Adolph Hofner

Adolph John Hofner (June 8, 1916 – June 2, 2000) was an American Western swing bandleader and singer.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 8, 1916 (Moulton), Died June 2, 2000 (San Antonio)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1955

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, vocalist, guitar, Musical group, composer, lyricist, songwriter

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Recordings (Results 51-75 of 87 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-047679 10-in. 2/13/1940 Maria Elina Adolph Hofner ; Texans String band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Victor BS-047680 10-in. 2/13/1940 Spanish two-step Adolph Hofner ; Texans String band leader  
Victor BS-047685 10-in. 2/13/1940 Mistakes Oklahoma Playboys ; Jimmie Revard String band, with male vocal solo vocalist  
Columbia CO43801 10-in. 5/4/1950 Cotton Eyed Joe Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band instrumentalist, guitar, leader, Musical group  
Columbia CO43802 10-in. 5/4/1950 Dude ranch schottische Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia CO43803 10-in. 5/4/1950 Seven step polka Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia CO43804 10-in. 5/4/1950 Herr Schmidt Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia CO43805 10-in. 5/4/1950 Rye waltz Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia CO43806 10-in. 5/4/1950 Put your little foot Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia CO43807 10-in. 5/4/1950 Little brown jug Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia CO43808 10-in. 5/4/1950 Ten pretty girls Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia H690 10-in. 2/28/1942 Sage brush shuffle Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band leader, Musical group, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia H691 10-in. 2/28/1942 Tickle toe polka Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia H694 10-in. 2/28/1942 Alamo steel serenade Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia H697 10-in. 2/28/1942 Sweetheart this is goodbye Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band, with male vocal solo leader, Musical group, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, composer, lyricist  
Columbia H698 10-in. 2/28/1942 Swing with the music Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band, with male vocal duet leader, Musical group, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, composer, lyricist  
Columbia CO43809 10-in. June 1950 Life passed me by Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band, with male vocal duet Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Columbia CO43810 10-in. June 1950 Heska-holka Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band, with male vocal duet Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Columbia CO43811 10-in. 5/4/1950 Please don't take that bottle from me Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band, with male vocal solo Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar, songwriter  
Columbia CO43812 10-in. 5/4/1950 In my heart and on my mind Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band, with male vocal trio Musical group, leader, instrumentalist, guitar, composer, lyricist, vocalist  
Brunswick DAL1196 10-in. 2/28/1941 Alamo rag Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band instrumentalist, guitar, leader, Musical group  
Brunswick DAL1197 10-in. 2/28/1941 Cotton-eyed Joe Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band instrumentalist, guitar, leader, Musical group  
Brunswick DAL1199 10-in. 2/28/1941 Sometimes Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band, with male vocal duet leader, Musical group, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, composer, lyricist  
Brunswick DAL1200 10-in. 2/28/1941 Waiting dear, for you Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band, with male vocal solo leader, Musical group, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Brunswick DAL1201 10-in. 2/28/1941 Jessie polka Adolph Hofner and his San Antonians String band leader, Musical group, instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 51-75 of 87 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hofner, Adolph," accessed June 19, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105479.

Hofner, Adolph. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 19, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105479.

"Hofner, Adolph." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 June 2024.

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