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Ozzie Nelson

Oswald George Nelson (March 20, 1906 – June 3, 1975) was an American band leader, actor, director, and producer. He originated and starred in The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, a radio and television series with his wife Harriet and two sons David and Ricky Nelson.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 20th, 1906 (Jersey City), Died June 3rd, 1975 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: director, vocalist, saxophone, composer, lyricist, songwriter

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 124 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-64371 10-in. 11/24/1930 And then your lips met mine Bert Lown Hotel Biltmore Orchestra ; Elmer Feldkamp Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-64861 10-in. 2/5/1931 And then your lips met mine Gene Austin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BRC-70948 10-in. 11/6/1931 Mary (I'm in love with you) High Hatters ; Frank Luther Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-06594 10-in. 4/2/1937 I'll never tell you I love you Shirley Lloyd ; Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-06595 10-in. 4/2/1937 You can't run away from love tonight Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-06596 10-in. 4/2/1937 'Cause my baby says it's so Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-06597 10-in. 4/2/1937 To a sweet pretty thing Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor BS-06634 10-in. 3/12/1937 They can't take that away from me Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor BS-06635 10-in. 3/12/1937 Never in a million years Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-06636 10-in. 3/12/1937 They all laughed Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-06637 10-in. 3/12/1937 Whoa babe Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-06638 10-in. 3/12/1937 Poor "Robinson Crusoe" Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-06639 10-in. 3/12/1937 It's swell of you Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor PBS-09727 10-in. 10/6/1937 If it's the last thing I do Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor PBS-09728 10-in. 10/6/1937 Miles apart Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor PBS-09750 10-in. 10/14/1937 You have everything Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor PBS-09751 10-in. 10/14/1937 I see your face before me Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist  
Victor PBS-09775 10-in. 11/2/1937 Queen Isabella Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor PBS-09776 10-in. 11/2/1937 Once in a while Harriet Hilliard ; Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor PBS-09795 10-in. 11/8/1937 I want to be in Winchell's column Mack Gordon ; Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor PBS-09796 10-in. 11/8/1937 Sweet someone Mack Gordon ; Ozzie Nelson Orchestra ; Harry Revel Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor PBS-09812 10-in. 11/10/1937 Getting some fun out of life Harriet Hilliard ; Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet director, vocalist  
Victor PBS-09813 10-in. 11/10/1937 Wavin' the stick blues Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, vocalist, composer  
Victor PBS-09814 10-in. 11/10/1937 Subway Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, composer  
Victor PBS-09815 10-in. 11/10/1937 Goblin band Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
(Results 1-25 of 124 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Nelson, Ozzie," accessed February 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104563.

Nelson, Ozzie. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104563.

"Nelson, Ozzie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 February 2021.

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