Balladeers

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: Vocal group

Notes: Victor ledgers state that members of the group include Hollace Arment (1st tenor), Ellsworth Bell (2nd tenor), Joseph Meyer (1st bass), and Anthony Regero (2nd bass).

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor CRC-70155 12-in. 8/8/1931 Lift thine eyes Balladeers Male vocal quartet, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BS-010347 10-in. 5/27/1937 Old folks at home Balladeers ; Ralph Colicchio ; Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with banjo, piano, and male vocal quartet Vocal group  
Victor BS-010348 10-in. 5/27/1937 Uncle Ned Balladeers ; Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano and male vocal quartet Vocal group  
Victor BS-010349 10-in. 5/27/1937 Oh! Susanna Balladeers ; Ralph Colicchio ; Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano, guitar, and male vocal quartet Vocal group  
Victor BS-010350 10-in. 5/27/1937 Massa's in de cold ground Balladeers ; Ralph Colicchio ; Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano, banjo, and male vocal quartet Vocal group  
Victor BS-010351 10-in. 5/27/1937 Come where my love lies dreaming Balladeers ; Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano and male vocal quartet Vocal group  
Victor BS-010352 10-in. 5/27/1937 My old Kentucky home Balladeers ; Ralph Colicchio ; Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano, banjo, and male vocal quartet Vocal group  
Victor BS-010353 10-in. 5/27/1937 Old black Joe Balladeers ; Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano and male vocal quartet Vocal group  
Victor BS-010354 10-in. 5/27/1937 De Camptown races Balladeers ; Ralph Colicchio ; Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano, banjo, and male vocal quartet Vocal group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Balladeers," accessed August 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100680.

Balladeers. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100680.

"Balladeers." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100680

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