Ed Schaffer

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1932

Roles Represented in DAHR: steel guitar, guitar, vocalist, lyricist, kazoo, composer

Notes: "Dizzy" Head, a guitarist credited on 193l Jimmie Davis records, has been tentatively identified as Ed Schaffer.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-59952 10-in. 5/20/1930 She's a hum dum dinger Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-59965 10-in. 5/21/1930 Fence breakin' blues Shreveport Home Wreckers 2 guitars and kazoo, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, kazoo, lyricist, composer  
Victor BVE-59966 10-in. 5/21/1930 Home wreckin' blues Shreveport Home Wreckers 2 guitars and kazoo, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, composer, kazoo, lyricist  
Victor BVE-64755 10-in. 11/29/1930 Arabella blues Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-64760 10-in. 11/29/1930 Bear cat mama from Horner's Corners Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-69358 10-in. 5/27/1931 Down at the old country church Jimmie Davis Male vocal duet, with steel guitar and speech instrumentalist, steel guitar, vocalist  
Victor BVE-69359 10-in. 5/27/1931 She's a hum-dum dinger (From Dingersville)—Part 2 Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with guitar and steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-69360 10-in. 5/27/1931 Market house blues Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with guitar and steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-69361 10-in. 5/27/1931 Get on board, Aunt Susan Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with guitar and steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-69362 10-in. 5/27/1931 Midnight blues Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with guitar and steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-69367 10-in. 5/28/1931 There's evil in ye children, gather 'round Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with guitar and steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-70656 10-in. 2/8/1932 Saturday night stroll Jimmie Davis Male vocal duet, with steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-70657 10-in. 2/8/1932 Sewing machine blues Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with guitar and steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-70658 10-in. 2/8/1932 Red nightgown blues Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with guitar and steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-70659 10-in. 2/8/1932 Davis' salty dog Jimmie Davis Male vocal solo, with guitar and steel guitar instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-70660 10-in. 2/8/1932 Nok-em-all blues Eddie & Oscar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-70661 10-in. 2/8/1932 Flying crow blues Eddie & Oscar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars instrumentalist, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Schaffer, Ed," accessed October 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209140.

Schaffer, Ed. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209140.

"Schaffer, Ed." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209140

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