Sammy Weiss

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1910 (New York City), Died January 1st, 1977 (Encino)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1969

Roles Represented in DAHR: drums, traps, percussion

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-048943 10-in. 4/24/1940 It never entered my mind Shirley Howard Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-048944 10-in. 4/24/1940 Fools rush in (Where angels fear to tread) Shirley Howard Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-048945 10-in. 4/24/1940 Fools fall in love Shirley Howard Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-048946 10-in. 4/24/1940 It'll come to you Shirley Howard Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-048947 10-in. 4/25/1940 Down by the O-H-I-O Smoothies Mixed vocal trio, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-048948 10-in. 4/25/1940 Sh! The baby's asleep Smoothies Mixed vocal trio, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-048949 10-in. 4/25/1940 I love to watch the moonlight Smoothies Mixed vocal trio, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-048950 10-in. 4/25/1940 Meet the sun half-way Smoothies Mixed vocal trio, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-050891 10-in. 5/29/1940 It's all over now (I won't worry) Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with male vocal trio and jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-050892 10-in. 5/29/1940 When the swallows come back to Capistrano Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with male vocal trio and jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-050893 10-in. 5/29/1940 All this and heaven too Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-050894 10-in. 5/29/1940 Where do you keep your heart? Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, traps  
Victor BS-051591 10-in. 7/1/1940 Orchids for remembrance Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, drums  
Victor BS-051592 10-in. 7/1/1940 Can't get Indiana off my mind Dick Todd Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, drums  
Victor BS-051593 10-in. 7/1/1940 My greatest mistake Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, drums  
Victor BS-051594 10-in. 7/1/1940 I'm waiting for ships that never come in Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, drums  
Victor BS-063737 10-in. 4/10/1941 Querida Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, drums  
Victor BS-063738 10-in. 4/10/1941 Yours Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, drums  
Victor BS-063739 10-in. 4/10/1941 San Antonio Rose Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, drums  
Victor BS-063740 10-in. 4/10/1941 Time was Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63236 10-in. 2/2/1938 Let's get happy together Lil Armstrong and her Swing Band instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63237 10-in. 2/2/1938 Happy today, sad tomorrow Lil Armstrong and her Swing Band instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63238 10-in. 2/2/1938 You shall reap what you sow Lil Armstrong and her Swing Band instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63239 10-in. 2/2/1938 Oriental swing Lil Armstrong and her Swing Band instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63300 10-in. 2/21/1938 Joseph! Joseph! The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63301 10-in. 2/21/1938 Ti-pi-tin The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63314 10-in. 2/22/1938 Shortnin' bread The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63315 10-in. 2/22/1938 It's easier said than done The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63316 10-in. 2/22/1938 Where have we met before? The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63317 10-in. 2/22/1938 Ooooooo-oh boom! The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63353 10-in. 2/28/1938 Goodnight, angel Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63354 10-in. 2/28/1938 Let's sail to dreamland Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63355 10-in. 2/28/1938 Drop a nickel in the slot Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63356 10-in. 2/28/1938 You went to my head Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63374 10-in. 3/7/1938 Cry, baby, cry Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63375 10-in. 3/7/1938 Oh! Ma-Ma! Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63376 10-in. 3/7/1938 Take me out to the ball game Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63377 10-in. 3/7/1938 In the good old Summer time Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63737 10-in. 5/10/1938 Teacher's pet Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63738 10-in. 5/10/1938 Dust Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63739 10-in. 5/10/1938 Chinese laundry blues Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63740 10-in. 5/10/1938 Ferdinand the bull Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63741 10-in. 5/10/1938 Oh! How I miss you tonight Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63911 10-in. 6/4/1938 Says my heart The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63912 10-in. 6/4/1938 Oh ! Ma-Ma ! The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63913 10-in. 6/4/1938 Pagan love song The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63914 10-in. 6/4/1938 I married an angel The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63915 10-in. 6/4/1938 Oh! Faithless maid The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63916 10-in. 6/4/1938 From the land of the sky-blue water The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63917 10-in. 6/4/1938 Ferdinand the bull The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63921 10-in. 6/7/1938 Memories Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64227 10-in. 6/24/1938 Naturally Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64228 10-in. 6/24/1938 I've got a pocketful of dreams Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64229 10-in. 6/24/1938 I can't give you anything but love Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64230 10-in. 6/23/1938 Ain't misbehavin' Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64239 10-in. 6/30/1938 Rancho grande Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64240 10-in. 6/30/1938 Hi yo, silver! Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64241 10-in. 6/30/1938 When Mother Nature sings her lullaby Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64487 10-in. 9/1/1938 No wonder Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64488 10-in. 9/1/1938 You're the only star Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64489 10-in. 9/1/1938 You gotta be a football hero-1 Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64490 10-in. 9/1/1938 All-American girl Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64491 10-in. 9/1/1938 Indiana moonlight Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64492 10-in. 9/1/1938 You're the very last word in love Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64887 10-in. 1/12/1939 I cried for you Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64888 10-in. 1/12/1939 My melancholy baby Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64889 10-in. 1/12/1939 Kermit the hermit Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64890 10-in. 1/12/1939 Gardenias Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 65196 10-in. 3/17/1939 (I am afraid) The masquerade is over Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 65197 10-in. 3/17/1939 To live the life of a lie Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 65564 10-in. 5/15/1939 Monkey on a string Bert Shefter Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 65565 10-in. 5/15/1939 Wig wag Bert Shefter Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 65566 10-in. 5/15/1939 Farmer in a dilemma Bert Shefter Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 65567 10-in. 5/15/1939 Trammin' at the fair Bert Shefter Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 65568 10-in. 5/15/1939 Toast to Paganini's ghost Bert Shefter Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 65569 10-in. 5/15/1939 Deserted desert Bert Shefter Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 66632 10-in. 9/20/1939 Ciribiribin (They're so in love) The Andrews Sisters ; Bing Crosby instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 66633 10-in. 9/20/1939 Jodelin' jive The Andrews Sisters ; Bing Crosby instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67217 10-in. 2/20/1940 Row, row, row Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67219 10-in. 2/21/1940 Darn that dream Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67220 10-in. 2/21/1940 Tuxedo junction Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67221 10-in. 2/21/1940 Salt butter Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67222 10-in. 2/21/1940 Inconvenience Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67275 10-in. 3/8/1940 The wreck of the Old '97 Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67418 10-in. 3/28/1940 Ain't you ashamed? Donald King instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67419 10-in. 3/28/1940 Little girl Donald King instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67420 10-in. 3/28/1940 If I could be with you one hour tonight Donald King instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67421 10-in. 3/28/1940 I want a girl just like the girl that married Dear Old Dad Donald King instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67422 10-in. 3/28/1940 I wish I had died in my cradle Donald King instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67559 10-in. 4/16/1940 The guy needs a gal Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67560 10-in. 4/16/1940 The gang that sang Heart of my heart Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67921 10-in. 7/9/1940 Ferryboat serenade Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67922 10-in. 7/9/1940 Goodbye, little darlin' , goodbye Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67925 10-in. 7/9/1940 On a simmery Summery day Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67926 10-in. 7/9/1940 I'll never smile again Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67944 10-in. 7/25/1940 You're a grand old flag-1 Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67945 10-in. 7/25/1940 I am an American-1 Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67946 10-in. 7/25/1940 When I get you alone tonight Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 67947 10-in. 7/25/1940 Breaking my heart to keep away from you Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68013 10-in. 8/27/1940 Darling, how can you forget so soon? Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68014 10-in. 8/27/1940 Hello! Little girl of my dreams Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68015 10-in. 8/27/1940 My greatest mistake Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68016 10-in. 8/27/1940 It's a mighty pretty night for love Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68017 10-in. 8/27/1940 Mickey Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68018 10-in. 8/27/1940 Connie's got connectiocs in Connecticut Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68353 10-in. 11/15/1940 Jivin' the Missouri waltz Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68354 10-in. 11/15/1940 Beale Street Mama Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68355 10-in. 11/15/1940 Whatcha know, Joe ? Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68356 10-in. 11/15/1940 Stayin' at home Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68408 10-in. 11/28/1940 Oh! How I hate to get up in the morning Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68409 10-in. 11/28/1940 San Antonio Rose Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68410 10-in. 11/28/1940 I am a Canadian Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68411 10-in. 11/28/1940 Oh, they're making me all over in the Army Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68412 10-in. 11/28/1940 I used to love you Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68563 10-in. 1/9/1941 So you're the one Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68564 10-in. 1/9/1941 My Greenwich Village Sue Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68565 10-in. 1/9/1941 Go home, little girl, go home Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68566 10-in. 1/9/1941 Many happy returns of the day Dick Robertson instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68757 10-in. 2/28/1941 Blackberry jam Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68758 10-in. 2/28/1941 Monday's wash Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68759 10-in. 2/28/1941 Paradiddle Joe Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 68760 10-in. 2/28/1941 All the time Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69077 10-in. 4/29/1941 I dreamt I dwelt in Harlem Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69078 10-in. 4/29/1941 Because of you Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69079 10-in. 4/29/1941 Jelly, jelly Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69080 10-in. 4/29/1941 You might have belonged to another Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69561 10-in. 7/24/1941 You done lost your good thing now Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69562 10-in. 7/24/1941 Cheatin' on me Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69563 10-in. 7/24/1941 Foo-gee Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69564 10-in. 7/24/1941 You should live so long Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69859 10-in. 10/23/1941 Honey dear Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69860 10-in. 10/23/1941 I was a fool to let you go Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69861 10-in. 10/23/1941 Mama long and tall Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 69862 10-in. 10/23/1941 If money grew on trees Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 70156 10-in. 1/13/1942 The devil sat down and cried Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 70157 10-in. 1/13/1942 Crazy blues Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 70158 10-in. 1/13/1942 Lovin' man Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 70159 10-in. 1/13/1942 Boogie de concerto (Instrumental) Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 71162 10-in. 7/23/1942 Jumpin' in a julep joint Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 71163 10-in. 7/23/1942 Birmingham special Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 71164 10-in. 7/23/1942 You made me care Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 71165 10-in. 7/23/1942 Sleepy town train Erskine Butterfield and his Blue Boys instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 121547 4/28/1969 I can't give you anything but love Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, drums  
Decca L 6258 4/28/1951 Sound off (Duckworth chant) Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, percussion  
Decca L 6259 4/28/1951 A pair of trumpets Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, percussion  
Decca L 6511 11/12/1951 Manhattan Georgie Auld Orchestra ; Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires instrumentalist, drums  
Decca L 6512 11/12/1951 Solitaire Georgie Auld Orchestra ; Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires instrumentalist, drums  
Decca L 6513 11/12/1951 Blue and sentimental Georgie Auld Orchestra ; Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires instrumentalist, drums  
Decca L 6514 11/12/1951 You'll never know Georgie Auld Orchestra ; Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires instrumentalist, drums  
Decca L 6585 1/10/1952 Please Mr. Sun Georgie Auld ; Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires instrumentalist, drums  
Decca L 6586 1/10/1952 If you go Georgie Auld ; Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires instrumentalist, drums  
Decca L 6587 1/10/1952 Tenderly Georgie Auld ; Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires instrumentalist, drums  
Decca L 6588 1/10/1952 The touch of your lips Georgie Auld ; Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires instrumentalist, drums  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Weiss, Sammy," accessed November 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105099.

Weiss, Sammy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105099.

"Weiss, Sammy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 November 2020.

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