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 176-200 of 600 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-38347 10-in. 4/14/1927 Hallelujah! Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38363 10-in. 4/26/1927 Russian lullaby Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38467 10-in. 4/14/1927 Sometimes I'm happy Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38489 10-in. 4/25/1927 Hallelujah! The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38722 10-in. 5/4/1927 One o'clock baby Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38723 10-in. 5/4/1927 I haven't told her, she hasn't told me (But we know it just the same) Franklyn Baur ; Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38730 10-in. 5/6/1927 Just like a butterfly (That's caught in the rain) Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38776 10-in. 5/23/1927 I'm in love again The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38794 10-in. 5/27/1927 Honolulu moon The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38795 10-in. 5/27/1927 When day is done Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38802 10-in. 5/12/1927 Calling Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38847 10-in. 5/27/1927 Just an ivy covered shack Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio (takes 1, 2, and 4); unaccompanied (take 3); with male vocal solo (takes 5-8) vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-38893 10-in. 6/9/1927 Ain't that a grand and glorious feeling? Franklyn Baur ; The Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39103 10-in. 8/23/1927 It all belongs to me Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39104 10-in. 8/23/1927 Someday you'll say O. K. Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39163 10-in. 9/8/1927 My daddy The Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39164 10-in. 9/8/1927 Baby feet go pitter patter The Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39168 10-in. 9/8/1927 Roam on my little Gypsy sweetheart The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-39169 12-in. 9/9/1927 Ziegfeld follies medley Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with mixed vocal soloists vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-39170 12-in. 9/9/1927 Ziegfeld follies medley Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with mixed vocal soloists vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39171 10-in. 9/12/1927 Blue river The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39286 10-in. 6/23/1927 Then you'll come back to me Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39287 10-in. 6/23/1927 I love no one but you Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39609 10-in. 6/29/1927 It is possible? (That she loves me) Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-39631 10-in. 7/7/1927 Paradise Isle The Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 176-200 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.

"Baur, Franklyn." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 January 2021.

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