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us: Page, Hot Lips, 1908-1954

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  • Variants

    • us: Page, Lips, 1908-1954
    • us: Page, Orin, 1908-1954
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1908-01-27
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1954-11-05
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Dallas (Tex.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Blue Devils (Musical group)
        • Organization: (naf) Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra
    • Gender

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Jazz singers
          (lcsh) Trumpet players
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Page, Oran, 1908-1954
      • Sources

        • found: Demeusy, B. Hot Lips Page, 1961.
        • found: The Black swing tradition [SR] p1980: label (Hot Lips Page) container (Lips Page)
        • found: New Grove dict. of jazz, 2nd ed. (Page, Hot Lips (Oran Thaddeus); b. Jan. 27, 1908, Dallas, d. Nov. 5, 1954, New York; trumpeter and singer)
        • found: Condon, E. The Town Hall concerts. Volume seven [SR] p1991: container (Orin "Hot Lips" Page) insert (Oran "Hot Lips" Page, vocal)
        • found: African American National Biography, accessed March 18, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Page, Hot Lips; Oran Thaddeus Page; trumpeter, jazz singer; born 27 January, 1908 in Dallas, Texas, United States; attended high school in Corsicana, Texas; played piano, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet; member of Blue Devils band (1928-1930); soloist for big band of Bennie Moten, Kansas City (1930-1933); formed quintet Kansas City (1934); was a freelancer at Reno Club, Kansas City (1936); participated in broadcasts on WXBY; formed big band, Harlem (1937); participated in Spirituals to Swing concert in Carnegie Hall; led band Kelly's Stable at Golden Gate Ballroom, New York; participated at Condon's weekly concerts, Town Hall, New York (1944) and in the first Festival International de Jazz, Paris (1949); was a freelance soloist (1950s) and toured Europe (1951, 1952); died 05 November, 1954 in New York, United States)
      • LC Classification

        • ML419.P355
      • Change Notes

        • 1983-04-18: new
        • 2015-12-06: revised
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