Excellent detective work!

by Albert Haim

The digitallibrary.tulane.edu website gives

Title
Jean Goldkette's Victor Orchestra
Date
1927-03-01
Description
Front row: Don Murray, Danny Polo, Doc Ryker (reeds); Chris Fletcher, Jack McGay (violins and reeds); Howdy Quicksell, [bj]; Rear: Newell Willcox, William Rank (trombones); Bix Beiderbecke, Ray Lodwig, Fred Farrar (trumpets); Marlin Skiles, [p], Frank Trumbauer, standing and leaning on p; Steve Brown, [b], and Chauncey Morehouse, [d] are at far rear., Graystone Ballroom c.

Evans and Evans also give Graystone Ballroom.

A photo of Jack McGay in
http://www.americanradiohistory.com/Archive-Station-Albums/WJR-Book-of-Personalities.pdf
"Jack plays the violin ... as the phrase of the day has it ... a sweet violin."

Albert
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Posted on Jan 8, 2018, 7:10 AM

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