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 October 8th, 1968 (Hollywood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1940
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger, songwriter
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 33 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|
|Victor||BS-044821||10-in.||2/13/1940||It happened in Kaloha||Harvey Crawford ; Art Kassel ; Kassels-in-the-Air Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||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||144613||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||C3989||10-in.||8/5/1929||Head low||Reuben Reeves ; River Boys||Jazz/dance band, with vocal quartet||composer|
|Brunswick||C4131||10-in.||8/18/1929||Head low||Reuben Reeves ; River Boys||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||composer|
|Brunswick||C4719||10-in.||11/12/1929||Head low||Lloyd Huntley Isle O’ Blues Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal effects||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||E2587-E2589||10-in.||3/3/1926||Horses||Six Jumping Jacks||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||arranger|
|Brunswick||E2590-E2592||10-in.||3/3/1926||Katinka||Six Hayseeds||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||arranger|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Skinner, Frank," accessed September 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109046.
Skinner, Frank. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109046.
"Skinner, Frank." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 September 2021.
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