Bob Zurke

Bob Zurke (January 7, 1912 – February 16, 1944) was an American jazz pianist, arranger, composer and briefly a bandleader during the Swing era.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 7, 1912 (Detroit), Died February 16, 1944 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, director, composer, arranger

Notes: His nickname, "The Ole Tom Cat of the Keys," appears on disc labels and Victor ledgers.

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Recordings (Results 126-150 of 161 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 91695 10-in. 4/7/1939 When the red, red robin comes bob, bob, bobbin' along Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 91696 10-in. 4/7/1939 Them there eyes Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 91697 10-in. 4/7/1939 Hang your heart on a hickory limb Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 91698 10-in. 4/7/1939 Sing a song of sunbeams Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 91709 10-in. 4/14/1939 Only when you' re in my arms Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 91710 10-in. 4/11/1939 The lady's in love with You Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1015 10-in. 11/5/1937 Nice work if you can get it Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1016 10-in. 11/5/1937 A foggy day Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1017 10-in. 11/5/1937 I've hitched my wagon to a star Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1018 10-in. 11/5/1937 This never happened before Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1019 10-in. 11/5/1937 Little Rock getaway Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1020 10-in. 11/5/1937 Squeeze me-2 Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1029 10-in. 11/9/1937 Let's give another chance Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1030 10-in. 11/9/1937 Vieni, vieni Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1031 10-in. 11/9/1937 Silhouettes in the moonlight Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1032 10-in. 11/9/1937 I've got a strange new rhythm in my heart Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1033 10-in. 11/9/1937 Why should I care? Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1060 10-in. 11/13/1937 Stumbling Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1061 10-in. 11/13/1937 Who's sorry now? Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1062 10-in. 11/13/1937 Coquette Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1063 10-in. 11/13/1937 Fidgety feet Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1064 10-in. 11/13/1937 You're driving me crazy Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1065 10-in. 11/13/1937 Can't we be friends? Bob Crosby's Bob Cats instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1066 10-in. 11/13/1937 Martha (Ah! So pure) Connie Boswell instrumentalist, piano  
Decca DLA 1067 10-in. 11/13/1937 Home on the range Connie Boswell instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 126-150 of 161 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Zurke, Bob," accessed February 9, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109745.

Zurke, Bob. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 9, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109745.

"Zurke, Bob." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 9 February 2023.

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