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Ina Ray Hutton

Odessa Cowan, known professionally as Ina Ray Hutton (March 13, 1916 – February 19, 1984), was an American singer, bandleader, and the half-sister of June Hutton. She led on the first all-female big bands.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 13th, 1916 (Chicago), Died February 19th, 1984 (Ventura)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-83375 10-in. 7/12/1934 Nit wit serenade Ina Ray Hutton ; Melodears Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor BS-83376 10-in. 7/12/1934 Harlem heat Ina Ray Hutton ; Melodears Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor BS-83377 10-in. 7/12/1934 How's about tomorrow night Frazee Sisters ; Ina Ray Hutton ; Melodears Jazz/dance band, with female vocal duet leader  
Victor BS-83604 10-in. 7/19/1934 And I still do Ruth Bradley ; Ina Ray Hutton ; Melodears Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hutton, Ina Ray," accessed May 15, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106249.

Hutton, Ina Ray. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 15, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106249.

"Hutton, Ina Ray." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 15 May 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106249

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