Birth and Death Data: Born October 5, 1898 (Boston), Died November 6, 1991 (Miami)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1946
Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer
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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 63 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BRC-53083||10-in.||5/8/1931||Under your window tonight||Chick Bullock ; Victor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-59763||10-in.||4/25/1930||Ro-ro-rollin' along||Frank Luther ; Victor Arden-Phil Ohman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-59768||10-in.||4/29/1930||Ro-ro-rollin' along||Johnny Marvin||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BVE-64007||10-in.||7/30/1930||I want a little girl||McKinney's Cotton Pickers ; George Thomas||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||PBS-68649||10-in.||11/20/1933||Sing a little low down tune||Tom Coakley ; Palace Hotel Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-78894||10-in.||12/22/1933||Alice in Wonderland||Bill Scotti Orchestra ; Lee Sullivan||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-81070||10-in.||1/17/1934||Alice in Wonderland||Isham Jones Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-81075||10-in.||1/18/1934||Throw another log on the fire||Jerry Baker ; Hotel Governor Clinton Orchestra ; Enoch Light||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-81333||10-in.||1/29/1934||Throw another log on the fire||The Chanters ; Don Bestor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-81925||10-in.||3/13/1934||Pretty Polly Perkins||The Three Scamps||Vocal and instrumental trio||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-82310||10-in.||4/12/1934||An old water mill||Jack Campbell ; Vincent Lopez ; St. Regis Hotel Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-84468||10-in.||10/11/1934||The thief of Baghdad||Pickens Sisters||Female vocal trio, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-87230||10-in.||1/2/1935||The farmer takes a wife||Hal Davis Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-89301||10-in.||3/9/1935||Flowers for Madame||Al Bowlly ; Ray Noble Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-89335||10-in.||3/15/1935||Flowers for Madame||Jack Shilkret Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-89703||10-in.||4/29/1935||Moonlight and violins||Eddy Duchin Orchestra ; Lew Sherwood||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-89876||10-in.||6/7/1935||Let's swing it||Rocky Jordan ; Reggie Childs Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-92230||10-in.||6/8/1935||Let's swing it||The Freshmen ; Ray Noble Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-92270||10-in.||6/17/1935||Gringola||Jack Shilkret Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-92296||10-in.||6/19/1935||Gringola||Stuart Allen ; Richard Himber ; Ritz-Carlton Hotel Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-92703||10-in.||7/12/1935||Young ideas||Dolly Dawn ; George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-94695||10-in.||2/13/1936||West wind||Nolan Canova ; Hotel Charlotte Orchestra ; Bob Pope||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-95519||10-in.||10/18/1935||One umbrella for two||Tommy Dorsey Orchestra ; Cliff Weston||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-98898||10-in.||2/1/1936||West wind||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-100380||10-in.||4/23/1936||You can't pull the wool over my eyes||Benny Goodman Orchestra ; Helen Ward||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mencher, Murray," accessed March 20, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108994.
Mencher, Murray. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 20, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108994.
"Mencher, Murray." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 20 March 2023.
DAHR Persistent Identifier
Discogs: Murray Mencher
Allmusic: Murray Mencher
Linked Open Data Sources
LCNAR: Mencher, Murray, 1898-1991 - http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no90010579
MusicBrainz: Murray Mencher - https://musicbrainz.org/artist/afc1902c-32f6-4d7b-ae32-4c3559bf31a3
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