Donovan Parsons

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-39149 10-in. 9/2/1927 I fell head over heels in love Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-58184 10-in. 1/10/1930 She's such a comfort to me Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-58654 10-in. 2/10/1930 I never dreamt (You'd fall in love with me) Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-070334 10-in. 10/28/1941 I never dreamt (you'd fall in love with me) Earl Hines Orchestra ; Madeline Green ; Three Varieties Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and male vocal trio lyricist  
Columbia 144996 10-in. 11/19/1927 I fell head over heels in love The Harmonians [Selvin's Orchestra] Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W145296 10-in. 12/10/1927 I fell head over heels in love Fred Rich Hotel Astor Orchestra ; Harold Lambert Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W150035 10-in. 2/27/1930 I never dreamt (You'd fall in love with me) Ipana Troubadours ; Sam Lanin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia 150134 10-in. 3/27/1930 I never dreamt Barney Trimble and his Oklahomans [California Ramblers] ; Robert Wood Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia [W]150378 10-in. 5/1/1930 I never dreamt you'd fall in love with me The Four Aces Male vocal quartet, with guitar and steel guitar lyricist  
Columbia W150547 10-in. 5/27/1930 I never dreamt (You'd fall in love with me) Ipana Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W150560 10-in. 6/2/1930 I never dreamt (You'd fall in love with me) Ruth Etting Female vocal solo, with guitar lyricist  
Columbia 74218 12-in. approximately 11/9/1920 I want a great big kiss Clarice Mayne Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh W81816 10-in. 11/11/1927 I fell head over heels in love Lanin’s Famous Players Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh W403868 10-in. 3/21/1930 I never dreamt (You'd fall in love with me) Dr. Eugene Ormandy's Salon Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh W403885 10-in. 3/28/1930 I never dreamt Seger Ellis Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
OKeh W404040 10-in. 5/23/1930 I never dreamt Roy Smeck’s Trio Instrumental trio, with vocal lyricist  
Brunswick E32437 10-in. Mar. 1930 I never dreamt (You’d fall in love with me) Chester Gaylord Male vocal solo, with violin and piano lyricist  
Brunswick E32576 10-in. Apr. 1930 I never dreamt (You’d fall in love with me) Colonial Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick E2087-E2090 10-in. 1/8/1926 The road of dreams Colonial Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Brunswick E24602-E24604 10-in. 9/29/1927 I fell head over heels in love Yacht Club Boys Male vocal and instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Brunswick E25190-E25192 10-in. 11/12/1927 I fell head over heels in love Yacht Club Boys Male vocal and instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Brunswick C5189 10-in. Jan. 1930 She’s such a comfort to me Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) lyricist  
Brunswick C1515-C1518 10-in. 1/16/1928 I fell head over heels in love Edgewater Beach Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal trio lyricist  
Brunswick C1609-C1610 10-in. 1/20/1928 I fell head over heels in love Jack Johnston Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick [Br (U.K.) cat 176-a] 10-in. approximately May 1928 I never dreamt Billy Milton Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Parsons, Donovan," accessed January 31, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114482.

Parsons, Donovan. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 31, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114482.

"Parsons, Donovan." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 31 January 2023.

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