Skeets Herfurt

Arthur Relsmond "Skeets" Herfurt (28 May 1911 – 17 April 1992) was an American jazz saxophonist and clarinetist.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 28, 1911, Died April 17, 1992

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934 - 1957

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor saxophone, saxophone, arranger, alto saxophone, vocalist, clarinet, reeds

Notes: Given name is Arthur.

Recordings (Results 251-275 of 333 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca DLA 313 10-in. 3/28/1936 Welcome, stranger Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 314 10-in. 3/28/1936 Serenade to nobody in particular Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 315 10-in. 3/28/1936 Robins and roses Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 316 10-in. 3/28/1936 Sing, sing, sing Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 317 10-in. 3/29/1936 You never looked so beautiful Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 318 10-in. 3/29/1936 Wah-hoo! Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 319 10-in. 3/29/1936 Is it true what they say about Dixie? Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 320 10-in. 3/29/1936 I'll stand by Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 321 10-in. 3/29/1936 What's the reason (I'm not pleasin' you) Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 328 10-in. 3/31/1936 Love in the first degree Ray McKinley's Jazz Band instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca DLA 329 10-in. 3/31/1936 New Orleans parade Ray McKinley's Jazz Band instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca DLA 330 10-in. 3/31/1936 Shack in the back Ray McKinley's Jazz Band instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca DLA 331 10-in. 3/31/1936 Fingerwave Ray McKinley's Jazz Band instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca DLA 332 10-in. 4/3/1936 You Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 333 10-in. 4/3/1936 I want to be discovered Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 334 10-in. 4/3/1936 It's no fun Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 335 10-in. 4/3/1936 I'm putting all my eggs in one basket Ginger Rogers instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca DLA 336 10-in. 4/3/1936 Let yourself go Ginger Rogers instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca DLA 341 10-in. 4/4/1936 I love to sing Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 342 10-in. 4/4/1936 Moonrise on the lowlands Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, arranger  
Decca DLA 419 10-in. 7/7/1936 Ah-woo! Ah-woo! To you Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, alto saxophone  
Decca DLA 420 10-in. 7/7/1936 Hollywood pastime Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, alto saxophone  
Decca DLA 421 10-in. 7/7/1936 There's no substitute for you Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, alto saxophone  
Decca DLA 422 10-in. 7/7/1936 Funiculi, funicula Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, alto saxophone  
Decca DLA 423 10-in. 7/7/1936 Parade of the milk bottle caps Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, alto saxophone  
(Results 251-275 of 333 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Herfurt, Skeets," accessed January 22, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109808.

Herfurt, Skeets. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 22, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109808.

"Herfurt, Skeets." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 22 January 2022.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109808

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