George J. Gaskin

George J. Gaskin (1863–1920) was one of the most popular singers the United States in the 1890s and an early American recording artist.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1863, Died 1920

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1894 - 1916

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, performer

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Recordings (Results 151-175 of 393 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 226 10-in. ca. 1901 I've a longing in my heart for you, Louise Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 228 10-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 Sweet Annie Moore George J. Gaskin Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 230 7-in. ca. 1901 Hello, central! Give me heaven Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 230 10-in. ca. 1901 Hello, Central! Give me heaven Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 231 7-in. ca. 1901 Vaudeville specialty Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 231 10-in. ca. 1901 Vaudeville specialty Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 323 7-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 For freedom and Ireland Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 323 10-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 For freedom and Ireland Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 324 7-in. ca. 1901 I can't tell why I love you, but I do Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 324 10-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 I can't tell why I love you, but I do Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 326 7-in. ca. 1901 He laid away a suit of gray to wear the Union blue Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 326 10-in. ca. 1901 He laid away a suit of gray to wear the Union blue Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 329 10-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 The wedding of the Reuben and the maid Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 353 7-in. ca. 1901 Sing again that sweet refrain Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 353 10-in. ca. 1901 Sing again that sweet refrain Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 356 7-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 Killarney Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 356 10-in. ca. 1901 Killarney Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 357 7-in. ca. 1901 I'll be with you when the roses bloom again Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 357 10-in. ca. 1901 I'll be with you when the roses bloom again Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 449 10-in. approximately 1901 Church scene Artists vary Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 646 10-in. ca. 1902-1904 Sadie Ray Imperial Minstrels Minstrels, with male vocal solo and orchestra performer  
Columbia 653 10-in. ca. 1902 The mocking bird medley Spencer Trio Male vocal trio, with whistling vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 688 10-in. ca. 1902 As your hair grows whiter Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 696 7-in. ca. 1902 Little Alabama coon Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 696 10-in. ca. 1902 Little Alabama coon Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 151-175 of 393 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gaskin, George J.," accessed February 3, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107957.

Gaskin, George J.. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 3, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107957.

"Gaskin, George J.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 3 February 2023.

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