Amy Ashmore Clark
Amy Ashmore Clark (May 6, 1882 – January 9, 1954) was a Canadian-born American songwriter, composer, and businesswoman, "equally popular and successful as a writer of lyrics for other people's music, and a writer music for other people's lyrics", despite being unable to read or write music. She also appeared in musical comedy and vaudeville, worked in music publishing, and at several magazines.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1882 (Toronto), Died 1954 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1928
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-18558||10-in.||10/17/1916||My rosary for you||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with violin and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||PBVE-42015||10-in.||2/17/1928||I'm telling the world (That I love you)||Horace Heidt Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||47049||10-in.||9/27/1916||My rosary for you||Orville Harrold||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||47102||10-in.||10/26/1916||My rosary for you||Arthur C. Clough||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||47276||10-in.||1/6/1917||My rosary for you||Charles Harrison||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Edison||18022||10-in.||11/9/1927||I'm telling the world (That I love you)||Al Lynn ; Music Masters ; J. Donald Parker||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Clark, Amy Ashmore," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112229.
Clark, Amy Ashmore. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112229.
"Clark, Amy Ashmore." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.
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