Columbia matrix 646. Sadie Ray / Imperial Minstrels

TitleSource
Sadie Ray (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Imperial Minstrels (Vocal group)
Len Spencer (performer)Take 1.
Harry Spencer (performer)Not confirmed.
  • Description: Minstrels, with male vocal solo and orchestra
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 7-in.
Notes
Brooks/Rust notes that masters 641 through 646 "constitute a miniature minstrel show by a troupe led by Len Spencer, which was known elsewhere as 'The Imperial Minstrels.' Each one opens with 'Gentleman be seated,' followed by an introductory overture, jokes and banter between the interlocutor and endman (generally Len and his brother Harry), and then a performance of the song."
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
ca. 1902 New York, New York 1 Master Columbia 646 7-in.
ca. 1902-1904 New York, New York [2] Unknown
ca. 1902-1904 New York, New York 3 Master Columbia 646 7-in. Announced.

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Columbia matrix 646. Sadie Ray / Imperial Minstrels," accessed May 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000136475/646-Sadie_Ray.

Columbia matrix 646. Sadie Ray / Imperial Minstrels. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000136475/646-Sadie_Ray.

"Columbia matrix 646. Sadie Ray / Imperial Minstrels." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 May 2020.

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