Clarence R. Kohlmann (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 24, 1891 – December 13, 1944, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) was an American keyboardist and composer. He achieved renown for his arrangements of sacred music for the piano and organ.
He was educated in public schools and in music with private tutors. At age 17, he began composing original hymns and arranging musical settings for psalms.
From 1924 until his death in 1944, he was the resident organist at the Ocean Grove Great Auditorium in Ocean Grove, New Jersey.
Birth and Death Data: Born September 24th, 1891, Died December 13th, 1944
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904 - 1929
Roles Represented in DAHR: organ, composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||CVE-39478||12-in.||8/25/1927||The storm, part 1||Clarence Kohlmann||Organ solo||instrumentalist, organ, composer|
|Victor||CVE-39479||12-in.||8/25/1927||The storm, part 2||Clarence Kohlmann||Organ solo||instrumentalist, organ, composer|
|Victor||BVE-39480||10-in.||8/26/1927||Song of India||Clarence Kohlmann||Organ solo||instrumentalist, organ|
|Victor||BVE-39481||10-in.||8/26/1927||Humoresque||Clarence Kohlmann||Organ solo||instrumentalist, organ|
|Columbia||1891||10-in.||ca. Jan. Nov. 1904||When the trees are white with blossoms I'll return||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||N-1116||10-in.||9/10/1929||The storm, part 1||Clarence Kohlmann||Organ solo||instrumentalist, organ|
|Edison||N-1117||10-in.||9/10/1929||The storm, part 2||Clarence Kohlmann||Organ solo||instrumentalist, organ|
|Edison||N-1118||10-in.||9/10/1929||When they ring the golden bells||Donald Chalmers||Male vocal solo, with organ and traps||instrumentalist, organ|
|Edison||N-1119||10-in.||9/10/1929||Some day we'll make it plain||Donald Chalmers||Male vocal solo, with organ and traps||instrumentalist, organ|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kohlmann, Clarence," accessed October 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112425.
Kohlmann, Clarence. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112425.
"Kohlmann, Clarence." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 October 2021.
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