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 151-167 of 167 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 67939 10-in. 7/19/1940 Love lies Bobby Byrne Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 67940 10-in. 7/19/1940 Trade winds Bobby Byrne Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 67941 10-in. 7/19/1940 Maybe Bobby Byrne Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 68528 10-in. 1/1/1941 Liebestraum (Liszt) Jan Savitt Orchestra vocalist, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68529 10-in. 1/1/1941 Nocturne in E flat major, Op.9 No.2 (Chopin) Jan Savitt Orchestra vocalist, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68530 10-in. 1/1/1941 The young prince and the young princess (Rimsky-Korsakov) Jan Savitt Orchestra vocalist, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68531 10-in. 1/1/1941 Meditation (Thais) (Massenet) Jan Savitt Orchestra vocalist, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68542 10-in. 1/3/1941 Les preludes (Liszt)-1 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet, vocalist  
Decca 68543 10-in. 1/3/1941 Green goon jive-3 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68544 10-in. 1/3/1941 My heart at Thy sweet voice (Bizet)-3 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68545 10-in. 1/3/1941 Meadowbrook shuffle-3 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68745 10-in. 2/27/1941 Tell me Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68746 10-in. 2/27/1941 April showers Jan Savitt Orchestra vocalist, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68747 10-in. 2/27/1941 Beloved friend Jan Savitt Orchestra vocalist, instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68748 10-in. 2/27/1941 Jolly Peter Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68749 10-in. 2/27/1941 By heck Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68750 10-in. 2/27/1941 Big Beaver Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
(Results 151-167 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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