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Charlie Christian 1919-1942 (m3u) : 

Kansas City Six Pagin' The Devil  (1939)
Buck Clayton (tp), Lester Young (ts), Charlie Christian (el-g), Freddie Green (g), Walter Page (sb), Jo Jones (dm)
Concert ''Carnegie Hall'', N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD47
Way Down Yonder In New Orleans  (1939)
Buck Clayton (tp), Lester Young (ts), Charlie Christian (el-g), Freddie Green (g), Walter Page (sb), Jo Jones (dm)
Concert ''Carnegie Hall'', N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD47
Good Morning Blues  (1939)
Buck Clayton (tp), Lester Young (ts), Charlie Christian (el-g), Freddie Green (g), Walter Page (sb), Jo Jones (dm)
Concert ''Carnegie Hall'', N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD47
Charlie Christian & Basie & Goodman Oh, Lady Be Good  (1939)
Harry ''Sweets'' Edison, Buck Clayton, Shad Collins, Ed Lewis (tp) Dicky Wells, Benny Morton, Dan Minor (tb) Earle Warren (as) Lester Young, Buddy Tate (ts) Jack Washington (bar) Count Basie, Joe Sullivan, Pete Johnson (p) Freddie Green, Charlie Christian (el-g) Walter Page, Artie Bernstein (sb) Nick Fatool, Jo Jones (dm)
Concert ''Carnegie Hall'', N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD189
Metronome All Stars King Porter Stomp  (1940)
Charlie Spivak, Harry James, Ziggy Elman (tp) Jack Teagarden, Jack Jenney (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Toots Mondello, Benny Carter (as) Eddie Miller, Charlie Barnet (ts) Jess Stacy (p) Charlie Christian (el-g) Bob Haggart (sb) Gene Krupa (dm) Fletcher Henderson (arr)
26489 Columbia, 35389
All Star Strut  (1940)
Harry James (tp) Jack Teagarden (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Benny Carter (as) Eddie Miller (ts) Jess Stacy (p) Charlie Christian (el-g) Bob Haggart (sb) Gene Krupa (dm)
26490 Columbia, 35389
Eddy Howard Old Fashioned Love  (1940)
Eddy Howard (vo) acc. by Bill Coleman (tp), Benny Morton (tb), Edmond Hall (cl), Bud Freeman (ts), Teddy Wilson (p, dir), Charlie Christian (el-g), Billy Taylor Sr. (sb), Yank Porter (dm)
28794-1 Columbia, 35771
Star Dust  (1940)
Eddy Howard (vo) acc. by Bill Coleman (tp), Benny Morton (tb), Edmond Hall (cl), Bud Freeman (ts), Teddy Wilson (p, dir), Charlie Christian (el-g), Billy Taylor Sr. (sb), Yank Porter (dm)
28795-1 Columbia, 35771
Exactly Like You  (1940)
Eddy Howard (vo) acc. by Bill Coleman (tp), Benny Morton (tb), Edmond Hall (cl), Bud Freeman (ts), Teddy Wilson (p, dir), Charlie Christian (el-g), Billy Taylor Sr. (sb), Yank Porter (dm)
28796-1 Columbia, 35915
Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams  (1940)
Eddy Howard (vo) acc. by Bill Coleman (tp), Benny Morton (tb), Edmond Hall (cl), Bud Freeman (ts), Teddy Wilson (p, dir), Charlie Christian (el-g), Billy Taylor Sr. (sb), Yank Porter (dm)
28797-1 Columbia, 35915
Benny Goodman And His Sextet Breakfast Fued  (1940)
Cootie Williams (tp) Benny Goodman (cl) Georgie Auld (ts) Kenny Kersey (p) Charlie Christian (g) Artie Bernstein (b) Harry Jaeger (d)
December 19
C029259-1 Columbia, G30779
I Can't Give You Anything But Love  (1940)
Cootie Williams (tp) Benny Goodman (cl) Georgie Auld (ts) Kenny Kersey (p) Charlie Christian (g) Artie Bernstein (b) Harry Jaeger (d)
December 19
C029260 CBS, CO36755
Gilly (gone With What Draft)  (1940)
Cootie Williams (tp) Benny Goodman (cl) Georgie Auld (ts) Kenny Kersey (p) Charlie Christian (g) Artie Bernstein (b) Harry Jaeger (d)
December 19
C029261-1 Columbia, CL500
Charlie Christian Up On Teddy's Hill (honeysuckle Rose) Duplicate  (1941)
Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' Harlem. N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD45
Honeysuckle Rose (up On Teddy's Hill)  (1941)
Joe Guy, Dizzy Gillespie (tp), Don Byas (ts), Charlie Christian (el-g), (p), (sb) and (dm) unknown
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' Harlem. N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD45
Stompin' At The Savoy (lips Flips) (on With Charlie Christian) Duplicate  (1941)
Hot Lips Page, Victor Coulson, Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas, Kermitt Scott (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' Harlem. N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Guy's Got To Go (i Got Rhythm) Duplicate  (1941)
Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Monroe's Uptown House'', N.Y
Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Stompin' At The Savoy (lips Flips) (on With Charlie Christian)  (1941)
Hot Lips Page, Victor Coulson, Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas, Kermitt Scott (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Monroe's Uptown House'', N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Topsy (swing To Bop) (charlie's Choice) 3 Spliced Takes  (1941)
Joe Guy (tp), Kenny Kersey (p), Charlie Christian (elG9, Nick Fenton (sb), Kenny Clarke (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'', N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
I Got Rhythm (rhythm-a-ning) (paging Dr. Christian) (down On Teddy's Hill)  (1941)
Joe Guy, Dizzy Gillespie (tp), Don Byas (ts), unknown (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), unknown (sb) and (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' N.Y.
Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
I Got Rhythm (guy's Got To Go)  (1941)
Joe Guy (tp), Rudy Williams (as), Don Byas (ts), Allen ''Pee Wee'' Tinney (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Ebenezer Paul (sb), Taps Miller (dm)
Live ''Monroe's Uptown House'', N.Y
Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Benny Goodman Sextet & Orchestra Flying Home  (1941)
Feat. Cootie Williams (tp), Georgie Auld (ts), Benny Goodman (cl), Teddy Wilson (p), Charlie Christian (elg), Artie Bernstein (sb), Jo Jones (dm)
Broadcast “What’s New”
Definitive Records, 11177-4
Metronome All-star Band One O'clock Jump  (1941)
Harry James, Ziggy Elman, Cootie Williams (tp), Tommy Dorsey, J.C. Higginbotham (tb), Benny Goodman (cl), Toots Mondello, Benny Carter (as), Coleman Hawkins, Tex Beneke (ts), Count Basie (p), Charlie Christian (elg), Artie Bernstein (sb), Buddy Rich (dm)
060332-1 VICTOR, 27314
Metronome All Stars Bugle Call Rag  (1941)
Harry James, Ziggy Elman, Cootie Williams (tp) Tommy Dorsey, J.C. Higginbotham (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Toots Mondello, Benny Carter (as) Coleman Hawkins, Tex Beneke (ts) Count Basie (p) Charlie Christian (el-g) Artie Bernstein (sb) Buddy Rich (dm)
0A60331-1 Victor, 27314
One O'clock Jump  (1941)
Harry James, Ziggy Elman, Cootie Williams (tp) Tommy Dorsey, J.C. Higginbotham (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Toots Mondello, Benny Carter (as) Coleman Hawkins, Tex Beneke (ts) Count Basie (p) Charlie Christian (el-g) Artie Bernstein (sb) Buddy Rich (dm)
0A60332-1 Victor, 27314
Benny Goodman And His Orchestra When The Sun Comes Out  (1941)
Billy Butterfield, Cootie Williams, Chris Griffin (tp) Lou McGarity, Cutty Cutshall (tb) Benny Goodman (cl) Les Robinson, Gene Kinsey (as) Georgie Auld, Pete Mondello (ts) Skippy Martin (bar) Johnny Guarnieri (p) Charlie Christian (g) Walter Yost (b) J.C. Heard (d) Helen Forrest (vcl)
June 4
30598-1 Columbia, 36209
Edmond Hall Celeste Quartet Jammin' In Four  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3459A Blue Note, 18
Edmond Hall Blues  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3460 Blue Note, 18
Profoundly Blue  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl) Meade Lux Lewis (celeste) Charlie Christian (g) Israel Crosby (b)
February 5
R3461 BLUE NOTE, BN017
Profoundly Blue No. 2  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3461-2 Blue Note, BLP5206
Celestial Express  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl) Meade Lux Lewis (celeste) Charlie Christian (g) Israel Crosby (b)
February 5
R3462-A2 BLUE NOTE, BN017
Celestial Express  (1941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3462A-2 Blue Note, 17
Charlie Christian Topsy (charlie's Choice) (swing To Bop) 3 Tunes Spliced  (1941)
Joe Guy (tp), Kenny Kersey (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Nick Fenton (sb), Kenny Clarke (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'' Harlem. N.Y.
WS5000-5002 Vox, 16065-16067
Stompin' At The Savoy (3 Takes Spliced)  (1941)
Joe Guy and another (tp), unknown (ts), Kenny Kersey (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Nick Fenton (sb), Kenny Clarke (dm)
Live ''Minton's Playhouse'', N.Y.
WS5003-5005 Masters of Jazz, MJCD75
Edmond Hall Celeste Quartet Profoundly Blue  (91941)
Edmond Hall (cl), Meade Lux Lewis (cel), Charlie Christian (el-g), Israel Crosby (sb)
R3461 Blue Note, 17