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Al Bernard

Alfred Aloysous Bernard (November 23, 1888 – March 6, 1949) was an American vaudeville singer, known as "The Boy From Dixie", who was most popular during the 1910s through early 1930s.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 23, 1888 (New Orleans), Died June 4, 1946 (St. Clare's Hospital)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal, composer, lyricist, songwriter, author, speaker, yodeling, leader, arranger

Notes: Also sings in the tenor range. Sometimes billed as "The Boy from Dixie."

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 251-275 of 366 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E17448-E17450 10-in. 1/11/1926 Yodelin’ Bill The Record Boys Male vocal solo and yodeling (duet), with piano vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E17451-E17453 10-in. 1/11/1926 Sally’s not the same old Sally The Record Boys Male vocal solo and yodeling (duet), with piano vocalist, baritone vocal, lyricist  
Brunswick E17672-E17674 10-in. 1/25/1926 Wal, I swan Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E17692-E17694 10-in. 1/27/1926 Blinky Moon Bay Volunteer Firemen Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E17695-E17697 10-in. 1/27/1926 In your green hat Volunteer Firemen Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E17730-E17732 10-in. 1/28/1926 Wait ‘till tomorrow night! Volunteer Firemen [Ray Miller Orchestra] Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E17880-E17883 10-in. 2/8/1926 Flamin’ Mamie Mike Markel's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E17900-E17902 10-in. 2/9/1926 When a kid who came from the East Side (Found a sweet society rose) The Record Boys Male vocal solo and yodeling (duet), with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E17903-E17905 10-in. 2/9/1926 When spring comes peeping through The Record Boys Male vocal solo and yodeling (duet), with piano vocalist, baritone vocal, lyricist  
Brunswick E20000-E20001 10-in. 8/28/1926 I wonder what’s become of Joe Al Bernard ; Ernie Golden ; Hotel McAlpin Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E20020-E20021 10-in. 9/3/1926 Sunny Hawaii Palakiko & Paaluhi Guitar duet (Hawaiian) songwriter  
Brunswick E22065-E22067 10-in. 3/22/1927 No, no, positively no Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E22068-E22070 10-in. 3/22/1927 I’m just drifting along Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal, lyricist  
Brunswick E22629-E22631 10-in. 4/25/1927 St. Louis blues Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E22632-E22634 10-in. 4/25/1927 Beale Street blues Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E22870-E22872 10-in. 5/2/1927 Memphis blues Al Bernard ; Carl Fenton’s Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E22873-E22875 10-in. 5/2/1927 Hesitation blues Al Bernard ; Carl Fenton’s Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E22907-E22909 10-in. 5/3/1927 It takes a Cincinnati yellow to satisfy a Georgia brown Dixie Stars Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal, songwriter  
Brunswick E22910-E22912 10-in. 5/3/1927 My time is Charlie’s now Dixie Stars Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal, songwriter  
Brunswick E23064-E23066 10-in. 5/10/1927 Henry Jones (Your honeymoon is over) Dixie Stars Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E23067-E23069 10-in. 5/10/1927 Sweet Mandy Dixie Stars Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E23104-E23106 10-in. 5/12/1927 Read ‘em and weep Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E23107-E23109 10-in. 5/12/1927 Brother Pollasses’ sermon on the letter “S” Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E23397-E23399 10-in. 6/1/1927 Steamboat Bill Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E23400-E23402 10-in. 6/1/1927 Casey Jones Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, baritone vocal  
(Results 251-275 of 366 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bernard, Al," accessed May 21, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110459.

Bernard, Al. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 21, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110459.

"Bernard, Al." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 21 May 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110459

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