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The ALBUM INDEX provides a detailed description of all albums containing the recordings of Charlie Christian.
Listed by the name of the album Label, it is divided into seven sections based on the first letter of the label name.



Go to Albums A thru B

Go to Albums C thru C

Go to Albums D thru I

Go to Albums J thru L

Go to Albums M thru M

Go to Albums N thru S

Go to Albums T thru Z


The first line lists the label, catalog number, format (see below), country of issue (see below), year of issue.  The second line provides the album title.  Total time is listed for those CDs where Charlie Christian appears on all tracks.  The tunes on the album are then listed in track order.

Tunes on which Charles solos or has a prominent role are listed in all-caps;  those on which he is solely on rhythm guitar are not;  tracks on which CC does not appear are not listed.  Playing time for individual tracks (on the later entries) are those listed on the liner notes or as detected by my CD player.  Matrices are assigned to each take by the studios at each session (usually)—if no suffix is assigned, I have used the last letters of the alphabet in the order they were recorded (if known) with partial takes identified by small letters and complete takes by capital letters.  Tracks noted as incomplete are those where a more complete recording is known to exist—it does not necessarily mean they are partial recordings—the omitted parts are explained in the “Solography” and “Tunes” sections.




CD Compact Disc
EP 7"  45-rpm Extended Play Phonograph Record
LP 12"  33.3-rpm Long Playing Phonograph Record
10 10"  33.3-rpm Long Playing Phonograph Record
45 7"  45-rpm Phonograph Record
78 10"  78-rpm Phonograph Record Album


AND Andorra
AUL Australia
AUT Austria
CAN Canada
DEN Denmark
ENG England  (UK)
ESP Spain
FRA France
GER Germany
ITA Italy
JPN Japan
NED The Netherlands  (Holland)
POR Portugal
SCO Scotland
SUI Switzerland
SWE Sweden
USA United States of America


This page last updated on  Thursday, December 01, 2016

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