James McCravy

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1935

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

Notes: Victor ledgers note that Frank and James McCravy were known on the radio as the Sweet Singers of the South.

Recordings (Results 101-125 of 132 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E25463-E25464 10-in. 12/7/1927 Jacob’s ladder Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E25465-E25466 10-in. 12/7/1927 I shall not be moved Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E25507-E25508 10-in. 12/10/1927 Bye and bye Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25509-E25510 10-in. 12/10/1927 I want to go there Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25511-E25512 10-in. 12/10/1927 Six feet of earth Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25560-E25561 10-in. 12/13/1927 Jacob’s ladder Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25562-E25563 10-in. 12/13/1927 I shall not be moved Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25564-E25565 10-in. 12/13/1927 Leave it there Frank McCravy ; James McCravy vocal duet with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25578-E25579 10-in. 12/13/1927 Mandy Lee Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E25592-E25593 10-in. 12/14/1927 One night as I lay dreaming Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25594-E25595 10-in. 12/14/1927 Will the circle be unbroken Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25596-E25597 10-in. 12/14/1927 When they ring the golden bells Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25610-E25611 10-in. 12/14/1927 Goodbye, little girl, goodbye Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E25612-E25613 10-in. 12/14/1927 Love’s old sweet song Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E25614-E25615 10-in. 12/14/1927 Just as the sun went down Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E25676-E25677 10-in. 12/19/1927 De’s bones gwine rise again Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E25678-E25679 10-in. 12/19/1927 When the saints go marching home Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25680-E25681 10-in. 12/19/1927 What are they doing in heaven today James McCravy Male vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25704-E25705 10-in. 12/20/1927 The church bells are ringing for Mary Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E25706-E25707 10-in. 12/20/1927 Old fashioned locket Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E25722-E25723 10-in. 12/22/1927 The trail of the lonesome pine Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E25724-E25725 10-in. 12/22/1927 The sweetest story ever told Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E25726-E25727 10-in. 12/22/1927 Won’t you come over to my house Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E27932-E27932A 10-in. 7/31/1928 Stand by me Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
Decca 39286 10-in. 1/29/1935 Get away, old man, get away The Mack Brothers vocalist  
(Results 101-125 of 132 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McCravy, James," accessed October 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114573.

McCravy, James. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114573.

"McCravy, James." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 October 2020.

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