Ken Darby Singers

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1959

Roles Represented in DAHR: Vocal group

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 87008 11/3/1954 Palm Sunday Hollywood Symphony Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca 87009 11/3/1954 The carriage of the cross ; The crucifixion Hollywood Symphony Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca 87010 11/3/1954 The song of the resurrection ; The big fisherman Hollywood Symphony Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca 87011 11/3/1954 The catacombs Hollywood Symphony Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca 87012 11/3/1954 The miracle Hollywood Symphony Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca 87013 11/3/1954 The better Kingdom Hollywood Symphony Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1844 10-in. 7/29/1939 If I only had a brain Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1845 10-in. 7/29/1939 If I only had a heart Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1846 10-in. 7/29/1939 Munchkinland, part 1 Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1847 10-in. 7/29/1939 Munchkinland, part 2 Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1848 10-in. 7/29/1939 The merry old land of Oz Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1849 10-in. 7/29/1939 We're off to see the wizard Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1896 10-in. 12/13/1939 Little wooden head Cliff Edwards ; Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1897 10-in. 12/13/1939 When you wish upon a star Cliff Edwards ; Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1898 10-in. 12/13/1939 Jiminy Cricket Cliff Edwards ; Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1899 10-in. 12/13/1939 Give a little whistle Cliff Edwards ; Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1900 10-in. 12/13/1939 Turn on the old music box Cliff Edwards ; Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1901 10-in. 12/13/1939 Hi-diddle-dee-dee Cliff Edwards ; Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1902 10-in. 12/13/1939 I've got no strings Cliff Edwards ; Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 1903 10-in. 12/13/1939 Three cheers for anything Cliff Edwards ; Victor Young Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca DLA 2035 10-in. 7/6/1940 Ballad for Americans: Part 1 Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca DLA 2036 10-in. 7/6/1940 Ballad for Americans: Part 2 Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca DLA 2037 10-in. 7/6/1940 Ballad for Americans: Part 3 Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca DLA 2038 10-in. 7/6/1940 Ballad for Americans: Part 4 Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca DLA 3009 10-in. 5/29/1942 White Christmas Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca DLA 3010 10-in. 5/29/1942 Abraham Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca DLA 3011 10-in. 5/29/1942 Song of freedom Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 3172 10-in. 7/2/1943 Sunday, Monday or always Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 3173 10-in. 7/2/1943 If you please Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 3471 10-in. 7/24/1944 Just a prayer away-1, 2 Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 3472 10-in. 7/24/1944 My mother's waltz-1, 2 Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 3473 10-in. 7/24/1944 Beautiful love Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 3581 10-in. 9/5/1944 By the old corral Dick Haymes Vocal group  
Decca L 3582 10-in. 9/5/1944 Santa Claus is ridin' the trail Dick Haymes Vocal group  
Decca L 3583 10-in. 9/5/1944 (Back home again in) Indiana Dick Haymes Vocal group  
Decca L 3584 10-in. 9/5/1944 I'll never smile again Dick Haymes Vocal group  
Decca L 3760 10-in. 3/28/1945 The littlest angel: Part 1 Loretta Young Vocal group  
Decca L 3761 10-in. 3/28/1945 The littlest angel: Part 2 Loretta Young Vocal group  
Decca L 3762 10-in. 3/28/1945 The littlest angel: Part 3 Loretta Young Vocal group  
Decca L 3763 10-in. 3/28/1945 The littlest angel: Part 4 Loretta Young Vocal group  
Decca L 3764 10-in. 3/28/1945 The littlest angel: Part 5 Loretta Young Vocal group  
Decca L 3765 10-in. 3/28/1945 The littlest angel: Part 6 Loretta Young Vocal group  
Decca L 3768 10-in. 3/30/1945 Indiana in the evening Kenny Baker Vocal group  
Decca L 3769 10-in. 3/30/1945 When ships go sailing back to Avalon Kenny Baker Vocal group  
Decca L 4360 2/17/1947 Bless this house Kenny Baker Vocal group  
Decca L 4361 2/17/1947 Help me to help my neighbor Kenny Baker Vocal group  
Decca L 4374 3/19/1947 White Christmas Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4375 3/19/1947 Silent night, Holy night Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4376 3/19/1947 The Christmas song Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4398 3/26/1947 Happy birthday/Auld Lang Syne Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4399 3/27/1947 Happy birthday ; Auld Lang Syne-1 Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4400 3/28/1947 Anniversary song Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4401 3/28/1947 o fir tree dark Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4454 6/14/1947 What's the use of dreaming Danny Kaye Vocal group  
Decca L 4455 6/14/1947 I wonder who's kissing her now Danny Kaye Vocal group  
