John Owens

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1945

Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-035760 10-in. 4/18/1939 The daughter of sweet Georgia Brown Vincent Lopez ; Sonny Schuyler ; Suave Swing Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-035761 10-in. 4/18/1939 Whistling in the wildwood Vincent Lopez ; Sonny Schuyler ; Suave Swing Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-035762 10-in. 4/18/1939 Blue moon Vincent Lopez ; Suave Swing Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-035763 10-in. 4/18/1939 How am I to know Vincent Lopez ; Suave Swing Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor PBS-036482 10-in. 9/10/1939 The duke's idea Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor PBS-036483 10-in. 9/10/1939 My heart keeps crying Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor PBS-036484 10-in. 9/10/1939 Lilacs in the rain Del Casino ; Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor PBS-036485 10-in. 9/10/1939 Take a tip from the whip-poor-will Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor PBS-036486 10-in. 9/10/1939 The count's idea Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor PBS-036487 10-in. 9/10/1939 The girl with the pigtails in her hair Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-036919 10-in. 5/8/1939 Miss Annabelle Lee (Who's wonderful, who's marvelous?) Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-036920 10-in. 5/8/1939 Lazy bug Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-036921 10-in. 5/8/1939 This is no dream Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-036922 10-in. 5/8/1939 That's right—I'm wrong Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-036923 10-in. 5/8/1939 Midweek function Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-036924 10-in. 5/8/1939 I never knew Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-037687 10-in. 6/26/1939 Danger in the dark Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Larry Taylor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-037688 10-in. 6/26/1939 An apple for the teacher Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Larry Taylor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-037689 10-in. 6/26/1939 It must have been two other people Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-037691 10-in. 6/26/1939 Ebony rhapsody Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-037692 10-in. 6/26/1939 Lament for a lost love (Solace) Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-038276 10-in. 7/17/1939 Cherokee Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-038277 10-in. 7/17/1939 For tonight Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Larry Taylor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-038278 10-in. 7/17/1939 What's new? Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Larry Taylor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-038279 10-in. 7/17/1939 Love grows on the white oak tree Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-038280 10-in. 7/17/1939 (Stay up "Stan") The all night record man Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-038281 10-in. 7/17/1939 The last jump (A jump to end all jumps) Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-043989 10-in. 12/11/1939 Now you know Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-043990 10-in. 12/11/1939 I kinda like you Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-043991 10-in. 12/11/1939 Night after night after you Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-043992 10-in. 12/11/1939 Between 18th and 19th on Chestnut Street Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-043993 10-in. 12/11/1939 Somebody told me Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-043994 10-in. 12/11/1939 Clap hands, here comes Charlie Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-046056 10-in. 1/3/1940 Thank your stars Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-046057 10-in. 1/3/1940 Tappin' at the Tappa Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-046058 10-in. 1/3/1940 Comanche war dance Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-046059 10-in. 1/3/1940 Southland shuffle Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047709 10-in. 2/27/1940 Ev'ry Sunday afternoon Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047710 10-in. 2/27/1940 From another world Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047711 10-in. 2/27/1940 You've got me out on a limb Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047712 10-in. 2/27/1940 Castle of dreams Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047985 10-in. 3/21/1940 A lover's lullaby Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047986 10-in. 3/21/1940 Where was I? Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047987 10-in. 3/21/1940 'Deed I do Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047988 10-in. 3/21/1940 You've got me voo-doo'd Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047989 10-in. 3/21/1940 Wanderin' blues Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-047990 10-in. 3/21/1940 Leapin' at the Lincoln Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-048791 10-in. 4/16/1940 You're lovely and I'm lonely Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-048792 10-in. 4/16/1940 Fools fall in love Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-048909 10-in. 4/16/1940 Dark Avenue Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-048910 10-in. 4/16/1940 The breeze and I Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-048911 10-in. 4/16/1940 Shake, rattle and roll Charlie Barnet Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, trumpet  
Victor BS-048912 10-in. 4/16/1940 The fable of the rose Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68609 10-in. 1/22/1941 (Hurry back to) Sorrento Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68610 10-in. 1/22/1941 Boogie woogie bugle boy Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68611 10-in. 1/22/1941 Oh! Look at me now Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68616 10-in. 1/22/1941 Bounce me brother, with a solid four Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68697 10-in. 2/13/1941 Blue flame Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68698 10-in. 2/13/1941 Fur trappers' ball Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68804 10-in. 3/11/1941 Sleepy serenade Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68805 10-in. 3/11/1941 Let's get away from it all Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68806 10-in. 3/11/1941 Everything happens to me Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68807 10-in. 3/11/1941 Chloe (Song of the swamp) Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68808 10-in. 3/11/1941 Eve, let that apple bee Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68927 10-in. 4/4/1941 You call it madness, but I call it love Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68928 10-in. 4/4/1941 Lazy rhapsody Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68929 10-in. 4/4/1941 Intermezzo Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68930 10-in. 4/4/1941 Time changes everything Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68931 10-in. 4/4/1941 My Mom Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68982 10-in. 4/11/1941 Dancing in the dark Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68983 10-in. 4/11/1941 G'bye now Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68984 10-in. 4/11/1941 Until tomorrow Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68985 10-in. 4/11/1941 You'll never know Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 68986 10-in. 4/11/1941 Night watchman Woody Herman Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71439 10-in. 10/1/1943 My heart tells me Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71440 10-in. 10/1/1943 My shining hour Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71441 10-in. 10/1/1943 Birmingham special Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 71442 10-in. 10/1/1943 An old manuscript Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Signature SRC 108 10-in. 2/12/1945 Sugar Yank Lawson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Signature SRC 109 10-in. 2/12/1945 Sensation rag Yank Lawson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 12SRC100 12-in. 2/12/1945 Lady be good Yank Lawson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 12SRC101 12-in. 2/12/1945 Davenport blues Yank Lawson Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Owens, John," accessed June 13, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/207573.

Owens, John. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 13, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/207573.

"Owens, John." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 13 June 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/207573

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