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Glen Gray

Glenn Gray Knoblauch (June 7, 1900 – August 23, 1963), known professionally as Glen Gray, was a jazz saxophonist and leader of the Casa Loma Orchestra.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 7th, 1900 (Metamora), Died August 23rd, 1963 (Plymouth)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1945

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, alto saxophone, clarinet, flute, arranger

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 301 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-74903 10-in. 1/12/1933 In Egern on the Tegern See Glen Gray Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BS-74904 10-in. 1/12/1933 Sittin' by the fireside with you Glen Gray Orchestra ; Kenny Sargent Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BS-74905 10-in. 1/12/1933 Where are you tonight? Glen Gray Orchestra ; Kenny Sargent Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BS-74906 10-in. 1/12/1933 Hey! Young fella Glen Gray Orchestra ; Walter Hunt Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BS-75255 10-in. 2/17/1933 Going, going, gone! Glen Gray Orchestra ; Walter Hunt Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BS-75256 10-in. 2/17/1933 Dardanella Glen Gray Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor BS-75257 10-in. 2/17/1933 Black eyed Susan Brown Glen Gray Orchestra ; Walter Hunt Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor LBS-75258 10-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 2/17/1933 Going, going, gone! Glen Gray Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor LBS-75259 10-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 2/17/1933 Black eyed Susan Brown Glen Gray Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor BS-75260 10-in. 2/17/1933 Casa Loma stomp Glen Gray Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor LBS-75261 10-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 2/17/1933 Dardanella Glen Gray Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor BS-76379 10-in. 6/5/1933 Lazy bones Casa Loma Orchestra ; Glen Gray ; Walter Hunt Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BS-76380 10-in. 6/5/1933 My imaginary sweetheart Casa Loma Orchestra ; Glen Gray ; Kenny Sargent Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BS-76381 10-in. 6/5/1933 The night we met Casa Loma Orchestra ; Glen Gray ; Kenny Sargent Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BS-76382 10-in. 6/5/1933 Sophisticated lady Casa Loma Orchestra ; Glen Gray Jazz/dance band leader  
Decca 38676 10-in. 9/17/1934 When will I know? Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 38677 10-in. 9/17/1934 Chinatown, my Chinatown Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 38678 10-in. 9/17/1934 Nagasaki Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 38715 10-in. 9/24/1934 A new moon is over my shoulder Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 38716 10-in. 9/24/1934 I'm in love Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 38717 10-in. 9/24/1934 You're a builder-upper Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 38718 10-in. 9/24/1934 Judy Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 38726 10-in. 9/24/1934 Stompin' around Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 38727 10-in. 9/24/1934 P. S. I love you Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 38929 10-in. 10/31/1934 Irresistible Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
(Results 1-25 of 301 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gray, Glen," accessed January 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104161.

Gray, Glen. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104161.

"Gray, Glen." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 January 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104161

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