Maceo Pinkard (June 27, 1897 – July 21, 1962) was an American composer, lyricist, and music publisher. Among his compositions is "Sweet Georgia Brown", a popular standard for decades after its composition and famous as the theme of the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team.
Pinkard was inducted in the National Academy of Popular Music, Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1984.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 27th, 1897 (Bluefield)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1939
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist, piano
Recordings (Results 201-225 of 245 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Brunswick||E35411||10-in.||11/18/1930||Them there eyes||Hal Kemp Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E17936-E17937||10-in.||2/10/1926||Gimme a little kiss, will ya? Huh?||Ed Smalle||Male vocal solo, with piano||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E19187-E19189||10-in.||5/7/1926||I wonder what’s become of Joe?||Keller Sisters and Lynch||Mixed vocal trio, with piano||composer|
|Brunswick||E20000-E20001||10-in.||8/28/1926||I wonder what’s become of Joe||Al Bernard ; Ernie Golden ; Hotel McAlpin Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||E24876-E24879||10-in.||10/22/1927||Dawning||Frank Black ; Frank Black Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take E24979)||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E24897-E24900||10-in.||10/24/1927||Here comes the show boat||Six Jumping Jacks||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take E24900)||composer|
|Brunswick||E24959-E24962||10-in.||10/28/1927||There must be somebody else||Belle Baker||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||E25125-E25128||10-in.||11/10/1927||There must be somebody else||Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet; without vocal (take E25128)||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E26853-E26854||10-in.||3/7/1928||Lila||Banjo Buddy||Male vocal solo and banjo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Edison||6524||10-in.||12/26/1918||Don't cry, little girl, don't cry||Irving Kaufman||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|Edison||6789||10-in.||5/17/1919||Dixie is Dixie once more||Premier Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||7260||10-in.||4/2/1920||Jazz Babies' Ball||Premier Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||7779||10-in.||2/4/1921||Aunt Jemima's jubilee||Premier Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||8578||10-in.||9/6/1922||Stuttering||Broadway Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||9274||10-in.||12/1/1923||Headin' home||Broadway Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Edison||9705||10-in.||9/12/1924||Hot tamale baby||Andy Razaf||Male vocal solo, with piano||instrumentalist, piano|
|Edison||9706||10-in.||9/15/1924||Hard hearted Hannah||Marjorie Royce||Female vocal solo, with piano||instrumentalist, piano|
|Edison||9784||10-in.||10/10/1924||I'm satisfied (Beside that sweetie o' mine)||Georgia Melodians||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||10428||10-in.||6/11/1925||Sweet Georgia Brown (A Charleston swing)||Tennessee Happy Boys||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Edison||10526||10-in.||7/28/1925||Wait'll it's moonlight||Tennessee Happy Boys||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||10574||10-in.||9/15/1925||Sweet man||Golden Gate Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||10832||10-in.||2/16/1926||"Gimme" a little kiss, will "ya"? Huh?||John Ryan||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Edison||10975||10-in.||5/11/1926||I wonder what's become of Joe?||Golden Gate Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||11012||10-in.||5/28/1926||I wonder what's become of Joe?||The Frolickers||Male vocal trio, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||11479||10-in.||1/28/1927||How'd ya like to meet me in the moonlight? (Aw, come on, let's go)||Jack Davis ; Harry Pollock Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Pinkard, Maceo," accessed September 23, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110556.
Pinkard, Maceo. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 23, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110556.
"Pinkard, Maceo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 23 September 2020.
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