Oscar Ford

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, violin, speaker, yodeling

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W148240 10-in. 4/11/1929 Henry Ford's Model A Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist  
Columbia W148241 10-in. 4/11/1929 Married life blues Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist  
Columbia W150253 10-in. 4/17/1930 Me and my gal Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist  
Columbia W150254 10-in. 4/17/1930 Riding in a Chevrolet Six Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist  
Columbia W150255 10-in. 4/17/1930 Sweetest girl in town Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins), guitar, and yodeling vocalist, yodeling  
Columbia W150256 10-in. 4/17/1930 The farmer's dream Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist  
Columbia W150271 10-in. 4/17/1930 Taking the census Tom Dorsey ; Oscar Ford ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with male vocal solo, string band, and dog effects speaker  
Columbia W150272 10-in. 4/17/1930 Taking the census Tom Dorsey ; Oscar Ford ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with male vocal solo and string band vocalist, speaker  
Columbia W150299 10-in. 4/19/1930 Jeremiah Hopkins store Tom Dorsey ; Oscar Ford ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene speaker  
Columbia W150300 10-in. 4/19/1930 Jeremiah Hopkins store Tom Dorsey ; Oscar Ford ; Dan Hornsby ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Uncle Fuzz Descriptive scene speaker  
Columbia W151045 10-in. 12/5/1930 The girl I love in Tennessee Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist  
Columbia W151046 10-in. 12/5/1930 Little man Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist  
Columbia W151047 10-in. 12/5/1930 Race between a Ford and Chevrolet Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist  
Columbia W151048 10-in. 12/5/1930 Georgia is my home Oscar Ford Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist  
OKeh W81664 10-in. 10/4/1927 Down in the old home town Ford & Grace Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh W81665 10-in. 10/4/1927 Georgia is my home Ford & Grace Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh W81666 10-in. 10/4/1927 Hide away Ford & Grace Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh W81667 10-in. 10/4/1927 Kiss me, Cindy Ford & Grace Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh W81668 10-in. 10/4/1927 Old folks get in bed Ford & Grace Fiddle (violin) and guitar, with male vocal solo vocalist, instrumentalist, violin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ford, Oscar," accessed September 19, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100570.

Ford, Oscar. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 19, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100570.

"Ford, Oscar." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 19 September 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100570

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