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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 151-175 of 632 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Pre-matrix C-]506 12-in. 6/4/1902 Minstrel record, no. 1 Georgia Minstrels Minstrels vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]506 7-in. 11/14/1900 Minstrel record, no. 1 Georgia Minstrels Minstrels vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix C-]507 12-in. 6/4/1902 Minstrel record, no. 2 Georgia Minstrels Minstrels vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]507 7-in. 11/14/1900 Minstrel record, no. 2 Georgia Minstrels Minstrels vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]509 7-in. 11/14/1900 Minstrel record, no. 4 Georgia Minstrels Minstrels vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]511 7-in. 11/15/1900 We'll never haul the old flag down S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]512 7-in. 11/15/1900 Oh! Wouldn't that jar you? S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]513 7-in. 11/15/1900 Rhoda and her pagoda S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]514 7-in. 11/15/1900 Chinee soje-man S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]515 7-in. 11/15/1900 When the moon comes up behind de hill S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]516 7-in. 11/15/1900 A private in the ranks S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]517 7-in. 11/15/1900 My blushin' Rosie S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]518 7-in. 11/15/1900 My sun flower Sue S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]519 7-in. 11/15/1900 When Reuben comes to town S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]585 7-in. 1/5/1901 Why don't the band play? S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix C-]585 12-in. 5/16/1902 Why don't the band play? S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]585 10-in. 5/16/1902 Why don't the band play? S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]586 7-in. 1/5/1901 Tommy Atkins S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with trumpet calls vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix C-]586 12-in. 5/16/1902 Tommy Atkins S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with trumpet calls vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]586 10-in. 5/16/1902 Tommy Atkins S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with trumpet calls vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]706 7-in. 3/5/1901 Whistling S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]707 7-in. 3/5/1901 Cooee! Mah girlie! S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]708 7-in. 3/5/1901 Nothing doing! S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]709 7-in. 3/5/1901 I mean to introduce it into China S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]710 10-in. 3/5/1903 Six little wives S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
(Results 151-175 of 632 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dudley, S. H.," accessed January 26, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110777.

Dudley, S. H.. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 26, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110777.

"Dudley, S. H.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 26 January 2022.

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