B. G. De Sylva
George Gard "Buddy" DeSylva (January 27, 1895 – July 11, 1950) was an American songwriter, film producer and record executive. He wrote or co-wrote many popular songs and along with Johnny Mercer and Glenn Wallichs, he founded Capitol Records.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 27th, 1895 (New York City), Died July 11th, 1950 (Hollywood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1942
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer, arranger
Notes: Sometimes listed as Bud or Buddy De Sylva.
Recordings (Results 76-100 of 853 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-39570||10-in.||8/16/1927||Broadway||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-39595||10-in.||9/2/1927||Just a memory||Cooper Lawley ; Harold Yates||Male vocal duet, with piano and pipe organ||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-39637||10-in.||7/8/1927||Broken hearted||Aileen Stanley||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-39653||10-in.||7/13/1927||Manhattan Mary||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-39943||10-in.||8/5/1927||Baby feet go pitter patter (Cross my floor)||Aileen Stanley||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-40137||10-in.||9/29/1927||The best things in life are free||Franklyn Baur||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-40514||10-in.||10/26/1927||The varsity song||The Revelers||Male vocal quartet, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||CVE-40570||12-in.||11/14/1927||Just a memory||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Concert Orchestra||Orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-41188||10-in.||12/20/1927||Here am I, broken-hearted||Melville Gideon||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-41563||10-in.||1/19/1928||Together||Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-41566||10-in.||1/20/1928||Together||Franklyn Baur||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||CVE-41635||12-in.||1/21/1928||Together||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||PBVE-42127||10-in.||3/27/1928||The varsity drag||Edna Fischer||Piano solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43107||10-in.||2/23/1928||Without you, sweetheart||Johnny Marvin ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||CVE-43533||12-in.||4/5/1928||Selections from 'Good news'||Arden-Ohman Orchestra ; Victor Arden ; Phil Ohman||Piano duet, with orchestra and male vocal chorus and soloist||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43569||10-in.||4/16/1928||Sorry for me||Walter O'Keefe||Male vocal solo, with piano and guitar||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43635||10-in.||4/16/1928||Without you, sweetheart||Gene Austin||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43798||10-in.||5/15/1928||Sorry for me||Charlie Fry ; Million Dollar Pier Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43916||10-in.||4/25/1928||When day is done||Hallie Stiles||Female vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43926||10-in.||4/27/1928||Good news||Juan Pulido||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43972||10-in.||5/11/1928||Mammy is gone||The Revelers||Male vocal quartet, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BAVE-44414||10-in.||Winter 1929||Unidos||Libertad Lamarque||Female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-45355||10-in.||6/12/1928||Pieśń Bajadera||Paweł Faut||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-45627||10-in.||6/12/1928||Pickin' cotton||George Olsen and his Music||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-45640||10-in.||6/18/1928||I'm on the crest of a wave||George Olsen and his Music||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "De Sylva, B. G.," accessed February 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102287.
De Sylva, B. G.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102287.
"De Sylva, B. G.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 February 2021.
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