Jazz At Preservation Hall / Pure Blues

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item number:  COL 6272
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2 Original LPs on 1 CD

CD Details

  • The album "Jazz At Preservation Hall" was originally released in 1932 as Atlantic 1411. On "Pure Blues", tracks 13-24 were previously released on Atlantic 10" LPs 130 & 134 and in 1958 as Atlantic 1283.
  • Released: March 14, 2006
  • Originally Released: 1999
  • Label: Collectables Records
  • Original Album #1: Atlantic 1411 (1963)
  • Original Album #2: Atlantic 1283 (1958)

Description by OLDIES.com:

Clarinetist George Lewis was one of the most popular figures of the New Orleans revival movement of the 1950s. On this recording, you'll hear him as he loved playing best. Paired with Lewis is a recording by Jimmy Yancy, one of the pioneers of boogie woogie piano.


  • 1.Salutation March
  • 2.Salty Dog
  • 3.Winin' Boy Blues
  • 4.Pork Chops
  • 5.Down By The Riverside
  • 6.Linger Awhile
  • 7.In The Sweet By & By
  • 8.Burgundy Street Blues
  • 9.Indian Sagua
  • 10.Careless Love
  • 11.Listen To The Mockingbird
  • 12.St. Louis Blues
  • 13.Mournful Blues
  • 14.Yancey Special
  • 15.How Long Blues
  • 16.Yancey's Bugle Call
  • 17.35Th & Dearborn
  • 18.Shave 'Em Dry
  • 19.Salute To Pinetop
  • 20.Make Me A Pallet On The Floor
  • 21.Four O'Clock Blues
  • 22.Monkey Woman Blues
  • 23.Sante Fe Blues
  • 24.How Long Blues

Product Description:

2 LP's on 1 CD: George Lewis: JAZZ AT PRESERVATION HALL (1963)/Jimmy Yancey: PURE BLUES (1958).
Includes liner notes by Rev. A. L. Kershaw, Ralph J. Gleason, George Hoefer and Art Hodes.
The George Lewis Band Of New Orleans: George Lewis (clarinet); Avery "Kid" Howard (trumpet); Jim Robinson (trombone); Snookum Russell (piano); Emanuel Sayles (banjo); Alcide "Slow Drag" Pavageau, "Papa John" Joseph (bass); Joe Watkins (drums).
Originally released on Atlantic (1411).
Personnel: Jimmy Yancey (piano); Mama Yancey (vocals); Israel Crosby (bass).
Originally released on Atlantic (1283).
Personnel: George Lewis (clarinet); Jimmy Yancey (piano); Mama Yancey (vocals); Emanuel Sayles (banjo); Avery Howard (trumpet); Jim Robinson (trombone); Snookum Russell (piano); Joe Watkins (drums).
Liner Note Author: Art Hodes.
In 1999, Collectables released Jazz at Preservation Hall: George Lewis Band of New Orleans/Pure Blues, which contained two complete albums -- Jazz at Preservation Hall: George Lewis Band of New Orleans by George Lewis (1963, originally released on Atlantic) and Pure Blues by Jimmy Yancey (1951, originally released on Atlantic) -- on one compact disc. ~ Jason Birchmeier
Collectables Records

Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 37,364
  • UPC: 090431627228
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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