Walter O'Keefe

Walter O'Keefe (August 18, 1900 – June 26, 1983) was an American songwriter, actor, syndicated columnist, Broadway composer, radio legend, screenwriter, musical arranger and TV host.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 18, 1900 (Hartford), Died June 26, 1983

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1934

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer, baritone vocal, songwriter

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Recordings (Results 51-63 of 63 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E24201-E24204 10-in. 8/12/1927 I'm gonna dance wit de guy wot brung me Six Jumping Jacks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take E24204) lyricist  
Brunswick E26019-E26020 10-in. 1/14/1928 Henry’s made a lady out of Lizzie Six Jumping Jacks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Brunswick C4367 10-in. 9/16/1929 Little by little Van Fleming Male vocal solo, with clarinet, trumpet, and guitar lyricist  
Brunswick LAE613 10-in. 9/5/1929 Little by little Jesse Stafford Palace Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) lyricist  
Brunswick LAE635 10-in. 10/22/1929 At last I’m in love Earl Burtnett ; Los Angeles Biltmore Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal trio; without vocal (take G) songwriter  
Brunswick LAE636 10-in. 10/22/1929 Red hot rhythm Earl Burtnett ; Los Angeles Biltmore Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) songwriter  
Brunswick LAE866 10-in. 9/4/1930 Hullabaloo Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) lyricist  
Brunswick LAE633-LAE633B 10-in. 10/19/1929 Out of the past Earl Burtnett Biltmore Trio Male vocal trio, with guitars, piano, and harp songwriter  
Brunswick [Br (U.K.) cat 173-a] 10-in. approximately Apr. 1928 Henry’s made a lady out of Lizzie Alice Morley Female vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Edison 11902 10-in. 9/20/1927 I'm gonna dance wit de guy wot brung me Vaughn De Leath ; Jack Kaufman Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 18175 10-in. 1/18/1928 Henry's made a lady out of Lizzie The Happiness Boys ; Dave Kaplan Male vocal duet and dialogue, with piano composer, lyricist  
Edison 18988 10-in. 1/5/1929 Ever since the movies learned to talk Billy Murray and his Melody Men Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison N-679 10-in. 1/5/1929 Ever since the movies learned to talk Merry Melody Men ; Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
(Results 51-63 of 63 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "O'Keefe, Walter," accessed June 24, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101038.

O'Keefe, Walter. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 24, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101038.

"O'Keefe, Walter." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 24 June 2024.

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