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 201-225 of 661 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 72620 10-in. 12/13/1944 Whenever there's love-1 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 72621 10-in. 12/13/1944 Impromptu ensemble No. 1 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 72622 10-in. 12/13/1944 The man I love Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 72623 10-in. 12/13/1944 'S wonderful-2 Eddie Condon Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 72692 10-in. 1/14/1945 Jodie man Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass, arranger, leader  
Decca 72693 10-in. 1/14/1945 I wonder-1 Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass, arranger, leader  
Decca 73006 10-in. 8/14/1945 Don't explain-1 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73007 8/14/1945 Big stuff-1,3 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73008 10-in. 8/14/1945 You better go now-2 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73009 10-in. 8/14/1945 What is this thing called love?-2 Billie Holiday instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73218 10-in. 12/6/1945 It's the same old shillelagh Bing Crosby ; The Jesters instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73219 10-in. 12/6/1945 McNamara's band Bing Crosby ; The Jesters instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73220 10-in. 12/6/1945 Dear old Donnegal Bing Crosby ; The Jesters instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73221 10-in. 12/6/1945 Who threw the overalls in Mrs. Murphy chowders? Bing Crosby ; The Jesters instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73230 10-in. 12/10/1945 I fall in love with you every day-1 The Paulette Sisters leader  
Decca 73231 10-in. 12/10/1945 I'm in love with two sweethearts The Paulette Sisters leader  
Decca 73255 10-in. 12/27/1945 Sioux City Sue Bing Crosby ; The Jesters leader  
Decca 73256 10-in. 12/27/1945 You sang my love song to somebody else Bing Crosby ; The Jesters leader  
Decca 73278 1/16/1946 Blue (and broken hearted) Bing Crosby instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73285 1/18/1946 You won't be satisfied Louis Armstrong ; Ella Fitzgerald leader, arranger  
Decca 73286 1/18/1946 The frim fram sauce Louis Armstrong ; Ella Fitzgerald leader, arranger  
Decca 73313 1/28/1946 What is there to say Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73343 2/5/1946 Soon Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73344 2/5/1946 With a song in my heart Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73345 2/5/1946 If there is someone lovelier than you Bobby Hackett Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 201-225 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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