Edward Eliscu

Edward Eliscu (April 2, 1902 – June 18, 1998) was an American lyricist, playwright, producer and actor, and a successful writer of songs for films.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 2nd, 1902 (New York City), Died June 18th, 1998 (Connecticut)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 49 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-50901 10-in. 2/28/1929 Something to live for Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-50902 10-in. 2/28/1929 You're perfect! Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-56712 10-in. 9/24/1929 More than you know Helen Morgan Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-56722 10-in. 9/27/1929 From now on Ben Pollack Orchestra ; Ben Pollack ; Charles Roberts Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-59902 10-in. 3/29/1930 They cut down the old pine tree Gene and Glenn Male vocal duet, with piano and harmonica lyricist  
Victor BVE-63191 10-in. 11/3/1930 I'll still belong to you Leonard Joy's All String Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-67467 10-in. 2/25/1931 Heavenly night Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-67492 10-in. 3/6/1931 Without a song Lawrence Tibbett Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BRC-69617 10-in. 5/14/1931 When the clock is striking twelve Frank Munn ; The Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BRC-69620 10-in. 5/15/1931 You forgot your gloves Clare Hanlon ; Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-73742 10-in. 10/3/1932 They cut down the old pine tree Joe Rines Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Victor BS-76092 10-in. 5/5/1933 Sing to me Ted Holt ; Jack Berger Hotel Astor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-76106 10-in. 5/8/1933 Sing to me Maurice Cross ; Don Bestor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-76380 10-in. 6/5/1933 My imaginary sweetheart Casa Loma Orchestra ; Glen Gray ; Kenny Sargent Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-78517 10-in. 11/8/1933 Orchids in the moonlight Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-78520 10-in. 11/8/1933 Flying down to Rio Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-78898 10-in. 12/22/1933 Orchids in the moonlight Bill Scotti Orchestra ; Lee Sullivan Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-78949 10-in. 1/4/1934 Carioca Orquesta de los Estudios RKO Dubbed recording from film : Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-78955 10-in. 1/10/1934 Carioca RKO Studio Orchestra ; Max Steiner Dubbed recording from film : Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-81060 10-in. 1/15/1934 Carioca Orquesta Pedro Vía Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Victor BS-83296 10-in. 6/19/1934 Orchids in the moonlight Juan Arvizu Jazz/dance band (re-recording), with male vocal solo and piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-84651 10-in. 10/11/1934 Kapicka Tetos Demetriades (Τετος Δημητριαδης) Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BS-02869 10-in. 10/24/1936 They cut down the old pine tree Buster Coward ; Bill Dickey ; Tune Wranglers String band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Victor BS-041381 10-in. 10/2/1939 More than you know Dolores Brown ; Erskine Hawkins Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-Test-1153 10-in. 10/7/1932 One alone [from The desert song] Edward Nell, Jr. Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 49 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Eliscu, Edward," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105831.

Eliscu, Edward. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105831.

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