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Brymn, J. Tim, 1881-1946


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  • Fuller Name

    • James Timothy
  • Variants

    • Brymn, James T. (James Timothy), 1881-1946
    • Brymn, Jas. T. (James Timothy), 1881-1946
    • Brymn, Tim, 1881-1946
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1881-10-05
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1946-10-03
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Shaw University
        • Organization: (naf) United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 350th
        • Organization: (naf) Tim Brymn's Black Devil Four
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: National Conservatory of Music (New York, N.Y.)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Kinston (N.C.)
    • Death Place

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

        (naf) United States
    • Gender

        male
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  • Sources

    • found: I need a little sugar in my bowl, 1932:caption (J. Tim Brymn)
    • found: ASCAP biogr. dict., 1966(Brymn, J. Tim; composer, conductor; b. 10/5/1881, Kinston, NC; d. 10/3/46, New York)
    • found: OCLC, Dec. 9, 1997(hdgs.: Brymn, J. Tim, 1881-1946; Brymn, James Timothy, 1881-1946; Brymn, Tim, 1881-1946; usages: J. Tim Brymn, James T. Brymn, Jas. T. Brymn, Tim Brymn)
    • found: The sound of Harlem [SR] 1964:container (Tim Brymn and his Black Devil Orchestra)
    • found: Black secular vocal groups, Volume I, The twenties (1923-1929) [SR] 1997:label (Tim Brymn's Black Devil Four)
    • found: Paragon Ragtime Orchestra. Black Manhattan, p2003:insert (J. Tim Brymn; born October 5, 1881, Kingston [that is, Kinston], NC, died October 3, 1946, New York City; songwriter, composer, and conductor)
    • found: African American National Biography, accessed July 06, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database:(Brymn, Tim; James Timothy Brymn; bandleader, songwriter; born 05 October 1881 in Kinston, North Carolina, United States; attended Shaw University and the National Conservatory of Music in New York; teamed up with the lyricist Cecil Mack (Richard McPherson), and they had their first song hit, "Josephine, My Jo"; music director for the successful London run of their musical In Dahomey; music director for the Smart Set traveling shows (1906); conductor of New York's Clef Club Orchestra (1914); career climax in World War I with the band of the 350th Field Artillery Regiment; Black Devils band toured the United States successfully following demobilization (1919); "Aunt Hagar's Children Blues" (1921) is probably his best-known song; leader of a group known as Tim Brymn's Black Devil Four (1923); became manager of the New York office of the publishing house run by Clarence Williams and Armand Piron; died 03 October 1946 in New York, New York, United States)
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    • 1995-03-31: new
    • 2016-06-27: revised
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