Jack Palmer

Jack Palmer (May 29, 1899 – March 17, 1976) was an American pianist and composer. He is best known for co-writing two jazz standards with Spencer Williams: "Everybody Loves My Baby" and "I've Found a New Baby".

Born in Nashville, Tennessee, Palmer worked on New York City's Tin Pan Alley as a staff writer and wrote songs with many different co-authors. With Cab Calloway he wrote two film soundtrack hits, "Jumpin' Jive" (1939) and "Boog It" (1940).

Birth and Death Data: Born May 29th, 1900, Died March 17th, 1976

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, trumpet, composer, vocalist, lyricist

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 167 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-030451 10-in. 12/19/1938 Everybody loves my baby Mezzrow-Ladnier Quintet Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-037631 10-in. 6/13/1939 The jumpin' jive (Jim, jam, jump) Lionel Hampton Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-037738 10-in. 6/21/1939 The jumpin' jive (Jim jam jump) Butch Stone ; Van Alexander Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-038291 10-in. 7/19/1939 I've found a new baby Bud Freeman ; Summa Cum Laude Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BS-041539 10-in. 8/10/1939 I found a new baby Delta Rhythm Band ; Bob Zurke Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BS-043247 10-in. 10/30/1939 I've found a new baby Lionel Hampton Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BS-048482 10-in. 3/30/1940 Boog-it Glenn Miller Orchestra ; Marion Hutton Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-051555 10-in. 6/24/1940 Boo-wa boo-wa Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton ; Jack Palmer Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-051833 10-in. 7/10/1940 I may be wrong (But, I think you're wonderful) Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-051834 10-in. 7/10/1940 Love lies Terry Allen ; Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-051835 10-in. 7/10/1940 Half-way down the street Terry Allen ; Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-051836 10-in. 7/10/1940 Dig me honey Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-054691 10-in. 8/7/1940 Shades of twilight Terry Allen ; Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-054692 10-in. 8/7/1940 A brown bird singing Terry Allen ; Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-054693 10-in. 8/7/1940 Dance of the candy fairy Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-054694 10-in. 8/7/1940 Bolero in blue Terry Allen ; Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-054695 10-in. 8/7/1940 You've got your mother's big blue eyes! Dick Todd Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-055514 10-in. 8/14/1940 Take care (of you for me) Bob Chester Orchestra ; Dolores O'Neill Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-056198 10-in. 9/27/1940 Semper fidelis Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-056199 10-in. 9/27/1940 Dancing on a dime Terry Allen ; Larry Clinton Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-056400 10-in. 9/27/1940 I hear music Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Peggy Mann Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-056401 10-in. 9/27/1940 Dance of the flowers Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-056461 10-in. 10/8/1940 Jump Joe Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-056462 10-in. 10/8/1940 Arab dance Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-056463 10-in. 10/8/1940 I want rock Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
(Results 26-50 of 167 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Palmer, Jack," accessed October 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106095.

Palmer, Jack. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106095.

"Palmer, Jack." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106095

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