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Johnny Dunn and his Original Jazz Band

Title Recording Date Recording Location Company
Dixie Blues
(Perry Bradford / McCoy / Hendrix)
3-13-1923 New York, New York Columbia A3878
Sugar Blues
(Lucy Fletcher / Clarence Williams)
4-11-1923 New York, New York Columbia A3878
Sweet Lovin’ Mama Blues
(Please Come Back To Me)

(Billy Wagner / Rolle Lockard)
4-19-1923 New York, New York Columbia A3893
Vamping Sal
(The Sheba Of Georgia)

(Lew Pollack)
4-19-1923 New York, New York Columbia A3893

Johnny Dunn and his Original Jazz Band

Artist Instrument
Perry Bradford Vocals
Herschel Brassfield Clarinet, Alto and Soprano Saxophone, Arranger
Johnny Dunn Cornet
Earl Granstaff Trombone
Harry Hull Tuba
George Mitchell Banjo, Tuba
Rollen Smith Tenor Saxophone
George Rickson Piano
Sam Speed Banjo
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