Jack Payne

John Wesley Vivian "Jack" Payne (22 August 1899 – 4 December 1969) was a British dance music bandleader who established his reputation during the British dance band era of the 1930s.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 22nd, 1899 (Royal Leamington Spa), Died December 4th, 1969 (London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1931

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-67784 10-in. 1/12/1931 Blue Pacific moonlight Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (Hawaiian) songwriter  
Columbia W151208 10-in. 1/13/1931 Blue Pacific moonlight Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
OKeh W404843 10-in. 2/10/1931 Blue Pacific moonlight Phil Dannenberg Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E35736 10-in. 12/11/1930 Blue Pacific moonlight Harper Brothers Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick E35883 10-in. 12/29/1930 Blue Pacific moonlight Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal duet songwriter  
Brunswick E35895-E35896 10-in. 1/6/1931 Blue Pacific moonlight Castlewood Marimba Band Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Payne, Jack," accessed October 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103173.

Payne, Jack. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103173.

"Payne, Jack." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103173

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