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Charters, Samuel Barclay
Jazz New Orleans : 1885-1963 : an index to the negro musicians of New Orleans
New York: Oak Publications, 1963, 173 p.


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  Albert, Tom (b. 1877)   trumpet
  Alcorn, Alvin Elmore (b. 1912)   trumpet
  Alexander, Adolph (b. 1874 d. 1936)   cornet, bar horn
  Alexander, Adolph Jr. "Tats" (b. 1898)   baritone horn, saxophone
  Alexis, Ricard (b. 1896 d. 1960)   cornet, trumpeter
  Allen, Henry (b. 1877 d. 1952)   cornet
  Allen, Henry James "Red" (b. 1908 d. 1967)   trumpet, vocals
  Angram, Steve (b. 1895 d. 1961)   cornet
  Armstrong, Louis (b. 1900)   cast, composer
  Atkins, Ed (b. 1887 d. 1926)   trombone
  Augustin, George (b. 1890)   bass, banjo
  Avery, Joe [Joseph "Kid"] (b. 1892 d. 1955)   trombone
  Baptiste, Tink (b. 1897 d. 1960)   piano
  Baquet, George F. (b. 1883 d. 1949)   clarinet
  Baquet, Theogene V. (b. 1860 d. 1920)   cornet
  Barbarin, Isador (b. 1872 d. 1960)   mellophone, alto-horn
  Barbarin, Paul [Adolf Paul] (b. 1901 d. 1969)   drummer, drums
  Barker, Danny [Daniel Moses] (b. 1909)   banjo, guitar
  Barnes, Emile [Mile] (b. 1892 d. 1970)   clarinet
  Barnes, Harrison (b. 1889 d. 1960)   trombone, bar horn
  Barnes, Polo [Paul D.] (b. 1901 d. 1981)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Beaullieu, Paul (b. 1888 d. 1967)   piano, cornet
  Bechet, Sidney (Joseph) (b. 1897 d. 1959)   clarinet, saxophone
  Benton, Tom (b. 1890 d. 1945)   singer, banjo
  Bigard, Alex [Alexander Louis Jr.] (b. 1899 d. 1978)   drummer
  Bigard, Emile (b. 1892 d. 1935)   violin
  Bocage, Peter (b. 1887 d. 1967)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Boiusseau, Edward (d. 1921)   baritone horn
  Bolden, Buddy [Charles King] (b. 1877 d. 1931)   cornet, bandleader
  Bontin, Willie (b. 1900)   banjo, guitar
  Brazlee, Harrison (b. 1888 d. 1954)   trombone
  Brown, Johnny (b. 1880 d. 1935)   cast, cornet
  Brown, Sidney "Jim Little" or "Little Jim" (b. 1894 d. 1968)   alto sax, bass (instrument)
  Burbank, Albert (b. 1902 d. 1976)   clarinet
  Carey, Jack (b. 1889 d. 1935)   trombone
  Carey, Thomas "Mutt" (b. 1892 d. 1948)   cornet
  Carriere, Sidney   saxophone
  Casimir, John (b. 1898 d. 1963)   clarinet, bandleader
  Celestin, Papa [Oscar Phillip] (b. 1884 d. 1954)   trumpeter, singer
  Chambers, Tig (b. 1880 d. 1950)   cornet
  Chandler, Dee Dee (b. 1866 d. 1925)   drummer
  Charles, Hyppolite (b. 1891)   cornet
  Clark, Joseph (b. 1858 d. 1894)   bar horn
  Clark, Joseph Jr. "Red" (b. 1894 d. 1960)   trombone, sousaphone
  Clayton, Jimmy "Kid" (b. 1902 d. 1963)   trumpet
  Clem, Edward (b. 1865 d. 1924)   cornet
  Colar, Kid Sheik [George] (b. 1908)   trumpeter, bandleader
  Collins, Lee (b. 1901 d. 1960)   trumpet
  Cornish, Willie (b. 1875 d. 1942)   valve trombone
  Cottrell, Louis (b. 1878 d. 1927)   drummer
  Cottrell, Louis (b. 1911 d. 1978)   clarinet, drums
  Coycault, Ernest "Nenny" (b. 1890)   cornet, trumpet
  Coycault, Phil "Cripple Pill" or "Pills" (b. 1895 d. 1928)   cornet
