Johnny Johnson

Birth and Death Data: Born 1902

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1962

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, saxophone, director, piano, tenor vocal, composer, leader

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 76-100 of 191 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-054622 10-in. 7/23/1940 Ferry-boat serenade Meredith Blake ; Gray Gordon ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and vocal ensemble instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-054623 10-in. 7/23/1940 Pretty little peasant Gray Gordon ; Art Perry ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-056109 10-in. 9/13/1940 Dancing on a dime Gray Gordon ; Art Perry ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-056110 10-in. 9/13/1940 I hear music Meredith Blake ; Gray Gordon ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-056111 10-in. 9/13/1940 Cuttin' the class Gray Gordon ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with shouts instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-056112 10-in. 9/13/1940 Autumn on the campus Gray Gordon ; Art Perry ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-056471 10-in. 10/9/1940 Dream Valley Gray Gordon ; Art Perry ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-057001 10-in. 10/17/1940 The lady with red hair Chet Bruce ; Gray Gordon ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-057002 10-in. 10/17/1940 Oh! They're making me all over in the army Gordon Goons ; Gray Gordon ; Art Perry ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-057003 10-in. 10/17/1940 The Yankee Doodle polka Meredith Blake ; Gray Gordon ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-057004 10-in. 10/17/1940 The Kerry dance Gray Gordon ; Art Perry ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-057005 10-in. 10/17/1940 I'll take you home again, Kathleen Gray Gordon ; Art Perry ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-058256 10-in. 12/12/1940 Keep an eye on your heart Chet Bruce ; Gray Gordon ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-058257 10-in. 12/12/1940 San Antonio Rose Gray Gordon ; Art Perry ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-058258 10-in. 12/12/1940 Scarf dance Gray Gordon ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-058259 10-in. 12/12/1940 Eloise Gray Gordon ; Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-060661 10-in. 2/19/1941 You waited too long Meredith Blake ; Gray Gordon Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-060662 10-in. 2/19/1941 Make believe Gray Gordon Orchestra ; Art Perry Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-060663 10-in. 2/19/1941 Why do I love you? Meredith Blake ; Gray Gordon Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-060664 10-in. 2/19/1941 Granada Gray Gordon Orchestra ; Art Perry Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Columbia 81944 10-in. 8/21/1924 Jesus Christ, I want to find Southern Negro Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 81945 10-in. 8/21/1924 I'm going to build right on that shore Southern Negro Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 81946 10-in. 8/21/1924 Hard trials and great tribulations Southern Negro Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 81947 10-in. 8/21/1924 My Lord's gonna move this wicked race Southern Negro Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 81972 10-in. 9/5/1924 Hampton Road blues Southern Quartet Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 76-100 of 191 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Johnson, Johnny," accessed April 20, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110135.

Johnson, Johnny. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 20, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110135.

"Johnson, Johnny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 20 April 2024.

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