Lew Leslie

Lew Leslie (April 15, 1888 or 1890 – March 10, 1963) was a Broadway writer and producer. Leslie got his start in show business in vaudeville in his early twenties.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 15th, 1888 (Orangeburg), Died March 10th, 1963 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, arranger

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E28057 10-in. 8/14/1928 Bandanna babies Blackbirds Orchestra ; Lew Leslie Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick E28058 10-in. 8/14/1928 Magnolia’s wedding day Blackbirds Orchestra ; Lew Leslie Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick E28059 10-in. 8/14/1928 I must have that man Blackbirds Orchestra ; Adelaide Hall ; Lew Leslie Female vocal solo, with orchestra leader  
Brunswick E28060 10-in. 8/14/1928 Baby Blackbirds Orchestra ; Adelaide Hall ; Lew Leslie Female vocal solo, with orchestra arranger, leader  
Brunswick E28061 10-in. 8/14/1928 Dixie Adelaide Hall Female vocal solo, with orchestra arranger  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Leslie, Lew," accessed October 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116318.

Leslie, Lew. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116318.

"Leslie, Lew." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116318

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