John (Johnny) Griffin

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1945 - 1963

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor saxophone

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 30 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 73287 1/21/1946 Pinetop's boogie woogie-1 Bing Crosby instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73288 1/21/1946 On the sunny side of the street-2 Bing Crosby instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73324 1/29/1946 Rockin' in rhythm, part 1 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73325 1/29/1946 Rockin' in rhythm, part 2 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73326 1/29/1946 Gay notes Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73327 1/29/1946 Tempo's birthday Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73332 1/31/1946 Cobb's idea Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73333 1/31/1946 Air mail special, part 1 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 73334 1/31/1946 Air Mail special, part 2 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75456 10/28/1949 The rabbit's hop Joe Morris Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75457 10/28/1949 Sneaking around Joe Morris Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75458 10/28/1949 Portia's boogie Joe Morris Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75459 10/28/1949 Lowdown baby Joe Morris Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75520 11/18/1949 Wig head Mama blues Joe Morris Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75521 11/18/1949 Broken hearted blues Joe Morris Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75522 11/18/1949 Ooh, ooh, that's good Joe Morris Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 113017 1/30/1963 Air mail special Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 4008 10-in. 12/1/1945 Slide Hamp, slide Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 4009 10-in. 12/1/1945 Hey-ba-ba-re-bop Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 4287 9/9/1946 Playboy Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 4288 9/9/1946 Cobb's idea Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 4289 9/9/1946 Tempo's birthday-1 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 4290 9/9/1946 Adam blew his hat Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 4297 9/17/1946 The pencil broke Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 4298 9/17/1946 Empty glass (Normania) Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
(Results 1-25 of 30 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Griffin, John (Johnny)," accessed December 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/318959.

Griffin, John (Johnny). (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/318959.

"Griffin, John (Johnny)." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 December 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/318959

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