Lester McFarland

Birth and Death Data: Born February 2, 1902, Died July 24, 1984

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, mandolin, harmonica, guitar, lyricist, violin, composer, songwriter

See Also: Miller Brothers; Perry Brothers, The

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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 246 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-77347 10-in. 12/13/1933 Keep a light in your window tonight Tom and Don Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars lyricist  
Brunswick E3926 10-in. 10/13/1926 Many, many years ago Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and harmonica vocalist  
Brunswick E3929 10-in. 10/13/1926 Pretty Polly Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with violin and guitar vocalist  
Brunswick E3930 10-in. 10/13/1926 There’s no disappointment in heaven Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E3931 10-in. 10/13/1926 If I could hear my mother pray again Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E3932 10-in. 10/14/1926 When I was single Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E3933 10-in. 10/14/1926 Sarah Jane Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar, mandolin, and harmonica vocalist  
Brunswick E3934 10-in. 10/14/1926 Hand me down my walking cane Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Brunswick E3935 10-in. 10/14/1926 I was born four thousand years ago Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Brunswick E3936 10-in. 10/14/1926 I will sing of my Redeemer Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E3937 10-in. 10/14/1926 When our Lord shall come again Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E3950 10-in. 10/16/1926 Midnight on the stormy deep Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E3951 10-in. 10/16/1926 Careless love Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and harmonica vocalist  
Brunswick E3952 10-in. 10/16/1926 Casey’s whistle Lester McFarland Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
Brunswick E3957 10-in. 10/16/1926 The lonesome valley Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Brunswick E3958 10-in. 10/16/1926 Are you tired of me, darling Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E3959 10-in. 10/16/1926 You’re as welcome as the flowers in May Lester McFarland Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
Brunswick E3960 10-in. 10/16/1926 You give me your love and I’ll give you mine Lester McFarland Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
Brunswick E3961 10-in. 10/16/1926 Don’t you remember the time Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar, mandolin, and harmonica vocalist  
Brunswick E3963 10-in. 10/16/1926 Love always has its way Lester McFarland Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
Brunswick E28046 10-in. 8/13/1928 The last mile of the way Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E28047 10-in. 8/13/1928 Call me back, pal o’ mine Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E28048 10-in. 8/13/1928 Call me back again Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
Brunswick E28049 10-in. 8/13/1928 The Kentucky bride’s fate Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist, composer  
Brunswick E28062 10-in. 8/14/1928 Little Nell Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin vocalist  
(Results 1-25 of 246 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McFarland, Lester," accessed July 4, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113203.

McFarland, Lester. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 4, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113203.

"McFarland, Lester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 4 July 2022.

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