Jack Jackson

Jack Jackson (20 February 1906 – 15 January 1978) was an English trumpeter and bandleader popular during the British dance band era, and who later became a highly influential radio disc jockey. The BBC’s nickname “Auntie” is often credited to Jackson.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 20th, 1906 (Belvedere), Died January 15th, 1978 (Rickmansworth)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, vocalist, guitar

Recordings (Results 26-34 of 34 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Gramophone 0EA1918 10-in. 7/3/1935 The Oregon Trail Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal leader  
Gramophone 0EA1952 10-in. 8/14/1935 Turn your face to the sun Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal leader  
Gramophone 0EA1953 10-in. 8/14/1935 Red sails in the sunset Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0EA2641 10-in. 11/12/1935 Gypsy violin Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0B5064 10-in. 9/11/1933 Whistling under the moon Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal chorus leader  
Gramophone 0B5125 10-in. 10/6/1933 Everybody loves my Marguerite Sam Costa ; Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0B5970 10-in. 4/9/1934 Because it's love Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Gramophone 0B5988 10-in. 5/7/1934 Homeward Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Gramophone 0B5992 10-in. 5/10/1934 Lonely feet Jack Jackson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal trio leader  
(Results 26-34 of 34 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jackson, Jack," accessed June 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204862.

Jackson, Jack. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204862.

"Jackson, Jack." 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/204862

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