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Abner Silver

Abner Silberman (28 December 1899, New York City, New York, United States - 24 November 1966) as pen name Abner Silver, was an American songwriter who worked primarily during the Tin Pan Alley era of the craft.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 28th, 1899, Died November 24th, 1966 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1918 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist, piano

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 381 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-22671 10-in. 4/7/1919 You can't blame the girlies at all (They all want to marry a soldier) Arthur Fields Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-23916 10-in. 4/7/1920 There's a typical Tipperary over here Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-23998 10-in. 5/6/1920 There's a typical Tipperary over here American Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-24373 10-in. 8/10/1920 Early to bed and early to rise (never made anyone wise) Aileen Stanley Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-24580 10-in. 11/24/1920 In the dusk Original Dixieland Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-24672 10-in. 11/1/1920 My home town is a one-horse town, but it's big enough for me Harmonizers Quartet ; Victor Roberts [i.e., Billy Jones] Male vocal quartet and soloist, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-25988 10-in. 2/1/1922 Angel child Roy Bargy ; Benson Orchestra of Chicago Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-26448 10-in. 5/2/1922 Angel child Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-26802 10-in. 7/17/1922 Say it while dancing Roy Bargy ; Benson Orchestra of Chicago Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-27052 10-in. 10/27/1922 Carry me back to my Carolina home Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-27819 10-in. 4/11/1923 When will the sun shine for me? International Novelty Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor B-28029 10-in. 5/24/1923 Bebe Brooke Johns Orchestra ; Brooke Johns Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor B-28170 10-in. 7/11/1923 When will the sun shine for me? Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-29131 10-in. 12/14/1923 I'm goin' South Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor B-29164 10-in. 12/28/1923 I'm goin' South George Price ; Virginians Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor B-30569 10-in. 8/14/1924 Morning (Won't you ever come 'round) Benson Orchestra of Chicago ; Don Bestor Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-30573 10-in. 8/13/1924 Dumb Dora Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-30575 10-in. 8/14/1924 Main Street wasn't big enough for Mary Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-30790 10-in. 9/9/1924 Morning (Won't you ever come 'round) Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-30814 10-in. 9/12/1924 Bring back those rock-a-bye baby days George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-30885 10-in. 10/3/1924 Lucille Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-31203 10-in. 11/22/1924 Bring back those rock-a-bye baby days Dick Long ; Nankin CafĂ© Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-31401 10-in. 11/11/1924 Old maid Jim Jane Green Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-31455 10-in. 11/26/1924 The blues have got me Jane Green Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-31738 10-in. 1/20/1925 I ain't got nobody to love Aileen Stanley Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 1-25 of 381 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Silver, Abner," accessed September 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108549.

Silver, Abner. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108549.

"Silver, Abner." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 September 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108549

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