Bernice Petkere

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American songwriter, dubbed the "Queen Of Tin Pan Alley" by Irving Berlin. Born August 11, 1901, died January 7, 2000. Best known for writing "Starlight" which became a classic for Bing Crosby.
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Instruments & Performance

24303 Bernice Petkere - Stay Out Of My Dreams / I Lay Me Down To Sleep album art Ramona And Her Grand Piano Stay Out Of My Dreams Ramona And Her Grand Piano - Stay Out Of My Dreams / I Lay Me Down To Sleep(Shellac, 10") Victor 24303 US 1933 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

15636 Bernice Petkere - The Lady I Love / Who's To Blame album art Smith Ballew & His Orch.* The Lady I Love = La Jovencita Que Amo (as Petkere) Smith Ballew & His Orch.* - The Lady I Love / Who's To Blame Perfect (3) 15636 US 1932 Sell This Version
F-3-4 Bernice Petkere - Lullaby Of The Leaves / Betty Boop album art Phil Spitalny's Music Lullaby Of The Leaves = Canción De Las Hojas (as Petkere) Phil Spitalny's Music - Lullaby Of The Leaves / Betty Boop Hit Of The Week F-3-4 US 1932 Sell This Version
22906 Bernice Petkere - Good-Night Moon / Starlight album art Jack Denny And His Orchestra Starlight (Help Me Find The One I Love) Jack Denny And His Orchestra - Good-Night Moon / Starlight(Shellac, 10") Victor 22906 US 1932 Sell This Version
4 Bernice Petkere - Lullaby Of The Leaves / Every Day's A Lucky Day / Why Waste Your Tears? / Underneath The Arches album art Various Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Petkere) Various - Lullaby Of The Leaves / Every Day's A Lucky Day / Why Waste Your Tears? / Underneath The Arches(Shellac, 10") 4 in 1 4 UK 1932 Sell This Version
2721 Bernice Petkere - Paradise / Lullaby Of The Leaves album art Jack Payne & His Band* Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Petkere) Jack Payne & His Band* - Paradise / Lullaby Of The Leaves(Shellac, 10") Imperial (3) 2721 UK 1932 Sell This Version
F. 3029 Bernice Petkere - Lullaby Of The Leaves / Gone For Ever album art Roy Fox And His Band* Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Petkere) Roy Fox And His Band* - Lullaby Of The Leaves / Gone For Ever(Shellac, 10") Decca F. 3029 UK 1932 Sell This Version
24185 Bernice Petkere - My River Home / That's All That Matters To Me album art Jack Denny And His Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra My River Home Jack Denny And His Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra - My River Home / That's All That Matters To Me(Shellac, 10") Victor 24185 US 1932 Sell This Version
B 6191 Bernice Petkere - Lullaby Of The Leaves / My Mother album art Ambrose And His Orchestra* Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Petkere) Ambrose And His Orchestra* - Lullaby Of The Leaves / My Mother(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice B 6191 UK 1932 Sell This Version
B. 6441 Bernice Petkere - Close Your Eyes / Did You Ever See A Dream Walking? album art Ray Noble And His Orchestra Close Your Eyes (as Petkere) Ray Noble And His Orchestra - Close Your Eyes / Did You Ever See A Dream Walking? His Master's Voice B. 6441 UK 1933 Sell This Version
4841 Orchestra Freddie Martin* Close Your Eyes Orchestra Freddie Martin* - Close Your Eyes / Let’s Make Up(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 4841 Italy 1933 Sell This Version
01614 Bernice Petkere - Summer Is Over (So Is My Dream Of Love) / Close Your Eyes album art Ruth Etting Close Your Eyes (as Petkere) Ruth Etting - Summer Is Over (So Is My Dream Of Love) / Close Your Eyes(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 01614 UK 1933 Sell This Version
