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 426-443 of 443 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 116802 12/3/1965 Let me build Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 116803 12/3/1965 I've got to get back (Country boy) Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 116804 12/3/1965 All my lovin' Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 116899 1/11/1966 I got my mind made up Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 116900 1/11/1966 3 days, 1 hour, 30 minutes Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 116901 1/11/1966 What's done in the dark (Will one day come to light)-1 Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 116902 1/11/1966 Your loss, my gain-1 Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 116903 1/11/1966 Everything's gonna be fine Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 116904 1/11/1966 Brand new thing, part 1 Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 116905 1/11/1966 Brand new thing, part 2 Jackie Wilson arranger  
Decca 117123 1966 I believe Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 119428 11/1/1967 The happy time Louis Armstrong arranger, leader  
Decca 119429 11/1/1967 I believe Louis Armstrong arranger, leader  
Decca 119430 11/1/1967 The gypsy in my soul Louis Armstrong arranger, leader  
Decca 119431 11/1/1967 That's my desire Louis Armstrong arranger, leader  
Decca 119490 10/9/1967 Rosie Louis Armstrong arranger, leader  
Decca 119491 10/9/1967 You'll never walk alone Louis Armstrong arranger, leader  
Decca 119492 10/9/1967 Willkommen Louis Armstrong arranger, leader  
(Results 426-443 of 443 records)


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