Johnny Tucker

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 51-58 of 58 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison 18862 10-in. 11/9/1928 My heart's longing for you, Elaine J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison 19114 10-in. 3/19/1929 Dance of the paper dolls Lucky Strike Orchestra ; B. A. Rolfe Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio composer  
Edison N-398 10-in. 8/30/1928 Sleep, baby, sleep Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison N-485 10-in. 10/5/1928 Ho-ho-ho-Hogan Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison N-557 10-in. 11/9/1929 My heart's longing for you, Elaine J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison N-805 10-in. 3/19/1929 Dance of the paper dolls Lucky Strike Orchestra ; B. A. Rolfe Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio composer  
Edison N-994 10-in. 7/2/1929 Maybe—who knows? Melville Morris ; Piccadilly Players Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia (U.K.) WL2377 10-in. 7/8/1930 Dors mon petiot! Pierre Chagnon ; Malloire Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
(Results 51-58 of 58 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tucker, Johnny," accessed February 3, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111610.

Tucker, Johnny. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 3, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111610.

"Tucker, Johnny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 3 February 2023.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111610

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