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Bea Wain

Beatrice Ruth Wain (April 30, 1917 – August 19, 2017) was an American Big Band-era singer and radio personality born in the Bronx, New York City. She had a number of hits with Larry Clinton and his Orchestra. After her marriage she and her husband became involved in radio, helming a show titled "Mr. and Mrs. Music".

Birth and Death Data: Born April 30, 1917 (New York City), Died August 19, 2017 (Beverly Hills)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, lyricist

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Recordings (Results 51-75 of 110 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-027258 10-in. 10/6/1938 Who blew out the flame? Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-027260 10-in. 10/6/1938 It took a million years Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-027261 10-in. 10/6/1938 I kissed you in a dream last night (Do you mind) Larry Clinton Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-027262 10-in. 10/6/1938 After looking at you Larry Clinton Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-028946 10-in. 11/11/1938 Variety is the spice of life Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Ford Leary ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet vocalist  
Victor BS-028947 10-in. 11/11/1938 My heart belongs to Daddy Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-028948 10-in. 11/11/1938 Most gentlemen don't like love Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-030372 10-in. 12/8/1938 Are you in the mood for mischief? Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-030374 10-in. 12/8/1938 Lullaby Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-030376 10-in. 12/8/1938 Over the rainbow Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-030474 10-in. 12/23/1938 It's a lonely trail (When you're travelin' all alone) Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-030475 10-in. 12/23/1938 Deep purple Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-030477 10-in. 12/23/1938 Please come out of your dreams Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-031808 10-in. 1/20/1939 I want my share of love Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-031809 10-in. 1/20/1939 I've got a little list Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-031810 10-in. 1/20/1939 Don't look now Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Ford Leary ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet vocalist  
Victor BS-031811 10-in. 1/20/1939 I get along without you very well (Except sometimes) Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-031812 10-in. 1/20/1939 The masquerade is over (I'm afraid) Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor BS-038251 10-in. 7/11/1939 Glad to be unhappy Walter Gross ; Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-038252 10-in. 7/11/1939 Oh! You crazy moon Walter Gross ; Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-038253 10-in. 7/11/1939 Stormy weather (Keeps rainin' all the time) Walter Gross ; Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-038254 10-in. 7/11/1939 Go fly a kite! Walter Gross ; Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-043313 10-in. 10/25/1939 I didn't know what time it was Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-043314 10-in. 10/25/1939 Make with the kisses Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-043957 10-in. 12/5/1939 Blue rain Walter Gross ; Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
(Results 51-75 of 110 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wain, Bea," accessed February 3, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102209.

Wain, Bea. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 3, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102209.

"Wain, Bea." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 3 February 2023.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102209

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