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 principally forgotten (Fud Livingston, Josie Miles),to the imprecise (Lottie Frost Hightower, Horace Spoons Williams), to the unknown (Vince Arnold, Johnny Wilson). equipped alphabetically, from Johnny Acey to Webster younger, the books entries comprise uncomplicated biographical details, South Carolina flats, profession information, compositions, recordings as leaders and as band individuals, movies, awards, websites, and lists of assets for added analyzing.

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22 (obituary); Edward Ball, The Sweet Hell Inside: A Family History (New York: William Morrow, 2001), 257–60, 348. Bennett, Daniel Tuba Ca. C. residence: Charleston (probably 1925–probably mid-1930s) A ward of Jenkins Orphanage, Bennett played in its bands ca. 1930. Bennett was the brother of trombonist Freddie Bennett. Bennett’s age was estimated as sixteen when the musician was enumerated for the census at the orphanage on 2 April 1930. Bruce Bastin indicates that Bennett had died by the time Bastin completed his manuscript.

1955; with the Harptones), Ruth McFadden (1956; with the Harptones) Award Vocal Group Hall of Fame (2002; as member of the Harptones) References SECONDARY : Phil Groia, “The Majors,” Bim Bam Boom: The Magazine Devoted to the History of Rhythm and Blues 1 (February–March 1972): 33 (comments by Beckum); James A. McGowan, Hear Today! Here to Stay! : Sixth House, 1983), 8–9, 63–65; “Bernard J. ) Item, 13 February 2001, sec. A, p. htm (undated; accessed 21 May 2014); Opal Louis Nations, “Harptones Group Biography,” ed.

He is buried in section V, plot 2190, Evergreen Cemetery, Chester. Bilbro’s name is usually rendered, incorrectly, D. H. “Bert” Bilbro. His 1917 draft registration card records the name Burt H. Bilbro. This document, which he signed with an X, identifies his birth date as 27 March 1889; his grave marker specifies it as 27 March 1888. The census charts his movement. ; on 9 January 1920 (estimated age thirty), in Columbus, Ga. (where he also resided when his 1917 draft registration card was completed); on 9 April 1930 (estimated age forty-two; identified as Bert H.

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