Arthur Freed

Arthur Freed (September 9, 1894 – April 12, 1973) was an American lyricist and Hollywood film producer. He won the Academy Award for Best Picture twice, in 1951 for An American in Paris and in 1958 for Gigi. Both films were musicals, and both were directed by Vincente Minnelli. In addition, he produced and was also a co-lyricist for the film Singin' in the Rain.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 9, 1894 (Charleston), Died April 12, 1973 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer

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Recordings (Results 76-100 of 297 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-78166 10-in. 10/11/1933 Our big love scene Leo Reisman Orchestra ; Frank Luther Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-78271 10-in. 10/25/1933 After sundown Eddy Duchin Orchestra ; Lew Sherwood Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-78569 10-in. 11/22/1933 Cinderella's fella Hotel McAlpin Orchestra ; Sam Robbins Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-78803 10-in. 11/27/1933 Our big love scene Reggie Childs ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra ; Don Howard Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-78805 10-in. 11/27/1933 After sundown Reggie Childs ; Duke Durbin ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-78895 10-in. 12/22/1933 Temptation Bill Scotti Orchestra ; Lee Sullivan Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor PBS-79236 10-in. 6/6/1934 All I do is dream of you Gene Austin Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet lyricist  
Victor BS-80484 10-in. 5/1/1934 Hot choc'late soldiers Campus Trio ; Edgewater Beach Hotel Orchestra ; Harry Sosnick Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist  
Victor BS-80505 10-in. 5/8/1934 All I do is dream of you Fritz Heilbron ; Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-82341 10-in. 4/23/1934 All I do is dream of you Angelo Ferdinando ; Hotel Great Northern Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-83181 10-in. 7/16/1934 A new moon is over my shoulder Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-83182 10-in. 7/16/1934 From now on Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-83304 10-in. 6/13/1934 Love songs of the Nile Marimba Pan-Americana Marimba band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-83396 10-in. 7/18/1934 From now on Central Park Casino Orchestra ; Ernie Holst Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-92289 10-in. 6/19/1935 Broadway rhythm Stuart Allen ; Richard Himber ; Ritz-Carlton Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-92294 10-in. 6/19/1935 On a Sunday afternoon Stuart Allen ; Richard Himber ; Ritz-Carlton Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-92452 10-in. 7/24/1935 I've got a feelin' you're foolin' Angelo Ferdinando ; Hotel Great Northern Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-92455 10-in. 7/24/1935 You are my lucky star Angelo Ferdinando ; Hotel Great Northern Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-92567 10-in. 7/5/1935 You are my lucky star Eddy Duchin Orchestra ; Lew Sherwood Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-92568 10-in. 7/5/1935 I've got a feelin' you're foolin' Eddy Duchin Orchestra ; Lew Sherwood Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-92594 10-in. 7/10/1935 China seas Bob Lawrence ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-95379 10-in. 10/11/1935 You are my lucky star Eleanor Powell ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band and tap dancing lyricist  
Victor BS-95380 10-in. 10/11/1935 I've got a feelin' you're foolin' Eleanor Powell ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band and tap dancing lyricist  
Victor BS-95533 10-in. 10/19/1935 Broadway rhythm California Ramblers ; Eddie Lloyd Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-98102 10-in. 11/7/1935 Alone Tommy Dorsey Orchestra ; Cliff Weston Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
(Results 76-100 of 297 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Freed, Arthur," accessed June 18, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104711.

Freed, Arthur. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 18, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104711.

"Freed, Arthur." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 18 June 2024.

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