Sylvia Fine

Sylvia Fine (August 29, 1913 – October 28, 1991) was an American lyricist, composer, and producer, and the wife of the comedian Danny Kaye. She and her future husband grew up within blocks of each other in Brooklyn, but they did not meet until 1939.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 29th, 1913 (Brooklyn), Died October 28th, 1991 (Manhattan)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1947 - 1955

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca L 4586 11/28/1947 The little fiddle (Symphony for unstrung tongue): Part 1 Danny Kaye composer, lyricist  
Decca L 4587 11/28/1947 The little fiddle (Symphony for unstrung tongue): Part 2 Danny Kaye composer, lyricist  
Decca L 8654 9/7/1955 Life could not better be Danny Kaye composer  
Decca L 8655 9/7/1955 The maladjusted jester Danny Kaye composer  
Decca L 8671 9/12/1955 Where walks my true love Danny Kaye composer  
Decca L 8672 9/12/1955 My heart knows a lovely song Danny Kaye composer  
Decca L 8677 9/15/1955 I live to love Danny Kaye composer  
Decca L 8678 9/15/1955 Willow, willow waley Danny Kaye composer  
Decca L 8679 9/15/1955 Pass the basket Danny Kaye composer  
Decca L 8701 9/27/1955 Outfox the fox Danny Kaye composer  
Decca L 8702 9/27/1955 Life could not better be Danny Kaye composer  
Decca L 8703 9/27/1955 I'll take you dreaming Danny Kaye composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fine, Sylvia," accessed May 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108061.

Fine, Sylvia. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108061.

"Fine, Sylvia." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 May 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108061

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