Arthur Kent

Arthur Kent (New York City July 2, 1920 - Florence, SC January 26, 2009) was an American composer of popular songs, many of which he wrote in collaboration with lyricist Sylvia Dee.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 2nd, 1920, Died January 26th, 2009

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1941 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-060992 10-in. 3/20/1941 We go well together Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Tommy Taylor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-062746 10-in. 3/7/1941 We go well together Four Belles ; Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band and female vocal quartet songwriter  
Victor BS-064016 10-in. 4/3/1941 We go well together Jack Palmer ; Jan Savitt ; Top Hatters ; The Toppers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble composer  
Victor BS-075073 10-in. 6/5/1942 Wonder when my baby's coming home Nancy Norman ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kent, Arthur," accessed July 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102230.

Kent, Arthur. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102230.

"Kent, Arthur." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102230

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