Dick Jacobs

Dick Jacobs (29 March 1918 – 20 May 1988) was an American musician, conductor, arranger, orchestrator, music director and an artists-and-repertoire director for several record labels (Coral, Decca, Brunswick and Springboard). He helped Jackie Wilson, Buddy Holly, Bobby Darin and others early in their careers in the late 1950s and early 1960s.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 29, 1918, Died May 20, 1988

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1951 - 1967

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, arranger, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, celeste, saxophone, bells

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Recordings (Results 226-250 of 443 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 109204 6/2/1960 I cried for you Billy Williams leader  
Decca 109205 6/2/1960 The lover of all lovers Billy Williams leader  
Decca 109281 6/17/1960 Anymore Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109282 6/17/1960 That piano man Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109283 6/17/1960 Everybody hands off Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109304 6/27/1960 Mack the knife Fats Hudson leader  
Decca 109305 6/27/1960 What is this thing called love The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109306 6/27/1960 South of the border The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109307 6/27/1960 Bill Bailey won't you please come home The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109308 6/27/1960 Angel eyes The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109309 6/27/1960 Blues for the Q The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109310 6/27/1960 Blueberry hill The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109311 6/27/1960 He's got the whole world in His hands The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109312 6/27/1960 Alright, okay, you win The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109313 6/27/1960 I was telling her about you The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109314 6/27/1960 Over the rainbow The Billy Williams Revue leader  
Decca 109364 7/15/1960 Teardrops are falling Al Kasha leader  
Decca 109365 7/15/1960 No matter where you are Al Kasha leader  
Decca 109577 9/15/1960 Alone at last Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 109578 9/15/1960 The tear of the year Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 109579 9/15/1960 My empty arms Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 109653 9/28/1960 Jealous heart Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109654 9/28/1960 Mockin' bird hill Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109655 9/28/1960 Half as much Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109656 9/28/1960 Your cheatin' heart Teresa Brewer leader  
(Results 226-250 of 443 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jacobs, Dick," accessed April 23, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204876.

Jacobs, Dick. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 23, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204876.

"Jacobs, Dick." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 23 April 2024.

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