Abe Lyman

Abe Lyman (August 4, 1897 – October 23, 1957) was a bandleader from the 1920s to the 1940s. He made recordings, appeared in films and provided the music for numerous radio shows, including Your Hit Parade.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 4, 1897 (Chicago), Died October 23, 1957 (Beverly Hills)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, director, composer, songwriter, speaker, lyricist

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Recordings (Results 201-225 of 416 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick 11153-11154 10-in. 8/6/1923 By the waters of Minnetonka Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick 11155-11157 10-in. 8/7/1923 I don’t want you to cry over me Marion Harris Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter, leader  
Brunswick 11158-11160 10-in. 8/7/1923 Before you go Marion Harris Female vocal solo, with orchestra leader, composer  
Brunswick 11462-11464 10-in. 9/28/1923 Before you go Marion Harris Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 11465-11467 10-in. 9/28/1923 I don't want you to cry over me Marion Harris Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick 11588-11591 10-in. 10/10/1923 Love is just a flower Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 11692-11694 10-in. 10/23/1923 Before you go Lyman's California Ambassador Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick 13328-13331 10-in. 6/14/1924 Jealous Californians ; Charles Kaley ; Abe Lyman Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick 13332-13334 10-in. 6/14/1924 If you do what you do Californians ; Abe Lyman Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick 13446-13449 10-in. 6/30/1924 Cocoanut trot Californians ; Abe Lyman Jazz/dance band songwriter, leader  
Brunswick 13472-13474 10-in. 7/2/1924 Mandalay Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra ; Al Jolson Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer, leader  
Brunswick 13487-13490 10-in. 7/9/1924 A new kind of man Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick 13524-13527 10-in. 7/11/1924 The cocoanut trot Californians ; Abe Lyman Jazz/dance band leader, songwriter  
Brunswick 13548-13550 10-in. 7/15/1924 You‘re the certain someone Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick 13551-13554 10-in. 7/16/1924 I want you back, old pal Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick 13555-13558 10-in. 7/17/1924 Sally’s got the blues Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick 13566-13569 10-in. 7/18/1924 Who wants a bad little boy? Californians ; Al Jolson ; Abe Lyman Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick 13576-13579 10-in. 7/21/1924 Romany days Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick 13589-13592 10-in. 7/23/1924 Patsy Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick 13593-13595 10-in. 7/23/1924 I don’t know why Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick 13758-13761 10-in. 9/10/1924 Out of a million you’re the only one Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick 13762-13765 10-in. 9/10/1924 All alone Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick 13766-13768 10-in. 9/11/1924 Could you care for me? Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick E7315 10-in. 4/19/1928 I think of what you used to think of me Sylvia Marion Hirsch Female vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and piano songwriter  
Brunswick E28703 10-in. 11/7/1928 Havana Marimba Guatemalteca “La Chapina” Marimba band songwriter  
(Results 201-225 of 416 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lyman, Abe," accessed February 20, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104409.

Lyman, Abe. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 20, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104409.

"Lyman, Abe." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 20 February 2024.

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