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Billie Holiday May 11, 1938

Content State: draft
genre: Swing, Vocal jazz
Recording Date: 
1938-05-11
Label Name: 
Vocalion
Leader(s): 
Billie Holiday
Skill/instrument: 
trumpet
Skill/instrument: 
clarinet
Skill/instrument: 
tenor saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
vocal
Personnel: 
Buddy Anderson
Personnel: 
Buster Bailey
Personnel: 
Babe Russin
Personnel: 
Claude Thornhill
Personnel: 
John Kirby
Personnel: 
Cozy Cole
Personnel: 
Billie Holiday
Ensemble Size: 
sextet
Venue Type: 
studio
Venue Location: 
New York, New York
Session Details: 

Varela & Rust both list Buddy (Bernard) Anderson as trumpet, while most other sources found online list Charlie Shavers. We lean towards trusting Varela & Rust, but that is not definitive. 

Sources: 
Alberto Varela's Billie Holiday Discography; Brian Rust "Jazz Records 1897-1942"; Tom Lord (lordisco.com); jazzdisco.org