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 126-144 of 144 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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  
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 1088W-1090W 10-in. 8/10/1925 Collegiate Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet vocalist  
Brunswick 1091W-1093W 10-in. 8/10/1925 Yes sir! That's my baby Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet vocalist  
Brunswick [Unnumbered 1926-05-27] Not documented 5/27/1926 [Unknown title(s)] Ziegfeld’s Chorus Vocal ensemble vocalist  
Edison 9976 10-in. 1/28/1925 Eyes of love Lester O’Keefe Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 10888 10-in. 3/19/1926 Sympathy waltz (Just a bit of sympathy) Walter Scanlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 11166 10-in. 8/12/1926 Adorable Golden Gate Orchestra [California Ramblers] ; John Ryan Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Edison 11590 10-in. 3/21/1927 Honolulu moon Crawford Adams ; Claude Garreau Violin solo, with piano composer  
Edison 11967 10-in. 10/19/1927 Mock the mocking bird The Record Boys Male vocal trio, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 11968 10-in. 10/19/1927 Try to behave, Mister Moon The Record Boys Male vocal trio, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 18140 10-in. 12/28/1927 Honolulu moon Waikiki Hawaiian Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
(Results 126-144 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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