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 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, arranger

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-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-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  
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 January 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116805.

Gamse, Albert. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116805.

"Gamse, Albert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 January 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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