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Byron G. Harlan

Byron George Harlan (August 29, 1861 – September 11, 1936) was an American singer from Kansas, a comic minstrel singer and balladeer who often recorded with Arthur Collins. The two together were often billed as "Collins & Harlan".

Birth and Death Data: Born August 29th, 1861, Died September 11th, 1936

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1901 - 1924

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, speaker, performer, author, composer, lyricist

Notes: Tenor; performed with Arthur Collins as the comic duo Collins and Harlan; also recorded under the names Cyrus Pippins, Deacon Treadway, Bert Terry, Byron Holland, Chester Lincoln, and Cy Stebbins

Recordings (Results 1176-1200 of 1485 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Zonophone Z-64 10-in. 7/29/1910 That mesmerizing Mendelssohn tune Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone Z-96 10-in. 10/21/1910 Think it over, Mary Byron G. Harlan ; King's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone Z-97 10-in. 10/21/1910 Toodles Byron G. Harlan ; King's Orchestra Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone Z-113 10-in. 11/16/1910 Curly head Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone Z-114 10-in. 11/16/1910 Now she's anybody's girlie Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone Z-115 10-in. 11/16/1910 Way down in Georgia Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone Z-116 10-in. 11/16/1910 Whoa, Bill! Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 47] 10-in. Before Jan. 1905 Mama's boy Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 175] 10-in. Before June 1905 The waltz must change to a march, Marie Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 265] 10-in. Before Oct. 1905 Pals, good old pals Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone 266 7-in. Late 1902-early 1903 Down where the Würzburger flows Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 315] 10-in. Before Dec. 1905 Bye-bye, ma Eva, bye-bye Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 340] 10-in. Before Jan. 1906 Central, give me back my dime Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 437] 10-in. Before Nov. 1906 Belle of the ball Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 625] 10-in. Before Dec. 1906 Yimminy yee, i yumped my yob for you Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 668] 10-in. Before Feb. 1907 I can't find another girl like you Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 807] 10-in. Before Aug. 1907 Since Arrah Wanna married Barney Carney Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 924] 10-in. Before Dec. 1907 Two blue eyes Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 1061] 10-in. Before May 1908 Won't you waltz Home sweet home with me for old time's sake? Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 1186] 10-in. Before Oct. 1908 Wishes Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone 4876 10-in. Before Aug. 1905 He looks just like his mother Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 5172-A] 10-in. Before Jan. 1909 My old lady Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 5172-B] 10-in. Before Jan. 1909 Always me Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 5279] 9-in. Late 1902-early 1903 Down where the Wurzburger flows Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat 5281] 7-in. Late 1902-early 1903 I'm unlucky Arthur Collins ; Byron G. Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 1176-1200 of 1485 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Harlan, Byron G.," accessed January 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106531.

Harlan, Byron G.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106531.

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