Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra

The Green Brothers Novelty Band were a recording act consisting of brothers Joe Green (1892–1939) and George Hamilton Green (1893–1970), xylophone artists along with younger brother Lew Green (1909–1992), from Omaha, Nebraska.

Joe Green died in 1939 after an operation. Soon afterward, George retired from the music business to work as a cartoonist from his home in Woodstock, NY. George Green died in 1970.

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: Musical group

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 80 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison N-522 10-in. 10/23/1928 Four little blackberries Green Brothers' Novelty Marimba Band Marimba band Musical group  
Edison N-523 10-in. 10/23/1928 A bunch of roses Green Brothers' Novelty Marimba Band Marimba band Musical group  
Decca 38395 10-in. 8/23/1934 Song of the islands Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38396 10-in. 8/23/1934 One-two-three-four Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38397 10-in. 8/23/1934 Shine on harvest moon Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38398 10-in. 8/23/1934 Drifting and dreaming Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38399 10-in. 8/23/1934 Silver sands of love Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38400 10-in. 8/23/1934 Aloha Oe Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38401 10-in. 8/23/1934 Ka-lu-a Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38402 10-in. 8/23/1934 Sweet Hawaiian moonlight Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38403 10-in. 8/23/1934 On the beach at Waikiki Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38404 10-in. 8/23/1934 My little grass shack in Kealakekua, Hawaii Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38405 10-in. 8/23/1934 Blue Hawaii Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 38406 10-in. 8/23/1934 Monastery bells Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63341 10-in. 2/25/1938 That nauohtv waltz Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63342 10-in. 2/25/1938 A garland of old-fashioned roses Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63343 10-in. 2/25/1938 Missouri waltz Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63344 10-in. 2/25/1938 That little boy of mine Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63345 10-in. 2/25/1938 Underneath the mellow moon Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63346 10-in. 2/25/1938 Mammy's lullaby Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63347 10-in. 2/25/1938 Beautiful Ohio Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63348 10-in. 2/25/1938 Love's ship Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63349 10-in. 2/25/1938 I'm forever blowing bubbles Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63350 10-in. 2/25/1938 I love you best of all Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 63351 10-in. 2/25/1938 Land of my sunset dreams Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
(Results 51-75 of 80 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra," accessed February 1, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113291.

Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 1, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113291.

"Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 1 February 2023.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113291

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