4794Re: [RedHotJazz] J.C. Johnson (was Tony Parenti: what to buy?)
- Oct 1, 2007on 1/10/07 17:33, Olivier Douville at douvilleolivier@... wrote:
>Hello; Everybody I 'll be glad to find detailled info 'bout the pianistBorn Chicago, 14 September 1896, died New York, 27 February 1981
>J;C. Johnson (not James P. but James C.)
Recorded accompaniments to numerous blues singers and a few very fine band
Many compositions including Empty Bed Blues and The Joint Is Jumpin'.
Last recorded 1930 with Bennett's Swamplanders.
Later wrote and organized musical revues including Jazz Train, which he
brought to Europe in 1955.
Howard Rye, 20 Coppermill Lane, London, England, E17 7HB
Tel/FAX: +44 20 8521 1098
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