Walter B. Rogers

Walter Bowman Rogers (October 14, 1865 – December 24, 1939) was an American cornet player, concert band and orchestral conductor and composer, who was responsible for most of the orchestral arrangements on recordings made for the Victor Talking Machine Company between 1904 and 1916.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 14th, 1865 (Delphi), Died December 24th, 1939

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1900 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor, arranger, cornet, composer, trombone, piano, chimes

Recordings (Results 226-250 of 2261 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-1987 10-in. 12/1/1904 Kate Kearney Arthur Pryor's Band ; Walter B. Rogers Cornet solo, with band instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-2016 10-in. 12/6/1904 Hands across the sea (March) Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-2017 10-in. 12/6/1904 El capitan march Sousa's Band ; Victor Orchestra Band conductor  
Victor C-2017 12-in. 10/19/1908 El capitan march Sousa's Band ; Victor Orchestra Band conductor  
Victor B-2018 10-in. 12/6/1904 The man behind the gun Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-2020 10-in. 12/6/1904 Semper fidelis march Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-2021 10-in. 12/7/1904 At a Georgia camp meeting Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-2031 10-in. 12/8/1904 A musical joke on "Bedelia" Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor C-2031 12-in. 12/8/1904 A musical joke on "Bedelia" Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor C-2056 12-in. 12/15/1904 Poet and peasant overture Sousa's Band Band conductor  
Victor B-2069 10-in. 12/21/1904 The bride of the waves Herbert L. Clarke ; Sousa's Band Cornet solo, with band conductor  
Victor B-2105 10-in. 12/30/1904 The Swiss boy Arthur Pryor's Band Band, with cornet duet instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-2145 10-in. 1/13/1905 Miserere Arthur Pryor ; Walter B. Rogers Cornet and trombone duet instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor E-2188 8-in. 6/6/1906 Loveland waltzes Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-2188 10-in. 2/1/1905 Loveland waltzes Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor E-2308 8-in. 3/22/1906 College life march Victor Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-2308 10-in. 2/16/1905 College life march Arthur Pryor's Orchestra ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal chorus conductor  
Victor B-2310 10-in. 2/17/1905 Konig's Gebet Marcel Journet Bass vocal solo, with orchestra conductor  
Victor E-2328 8-in. 3/22/1906 Hearts and flowers Victor Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-2328 10-in. 6/18/1908 Hearts and flowers Victor Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-2461 10-in. 4/10/1905 Cakewalk in the sky Victor Dance Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor C-2462 12-in. 4/10/1905 Daughter of love waltzes Victor Dance Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-2463-B 10-in. 4/10/1905 Balance Corners medley lancers Victor Dance Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor C-2463-C 12-in. 4/10/1905 Balance Corners medley lancers Victor Dance Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor C-2463-A 12-in. 4/10/1905 Balance Corners medley lancers Victor Dance Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
(Results 226-250 of 2261 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Rogers, Walter B.," accessed December 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102188.

Rogers, Walter B.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102188.

"Rogers, Walter B.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 December 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102188

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