John Baltzell

Birth and Death Data: Born September 23rd, 1860 (Knox County)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: violin

Notes: Often sub-credited as "Champion Old Time Fiddler."

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 47 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Trial 1924-06-19-01] 10-in. 6/19/1924 Sand class reel John L. Baltzell Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Victor [Trial 1924-06-19-02] 10-in. 6/19/1924 Pearl quadrille John L. Baltzell Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Victor [Trial 1924-06-19-03] 10-in. 6/19/1924 Ada's quadrille John L. Baltzell Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Victor [Trial 1924-06-19-04] 10-in. 6/19/1924 Levison reel John L. Baltzell Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh S-72613 10-in. June 1924 John Baltzell's reel John L. Baltzell Fiddle (violin) solo instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh S-72614 10-in. June 1924 Mandylyn quadrille medley John L. Baltzell Fiddle (violin) solo instrumentalist, violin  
Edison N-181 10-in. 4/10/1928 Paddy Ryan's favorite Irish jig John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt ; Samuel C. Shults Fiddle (violin) duet, with orchestra instrumentalist, violin  
Edison N-182 10-in. 4/10/1928 Kenion clog John Baltzell Fiddle (violin) solo instrumentalist, violin  
Edison N-183 10-in. 4/11/1928 Highland fling John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison N-184 10-in. 4/11/1928 Starlight waltz John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison N-185 10-in. 4/11/1928 Pandora waltz John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 9144 10-in. 9/7/1923 Money musk medley John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 9145 10-in. 9/7/1923 Durang hornpipe medley John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 9148 10-in. 9/8/1923 The old red barn medley quadrille John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 9149 10-in. 9/8/1923 The buckeye medley quadrille John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 9150 10-in. 9/10/1923 The farmer's medley quadrille John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 9151 10-in. 9/10/1923 Drunken sailor medley John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 11606 10-in. 3/28/1927 Electric light schottische John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 11607 10-in. 3/28/1927 London polka John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 11608 10-in. 3/28/1927 Guilderoy's reel John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 11609 10-in. 3/29/1927 The Clinton quadrille John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 11610 10-in. 3/29/1927 The tramp waltz John Baltzell Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 11611 10-in. 3/29/1927 The mocking bird John Baltzell Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 11612 10-in. 3/29/1927 Sand reel John Baltzell Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, violin  
Edison 18378 10-in. 4/9/1928 Ginger Ridge quadrille John Baltzell ; John F. Burckhardt ; Samuel C. Shults Fiddle (violin) solo, with piano and calls instrumentalist, violin  
(Results 1-25 of 47 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Baltzell, John," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/115598.

Baltzell, John. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/115598.

"Baltzell, John." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.

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