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Gus Kahn

Gustav Gerson Kahn (November 6, 1886 – October 8, 1941) was an American lyricist.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 6th, 1886 (Koblenz), Died October 8th, 1941 (Beverly Hills)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1908 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer

Recordings (Results 201-225 of 1318 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BRC-53090 10-in. 5/11/1931 Building a home for you Walter Ashby ; Snooks Friedman ; Memphis Ramblers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-53430 10-in. 5/22/1929 Finding the long way home Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-53499 10-in. 7/9/1929 Liza Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-53518 10-in. 5/27/1929 Finding the long way home Park Central Orchestra ; Ben Pollack Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-53526 10-in. 5/29/1929 My dear Mildred Hunt Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-53994 10-in. 8/16/1929 When you come to the end of the day Paul Oliver [i.e., Frank Munn] Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-55066 10-in. 6/28/1929 Here we are Art Jarrett ; Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-55639 10-in. 7/31/1929 Do what you do! Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor CVE-56743 12-in. 10/3/1929 My buddy Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal trio and whistling lyricist  
Victor BVE-56816 10-in. 4/2/1930 The moonlight reminds me of you Helen Crawford ; Jesse Crawford Pipe organ duet, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-56818 10-in. 4/3/1930 You're the sweetest girl this side of heaven High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy ; Frank Luther Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-57227 10-in. 12/4/1929 Old Virginia moon Ted Fiorito Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal duet (takes 1-3); with male vocal solo (takes 4-6) lyricist  
Victor BVE-57237 10-in. 12/7/1929 Talk of the town Parker Gibbs ; Ted Weems Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-57265 10-in. 12/15/1929 Hangin' on the garden gate (Sayin' good-night!) Ted Fiorito Orchestra Orchestra, with vocal ensemble (takes 1 and 2); with male vocal solo (take 4) lyricist  
Victor BVE-57683 10-in. 2/4/1930 Where the golden daffodils grow High Hatters ; Frank Luther Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-58548 10-in. 2/4/1930 So sympathetic High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy ; Frank Luther Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-58558 10-in. 2/6/1930 The one I love just can't be bothered with me Burt Lorin ; Phil Spitalny Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-58568 10-in. 2/11/1930 My isle of golden dreams David Buttolph ; National Cavaliers Male vocal quartet, with guitar and piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-58629 10-in. 1/30/1930 Alone with my dreams Elliott Shaw ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-59624 10-in. 3/11/1930 The one I love just can't be bothered with me Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor PBVE-61053 10-in. 11/10/1930 My love for you George Olsen and his Music Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-62103 10-in. 4/22/1930 Around the corner Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BVE-62278 10-in. 6/17/1930 Around the corner Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-62358 10-in. 7/18/1930 Why have you forgotten Waikiki? Frank Munn ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (Hawaiian) lyricist  
Victor BVE-62361 10-in. 7/21/1930 A big bouquet for you Johnny Johnson Orchestra Jazz/dance band (takes 4-6); Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (takes 1-3) lyricist  
(Results 201-225 of 1318 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kahn, Gus," accessed February 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108721.

Kahn, Gus. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108721.

"Kahn, Gus." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 February 2021.

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