Peggy English

Birth and Death Data: Born December 9, 1893, Died September 4, 1988

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, leader

Notes: Peggy English recorded under the name Jane Gray exclusively on the Harmony and Velvet Tone labels during 1926-1928.

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Recordings (Results 26-50 of 91 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 143651 10-in. 3/15/1927 My idea of heaven (Is to be in love with you) Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144271 10-in. 6/14/1927 There's everything nice about you Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144272 10-in. 6/14/1927 Ain't that a grand and glorious feeling? Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144475 10-in. 7/21/1927 Who's wonderful, who's marvelous? Miss Annabelle Lee Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144476 10-in. 7/21/1927 Are you happy? Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144552 10-in. 8/22/1927 There ain't no land like Dixieland to me Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144553 10-in. 8/22/1927 Dawning Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144848 10-in. 10/11/1927 Mister aeroplane man (Take me up to heaven) Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with clarinet and piano vocalist  
Columbia 144849 10-in. 10/11/1927 Play-ground in the sky Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with clarinet and piano vocalist  
Columbia 145242 10-in. 11/28/1927 He's tall and dark and handsome Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 145243 10-in. 11/28/1927 A good man is hard to find Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 145567 10-in. 1/24/1928 What do you say? Jane Gray ; University Six Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Columbia 145568 10-in. 1/24/1928 You gotta be good to me Jane Gray ; University Six Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Columbia 146236 10-in. 5/8/1928 Mamma's grown young, Papa's grown old Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 146237 10-in. 5/8/1928 Right or wrong Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E4912 10-in. Apr. 1927 Lazy weather Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E4916 10-in. Apr. 1927 Where the wild, wild flowers grow Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E27541 10-in. 5/11/1928 Right or wrong Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E27542 10-in. 5/11/1928 Forgetting you Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E1534-E1536 10-in. 10/23/1925 Tomorrow mornin' Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E1537-E1539 10-in. 10/27/1925 You wouldn't believe me Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E1598-E1600 10-in. 11/6/1925 Someone's stolen my sweet, sweet baby Peggy English Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
Brunswick E1724-E1726 10-in. 11/16/1925 Running after you Peggy English Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
Brunswick [E2058-E2060a] 10-in. 1/6/1926 [Rehearsal] Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E2071-E2073 10-in. 1/7/1926 Then I’ll be happy Rube Bloom ; Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
(Results 26-50 of 91 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "English, Peggy," accessed June 23, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111510.

English, Peggy. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 23, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111510.

"English, Peggy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 23 June 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111510

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