Lloyd Garrett

Lloyd Fry Garrett (July 2, 1886 – April 15, 1966) was a tenor in vaudeville and musical comedy as well as a composer and lyricist.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 2nd, 1886, Died April 15th, 1966

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1936

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, tenor vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-18653 12-in. 11/1/1916 The Dallas blues Marie Cahill Female vocal solo and monologue, with piano lyricist  
Victor B-23911 10-in. 4/6/1920 Venetian dreams Charles Hart ; Elliott Shaw Male vocal duet, with violin duet and orchestra lyricist  
Victor BS-82516 10-in. 5/10/1934 Dallas blues Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BVE-86448 10-in. 12/14/1934 Dallas blues George Gray ; Sepia Serenaders Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-101199 10-in. 4/9/1936 Dallas blues Wingy Manone Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1920-09-23-04] Not documented 9/23/1920 That old Irish mother of mine Lloyd Garrett Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W140952 10-in. 9/17/1925 Dallas blues Maggie Jones Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with jazz/dance trio lyricist  
Columbia W151397 10-in. 3/6/1931 Dallas blues Ted Lewis and his Band Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh W403494 10-in. 12/10/1929 Dallas blues Louis Armstrong Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick C6178 10-in. 9/30/1930 Dallas blues Andy Kirk ; Twelve Clouds of Joy Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick C6430 10-in. 10/9/1930 Dallas blues Andy Kirk ; Twelve Clouds of Joy Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick E22040-E22042 10-in. 3/21/1927 Dallas blues Bob Fuller Clarinet solo, with guitar, piano, and vocal; without vocal (take E22042) lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Garrett, Lloyd," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111767.

Garrett, Lloyd. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111767.

"Garrett, Lloyd." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111767

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