Tommy Ladnier

Thomas James Ladnier.

Also known as Ladnier, T. Ladnier, Tom Ladnier
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Discography of Tommy Ladnier:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 The Panassié Sessions 16 Audio 1967 RCA Victor
2 Untitled 16 Audio 1983 Classic Jazz Masters
3 Mezz Mezzrow With Tommy Ladnier 9 Audio 1955 His Master's Voice
4 "The Panassié Sessions" (1938) 17 Audio 1975 RCA
5 New Orleans Horns 14 Audio 1970-08-01 Milestone Records
6 Everybody Loves My Baby / Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of This Jelly Roll 2 Audio 1946 Swing (3)
7 Cake Walking Babies / Play That Thing 2 Audio Storyville
8 Jackass Blues - Chicago Mess Around - Archive Of Jazz Volume 22 12 Audio Archive Of Jazz (2)


[b]Tommy Ladnier[/b] (May 28, 1900 – June 4, 1939) was an American jazz trumpeter.

In 1917 Ladnier moved north to Chicago from New Orleans, and found work in a touring band.

In 1921 he began to play with [a=King Oliver].

In 1926 he went to New York and became the hot trumpet soloist with the [a=Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra].

He traveled to Europe in 1928 and worked with [b]Benny Peyton[/b], and [a=Noble Sissle And His Sizzling Syncopators] in 1930.

In 1932 Ladnier recorded and played live with [a=Sidney Bechet] as [a=New Orleans Feetwarmers, The] but as work dried up during the Depression the duo opened the [b]Southern Tailor shop[/b] from 1933 to 1934 in New York, but it didn't work out.

Ladnier dropped out of sight for a few years, but was rediscovered in 1938, by French Jazz critic [a=Hugues Panassié].

Ladnier recorded the [r=3934097] with Bechet and [a=Mezz Mezzrow] but died suddenly in 1939 from a heart attack.

Born : May 28, 1900 in Florence, Louisiana.

Died : June 04, 1939 in Geneva, New York.


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