  Crosby, Octave (b. 1898 d. 1971)   piano
  Dave, Johnny (b. 1898 d. 1943)   banjo
  De Lisle, Baptiste (b. 1868 d. 1920)   trombone
  Decou, Walter (b. 1890 d. 1966)   piano
  Dejong, Harold "Duke"   saxophone
  Desvigne, Sidney (b. 1895 d. 1959)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Dodds, Baby (b. 1898 d. 1959)   drummer, drums
  Dodds, Johnny [John M.] (b. 1892 d. 1940)   clarinet, alto saxophone
  Duconge, Albert (b. 1895)   trumpet
  Duconge, Oscar (b. 1870 d. 1924)   cornet
  Duhe, Lawrence (b. 1887 d. 1960)   clarinet, bandleader
  Dumaine, Louis (b. 1890 d. 1949)   cornet, trumpet
  Dupas, Arnold (d. 1945)   drummer
  Durand, Maurice (b. 1893 d. 1961)   trumpet
  Dusen, Frank (b. 1881 d. 1936)   valve trombone
  Dutrey, Honore (b. 1894 d. 1935)   trombone
  Dutrey, Sam (b. 1887 d. 1941)   cornet
  Ernest, Dave   bass, drummer
  Ernest, Duck   bass, drummer
  Evans, Roy (b. 1890 d. 1943)   drummer
  Filhe, George (b. 1872 d. 1954)   trombone
  Foster, Abbie "Chinee" (b. 1900 d. 1962)   drummer
  Foster, Earl (b. 1902)   drummer
  Foster, Pops (b. 1892 d. 1969)   double bass
  Fouche, Earl (b. 1903)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Frank, Alcide (b. 1875 d. 1942)   violin
  Frazier, Cie [Josiah] (b. 1904 d. 1985)   drummer
  Gabriel, Joe (b. 1880)   violin, mandolin
  Galloway, Charlie "Sweet Lovin" (b. 1865 d. 1914)   guitar
  Garland, Montudie [Edward] (b. 1885 d. 1980)   string bass
  Gaspard, Tom "Oke" (b. 1872)   string bass
  Gaspard, Vic (b. 1875 d. 1957)   trombone, baritone
  Gilmore, Eddie (b. 1897)   string bass
  Glass, Henry "Booker T." (b. 1888 d. 1981)   bass drum
  Goldston, Christopher "Black Happy" (b. 1894 d. 1968)   drummer
  Gorman, Israel (b. 1895 d. 1965)   clarinet
  Goudie, Big Boy [Frank] (b. 1899 d. 1964)   tenor sax, clarinet
  Guesnon, George [Creole George] (b. 1907 d. 1968)   banjo, vocals
  Hall, Clarence (b. 1903 d. 1961)   clarinet, guitar
  Hall, Edmund (b. 1901 d. 1967)   alto saxophone, clarinet
  Handy, John (b. 1902)   alto saxophone, saxophone
  Henderson, George (b. 1900)   drummer
  Henry, Charles "Sonny" (b. 1885 d. 1960)   trombone
  Henry, Oscar "Chicken" (b. 1888 d. 1960s)   trombone
  Hooker, George (b. 1882)   cornet, baritone
  Howard, Joe (b. 1872 d. 1945)   sousaphone/tuba, cornet
  Howard, Kid (b. 1908 d. 1966)   trumpet, vocals
  Humphrey, Earl (b. 1902 d. 1971)   trombone, vocals
  Humphrey, Jim [Professor Jim] [James B.] (b. 1859 d. 1937)   trumpeter, teacher
  Humphrey, Percy (b. 1905)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Humphrey, Willie [William James] (b. 1900)   clarinet, alto saxophone
  Jackson, Albert "Loochie" (b. 1898 d. 1978)   trombone
  Jackson, Eddie (b. 1867 d. 1938)   string bass, tuba
  Jackson, Frank (b. 1866 d. 1912)   cornet, tuba
  James, Lewis (b. 1890 d. 1967)   clarinet, saxophone
  Jean, Ulysses (b. 1895)   trumpet
  Jeanjaque, Alcibiades (d. 1913)   cornet, french horn
  Jiles, Albert (b. 1905 d. 1964)   drummer
  Jiles, Clay (b. 1880 d. 1928)   bass drum
