Mort Greene

Birth and Death Data: Born October 3, 1912 (Cleveland), Died December 28, 1992 (Rancho Mirage)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1947

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-92275 10-in. 6/17/1935 Thrilled Jack Shilkret Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-92292 10-in. 6/19/1935 Thrilled Stuart Allen ; Richard Himber ; Ritz-Carlton Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-046198 10-in. 1/10/1940 If I could be the dummy on your knee Hal Derwin ; Shep Fields ; Rippling Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-049137 10-in. 4/23/1940 Goodnight moonlight Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Clyde Rogers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-057086 10-in. 11/6/1940 Abercrombie had a zombie Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-058180 10-in. 12/18/1940 In Copacabana Blue Barron ; Russ Carlyle Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal trio lyricist  
Victor BS-060439 10-in. 1/21/1941 Abercrombie had a zombie Bluebird Orchestra ; Butch Stone Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-060668 10-in. 2/19/1941 He took her for a sleigh ride (in the good old summertime) Harry's Tavern Band ; Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor PBS-061917 10-in. 11/21/1941 Sing your worries away Alvino Rey Orchestra ; Four King Sisters Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor PBS-061931 10-in. 11/24/1941 How do you fall in love? Four King Sisters ; Rhythm Reys Female vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-063718 10-in. 4/7/1941 Essential to me Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Peggy Mann ; Butch Stone Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet lyricist  
Victor BS-066436 10-in. 6/30/1941 Sleepy serenade Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-068696 10-in. 12/22/1941 You go your way Eugenie Baird ; Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor PBS-072001 10-in. 12/27/1941 Heavenly, isn't it Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Eddie Stone Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal quartet lyricist  
Victor PBS-072003 10-in. 12/27/1941 When there's a breeze on Lake Louise Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Clyde Rogers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-073405 10-in. 3/5/1942 When there's a breeze on Lake Louise Joan Merrill Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-073406 10-in. 3/5/1942 Heavenly, isn't it? Joan Merrill Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-073479 10-in. 3/25/1942 You go your way (And I'll go crazy) Cliff Nazarro Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor D4AB-0432 10-in. 11/20/1944 Why don't-cha kiss me? (Like you kissed me last night) Tommy Lucas ; New Music [Shep Fields] Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor D5VB-0136 10-in. 3/9/1945 Nevada Stuart Foster ; The Sentimentalists ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Vocal group, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor D5VB-1050 10-in. 5/18/1945 Stars in your eyes Mahlon Merrick ; Larry Stevens Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor D5VB-1053 10-in. 5/18/1945 Nevada Frank DeVol ; David Street Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D9VB-0038 10-in. 1/5/1947 Sleepy serenade Claude Thornhill Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with piano solo lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Greene, Mort," accessed July 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112609.

Greene, Mort. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112609.

"Greene, Mort." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 July 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112609

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