Denny Dennis

Denny Dennis (1 November 1913 in Derby – 2 November 1993 in Barrow-in-Furness) was a British romantic vocalist during the 1930s to the 1950s, when British dance bands were at the peak of their popularity. He was a band singer, a solo recording star and a broadcaster.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 1, 1913, Died November 2, 1993

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor D8VB-4055 10-in. 12/15/1948 How many tears must fall Denny Dennis ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor D8VB-4056 10-in. 12/15/1948 Down by the station Denny Dennis ; Lucy Ann Polk ; Sentimentalists ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Female-male vocal duet, with vocal group and jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor D8VB-4134 10-in. 12/23/1948 So in love Denny Dennis ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Male vocal, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor D8VB-4135 10-in. 12/23/1948 While the angelus was ringing Denny Dennis ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Male vocal, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor D9VB-0096 10-in. 1/13/1949 Enjoy yourself (it's later than you think) Sonny Calello ; Lucy Ann Polk ; Charlie Shavers ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra ; Vee Tones Mixed vocal group, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Victor D9VB-0097 10-in. 1/13/1949 Someone like you Denny Dennis ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA2789 10-in. 5/9/1936 He was a gentleman's gentleman Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA3815 10-in. 5/9/1936 or 6/26/1936 At the Cafe Continental Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA3880 10-in. 10/16/1936 Miracles sometimes happen Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA3881 10-in. 10/16/1936 Serenade in the night Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA4111 10-in. 10/29/1936 Did your mother come from Ireland? Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA5260 10-in. before 3/1/1938 Will you remember? Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA5367 10-in. 10/1/1937 Sympathy Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA5941 10-in. 12/15/1937 Water-lilies in the moonlight Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA5942 10-in. 12/15/1937 For only you Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA5957 10-in. 1/5/1938 Souvenir of Love Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Gramophone 0EA5961 10-in. 1/5/1938 Trusting my luck Denny Dennis ; Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dennis, Denny," accessed February 29, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106206.

Dennis, Denny. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 29, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106206.

"Dennis, Denny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 29 February 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106206

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