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 5451-5475 of 5480 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Brunswick||E29377||10-in.||2/27/1929||Some sweet day||Bob Haring Orchestra ; Dick Robertson||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G)||composer|
|Brunswick||E29465||10-in.||Mar. 1929||Lady divine||Colonial Club Orchestra ; Oliver Smith||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G)||composer|
|Brunswick||E29812||10-in.||May 1929||Some sweet day||Dick Robertson||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||XCL32146||12-in.||Mar. 1930||National Refining Company, program L, pt. 3||Ace Brigode White Rose Gasoline Orchestra||Radio transcription disc : Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||E32441||10-in.||Mar. 1930||Down the river of golden dreams||Castlewood Marimba Band||Marimba band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||E32842||10-in.||May 1930||Down the river of golden dreams||Lew White||Organ solo, with steel guitar and marimba||composer|
|Brunswick||E32863||10-in.||May 1930||Down the river of golden dreams||Chester Gaylord||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||E33229||10-in.||6/24/1930||Down the river of golden dreams||Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland||Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E20320-E20321||10-in.||10/2/1926||Dance of the toy regiment||Joe Green||Xylophone solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||E20322-E20323||10-in.||10/2/1926||Dancing stars||Joe Green||Xylophone solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||E20364-E20365||10-in.||10/7/1926||Tango Valentino||José Moriche||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||arranger|
|Edison||8934||10-in.||4/18/1923||Fate (It was fate when I first met you)||Criterion Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Edison||10664||10-in.||11/5/1925||Days of hearts and flowers||Charles Hart ; Hotel Carlton Terrace Orchestra ; Mike Speciale||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Edison||11079||10-in.||6/30/1926||Dance of the toy regiment||Joe Green||Xylophone solo, with marimba band||composer|
|Edison||11813||10-in.||7/22/1927||Fate||Murray Kellner Dinner Music Ensemble||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Edison||18479||10-in.||5/8/1928||Moments with you||Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Edison||18693||10-in.||8/30/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||McAlpineers||Jazz/dance band, with vocal trio||composer|
|Edison||18724||10-in.||9/14/1928||Jeannine I dream of lilac time||Vaughn De Leath||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Edison||18781||10-in.||10/4/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||Henrietta Kamern||Organ solo||composer|
|Edison||19101||10-in.||3/14/1929||Blue waters||Jack Stillman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Edison||19116||10-in.||3/19/1929||Wipin' the pan||Bernie Stevens Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Edison||19134||10-in.||3/29/1929||Lady divine||Walter Scanlan||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||19160||10-in.||4/17/1929||Some sweet day||Vaughn De Leath ; Muriel Pollock||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Edison||N-401||12-in.||8/30/1928||Jeannine, I dream of lilac time||McAlpineers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||composer|
|Edison||N-429||12-in.||9/14/1928||Jeannine I dream of lilac time||Vaughn De Leath||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shilkret, Nathaniel," accessed December 9, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.
Shilkret, Nathaniel. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.
"Shilkret, Nathaniel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 9 December 2021.
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