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Dave Frishberg

p, voc, *1933 US, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Singer / Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. David Frishberg

David "Dave" Frishberg (born March 23, 1933) is an American jazz pianist, vocalist, composer and lyricist born in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Many of his songs have been performed by artists such as Blossom Dearie, Rosemary Clooney, Shirley Horn, Anita O'Day, Michael Feinstein, Irene Kral, Diana Krall, Stacey Kent, John Pizzarelli, and Mel Tormé.He also wrote "Van Lingle Mungo", a novelty song consisting solely of the names of Major League Baseball players.

  • Piano
  • Vocals
  • Electric piano
  • Organ
  • Clavinet
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Classical
Popular Tracks   
Van Lingle Mungo on Oklahoma Toad by Dave Frishberg
My Attorney Bernie - Vocal on Dave Frishberg Classics by Dave Frishberg
Conjunction Junction on Who's On First? by Bob Dorough & Dave Frishberg
I'm Hip - Vocal on Dave Frishberg Classics by Dave Frishberg
Blizzard Of Lies - Vocal on Dave Frishberg Classics by Dave Frishberg
You Are There - Vocal on Dave Frishberg Classics by Dave Frishberg
Van Lingle Mungo - Vocal on Dave Frishberg Classics by Dave Frishberg
Slappin' The Cakes On Me - Vocal on Dave Frishberg Classics by Dave Frishberg
Sweet Kentucky Ham - Vocal on Dave Frishberg Classics by Dave Frishberg
Oklahoma Toad on Oklahoma Toad by Dave Frishberg

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Valentine's Day 1964 LiveBen Webster, Dave Frishberg, Richard Davis, Grady Tate2018Album
Dave Frishberg At The Jazz Bakery: RetromaniaDave Frishberg2005Album
Do You Miss New York? Live at Jazz at Lincoln CenterDave Frishberg2003Album
Lookin' GoodDave Frishberg2001Compil.
Who's On First?Bob Dorough & Dave Frishberg2000Album
By HimselfDave Frishberg1998Album
Knäck Mig En NötDave Frishberg1998Album
Not A Care In The WorldRebecca Kilgore And Dave Frishberg1996Album
Quality TimeDave Frishberg1994Album
Looking At YouRebecca Kilgore, Dave Frishberg1994Album
Double PlayDave Frishberg & Jim Goodwin1993Album
ClassicsDave Frishberg1991Compil.
Where You At?Dave Frishberg1991Album
Let's Eat HomeDave Frishberg1990Album
Can't Take You NowhereDave Frishberg1987Album
Live At Vine StreetDave Frishberg1985Album
The Dave Frishberg Songbook Volume No. 2Dave Frishberg1983Album
Over The RainbowPee Wee Russell, Nat Pierce, Dave Frishberg, Walter Page, George Wettling1982Album
Empty Suit BluesRay Linn And The Chicago Stompers With Dave Frishberg, Gary Foster, Bob Havens ' Jim Hughart, Eddie Miller, Dick Berk & Mary Ann McCall1981Album
Friends With PleasureDick Sudhalter & His Primus Inter Pares Jazz Ensemble1981Album
The Dave Frishberg Songbook: Volume No 1Dave Frishberg1981Album
The Dave Frishberg SongbookDave Frishberg1981Album
You're A Lucky GuyDave Frishberg1978Album
Oklahoma ToadDave Frishberg1970Album
Van Lingle MungoDave Frishberg1970Single
Getting Some Fun Out Of LifeDave Frishberg, Marshall Royal, Bob Findley, Larry Gales, Steve SchaefferAlbum
Sweet Kentucky HamDave FrishbergSingle
Directly From The Half NotePhil Woods, Jimmy Rushing, Zoot Sims, Al Cohn, Richie Kamuca, Dave Frishberg, Major Holley, Mel Lewis, Tommy Potter, Mousey AlexanderAlbum
Solo And TrioDave FrishbergAlbum
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