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 151-175 of 2261 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-1109 12-in. 3/14/1904 Estudiantina Arthur Pryor's Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor C-1112 12-in. 11/11/1904 Hiawatha Victor Orchestra [i.e., Pryor's Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor E-1112 8-in. 4/18/1906 Hiawatha Arthur Pryor's Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-1112 10-in. 3/14/1904 Hiawatha Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-1115 10-in. 3/15/1904 Morning Journal waltz Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor C-1123 12-in. 3/17/1904 Thousand and one nights waltz Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-1123 10-in. 3/17/1904 Thousand and one nights waltz Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-1128 10-in. 3/17/1904 Old black Joe Walter B. Rogers Cornet solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor A-1128 7-in. 3/17/1904 Old black Joe Walter B. Rogers Cornet solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-1135 10-in. 3/18/1904 Souvenir of Naples Walter B. Rogers Cornet solo, with band instrumentalist, cornet, arranger  
Victor A-1135 7-in. 3/18/1904 Souvenir of Naples Walter B. Rogers Cornet solo, with band instrumentalist, cornet, arranger  
Victor B-1136 10-in. 3/18/1904 Toyland Walter B. Rogers Cornet solo, with band instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor E-1145 8-in. 4/20/1906 Dancing on the housetops Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor E-1147 8-in. 4/18/1906 El capitan march Arthur Pryor's Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor C-1148 12-in. 3/20/1904 Blue Danube waltz Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor E-1148 8-in. 4/18/1906 Blue Danube waltz Arthur Pryor's Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-1148 10-in. 3/21/1904 Blue Danube waltz Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-1149 10-in. 3/22/1904 The birds and the brook Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor E-1149 8-in. 4/18/1906 The birds and the brook Arthur Pryor's Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Victor E-1153 8-in. 4/19/1906 Man behind the gun march Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor E-1154 8-in. 4/20/1906 St. Louis rag Pryor's Orchestra [i.e., Victor Orchestra] Orchestra conductor  
Victor B-1179 10-in. 3/30/1904 Good bye Dolly Gray Haydn Quartet ; Walter B. Rogers Male vocal quartet, with piano and bugle instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-1200 10-in. 4/8/1904 Answer Arthur Pryor ; Walter B. Rogers Cornet and trombone duet instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor A-1200 7-in. 4/8/1904 Answer Arthur Pryor ; Walter B. Rogers Cornet and trombone duet instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-1201 10-in. 4/8/1904 Oh! How delightful! Arthur Pryor's Band ; Walter B. Rogers Band, with cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
(Results 151-175 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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