Larry Clinton

Larry Clinton (August 17, 1909 – May 2, 1985) was an American musician, best known as a trumpeter who became a prominent American bandleader and arranger.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 17th, 1909 (Brooklyn), Died May 2nd, 1985 (Tucson)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1947

Roles Represented in DAHR: director, composer, trombone, arranger, lyricist, songwriter, vocalist, trumpet, leader

Recordings (Results 251-271 of 271 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-066133 10-in. 6/24/1941 Let me off uptown Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton ; Butch Stone Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, trombone  
Victor BS-066134 10-in. 6/24/1941 Tenement symphony Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton ; Peggy Mann ; Butch Stone Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet director, instrumentalist, trombone  
Victor BS-066135 10-in. 6/24/1941 I can't change my heart Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton ; Peggy Mann Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, trombone  
Victor BS-066136 10-in. 6/24/1941 What's the good of moonlight (When you haven't got a girl to love) Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton ; Peggy Mann ; Butch Stone Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet director, instrumentalist, trombone  
Victor BS-067940 10-in. 9/30/1941 You'll never know Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Peggy Mann Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-067941 10-in. 9/30/1941 Your words and my music Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Peggy Mann Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-067942 10-in. 9/30/1941 Worried mind Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Butch Stone Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-067943 10-in. 9/30/1941 That solid old man (is here again) Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Butch Stone Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Decca 61154 10-in. 6/10/1936 Royal garden blues Glen Gray Orchestra arranger  
Decca 61156 10-in. 6/10/1936 Jungle jitters-1 Glen Gray Orchestra arranger  
Decca 74199 12/4/1947 I went down to Virginia Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74200 12/4/1947 Oooh look-a there, ain't she pretty? Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74201 12/4/1947 The dickey bird song Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74202 12/4/1947 On a slow boat to China Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74388 12/23/1947 Worry, worry, worry Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74389 12/23/1947 Dreamy lullaby Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74390 12/23/1947 On the little village green Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74391 12/23/1947 I went down to Virginia Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74444 12/29/1947 Just the shade on the blue side Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74445 12/29/1947 This is the moment Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
Decca 74446 12/29/1947 Do-re-mi Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone, arranger  
(Results 251-271 of 271 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Clinton, Larry," accessed October 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104959.

Clinton, Larry. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104959.

"Clinton, Larry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104959

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