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By Benjamin Franklin V

Энциклопедия джазовых и блюзовых музыкантов Южной Каролины от XIX века до современности, включая не только таких звёзд, как James Brown и Dizzy Gillespie, но и забытых музыкантов. In An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians, Benjamin Franklin V records the careers of South Carolina jazz and blues musicians from the 19th century to the current. The musicians diversity from the well known (James Brown, Dizzy Gillespie), to the outstanding (Freddie eco-friendly, Josh White), to the mostly forgotten (Fud Livingston, Josie Miles),to the vague (Lottie Frost Hightower, Horace Spoons Williams), to the unknown (Vince Arnold, Johnny Wilson). geared up alphabetically, from Johnny Acey to Webster younger, the books entries comprise simple biographical details, South Carolina apartments, occupation information, compositions, recordings as leaders and as band participants, movies, awards, websites, and lists of assets for extra analyzing.

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C. in 1936 he performed with various groups, including one led by Luis Russell, though he apparently never recorded. Ultimately he returned to the South. Bennett was the brother of tubaist Daniel Bennett. Though John Chilton notes that Bennett was born in 1916, his age was estimated as sixteen when he was enumerated for the census at the orphanage on 2 April 1930. It has not been determined if the trumpeter Freddie Bennett who played with the | 23 band of Buster Jackson in 1939 was the Bennett from the orphanage.

He was the initial musician Bob Greene selected for a band that, in the 1970s and 1980s, recreated the music of Jelly Roll Morton, with whom Benford had recorded. With this group he again traveled to Europe. Peter Watrous believes that along with Sidney Catlett, Benford “shaped early jazz drumming,” and Whitney Balliett credits Benford with being one of the earliest modern drummers. The Social Security Death Index records Benford’s birth date as 19 April 1905. Va. C. Leaders Recorded With Charlie Skeete (1926), Jelly Roll Morton (1928, 1930), Bubber Miley (1930), Coleman Hawkins (1937), Eddie Brunner (1938), Bill Coleman (1938), Alix Combelle (1938), Greta Keller (1938), Willie Lewis (1938, 1941), Orchestre Musette Victor (1938), Eddie South (1938), Louis Bacon (1939), Freddy Johnson (1939), Joe Turner (1939), Gus Viseur (1939), Pigmeat Markham (1945), Snub Mosley (1946), Pops Foster (undetermined date in the 1940s), Sidney Bechet (1949), Bob Wilbur (1949, 1977–1978), Jimmy Archey (1951–1952), Marty Grosz (1951), Rex Stewart (1953), Dick Wellstood (1954, 1978), Linda Hopkins (1960), Franz Jackson (1968), Pat Flowers (1972), Clyde Bernhardt (1973, 1975, 1977), Harlem Blues and Jazz Band (1973, 1975, 1979–1982), Preston Jackson (1973), Bob Greene (ca.

He served in the navy 1943–1946 and recorded at least once. Both of his compositions were copyrighted in 1950. Askew’s age was estimated as five when he was enumerated for the census in Reaves Township, Marion County, on 26 April 1930. At estimated age eighteen he was enumerated for the 1940 census at the orphanage on 21 May; this document notes that in 1935 he lived in Charleston. C. and spell his given name Flemming; all other sources consulted spell it Fleming. C. residences: Summerville (1982– 1993, 2001–2002), North Myrtle Beach (1993–1996), Columbia (1996–2001), Charleston (2002–) and Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850–2010, specify his birth date as 1 May 1923 and record his death date.

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