Henry Coker

Henry Coker (December 24, 1919 – November 23, 1979) was an American jazz trombonist.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 24th, 1919 (Dallas), Died November 23rd, 1979 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1945 - 1960

Roles Represented in DAHR: trombone

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 73351 2/7/1946 On the Alamo Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73352 2/7/1946 I didn't know about you Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73353 2/7/1946 Just you, just me Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73486 3/29/1946 Sweet and lovely Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73487 3/29/1946 Who's sorry now? Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73488 3/29/1946 Loch Lomond Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73489 3/29/1946 Pom pom Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73494 4/5/1946 I don't know why Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73495 4/5/1946 Temptation Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73496 4/5/1946 Heywood blues Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73607 5/29/1946 Temptation Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73608 5/29/1946 I don't know why (I just do) Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73609 5/29/1946 It's only a paper moon Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 73610 5/29/1946 Laura Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108523 1/4/1960 I gotta right to sing the blues Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108524 1/4/1960 The lady is a tramp Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108525 1/4/1960 I got a woman Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108526 1/4/1960 Do nothin' till you hear from me Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108527 1/6/1960 Till then Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108528 1/6/1960 Get on the right track, baby Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108529 1/6/1960 Face to face Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108554 1/7/1960 There is no greater love Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108555 1/7/1960 This little girl of mine Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108556 1/7/1960 Gee baby, ain't I good to you? Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca 108557 1/7/1960 Mess around Sammy Davis, Jr. instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 3910 10-in. 8/9/1945 Save your sorrows for tomorrow Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 3911 10-in. 8/9/1945 Baby won't you please come home Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 3918 10-in. 8/17/1945 That little dream got nowhere Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 3919 10-in. 8/17/1945 Who's sorry now? Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 3949 10-in. 9/5/1945 I've found a new baby Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 3950 10-in. 9/5/1945 Who's sorry now Bing Crosby instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 3978 10-in. 9/26/1945 The man I love Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 3979 10-in. 9/26/1945 On the sunny side of the street Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 4006 10-in. 11/20/1945 Just you, just me Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 4007 10-in. 11/20/1945 Coquette Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 4010 10-in. 12/3/1945 On the sunny side of the street Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 4011 10-in. 12/3/1945 The man I love Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 4251 7/26/1946 Them that has-gets The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 4252 7/24/1946 The house of blue lights The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 4253 7/27/1946 A man is a brother to a mule The Andrews Sisters instrumentalist, trombone  
Decca L 4258 8/5/1946 You made me love you (I didn't want to do it) Eddie Heywood Orchestra instrumentalist, trombone  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Coker, Henry," accessed October 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/309055.

Coker, Henry. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/309055.

"Coker, Henry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/309055

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