Victor L. Schertzinger (April 8, 1888 - October 26, 1941) was an American composer, film director, film producer, and screenwriter. His films include Paramount on Parade (co-director, 1930), Something to Sing About (1937) with James Cagney, and the first two "Road" pictures Road to Singapore (1940) and Road to Zanzibar (1941). His two best-known songs are "I Remember You" and "Tangerine", both with lyrics by Johnny Mercer and both featured in Schertzinger's final film, The Fleet's In (1942).
Birth and Death Data: Born April 8, 1888 (Mahanoy City), Died October 26, 1941 (Hollywood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1913 - 1942
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, songwriter
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 137 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-13779||10-in.||9/15/1913||My wonderful dream girl||John Barnes Wells||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||C-18530||12-in.||10/5/1916||Gems from Flora Bella||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-20000||10-in.||5/28/1917||Our own beloved land||Edward Hamilton ; Victor Mixed Chorus||Male vocal solo, with vocal chorus and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-22848||10-in.||5/13/1919||Marchéta||Lillian Rosedale Goodman ; Vivian Holt||Female vocal duet, with celeste and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-26144||10-in.||3/6/1922||Marcheta||Elsie Baker ; Olive Kline||Female vocal duet, with celeste and orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-26144||10-in.||9/21/1926||Marcheta||Elsie Baker ; Olive Kline||Female vocal duet, with celeste and orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||B-27657||10-in.||3/14/1923||Marchéta||Great White Way Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-27959||10-in.||5/17/1923||Just an old love song||John Steel||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-28307||10-in.||7/23/1923||Marchéta||Green-Arden Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-28980||10-in.||11/23/1923||Marcheta||International Novelty Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal solo||lyricist, composer|
|Victor||B-29755||10-in.||3/31/1924||Love has a way||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-29865||10-in.||4/8/1924||Marcheta||John McCormack||Tenor vocal solo, with celeste and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-29865||10-in.||4/12/1927||Marchéta||John McCormack||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-30271||10-in.||6/12/1924||Love has a way||Frances Alda||Soprano vocal solo, with violin and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-30379||10-in.||7/11/1924||Marchéta||Victor Salon Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-30379||10-in.||11/10/1925||Marcheta||Victor Salon Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-32090||10-in.||3/12/1925||Marquita||José Moriche||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BVE-32090||10-in.||9/1/1927||Marquita||José Moriche||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-48111||10-in.||11/1/1928||Another kiss||Elliott Shaw ; The Troubadours||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-48112||10-in.||11/1/1928||Gotta be good||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Orchestra, with vocal chorus||composer|
|Victor||BVE-53408||10-in.||5/14/1929||Parade of the toys||Motion Picture Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||PBVE-54560||10-in.||1/19/1930||Dream lover||Jeanette MacDonald||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||PBVE-54838||10-in.||6/18/1930||Nadie lo quiere creer||José Bohr||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Schertzinger, Victor," accessed January 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105599.
Schertzinger, Victor. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105599.
"Schertzinger, Victor." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 January 2023.
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