James A. Bland

James Alan Bland (October 22, 1854 – May 5, 1911), also known as Jimmy Bland, was an American musician and song writer.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 22nd, 1854, Died May 5th, 1911

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1898 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, songwriter

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 101 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 81849 10-in. 6/27/1924 Carry me back to old Virginny Duci De Kerékjártó Violin solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 30782 12-in. 5/29/1911 Fireside minstrels Arthur Collins ; Minstrels [Columbia Records group] Minstrels, with male vocal solo and orchestra composer  
Columbia 37484 12-in. 12/24/1915 Carry me back to old Virginny Oscar Seagle Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Columbia 49123 12-in. 2/13/1917 Carry me back to old Virginny Louis Graveure Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Columbia 49273 12-in. 11/20/1917 Carry me back to old Virginny Columbia Stellar Quartette ; Lucy Gates Soprano vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Columbia 49497 12-in. ca. 1918 Carry me back to old Virginny Columbia Stellar Quartette ; Barbara Maurel Mezzo-soprano vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Columbia W141059 10-in. 9/29/1925 Carry me back to old Virginny Cyrena Van Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Columbia W142485 10-in. 7/31/1926 Carry me back to old Virginny Shannon Quartet Male vocal quartet, with cello lyricist, composer  
Columbia W142584 10-in. 8/31/1926 In the evening by the moonlight Shannon Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia W146424 10-in. 6/11/1928 Oh dem golden slippers Vernon Dalhart ; Carson Robison Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer, lyricist  
Columbia W146462 10-in. 6/19/1928 O dem golden slippers The Lions Quartet Male vocal quartet, with guitar composer, lyricist  
Columbia 146596 10-in. 6/28/1928 Them golden slippers Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet composer  
Columbia [W]148909 10-in. 8/20/1929 Carry me back to old Virginny Franklyn Ferris ; Sidney James Organ solo, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Columbia W98580 12-in. 9/5/1928 Carry me back to old Virginny Sophie Braslau Contralto vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and orchestra lyricist, composer  
OKeh S-7468 10-in. May 1920 Carry me back to old Virginny The Three Virginians. Vocal trio, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
OKeh 9382 10-in. Sept. 1925 Carry me back to old Virginny W. W. Macbeth Harmonica solo composer  
OKeh W80460 10-in. 2/21/1927 Hand me down my walking cane Dixie Entertainers ; Earl Johnson Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo composer  
OKeh W400474 10-in. 3/12/1928 Carry me back to old Virginny Zack and Glenn Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar lyricist, composer  
OKeh W402327 10-in. 3/15/1929 Hand me down my walking cane Harmony Boys ; Elmer McMichen String band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
OKeh W403121 10-in. 10/14/1929 Oh dem golden slippers Spangler and Pearson Fiddle (violin) and guitar duet composer  
Brunswick 888 10-in. approximately mid-1917 Carry me back to old Virginny Marie Morrisey Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Brunswick 2810 10-in. approximately Sept. 1919 Carry me back to old Virginny Ida Heydt Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Brunswick 3829 10-in. approximately Jan. 1920 Carry me back to old Virginny Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Brunswick 10705-10708 10-in. 5/22/1923 Carry me back to old Virginny Criterion Trio ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Brunswick 10765-10767 10-in. 5/29/1923 Carry me back to old Virginny Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and orchestra composer, lyricist  
(Results 51-75 of 101 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bland, James A.," accessed October 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108950.

Bland, James A.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108950.

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