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Jelly Roll Morton Piano Classics, 1923-24

Jelly Roll Morton Piano Classics, 1923-24

Jelly Roll Morton's unexpected use of rhythm and his skill at emulating a full jazz band sound on the piano resonate throughout this collection of classic recordings from the Gennett label. These 19 selections were recorded during one prolific year and are presented here in chronological order.

Track Listing

101
King Porter Stomp Jelly Roll Morton 2:43
102
New Orleans Joys Jelly Roll Morton 2:49
103
Grandpa's Spells Jelly Roll Morton 2:40
104
Kansas City Stomp Jelly Roll Morton 3:01
105
Wolverine Blues Jelly Roll Morton 3:34
106
The Pearls Jelly Roll Morton 3:18
107
Thirty-Fifth Street Blues Jelly Roll Morton 2:30
108
Mamanita Jelly Roll Morton 2:54
109
Frog-I-More Rag Jelly Roll Morton 2:56
110
London Blues Jelly Roll Morton 3:03
201
Tia Juana Jelly Roll Morton 2:52
202
Shreveport Stomp Jelly Roll Morton 2:55
203
Mamanita Jelly Roll Morton 2:57
204
Jelly Roll Blues Jelly Roll Morton 3:08
205
Big Foot Ham Jelly Roll Morton 2:57
206
Bucktown Blues Jelly Roll Morton 3:00
207
Tom Cat Blues Jelly Roll Morton 3:07
208
Stratford Hunch Jelly Roll Morton 2:56
209
Perfect Rag Jelly Roll Morton 2:51

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