Phil Baxter

Phil Baxter (né Philip Kerley Baxter; 5 September 1896 Rural Shade, Texas – 21 November 1972 Dallas) was an American songwriter, singer and band leader.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 5th, 1896

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1937

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

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 57 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-49491 10-in. 8/2/1929 I'm a ding dong daddy from Dumas Johnny Johnson ; Statler Pennsylvanians Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BVE-55067 10-in. 6/28/1929 Piccolo Pete Parker Gibbs ; Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus composer  
Victor BVE-56429 10-in. 10/20/1929 Down where the blue bonnets grow Phil Baxter's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist, instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-56430 10-in. 10/20/1929 I ain't got no gal now Phil Baxter Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist, instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-56431 10-in. 10/20/1929 I don't love nobody but you Phil Baxter's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist, instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-56432 10-in. 10/20/1929 Honey child Phil Baxter's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-57208 10-in. 12/2/1929 Harmonica Harry Parker Gibbs ; Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-57251 10-in. 12/10/1929 Kiss me, my sweetheart Johnny Johnson ; Statler Pennsylvanians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and chorus composer  
Victor BSHQ-58959 10-in. 8/2/1932 Hey, hey, have you had your corn today? Joe Haymes Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble lyricist  
Victor PBVE-61045 10-in. 10/28/1930 The one man band Parker Gibbs ; Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-62392 10-in. 8/19/1930 I'm a ding dong daddy (from Dumas) Johnny Johnson Orchestra ; Harry McDaniel Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal chorus composer  
Victor BVE-62688 10-in. 7/21/1930 Kiss me, my sweetheart Lennington H. Shewell Theremin solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-67549 10-in. 9/24/1931 Play that hot guitar Parker Gibbs ; Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-67551 10-in. 9/24/1931 I like to hear a military band Parker Gibbs ; Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Victor ABRC-69921 10-in. 6/10/1931 The one man band Ben Friedman ; Paramount Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble songwriter  
Victor BVE-70617 10-in. 10/6/1931 A faded summer love Jack Fulton ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra ; Romancers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio composer, lyricist  
Victor LBVE-70622 10-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 11/23/1931 Home Wayne King Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-70641 10-in. 12/2/1931 My piano and me Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer  
Victor BRC-70914 10-in. 10/28/1931 A faded summer love Sylvia Froos Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-72620 10-in. 5/4/1932 Let's have a party Joe Haymes Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus composer  
Victor BS-73735 10-in. 10/1/1932 You're the world's sweetest girl Frank Luther Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-75255 10-in. 2/17/1933 Going, going, gone! Glen Gray Orchestra ; Walter Hunt Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor LBS-75258 10-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 2/17/1933 Going, going, gone! Glen Gray Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-84108 10-in. 8/17/1934 Have a little dream on me Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-92977 10-in. 8/14/1935 It's my night to howl California Ramblers ; Eddie Lloyd Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
(Results 1-25 of 57 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Baxter, Phil," accessed October 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112277.

Baxter, Phil. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112277.

"Baxter, Phil." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112277

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