Victor matrix CS-81948. Musical presentation of Paramount picture Melody in spring / George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra

TitleSource
Musical presentation of Paramount picture Melody in spring (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Melody in spring ; Ending with a kiss ; It's psychological ; Open road (Medley contents)Victor ledgers
A presentation of the Lanny Ross Paramount picture Melody in spring (Alternate title)Victor ledgers
Melody in spring [Motion picture] (Work title)Disc label (RDI)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Harlan Thompson (lyricist)
Lewis E. Gensler (composer)
Composer information source: Disc label; U.S. Copyright Office files.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Hotel Taft Orchestra (Musical group)
George Hall (director)
Barry Wells (vocalist)"Melody in spring"; "It's psychological."
Loretta Lee (vocalist)"Ending with a kiss"; "It's psychological."
Eli E. Oberstein (session supervisor)
  • Description: Jazz/dance band, with vocal solos and mixed vocal duet
  • Instrumentation: 3 violins, bass, 3 saxophones, 2 trumpets, trombone, guitar, piano, and traps
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Notes
The names of the performers are not stated on the Vi 36109 disc label.
Ledgers indicate there are no vocals on "Open road."
Victor ledgers: "E. Oberstein, present." It is possible that this selection was initially intended to be made for Bluebird.
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers; disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
3/16/1934 New York, New York. Studio 2 1 Master Victor 36109 12-in.
3/16/1934 New York, New York. Studio 2 1 Master Gramophone (Australia) EB-74 12-in.
3/16/1934 New York, New York. Studio 2 1 Master Gramophone 42-1453 (Not issued) 12-in. Gram. Co. face number.
3/16/1934 New York, New York. Studio 2 2 Not processed

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix CS-81948. Musical presentation of Paramount picture Melody in spring / George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra," accessed January 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200016269/CS-81948-Musical_presentation_of_Paramount_picture_Melody_in_spring.

Victor matrix CS-81948. Musical presentation of Paramount picture Melody in spring / George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200016269/CS-81948-Musical_presentation_of_Paramount_picture_Melody_in_spring.

"Victor matrix CS-81948. Musical presentation of Paramount picture Melody in spring / George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 January 2021.

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