Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, guitar, composer, yodeling, lyricist, steel guitar, songwriter, vocalist, ukulele, harmonica, jew's harp, speaker, violin

Notes: Also known by the pseudonyms Frank Wallace and Oklahoma's Blue Yodeler. Sometimes billed as "Frankie Marvin and his Uke." Listing for Frankie Marvin. Sometimes listed as "Frank Wallace and his Uke." Listing for Frankie Marvin. Known as Oklahoma's Blue Yodeler Pseudonym for Frankie Marvin.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 212 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-36814 10-in. 10/12/1926 I'd rather be the girl in your arms (Than the girl in your dreams) Jean Goldkette Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (takes 5-8); with male vocal trio (takes 1-4) vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-40132 10-in. 9/28/1927 Give me a night in June Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, ukulele  
Victor BVE-43699 10-in. 5/3/1928 Get out and get under the moon Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-45609 10-in. 6/7/1928 That's my weakness now Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo and ukulele instrumentalist, ukulele, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-45656 10-in. 6/25/1928 Sweet Ella May Jacques Renard Cocoanut Grove Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-45826 10-in. 6/26/1928 You're a real sweetheart Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-53909 10-in. 7/8/1929 Sweetheart you're in my dreams (But morning finds you gone) Frankie Marvin ; Johnny Marvin Male vocal duet, with 2 steel guitars (self-accompaniment) composer, instrumentalist, steel guitar, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-53910 10-in. 7/8/1929 She's old and bent (But she just keeps hoofin' along) Frankie Marvin ; Johnny Marvin Male vocal duet, with 2 steel guitars (self-accompaniment) instrumentalist, steel guitar, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-56761 10-in. 10/9/1929 My dreaming of you Gene Autry ; Jimmy Long Male vocal duet, with 2 steel guitars and violin composer, vocalist, yodeling, instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-56762 10-in. 10/9/1929 My Alabama home Gene Autry ; Jimmy Long Male vocal duet, with yodeling, 2 steel guitars, and violin vocalist, yodeling, instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-57029 10-in. 10/28/1929 Oklahoma, land of the sunny west Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57030 10-in. 10/28/1929 Old family album Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58527 10-in. 1/28/1930 St. James Infirmary King Oliver Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58528 10-in. 1/28/1930 When you're smiling (The whole world smiles with you) King Oliver Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58546 10-in. 2/3/1930 Honeysuckle rose McKinney's Cotton Pickers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58547 10-in. 2/3/1930 Then someone's in love McKinney's Cotton Pickers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59102 10-in. 1/21/1930 Mother's song of love Frankie Marvin ; Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59103 10-in. 1/21/1930 The girl I left behind Frankie Marvin ; Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59104 10-in. 1/21/1930 Slue-foot Lou Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59105 10-in. 1/21/1930 The wild and wooly west Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59525 10-in. 3/18/1930 I must have it King Oliver Orchestra Jazz/dance band vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59693 10-in. 4/11/1930 My gal is good for nothing but love Cotton Club Orchestra ; Duke Ellington Jazz/dance band vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59694 10-in. 4/11/1930 I was made to love you Cotton Club Orchestra ; Duke Ellington Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59759 10-in. 4/18/1930 'Leven-thirty Saturday night Royal Flush Orchestra ; Fess Williams Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62232 10-in. 5/16/1930 I lost my gal from Memphis Mileage Makers ; Bubber Miley Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 1-25 of 212 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Marvin, Frankie," accessed January 16, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113098.

Marvin, Frankie. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 16, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113098.

"Marvin, Frankie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 16 January 2022.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113098

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