Frank Weldon (Lawrence, Massachusetts, c. 1900-1970) was an American songwriter. He wrote, or co-wrote, many popular songs of the 1930s and 1940s.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1900, Died 1970
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1947
Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer
Recordings (Results 26-38 of 38 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-046007||10-in.||12/18/1939||Dingbat the acrobat||Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Mary Ann Mercer||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-046196||10-in.||1/10/1940||The hot gavotte (rum-tum-tiddle-iddle-um-dee-ay)||Hal Derwin ; Shep Fields ; Rippling Rhythm Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-047717||10-in.||2/28/1940||The man on the ferry (The Hoboken Ferry)||Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Tommy Taylor||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||PBS-049685||10-in.||5/13/1940||On a simmery summery day||Kay Foster ; Tony Pastor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-056494||10-in.||10/15/1940||When Paddy McGinty plays the harp||Harry's Tavern Band ; Billy Murray||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-058183||10-in.||12/18/1940||The sidewalk serenade||Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Mary Ann Mercer ; Tommy Taylor||Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-058800||10-in.||m||The sidewalk serenade||Kaydets ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio and vocal ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-058893||10-in.||1/20/1941||I came, I saw, I conga'd||Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Tommy Taylor||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-074189||10-in.||4/1/1942||Don't tell a lie about me, dear (And I won't tell the truth about you)||Wayne King Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||D7FB-2505||10-in.||11/26/1947||Betty, be at your best||Continental Capers ; Merrie Musette Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal ensemble||songwriter|
|Columbia||W152422||10-in.||6/22/1933||In the vine covered church 'way back home||Ted Lewis and his Band||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W152518||10-in.||10/3/1933||That co-ed party||Bernie Cummins and his New Yorkers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble||songwriter|
|Columbia||W152611||10-in.||5/11/1934||Neighbors||Earl Burtnett ; Drake Hotel Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal trio||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Weldon, Frank," accessed April 15, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111840.
Weldon, Frank. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 15, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111840.
"Weldon, Frank." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 15 April 2021.
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