Chink Martin

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Chink Martin was a fixture in New Orleans for many decades. He started out on guitar before switching to tuba. Martin started playing professionally with Papa Jack Laine's Reliance Brass Band around 1910.…
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Year Album Artist
2010 Sharkey Bonano at the Municipal Auditorium 1949 Sharkey Bonano Sax (Baritone)
2010 Sharkey and His Kings of Dixieland [GHB] Sharkey Bonano / Sharkey Bonano & His Kings of Dixieland Bowed Bass, String Bass
2009 Clarinet: New Orleans Style Raymond Burke / Larry Shields / Pinky Vidacovich String Bass
2009 Doc Souchon and the Lakefront Loungers Doc Souchon Bowed Bass, String Bass
2009 Monk Hazel & His New Orleans Jazz Kings Monk Hazel Bowed Bass
2009 Out-Of-Towners Georg Brunis Bowed Bass, String Bass
2009 Southland Sessions Alvin Alcorn String Bass
2008 Companion CD to: A Trumpet Around the Corner Sax (Bass), String Bass, Brass Band
2008 Sounds of New Orleans, Vol. 1 Main Personnel, Bass Instrument, Bass
2007 Doctor Jazz [Proper] Jelly Roll Morton Tuba
2006 How Low Can You Go? Anthology of the String Bass (1925-1941) [Box Set] Bass
2003 Crescent City Music: St. Louis Blues Raymond Burke Tuba
2003 Dreaming Down The River To New Orleans Thomas Jefferson Tuba
2003 New Orleans Dance Bands Tuba, String Bass
2002 New Orleans Jazz [2002] Tuba
2001 1925-1935 New Orleans Rhythm Kings Bass
2000 Complete Recordings: Recorded In New Orleans, 1925-1928 The Halfway House Orchestra Bass Baritone, Sax (Baritone), Tuba, Bass
2000 In New Orleans Muggsy Spanier Bass
1999 The Lost Chords: 1915-1945 Bowed Bass
1998 New Orleans: Great Original Performances 1918-1934 Brass Band
1997 Introduction: 1922-1935 New Orleans Rhythm Kings Bowed Bass
1997 RCA Victor 80th Anniversary [Collector's Edition] Double Bass
1997 Rough Guide to Classic Jazz Brass Band
1996 Benefit Night/Parisian Room May 7, 1956 Monk Hazel Bass
1996 Jazz New Orleans Style Bass
1995 Billie Pierce with Raymond Burke Billie Pierce Standup Bass
1995 Bob Havens in New Orleans Bob Havens Tuba, Sbs, Standup Bass
1995 New Orleans in New Orleans Tuba
1995 Sizzling the Blues Brass Band
1995 The Good Time Jazz Story Bass
1994 In New Orleans 1938-1955 Muggsy Spanier Sax (Bass)
1994 Mardi Gras Parade Music from New Orleans Bass
1994 The Owls' Hoot! New Orleans Owls Brass Band
1992 New Orleans Rhythm Kings and Jelly Roll Morton New Orleans Rhythm Kings Tuba
1992 RCA Victor Jazz: The First Half-Century - The Twenties Through the Sixties Tuba
1990 Sounds of New Orleans, Vol. 6 George Girard Bass
1964 Bob Havens & His New Orleans All Stars Bob Havens Tuba, Bass
1963 Shades of New Orleans Chink Martin Primary Artist, Tuba, Bass
1956 New Orleans Contrasts Paul Barbarin Tuba, Bass
1953 Sounds of New Orleans, Vol. 5 Alvin Alcorn Bass
A Tribute to Nick LaRocca Bowed Bass, String Bass
Armand Hug Plays A.J. Piron & Other Delectable Ditties Armand Hug Bass, String Bass
Jack Delaney With Peter Fountain/Doc Souchon/Sharkey Bonano Sharkey Bonano / Jack Delaney / Doc Souchon String Bass, Tuba
Joe Mares' Acetates String Bass
Joe Mares' Acetates, Vol. 2 Joe Mares String Bass, Tuba
Mardi Gras Parade: Music from New Orleans, Vol. 2 String Bass
Papa Laine's Children Papa Jack Laine String Bass
Santo Pecora & His New Orleans Rhythm Kings Santo Pecora / Santo Pecora & His New Orleans Rhythm Kings String Bass
Tony Almerico's All-Stars/Leon Prima & His Band Leon Prima & His Band / Leon Prima / Tony Almerico's All-Stars Bowed Bass, String Bass