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Jess Stacy

Jess Alexandria Stacy ( Jesse Alexander Stacy; August 11, 1904 – January 1, 1995) was an American jazz pianist who gained prominence during the swing era. He may be best-remembered for his years with the Benny Goodman band during the late 1930s, particularly his performance at Goodman's Carnegie Hall concert in 1938.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 11, 1904 (Missouri), Died January 1, 1995 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1956

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano

Notes: Surname sometimes spelled "Stacey" on disc labels.

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Recordings (Results 76-100 of 267 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-037607 10-in. 6/8/1939 I'll never be the same Ziggy Elman Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-041928 10-in. 8/29/1939 You took advantage of me Ziggy Elman Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-041929 10-in. 8/29/1939 I'm yours Ziggy Elman Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-041930 10-in. 8/29/1939 Am I blue? Ziggy Elman Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-041931 10-in. 8/29/1939 I have everything to live for Ziggy Elman Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D5VB-0451 10-in. 6/29/1945 Daybreak serenade Jess Stacy Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D5VB-0452 10-in. 6/29/1945 It's only a paper moon Jess Stacy Orchestra ; Lee Wiley Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano  
Victor D5VB-0758 10-in. 5/14/1945 The minor goes muggin' Duke Ellington ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Piano solo, with jazz/dance orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-Test-2435 10-in. 12/9/1936 Smoke dreams Benny Goodman Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66632 10-in. 9/20/1939 Ciribiribin (They're so in love) The Andrews Sisters ; Bing Crosby instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66633 10-in. 9/20/1939 Jodelin' jive The Andrews Sisters ; Bing Crosby instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66791 10-in. 10/23/1939 I thought about you Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66792 10-in. 10/23/1939 Happy birthday to love Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66793 10-in. 10/23/1939 For dancers only Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66794 10-in. 10/23/1939 The answer is love Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66830 10-in. 11/6/1939 It's a whole new thing Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66831 10-in. 11/6/1939 Angry Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66832 10-in. 11/6/1939 Complainin' Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66939 10-in. 12/6/1939 Between 18th and 19th on Chestnut Street Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66940 10-in. 12/6/1939 Pinch me Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66941 10-in. 12/6/1939 I wanna wrap you up Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 66942 10-in. 12/6/1939 The little red fox Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67059 10-in. 1/16/1940 I've found a new baby George Wettling's Chicago Rhythm Kings instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67060 10-in. 1/16/1940 Bugle call rag George Wettling's Chicago Rhythm Kings instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 67061 10-in. 1/16/1940 I wish I could shimmy like my sister Kate George Wettling's Chicago Rhythm Kings instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 76-100 of 267 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Stacy, Jess," accessed June 13, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/345018.

Stacy, Jess. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 13, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/345018.

"Stacy, Jess." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 13 June 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/345018

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