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Walter Van Brunt

Walter Van Brunt (22 April 1892 – 11 April 1971) was an American tenor known initially for his recordings on Thomas Alva Edison's Blue Amberol Records and later for his role in a scandal involving a stage name and case of adultery.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 22, 1892, Died April 11, 1971

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, lyricist, composer, vocalist, songwriter, speaker

See Also: Scanlon, Walter

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 176-200 of 596 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E31461 10-in. Nov. 1929 Sergeant Flagg and Sergeant Quirt Billy Murray ; Walter Scanlan Male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Brunswick XE31655 12-in. Dec. 1929 Brunswick brevities program U, pt. 5 Billy Murray ; Walter Scanlan Radio transcription disc : Male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Brunswick XE31656 12-in. Dec. 1929 Brunswick brevities program U, pt. 3 Billy Murray ; Walter Scanlan Radio transcription disc : Male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1038 10-in. 5/22/1912 My Lady Lou Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1057 10-in. 5/29/1912 Baby Rose Walter Van Brunt Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1059 10-in. 5/29/1912 Sweet old Rose Walter Van Brunt Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1101 10-in. 6/24/1912 Only to see her face again Walter Van Brunt Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1116 10-in. 7/11/1912 Wait till the clouds roll by Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1120 10-in. 7/15/1912 Baby Rose Walter Van Brunt Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1176 10-in. 8/7/1912 And a little child shall lead them Walter Van Brunt Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1199 10-in. between 8/14/1912 and 8/19/1912 Where the silvery Colorado wends its way Walter Van Brunt Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1292 10-in. 9/27/1912 The mocking bird Elizabeth Spencer ; Walter Van Brunt Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 1312 10-in. 10/14/1912 We have no one to care for us now Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2016 10-in. 11/20/1912 Sweet old Rose Walter Van Brunt Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2092 10-in. 1/14/1913 Mandy Lee Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2149 10-in. 2/20/1913 Won't you write a letter, Papa Walter Van Brunt Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2246 10-in. 4/22/1913 Sympathy Elizabeth Spencer ; Walter Van Brunt Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2248 10-in. 4/23/1913 Something Elizabeth Spencer ; Walter Van Brunt Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2329 10-in. between 6/13/1913 and 6/16/1913 Sleepy rose Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2330 10-in. between 6/13/1913 and 6/16/1913 You're always in my heart, but never by my side Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2334 10-in. 6/16/1913 Just before the battle, Mother Walter Van Brunt Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2362 10-in. 7/7/1913 I love the name of Mary Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2415 10-in. 8/19/1913 The trail of the lonesome pine Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2422 10-in. 8/22/1913 I wish that you belonged to me Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 2423 10-in. 8/22/1913 We have much to be thankful for Walter Van Brunt Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 176-200 of 596 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Van Brunt, Walter," accessed June 8, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106543.

Van Brunt, Walter. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 8, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106543.

"Van Brunt, Walter." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 8 June 2023.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106543

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