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Edmund Goulding

Edmund Goulding (20 March 1891 – 24 December 1959) was a British screenwriter and director. As an actor early in his career he was one of the 'Ghosts' in the 1922 silent film Three Live Ghosts alongside Norman Kerry and Cyril Chadwick. Also in the early 1920s he wrote several screenplays for star Mae Murray for films directed by her then husband Robert Z. Leonard. Goulding is best remembered for directing cultured dramas such as Love (1927), Grand Hotel (1932) with Greta Garbo and Joan Crawford, Dark Victory (1939) with Bette Davis, and The Razor's Edge (1946) with Gene Tierney and Tyrone Power. He also directed the classic film noir Nightmare Alley (1947) with Tyrone Power and Joan Blondell, and the action drama The Dawn Patrol. He was also a successful songwriter, composer, and producer.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 20th, 1891 (Feltham), Died December 24th, 1959 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, tenor vocal

Notes: Given name also spelled "Edmun" in Victor ledgers.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 35 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-30845 10-in. 9/23/1924 Tommy lad Edmund Goulding Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-30846 10-in. 9/23/1924 Melisande in the wood Edmund Goulding Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-31325 10-in. 11/14/1924 My dreams Edmund Goulding Male vocal solo, with violin and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-31326 10-in. 11/14/1924 Mattinata Edmund Goulding Male vocal solo, with celeste and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor 50227 10-in. 4/1/1930 Amor Jesy Barbosa Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor PBVE-54501 10-in. 11/11/1929 Alone in the rain Donald Novis Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor PBVE-54502 10-in. 11/11/1929 Molly Donald Novis Male vocal solo, with male vocal chorus and jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BVE-55645 10-in. 8/3/1929 Love (Your spell is everywhere) Gloria Swanson Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-55678 10-in. 9/6/1929 Love (Your spell is everywhere) Arden-Ohman Orchestra ; Frank Luther Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-57233 10-in. 12/6/1929 Alone in the rain Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer  
Victor BVE-57430 10-in. 11/18/1929 Moanin' for you Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-57490 10-in. 11/27/1929 Molly Pedro Espino ; Ted Fiorito Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-57569 10-in. 12/2/1929 Love, your spell is everywhere The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-58502 10-in. 1/17/1930 Love (Your spell is everywhere) Zinaida Hanenfeldt ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Salon Orchestra Orchestra, with theremin soloist composer  
Victor BS-034605 10-in. 4/7/1939 Love your magic spell is everywhere Les Brown Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BVE-Test-1032 10-in. 12/15/1930 St. Louis blues Charles ("Chic") Farmer Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Victor [Trial 1929-10-27-02] Not documented 10/27/1929 Alone in the rain Fred Scott Male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 149024 10-in. 9/19/1929 Love (Your spell is everywhere) Arthur Fields ; The Harmonians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W149050 10-in. 9/25/1929 Love (Your spell is everywhere) Ben Selvin and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W149445 10-in. 11/19/1929 Love (Your spell is everywhere) James Melton Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia [W]149458 10-in. 11/1/1929 Love (Your spell is everywhere) Harmonians ; Kate Smith Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W149490 10-in. 11/25/1929 Molly Charlie Lawman Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia W149498 10-in. 11/27/1929 Alone in the rain Ipana Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W149499 10-in. 11/27/1929 Molly Ipana Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
OKeh W403041 10-in. 10/7/1929 Love (Your spell is everywhere) Emil Velazco Pipe organ solo composer  
(Results 1-25 of 35 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Goulding, Edmund," accessed August 3, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105005.

Goulding, Edmund. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 3, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105005.

"Goulding, Edmund." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 August 2021.

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