Henry ‘Red’ Allen

Newport Jazz Festival July 5, 1959Henry Red Allen Ride Red Ride

Introduction by Willis Conover
Ballin’ The Jack
Yellow Dog Blues
The Price Is Right
Red Allen-trumpet; Buster Bailey- clarinet; J.C. Higginbotham-trombone; Sammy Price-piano;
Kenny Burrell-guitar; Lloyd Trotman- bass; Rufus Speedy Jones-drums.
*Henry ’Red’ Allen Three Classic Albums Plus- Avid Jazz- liner notes

HENRY ‘Red’ ALLEN World On A String
New York City produced by Fred Reynolds

March 21,1957
Love Is Just Around The Corner                                      H2JB-2698
Let Me Miss You, Baby                                                       H2JB-2699
Ride, Red, Ride                                                                    H2JB-2700

March 27,1957
‘SWonderful                                                                          H2JB-2815
I Cover The Waterfront                                                       H2JB-2816
St. James Infirmary                                                             H2JB-2817
Algiers Bounce                                                                      H2JB-2818

St. James Infirmary

April 10, 1957
Love Me Or Leave Me                                                          H2JB-3382
I’ve Got The World On A String                                         H2JB-3383
Ain’t She Sweet                                                                      H2JB-3384
Sweet Lorraine                                                                       H2Jb-3385

Henry ‘Red’ Allen’s All Stars
Allen-trumpet; J.C. Higginbotham-trombone; Buster Bailey- clarinet;
Coleman Hawkins-tenor sax; Marty Napoleon-piano; Everett Barksdale-guitar
Lloyd Trotman- bass; Cozy Cole-drums
**Henry ‘Red’ Allen World On A String – 1991 BMG Music- liner notes
***Ride, Red, Ride In Hi-Fi 1957 RCA Victor LPM-1509 – liner notes


July 8, 1954 Sat. 8-9 P.M CBS TV Tommy & Jimmy Dorsey Stage Show
Henry Red Allen & His Metropole All Stars – You tube

When The Saints Go Marching In
Red Allen- trumpet; Herb Fleming- trombone; Buster Bailey-clarinet; Claude Hopkins-piano; Lloyd Trotman-bass; Cozy Cole- drums.

Sweet Lorraine


Stratford Shakespearean Festival Avon Theatre
Stratford, Ontario July 23, 1958
Henry ‘Red’ Allen and His All-Stars
Buster Bailey- clarinet; Coleman Hawkins-tenor sax; Henry ’Red’ Allen-trumpet; Jay C. Higginbotham-trombone;
Claude Hopkins-piano; Lloyd Trotman-bass; ”Cozy” Cole-drums
**Program Brochure

Henry “Red” Allen and His All Stars
Bermuda April 20-25,1953
* Lloyd Trotman’s Financial Record Book 1953
**Newspaper clipping among Lloyd Trotman’s papers

Henry ‘Red’ Allen and His All Stars
Metropole April 27- May 1, 1953 May 10-August 29, 1954
*Lloyd Trotman’s Financial Record Book 1954