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Johnny Varro
Background Music: "Someday You'll Be Sorry" (Louis Armstrong), from Johnny Varro Featuring Ken Peplowski: Two legends of Jazz, 2008, Arbors Records, with permission.

Johnny Varro -- Roots

Musicians who have influenced Johnny's style of music.
1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s  
Bill Johnson 1872-1972 bass, leader
Buddy Bolden 1877-1931 cornet, leader
King Oliver 1885-1938 cornet, leader
Kid Ory 1886-1973 trombone, leader
Jelly Roll Morton 1890-1941 piano, composer
James P. Johnson 1891-1955 piano, composer
Johnny Dodds 1892-1940 clarinet
Bessie Smith 1895-1937 singer
Jimmie Noone 1895-1944 clarinet, leader
Sidney Bechet 1897-1959 clarinet
Willie "The Lion" Smith 1897-1973 piano
Lil Hardin-Armstrong 1898-1971 piano, composer, arranger
Duke Ellington 1899-1974 piano , leader, composer, arranger
Hoagy Carmichael 1899-1981 piano, composer
Edmond Hall 1901-1967 clarinet
Louis Armstrong 1901-1971 cornet, leader, singer
Phil Napoleon 1901-1990 trumpet, leader
Bix Beiderbecke 1903-1931 trumpet, composer
Earl "Fatha" Hines 1903-1983 piano, composer
1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s  
Fats Waller 1904-1943 piano, leader, composer
Jimmy Dorsey 1904-1957 clarinet, alto sax, leader
Count Basie 1904-1984 piano, leade, composer, arranger
Jess Stacy 1904-1994 piano
Tommy Dorsey 1905-1956 trombone, trumpet, leader
Eddie Condon 1905-1973 banjo, leader
Joe Sullivan 1906-1971 piano
"Wild Bill" Davison 1906-1989 trumpet
Cab Calloway 1907-1994 drums, leader, singer
John Kirby 1908-1952 bass, leader
Art Tatum 1909-1956 piano
Johnny Mercer 1909-1976 songwriter
Benny Goodman 1909-1986 clarinet, leader
Bud Freeman 1909-1991 tenor sax
Artie Shaw 1910-2004 clarinet, leader, composer, arranger
Teddy Wilson 1912-1986 piano
Bob Haggart 1914-1998 bass
Bobby Hackett 1915-1976 trumpet
Peanuts Hucko 1918-2003 clarinet
Ralph Sutton 1922-2001 piano
Ruby Braff 1927-2003 trumpet
Kenny Davern 1935-2006 clarinet
1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s  

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