Horace Ott

Horace Ott (born April 15, 1933) is an American jazz and R&B composer, arranger, record producer, conductor and pianist, noted for his work since the late 1950s with a wide variety of artists including The Shirelles, Don Covay, Nina Simone, Houston Person, and the Village People.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 15, 1933 (St. Matthews)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1965 - 1970

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, arranger

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 115662 2/4/1965 Better play it safe Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 115663 2/4/1965 Star dust Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 115664 2/4/1965 She'll be there Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 115665 2/4/1965 No time out Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 116062 5/10/1965 No pity in the naked city Jackie Wilson leader  
Decca 122316 1/16/1970 The hard way Aldora Britton arranger  
Decca 122317 1/16/1970 All alone again Aldora Britton arranger  
Decca 122318 1/16/1970 Funky lover Aldora Britton arranger  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ott, Horace," accessed April 14, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/207549.

Ott, Horace. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 14, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/207549.

"Ott, Horace." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 14 April 2024.

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