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 101-110 of 110 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-067505 10-in. 7/29/1941 God bless' the child Deep River Boys ; Bea Wain Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-067506 10-in. 7/29/1941 Sometimes I feel like a motherless child Deep River Boys ; Bea Wain Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-067507 10-in. 7/29/1941 Tattletale Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-067508 10-in. 7/29/1941 You'll never know Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-067552 10-in. 8/11/1941 The birth of the blues Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor BS-068399 10-in. 12/10/1941 That's how I love the blues Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Victor BS-068600 10-in. 12/10/1941 Ev'ry time Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Victor BS-068601 10-in. 12/10/1941 The lady who walks alone Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Victor BS-068602 10-in. 12/10/1941 Hello, my lover, goodbye Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Victor BS-068630 10-in. 12/13/1941 Baby mine Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
(Results 101-110 of 110 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wain, Bea," accessed January 26, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102209.

Wain, Bea. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 26, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102209.

"Wain, Bea." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 26 January 2023.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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