Victor Schertzinger

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 101-125 of 137 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh S-71810 10-in. Sept. 1923 Marcheta Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal composer, lyricist  
OKeh S-71826 10-in. Sept. 1923 Marcheta Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
OKeh S-72491 10-in. May 1924 Love has a way Juan Harrison Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio composer, lyricist  
OKeh W403198 10-in. 10/28/1929 Dream lover Smith Ballew Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
OKeh W403200 10-in. 10/28/1929 My love parade Smith Ballew Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
OKeh W404511 10-in. 10/23/1930 If I knew you better Lanin’s Famous Players Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick 10556 10-in. 5/4/1923 Marchéta Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 10553-10555 10-in. 5/3/1923 Marchéta Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 11225-11227 10-in. 8/17/1923 La lo la Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 13744-13746 10-in. 9/4/1924 Marcheta Mario Chamlee Tenor vocal solo, with male vocal trio composer  
Brunswick 13793-13795 10-in. 9/16/1924 Marcheta Mario Chamlee Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E27690 10-in. 6/11/1928 Marcheta Nick Lucas Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E28662 10-in. 11/10/1928 Chalita Louis Katzman’s Two Orchestras & Two Microphones ; Oliver Smith Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E28897 10-in. 12/17/1928 Another kiss Jack Denny Orchestra ; Eddy Thomas Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E34692 10-in. 10/5/1930 If I knew you better Jacques Renard Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E34694 10-in. 10/5/1930 Readin’, ritin’, rhythm Jacques Renard and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E7218-E7219 10-in. 3/24/1928 Marcheta Lew Cobey Piano solo composer  
Brunswick E17005-E17008 10-in. 12/2/1925 Marchéta Brunswick Hour Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E21899-E21901 10-in. 3/16/1927 La lo la Kenn Sisson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo; without vocal (take E21901) composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E26659-E26660 10-in. 2/24/1928 Marcheta Nick Lucas Male vocal solo, with violin and steel guitar composer  
Brunswick E26954-E26955 10-in. 3/13/1928 Marcheta Karl Priester Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick C4780 10-in. 12/2/1929 Nobody’s using it now Marion Harris Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick C5031 10-in. 12/17/1929 Nobody’s using it now Ray Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) composer  
Brunswick SA441 10-in. 10/23/1929 Dream lover (Amante soñador) Tom Gerun Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) composer  
Brunswick SA442 10-in. 10/23/1929 My love parade (Desfille del amor) Tom Gerun Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) composer  
(Results 101-125 of 137 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Schertzinger, Victor," accessed January 26, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105599.

Schertzinger, Victor. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 26, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105599.

"Schertzinger, Victor." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 26 January 2023.

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