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Jimmie Lunceford 1902-1947 (m3u) : 

Jimmie Lunceford And His Chickasaw Syncopators In Dat Mornin'  (1930)
prob. Charlie Douglas, Henry Clay (tp) Henry Wells (tb) Jimmie Lunceford (as,arr,ldr) Willie Smith (as,cl) George Clarke (ts) Christopher Johnson (as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Alfred Kahn (bj) Moses Allen (tu,vcl) Jimmy Crawford (d)
62599-2, Victor, 38141
Sweet Rhythm  (1930)
prob. Charlie Douglas, Henry Clay (tp) Henry Wells (tb,vcl) Jimmie Lunceford (as,ldr) Willie Smith (as,cl) George Clarke (ts) Christopher Johnson (as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Alfred Kahn (bj) Moses Allen (tu,vcl) Jimmy Crawford (d)
62600-1, Victor, 38141
Jimmie Lunceford And His Orchestra Rose Room (In Sunny Roseland)  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson, Sy Oliver (tp) Henry Wells (tb) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib) Willie Smith (arr)
38533-A, Decca, 131
Nana  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Henry Wells (tb,vcl) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
38541-A, Decca, 130
Miss Otis Regrets  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,vcl) Henry Wells (tb) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
38542-A, Decca, 130
Unsophisticated Sue  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins (tp,vcl) Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,vcl,arr) Henry Wells (tb,vcl) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b,vcl) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib) Trio (vcl)
38543-A, Decca, 129
Dream Of You  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,vcl,arr) Henry Wells (tb) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
38915-A, Decca, 765
Shake Your Head (From Side To Side)  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Henry Wells (tb) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
38916-C, Brunswick, (E) 02815
Stomp It Off  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Henry Wells (tb) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
38917-A, Decca, 712
Because You're You  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Henry Wells (tb,vcl) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
38967-B, Decca, 415
Rhythm Is Our Business  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins (tp,vcl) Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,vcl) Henry Wells (tb) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as,vcl) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b,vcl) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib) WS/Trio (vcl)
39172-B, Decca, 369
White Heat  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson, Sy Oliver (tp) Henry Wells, Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (ts,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d) Will Hudson (arr)
81324-1, Victor, 24586
Jazznocracy  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson, Sy Oliver (tp) Henry Wells, Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (ts,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d) Will Hudson (arr)
81325-1, Victor, 24522
Leaving Me  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp) Henry Wells (tb,vcl) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (ts,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d)
81327-1, Victor, 24586
Swingin' Uptown  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Henry Wells, Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (ts,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d)
82218-2, Victor, 24669
Here Goes  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson, Sy Oliver (tp) Henry Wells (tb,vcl) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (ts,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d)
82220-1, Victor, 24601
Remember When  (1934)
Eddie Tompkins, Tommy Stevenson, Sy Oliver (tp) Henry Wells (tb,vcl) Russell Bowles (tb) Jimmie Lunceford, Willie Smith (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (ts,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d)
82221-2, Victor, 24669
Sleepy Time Gal  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster, Sy Oliver (tp) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
39551-A, Decca, 908B
Bird Of Paradise  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster, Sy Oliver (tp) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g,arr) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
39552-A, Decca, 639B
Rhapsody Junior  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster, Sy Oliver (tp) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g,arr) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p,arr) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
39553-A, Decca, 639
Runnin' Wild  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster, Sy Oliver (tp) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as,arr) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
39554-A, Decca, 503
Four Or Five Times  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,vcl,arr) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
39556-A, Decca, 3515
Babs  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib) Trio (vcl) : Sy Oliver, Willie Smith , Eddie Tompkins.
39996-A, Decca, 576
Swanee River  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
39997-A, Decca, 668
Oh Boy  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster, Sy Oliver (tp) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g,arr) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
39999-A, Decca, 628B
Avalon  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster (tp) Sy Oliver (tp) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g,arr) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
60014-A, Decca, 668
Charmaine  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as,vcl) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
60015-A, Decca, 628A
Hittin' The Bottle  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,vcl) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g,arr) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
60016-A, Decca, 765
My Blue Heaven  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster, Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) AlNorris (vln) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib) Trio (vcl) : Sy Oliver, Willie Smith , Eddie Tompkins.
60274-B, Decca, 712
The Melody Man  (1935)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster, Sy Oliver (tp,vcl,arr) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Jimmie Lunceford (cl,as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
60277-A;B, Decca, 805
Organ Grinder's Swing  (1936)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Jimmie Lunceford (as) Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Laforet Dent (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d,vib)
61246-A, Decca, 908
Coquette  (1937)
Eddie Tompkins, Paul Webster (tp) Sy Oliver (tp,arr) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles (tb) Eddie Durham (tb,g) Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Dan Grissom (cl,as,vcl) Eddie Brown (as,ts) Jimmie Lunceford (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d)
62259, Decca, 1340
Okay For Baby  (1940)
Gerald Wilson, Paul Webster, Snooky Young (tp) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles, Trummy Young (tb) Willie Smith, Dan Grissom (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Jimmie Lunceford (as) Ted Buckner (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g,vln) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d) Lonnie Wolfgang (arr)
29293-1, Columbia, 35967
Flamingo  (1941)
Gerald Wilson, Paul Webster, Snooky Young (tp) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles, Trummy Young (tb) Willie Smith (cl,as) Dan Grissom (cl,as,vcl) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Jimmie Lunceford (as) Ted Buckner (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g,vln) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d) Roger Segure (arr)
DLA 2449-A, Decca, 3931
Mood Indigo  (91934)

