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 April 29th, 1947 (New Brighton)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1933
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer, songwriter, piano
Recordings (Results 51-75 of 109 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||144614||10-in.||9/1/1927||I can't believe that you're in love with me||Victor Irwin and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W144940||10-in.||11/1/1927||I can't believe that you're in love with me||Ed Lowry||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||W148038||10-in.||3/7/1929||I'm wild about horns on automobiles that go ta-ta-ta-ta||Harry Reser's Syncopators||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||148122||10-in.||3/22/1929||The copper and the gunman||Ned Cobben||Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||[W]149450||10-in.||11/21/1929||At Father Powers' grave||Mack Allen||Male vocal solo, with cornet and organ (takes 1, 2, and 4); with fiddle (violin), cornet, and guitar (take 3)||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||[W]149786||10-in.||1/21/1930||The tariff bill song||Mack Allen||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||[W]150019||10-in.||2/26/1930||Just an old Spanish custom||Mack Allen||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||W150412||10-in.||5/13/1930||The mug song||Johnny Walker and his Rollickers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet||composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||W150433||10-in.||5/16/1930||The tariff bill song||Al Craver||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W150902||10-in.||10/24/1930||Still I love her||Ben Selvin and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W152142||10-in.||3/17/1932||Willie the wailer||Jimmy Jordan||Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano||composer|
|Columbia||W152571||10-in.||12/1/1933||Another perfect day has passed away||George Olsen and his Music||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||W351049||10-in.||6/30/1931||I can't believe that you're in love with me||Mound City Blue Blowers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|OKeh||S-7117||10-in.||ca. Dec. 1919||I love you just the same||Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||songwriter|
|OKeh||S-7318||10-in.||Mar. 1920||Who'll take the place of Mary?||Crescent Trio||Male vocal trio, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|OKeh||9011||10-in.||Mar. 1925||Nobody's business||Charles Nabell||Male vocal solo, with guitar||lyricist|
|OKeh||S-70946||10-in.||Oct. 1922||Sweet Adeline||Shannon Four||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||songwriter|
|OKeh||S-72128||10-in.||Nov. 1923||Happy and go-lucky in my old Kentucky home||Jack Kaufman ; John Ryan||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|OKeh||S-72639||10-in.||June 1924||Oh Sarah! Won't you please pull down that shade?||Glantz and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|OKeh||S-73365||10-in.||May 1925||Oh! Heinrich (You're so nice)||Henry Cogert ; The Red Hotters||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|OKeh||73569||10-in.||Aug. 1925||A kiss in the moonlight||Bruce Wallace||Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio||lyricist, composer|
|OKeh||73966||10-in.||Jan. 1926||How she loves me is nobody's business||The Happiness Boys||Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble||songwriter|
|OKeh||74021||10-in.||Feb. 1926||Dorothy||Casa Lopez Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez ; Bruce Wallace||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist, composer|
|OKeh||W80206||10-in.||11/10/1926||I don't mind being all alone (When I'm all alone with you)||Sam Lanin ; Melody Sheiks||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|OKeh||W80948||10-in.||5/31/1927||I can't believe that you're in love with me||Ralph Dunn||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gaskill, Clarence," accessed April 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109415.
Gaskill, Clarence. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109415.
"Gaskill, Clarence." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 April 2021.
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