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 101-125 of 661 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 64928 10-in. 1/23/1939 Stomp off, let's go Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 64929 10-in. 1/23/1939 Smokey Mary Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 64930 10-in. 1/23/1939 South Rampart Street parade Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 64931 10-in. 1/23/1939 Song of the wanderer Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 64932 10-in. 1/23/1939 Cherry Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 64933 10-in. 1/23/1939 Eye opener Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 64988 10-in. 2/6/1939 Begin the beguine The Andrews Sisters ; Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 64989 10-in. 2/6/1939 Hindustan Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 64990 10-in. 2/6/1939 Long time no see The Andrews Sisters ; Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 64991 10-in. 2/6/1939 Mournin' blues Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 65942 10-in. 7/10/1939 You and your love Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 65943 10-in. 7/10/1939 Melancholy mood Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 65998 10-in. 7/24/1939 Over the rainbow Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 65999 10-in. 7/24/1939 Oh you crazy moon Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66000 10-in. 7/24/1939 Day in, day out Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66220 10-in. 8/29/1939 Boogie woogie Maxixe Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66221 10-in. 8/29/1939 Blue orchids Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66222 10-in. 8/29/1939 The world is waiting for the sunrise Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66292 10-in. 9/6/1939 What used to was used to was Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66293 10-in. 9/6/1939 Lilacs in the rain Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66539 10-in. 9/11/1939 can I help it? Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66540 10-in. 9/11/1939 The starlit hour Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66601 10-in. 9/18/1939 Till we meet again Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66602 10-in. 9/18/1939 The love nest Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 66662 10-in. 9/25/1939 Washington and Lee swing Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 101-125 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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