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Werner Richard Heymann

Werner Richard Heymann (14 February 1896 – 30 May 1961), also known as Werner R. Heymann was a German-Jewish composer active in Germany and in Hollywood.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 14th, 1896 (Königsberg), Died May 30th, 1961 (Munich)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, conductor

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-84236 10-in. 9/7/1934 Ha-cha-cha Connecticut Yankees ; Debutantes ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and female vocal ensemble composer  
Victor BS-84461 10-in. 10/8/1934 Wine song High Hatters Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BAVE-86935 10-in. 8/23/1935 Ha-cha-cha Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-87420 10-in. 1/16/1935 Ha-cha-cha Orquesta Havana Royal ; Juan Sanabria Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-06547 10-in. 3/26/1937 For you Allan Holt ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Heymann, Werner Richard," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109659.

Heymann, Werner Richard. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109659.

"Heymann, Werner Richard." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109659

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