George Drumm

George Drumm (1874 – December 16, 1959) was a German-American composer, musician, and conductor known for composing "Hail, America", reportedly a favorite march of Dwight Eisenhower, which has been regularly performed at official United States government ceremonies since the 1950s.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1874 (Erdesbach), Died December 16th, 1959 (New York City;Dobbs Ferry)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-42973 10-in. 9/24/1928 Springtime Victor Orchestra Orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Drumm, George," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108494.

Drumm, George. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108494.

"Drumm, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108494

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