Mel Stitzel

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, piano, songwriter

Notes: Also played piano.

See Also: New Orleans Rhythm Kings

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 32 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-28718 10-in. 10/4/1923 Tin roof blues The Original Memphis Five Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-29824 10-in. 4/2/1924 Doodle-doo-doo Benson Orchestra of Chicago ; Don Bestor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-35728 10-in. 6/29/1926 Jackass blues Phil Spitalny Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BVE-35763 10-in. 7/13/1926 Jackass blues Thomas Morris ; Morris' Hot Babies Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BVE-36241 10-in. 9/15/1926 The chant Jelly Roll Morton ; Red Hot Peppers Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-013579 10-in. 9/21/1937 Doodle doo doo Kassels-in-the-Air Orchestra Jazz/dance band with male vocal trio songwriter  
Victor BS-028175 10-in. 10/31/1938 Tin roof blues Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 81784 10-in. 5/16/1924 Doodle doo doo Georgians ; Frank Guarente Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 140037 10-in. 9/12/1924 Doodle doo doo Eddie Cantor Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia W140710 10-in. 6/22/1925 Tin roof blues Ted Lewis and his Band Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W141071 10-in. 10/1/1925 Tweedle-dee tweedle-doo Warner's Seven Aces Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia 141249 10-in. 11/5/1925 Tweedle-dee tweedle-doo Harmony Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia 141959 10-in. 4/14/1926 Jackass blues Dixie Stompers Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W142001 10-in. 4/12/1926 CafĂ© capers Parenti's Liberty Syncopators Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W142206 10-in. 5/14/1926 Jackass blues Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W142903 10-in. 11/3/1926 The chant Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 142999 10-in. 12/24/1926 The chant Original Indiana Five Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W143433 10-in. 3/7/1927 Tin roof blues Sol Hoopii's Novelty Trio Instrumental trio (Hawaiian) composer  
Columbia W100351 10-in. 1/20/1927 Bad habits Eddie Lang ; Boyd Senter Clarinet solo, with guitar composer  
OKeh 8723 10-in. 8/28/1924 Doodle doo doo Jack Linx ; Society Serenaders Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71605 10-in. June 1923 Tin roof blues Harry Raderman's Jazz Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh 74090 10-in. 4/7/1926 JacKass blues Clarence Williams’ Stompers Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh 80045 10-in. 5/28/1926 JacKass blues Laura Smith ; Clarence Williams Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh W80316 10-in. 1/20/1927 Bad habits Eddie Lang ; Boyd Senter Clarinet solo, with guitar composer  
Brunswick 13640-13643 10-in. 7/30/1924 Doodle-doo-doo Margaret Young Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 1-25 of 32 records)


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Stitzel, Mel," accessed November 30, 2023,

Stitzel, Mel. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 30, 2023, from

"Stitzel, Mel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 30 November 2023.

DAHR Persistent Identifier



Send the Editors a message about this record.