Victor matrix CRC-53041. The mystery song / Cab Calloway ; Cotton Club Orchestra ; Hellmut H. Hellmut

TitleSource
The mystery song (Primary title)Published reissue
St. Louis blues [beginning] (Additional title)Published reissue
Part 3 (Title part)Victor ledgers
Impression of the Cotton Club by Herr Helmut (Series title)Victor ledgers
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Hellmut H. Hellmut (speaker)
Cab Calloway (director)
Cotton Club Orchestra (Musical group)
Eddie Rector (performer)Tap dancing to "The mystery song."
Cab Calloway (vocalist)"St. Louis blues."
  • Description: Radio broadcast : Tap dancing with piano, jazz/dance band with male vocal solo, and announcements
  • Category: Instrumental and vocal
  • Language: German
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Notes
These recordings were made by Victor for play on German radio. Masters discovered in Victor vaults by archivist Michael Brooks have been issued by Bear Family.
Victor ledgers: "Broadcasting recordings (over NBC line from the dance floor of the Cotton Club, Harlem N.Y."; Recorded in New York studio 1. The time of the recording is approximately midnight, 4/21/1931.
Source(s): Bear Family CD set; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
4/21/1931 New York, New York. Cotton Club 1 Unknown

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix CRC-53041. The mystery song / Cab Calloway ; Cotton Club Orchestra ; Hellmut H. Hellmut," accessed March 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/1000017417/CRC-53041-The_mystery_song.

Victor matrix CRC-53041. The mystery song / Cab Calloway ; Cotton Club Orchestra ; Hellmut H. Hellmut. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/1000017417/CRC-53041-The_mystery_song.

"Victor matrix CRC-53041. The mystery song / Cab Calloway ; Cotton Club Orchestra ; Hellmut H. Hellmut." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 March 2021.

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