John Jackson

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1943

Roles Represented in DAHR: alto saxophone, lyricist, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W143689 10-in. 3/19/1927 Soul and body (He belongs to me) Martha Copeland Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with cornet and piano lyricist, composer  
OKeh W80830 10-in. 5/3/1927 Soul and body (He belongs to me) Alma Henderson Female vocal solo, with guitar and piano lyricist, composer  
Decca 70993 10-in. 7/2/1942 Lonely boy blues Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 70994 10-in. 7/2/1942 Get me on your mind Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 70995 10-in. 7/2/1942 The jumpin' blues Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 70996 10-in. 7/2/1942 Sepian bounce-1 Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 71527 12/1/1943 Say forward I'll march Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 71528 10-in. 12/1/1943 Wrong neighborhood Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 71529 10-in. 12/1/1943 Hometown blues Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 71530 10-in. 11/1/1943 Save me some Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 93730 10-in. 4/30/1941 Swingmatism Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 93731 10-in. 4/30/1941 Hootie blues Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 93732 10-in. 4/30/1941 Dexter blues Jay McShann Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 93809 10-in. 11/18/1941 One woman's man-1 Jay McShann Quartet instrumentalist, alto saxophone  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jackson, John," accessed January 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204865.

Jackson, John. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204865.

"Jackson, John." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 January 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204865

Feedback

Send the Editors a message about this record.