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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 151-172 of 172 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 93789 10-in. 11/16/1941 I used to love you (but it's all over now) Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 93790 10-in. 11/16/1941 (I'll be glad when you're dead) You rascal you Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 102612 Muskrat ramble Louis Armstrong All-Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca DLA 2974 10-in. 4/17/1942 (Get some) Cash for your trash Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca DLA 2975 10-in. 4/17/1942 Among my souvenirs Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca DLA 2976 10-in. 4/17/1942 Coquette Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca DLA 2977 10-in. 4/17/1942 I never knew Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 845 10-in. 1946 Going back to Washington Bill De Arango instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 846 10-in. 1946 Did you ever set to thinkin' Bill De Arango instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 847 10-in. 1946 Susie Bee Bill De Arango instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 848 10-in. 1946 I ain't gonna marry Bill De Arango instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 857 10-in. 5/3/1946 The jeep is jumpin' Bill De Arango instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 858 10-in. 5/3/1946 I got it bad and that ain't good Bill De Arango instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 859 10-in. 5/3/1946 Dark corners Bill De Arango instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 860 10-in. 5/3/1946 Blues Mr. Brim Bill De Arango instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 861 10-in. 5/15/1946 Frog and mule Ben Webster Quintet instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 862 10-in. 5/16/1946 Spang Ben Webster Quintet instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 863 10-in. 5/15/1946 Doctor Keets Ben Webster Quintet instrumentalist, drums  
Decca SRC 864 10-in. 5/15/1946 Park and Tilford blues Ben Webster Quintet instrumentalist, drums  
Decca T-1950 12-in. 4/14/1944 These foolish things (remind me of you) Herbie Fields and his Band instrumentalist, drums  
Decca T-1951 12-in. 4/14/1944 You can depend on me Herbie Fields and his Band instrumentalist, drums  
Decca T-1953 10-in. 4/14/1944 Blues in C minor Herbie Fields and his Band instrumentalist, drums  
(Results 151-172 of 172 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Catlett, Sid," accessed November 29, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109211.

Catlett, Sid. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 29, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109211.

"Catlett, Sid." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 29 November 2020.

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

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