Eva Jessye Choir

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: Vocal group

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-73766 10-in. 10/5/1932 Louisiana hayride Eva Jessye Choir ; Leo Reisman Orchestra ; Arthur Schwartz Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and mixed vocal chorus Vocal group  
Decca 67737 10-in. 5/15/1940 Buzzard song Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Todd Duncan ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 67738 10-in. 5/15/1940 My man's gone now Ann Brown ; Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 67739 10-in. 5/15/1940 Porgy's lament and finale Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Todd Duncan ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 67740 10-in. 5/15/1940 Overture and Summertime Ann Brown ; Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 67741 10-in. 5/15/1940 It ain't necessarily so Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Todd Duncan ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 67742 10-in. 5/15/1940 Bess, you is my woman now Ann Brown ; Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Todd Duncan ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 67743 10-in. 5/15/1940 The requiem Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 67744 10-in. 5/15/1940 I got plenty o' nuttin' Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Todd Duncan ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 70752 10-in. 5/23/1942 Strawberry woman's call Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Helen Dowdy ; Eva Jessye Choir ; Gladys Goode Vocal group  
Decca 70753 10-in. 5/23/1942 What you want wid Bess? Ann Brown ; Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Todd Duncan ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 70754 10-in. 5/23/1942 I loves you Porgy Ann Brown ; Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Todd Duncan ; Eva Jessye Choir Vocal group  
Decca 70755 10-in. 5/23/1942 There's a boat that's leavin' soon for New York Ann Brown ; Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Eva Jessye Choir ; Avon Long Vocal group  
Decca 70756 10-in. 5/23/1942 A woman is a sometime thing Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Eva Jessye Choir ; Harriet Jackson ; Edward Matthews Vocal group  
Decca 70757 10-in. 5/23/1942 It takes a long pull to get there Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Eva Jessye Choir ; Edward Matthews Vocal group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Eva Jessye Choir," accessed August 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107151.

Eva Jessye Choir. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107151.

"Eva Jessye Choir." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107151

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