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S. H. Dudley

Samuel Holland Rous (15 January 1864 – 6 June 1947), who recorded using the name S. H. Dudley, and less frequently as Frank Kernell, was an American singer, pioneer recording artist, and music business executive. He was unrelated to the black vaudeville performer and impresario Sherman Houston Dudley.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 15, 1864 (Greencastle), Died June 6, 1947 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1894 - 1924

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal, other, performer, whistling, speaker, composer

See Also: Rous, Samuel Holland

Recordings (Results 276-300 of 632 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1981 10-in. 2/18/1903 Up came Johnnie with his camera S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1981 7-in. 2/18/1903 Up came Johnnie with his camera S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1982 10-in. 2/18/1903 The whistling coon Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1982 7-in. 2/18/1903 The whistling coon Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2126 10-in. 3/30/1903 Mamie S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2172 10-in. 4/22/1903 The merry farmer boy Joseph Belmont ; Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo, with bird imitations vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2172 7-in. 4/22/1903 The merry farmer boy Joseph Belmont ; Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo, with bird imitations vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2174 7-in. 4/22/1903 The birds Joseph Belmont ; Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo, with whistling vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2175 7-in. 4/22/1903 The mocking bird Joseph Belmont ; Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo, with whistling vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2177 10-in. 4/23/1903 The robin's song Joseph Belmont ; Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo, with whistling vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2177 7-in. 4/23/1903 The robin's song Joseph Belmont ; Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo, with whistling vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2180 10-in. 4/23/1903 The robins and the wrens Joseph Belmont ; Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo, with bird imitations vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2180 7-in. 4/23/1903 The robins and the wrens Joseph Belmont ; Frank Kernell [i.e., Samuel H. Dudley] Male vocal solo, with bird imitations vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix C-]2340 12-in. 1901-1902 In the starlight S. H. Dudley ; Harry Macdonough Male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3001 10-in. 1/3/1901 When Reuben comes to town S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo and whistling, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]3001 7-in. 1/3/1901 When Reuben comes to town S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3002 10-in. 1/3/1901 The tale of the kangaroo S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3003 10-in. 1/3/1901 Listen to my tale of woe S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]3003 7-in. 10/30/1901 Listen to my tale of woe S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3004 10-in. 1/4/1901 Put me off at Buffalo S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3005 10-in. 1/4/1901 The village choir S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3006 10-in. 1/4/1901 Nothing but nerves S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3007 10-in. 1/4/1901 Oh! Wouldn't that jar you? S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3008 10-in. 1/5/1901 Why don't the band play S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3009 10-in. 1/5/1901 Private Tommy Atkins S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
(Results 276-300 of 632 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dudley, S. H.," accessed January 27, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110777.

Dudley, S. H.. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110777.

"Dudley, S. H.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 27 January 2022.

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