Franz Grothe

Franz Grothe (17 September 1908 – 12 September 1982) was a German composer, mainly for the cinema. His musicals were outstanding successes. He was required to be a member of the Nazi party (No. 2.580.427).

Birth and Death Data: Born September 17, 1908 (Berlin), Died September 12, 1982 (Cologne)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1934

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BRC-71256 10-in. 1/19/1932 There's something in your eyes Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-86467 10-in. 12/17/1934 Waltz time in Vienna Florence Richardson Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W152108 10-in. 2/10/1932 There's something in your eyes Red McKenzie Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia W130769 10-in. December 1930 There's something in your eyes Roy Carroll and his Sands Point Orchestra [Lanin's Famous Players] Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Gramophone BLR6254 10-in. 4/10/1930 Zwei Tränen Marek Weber Orchestra Instrumental ensemble songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Grothe, Franz," accessed January 24, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116473.

Grothe, Franz. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 24, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116473.

"Grothe, Franz." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 24 January 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116473

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