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us: Noone, Jimmie, 1895-1944

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    • us: Noone, James, 1895-1944
    • us: Noone, Jimmy, 1895-1944
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1895-04-23
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1944-04-19
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Cut-Off (La.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Los Angeles (Calif.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Original Creole Orchestra
        • Organization: (naf) Creole Jazz Band
        • Organization: (naf) Jimmie Noone's Apex Club Orchestra
        • Organization: (naf) Ory's Creole Jazz Band
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Young Olympia Band
        • Organization: Dreamland Orchestra
    • Gender

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Jazz
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Jazz musicians
            (lcsh) Clarinetists
              (lcsh) Band directors
          • Related Terms

            • us: Blue Melody Boys (Noone)
          • Sources

            • found: Kid Ory & Jimmie Noone. [Phonodisc] 1967?
            • found: Apex Club blues [SR] p1986: label (Jimmie Noone) container (b. 4-23-1895 in Cut-Off, La.; d. 4-19-1944)
            • found: Apex blues, 1928?: caption (James Noone)
            • found: An anthology of colored jazz, 1941: labels (Jimmy Noone and his orchestra)
            • found: Information from 678 field, converted 2014-04-16 (Jazz clarinetist)
            • found: African American National Biography, accessed March 22, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Noone, Jimmie; jazz musician, clarinetist, bandleader; born 23 April 1895 in Cut-Off, Louisiana, United States; professional career with Freddie Keppard's band (1913); formed Young Olympia Band; Original Creole Band, Chicago (1917); Creole Jazz Band (1919); Dreamland Orchestra (1920-1927); recording debut, song with Ollie Powers (1923); recorded session with Oliver's Creole Jazz Band, soloed with Cooke (1924, 1926, 1927); re-named Apex Club Orchestra (until 1928); own recording sessions (1928); one of the big three of New Orleans clarinetists of 1920s; recorded with Stovepipe Johnson, Lillie Delk Christian (1928), led similar versions of Apex Club Orchestra, first half of 1930s; revival of New Orleans jazz, greater interest in his playing (1943); in California worked with Kid Ory's group, appeared in Orson Welles radio series The Mercury Theatre on the Air; recorded with Capitol Jazzmen; died 19 April 1944 in Los Angeles, California)
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            • 1981-09-25: new
            • 2015-09-13: revised
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