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Paul Ash

Paul Robert Ash (February 11, 1891, Germany — July 13, 1958, Manhattan, New York) was an American orchestra leader, composer, vaudeville personality, and recording artist.

He recorded several hit songs: "Rememb'ring" (Brunswick, 1924), with his Granada Orchestra, "My Pet" (Columbia, 1928) and "Shadows on the Swanee" (Columbia, 1933). He also penned Kay Kyser's theme "Thinking of You."


Birth and Death Data: Born February 11th, 1891 (Germany), Died July 13th, 1958 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, leader, songwriter, piano, lyricist, vocalist

Recordings (Results 176-200 of 227 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick A33-A35 10-in. 5/7/1924 Jealous Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick A39-A41 10-in. 5/8/1924 Oriental love dreams Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick A42-A45 10-in. 5/8/1924 Wa wa waddle walk Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick A46-A48 10-in. 5/10/1924 La paloma Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick A49-A51 10-in. 5/10/1924 Driftwood Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick A74-A76 10-in. 5/12/1924 Can’t yo’ heah me callin’, Caroline Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick A83-A86 10-in. 5/13/1924 Caprice viennois Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick A87-A89 10-in. 5/13/1924 La golondrina Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick A90-A92 10-in. 5/13/1924 Ojos hermosos Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer, leader  
Brunswick [Br (U.K.) cat 118-a] 10-in. July 1927 Gonna get a girl Harry Shalson Male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E27304 10-in. 4/7/1928 What do you say? Chester Gaylord Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Brunswick E28619 10-in. approximately Nov. 1928 You’re wonderful Tex Brewster's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E16381-E16383 10-in. 9/14/1925 I'm knee deep in daisies Park Lane Orchestra [Carl Fenton's Orchestra] Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E17523-E17525 10-in. 1/18/1926 What do we care if it’s one o’clock Frank Munn Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet composer  
Brunswick E18945-E18947 10-in. 4/29/1926 Just a little dance Mike Markel's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E19698-E19700 10-in. 7/9/1926 That’s why I love you Franklyn Baur ; Brunswick Hour Orchestra ; Walter G. Haenschen Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick E20426-E20427 10-in. 10/16/1926 I’d love to call you my sweetheart Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E20564-E20565 10-in. 10/28/1926 I’d love to call you my sweetheart Nick Lucas ; Sam H. Stept Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano composer  
Brunswick E20713-E20714 10-in. 11/12/1926 I've grown so lonesome thinking of you Clevelanders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E21072-E21074 10-in. 12/28/1926 (I've grown so lonesome) Thinking of you Frank Munn Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick E21297-E21299 10-in. 1/25/1927 Thinking of you (I've grown so lonesome) Lee Sims Piano solo composer  
Brunswick E21453-E21455 10-in. 2/9/1927 The man in the moon told me so Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E21750-E21752 10-in. 3/7/1927 It’s a happy old world after all Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E21991-E21993 10-in. 3/17/1927 Hoosier sweetheart Selvin’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take E21993) songwriter  
Brunswick E22098-E22101 10-in. 3/24/1927 You’re the one for me Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo; without vocal (take E22101) songwriter  
(Results 176-200 of 227 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ash, Paul," accessed April 14, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111866.

Ash, Paul. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 14, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111866.

"Ash, Paul." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 14 April 2021.

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