24303 Bernice Petkere - Stay Out Of My Dreams / I Lay Me Down To Sleep album art Ramona And Her Grand Piano Stay Out Of My Dreams Ramona And Her Grand Piano - Stay Out Of My Dreams / I Lay Me Down To Sleep(Shellac, 10") Victor 24303 US 1933 Sell This Version
E.G.3047 Bernice Petkere - Komm Im Traum / Das Alte Spinnrad album art Comedian Harmonists Komm Im Traum Comedian Harmonists - Komm Im Traum / Das Alte Spinnrad(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice E.G.3047 UK & Europe 1934 Sell This Version
F. 40422 Bernice Petkere - Close Your Eyes / Did You Ever See A Dream Walking? album art Ambrose And His Orchestra* Close Your Eyes (as Petkere) Ambrose And His Orchestra* - Close Your Eyes / Did You Ever See A Dream Walking?(Shellac, 10") Decca F. 40422 UK 1934 Sell This Version
E.A.2335 Bernice Petkere - I'm In Love With The Honourable Mr. So And So / It's All So New To Me album art Joan Crawford With Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Star Orchestra* Conducted By Nat. W. Finston* It's All So New To Me Joan Crawford With Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Star Orchestra* Conducted By Nat. W. Finston* - I'm In Love With The Honourable Mr. So And So / It's All So New To Me His Master's Voice E.A.2335 Australia 1939 Sell This Version
DL 5086 Bernice Petkere - Piano Solos Volume One album art Art Tatum Lulluby Of The Leaves Art Tatum - Piano Solos Volume One(10", Mono) Decca DL 5086 US 1949 Sell This Version
8141 Bernice Petkere - Sposin' / Close Your Eyes album art Johnny Hartman Close Your Eyes Johnny Hartman - Sposin' / Close Your Eyes(Shellac, 10") Mercury 8141 US 1949 Sell This Version
142 Bernice Petkere - Lullaby Of The Leaves / On The Alamo album art Dizzy Gillespie, Johnny Richards Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Petkere) Dizzy Gillespie, Johnny Richards - Lullaby Of The Leaves / On The Alamo Discovery Records 142 US 1950 Sell This Version
1291 Bernice Petkere - Skylark / Lullaby Of The Leaves album art Mel Tormé With Pete Rugolo And His Orchestra* Lullaby Of The Leaves Mel Tormé With Pete Rugolo And His Orchestra* - Skylark / Lullaby Of The Leaves(Shellac, 10") Capitol Records 1291 US 1950 Sell This Version
ALR 112 Bernice Petkere - Piano Solos album art Erroll Garner Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Petkere) Erroll Garner - Piano Solos(10") Atlantic ALR 112 US 1951 Sell This Version
N° 4, LD. 002, L.D. 002, J.S. 4 Bernice Petkere - Dizzy Gillespie Plays  album art Dizzy Gillespie Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Petkere) Dizzy Gillespie - Dizzy Gillespie Plays (Album) Jazz Selection, Vogue Productions, Vogue Records, Jazz Selection N° 4, LD. 002, L.D. 002, J.S. 4 France 1951 Sell This Version
N° 229 Bernice Petkere - Margie / Lullaby Of The Leaves album art Errol Garner And His Rythm* Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Petkere) Errol Garner And His Rythm* - Margie / Lullaby Of The Leaves(Shellac, 10") Blue Star N° 229 France 1951 Sell This Version
601 Bernice Petkere - Lullaby Of The Leaves / Bernie’s Tune album art Gerry Mulligan Quartet Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Petkere) Gerry Mulligan Quartet - Lullaby Of The Leaves / Bernie’s Tune Pacific Jazz 601 US 1952 Sell This Version
PLJP-1, PJLP-1, PJ LP-1 Bernice Petkere - Gerry Mulligan Quartet album art Gerry Mulligan Quartet Lullaby Of The Leaves (as Patkere) Gerry Mulligan Quartet - Gerry Mulligan Quartet (Album) Pacific Jazz, Pacific Jazz, Pacific Jazz PLJP-1, PJLP-1, PJ LP-1 US 1952 Sell This Version