Tom Archia

Ernest Alvin Archia, Jr. (November 26, 1919 – January 16, 1977), known as Tom Archia, was an American jazz tenor saxophonist, sometimes billed as "Texas Tom".

Birth and Death Data: Born November 26, 1919 (Trinity County), Died January 16, 1977 (Houston)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1943 - 1946

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor saxophone

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 73554 5/7/1946 Hi ho trailus boot whip Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73555 4/7/1946 Tippin' out Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73556 5/7/1946 Yard dog Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73557 5/7/1946 Les bounce Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca [Unnumbered World Transcriptions master] 11/16/1943 I surrender, dear Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca [Unnumbered World Transcriptions master] 11/16/1943 Lady be good Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca [Unnumbered World Transcriptions master] 11/16/1943 After you've gone Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca C 15095 10-in. 11/16/1943 The gasser Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca C 15096 10-in. 11/16/1943 Jump through the window Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca C 15097 11/16/1943 Minor jive Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca C 15098 11/16/1943 Stardust Roy Eldridge Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Archia, Tom," accessed January 24, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301785.

Archia, Tom. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 24, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301785.

"Archia, Tom." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 24 January 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301785

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