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Rudy Vallée

Hubert Prior "Rudy" Vallée (July 28, 1901 – July 3, 1986) was an American singer, actor, and radio host. He was one of the first modern pop stars of the teen idol type.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 28th, 1901 (Island Pond), Died July 3rd, 1986 (North Hollywood)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1961

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, director, songwriter, leader, saxophone, lyricist, arranger, composer, translator, speaker, whistling, vocalist

Notes: His vocal range is sometimes described on Victor disc labels as "baritone."

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 410 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-56182 10-in. 10/4/1929 Deep night Léon Thérémin Theremin solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-56814 10-in. 4/1/1930 Stein song (University of Maine) Helen Crawford ; Jesse Crawford Pipe organ duet arranger  
Victor BVE-57124 10-in. 10/28/1929 A little kiss each morning (A little kiss each night) Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone, director, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57125 10-in. 10/28/1929 I'll be reminded of you Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BVE-57138 10-in. 11/6/1929 If you were the only girl Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone, vocalist, tenor vocal, director  
Victor BVE-57141 10-in. 11/11/1929 I love you, believe me, I love you Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57991 10-in. 1/13/1930 Beside an open fireplace Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BVE-57992 10-in. 1/13/1930 Love made a Gypsy out of me Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BVE-58589 10-in. 2/19/1930 I still remember Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58590 10-in. 2/19/1930 St. Louis blues Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58653 10-in. 2/10/1930 Stein song (University of Maine) Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet director, arranger, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58654 10-in. 2/10/1930 I never dreamt (You'd fall in love with me) Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59598 10-in. 4/17/1930 Brindis Marimba Centro-Americana Marimba band arranger  
Victor BVE-59677 10-in. 4/8/1930 Reminiscing Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59678 10-in. 4/8/1930 The verdict is life (with you) Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59679 10-in. 4/8/1930 Kitty from Kansas City Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BVE-59771 10-in. 4/30/1930 If I had a girl like you Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal, director  
Victor BVE-59772 10-in. 4/30/1930 The song without a name Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59796 10-in. 5/19/1930 My heart belongs to the girl who belongs to someone else Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-60464 10-in. Oct. 1930 La novia del estudiante Orquesta Adolfo Carabelli Instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor BVE-62259 10-in. 6/3/1930 How come you do me, like you do? Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone, director, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62283 10-in. 6/25/1930 Betty Co-ed Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone, vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BVE-62284 10-in. 6/25/1930 Forgive me Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, saxophone, director, songwriter  
Victor BVE-62285 10-in. 6/25/1930 Violet Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62312 10-in. 5/27/1930 Old New England moon Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, saxophone, vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 51-75 of 410 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Vallée, Rudy," accessed February 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103912.

Vallée, Rudy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103912.

"Vallée, Rudy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 February 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103912

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