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Swiss Internet Radiohttp://www.swissradio.ch/streams/6054.m3u
UK 1940's Jazzhttp://radio3.citrus3.com:2199/tunein/1940sradiostation.asx
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Charlie Christian 1919-1942 (m3u) : 

Kansas City Six Pagin' The Devil  (1939)
Buck Clayton (tp) Lester Young (ts) Charlie Christian (el-g) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) Jo Jones (d)
, IAJRC, 44
Way Down Yonder In New Orleans  (1939)
Buck Clayton (tp) Lester Young (ts) Charlie Christian (el-g) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) Jo Jones (d)
, Masters of Jazz, (F)MJCD47 CD
Good Morning Blues  (1939)
Buck Clayton (tp) Lester Young (ts) Charlie Christian (el-g) Freddie Green (g) Walter Page (b) Jo Jones (d)
, Masters of Jazz, (F)MJCD47 CD
Jam Session Lady Be Good  (1939)
Harry "Sweets" Edison, Buck Clayton, Shad Collins, Ed Lewis (tp) Dicky Wells, Benny Morton, Dan Minor (tb) Earle Warren (as) Lester Young, Buddy Tate (ts) Jack Washington (bar) Count Basie, Joe Sullivan, Pete Johnson (p) Freddie Green, Charlie Christian (g) Walter Page, Artie Bernstein (b) Nick Fatool, Jo Jones (d)
, Masters of Jazz, (F)MJCD189
Eddy Howard Old Fashioned Love  (1940)
Eddy Howard (vcl) acc by Bill Coleman (tp) Benny Morton (tb) Edmond Hall (cl) Bud Freeman (ts) Teddy Wilson (p) Charlie Christian (el-g) Billy Taylor, Sr. (b) Yank Porter (d)
28794-1, Columbia, 35771
Star Dust  (1940)
Eddy Howard (vo) acc. by Bill Coleman (tp), Benny Morton (tb), Edmond Hall (cl), Bud Freeman (ts), Teddy Wilson (p, dir), Charlie Christian (el-g), Billy Taylor Sr. (sb), Yank Porter (dm)
28795-1, Columbia, 35771
Exactly Like You  (1940)
Eddy Howard (vo) acc. by Bill Coleman (tp), Benny Morton (tb), Edmond Hall (cl), Bud Freeman (ts), Teddy Wilson (p, dir), Charlie Christian (el-g), Billy Taylor Sr. (sb), Yank Porter (dm)
28796-1, Columbia, 35915
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams  (1940)
Eddy Howard (vo) acc. by Bill Coleman (tp), Benny Morton (tb), Edmond Hall (cl), Bud Freeman (ts), Teddy Wilson (p, dir), Charlie Christian (el-g), Billy Taylor Sr. (sb), Yank Porter (dm)
28797-1, Columbia, 35915
Benny Goodman And His Sextet Breakfast Fued (fifth take)  (1940)
Cootie Williams (tp) Benny Goodman (cl) Georgie Auld (ts) Kenny Kersey (p) Charlie Christian (g) Artie Bernstein (b) Harry Jaeger (d)
C029259-1, Columbia, G30779
Gilly (Gone With What Draft)  (1940)
Cootie Williams (tp) Benny Goodman (cl) Georgie Auld (ts) Kenny Kersey (p) Charlie Christian (g) Artie Bernstein (b) Harry Jaeger (d)
C029261-1, Columbia, CL500
Metronome All Stars King Porter Stomp  (1940)
Charlie Spivak, Harry James, Ziggy Elman (tp) Jack Teagarden, Jack Jenney (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Toots Mondello, Benny Carter (as) Eddie Miller, Charlie Barnet (ts) Jess Stacy (p) Charlie Christian (g) Bob Haggart (b) Gene Krupa (d) Fletcher Henderson (arr)
WCO26489-A, Columbia, 35389
All Star Strut  (1940)
Harry James (tp) Jack Teagarden (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Benny Carter (as) Eddie Miller (ts) Jess Stacy (p) Charlie Christian (g) Bob Haggart (b) Gene Krupa (d)
WCO26490-A, Columbia, 35389
Charlie Christian Up On Teddy's Hill (Honeysuckle Rose) Duplicate  (1941)
Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' Harlem. N.Y.
, Masters of Jazz, MJCD45
Honeysuckle Rose (Up On Teddy's Hill)  (1941)
Joe Guy, Dizzy Gillespie (tp), Don Byas (ts), Charlie Christian (el-g), (p), (sb) and (dm) unknown
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' Harlem. N.Y.
, Masters of Jazz, MJCD45
Stompin' At The Savoy (Lips Flips) (On With Charlie Christian)  (1941)
Hot Lips Page, Victor Coulson, Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas, Kermitt Scott (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Monroe's Uptown House'', N.Y.
, Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Topsy (Swing To Bop) (Charlie's Choice) 3 Spliced Takes  (1941)
Joe Guy (tp), Kenny Kersey (p), Charlie Christian (elG9, Nick Fenton (sb), Kenny Clarke (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'', N.Y.
, Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
I Got Rhythm (Rhythm-A-Ning) (Paging Dr. Christian) (Down On Teddy's Hill)  (1941)
Joe Guy, Dizzy Gillespie (tp), Don Byas (ts), unknown (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), unknown (sb) and (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' N.Y.
, Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
I Got Rhythm (Guy's Got To Go)  (1941)
Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Monroe's Uptown House'', N.Y
, Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Benny Goodman Septet Flying Home  (1941)
Feat. Cootie Williams (tp), Georgie Auld (ts), Benny Goodman (cl), Teddy Wilson (p), Charlie Christian (elg), Artie Bernstein (sb), Jo Jones (d)
, Definitive Records, 11177-4
Metronome All Stars Bugle Call Rag  (1941)
Harry James, Ziggy Elman, Cootie Williams (tp) Tommy Dorsey, J.C. Higginbotham (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Toots Mondello, Benny Carter (as) Coleman Hawkins, Tex Beneke (ts) Count Basie (p) Charlie Christian (g) Artie Bernstein (b) Buddy Rich (d)
0A60331-1, Victor, 27314
One O'clock Jump (All Star Jump)  (1941)
Harry James, Ziggy Elman, Cootie Williams (tp) Tommy Dorsey, J.C. Higginbotham (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Toots Mondello, Benny Carter (as) Coleman Hawkins, Tex Beneke (ts) Count Basie (p) Charlie Christian (g) Artie Bernstein (b) Buddy Rich (d)
0A60332-1, Victor, 27314
Benny Goodman And His Orchestra When The Sun Comes Out  (1941)
Billy Butterfield, Cootie Williams, Chris Griffin (tp) Lou McGarity, Cutty Cutshall (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Les Robinson, Gene Kinsey (as) Georgie Auld, Pete Mondello (ts) Skippy Martin (bar) Johnny Guarnieri (p) Charlie Christian (g) Walter Yost (b) J.C. Heard (d) Helen Forrest (vcl)
30598-1, Columbia, 36209
Edmond Hall Celeste Quartet Jammin' In Four  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3459A, Blue Note, 18
Edmond Hall Blues  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3460, Blue Note, 18
Profoundly Blue  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl) Meade Lux Lewis (celeste) Charlie Christian (g) Israel Crosby (b)
R3461, Blue Note, BN17
Profoundly Blue No. 2  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3461-2, Blue Note, BLP5206
Celestial Express  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl) Meade Lux Lewis (celeste) Charlie Christian (g) Israel Crosby (b)
R3462-A2, Blue Note, BN17
Charlie Christian Topsy (Charlie's Choice) (Swing To Bop) 3 Tunes Spliced  (1941)
Joe Guy (tp), Kenny Kersey (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Nick Fenton (sb), Kenny Clarke (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' Harlem. N.Y.
WS5000-5002, Vox, 16065-16067
Stompin' At The Savoy (3 Takes Spliced)  (1941)
Joe Guy and another (tp), unknown (ts), Kenny Kersey (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Nick Fenton (sb), Kenny Clarke (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'', N.Y.
WS5003-5005, Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Benny Goodman And His Sextet I Can't Give You Anything But Love  (91940)
Cootie Williams (tp) Benny Goodman (cl) Georgie Auld (ts) Kenny Kersey (p) Charlie Christian (g) Artie Bernstein (b) Harry Jaeger (d)
C029260, CBS, CO36755
Charlie Christian Stompin' At The Savoy (Lips Flips) (On With Charlie Christian) Duplicate  (91941)
Hot Lips Page, Victor Coulson, Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas, Kermitt Scott (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' Harlem. N.Y.
, Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Guy's Got To Go (I Got Rhythm) Duplicate  (91941)
Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Monroe's Uptown House'', N.Y
, Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Metronome All-Star Band One O'clock Jump  (91941)
Harry James, Ziggy Elman, Cootie Williams (tp), Tommy Dorsey, J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Benny Goodman (cl), Toots Mondello, Benny Carter (as), Coleman Hawkins, Tex Beneke (ts), Count Basie (p), Charlie Christian (elg), Artie Bernstein (sb), Buddy Rich (dm)
060332-1, Victor, 27314
Edmond Hall Celeste Quartet Profoundly Blue  (91941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3461, Blue Note, 17
Celestial Express  (91941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3462A-2, Blue Note, 17