Leon Chappelear

Birth and Death Data: Born August 1st, 1909 (Gilmer), Died October 22nd, 1962

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, vocalist, lead guitar, composer, songwriter, lyricist, arranger

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 79 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 63039 10-in. 12/12/1937 Sentimental gentleman from Georgia Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67157 10-in. 2/5/1940 You are my sunshine Jimmie Davis instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67158 10-in. 2/5/1940 Your promise was broken Jimmie Davis instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67159 10-in. 2/5/1940 I'd love to call you my sweetheart Jimmie Davis instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67160 10-in. 2/5/1940 Old timer Jimmie Davis instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67161 10-in. 2/5/1940 Baby you mother Jimmie Davis instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 67162 10-in. 2/5/1940 Roll along, Kentucky moon Jimmie Davis instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 90225 10-in. 8/15/1935 Mama don't allow it Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90226 10-in. 8/15/1935 Ben Wheeler stomp Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90227 10-in. 8/15/1935 Dinah Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90228 10-in. 8/15/1935 Milenburg joys Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90229 10-in. 8/15/1935 Mistreated blues Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90230 10-in. 8/15/1935 I'm a do right Papa Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90231 10-in. 8/15/1935 That old sweetheart of mine Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90232 10-in. 8/15/1935 Truly I promise to love you Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90233 10-in. 8/15/1935 Tiger rag Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90234 10-in. 8/15/1935 Bugle call rag Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar, vocalist  
Decca 90236 10-in. 8/15/1935 My gal Sal Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar  
Decca 90237 10-in. 8/15/1935 [Unknown title(s)] Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar  
Decca 90238 10-in. 8/15/1935 Weary blues Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar  
Decca 90239 10-in. 8/15/1935 Just forget Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar  
Decca 90240 10-in. 8/15/1935 Sweet Sue, just you Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar  
Decca 90241 10-in. 8/15/1935 No Mama blues Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar  
Decca 90242 10-in. 8/15/1935 I'm sitting on top of the world Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar  
Decca 90243 10-in. 8/15/1935 White River stomp Leon's Lone Star Cowboys instrumentalist, lead guitar  
(Results 51-75 of 79 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Chappelear, Leon," accessed January 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113137.

Chappelear, Leon. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113137.

"Chappelear, Leon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 January 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113137

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