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Barney Bigard Sextet
Barney Bigard Sextet

ddd discography

Title Recording Date Recording Location Company
Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man of Mine
(Jerome Kern)
1-5-1945 New York, New York Black & White
14 A
Blues For Art’s Sake
(Barney Bigard / Art Tatum)
1-5-1945 New York, New York Black & White
13 B
Please Don’t Talk About Me When I’m Gone
(Sidney Clare / Sam H. Stept / Bee Palmer)
1-5-1945 New York, New York Black & White
14 B
Sweet Marijuana Brown
(Leonard Feather)
1-5-1945 New York, New York Black & White
13 A

Barney Bigard Sextet

Artist Instrument
Barney Bigard Clarinet
Stan Levey Drums
Art Tatum Piano
Billy Taylor Bass
Joe Thomas Trumpet, Vocals
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