Jimmy Carroll

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Born: 13 December 1913, New York City, New York, USA
Died: 18 March 1972, Los Angeles, California, USA

American composer, songwriter, arranger and conductor, educated at the Eastman School of Music with a Bachelor of Music degree. He served in the US Army Special Services during World War II. He was an arranger for the orchestras of Mitch Miller, Harry James, and Vaughn Monroe, and also for Frankie Laine and Rosemary Clooney, and for record companies. He made many records as an orchestra leader. Joining ASCAP in 1957, his chief musical collaborators included Marshall Barer and Paul Parnes. His popular-song compositions include "Helen Polka", "Set Sail", "Happy Flying", "Daddy's New Car" and "Speed the Parting Ghost".
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Albums

1041 Jimmy Carroll - Speed The Parting Guest album art Jimmy Carroll Speed The Parting Guest Cook 1041 US 1953 Sell This Version
LPM 3111 Jimmy Carroll - Songs Of Hope album art The Golden Chorus, Jimmy Carroll The Golden Chorus, Jimmy Carroll - Songs Of Hope(10") RCA Victor LPM 3111 US 1953 Sell This Version
ST 513 Jimmy Carroll, Reginald Foort Jimmy Carroll, Reginald Foort - Mad Music(LP) Rondo (2) ST 513 US 1959 Sell This Version
GLP-59 Jimmy Carroll - Hank Ketcham’s Dennis the Menace Songs album art Jimmy Carroll, Philip Fox, Paul Parnes, Hank Ketcham Jimmy Carroll, Philip Fox, Paul Parnes, Hank Ketcham - Hank Ketcham’s Dennis the Menace Songs(LP, Album) Golden Records (2) GLP-59 US 1962 Sell This Version
LP 61 Jimmy Carroll - Romper Room - TV's Nursery School Songs And Games album art TV Romper Room Nursery School Teacher, The Sandpiper Chorus And Orchestra, Jimmy Carroll TV Romper Room Nursery School Teacher, The Sandpiper Chorus And Orchestra, Jimmy Carroll - Romper Room - TV's Nursery School Songs And Games (Album) Golden Record (4) LP 61 US Unknown Sell This Version
#301 Jimmy Carroll - Sings Only The Greatest album art Jimmy Carroll With The Bob Swanson Orchestra & Chorus Jimmy Carroll With The Bob Swanson Orchestra & Chorus - Sings Only The Greatest(LP) Candle Records (5) #301 US Unknown Sell This Version
EKBT 1000, 952-0001, 952-002 Jimmy Carroll - Finian's Rainbow (Recorded Selections From) album art Audrey Marsh, Jimmy Carroll, Jimmy Blair, The Deep River Boys* With Russ Case And His Orchestra Audrey Marsh, Jimmy Carroll, Jimmy Blair, The Deep River Boys* With Russ Case And His Orchestra - Finian's Rainbow (Recorded Selections From)(2x7", Album, EP) RCA Victor, RCA Victor, RCA Victor EKBT 1000, 952-0001, 952-002 US Unknown Sell This Version
LP-130 Jimmy Carroll - A Child's Introduction To Broadway Theatre Music album art Mitch Miller, Jimmy Carroll, Jim Timmens Mitch Miller, Jimmy Carroll, Jim Timmens - A Child's Introduction To Broadway Theatre Music(LP) Golden Records (2) LP-130 US Unknown Sell This Version
LP 61 TV Romper Room Nursery School Teacher With The Sandpiper Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Jimmy Carroll TV Romper Room Nursery School Teacher With The Sandpiper Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Jimmy Carroll - Romper Room - TV's Nursery School Songs And Games(LP, Album) Golden Record (4) LP 61 Canada Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

