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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 151-175 of 369 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-57112 10-in. 10/23/1929 Lucky me, lovable you Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57113 10-in. 10/23/1929 Happy days are here again Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57977 10-in. 1/6/1930 With you Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58504 10-in. 1/17/1930 Red hot and blue rhythm High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy ; Johnny Marvin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58525 10-in. 1/27/1930 Cryin' for the Carolines Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58526 10-in. 1/27/1930 Blue eyes (Get red red ready for love) Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58597 10-in. 2/24/1930 Lazy Louisiana moon Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-58598 10-in. 2/24/1930 Down the river of golden dreams Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra ; Johnny Marvin Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58600 10-in. 2/24/1930 Lazy Lou'siana moon Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59102 10-in. 1/21/1930 Mother's song of love Frankie Marvin ; Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter, instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-59103 10-in. 1/21/1930 The girl I left behind Frankie Marvin ; Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter, instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-59104 10-in. 1/21/1930 Slue-foot Lou Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter  
Victor BVE-59105 10-in. 1/21/1930 The wild and wooly west Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter  
Victor BVE-59624 10-in. 3/11/1930 The one I love just can't be bothered with me Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59768 10-in. 4/29/1930 Ro-ro-rollin' along Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59769 10-in. 4/29/1930 Down the river of golden dreams Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, ukulele  
Victor BVE-59770 10-in. 4/29/1930 Dancing with tears in my eyes Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62156 10-in. 5/15/1930 Be careful with those eyes Don Azpiazu ; Havana Casino Orchestra ; Johnny Marvin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62251 10-in. 5/28/1930 I'm in the market for you Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62374 10-in. 7/28/1930 Go home and tell your mother Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62375 10-in. 7/28/1930 Little white lies Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-63157 10-in. 10/16/1930 You darlin' Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-63158 10-in. 10/16/1930 I'm yours Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-63177 10-in. 10/28/1930 Overnight High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy ; Johnny Marvin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-63178 10-in. 10/28/1930 Cheerful little earful High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy ; Johnny Marvin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 151-175 of 369 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Marvin, Johnny," accessed April 20, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111984.

Marvin, Johnny. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 20, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111984.

"Marvin, Johnny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 20 April 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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