Merle "Red" Taylor

Birth and Death Data: Born May 19th, 1927, Died May 3rd, 1987

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1950 - 1954

Roles Represented in DAHR: violin, vocalist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca NA 2254 10/15/1950 Uncle Pen-1 Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  
Decca NA 2255 10/15/1950 When the golden leaves begin to fall-1 Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  
Decca NA 2324 1/20/1951 Letter from my darlin' Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  
Decca NA 2325 1/20/1951 On the old Kentucky shore Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  
Decca NA 2326 1/20/1951 Rawhide(Instrumental) Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  
Decca NA 2327 1/20/1951 Poison love Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  
Decca NA 2860 10/18/1952 Most of all Merle "Red" Taylor vocalist  
Decca NA 2861 10/18/1952 I let the stars get in my eyes Merle "Red" Taylor vocalist  
Decca NA 3014 3/23/1953 Gimme a little sugar Merle "Red" Taylor vocalist  
Decca NA 3015 3/23/1953 Suppose we try Merle "Red" Taylor vocalist  
Decca NA 3341 6/26/1954 Close by Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  
Decca NA 3342 6/26/1954 My little Georgia Rose Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  
Decca NA 3343 6/26/1954 Put my little shoes away Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  
Decca NA 3364 9/4/1954 Blue moon of Kentucky Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys instrumentalist, violin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Taylor, Merle "Red"," accessed November 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/210051.

Taylor, Merle "Red". (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/210051.

"Taylor, Merle "Red"." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 November 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/210051

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