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 3, 1902 (Kenosha), Died June 18, 1989 (Las Vegas)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: electric organ, organ

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Recordings (Results 101-125 of 128 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 75098 7/28/1949 Loch Lomond Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 75099 7/28/1949 The last mile home Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 75335 9/28/1949 A merry Christmas and a happy New Year Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 75336 9/28/1949 Santa Claus is comin' to town Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 75337 9/28/1949 Loch Lomond Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90694 10-in. 4/21/1936 12th Street rag Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90695 10-in. 4/21/1936 Basin Street blues Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90696 10-in. 4/21/1936 Tiger rag Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90766 10-in. 6/11/1936 Stompin' at the Savoy Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90767 10-in. 6/11/1936 Basin Street blues Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90768 10-in. 6/11/1936 Swamp fire Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90769 10-in. 6/11/1936 12th Street rag Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90800 10-in. 7/21/1936 The Madam swings it Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90801 10-in. 7/21/1936 Sugar foot stomp Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90802 10-in. 7/21/1936 China boy Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 90803 10-in. 7/21/1936 White heat Milt Herth instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 91044 10-in. 12/11/1936 Put on your old grey bonnet Milt Herth instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 91045 10-in. 12/11/1936 Twelfth Street rag Milt Herth instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 91046 10-in. 12/11/1936 Jazz me blues Milt Herth instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 91047 10-in. 12/11/1936 Memphis blues Milt Herth instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 91048 10-in. 12/11/1936 Hell's bells Milt Herth instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 91049 10-in. 12/11/1936 How come you do me like you do? Milt Herth instrumentalist, organ  
Decca 91842 10-in. 10/13/1939 Scatter brain Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 91843 10-in. 10/13/1939 The monkeys have no tails in Pago-Pago Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
Decca 91844 10-in. 10/13/1939 Peach Tree street Milt Herth Trio instrumentalist, electric organ  
(Results 101-125 of 128 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Herth, Milt," accessed January 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204523.

Herth, Milt. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204523.

"Herth, Milt." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 January 2023.

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