Sylvester Kalama

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1913 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-13143 10-in. 4/16/1913 One-two-three-four Hawaiian Quintette Male vocal solo and male vocal quintet, with instrumental quintet (Hawaiian) lyricist  
Victor B-19198 10-in. 2/19/1917 One, two, three, four E. K. Rose Male vocal solo, with ukulele (Hawaiian) lyricist  
Columbia 39807 10-in. 2/2/1915 One, two, three, four Toots Paka Hawaiian Company Male vocal and instrumental ensemble, with guitar and ukulele (Hawaiian) lyricist  
Columbia 78805 10-in. 11/6/1919 Aloha oe Toots Paka Hawaiian Company Male vocal and instrumental ensemble, with guitars and ukulele (Hawaiian) lyricist  
Columbia W147008 10-in. 9/18/1928 One, two, three, four Frank Ferera's Hawaiian Trio ; Danny Meyers Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W149943 10-in. 1/30/1930 One, two, three, four King Nawahi's Hawaiians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble (Hawaiian) lyricist  
Columbia 76624 12-in. approximately 1919 One, two, three, four waltz Pooney's Hawaiian Sextette Vocal sextet lyricist  
OKeh S-7660 10-in. Nov. 1920 One, two, three, four Crescent Trio ; Ferera and Franchini Male vocal trio, with 2 guitars (Hawaiian) lyricist  
OKeh S-71291 10-in. Feb. 1923 One, two, three, four Prince Lei Lani Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) lyricist  
Brunswick LAE246 10-in. 8/17/1928 One, two, three, four Randolph’s Royal Hawaiians Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo lyricist  
Edison 9513 10-in. 5/13/1924 One, two, three, four MacDowell Sisters Female vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kalama, Sylvester," accessed January 27, 2022,

Kalama, Sylvester. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2022, from

"Kalama, Sylvester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 27 January 2022.

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