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

Jimmy Carroll - Gems From The Desert Song album art Al Goodman And His Orchestra, Earl Wrightson, Frances Greer, Jimmy Carroll, The Guild Choristers Al Goodman And His Orchestra, Earl Wrightson, Frances Greer, Jimmy Carroll, The Guild Choristers - Gems From The Desert Song (Album, EP) RCA Victor US 1952 Sell This Version
Jimmy Carroll - Speed The Parting Guest album art Jimmy Carroll Speed The Parting Guest Cook US 1953 Sell This Version
SLPY 153 Jimmy Carroll Percussion High Fidelity Demonstration Record(10") Nixa (2), Cook SLPY 153 UK 1953 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
Jimmy Carroll - H.M.S. Pinafore album art Jimmy Carroll, Audrey Marsh, John Percival, Leonard Stokes, Martha Wright, Earl Wrightson, The Guild Choristers Jimmy Carroll, Audrey Marsh, John Percival, Leonard Stokes, Martha Wright, Earl Wrightson, The Guild Choristers - H.M.S. Pinafore RCA Victor US Unknown Sell This Version
C-38 Jimmy Carroll - Annie Get Your Gun album art Al Goodman And His Orchestra, Jimmy Carroll, Maxine Carroll, Audrey Marsh, Earl Oxford, The Mullen Sisters, The Guild Choristers Al Goodman And His Orchestra, Jimmy Carroll, Maxine Carroll, Audrey Marsh, Earl Oxford, The Mullen Sisters, The Guild Choristers - Annie Get Your Gun(2xShellac, 12", Album, Gat) RCA Victor C-38 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
C4053 Jimmy Carroll - Stephen Foster Favorites album art Jimmy Carroll Stephen Foster Favorites(LP, Album) Golden Tone C4053 USA & Canada 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
LPM 3111 Jimmy Carroll - Songs Of Hope album art The Golden Chorus, Jimmy Carroll The Golden Chorus, Jimmy Carroll - Songs Of Hope(10", Album) RCA Victor LPM 3111 US Unknown Sell This Version
LP 61 Jimmy Carroll - Romper Room - TV's Nursery School Songs And Games album art 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
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(12", Album, Mono) Golden Record (4) LP 61 US 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", Dec) 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
Jimmy Carroll - Tiptoe Thru The Tulips With Me album art Jimmy Carroll Tiptoe Thru The Tulips With Me Columbia US 1953 Sell This Version
1041 Jimmy Carroll - Speed The Parting Guest album art Jimmy Carroll Speed The Parting Guest(10", EP, Red) Cook 1041 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
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 US 1956 Sell This Version
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 US 1957 Sell This Version
Jimmy Carroll - Let It Be Me album art Jill Corey With Jimmy Carroll Jill Corey With Jimmy Carroll - Let It Be Me Columbia US 1957 Sell This Version
Jimmy Carroll - You're My One And Only Love / Fascination album art Bill Lundy - Jimmy Carroll And The Group* Bill Lundy - Jimmy Carroll And The Group* - You're My One And Only Love / Fascination Bell Records US 1957 Sell This Version
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 US 1957 Sell This Version
Jimmy Carroll - Sweet Stuff album art Guy Mitchell With Jimmy Carroll Guy Mitchell With Jimmy Carroll - Sweet Stuff (Single) Columbia Canada 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

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