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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 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 176-200 of 301 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 67140 10-in. 2/2/1940 I concentrate on you Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67141 10-in. 2/2/1940 Last night's gardenias Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67142 10-in. 2/2/1940 Would'st could I but kiss Thy hand, oh babe Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67235 10-in. 2/27/1940 Yours is my heart alone Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67236 10-in. 2/27/1940 You've got me out on a limb Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67237 10-in. 2/27/1940 Castle of dreams Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67238 10-in. 2/27/1940 The fable of the rose Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67239 10-in. 2/27/1940 A lover's lullaby Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67240 10-in. 2/27/1940 Save your sorrow for tomorrow Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67342 10-in. 3/20/1940 Jimtown blues Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67343 10-in. 3/20/1940 Big Bad Bill Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67344 10-in. 3/20/1940 No name jive, part 1 Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67345 10-in. 3/20/1940 No name jive, part 2 Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67459 10-in. 4/3/1940 Sierra Sue Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67460 10-in. 4/3/1940 Charming little faker Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67461 10-in. 4/3/1940 Polka dots and moonbeams Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67462 10-in. 4/3/1940 Soft winds Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67515 10-in. 4/10/1940 The pessimistic character Casa Loma Orchestra ; Glen Gray leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67516 10-in. 4/10/1940 I haven't time to be a millionaire Casa Loma Orchestra ; Glen Gray leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67517 10-in. 4/10/1940 April played the fiddle Casa Loma Orchestra ; Glen Gray leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67518 10-in. 4/10/1940 Meet the sun half-way Casa Loma Orchestra ; Glen Gray leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67561 10-in. 4/17/1940 Rock Island flag stop Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67562 10-in. 4/17/1940 When Buddha smiles Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67680 10-in. 5/7/1940 I dream of Jeanie with the light brown hair Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca 67681 10-in. 5/7/1940 Coral sea Glen Gray Orchestra leader, instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
(Results 176-200 of 301 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gray, Glen," accessed January 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104161.

Gray, Glen. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104161.

"Gray, Glen." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 January 2023.

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

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