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 April 29th, 1947 (New Brighton)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1933

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

Recordings (Results 101-109 of 109 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison N-345 10-in. 7/24/1928 I love to dunk a hunk of sponge cake The Happiness Boys ; Dave Kaplan Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist, composer  
Edison N-646 10-in. 12/19/1928 I'm wild about horns on automobiles that go 'ta-ta-ta-ta' 7 Blue Babies ; Jack Dalton Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer, lyricist  
Gramophone BK2242 10-in. 7/12/1927 Was hat man denn meiner Marianne getan? George Kober Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Vocalion E1828-E1830 10-in. 11/27/1925 How she loves me is nobody's business Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with banjo and piano songwriter  
Vocalion E1946-E1948 10-in. 12/16/1925 How she loves me is nobody's business Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with banjo and piano lyricist  
Vocalion E2037-E2039 10-in. 1/6/1926 How she loves me is nobody's business Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Vocalion E4473-E4475 10-in. 1/31/1927 I can’t believe that you’re in love with me Blue Ribbon Quartet Male vocal quartet, with piano and lute lyricist  
Vocalion E4784-E4786 10-in. 3/30/1927 Looking for the sunshine, walking around in the rain Evelyn Thompson Female vocal solo, with clarinet, cornet, and piano lyricist  
Vocalion 306W-308W 10-in. 2/3/1925 Doo wacka doo Earl and Bell Male vocal duet, with guitar lyricist  
(Results 101-109 of 109 records)

Citation

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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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109415

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