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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 151-168 of 168 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-071904 10-in. 2/12/1942 Not mine Eugenie Baird ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-071905 10-in. 2/12/1942 The mem'ry of this dance Eugenie Baird ; Johnny McAfee ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-071906 10-in. 2/12/1942 Tell it to a star Eugenie Baird ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-071907 10-in. 2/12/1942 That ain't the way I dreamed it Johnny McAfee ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-073436 10-in. 3/16/1942 Dear little boy of mine Eugenie Baird ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-073437 10-in. 3/16/1942 Fightin' Doug MacArthur Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director, vocalist, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-073438 10-in. 3/16/1942 Full moon Eugenie Baird ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-073439 10-in. 3/16/1942 Obey your air raid warden Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director, vocalist, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-074384 10-in. 6/1/1942 Ain't misbehavin' (I'm savin' my love for you) Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-074385 10-in. 6/1/1942 Brother Bill Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director, vocalist  
Victor BS-074795 10-in. 7/31/1942 I'm getting tired so I can sleep Eugenie Baird ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-074796 10-in. 7/31/1942 Hey, Mabel! Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor BS-074797 10-in. 7/31/1942 Soft-hearted Eugenie Baird ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-074798 10-in. 7/31/1942 Massachussetts Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Decca 84729 6/18/1953 By the waters of Minnetonka Tony Pastor and his Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, vocalist  
Decca 84730 6/18/1953 Giuseppe's serenade song Tony Pastor and his Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, vocalist  
Decca 84731 6/18/1953 Stringbean boy Tony Pastor and his Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, vocalist  
Decca 84732 6/18/1953 Off again, on again blues Tony Pastor and his Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, vocalist  
(Results 151-168 of 168 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Pastor, Tony," accessed October 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103834.

Pastor, Tony. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103834.

"Pastor, Tony." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 October 2021.

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

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