Chester Conn

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 Flushing

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1921 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 95 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  
(Results 1-25 of 95 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Conn, Chester," accessed October 30, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112812.

Conn, Chester. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 30, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112812.

"Conn, Chester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 30 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112812

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