Allen Sisson

Birth and Death Data: Born August 31st, 1873, Died September 22nd, 1951

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925

Roles Represented in DAHR: violin

Notes: Sometimes credited as "Champion fiddler of Tennessee."

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison 10219 10-in. 2/25/1925 Walking water John F. Burckhardt ; Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 10220 10-in. 2/25/1925 Kentucky waggoners Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 10221 10-in. 2/25/1925 The rocky road to Dublin John F. Burckhardt ; Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 10224 10-in. 2/26/1925 Grey eagle Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 10225 10-in. 2/26/1925 Katy Hill John F. Burckhardt ; Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 10226 10-in. 2/26/1925 Kaiser's defeat Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 10227 10-in. 2/26/1925 Sally Brown Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 10228 10-in. 2/26/1925 Cumberland Gap John F. Burckhardt ; Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 10229 10-in. 2/26/1925 Farewell Ducktown John F. Burckhardt ; Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 10230 10-in. 2/26/1925 Rymer's favorite John F. Burckhardt ; Allen Sisson Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Sisson, Allen," accessed September 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110495.

Sisson, Allen. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110495.

"Sisson, Allen." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 September 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110495

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