Frank Marks

Franklyn Marks (May 31, 1911, Cleveland, Ohio - July 12, 1976, Sherman Oaks, California) was an American composer and arranger, who worked principally in the idioms of film soundtracks and jazz.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 31st, 1911 (Cleveland), Died July 12th, 1976

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter

Notes: Sometimes listed as Franklyn Marks.


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor D9VB-670 10-in. 7/14/1949 Cold potato Meredith Howard Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  


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"Marks, Frank." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 20 April 2021.

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