Albert Gamse

Albert Gamse (1901 – 1974) was an American lyricist.

Gamse wrote lyrics for the Presidential Anthem of the United States, "Hail to the Chief".

Birth and Death Data: Born 1901, Died 1974

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, arranger, composer

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-051569 10-in. 6/26/1940 The rhumba cardi Dinah Shore ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and male vocal ensemble songwriter  
Victor BS-060462 10-in. 2/3/1941 Amapola Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye ; Arthur Wright Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-060623 10-in. 2/5/1941 Las chiapanecas (While there's music there's romance) Yvette Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BS-065235 10-in. 5/8/1941 For want of a star Tommy Ryan ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo arranger  
Victor BS-067629 10-in. 8/11/1941 From one love to another Ray Eberle ; Glenn Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-067733 10-in. 9/2/1941 Something new Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-067973 10-in. 10/6/1941 Something new Joan Merrill Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-068378 10-in. 12/1/1941 So it goes Dawn Patrol Boys ; Dolly Dawn Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-068642 10-in. 12/15/1941 Ages ago Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-073733 10-in. 3/20/1942 Do the Dubonnet Enric Madriguera Orchestra ; Patricia Gilmore Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor D7VB-903 10-in. 5/26/1947 The goofy gal from Tegucigalpa Three Suns Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet lyricist  
Victor D6VB-3118 10-in. 10/19/1946 Managua, Nicaragua Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Stuart Wade Male vocal solo, with vocal ensemble and jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor D7VB-0496 10-in. 4/17/1947 Lolita Lopez (the belle of El Salvador) Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Freddy Martin Male vocal solo, with vocal ensemble and jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor D7VB-1498 10-in. 8/8/1947 On the Santa Claus express Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Martin Men ; Stuart Wade Male vocal solo, with male vocal group and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor D7FB-2504 10-in. 11/26/1947 Helen Continental Capers ; Henri René Musette Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with vocal ensemble songwriter  
Victor D7VB-2769 10-in. 12/29/1947 In Santiago, Chile ('tain't chilly at all) Desi Arnaz ; Desi Arnaz Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor D7VB-2772 10-in. 12/29/1947 Rumba rumbero Desi Arnaz ; Desi Arnaz Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor D9VB-0220 10-in. 3/2/1949 Walter Thornton rumba Jose y su orquesta Morand Instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Columbia HCO3094 10-in. 12/30/1947 In Santiago, Chile Xavier Cugat ; Bob Graham ; Xavier Cugat Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia HCO3096 10-in. 12/30/1947 Take it away Xavier Cugat ; Penny Piper ; Xavier Cugat Orchestra Orchestra, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick E25056-E25057 10-in. 11/4/1927 Amapola Grace Narciso ; Tito Vuolo Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gamse, Albert," accessed May 21, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116805.

Gamse, Albert. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 21, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116805.

"Gamse, Albert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 21 May 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116805

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