St Louis Blues - Jimmy Dorsey, acc. by Spike Hughes' Three Blind Mice - Decca F. 6142
In 1930, Jimmy Dorsey was visiting the UK with the Ted Lewis Orchestra and was persuaded to pop into Decca's recording studios to make five recordings - some of his earliest solo work. This side also has superb drumming by Bill Harty - the perfect accompaniment to a jazz legend!
Clarinet solo, acc. by Claude Ivy, p / Alan Ferguson, g / Spike Hughes, sb / Bill Harty, d.
London, July 15, 1930