Ray McKinley

Ray McKinley (June 18, 1910 – May 7, 1995) was an American jazz drummer, singer, and bandleader. He played drums and later led the Major Glenn Miller Army Air Forces Orchestra in Europe. He also led the new Glenn Miller Orchestra in 1956.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 18, 1910 (Fort Worth), Died May 7, 1995 (Largo)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934 - 1962

Roles Represented in DAHR: drums, vocalist, leader, composer, songwriter, lyricist

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Recordings (Results 151-175 of 315 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 63435 10-in. 3/16/1938 Love walked in Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63436 10-in. 3/16/1938 The weekend of a private secretary Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63496 10-in. 3/29/1938 Lost and found Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63497 10-in. 3/29/1938 Stop! And reconsider Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63498 12-in. 3/29/1938 I cried for you Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63655 10-in. 4/22/1938 Popcorn man Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra ; Ralph Muzzillo instrumentalist, drums, vocalist  
Decca 63656 10-in. 4/22/1938 I love you in technicolor Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra ; Ralph Muzzillo instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63657 10-in. 4/22/1938 At your beck and call Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra ; Ralph Muzzillo instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63658 10-in. 4/22/1938 Cowboy from Brooklyn Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra ; Ralph Muzzillo instrumentalist, drums, vocalist  
Decca 63659 10-in. 4/22/1938 Who do you think I saw last night? Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra ; Ralph Muzzillo instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63689 10-in. 4/29/1938 John Silver Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63690 12-in. 4/29/1938 Song of the Volga boatman Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63691 10-in. 4/29/1938 The Darktown Strutters' Ball Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63692 10-in. 4/29/1938 Dusk in Upper Sandusky Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63718 10-in. 5/6/1938 If you were in my place Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63719 10-in. 5/6/1938 I let a song go out of my heart Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63720 10-in. 5/6/1938 I hadn't anyone till you Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63787 10-in. 5/16/1938 There's a faraway look in your eye Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63788 10-in. 5/16/1938 Any old time at all Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63789 10-in. 5/16/1938 I let a song go out of my heart Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63790 10-in. 5/16/1938 That feeling is gone Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63791 10-in. 5/16/1938 If you were in my place Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 63792 10-in. 5/16/1938 Arkansaw traveler Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64350 10-in. 7/27/1938 Tu-li-tulip time The Andrews Sisters ; Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
Decca 64351 10-in. 7/27/1938 I haven't changed a thing Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, drums  
(Results 151-175 of 315 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McKinley, Ray," accessed June 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206600.

McKinley, Ray. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/206600.

"McKinley, Ray." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 June 2024.

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