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George Wettling

dr, 1907-1968 US, Topeka, Kansas
Musician of Jazz

George Wettling (November 28, 1907 – June 6, 1968) was an American jazz drummer.He was one of the young white Chicagoans who fell in love with jazz as a result of hearing King Oliver's band (with Louis Armstrong on second cornet) at the Lincoln Gardens in Chicago in the early 1920s. Oliver's drummer, Baby Dodds, made a particular and lasting impression upon Wettling.

        
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Honeysuckle Rose on The Pied Piper by Bunny Berigan
Home (When Shadows Fall): Home on Swing Session by Leif Smoke Rings Anderson
I Would Do Most Anything For You on The Roots of Dixieland Jazz Volume II by Various Artists
I Found a New Baby on Dr. Jazz, Vol. 15 by George Wettling
Whenever There's Love on The Roots of Dixieland Jazz by Various Artists
When The Saints Go Marching In on Drum Sticks, Trumpets And Dixieland by Various Artists
Basin Street Blues on The Roots of Dixieland Jazz Volume II by Various Artists
The Song Is Ended on Home by Gene Schroeder, Cutty Cutshall & George Wettling
That's A Plenty on The Roots of Dixieland Jazz by Various Artists
When a Woman Loves a Man on Home by Gene Schroeder, Cutty Cutshall & George Wettling

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
The John R T Davies Collection (Volume 1: Jazz Classics)Louis Prima, Ted Lewis, Joe Venuti, George Wettling2007Compil.
The Complete Studio RecordingsThe Ralph Sutton Trio, George Wettling2004Compil.
Featuring Billy Butterfield - Jack Teagarden - Coleman Hawkins - Mezz MezzerowGeorge Wettling2000Compil.
1940-1944George Wettling1996Compil.
At The Jazz Band Ball 1955-1957Eddie Condon & George Wettling1996Compil.
Jazz A-PlentyWild Bill Davison And His Commodores / George Brunies And His Jazz Band Featuring Pee Wee Russell, Edmond Hall, Eddie Condon, Bob Casey, George Wettling, Gene Schroeder, Albert Nicholas, Dave Tough1989Compil.
Superstars Of Traditional Jazz: The Legendary Live Broadcasts Of 1947 And 1948Louis Armstrong, Bobby Hackett, Jack Teagarden, Peanuts Hucko, Jack Lesberg, Ernie Caceres, Dick Cary, George Wettling, Sidney Catlett1984Album
Over The RainbowPee Wee Russell, Nat Pierce, Dave Frishberg, Walter Page, George Wettling1982Album
Louis Armstrong With Fats Waller In Rare 1938 SessionLouis Armstrong, Jack Teagarden, Bud Freeman, Al Casey, George Wettling, Fats Waller1981Compil.
Jazz SessionGeorge Wettling / Bobby Hackett1980Album
PopsLouis Armstrong, Fats Waller, Jack Teagarden, Bud Freeman, Al Casey, George Wettling1980Album
The Roots Of DixielandRex Stewart, Buster Bailey, Marty Napoleon, George Wettling1977Album
The Roots Of Dixieland Jazz Volume IIRex Stewart, Vic Dickenson, Buster Bailey, Marty Napoleon, Pee Wee Erwin, Milt Hinton, George Wettling, Arvell Shaw, Claude Hopkins1976Compil.
The Golden Era Of Dixieland Jazz Vol. 2Rex Stewart, Arvell Shaw, Marty Napoleon, Buster Bailey, Vic Dickenson, George Wettling1965Single
Jazz At Town Hall Volume 1Sidney Bechet, Baby Dodds, James Price Johnson, Pops Foster, Johnny WIndhurst, Mezz Mezzrow, Vernon Brown, Art Hodes, George Wettling, Pee Wee Russell, Muggsy Spanier, Miff Mole1965Album
Jazz Of The Forties: Volume OneSidney Bechet, Vernon Brown, Baby Dodds, Pops Foster, Art Hodes, James Price Johnson, Mezz Mezzrow, Miff Mole, Pee Wee Russell, Muggsy Spanier, George Wettling, Johnny WIndhurst1960Album
The Golden Era Of Dixieland Jazz 1887 - 1937Claude Hopkins, Pee Wee Erwin, Vic Dickenson, Buster Bailey, Milt Hinton, George Wettling1957Album
The Golden Era Of Dixieland JazzPee Wee Erwin, Vic Dickenson, Buster Bailey, Claude Hopkins, Milt Hinton, George Wettling1956Compil.
Jazz DancePee Wee Russell, Pops Foster, Jimmy McPartland, Jimmy Archey, Willie "The Lion" Smith, George Wettling1954Single
Jazz DancePee Wee Russell, Pops Foster, Jimmy McPartland, Jimmy Archey, Willie "The Lion" Smith, George Wettling1954Album
Snowball / Lazy RiverGeorge Zack With Danny Alvin, George Wettling1945Album
Honeysuckle Rose / BluesTommy Dorsey — Bunny Berigan — Fats Waller — Dick McDonough — George Wettling1937Album
Dixieland At Carnegie Hall (25 Top Stars)Jimmy McPartland, Wild Bill Davison / Pee Wee Russell, Vic Dickenson, George WettlingAlbum
Martin Block's WNEW Swing ShowLouis Armstrong, Fats Waller, Jack Teagarden, Bud Freeman, Al Casey, George WettlingAlbum
Drumsticks, Trumpets & DixielandVic Dickenson / Marty Napoleon / George Wettling / Rex Stewart / Arvell Shaw / Buster Bailey / Pee Wee Erwin / Milt Hinton / Claude HopkinsAlbum
George Wettling Casino Stompers Vol. 2George WettlingAlbum
Gettin' TogetherGeorge Wettling / Mezz MezzrowCompil.
George Wettling's Hi Fidelity RhythmsGeorge WettlingAlbum
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To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
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