Ted Nash

Theodore Malcolm "Ted" Nash (October 31, 1922 – May 12, 2011) was a jazz musician who played saxophone, flute, and clarinet. He was a session musician in Hollywood studios. His brother was trombonist Dick Nash and his nephew is saxophonist Ted Nash, who is a member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra led by Wynton Marsalis.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 31st, 1922 (Somerville)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1941 - 1958

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor saxophone, alto saxophone, clarinet, flute, saxophone

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 70057 10-in. 12/15/1941 Dear Arabella Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70058 10-in. 12/15/1941 The night we called it a day Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70059 10-in. 12/15/1941 He's 1-A in the Army and he's A-1 in my heart Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70060 10-in. 12/15/1941 Russian rose Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70120 10-in. 12/31/1941 Pretty little busy-body Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70121 10-in. 12/31/1941 We're the couple in the castle Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70122 10-in. 12/31/1941 Chances are Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70123 10-in. 12/31/1941 Boy, oh boy! Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70211 10-in. 1/23/1942 Cocoanut grove Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70212 10-in. 1/23/1942 Papa Niccolini (The happy cobbler) Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70213 10-in. 1/23/1942 Blue shadows and white gardenias Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70214 10-in. 1/23/1942 As we walk into the sunset Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70275 10-in. 2/3/1942 Wherever you are Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70276 10-in. 2/3/1942 Hoe down Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70277 10-in. 2/3/1942 I'm breathless Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 70278 10-in. 2/3/1942 Sing me a song of the islands Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5234 12/2/1949 Sitting by the window Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5235 12/2/1949 Just for old times Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5236 12/2/1949 By the waters of Minnetonka Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5237 12/2/1949 Crew cut Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5349 1/24/1950 Bamboo Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5350 1/24/1950 One! Two! Three! Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5351 1/24/1950 Stormy weather march Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5352 1/24/1950 Carioca Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5397 2/20/1950 Smoke gets in your eyes Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5398 2/20/1950 Night and day Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5399 2/20/1950 All the things you are Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5400 2/20/1950 Stardust Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5419 3/9/1950 Blue skies Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5420 3/9/1950 Dancing in the dark Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5423 3/10/1950 This can't be love Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5424 3/10/1950 What is this thing called love? Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5425 3/10/1950 Desert serenade Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5499 4/5/1950 Home cookin' Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5500 4/5/1950 Crazy she calls me Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5501 4/5/1950 In the mood Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5575 4/25/1950 Cry, cry, cry Mildred Bailey instrumentalist, saxophone  
Decca L 5576 4/25/1950 Blue prelude Mildred Bailey instrumentalist, saxophone  
Decca L 5606 5/18/1950 Sound off (Duckworth chant) Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5607 5/18/1950 A string of pearls Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5608 5/18/1950 The lonesomest whistle Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5707 6/27/1950 You wonderful you Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5708 6/27/1950 Dig-dig-dig dig for your dinner Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5709 6/27/1950 Re-stringing the pearls (A ball of twine) Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5775 7/31/1950 Honestly, I love you Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5776 7/31/1950 I don't care if the sun don't shine Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5777 7/31/1950 Vagabond shoes Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5778 7/31/1950 No other love-1 Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5783 8/15/1950 Farewell blues Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5794 8/23/1950 And you'll be home Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5795 8/25/1950 Where do I go from you? Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5796 8/25/1950 Accidents will happen Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5799 8/25/1950 The spirit is willing Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5800 8/25/1950 Off limits (Passage interdit) Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5801 8/25/1950 Minuet in G Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5822 9/6/1950 Ellington echoes: Part 1: Sophisticated lady ; I let a song go out of my heart Eddie Miller instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5823 9/6/1950 Ellington echoes: Part 2: In a sentimental mood/Solitude Eddie Miller instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5939 12/6/1950 Music by the angels Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5940 12/6/1950 Would I love you Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5941 12/6/1950 Dear! Dear! Dear! Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5942 12/6/1950 Say it with your kisses Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5957 12/15/1950 Circus Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5958 12/15/1950 Holiday for strings Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 5959 12/15/1950 Begin the beguine Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 6466 10/5/1951 I never was loved by anyone Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 6467 10/5/1951 Turn back the hands of time Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 6468 10/5/1951 Miracles seem to happen Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 6469 10/5/1951 Bess, you is my woman now Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 6695 3/28/1952 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 6696 3/28/1952 Somewhere along the way Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 6697 3/28/1952 Darktown Strutters' Ball Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 6698 3/28/1952 At last Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 8837 12/1/1955 Around the corner Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 8838 12/1/1955 Boom boom (Ain't it great to be crazy) Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 8839 12/1/1955 The sweetest march Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 8840 12/1/1955 Glorious, glorious Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca L 10813 11/2/1958 St. Louis blues Jack Kane Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 10814 11/2/1958 Alfern song Jack Kane Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 10815 11/2/1958 Lazy river Jack Kane Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 10816 11/2/1958 Clare's tune Jack Kane Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 11033 6/24/1958 The three heads of Adam Heinie Beau Jazz Stars instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 11034 6/24/1958 The house on Olvera Street Heinie Beau Jazz Stars instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 11035 6/24/1958 The Gina pastrami cha cha cha Heinie Beau Jazz Stars instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 11036 6/24/1958 Moonset Boulevard Heinie Beau Jazz Stars instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 11037 6/24/1958 The five and a half gallon hat story Heinie Beau Jazz Stars instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 11038 6/24/1958 Gullible travels Heinie Beau Jazz Stars instrumentalist, flute, clarinet, alto saxophone  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Nash, Ted," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108052.

Nash, Ted. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108052.

"Nash, Ted." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108052

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