Nacio Herb Brown

Ignacio "Nacio" Herb Brown (February 22, 1896 – September 28, 1964) was an American writer of popular songs, movie scores, and Broadway theatre music in the 1920s through the early 1950s.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 22nd, 1896 (Deming), Died September 28th, 1964 (San Francisco)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, songwriter, piano

Recordings (Results 126-150 of 345 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-028949 10-in. 11/11/1938 Temptation Larry Clinton Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-035347 10-in. 3/24/1939 Oriental medley Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor PBS-036379 10-in. 7/28/1939 Paradise Lou Bring ; Dorothy Lamour Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-036810 10-in. 4/25/1939 You're an old smoothie Smoothies Mixed vocal trio, with jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-037160 10-in. 5/31/1939 Paradise Hal Kemp Orchestra ; Nan Wynn Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-038160 10-in. 7/28/1939 The moon is low Terry Allen ; Larry Clinton Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-038202 10-in. 6/27/1939 Pagan love song Glenn Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-040694 10-in. 8/29/1939 Good morning Rose Blane ; Californians ; Abe Lyman Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-041479 10-in. 9/20/1939 Good morning Kaydets ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band, with vocal trio composer  
Victor BS-044603 10-in. 1/12/1940 The moon is low Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band ensemble composer  
Victor BS-044604 10-in. 1/12/1940 The moon is low, part 2 Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band ensemble composer  
Victor BS-048742 10-in. 4/8/1940 My wonderful one, let's dance Bob Chester Orchestra ; Dolores O'Neill Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor PBS-055069 10-in. 9/7/1940 Temptation Artie Shaw Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-058803 10-in. 12/23/1940 You stepped out of a dream Tommy Ryan ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-060367 10-in. 1/23/1941 You stepped out of a dream Barry Wood Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BS-071531 10-in. 10/6/1941 The wedding of the painted doll Lew White Organ solo, with piano, xylophone, and mixed vocal quartet (take 2); with drums (take 1) composer  
Victor BS-Test-2435 10-in. 12/9/1936 Smoke dreams Benny Goodman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 79649 10-in. 1/21/1921 Do you ever think of me? Happy Six Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80083 10-in. 11/28/1921 When Buddha smiles Eddie Elkins' Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80416 10-in. 6/23/1922 The sneak Eddie Elkins' Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W140551 10-in. 4/26/1925 Twilight the stars and you Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W143429 10-in. 3/7/1927 Doll dance Earl Burtnett ; Los Angeles Biltmore Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W144081 10-in. 5/3/1927 The doll dance Constance Mering ; Muriel Pollock Piano duet composer  
Columbia 144144 10-in. 5/13/1927 The doll dance Lou Gold Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W144591 10-in. 8/30/1927 Moonlit waters Franklyn Baur ; Columbians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
(Results 126-150 of 345 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Brown, Nacio Herb," accessed March 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102928.

Brown, Nacio Herb. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102928.

"Brown, Nacio Herb." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 March 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102928

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