Hans-Werner Janssen (1 June 1899 – 19 September 1990) was an American conductor of classical music, and composer of classical music and film scores. He was the first New York born conductor to lead the New York Philharmonic. For his film work he was nominated for six Academy Awards.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 1st, 1899 (New York City), Died September 19th, 1990 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1939
Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor, composer, piano
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-27628||10-in.||2/28/1923||Lady Butterfly||Great White Way Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||Composer|
|Victor||B-32248||10-in.||3/24/1925||Toddle along||George Olsen and his Music||Jazz/dance band||Composer|
|Victor||CVE-53482||12-in.||7/2/1929||New Year's Eve in New York||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Symphony Orchestra||Orchestra||Composer|
|Victor||CVE-53483||12-in.||7/2/1929||New Year's Eve in New York||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Symphony Orchestra||Orchestra||Composer|
|Victor||CVE-53484||12-in.||7/2/1929||New Year's Eve in New York||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Symphony Orchestra||Orchestra||Composer|
|Victor||CVE-53485||12-in.||7/2/1929||New Year's Eve in New York, part 4||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Symphony Orchestra||Orchestra||Composer|
|Victor||BS-038318||10-in.||7/10/1939||Winter blossoms||Wayne King ; Wayne King Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||Composer|
|Victor||[Trial 1924-10-17-01]||10-in.||10/17/1924||Itching fingers||Werner Janssen||Piano solo||Performer, piano|
|Columbia||80346||10-in.||5/12/1922||You're like a ray of sunshine||Ray Miller Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||Composer|
|Columbia||W147429||10-in.||11/22/1928||Come on and make whoopee||The Diplomats||Vocal ensemble, with piano||Composer|
|OKeh||S-73283||10-in.||4/1/1925||Toddle along||Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez||Jazz/dance band||Composer|
|Brunswick||9910-9912||10-in.||2/14/1923||Wonderful you||Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||Composer|
|Edison||8846||10-in.||2/14/1923||Wonderful you||Atlantic Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||Composer|
|Edison||10289||10-in.||4/1/1925||Toddle along||Jack Stillman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||Composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Janssen, Werner," accessed September 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109010.
Janssen, Werner. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109010.
"Janssen, Werner." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 September 2020.
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