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Milt Buckner

Milton Brent Buckner (July 10, 1915 – July 27, 1977) was an American jazz pianist and organist, who in the early 1950s popularized the Hammond organ. He pioneered the parallel chords style that influenced Red Garland, George Shearing, Bill Evans, and Oscar Peterson. Buckner's brother, Ted Buckner, was a jazz saxophonist.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 10th, 1915 (St. Louis), Died July 27th, 1977 (Chicago)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1941 - 1963

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, organ

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 81 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 70100 10-in. 12/24/1941 Just for you Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70101 10-in. 12/24/1941 Southern echoes Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70102 10-in. 12/24/1941 My wish Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70103 10-in. 12/24/1941 Nola Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70416 10-in. 3/2/1942 Royal family Lionel Hampton Sextet instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70417 10-in. 3/2/1942 I can't believe that you're in love with me Lionel Hampton Sextet instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70418 10-in. 3/2/1942 Blues in the news Lionel Hampton Sextet instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70419 10-in. 3/2/1942 Exactly like you Lionel Hampton Sextet instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70771 10-in. 5/26/1942 Now I know Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70772 10-in. 5/26/1942 Half a love is better than none Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70773 10-in. 5/26/1942 Flying home Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 70774 10-in. 5/26/1942 In the bag Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 71825 10-in. 3/2/1944 Loose wig Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 71826 10-in. 3/2/1944 Chop chop Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 71827 10-in. 3/2/1944 Flying home No.2 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 71828 10-in. 3/2/1944 Hamp's boogie woogie Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 73287 1/21/1946 Pinetop's boogie woogie-1 Bing Crosby instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 73288 1/21/1946 On the sunny side of the street-2 Bing Crosby instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 73324 1/29/1946 Rockin' in rhythm, part 1 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 73325 1/29/1946 Rockin' in rhythm, part 2 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 73326 1/29/1946 Gay notes Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 73327 1/29/1946 Tempo's birthday Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 73332 1/31/1946 Cobb's idea Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 73333 1/31/1946 Air mail special, part 1 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 73334 1/31/1946 Air Mail special, part 2 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 1-25 of 81 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Buckner, Milt," accessed December 3, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201252.

Buckner, Milt. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 3, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201252.

"Buckner, Milt." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 3 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201252

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