Johnny De Droit was a popular cornetist who played at fashionable hotels, restaurants and parties in New Orleans in the 1920s.

Title Recording Date Recording Location Company
Brown Eyes
(Johnny De Droit)
3-16-1924 New Orleans, Louisiana Okeh
40192
Eccentric
(J. Russel Robinson)
10-29-1924 New Orleans, Louisiana Okeh
40240-A
Lucky Kentucky
(Ray Henderson)
1-12-1925 New York, New York Okeh
40285-B
New Orleans Blues
(Johnny De Droit)
3-15-1924 New Orleans, Louisiana Okeh
40090-B
Nobody Knows Blues
(Johnny De Droit / McNamara)
3-15-1924 New Orleans, Louisiana Okeh
40150-A
Number Two Blues
(Johnny De Droit)
3-16-1924 New Orleans, Louisiana Okeh
40150-B
Panama
(William H. Tyers)
3-15-1924 New Orleans, Louisiana Okeh
40240-B
The Swing
(Johnny De Droit)
3-16-1924 New Orleans, Louisiana Okeh
40090-A
When My Sugar Walks Down The Street (All The Little Birdies Go, "Tweet, Tweet, Tweet")
(Gene Austin / Jimmy McHugh / Irving Mills)
1-12-1925 New York, New York Okeh
40285-A
Artist Instrument
Frank Cuny Piano
Paul De Droit Drums
Johnny De Droit Cornet, Leader
Frank Froeba Piano
Rudy Levy Alto Saxophone
George Potter Banjo
Henry Raymond Clarinet
Ellis Stratakos Trombone