Danny Barcelona (July 23, 1929 – April 1, 2007) was an American jazz drummer best known for his years with Louis Armstrong's All-Stars. He was a Filipino-American born in Waipahu, a community of Honolulu, Hawaii. He was also frequently introduced to audiences by Louis Armstrong as The Little Filipino Boy. Armstrong usually followed up by calling himself the little Arabian boy.
Birth and Death Data: Born July 23rd, 1929 (Waipahu), Died April 1st, 2007 (San Gabriel)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1958 - 1968
Roles Represented in DAHR: drums
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||118624||2/8/1967||Day dream-1||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||118625||2/8/1967||Step down brother, next case||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||118626||2/8/1967||Louis' dream||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||118627||2/8/1967||Northern Boulevard blues||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||119428||11/1/1967||The happy time||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||119429||11/1/1967||I believe||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||119430||11/1/1967||The gypsy in my soul||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||119431||11/1/1967||That's my desire||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||120103||3/26/1968||Sunrise, sunset||Louis Armstrong All-Stars||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||120104||3/26/1968||I will wait for you||Louis Armstrong All-Stars||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||120105||3/26/1968||Talk to the animals||Louis Armstrong All-Stars||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||L 11192||10/8/1958||I love jazz||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||L 11193||10/8/1958||The Mardi Gras march-1||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||L 11194||10/8/1958||Basin Street blues-2||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
|Decca||L 11195||10/8/1958||Otchi-tchor-ni-ya-2||Louis Armstrong||instrumentalist, drums|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Barcelona, Danny," accessed April 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/303061.
Barcelona, Danny. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/303061.
"Barcelona, Danny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 April 2021.
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