in. Baby, it's cold outside Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 90601 10-in. 2/5/1936 Blue skies Roy Eldridge instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 90602 10-in. 2/5/1936 Smut Roy Eldridge instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 90603 10-in. 2/5/1936 My melancholy baby Roy Eldridge instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 90604 10-in. 2/5/1936 Christopher Columbus Roy Eldridge instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 91824 10-in. 9/29/1939 Brown skin woman Gene Gilmore instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 91825 10-in. 9/29/1939 Charity blues Gene Gilmore instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 93516 10-in. 2/27/1941 Doin' the Sally long-1 Roosevelt Sykes instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 93517 10-in. 2/27/1941 47th Street jive-1 Roosevelt Sykes instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 93518 10-in. 2/27/1941 K.M.A. blues-1 Roosevelt Sykes instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 93519 10-in. 2/27/1941 Trouble and whiskey-1 Roosevelt Sykes instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 93787 10-in. 11/16/1941 When it's sleepy time down south Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 93788 10-in. 11/16/1941 Leap frog Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
(Results 126-150 of 172 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Catlett, Sid," accessed November 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109211.

Catlett, Sid. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109211.

"Catlett, Sid." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109211

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