Ray Durant

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-102343 10-in. 7/7/1936 High falutin' stomp Connie McLean Rhythm Orchestra ; Alex Miller Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-102348 10-in. 7/7/1936 Breeze Ray breeze Ludwick Brown ; Connie McLean Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with talk instrumentalist, piano, composer  
Victor BS-063803 10-in. 4/23/1941 My heart at thy sweet voice Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano and drums instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-063804 10-in. 4/23/1941 Cherokee Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano and drums instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-063805 10-in. 4/23/1941 I wish I had died in my cradle (before I grew up to love you) Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano and drums instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-063806 10-in. 4/23/1941 Utt-da-zay Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano and drums instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 61067 10-in. 4/24/1936 When the breath bide the body goodbye Connie McLean's Rhythm Boys instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 61068 10-in. 4/24/1936 Sissy man blues Connie McLean's Rhythm Boys instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 61069 10-in. 4/24/1936 I can't use that thing Connie McLean's Rhythm Boys instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 61070 10-in. 4/24/1936 You done lost your good thing now Connie McLean's Rhythm Boys instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 61071 10-in. 4/24/1936 Rockin' my troubles Connie McLean's Rhythm Boys instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 61072 10-in. 4/24/1936 Shylock blues Connie McLean's Rhythm Boys instrumentalist, piano  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Durant, Ray," accessed December 7, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202806.

Durant, Ray. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 7, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202806.

"Durant, Ray." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 7 December 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202806

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