George Waggner

George Waggner (September 7, 1894 – December 11, 1984) was an actor, director, producer and writer. He is best known for directing Lon Chaney Jr. in the 1941 film The Wolf Man.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 7th, 1894 (New York City), Died Hollywood

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-36312 10-in. 9/14/1926 Mary Lou B.F. Goodrich Silvertown Cord Orchestra ; Joseph M. Knecht Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-36993 10-in. 12/2/1926 Mary Lou The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano lyricist  
Victor PBVE-50864 10-in. 4/27/1929 If I had my way Herman Kenin Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor PBVE-54897 10-in. 7/25/1930 Love is like a song Gloria Swanson Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor PBVE-54898 10-in. 7/25/1930 You're the one Gloria Swanson Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor PBVE-54899 10-in. 7/25/1930 Say oui, cherie Gloria Swanson Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-62249 10-in. 5/28/1930 Love is like a song Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-62250 10-in. 5/28/1930 You're the one Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-62274 10-in. 6/11/1930 Say 'oui,' chérie Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BRC-71766 10-in. 7/2/1932 It might have been you Meri Bell ; Gus Arnheim Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BSHQ-72204 10-in. 3/24/1932 Give her a kiss for me Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-81319 10-in. 1/26/1934 I wish we could dance forever Peerless Trio Male vocal trio, with guitar songwriter  
Columbia W142404 10-in. 7/8/1926 Mary Lou Ford and Glenn Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W142550 10-in. 8/20/1926 Mary Lou Broadway Bellhops ; Bob Thomas Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W142603 10-in. 9/11/1926 Mary Lou Ipana Troubadours ; Charles Kaley ; Sam Lanin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W142687 10-in. 9/24/1926 Mary Lou Honey Duke and his Uke Male vocal solo, with ukulele lyricist  
Columbia W144263 10-in. 6/13/1927 Sweet someone Jimmy Kern ; Lou Gold Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W144302 10-in. 6/8/1927 Sweet someone Paul Ash Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Columbia W144338 10-in. 6/16/1927 Sweet someone Charles Kaley Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W144526 10-in. 7/29/1927 Sweet someone Billy Day Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W148945 10-in. 8/28/1929 If I had my way Charlie Lawman Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia W148954 10-in. 8/30/1929 If I had my way Lou Gold Orchestra ; Marvin Young Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Waggner, George," accessed September 19, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105749.

Waggner, George. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 19, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105749.

"Waggner, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 19 September 2020.

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