Dixieland Jazz Song Pioneers

chinatown'Band-in-a-Box' Song Lead Sheets ...

Recent additions to the collection include -

notes stave the Original Dixieland Jass Band produced the first Jazz recordings in 1917 and left a legacy of Dixieland Standards

notes stave all of King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band recordings

notes stave a good selection of Bessie Smith's blues

notes stave Lil Hardin was an important writer of early Dixieland Standards, have a look

notes stave all of Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers classics

notes stave Johnny Dodds' recordings

notes stave lots of Sidney Bechet

notes stave early Ellington and more

notes stave and some Johnny Hodges

notes stave the prolific Clarence & Spencer Williams

notes stave acknowledging the importance of Bunk Johnson to the revival of New Orleans jazz in the 1940s with his recordings

notes stave 'Irving Berlin has no place in American music, Irving Berlin is American music' ... 

notes stave and to remind me of my own introduction to New Orleans music in the 1950s most of the Humphrey Lyttelton Parlophones

'Humph' RIP April 25th 2008 - thanks for everything - Bad Penny Blues