Duke Jones

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-77278 10-in. 12/9/1933 Last journey blues Charlie McFadden Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-070303 10-in. 10/17/1941 Life's too short (to worry about that) Cats and the Fiddle Male vocal solo, with male vocal duet and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Columbia W140533 10-in. 4/16/1925 Undertaker's blues Maggie Jones Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano and trombone songwriter  
Columbia W140534 10-in. 4/16/1925 North bound blues Maggie Jones Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano and trombone lyricist, composer  
OKeh W81295 10-in. 8/30/1927 Orn'ry blues Sara Martin Female vocal solo, with guitar lyricist, composer  
OKeh W81401 10-in. 8/31/1927 Can't be trusted blues Sylvester Weaver Male vocal solo, with guitar lyricist, composer  
OKeh W81402 10-in. 8/31/1927 Penitentiary bound blues Sylvester Weaver Male vocal solo, with guitar lyricist, composer  
Brunswick 382W-384W 10-in. 2/19/1925 Penitentiary bound blues Rosa Henderson Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio lyricist, composer  
Edison 9813 10-in. 10/28/1924 Undertaker's blues Helen Gross Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble songwriter  
Edison 9861 10-in. 11/21/1924 Undertaker's blues Rosa Henderson ; Kansas City Five Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble songwriter  
Edison 9862 10-in. 11/21/1924 Mad mama's blues Kansas City Five ; Josephine Miles Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jones, Duke," accessed January 27, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205101.

Jones, Duke. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205101.

"Jones, Duke." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 27 January 2022.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205101

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