Jacob Gade

Jacob Thune Hansen Gade (Vejle, Denmark, 29 November 1879 – 20 February 1963, Assens) was a Danish violinist and composer, mostly of orchestral popular music. He is remembered today for a single tune, the familiar "Jalousie", also known as Jalousie 'Tango Tzigane' and Tango Jalousie.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 29th, 1879 (Vejle), Died February 20th, 1963 (Torø Huse)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-67468 10-in. 2/25/1931 Jalousie Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor CVE-92811 12-in. 7/1/1935 Jalousie Boston Pops Orchestra ; Arthur Fiedler Orchestra composer  
Victor BS-94186 10-in. 9/5/1935 Jalousie Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W152747 10-in. 5/22/1934 Jalousie Louis Katzman's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick C2213 10-in. 8/13/1928 Celos Orquesta "El Prado" Instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick E27548 10-in. 5/15/1928 Jalousie Fredric Fradkin Fiddlers Instrumental ensemble composer  
Edison 11807 10-in. 7/21/1927 Jalousie Hotel Commodore Ensemble ; Bernhard Levitow Instrumental ensemble composer  
Gramophone 0RA3375 10-in. 11/2/1938 Jalousie (Tango) Robert Gaden Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gade, Jacob," accessed October 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109568.

Gade, Jacob. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109568.

"Gade, Jacob." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109568


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