Chester Conn (né Master Chester Cohn; April 14, 1894 in San Francisco, California – April 4, 1973 in Flushing, Queens) was an American composer of popular music and music publisher.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1896 (San Francisco), Died April 4, 1973 (Flushing)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1921 - 1947
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 100 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-26559||10-in.||6/19/1922||Why should I cry over you?||Victor Roberts [i.e., Billy Jones]||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Victor||B-26659||10-in.||6/30/1922||Why should I cry over you?||Ross Gorman ; Virginians||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||B-27625||10-in.||2/27/1923||Crying for you||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-29376||10-in.||2/1/1924||Don't mind the rain||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-32459||10-in.||4/22/1925||I'm so ashamed||Hugo Frey ; The Troubadours||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-33265||10-in.||9/10/1925||I want you all for me||Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-36238||10-in.||9/14/1926||Sunday||Ben Pollack's Californians||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-36403||10-in.||9/25/1926||Kentucky lullaby||Greta Woodson||Female vocal solo, with piano||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-36407||10-in.||9/25/1926||Birds' eye view of old Kentucky||Charles J. Correll ; Freeman F. Gosden||Male vocal duet||composer|
|Victor||BVE-36439||10-in.||10/1/1926||Kentucky lullaby||Owen A. Bartlett ; Jesse Crawford ; Jean Goldkette's Book-Cadillac Hotel Orchestra||Pipe organ solo, with jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BVE-36829||10-in.||10/15/1926||Sunday||Jean Goldkette Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal chorus||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-37245||10-in.||12/15/1926||Sunday||Williams Sisters||Female vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-37501||10-in.||12/31/1926||Sunday||Gene Austin||Male vocal solo, with piano||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-37696||10-in.||3/1/1927||Kentucky lullaby||Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-40834||10-in.||11/9/1927||What'll you do?||Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders ; Hal White||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-41313||10-in.||12/4/1927||What'll you do?||Charles J. Correll ; Freeman F. Gosden||Male vocal duet, with violin and piano||composer|
|Victor||BVE-41564||10-in.||1/20/1928||Entonces que haras?||José Bohr||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||BVE-45940||10-in.||6/20/1928||Too busy!||The Four Rajahs||Male vocal quartet, with violin, harp, and piano||composer|
|Victor||BVE-46003||10-in.||6/27/1928||Too busy!||Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-48609||10-in.||11/20/1928||My suppressed desire||Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-48896||10-in.||2/18/1929||You'll recognize my baby||Hotel Sinton Orchestra ; Henry Thies||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-55519||10-in.||7/27/1929||Sweetness||Jean Goldkette Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and chorus||composer|
|Victor||BVE-57237||10-in.||12/7/1929||Talk of the town||Parker Gibbs ; Ted Weems Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-67554||10-in.||9/25/1931||So close to me||Wayne King Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||BRC-72271||10-in.||4/12/1932||I can't forget||Ted Black Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Conn, Chester," accessed January 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112812.
Conn, Chester. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112812.
"Conn, Chester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 January 2023.
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