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Lester Young

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor saxophone, clarinet, saxophone

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 66 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-062747 10-in. 3/10/1941 Blitzkrieg baby Una Mae Carlisle ; Les Young Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-062748 10-in. 3/10/1941 Beautiful eyes Una Mae Carlisle ; Les Young Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-062749 10-in. 3/10/1941 There'll be some changes made Una Mae Carlisle ; Les Young Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, saxophone  
Victor BS-062750 10-in. 3/10/1941 It's sad but true Una Mae Carlisle ; Les Young Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance sextet instrumentalist, saxophone  
Philo P1000A 12-in. July 1942 Body and Soul Lester Young Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Philo P1000B 12-in. July 1942 Indiana Lester Young Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Philo P1001A 12-in. July 1942 Tea for two Lester Young Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Philo P1001B 12-in. July 1942 I can't get started Lester Young Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 61542 10-in. 1/21/1937 Honeysuckle rose Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 61543 10-in. 1/21/1937 Pennies from heaven Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 61544 10-in. 1/21/1937 Swinging at the Daisy Chain Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 61545 10-in. 1/21/1937 Roseland shuffle Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 62078 10-in. 3/26/1937 Exactly like you Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62079 10-in. 3/26/1937 Boo-Hoo Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62080 10-in. 3/26/1937 The glory of love Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62081 10-in. 3/26/1937 Boogie woogie (I may be wrong) Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62331 10-in. 7/7/1937 Smarty Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62332 10-in. 7/7/1937 One o'clock jump Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62333 10-in. 7/7/1937 Listen my children (and you shall hear) Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62334 10-in. 7/7/1937 John's idea Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62511 10-in. 8/9/1937 Good morning blues Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62512 10-in. 8/9/1937 Our love was meant to be Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62513 10-in. 8/9/1937 Time out Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62514 10-in. 8/9/1937 Topsy Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 62682 10-in. 10/13/1937 I keep remembering Count Basie Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
(Results 1-25 of 66 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Young, Lester," accessed November 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/211293.

Young, Lester. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/211293.

"Young, Lester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 November 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/211293

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