Frances Langford

Julia Frances Langford (April 4, 1913 – July 11, 2005) was an American singer and entertainer who was popular during the Golden Age of Radio and also made film appearances for over two decades.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 4, 1913 (Lakeland), Died July 11, 2005 (Jensen Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, contralto

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Recordings (Results 26-50 of 120 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca DLA 508 10-in. 8/3/1936 Easy to love Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra vocalist  
Decca DLA 509 10-in. 8/3/1936 Red tap on wood Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra vocalist  
Decca DLA 537 10-in. 8/5/1936 I've got you under my skin Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra vocalist  
Decca DLA 556 10-in. 8/12/1936 Swingin' the jinx away Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra vocalist  
Decca DLA 573 10-in. 8/13/1936 When did you leave heaven? Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 579 12-in. 8/17/1936 Pennies from heaven medley: Let's call a heart a heart ; So do I ; The skeleton in the closet Louis Armstrong ; Bing Crosby ; Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 580 12-in. 8/17/1936 Pennies from heaven Louis Armstrong ; Bing Crosby ; Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 755 10-in. 3/14/1937 Sweet heartache Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 756 10-in. 3/14/1937 Was it rain? Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 916 10-in. 9/14/1937 Harbor lights Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 917 10-in. 9/14/1937 Stardust on the moon Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 918 10-in. 9/14/1937 My cabin of dreams Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 919 10-in. 9/14/1937 So many memories Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 926 10-in. 9/16/1937 Dream girl of Pi.K.A. Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 927 10-in. 9/16/1937 Little fraternity pin Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 928 10-in. 9/16/1937 If it's the last thing I do Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 929 10-in. 9/16/1937 Everything you said came true Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 969 10-in. 9/25/1937 Silhouetted in the moonlight Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 970 10-in. 9/25/1937 Can't teach my old heart new tricks Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 1025 10-in. 11/7/1937 I'm gettin' sentimental over you Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 1026 10-in. 11/7/1937 Sweet someone Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 1027 10-in. 11/7/1937 Once in a while Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 1028 10-in. 11/7/1937 Farewell my love Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 1192 10-in. 4/6/1938 Please be kind Frances Langford vocalist  
Decca DLA 1193 10-in. 4/6/1938 At your beck and call Frances Langford vocalist  
(Results 26-50 of 120 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Langford, Frances," accessed November 29, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104910.

Langford, Frances. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 29, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104910.

"Langford, Frances." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 29 November 2022.

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