Clarence Gaskill

Clarence Gaskill (February 2, 1892 – April 29, 1948) was an American composer and lyricist active during the 1920s to early 1930s. His most well-known songs include, Doo-Wacka-Doo (1921). I Can't Believe That You're in Love with Me (1927), and Prisoner of Love (1932). His first hit came in 1919 with I Love You Just the Same, Sweet Adeline.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 2nd, 1892 (Philadelphia), Died New Brighton

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer, songwriter, piano

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 108 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-18893 10-in. 12/29/1916 That's how you can tell they're Irish Van and Schenck Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-23181 10-in. 10/1/1919 I love you just the same, sweet Adeline Charles Harrison ; Lewis James Male vocal duet, with celeste, violin, and orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-23768 10-in. 3/12/1920 Who'll take the place of Mary? Crescent Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-24579 10-in. 11/24/1920 Let the rest of the world go by Frank Ferera ; Anthony J. Franchini Guitar duet (Hawaiian) composer  
Victor B-24655 10-in. 10/22/1920 I've got the blues for my Kentucky home Aileen Stanley Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-27055 10-in. 10/30/1922 Waltzing the blues Victor Arden ; Phil Ohman Piano duet composer  
Victor B-27166 10-in. 11/21/1922 Waltzing the blues Victor Arden ; Phil Ohman Piano duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-29166 10-in. 12/31/1923 Happy and go-lucky in my old Kentucky home Billy Murray ; Ed Smalle ; Virginians Male vocal duet, with jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-30698 10-in. 9/5/1924 Doo wacka doo Billy Murray ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-33501 10-in. 9/22/1925 A kiss in the moonlight B.F. Goodrich Silvertown Cord Orchestra ; Joseph M. Knecht Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-33629 10-in. 11/25/1925 Why aren't yez eatin' more oranges? (From Cal-i-for-ni-ay) The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-34170 10-in. 12/21/1925 How I love her and she loves me is nobody's business Gene Austin ; Dave Franklin Male vocal solo, with violin, cornet, and piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-35556 10-in. 6/29/1926 Dorothy Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-36055 10-in. 8/20/1926 When Down South Morgan plays the old mouth organ Jimmy Smith Harmonica solo, with piano composer, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-36575 10-in. 11/1/1926 I don't mind being all alone (When I'm all alone with you) Art Landry Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-37792 10-in. 2/17/1927 I can't believe that you're in love with me Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars and piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-38132 10-in. 3/2/1927 I can't believe that you're in love with me Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BAVE-44993 10-in. Winter 1930 Estoy loco por la bocina del automóvil Orquesta Adolfo Carabelli Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-46603 10-in. 7/24/1928 I love to dunk a hunk of sponge-cake The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano songwriter  
Victor BVE-49688 10-in. 1/28/1929 Eddie Cantor's automobile horn song Eddie Cantor Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor BVE-51019 10-in. 3/8/1929 I'm wild about horns on automobiles, that go ta-ta-ta-ta Billy Hays Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-57547 10-in. 11/20/1929 At Father Powers's grave Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with cornet and organ composer  
Victor BAVE-60051 10-in. Winter 1930 Estoy loca por la bocina del automóvil Libertad Lamarque Female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-62213 10-in. 5/1/1930 The mug song High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet composer  
Victor BVE-63665 10-in. 9/19/1930 Still I love her Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
(Results 1-25 of 108 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gaskill, Clarence," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109415.

Gaskill, Clarence. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109415.

"Gaskill, Clarence." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.

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