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Guy Lombardo

Gaetano Alberto "Guy" Lombardo (June 19, 1902 – November 5, 1977) was a Canadian-American bandleader and violinist of Italian descent.

Lombardo formed the Royal Canadians in 1924 with his brothers Carmen, Lebert and Victor, and other musicians from his hometown. They billed themselves as creating "the sweetest music this side of Heaven." The Lombardos are believed to have sold between 100 and 300 million records during their lifetimes, many featuring the band's lead singer, Kenny Gardner.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 19th, 1902 (London), Died November 5th, 1977 (Houston)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, violin, director, vocalist, composer, songwriter

Recordings (Results 151-175 of 466 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W148090 10-in. 3/19/1929 After thinking it over Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148091 10-in. 3/19/1929 Pal of my dreams Guy Lombardo ; Lebert Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148092 10-in. 3/19/1929 Sweet Chewaukla Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148093 10-in. 3/20/1929 Takes you Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148094 10-in. 3/20/1929 Love me or leave me Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148095 10-in. 3/31/1929 You belong to me, I belong to you Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148131 10-in. 3/21/1929 I'm still caring Guy Lombardo ; Lebert Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148550 10-in. 5/16/1929 (You made me love you) Why did you? Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148551 10-in. 5/16/1929 Here we are Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148552 10-in. 5/16/1929 This is heaven Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148555 10-in. 5/17/1929 I get the blues when it rains Guy Lombardo ; Lebert Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet leader  
Columbia W148556 10-in. 5/17/1929 Kids again Guy Lombardo ; Lebert Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148557 10-in. 5/17/1929 You want lovin' (But I want love) Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W148558 10-in. 5/17/1929 Then we canoe-dle-oodle along Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio leader  
Columbia W149111 10-in. 10/7/1929 College medley Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W149112 10-in. 10/7/1929 College medley Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W149183 10-in. 10/25/1929 My fate is in your hands Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149184 10-in. 10/25/1929 A little kiss each morning (A little kiss at night) Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149427 10-in. 11/14/1929 Singin' in the bathtub Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio leader  
Columbia W149428 10-in. 11/14/1929 My victory Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149449 10-in. 11/20/1929 Little by little Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149624 10-in. 12/27/1929 Under a Texas moon Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149625 10-in. 12/27/1929 Can't you understand? Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149674 10-in. 12/4/1929 Have a little faith in me Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149675 10-in. 12/4/1929 Crying for the Carolines Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
(Results 151-175 of 466 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lombardo, Guy," accessed January 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104411.

Lombardo, Guy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104411.

"Lombardo, Guy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 January 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104411

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