Groovin' High

Groovin' High

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Howard McGhee, Wardell Gray, Sonny Criss, Dodo Marmarosa, Red Callendar, and Jackie Mills. side 1: Groovin' High [part 1]; side 2: Groovin' High [part 2] (Modern 20-639)
78 rpm

This pressing is from a live recording in the Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, California on April 29, 1947 of a Just Jazz concert presented by American impresario, Gene Norman.

Currently not on view
Object Name
sound recording
recording date
recording artist
McGhee, Howard
Gray, Wardell
Criss, Sonny
Marmarosa, Dodo
Callender, Red
Mills, Jackie
place made
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Physical Description
shellac (overall material)
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Tracie Schneider, The James Lewis Shain Sound Recording Collection in memory of Isadore Schneider
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National Museum of American History
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