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March 5, 1930: Jelly Roll Morton features bass clarinet on "If Someone Would Only Love Me."
Jelly Roll Morton and His Red Hot Peppers recorded four numbers at this session:
If Someone Would Only Love Me features a bass clarinet solo by an unknown player--an early example of this instrument in a jazz setting.
- Each Day
- If Someone Would Only Love Me
- That'll Never Do
- I'm Looking For A Little Bluebird
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