Berliner matrix 404. The laughing song / Artists vary

TitleSource
The laughing song (Primary title)Disc label
Authors and ComposersNotes
George W. Johnson (composer)
George W. Johnson (lyricist)
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
George W. Johnson (vocalist)
John Yorke AtLee (vocalist : baritone vocal)
  • Description: Male vocal solo
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 7-in.
  • Title Note: Charosh: "Different songs with the same title are performed by Farkoa and Stewart."
Notes
The assignment of take place as "unconfirmed" is based upon comparison with other documented recordings by the same performer.
The Berliner 404ZZ take date estimate is based upon the range of recording dates of other documented Johnson masters.
Source(s): DEx: Disc examined; disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
10/31/1895 Washington, DC, New York, New York, or Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Unknown Master Berliner 404 7-in. No take shown; possibly the first take. Performed by George Washington Johnson. (Issue information source: DEx.)
11/18/1896 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Z Master Berliner 404 7-in. Performed by George Washington Johnson. (DEx.)
11/18/1896 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Y Master Berliner 404 7-in. Performed by George Washington Johnson. (DEx.)
11/18/1896 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania X Master Berliner 404 7-in. Performed by George Washington Johnson. (DEx.)
11/18/1896 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania W Master Berliner 404 7-in. Performed by George Washington Johnson. (DEx.)
11/18/1896 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Y Master Symposium CD 1058 Compact disc Performed by George Washington Johnson.
9/16/1897 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania [unconfirmed] YY Master Berliner 404 7-in. Performed by George Washington Johnson. (DEx.)
Nov. 1896-Sept. 1897 New York, New York ZZ Master Berliner 404 7-in. Performed by George Washington Johnson. (DEx.)
10/1/1898 New York, New York XX Master Berliner 404 7-in. Performed by John Yorke AtLee. (DEx.)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Berliner matrix 404. The laughing song / Artists vary," accessed January 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000148004/404-The_laughing_song.

Berliner matrix 404. The laughing song / Artists vary. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000148004/404-The_laughing_song.

"Berliner matrix 404. The laughing song / Artists vary." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 January 2021.

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