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 126-137 of 137 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison 5021 10-in. 9/26/1916 You're the girl Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 8807 10-in. 1/3/1923 Just an old love song Homestead Trio Female vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
Edison 9107 10-in. 7/31/1923 Marcheta (A love song of old Mexico) Walter Scanlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Edison 9113 10-in. 8/2/1923 Marcheta (A love song of old Mexico) McNalpak's Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9394 10-in. 2/27/1924 Marchéta André Benoist ; Albert Spalding Violin solo, with piano composer  
Edison 11629 10-in. 4/6/1927 La lo la Phil Napoleon Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WL2130 10-in. 3/14/1930 Paris, je t'aime d'amour Armand Bernard ; Jean Sorbier Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WL2132 10-in. 3/14/1930 Reve d'amour Armand Bernard ; Davia Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WL2144 10-in. 3/19/1930 Personne ne s'en sert maintenant Armand Bernard ; Jean Sorbier Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WL2145 10-in. approximately March 19, 1930 Mon coctail d'amour Armand Bernard ; Davia ; Jean Sorbier Vocal duet with orchestra composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WL2146 10-in. approximately March 19, 1930 Pour faire plaisir à la reine Armand Bernard ; Davia ; Jean Sorbier Vocal duet with orchestra composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WL2147 10-in. approximately March 19, 1930 Soyons communs Armand Bernard ; Henry Laverne Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 126-137 of 137 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Schertzinger, Victor," accessed February 4, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105599.

Schertzinger, Victor. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 4, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105599.

"Schertzinger, Victor." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 4 February 2023.

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