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Herbert L. Clarke

Herbert Lincoln Clarke (September 12, 1867 – January 30, 1945) was an American cornetist , feature soloist, bandmaster, and composer. He is considered the most prominent cornetist of his time.

Clarke's legacy includes composing a portion of the standard repertoire for the instrument, many recordings, as well as a seminal school of playing which emphasized not only technical aptitude, but also increased warmth and lyricism of tone. He also produced several method books that are still used by brass students.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 12th, 1867 (Woburn), Died January 30th, 1945 (Long Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1899 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor, leader, cornet, composer, arranger, baritone vocal

Recordings (Results 226-250 of 551 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-271 10-in. 8/14/1903 Blue Danube waltz Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-271 12-in. 9/4/1903 Blue Danube waltz Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor D-271 14-in. 10/26/1905 Blue Danube waltz Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor E-271 8-in. 4/11/1906 Blue Danube waltz Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor A-271 7-in. 8/14/1903 Blue Danube waltz Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-272 10-in. 8/14/1903 Country dance Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-272 12-in. 8/26/1903 Country dance Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-274 10-in. 8/15/1903 'My old Kentucky home' fantasy Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo conductor, instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-275 10-in. 8/15/1903 Ballet music Sousa's Band Band, with flute solo conductor  
Victor C-277 12-in. 8/15/1903 Ballet—Pizzicato Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-277 10-in. 8/15/1903 Ballet—Pizzicato Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-280 12-in. 12/23/1904 Morning, noon and night in Vienna overture Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-301 12-in. 8/18/1903 Funeral march of a marionette Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-302 12-in. 8/18/1903 Der tambour der garde overture Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-305 12-in. 8/17/1903 Faust selection Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor E-306 8-in. 4/12/1906 The invincible eagle march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-306 10-in. 8/18/1903 Invincible eagle march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-306 12-in. 12/15/1904 Invincible eagle march Victor Grand Concert Band Band conductor  
Victor B-307 10-in. 8/18/1903 Imperial Edward coronation march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor E-307 8-in. 9/4/1906 Imperial Edward (coronation) march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-307 [Old series] 12-in. 2/9/1903 or 5/26/1903 The bride of the waves Sousa's Band Band composer  
Victor C-309 12-in. 8/18/1903 Invitation to the waltz Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor C-311 12-in. 8/18/1903 The United Services passing in review Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-311 10-in. 8/18/1903 The United Services passing in review Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor D-312 14-in. 10/26/1905 Washington Post march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
(Results 226-250 of 551 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Clarke, Herbert L.," accessed January 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102493.

Clarke, Herbert L.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102493.

"Clarke, Herbert L.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 January 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102493

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