Denzil Best

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1944 - 1958

Roles Represented in DAHR: drums

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 30 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 73767 12/27/1946 The blues are brewin' Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 73768 12/27/1946 Guilty Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 73769[a] 12/27/1946 Careless love Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 74650 12/10/1948 Weep no more-1 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 74651 12/10/1948 Girls were made to take care of boys-1 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 74652 12/10/1948 I loves you Porgy Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 74653 12/10/1948 My man (Mon homme) Billie Holiday instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 100144 5/29/1956 By the great horn spoon John Guarnieri instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 100145 5/29/1956 Organ grinder's swing John Guarnieri instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 100146 5/29/1956 White heat John Guarnieri instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 100147 5/29/1956 Don't kiss me again John Guarnieri instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 100148 5/29/1956 Hobo on Park Avenue John Guarnieri instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 100149 5/29/1956 Tormented John Guarnieri instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 105428 8/6/1958 Blues for the street-1 Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 105429 8/6/1958 [Unknown title(s)] Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 105430 8/6/1958 [Unknown title(s)] Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 105431 8/6/1958 Love is just around the corner Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 105432? 8/6/1958 [Unknown title(s)] Tony Scott and the All Stars instrumentalist, drums  
Signature SRC 841 10-in. 5/4/1946 Surgery Eddie Davis Quintet instrumentalist, drums  
Signature SRC 842 10-in. May 1946 Lockjaw Eddie Davis Quintet instrumentalist, drums  
Signature SRC 843 10-in. May 1946 Afternoon in a doghouse Eddie Davis Quintet instrumentalist, drums  
Signature SRC 844 10-in. May 1946 Athlete's foot Eddie Davis Quintet instrumentalist, drums  
Decca N 1633 10-in. 2/8/1944 Woke up clipped Ben Webster Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca N 1634 10-in. 2/8/1944 Teezol Ben Webster Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca N 1635 10-in. 2/8/1944 'Nuff said Ben Webster Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
(Results 1-25 of 30 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Best, Denzil," accessed October 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112275.

Best, Denzil. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112275.

"Best, Denzil." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112275

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