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 5426-5450 of 5480 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|OKeh||W401150||10-in.||9/26/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Richard Jordon||Pipe organ solo||composer|
|OKeh||W401158||10-in.||9/27/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Eddie Lang ; Frank Signorelli||Guitar solo, with piano||composer|
|OKeh||W401496||10-in.||1/7/1929||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Rodolfo Hoyos||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|OKeh||W401751||10-in.||3/27/1929||Some sweet day||Hal Kemp Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal trio||composer|
|OKeh||W401806||10-in.||4/11/1929||Some sweet day||Smith Ballew||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||composer|
|OKeh||W401812||10-in.||4/18/1929||Lady divine||Smith Ballew Orchestra||Jazz/dance band with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||W402524||10-in.||7/10/1929||The lonesome road||Keith Pooser ; Merritt Smith||Male vocal duet, with guitar||composer|
|OKeh||W402752||10-in.||6/27/1929||The lonesome road||Jack and Bill||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|OKeh||W404014||10-in.||5/14/1930||Down the river of golden dreams||Selvin’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||W404045||10-in.||5/26/1930||Down the river of golden dreams||The Mariners' Trio||Vocal trio, with guitar and piano||composer|
|OKeh||W404600||10-in.||12/1/1930||Down the river of golden dreams||Julius Dunn ; R. D. Kelly||Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin||composer|
|OKeh||W405064||10-in.||11/6/1931||The lonesome road||Louis Armstrong Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo, male vocal ensemble, and talk||composer|
|OKeh||W490069||10-in.||5/14/1930||Down the river of golden dreams||Selvin’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||C2439||10-in.||10/15/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Elmo Tanner||Male vocal solo, with violin and organ||composer|
|Brunswick||C3169||10-in.||3/25/1929||Some sweet day||Frank Sylvano ; Wolverines, The [Fred Hamm Orchestra]||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||LAE278||10-in.||Sept. 1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||George Eckhardt Jr. Cafe Lafayette Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||PB462-PB463||10-in.||Apr. 1928||Moments with you||Jack Denny Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal effects||composer|
|Brunswick||1359W-1361W||10-in.||9/18/1925||Days of hearts and flowers||Tuxedo Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||E27922||10-in.||7/30/1928||Jeannine I dream of lilac time||Allen McQuhae||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||E27984||10-in.||8/6/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Regent Club Orchestra ; Eddy Thomas||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G)||composer|
|Brunswick||E28306||10-in.||9/21/1928||Kiddie kapers||Varsity Four||Instrumental ensemble||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E28404||10-in.||Sept. 1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Melody Makers||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||composer|
|Brunswick||E28655||10-in.||11/8/1928||Just a sweetheart||Allen McQuhae||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E28664||10-in.||approximately Nov. 1928||Kiddie kapers||Collegiate Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E29346||10-in.||Feb. 1929||Blue waters||Regent Club Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G)||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shilkret, Nathaniel," accessed December 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.
Shilkret, Nathaniel. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.
"Shilkret, Nathaniel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 December 2021.
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