John Aloysius Tucker (June 18, 1896 - February 16, 1971) was a fireman and a music composer. He was songwriting partners with Joseph Schuster. He was a co-founder of Tucker and Merchant, a music publishing company.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 18, 1896 (Manhattan), Died February 16, 1971 (Queens)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1930
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, vocalist, lyricist
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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 58 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-28422||10-in.||7/24/1923||Maggie!||Billy Murray ; Aileen Stanley||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-28707||10-in.||10/2/1923||Maggie! 'Yes ma'am!'||Hugo Frey ; The Manhattan Merrymakers||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BVE-33018||10-in.||6/23/1925||Dear old back yard days||Billy Murray ; Ed Smalle||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Victor||BVE-33684||10-in.||1/26/1926||The village blacksmith own the village now||The Happiness Boys||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Victor||BVE-35168||10-in.||6/1/1926||The lunatic's lullaby||Billy Murray ; Monroe Silver||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-39948||10-in.||8/9/1927||Two little pretty birds||Charlie Farrell ; Jim Miller||Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet||composer|
|Victor||BVE-47716||10-in.||10/8/1928||Sleep, baby, sleep||Edwin J. McEnelly Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet||composer|
|Victor||BVE-49430||10-in.||6/14/1929||Maybe! Who knows?||Charles Dornberger Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-50976||10-in.||3/26/1929||Dance of the paper dolls||Victor Arden ; Phil Ohman||Piano duet||composer|
|Victor||BVE-53587||10-in.||6/26/1929||Maybe, who knows?||Gene Austin||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||81161||10-in.||8/3/1923||"Maggie!" ("Yes! Ma'am!")||Frank Crumit||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||W141029||10-in.||9/22/1925||Help!||Gangplank Orchestra ; Earl Gresh||Jazz/dance band, with vocal ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||W141486||10-in.||1/13/1926||The village blacksmith owns the village now||Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||141502||10-in.||1/15/1926||The village blacksmith owns the village now||Arthur Fields||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||142241||10-in.||5/24/1926||The lunatic's lullaby||Seven Wild Men ; Tom Stacks||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W144531||10-in.||8/3/1927||Two little pretty birds||Jack Major||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||W147031||10-in.||9/22/1928||Ho-ho-ho Hogan||Vaughn De Leath ; Frank Harris||Female-male vocal duet, with piano||songwriter|
|Columbia||W147071||10-in.||9/27/1928||Sleep, baby, sleep||Vaughn De Leath||Female vocal solo, with violin, cello, and piano||composer|
|Columbia||147434||10-in.||11/2/1928||Sleep, baby, sleep||Happy Martin||Male vocal solo, with male vocal solo and piano||composer|
|Columbia||147863||10-in.||1/18/1929||I found a rose||Tommy Weir||Male vocal solo, with violin and piano||songwriter|
|Columbia||W148194||10-in.||4/8/1929||Maybe—who knows?||Ruth Etting||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||W148562||10-in.||5/26/1929||Maybe—who knows?||Ted Lewis and his Band||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||148776||10-in.||7/2/1929||Maybe—who knows?||Tom Frawley ; Golden Gate Orchestra [California Ramblers]||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||[W]148807||10-in.||7/12/1929||Maybe—who knows?||The Harmonians [Selvin's Orchestra] ; Kate Smith||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Columbia||149494||10-in.||11/26/1929||Blue butterfly||Tom Frawley ; Sam Lanin Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tucker, Johnny," accessed February 4, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111610.
Tucker, Johnny. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 4, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111610.
"Tucker, Johnny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 4 February 2023.
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