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George Price

George Edwards "Georgie" Price (January 5, 1901 – May 10, 1964) was an American vaudeville singer and comic who performed in Vitaphone shorts in the 1920s and 1930s.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 5, 1901 (New York City), Died May 10, 1964 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1918 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, lyricist, songwriter, speaker, vocalist

Notes: Name often appears as Georgie Price.

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-26448 10-in. 5/2/1922 Angel child Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-26817 10-in. 8/7/1922 I'll stand beneath your window to-night and whistle Billy Murray ; Aileen Stanley Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-27673 10-in. 3/26/1923 Dearest (you're the nearest to my heart) George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-27674 10-in. 3/26/1923 Morning will come George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-27775 10-in. 4/24/1923 Barney Google George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-27776 10-in. 4/24/1923 Beside a babbling brook George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-29097 10-in. 12/18/1923 Ellis Island blues George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-29162 10-in. 12/28/1923 Yes, dear George Price Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist  
Victor B-29164 10-in. 12/28/1923 I'm goin' south George Price ; Virginians Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-29355 10-in. 1/28/1924 Nita (I need you) George Price Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist  
Victor B-29356 10-in. 1/28/1924 California, here I come The Manhattan Merrymakers ; George Price Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-30132 10-in. 5/23/1924 Nobody's child George Price ; The Troubadours Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist  
Victor B-30133 10-in. 5/23/1924 You know me Alabam' George Price ; The Troubadours Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-30814 10-in. 9/12/1924 Bring back those rock-a-bye baby days George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-30834 10-in. 9/19/1924 My best girl George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-32415 10-in. 4/10/1925 Isn't she the sweetest thing George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-32416 10-in. 4/10/1925 Swanee butterfly George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-32417 10-in. 4/10/1925 All aboard for heaven (All aboard for home sweet home) George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33827 10-in. 10/30/1925 Mother me, Tennessee George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33828 10-in. 10/30/1925 Clap hands! Here comes Charley George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-34111 10-in. 12/2/1925 My bundle of love Gene Austin Male vocal solo, with violin and piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-34131 10-in. 12/9/1925 Where the huckleberries grow George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-34140 10-in. 12/14/1925 Miami, you owe a lot to me George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-47576 10-in. 10/1/1928 You're gone Park Central Orchestra ; Ben Pollack Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor MVE-56099 16-in. 10/7/1929 Station B. U. N. K. George Price Motion picture soundtrack : Comic scene, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, speaker  
Victor BS-053135 10-in. 6/13/1940 Angel child Ray Eberle ; Glenn Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-Test-128 10-in. 8/20/1928 Song of the south George Price Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1918-05-10-01] Not documented 5/10/1918 Someone else may be there while I'm gone George Price Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1920-03-31-04] Not documented 3/31/1920 You said it George Price Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1923-03-09-03] 10-in. 3/9/1923 Carolina in the morning George Price Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1923-03-09-04] 10-in. 3/9/1923 Monologues George Price Monologue speaker  
Victor [Trial 1923-04-18-02] 10-in. 4/18/1923 Barney Google George Price Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1923-04-18-03] 10-in. 4/18/1923 Falling George Price Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1923-04-18-04] 10-in. 4/18/1923 Beside a babbling brook George Price Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1923-04-18-05] 10-in. 4/18/1923 That American boy of mine George Price Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1923-04-18-06] 10-in. 4/18/1923 Boots George Price Monologue speaker  
Victor [Trial 1923-04-18-07] 12-in. 4/18/1923 Shakespeare George Price Monologue speaker  
Columbia 80174 10-in. 2/2/1922 Angel child Columbians Dance Orchestra De Luxe Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia 80500 10-in. 8/4/1922 I'll stand beneath your window tonight and whistle Al Jolson Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia W141611 10-in. 2/8/1926 My bundle of love Ed Smalle Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W145272 10-in. 12/5/1927 Normandy Clicquot Club Eskimos ; Harry Reser ; Tom Stacks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W146925 10-in. 8/29/1928 There's a rainbow 'round my shoulder Joe Herbert Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Columbia W146926 10-in. 8/29/1928 Dusky stevedore Joe Herbert Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 147757 10-in. 1/8/1929 That's the good old sunny South Joe Herbert Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 147758 10-in. 1/8/1929 That's her now! Joe Herbert Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
OKeh 9543 10-in. 3/1/1926 My bundle of love Castle of Paris Orchestra ; Emerson Gill Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick E35124 10-in. Nov. 1930 The song of the fool Georgie Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E35125 10-in. Nov. 1930 Mender of broken dreams George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Brunswick E35253 10-in. Nov. 1930 Cheerful little earful George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Brunswick E35469 10-in. Nov. 1930 Mender of broken dreams George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Brunswick E2575-E2577 10-in. 3/2/1926 My bundle of love The Ambassadors Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Brunswick E18191-E18193 10-in. 3/4/1926 My bundle of love Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra ; George Price Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist  
Brunswick E18451-E18454 10-in. 3/12/1926 My bundle of love Nick Lucas Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano lyricist  
Brunswick C223-C224 10-in. 4/23/1926 My bundle of love Nick Lucas Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano lyricist  
Edison 7805 10-in. 2/17/1921 'Sippi Shore Georgie Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 18125 10-in. 12/22/1927 Normandy Theo Alban ; Louis Lilienfeld Hotel Biltmore Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Price, George," accessed April 12, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105292.

Price, George. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 12, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105292.

"Price, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 12 April 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105292

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