Lester O’Keefe

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1896

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1941

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

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 143 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 E16775-E16778 10-in. 10/27/1925 Freshie Carl Fenton’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick E18527-E18529 10-in. 3/24/1926 Sympathy waltz Franklyn Baur ; Elliott Shaw Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick C5854 10-in. June 1930 My sweetheart serenade Tom Gerun Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) lyricist  
Brunswick C209-C211 10-in. 4/23/1926 Adorable Nick Lucas Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano lyricist  
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 C679-C684 10-in. 2/18/1927 Honolulu moon Lew White Pipe organ solo composer  
Brunswick E17425-E17428 10-in. 1/11/1926 Smile a little bit Jack Denny Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E17626-E17628 10-in. 1/21/1926 Smile a little bit Jack Denny Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E18521-E18522 10-in. 3/23/1926 Honolulu moon Marsh McCurdy Organ solo composer  
Brunswick E18592-E18594 10-in. 3/29/1926 My own Harry Archer Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E18650-E18652 10-in. 4/2/1926 Honolulu moon Marsh McCurdy Organ solo composer  
Brunswick E18719-E18721 10-in. 4/8/1926 Honolulu moon Ernie Golden ; Hotel McAlpin Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E18936-E18938 10-in. 4/28/1926 Adorable Casa Lopez Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick XE19516-XE19518 12-in. 6/10/1926 Poor little Marie Franklyn Baur Tenor vocal solo and male vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
(Results 26-50 of 143 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "O’Keefe, Lester," accessed October 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112379.

O’Keefe, Lester. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112379.

"O’Keefe, Lester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 October 2020.

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

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