Oscar Levant

Oscar Levant (December 27, 1906 – August 14, 1972) was an American concert pianist, composer, music conductor, author, radio game show panellist, television talk show host, comedian and actor. He was as famous for his mordant character and witticisms, on the radio and in movies and television, as for his music.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 26, 1906 (Pittsburgh), Died August 14, 1972 (Beverly Hills)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1948

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, piano, songwriter

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Recordings (Results 101-110 of 110 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 110507 4/15/1948 Dirty hands, dirty face Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110508 1/22/1948 Traumerei Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110509 1/22/1948 It ain't necessarily so Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110510 2/12/1948 Waterboy Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 110511 2/12/1948 The one I love belongs to somebody else Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 111201 12/25/1947 Near you Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 111211 4/15/1948 I'll see you in my dreams Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 10156 2/12/1948 Memories Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 10159 3/18/1948 Always Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
Decca L 10160 4/8/1948 Ol' Man River Al Jolson instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 101-110 of 110 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Levant, Oscar," accessed December 3, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108664.

Levant, Oscar. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 3, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108664.

"Levant, Oscar." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 3 December 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108664

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