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Bobby Hackett

Robert Leo Hackett (January 31, 1915 – June 7, 1976) was an American jazz musician who played trumpet, cornet, and guitar with the bands of Glenn Miller and Benny Goodman in the late 1930s and early 1940s. Hackett was a featured soloist on some of the Jackie Gleason mood music albums during the 1950s.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 13, 1915 (Providence), Died June 7, 1976 (Massachusetts)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet, cornet, guitar

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Recordings (Results 76-100 of 182 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 62171 10-in. 4/30/1937 On a little dream ranch Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62284 10-in. 6/17/1937 Good mornin' Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62285 10-in. 6/17/1937 The Miller's daughter Marianne Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62286 10-in. 6/17/1937 The merry-go-round broke down Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62287 10-in. 6/17/1937 Gone with the wind Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62668 10-in. 10/7/1937 Roses in December Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62669 10-in. 10/7/1937 Getting some fun out of life Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62686 10-in. 10/14/1937 Why talk about love? The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62687 10-in. 10/14/1937 Just a simple melody The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62692 10-in. 10/18/1937 My Swiss Hilly Billy Frank Froeba Orchestra instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62693 10-in. 10/18/1937 Danger, love at work Frank Froeba Orchestra instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62694 10-in. 10/18/1937 Tears in my heart Frank Froeba Orchestra instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62695 10-in. 10/18/1937 Miles apart Frank Froeba Orchestra instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62696 10-in. 10/19/1937 Rollin' Plains Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62697 10-in. 10/19/1937 I want you for Christmas Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62698 10-in. 10/19/1937 In a shanty in old shanty town Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62699 10-in. 10/19/1937 When it's Springtime in the Rockies Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62700 10-in. 10/19/1937 I wonder who's kissing her now? Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62701 10-in. 10/19/1937 Sweet Rosie O'Grady Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62702 10-in. 10/21/1937 Two little girls in blue Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62703 10-in. 10/21/1937 That old gang of mine Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62704 10-in. 10/21/1937 Won't you come over to my house? Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62705 10-in. 10/25/1937 That's how I need you Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62706 10-in. 10/25/1937 My gal Sal Dick Robertson instrumentalist, cornet  
Decca 62707 10-in. 10/25/1937 I've taken a fancy to you Teddy Grace instrumentalist, cornet  
(Results 76-100 of 182 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hackett, Bobby," accessed July 14, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104371.

Hackett, Bobby. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 14, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104371.

"Hackett, Bobby." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 14 July 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104371

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