Charles Alphin

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-43943 10-in. 5/3/1928 What aloha means Four Aristocrats Male vocal quartet, with instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) composer, lyricist  
Columbia W146689 10-in. 5/26/1928 What aloha means Rose Tribe Female vocal solo, with ukulele composer, lyricist  
Brunswick LAE313 10-in. 10/30/1928 What aloha means Johnny Noble's Hawaiians ; Sam Kahanamoku Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo (Hawaiian) composer, lyricist  
Brunswick LAE320 10-in. 11/1/1928 What aloha means Johnny Noble's Hawaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E29373 10-in. Feb. 1929 What aloha means Randolph’s Royal Hawaiians Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, lyricist  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Alphin, Charles," accessed October 21, 2021,

Alphin, Charles. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2021, from

"Alphin, Charles." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 October 2021.

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