Herman Hupfeld

Herman Hupfeld (February 1, 1894 – June 8, 1951) was an American songwriter whose most notable composition was "As Time Goes By". He wrote both the lyrics and music.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 1st, 1894 (Montclair), Died June 8th, 1951 (Montclair)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-39575 10-in. 8/19/1927 The Calinda Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus composer  
Victor BVE-39989 10-in. 8/18/1927 Baby's blue Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-63387 10-in. 10/10/1930 Cante alguna tontería Marimba Centro-Americana Marimba band composer  
Victor BVE-63618 10-in. 9/3/1930 Sing something simple Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Victor BVE-63691 10-in. 10/2/1930 Sing something simple The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano lyricist, composer  
Victor BRC-69934 10-in. 6/15/1931 When Yuba plays the rumba on the tuba Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor BRC-70128 10-in. 7/25/1931 As time goes by Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor LBRC-70138 10-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 7/30/1931 Join the Victor artists' party Victor Arden ; Frank Crumit ; Phil Ohman ; The Revelers ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Symphony Orchestra Demonstration record : Orchestra, vocalists, and speaker lyricist, composer  
Victor BRC-70203 10-in. 7/24/1931 When Yuba plays the rumba on his tuba The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano composer, lyricist  
Victor BRC-70263 10-in. 9/28/1931 When Yuba plays the rumba on the tuba Marimba Centro-Americana Marimba band lyricist, composer  
Victor LBVE-70626 10-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 11/27/1931 Cuban love song [from The Cuban love song) Wayne King Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist, composer  
Victor BRC-71883 10-in. 2/23/1932 Down the old back road Mart Britt Orchestra ; Bill Robertson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-73581 10-in. 9/26/1932 Let's put out the lights (And go to sleep) Paul Whiteman Orchestra ; Ramona Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and piano solo composer, lyricist  
Victor BVE-73888 10-in. 10/28/1932 Let's put out the lights (And go to sleep) Pennsylvania Collegians Jazz/dance band, with vocal ensemble composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-73941 10-in. 11/10/1932 Anybody's college song Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-74754 10-in. 12/29/1932 Vamos a apagar la vela Trini Varela Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor BS-74967 10-in. 1/23/1933 One more night Greta Keller Female vocal solo, with orchestra (takes 1 and 2); with instrumental ensemble (takes 3 and 4) composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-76673 10-in. 7/20/1933 Are you making any money Paul Whiteman Orchestra ; Ramona Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-77616 10-in. 9/6/1933 Savage serenade Connecticut Yankees Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-77646 10-in. 9/11/1933 Night owl Paul Whiteman Orchestra ; Rhythm Boys Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-78073 10-in. 10/3/1933 Savage serenade Leo Reisman Orchestra ; Sally Schermerhorn Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-81267 10-in. 1/26/1934 Goopy Geer Ramona Female vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-033761 10-in. 2/24/1939 Ad-de-day (Song of the Cuban money divers) Elisse Cooper ; Eddie De Lange Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and vocal ensemble lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-041598 10-in. 8/22/1939 Sing something simple Maxine Sullivan Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist, composer  
Victor PBS-072078 10-in. 2/6/1942 I just couldn't say it before Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 144616 10-in. 9/2/1927 The Calinda Manhattan Dance Makers Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W144623 10-in. 9/2/1927 The Calinda Scrappy Lambert ; Radiolites Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Columbia W144641 10-in. 9/10/1927 Baby's blue Don Voorhees Orchestra ; Frank Harris Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Columbia [W]150733 10-in. 8/26/1930 Sing something simple Lloyd Keating and his Music Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Columbia W150751 10-in. 9/3/1930 Sing something simple Fred Rich Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Columbia [W]150763 10-in. 9/4/1930 Sing something simple Milt Coleman Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano lyricist, composer  
Columbia W151610 10-in. 6/15/1931 When Yuba plays the rumba on the tuba The Knickerbockers ; The Rondoliers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet lyricist, composer  
Columbia W151778 10-in. 9/10/1931 As time goes by Columbians [Fred Rich Orchestra] Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Columbia W152298 10-in. 9/9/1932 Let's put out the lights (And go to sleep) Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Columbia W152482 10-in. 9/7/1933 Savage serenade Bob Borger ; George Olsen and his Music ; Jack Gifford ; Bob Rice Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio composer, lyricist  
Columbia W152484 10-in. 9/7/1933 Night owl George Olsen and his Music ; Ethel Shutta Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Columbia W351047 10-in. 6/18/1931 When Yuba plays the rhumba on the tuba Selvin’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Columbia W351087 10-in. 8/13/1931 As time goes by Selvin’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Brunswick E34404 10-in. Sept. 1930 Sing something simple Jacques Renard Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E34405 10-in. Sept. 1930 Sing something simple Jacques Renard Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E37251 10-in. 10/17/1931 As time goes by Jacques Renard Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Edison 11933 10-in. 10/5/1927 The Calinda Louis Lilienfeld Hotel Biltmore Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hupfeld, Herman," accessed April 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110296.

Hupfeld, Herman. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110296.

"Hupfeld, Herman." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 April 2021.

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