George Brunis

George Clarence Brunies (February 6, 1902 – November 19, 1974), a.k.a. Georg Brunis, was a jazz trombonist who was part of the dixieland revival. He was known as "The King of the Tailgate Trombone".

Birth and Death Data: Born February 6, 1902 (New Orleans), Died November 19, 1974 (Chicago)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: trombone, composer, vocalist, kazoo

Notes: Name appears on Columbia disc label as "Brunels."

See Also: New Orleans Rhythm Kings

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Recordings (Results 51-58 of 58 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca DLA 1343 10-in. 7/25/1938 Three o'clock in the morning Ted Lewis and his Band instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1344 10-in. 7/25/1938 I'm the medicine man for the blues Ted Lewis and his Band instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1345 10-in. 7/25/1938 (I got a woman.crazy for me) She's funny that way Ted Lewis and his Band instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 1346 10-in. 7/25/1938 The old St. Louis blues Ted Lewis and his Band instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 2407 10-in. 5/26/1941 Just around the corner Ted Lewis and his Band instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 2408 10-in. 5/26/1941 Down the old church aisle Ted Lewis and his Band instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 2409 10-in. 5/26/1941 Tiger rag Ted Lewis and his Band instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca DLA 2410 10-in. 5/26/1941 Jazz me blues Ted Lewis and his Band instrumentalist, trombone  
(Results 51-58 of 58 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Brunis, George," accessed November 29, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109721.

Brunis, George. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 29, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109721.

"Brunis, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 29 November 2022.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109721

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