Ed Garland

Edward Bertram Garland (January 9, 1895 – January 22, 1980) was a New Orleans jazz string bass player. He was commonly known as "Ed Garland", and sometimes "Montudie Garland" (a nickname he disliked).

Birth and Death Data: Born January 9th, 1895 (New Orleans), Died 1980 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1952

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Nordskog [Nordskog Cat 3007A] 10-in. April 1922 When you're alone blues Roberta Dudley ; Ory's Sunshine Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, string bass  
Nordskog [Nordskog Cat 3007B] 10-in. April 1922 Krooked blues Roberta Dudley ; Ory's Sunshine Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, string bass  
Nordskog [Nordskog Cat 3008A] 10-in. April 1922 That sweet something dear Ruth Lee ; Ory's Sunshine Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, string bass  
Nordskog [Nordskog Cat 3008B] 10-in. April 1922 Maybe someday Ruth Lee ; Ory's Sunshine Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, string bass  
Nordskog [Nordskog Cat 3009A] 10-in. late May 1922 Ory's creole trombone Spikes' Seven Pods of Pepper Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, string bass  
Nordskog [Nordskog Cat 3009B] 10-in. late May 1922 Society blues Spikes' Seven Pods of Pepper Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 80037 10/7/1949 Who's sorry now Castle Jazz Band ; Kid Ory and his Creole Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 83366 10/7/1952 Eh! Là-bas Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 83367 10/7/1952 Savoy blues Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 83368 10/7/1952 Tiger rag Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 83369 10/7/1952 Twelfth Street rag Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca L 3754 10-in. 3/21/1945 High society Kid Ory and his Creole Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca L 3755 10-in. 3/21/1945 Muskrat ramble Kid Ory and his Creole Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca L 3756 10-in. 3/21/1945 The girls go crazy about the way I walk Kid Ory and his Creole Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca L 3757 10-in. 3/21/1945 Blanche Touquatoux Kid Ory and his Creole Band instrumentalist, string bass  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Garland, Ed," accessed June 20, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/317105.

Garland, Ed. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 20, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/317105.

"Garland, Ed." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 20 June 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/317105

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