George Reneau

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1901 (Jefferson County), Died January 1st, 1933 (Knoxville)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1925

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, guitar, harmonica

Notes: Often sub-credited as "The Blind Musician of the Smoky Mountains."

Recordings (Results 51-58 of 58 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Vocalion 1482W-1484W 10-in. 10/15/1925 On top of Old Smoky George Reneau Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, harmonica  
Vocalion 1485W-1486W 10-in. 10/15/1925 When the work's all done this fall George Reneau Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion 1487W-1488W 10-in. 10/15/1925 The old rugged cross George Reneau Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, harmonica  
Vocalion 1489W-1491W 10-in. 10/16/1925 The hand of fate George Reneau Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, harmonica  
Vocalion 1492W-1494W 10-in. 10/16/1925 Jack and Joe George Reneau Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, harmonica  
Vocalion 1495W-1497W 10-in. 10/16/1925 I'm glad my wife's in Europe George Reneau Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, harmonica  
Vocalion 1498W-1500W 10-in. 10/16/1925 The fatal wedding George Reneau Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Vocalion 1501W-1503W 10-in. 10/16/1925 The two orphans George Reneau Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, harmonica  
(Results 51-58 of 58 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Reneau, George," accessed June 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113118.

Reneau, George. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113118.

"Reneau, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 June 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113118

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