Daniel Decatur Emmett
Daniel Decatur Emmett (October 29, 1815 – June 28, 1904) was an American songwriter, entertainer, and founder of the first troupe of the blackface minstrel tradition, the Virginia Minstrels.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 29th, 1815, Died June 28th, 1904
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1896 - 1940
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist
Recordings (Results 51-53 of 53 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Edison||4659||10-in.||4/13/1916||Dixie||Metropolitan Mixed Chorus||Mixed vocal ensemble, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|Edison||6709||10-in.||4/7/1919||From the land of the sky-blue water||Frieda Hempel||Soprano vocal solo and vocal chorus, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|Vocalion||13307||10-in.||June 1924||Dixie||Uncle "Am" Stuart||Fiddle (violin) solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Emmett, Daniel Decatur," accessed May 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104033.
Emmett, Daniel Decatur. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104033.
"Emmett, Daniel Decatur." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 May 2021.
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