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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: 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  
(Results 5476-5479 of 5479 records)

Citation

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.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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