Jimmie Grier

Birth and Death Data: Born 1902 (Pittsburgh), Died 1959

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, director, saxophone, lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor MVR-52026 16-in. 4/23/1929 The big squawk Gus Arnheim Orchestra Motion picture soundtrack : Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor MVR-52027 16-in. 4/23/1929 The big squawk Gus Arnheim Orchestra Motion picture soundtrack : Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor MVR-52028 16-in. 4/23/1929 The big squawk Gus Arnheim Orchestra Motion picture soundtrack : Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor PBVE-68346 10-in. 3/28/1932 One hour with you Cocoanut Grove Orchestra ; Jimmie Grier ; Donald Novis Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-68347 10-in. 3/28/1932 I've paid for love Cocoanut Grove Orchestra ; Jimmie Grier ; Dick Webster Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-68348 10-in. 3/28/1932 Music in the moonlight Cocoanut Grove Orchestra ; Jimmie Grier ; Donald Novis Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, songwriter  
Victor PBVE-68349 10-in. 3/28/1932 Bon voyage to your ship of dreams Cocoanut Grove Orchestra ; Jimmie Grier ; Donald Novis Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter, director  
Victor PBVE-68396 10-in. 10/29/1932 Here lies love Ray Hendricks ; Jimmie Grier Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-68397 10-in. 10/29/1932 Second hand heart (For sale) Gogo De Lys ; Jimmie Grier Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-68398 10-in. 10/29/1932 Cannot tell you why Ray Hendricks ; Jimmie Grier Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-68399 10-in. 10/29/1932 I can depend on you Jimmie Grier Orchestra ; Dick Webster Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter, director  
Victor ESHQ-72877 8-in. 6/13/1932 Remember, cherie Gloria Palace Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-85010 10-in. 11/12/1934 The object of my affection Lee Bennett ; Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-86441 10-in. 12/13/1934 The object of my affection Rhythm Kings Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BVE-87636 10-in. 1/19/1935 The object of my affection The Harmonettes Female vocal trio, with piano songwriter  
Victor BVE-87646 10-in. 1/21/1935 Don't be afraid to tell your mother Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Marion Nichols Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-88784 10-in. 3/6/1935 What's the reason (I'm not pleasin' you) Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-94377 10-in. 8/8/1935 What's the reason (I'm not pleasin' you) Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with guitar and mandolin lyricist  
Victor PBS-09680 10-in. 9/5/1937 The object of my affections Lionel Hampton Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W144722 10-in. 9/30/1927 Romance Isle Cole McElroy's Spanish Ball Room Band ; Jimmie Davis Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Grier, Jimmie," accessed April 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103884.

Grier, Jimmie. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103884.

"Grier, Jimmie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 April 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103884

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