Alex Rogers

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer, vocalist, speaker, author, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1989 7-in. 2/25/1903 I'm a Jonah man Dan W. Quinn Male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1989 10-in. 2/25/1903 I'm a Jonah man Dan W. Quinn Male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2052 10-in. 3/3/1903 I'm a Jonah man Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist, composer  
Victor A-1667 7-in. 9/6/1904 I may be crazy but I ain't no fool Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1667 10-in. 9/6/1904 I may be crazy but I ain't no fool Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-2536 10-in. 5/9/1905 Why Adam sinned Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor B-2568 10-in. 5/22/1905 Nobody Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor C-3338 12-in. 4/26/1906 Here it comes again Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-6066 10-in. 3/31/1908 Bon-bon buddy Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-8180 10-in. 8/26/1909 The red, red rose Albert Campbell ; Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet and soloist, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor C-8258 12-in. 9/28/1909 Red, red rose Arthur C. Clough ; Haydn Quartet Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-10157 10-in. 4/6/1911 Why Adam sinned Lilian Homesley Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-15265 10-in. 10/8/1914 Exhortation Reed Miller Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-26700 10-in. 7/19/1922 Entangled, part 1 Alex Rogers ; Tennessee Four Monologue, with male vocal quartet and piano lyricist, speaker  
Victor B-26701 10-in. 7/19/1922 Entangled, part 2 Alex Rogers ; Tennessee Four Monologue, with male vocal quartet and piano speaker, lyricist  
Victor B-28419 10-in. 7/25/1923 Complainin' (It's human nature to complain) Eddie Hunter Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-28420 10-in. 7/25/1923 I got Eddie Hunter Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-28518 10-in. 8/30/1923 Why Adam sinned Edward Frye ; Arthur Moss Male vocal duet, unaccompanied lyricist, composer  
Victor B-28897 10-in. 11/16/1923 Hard times Eddie Hunter Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor B-28898 10-in. 11/16/1923 Mamie Eddie Hunter Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor B-28899 10-in. 11/16/1923 I'm done Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist, vocalist  
Victor B-29010 10-in. 11/16/1923 Bootleggers' ball Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Comic dialogue and male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, lyricist  
Victor BVE-39674 10-in. 7/19/1927 Baby wants Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist, vocalist  
Victor BVE-39675 10-in. 7/19/1927 Gallopin' dominoes Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist, vocalist  
Victor BVE-39676 10-in. 7/19/1927 Peace of mind Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, lyricist  
Victor BVE-39677 10-in. 7/19/1927 Gravy Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist, vocalist  
Victor BVE-39678 10-in. 7/19/1927 Up in my sweetie's suite Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist, vocalist  
Victor BS-77173 10-in. 12/4/1933 Nobody Harry Wall Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1922-05-10-06] 10-in. 5/10/1922 Negro ante-bellum sermon as preached in the South before the war Alex Rogers Comic recitation, unaccompanied speaker, author  
Victor [Trial 1922-09-19-05] 10-in. 9/19/1922 Brother Bonehead 'Entangled' Jim Burris ; Alex Rogers Dialogue, unaccompanied speaker  
Victor [Trial 1924-03-12-01] 10-in. 3/12/1924 Baby wants Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1924-03-12-02] 10-in. 3/12/1924 Satin finish Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1924-03-12-03] 10-in. 3/12/1924 Peace of mind Eddie Hunter ; Alex Rogers Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, lyricist  
Columbia 1388 7-in. ca. 1903 I'm a Jonah man Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist, composer  
Columbia 1388 10-in. ca. 1903 I'm a Jonah man Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist, composer  
Columbia 1889 10-in. ca. Jan.-Oct. 1904 I may be crazy, but I ain't no fool Artists vary Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 3060 10-in. ca. 1904-Feb. 1905 Never Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 3264 10-in. ca. Jan.-Oct. 1905 Nobody Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 3423 10-in. ca. Jan.-June 1906 Nobody Bert Williams Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 3454 10-in. ca. Jan.-Aug. 1906 Here it comes again Bert Williams Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 3504 10-in. ca. Jan.-Nov. 1906 Let it alone Bert Williams Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 38540 10-in. 1/7/1913 Nobody Bert Williams Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 39325 10-in. 4/14/1914 Exhortation Reed Miller Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 46005 10-in. 9/9/1915 Never mo' Bert Williams Male vocal solo and monologue, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 46302 10-in. 12/24/1915 Exhortation The Right Quintette Male vocal quintet, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 46303 10-in. 12/24/1915 Rain song The Right Quintette Male vocal quintet, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 46944 10-in. 7/22/1916 The Lee family Bert Williams Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 77239 10-in. 8/8/1917 Rockaway Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 78031 10-in. 8/29/1918 When I return Bert Williams Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 78411 10-in. 4/29/1919 Elder Eatmore's sermon on generosity Bert Williams Comic monologue composer  
Columbia 80129 10-in. 1/8/1922 Complainin' Nora Bayes Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 80431 10-in. 6/28/1922 Lonesome longin' blues Dolly Kay Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 80663 10-in. 11/10/1922 Daddy's goin' huntin' tonight Nora Bayes Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 49643 12-in. 6/27/1919 Elder Eatmore's sermon on "Generosity" Bert Williams Comic monologue, with mixed vocal trio and organ author, vocalist  
Columbia 49644 12-in. 6/27/1919 Elder Eatmore's sermon on throwing stones Bert Williams Sermon, with male vocal solo and organ author  
Columbia W142420 10-in. 7/12/1926 Let it alone J. L. Bischof Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W143772 10-in. 3/26/1927 Let it alone Chris Bouchillon Male vocal solo, with guitar lyricist  
Columbia 98411 12-in. 11/25/1927 Our child Charles E. Mack ; Luckey Roberts Monologue, with piano and baby cries songwriter  
Columbia 98413 12-in. 12/21/1927 Elder Eatmore's sermon on throwing stones Two Black Crows Comic scene, with organ author  
OKeh S-70565 10-in. Mar. 1922 Complainin' (It's human nature to complain) Sophie Tucker Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick C182-C183 10-in. 4/20/1926 Exhortation (A Negro sermon) Umbrian Glee Club Male vocal chorus, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick C186-C187 10-in. 4/20/1926 Rain song Umbrian Glee Club Male vocal chorus, with piano lyricist  
Edison 10723 10-in. 12/15/1925 Exhortation James Doherty Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 18130 10-in. 12/23/1927 Why Adam sinned American Singers Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Rogers, Alex," accessed September 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101132.

Rogers, Alex. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101132.

"Rogers, Alex." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 September 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101132

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