Elisabeth Margaret Welch (February 27, 1904 – July 15, 2003) was an American singer, actress, and entertainer, whose career spanned seven decades. Her best-known songs were "Stormy Weather", "Love for Sale" and "Far Away in Shanty Town". She was American-born, but was based in Britain for most of her career.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 27th, 1904 (Englewood), Died July 15th, 2003 (London)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1933
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Brunswick||E27902||10-in.||7/27/1928||Digga digga do||Hotsy Totsy Gang ; Elisabeth Welch||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo; without vocal (take G)||vocalist|
|Brunswick||E27901||10-in.||7/27/1928||Doin’ the new low-down||Hotsy Totsy Gang ; Elisabeth Welch||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo; without vocal (take G)||vocalist|
|Gramophone||0B5136||10-in.||On or before 10/18/1933||Solomon||Elisabeth Welch||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Welch, Elisabeth," accessed July 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103930.
Welch, Elisabeth. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103930.
"Welch, Elisabeth." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 July 2021.
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