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 7, 1900 (Metamora), Died August 23, 1963 (Plymouth)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1945

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

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Recordings (Results 126-150 of 301 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 63222 10-in. 2/2/1938 What is this thing called love? Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 63223 10-in. 2/2/1938 Malady in F minor Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 63224 10-in. 2/2/1938 Mindin' my business Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 63261 10-in. 2/9/1938 You better change your tune Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 63262 10-in. 2/9/1938 The old apple tree Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 63337 10-in. 2/9/1938 Daddy's boy Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 63338 10-in. 2/9/1938 My Bonnie lies over the ocean Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 63339 10-in. 2/9/1938 You go to my head Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 63340 10-in. 2/9/1938 Dear old southland Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 64961 10-in. 1/27/1939 Last night a miracle happened Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 64962 10-in. 1/27/1939 Riverboat shuffle Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 64963 10-in. 1/27/1939 Boneyard shuffle-1 Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65012 10-in. 2/13/1939 Could be Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65013 10-in. 2/13/1939 I won't believe it Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65015 10-in. 2/13/1939 This night (will be my souvenir) Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65017 10-in. 2/13/1939 Honolulu Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65035 10-in. 2/17/1939 Sunrise serenade-1 Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65036 10-in. 2/17/1939 I promise you Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65037 10-in. 2/17/1939 Heaven can wait Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65038 10-in. 2/14/1939 (Gotta get some) Shut-Eye Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65044 10-in. 2/20/1939 Ay ay ay Casa Loma Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65045 10-in. 2/20/1939 Rockin' chair-1 Louis Armstrong ; Casa Loma Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65046 10-in. 2/20/1939 Lazybones Louis Armstrong ; Casa Loma Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65063 10-in. 2/25/1939 Washboard blues Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 65064 10-in. 2/25/1939 Little old lady Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
(Results 126-150 of 301 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gray, Glen," accessed December 10, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104161.

Gray, Glen. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 10, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104161.

"Gray, Glen." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 10 December 2022.

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

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