Dave Barbour

David Michael Barbour (May 28, 1912 – December 11, 1965) was an American jazz guitarist. He was married to singer Peggy Lee and was her co-writer, accompanist, and bandleader.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 28th, 1912 (New York City), Died February 11th, 1965 (Malibu)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1969

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, leader

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 187 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-017411 10-in. 11/24/1937 Autopsy on Schubert Rhythmasters ; Larry Wagner Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60300 10-in. 1/6/1936 Gramercy Square Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60301 10-in. 1/6/1936 Polly wally doodle Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60315 10-in. 1/8/1936 Decca stomp Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60318 10-in. 1/8/1936 The wedding of Jack and Jill-1 Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60404 10-in. 1/28/1936 Whose big baby are you? Bob Howard Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60405 10-in. 1/28/1936 Much too much Bob Howard Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60406 10-in. 1/28/1936 Garbo green Bob Howard Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60407 10-in. 1/28/1936 You hit the spot Bob Howard Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60438 10-in. 2/4/1936 I'm putting all my eggs in one basket Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60439 10-in. 2/4/1936 Yes! Yes! My! My! Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60454 10-in. 2/10/1936 Spreadin' rhythm around Bob Howard Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60455 10-in. 2/10/1936 Wake up and sing Bob Howard Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60589 10-in. 2/26/1936 You started me dreaming Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60590 10-in. 2/26/1936 Misty islands of the Highlands Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60591 10-in. 2/26/1936 What's the name of that song? Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60592 10-in. 2/26/1936 Let yourself go Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60593 10-in. 2/26/1936 Life begins when you're in love Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60594 10-in. 2/26/1936 If you love me Red Norvo Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60870 10-in. 3/5/1936 The panic is on Connie Boswell instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60873 10-in. 3/5/1936 Mama don't allow it Connie Boswell instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60898 10-in. 3/16/1936 I got rhythm Red Norvo and his Swing Sextette instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60899 10-in. 3/16/1936 Oh, lady be good Red Norvo and his Swing Sextette instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60900 10-in. 3/16/1936 Lost Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60901 10-in. 3/16/1936 Welcome stranger Dick Robertson Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 1-25 of 187 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Barbour, Dave," accessed August 6, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106911.

Barbour, Dave. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 6, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106911.

"Barbour, Dave." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 6 August 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106911

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