Manny Kurtz

Manny Curtis (born Emanuel Kurtz, 1911 – 1984) was an American songwriter. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, United States, and wrote the lyrics for over 250 songs. Most notable song lyrics were for "In a Sentimental Mood" (1935) and "Let It Be Me" (1957).

He also used the pseudonyms Mann Curtis, and Manny Kurtz.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 15th, 1911 (Brooklyn), Died December 6th, 1984 (San Francisco)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, lyricist, composer

Recordings (Results 26-26 of 26 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-073434 10-in. 3/13/1942 The story of a starry night Carl Denny ; Hal McIntyre Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
(Results 26-26 of 26 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kurtz, Manny," accessed June 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113468.

Kurtz, Manny. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113468.

"Kurtz, Manny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 June 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113468

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