Look up artist Leonard, Robert Duke


Name: Leonard, Robert Duke
Born: Oct 23, 1901 (Utica, NY)
Died: Nov 19, 1963 (Miami Beach, FL)
Note: See Gottlieb 241

Songs written or composed


Title: I'm Sam The Man Who Made The Pants Too..
Author: Leonard, Robert Duke
Composer: Leonard, Robert Duke
Genre: Parody/Novelty/Humorous
Subject: Occcupation/Tailor/Business/Clothing/Pants
Transliteration: Gottlieb 291
Translation: Gottlieb 291
Additional song notes: Parody of "Sam You Made The Pants Too Long" See Gottlieb 150 for relationship between "Lawd You Made The Nights Too Long", "Sam You Made The Pants Too Long", "I'm Sam Who Made The Pants Too Long", "Omar Rabi Elosar".

Recordings:


On album: S-054(a)
Track ID: 7030
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Ikh introduce zikh do aleyn, I was a business man,
Track comment: Mix of Yiddish and English

On album: G-057(c)
Track ID: 31694
Artist: Skulnick, Menasha -- סקולניק, מנשה
Artist: Abe Ellstein Orchestra -- אײב עלשטײַן אָרקעסטער
First line: Let me introduce myself; I was a business man, suits to order, I made them…
Language: Yinglish
Style: Dialect/2nd Avenue
Length: 1:19

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