Both sides - Piano solo. Matrix, Runout (Side A): 68163. Matrix, Runout (Side B): 68166.
TITLE Tonky Blues, Rocco's Boogie Woogie. Condition Used - Very Good. This item is sold "as-is" and is non-returnable. For details see disclaimer description below.
Identifier 78 blues-skies t-irving-b gbia0010703a. Location USA. Run time 00:02:38. Maurice Rocco was a jazz musician, famous in the 1940s for his nightclub and theater performances and his style of "Boogie Woogie Piano. Rocco recorded primarily for Decca, and became famous in his live performances for standing while playing the piano as a result of his disdain for piano benches. In the 1950s Rocco made tours of Europe and Southeast Asia, and spent the last 15 years of his life performing in Thailand.
Maurice Rocco, born Maurice John Rockhold (June 26, 1915 – March 24, 1976) was an African-American pianist, singer, actor, and composer known for playing boogie-woogie piano and his disdain for using a piano bench. He was a top nightclub and theater draw in the 1940s, and made several film appearances. He toured the United States, Canada, and Europe before becoming a fixture in Bangkok, Thailand, where he was murdered.
Guitar Instros/Early Piano Boogies.
Rocco's Boogie Woogie & Tonky Blues . Will be posting a blog about boogie woogie pianist Maurice Rocco shortly. I only have 2 recordings by him. Rocco's Boogie Woogie & Tonky Blues. Can anyone help me get a few more? Regards Bob.
B Little Rock Getaway. Both sides - Piano solo. Matrix, Runout (Side A): 68163 Matrix, Runout (Side B): 68166. Related Music albums to Rocco's Boogie Woogie, Tony Blues by Maurice Rocco And His Rockin' Rhythm. Rocco Galdieri, Eduardo De Filippo - Rocco Galdieri Letto Da Eduardo. Mimmo Rocco - Souvenir De Naples. Rocco Greco - Tell Me, Really. Maurice Rocco And His Rockin' Rhythm - Java Jive, Little Rock Getaway. Rocco Moon - Loneruare. Nicola Paone - Santo Rocco, Parlatemi Di Mamma Mia.
Album · 2012 · 27 Songs. Maurice Rocco & Rockin' Rhythm. 6. Dipper Mouth Blues. Rocco's Boogie Woogie.
|Rocco's Boogie Woogie|
|8523||Maurice Rocco And His Rockin' Rhythm||Rocco's Boogie Woogie / Tonky Blues (Shellac, 10")||Decca||8523||US||1941|
|Y5855||Maurice Rocco And His Rockin' Rhythm||Rocco's Boogie Woogie / Tonky Blues (Shellac, 10")||Decca||Y5855||Australia||Unknown|