Franklyn Baur

Franklyn Baur (April 5, 1903–February 24, 1950) was a popular tenor vocal recording artist.

Baur was born in New York and educated at Amherst. At 19, he was selected from over 50 candidates as principal tenor in the Park Avenue Baptist Church known as the John D. Rockefeller Church. His grandfather on the maternal side held the same position for many years in Henry Ward Beecher's Brooklyn church.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 5th, 1903, Died 1950

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, speaker

Recordings (Results 151-175 of 600 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-36993 10-in. 12/2/1926 Mary Lou The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37113 10-in. 12/8/1926 I know, that you know The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37119 10-in. 12/10/1926 Maybe Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with 2 pianos vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37120 10-in. 12/10/1926 I found you Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37172 10-in. 12/23/1926 Sweeter than you Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37179 10-in. 12/24/1926 All alone Monday The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37186 10-in. 12/28/1926 Cheritza Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37187 10-in. 12/29/1926 You remind me of a naughty springtime cuckoo The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-37316 12-in. 12/15/1926 Gems from Countess Maritza Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-37317 12-in. 12/16/1926 Gems from The desert song Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-37318 12-in. 12/16/1926 Gems from Honeymoon lane Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37539 10-in. 1/12/1927 I know, that you know Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37570 10-in. 1/25/1927 Never without you Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37578 10-in. 1/27/1927 I love you, but I don't know why Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-37723 12-in. 1/14/1927 Gems from Oh, Kay! The Revelers Vocal chorus and soloists, with 2 pianos vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37728 10-in. 1/21/1927 It all depends on you Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with pipe organ and piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37790 10-in. 2/17/1927 Muddy water International Novelty Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-37892 10-in. 4/8/1927 Stars of the summer night Shannon Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38012 10-in. 4/27/1927 One sweet letter from you Charles Dornberger Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38014 10-in. 4/27/1927 Red lips, kiss my blues away Charles Dornberger Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38110 10-in. 2/24/1927 The desert song Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38127 10-in. 3/1/1927 I'll take care of your cares Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38128 10-in. 3/1/1927 At sundown (When love is calling me home) Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38153 10-in. 3/10/1927 Ain't she sweet Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38173 10-in. 3/16/1927 Yankee Rose The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 151-175 of 600 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Baur, Franklyn," accessed January 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110460.

Baur, Franklyn. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110460.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110460

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