Weldon Burkes

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1932

Roles Represented in DAHR: ukulele, guitar, vocalist, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-45091 10-in. 6/12/1928 Mississippi moon Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental accompaniment instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-55307 10-in. 8/8/1929 Everybody does it in Hawaii Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, ukulele  
Victor BVE-55308 10-in. 8/8/1929 Tuck away my lonesome blues Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, ukulele  
Victor BVE-55309 10-in. 8/8/1929 Train whistle blues Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, ukulele  
Victor BVE-56449 10-in. 10/22/1929 Whisper your mother's name Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with steel guitar, guitar, and ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele  
Victor BVE-56451 10-in. 10/22/1929 At last my dreams have come true Burkes Brothers Male vocal trio, with guitar, steel guitar, and ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, composer  
Victor BVE-56452 10-in. 10/22/1929 Lonesome and lonely Burkes Brothers Male vocal trio, with guitar, steel guitar, and ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, composer  
Victor BVE-70647 10-in. 2/4/1932 My time ain't long Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-70648 10-in. 2/4/1932 Ninety-nine year blues Jimmie Rodgers Male vocal solo, with bass and 3 guitars instrumentalist, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Burkes, Weldon," accessed August 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108384.

Burkes, Weldon. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108384.

"Burkes, Weldon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108384

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