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 (Results 101-125 of 144 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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  
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  
(Results 101-125 of 144 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "O’Keefe, Lester," accessed February 4, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112379.

O’Keefe, Lester. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 4, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112379.

"O’Keefe, Lester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 4 February 2023.

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

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