George White

George White (15 April 1891 – 11 November 1968) was an American theatrical and film producer and director who also was an actor, choreographer, composer, dancer, dramatist, lyricist and screenwriter, as well as a Broadway theater-owner.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 15th, 1891 (New York City), Died Hollywood

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-55661 10-in. 8/30/1929 Bottoms up Frank Luther ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W148988 10-in. 9/10/1929 Bottoms up Campus Boys ; Ted Wallace Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio songwriter  
Columbia W148989 10-in. 9/10/1929 Bigger and better than ever Campus Boys ; Ted Wallace Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio songwriter  
Columbia W149011 10-in. 9/17/1929 Bigger and better than ever Arthur Fields ; The Harmonians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W149012 10-in. 9/17/1929 Bottoms up Arthur Fields ; The Harmonians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E30710 12-in. 8/26/1929 Bottoms up Frances Williams Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick XE30711 12-in. 8/26/1929 Bigger and better than ever Frances Williams Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick E30858-E30859 10-in. Sept. 1929 Bottoms up Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) songwriter  
Brunswick E30862-E30863 10-in. Sept. 1929 Bigger and better than ever Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) songwriter  
Edison N-1156 10-in. 9/25/1929 Bottoms up Phil Spitalny's Music Jazz/dance band, with female vocal duet songwriter  
Edison N-1157 10-in. 9/25/1929 Bigger and better than ever Phil Spitalny's Music Jazz/dance band, with vocal songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "White, George," accessed October 29, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108764.

White, George. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 29, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108764.

"White, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 29 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108764

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