Kent Cooper

Kent Cooper (March 22, 1880 – January 31, 1965) served with the Associated Press (AP) for 41 years, last as executive director.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 22nd, 1880 (Columbus), Died January 31st, 1965 (West Palm Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-066442 10-in. 7/1/1941 Dixie girl Kaydets ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal ensemble composer, lyricist  


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"Cooper, Kent." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.

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