Jimmy Shirley

Jimmy Shirley was an American jazz guitarist during the 1940s.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 31st, 1913 (Union), Died December 3rd, 1989 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1946

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 32 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 67055 10-in. 1/12/1940 Put me back in the alley Wingy Carpenter instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67056 10-in. 1/12/1940 Rhythm of the dishes and pans Wingy Carpenter instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67057 10-in. 1/12/1940 Look out, Papa, don't you bend down Wingy Carpenter instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67058 10-in. 1/12/1940 Team up Wingy Carpenter instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67497 10-in. 4/4/1940 Mississippi town (Jackson blues) George Guesnon instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67498 10-in. 4/4/1940 Iberville and Franklin George Guesnon instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67499 10-in. 4/4/1940 Black woman blues George Guesnon instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67500 10-in. 4/4/1940 Goodbye, good luck to you George Guesnon instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 68079 10-in. 9/11/1940 Dark eyes Clarence Profit Trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 68080 10-in. 9/11/1940 Times Square blues Clarence Profit Trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 68081 10-in. 9/11/1940 Hot and bothered Clarence Profit Trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 68082 10-in. 9/11/1940 Azure Clarence Profit Trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 68294 10-in. 10/25/1940 Preachin' trumpet blues Wingy Carpenter and his Wingies instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73388 2/21/1946 I'm just a lucky so and so Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73389 2/21/1946 I didn't mean a word I said Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73497 4/9/1946 Baby, I don't cry over you Billie Holiday instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73498 4/9/1946 I'll look around Billie Holiday instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73669 8/29/1946 (I love you) For sentimental reasons Delta Rhythm Boys ; Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73670 8/29/1946 It's a pity to say goodnight Delta Rhythm Boys ; Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca T-1917 12/18/1943 Lover come back to me Coleman Hawkins Quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca T-1918 10-in. 12/18/1943 Indiana Coleman Hawkins Quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca T-19001 12/18/1943 Blues changes Coleman Hawkins Quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca T-19002 12/18/1943 These foolish things Coleman Hawkins Quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca N 1336 10-in. 1/3/1944 How high the moon Herman Chittison Trio instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca N 1337 10-in. 1/3/1944 The song is ended Herman Chittison Trio instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 1-25 of 32 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shirley, Jimmy," accessed November 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/343542.

Shirley, Jimmy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/343542.

"Shirley, Jimmy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/343542

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