Bob Schafer

Birth and Death Data: Born July 24, 1897, Died September 28, 1943

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1932

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

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Recordings (Results 26-50 of 63 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 141594 10-in. 2/2/1926 Tell me why you and I should be strangers Ernie Golden ; Hotel McAlpin Orchestra ; Billy West Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia 142367 10-in. 7/6/1926 I never cried before I met you WMCA Broadcasters Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W142651 10-in. 9/18/1926 My special friend is back in town Ethel Waters Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano lyricist  
Columbia W142973 10-in. 11/30/1926 Still waters Harriet Lee ; Juanita Rae Female vocal duet lyricist  
Columbia W143274 10-in. 1/9/1927 Still waters Charles Kaley ; Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W143438 10-in. 3/8/1927 Sonya Mory Leaf Male vocal solo, with ukulele lyricist  
Columbia W145694 10-in. 2/29/1928 When Ben Selvin and his Orchestra ; Frank Harris Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W146898 10-in. 8/27/1928 Louisiana Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble lyricist  
Columbia W148638 10-in. 5/28/1929 In our cottage of love Clarence Williams’ Jazz Kings Jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-7535 10-in. Aug. 1920 Ev'rything about you tells me that you're Irish Ada Jones Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh S-70070 10-in. Aug. 1921 I didn't start in to love you (Until you stopped loving me) Daisy Martin ; Tampa Blue Jazz Band Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
OKeh S-70075 10-in. Aug. 1921 Daddy, your mama is lonesome for you Mamie Smith and her Jazz Band Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
OKeh S-70790 10-in. Aug. 1922 Got to cool my doggies now Jazz Hounds ; Mamie Smith Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-72322 10-in. Feb. 1924 Sittin' on the curbstone blues Piron's New Orleans Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-72622 10-in. June 1924 Sadie O'Brady Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
OKeh S-72997 10-in. 11/25/1924 Changeable daddy of mine Clarence Williams’ Blue Five ; Margaret Johnson Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet lyricist  
OKeh 73530 10-in. Aug. 1925 Sonya (Yup, alay yup) Billy Jones ; Okeh Syncopators Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh 73626 10-in. 9/17/1925 Some other bird whistled a tune Billy Jones ; The Red Hotters Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick 8926-8928 10-in. approximately Oct. 1922 Got to cool my doggies now Cotton Pickers Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick 11345-11347 10-in. 9/18/1923 Walk, Jenny, walk Cotton Pickers Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 14350-14353 10-in. 11/24/1924 Choo-choo Gene Rodemich’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E28682 10-in. approximately Nov. 1928 Louisiana The Cross Roads Inn Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal lyricist  
Brunswick E3557-E3559 10-in. 7/26/1926 I never cried before I met you Essex Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E26730-E26732 10-in. 2/29/1928 When Kenn Sisson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet; without vocal (take G) lyricist  
Brunswick XE27235-XE27237 12-in. 3/31/1928 Ol’ Man River Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra ; Bob Schafer Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take XE27237) vocalist  
(Results 26-50 of 63 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Schafer, Bob," accessed June 13, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109991.

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