Eli E. Oberstein

Elliott Everett "Eli" Oberstein (born Elias Oberstein; December 13, 1901 – June 12, 1960) was an American record producer and music business executive who established the influential Bluebird record label in the 1930s and owned a succession of small labels in the 1940s and 1950s.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 13, 1901 (New York City), Died June 12, 1960 (Westport)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1947

Roles Represented in DAHR: session supervisor, director, songwriter

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Recordings (Results 201-225 of 3781 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BRC-70992 10-in. 12/18/1931 Corn-fed Cal Gene Kardos Orchestra ; Joel Shaw Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71232 10-in. 1/15/1932 The new twenty-one years Dick Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71233 10-in. 1/15/1932 Fifty years repentin' Dick Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71234 10-in. 1/15/1932 Waiting Dick Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71235 10-in. 1/15/1932 My Carolina home Dick Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71236 10-in. 1/15/1932 An old fashioned home in New Hampshire Dick Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71237 10-in. 1/15/1932 Somewhere in the West Dick Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71269 10-in. 1/22/1932 Blue Danube blues Eliot Everett Orchestra Jazz/dance band session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71270 10-in. 1/22/1932 I wouldn't change you for the world Gene Kardos Orchestra ; Dick Robertson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71271 10-in. 1/22/1932 Fate introduced me to you Gene Kardos Orchestra ; Dick Robertson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71274 10-in. 1/25/1932 Alexander's ragtime band Gene Kardos Orchestra ; Dick Robertson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71275 10-in. 1/25/1932 Glory Gene Kardos Orchestra ; Dick Robertson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71276 10-in. 1/25/1932 I'll keep right on loving you Gene Kardos Orchestra ; Dick Robertson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71282 10-in. 1/27/1932 Some of these days Rollin Smith's Melodians Male vocal ensemble, with guitar and piano session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71283 10-in. 1/27/1932 I ain't got nobody (And nobody cares for me) Rollin Smith's Melodians Male vocal ensemble, with guitar and piano session supervisor  
Victor BRC-71285 10-in. 1/28/1932 When you and I were young, Maggie Roane's Pennsylvanians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus session supervisor, director  
Victor BRC-71286 10-in. 1/28/1932 Put that sun back in the sky Roane's Pennsylvanians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus session supervisor, director  
Victor BRC-71287 10-in. 1/28/1932 Chinatown, my Chinatown Roane's Pennsylvanians ; Bobby Roberts Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor, director  
Victor BRC-71288 10-in. 1/28/1932 Between the devil and the deep blue sea Roane's Pennsylvanians ; Bobby Roberts ; Snowball Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and scat singing session supervisor  
Victor BS-71790 10-in. 11/23/1932 Underneath the Harlem moon Wilbur Daniels ; Washboard Rhythm Kings ; Leo Watson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet session supervisor  
Victor BS-71791 10-in. 11/23/1932 Ikey and Mikey Washboard Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor  
Victor BS-71792 10-in. 11/23/1932 How deep is the ocean (How high is the sky) Wilbur Daniels ; Washboard Rhythm Kings ; Leo Watson Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet session supervisor  
Victor BS-71793 10-in. 11/23/1932 Sloppy drunk blues Washboard Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor  
Victor BS-71794 10-in. 11/23/1932 A nickel for a pickle Frank Denton ; Washboard Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo session supervisor  
Victor BS-71795 10-in. 11/23/1932 Fire Washboard Rhythm Kings Jazz/dance band session supervisor  
(Results 201-225 of 3781 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Oberstein, Eli E.," accessed June 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101121.

Oberstein, Eli E.. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101121.

"Oberstein, Eli E.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 June 2024.

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