Arthur Lange

Arthur Lange (April 16, 1889 – December 7, 1956) was a United States bandleader and Tin Pan Alley composer of popular music. He composed music for over 120 films, including Grand Canary and Woman on the Run. Lange shared an Oscar nomination with Hugo Friedhofer for the film The Woman in the Window. He was nominated four times for Oscars, but did not win any.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 16th, 1889 (Philadelphia), Died December 7th, 1956 (Washington, D.C.)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-9513 10-in. 10/5/1910 If I could see as far ahead as I can see behind Ed Morton Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-13542 12-in. 7/8/1913 'Underneath the cotton moon' medley Conway's Band Band arranger  
Victor B-13688 10-in. 8/12/1913 On the old front porch Ada Jones ; Billy Murray Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-14522 10-in. 2/27/1914 Where can I meet you tonight? Ada Jones ; Billy Murray Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-15290 10-in. 10/20/1914 In the garden Ada Jones ; Billy Murray Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-15303 10-in. 10/26/1914 Bluebirds hesitation waltz Joseph Belmont Whistling solo, with orchestra arranger  
Victor B-15588 10-in. 1/13/1915 Virginia Lee Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-16033 10-in. 5/18/1915 There's a little white church in the valley Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-16096 10-in. 6/11/1915 Oh! You bundle of joy Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-16188 10-in. 7/8/1915 Summer moon Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-16605 10-in. 9/27/1915 To Lou Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-16687 10-in. 10/19/1915 Could the dreams of the dreamer come true George Wilton Ballard Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-16893 10-in. 12/10/1915 When it's orange blossom time in Loveland (I'll be waiting at the church for you) Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-16982 10-in. 1/6/1916 Always be Honey to me Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-17021 10-in. 1/18/1916 I gave my heart and hand to someone in Dixieland Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-17295 12-in. 3/10/1916 When it's orange blossom time Victor Military Band Band composer  
Victor B-17351 10-in. 3/22/1916 The ashes of my heart Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-17354 10-in. 3/22/1916 Goodnight dear, goodnight Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with harp and orchestra composer  
Victor C-17709 12-in. 5/19/1916 Johnny get a girl Victor Military Band Band composer  
Victor B-18021 10-in. 6/26/1916 Dear old dreamy Honolulu town Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with mandolin and orchestra composer  
Victor B-18171 10-in. 8/1/1916 Just one day Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-18309 10-in. 8/11/1916 On the arm of the old arm chair Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-18535 10-in. 10/9/1916 My lonely Lola Lo Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-18536 10-in. 10/9/1916 In the sweet long ago Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-19122 10-in. 1/24/1917 Tho' I'm not the first to call you 'Sweetheart' please let me be the last Orpheus Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-19141 10-in. 1/30/1917 Those Hawaiian melodies Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-19166 10-in. 2/12/1917 That girl of mine Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-19304 10-in. 2/21/1917 America, here's my boy Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-19368 12-in. 3/13/1917 America, here's my boy Victor Military Band Band, with bells composer  
Victor B-19887 10-in. 5/24/1917 She's just a little bit old-fashioned Louis J. Winsch Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-20008 10-in. 6/4/1917 Let's all do something American Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-20075 10-in. 6/21/1917 From me to Mandy Lee Morton Harvey Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-20441 10-in. 7/24/1917 It's a long way back to Mother's knee Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-20665 10-in. 9/14/1917 We're going over Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-20809 10-in. 9/29/1917 We're going over Pietro Accordion solo composer  
Victor B-21087 10-in. 11/16/1917 My heart's tonight in old New Hampshire (With my lady Jane) Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with bells and orchestra composer  
Victor B-21252 10-in. 12/13/1917 Just a letter for a boy over there, from a gray-haired mother over here Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-21585 10-in. 3/19/1918 What'll we do with him, boys? William J. "Sailor" Reilly Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-25349 10-in. 6/16/1921 In a boat Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-26059 10-in. 1/27/1922 Lola-lo Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-30456 10-in. 7/2/1924 I never care about to-morrow (As long as I'm happy to-day) Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-31141 10-in. 11/3/1924 The world is mine (For I have you) E. Sheetz Californians Jazz/dance band arranger  
