Johnny Messner (13 October 1909, in New York City – January 1986, in Ridgefield Park, New Jersey) was an American bandleader, composer, saxophonist, and vocalist during the big band/swing heyday.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 13, 1909 (Manhattan), Died 1986
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1941
Roles Represented in DAHR: director, saxophone, vocalist, alto saxophone, composer
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Recordings (Results 51-53 of 53 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||69926||10-in.||11/11/1941||The man with the lollypop song||Johnny Messner Orchestra||vocalist, instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||69927||10-in.||11/11/1941||The skunk song-1||Johnny Messner Orchestra||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||69928||10-in.||11/11/1941||Says who? Says you, says I!||Johnny Messner Orchestra||vocalist, instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Messner, Johnny," accessed December 6, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104413.
Messner, Johnny. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 6, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104413.
"Messner, Johnny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 6 December 2023.
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