Ernest Elliott

Birth and Death Data: Born 1893, Died 1977

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone, saxophone, vocalist

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-35762 10-in. 7/13/1926 Lazy drag Thomas Morris ; Morris' Hot Babies Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, clarinet, baritone saxophone  
Victor BVE-35763 10-in. 7/13/1926 Jackass blues Thomas Morris ; Morris' Hot Babies Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, clarinet, baritone saxophone  
Victor BVE-35764 10-in. 7/13/1926 Charleston stampede Thomas Morris ; Morris' Hot Babies Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, clarinet, baritone saxophone  
Victor BVE-36047 10-in. 8/17/1926 Georgia grind Thomas Morris ; Morris' Hot Babies Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, clarinet, baritone saxophone  
Victor BVE-36048 10-in. 8/17/1926 Ham gravy Thomas Morris ; Morris' Hot Babies Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, clarinet, baritone saxophone  
Victor BVE-36925 10-in. 11/12/1926 Blues from the Everglades Morris' Hot Babies Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, clarinet  
Victor BVE-36926 10-in. 11/12/1926 P. D. Q. blues Thomas Morris ; Morris' Hot Babies Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia 80953 10-in. 4/11/1923 Oh daddy blues Bessie Smith ; Clarence Williams Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano (takes 1-3); with clarinet, banjo, and piano (takes 4 and 5) instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia 81508 10-in. 1/29/1924 Good looking papa blues Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with clarinet and piano instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia 81509 10-in. 1/29/1924 You don't know my mind Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with alto saxophone and piano instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Columbia 140052 10-in. 9/20/1924 The basement blues Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with clarinet and piano instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia 140053 10-in. 9/20/1924 Mama's gone, goodbye Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with alto saxophone and piano instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Columbia 140181 10-in. 12/16/1924 Steel drivin' Sam Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with clarinet, alto saxophone, and piano instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Columbia 140182 10-in. 12/16/1924 He's mine, all mine Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with clarinet, alto saxophone, and piano instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Columbia W141257 10-in. 11/10/1925 The Market Street blues Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with clarinet and piano instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia W141258 10-in. 11/10/1925 It takes the Lawd (To tell what's on my mind) Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with saxophone and piano instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Columbia W141259 10-in. 11/10/1925 Caught you triflin' blues Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with instrumental trio instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Columbia W143155 10-in. 11/29/1926 Cheatin' daddy Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with alto saxophone and piano instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Columbia W143156 10-in. 11/29/1926 Deep down in my soul Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with alto saxophone and piano instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Columbia W144000 10-in. 4/7/1927 Troublesome blues Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with clarinet or alto saxophone and piano instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Columbia W144001 10-in. 4/7/1927 You can't get it now Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with clarinet or alto saxophone and piano instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Columbia W144097 10-in. 5/5/1927 Dyin' crap-shooter's blues Martha Copeland Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with instrumental trio instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia W144098 10-in. 5/5/1927 Mister brakes-man (Let me ride your train) Martha Copeland Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with instrumental trio instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia W144800 10-in. 9/28/1927 Homeless blues Bessie Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with alto saxophone and piano instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Columbia W144801 10-in. 9/28/1927 Lookin' for my man blues Bessie Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with alto saxophone solo and piano instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Columbia W145299 10-in. 12/12/1927 Long time men Willie Jackson Male vocal solo, with alto saxophone and piano instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Columbia W145400 10-in. 12/12/1927 Corn and bunion blues Willie Jackson Male vocal solo ("blues singer"), with alto saxophone and piano instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Columbia W145650 10-in. 2/16/1928 I'd rather be dead and buried in my grave Bessie Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with 2 clarinets and piano instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia W145651 10-in. 2/16/1928 Hit me in the nose blues Bessie Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with 2 clarinets and piano instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia W148725 10-in. 6/20/1929 Old forsaken blues Mary Dixon Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with clarinet and piano instrumentalist, clarinet  
Columbia W148726 10-in. 6/20/1929 All around mama Mary Dixon Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with clarinet and piano instrumentalist, clarinet  
OKeh S-72897 10-in. Oct. 1924 I can always tell when my man don't want me 'round Laura Smith Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, clarinet  
OKeh S-72898 10-in. Oct. 1924 Lake Ponchartrain blues Laura Smith Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, clarinet  
OKeh S-72899 10-in. Oct. 1924 Gravier Street blues Laura Smith Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, clarinet  
OKeh S-72938 10-in. Oct. 1924 Night latch key blues Virginia Liston ; Clarence Williams Female vocal solo, with clarinet and piano instrumentalist, clarinet  
OKeh S-72939 10-in. Oct. 1924 Any day the sun don't shine Virginia Liston ; Clarence Williams Female vocal solo, with clarinet and piano instrumentalist, clarinet  
Brunswick E4166-E4167 10-in. 12/3/1926 My good Lord’s done been here Swanee Jubilee Singers Male vocal trio, with piano instrumentalist, saxophone, vocalist  
Brunswick E4168-E4169 10-in. 12/3/1926 I’ve opened my soul (To you, my Lord) Swanee Jubilee Singers Male vocal trio, with saxophone and piano instrumentalist, saxophone, vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Elliott, Ernest," accessed January 28, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114392.

Elliott, Ernest. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 28, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114392.

"Elliott, Ernest." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 28 January 2023.

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