Richard Myers (1901–1977) was a songwriter. Together with Jack Lawrence he wrote "Hold My Hand," which was nominated for the 1954 Academy Award for Best Original Song.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1901, Died 1977
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1933
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 27 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-34605||10-in.||2/9/1926||Go south||Jane Green||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||BVE-34692||10-in.||3/10/1926||Whistle away your blues||Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with whistling||composer|
|Victor||BVE-35236||10-in.||3/24/1926||Lulu Belle||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with piano duet||composer|
|Victor||BVE-39101||10-in.||8/22/1927||Pull yourself together||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-39378||10-in.||10/28/1927||Where have you been all my life||Jack Smith||Male vocal solo, with piano (self-accompaniment)||composer|
|Victor||BVE-39958||10-in.||8/11/1927||Where have you been all my life||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-47815||10-in.||10/8/1928||I want the world to know||Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus||composer|
|Victor||BVE-47853||10-in.||10/19/1928||He-man||Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus||composer|
|Victor||BVE-49047||10-in.||1/10/1929||Mine alone||Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet (takes 1-3); with male vocal solo (takes 4-6)||composer|
|Victor||CVE-49047||12-in.||1/7/1929||Mine alone||Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-56722||10-in.||9/27/1929||From now on||Ben Pollack Orchestra ; Ben Pollack ; Charles Roberts||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BRC-71201||10-in.||12/23/1931||Music in my fingers||Arden-Ohman Orchestra ; Frank Luther||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BRC-72506||10-in.||4/25/1932||Music in my fingers||Mort Cass ; Singing Masters||Male vocal chorus, with piano||composer|
|Victor||BS-73713||10-in.||9/29/1932||My darling||Neil Buckley ; Don Bestor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-73771||10-in.||10/5/1932||Whistling for a kiss||Leo Reisman Orchestra ; George Wheeler||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-77614||10-in.||9/6/1933||Me for you forever||Leo Reisman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||80663||10-in.||11/10/1922||Daddy's goin' huntin' tonight||Nora Bayes||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||W148483||10-in.||5/8/1929||Jericho||Campus Boys ; Ted Wallace||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||W149079||10-in.||10/1/1929||From now on||The Knickerbockers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W152481||10-in.||9/7/1933||Me for you forever||George Olsen and his Music ; Joe Morrison||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||W81794||10-in.||11/7/1927||(Where have you been) All my life?||Lanin’s Famous Players||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet||composer|
|Brunswick||E2813-E2815||10-in.||4/20/1926||Lulu Belle||The Ambassadors||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||E17923-E17926||10-in.||2/9/1926||Whistle away your blues||Harry Archer Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||E18942-E18944||10-in.||4/29/1926||Lulu Belle||Mike Markel's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||E25238-E25239||10-in.||11/16/1927||Where have you been all my life||Roy Bergere ; Buddy Lee||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Myers, Richard," accessed September 19, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114695.
Myers, Richard. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 19, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114695.
"Myers, Richard." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 19 September 2021.
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