Herbert P. Stothart (September 11, 1885 – February 1, 1949) was an American songwriter, arranger, conductor, and composer. He was also nominated for twelve Academy Awards, winning Best Original Score for The Wizard of Oz. Stothart was widely acknowledged as a member of the top tier of Hollywood composers during the 1930s and 1940s.
Birth and Death Data: Born September 11, 1885 (Milwaukee), Died February 1, 1949 (Los Angeles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1945
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, conductor, arranger, director, songwriter
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 205 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-22362||10-in.||1/6/1919||It gets them all||Nicholas Orlando's Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||C-23003||12-in.||6/13/1919||Gems from Somebody's sweetheart||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-24703||10-in.||11/22/1920||If a wish could make it so||Six Brown Brothers||Saxophone sextet||composer|
|Victor||C-24722||12-in.||12/9/1920||Gems from Jimmie||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-25781||10-in.||11/28/1921||Baby dreams||Elsie Baker||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-26750||10-in.||9/1/1922||Two little ruby rings||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||CVE-32195||12-in.||4/1/1925||Gems from Rose-Marie||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-34326||10-in.||1/13/1926||Song of the flame||Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BVE-34342||10-in.||1/19/1926||Cossack love song||International Novelty Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-34524||10-in.||2/4/1926||Song of the flame||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-34525||10-in.||2/4/1926||Cossack love song||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-40589||10-in.||11/17/1927||Dawn||The Troubadours||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-41112||10-in.||11/26/1927||We two||The Troubadours||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-41197||10-in.||12/22/1927||The whip||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal quartet||composer|
|Victor||BVE-47533||10-in.||9/19/1928||Some sweet someone||High Hatters||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-47534||10-in.||9/19/1928||I wanna be loved by you||High Hatters||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-47539||10-in.||9/20/1928||I wanna be loved by you||Helen Kane||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||PBVE-54687||10-in.||3/12/1930||Montana call||George Olsen and his Music||Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal chorus||composer|
|Victor||BVE-57560||10-in.||11/29/1929||Charming||Leo Reisman Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-57561||10-in.||11/29/1929||Shepherd's serenade||Leo Reisman Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-57563||10-in.||11/29/1929||When I'm looking at you||Don Howard ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-57581||10-in.||12/5/1929||The rogue song||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Douglas Stanbury ; Victor Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-57966||10-in.||12/30/1929||The shepherd's serenade||Morton Downey||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-57989||10-in.||1/13/1930||The shepherd's serenade||Victoria Quintet [i.e., Cibelli's Novelty Quintette]||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BVE-58113||10-in.||12/17/1929||If he cared||Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Stothart, Herbert," accessed August 11, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104953.
Stothart, Herbert. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 11, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104953.
"Stothart, Herbert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 11 August 2022.
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