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Vaughn Monroe

Vaughn Wilton Monroe (October 7, 1911 – May 21, 1973) was an American baritone singer, trumpeter and big band leader who was most popular in the 1940s and 1950s. He has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, one for recording and another for radio performance.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 7, 1911 (Akron), Died May 21, 1973 (Stuart)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1957

Roles Represented in DAHR: director, vocalist, trumpet, string bass, songwriter, trombone, composer

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Recordings (Results 101-125 of 209 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-073816 10-in. 4/7/1942 All I need is you Marilyn Duke ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-073817 10-in. 4/7/1942 The waltz of memory Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-073818 10-in. 4/7/1942 A soldier dreams (Of you tonight) Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-073896 10-in. 6/1/1942 This is worth fighting for Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-073897 10-in. 6/1/1942 My devotion Vaughn Monroe ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-073898 10-in. 6/1/1942 The corporal told the private Four V's ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal quartet director  
Victor BS-073899 10-in. 6/1/1942 When I grow up Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-075419 10-in. 7/8/1942 Hip hip hooray Four V's ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal quartet director  
Victor BS-075420 10-in. 7/8/1942 Happy-go-lucky Marilyn Duke ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-075421 10-in. 7/8/1942 When the lights go on again (All over the world) Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-075422 10-in. 7/8/1942 Let's get lost Four Lee Sisters ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal quartet director  
Victor BS-075431 10-in. 7/17/1942 (At the) Cross roads Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-075432 10-in. 7/17/1942 From the coast of Maine to the Rockies Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, director  
Victor BS-075433 10-in. 7/17/1942 You were never lovelier Marilyn Duke ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-075434 10-in. 7/17/1942 After it's over Four Lee Sisters ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal quartet director  
Victor H2PB-0950 10-in. 1957 Westward ho, the wagons! Joe Reisman Orchestra ; Vaughn Monroe Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and vocal ensemble vocalist  
Victor H2PB-0951 10-in. 1957 Wringle wrangle Joe Reisman Orchestra ; Vaughn Monroe Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and vocal ensemble vocalist  
Victor D4VB-0514 10-in. 12/21/1944 I'll see you in my dreams Norton Sisters ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with female vocal group and jazz/dance band vocalist, director  
Victor D5VB-0764 10-in. 5/21/1945 Something sentimental Vaughn Monroe ; Norton Sisters ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with female vocal group and jazz/dance band songwriter, vocalist  
Victor D5VB-0765 10-in. 5/21/1945 (Why don't you look me up) down in Chi-Chi Hotcha Watchee Vaughn Monroe ; Norton Sisters ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with female vocal group and jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor D5VB-1034 10-in. 3/17/1945 Cool water Vaughn Monroe ; Sons of the Pioneers ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with male vocal group and jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor D5VB-1035 10-in. 3/17/1945 Columbus stockade blues Vaughn Monroe ; Sons of the Pioneers ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with male vocal group and jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor D6VB-1762 10-in. 5/3/1946 Aren't you kind of glad we did Betty Norton ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Female-male vocal duet, with jazz/dance band director, vocalist  
Victor D6VB-1763 10-in. 5/3/1946 It's my lazy day Moon Maids ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with female vocal ensemble and jazz/dance band director, vocalist  
Victor D6VB-1764 10-in. 5/3/1946 All of me Vaughn Monroe ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band director, vocalist  
(Results 101-125 of 209 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Monroe, Vaughn," accessed December 1, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104692.

Monroe, Vaughn. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 1, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104692.

"Monroe, Vaughn." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 1 December 2023.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104692

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