Joan Edwards (February 13, 1919 – August 27, 1981) was an American singer in the old-time radio era. She was perhaps best known for her work on the radio version of Your Hit Parade.:778 She also was a vocalist for Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 13th, 1919 (New York City), Died August 26th, 1981
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1942
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-071762||10-in.||2/2/1942||The woodpecker song||Joan Edwards ; Hit Paraders ; Mark Warnow Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and mixed vocal ensemble||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-071784||10-in.||2/9/1942||Ti-pi-tin||WARNOW (Mark) and his orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocalist, male vocalist, and mixed vocal ensemble||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-071785||10-in.||2/9/1942||All the things you are||WARNOW (Mark) and his orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||vocalist|
|Decca||64792||10-in.||12/8/1938||Mutiny in the nursery||Paul Whiteman and his Swing Wing||vocalist|
|Decca||65579||10-in.||5/16/1939||Easter parade||Clark Dennis ; Joan Edwards||vocalist|
|Decca||65580||10-in.||5/16/1939||Say it isn't so||Clark Dennis ; Joan Edwards||vocalist|
|Decca||65582||10-in.||5/16/1939||How deep is the ocean ?||Joan Edwards||vocalist|
|Decca||65583||10-in.||5/16/1939||Russian lullaby||Joan Edwards||vocalist|
|Decca||68391||10-in.||11/26/1940||Some of your sweetness||Joan Edwards||vocalist|
|Decca||68392||10-in.||11/26/1940||There shall be no night||Joan Edwards||vocalist|
|Decca||68393||10-in.||11/26/1940||Isola bella||Joan Edwards||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Edwards, Joan," accessed October 23, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112719.
Edwards, Joan. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 23, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112719.
"Edwards, Joan." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 23 October 2020.
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