Bob Haggart

Robert Sherwood Haggart (March 13, 1914 – December 2, 1998) was an American dixieland jazz double bass player, composer, and arranger. Although he is associated with dixieland, he was one of the finest rhythm bassists of the Swing Era.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 13th, 1914 (New York City), Died December 2nd, 1998 (Venice)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1962

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass, arranger, leader, composer, whistling

Recordings (Results 226-250 of 661 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 73372 2/15/1946 Easy to love Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73373 2/15/1946 Yesterdays Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73374 2/15/1946 More than you know Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73375 2/15/1946 What is there to say? Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73450 3/18/1946 I'm gonna make believe Connie Boswell leader  
Decca 73451 3/18/1946 Sweetheart Connie Boswell leader  
Decca 73452 3/15/1946 Who told you that lie? Connie Boswell leader  
Decca 73577 5/17/1946 My fickle eye Evelyn Knight leader  
Decca 73578 5/17/1946 It's my lazy day Evelyn Knight leader  
Decca 73579 5/17/1946 The tookie on his bonnet Evelyn Knight leader  
Decca 73664 8/15/1946 Love doesn't grow on trees Connie Boswell leader  
Decca 73665 8/15/1946 Ole buttermilk sky Connie Boswell leader  
Decca 73783 1/14/1947 The toorie on his bonnet Evelyn Knight leader  
Decca 73784 1/14/1947 Saloon Evelyn Knight leader  
Decca 73785 1/14/1947 The lass with the delicate air Evelyn Knight leader  
Decca 73792 2/13/1947 Deep song Billie Holiday instrumentalist, string bass, arranger, leader  
Decca 73793 2/13/1947 There is no greater love Billie Holiday instrumentalist, string bass, arranger, leader  
Decca 73794 2/13/1947 Easy living Billie Holiday instrumentalist, string bass, arranger, leader  
Decca 73795 2/13/1947 Solitude Billie Holiday instrumentalist, string bass, arranger, leader  
Decca 73818 3/19/1947 A Sunday kind of love-1 Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73819 3/19/1947 That's my desire-1 Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73820 3/19/1947 Oh, lady be good Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73909 5/8/1947 A-feudin' and a-fightin' Bing Crosby instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73910 5/8/1947 Goodbye my love, goodbye Bing Crosby instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73985 6/30/1947 Louisville Lou Sophie Tucker instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 226-250 of 661 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Haggart, Bob," accessed December 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106788.

Haggart, Bob. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106788.

"Haggart, Bob." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 December 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106788

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