James P. Warburg

James Paul Warburg (August 18, 1896 – June 3, 1969) was a German-born American banker. He was well known for being the financial adviser to Franklin D. Roosevelt. His father was banker Paul Warburg, member of the Warburg family and "father" of the Federal Reserve system. After World War II, Warburg helped organize the Society for the Prevention of World War III in support of the Morgenthau Plan.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 18th, 1896 (Hamburg), Died Washington, D.C.

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-55638 10-in. 7/31/1929 Can't we be friends? Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-64304 10-in. 10/8/1930 Fine and dandy Frank Luther ; Victor Arden-Phil Ohman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-64305 10-in. 10/8/1930 Can this be love? Frank Luther ; Victor Arden-Phil Ohman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-Test-417 10-in. 6/5/1929 Can't we be friends? Libby Holman Female vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W148957 10-in. 8/30/1929 Can't we be friends? The Diplomats Vocal ensemble, with alto saxophone and piano-accordion lyricist  
Columbia W149066 10-in. 9/27/1929 Can't we be friends? Bing Crosby Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia W149481 10-in. 11/22/1929 Can't we be friends? The Georgians ; Johnny Morris Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W150872 10-in. 10/10/1930 Can this be love? Ipana Troubadours ; Sam Lanin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh W402946 10-in. 9/11/1929 Can't we be friends? Smith Ballew Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh W404543 10-in. 11/7/1930 Can this be love? Dorsey Brothers Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick E30829 10-in. Sept. 1929 Can’t we be friends? Libby Holman Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick E30533-E30534 10-in. 9/6/1929 Can’t we be friends? Five Pennies ; Red Nichols Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Warburg, James P.," accessed September 18, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102122.

Warburg, James P.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 18, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102122.

"Warburg, James P.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 18 September 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102122

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