Billy Root

Birth and Death Data: Born March 6th, 1934 (Philadelphia), Died July 20th, 2013

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1954

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor saxophone

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 86179 4/13/1954 I wanna blow Bennie Green and his Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 86180 4/13/1954 People will say we're in love Bennie Green and his Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 86181 4/13/1954 I may be wrong Bennie Green and his Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 86182 4/13/1954 Rhumblues Bennie Green and his Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Root, Billy," accessed October 26, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/340965.

Root, Billy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/340965.

"Root, Billy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 26 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/340965

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