James Johnson

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, celeste

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Gennett 12711 10-in. 4/19/1927 Ease away blues Lizzie Washington Female vocal solo, with violin and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12712 10-in. 4/19/1927 Skeleton key blues Lizzie Washington Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars, celeste, and piano instrumentalist, celeste, piano  
Gennett 12713 10-in. 4/19/1927 East coast blues Lizzie Washington Female vocal solo, with violin and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12714 10-in. 4/19/1927 My low down brown Lizzie Washington Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars, celeste, and piano instrumentalist, celeste, piano  
Gennett 12715 10-in. 4/19/1927 Working man blues Lizzie Washington Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12716 10-in. 4/19/1927 Chicago fire blues Katherine Baker Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12720 10-in. 4/19/1927 Salt tear blues Jelly Roll Anderson Male vocal solo, with violin, 2 guitars, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12721 10-in. 4/19/1927 Angel cake blues Jelly Roll Anderson Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12722 10-in. 4/19/1927 I. C. blues Jelly Roll Anderson Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12726 10-in. 4/21/1927 Neck bones and beans Watson's Pullman Porters Violin, 2 guitars, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12800 10-in. 5/18/1927 Wild woman blues Katherine Baker Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12801 10-in. 5/18/1927 Daddy sunshine blues Katherine Baker Female vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12802 10-in. 5/18/1927 I had to come back home blues Katherine Baker Female vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12803 10-in. 5/18/1927 Mistreated blues Katherine Baker Female vocal solo, with violin and celeste instrumentalist, celeste  
Gennett 12804 10-in. 5/18/1927 Money women blues Katherine Baker Female vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12805 10-in. 5/19/1927 Fall or summer blues Lizzie Johnson Female vocal solo, with violin and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12806 10-in. 5/19/1927 Lord have mercy blues Lizzie Washington Female vocal solo, with violin and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12807 10-in. 5/19/1927 Mexico blues Lizzie Washington Female vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12808 10-in. 5/19/1927 Sport model mamma blues Lizzie Washington Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12809 10-in. 5/19/1927 Brick flat blues Lizzie Washington Female vocal solo, with violin and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Gennett 12810 10-in. 5/19/1927 Daddy threw me down blues Lizzie Washington Female vocal solo, with violin and piano instrumentalist, piano  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Johnson, James," accessed May 23, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/362124.

Johnson, James. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 23, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/362124.

"Johnson, James." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 23 May 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/362124

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