Buell Kazee

Buell Kazee (August 29, 1900 - August 31, 1976) was an American country and folk singer. He is considered one of the most successful folk musicians of the 1920s and experienced a career comeback during the American folk music revival of the 1960s due in part to his inclusion on the Anthology of American Folk Music.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 29th, 1900 (Kentucky)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, banjo, guitar, composer, lyricist

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 50 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick C3587 10-in. 6/12/1929 The hobo’s last ride Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo, guitar, and steel guitar Performer  
Brunswick C3588 10-in. 6/12/1929 Steel a goin’ down Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo, guitar, and steel guitar Performer, Composer  
Brunswick C3590 10-in. 6/12/1929 Toll the bells Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble Performer, banjo  
Brunswick C3593 10-in. 6/13/1929 The blind man Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo Performer  
Brunswick E22493-E22494 10-in. 4/19/1927 John Hardy Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo Performer, banjo  
Brunswick E22495-E22496 10-in. 4/19/1927 Roll on, John Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo Performer, banjo  
Brunswick E22497-E22498 10-in. 4/19/1927 Rock Island Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo Performer, banjo  
Brunswick E22499-E22500 10-in. 4/19/1927 Old Whisker Bill, the moonshiner Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo Performer, banjo  
Brunswick E22513-E22514 10-in. 4/19/1927 On the hills over there Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with guitar and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22523-E22524 10-in. 4/20/1927 On the hills over there Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22525-E22526 10-in. 4/20/1927 My loved ones are waiting for me Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22527-E22528 10-in. 4/20/1927 I’m alone in this world Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22529-E22530 10-in. 4/20/1927 I’m going home to die no more Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22531-E22532 10-in. 4/20/1927 O why not tonight? Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22533-E22534 10-in. 4/20/1927 Darling Cora Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo Performer  
Brunswick E22535-E22536 10-in. 4/20/1927 East Virginia Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo Performer, banjo  
Brunswick E22537-E22539 10-in. 4/20/1927 ‘Twill be glory bye and bye Blue Ridge Gospel Singers Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22553-E22555 10-in. 4/21/1927 Mandy Lee Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22556-E22557 10-in. 4/21/1927 Just tell them that you saw me Buell Kazee Male vocal solo and whistling, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22558-E22559 10-in. 4/21/1927 When the harvest days are over, Jessie Dear Buell Kazee Male vocal solo and whistling, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22560-E22561 10-in. 4/21/1927 Where the sweet magnolias grow Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and piano Performer  
Brunswick E22562-E22563 10-in. 4/21/1927 The ship that’s sailing high Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar Performer  
Brunswick E22564-E22565 10-in. 4/21/1927 If you love your mother (Meet her in the skies) Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar Performer  
Brunswick E22566-E22567 10-in. 4/21/1927 The roving cowboy Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo Performer, banjo  
Brunswick E22568-E22569 10-in. 4/21/1927 The Little Mohee Buell Kazee Male vocal solo, with banjo, guitar, and whistling Performer  
(Results 1-25 of 50 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kazee, Buell," accessed September 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106315.

Kazee, Buell. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106315.

"Kazee, Buell." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 September 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106315

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