Kenneth Pitts

Birth and Death Data: Born July 16, 1916, Died November 22, 2002

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: violin, accordion, leader

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-022304 10-in. 4/9/1938 Like you Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022305 10-in. 4/9/1938 Annie Laurie Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022306 10-in. 4/9/1938 I'm jealous of the twinkle in your eye Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers ; Curly Perrin Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022307 10-in. 4/9/1938 Someone in heaven is thinking of you Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022308 10-in. 4/9/1938 Song of the waterfall Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022309 10-in. 4/9/1938 Don't drop a slug in the slot Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022310 10-in. 4/9/1938 When my dreams come true Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022311 10-in. 4/9/1938 Riding on the old ferris wheel Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022312 10-in. 4/9/1938 I'm in love with you, honey Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022313 10-in. 4/9/1938 You're just about right Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022314 10-in. 4/9/1938 Broadway mama Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022315 10-in. 4/9/1938 Blues when it rains Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022316 10-in. 4/9/1938 Tableau clog dance Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022317 10-in. 4/9/1938 Pedestal clog dance Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022318 10-in. 4/9/1938 Boyd's tin roof blues Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022319 10-in. 4/9/1938 Home in Indiana Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022320 10-in. 4/9/1938 I've got those Oklahoma blues Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-022321 10-in. 4/9/1938 Jig Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028801 10-in. 10/30/1938 My baby loves me, I know Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028802 10-in. 10/30/1938 New Spanish two-step Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028803 10-in. 10/30/1938 Spanish fandango Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028804 10-in. 10/30/1938 I love my baby Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028805 10-in. 10/30/1938 Singing and swinging for me Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028806 10-in. 10/30/1938 Tom-cat rag Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028807 10-in. 10/30/1938 Here comes Pappy Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028808 10-in. 10/30/1938 One thing at a time Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028809 10-in. 10/30/1938 Weeping blues Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028810 10-in. 10/30/1938 Boyd's Kelly waltz Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028811 10-in. 10/30/1938 Never let you cry over me Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028812 10-in. 10/30/1938 La golondrina Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028813 10-in. 10/30/1938 Troubles Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028814 10-in. 10/30/1938 I got the blues for mammy Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028815 10-in. 10/30/1938 I want to go back Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-028816 10-in. 10/30/1938 Mill blues Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063074 10-in. 4/9/1941 Flower of Texas Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063075 10-in. 4/9/1941 I'll be back in a year, little darlin' Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063076 10-in. 4/9/1941 Jitter bug jive Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063077 10-in. 4/9/1941 I can't forget (no matter how I try) Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063078 10-in. 4/9/1941 They go goo-goo-ga-ga goofy over gobs Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063079 10-in. 4/9/1941 I guess you don't care any more Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063084 10-in. 4/10/1941 Swing steel, swing Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063085 10-in. 4/10/1941 Sweethearts or strangers Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063086 10-in. 4/10/1941 Don't let the barrel go dry Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063087 10-in. 4/10/1941 Now I feel the way you do Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063088 10-in. 4/10/1941 No dice Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-063089 10-in. 4/10/1941 Hold on to that thing Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-071180 10-in. 10/12/1941 Tell me why my daddy don't come home Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor BS-071181 10-in. 10/12/1941 Rollin' down the Great Divide Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor BS-071182 10-in. 10/12/1941 My Birmingham rose Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor BS-071183 10-in. 10/12/1941 The letter I never did mail Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor BS-071184 10-in. 10/12/1941 (When I had) My pony on the range Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor BS-071185 10-in. 10/12/1941 Jennie Lou Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor BS-071186 10-in. 10/12/1941 Tumble weed trail Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor BS-071187 10-in. 10/12/1941 Put your troubles down the hatch Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band, with vocal ensemble instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor BS-071188 10-in. 10/12/1941 Home coming waltz Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor BS-071189 10-in. 10/12/1941 Over the waves waltz Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin, accordion  
Victor E0VB-3222 10-in. 2/7/1950 Letters have no arms Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-3224 10-in. 2/7/1950 Red river rag Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-3225 10-in. 2/7/1950 The Bandera waltz Paul Blount ; Bill Boyd ; Jim Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal duet, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-3226 10-in. 2/7/1950 We were married Jim Boyd ; Terry Lee ; Men of the West Female-male vocal duet, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-3227 10-in. 2/7/1950 The girl in the picture Jim Boyd ; Men of the West Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-3228 10-in. 2/7/1950 I got along without you before I met you (I can get along without you now) Jim Boyd ; Men of the West Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-3229 10-in. 2/7/1950 Mule boogie Paul Blount ; Jim Boyd ; Men of the West Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-4724 10-in. 5/28/1950 Bill Boyd rag Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-4725 10-in. 5/28/1950 Cuckoo waltz Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-4726 10-in. 5/28/1950 Why don't you love me? Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor E0VB-4727 10-in. 5/28/1950 Yes I do, yes I do, yes I do Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, violin  
Victor D6VB-2988 10-in. 10/3/1946 Jim's polka Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor D6VB-2989 10-in. 10/3/1946 Oklahoma bound Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band leader, instrumentalist, accordion  
Victor D6VB-2990 10-in. 10/3/1946 New Fort Worth rag Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers String band instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor D6VB-2991 10-in. 10/3/1946 Out in the rain again Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band leader, instrumentalist, accordion  
Victor D6VB-2992 10-in. 10/3/1946 Now or never Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with male vocal trio and string band leader, instrumentalist, accordion  
Victor D6VB-2993 10-in. 10/3/1946 Palace in Dallas Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with male vocal trio and string band instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Decca 93651 10-in. 4/24/1941 I'll be waiting for you darling Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners instrumentalist, violin  
Decca 93652 10-in. 4/24/1941 Gallopin' to Gallup Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners instrumentalist, violin  
Decca 93653 10-in. 4/24/1941 I'll keep on wishing for you Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners instrumentalist, violin  
Decca 93654 10-in. 4/24/1941 Blanket me with western skies Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners instrumentalist, violin  
Decca 93655 10-in. 4/24/1941 Rodeo queen Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners instrumentalist, violin  
Decca 93656 10-in. 4/24/1941 Shy Anne from Old Cheyenne Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners instrumentalist, violin  
Decca 93657 10-in. 4/24/1941 Sunny San Antone Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners instrumentalist, violin  
Decca 93658 10-in. 4/24/1941 I want to be a cowboy's sweetheart Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners instrumentalist, violin  
Decca 93721 10-in. 4/24/1941 I'm gonna have a cowboy wedding Light Crust Doughboys ; Patsy Montana and her Pardners instrumentalist, violin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Pitts, Kenneth," accessed November 30, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/208003.

Pitts, Kenneth. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 30, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/208003.

"Pitts, Kenneth." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 30 November 2022.

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