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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 May 12th, 1888 (New Orleans), Died St. Clare's Hospital

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1929

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."

Recordings (Results 351-362 of 362 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Vocalion E2824-E2825 10-in. 4/20/1926 Harmonica Jim The Record Boys Male vocal duet, with piano and harmonica vocalist, baritone vocal, songwriter  
Vocalion E3087-E3089 10-in. 5/19/1926 Harmonica Jim Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with piano and harmonica vocalist, baritone vocal, songwriter  
Vocalion E3217-E3219 10-in. 6/11/1926 Harmonica Jim Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with harmonica and piano vocalist, baritone vocal, songwriter  
Vocalion E3563-E3565 10-in. 7/26/1926 My cutey’s due at two-to-two today Essex Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Vocalion E6841-E6842 10-in. 1/13/1928 The preacher and the bear Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with 2 violins, banjo, and piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Vocalion E7196-E7197 10-in. 3/16/1928 Silas Green visits the school-house Al Bernard Monologue, with banjo vocalist, baritone vocal, author  
Vocalion E7198-E7199 10-in. 3/16/1928 Silas Green [at] the huskin-bee Al Bernard Monologue, with banjo vocalist, baritone vocal, author  
Vocalion 139W-141W 10-in. 12/22/1924 Nuthin’s gonna stop me now Al Bernard ; Tuxedo Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Vocalion 234W-237W 10-in. 1/17/1925 Let me be the first to kiss you good morning (And the last to kiss you goodnight) Dixie Stars Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal, lyricist  
Vocalion 238W-240W 10-in. 1/17/1925 Blue-eyed Sally Dixie Stars Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal, lyricist  
Vocalion 1393W-1395W 10-in. 9/23/1925 Old Uncle Bill Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with banjo and piano vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, lyricist  
Vocalion 1396W-1398W 10-in. 9/23/1925 On a slow train thru Arkansaw Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with banjo and piano vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, lyricist  
(Results 351-362 of 362 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bernard, Al," accessed September 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110459.

Bernard, Al. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110459.

"Bernard, Al." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 September 2020.

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

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