Image Source: Wikipedia

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 151-175 of 2354 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2116 10-in. 3/24/1903 The dude and the farmer Collins and Harlan Descriptive scene speaker  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2117 7-in. 3/24/1903 A fiddler from 'way down East Collins and Harlan Descriptive scene speaker  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2117 10-in. 3/24/1903 A fiddler from 'way Down East Collins and Harlan Descriptive scene speaker  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2118 7-in. 3/24/1903 The cat and the fly-paper Collins and Harlan Descriptive scene speaker  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2118 10-in. 3/24/1903 The cat and the fly-paper Collins and Harlan Descriptive scene speaker  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2153 7-in. 4/3/1903 Oh my! Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2153 10-in. 4/3/1903 Oh my! Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2156 7-in. 4/3/1903 Nursery rhymes Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2156 10-in. 4/3/1903 Nursery rhymes Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2157 7-in. 4/3/1903 They were all doing the same Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2157 10-in. 4/3/1903 They were all doing the same Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2158 7-in. 4/3/1903 Marion Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2158 10-in. 4/3/1903 Marion Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2159 7-in. 4/3/1903 Backyard conversation between two Irish washerwomen Collins and Harlan Comic dialogue speaker  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2159 10-in. 4/3/1903 Backyard conversation between two Irish washerwomen Collins and Harlan Comic dialogue speaker  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3069 10-in. 2/2/1901 If you love your baby, make dem goo-goo eyes Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3070 10-in. 2/2/1901 Just because she made dem goo-goo eyes Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3071 10-in. 2/2/1901 Cindy, I dreams about you Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3072 10-in. 2/2/1901 My money never gives out Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3073 10-in. 2/2/1901 Lam', lam', lam' Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3074 10-in. 2/2/1901 My charcoal charmer Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3075 10-in. 2/2/1901 My Tiger Lily Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3076 10-in. 2/2/1901 Coon, coon, coon Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3077 10-in. 2/2/1901 Pliny, come kiss yo' baby Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3078 10-in. 2/2/1901 I've got a white man working for me Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
(Results 151-175 of 2354 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Collins, Arthur," accessed October 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106536.

Collins, Arthur. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106536.

"Collins, Arthur." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

Feedback

Send the Editors a message about this record.