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Herb Ellis

Mitchell Herbert Ellis (August 4, 1921 – March 28, 2010), known professionally as Herb Ellis, was an American jazz guitarist. During the 1950s, he was in a trio with pianist Oscar Peterson.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 4th, 1921 (Farmersville, Texas), Died March 28th, 2010 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1944 - 1968

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 60 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 71813 10-in. 2/27/1944 Suddenly it's Spring Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 71814 10-in. 2/27/1944 Sure thing Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72258 10-in. 6/15/1944 Forget-me-nots in your eyes Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72259 10-in. 6/15/1944 Don't take your love from me Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72260 10-in. 6/15/1944 Blue rhapsody Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72261 10-in. 6/15/1944 All by myself Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72324 10-in. 6/29/1944 This heart of mine Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72325 10-in. 6/29/1944 One more tomorrow Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72326 10-in. 6/29/1944 Duration blues Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72327 10-in. 6/29/1944 Who, Ray! -1 Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72328 10-in. 6/29/1944 From the blue Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72648 10-in. 12/19/1944 I walked in with my eyes wide open Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72649 10-in. 12/19/1944 Robin Hood Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72650 10-in. 12/19/1944 I don't care who knows it Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72801 10-in. 3/28/1945 Dream Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72802 10-in. 3/28/1945 There, I've said it again Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72803 10-in. 3/28/1945 J.D. 's boogie-1 Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72808 10-in. 4/4/1945 Can't you read between the lines Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72809 10-in. 4/4/1945 Lover-1 Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72810 10-in. 4/4/1945 Negra consentida Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72811 10-in. 4/4/1945 There! I've said it again Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72860 10-in. 5/15/1945 Counting the days Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72861 10-in. 5/15/1945 Gotta be this or that Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 72862 10-in. 5/15/1945 While you're away Glen Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73346 2/6/1946 Ain't misbehavin' (I'm savin' my love for you) Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 1-25 of 60 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ellis, Herb," accessed December 5, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/313943.

Ellis, Herb. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/313943.

"Ellis, Herb." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 5 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/313943

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