George Weiss

George David Weiss (April 9, 1921 – August 23, 2010) was an American songwriter and arranger, who was a president of the Songwriters Guild of America.

He is an inductee in the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 9, 1921 (New York City), Died August 23, 2010 (New Jersey)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1945 - 1954

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor E1VB-2156 10-in. 5/21/1951 Out of the night Johnny Hartman Male vocal solo, with vocal chorus and jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor E1VB-2157 10-in. 5/21/1951 Worry bird Johnny Hartman Male vocal solo, with vocal chorus and jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor E4FB-3598 10-in. 3/1/1954 Donne-donne Nino D'Aurelio ; Terig Tucci Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor D5VB-1320 10-in. 12/28/1945 Oh! What it seemed to be Charlie Spivak Orchestra ; Jimmy Saunders Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor D6VB-1395 10-in. 4/2/1946 Surrender Perry Como ; Russ Case Orchestra Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D6VB-2076 10-in. 6/25/1946 Rumors are flying Charles Dant Orchestra ; Betty Jane Rhodes Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D6VB-2078 10-in. 6/25/1946 How could I? Charles Dant Orchestra ; Betty Jane Rhodes Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D6VB-2621 10-in. 8/6/1946 That Christmas feeling Perry Como ; Russ Case Orchestra Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D6VB-3144 10-in. 12/16/1946 I can't get up the nerve to kiss you Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Martin Men ; Clyde Rogers Male vocal solo, with male vocal ensemble and jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor D6VB-3490 10-in. 12/19/1946 I want to thank your folks Perry Como Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor D6VB-3499 10-in. 12/23/1946 Speaking of angels Tex Beneke ; Glenn Miller Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor D7VB-0593 10-in. 7/7/1947 Fun and fancy free Phil Harris ; Phil Harris Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor D7VB-0924 10-in. 5/29/1947 When tonight is just a memory Perry Como ; Lloyd Shaffer Orchestra ; Lloyd Shaffer Male vocal solo, with mixed vocal group and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D7VB-1054 10-in. 10/1/1947 Dreamy lullaby Garry Stevens ; Tex Beneke Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor D7VB-1699 10" 10/14/1947 Pianissimo Perry Como ; Russ Case Orchestra Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D7VB-1757 10-in. 10/17/1947 Melody time Vaughn Monroe ; Moon Maids ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with female vocal group and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D7VB-1901 10-in. 10/23/1947 Oh! My darling Artie Dunn ; Sun Maids ; Three Suns Male vocal solo, with female vocal group and instrumental trio songwriter  
Victor D7VB-2119 10-in. 11/20/1947 Confess Earle Hagen Orchestra ; The Four Lyttle Sisters ; Tony Martin Male vocal solo, with female vocal group and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D7VB-2531 10-in. 11/27/1947 Win or lose Charlie Spivak Orchestra ; Irene Daye Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor D9VB-0102 10-in. 1/13/1949 I don't see me in your eyes any more Mitchell Ayres ; Perry Como Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor D9VB-2409 10-in. 10/12/1949 Wedding bells will soon be ringin' Main Street String Band Instrumental ensemble, with vocal duet songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Weiss, George," accessed April 20, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/352647.

Weiss, George. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 20, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/352647.

"Weiss, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 20 April 2024.

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