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Frank Crumit

Frank Crumit (September 26, 1889 – September 7, 1943) was an American singer, composer, radio entertainer and vaudeville star. He shared his radio programs with his wife, Julia Sanderson, and the two were sometimes called "the ideal couple of the air."

Birth and Death Data: Born September 26th, 1889 (Jackson), Died New York City

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, composer, lyricist, ukulele, guitar, songwriter, arranger, speaker, adapter

Recordings (Results 176-200 of 380 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-76125 10-in. 5/15/1933 The Spanish guitar Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-76126 10-in. 5/15/1933 Riding down from Bangor Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-76127 10-in. 5/15/1933 Antonio Pasquale Ramonio Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with guitar and mandolin vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar, lyricist  
Victor BS-76128 10-in. 5/15/1933 We're trimmin' up the old grey bonnet Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-77474 10-in. 8/15/1933 A rough idea of my old Kentucky home Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-77475 10-in. 8/15/1933 Pale moonlight Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-77476 10-in. 8/15/1933 The little Mohee Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-77478 10-in. 8/15/1933 The king of Zulu Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-[Unnumbered 1925-01-22-01] 10-in. 1/22/1925 Lizette Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-Test-500 10-in. 2/17/1932 Sing a song of contract Frank Crumit ; Julia Sanderson Mixed vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1924-06-19-05] 10-in. 6/19/1924 Hi-hi-Ohio Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor [Trial 1924-06-19-06] 10-in. 6/19/1924 The Buckeye battle cry Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor [Trial 1924-06-19-07] 10-in. 6/19/1924 How come you do me like you do Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1924-06-24-11] 10-in. 6/24/1924 Say it again Frank Crumit ; Julia Sanderson Female-male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 78854 10-in. 12/11/1919 My gal Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 78855 10-in. 12/11/1919 What a day that'll be Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79065 10-in. 3/24/1920 I've got the profiteering blues Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79066 10-in. 3/24/1920 So long Oolong Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79078 10-in. 3/26/1920 The Dardanella blues Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79089 10-in. 3/30/1920 Oh by jingo! Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79120 10-in. 4/14/1920 I'm coming back to Dixie and you Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79121 10-in. 4/14/1920 Early in the morning (Down on the farm) Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79176 10-in. 5/12/1920 M'sieur Jimmie (come and shake ze shimmy) Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79177 10-in. 5/12/1920 My Dixie rosary Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79185 10-in. 5/19/1920 Marion (you'll soon be marryin' me) Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 176-200 of 380 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Crumit, Frank," accessed October 29, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107386.

Crumit, Frank. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 29, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107386.

"Crumit, Frank." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 29 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107386

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