  Johnson, Arthur "Yank" (b. 1878 d. 1938)   trombone
  Johnson, Bill [William Manuel] (b. 1874 d. 1972)   banjo, bass
  Johnson, Buddy (b. 1875 d. 1927)   trombone
  Johnson, Bunk (b. 1879 d. 1949)   trumpet
  Johnson, Edward "Noon" (b. 1903 d. 1969)   guitar, bazooka
  Jones, Davey   mellophone, saxophone
  Jones, My Knee (b. 1889 d. 1945)   piano, composer
  Joseph, John [Papa John] (b. 1877 d. 1965)   string bass, clarinet
  Joseph, Willie "Kaiser" (b. 1892 d. 1951)   clarinet
  Kelly, Chris (b. 1890 d. 1929)   cornet
  Kelly, Guy [Edgar Guy] (b. 1906 d. 1940)   trumpeter, singer
  Keppard, Freddie (b. 1889 d. 1933)   cornet
  Keppard, Louis (b. 1888 d. 1986)   guitar, tuba
  Kimball, Andrew (b. 1880 d. 1929)   cornet
  Kimball, Henry (b. 1878 d. 1931)   bass
  Landry, Al (b. 1880 d. 1949)   trumpet
  Leary, Herbert (b. 1905)   trumpet
  Lewis, Frank (b. 1870 d. 1924)   cornet
  Lewis, George (Louis Francis) (b. 1900 d. 1968)   clarinet, piano
  Lewis, Robert "Son Few clothes" (b. 1900 d. 1965)   bass drum
  Lewis, Steve (b. 1896 d. 1941)   LA percussion, piano
  Lindsay, Joe "Little Joe" (b. 1899)   drummer
  Lindsay, Johnny (b. 1894 d. 1950)   bass (instrument), bass
  Locage, Peter   trumpet
  Love, Charlie (b. 1885 d. 1963)   cornet
  Lyons, Bob (b. 1868 d. 1949)   guitar, piano
  Madison, Kid Shots [Louis] (b. 1899 d. 1948)   trumpet
  Manetta, Manuel [Fess] (b. 1889 d. 1969)   piano, cornet
  Marrero, Billy (b. 1874)   bass
  Marrero, John (b. 1895 d. 1945)   banjo
  Marrero, Lawrence Henry (b. 1900 d. 1959)   banjo
  Marrero, Simon (b. 1898)   bass
  Mathews, Bill (b. 1899 d. 1964)   drummer, trombone
  McCullough, George (d. 1940)   trumpet
  McCurtis, Charlie (b. 1868 d. 1937)   clarinet, saxophone
  Metoyer, Arnold (b. 1876 d. 1935)   cornet
  Miller, Punch [Ernest] (b. 1894 d. 1971)   cornet, trumpeter
  Morand, Herb (b. 1905 d. 1952)   cornet, trumpeter
  Moret, George (b. 1860 d. 1924)   cornet
  Morgan, Al [Albert] (b. 1908 d. 1974 a. 1949-1951)   double bass
  Morgan, Andrew (b. 1901 d. 1972)   clarinet, saxophone
  Morgan, Isaiah (b. 1897 d. 1966)   trumpet
  Morgan, Sam (b. 1887 d. 1936)   trumpet
  Morris, Eddie (b. 1896 d. 1962)   trombone
  Morton, Jelly Roll (b. 1885 d. 1941)   composer, music based on
  Mosely, Edgar (b. 1895 d. 1962)   bass drum
  Mumford, Jeff "Brock" (b. 1870 d. 1914)   guitar
  Nelson, Big Eye Louis (b. 1885 d. 1949)   clarinet
  Nelson, Louis (b. 1902 d. 1990)   clarinet, trombone
  Newman, Dwight (b. 1902 d. 1942)   piano
  Nicholas, Albert (b. 1900 d. 1973)   clarinet, alto saxophone
  Nicholas, Wooden Joe [Joseph] (b. 1883 d. 1957)   cornet, clarinet
  Noone, Jimmie (b. 1895 d. 1944)   clarinet, bandleader
  Oliver, King [Joseph] (b. 1885 d. 1938)   composer, cornet
  Olivier, Adam (b. 1865)   cornet
  Ory, Kid [Edward] (b. 1886 d. 1973)   composer, trombone
  Page, Anthony (b. 1860 d. 1905)   valve trombone
  Pajeaud, Willie (b. 1895 d. 1960)   trumpet
  Palao, Jimmy [James A.] (b. 1885 d. 1925)   violin, saxophone
  Palmer, Roy (b. 1892 d. 1963)   trombone, vocals
  Paul, Emmanuel (b. 1904 d. 1988)   tenor saxophone
