Ezra "Ted" Hawkins

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1900 (Atlanta), Died January 1st, 2000

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: mandolin, speaker, vocalist, composer, violin

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-82687 10-in. 3/29/1934 Three nights drunk Riley Puckett ; Gid Tanner Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and mandolin instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82688 10-in. 3/29/1934 Tokio rag Ezra "Ted" Hawkins ; Riley Puckett Guitar and mandolin duet instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82689 10-in. 3/29/1934 Texas hop Ezra "Ted" Hawkins ; Riley Puckett Guitar and mandolin duet instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82690 10-in. 3/29/1934 Raindrop waltz Ezra "Ted" Hawkins ; Riley Puckett Guitar and mandolin duet instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82691 10-in. 3/29/1934 Rainbow waltz Ezra "Ted" Hawkins ; Riley Puckett Guitar and mandolin duet instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82698 10-in. 3/29/1934 George Collins Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with guitar and mandolin instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82700 10-in. 3/29/1934 Ragged but right Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with guitar and mandolin instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82714 10-in. 3/30/1934 I'm drifting back to dreamland Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with guitar and mandolin instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82715 10-in. 3/30/1934 My Carolina home Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82716 10-in. 3/30/1934 The old spinning wheel Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with guitar and mandolin instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82717 10-in. 3/30/1934 Down in the valley Ezra "Ted" Hawkins ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with 2 fiddles (violins) and guitar vocalist  
Victor BVE-82718 10-in. 3/30/1934 Zelma Ezra "Ted" Hawkins ; Riley Puckett Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BVE-82722 10-in. 3/30/1934 Soldiers' joy Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82723 10-in. 3/30/1934 Flop-eared mule Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner String band instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82724 10-in. 3/30/1934 Prosperity and politics Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with string band speaker, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82725 10-in. 3/30/1934 Prosperity and politics Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with vocal and instrumental ensemble speaker, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82726 10-in. 3/30/1934 Kimball House Ezra "Ted" Hawkins ; Riley Puckett Guitar and mandolin duet instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82727 10-in. 3/30/1934 Hop light ladies Ezra "Ted" Hawkins ; Riley Puckett Guitar and mandolin duet instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82728 10-in. 3/30/1934 Practice night with the Skillet Lickers Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with vocal and instrumental ensemble speaker, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BVE-82729 10-in. 3/30/1934 Practice night with the Skillet Lickers Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with vocal and instrumental ensemble speaker, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Victor BS-94377 10-in. 8/8/1935 What's the reason (I'm not pleasin' you) Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with guitar and mandolin instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W143849 10-in. 4/1/1927 A fiddler's convention in Georgia Bert Layne ; Bob Nichols ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Gid Tanner Violin, banjo, and guitar, with talking, calls, and male vocal solo vocalist  
Columbia W146108 10-in. 4/17/1928 Disappointed lover Arthur Tanner Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins), guitar, and mandolin instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W146109 10-in. 4/17/1928 Sleep on, blue eyes Arthur Tanner Male vocal solo, with 2 fiddles (violins), guitar, and mandolin instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W151059 10-in. 12/5/1930 Sanford Barnes Ted Hawkins Mountaineers String band instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W151060 10-in. 12/5/1930 Mandolin rag Ted Hawkins Mountaineers String band instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W151100 10-in. 12/8/1930 Fiddlers' convention Tom Dorsey ; Bert Layne ; Clayton McMichen ; Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett ; Lowe Stokes ; Gid Tanner Descriptive scene, with male vocal solo and string band vocalist  
Columbia W152001 10-in. 11/2/1931 Roamin' Jack Ted Hawkins Mountaineers Violin, guitar, and mandolin, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W152002 10-in. 11/2/1931 When the lilies bloom again in old Kentucky Ted Hawkins Mountaineers Violin, guitar, and mandolin, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W152003 10-in. 11/2/1931 Hawkins rag Ted Hawkins Mountaineers Violin, guitar, and mandolin composer, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Columbia W152004 10-in. 11/2/1931 Memories of Mother Ted Hawkins Mountaineers Violin, guitar, and mandolin instrumentalist, mandolin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hawkins, Ezra "Ted"," accessed November 30, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110494.

Hawkins, Ezra "Ted". (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 30, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110494.

"Hawkins, Ezra "Ted"." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 30 November 2021.

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