Frank Bessinger

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer, songwriter, lyricist

Recordings (Results 176-200 of 202 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E23785-E23787 10-in. 6/29/1927 No wonder I’m happy (My baby's in love with me) Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with guitar and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E23788-E23790 10-in. 6/29/1927 When day is done Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with guitar and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E23937-E23940 10-in. 7/11/1927 Lock a little sunbeam down in your heart (And throw the key away) Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet; without vocal (take E23940) vocalist  
Brunswick E23941-E23944 10-in. 7/11/1927 Bye-bye pretty baby Park Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet; without vocal (take E23944) vocalist  
Brunswick E24542-E24544 10-in. 9/26/1927 There’s a cradle in Caroline Frank Bessinger ; Ed Smalle Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Brunswick E24545-E24546 10-in. 9/26/1927 I’ll be lonely Frank Bessinger ; Ed Smalle Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Brunswick E26353-E26354 10-in. 2/2/1928 Mary Ann Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with saxophone, steel guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E26464-E26465 10-in. 2/10/1928 Mary Ann Radio Franks Male vocal duet with saxophone, steel guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E26595-E26596 10-in. 2/21/1928 Rain Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with saxophone, steel guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick [Unnumbered 1926-05-27] Not documented 5/27/1926 [Unknown title(s)] Ziegfeld’s Chorus vocalist  
Edison 9661 10-in. 8/5/1924 Jealous Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 9787 10-in. 10/14/1924 If I had you Charles Hart ; Esther Nelson Male vocal solo, with female vocal solo and orchestra composer  
Edison 10570 10-in. 9/14/1925 Oh! Boy, what a girl Arthur Hall ; Hotel Carlton Terrace Orchestra ; Mike Speciale Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Edison 10648 10-in. 10/22/1925 Croon a little lullaby Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 10649 10-in. 10/22/1925 I'm sitting on top of the world (Just rolling along—just rolling along) Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 10674 10-in. 11/11/1925 I never knew Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 10684 10-in. 11/17/1925 I wonder where my baby is to-night Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 10887 10-in. 3/19/1926 In the middle of the night Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 10906 10-in. 4/2/1926 Lullaby blues Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 11495 10-in. 2/3/1927 My little bunch of happiness Radio Franks ; Frank White Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 11496 10-in. 2/3/1927 High-high-high up in hills (Watching the clouds roll by) Radio Franks ; Frank White Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 11868 10-in. 9/2/1927 Mister aeroplane man (Take me up to heaven) Radio Franks ; Frank White Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist  
Edison 11869 10-in. 9/2/1927 Pastafazoola Frank Bessinger ; Frank Wright Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Edison 18179 10-in. 1/19/1928 Dream kisses Radio Franks ; Variety Players Male vocal duet, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Edison 18180 10-in. 1/19/1928 Who's blue now? Radio Franks ; Variety Players Male vocal duet, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
(Results 176-200 of 202 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bessinger, Frank," accessed December 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109619.

Bessinger, Frank. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109619.

"Bessinger, Frank." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 December 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109619

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