Harry Harris

Birth and Death Data: Born February 12, 1901, Died June 1, 1996

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1947

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, arranger, composer

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-32709 10-in. 5/21/1925 I had someone else before I had you (And I'll have someone after you're gone) Benson Orchestra of Chicago ; Don Bestor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-39058 10-in. 6/24/1927 That's what I think of you Ben Pollack Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-39094 10-in. 7/7/1927 I just looked up my family tree (And found I'm a sap) Allen Stewart Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-39596 10-in. 9/2/1927 Highways are happy ways (When they lead the way to home) Cooper Lawley ; Harold Yates Male vocal duet, with piano and pipe organ lyricist  
Victor BVE-39599 10-in. 9/8/1927 Highways are happy ways (When they lead the way to home) Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Victor BVE-40019 10-in. 9/20/1927 Let's make believe Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-43392 10-in. 3/22/1928 Just across the street from heaven Johnny Johnson ; Statler Pennsylvanians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet lyricist  
Victor BVE-43543 10-in. 4/9/1928 Just across the street from heaven Jack Shilkret Piano solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-43912 10-in. 4/24/1928 Just across the street from heaven Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with 2 pianos songwriter  
Victor CVE-56846 12-in. 5/23/1930 National spirit march United States Army Band Band arranger  
Victor CVE-56853 12-in. 6/19/1930 National spirit march, part 1 United States Army Band Band arranger  
Victor CVE-56854 12-in. 6/19/1930 National spirit march, part 2 United States Army Band Band arranger  
Victor BSHQ-73104 10-in. 7/13/1932 It was so beautiful George Olsen and his Music Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-037744 10-in. 6/21/1939 Baby me Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye ; The Three Barons Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist  
Victor BS-038142 10-in. 7/26/1939 Baby me Glenn Miller Orchestra ; Kay Starr Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-070325 10-in. 10/24/1941 I had someone else before I had you Harvey Crawford ; Kassels-in-the-Air Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor D5AB-0427 10-in. 6/20/1945 Highways are happy ways Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band lyricist  
Victor D6VB-1605 10-in. 1/31/1946 Where did you learn to love Stuart Foster ; Sentimentalists ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Male vocal solo, with vocal group and jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor D6VB-3123 10-in. 10/19/1946 It's lovin' time Betty Hutton Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor D7VB-0151 10-in. 2/18/1947 Why don't we say we're sorry Tex Beneke ; Glenn Miller Orchestra Male vocal duet, with vocal ensemble and jazz/dance band lyricist  
Columbia 80739 10-in. 12/18/1922 Only just suppose Guido Deiro Piano accordion solo composer  
Columbia 140394 10-in. 2/25/1925 I had someone else before I had you Art Gillham Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W142046 10-in. 4/19/1926 Hangin' around Warner's Seven Aces Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist  
Columbia W144319 10-in. 6/12/1927 That's what I think of you Al Handler ; Hotel Davis Orchestra ; Frank Sylvano Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W144630 10-in. 9/6/1927 Highways are happy ways (When they lead the way to home) Don Voorhees Orchestra ; Vincent Van Tuyl Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia 144644 10-in. 9/8/1927 Highways are happy ways (When they lead the way to home) Royal Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W145725 10-in. 3/3/1928 Just across the street from heaven Oscar Grogan Male vocal solo, with violin and piano lyricist  
Columbia W145847 10-in. 3/28/1928 Gee! But I'm lonesome to-night Charles Kaley Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia 145893 10-in. 3/30/1928 Just across the street from heaven Tommy Weir Male vocal solo, with violin, alto saxophone, and piano lyricist  
Columbia W146504 10-in. 6/29/1928 Just across the street from heaven Walton McKinney Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
OKeh S-73350 10-in. May 1925 I had someone else before I had you (And I'll have someone after you're gone) Richard B. Gilbert Male vocal solo, with taropatch (ukulele) lyricist  
OKeh W80849 10-in. 5/9/1927 That's what I think of you Jackie Ford ; Tony Wallace Female-male vocal duet, with piano and tiple lyricist  
OKeh W81258 10-in. 8/19/1927 Highways are happy ways Melody Sheiks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh W400972 10-in. 6/29/1928 Just across the street from heaven Stan Thompson Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio lyricist  
Brunswick 15229-15231 10-in. 3/19/1925 I had someone else before I had you Phil Ohman ; Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick E6432-E6434 10-in. 9/9/1927 Highways are happy ways (When they lead the way to home) Jay’s Chelsea Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick E23564-E23566 10-in. 6/10/1927 Let’s make believe Ernie Golden ; Hotel McAlpin Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal trio; without vocal (take E23566) lyricist  
Brunswick E24175-E24178 10-in. 8/10/1927 Highways are happy ways (When they lead the way to home) Frank Black Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet; without vocal (take E24178) lyricist  
Brunswick C1825 10-in. 3/29/1928 Just across the street from heaven Elmo Tanner Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet lyricist  
Brunswick C1982 10-in. 5/25/1928 I wanna be an ice man Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick C2981 10-in. 2/19/1929 Who do you miss? Freddie Rose Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick C3140 10-in. 3/18/1929 Who do you miss? Freddie Rose Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick C3399 10-in. 4/29/1929 Who do you miss? Freddie Rose Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick C695-C696 10-in. Feb. 1927 Let’s make believe Jules Herbuveaux ; Palmer House Victorians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick C1312-C1314 10-in. 10/14/1927 Highways are happy ways (When they lead the way to home) Fred Rose Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick C1366½-C1367½ 10-in. 11/21/1927 Highways are happy ways (When they lead the way to home) Freddie Rose Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick C1688-C1690 10-in. 3/16/1928 Just across the street from heaven Paul Christensen ; Hotel Fort Des Moines Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take C1690) lyricist  
Brunswick 586W-588W 10-in. 3/20/1925 I had someone else before I had you Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Edison 8645 10-in. 10/27/1922 Only just suppose Dornberger Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 18429 10-in. 4/21/1928 Just across the street from heaven Clyde Doerr Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Edison 18478 10-in. 5/8/1928 Just across the street from heaven Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Harris, Harry," accessed April 20, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112974.

Harris, Harry. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 20, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112974.

"Harris, Harry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 20 April 2024.

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