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Nathaniel Shilkret

Nathaniel Shilkret (December 25, 1889 – February 18, 1982) was an American composer, conductor, clarinetist, pianist, business executive, and music director.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 25th, 1889 (New York City), Died February 18th, 1982 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor, director, piano, arranger, composer, organ, clarinet, celeste, session supervisor, songwriter, chimes, bells, lyricist, speaker, traps, pipe organ, whistling

Notes: Victor ledgers, 12/29/1919: Cikanoff and Kalkoff "to be listed as 'Vesely cikani' (translation: The jolly gypsies). Lab note: Mr. N. Schildkret [sic] plays clarinet under name of Josef Kalkoff."

Recordings (Results 5326-5350 of 5480 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Trial 1922-11-11-01] 10-in. 11/11/1922 Wee bit o' heart Max Dolin Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano, composer  
Victor [Trial 1922-11-18-02] 10-in. 11/18/1922 The swan bent low Clifford Cairns Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1922-11-28-02] 10-in. 11/28/1922 The phantom legions Dixie Girard Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1922-11-28-03] 10-in. 11/28/1922 I love you truly Jeanne Laval Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1922-12-06-02] 10-in. 12/6/1922 Waltz song Lucie Westen Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1922-12-16-03] Not documented 12/16/1922 [Unknown title(s)] Harry George Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1922-12-16-04] 10-in. 12/16/1922 To live and love again Everett Sprague Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1922-12-22-03] 10-in. 12/22/1922 Grust e Tosca Sofia Maximova Charova Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1922-12-28-02] 10-in. 12/28/1922 Pagliacci Giuseppe Argentino Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1922-12-28-03] 10-in. 12/28/1922 Dva welikana Ch. Ketylansky Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1922-12-30-03] Not documented 12/30/1922 Misery loves company Ned Nye Monologue, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-01-10-04] 10-in. 1/10/1923 The lass with the delicate air Ida McLean Dilworth Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-01-12-02] 10-in. 1/12/1923 Golden slumber kiss your eyes Evaline Hartley Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-01-12-04] 10-in. 1/12/1923 Just a-wearyin' for you Nannette Kirby Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-01-18-01] 10-in. 1/18/1923 A ked za Janousik Rudolph Hrazdil Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-01-27-04] 10-in. 1/27/1923 Somewhere Leora Hoffman Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-01-27-05] 10-in. 1/27/1923 The wreck of the Julie Plante Arthur K. Bayley Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-02-20-01] 10-in. 2/20/1923 Colleen Aroon Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-04-11-01] 10-in. 4/11/1923 Exercise no. 1 Alcides Briceño Monologue, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-04-11-02] 10-in. 4/11/1923 Dearest William Robyn Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-05-05-03] 10-in. 5/5/1923 La norteña Francisco del Pozo Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-05-17-01] 10-in. 5/17/1923 Cavalleria Vincent di Medugno Guitar and whistling, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-05-22-02] Not documented 5/22/1923 Mighty lak' a rose Roberta Keene Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-05-22-03] Not documented 5/22/1923 Caixa da guitarra Paquita Escribano Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-05-31-02] 10-in. 5/31/1923 My buddy Tito Schipa Tenor vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 5326-5350 of 5480 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shilkret, Nathaniel," accessed November 28, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.

Shilkret, Nathaniel. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 28, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.

"Shilkret, Nathaniel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 28 November 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692

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