Harry DeCosta

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-026875 10-in. 9/13/1938 Father, dear Father Bunny Berigan Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-057651 10-in. 11/18/1940 Tiger rag Alvino Rey Orchestra ; Four King Sisters Jazz/dance band, with female vocal quartet lyricist  
OKeh W405155 10-in. 3/11/1932 New tiger rag Louis Armstrong Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with talk lyricist  
Edison 8988 10-in. 5/18/1923 Benny! Be yourself! Green Brothers' Novelty Band Jazz/dance band songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "DeCosta, Harry," accessed July 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106713.

DeCosta, Harry. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106713.

"DeCosta, Harry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106713

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