Ben Black

Birth and Death Data: Born December 11th, 1889, Died December 26th, 1950

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer, leader, lyricist, director, banjo, speaker

Recordings (Results 76-100 of 106 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh W81933 10-in. 12/12/1927 An old guitar and an old refrain Noel Taylor Male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick 3455 10-in. approximately Jan. 1920 Hold me All Star Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick 4257 10-in. approximately Oct. 1920 My midnight frolic girl Vernon Trio Instrumental trio songwriter  
Brunswick 4390 10-in. approximately Oct. 1920 My wonder girl Vernon Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick 6253 10-in. approximately Aug. 1921 Dream of me Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick 15698 10-in. May 1925 Beside a silv’ry stream Cinderella Roof Orchestra ; Herb Wiedoeft Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick 4541-4542 10-in. approximately Nov. 1920 June Gene Rodemich’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick 9407-9409 10-in. approximately Dec. 1922 Without you Gene Rodemich’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 14736-14739 10-in. 1/27/1925 On the way to Monterey Ray Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 14811-14813 10-in. 2/5/1925 On the way to Monterey Ray Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 15160-15162 10-in. 3/13/1925 Moonlight and roses Frank Bessinger ; Ray Miller Orchestra ; Frank Wright Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet songwriter  
Brunswick C2585 10-in. 11/21/1928 Moonlight and roses Eddie Dunstedter Organ solo songwriter  
Brunswick C2929 10-in. 2/8/1929 Moonlight and roses (Bring mem’ries of you) Ray Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) songwriter  
Brunswick XC4408 12-in. 9/13/1929 An old guitar and an old refrain Orchestra (unidentified; Brunswick Records) ; Vocal ensemble (unidentified; Brunswick) Orchestra, with vocal ensemble songwriter  
Brunswick C1599-C1600 10-in. 1/19/1928 An old guitar and an old refrain Frank Sullivan ; Elmo Tanner Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Brunswick LA24; LA26-LA27 10-in. May 1925 Beside a silv’ry stream Cinderella Roof Orchestra ; Herb Wiedoeft Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E24619-E24622 10-in. 10/1/1927 An old guitar and an old refrain Colonial Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take E24622) songwriter  
Brunswick E25433-E25434 10-in. 12/5/1927 Moonlight and roses (Bring mem’ries of you) Brunswick Hour Orchestra Orchestra songwriter  
Edison 6748 10-in. 4/24/1919 Roses at twilight Arthur S. Bibble Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 6802 10-in. 5/22/1919 (Dry your) Tears Green Brothers' Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9903 10-in. 12/10/1924 Nancy Dave Harman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 10308 10-in. 4/9/1925 Moonlight and roses (Bring mem'ries of you) Helen Clark ; Clover Gardens Orchestra ; Joseph A. Phillips Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet songwriter  
Edison 10412 10-in. 5/28/1925 Beside a silvery stream Charlie Fry ; Million Dollar Pier Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 10483 10-in. 7/1/1925 Beside a silv'ry stream Clover Gardens Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 11251 10-in. 10/16/1926 Don't sing aloha when I go Four Aristocrats Vocal and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
(Results 76-100 of 106 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Black, Ben," accessed June 14, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112018.

Black, Ben. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 14, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112018.

"Black, Ben." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 14 June 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112018

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