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Charlie Barnet

Charles Daly Barnet (October 26, 1913 – September 4, 1991) was an American jazz saxophonist, composer, and bandleader.

His major recordings were "Skyliner", "Cherokee", "The Wrong Idea", "Scotch and Soda", "In a Mizz", and "Southland Shuffle".

Birth and Death Data: Born October 26th, 1913 (New York City), Died September 4th, 1991 (San Diego)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1946

Roles Represented in DAHR: director, saxophone, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, composer, vocalist, songwriter, leader, arranger, baritone saxophone

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 196 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-010135 10-in. 5/7/1937 You're looking for romance (I'm looking for love) Kurt Bloom ; Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-010136 10-in. 5/7/1937 Love is a merry-go-round Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Kathleen Lane Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone, director  
Victor BS-010137 10-in. 5/7/1937 A sailboat in the moonlight Kurt Bloom ; Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-010138 10-in. 5/7/1937 He walked right in (Turned around and walked right out again) Kurt Bloom ; Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Kathleen Lane Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet instrumentalist, saxophone, director  
Victor BS-031536 10-in. 1/20/1939 I get along without you very well (Except sometimes) Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone, director  
Victor BS-031537 10-in. 1/20/1939 I'm prayin' humble Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-031538 10-in. 1/20/1939 Tin roof blues Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-031539 10-in. 1/20/1939 Knockin' at the famous door Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer, director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-033901 10-in. 2/24/1939 The gal from Joe's Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, saxophone, director  
Victor BS-033902 10-in. 2/24/1939 Where can she be? Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-033903 10-in. 2/24/1939 Jump session Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-033904 10-in. 2/24/1939 I wouldn't give that for love Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-033905 10-in. 2/24/1939 A new moon and an old serenade Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-033906 10-in. 2/24/1939 Swing Street strut Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer, director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-035051 10-in. 3/17/1939 In a mizz Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter, instrumentalist, saxophone, director  
Victor BS-035052 10-in. 3/17/1939 Night song Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-035053 10-in. 3/17/1939 Class will tell Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-035054 10-in. 3/17/1939 Some like it hot Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-035559 10-in. 4/5/1939 Strange enchantment Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone, director  
Victor BS-035560 10-in. 4/5/1939 Asleep or awake Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-035561 10-in. 4/5/1939 Only a rose Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-035562 10-in. 4/5/1939 S'posin' Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-035563 10-in. 4/5/1939 Echoes of Harlem Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-035564 10-in. 4/5/1939 Scotch and soda Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer, director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor PBS-036482 10-in. 9/10/1939 The duke's idea Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, saxophone, composer  
(Results 26-50 of 196 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Barnet, Charlie," accessed March 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103503.

Barnet, Charlie. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103503.

"Barnet, Charlie." 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/103503

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