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Louis H. Chalif

Louis Harvy Chalif (December 25, 1876 – November 25, 1948) was a dance instructor and an author.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 25th, 1876 (Odessa), Died New York City

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger, composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-45224 10-in. 5/31/1928 Hewett's fancy Victor Band Band arranger  
Columbia 37073 12-in. ca. 1914 La russe Prince's Band Band composer  
Edison 3511 10-in. 1/11/1915 La russe Jaudas' Society Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Chalif, Louis H.," accessed October 29, 2020,

Chalif, Louis H.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 29, 2020, from

"Chalif, Louis H.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 29 October 2020.

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