James P. Johnson (composer)

Note on name: Often listed as Jimmy Johnson.

Also known as: Johnson, Jimmy

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CompanyMatrix No.SizeFirst Recording DateTitlePrimary PerformerDescription 
Victor B-27236 10-in. 12/15/1922 Ivy (Cling to me) Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Victor B-28196 10-in. 7/17/1923 You can't do what my last man did James P. Johnson Piano solo  
Victor B-28729 10-in. 10/10/1923 Charleston Arthur Gibbs and his Gang ; Arthur Gibbs Jazz/dance band  
Victor B-28730 10-in. 10/10/1923 Old-fashioned love Arthur Gibbs and his Gang ; Arthur Gibbs Jazz/dance band  
Victor B-29189 10-in. 1/8/1924 Old fashioned love Eubie Blake ; Noble Sissle Male vocal solo, with piano  
Victor BVE-32576 10-in. 5/7/1925 Charleston Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Victor BVE-35992 10-in. 9/13/1926 Alabama stomp Gus C. Edwards Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Victor BVE-37259 10-in. 12/17/1926 I need lovin' Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Victor BVE-42567 10-in. 3/27/1928 'Sippi Louisiana Sugar Babes Jazz/dance band  
Victor BVE-43359 10-in. 3/14/1928 Give me the sunshine Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Victor BVE-57434 10-in. 11/20/1929 Your love is all that I crave Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Victor BVE-57701 10-in. 11/18/1929 You don't understand Jimmie Johnson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio  
Victor BVE-57702 10-in. 11/18/1929 You've got to be modernistic Jimmie Johnson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio  
Victor BVE-57783 10-in. 12/16/1929 You don't understand Eva Taylor Female vocal solo, with piano and cornet  
Victor BVE-58545 10-in. 1/31/1930 If I could be with you one hour to-night McKinney's Cotton Pickers ; George Thomas Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Victor BVE-62920 10-in. 10/29/1930 If I could be with you one hour to-night Hurley Kaylor Piano solo  
Victor BVE-63622 10-in. 9/4/1930 If I could be with you (one hour tonight) Gene Austin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble  
Victor BRC-69023 10-in. 5/8/1931 A porter's love song to a chambermaid Washboard Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Victor BRC-69025 10-in. 5/8/1931 Misery Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo  
Victor BS-82526 10-in. 5/16/1934 A porter's love song to a chambermaid Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Victor BS-99161 10-in. 2/16/1936 Stop that dog (He's goin' mad) Hotel Charlotte Orchestra ; Bob Pope ; Dixie Lee Sothern Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo  
Victor BS-03840 10-in. 12/24/1936 Havin' a ball Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Victor BS-035709 10-in. 4/6/1939 I've got an old fashioned love in my heart Benny Goodman Quartet Jazz/dance quartet, with female vocal solo  
Victor BS-063889 10-in. 5/13/1941 Carolina shout Fats Waller Piano solo  
Columbia 80672 10-in. 11/14/1922 Ivy Yerkes' S. S. Flotilla Orchestra [i.e., Yerkes Jazarimba Orchestra] Jazz/dance band  
Columbia 80879 10-in. 2/28/1923 Caprice James P. Johnson Piano solo  
Columbia 80880 10-in. 2/28/1923 Glory shout James P. Johnson Piano solo  
Columbia 81099 10-in. 6/28/1923 Weeping blues James P. Johnson Piano solo  
Columbia 81100 10-in. 6/28/1923 Worried and lonesome blues James P. Johnson Piano solo  
Columbia 81198 10-in. 9/6/1923 Don't never tell nobody Fletcher Henderson ; Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano  
Columbia 81341 10-in. 11/9/1923 You can't do what my last man did Bessie Brown ; George W. Williams Female-male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with piano  
Columbia 81361 10-in. 11/17/1923 Old fashioned love Georgians Jazz/dance band  
Columbia W142721 10-in. 10/3/1926 Alabama stomp Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Columbia W142847 10-in. 10/20/1926 Alabama stomp Dixie Stompers Jazz/dance band  
Columbia W143126 10-in. 11/19/1926 I need lovin' Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Columbia W143150 10-in. 11/26/1926 I need lovin' Arthur Fields ; Manhattan Dance Makers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Columbia W143532 10-in. 2/25/1927 Snowy morning blues James P. Johnson Piano solo  
