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Doc Cheatham

tr, 1905-1997 US, Nashville
Singer / Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. Adolphus Anthony Cheatham

Adolphus Anthony Cheatham, better known as Doc Cheatham (June 13, 1905 – June 2, 1997), was a jazz trumpeter, singer, and bandleader.After having played in some of the leading jazz groups from the 1920s on, Cheatham enjoyed renewed acclaim in later decades of his career. He himself agreed with the critical assessment that he was probably the only jazz musician to create his best work after the age of 70.[citation needed]

  • Trumpet
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Blues
Popular Tracks   
Under the Moonlight Starlight Blue on You're a Sweatheart by Doc Cheatham & Rosemary Galloway's Swing Sisters
I Can't Believe That You're in Love with Me (feat. Lars Edegran's Jazz Band) on Doc Cheatham and Sammy Price in New Orleans by Doc Cheatham & Sammy Price
How Deep Is The Ocean? on Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton by Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton
Saint James Infirmary on Hey Doc [Paris & Toulouse, France 1975] by Doc Cheatham
Jada on Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton by Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton
Stardust on Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton by Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton
She's Funny That Way on Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton by Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton
I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues on Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton by Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton
Jeepers Creepers on Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton by Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton
Chitlin's on Shorty & Doc by Shorty Baker & Doc Cheatham

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Nonette Rare in RehearsalDoc Cheatham2016Album
Live in New York 1985Doc Cheatham, George Kelly2013Album
Play George GershwinSammy Price And Doc Cheatham2002Compil.
Doc Cheatham & Nicholas PaytonDoc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton1997Album
LIve At Sweet BasilDoc Cheatham1997Album
Les Grands Succès De GershwinGeorge Gershwin, Sammy Price And Doc Cheatham1995Single
Swinging Down In New OrleansDoc Cheatham1994Album
You're A SweetheartDoc Cheatham With Rosemary Galloway1994Album
The Eighty-Seven Years Of Doc CheathamDoc Cheatham1992Album
Mental Strain At Dawn: A Modern Portrait Of Louis ArmstrongDavid Murray, Doc Cheatham, Loren Schoenberg with Allen Lowe and The Jack Purvis Memorial Orchestra1992Album
Dear Doc …Doc Cheatham1989Album
Doc Cheatham And Sammy Price In New OrleansDoc Cheatham, Sammy Price, Lars Edegran's New Orleans Band1988Album
LIVE!Doc Cheatham1987Compil.
Jack Kleinsingers Highlights In Jazz Presents "Echoes Of Harlem"Doc Cheatham, George Kelly1986Album
At The Bern Jazz FestivalDoc Cheatham, Jim Galloway1985Album
Kitt, Cheatham, Coleman, In Paris 1950 & 1956Eartha Kitt, Doc Cheatham, Bill Coleman1985Compil.
Highlights In Jazz Anniversary Concert Produced By Jack KleinsingerPhil Bodner, Doc Cheatham, Major Holley, Butch Miles, Ray Mosca, Marty Napoleon, Loren Schoenberg, Carrie Smith, Glenn Zottola1985Album
The Fabulous Doc CheathamDoc Cheatham1984Album
It's A Good Life!Doc Cheatham1983Album
Black BeautyDoc Cheatham & Sammy Price1980Album
John - Doc & HerbFessors Nighthawks Featuring: John Williams - Doc Cheatham - Herb Hall1979Album
Good For What Ails Ya...Doc Cheatham1978Album
Harlem On Parade 77Doc Cheatham, Carrie Smith, Buddy Tate, Hank Jones1977Album
Doc & SammyDoc Cheatham and Sammy Price1976Album
Hey Doc!Doc Cheatham1975Album
Vic DickensonVic Dickenson, Joe Thomas, Scoville Brown, Red Richards, Bill Pemberton, Oliver Jackson, Bucky Pizzarelli, Zoot Sims, Doc Cheatham1974Album
Shorty & DocHarold Baker & Doc Cheatham1961Album
Embraceable You / Doc's BluesDoc Cheatham1950Album
Adolphus "Doc" CheathamDoc CheathamAlbum
Jive At FiveBuddy Tate, Doc Cheatham, Vic Dickenson, Johnny Guarnieri, George Duvivier, Oliver JacksonAlbum
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