38532-B, Decca, 131A
Black And Tan Fantasy  (91934)

38534, Decca, 453A
Organ Grinder's Swing  (91936)

61246, Decca, 60872
For Dancers Only  (91937)

62263, Decca, 25334
Pigeon Walk  (91937)

DLA1010, Decca, 1659B
Annie Laurie  (91937)

DLA1013-A, Decca, 1569
Frisco Fog  (91937)

DLA1014, Decca, 1569
Margie  (91938)

63133, Decca, 1617
Tain't What You Do  (91939)

23905, CBS, VO4582
Le Jazz Hot  (91939)

23907, CBS, VO4595
Baby, Won't You Please Come Home  (91939)

24051-2, CBS, Co38340
The Lonesome Road  (91939)

24053, CBS, Co38340
Shoemakers Holiday  (91939)

24085, CBS, VO4712
Ain't She Sweet  (91939)

24352, CBS, CO38097
Red Wagon  (91940)

28006, Columbia, 35782
You Ain't Nowhere  (91940)

28007, Columbia, 35782
Please Say The Word  (91940)

28008-A, Columbia, 35625
Blue Afterglow  (91940)

29295, Columbia, 35919
Monotony In Four Flats  (91940)
Gerald Wilson, Paul Webster, Snooky Young (tp) Elmer Crumbley, Russell Bowles, Trummy Young (tb) Willie Smith (cl,as) Earl Carruthers (cl,as,bar) Dan Grissom (cl,as) Joe Thomas (cl,ts) Jimmie Lunceford, Ted Buckner (as) Edwin Wilcox (p) Al Norris (g) Moses Allen (b) Jimmy Crawford (d) Billy Moore (arr)
WC 3071-A, Columbia, 35567
Swingin' On C  (91940)

WC3069, Columbia, 35725
Blue Prelude  (91941)

68874, Decca, 3892B
I Had A Premonition  (91941)

68875, Decca, 3718B
Battle Axe  (91941)

68877, Decca, 3807B
Peace And Love For All  (91941)

69035, Decca, 3892A
Chocolate  (91941)

69036, Decca, 3807A
Gone  (91941)

69680, Decca, 4083A
Hi Spook  (91941)

69681, Decca, 4032A
Yard Dog Mazurka  (91941)

69682, Decca, 4032B
Impromptu  (91941)

69683, Decca, 4083B
Blues In The Night - Part 1  (91941)

70093-A, Decca, 4125A
Blues In The Night - Part 2  (91941)

70094-A, Decca, 4125B
I'm Walking Through Heaven With You  (91941)

DLA2447, Decca, 25016
You're Always In My Dreams  (91941)

DLA2448, Decca, 18534B
The Honeydripper  (91945)

L3908, Decca, 23451