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|
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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