Ted Koehler

Ted L. Koehler (July 14, 1894 – January 17, 1973) was an American lyricist. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 14th, 1894 (Washington, D.C.), Died January 17th, 1973 (Santa Monica)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 214 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-27615 10-in. 2/23/1923 By the Shalimar Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor B-27875 10-in. 5/2/1923 Dreamy melody The Troubadours Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor B-28560 10-in. 9/13/1923 Dreamy melody Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-29686 10-in. 3/20/1924 When lights are low Marcia Freer Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-30565 10-in. 8/12/1924 Why live a lie? Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-37266 10-in. 12/18/1926 Nothing else matters anymore Williams Sisters Female vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-38797 10-in. 5/31/1927 America did it again Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal chorus lyricist  
Victor BVE-40998 10-in. 12/2/1927 The voice of the Southland Eddie South's Alabamians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-41337 10-in. 12/6/1927 The waltz of love Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-41340 10-in. 12/6/1927 The voice of the Southland (Keeps callin' me home) Frankie Masters Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-43521 10-in. 3/30/1928 The voice of the Southland (Keeps callin' me home) Gene Austin Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-48630 10-in. 11/28/1928 Mia bella Rosa Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-48807 10-in. 1/21/1929 Rose of Mandalay Don Dewey ; Hotel Sinton Orchestra ; Henry Thies Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor PBVE-50582 10-in. 4/4/1929 The night among the roses Henry Halstead Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-53468 10-in. 6/25/1929 Baby, oh where can you be? Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-53576 10-in. 6/20/1929 Baby! Oh where can you be? Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-55813 10-in. 8/28/1929 You wanted me, I wanted you Jack Smith Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-56103 10-in. 8/21/1929 Moonlight, a love song and you Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-58977 10-in. 8/17/1932 Music, music everywhere Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor PBVE-61077 10-in. 3/2/1931 Wrap your troubles in dreams (And dream your troubles away) Bing Crosby Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BVE-62263 10-in. 6/4/1930 Get happy Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio lyricist  
Victor BVE-63360 10-in. 10/2/1930 Hittin' the bottle Cotton Club Orchestra ; Duke Ellington ; Dick Robertson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-70495 10-in. 9/8/1931 Wrap up your troubles in dreams McKinney's Cotton Pickers Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BVE-70620 10-in. 10/6/1931 Tell me with a love song Jack Fulton ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (take 1); with male vocal trio (takes 2 and 3) lyricist  
Victor BRC-70977 10-in. 12/17/1931 Kicking the gong around Gus Haston Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 214 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Koehler, Ted," accessed January 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105741.

Koehler, Ted. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105741.

"Koehler, Ted." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 January 2021.

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