Dave Stamper (November 10, 1883 – September 18, 1963) was an American songwriter of the Tin Pan Alley and vaudeville eras, a contributor to twenty-one editions of the Ziegfeld Follies, writer for the Fox Film Corporation, and composer of more than one thousand songs, in spite of never learning to read or write traditional music notation. He may have written "Shine On Harvest Moon", a claim supported by vaudeville performer and writer Eddie Cantor. He was also a charter member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers or ASCAP.
Birth and Death Data: Born November 10th, 1883 (New York City), Died September 18th, 1963 (Poughkeepsie)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1913 - 1941
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, piano
Recordings (Results 126-137 of 137 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Edison||6284||10-in.||July 1918||Garden of my dreams||Vernon Dalhart ; Gladys Rice||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||6893||10-in.||7/31/1919||Shimmee town||All Star Trio||Instrumental trio||composer|
|Edison||8104||10-in.||6/28/1921||Bring back my blushing rose||Broadway Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||8126||10-in.||7/12/1921||Sally won't you come back?||James Doherty||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||8498||10-in.||6/22/1922||'Neath the South Sea moon||Atlantic Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||songwriter, composer|
|Edison||9266||10-in.||11/27/1923||Shake your feet||Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||9619||10-in.||7/16/1924||Lonely little melody||Atlantic Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||9964||10-in.||1/23/1925||Ever lovin' bee||14 Virginians ; Ace Brigode||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||10527||10-in.||7/28/1925||Syncopating Sadie||Tennessee Happy Boys||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Edison||11934||10-in.||10/5/1927||Underneath the Wabash moon||Louis Lilienfeld Hotel Biltmore Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||18148||10-in.||1/3/1928||Maybe I'll baby you||Palais D'Or Orchestra ; B. A. Rolfe||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Edison||18158||10-in.||1/9/1928||Lovely lady||Oreste Queensland Orchestra ; The Songsters||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Stamper, Dave," accessed October 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110850.
Stamper, Dave. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110850.
"Stamper, Dave." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 October 2021.
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