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Milt Herth

Milton "Milt" Herth (November 3, 1902 – June 18, 1969) was an American jazz organist, known for his work on the Hammond organ soon after it was introduced in 1935. Herth's work is available from his recordings of the 1930s and 1940s.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 3rd, 1902 (Kenosha), Died June 18th, 1989 (Las Vegas)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: electric organ, organ

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 128 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 62587 10-in. 9/9/1937 Josephine Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 62588 10-in. 9/9/1937 Satan takes a holiday Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 62589 10-in. 9/9/1937 Somebody loves me Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 62590 10-in. 9/9/1937 After I say I'm sorry Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 62760 10-in. 11/11/1937 The dipsy doodle Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 62761 10-in. 11/11/1937 That's a plenty Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63136 10-in. 1/7/1938 Bei mir bist du schoen Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63137 10-in. 1/7/1938 The big dipper Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63279 10-in. 2/11/1938 Lost in the shuffle Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63280 10-in. 2/11/1938 The campbells are swinging Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63281 10-in. 2/11/1938 Josephine Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63440 10-in. 3/17/1938 Sissy Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63445 10-in. 3/18/1938 Pop-corn man Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63562 10-in. 4/7/1938 The toy trumpet Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63563 10-in. 4/7/1938 Jazz me blues Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63564 10-in. 4/7/1938 Copenhagen Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63680 10-in. 4/28/1938 Three blind mice Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63681 10-in. 4/28/1938 Looney little tooney Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63682 10-in. 4/28/1938 The flat-foot floogie-1 Milt Herth Quartet ; Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 63801 10-in. 5/17/1938 Shoot the likker to me, John boy Milt Herth Quartet instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 64207 10-in. 6/17/1938 Xylophonia Joseph Green instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 64208 10-in. 6/17/1938 A bunch of roses Joseph Green instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 64209 10-in. 6/17/1938 The whirlwind Joseph Green instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 64210 10-in. 6/17/1938 Lady of Spain Joseph Green instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 64211 10-in. 6/17/1938 My toreador Joseph Green instrumentalist, organ  
(Results 1-25 of 128 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Herth, Milt," accessed November 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204523.

Herth, Milt. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204523.

"Herth, Milt." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204523

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