Relationships

member of: Perry Bradford’s Jazz Phools
Johnson's Jazzers
James P. Johnson & His Orchestra
James P. Johnson's Harmony Eight
James P. Johnson's Blue Note Jazzmen
Jimmy Johnson and His Band
Jimmy Johnson's Jazz Boys
Louisiana Sugar Babes
students: Fats Waller ( – ????)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000142860 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/313035 [info]
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VIAF ID: VIAF: 22327647 [info]
Wikidata: Q550541 [info]
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Appearances

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
composer
1923 Charleston
1926 If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight)
1932 Harlem Symphony
1932 Harlem Symphony: I. Subway Journey
1932 Harlem Symphony: II. April in Harlem
1932 Harlem Symphony: III. Night Club
1932 Harlem Symphony: IV. Baptist Mission
1934 American Symphonic Suite
1934 American Symphonic Suite: I. Lament
1934 Concerto Jazz A Mine
1934 Concerto Jazz A Mine: I. Allegro
1934 Concerto Jazz A Mine: II. Adagio
1936 I'm an Occidental Woman in an Oriental Mood for Love
1936 Mister Deep Blue Sea
1944 Victory Stride
Carolina Shout
Chicago Stomp Down
Don't Cry Now
Drums
Eccentricity Watz
Harlem Strut
My Sweet Hunk O’Trash
Old Fashioned Love
Yamekraw
You Can't Lose a Broken Heart
You've Got to Be Modernistic
instrument
1917-05 Steeplechase Rag piano James P. Johnson 2:28
1917-11 Twilight Rag piano James P. Johnson 2:20
1921-05 Carolina Shout piano James P. Johnson 4:00
1921-05 Eccentricity piano James P. Johnson 4:06
1921-05 Harlem Strut piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:24
1921-10 Gypsy Blues piano James P. Johnson 3:50
1921-12 Baltimore Buzz piano James P. Johnson 2:48
1921 Harlem Strut piano James P. Johnson 2:59
1922-01 I Ain't Givin' Nothin' Away piano James P. Johnson 2:55
1922-03 Long Lost, Weary Blues (take 3) piano Trixie Smith acc. James P. Johnson's Harmony Eight 3:07
1922-03 You Missed a Good Woman When You Picked All Over Me (take 2) piano Trixie Smith acc. James P. Johnson's Harmony Eight 3:13
1922-04 Muscle Shoal Blues piano James P. Johnson 3:24
1922 Don't Mess With Me piano James P. Johnson 2:51
1922 Ole Miss Blues piano James P. Johnson 3:29
1923-04 Nervous Blues piano James P. Johnson 3:37
1923-05 Farewell Blues piano James P. Johnson 4:15
1925-06 Charleston piano James P. Johnson 2:35
1927-02-17 Back Water Blues piano Bessie Smith ?:??
1927-02-17 Back Water Blues piano Bessie Smith 3:17
1927-02-17 Black Water Blues (matrix no. 143491-1) piano Bessie Smith and James P. Johnson 3:21
1927-02-17 Preachin' the Blues piano Bessie Smith 2:54
1927-03-07 Snowy Morning Blues piano James P. Johnson 2:43
1927-04-01 Lock and Key piano Bessie Smith 3:03
1928-03-27 'Sippi piano Louisiana Sugar Babes 3:06
1928-03-27 Thou Swell piano Louisiana Sugar Babes 3:00
1928-06-08 – 1928-06-09 Desert Blues piano Martha Copeland 3:17
1928-06-08 – 1928-06-09 Somethin’ Goin’ on Wrong piano Martha Copeland 3:29
1929-08-20 Blue Spirit Blues piano Bessie Smith 3:03
1929-08-20 He's Got Me Going piano Bessie Smith 3:15
1929 St. Louis Blues piano Bessie Smith 3:40
1930-01-21 Crying for the Carolines piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:02
1930-01-21 Jingles piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:28
1930-01-21 What Is This Thing Called Love? piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:10
1930-01-21 You've Got to Be Modernistic (matrix no. E-31958) piano James P. Johnson 3:14
1930-01-21 You've Got to Be Modernistic piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:14
1930-06-09 On Revival Day (A Rhythmic Spiritual) piano Bessie Smith 2:55
1930 All of Me / The Mooche / Margie / Louisiana / Baby Won't You Please Come Home? / It Don't Mean a Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing / Doctor Jazz piano Louis Armstrong, Baby Cox, George W. Thomas, Jelly Roll Morton, Cab Calloway, Bing Crosby & Ivy Anderson 8:47
1938-12-23 Carolina Shout piano James P. Johnson 2:24
1938-12-23 I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate piano New Orleans Feetwarmers 2:23
1938-12-23 Milenberg Joys piano New Orleans Feetwarmers 1:47
1938-12-23 Weary Blues piano New Orleans Feetwarmers 2:07
1938-12-24 Four Day Creep piano Ida Cox 3:28
1938-12-24 Low Down Dirty Shame piano Ida Cox 2:35
1939-01-13 Romping (excerpt) piano Frankie Newton and His Orchestra 1:06
1939-01-13 The Blues My Baby Gave to Me piano Frankie Newton and His Orchestra 3:13
1939-01-13 The World Is Waiting for the Sunrise piano Frankie Newton's Orchestra 3:16
