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George L. Cobb

George Linus Cobb (August 31, 1886 – December 25, 1942) composed over 200 pieces of music, including ragtimes, marches, and waltzes. He also wrote columns for music trade publications.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 31st, 1886 (Mexico), Died December 25th, 1942 (Brookline)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1913 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-13401 10-in. 6/6/1913 Lonesome moon Helen Clark ; Walter Van Brunt Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-14280 10-in. 1/9/1914 All aboard for Dixieland Victor Military Band Band, with drum composer  
Victor B-14310 10-in. 1/13/1914 All aboard for Dixieland American Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-14366 10-in. 1/22/1914 All aboard for Dixieland Nora Bayes Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-15034 10-in. 7/2/1914 All aboard for Dixieland Elizabeth Murray Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-15044 10-in. 7/6/1914 Just for to-night Billy Murray ; Will Oakland Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-15964 10-in. 4/28/1915 Alabama jubilee Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-16442 10-in. 9/1/1915 Listen to that Dixie band Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-16522 12-in. 9/20/1915 In Alabama, dear, with you Conway's Band Band composer  
Victor B-16901 10-in. 12/15/1915 Are you from Dixie ('Cause I'm from Dixie too) Irving Kaufman ; Billy Murray Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-17234 12-in. 2/29/1916 Are you from Dixie Victor Military Band Band composer  
Victor B-18523 10-in. 10/3/1916 When you're five times sweet sixteen Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with bells and orchestra composer  
Victor B-18829 10-in. 12/11/1916 On Honolulu Bay Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with guitars and orchestra composer  
Victor C-19102 12-in. 1/18/1917 Honolulu, America loves you Victor Military Band Band composer  
Victor B-22826 10-in. 5/12/1919 Peter Gink Six Brown Brothers Saxophone sextet composer  
Victor B-23417 10-in. 10/16/1919 Russian rag Pietro Accordion solo composer  
Victor B-24704 10-in. 11/22/1920 Shivaree Six Brown Brothers Saxophone sextet composer  
Victor BVE-41953 10-in. 2/23/1928 Alabama jubilee breakdown Bill Helms ; Upson County Band Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-47137 10-in. 10/4/1928 Are you from Dixie? Poplin-Woods Tennessee String Band Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia 39165 10-in. 12/24/1913 All aboard for Dixie Ada Jones ; Peerless Quartet Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 39448 10-in. 6/16/1914 Just for tonight Clara Moister ; Peerless Quartet Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 45563 10-in. 4/19/1915 Alabama jubilee Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 45594 10-in. 5/3/1915 Knock-knees William Place, Jr. Mandolin solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 45953 10-in. 8/17/1915 Listen to that Dixie band Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 46274 10-in. 12/15/1915 Are you from Dixie? Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 46947 10-in. 7/26/1916 Are you from Dixie? Blue and White Marimba Band Marimba band composer  
Columbia 78034 10-in. 8/30/1918 Russian rag Earl Fuller ; Rector Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 81727 10-in. 4/25/1924 Are you from Dixie? Ernest Errott Thompson Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica composer  
Columbia 81962 10-in. 8/28/1924 Russian rag Monde [i.e., Anthony Monde] Piano accordion solo composer  
Columbia 36921 12-in. 3/31/1914 All aboard for Dixieland Prince's Band Band composer  
Columbia 37228 12-in. 3/20/1915 Chinatown, my Chinatown Prince's Band Band composer  
Columbia 48552 12-in. 1/15/1916 Are you from Dixie? Prince's Band Band composer  
Columbia 49444 12-in. 6/13/1918 Some shape Jockers Brothers Violin and piano duet composer  
Columbia 49546 12-in. 10/29/1918 Peter Gink Columbia Band ; Charles Adams Prince Band composer  
Columbia W142037 10-in. 4/17/1926 Alabama jubilee Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band, with male vocal solo and guitar composer  
Columbia W145167 10-in. 11/8/1927 Are you from Dixie? Young Brothers Tennessee Band String band composer  
Columbia W145493 10-in. 1/9/1928 Just for tonight Art Gillham Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, lyricist  
Columbia 6487 12-in. approximately 1915 On the road to Dublin Town Shirley Kellogg Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh 139 10-in. ca. May 1918 Sing, ling, ting Van Eps Quartet Instrumental quartet composer  
OKeh 290 10-in. ca. Aug. 1918 Some shape Van Eps Quartet Instrumental quartet composer  
OKeh S-748 10-in. ca. July 1919 Peter Gink OKeh Dance Band Band composer  
OKeh S-750 10-in. ca. July 1919 Russian rag OKeh Dance Band Band composer  
OKeh S-70305 10-in. Nov. 1921 Torrid Dora Tampa Blue Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71516 10-in. May 1923 Just for tonight Guyon's Paradise Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh W400270 10-in. 2/20/1928 Are you from Dixie? Dick Parman ; Elmer Snyder Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
OKeh W402374 10-in. 3/19/1929 Alabama breakdown Herschel Brown and his Happy Five Instrumental ensemble composer  
OKeh [OK cat 1268-b] 10-in. approximately 1918 Peter Gink Joe Green Xylophone solo composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 5206-b] 10-in. approximately Feb. 1918 Sing, ling, ting Van Eps Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Edison 3735 10-in. 4/29/1915 Listen to that Dixie band Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo and mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 3804 10-in. 5/20/1915 Alabama jubilee Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 4744 10-in. 5/25/1916 Are you from Dixie? ('Cause I'm from Dixie too) Billy Murray Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra composer  
Edison 6749 10-in. 4/25/1919 Peter Gink Tuxedo Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cobb, George L.," accessed October 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110916.

Cobb, George L.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110916.

"Cobb, George L.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 October 2021.

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