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Claude Thomhill

Claude Thornhill (August 10, 1908 – July 1, 1965) was an American pianist, arranger, composer, and bandleader. He composed the jazz and pop standards "Snowfall" and "I Wish I Had You".

Birth and Death Data: Born August 10th, 1909 (Terre Haute), Died July 1st, 1965 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-017041 10-in. 11/12/1937 Loch Lomond Benny Goodman Orchestra ; Martha Tilton Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo arranger  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Thomhill, Claude," accessed July 30, 2021,

Thomhill, Claude. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 30, 2021, from

"Thomhill, Claude." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 30 July 2021.

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