J. Berni Barbour

Birth and Death Data: Born April 22nd, 1881, Died April 11th, 1936

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, piano, leader

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Trial 1920-09-13-06] Not documented 9/13/1920 Sphinx Original Dixieland Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 79014 10-in. 3/3/1920 The sphinx Happy Six Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 140073 10-in. 9/18/1924 My man rocks me (With one steady roll) Southern Quartet [i.e., Southern Negro Quartette] Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer  
Columbia 140279 10-in. 1/27/1925 Steady roll blues Francis Craig Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W141012 10-in. 9/29/1925 Steady roll blues Francis Craig Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W144600 10-in. 9/6/1927 In-a-de-mornin' Barbour's Plantation Singers Mixed vocal ensemble, with piano composer, instrumentalist, piano, lyricist, leader  
Columbia W144601 10-in. 9/6/1927 Doan let Satan git you Barbour's Plantation Singers Mixed vocal ensemble, with piano composer, lyricist, leader, instrumentalist, piano  
OKeh 8943 10-in. Feb. 1925 My daddy rocks me (With one steady roll) Clarence Buck ; Ohio State Collegians ; Harold Ortli Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
OKeh 9021 10-in. Mar. 1925 My daddy rocks me (With one steady roll) Floyd Campbell ; Charles Creath's Jazz-O-Maniacs Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Brunswick C3315 10-in. 4/18/1929 My daddy rocks me Hokum Jug Band ; Frankie Half Pint Jaxon ; Tampa Red Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Brunswick C3848 10-in. 7/11/1929 My daddy rocks me (With one steady roll) The Club Ambassadors Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Brunswick C1424-C1425 10-in. 1/10/1928 My daddy rocks me (With one steady roll) Husk O'Hare's Wolverines Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Barbour, J. Berni," accessed July 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116862.

Barbour, J. Berni. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116862.

"Barbour, J. Berni." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116862

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