James Monte Maloney (20 April 1902 – 7 March 1962), known professionally as Jimmy Joy, was an American saxophonist, clarinetist, singer, and big band leader. His claim to fame was his ability to play two clarinets at the same time.
Birth and Death Data: Born April 20th, 1902 (Texas), Died March 7th, 1962 (Dallas)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1929
Roles Represented in DAHR: leader
Notes: Sometimes listed as Jimmie Joy.
Recordings (Results 26-29 of 29 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Brunswick||C1960-C1961||10-in.||5/21/1928||Chilly pom-pom-pee||Jimmy Joy ; St. Anthony Hotel Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble; without vocal (take G)||leader|
|Brunswick||C1962-C1963||10-in.||5/21/1928||Today is today||Jimmy Joy Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G)||leader|
|Brunswick||KC614||10-in.||Nov. 1929||Harmonica Harry||Jimmy Joy Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||leader|
|Brunswick||KC615||10-in.||Nov. 1929||Can’t you understand?||Jimmy Joy Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||leader|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Joy, Jimmy," accessed March 3, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112515.
Joy, Jimmy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 3, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112515.
"Joy, Jimmy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 March 2021.
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