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: director, conductor, 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 5476-5479 of 5479 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Edison||N-807||10-in.||3/19/1929||Wipin' the pan||Bernie Stevens Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Edison||N-827||10-in.||3/29/1929||Lady divine||Walter Scanlan||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||N-859||10-in.||4/17/1929||Some sweet day||Vaughn De Leath ; Muriel Pollock||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Gramophone||0EA6390||10-in.||8/28/1938||Lonesome road||Fats Waller||Pipe organ solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shilkret, Nathaniel," accessed October 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.
Shilkret, Nathaniel. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105692.
"Shilkret, Nathaniel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 October 2021.
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