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Ray Conniff

Joseph Raymond Conniff (November 6, 1916 – October 12, 2002) was an American bandleader and arranger best known for his Ray Conniff Singers during the 1960s.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 6th, 1916 (Attleboro), Died October 12th, 2002 (Escondido)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1954

Roles Represented in DAHR: trombone, arranger, composer, leader

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 103 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-035035 10-in. 3/15/1939 Little gates special Bunny Berigan Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-035036 10-in. 3/15/1939 Gangbusters' holiday Bunny Berigan Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor PBS-055194 10-in. 12/4/1940 Prelude in C major Artie Shaw Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-068194 10-in. 11/12/1941 To a Broadway rose Artie Shaw Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-070345 10-in. 10/30/1941 Just kiddin' around Artie Shaw Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-071710 10-in. 1/21/1942 Needlenose Artie Shaw Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer, arranger  
Decca 65942 10-in. 7/10/1939 You and your love Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 65943 10-in. 7/10/1939 Melancholy mood Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 65998 10-in. 7/24/1939 Over the rainbow Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 65999 10-in. 7/24/1939 Oh you crazy moon Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66000 10-in. 7/24/1939 Day in, day out Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66220 10-in. 8/29/1939 Boogie woogie Maxixe Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66221 10-in. 8/29/1939 Blue orchids Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66222 10-in. 8/29/1939 The world is waiting for the sunrise Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66292 10-in. 9/6/1939 What used to was used to was Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66293 10-in. 9/6/1939 Lilacs in the rain Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66539 10-in. 9/11/1939 can I help it? Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66540 10-in. 9/11/1939 The starlit hour Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66666 10-in. 9/25/1939 The little man who wasn't there Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66667 10-in. 9/25/1939 (Why couldn't it last) Last night Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66702 10-in. 10/2/1939 Air mail stomp Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66791 10-in. 10/23/1939 I thought about you Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66792 10-in. 10/23/1939 Happy birthday to love Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66793 10-in. 10/23/1939 For dancers only Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 66794 10-in. 10/23/1939 The answer is love Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
(Results 1-25 of 103 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Conniff, Ray," accessed December 5, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106440.

Conniff, Ray. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106440.

"Conniff, Ray." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 5 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106440

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