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 26-50 of 661 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 60135 10-in. 11/8/1935 Here's to romance Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60136 10-in. 11/8/1935 I found a dream Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60137 10-in. 11/8/1935 Red sails in the sunset Mound City Blue Blowers instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60139 10-in. 11/8/1935 On Treasure Island Mound City Blue Blowers instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60140 10-in. 11/8/1935 Thanks a million Mound City Blue Blowers instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60169 10-in. 11/27/1935 A little bit independent Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60170 10-in. 11/27/1935 No other one Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60180 10-in. 11/27/1935 One night in Monte Carlo Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60181 10-in. 11/27/1935 Eeeny meeny miney mo Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60584 10-in. 2/27/1936 Goody goody Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60585 10-in. 2/27/1936 So this is heaven Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60586 10-in. 2/27/1936 I don't want to make history Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60587 10-in. 2/27/1936 What's the name of that song? Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60911 10-in. 3/19/1936 Christopher Columbus Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60912 10-in. 3/19/1936 Ooh! Look-a there, ain't she pretty? Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60913 10-in. 3/19/1936 You're "Toots" to me Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 60914 10-in. 3/19/1936 It's great to be in love again Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61034 10-in. 4/13/1936 You started me dreaming Connie Boswell instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61035 10-in. 4/13/1936 Mommy Connie Boswell instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61036 10-in. 4/13/1936 Muskrat ramble Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass, arranger  
Decca 61037 10-in. 4/13/1936 Dixieland shuffle Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass, arranger  
Decca 61148 10-in. 6/9/1936 On the beach at Bali-Bali Connie Boswell instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61149 10-in. 6/9/1936 Swing me a lullaby Connie Boswell instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61150 10-in. 6/9/1936 I met my Waterloo Connie Boswell instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 61151 10-in. 6/9/1936 You can call it swing Connie Boswell instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 26-50 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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