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 201-225 of 443 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 109079 5/11/1960 His and hers The McGuire Sisters leader  
Decca 109080 5/11/1960 Forever isn't long enough The McGuire Sisters leader  
Decca 109081 5/13/1960 I love you The McGuire Sisters leader  
Decca 109082 5/13/1960 Makin' whoopee The McGuire Sisters leader  
Decca 109083 5/13/1960 Shuffle off to Buffalo The McGuire Sisters leader  
Decca 109111 5/2/1960 When you wore a tulip Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109112 5/2/1960 There's yes! yes! in your eyes Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109113 5/2/1960 I've got rings in my fingers Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109114 5/2/1960 By the light of the silvery moon Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109115 5/4/1960 Shine on harvest moon Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109116 5/4/1960 When I lost you Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109117 5/4/1960 Honeymoon Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109118 5/6/1960 Be my little baby bumble bee Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109119 5/6/1960 Last night on the back porch Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109120 5/6/1960 Naughty ninety's Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109121 5/6/1960 Ma (He's making eyes at me) Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109122 5/6/1960 Naughty, naughty, naughty Teresa Brewer leader  
Decca 109172 5/19/1960 The tip of my fingers Nick Noble leader  
Decca 109173 5/19/1960 Sweet love Nick Noble leader  
Decca 109177 5/25/1960 Your one and only love Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 109178 5/25/1960 We kissed Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 109179 5/25/1960 The river Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 109180 5/25/1960 (You were made for) All my love Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 109202 6/2/1960 Begin the beguine Billy Williams leader  
Decca 109203 6/2/1960 For you Billy Williams leader  
(Results 201-225 of 443 records)


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jacobs, Dick," accessed April 15, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204876.

Jacobs, Dick. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 15, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204876.

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