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Isham Jones

Isham Edgar Jones (January 31, 1894 – October 19, 1956) was an American bandleader, saxophonist, bassist and songwriter.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 31st, 1894 (Coalton), Died October 19th, 1956 (Hollywood)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, leader, director, songwriter, lyricist, saxophone, arranger

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 611 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-23166 10-in. 9/22/1919 Meet me in Bubble Land Charles Hart ; Elliott Shaw Male vocal duet, with violin, bells, and orchestra composer  
Victor B-23299 10-in. 10/15/1919 Oh what a pal was Mary Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-26801 10-in. 7/17/1922 On the Alamo Roy Bargy ; Benson Orchestra of Chicago Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-27236 10-in. 12/15/1922 Ivy (Cling to me) Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-27823 10-in. 4/12/1923 Swingin' down the lane Great White Way Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-28260 10-in. 7/9/1923 Indiana moon The Troubadours Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-28407 10-in. 7/20/1923 What could be sweeter Benson Orchestra of Chicago ; Don Bestor Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-28672 10-in. 10/17/1923 Indiana moon Claire Brookhurst ; Lewis James Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-28751 10-in. 10/17/1923 Broken hearted melody The Troubadours Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-29160 10-in. 12/27/1923 Shanghai lullaby Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-29183 10-in. 1/4/1924 The one I love (Belongs to somebody else) Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-29473 10-in. 2/18/1924 The one I love (Belongs to somebody else) Shannon Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-29779 10-in. 4/8/1924 It had to be you Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-29818 10-in. 3/31/1924 Spain Jack Chapman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-29832 10-in. 4/3/1924 Never again Paul Biese Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-29864 10-in. 4/8/1924 Indiana moon John McCormack Tenor vocal solo, with violin and orchestra composer  
Victor B-29933 10-in. 4/24/1924 Spain Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor C-29957 12-in. 5/2/1924 Where is that old girl of mine? Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-30247 10-in. 6/5/1924 It had to be you Billy Murray ; Aileen Stanley Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-30948 10-in. 9/29/1924 Some other day, some other girl Benson Orchestra of Chicago ; Don Bestor Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-31149 10-in. 11/8/1924 At the end of a winding lane Jack Chapman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor B-31525 10-in. 12/16/1924 Gotta getta girl Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-31534 10-in. 12/19/1924 I'll see you in my dreams Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-31541 10-in. 12/23/1924 Insufficient sweetie Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with piano, ukulele, and kazoo composer  
Victor B-31691 10-in. 1/21/1925 Insufficient sweetie Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band composer  
(Results 1-25 of 611 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jones, Isham," accessed December 2, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103286.

Jones, Isham. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 2, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103286.

"Jones, Isham." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 2 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103286

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