Brunswick matrix E37291. Shakin’ the African / Don Redman Orchestra

TitleSource
Shakin’ the African (Primary title)Laird
Authors and ComposersNotes
Ted Koehler (songwriter)
Harold Arlen (songwriter)
Composer information source: Laird.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Don Redman Orchestra (Musical group)
Don Redman (leader)
Don Redman (vocalist)
  • Description: Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo
  • Instrumentation: 3 saxophones, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, banjo, piano, bass, and drums
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Laird: "The recording sheet shows the title for master E37291 as 'Shakin' the Africann' [sic] and some issues are so labelled."
Orchestra: 12 men.
Session indicated as recorded in the PM.
Documentation of Brunswick Records derives primarily from Ross Laird's "Brunswick Records: A discography of recordings, 1916-1931" (Greenwood Press, 2001). See the ADP Brunswick Records Resources page for more information.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
10/15/1931 New York, New York. 799 Seventh Avenue, Room no. 3 A Master Brunswick 6211 10-in.
10/15/1931 New York, New York. 799 Seventh Avenue, Room no. 3 A Master Brunswick (U.K.) 1244 10-in.
10/15/1931 New York, New York. 799 Seventh Avenue, Room no. 3 B Unknown

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Brunswick matrix E37291. Shakin’ the African / Don Redman Orchestra," accessed November 26, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000234546/E37291-Shakin_the_African.

Brunswick matrix E37291. Shakin’ the African / Don Redman Orchestra. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 26, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000234546/E37291-Shakin_the_African.

"Brunswick matrix E37291. Shakin’ the African / Don Redman Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 26 November 2022.

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