Lester O’Keefe

Birth and Death Data: Born 1896, Died 1977

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1941

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

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 144 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh W80495 10-in. 3/4/1927 Underneath the weeping willow Everglades Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh W81092 10-in. 5/19/1927 Honolulu moon Noel Taylor ; Will Perry Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
OKeh W402317 10-in. 3/14/1929 Honolulu moon Scottdale String Band String band composer  
Brunswick 4095 10-in. approximately Aug. 1920 Songs of long ago Lester O’Keefe Male vocal solo and mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E27817 10-in. 7/2/1928 Old fashioned locket Wendell W. Hall Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick XE27935 12-in. 7/31/1928 Pinafore Brunswick Light Opera Company Solo vocalists and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick XE27936 12-in. 7/31/1928 Pinafore Brunswick Light Opera Company Solo vocalists and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick XE28080 12-in. 8/14/1928 Pinafore Brunswick Light Opera Company Solo vocalists and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick XE28428 12-in. 9/27/1928 Pinafore Brunswick Light Opera Company Solo vocalists and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E28519 10-in. 10/5/1928 Linger Longer Lane Waikiki Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E29305 10-in. 2/19/1929 Naughty eyes Colonial Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) lyricist  
Brunswick E29961 10-in. May 1929 In a little love canoe Castlewood Marimba Band Marimba band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) lyricist  
Brunswick E35928 10-in. 1/18/1931 With all my heart Chester Gaylord ; Jacques Renard Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick C679-C684 10-in. 2/18/1927 Honolulu moon Lew White Pipe organ solo composer  
Brunswick E1671-E1674 10-in. 11/11/1925 Show me the way to go home Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick E1712-E1715 10-in. 11/13/1925 Hokey pokey (Diddle dee rum) Tuxedo Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E1720-E1723 10-in. 11/16/1925 There ain't no flies on Auntie Tuxedo Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick E1932-E1934 10-in. 12/15/1925 There ain't no flies on Auntie Tuxedo Orchestra [Carl Fenton's Orchestra] Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick E2467-E2469 10-in. 2/17/1926 Sympathy waltz Windsor Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E2683-E2685 10-in. 3/23/1926 Sleepy bye Night Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E2686-E2688 10-in. 3/23/1926 I wish you were jealous of me Night Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E2704-E2706 10-in. 3/29/1926 Let’s grow old together Night Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E2731-E2733 10-in. 4/9/1926 Adorable Frivolity Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Brunswick E2897-E2899 10-in. 4/23/1926 What was I to do Al Goering's Collegians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick E2976-E2978 10-in. 5/4/1926 Honolulu moon Night Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
(Results 26-50 of 144 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "O’Keefe, Lester," accessed February 3, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112379.

O’Keefe, Lester. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 3, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112379.

"O’Keefe, Lester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 3 February 2023.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112379

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