Decca L 4939 3/22/1949 Riders in the sky Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4940 3/22/1949 Careless hands Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4992 5/6/1949 Holy, Holy, Lord God almighty Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4993 5/6/1949 Mother dear, O pray for me Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4994 5/6/1949 O Lord, I am not worthy Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4995 5/6/1949 Rock of ages Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4996 5/6/1949 What a friend we have in Jesus Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4997 5/6/1949 He leadeth me Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4998 5/6/1949 All hail the power of Jesus' name Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 4999 5/6/1949 O God, our help in ages past Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 5291 12/23/1949 My own bit of land Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 5292 12/23/1949 When the sun goes down Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 5926 11/12/1950 The little white duck Danny Kaye Vocal group  
Decca L 5927 11/12/1950 The thing Danny Kaye Vocal group  
Decca L 5953 12/13/1950 A perfect day Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 5954 12/13/1950 May the good Lord bless and keep you all Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 9474 8/9/1956 Lovely hula hands Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9475 8/9/1956 Aloha to the magic islands medley: Song of the islands ; King's serenade ; Aloha Oe Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9476 8/13/1956 Ke kali nei au (Hawaiian wedding song) Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9477 8/13/1956 Love song of Kalua Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9478 8/14/1956 Hawaiian war chant Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9479 8/14/1956 Legend of the rain Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9480 8/14/1956 Sweet Leilani Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9481 8/14/1956 Hana Maui Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9482 8/21/1956 Trade winds Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9483 8/21/1956 The magic islands, part 1 Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9484 8/21/1956 The magic islands, part 2 Alfred Newman Orchestra Vocal group  
Decca L 9584 10/3/1956 Around the world Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 9585 10/3/1956 I heard the bells on Christmas day Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 9586 10/3/1956 Love in a home Bing Crosby Vocal group  
Decca L 10318 6/26/1957 Put on your old grey bonnet Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10319 6/26/1957 M-O-T-H-E-R Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10320 6/26/1957 Kentucky babe Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10321 6/26/1957 Daddy you've been a mother to me Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10322 6/27/1957 I was seeing Nellie home Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10323 6/27/1957 In the evening by the moonlight Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10324 6/27/1957 Grandfather's clock Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10325 6/27/1957 The man on the flying trapeze Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10326 6/28/1957 That little boy of mine Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10327 6/28/1957 Listen to the mocking bird Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10328 6/28/1957 The man that broke the bank at Monte Carlo Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10329 6/28/1957 There's a little white house Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 10330 6/28/1957 A hot time in the old town tonight Burl Ives Vocal group  
Decca L 11663 7/29/1959 The spirit of Christmas past Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11664 7/29/1959 Mary threads on snow Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11665 7/29/1959 Stille genacht Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11666 7/29/1959 The bell ringer's carol Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11667 7/29/1959 Coventry carol Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11686 8/5/1959 The friendly beast Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11687 8/5/1959 Come Beth' lem Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11688 8/5/1959 Spirit of Christmas present ; T'was the night before Christmas Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11689 8/5/1959 White Christmas Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11690 8/5/1959 The spirit of Christmas past Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11691 8/5/1959 We'll dress the house Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11692 8/5/1959 Caroling, caroling Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11693 8/5/1959 Some children see him Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11694 8/5/1959 Come dear children Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11695 8/8/1959 The spirit of Christmas future Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11696 8/8/1959 To you who are as yet unborn Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11697 8/8/1959 The story of Christmas Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11698 8/8/1959 Another Christmas Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  
Decca L 11699 8/8/1959 Finale saviour saviour Ken Darby Singers Vocal group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ken Darby Singers," accessed November 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116582.

Ken Darby Singers. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116582.

"Ken Darby Singers." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116582

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