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 76-100 of 143 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E20746-E20748 10-in. 11/18/1926 Leander Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E20750-E20752 10-in. 11/18/1926 Someone Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E20931-E20933 10-in. 12/13/1926 Muddy water Harold Leonard ; Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E20934-E20936 10-in. 12/13/1926 Angel eyes Harold Leonard ; Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick E21459-E21461 10-in. 2/9/1927 Underneath the weeping willow Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Brunswick E21483-E21485 10-in. 2/10/1927 Underneath the weeping willow Nick Lucas Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano lyricist  
Brunswick E21527-E21529 10-in. 2/17/1927 Underneath the weeping willow Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Brunswick E22513-E22514 10-in. 4/19/1927 On the hills over there Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with guitar and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E22523-E22524 10-in. 4/20/1927 On the hills over there Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E22525-E22526 10-in. 4/20/1927 My loved ones are waiting for me Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E22527-E22528 10-in. 4/20/1927 I’m alone in this world Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E22529-E22530 10-in. 4/20/1927 I’m going home to die no more Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E22531-E22532 10-in. 4/20/1927 O why not tonight? Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E22537-E22539 10-in. 4/20/1927 ‘Twill be glory bye and bye Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E23019½-E23020 10-in. 5/6/1927 A soul winner for Jesus Old Southern Sacred Singers Male vocal quartet, with organ vocalist  
Brunswick E23021-E23023 10-in. 5/6/1927 Going down the valley one by one Old Southern Sacred Singers Male vocal quartet, with organ vocalist  
Brunswick E23024-E23026 10-in. 5/6/1927 Onward, Christian soldiers Old Southern Sacred Singers Male vocal quartet, with organ vocalist  
Brunswick E24520-E24522 10-in. 9/23/1927 Honolulu moon Blackstone Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick E25485-E25486 10-in. 12/9/1927 Linger Longer Lane Vaughn De Leath Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E25706-E25707 10-in. 12/20/1927 Old fashioned locket Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick E25826-E25828 10-in. 1/3/1928 Linger Longer Lane Regent Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet; without vocal (E25828) composer  
Brunswick E26715-E26716 10-in. 2/28/1928 Yeedle deedle Lena The Record Boys Male vocal solo and yodeling, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E26717-E26718 10-in. 2/28/1928 Hokum smokum yodelin’ Indian man The Record Boys Male vocal solo and yodeling, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E26719-E26720 10-in. 2/28/1928 Mock the mocking bird The Record Boys Male vocal solo and yodeling, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E26721-E26722 10-in. 2/28/1928 Try to behave, Mister Moon The Record Boys Male vocal solo and yodeling, with piano vocalist  
(Results 76-100 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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