John Jacob Loeb
John Jacob Loeb (1910 – 2 March 1970) was an American composer. He wrote music and lyrics for many popular songs such as "Rosie the Riveter" (1942), "Seems Like Old Times" (1945), "Masquerade", "Reflections in the Water", "Sweetie Pie", "Boo Hoo", "A Sailboat in the Moonlight" and "The Maharajah of Magador".
Born in Chicago, Loeb started composing songs in 1928 while attending Lawrence Woodmere Academy. He became a member of American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers in 1932. He collaborated with Carmen Lombardo, Paul Francis Webster and Edward Lane. He died on 2 March 1970 at Franklin General Hospital in Valley Stream, New York.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1910
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1939
Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer, lyricist
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 43 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-53017||10-in.||4/15/1931||Two little, blue little eyes||Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-64069||10-in.||3/2/1931||There's rhythm in the river||Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BSHQ-71742||10-in.||5/24/1932||Masquerade||Helen Crawford ; Jesse Crawford ; Frank Luther||Pipe organ duet, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BSHQ-73025||10-in.||6/22/1932||Masquerade||Dick Robertson ; Ted Black Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-75016||10-in.||1/31/1933||Masquerade||Marimba Centro-Americana||Marimba band||composer|
|Victor||BS-75734||10-in.||4/6/1933||I do!||Isham Jones Orchestra ; Eddie Stone||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-78858||10-in.||12/15/1933||Got the jitters||Isham Jones Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-84419||10-in.||9/28/1934||Sweetie pie||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BS-86496||10-in.||12/21/1934||You didn't know me from Adam (And I didn't know you from Eve)||Eddy Duchin Orchestra ; Lew Sherwood||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-92978||10-in.||8/14/1935||What a night, what a moon, what a girl||The Little Ramblers ; Eddie Lloyd||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BAVE-93984||10-in.||11/23/1937||Boo-hoo||Orquesta Típica Victor||Instrumental ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-95337||10-in.||10/5/1935||Ev'rything is okey dokey||Little Ramblers ; Ward Pinkett||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BS-101792||10-in.||5/18/1936||Monopoly||Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-04532||10-in.||1/29/1937||You're here, you're there||Jack Leonard ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-04550||10-in.||2/2/1937||Boo-hoo||Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-04567||10-in.||2/4/1937||Boo-hoo||Wingy Manone Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-06673||10-in.||3/17/1937||Dreamy eyes||Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio and vocal ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-07129||10-in.||2/18/1937||The kid in the three cornered pants||Frank Britton ; Hotel Charlotte Orchestra ; Jimmie Livingston||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-07734||10-in.||4/7/1937||Maybe||Royal Canadians||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-07747||10-in.||4/9/1937||Boo-hoo||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-07827||10-in.||4/18/1937||You're here, you're there (You're everywhere)||Shep Fields ; Bobby Goday ; Rippling Rhythm Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-07836||10-in.||4/21/1937||Toodle-oo||Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-010100||10-in.||5/1/1937||Toodle-oo||Shep Fields ; Bobby Goday ; Rippling Rhythm Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-010137||10-in.||5/7/1937||A sailboat in the moonlight||Kurt Bloom ; Charlie Barnet Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-010361||10-in.||5/28/1937||A sailboat in the moonlight||Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Loeb, John Jacob," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110821.
Loeb, John Jacob. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110821.
"Loeb, John Jacob." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.
DAHR Persistent Identifier
Send the Editors a message about this record.