Sam Morgan (1895–1936) was a New Orleans jazz trumpet player and bandleader.
Sidemen in the band included brothers Isaiah and Andrew Morgan on trumpet and tenor sax, respectively, Earl Fouché on alto sax and Jim Robinson on trombone. Robinson's cousin Sidney Brown (aka Little Jim or Jim Little) was the bassist, and George Guesnon was Morgan's banjoist from 1930 to 1935.
Birth and Death Data: Born December 18th, 1897, Died February 25th, 1936 (New Orleans)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927
Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, composer, lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||W143975||10-in.||4/14/1927||Steppin' on the gas||Sam Morgan's Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band||leader, composer|
|Columbia||W143976||10-in.||4/14/1927||Everybody's talking about Sammy||Sam Morgan's Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||leader, composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||W143977||10-in.||4/14/1927||Mobile stomp||Sam Morgan's Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band||leader, composer|
|Columbia||W143978||10-in.||4/14/1927||Sing on||Sam Morgan's Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band||leader, composer|
|Columbia||W145000||10-in.||10/22/1927||Short dress gal||Sam Morgan's Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, leader|
|Columbia||W145001||10-in.||10/22/1927||Bogalousa strut||Sam Morgan's Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader|
|Columbia||W145002||10-in.||10/22/1927||Down by the riverside||Sam Morgan's Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet||composer, leader|
|Columbia||W145003||10-in.||10/22/1927||Over in the Glory Land||Sam Morgan's Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band||leader|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Morgan, Sam," accessed July 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109870.
Morgan, Sam. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109870.
"Morgan, Sam." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 July 2021.
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