George Dorsey

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1964

Roles Represented in DAHR: alto saxophone, flute, saxophone

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 142 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-060351 10-in. 1/22/1941 Cuddle up, huddle up Benny Carter Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-060353 10-in. 1/22/1941 Babalu Benny Carter Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-060354 10-in. 1/22/1941 There, I've said it again Benny Carter Orchestra ; Ray Felton Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, saxophone  
Decca 67781 10-in. 5/20/1940 Night hop Benny Carter Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 67782 10-in. 5/20/1940 Pom pom Benny Carter Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 67783 10-in. 5/20/1940 O.K. for baby (Okay for baby CD MCA-GRP 2629-2/2) Benny Carter Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 67784 10-in. 5/20/1940 Serenade to a sarong Benny Carter Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 68329 10-in. 11/8/1940 Taking a chance on love Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 68330 10-in. 11/8/1940 Cabin in the sky Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 68331 10-in. 11/8/1940 I'm the lonesomest gal in town Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 68558 10-in. 1/8/1941 Three little words Ella Fitzgerald and her Famous Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 68559 10-in. 1/8/1941 Hello Ma, I done it again Ella Fitzgerald and her Famous Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 68560 10-in. 1/8/1941 Wishful thinking Ella Fitzgerald and her Famous Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 68561 10-in. 1/8/1941 The one I love (belongs to somebody else) Ella Fitzgerald and her Famous Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 68562 10-in. 1/8/1941 The muffin mac Ella Fitzgerald and her Famous Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 75147 8/17/1949 T'ain't nobody's business if I do Billie Holiday instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 75148 8/17/1949 Baby get lost Billie Holiday instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 75203 8/29/1949 Keeps on rainin' Billie Holiday instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 75204 8/29/1949 Them there eyes Billie Holiday instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 75221 9/1/1949 Maybe it's because Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 75222 9/1/1949 I'll keep the lovelight burning Louis Armstrong instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 75241 9/8/1949 Do your duty Billie Holiday instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 75242 9/8/1949 Gimme a pigfoot and a bottle of beer Billie Holiday instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca 80745 3/27/1951 Cheasapeake and Ohio Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, saxophone  
Decca 80746 3/27/1951 Little man in a flying saucer Ella Fitzgerald instrumentalist, saxophone  
(Results 1-25 of 142 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dorsey, George," accessed June 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202711.

Dorsey, George. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202711.

"Dorsey, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 June 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202711

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