Eric Maschwitz

Albert Eric Maschwitz OBE (10 June 1901 – 27 October 1969), sometimes credited as Holt Marvell, was an English entertainer, writer, editor, broadcaster and broadcasting executive.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 10th, 1901 (Birmingham), Died October 27th, 1969 (London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Notes: His name has appeared as "Holt Marvell" in Victor ledgers.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-101256 10-in. 5/27/1936 These foolish things remind me of you Benny Goodman Orchestra ; Helen Ward Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-102763 10-in. 6/21/1936 These foolish things remind me of you Bob Pope Orchestra ; Nolan Canova Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-102976 10-in. 7/27/1936 The world is mine Stuart Allen ; Richard Himber ; Ritz-Carlton Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-0762 10-in. 9/30/1936 The world is mine (Tonight) Nino Martini Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BS-044309 10-in. 12/4/1939 At the Balalaika Californians ; Eddie Holly ; Abe Lyman Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-044557 10-in. 1/4/1940 At the Balalaika Wayne King Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal trio lyricist  
Victor BS-054667 10-in. 7/31/1940 These foolish things remind me of you Yvette Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BS-056114 10-in. 9/16/1940 Two dreams met Yvette Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BS-056115 10-in. 9/16/1940 I'm in the mood for love Yvette Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BS-056481 10-in. 10/11/1940 A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square Ray Eberle ; Glenn Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-057020 10-in. 10/23/1940 A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-057315 10-in. 10/25/1940 A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square Tommy Ryan ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-071783 10-in. 2/9/1942 These foolish things remind me of you Benny Carter ; Mark Warnow Orchestra ; Barry Wood Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and saxophone solo lyricist  
Victor PBS-072425 10-in. 6/12/1942 He wears a pair of silver wings Gordon Jenkins ; Dinah Shore Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-075068 10-in. 6/2/1942 He wears a pair of silver wings Alvino Rey Orchestra ; Alyce King Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Gramophone 0EA2769 10-in. 4/9/1936 These foolish things remind me of you Roy Fox Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Maschwitz, Eric," accessed July 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104944.

Maschwitz, Eric. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104944.

"Maschwitz, Eric." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104944

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