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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 Hollywood

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1941

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

Recordings (Results 226-250 of 607 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W143448 10-in. 2/7/1927 The cat University Six Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W143482 10-in. 2/16/1927 The cat Harry Reser's Syncopators ; Tom Stacks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W143957 10-in. 4/12/1927 Why couldn't it be poor little me? Mary Flood Gates Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia W144018 10-in. 4/10/1927 Pleading Leo Reisman Orchestra ; Harry Maxfield Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Columbia W144142 10-in. 5/13/1927 Pleading Jimmy Kern ; Lou Gold Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Columbia W144145 10-in. 5/13/1927 Pleading Colin O'More Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia W144532 10-in. 8/3/1927 The spell o' the moon Jack Major Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia W144559 10-in. 8/24/1927 When I look at you Paul Specht Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W145484 10-in. 1/7/1928 There's somebody new The Harmonians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W146598 10-in. 6/29/1928 Down where the sun goes down Arthur Ross and his Westerners ; Arthur Fields Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W146603 10-in. 6/29/1928 Down where the sun goes down Ipana Troubadours ; Sam Lanin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W146731 10-in. 7/13/1928 Down where the sun goes down Charles W. Hamp Male vocal solo, with cornet and piano songwriter  
Columbia W148043 10-in. 3/7/1929 On the Alamo Art Gillham Male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W148053 10-in. 3/11/1929 On the Alamo Leo Reisman Orchestra ; Leo Reisman Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W148071 10-in. 3/14/1929 On the Alamo Arthur Ross and his Westerners ; Irving Kaufman Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W148775 10-in. 7/2/1929 Song of the blues Tom Frawley ; Golden Gate Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W148866 10-in. 8/12/1929 Song of the blues The Knickerbockers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W149806 10-in. 2/5/1930 I'll see you in my dreams Cliff Edwards Male vocal solo, with ukulele and jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W149885 10-in. 4/22/1931 My cradle sweetheart Henri Gendron's Ambassadors Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo composer  
Columbia W150646 10-in. 7/10/1930 What's the use? Paul Specht Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W150705 10-in. 8/13/1930 What's the use? Tom Frawley ; Lloyd Keating and his Music Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W151836 10-in. 10/8/1931 I wouldn't change you for the world Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W152242 10-in. 7/27/1932 If you were only mine Enric Madriguera Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W152247 10-in. 8/1/1932 I can't believe it's true The Four New Yorkers ; Frances Langford Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W152252 10-in. 8/5/1932 I can't believe it's true Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal quartet songwriter  
(Results 226-250 of 607 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jones, Isham," accessed October 30, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103286.

Jones, Isham. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 30, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103286.

"Jones, Isham." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 30 October 2020.

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

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