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 5401-5425 of 5480 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||W146890||10-in.||8/24/1928||Jeannine I dream of lilac time||Don Roberts||Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet||composer|
|Columbia||[W]146949||10-in.||9/5/1928||Jeannine I dream of lilac time||Emil Velazco||Pipe organ solo, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||[W]147007||10-in.||9/18/1928||Jeannine I dream of lilac time||Frank Ferera's Hawaiian Trio ; Danny Meyers||Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W147013||10-in.||9/18/1928||Jeannine (I dream of lilac time)||Clarence Williams' Jazz Band ; Irene Gibbons||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W147042||10-in.||10/6/1928||Just a sweetheart||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||songwriter|
|Columbia||W147106||10-in.||10/5/1928||Just a sweetheart||Cliff Edwards||Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet||composer|
|Columbia||147131||10-in.||10/11/1928||Just a sweetheart||Jerry Mason and his Californians [Selvin's Orchestra] ; Marvin Young [Irving Kaufman]||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||147884||10-in.||1/25/1929||Wipin' the pan||Arthur Fields ; Honey Swamp Stompers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||147885||10-in.||1/25/1929||Betty||Arthur Fields ; Honey Swamp Stompers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W147989||10-in.||2/21/1929||Some sweet day||Ipana Troubadours ; Sam Lanin||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||148004||10-in.||2/27/1929||Some sweet day||Bar Harbor Society Orchestra ; Robert Wood||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W148008||10-in.||2/28/1929||Some sweet day||Art Gillham||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||W148040||10-in.||3/7/1929||Lady divine||The Cavaliers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||148062||10-in.||3/13/1929||Blue waters||Irving Kaufman ; Lou Gold Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||148087||10-in.||3/16/1929||Lady divine||Irving Kaufman ; Ted Bartell Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W149758||10-in.||1/10/1930||The lonesome road||Dixie Four ; Ted Lewis and his Band||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet and male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||[W]150521||10-in.||5/22/1930||Down the river of golden dreams||Tom Frawley ; Lloyd Keating and his Music||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W150524||10-in.||5/23/1930||Down the river of golden dreams||Will Osborne and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W151575||10-in.||5/29/1931||Have you forgotten?||Campus Boys ; Ted Wallace||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||composer|
|Columbia||W98577||12-in.||9/17/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||S-7753||10-in.||Feb. 1921||April showers bring May flowers||Harry Raderman's Jazz Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|OKeh||W401063||10-in.||8/10/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Joe Green ; Royal Music Makers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||W401066||10-in.||8/16/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||William Dutton||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|OKeh||W401127||10-in.||9/17/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Richard Jordon||Pipe organ solo, with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||W401142||10-in.||9/24/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Rube Bloom ; Marie Caslova||Violin solo, with piano||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shilkret, Nathaniel," accessed December 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.
Shilkret, Nathaniel. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.
"Shilkret, Nathaniel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 December 2021.
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