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Arthur Collins

Arthur Francis Collins (February 7, 1864 – August 2, 1933) was an American baritone who was one of the most prolific and beloved of pioneer recording artists, regarded in his day as "King of the Ragtime Singers".

Birth and Death Data: Born February 7th, 1864 (Philadelphia), Died August 2nd, 1933 (Tice)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1899 - 1924

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal, speaker, performer, author

Recordings (Results 276-300 of 2354 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-1965 10-in. 11/22/1904 Heinie Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2166 10-in. 1/20/1905 Jasper, don't you hear me calling you? Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2167 10-in. 1/20/1905 The Bingville band Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2169 10-in. 1/20/1905 Fare thee! On ma way! Jes' gone! Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2171 10-in. 1/20/1905 He's me pal Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2172 10-in. 1/21/1905 The dude and the farmer Collins and Harlan Comic dialogue, with piano and violin speaker  
Victor A-2172 7-in. 1/21/1905 The dude and the farmer Collins and Harlan Comic dialogue, with piano and violin speaker  
Victor B-2173 10-in. 1/21/1905 Fiddler from Way down East Collins and Harlan Comic dialogue, with violin and piano speaker  
Victor E-2174 8-in. 5/6/1907 The cat and the fly paper Collins and Harlan Comic dialogue, with organ speaker  
Victor B-2174 10-in. 1/21/1905 The cat and the fly paper Collins and Harlan Comic dialogue, with organ speaker  
Victor A-2175 7-in. 1/21/1905 I got mine Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-2175 12-in. 1/21/1905 I got mine Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2175 10-in. 1/21/1905 I got mine Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2176 10-in. 1/21/1905 They were all doing the same Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-2176 12-in. 1/21/1905 They were all doing the same Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2177 10-in. 1/21/1905 Whoa Bill! Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2535 10-in. 5/9/1905 The preacher and the bear Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2536 10-in. 5/9/1905 Why Adam sinned Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2537 10-in. 5/9/1905 My Irish Molly O Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2540 10-in. 5/9/1905 Tammany Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2541 10-in. 5/9/1905 Take a car! Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2542 10-in. 5/9/1905 Hey Mr. Joshua! Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2568 10-in. 5/22/1905 Nobody Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2570 10-in. 5/22/1905 The Indians along Broadway Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-2571 10-in. 5/22/1905 Miss Georgia Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
(Results 276-300 of 2354 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Collins, Arthur," accessed November 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106536.

Collins, Arthur. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106536.

"Collins, Arthur." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 November 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106536

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