MUSICIANS A-Z

A

Irving Aaronson
Texas Alexander
Henry "Red" Allen
Lil Hardin-Armstrong
Louis Armstrong
Sidney Arodin
Lovie Austin
B


Buster Bailey
Josephine Baker
Smith Ballew
Paul Barbarin
Roy Bargy
Danny Barker
Sidney Bechet
Barney Bigard
Bix Beiderbecke
Vic Berton
Jimmy Bertrand
Esther Bigeou

Jack Bland
Jimmy Blythe
Peter Bocage
Lucille Bogan
Buddy Bolden
Connie Boswell
Al Bowlly
Perry Bradford
Bessie Brown
Sam Browne
Tom Brown


George Brunies
W.E. "Buddy" Burton
Henry Busse
C

Jack Carey
Mutt Carey
Blanche Calloway
Cab Calloway
Elsie Carlisle
Hoagy Carmichael
Sonny Clay
Papa Celestin
Junie Cobb
Lee Collins
Russ Columbo
Doc Cooke
Eddie Condon
Martha Copeland
Ida Cox
Wilton Crawley
Charlie Creath
Bing Crosby
D

Cow Cow Davenport

Vaughn De Leath

Baby Dodds

Johnny Dodds
Natty Dominique

Jimmy Dorsey

Tommy Dorsey
Lawrence Duhé

Johnny Dunn

Frankie Dusen

Jimmy Durante

Honore Dutrey
E

Cliff Edwards





Duke Ellington




Seger Ellis
Ruth Etting
F


J.C. Flippin






Pops Foster
Bud Freeman
Bob Fuller
G

Jean Goldkette
Nat Gonella
Benny Goodman
Jane Green
H

W.C. Handy
Annette Hanshaw
Emmett Hardy
Marion Harris
Coleman Hawkins
Lucille Hegamin
Edmonia Henderson


Fletcher Henderson
Katherine Henderson


Rosa Henderson
Edna Hicks
Alex Hill
Chippie Hill
Earl Hines
Billie Holiday
Libby Holman
Alberta Hunter

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J

Papa Charlie Jackson
Skip James

Frankie "Half Pint" Jaxon
Bill Johnson

James P. Johnson

Lonnie Johnson
Margaret Johnson

Mary Johnson

Maggie Jones
Robert Johnson

Richard M. Jones


K

Helen Kane
Dolly Kay



Freddie Keppard

Carl Kress
Gene Krupa

L

Tommy Ladnier


Papa Jack Laine
Eddie Lang
Nick LaRocca
George Lewis

Ted Lewis

Virginia Liston

Fud Livingston


Ray Lopez

Frank Lucas
*Frank Lucanese was Nick Lucas' older brother that played accordion in a vaudeville troupe called The Three Vagrants. When he joined The Three Vagrants, around 1915, he composed much of the material they would record for Victor, Edison and Columbia.


Nick Lucas
Abe Lyman

M
Wingy Manone

Fate Marable

Paul Mares

Daisy Martin



Sara Martin




Viola McCoy





Hattie McDaniel




Red McKenzie





Jimmy McPartland


Frank Melrose

Memphis Minnie
Mezz Mezzrow



Bubber Miley





Lizzie Miles





Josie Miles





Florence Mills





Irving Mills





George Mitchell





Miff Mole





Monette Moore





Lee Morse





Jelly Roll Morton





Thomas Morris


Bennie Moten





N

Phil Napoleon





Albert Nicholas





Red Nichols




Jimmie Noone




Yellow Nuñez





O
King Oliver




Kid Ory





P

Bee Palmer




Anthony Parenti



Tiny Parham


Charlie Patton

Manuel Perez


Buddie Petit

Edith Piaf




Alphonse Picou





Armand J. Piron





Ben Pollack




Jack Purvis



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R
Harry Raderman


Ma Rainey

Don Redman
Django Reinhardt





Kid Rena




Harry Reser





Harry Richman
John Robichaux





Willard Robison
Adrian Rollini





Leon Roppolo




Harry Roy


Pee Wee Russell





Luis Russell





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Arthur Schutt





Bud Scott





Cecil Scott






Blossom Seeley


Ben Selvin




Boyd Senter




Frank Signorelli



Omer Simeon



Zutty Singleton



Roy Smeck



Bessie Smith


Clara Smith


Jabbo Smith


Laura Smith


Mamie Smith


Pine Top Smith
Pinetop Smith: Information from Answers.com
Pinetop Smith - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pine Top Smith (1899-1929)
Clarence "Pine Top" Smith (1904 - 1929) - Find A Grave Memorial


Trixie Smith




"Whispering Jack" Smith



Elmer Snowden



Muggsy Spanier



Victoria Spivey


Johnny St. Cyr


Mary Stafford



Joe Sullivan



Wilbur Sweatman



T
Erskine Tate




Eva Taylor



Jasper Taylor


Jack Teagarden


Thelma Terry



Frank Teschemacher


Hociel Thomas


Alphonso Trent


Frankie Trumbauer



Sophie Tucker



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Ukulele Ike (*See Cliff Edwards)

V
Rudy Vallee


Joe Venuti



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Sippie Wallace


Fats Waller



Ethel Waters


DePriest Wheeler


Bert Williams

Clarence Williams


Fess Williams


Edith Wilson


Lena Wilson


Paul Whiteman

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Y
Jimmy Yancey

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