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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 151-175 of 551 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor A-212 7-in. 7/29/1903 Whoa Bill! Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-212 10-in. 7/29/1903 Whoa Bill! Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-213 7-in. 7/31/1903 Jeu d'esprit polka Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-213 10-in. 7/31/1903 Jeu d'esprit polka Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor C-213 12-in. 7/31/1903 Jeu d'esprit polka Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-214 7-in. 7/31/1903 The merry mandarin Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-214 10-in. 7/31/1903 The merry mandarin Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-215 7-in. 8/3/1903 In the barracks march Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-215 10-in. 8/3/1903 In the barracks march Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-216 7-in. 8/3/1903 First Brigade march Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-216 10-in. 8/3/1903 First Brigade march Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-217 7-in. 8/3/1903 Up the street march Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-217 10-in. 8/3/1903 Up the street march Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-218 7-in. 8/3/1903 Cavalleria rusticana : Intermezzo Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-218 10-in. 8/3/1903 Cavalleria rusticana : Intermezzo Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-219 7-in. 8/3/1903 Pan-Americana Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-219 10-in. 8/3/1903 Pan-Americana Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-220 7-in. 8/3/1903 Waltz Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-220 10-in. 8/3/1903 Waltz Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-221 7-in. 8/3/1903 Reminiscences of Ireland medley Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-221 10-in. 8/3/1903 Reminiscences of Ireland medley Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-222 7-in. 8/3/1903 Fra Diavolo overture Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor B-222 10-in. 8/3/1903 Fra Diavolo overture Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor C-222 12-in. 8/3/1903 Fra Diavolo overture Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
Victor A-232 7-in. 8/4/1903 Sunburst Clarke's Band of Providence Band leader  
(Results 151-175 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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