1939-06-14 The Mule Walk piano James P. Johnson 2:28
1939-10-31 Death Letter Blues (take 1) piano Ida Cox 3:17
1939-10-31 Death Letter Blues (take 4) piano Ida Cox 2:46
1939-10-31 Deep Sea Blues (take 1) piano Ida Cox 3:20
1939-10-31 Deep Sea Blues (take 2) piano Ida Cox 3:24
1939-10-31 One Hour Mama (Breakdown) (take 5) piano Ida Cox 0:17
1939-10-31 One Hour Mama (take 4) piano Ida Cox 2:56
1939-10-31 One Hour Mama (take 6) piano Ida Cox 3:07
1939-12-24 ’Fore Day Creep piano Ida Cox with James P. Johnson, Jo Jones, Walter Page, Freddie Green, Shad Collins, Dicky Wells & Buddy Tate 3:26
1939-12-24 Blueberry Rhyme piano James P. Johnson 3:26
1939-12-24 If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight) piano Count Basie & His Orchestra with Helen Humes & James P. Johnson 3:03
1939-12-24 Low Down Dirty Shame piano Ida Cox with James P. Johnson, Jo Jones, Walter Page, Freddie Green, Shad Collins, Dicky Wells & Buddy Tate 2:37
1939-12-24 Old Fashioned Love piano Count Basie & His Orchestra with Helen Humes & James P. Johnson 2:12
1939-12-24 The Mule Walk piano James P. Johnson 2:25
1943-11-29 Blue Note Boogie piano James P. Johnson 3:59
1943-12-15 Mule Walk (Stomp) piano James P. Johnson 4:05
1944-06-08 Honeysuckle Rose piano James P. Johnson 2:41
1944-06-08 I've Got a Feeling I'm Falling piano James P. Johnson 2:56
1944-06-08 Keepin' Out of Mischief Now piano James P. Johnson 2:35
1944-06-08 My Fate Is in Your Hands piano James P. Johnson 2:55
1944-06-21 Call of the Blues piano James P. Johnson 4:21
1944-06-28 Ain't Misbehavin' (I'm Savin' My Love for You) piano James P. Johnson 2:58
1944-06-28 Blue Turning Gray Over You piano James P. Johnson 2:46
1944-06-28 I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter piano James P. Johnson 2:49
1944-06-28 Squeeze Me piano James P. Johnson 2:51
1944-08-15 Carolina Shout piano James P. Johnson 2:34
1944-08-15 Keep Off the Grass piano James P. Johnson 2:40
1944-08-15 Old Fashioned Love piano James P. Johnson 3:13
1944-08-15 Snowy Morning Blues piano James P. Johnson 2:34
1944-09-22 A Porter's Love Song piano James P. Johnson 2:45
1944-09-22 If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight) piano James P. Johnson 2:46
1944-09-22 Over the Bars piano James P. Johnson 2:28
1944-09-22 Riffs piano James P. Johnson 3:10
1944 Yank's Blues piano Yank Lawson 2:34
Ain't Cha Got Music piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:31
All That I Had Is Gone piano Perry Bradford's Jazz Phools 3:10
Aunt Hagar's Blues piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:16
Blue Moods piano and solo James P. Johnson 4:22
Blue Moods piano and solo James P. Johnson 4:04
Blue Moods, Sex piano and solo James P. Johnson 4:40
Blues for Jimmy piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:55
Daintiness Rag piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:17
I Ain't Gonna Play No Second Fiddle piano Perry Bradford's Jazz Phools 2:34
I'm Crazy 'Bout My Baby piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:07
Jazzamine Concerto, Parts 1 & 2 piano and solo James P. Johnson 6:30
Jersey Sweet piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:30
Jungle Drums piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:34
Keep Movin' piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:13
Liza piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:50
Lock and Key piano Bessie Smith 2:58
Lock and Key piano Bessie Smith 2:57
Lucy Long piano Perry Bradford's Jazz Phools 2:36
Lucy Long piano Perry Bradford's Jazz Phools 2:44
Mama and Papa Blues piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:51
Maple Leaf Rag piano and solo James P. Johnson 1:57
Old Fashioned Love piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:46
St. Louis Blues piano and solo James P. Johnson 4:02
Sweet Lorraine piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:39
The Dream piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:15
Twilight Rag piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:35
Woman Blues piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:46
Yamekraw- A Negro Rhapsody, Part 1 piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:31
Yamekraw- A Negro Rhapsody, Part 2 piano and solo James P. Johnson 2:51
Yamekraw- A Negro Rhapsody, Part 3 piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:07
Yamekraw- A Negro Rhapsody, Part 4 piano and solo James P. Johnson 3:30
instrument arranger
1927 Backwater Blues piano
performer
Carolina Shout James P. Johnson 2:47
writer
A Porter's Love Song to a Chambermaid
Bang Bang
Don’t Cry Baby
There’s No Two Ways About Love