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|
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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