Marlin Skiles

Marlin Skiles (1906–1981) was an American composer of film and television scores.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 17, 1906 (Harrisburg), Died May 1, 1981 (San Diego)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-81975 10-in. 3/22/1934 Waitin' at the gate for Katy Maurice Cross ; Don Bestor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  


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