William Raskin

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 86 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-25114 10-in. 3/24/1921 I found a rose in the Devil's garden Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with trombone, bassoon, and orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-28634 10-in. 10/5/1923 Steamboat Sal Garber-Davis Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor B-31615 10-in. 12/26/1924 Little by little Billy Murray ; Ed Smalle Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-31747 10-in. 1/22/1925 Cross-word mamma, you puzzle me (But papa's gonna figure you out) Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with guitar lyricist  
Victor BVE-36143 10-in. 8/31/1926 She's still my baby Gus C. Edwards Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-36651 10-in. 10/21/1926 She's still my baby Four Aristocrats Male vocal quartet, with instrumental quartet lyricist  
Victor BVE-38374 10-in. 4/28/1927 Fifty million Frenchmen can't be wrong Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal duet (takes 4-7); with male vocal chorus (takes 1-3) lyricist  
Victor BVE-38466 10-in. 4/14/1927 Fifty million Frenchmen can't be wrong Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with male vocal duet and piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-49989 10-in. 2/23/1929 Wedding bells (Are breaking up that old gang of mine) Gene Austin ; Dick Robertson ; Ed Smalle Male vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-50520 10-in. 2/24/1929 Wedding bells (Are breaking up that old gang of mine) Art Kassel ; "Kassels-in-the-Air" Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus and talk lyricist  
Victor BVE-50932 10-in. 3/12/1929 Wedding bells (Are breaking up that old gang of mine) Elliott Shaw ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-50957 10-in. 3/19/1929 The bee song Frank Crumit ; Julia Sanderson Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-51611 10-in. 4/5/1929 If I give up the saxophone (Will you come back to me?) Eddie Cantor Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-53440 10-in. 5/24/1929 Mountains ain't no place for bad men Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with guitar and organ lyricist  
Victor BVE-59902 10-in. 3/29/1930 They cut down the old pine tree Gene and Glenn Male vocal duet, with piano and harmonica lyricist  
Victor BVE-73742 10-in. 10/3/1932 They cut down the old pine tree Joe Rines Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Victor BS-02869 10-in. 10/24/1936 They cut down the old pine tree Buster Coward ; Bill Dickey ; Tune Wranglers String band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Victor PBS-09888 10-in. 12/16/1937 Why do Hawaiians sing aloha Fats Waller and his Rhythm Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-010510 10-in. 6/3/1937 That's when your heartaches begin Shep Fields ; Bobby Goday ; Rippling Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia 78923 10-in. 1/12/1920 I'll buy the ring and change your name to mine Cliff Edwards ; Pierce Keegan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 79651 10-in. 1/21/1921 I found a rose in the devil's garden Samuel Ash Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 81126 10-in. 7/11/1923 Steamboat Sal Ray Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia 81176 10-in. 8/13/1923 Steamboat Sal Van and Schenck Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 81459 10-in. 1/4/1924 O, gee, Georgie! Eddie Cantor ; Georgians Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Columbia 81595 10-in. 3/1/1924 You left me out in the rain Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 86 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Raskin, William," accessed May 11, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116676.

Raskin, William. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 11, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116676.

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