Victor matrix B-14843. America / Westminster Chimes [i.e., William H. Reitz]

TitleSource
America (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Star spangled banner (Additional title)Disc label (RDI)
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Westminster Chimes [i.e., William H. Reitz] (instrumentalist : chimes)
William H. Reitz (instrumentalist : chimes)
  • Description: Chimes
  • Category: Instrumental
  • Master Size: 10-in.
  • Title Note: Victor documentation attributes the melody of "America" to Henry Carey but, per James J. Fuld and others, this attribution is incorrect.
Notes
An earlier recording, with chimes by Chris Chapman (see B-6730), also was issued as 16160. Also see B-1384.
Takes 3-6 noted in Victor ledgers as "tubular chimes."
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
5/19/1914 Camden, New Jersey 1 Destroy
5/19/1914 Camden, New Jersey 2 Master Victor 16160 10-in.
10/23/1919 Camden, New Jersey 3 Destroy
10/23/1919 Camden, New Jersey 4 Destroy
10/29/1919 Camden, New Jersey 5 Destroy
10/29/1919 Camden, New Jersey 6 Master Victor 16160 10-in.

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix B-14843. America / Westminster Chimes [i.e., William H. Reitz]," accessed October 18, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200015158/B-14843-America.

Victor matrix B-14843. America / Westminster Chimes [i.e., William H. Reitz]. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 18, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200015158/B-14843-America.

"Victor matrix B-14843. America / Westminster Chimes [i.e., William H. Reitz]." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 18 October 2019.

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