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Johnny Marvin

John Senator Marvin (July 11, 1897 – December 10, 1944) was an early American recording artist and musician, starting in 1924 and covering a twenty-year period for many record labels.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 11, 1897 (Butler), Died December 20, 1944

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, ukulele, songwriter, vocalist, lyricist, composer, guitar, steel guitar, yodeling, speaker, musical saw

Notes: Billed on some Columbia labels as "Johnny Marvin (The Ukulele Ace)."

See Also: Marvin, Johnny

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Recordings (Results 226-250 of 369 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W142355 10-in. 6/29/1926 Breezin' along with the breeze Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W142356 10-in. 6/29/1926 Hello baby Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 142456 10-in. 7/16/1926 Calling me home Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, ukulele  
Columbia 142457 10-in. 7/16/1926 Precious Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, ukulele  
Columbia W142558 10-in. 8/23/1926 Half a moon Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W142559 10-in. 8/23/1926 Jersey walk Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W142574 10-in. 8/26/1926 I can't keep you out of my dreams Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, ukulele  
Columbia 142575 10-in. 8/26/1926 Pretty Cinderella Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, ukulele  
Columbia 142687 10-in. 9/24/1926 Mary Lou Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 142850 10-in. 10/21/1926 Baby face Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, ukulele  
Columbia 142851 10-in. 10/21/1926 Just a little longer Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, ukulele  
Columbia W142913 10-in. 11/4/1926 You will—won't you? Ipana Troubadours ; Sam Lanin ; Johnny Marvin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W142941 10-in. 11/17/1926 Half a moon The Knickerbockers ; Johnny Marvin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 142949 10-in. 11/18/1926 It made you happy when you made me cry Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, ukulele  
Columbia 143120 10-in. 11/18/1926 (I've grown so lonesome) Thinking of you Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W143130 10-in. 11/19/1926 Little music in the moonlight Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal, steel guitar  
Columbia W143131 10-in. 11/19/1926 My lady Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal, steel guitar  
Columbia 143207 10-in. 12/21/1926 Angel eyes Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with clarinet and ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 143208 10-in. 12/21/1926 Since I found you Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with clarinet and ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W143330 10-in. 1/20/1927 High, high, high up in the hills Fred Rich Hotel Astor Orchestra ; Johnny Marvin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W143331 10-in. 1/20/1927 Crazy words—crazy tune Fred Rich Hotel Astor Orchestra ; Johnny Marvin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W143374 10-in. 2/1/1927 Coronado nights Johnny Marvin ; Radiolites Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W143375 10-in. 2/1/1927 'Deed I do Johnny Marvin ; Radiolites Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W143444 10-in. 2/7/1927 Beedle um bo Johnny Marvin ; Paul Ash Orchestra ; Ed Smalle Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W143452 10-in. 2/9/1927 Don't sing aloha (When I go) The Columbians ; Johnny Marvin ; Ed Smalle Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 226-250 of 369 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Marvin, Johnny," accessed April 13, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111984.

Marvin, Johnny. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 13, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111984.

"Marvin, Johnny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 13 April 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111984

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