De Groot And His Orchestra

De Groot And His Orchestra

Real Name:
David de Groot
Profile:
salon orchestra led by David de Groot (1880-1933), a Dutch violin player from the town of Rotterdam who settled in London in 1907. In 1908 he joined the orchestra of the new Piccadilly Hotel in Londen, of which he became the leader for some twenty years. He has made numerous records with the Piccadilly Orchestra in the 10s and 20s.
A portrait of David can be seen at the street Nieuwe Binnenweg in Rotterdam, as part of a permanent open air exposition of artists from Rotterdam who have contributed to the jazz legacy.
Variations:
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De Groot And His Orchestra Discography Tracks

Singles & EPs

B 3184 De Groot And His Orchestra Romance / I Love You(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice B 3184 UK 1929 Sell This Version
C 1966 De Groot And His Orchestra, Chaminade*, Wagner* De Groot And His Orchestra, Chaminade*, Wagner* - Traume / Autumn(Shellac, 12") His Master's Voice C 1966 UK 1930 Sell This Version
C-263 The Ragtime Orchestra / De Groot's Orchestra* The Ragtime Orchestra / De Groot's Orchestra* - The Ghost Of The Violin / The Popinjay(Shellac, 12") His Master's Voice C-263 UK Unknown Sell This Version