Harold Mooney

Hal Mooney, born Harold Mooney (February 4, 1911 – March 23, 1995), was an American composer and arranger.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 4th, 1911 (Brooklyn), Died March 23rd, 1995

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger, composer, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BRC-70196 10-in. 8/28/1931 Goin' to town Chick Bullock ; Luis Russell Orchestra ; Harold Mooney Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BSHQ-73165 10-in. 8/4/1932 Sing (It's good for you) Gene Kardos Orchestra ; Dick Robertson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-73984 10-in. 11/23/1932 My river home Peter De Rose Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal solo arranger  
Victor BS-73985 10-in. 11/22/1932 Pop goes the weasel James Harkins Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble arranger  
Victor BS-73988 10-in. 11/23/1932 Play, fiddle, play Jim Harkins and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Victor BS-73989 10-in. 11/23/1932 Someday we'll meet again Tom Berwick Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Victor BS-73990 10-in. 11/23/1932 Ah, but I've learned Sid Peltyn and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Victor BS-73991 10-in. 11/23/1932 Here it is Monday and I've still got a dollar Sid Peltyn and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Victor BS-73992 10-in. 11/23/1932 Hey diddle diddle James Harkins Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet arranger  
Victor BS-73993 10-in. 11/23/1932 Alphabet song James Harkins Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet arranger  
Victor BS-73994 10-in. 11/23/1932 Jack and Jill James Harkins Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet arranger  
Victor BS-89817 10-in. 5/8/1935 Rigamarole Willie Bryant Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-102769 10-in. 6/21/1936 Swamp fire Bob Pope Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-03010 10-in. 11/5/1936 Swamp fire Shep Fields ; Rippling Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor PBS-09835 10-in. 11/17/1937 Roustabout Hal Kemp Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-014118 10-in. 9/13/1937 Rigamarole Vernon Geyer Electric organ solo composer  
Victor BS-023268 10-in. 5/24/1938 You and me Hal Kemp Orchestra ; Judy Starr Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo arranger  
Victor BS-023269 10-in. 5/24/1938 So lovely Bob Allen ; Hal Kemp Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Victor BS-023500 10-in. 5/26/1938 Rhyme a rhyme-a-ling Hal Kemp Orchestra ; Swing-a-Roosters Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble arranger  
Victor BS-023501 10-in. 5/26/1938 So you left me for the leader of a swing band Hal Kemp Orchestra ; Swing-a-Roosters Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble arranger  
Victor BS-033755 10-in. 2/21/1939 Hoi-polloi Hal Kemp Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-049181 10-in. 5/11/1940 Workout Hal Kemp Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W152421 10-in. 6/22/1933 Zombie Ted Lewis and his Band Jazz/dance band composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mooney, Harold," accessed August 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106379.

Mooney, Harold. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106379.

"Mooney, Harold." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106379

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