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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 201-225 of 2354 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-289 10-in. 8/25/1903 Marriage is sublime Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-289 7-in. 8/25/1903 Marriage is sublime Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-290 10-in. 8/25/1903 When the winter time comes 'round Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-591 10-in. 10/26/1903 Bedelia Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-591 7-in. 10/26/1903 Bedelia Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-592 12-in. 10/26/1903 Any rags? Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-592 10-in. 10/26/1903 Any rags? Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-592 7-in. 10/26/1903 Any rags? Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-593 10-in. 10/26/1903 Bedelia Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-593 7-in. 10/26/1903 Bedelia Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-594 7-in. 10/26/1903 Goodbye, Eliza Jane Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-594 10-in. 10/26/1903 Goodbye, Eliza Jane Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-595 10-in. 10/26/1903 My Dixie Anna Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-595 7-in. 10/26/1903 My Dixie Anna Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-596 7-in. 10/26/1903 Down where the Wurzburger flows Arthur Collins Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-684 12-in. 11/10/1903 He was a sailor Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-684 10-in. 11/10/1903 He was a sailor Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-684 7-in. 11/10/1903 He was a sailor Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-685 12-in. 11/10/1903 What would the neighbors say? Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-685 10-in. 11/10/1903 What would the neighbors say? Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-685 7-in. 11/10/1903 What would the neighbors say? Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-686 12-in. 11/10/1903 Moriarty Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-686 10-in. 11/10/1903 Moriarty Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor A-686 7-in. 11/10/1903 Moriarity Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor C-687 12-in. 11/10/1903 I'm going to leave Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
(Results 201-225 of 2354 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Collins, Arthur," accessed December 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106536.

Collins, Arthur. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106536.

"Collins, Arthur." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 December 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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