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

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 76-80 of 80 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 63352 10-in. 2/25/1938 Lonesome, that's all Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 65244 10-in. 3/22/1939 It's an old-fashioned locket Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 65245 10-in. 3/22/1939 Don't you remember the time? Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 65246 10-in. 3/22/1939 Never break a promise Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
Decca 65247 10-in. 3/22/1939 Say you'll be mine Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra Musical group  
(Results 76-80 of 80 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra," accessed January 28, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113291.

Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 28, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113291.

"Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 28 January 2023.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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