MUSICIANS A-Z

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Irving AaronsonTexas Alexander
Henry "Red" AllenLil Hardin-ArmstrongLouis ArmstrongSidney Arodin

Lovie AustinB


Buster Bailey

Paul Barbarin

Danny BarkerSidney Bechet
Barney Bigard
Bix Beiderbecke
Vic BertonJimmy BertrandEsther Bigeou
Jack Bland
Jimmy Blythe
Peter BocageLucille BoganBuddy BoldenConnie Boswell
Al Bowlly
Perry Bradford
Bessie Brown
Sam Browne
Tom Brown


George BruniesW.E. "Buddy" Burton
Henry Busse
C

Jack Carey
Mutt CareyBlanche Calloway
Cab Calloway
Elsie Carlisle


Hoagy CarmichaelSonny ClayPapa Celestin
Junie CobbLee Collins
Russ ColumboDoc CookeEddie CondonMartha CopelandIda CoxWilton Crawley

Charlie Creath
Bing Crosby
D

Cow Cow Davenport

Vaughn De Leath

Baby Dodds
Johnny DoddsNatty Dominique
Jimmy Dorsey
Tommy DorseyLawrence Duhé

Johnny Dunn
Frankie Dusen

Jimmy Durante

Honore DutreyE

Cliff Edwards


Duke Ellington

Seger Ellis
Ruth Etting

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J.C. Flippin
Pops FosterBud FreemanBob FullerG

Jean GoldketteNat Gonella
Benny GoodmanJane Green
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W.C. Handy

Annette Hanshaw

Emmett Hardy

Marion Harris
Coleman HawkinsLucille HegaminEdmonia Henderson


Fletcher Henderson
Katherine Henderson

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

I

J

Papa Charlie JacksonSkip James
Frankie "Half Pint" Jaxon
Bill Johnson

James P. Johnson
Lonnie Johnson
Margaret Johnson

Mary Johnson

Maggie Jones

Robert Johnson

Richard M. JonesK

Helen KaneDolly Kay

Freddie Keppard
Carl Kress
Gene Krupa
L

Tommy Ladnier
Papa Jack Laine

Eddie Lang

Nick LaRoccaGeorge 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 McPartlandFrank Melrose

Memphis MinnieMezz Mezzrow


Bubber Miley
Lizzie Miles
Josie Miles

Florence Mills
Irving Mills
George Mitchell

Miff Mole
Monette Moore

Lee Morse


King Oliver
Kid Ory
P

Bee Palmer

Anthony Parenti

Tiny ParhamCharlie 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 RedmanDjango Reinhardt
Kid Rena

Harry Reser
Harry Richman
John Robichaux

Willard Robison
Adrian Rollini Leon Roppolo Harry Roy Pee Wee Russell
Luis Russell
S

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

Trixie Smith
"Whispering Jack" Smith
Willie "The Lion" Smith

Erskine Tate
Eva Taylor
Jasper Taylor

Jack Teagarden
Thelma Terry

Frank Teschemacher
Hociel Thomas
Alphonso Trent

Frankie Trumbauer
Sophie Tucker

U

Ukulele Ike (*See Cliff Edwards)

V

Sippie Wallace
Fats Waller Ethel Waters

DePriest Wheeler


Bert WilliamsClarence Williams