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Frank Ferera

Frank Ferera (June 12, 1885 - June 26, 1951) was a Hawaiian musician who recorded successfully between 1915 and 1930. He was the first star of Hawaiian music and influenced many later artists.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 12th, 1885 (Honolulu)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1931

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, steel guitar, leader, composer, ukulele, banjo, songwriter, conductor

Recordings (Results 451-458 of 458 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Vocalion 867W-869W 10-in. 6/18/1925 Dreamy nights in Honolulu Palala’s Hawaiians Guitar duet (Hawaiian) instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion 870W-872W 10-in. 6/18/1925 Pearl of Hawaii Palala’s Hawaiians Guitar duet (Hawaiian) instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion 979W-981W 10-in. 6/30/1925 My mother's humming lullaby Palala’s Hawaiians Guitar duet (Hawaiian) instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion 982W-984W 10-in. 6/30/1925 Carolina sweetheart Palala’s Hawaiians Guitar duet (Hawaiian) instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion 1048W-1050W 10-in. 8/7/1925 Carolina sweetheart Palala’s Hawaiians Guitar duet (Hawaiian) instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion 1052W-1054W 10-in. 8/7/1925 My mother's humming lullaby Palala’s Hawaiians Guitar duet (Hawaiian) instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion 1282W-1284W 10-in. 9/2/1925 If I can't have you Palala’s Hawaiians Guitar duet (Hawaiian) instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion 1285W-1288W 10-in. 9/2/1925 Golden dream girl Palala’s Hawaiians Guitar duet (Hawaiian) instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 451-458 of 458 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ferera, Frank," accessed October 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106996.

Ferera, Frank. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106996.

"Ferera, Frank." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106996

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