Whistlin’ Rufus

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, piano, composer, lyricist, whistling

Notes: Full name is Rufus Bridey.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-77304 10-in. 12/11/1933 Mama I hope you're satisfied Whistlin’ Rufus Male vocal solo, with piano and whistling vocalist, instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist, whistling  
Victor BS-77305 10-in. 12/11/1933 Sweet jelly rollin' Whistlin’ Rufus Male vocal solo, with piano and whistling vocalist, instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist, whistling  
Victor BS-77306 10-in. 12/11/1933 Sleepin' by myself Whistlin’ Rufus Male vocal solo, with piano and whistling vocalist, instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist, whistling  
Victor BS-77307 10-in. 12/11/1933 Sweet thing Whistlin’ Rufus Male vocal solo, with piano and whistling vocalist, instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist, whistling  
Victor BS-77308 10-in. 12/11/1933 It's mighty hard to go through life alone Whistlin’ Rufus Male vocal solo, with piano and whistling vocalist, instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist, whistling  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Whistlin’ Rufus," accessed January 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113460.

Whistlin’ Rufus. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113460.

"Whistlin’ Rufus." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 January 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113460

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