Max Kortlander

Birth and Death Data: Born September 1st, 1890 (Grand Rapids), Died October 11th, 1961 (The Bronx)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1940

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

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-22904 10-in. 6/5/1919 Tell me Joseph C. Smith's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal chorus composer  
Victor B-23160 10-in. 9/17/1919 Tell me Lambert Murphy Male vocal solo, with violin obbligato and orchestra composer  
Victor B-23738 10-in. 2/13/1920 Hot Tamale Molly Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-24400 10-in. 8/23/1920 Anytime, anyday, anywhere Ambassador Orchestra ; Paul Whiteman Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-24516 10-in. 10/5/1920 12th Street rag All Star Trio Instrumental trio instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-26093 10-in. 2/14/1922 Bygones Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-26500 10-in. 6/1/1922 Whenever you're lonesome (Just telephone me) Billy Murray ; Aileen Stanley Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-27208 10-in. 12/5/1922 Red moon The Serenaders Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-32110 10-in. 3/19/1925 I'm a good gal but I'm a thousand miles from home Lloyd Finlay ; Lloyd Finlay Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-38102 10-in. 2/22/1927 Dizzy fingers Max Kortlander Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-38103 10-in. 2/22/1927 Spring fever Max Kortlander Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-41098 10-in. 12/5/1927 What are we waiting for? Edwin J. McEnelly Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-75947 10-in. 7/27/1933 When it's moonlight down in Lovers' Lane The Vagabonds Male vocal trio, with guitar composer  
Victor BS-75994 10-in. 8/1/1933 Lullaby lady (From Lullaby Lane) Bingham and Wells Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Victor BS-76606 10-in. 7/7/1933 Moonlight down in Lovers' Lane Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-78257 10-in. 10/20/1933 Lullaby lady (From Lullaby Lane) Jerry Freeman Orchestra ; Frank Sylvano Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-84244 10-in. 9/10/1934 If you love me, say so Angelo Ferdinando ; Hotel Great Northern Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-85017 10-in. 11/12/1934 If you love me, say so! Jan Garber Orchestra ; Lew Palmer Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-017468 10-in. 12/6/1937 I'm the one who loves you Jack Leonard ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-017490 10-in. 12/9/1937 I'm the one who loves you Shep Fields ; Bobby Goday ; Rippling Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-053520 10-in. 10/7/1940 Tell me Wayne King Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor [Trial 1920-04-30-03] Not documented 4/30/1920 Anytime, anyday, anywhere Victor Arden ; Max Kortlander Piano duet instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia 78552 10-in. 7/11/1919 Tell me Irving Kaufman ; Joseph M. Knecht ; Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer  
Columbia 78622 10-in. 9/4/1919 Tell me (Tell me why) Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 78722 10-in. 10/4/1919 Tell me Al Jolson Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 78830 10-in. 11/26/1919 Some day you'll know George Meader Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 78867 10-in. 12/17/1919 Some day you'll know Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 79424 10-in. 9/17/1920 Anytime, anyday, anywhere Art Hickman's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 79485 10-in. 10/27/1920 Like we used to be Fred Hughes Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 79858 10-in. 5/24/1921 I've lost my heart to the meanest girl in town Mary Stafford Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80231 10-in. 3/9/1922 Bygones California Ramblers Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80260 10-in. 3/23/1922 Bygones Eddie Elkins ; Knickerbocker Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80516 10-in. 8/10/1922 Whenever you're lonesome (Just telephone me) Nora Bayes Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 80865 10-in. 2/16/1923 Keeps on a-rainin' Bessie Smith ; Clarence Williams Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano songwriter  
Columbia 80877 10-in. 2/28/1923 Papa blues James P. Johnson Piano solo composer  
Columbia 80905 10-in. 3/15/1923 Red moon Columbia Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 81218 10-in. 9/16/1923 Ted Lewis popular favorites Ted Lewis Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 140209 10-in. 12/24/1924 Lover's waltz The Cavaliers Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W142209 10-in. 5/15/1926 Scatter your smiles Gangplank Orchestra ; Earl Gresh Jazz/dance band, with singing by members of the band instrumentalist, piano, songwriter  
Columbia W144152 10-in. 5/16/1927 I'm longing for my old gal Sal Art Gillham Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Columbia W146334 10-in. 5/25/1928 Felix the Cat Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W147267 10-in. 10/23/1928 Tell me Hugh Cross ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Columbia W148192 10-in. 4/8/1929 She's my girl (Oh! What a diff'rence that makes) Arthur Ross and his Westerners ; Robert Wood Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
OKeh S-7478 10-in. June 1920 Anytime, anyday, anywhere Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-7641 10-in. Nov. 1920 Like we used to be Elliott Shaw Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-7769 10-in. Feb. 1921 Sweet bells of San Jose Crescent Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-70687 10-in. June 1922 Whenever you're lonesome Markel's Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-70756 10-in. Aug. 1922 Some winter's night Markel's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71148 10-in. Jan. 1923 Red moon Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71390 10-in. Apr. 1923 Keeps on a-rainin' Sara Martin ; Clarence Williams Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh S-71545 10-in. May 1923 Papa blues Pete Wendling Piano solo composer  
OKeh W80215 10-in. 11/16/1926 Scatter your smiles Clarence Williams’ Blue Seven ; Eva Taylor Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh W80939 10-in. 5/26/1927 What would you say? Joe Davis Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
OKeh [OK cat 1262-A] 10-in. approximately 1919 Tell me Joseph A. Phillips Male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick 4371 10-in. approximately Oct. 1920 Anytime, anyday, anywhere All Star Trio Instrumental ensemble composer, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick 7778 10-in. approximately Mar. 1922 Bygones Carl Fenton’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick [10356a] 4/12/1923 Red moon Hawaiian Players Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) composer  
Brunswick 4473-4474 10-in. approximately Nov. 1920 Anytime, anyday, anywhere All Star Trio Instrumental ensemble composer, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick 8263-8265 10-in. approximately June 1922 Whenever you're lonesome Gene Rodemich’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with piano trio songwriter  
Brunswick 10374-10376 10-in. 4/13/1923 Red moon Hawaiian Novelty Orchestra Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) composer  
Brunswick E20237-E20238 10-in. 9/24/1926 Scatter your smiles Casa Lopez Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Edison 7457 10-in. 7/22/1920 Anytime, anyday, anywhere Green Brothers' Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 8335 10-in. 1/10/1922 All the time Club de Vingt Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 8471 10-in. 5/31/1922 Whenever you're lonesome (Just telephone me) Green Brothers' Novelty Band Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 8715 10-in. Feb. 1923 Red moon Ernest L. Stevens Piano solo composer  
Edison 8990 10-in. 5/18/1923 Red moon Walter Scanlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison 11102 10-in. 7/15/1926 To be with you Golden Gate Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 11208 10-in. 9/17/1926 Scatter your smiles Joe Candullo ; Everglades Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Vocalion E2710-E2711 10-in. 3/20/1928 Anytime, anyday, anywhere Leonard Hayton’s Blue Four Jazz/dance quartet composer  
Vocalion E3714-E3715 10-in. Sept. 1926 Scatter your smiles Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Vocalion E4524-E4526 10-in. 2/7/1927 I‘m longing for my old gal Sal Joe Davis Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Vocalion E4560-E4562 10-in. 2/23/1927 I'm longing for my old gal Sal Joe Davis Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kortlander, Max," accessed December 1, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111335.

Kortlander, Max. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 1, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111335.

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