Hans May (11 July 1886 – 31 December 1958) was an Austrian-born film composer who went into exile in Britain after the Nazis came to power in his homeland, being of Jewish descent. May composed over a hundred film scores. He wrote a musical Wedding in Paris in 1954.
Birth and Death Data: Born July 1st, 1886 (Vienna), Died December 31st, 1958 (London)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1933
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-28006||10-in.||5/11/1923||Herrgott, am blühenden Neckarstrand||Harry Steier||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-32789||10-in.||7/22/1925||Beim Rheinwein sollst Du mein sein||Ivan Frank||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-35706||10-in.||6/22/1926||Studentenlieder||Manhattan Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with 2 pianos||arranger|
|Victor||BVE-78861||10-in.||12/18/1933||My song goes 'round the world||Richard Crooks||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Gramophone||0B5821||10-in.||12/7/1933||My song goes round the world||Ray Noble Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "May, Hans," accessed July 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105704.
May, Hans. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105704.
"May, Hans." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 July 2021.
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