Herbert Spencer

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1878, Died January 1st, 1944

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1907 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger, piano

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-6734 10-in. 1/19/1909 Pansies mean thoughts and thoughts mean you Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-9405 10-in. 9/1/1910 Tickle toes American Quartet ; Ada Jones Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-11403 10-in. 12/20/1911 Come, kiss the Blarney, Mary darling That Girl Quartet Female vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-11429 10-in. 1/3/1912 Come kiss the Blarney, Mary darling Harvey Hindermyer Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-12513 10-in. 10/15/1912 I'll be back in the sweet bye-and-bye "That Girl" Quartet Female vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-12514 10-in. 10/15/1912 Rosalie "That Girl" Quartet Female vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-16920 10-in. 12/20/1915 Underneath the stars Raymond Dixon Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-16974 12-in. 1/7/1916 Underneath the stars Victor Dance Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor B-17691 10-in. 5/16/1916 Underneath the stars Rosario Bourdon Cello solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-18719 10-in. 11/17/1916 Somewhere my love lies dreaming James F. Harrison ; James Reed Male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and orchestra composer  
Victor B-18953 10-in. 1/3/1917 There's Egypt in your dreamy eyes Raymond Dixon Male vocal solo, with vocal chorus and orchestra composer  
Victor C-18991 12-in. 1/16/1917 How's every little thing in Dixie Victor Military Band Band composer  
Victor B-19321 10-in. 3/1/1917 Underneath the stars Fritz Kreisler Violin solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-21242 10-in. 12/7/1917 Last night (You told me that you loved me) Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-28441 10-in. 8/22/1923 Kiss me with your eyes Della Baker Female vocal solo, with violin obbligato and orchestra composer  
Victor B-29298 10-in. 1/18/1924 Rose of old Castille Lambert Murphy Male vocal solo, with violin and orchestra composer  
Victor B-31919 10-in. 2/6/1925 Me neenyah International Novelty Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-37608 10-in. 1/5/1927 Dear heart, what might have been The Silver-Masked Tenor [i.e., Joseph M. White] Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor [Trial 1923-12-03-02] 10-in. 12/3/1923 Kiss me with your eyes Carmela Ponselle Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1923-12-03-03] 10-in. 12/3/1923 Ave Maria Carmela Ponselle Female vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia 3595 10-in. ca. Jan.-Mar. 1907 If that place called heaven was mine Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 4610 10-in. ca. Jan.-Oct. 1910 Tickle toes Ada Jones Female vocal solo and vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 19760 10-in. 2/12/1912 I'd like to be in Peachland with a peach like you John E. Meyer Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 38376 10-in. 10/24/1912 I'll be back in the sweet by and by Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 45917 10-in. 8/4/1915 Underneath the stars Taylor Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Columbia 46703 10-in. 4/11/1916 Underneath the stars Blue and White Marimba Band Marimba band composer  
Columbia 47232 10-in. 12/15/1916 There's Egypt in your dreamy eyes George Wilson [James Harrod] Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77233 10-in. 8/4/1917 Last night (You told me that you loved me) Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 79998 10-in. 9/26/1921 Fancies Happy Six Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 81208 10-in. 9/11/1923 Kiss me with your eyes William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 81364 10-in. 11/20/1923 Rose of Old Castile Carmela Ponselle Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 81365 10-in. 11/20/1923 Kiss me with your eyes Carmela Ponselle Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 140340 10-in. 2/11/1925 Me neenyah Franklyn Baur ; The Knickerbockers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 37474 12-in. 11/20/1915 Chin-chin Prince's Band ; G. Hepburn Wilson Band composer  
Columbia 48538 12-in. 1/6/1916 Underneath the stars Prince's Band ; G. Hepburn Wilson Band composer  
Columbia 49149 12-in. 3/9/1917 There's Egypt in your dreamy eyes Prince's Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia 49242 12-in. 8/18/1917 Sailin' away on the Henry Clay Prince's Band Band composer  
Columbia 49431 12-in. 5/25/1918 Tackin' 'em down Prince's Band Band composer  
Columbia 6833 12-in. approximately May 1916 Underneath the stars Odette Myrtil ; Odette Myrtil Female vocal solo, with violin composer  
OKeh o-8191 10-in. approximately Aug. 1921 Fancies Joseph M. Knecht ; Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71868 10-in. Sept. 1923 Kiss me with your eyes Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-72263 10-in. Jan. 1924 Rose of Old Castile Shannon Four Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-73023 10-in. 12/16/1924 Me neenyah Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 5122-a] 10-in. approximately July 1917 There's Egypt in your dreamy eyes Joseph A. Phillips Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 5215-b] 10-in. approximately Apr. 1918 I'm yours with love and kisses Female vocal quartet (unidentified; Brunswick Records) Female vocal quartet composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 5221-b] 10-in. approximately Apr. 1918 Wondrous eyes of Araby Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 6461-6463 10-in. approximately Sept. 1921 Fancies Gene Rodemich’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 12085-12087 10-in. 12/11/1923 Kiss me with your eyes Allen McQuhae Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 14592-14595 10-in. 1/7/1925 Me neenyah Ray Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 14659-14661 10-in. 1/19/1925 Me neenyah Mario Chamlee Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick C5538 10-in. Mar. 1930 Kiss me with your eyes Ray Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) composer  
Brunswick 212W-215W 10-in. 1/13/1925 Me neenyah The Ambassadors Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E27682 10-in. 6/11/1928 Poor people Detroiters ; Milt Shaw Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) arranger  
Brunswick E27683 10-in. 6/11/1928 That’s my weakness now Detroiters ; Milt Shaw Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) arranger  
Brunswick E27850 10-in. 7/13/1928 Lonely little bluebird Casa Lopez Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) arranger  
Brunswick E31916 10-in. 1/27/1930 There’s Egypt in your dreamy eyes Louisiana Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E7188-E7189 10-in. 3/5/1928 Sunshine Milt Shaw Detroiters Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Brunswick E7192-E7193 10-in. 3/8/1928 Collegiana Milt Shaw Detroiters Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Edison 4434 10-in. 1/20/1916 Underneath the stars Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 4457 10-in. 2/1/1916 Underneath the stars Jaudas' Society Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 4490 10-in. 2/11/1916 Underneath the stars Jaudas' Society Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 5499 10-in. 4/11/1917 There's Egypt in your dreamy eyes Vernon Dalhart Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 6002 10-in. between 2/5/1918 and 2/7/1918 I'm yours with love and kisses That Girl Quartet Female vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 6946 10-in. 9/26/1919 Up above the stars Yvette Rugel Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 8215 10-in. 9/14/1921 Fancies Green Brothers' Novelty Band Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9951 10-in. 1/20/1925 Me neenyah (My little one) Henri Gendron ; Strand Roof Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 18097 10-in. 12/10/1927 Me neenyah Von Hallberg Trio Instrumental trio composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Spencer, Herbert," accessed July 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107031.

Spencer, Herbert. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107031.

"Spencer, Herbert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 July 2021.

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