Victor B-31156 10-in. 11/10/1924 By the lake Jack Chapman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-38812 10-in. 5/19/1927 Echoes of Ireland International Novelty Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor [Trial 1917-08-29-03] Not documented 8/29/1917 I know you Irene Law ; Louis J. Winsch Female-male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Columbia 4945 10-in. ca. 1910 If I could see as far ahead as I can see behind Ed Morton Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 39034 10-in. 10/7/1913 The old front porch Henry Burr ; Ada Jones Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 39199 10-in. 1/27/1914 Where can I meet you to-night? Henry Burr ; Ada Jones Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 39317 10-in. 4/9/1914 Just a little bit of green John E. Myers Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 39587 10-in. 10/19/1914 In the garden George Wilton Ballard ; Ada Jones Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 39900 10-in. 2/27/1915 Virginia Lee Samuel Ash Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 45567 10-in. 4/20/1915 There's a little white church in the valley Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 45947 10-in. 8/14/1915 To Lou Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 46183 10-in. 11/6/1915 Could the dreams of a dreamer come true? Will C. Robbins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 46280 10-in. 12/15/1915 When it's orange blossom time in Loveland Manuel Romain Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 46344 10-in. 1/15/1916 I gave my heart and hand to some-one in Dixieland Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 46639 10-in. 3/14/1916 The ashes of my heart Manuel Romain Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 46960 10-in. 8/15/1916 Just one day Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 46973 10-in. 8/19/1916 On the arm of the old arm chair Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 47089 10-in. 10/19/1916 My lonely Lola Lo Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with violin, flute, guitar, and orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 47215 10-in. 12/9/1916 In the sweet long ago James F. Harrison ; James Reed Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 47284 10-in. 1/11/1917 Tho' I'm not the first to call you Sweetheart (Please let me be the last) James F. Harrison ; James Reed Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 47368 10-in. 2/13/1917 Those Hawaiian melodies Empire Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 47427 10-in. 3/16/1917 America, here's my boy Knickerbocker Quartet ; Andrea Sarto Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77030 10-in. 5/8/1917 There's something about you makes me love you Samuel Ash Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 77035 10-in. 5/9/1917 Oh! Jack, when are you coming back? Billy Burton ; James Hall Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77097 10-in. 6/4/1917 Let’s all do something Arthur Fields Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77189 10-in. 7/6/1917 From me to Mandy Lee Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77320 10-in. 9/10/1917 We're going over Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77491 10-in. 11/7/1917 My heart's tonight in old New Hampshire Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77733 10-in. 3/25/1918 What'll we do with him, boys? Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77851 10-in. 5/27/1918 So long Sal—the best of friends must part Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 79425 10-in. 9/20/1920 When it's orange blossom time in Loveland Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 79455 10-in. 10/14/1920 There's something about you makes me love you Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 79962 10-in. 8/16/1921 In a boat Happy Six Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80170 10-in. 1/31/1922 Lola Lo Black and White Melody Boys ; Ray Miller Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80676 10-in. 11/16/1922 One night in June Paul Specht Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 81982 10-in. 9/8/1924 I never care 'bout to-morrow Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia 37397 12-in. ca. 1915 To Lou (One-step) Prince's Band ; G. Hepburn Wilson Band composer  
Columbia 48601 12-in. 2/14/1916 When it's orange blossom time in Loveland Prince's Band ; G. Hepburn Wilson Band composer  
Columbia 48897 12-in. 8/19/1916 Just one day Prince's Band Band composer  
Columbia 48960 12-in. 10/21/1916 My lonely Lola Lo Prince's Band ; G. Hepburn Wilson Band composer, songwriter  
Columbia 49202 12-in. 4/15/1917 America, here's my boy Prince's Band Band composer  
Columbia 49351 12-in. 3/22/1918 There's a service flag flying at our house Jockers Brothers Violin and piano duet composer  
Columbia W143363 10-in. 1/27/1927 Where do you work-a, John? The Happiness Boys ; Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with piano arranger  
Columbia W143803 10-in. 3/29/1927 In the garden Williams and Williams Female-male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Columbia W147745 10-in. 1/2/1929 Cradle of love The Harmonians ; Robert Wood Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Columbia W147749 10-in. 1/10/1929 Cradle of love Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
OKeh 411 10-in. ca. Oct. 1918 Those wonderful days of used-to-be Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