  Pavageau, Alcide "Slow Drag" (b. 1888 d. 1969)   bass (instrument), bass
  Perez, Manuel [Emmanuel] (b. 1871 d. 1946)   cornet, maquinista
  Perkins, Dave (b. 1868 d. 1926)   trombone
  Petit, Buddy (b. 1887 d. 1931)   trumpeter, bandleader
  Petit, Joseph (b. 1873 d. 1946)   trombone
  Pichon, Fats [Walter] (b. 1906 d. 1967)   piano, singer
  Picou, Alphonse (Floristan) (b. 1879 d. 1961)   clarinet
  Pierce, Billie (b. 1907 d. 1974)   choreographer, piano
  Pierce, Dee Dee [Joseph de la Croix] (b. 1904 d. 1973)   cornet, singer
  Piron, Armand John (b. 1888 d. 1943)   violin, composer
  Rapp, Butler "Guye" (b. 1898 d. 1931)   trombone, bajo
  Rena, Kid [Henry] (b. 1898 d. 1949)   trumpet
  Richardson, Eddie (b. 1903)   trumpet
  Ridgely, William "Bebe" (b. 1882 d. 1961)   trombone, drummer
  Riley, Amos (b. 1879 d. 1925)   trumpet
  Robertson, Zue [C. Alvin] (b. 1881 d. 1943)   trombone
  Robichaux, John (b. 1866 d. 1939)   bandleader, drummer
  Robinson, Isaiah "Big Ike" (b. 1892 d. 1962)   trombone
  Robinson, Jim (b. 1892 d. 1976)   trombone, vocals
  Roddy, Reuben (b. 1906 d. 1960)   alto sax, tenor sax
  Rogers, Ernest (b. 1891 d. 1956)   drummer
  Russell, Luis (Carl) (b. 1902 d. 1963)   piano
  Sales, Emmanuel   banjo, guitar
  Sales, George (b. 1880)   guitar
  Santiago, Willie (b. 1887 d. 1945)   banjo, guitar
  Scott, Bud [Arthur] (b. 1890 d. 1949)   banjo, guitar
  Singleton, Zutty [Arthur James] (b. 1898 d. 1975)   drummer, drums
  Smith, Johnny "Sugar Johnny" (b. 1880 d. 1918)   cornet
  Sommers, Eddie (b. 1905)   trombone
  St. Cyr, Johnny [John Alexander] (b. 1890 d. 1966)   banjo, guitar
  Stall, Lorenzo (b. 1885)   banjo, guitar
  Stevenson, Burke (b. 1899)   bass, trumpeter
  Talbert, Elmer "Coo Coo" (b. 1900 d. 1950)   trumpet
  Thomas, Evan (b. 1890 d. 1931)   trumpet
  Thomas, Kid (b. 1896 d. 1987)   trumpet
  Tio, Lorenzo (b. 1893 d. 1933)   clarinet, tenor saxophone
  Tio, Luis (b. 1866 d. 1920)   clarinet
  Tocca, Lawrence (b. 1900 d. 1972)   trumpet
  Touro, Pinchback (b. 1870 d. 1940s)   violin, banjo
  Trippania, Ernest "Ninesse" (b. 1885 d. 1968)   drummer
  Valentin, Bouboul (d. 1915)   valve trombone
  Valentin, Punkie (b. 1866 d. 1951)   cornet
  Verrett, Harrison (b. 1907 d. 1965)   banjo, guitar
  Vigne, Jean (b. 1865)   drummer
  Vigne, Sidney (b. 1903 d. 1925)   clarinet
  Vincent, Clarence "Little Dad" "Dad" (b. 1899 d. 1960)   banjo
  Warner, Albert (b. 1890 d. 1966)   trombone
  Warner, Willie (b. 1865 d. 1908)   clarinet
  Washington, Edward "Son White" (b. 1902 d. 1964)   drummer
  Whaley, Wade (b. 1895)   clarinet
  White, Amos M. (b. 1889)   cornet
  Williams, Alfred (b. 1900 d. 1963)   drummer
  Williams, Black Benny (b. 1890 d. 1924)   drummer
  Williams, Clarence (b. 1898 d. 1965)   baritone saxophone, cast
  Wilson, Udell (a. 1919-1924)   piano
  Woods, Eddie "Face-O" (d. 1940)   drummer
  Young, Sport   saxophone
  Zardis, Chester [Bear] [Little Chester] (b. 1900 d. 1990)   bass (instrument), drums

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