Rowland Leigh (1902 – 1963) was an aristocratic Anglo-American lyricist, screenwriter, and librettist, who worked with many famous actors and musicians during his career on Broadway and in Hollywood.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1903 (London), Died October 8th, 1963 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932 - 1936
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-74706||10-in.||12/19/1932||If I am dreaming||Richard Crooks||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-74707||10-in.||12/19/1932||Without your love||Richard Crooks ; Grace Moore||Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-74708||10-in.||12/19/1932||I give my heart||Grace Moore||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-74709||10-in.||12/19/1932||The Dubarry||Grace Moore||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-74733||10-in.||12/28/1932||If I am dreaming||Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge||Tenor vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-82312||10-in.||4/13/1934||My heart is yours||Eddy Duchin Orchestra ; Lew Sherwood||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-82322||10-in.||4/17/1934||Annina||Bob Lawrence ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||PBS-97311||10-in.||2/26/1936||I give my heart||Grete Natzler||Female vocal solo||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Leigh, Rowland," accessed September 23, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109036.
Leigh, Rowland. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 23, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109036.
"Leigh, Rowland." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 23 September 2020.
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