Joseph E Britton

Jazz, Blues, Swing Trombone

  • Toured with Bessie Smith from 1924 until 1926

  • Trombone with the Teddy Hill band 1934

  • Recorded with Jelly Roll Morton in 1940; with Benny Carter (1941), Lucky Millinder (1942-44)

Born: Nov. 28, 1903  Birmingham, AL

Died: Aug. 12, 1972

Source: Alabama Music Hall of Fame

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