Frank Skinner

Frank Skinner (December 31, 1897 – October 9, 1968) was an American film composer and arranger.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 31st, 1897 (Meredosia), Died Hollywood

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger, songwriter

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-36438 10-in. 10/1/1926 I'd love to call you my sweetheart Owen A. Bartlett ; Jesse Crawford ; Jean Goldkette's Book-Cadillac Hotel Orchestra Pipe organ solo, with jazz/dance band arranger  
Victor BVE-39619 10-in. 7/1/1927 Zulu wail Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-43162 10-in. 3/21/1928 As long as I live (I'll love you) Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and chorus arranger  
Victor BVE-62681 10-in. 7/21/1930 If I had a girl like you Henny Hendrickson ; Louisville Serenaders Jazz/dance band arranger  
Victor CVE-62684 12-in. 7/21/1930 I'm needin' you Henny Hendrickson ; Louisville Serenaders Jazz/dance band arranger  
Victor BRC-68234 10-in. 6/11/1931 It looks like Susie Blanche Calloway and her Joy Boys Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo arranger  
Victor PBS-09423 10-in. 5/3/1937 D melody (Fox trot no. 2) Frank Skinner Dubbed recording from film composer  
Victor PBS-09424 10-in. 5/3/1937 Dance in F (Fox trot no. 3) Frank Skinner Dubbed recording from film composer  
Victor PCS-09425 12-in. 5/3/1937 Wasn't it you (Fox trot no. 1) Frank Skinner Dubbed recording from film composer  
Victor PCS-09426 12-in. 5/3/1937 Some day you'll be mine (Fox trot no. 5) Frank Skinner Dubbed recording from film composer  
Columbia W142387 10-in. 7/12/1926 Here I am Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Columbia W144252 10-in. 6/1/1927 Zulu wail Al Lentz Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W144613 10-in. 8/31/1927 Zulu wail University Six Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W148463 10-in. 4/19/1929 Head low Deep River Orchestra ; Willard Robison Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
OKeh W80875 10-in. 5/13/1927 Zulu wail Sol S. Wagner Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh W81431 10-in. 9/9/1927 Zulu wail Ted Wallace and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick C2105 10-in. 7/21/1928 Skinner’s sock Louisiana Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick C2217 10-in. 8/13/1928 Skinner’s sock Louisiana Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E28154 10-in. 8/27/1928 Moonlight madness (Then you were gone) Arrowhead Inn Orchestra ; Francis Luther Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) arranger  
Brunswick E23503-E23505 10-in. 6/7/1927 Zulu wail Bottomland Orchestra ; Clarence Williams Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo; without vocal (take E23505) songwriter  
Edison 11756 10-in. 6/22/1927 Zulu wail Duke Yellman Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Vocalion E2587-E2589 10-in. 3/3/1926 Horses Six Jumping Jacks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Vocalion E2590-E2592 10-in. 3/3/1926 Katinka Six Hayseeds Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Vocalion E2689-E2691 10-in. 3/23/1926 Horses Six Hayseeds Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Vocalion E3355-E3357 10-in. 7/1/1926 Ting-a-ling Meximarimba Band Marimba band arranger  
(Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Skinner, Frank," accessed September 30, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109046.

Skinner, Frank. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 30, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109046.

"Skinner, Frank." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 30 September 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109046

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