James Cowan Powers

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: violin, leader

Notes: Known as "Fiddlin' Powers."

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 33 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-30578 10-in. 8/18/1924 Brown's dream Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30579 10-in. 8/18/1924 Old Swinnie Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30580 10-in. 8/18/1924 Three forks of Kentucky River Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30581 10-in. 8/18/1924 The little old cabin in the lane Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30582 10-in. 8/18/1924 Old Joe Clark Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30583 10-in. 8/18/1924 Sour wood mountains Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30584 10-in. 8/19/1924 Cumberland Gap Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30585 10-in. 8/19/1924 Buck Creek girls Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30588 10-in. 8/19/1924 Billy in the low ground Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30589 10-in. 8/19/1924 Birdie Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30590 10-in. 8/19/1924 Patty on the turnpike Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30591 10-in. 8/19/1924 Sallie Goodin Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30592 10-in. 8/19/1924 Callahan's reel Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30595 10-in. 8/19/1924 Rocky road to Dinah's house Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30596 10-in. 8/19/1924 Sugar in the gourd Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30597 10-in. 8/19/1924 Cripple Creek Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-30598 10-in. 8/19/1924 Ida Red Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, violin  
Victor [Trial 1924-08-11-03] 10-in. 8/11/1924 Way down in Georgia Fiddlin' Powers & Family Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh W81639 10-in. 9/28/1927 A shady tree Fiddlin' Powers & Family String band instrumentalist, violin, leader  
OKeh W81640 10-in. 9/28/1927 Did you ever see the devil, Uncle Joe? Fiddlin' Powers & Family String band, with vocal ensemble leader, instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh W81641 10-in. 9/28/1927 Old Molly Hair Fiddlin' Powers & Family String band, with vocal ensemble leader, instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh W81642 10-in. 9/28/1927 Charlie Karo Fiddlin' Powers & Family String band leader, instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh W81643 10-in. 9/28/1927 Old Virginia reel Fiddlin' Powers & Family String band, with talk leader, instrumentalist, violin  
OKeh W81644 10-in. 9/28/1927 Old Virginia reel Fiddlin' Powers & Family String band, with talk instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Edison 10612 10-in. 10/2/1925 Old Joe Clark Fiddlin' Powers & Family Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
(Results 1-25 of 33 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Powers, James Cowan," accessed May 12, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/208121.

Powers, James Cowan. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 12, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/208121.

"Powers, James Cowan." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 12 May 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/208121

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