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Tony Pastor

For the Victorian era impresario of the same name, see Tony Pastor.

Tony Pastor (born Antonio Pestritto; October 26, 1907 – October 31, 1969) was an Italian American novelty singer and tenor saxophonist.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 26th, 1907 (Middletown), Died October 31st, 1969 (New London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1953

Roles Represented in DAHR: saxophone, director, vocalist, clarinet, tenor saxophone, leader

Notes: Pseudonym for Tony Pastor on NBC Thesaurus transcription discs. Real name: Antonio Pestritto.

Recordings (Results 76-100 of 168 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-042758 10-in. 9/28/1939 Without a dream to my name Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-043316 10-in. 10/26/1939 Love is here Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-043317 10-in. 10/26/1939 All in fun Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-043318 10-in. 10/26/1939 All the things you are Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-043319 10-in. 10/26/1939 You're a lucky guy Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Tony Pastor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-043367 10-in. 11/9/1939 Shadows Artie Shaw Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-043368 10-in. 11/9/1939 I didn't know what time it was Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-043369 10-in. 11/9/1939 Do I love you Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-043370 10-in. 11/9/1939 When love beckoned (In 52nd Street) Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-046460 10-in. 1/18/1940 Dance with a dolly (with a hole in her stocking) Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor BS-046461 10-in. 1/18/1940 The rhymin' game Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet director, vocalist  
Victor BS-046462 10-in. 1/18/1940 Watching the clock Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-046463 10-in. 1/18/1940 Under the woo-woo tree Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor BS-047725 10-in. 2/29/1940 Nothing but you Bob Carroll ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-047726 10-in. 2/29/1940 It never entered my mind Kay Foster ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal solo director  
Victor BS-047727 10-in. 2/29/1940 Let's have another one Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor BS-047728 10-in. 2/29/1940 Allegre conga Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor PBS-049683 10-in. 5/13/1940 Louisiana Purchase Kay Foster ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal solo director  
Victor PBS-049684 10-in. 5/13/1940 The Lord done fixed up my soul Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor PBS-049685 10-in. 5/13/1940 On a simmery summery day Kay Foster ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal solo director  
Victor PBS-049686 10-in. 5/13/1940 I bought a wooden whistle Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor BS-056158 10-in. 9/23/1940 I want to live Johnny McAfee ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-056159 10-in. 9/23/1940 You're nearer Three Boys and a Girl ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal quartet director  
Victor BS-056160 10-in. 9/23/1940 Let's do it (Let's fall in love) Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor BS-056161 10-in. 9/23/1940 Ready, get set, jump Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
(Results 76-100 of 168 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Pastor, Tony," accessed October 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103834.

Pastor, Tony. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103834.

"Pastor, Tony." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103834

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