OKeh matrix W402225. St. James' Infirmary / Louis Armstrong and his Savoy Ballroom Five

  • Description: Jazz/dance ensemble, with male vocal solo
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
  • Title Note: The composition of "St. James' Infirmary" is credited to Don Redman on OK 8657 and 41180. On Parlophone R 643, and many other issues, it is credited to J. [Joe] Primrose, a pseudonym for Irving Mills. The work's roots are as a folk song.
Notes
It is not confirmed that both Redman and Strong play clarinet on this master.
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
12/12/1928 Chicago, Illinois A Master OKeh 8657 10-in.
12/12/1928 Chicago, Illinois A Master OKeh 41180 10-in.
12/12/1928 Chicago, Illinois A Master Parlophone (Australia) A 2963 10-in.
12/12/1928 Chicago, Illinois A Master Parlophone (U.K.) R 643 10-in.

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "OKeh matrix W402225. St. James' Infirmary / Louis Armstrong and his Savoy Ballroom Five," accessed April 25, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000211047/W402225-St._James_Infirmary.

OKeh matrix W402225. St. James' Infirmary / Louis Armstrong and his Savoy Ballroom Five. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 25, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000211047/W402225-St._James_Infirmary.

"OKeh matrix W402225. St. James' Infirmary / Louis Armstrong and his Savoy Ballroom Five." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 25 April 2019.

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