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 651-661 of 661 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Signature S-14 1944 Wolverine blues Yank Lawson and his Jazz Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Signature S-15 1944 Sunday Yank Lawson and his Jazz Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Signature BT-101 6/7/1944 I've found a new baby Yank Lawson and his Jazz Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Signature BT-102 6/7/1944 Jazz me blues Yank Lawson and his Jazz Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 12SRC100 12-in. 2/12/1945 Lady be good Yank Lawson Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca N 2944 10-in. 12/14/1944 Jam session jump Eddie Condon instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca N 2945 10-in. 12/14/1944 Jam session blues Eddie Condon instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca N 2946 10-in. 12/14/1944 Someone to watch over me Eddie Condon instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca N 2947 10-in. 12/14/1944 The sheik of Araby Eddie Condon ; Jack Teagarden instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca N 2948 10-in. 12/14/1944 The man I love Eddie Condon ; Lee Wiley instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca N 2949 10-in. 12/14/1944 Somebody loves me Eddie Condon Orchestra ; Jack Teagarden instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 651-661 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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