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Bohumir Kryl

Bohumir Kryl (May 2, 1875 – August 7, 1961) was a Czech-American financial executive and art collector who is most famous as a cornetist, bandleader, and pioneer recording artist, for both his solo work and as a leader of popular and Bohemian bands. He was one of the major creative figures in the era of American music known as the "Golden Age of the Bands".

Birth and Death Data: Born May 2nd, 1875 (Hořice), Died Wilmington

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1899 - 1918

Roles Represented in DAHR: cornet, leader, composer, arranger

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 124 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 3406[a] 7-in. Before Apr. 1899 The blue bells of Scotland Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Berliner 3451 7-in. 3/8/1899 Robin Adair Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Berliner 3453 7-in. Before Apr. 1899 La tromba di giudizio Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Berliner 3454 7-in. 3/9/1899 Polka Tirolese Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Berliner 3456 7-in. Before Apr. 1899 The battle cry of freedom Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Berliner 3457 7-in. 3/9/1899 Arbucklenian polka Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor [Vi cat 2595] 10-in. 1903 Du du Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor [Vi cat 2596] 10-in. 1903 King Carnival Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet, composer  
Victor [Vi cat 2597] 10-in. 1903 Serenade Pierne Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor [Vi cat 2598] 10-in. 1903 Carnival of Venice Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor C-10339 12-in. 5/16/1911 Grand trio Kryl's Bohemian Band Brass trio, with band instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-10345 10-in. 5/16/1911 Děvčátko darovalo mi prstýnek Kryl's Bohemian Band Cornet solo, with band instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor C-10348 12-in. 5/17/1911 Carnival of Venice Kryl's Bohemian Band Cornet solo, with band instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor B-10349 10-in. 5/17/1911 Hoch Hapsburg Marsche Kryl's Bohemian Band Band composer  
Victor C-10353 12-in. 5/17/1911 Sweet is the dream Jaroslav Cimera ; Bohumir Kryl Cornet and trombone duet, with band instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor C-10354 12-in. 5/18/1911 Popular fantasy Kryl's Bohemian Band Band instrumentalist, cornet  
Victor C-10356 12-in. 5/18/1911 Rigoletto quartet Kryl's Bohemian Band Brass quartet, with band instrumentalist, cornet  
Columbia 1081 7-in. ca. 1902 Columbia polka Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Columbia 1081 10-in. ca. 1902 Columbia polka Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Columbia 1082 7-in. ca. 1902 Theresa polka Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Columbia 1082 10-in. ca. 1902-1908 Theresa polka Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Columbia 1083 7-in. ca. 1902 Russian fantasia Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Columbia 1083 10-in. ca. 1902-Nov. 1903 Russian fantasia Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Columbia 1089 7-in. ca. 1902 Facilita Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
Columbia 1089 10-in. ca. 1902 Facilita Bohumir Kryl Cornet solo, with piano instrumentalist, cornet  
(Results 1-25 of 124 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kryl, Bohumir," accessed October 31, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102189.

Kryl, Bohumir. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 31, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102189.

"Kryl, Bohumir." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 31 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102189

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