Dorothy Donegan

Jazz pianist Dorothy Donegan, 1922-1998

Jazz pianist Dorothy Donegan, 1922-1998

We were unfamiliar with Dorothy Donegan’s music until we came across a recording of hers on Craig’s List. A classically trained musician, she was one of the finest jazz pianists of her generation. Learn more about her career, which spanned 60 years, on Wikipedia.

The Recordings

Piano Boogie

 record label Group: Dorothy Donegan
Label: Bluebird Matrix Number: Bluebird (B-8979b)
Record Type: Double sided 10 inch 78 RPM
Date Recorded: December 1941
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Dorothy’s last name is misspelled on the label as “Donigan.”

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Everyday Blues

 record label Group: Dorothy Donegan
Label: Bluebird Matrix Number: Bluebird (B-8979a)
Record Type: Double sided 10 inch 78 RPM
Date Recorded: December 1941
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Notes:

Dorothy’s last name is misspelled on the label as “Donigan.”

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