Leslie Sarony

Leslie Sarony (born Leslie Legge Frye; 22 January 1897 – 12 February 1985) was a British entertainer, singer, actor and songwriter.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 22nd, 1897 (Surbiton), Died February 12th, 1985 (London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1934

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

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-37187 10-in. 12/29/1926 You remind me of a naughty springtime cuckoo The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano songwriter  
Victor BVE-50919 10-in. 3/7/1929 Don't do that to the poor puss-cat Dick Robertson ; Ed Smalle Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor ABRC-69913 10-in. 6/9/1931 The Alpine milkman Don Byron ; Ronald Sachs Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BRC-71864 10-in. 2/17/1932 Rhymes Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, lyricist  
Victor BRC-72236 10-in. 4/5/1932 Rhymes Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal chorus composer, lyricist  
Victor BRC-72286 10-in. 4/14/1932 Tom Thumb's drum Fran Frey ; George Olsen and his Music Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W147465 10-in. 11/15/1928 Don't do that to the poor puss-cat Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet songwriter  
Columbia W149085 10-in. 10/3/1929 I lift up my finger and say "tweet tweet" Al Katz Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
OKeh W402898 10-in. 9/4/1929 I lift my finger and say "tweet, tweet" Fred Hall ; Sugar Babies Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Brunswick C4701 10-in. 11/2/1929 I lift up my finger and say “tweet tweet” Al and Pete Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Brunswick [Br (U.K.) cat 119-b] 10-in. approximately Aug. 1927 Tweet-tweet Fred Elizalde Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick [Br (U.K.) cat 110-b] 10-in. approximately June 1927 You remind me of a naughty springtime cuckoo Helen Morgan Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Edison 18858 10-in. 11/8/1928 Don't do that to the poor puss-cat 7 Blue Babies ; Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison N-556 10-in. 11/8/1929 Don't do that to the poor puss-cat 7 Blue Babies ; Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison N-1080 10-in. 8/20/1929 I lift up my finger and say "tweet, tweet" Assassinators ; Arthur Fields Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer, lyricist  
Gramophone 0D2047 10-in. 4/11/1934 Spanische Dorfmusik Orchester Will Glahé Instrumental ensemble, with vocal composer  
Gramophone BR2325 10-in. 4/7/1929 I lift up my finger and say "Tweet, tweet" Jack Hylton Orchestra ; Leslie Sarony Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist  
Gramophone 0B6434 10-in. 2/7/1933 Wheezy Anna Ray Noble Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Sarony, Leslie," accessed November 26, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113854.

Sarony, Leslie. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 26, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113854.

"Sarony, Leslie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 26 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113854

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