Sol K. Bright

Birth and Death Data: Born 1909, Died April 27, 1992

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, vocalist, composer, lyricist, songwriter, steel guitar, string bass

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor PBS-79083 10-in. 2/23/1934 Hooheno kela no beauty Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Male vocal solo, with vocal trio and instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader, vocalist  
Victor PBS-79084 10-in. 2/23/1934 Kaia ono Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Male vocal solo, with vocal trio and instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader, vocalist  
Victor PBS-79085 10-in. 2/23/1934 Papio, little bamboo bungalow Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Male vocal solo, with vocal trio and instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader, vocalist  
Victor PBS-79086 10-in. 2/23/1934 Goodbye Hawaii, I love you Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Male vocal solo, with vocal trio and instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader, vocalist, composer  
Victor PBS-79087 10-in. 2/23/1934 Kalua lullaby Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Male vocal solo, with vocal trio and instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader, vocalist  
Victor PBS-79088 10-in. 2/23/1934 You're the only one Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79089 10-in. 2/23/1934 Tomi tomi Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Male vocal solo, with vocal trio and instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader, vocalist  
Victor PBS-79107 10-in. 3/9/1934 Haole hula Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79108 10-in. 3/9/1934 Akaka Falls Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79109 10-in. 3/9/1934 La rosita Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79110 10-in. 3/9/1934 Saint Louis blues Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79111 10-in. 3/9/1934 Heat wave Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo and male vocal trio leader  
Victor PBS-79245 10-in. 6/8/1934 Haole hula Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo and vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79246 10-in. 6/8/1934 Honolulu how do you do Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79247 10-in. 6/8/1934 Kamaaina Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) songwriter, leader  
Victor PBS-79248 10-in. 6/8/1934 Hanohano Hanalei Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79249 10-in. 6/8/1934 He aloha no kauiki Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79250 10-in. 6/8/1934 Kalakaua Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79251 10-in. 6/8/1934 Oi-oi-e (Samoan sweetheart) Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) composer, leader  
Victor PBS-79271 10-in. 6/25/1934 I've found a little grass skirt (For my little grass shack) Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79272 10-in. 6/25/1934 It's just an old Hawaiian custom Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79286 10-in. 7/22/1934 Malihini mele (I played a tune on my sweet okolehao) Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79287 10-in. 7/22/1934 Hui e Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79292 10-in. 7/26/1934 Lei-e Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-79293 10-in. 7/26/1934 Soft green seas Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-016113 10-in. 9/8/1938 At Waikiki Al Kealoha Perry ; Singing Surfriders Vocal and instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) songwriter  
Victor PBS-026424 10-in. 2/8/1939 Native guitars Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-026425 10-in. 2/8/1939 I wonder where my hula girl has gone Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-026426 10-in. 2/8/1939 Tropic trade winds Dick McIntyre ; Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-026427 10-in. 2/8/1939 That girl from Hawaii Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with vocal trio (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-026428 10-in. 2/8/1939 Polynesian love song Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with vocal trio (Hawaiian) composer, lyricist, leader  
Victor PBS-026429 10-in. 2/8/1939 Hame Pila Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo (Hawaiian) vocalist, leader  
Victor PBS-026430 10-in. 2/8/1939 Beneath a banyan tree Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-036048 10-in. 3/21/1939 My Polynesian love song The Surfriders Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) composer  
Victor BS-054571 10-in. 10/9/1940 Sophisticated hula Happy Valley Boys Steel guitar solo, with guitar composer, lyricist  
Victor PBS-Test-1331 10-in. 1/31/1934 Kaia ono Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor PBS-Test-1332 10-in. 1/31/1934 Beauty Sol K. Bright’s Hollywaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) leader  
Columbia W147801 10-in. 1/10/1929 Ka ua loku Sol Hoopii's Novelty Trio Instrumental trio (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo vocalist  
Columbia W147802 10-in. 1/10/1929 Na Molokama Sol Hoopii's Novelty Trio Instrumental trio (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo vocalist  
Columbia W147803 10-in. 1/11/1929 Kilohana Sol Hoopii's Novelty Trio Instrumental trio (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo vocalist  
Brunswick LAE795 10-in. 5/21/1930 Hualalai Sol K. Bright ; Joe Guerrero ; Johnny Noble Hawaiian Music ; Danny Stewart Jazz/dance band (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo and male vocal duet vocalist  
Brunswick LAE796 10-in. 5/21/1930 Maunawili hula Sol K. Bright ; Joe Guerrero ; Johnny Noble Hawaiian Music ; Danny Stewart Jazz/dance band (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo and male vocal duet vocalist  
Brunswick LAE797 10-in. 5/21/1930 Lei ohu Sol K. Bright ; Joe Guerrero ; Johnny Noble Hawaiian Music ; Danny Stewart Jazz/dance band (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo and male vocal duet vocalist  
Brunswick LAE798 10-in. 5/21/1930 Hilo e Sol K. Bright ; Joe Guerrero ; Johnny Noble Hawaiian Music ; Danny Stewart Jazz/dance band (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo and male vocal duet vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bright, Sol K.," accessed April 16, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113432.

Bright, Sol K.. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 16, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113432.

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