Arthur Gershwin

Arthur Gershwin (March 14, 1900 – November 19, 1981) was one of the four Gershwin family siblings of American musical fame. Although he was a composer, he was not a professional musician, and made his living as a stockbroker.

He was born in New York City and was the third of the four Gershwin siblings. His siblings were Ira, George, and Frances.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 14th, 1900, Died November 19th, 1981

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-056496 10-in. 10/15/1940 Memories for sale Vic Blue Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-057082 10-in. 11/6/1940 No love blues Bea Wain Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-063726 10-in. 4/9/1941 Throwing pebbles in the millstream Ray Kellogg ; Sonny Dunham Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-064303 10-in. 4/25/1941 Throwing pebbles in the millstream Jan Savitt ; Top Hatters ; Jane Ward Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gershwin, Arthur," accessed September 18, 2021,

Gershwin, Arthur. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 18, 2021, from

"Gershwin, Arthur." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 September 2021.

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