||Best of New Orleans Jazz CD (1987) |
Harold Dejan music CDs The Olympia Brass Band provides a contemporary, yet authentic-sounding slant on traditional New Orleans classics, covering stomps, blues, spirituals, and novelty tunes with reverence and precision. ~ Ron Wynn
Includes liner notes by H. Duke Dejan.
Compilation producer: Warren Hildebrand.
||1962/1968 CD (2005) |
Harold Dejan discography This CD contains the music of three separate brass bands assembled by Barry Martyn. It includes the Olympia Brass Band's very first recording session in 1962 (6 tracks), plus two sessions from the Eureka Brass Band in 1966 (5 tracks) and 1968 (3 tracks).
Harold Dejan (Saxophone): George Cola, Louis Cotrell, Percy Humphrey, Peter Bocage, Earl Humphrey, Oscar Henry.
||Olympia Brass Band of New Orleans CD (2006) |
Harold Dejan songs Originally released on LP on the Audiophile label and recorded by E.D. Nunn, this CD re-issue is now available on GHB and contains traditional New Orleans Jazz funeral procession music. To fill the remainder of this CD, more procession music from the You
||New Orleans Jazz, Vol. 1: Dixieland Jazz! CD (1995) |
Harold Dejan CD discography The first of a three-part series by this modern brass band devoted to reproducing vintage music in quasi-authentic style. While it's difficult for me to hear the difference between Dixieland and New Orleans traditional, the listener can judge for themselves what the differences are when they hear these songs. ~ Ron Wynn
||New Orleans Jazz Preservation CD (1995) |
Harold Dejan albums Recorded at Ultrasonic Studios, New Orleans, Louisiana from October-November 1994.
Olympia Brass Band: Ernest Watson, Harold Dejan, Milton Batiste, David Griller, Wendell Eugene, Edgar Smith, Abraham Cosse, Nowell Glass, Leroy Breaux, Kenneth Williams, Steven Johnson, Mervin Campbell, Milton Batiste, Jr.
Additional personnel: Terrance Blanchard, Donald Harrison, Jr.
||New Orleans Jazz, Vol. 3: Jazz Party CD (1995) |
Harold Dejan music CDs The third volume in a three-part series by The Olympia Brass Band devoted to vintage New Orleans material. This one covers more popular and novelty tunes than its predecessors, but is done in the same exuberant, yet reverent fashion. ~ Ron Wynn
Additional personnel includes: Ernie K. Doe (vocals).
Recorded at Storyville Jazz Hall, New Orleans, Louisiana on New Year's Day 1988.
Personnel: Harold Dejan (alto saxophone); Ernest Watson, Elliot Callier (tenor saxophone); Dwayne Burns, Milton Batiste (trumpet); Frank Naundorf, Wendell Eugene (trombone); Edgar Smith (tuba); Nowell Glass (bass drum); Leroy Breaux, Stanley Stephens (snare drum).
Recording information: Jazz Hall, New Orleans, LA.
Editor: Gary Rice.
||Prelude to the Revival, Vol. 2 CDs (1992) |
Harold Dejan CD discography Contains 21 tracks (including 5 previously unreleased Bunk Johnson tunes) recorded in New Orleans from 1940 to 1942.
w. Kid Rena 1940, Bunk Johnson's first trumpet solos 1942
Artists include: Kid Rena, Bunk Johnson.
Personnel: Harold Dejan (alto); Bunk Johnson (trumpet).
Recording information: Bunk's Home, New Iberia, La. (08/21/1940-02/??/1942); WWL Radio Station, Roosevelt Hotel, N.O (08/21/1940-02/??/1942).
||Kid Sheik's Swingsters 1961 CD (2005) |
Harold Dejan albums trumpeter is joined by Harold Dejan-sax, Eddie Sommers-trmb, John Smith-pno, Fred Minor-bjo, Alcide Pavageau-bss, Alex Bigard-drms
Recording information: 02/11/1961.
Author: George H. Buck, Jr.
Personnel: Harold Dejan (vocals, alto saxophone); Alex Bigard (drums).
Liner Note Author: Barry Martyn.
Harold Dejan Songs
Popular or famous Harold Dejan music songs: Mardi Gras in New Orleans, It Ain't My Fault, Muskrat Ramble, Lord, Lord, Lord, Bourbon Street Parade. More music songs Second Line, Just a Closer Walk With Thee, When the Saints Go Marching In, New Second Line, Olympia on Parade. More music songs Back Home In Indiana, Birth of the Blues, Just a Little While To Stay Here, La Bas, Fidgety Feet, High Society. More music songs Ain't Nobody's Business, In The Sweet Bye and Bye, This Train Is Bound For Glory, Come Home Bill Bailey. See All Songs
|Member Name||Worked With|
|Milton Batiste||Magnificent Seventh's Brass Band, Champion Jack Dupree, Flaming Arrows, Gospel Soul Children, Magnificent Sevenths, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Young Olympians, Zion Harmonizers, Dejan's Olympia Brass|
|Dwayne Burns||Lars Edegran, Dr. Michael White, Papa Don Vappie|
|Frank Naundorf||Barry Martyn|
|Harold Dejan||Kid Sheik, Rena Kid|
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