Birth and Death Data: Born 1897
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1940
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer, songwriter, guitar, kazoo, lyricist, ukulele, piano, banjo, violin
Notes: Often billed himself as "Shufflin' Sam." Pseudonym for Clarence Todd.
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 65 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-36059||10-in.||8/23/1926||Senegalese stomp||Savoy Bearcats||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BVE-38048||10-in.||5/20/1927||I'm going to see my ma||Alberta Hunter||Female vocal solo, with pipe organ||composer|
|Victor||BVE-38049||10-in.||5/20/1927||I'm going to see my ma||Fats Waller||Pipe organ solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-98896||10-in.||2/1/1936||Oooh! Look-a-there, ain't she pretty?||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-99113||10-in.||2/14/1936||Goin' back West in the fall||J. E. Mainer's Mountaineers||Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal ensemble||vocalist, instrumentalist, banjo, guitar|
|Victor||BS-99114||10-in.||2/14/1936||New lost train blues||J. E. Mainer's Mountaineers||2 fiddles (violins) and guitar||instrumentalist, violin|
|Victor||BS-99115||10-in.||2/14/1936||Number 111||J. E. Mainer's Mountaineers||Fiddle (violin) and 2 guitars, with talk||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Victor||BS-99116||10-in.||2/14/1936||I am walking in the light||J. E. Mainer's Mountaineers||Male vocal trio, with banjo and guitar||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-99117||10-in.||2/14/1936||Don't cause Mother's hair to go grey||J. E. Mainer's Mountaineers||Male vocal duet, with banjo and guitar||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-99121||10-in.||2/14/1936||Satisfied||J. E. Mainer's Mountaineers||Male vocal trio, with fiddle (violin) and guitar||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-99122||10-in.||2/14/1936||One to love me||J. E. Mainer's Mountaineers||Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-102717||10-in.||6/20/1936||What a friend we have in Mother||Dixie Reelers||Male vocal trio, with 2 guitars||vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar|
|Victor||BS-102718||10-in.||6/20/1936||My heart is broken for you||Dixie Reelers||Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars||instrumentalist, guitar|
|Victor||BS-102719||10-in.||6/20/1936||The answer to "Maple on the hill"—part 2||Dixie Reelers||Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-102720||10-in.||6/20/1936||Lonesome valley—part 2||Dixie Reelers||Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-102721||10-in.||6/20/1936||Walkin' in my sleep||Dixie Reelers||Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars and violin||vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar|
|Victor||BS-102722||10-in.||6/20/1936||Father, dear Father||Dixie Reelers||Male vocal trio, with violin and 2 guitars||instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist|
|Victor||BS-102723||10-in.||6/20/1936||I shall not be moved||Dixie Reelers||Male vocal trio, with guitars||instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist|
|Victor||BS-102724||10-in.||6/20/1936||Do you want to see Mother again?||Dixie Reelers||Male vocal duet, with violin and guitar||instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist|
|Victor||BS-023222||10-in.||5/13/1938||Sweet and tender||Bon Bon ; Jan Savitt ; Top Hatters||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-038052||10-in.||8/24/1939||Love grows on the white oak tree||Hal Kemp Orchestra ; Smoothies||Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal ensemble||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BS-038279||10-in.||7/17/1939||Love grows on the white oak tree||Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Judy Ellington||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BS-057746||10-in.||11/26/1940||Chilly and cold||Bob Chester Orchestra ; Betty Bradley||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W140495||10-in.||4/4/1925||Papa, de-da-da||St. Louis Rhythm Kings||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Columbia||W141368||10-in.||12/9/1925||Papa de-da-da||Ed Smalle||Male vocal solo, with piano||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Todd, Clarence," accessed October 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108156.
Todd, Clarence. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108156.
"Todd, Clarence." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 October 2021.
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