Jack McGowan

John "Jack" McGowan (1894–1977) was an American librettist, director and producer.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1894

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1931

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, lyricist, baritone vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-25617 10-in. 9/22/1921 Birds of a feather All Star Trio ; All Star Trio Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-67518 10-in. 2/20/1931 I have to laugh (When I think how I danced with tears in my eyes over you) Ernie Birchill ; Wayne King Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1920-10-08-01] Not documented 10/8/1920 The love nest Jack McGowan Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 79868 10-in. 5/26/1921 Birds of a feather Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 79906 10-in. 6/23/1921 Birds of a feather Fred Hughes Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 80060 10-in. 11/10/1921 Birds of a feather Manhattan Orchestra [i.e., Clyde Doerr Orchestra] Jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-70232 10-in. Oct. 1921 Birds of a feather Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-71639 10-in. 6/19/1923 Pickles Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick 6523 10-in. approximately Sept. 1921 Birds of a feather Charles Hart ; Elliott Shaw Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick C7408 10-in. 2/9/1931 I have to laugh (When I think how I danced with tears in my eyes over you) Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) lyricist  
Edison 8235 10-in. 9/30/1921 Birds of a feather Harry Raderman's Jazz Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McGowan, Jack," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206577.

McGowan, Jack. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206577.

"McGowan, Jack." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206577

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