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 126-150 of 171 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 66613 10-in. 9/19/1939 That's what I want for Christmas Dick Robertson instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66614 10-in. 9/19/1939 Don't wait till the night before Christmas Dick Robertson instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66632 10-in. 9/20/1939 Ciribiribin (They're so in love) The Andrews Sisters ; Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 66633 10-in. 9/20/1939 Jodelin' jive The Andrews Sisters ; Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 73312 1/28/1946 Soft lights and sweet music Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 72619 10-in. 12/13/1944 When your lover has gone-1 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 72620 10-in. 12/13/1944 Whenever there's love-1 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 72621 10-in. 12/13/1944 Impromptu ensemble No. 1 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 72622 10-in. 12/13/1944 The man I love Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 72623 10-in. 12/13/1944 'S wonderful-2 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 72865 10-in. 5/17/1945 (I'll build a) Stairway to paradise-1 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 72866 10-in. 5/17/1945 Lady be good, part 1 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 72867 10-in. 5/17/1945 Lady be good, part 2 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 72868 10-in. 5/17/1945 My one and only Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 73313 1/28/1946 What is there to say Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 73343 2/5/1946 Soon Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 73344 2/5/1946 With a song in my heart Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 73345 2/5/1946 If there is someone lovelier than you Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 73372 2/15/1946 Easy to love Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 73373 2/15/1946 Yesterdays Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 73374 2/15/1946 More than you know Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 73375 2/15/1946 What is there to say? Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 74023 8/5/1947 My melancholy baby Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 74024 8/5/1947 Tulip time in Holland Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 74025 8/5/1947 Nobody knows Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
(Results 126-150 of 171 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hackett, Bobby," accessed February 9, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104371.

Hackett, Bobby. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 9, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104371.

"Hackett, Bobby." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 9 February 2023.

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

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