OKeh S-70029 10-in. July 1921 In a boat (For two) Green Brothers' Novelty Band Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-70459 10-in. Feb. 1922 Lola Lo Markel's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71081 10-in. Dec. 1922 One night in June Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 5124-a] 10-in. approximately Aug. 1917 I know you Irene I. Low ; Louis J. Winsch Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 5125-b] 10-in. approximately Aug. 1917 She's everything a girl should be Louis J. Winsch Male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 5157-b] 10-in. approximately Sept. 1917 It's a long way back to Mother's knee Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 5173-a] 10-in. approximately Sept. 1917 In old New Hampshire (With my lady Jane) Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 5247-a] 10-in. approximately July 1918 Keep jazzin' it Ras' Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick 5855-5856 10-in. approximately June 1921 Stolen kisses Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 7216-7218 10-in. approximately Jan. 1922 Lola Lo Selvin’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 9214-9216 10-in. approximately Nov. 1922 One night in June Arnold Johnson's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 14151-14153 10-in. 11/7/1924 By the lake Ray Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 14957-14960 10-in. 2/24/1925 Lady of my cigarette Benny Krueger’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Brunswick 14961-14964 10-in. 2/24/1925 Florida Benny Krueger’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Brunswick E16458-E16460 10-in. 9/30/1925 The king isn't king any more Carl Fenton’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet arranger  
Brunswick E16461-E16463 10-in. 9/30/1925 The farmer took another load away! Hay! Hay! Carl Fenton’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet arranger  
Brunswick C5900 10-in. 7/1/1930 Virginia Lee Jimmie Noone’s Apex Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E27475 10-in. 5/5/1928 Blue idol Anglo-Persians Jazz/dance band arranger  
Brunswick E27476 10-in. 5/5/1928 The dance of the blue Danube Anglo-Persians Jazz/dance band arranger  
Brunswick E29023 10-in. 1/3/1929 All by yourself in the moonlight Colonial Club Orchestra ; Scrappy Lambert Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet; without vocal (take G) arranger  
Edison 3824 10-in. 5/26/1915 Virginia Lee Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo and mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 3998 10-in. 7/22/1915 There's a little white church in the valley Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 4257 10-in. 11/8/1915 Could the dreams of a dreamer come true George Wilton Ballard Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 4555 10-in. 3/3/1916 When it's orange blossom time in Loveland George Wilton Ballard Male vocal solo and mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 4567 10-in. 3/8/1916 The ashes of my heart Burton Lenihan Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5073 10-in. 10/17/1916 Just one day George Wilton Ballard Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5208 10-in. 12/12/1916 In the sweet long ago George Wilton Ballard Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5282 10-in. 1/11/1917 Tho' I'm not the first to call you sweetheart George Wilton Ballard Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5514 10-in. 4/19/1917 America, here's my boy George Wilton Ballard Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5520 10-in. 4/24/1917 I'm a poor married man Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5593 10-in. 5/31/1917 Let's all do something (Uncle Sammy wants us now) Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo and mixed vocal ensemble, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5683 10-in. 7/13/1917 From me to Mandy Lee Premier Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5792 10-in. 9/18/1917 We're going over Premier Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 7866 10-in. 4/24/1921 In a boat for two Lanin's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 8366 10-in. 2/15/1922 Lola Lo Lanin's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 8675 10-in. 11/29/1922 One night in June Broadway Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Vocalion E2058-E2060 10-in. 1/6/1926 Let me introduce you to my Rosie Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 216W-218W 10-in. 1/13/1925 By the lake The Ambassadors Jazz/dance band composer  
Vocalion 470W-472W 10-in. 2/26/1925 Peter Pan (I love you) Selvin’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 570W-572W 10-in. 3/19/1925 Yearning (Just for you) Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 573W-576W 10-in. 3/19/1925 Sweet Georgia Brown Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 645W-646W 10-in. 4/2/1925 All aboard for heaven Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 647W-648W 10-in. 4/2/1925 Cheatin’ on me Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 786W-788W 10-in. 5/13/1925 Steppin' in society Selvin’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 789W-791W 10-in. 5/13/1925 Charleston Selvin’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 792W-794W 10-in. 5/13/1925 Are you sorry? Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 795W-797W 10-in. 5/13/1925 Isn't she the sweetest thing Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  
Vocalion 906W-908W 10-in. 6/20/1925 Prisoner's song Marimba Orchestra [Brunswick Records] Marimba band arranger  
Vocalion 1311W-1314W 10-in. 9/5/1925 The co-ed Bill Foley's Keystone Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with vocal arranger  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lange, Arthur," accessed November 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105325.

Lange, Arthur. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105325.

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