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 27, 1895 (New York City), Died July 11, 1950 (Hollywood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1950
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer, arranger
Notes: Sometimes listed as Bud or Buddy De Sylva.
= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
Recordings (Results 201-225 of 903 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||PBVE-275||10-in.||4/22/1927||Mine||Horace Heidt Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-023504||10-in.||5/27/1938||When day is done||Barrelhouse Barons ; Inez Cavanaugh ; Timme Rosenkrantz||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||CS-026851||12-in.||9/9/1938||Sally||Leonard W. Joy ; Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal soloists, with orchestra and vocal ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-026908||10-in.||9/8/1938||A kiss in the dark||Lewis White||Mixed vocal chorus, with violin, organ, and harp||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-028338||10-in.||10/28/1938||When day is done||Les Brown Orchestra ; Miriam Shaw||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-035729||10-in.||4/10/1939||Wishing (Will make it so)||Ray Eberle ; Glenn Miller Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist, composer|
|Victor||PBS-036072||10-in.||3/24/1939||Wishing (Will make it so)||Skinnay Ennis Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist, composer|
|Victor||BS-036808||10-in.||4/25/1939||Alabamy bound||Smoothies||Mixed vocal trio, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-036810||10-in.||4/25/1939||You're an old smoothie||Smoothies||Mixed vocal trio, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||PBS-042554||10-in.||3/7/1940||A kiss in the dark||Kenny Baker ; David Broekman||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-044657||10-in.||1/23/1940||Alabamy bound||Frank Flynn ; Ted Fiorito Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-046156||10-in.||1/3/1940||When day is done||Coleman Hawkins' All-Star Octet||Jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-047721||10-in.||2/28/1940||Do it again||Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Mary Ann Mercer||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-058246||10-in.||12/10/1940||Somebody loves me||Dinah Shore||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-067530||10-in.||8/5/1941||Yoo-hoo||Tony Pastor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-067552||10-in.||8/11/1941||The birth of the blues||Bea Wain||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-067787||10-in.||9/11/1941||The birth of the blues||Ruth Gaylor ; Teddy Powell Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-067934||10-in.||9/26/1941||Somebody loves me||The Pied Pipers ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-071662||10-in.||1/23/1942||When day is done||Don Cornell ; McFarland Twins Orchestra ; Norton Sisters ; Twin Choir||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo, female vocal quartet, and vocal ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-071760||10-in.||2/2/1942||Somebody loves me||LEVINE (Henry) and his STRICTLY FROM DIXIE JAZZ BAND||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||E0VB-5521||10-in.||8/23/1950||Birth of the blues||Chester "Chet" Atkins ; Guitar Pickers (Chet Atkins)||Electric guitar solo, with string band||lyricist|
|Victor||D5VB-0293||10-in.||6/8/1945||A kiss in the dark||Dick Leibert||Organ, with harp||lyricist|
|Victor||D5VB-0294||10-in.||6/8/1945||When day is done||Dick Leibert||Instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||PD6VB-2404||10-in.||6/24/1946||When day is done||Mischa Borr ; Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra||Instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||D6VB-2841||10-in.||9/11/1946||Somebody loves me||Erskine Hawkins Orchestra ; Erskine Hawkins||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "De Sylva, B. G.," accessed August 9, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102287.
De Sylva, B. G.. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 9, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102287.
"De Sylva, B. G.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 9 August 2022.
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