1901 – Born on the 4th of August in New Orleans, Louisiana U.S.A. 1918 – On the 19th of March, married Daisy Parker. 1923 – He made his first recordings, while playing second cornet in Oliver’s band. 1925 – He began recording under his own name with his famous music "Hot Five","Potato Head Blues" and ..
1899 – born May 5, New Orleans Louisiana- was a New Orleans jazz drummer, usually regarded (along with Baby Dodds) as one of the very best of the pre-Big Band era jazz drummers. Paul Barbarin’s year of birth is often given as 1901, but his brother Louis Barbarin said he was quite sure that Paul was ..
US jazz drummer and musician Along with Baby Dodds, Zutty Singleton was one of the two major drummers to emerge from the formative period of jazz in New Orleans. He accompanied such noted New Orleans jazz musicians as Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton, and Sidney Bechet. But he also played behind Charlie Parker and ..
1915 – Born on the 22nd of September in Austin, Texas. 1935 – Graduated from the University of Texas majoring in Greek. 1938 – Obtained a Masters Degree in English from the University of Texas. – Enrolled at the Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences where he did graduate work in Old ..