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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 (Results 351-366 of 366 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison 10583 10-in. 9/18/1925 Old Uncle Bill Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 10617 10-in. 10/5/1925 On a slow train thru Arkansaw Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and harmonica composer, lyricist, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 10647 10-in. 10/21/1925 The hand of fate Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 10669 10-in. 11/6/1925 Yeedle-deedle-Lena Al Bernard ; Frank Kamplain Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 10711 10-in. 12/7/1925 Prancin' dancin' yodelin' man Al Bernard ; Frank Kamplain Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Edison 10833 10-in. 2/16/1926 Hot coffee Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 10872 10-in. 3/9/1926 Sally's not the same old Sally Billy Wynne Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Edison 10931 10-in. 4/19/1926 Yodelin' Bill Al Bernard ; Frank Kamplain Male vocal solo and yodeling, with orchestra composer, lyricist, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 10947 10-in. 4/28/1926 Hokum-smokum (Yodelin' Indian man) Al Bernard ; Frank Kamplain Male vocal duet, with orchestra and yodeling lyricist, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 11263 10-in. 10/26/1926 If you think your luck is hard (Mister Black Boy, good night) Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Edison 11406 10-in. 12/30/1926 Stay away from my man Al Bernard ; James Doherty Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal, songwriter  
Edison 11536 10-in. 2/23/1927 All men are devils Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 11618 10-in. 3/30/1927 Wal, I swan! Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 11918 10-in. 9/27/1927 Who's that—knockin' at my door? Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 11980 10-in. 10/24/1927 My special friend (Is back in town) Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
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  
(Results 351-366 of 366 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bernard, Al," accessed April 15, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110459.

Bernard, Al. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 15, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110459.

"Bernard, Al." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 15 April 2024.

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

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