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Wilbur De Paris

tb, 1900-1973 US, Crawfordsville, Indiana
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. Wilbur de Paris

Wilbur de Paris (January 11, 1900 – January 3, 1973) was a trombone player and band leader, especially known for mixing New Orleans jazz style with Swing.De Paris was born in Crawfordsville, Indiana, where his father, Sidney G. Paris, who came from West Virginia and who was a musician (trombone, banjo, guitar), a circus barker, a ventriloquist, a minstrel, etc., had met and married his mother, Fannie Hyatt.[citation needed] By the autumn of 1906, when he was five, de Paris had started playing alto saxophone, and a year later was working for his father in one of his plantation shows.

     
Instruments
  • Trombone
  • Slide guitar
  • Drums
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • Pop
Popular Tracks   
Hot Lips on New New Orleans Jazz by Wilbur De Paris
Mack the Knife on That's A Plenty by Wilbur De Paris
Madagascar on New New Orleans Jazz by Wilbur De Paris
Wunderbar on Plays Cole Porter by Wilbur De Paris
Shreveport Stomp on Atlantic Jazz: New Orleans by Various Artists
Frankie & Johnny on That's A Plenty by Wilbur De Paris
In a Persian Market on New New Orleans Jazz by Wilbur De Paris
Martinique on Marchin' And Swingin' by Wilbur De Paris
Savoy Blues on New Orleans Styles by Various Artists
Mardi Gras Rag on New New Orleans Jazz by Wilbur De Paris

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
The Wild Jazz Age / Wilbur De Paris On The RivieraWilbur De Paris2000Compil.
Plays Something Old New Gay Blue / That's A PlentyWilbur De Paris2000Compil.
New Orleans BluesWilbur De Paris & Jimmy Witherspoon1989Album
New Orleans Jazz From Jimmy Ryan'sWilbur De Paris, Sidney De Paris1982Album
Star-Collection Wilbur De ParisWilbur De Paris1973Compil.
I Found A New BabyWilbur De Paris1968Single
Uproarious Twenties In DixielandWilbur De Paris1965Album
Blues Blues BluesWilbur De Paris & Jimmy Witherspoon1963Album
Something Old New Gay BlueWilbur De Paris1961Single
On The RivieraWilbur De Paris1960Album
The Wild Jazz Age - Wilbur De Paris Plays Music Of The 20'sWilbur De Paris1960Album
Plays Cole PorterWilbur De Paris1959Album
MajorcaWilbur De Paris1959Single
Tres Moutarde / HindustanWilbur De Paris1959Single
MajorcaWilbur De Paris1959Single
Twelfth street ragWilbur De Paris1959Single
Plays Cole PorterWilbur De Paris1958Single
Plays Cole PorterWilbur De Paris1958Single
Wilbur De Paris Plays & Jimmy Witherspoon SingsWilbur De Paris / Jimmy Witherspoon1958Single
New Orleans Blues Vol. 1Wilbur De Paris, Jimmy Witherspoon1958Single
New Orleans Blues Vol. 2Wilbur De Paris, Jimmy Witherspoon1958Single
Wilbur De Paris Plays Something Old, New, Gay, BlueWilbur De Paris1958Album
Plays Cole PorterWilbur De Paris1958Album
New Orleans BluesWilbur De Paris & Jimmy Witherspoon1957Single
NEW New Orleans JazzWilbur De Paris1953Album
And His Rampart Street Ramblers Vol 2Wilbur De Paris1952Album
And His Rampart Street Ramblers Vol 1Wilbur De Paris1952Album
Bourbon Street ParadeWilbur De ParisSingle
De La Nouveauté Dans La TraditionWilbur De ParisAlbum
I Found A New BabyWilbur De ParisSingle
Wilbur De Paris Et Son OrchestreWilbur De ParisSingle
Frankie & JohnnyWilbur De ParisSingle
Live In Canada 1956Wilbur De ParisAlbum
March Of The Charcoal GreysWilbur De ParisSingle
Muskrat RambleWilbur De ParisSingle
An Evening At Jimmy Ryan's With The Rampart St. RamblersWilbur De ParisAlbum
The Wild Jazz Age - Wilbur De Paris Plays Music Of The 20'sWilbur De ParisSingle
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