Carroll Dickerson

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Carroll Dickerson
Born (1895-11-01)November 1, 1895
Origin Chicago
Died October 9, 1957(1957-10-09) (aged 61)
Genres Jazz
Occupation(s) Bandleader
Instruments Violin
Associated acts Louis Armstrong, Earl Hines, King Oliver

Carroll Dickerson (November 1, 1895[1] – October 9, 1957[2]) was a Chicago and New York-based dixieland jazz violinist and bandleader, probably better known for his extensive work with Louis Armstrong and Earl Hines or his more brief work touring with King Oliver.[3]


  1. ^ "Jazz calendar for November 11". Dico-jazz. Retrieved 25 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Jazz calendar for October 9". Dico-jazz. Retrieved 25 January 2015. 
  3. ^ Carr, Ian; Digby Fairweather; Brian Priestley (1995). Jazz: The Rough Guide. The Rough Guides. p. 170. ISBN 1-85828-137-7.