Vernon King

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1944

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 67288 10-in. 3/11/1940 Swinging with Mose Snub Mosley and his Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 67289 10-in. 3/11/1940 Ol' Man River Snub Mosley and his Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 67290 10-in. 3/11/1940 The man with the funny little horn Snub Mosley and his Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 67291 10-in. 3/11/1940 I'm just a substitute for love Snub Mosley and his Band instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 69827 10-in. 10/15/1941 Messy Boone's Jumping Jacks instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 69828 10-in. 10/16/1941 I'm fer it Boone's Jumping Jacks instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 69829 10-in. 10/16/1941 Please be careful Boone's Jumping Jacks instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 69830 10-in. 10/16/1941 Take me back Boone's Jumping Jacks instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70187 10-in. 1/20/1942 Me and my chauffeur Mabel Robinson ; Sam Price and his Texas Bluesicians instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70188 10-in. 1/20/1942 I've got too many blues Mabel Robinson ; Sam Price and his Texas Bluesicians instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70189 10-in. 1/20/1942 It's all right, Jack Sam Price and his Texas Bluesicians instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70190 10-in. 1/20/1942 Blow, Katy, blow Sam Price and his Texas Bluesicians instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 71825 10-in. 3/2/1944 Loose wig Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 71826 10-in. 3/2/1944 Chop chop Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 71827 10-in. 3/2/1944 Flying home No.2 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 71828 10-in. 3/2/1944 Hamp's boogie woogie Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "King, Vernon," accessed November 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/325332.

King, Vernon. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/325332.

"King, Vernon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 November 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/325332

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