Trigger Alpert

Herman "Trigger" Alpert (September 3, 1916 – December 21, 2013) was an American jazz bassist from Indianapolis, Indiana.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 3, 1916 (Indianapolis), Died December 21, 2013 (Jacksonville Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1953

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass

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Recordings (Results 51-75 of 86 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor D7VB-1632 10-in. 9/22/1947 Sleepy time gal Three Suns Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor D7VB-1684 10-in. 10/8/1947 What ev'ry woman knows Etta Jones ; Luther Henderson Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz quintet instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor D7VB-1685 10-in. 10/8/1947 Overwork blues Etta Jones ; Luther Henderson Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz quintet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73285 1/18/1946 You won't be satisfied Louis Armstrong ; Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 73286 1/18/1946 The frim fram sauce Louis Armstrong ; Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 76426 5/29/1950 I'm forever blowing bubbles Gordon Jenkins ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 76427 5/29/1950 You're mine, you! Gordon Jenkins ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 81103 6/8/1951 By the light of the silvery moon Denny Vaughan instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 81104 6/8/1951 Moonlight and roses Denny Vaughan instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 81105 6/8/1951 I'm bringing you a red, red rose Denny Vaughan instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 81106 6/8/1951 Moon over Miami Denny Vaughan instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 81126 6/8/1951 Rose room Denny Vaughan instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 81127 6/8/1951 Roses of Picardy Denny Vaughan instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 81128 6/8/1951 Moonglow Denny Vaughan instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 81129 6/8/1951 The moon was yellow Denny Vaughan instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 82231 1/31/1952 Spellbound Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 82232 1/31/1952 Amber Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 82233 1/31/1952 Lost in a fog Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 82234 1/31/1952 Carioca Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 82327 2/26/1952 Trust in me Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 82328 2/26/1952 Wishin' Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 82329 2/26/1952 Lonely wine Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 82330 2/26/1952 Midnight sun Coleman Hawkins Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 83203 8/1/1952 Where there's smoke there's fire Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 83204 8/1/1952 My little nest of heavenly blues Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 51-75 of 86 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Alpert, Trigger," accessed October 1, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107106.

Alpert, Trigger. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 1, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107106.

"Alpert, Trigger." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 1 October 2022.

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