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Jerry Gray

Jerry Gray (July 3, 1915 – August 10, 1976) was an American violinist, arranger, composer, and leader of swing dance orchestras (big bands) bearing his name. He is widely known for his work with popular music during the Swing era. He worked with the bandleaders Artie Shaw and Glenn Miller.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 3, 1915 (Boston), Died August 10, 1976 (Dallas)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937 - 1954

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger, conductor, composer, violin, songwriter

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Recordings (Results 26-50 of 122 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 81383 8/13/1951 Dreamy melody Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 81384 8/13/1951 Darling, how could you? Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 81385 8/13/1951 V hop Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 81435 8/20/1951 Jeep jockey jump Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 81436 8/20/1951 Georgia on my mind Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger  
Decca 81437 8/20/1951 Who's sorry now? Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger  
Decca 81438 8/20/1951 St. Louis blues Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger  
Decca 81451 8/24/1951 Shine on harvest moon Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 81452 8/24/1951 Introduction to a waltz Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 81453 8/25/1951 The dipsy doodle Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 81454 8/25/1951 Flagwaver Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 86469 6/28/1954 The way you look tonight Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 86470 6/28/1954 Champagne boogie Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 86471 6/28/1954 Kettle drum hop-1 Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 86472 6/28/1954 The ooh and aah mambo Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 86473 6/29/1954 Don't talk to me about Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 86474 6/29/1954 Thou swell Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 86475 6/29/1954 $ 500 reward Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca 86476 6/29/1954 Baby's lullaby Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5234 12/2/1949 Sitting by the window Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5235 12/2/1949 Just for old times Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5236 12/2/1949 By the waters of Minnetonka Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5237 12/2/1949 Crew cut Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5349 1/24/1950 Bamboo Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5350 1/24/1950 One! Two! Three! Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
(Results 26-50 of 122 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gray, Jerry," accessed April 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105234.

Gray, Jerry. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105234.

"Gray, Jerry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 April 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105234

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