Horace Heidt

Horace Heidt (May 21, 1901 – December 1, 1986) was an American pianist, big band leader, and radio and television personality. His band, Horace Heidt and his Musical Knights, toured vaudeville and performed on radio and television during the 1930s and 1940s.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 21st, 1901 (Alameda), Died December 1st, 1986 (Del Mar)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1931

Roles Represented in DAHR: director, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor PBVE-42000 10-in. 2/13/1928 I still love you Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-42001 10-in. 2/13/1928 Golden Gate Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio director  
Victor PBVE-42004 10-in. 2/14/1928 Get 'em in a rumble seat Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus director  
Victor PBVE-42007 10-in. 2/17/1928 Every evening Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-42015 10-in. 2/17/1928 I'm telling the world (That I love you) Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-42021 10-in. 2/24/1928 Wait a little longer, love bird Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio director  
Victor PBVE-42022 10-in. 2/24/1928 Cuddle up a little closer, lovey mine Horace Heidt Orchestra ; Lee Lykins Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-42072 10-in. 3/9/1928 What a wonderful wedding that will be Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor PBVE-42103 10-in. 3/19/1928 I love you truly Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BVE-50546 10-in. 3/16/1929 The wedding of the painted doll Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BVE-50547 10-in. 3/16/1929 I'm ka-razy for you Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio (takes 1-4); with male vocal solo (takes 5-8) director  
Victor BVE-50577 10-in. 4/2/1929 Ploddin' along Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BVE-50800 10-in. 4/9/1929 Stairway of dreams Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BVE-57136 10-in. 11/5/1929 Melancholy Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BVE-57503 10-in. 10/24/1929 Turn on the heat Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio director  
Victor BRC-64899 10-in. 3/23/1931 I'll love you in my dreams Richard Barry ; Henry Busse Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor PBVE-275 10-in. 4/22/1927 Mine Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor PBVE-276 10-in. 4/22/1927 Hello cutie Horace Heidt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Heidt, Horace," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104678.

Heidt, Horace. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104678.

"Heidt, Horace." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104678

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