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 26-50 of 63 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-101192||10-in.||4/8/1936||It's no fun||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-101300||10-in.||4/9/1936||It's no fun||Wingy Manone Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-101537||10-in.||4/24/1936||You can't pull the wool over my eyes||Dolly Dawn and her Dawn Patrol||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-02464||10-in.||11/5/1936||Take another guess||Benny Goodman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||composer|
|Victor||BS-03020||10-in.||11/6/1936||Take another guess||Frank Dailey ; Ann Lee Davies ; Meadowbrook Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-04328||10-in.||1/27/1937||The meanest thing you ever did was kiss me||Dolly Dawn and her Dawn Patrol||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-04953||10-in.||2/22/1937||The meanest thing you ever did was kiss me||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-07731||10-in.||4/7/1937||I'm hatin' this waitin' around||Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-013329||10-in.||9/3/1937||Sweet Varsity Sue||Bunny Berigan Orchestra ; Gail Reese||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-014690||10-in.||10/15/1937||Sweet varsity Sue||Jerry Blaine ; Johnny McKeever ; Stream Line Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-017419||10-in.||11/26/1937||Scrapin' the toast||Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Bea Wain||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||PBS-019302||10-in.||6/1/1938||The same sweet you||Elmer Feldkamp ; Freddy Martin Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-023684||10-in.||7/11/1938||On the bumpy road to love||Ozzie Nelson Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-023763||10-in.||7/1/1938||On the bumpy road to love||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-068380||10-in.||12/1/1941||The meanest thing you ever did was kiss me||Dawn Patrol Boys ; Dolly Dawn||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-070693||10-in.||1/26/1942||Chances are||Harvey Crawford ; Art Kassel ; Kassels-in-the-Air Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||D6VB-2149||10-in.||9/6/1946||I want a little girl||Louis Armstrong ; Hot Six (Louis Armstrong)||Male vocal, solo with jazz septet||composer|
|Columbia||W150031||10-in.||2/27/1930||Me and the girl next door||Eddie Walters||Male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W150195||10-in.||4/10/1930||Ro-ro-rollin' along||Roy Evans||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||W150397||10-in.||5/7/1930||Ro-ro-rollin' along||Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W150518||10-in.||5/21/1930||Ro-ro-rollin' along||Hotel Mark Hopkins Orchestra ; Anson Weeks||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||[W]150589||10-in.||6/16/1930||Ro-ro-rollin' along||Sammy Fain||Male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W150949||10-in.||11/12/1930||Waiting by the silv'ry Rio Grande||The Cavaliers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||W151196||10-in.||1/12/1931||Headin' for better times||Ted Lewis and his Band||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W151593||10-in.||6/9/1931||(Yoo-hoo-hoo I'll call to you) Under your window tonight||Smith Ballew Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mencher, Murray," accessed March 31, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108994.
Mencher, Murray. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 31, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108994.
"Mencher, Murray." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 31 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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