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Gene De Paul

Gene Vincent de Paul (June 17, 1919 – February 27, 1988) was an American pianist, composer and songwriter.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 17, 1919 (New York City), Died February 27, 1988 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, songwriter, composer

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-038272 10-in. 7/14/1939 Hezekiah Larry Clinton Orchestra ; Ford Leary Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble songwriter  
Victor BS-041925 10-in. 8/28/1939 Oo oo oo (I'm thrilled) Bob Chester Orchestra ; Kathleen Lane Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-042921 10-in. 10/9/1939 You bring me down Les Brown Orchestra ; Miriam Shaw Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-050159 10-in. 4/26/1940 You bring me down Dolores Brown ; Erskine Hawkins Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor PBS-061630 10-in. 9/11/1941 You were there Bob Carroll ; Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor PBS-061712 10-in. 10/5/1941 I'll remember April Bob Carroll ; Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-067759 10-in. 9/8/1941 Watch the birdie Harriet Clark ; Sonny Dunham Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and vocal ensemble songwriter  
Victor BS-068371 10-in. 11/27/1941 You dont know what love is Jan Savitt ; Top Hatters Jazz/dance band, with vocal songwriter  
Victor BS-068379 10-in. 12/1/1941 Pig foot Pete Dawn Patrol Boys ; Dolly Dawn Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BS-068400 10-in. 11/17/1941 The boy with the wistful eyes Earl Hines Orchestra ; Madeline Green ; Earl Hines ; Three Varieties Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and male vocal trio songwriter  
Victor BS-068403 10-in. 11/17/1941 You don't know what love is Earl Hines Orchestra ; Billy Eckstine Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-068442 10-in. 11/28/1941 The boy with the wistful eyes Mitchell Ayres ; Meredith Blake ; Fashions-in-Music Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor PBS-072560 10-in. 7/30/1942 (Nobody knows better than I) He's my guy Dinah Shore ; Paul Wetstein Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BS-074717 10-in. 6/30/1942 (Nobody knows better than I) He's my guy Bob Chester Orchestra ; Betty Bradley Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-075401 10-in. 7/1/1942 He's my guy (Nobody knows better than I) Jo Stafford ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor E1VB-1786 10-in. 4/16/1951 Sidewalk shuffle Steve Gibson ; Original Red Caps (Steve Gibson) Male vocal quartet, with instrumental quintet songwriter  
Victor D4AB-0069 10-in. 3/22/1944 Milkman, keep those bottles quiet Four King Sisters Female vocal quartet, with male vocal solo and songwriter  
Victor D7VB-2169 10-in. 12/8/1947 Your red wagon Count Basie Orchestra ; Jimmy Rushing Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Decca 66167 10-in. 8/22/1939 The man with the mandolin Leo Watson Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66168 10-in. 8/22/1939 Utt da zay (The tailor song) Leo Watson Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66169 10-in. 8/22/1939 Ja-da Leo Watson Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66170 10-in. 8/22/1939 It's the tune that counts Leo Watson Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66821 10-in. 11/5/1939 It's a wonderful world-1 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66822 10-in. 11/5/1939 Maid of the mist Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66823 10-in. 11/5/1939 After all Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66824 10-in. 11/5/1939 Honestly Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67105 10-in. 1/24/1940 Make love with a guitar Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67106 10-in. 1/24/1940 Imagination Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67107 10-in. 1/24/1940 Tuxedo junction Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67108 10-in. 1/24/1940 Kansas City moods Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67147 10-in. 2/4/1940 Turkey in the straw Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67148 10-in. 2/4/1940 Parade of the wooden soldiers Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67149 10-in. 2/4/1940 Blues in the groove-1 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67150 10-in. 2/4/1940 Rose of the Rio Grande Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67151 10-in. 2/4/1940 It's time to jump and shout Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67536 10-in. 4/12/1940 Secrets in the moonlight Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67537 10-in. 4/12/1940 Make-believe island Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67538 10-in. 4/12/1940 Where was I? Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67539 10-in. 4/12/1940 Ask your heart Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67540 10-in. 4/12/1940 Tuxedo junction Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67601 10-in. 4/18/1940 You're lonely and I'm lonely Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67602 10-in. 4/18/1940 You can't brush me off Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67629 10-in. 4/29/1940 Her name was Rosita Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67630 10-in. 4/29/1940 W.P.A. Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67631 10-in. 4/29/1940 It's a lovely day tomorrow Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67632 10-in. 4/29/1940 I'm stepping out with a memory tonight Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67633 10-in. 4/29/1940 The Lord done fixed up my soul Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68528 10-in. 1/1/1941 Liebestraum (Liszt) Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68529 10-in. 1/1/1941 Nocturne in E flat major, Op.9 No.2 (Chopin) Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68530 10-in. 1/1/1941 The young prince and the young princess (Rimsky-Korsakov) Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68531 10-in. 1/1/1941 Meditation (Thais) (Massenet) Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68542 10-in. 1/3/1941 Les preludes (Liszt)-1 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68543 10-in. 1/3/1941 Green goon jive-3 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68544 10-in. 1/3/1941 My heart at Thy sweet voice (Bizet)-3 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68545 10-in. 1/3/1941 Meadowbrook shuffle-3 Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68745 10-in. 2/27/1941 Tell me Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68746 10-in. 2/27/1941 April showers Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68747 10-in. 2/27/1941 Beloved friend Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68748 10-in. 2/27/1941 Jolly Peter Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68749 10-in. 2/27/1941 By heck Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 68750 10-in. 2/27/1941 Big Beaver Jan Savitt Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "De Paul, Gene," accessed February 8, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116527.

De Paul, Gene. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 8, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116527.

"De Paul, Gene." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 8 February 2023.

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