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
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor ledgers.
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."
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 April 16, 2021, 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]. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 16, 2021, 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, 2021. Web. 16 April 2021.

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