Jimmy Blythe  (1901-1931)
Last updated: 29.06.21
According to the Internet source given below, James Louis Blythe was an American jazz and boogie-woogie pianist and composer born in South Keene, Kentucky. He is known to have recorded as many as 300 piano rolls, and his song "Chicago Stomp" is considered one of the earliest examples of boogie-woogie music to be recorded. Of ragtime interest is Bull Fiddle Rag (1928).
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 23 works by Jimmy Blythe (1901-1931). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Bohunkus Blues 1920s
Brown-Skin Mama 1920s
Chicago Buzz 1920s Vol Stevens (words)
East Coast Trot 1920s Vol Stevens (words)
Easy Come Easy Go Blues 1920s Jimmy Bertrand (words)
Little Bits 1920s
Mecca Flat Blues 1920s Alexander Robinson (words)
Steve Graham (words)
Messin' Around 1920s
Oriental Man 1920s
Stomp Time Blues 1920s
Stomp Your Stuff 1920s
Struggling 1920s
Jimmie Blues 1925 Aletha Dickerson (words)
Walking Blues, The 1927 arr Axel Christensen  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Ape Man 1928  wvicon.gif
Bull Fiddle Rag 1928
Dustin' the Piano 1928 Buddy Burton (words)  wvicon.gif
Alley Rat Blues ?
Fast Stuff Blues ?
Fat Meat and Greens ?
Mr. Freddie Blues ?
Old Man Blues ?
Regal Stomp ?
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youtube15.jpg The Walking Blues 1:57 Ragtime Dorian Henry J. Blythe