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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 (Results 26-50 of 52 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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  
(Results 26-50 of 52 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cobb, George L.," accessed October 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110916.

Cobb, George L.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110916.

"Cobb, George L.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110916

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