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LeRoy Shield

Leroy Bernard Shield (October 2, 1893 – January 9, 1962) was an American film score and radio composer. He is best known for the themes and incidental music he wrote for the classic Hal Roach comedy short films of the 1930s, including the Our Gang and Laurel and Hardy series.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 2, 1893 (Waseca), Died January 9, 1962 (Florida)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: director, conductor, piano, session supervisor, organ, celeste, pipe organ, vibraphone, arranger, choral director, traps

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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 2038 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-2920 10-in. 12/19/1923 Betelt a mi meg volt irva Andreas A. Gellert Male vocal solo, with celeste and orchestra instrumentalist, celeste, conductor  
Victor BVE-25409 10-in. 11/10/1926 Lezginka Kirilloff's Russian Balalaika Orchestra Balalaika orchestra director  
Victor BVE-25410 10-in. 11/10/1926 Pas d'Espagne Kirilloff's Russian Balalaika Orchestra Balalaika orchestra director  
Victor BVE-26753 10-in. 12/4/1925 La paloma Victor Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, celeste  
Victor B-27176 10-in. 11/23/1922 Melodie in F Jasha Bunchuk Cello solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-27804 10-in. 4/5/1923 Spring song Jasha Bunchuk Cello solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28202 10-in. 6/20/1923 Iceland A. E. Uhe Violin solo, with piano and celeste instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28233 10-in. 6/28/1923 Müde kehrt ein Wandersmann zurück Manhattan Quartet Male vocal quartet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28276 10-in. 7/12/1923 Kristenfolkets julehelg August Werner Male vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, celeste  
Victor B-28279 10-in. 7/12/1923 La higuerita Jorge Añez ; Alcides Briceño Male vocal duet, with piano and orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28303 10-in. 7/20/1923 Se natten flyr Joseph Lycell Male vocal solo, with organ and orchestra instrumentalist, organ  
Victor B-28417 10-in. 8/13/1923 Donna Eugenio Cibelli Male vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Victor B-28449 10-in. 8/28/1923 Nos (Нос) Stanislav Sarmatoff Male vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Victor B-28450 10-in. 8/28/1923 Kaz boulat Stanislav Sarmatoff Male vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Victor B-28483 10-in. 9/17/1923 Through deep'ning trials Trinity Mixed Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Victor B-28503 10-in. 8/24/1923 Mitt land, mitt heim och min mor Charles G. Widdén Male vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Victor B-28504 10-in. 8/24/1923 Dag efter dag Charles G. Widdén Male vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Victor C-28508 12-in. 8/27/1923 Mai-ko-mashma-lon Mordechai Hershman Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28510 10-in. 8/27/1923 Das Zauberlied Louis Dornay Male vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28518 10-in. 8/30/1923 Why Adam sinned Edward Frye ; Arthur Moss Male vocal duet, unaccompanied instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28577 10-in. 9/20/1923 Serenata do zampugnaro Alfredo Bascetta Male vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Victor B-28579 10-in. 9/20/1923 'E ghelle Taliane Alfredo Bascetta Male vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Victor B-28589 10-in. 9/25/1923 Fox del silbido Orquesta Internacional Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-28590 10-in. 9/25/1923 Jazz incaico Orquesta Internacional Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-28591 10-in. 9/25/1923 Fox de las aviadoras Orquesta Internacional Orchestra conductor  
(Results 1-25 of 2038 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shield, LeRoy," accessed April 17, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107319.

Shield, LeRoy. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 17, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107319.

"Shield, LeRoy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 17 April 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107319

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