Leon Cofer

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, guitar, banjo, speaker

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh W80581 10-in. 3/19/1927 Where the morning glories grow Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  
OKeh W80582 10-in. 3/19/1927 The great ship went down Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  
OKeh W80583 10-in. 3/19/1927 Nothing from nothing leaves you Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  
OKeh W80584 10-in. 3/19/1927 They All Go Hungry Hash House Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  
OKeh W80585 10-in. 3/19/1927 Down in Arkansas Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  
OKeh W80586 10-in. 3/19/1927 The Georgia hobo Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  
OKeh W80593 10-in. 3/21/1927 Riley the furniture man The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W80594 10-in. 3/21/1927 Railroad Bill The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W80595 10-in. 3/21/1927 The coon from Tennessee The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal trio, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W80596 10-in. 3/21/1927 The Georgia Black Bottom The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W80597 10-in. 3/21/1927 Diamond Joe The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W80598 10-in. 3/21/1927 Dance all night with a bottle in your hand The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W81757 10-in. 10/12/1927 Bright lights in the graveyard The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W81758 10-in. 10/12/1927 I've got a gal in Baltimore The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W81759 10-in. 10/12/1927 Bad mule The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W81760 10-in. 10/12/1927 Climbing up the golden stairs The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W81761 10-in. 10/12/1927 Stockade blues The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W81762 10-in. 10/12/1927 Year of Jubilee The Georgia Crackers [OKeh Records jazz/dance band, 1927] Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar Performer, banjo  
OKeh W402299 10-in. 3/13/1929 We will outshine the sun Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  
OKeh W402300 10-in. 3/13/1929 Because he loved her so Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  
OKeh W402301 10-in. 3/13/1929 Little Janie Green Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  
OKeh W402302 10-in. 3/13/1929 Keno, the rent man Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), guitar, and talk Performer, guitar  
OKeh W402303 10-in. 3/13/1929 Rock that cradle Lucy Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), guitar, and talk Performer, guitar  
OKeh W402304 10-in. 3/13/1929 How long! Cofer Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar Performer, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cofer, Leon," accessed September 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201953.

Cofer, Leon. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201953.

"Cofer, Leon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 September 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201953

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