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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 51-75 of 122 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca L 5351 1/24/1950 Stormy weather march Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5352 1/24/1950 Carioca Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5397 2/20/1950 Smoke gets in your eyes Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5398 2/20/1950 Night and day Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5399 2/20/1950 All the things you are Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5400 2/20/1950 Stardust Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5419 3/9/1950 Blue skies Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5420 3/9/1950 Dancing in the dark Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5423 3/10/1950 This can't be love Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5424 3/10/1950 What is this thing called love? Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5425 3/10/1950 Desert serenade Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5499 4/5/1950 Home cookin' Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5500 4/5/1950 Crazy she calls me Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5501 4/5/1950 In the mood Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5606 5/18/1950 Sound off (Duckworth chant) Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5607 5/18/1950 A string of pearls Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5608 5/18/1950 The lonesomest whistle Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5707 6/27/1950 You wonderful you Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5708 6/27/1950 Dig-dig-dig dig for your dinner Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5709 6/27/1950 Re-stringing the pearls (A ball of twine) Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5775 7/31/1950 Honestly, I love you Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5776 7/31/1950 I don't care if the sun don't shine Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5777 7/31/1950 Vagabond shoes Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5778 7/31/1950 No other love-1 Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
Decca L 5783 8/15/1950 Farewell blues Jerry Gray Orchestra arranger, conductor  
(Results 51-75 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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