Al Boasberg (December 5, 1891 – June 18, 1937) was an American comedy writer in vaudeville, radio, and film, as well as being a film director.
Birth and Death Data: Born December 5, 1891 (Buffalo), Died June 18, 1937 (Los Angeles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-55073||10-in.||7/3/1929||Until the end||Charles Dornberger Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-55643||10-in.||7/30/1929||Until the end||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-57582||10-in.||12/5/1929||Until the end||Frank Munn||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||W148675||10-in.||6/8/1929||College days||Campus Boys ; Ted Wallace||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble||lyricist|
|Columbia||W148692||10-in.||6/12/1929||Until the end||Fred Rich Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet||lyricist|
|Columbia||149128||10-in.||10/10/1929||Until the end||Jerry Mason and his Californians [Selvin's Orchestra] ; Arthur Seelig||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Brunswick||E30366||10-in.||July 1929||Until the end||Nick Lucas||Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano||songwriter|
|Brunswick||C4020||10-in.||8/9/1929||Until the end||The Ambassadors [Jay Richards Orchestra]||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||lyricist|
|Brunswick||LAE530||10-in.||6/14/1929||Until the end||Palace Hotel Orchestra ; Jesse Stafford||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo; without vocal (take G)||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Boasberg, Al," accessed October 1, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108734.
Boasberg, Al. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 1, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108734.
"Boasberg, Al." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 1 October 2022.
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