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Jelly Roll Morton

First Name: 
Jelly Roll
Last Name: 
Morton
Skills/Instrument: 
Gender: 
m
Date of Birth: 
October 20, 1890
Birthplace: 
New Orleans, LA
Ethnicity:
African/African Descent
Ethnicity (addt'l):
Creole
Region of Origin:
South USA

Activities

sessions

Jelly Roll Morton June 1923 - Session
06/01/1923 - 06/30/1923
Jelly Roll Morton July 17, 1923 - Session
07/17/1923
Jelly Roll Morton July 18, 1923 - Session
07/18/1923
Jelly Roll Morton October 1923 - Session
10/01/1923 - 10/31/1923
Jelly Roll Morton April 1924 - Session
04/01/1924 - 04/30/1924
Jelly Roll Morton April-May 1924 - Session
04/01/1924 - 05/31/1924
Jelly Roll Morton June 9, 1924 - Session
06/09/1924
Jelly Roll Morton September 1924 - Session
09/01/1924 - 09/30/1924
King Oliver December 1924 - Session
12/01/1924 - 12/31/1924
Jelly Roll Morton May 1925 - Session
05/01/1925 - 05/31/1925
Jelly Roll Morton April 20, 1926 - Session
04/26/1926
Jelly Roll Morton May 12, 1926 - Session
05/12/1926
Edmonia Henderson July 21, 1926 - Session
07/21/1926
Jelly Roll Morton June 4, 1927 - Session
06/04/1927
Jelly Roll Morton June 10, 1927 - Session
06/10/1927
Jelly Roll Morton January 21, 1928 - Session
01/21/1928
Johnny Dunn March 13, 1928 - Session
03/13/1928
Jelly Roll Morton June 11, 1928 - Session
06/11/1928
Jelly Roll Morton December 6, 1928 - Session
12/06/1928
Jelly Roll Morton July 8, 1929 - Session
07/08/1929
Jelly Roll Morton July 9, 1929 - Session
07/09/1929
Jelly Roll Morton July 10, 1929 - Session
07/10/1929
Jelly Roll Morton July 12, 1929 - Session
07/12/1929
Wilton Crawley December 2, 1929 - Session
12/02/1929
Lizzie Miles December 11, 1929 - Session
12/11/1929
Jelly Roll Morton March 5, 1930 - Session
03/05/1930
Jelly Roll Morton March 19, 1930 - Session
03/19/1930
Jelly Roll Morton March 20, 1930 - Session
03/20/1930
Jelly Roll Morton April 3, 1930 - Session
04/03/1930
Jelly Roll Morton June 2, 1930 - Session
06/02/1930
Wilton Crawley June 3, 1930 - Session
06/03/1930
Jelly Roll Morton July 14, 1930 - Session
07/14/1930
Jelly Roll Morton October 9, 1930 - Session
10/09/1930
Wingy Manone August 15, 1934 - Session
08/15/1934
Jelly Roll Morton April 1938 I - Session
04/01/1938 - 04/30/1938
Jelly Roll Morton April 1938 II - Session
04/01/1938 - 04/30/1938
Jelly Roll Morton August 1938 - Session
08/01/1938
Jelly Roll Morton December 1938 - Session
12/01/1938
Jelly Roll Morton October 31, 1939 - Session
10/31/1939
Jelly Roll Morton January 4, 1940 - Session
01/04/1940
Jelly Roll Morton January 23, 1940 - Session
01/23/1940
Jelly Roll Morton January 30, 1940 - Session
01/30/1940
Jelly Roll Morton July 14, 1940 - Session
07/14/1940

Issue Leader

Each Day/Strokin' Away - issue-leader
Fussy Mabel/Ponchatrain - issue-leader
Get the Bucket/Why? - issue-leader
Mint Julep/Low Gravy - issue-leader
Pep/Frances - issue-leader
Red Hot Pepper/Deep Creek - issue-leader
Seattle Hunch/Freakish - issue-leader
Shake It/If You Knew - issue-leader
Sweet Peter/Jersey Joe - issue-leader
Tia Juana/Mamanita - issue-leader
Try Me Out/Down My Way - issue-leader
Weary Blues/Tiger Rag - issue-leader
West End Blues/Climax Rag - issue-leader
Wolverine Blues/My Gal - issue-leader

Lyrics and/or Music

Big Foot Ham - Song
Big Lip Blues - Song
Boogaboo - Song
Buffalo Blues - Song
Crazy Chords - Song
Deep Creek - Song
Down My Way - Song
Each Day - Song
Finger Buster - Song
Frances - Song
Freakish - Song
Froggie Moore - Song
Fussy Mabel - Song
Gambling Jack - Song
Georgia Swing - Song
Ham and Eggs - Song
Harmony Blues - Song
Honey Babe - Song
Hyena Stomp - Song
If You Knew - Song
Jersey Joe - Song
Jungle Blues - Song
Load of Coal - Song
London Blues - Song
Low Gravy - Song
Mamanita - Song
Mamie's Blues - Song
Midnight Mama - Song
Mint Julep - Song
Mister Joe - Song
Oil Well - Song
Pep - Song
Perfect Rag - Song
Ponchatrain - Song
Pretty Lil - Song
Seattle Hunch - Song
Shake It - Song
Soap Suds - Song
Strokin' Away - Song
Sweet Peter - Song
The Crave - Song
The Pearls - Song
Tom Cat Blues - Song
Try Me Out - Song
Turtle Twist - Song
Why? - Song