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Floyd Cramer

Floyd Cramer (October 27, 1933 – December 31, 1997) was an American Hall of Fame pianist who was one of the architects of the Nashville sound. He was known for his "slip note" piano style, in which an out-of-key note slides into the correct note.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 27th, 1933 (Shreveport), Died December 31st, 1997 (Nashville)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1952 - 1969

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, organ

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 472 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca NA 2656 2/29/1952 That heart belongs to me Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 2657 2/29/1952 I just can't be true Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 2658 2/29/1952 So used to loving you Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 2659 2/29/1952 I haven't got the heart Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 2702 4/21/1952 Slowly Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 2703 4/21/1952 The last waltz Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 2704 4/21/1952 Bow Thy head Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 2705 4/21/1952 Country church Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 2812 7/29/1952 Back street affair Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 2813 7/29/1952 I'm only wishin' Webb Pierce instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9278 1/24/1956 If I never had anything else The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9279 1/24/1956 So doggone lonesome The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9325 4/12/1956 Old love letters (bring memories of you)-1 The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9326 4/12/1956 Jimmie Rodgers' last blue yodel The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9327 4/12/1956 Travelin' blues The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9409 6/12/1956 You're the only good thing The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9410 6/12/1956 I've got the blues for Mammy The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9411 6/12/1956 I dreamed of an old love affair The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9412 6/12/1956 I know my baby loves me in her own peculiar way The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9413 6/13/1956 Mississippi gal The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9414 6/13/1956 There's no fool like a young fool The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9415 6/13/1956 I knew the moment I lost you The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9416 6/13/1956 You're breaking my heart The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9417 6/14/1956 When a soldier knocks and finds nobody home The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
Decca NA 9418 6/14/1956 This troubled mind o' mine The Texas Troubadours ; Ernest Tubb instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 1-25 of 472 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cramer, Floyd," accessed May 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202179.

Cramer, Floyd. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202179.

"Cramer, Floyd." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 May 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202179

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