88078 Jimmy Carroll - Ting-A-Ling-A-Jingle album art Frank Luther (2), Jimmy Carroll Frank Luther (2), Jimmy Carroll - Ting-A-Ling-A-Jingle(10") Decca 88078 US 1951 Sell This Version
47-4895 The Golden Chorus Featuring Jimmy Carroll The Golden Chorus Featuring Jimmy Carroll - Known Only To Him/The Mystery Of His Way(7", Single) RCA Victor 47-4895 US 1952 Sell This Version
40028 Jimmy Carroll - Tiptoe Thru The Tulips With Me album art Jimmy Carroll Tiptoe Thru The Tulips With Me Columbia 40028 US 1953 Sell This Version
4-40894 Jimmy Carroll - Bimini Run album art Dick Wilson (7) With Jimmy Carroll Dick Wilson (7) With Jimmy Carroll - Bimini Run(7", Promo) Columbia 4-40894 US 1954 Sell This Version
T-9 Jimmy Carroll - The Singing Hansel And Gretel Book album art Jimmy Carroll, Sherry Madison Jimmy Carroll, Sherry Madison - The Singing Hansel And Gretel Book(7", Single) Magic Talking Books T-9 US 1955 Sell This Version
45.028 Jimmy Carroll - Conjunto Vocal The Bells Interpreta Para VD. Musica De Peliculas album art Conjunto Vocal The Bells* Con Jimmy Carrol Y Su Orquesta* Conjunto Vocal The Bells* Con Jimmy Carrol Y Su Orquesta* - Conjunto Vocal The Bells Interpreta Para VD. Musica De Peliculas (EP) Belter 45.028 Spain 1956 Sell This Version
1118 Jimmy Carroll - The Great Pretender album art Barry Frank, Jimmy Carroll, Michael Stewart Quartet Barry Frank, Jimmy Carroll, Michael Stewart Quartet - The Great Pretender Bell Records 1118 US 1956 Sell This Version
4-40855 Jimmy Carroll - The Same Two Lips album art Lu Ann Simms With Jimmy Carroll Lu Ann Simms With Jimmy Carroll - The Same Two Lips(7", Single, Promo) Columbia 4-40855 US 1957 Sell This Version
26 Jimmy Carroll - Wringle-Wrangle / Marianne album art Jimmy Carroll / Jimmy Leyden Jimmy Carroll / Jimmy Leyden - Wringle-Wrangle / Marianne(7") Bell Records 26 US 1957 Sell This Version
4-40898 Jimmy Carroll - Who'll Be My Judge / Saturday Lover - Sunday Stranger album art Joan Weber With Jimmy Carroll Joan Weber With Jimmy Carroll - Who'll Be My Judge / Saturday Lover - Sunday Stranger Columbia 4-40898 US 1957 Sell This Version
4-40877 Jimmy Carroll - Rock-A-Billy / Hoot Owl album art Guy Mitchell With Jimmy Carroll Guy Mitchell With Jimmy Carroll - Rock-A-Billy / Hoot Owl (Single) Columbia 4-40877 US 1957 Sell This Version
4-40848 Jimmy Carroll - If I Had A Needle And Thread / Tonight My Heart She Is Crying album art Shirley Bassey With Jimmy Carroll Shirley Bassey With Jimmy Carroll - If I Had A Needle And Thread / Tonight My Heart She Is Crying (Single) Philips 4-40848 US 1957 Sell This Version
40 Jimmy Carroll - Love Letters In The Sand / So Rare album art Artie Malvin & Chorus / Jimmy Carroll Artie Malvin & Chorus / Jimmy Carroll - Love Letters In The Sand / So Rare Bell Records 40 US 1957 Sell This Version
4-40878 Jimmy Carroll - Let It Be Me album art Jill Corey With Jimmy Carroll Jill Corey With Jimmy Carroll - Let It Be Me Columbia 4-40878 US 1957 Sell This Version
4-40937 Jimmy Carroll - Run, Don't Walk album art Lu Ann Simms With Jimmy Carroll Lu Ann Simms With Jimmy Carroll - Run, Don't Walk Columbia 4-40937 US 1957 Sell This Version
4-40940 Jimmy Carroll - Sweet Stuff album art Guy Mitchell With Jimmy Carroll Guy Mitchell With Jimmy Carroll - Sweet Stuff (Single) Columbia 4-40940 Canada 1957 Sell This Version