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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 176-200 of 466 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W149778 10-in. 1/17/1930 There's danger in your eyes, cherie! Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149779 10-in. 1/17/1930 With you Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149979 10-in. 2/11/1930 Where the golden daffodils grow Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W149980 10-in. 2/11/1930 (The one I love) Just can't be bothered with me Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150016 10-in. 2/25/1930 The moon is low Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150017 10-in. 2/25/1930 Lazy Lou'siana moon Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150079 10-in. 3/11/1930 A cottage for sale Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150080 10-in. 3/11/1930 Without you, Emaline Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150396 10-in. 5/7/1930 Be careful with those eyes Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio leader  
Columbia W150397 10-in. 5/7/1930 Ro-ro-rollin' along Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150398 10-in. 5/7/1930 If I had a girl like you Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150399 10-in. 5/7/1930 Singing a song to the stars Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150454 10-in. 4/10/1930 You're the sweetest girl this side of heaven Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians ; Joseph M. White Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150455 10-in. 4/10/1930 Rollin' down the river Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150604 10-in. 6/24/1930 Until we meet again, sweetheart Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150605 10-in. 6/24/1930 Swingin' in a hammock Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150663 10-in. 7/22/1930 Confessin' (That I love you) Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150664 10-in. 7/22/1930 Good evenin' Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150711 10-in. 8/13/1930 Go home and tell your mother Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio leader  
Columbia W150712 10-in. 8/13/1930 I'm doin' that thing Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio leader  
Columbia W150757 10-in. 9/3/1930 Just a little dance mam'selle Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150758 10-in. 9/3/1930 I still get a thrill (Thinking of you) Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W150879 10-in. 10/14/1930 Ukulele moon Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble leader  
Columbia W150880 10-in. 10/14/1930 Baby's birthday party Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio leader  
Columbia W150944 10-in. 11/11/1930 You're driving me crazy! (What did I do?) Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
(Results 176-200 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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