Columbia W143543 10-in. 2/26/1927 Alabama stomp Charles Kaley Male vocal solo, with cornet and piano  
Columbia W143735 10-in. 4/1/1927 Sweet mistreater Bessie Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano  
Columbia W143736 10-in. 4/1/1927 Lock and key James P. Johnson ; Bessie Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano  
Columbia W144214 10-in. 5/24/1927 Oh Malinda Te Roy Williams Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Columbia W146540 10-in. 6/18/1928 Mournful tho'ts Jimmy Johnson Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Columbia W147152 10-in. 10/19/1928 Georgia's always on my mind Gulf Coast Seven Jazz/dance band  
Columbia W149137 10-in. 10/11/1929 Don't cry, baby James P. Johnson ; Bessie Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano  
Columbia W149666 10-in. 12/3/1929 You've got to be modernistic Clarence Williams’ Jazz Kings Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo  
Columbia W151459 10-in. 3/25/1931 A porter's love song (to a chambermaid) Jimmy Johnson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Columbia W151763 10-in. 9/2/1931 Old fashioned love Clyde McCoy Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Columbia W151807 10-in. 9/23/1931 I need lovin' The Rondoliers and Piano Pals Male vocal quartet, with 2 pianos  
OKeh S-70259 10-in. 10/18/1921 Keep off the grass James P. Johnson Piano solo  
OKeh S-70260 10-in. 10/18/1921 Carolina shout James P. Johnson Piano solo  
OKeh S-71152 10-in. Jan. 1923 Ivy (Cling to me) Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
OKeh S-71741 10-in. 8/8/1923 Scouting around James P. Johnson Piano solo  
OKeh S-71742 10-in. 8/8/1923 Toddlin' James P. Johnson Piano solo  
OKeh S-72028 10-in. Nov. 1923 Old fashioned love Lawrence Lomax ; Eva Taylor Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet  
OKeh S-72041 10-in. Nov. 1923 Old fashioned love Clarence Williams’ Blue Five Jazz/dance band  
OKeh S-72347 10-in. Feb. 1924 The weepin' blues Henry Whitter Harmonica solo  
OKeh 73736 10-in. 10/25/1925 Everybody's doin' the Charleston Okeh Syncopators Jazz/dance band  
OKeh W80413 10-in. 2/10/1927 If I could be with you Clarence Williams’ Blue Five ; Eva Taylor Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band  
OKeh W401565 10-in. 1/29/1929 Riffs James P. Johnson Piano solo  
OKeh W403533 10-in. 12/19/1929 You've got to be modernistic Great Day New Orleans Singers ; James P. Johnson ; Clarence Williams Mixed vocal chorus, with piano, clapping, and talk  
OKeh W403534 10-in. 12/19/1929 Shout on Great Day New Orleans Singers ; James P. Johnson ; Clarence Williams Male vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus, with piano  
OKeh W404453 10-in. 9/16/1930 If I could be with you (One hour tonight) Seger Ellis Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band  
Brunswick 10829 10-in. 6/13/1923 You can’t do what my last man did Minerva Green Female vocal solo, with piano  
Brunswick 9133-9135 10-in. approximately Nov. 1922 Ivy Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Brunswick 11930-11933 10-in. 11/21/1923 Old-fashioned love Benny Krueger’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Edison 9223 10-in. 10/25/1923 Open your heart Charlie Kerr Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Edison 10292 10-in. 4/2/1925 Charleston Golden Gate Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Edison 11245 10-in. 10/13/1926 Alabama stomp Red and Miff's Stompers Jazz/dance band  
Vocalion E4392-E4394 10-in. 1/12/1927 Alabama stomp Five Pennies ; Red Nichols Jazz/dance band  
Vocalion 789W-791W 10-in. 5/13/1925 Charleston Selvin’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band  
Vocalion 1130W-1132W 10-in. 8/12/1925 Charleston Tennessee Tooters Jazz/dance band  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "James P. Johnson (composer)," accessed October 14, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/talent/detail/60718/Johnson_James_P._composer.

James P. Johnson (composer). (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 14, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/talent/detail/60718/Johnson_James_P._composer.

"James P. Johnson (composer)." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 14 October 2019.

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