Sidney De Paris

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Sidney De Paris
Sidney De Paris, Jimmy Ryan's (Club), New York, N.Y., ca. July 1947 (William P. Gottlieb 01991).jpg
De Paris at Jimmy Ryan's club, New York City, 1947
Background information
Born(1905-05-30)May 30, 1905
Crawfordsville, Indiana, U.S.
DiedSeptember 13, 1967(1967-09-13) (aged 61)}
New York City
GenresJazz, swing, Dixeland
Years active1920–1960
LabelsCommodore, Blue Note
Associated actsCharlie Johnson, Don Redman, Wilbur de Paris

Sidney De Paris (May 30, 1905 – September 13, 1967) was an American jazz trumpeter. His brother was Wilbur de Paris.

He was a member of Charlie Johnson's Paradise Ten (1926–1931), then worked with bandleader Don Redman (1932–1936 and 1939), followed by jobs with Zutty Singleton (1939–1941), Benny Carter (1940–41), and Art Hodes (1941). De Paris recorded with Jelly Roll Morton (1939) and Sidney Bechet (1940) and was part of the Panassie sessions in 1938. In the 1950s, he performed with his brother, Wilbur.[1]

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  1. ^ Yanow, Scott. "Sidney DeParis". AllMusic. Retrieved 2 November 2017.

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