Alvino Rey and His Music

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of April 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


93826. Alvino Rey and His Music. August 16, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first show of the series. The first tune is, "Hallelujah." Maxine Gray is billed as, "The first television artist to appear on both coasts." The musicians are excellent and talented. Alvino features his "singing guitar" (a Wright-Sonovox). Several of the programs in this series mention an 8:00 P.M. starting time, which would indicate the program was just heard on the Pacific coast. Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Buddy Cole (piano), Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105860. Alvino Rey and His Music. August 17, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Don't Look Know." The Wright-Sonovox is heard. Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Don Curlin (announcer), Frank De Vol (piano). 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105861. Alvino Rey and His Music. August 18, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "I'm An Old Cow Hand." Alvino Rey and His Quartet, The King Sisters, Yvonne King (vocal), Alice King (vocal), Lowell Cartwright (announcer), Edwin La Mar (organist). 14:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105862. Alvino Rey and His Music. August 29, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Blue Evening." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105863. Alvino Rey and His Music. August 31, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is an excellent arrangement of, "Bugle Call Rag." The announcer says that the next program would run 30 minutes. Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rafael Mendez (trumpet), Hugh Brundage (announcer). . Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

105864. Alvino Rey and His Music. September 7, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "El Rancho Rio Grande." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Hugh Brundage (announcer). 14:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105865. Alvino Rey and His Music. September 11, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "I Know That You Know." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray. 14:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105866. Alvino Rey and His Music. September 14, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Hindustan." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105867. Alvino Rey and His Music. September 15, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "In The Middle Of A Dream." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray. 14:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105869. Alvino Rey and His Music. September 20, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Honeysuckle Rose." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray. 14:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105870. Alvino Rey and His Music. September 22, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Three Little Words." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Don Curlin (announcer). 14:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105871. Alvino Rey and His Music. September 27, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Faces Back To Back." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105872. Alvino Rey and His Music. September 29, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "The Man With The Mandolin." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

105873. Alvino Rey and His Music. October 4, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Don't Look Now." The system cue has been deleted. Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray. 14:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

105874. Alvino Rey and His Music. October 6, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "You and Your Love." The next program is announced as being at 6:45 P.M. Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105875. Alvino Rey and His Music. October 11, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "I Know That You Know." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105876. Alvino Rey and His Music. October 18, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Ding, Dong, The Witch Is Dead." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105877. Alvino Rey and His Music. October 20, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Bugle Call Rag." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer), Rafael Mendez (trumpet). 14:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105878. Alvino Rey and His Music. October 25, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "The Man With The Mandolin." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105879. Alvino Rey and His Music. November 1, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Copenhagen." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105880. Alvino Rey and His Music. November 3, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Three Little Words." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105881. Alvino Rey and His Music. November 8, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Good Morning." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105882. Alvino Rey and His Music. November 15, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Good Morning." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Hugh Brundage (announcer). 14:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105883. Alvino Rey and His Music. November 17, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "In An 18th Century Drawing Room." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105884. Alvino Rey and His Music. November 24, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Copenhagen." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (announcer). 14:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105885. Alvino Rey and His Music. November 29, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Goody Goodbye." Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Hugh Brundage (announcer). 14:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93827. Alvino Rey and His Music. December 1, 1939. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Oh, Johnny!" The last show with this title. Alvino Rey and His Orchestra, Maxine Gray, Rollie Thomas (nnouncer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 27 programs.