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 51-75 of 143 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick XE19519-XE19521 12-in. 6/10/1926 Toodle-oo Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo and male vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick XE19552½-XE19555 12-in. 6/12/1926 No foolin’ Male vocal chorus (unidentified; Brunswick Records) Male vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick XE19556-XE19557 12-in. 6/12/1926 Florida moon Male vocal chorus (unidentified; Brunswick Records) Male vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick XE19558-XE19561 12-in. 6/14/1926 Wasn’t it nice Male vocal chorus (unidentified; Brunswick Records) Male vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick XE19572-XE19573 12-in. 6/15/1926 Florida, the moon and you Franklyn Baur Tenor vocal solo and male vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick XE19574-XE19576 12-in. 6/15/1926 Cocktail blues Male vocal chorus (unidentified; Brunswick Records) Male vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E19614-E19617 10-in. 6/19/1926 Finale Male vocal chorus (unidentified; Brunswick Records) Male vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E19738-E19740 10-in. 7/12/1926 Cheritza Regent Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick E19799-E19801 10-in. 7/19/1926 Calling me home Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick E19802-E19804 10-in. 7/19/1926 Someone is losin’ Susan Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick XE19834-XE19836 12-in. 7/20/1926 The merrymakers in Spain The Merrymakers Male vocal quartet, with mixed vocal ensemble and orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick XE19850-XE19852 12-in. 7/21/1926 The merrymakers in Hawaii The Merrymakers Male vocal quartet, with mixed vocal ensemble and orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick E20010-E20011 10-in. 9/2/1926 Ya gotta know how to love Clevelanders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick E20102-E20103 10-in. 9/13/1926 New moon Colonial Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick E20104-E20105 10-in. 9/13/1926 Kiss me (And then say goodnight) Colonial Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick E20170-E20171 10-in. 9/15/1926 Cheritza Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick E20182-E20183 10-in. 9/16/1926 I’ll fly to Hawaii Joe Green Novelty Marimba Band Marimba band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E20184-E20185 10-in. 9/16/1926 That’s my girl Joe Green Novelty Marimba Band Marimba band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick [E20223-E20224a] 10-in. 9/22/1926 [Unknown title(s)] Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist  
Brunswick E20275-E20276 10-in. 9/27/1926 I’ll fly to Hawaii Joe Green Novelty Marimba Band Marimba band, with male vocal duet vocalist  
Brunswick E20277-E20278 10-in. 9/27/1926 That’s my girl Joe Green Novelty Marimba Band Marimba band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick XE20380-XE20381 12-in. 10/11/1926 Brunswick demonstration record Mixed vocal chorus (unidentified; Brunswick Records) Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick XE20449-XE20451 12-in. 10/19/1926 Brunswick demonstration record, pt. 1 Mixed vocal chorus (unidentified; Brunswick Records) Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E20498-E20499 10-in. 10/23/1926 Just a little longer Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
Brunswick E20500-E20501 10-in. 10/23/1926 Idolizing Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist  
(Results 51-75 of 143 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "O’Keefe, Lester," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112379.

O’Keefe, Lester. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112379.

"O’Keefe, Lester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 October 2020.

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

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