Sāmī Shawwā

Birth and Death Data: Born 1885, Died December 23, 1965

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1907 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: violin

Notes: Effendi is an honorific.

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= 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
Gramophone 1413y 10-in. June 1910 Taxim Saba kamanga bifatletein Mansour Awad ; Sami Chawa ; Kedabi Instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 4841y 10-in. April 1915 Takasim hegag Effendi Sami Chawa Violin solo instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 6161ak 10-in. October 1919 Allahau akbar 1 Sami Chawa ; Zaki Mourad, Effendi Male vocal solo, with violin and oud instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 6162ak 10-in. October 1919 Allah akbar 2 Sami Chawa ; Zaki Mourad, Effendi Male vocal solo, with violin and oud instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 6234ak 10-in. October 1919 Ezal marön la yaraak Sami Chawa ; Cheikh Ahmad Idriss Male vocal solo, with violin instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 6235ak 10-in. October 1919 Ezal marön la yaraak Sami Chawa ; Cheikh Ahmad Idriss Male vocal solo, with violin instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 6272ak 10-in. October 1919 Rast asem bey Effendi Sami Chawa Violin solo instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 6273ak 10-in. October 1919 Rast asem bey Effendi Sami Chawa Violin solo instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 6275ak 10-in. October 1919 Dareg bayati—Takasim rast Effendi Sami Chawa ; Koddabi Violin solo instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 6297ak 10-in. October 1919 Takasim rast—aalal wahda Effendi Sami Chawa Violin solo instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 7829o 10-in. 1907 Bachraf agam echiran Mansour Awad ; Sami Chawa El-Kedala ; Maksoud Kalekdjian Instrumental trio instrumentalist, violin  
Gramophone 48480y 10-in. April 1915 Takasim bayat Effendi Sami Chawa Violin solo instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) W23809 10-in. either October or November 1929 Ras souri Cheik Ali ; Chambert ; Sami Chawa Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) W23810 10-in. either October or November 1929 Ras souri Cheik Ali ; Chambert ; Sami Chawa Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) W23847 10-in. either October or November 1929 Semaï rast kabir Cheik Ali ; Sami Chawa ; Nouri Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) W23848 10-in. either October or November 1929 Semaï rast kabir Cheik Ali ; Sami Chawa ; Nouri Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) WE71 10-in. either January or February 1926 Bachraf hougaz hamayon Sami Chawa ; Aly Rachidi Violin, oud, and qānūn instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) WE72 10-in. either January or February 1926 Bachraf hougaz hamayon Sami Chawa ; Aly Rachidi Violin, oud, and qānūn instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) WE73 10-in. either January or February 1926 Tahmila rast Sami Chawa ; Aly Rachidi Violin, oud, and qānūn instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) WE74 10-in. either January or February 1926 Tahmila rast Sami Chawa ; Aly Rachidi Violin, oud, and qānūn instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) WE589 10-in. either November or December 1928 Bachraf karabitak sigah M. Asabghi ; Sami Chawa ; Aly Rachidi Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia (U.K.) WE590 10-in. either November or December 1928 Bachraf karabitak sigah M. Asabghi ; Sami Chawa ; Aly Rachidi Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Shawwā, Sāmī," accessed May 28, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/308231.

Shawwā, Sāmī. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 28, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/308231.

"Shawwā, Sāmī." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 28 May 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/308231

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