Jim "Slim" Taft

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 93 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca DLA 457 10-in. 7/23/1936 Mutiny in the brass section Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 458 10-in. 7/23/1936 Hollywood pastime Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 469 10-in. 7/27/1936 In a sentimental mood Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 470 10-in. 7/27/1936 Stompin' at the Savoy Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 471 10-in. 7/27/1936 Chicken reel Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 508 10-in. 8/3/1936 Easy to love Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 509 10-in. 8/3/1936 Red tap on wood Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 510 10-in. 8/3/1936 So do I Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 511 10-in. 8/3/1936 One, two, button your shoe Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 518 10-in. 8/4/1936 Chicken reel Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 519 10-in. 8/4/1936 Pennies from heaven Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 520 10-in. 8/4/1936 Dorsey dervish Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 521 10-in. 8/4/1936 Shoe shine boy Bing Crosby instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 537 10-in. 8/5/1936 I've got you under my skin Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 538 10-in. 8/5/1936 Let's call a heart a heart Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 539 10-in. 8/7/1936 The skeleton in the closet Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 540 10-in. 8/7/1936 When Ruben swings the Cuban Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 541 10-in. 8/7/1936 Hurdy gurdy man Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 542 10-in. 8/7/1936 Dippermouth blues Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 543 10-in. 8/7/1936 Swing that music Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 556 10-in. 8/12/1936 Swingin' the jinx away Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 557 10-in. 8/12/1936 Pick yourself up Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 579 12-in. 8/17/1936 Pennies from heaven medley: Let's call a heart a heart ; So do I ; The skeleton in the closet Louis Armstrong ; Bing Crosby ; Frances Langford instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 580 12-in. 8/17/1936 Pennies from heaven Louis Armstrong ; Bing Crosby ; Frances Langford instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca DLA 935 10-in. 9/17/1937 When that midnight choo choo train leaves for Alabam' The Foursome instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 51-75 of 93 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Taft, Jim "Slim"," accessed August 3, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/346142.

Taft, Jim "Slim". (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 3, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/346142.

"Taft, Jim "Slim"." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 August 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/346142

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