Ernest V. Stoneman

Ernest Van "Pop" Stoneman (May 25, 1893 – June 14, 1968) was an American musician ranked among the prominent recording artists of country music's first commercial decade.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 25, 1893 (Virginia), Died June 14, 1968

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal, guitar, harmonica, leader, autoharp, composer, author, banjo, arranger, vocalist, lyricist

Notes: Sometimes sub-credited as "The Blue Ridge Mountaineer." Listing for Ernest Stoneman.

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 200 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-41938 10-in. 2/22/1928 Once I had a fortune Blue Ridge Corn Shuckers ; Ernest V. Stoneman Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, baritone vocal, instrumentalist, guitar, composer, leader  
Victor BVE-41939 10-in. 2/22/1928 The raging sea, how it roars Blue Ridge Corn Shuckers ; Ernest V. Stoneman Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, vocalist, baritone vocal, guitar, composer, leader  
Victor BVE-41940 10-in. 2/22/1928 Uncle Joe Uncle Eck Dunford Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-41941 10-in. 2/22/1928 Sweet summer has gone away Uncle Eck Dunford ; Ernest V. Stoneman Male vocal duet, with guitar and banjo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor BVE-41942 10-in. 2/22/1928 Tell me where my Eva's gone Uncle Eck Dunford ; Ernest V. Stoneman Male vocal duet, with guitar and banjo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor BVE-41943 10-in. 2/22/1928 Old Uncle Jessie Uncle Eck Dunford Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-41944 10-in. 2/22/1928 Stonewall Jackson George Stoneman Guitar solo composer  
Victor BVE-47248 10-in. 10/30/1928 Beautiful isle o'er the sea Stoneman Family Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor BVE-47249 10-in. 10/30/1928 Willie, we have missed you Stoneman Family Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, instrumentalist, harmonica, guitar  
Victor BVE-47252 10-in. 10/30/1928 The fate of Shelly and Smith Stoneman Family Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, instrumentalist, harmonica, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor BVE-47253 10-in. 10/30/1928 The broken-hearted lover Stoneman Family Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, instrumentalist, harmonica, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor BVE-47254 10-in. 10/30/1928 Angeline, the baker Uncle Eck Dunford Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor BVE-47255 10-in. 10/31/1928 Old shoes and leggin's Uncle Eck Dunford Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor BVE-47256 10-in. 10/31/1928 Minnie Brown Stoneman Family Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor BVE-47257 10-in. 10/31/1928 We parted by the river side Stoneman Family Vocal and instrumental ensemble arranger, instrumentalist, harmonica, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor BVE-47258 10-in. 10/31/1928 Down to Jordan and be saved Dixie Mountaineers ; Ernest V. Stoneman Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, vocalist, baritone vocal, leader  
Victor BVE-47259 10-in. 10/31/1928 There's a light lit up in Galilee Dixie Mountaineers ; Ernest V. Stoneman Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, leader  
Victor BVE-47260 10-in. 10/31/1928 Going up the mountain after liquor Stoneman Family Comic scene, with banjo author  
Victor BVE-47261 10-in. 10/31/1928 Going up the mountain after liquor Stoneman Family Comic scene, with banjo author  
Victor BVE-47262 10-in. 10/31/1928 The Spanish merchant's daughter Stoneman Family Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, arranger, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor BVE-47263 10-in. 10/31/1928 Twilight is stealing over the sea Stoneman Family Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor BVE-47264 10-in. 11/1/1928 Too late Stoneman Family Female-male vocal duet, with string band instrumentalist, harmonica, vocalist, baritone vocal, guitar  
Victor BVE-47265 10-in. 11/1/1928 I should like to marry Stoneman Family Female-male vocal duet, with string band instrumentalist, harmonica, vocalist, baritone vocal, guitar, composer  
OKeh 9283 Not documented Aug. 1925 [Unknown title(s)] Ernest V. Stoneman Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
OKeh 9284 10-in. Aug. 1925 The sailor's song Ernest V. Stoneman Male vocal solo, with autoharp vocalist, baritone vocal, instrumentalist, autoharp  
(Results 51-75 of 200 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Stoneman, Ernest V.," accessed February 9, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103335.

Stoneman, Ernest V.. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 9, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103335.

"Stoneman, Ernest V.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 9 February 2023.

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