Brooks Bowman (October 21, 1913 – October 17, 1937) composed the song "East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)" which has become a jazz standard.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 21, 1913, Died October 17, 1937 (New York State Route 403)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1940
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-85511||10-in.||2/25/1935||Love and a dime||Fritz Heilbron ; Jan Garber Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BS-88979||10-in.||5/28/1935||East of the sun (And west of the moon)||Carl Ravazza ; Tom Coakley Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BS-89368||10-in.||3/22/1935||Love and a dime||Bill Barry Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BS-95034||10-in.||9/14/1935||Will love find a way?||Dolly Dawn ; George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-95655||10-in.||10/24/1935||Will love find a way||Eddy Duchin Orchestra ; Lew Sherwood||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-98391||10-in.||12/21/1935||Love will live on||Buddy Gately ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-98392||10-in.||12/21/1935||Then I shan't love you any more||Tommy Dorsey Orchestra ; Edythe Wright||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-048939||10-in.||4/23/1940||East of the sun (and west of the moon)||Tommy Dorsey ; Sentimentalists||Jazz/dance octet, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble||composer|
|Victor||D7VB-0543||10-in.||5/15/1947||East of the sun and west of the moon||Delta Rhythm Boys||Male vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bowman, Brooks," accessed January 29, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108162.
Bowman, Brooks. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 29, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108162.
"Bowman, Brooks." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 29 January 2023.
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