Columbia matrix W142418. Precious / Ruth Etting

Precious (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Raymond B. Egan (lyricist)
Stephen Pasternacki (composer)
Richard A. Whiting (composer)
Composer information source: Disc label; U.S. Copyright Office files.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Ruth Etting (vocalist)
Carl Hoefle (instrumentalist : piano)
  • Description: Female vocal solo, with piano
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
7/12/1926 Chicago, Illinois 1 Unknown
7/12/1926 Chicago, Illinois 2 Unknown
7/12/1926 Chicago, Illinois 3 Unknown
7/28/1926 Chicago, Illinois 4 Unknown
7/28/1926 Chicago, Illinois 5 Master Columbia 722-D 10-in.

Precious / Ruth Etting

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7/28/1926 Chicago, Illinois 6 Unknown
7/28/1926 Chicago, Illinois 7 Unknown


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