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Charles Ellsworth Russell, much better known by his nickname Pee Wee Russell, (27 March 1906 - 15 February 1969) was a jazz musician. Early in his career he played clarinet and saxophones, but eventually focused solely on clarinet.

Russell was born in Maplewood, Missouri and grew up in Muskogee, Oklahoma. In Muskogee about 1919 his father took young Ellsworth to a dance given by the then famous touring band The Louisiana…

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  • my sweet Pee Wee
  • his clarinet sounds like he used to hide it in a sand castle.....ha.....(i don't know what that means)..
  • two! pee wee's impulse record (Ask Me Now!) is not bad!
  • poor pee wee has no shouts

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