Booker Collins

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1943

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 130 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 60852 10-in. 3/2/1936 Walkin' and swingin'-1 Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60853 10-in. 3/2/1936 Moten swing Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60854 10-in. 3/2/1936 Lotta sax appeal Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60861 10-in. 3/3/1936 Git Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60862 10-in. 3/3/1936 All the jive is gone Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60865 10-in. 3/4/1936 Froggy bottom Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60866 10-in. 3/4/1936 Bearcat shuffle Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60867 10-in. 3/4/1936 Steppin' pretty Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60874 10-in. 3/7/1936 Christopher Columbus Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60876 10-in. 3/7/1936 Corky-1 Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60877 10-in. 3/7/1936 Corny rhythm Mary Lou Williams instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60878 10-in. 3/7/1936 Overhand (New Froggy Bottom) Mary Lou Williams instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60879 10-in. 3/7/1936 Isabelle Mary Lou Williams instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60886 10-in. 3/11/1936 I'se a-muggin' Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60887 10-in. 3/11/1936 Until the real thing comes along Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60894 10-in. 3/11/1936 Swingin' for joy Mary Lou Williams instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60895 10-in. 3/11/1936 Clean pickin' Mary Lou Williams instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60961 10-in. 3/31/1936 Puddin' head serenade Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60972 10-in. 4/2/1936 Until the real thing comes along Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60973 10-in. 4/3/1936 Blue illusion Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60974 10-in. 4/3/1936 Cloudy Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61003 10-in. 4/7/1936 Give her a pint (and she'll tell it all) Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61023 10-in. 4/9/1936 Mary's special Mary Lou Williams instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61463 10-in. 12/9/1936 Fifty-Second Street Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61464 10-in. 12/9/1936 The lady who swings the band Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 1-25 of 130 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Collins, Booker," accessed October 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/309168.

Collins, Booker. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/309168.

"Collins, Booker." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/309168

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