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Gene Lockhart

Edwin Eugene Lockhart (July 18, 1891 – March 31, 1957) was a Canadian American character actor, singer, and playwright. He also wrote the lyrics to a number of popular songs. He became a United States citizen in 1939.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 18th, 1891 (London), Died Santa Monica

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1921 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-25912 10-in. 12/21/1921 The world is waiting for the sunrise John Steel Male vocal solo, with cello, violin, piano, and orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-27333 10-in. 12/20/1922 It's home to me Reinald Werrenrath Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-27708 10-in. 3/26/1923 The world is waiting for the sunrise Reinald Werrenrath Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-27708 10-in. 11/24/1926 The world is waiting for the sunrise Reinald Werrenrath Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor PBS-072075 10-in. 2/6/1942 A letter from London Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 79783 10-in. 3/9/1921 The world is waiting for the sunrise Charles Hackett Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 80861 10-in. 2/14/1923 The world is waiting for the sunrise Charles Hart Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 140069 10-in. 9/17/1924 Moon dream shore Barbara Maurel Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia W146339 10-in. 5/24/1928 The world is waiting for the sunrise Charles Hackett Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick 6816-6818 10-in. approximately Nov. 1921 The world is waiting for the sunrise Theo Karle Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick 12530-12532 10-in. 2/14/1924 Moon dream shore Mario Chamlee Tenor vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 12617-12619 10-in. 3/4/1924 The world is waiting for the sunrise Theo Karle Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick E16636-E16638 10-in. 10/15/1925 The world is waiting for the sunrise Morton Downey Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick E23830-E23832 10-in. 7/1/1927 The world is waiting for the sunrise Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick E23970-E23972 10-in. 7/13/1927 The world is waiting for the sunrise Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick E24488-E24490 10-in. 9/21/1927 The world is waiting for the sunrise Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 8114 10-in. 7/5/1921 The world is waiting for the sunrise Edward Allen Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 9567 10-in. 6/15/1924 The world is waiting for the sunrise Frederick Kinsley Organ solo lyricist  
Edison 9635 10-in. 7/22/1924 Moon dream shore Walter Scanlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lockhart, Gene," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105407.

Lockhart, Gene. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105407.

"Lockhart, Gene." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105407

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