Birth and Death Data: Born December 14, 1889 (Arkansas), Died October 22, 1982 (Kentucky)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1936
Roles Represented in DAHR: violin, songwriter, speaker, composer, vocalist, lyricist
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 105 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-41964||10-in.||2/24/1928||When the flowers bloom in the springtime||C. W. Davis||Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar||instrumentalist, violin|
|Victor||BVE-41965||10-in.||2/24/1928||Down in a southern town||C. W. Davis||Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar||instrumentalist, violin|
|Victor||BVE-41966||10-in.||2/24/1928||Sleep on, brown eyes||C. W. Davis ; Bert Layne||Male vocal duet, with violin and guitar||instrumentalist, violin, vocalist|
|Victor||BVE-41967||10-in.||2/24/1928||Give me your heart||C. W. Davis||Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar||instrumentalist, violin|
|Victor||BRC-71235||10-in.||1/15/1932||My Carolina home||Dick Robertson||Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-82715||10-in.||3/30/1934||My Carolina home||Riley Puckett||Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-82761||10-in.||4/2/1934||The forgotten soldier boy||Asher Sizemore||Male vocal solo, with guitar||lyricist, composer|
|Victor||BS-02542||10-in.||10/12/1936||The forgotten soldier boy||Monroe Brothers||Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W142085||10-in.||4/22/1926||My Carolina home||Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett||Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar||songwriter, instrumentalist, violin|
|Columbia||W143021||10-in.||11/2/1926||Uncle Bud||Riley Puckett ; Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner||String band, with male vocal solo and male vocal duet||instrumentalist, violin|
|Columbia||W143030||10-in.||11/3/1926||I got mine||Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner||String band, with male vocal solo, male vocal trio, and talk||instrumentalist, violin|
|Columbia||W143802||10-in.||3/29/1927||Peter went a-fishing||Clayton McMichen ; Riley Puckett ; Gid Tanner||Vocal and instrumental ensemble||instrumentalist, violin|
|Columbia||W143848||10-in.||4/1/1927||A fiddler's convention in Georgia||Bert Layne ; Bob Nichols ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Gid Tanner||Violin, banjo, and guitar, with talking and male vocal solo||speaker, instrumentalist, violin|
|Columbia||W143849||10-in.||4/1/1927||A fiddler's convention in Georgia||Bert Layne ; Bob Nichols ; Fate Norris ; Riley Puckett ; Gid Tanner||Violin, banjo, and guitar, with talking, calls, and male vocal solo||speaker, instrumentalist, violin|
|Columbia||W145068||10-in.||11/1/1927||My Blue Ridge Mountain queen||Bob Nichols ; Riley Puckett||Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar||composer|
|Columbia||W145077||10-in.||11/2/1927||My Carolina home||McMichen's Melody Men||String trio, with male vocal duet||composer|
|Columbia||W145122||10-in.||11/5/1927||On the banks of the Ohio||Clarence Greene||Male vocal solo, with harmonica and guitar||composer|
|Columbia||145558||10-in.||1/20/1928||My Blue Ridge Mountain queen||Mack Allen ; The Harmonians [Selvin's Orchestra]||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W147261||10-in.||10/23/1928||Little Blue Ridge girl||McMichen-Layne String Orchestra||String band, with male vocal solo||instrumentalist, violin, songwriter|
|Columbia||W147262||10-in.||10/23/1928||The dying hobo||McMichen-Layne String Orchestra||String band, with male vocal duet||instrumentalist, violin, songwriter|
|Columbia||W147270||10-in.||10/23/1928||The story of C. S. Carnes||Dan Hornsby||Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar||instrumentalist, violin|
|Columbia||W147271||10-in.||10/23/1928||The Shelby disaster||Dan Hornsby||Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar||instrumentalist, violin|
|Columbia||W147272||10-in.||10/23/1928||Sailing on the Robert E. Lee||McMichen-Layne String Orchestra||String band, with male vocal solo||instrumentalist, violin, composer|
|Columbia||W147274||10-in.||10/24/1928||Down on the Ozark Trail||McMichen-Layne String Orchestra||String band, with male vocal duet||songwriter, instrumentalist, violin|
|Columbia||W147277||10-in.||10/24/1928||When you're far from the ones who love you||McMichen's Melody Men||Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Layne, Bert," accessed March 30, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205709.
Layne, Bert. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 30, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205709.
"Layne, Bert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 30 March 2023.
DAHR Persistent Identifier
Allmusic: Bert Layne
Linked Open Data Sources
LCNAR: Layne, Bert - http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2019031954
MusicBrainz: Bert Layne - https://musicbrainz.org/artist/91128ebf-b76d-4867-9d30-1d241c325760
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