Arodin (ne Arnondin), Sidney Joseph 29.mar.1901-6.feb.1948 USA Louisiana, Westwego - New Orleans
jazz clarinetist, 1918 he moved with his parents to 426 Henry Clay Avenue New Orleans, on his WWI draft 1918 he gave his birth as 29.mar.1900, he played on Mississipi riverboats, 1922 residing at 1116 North Tonti Street in New Orleans, 1922-1925 played in the Original New Orleans Jazz Band in New York City, 1930 toured with the New Orleans Swing Kings, 1934 played in the Louis Prima Band and the New Orleans Rhythm Kings in New York City, 1938-1940 he led his own group in New Orleans, 1941 he became ill and played only sporadically until his death ; son of restaurant owners Victor Joseph Arnondin (Louisiana, Caminadaville 15.dec.1878-13.feb.1957 Westwego) and Seconde Farlina Jambon (Caminadaville 24.nov.1883-29.jan.1959 Westwego)

[Baker 2001 gives his birth name erroneously as Arnondrin]

Title Parts

[L] Lazy river. 1931
composed with Hoagy Carmichael
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra. Columbia 64613

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