Victor matrix CS-026850. Sweet Adeline / Leonard W. Joy ; Victor Light Opera Company

TitleSource
Sweet Adeline (Primary title)Disc label
'Twas not so long ago ; Here am I ; Why was I born ; Don't ever leave me (Medley contents)Disc label
Authors and ComposersNotes
Oscar Hammerstein II (lyricist)
Jerome Kern (composer)
Composer information source: Victor ledgers; U.S. Copyright Office files.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Leonard W. Joy (director)
Victor Light Opera Company (Vocal group)
Dorothy Chapman (vocalist : soprano vocal)"Don't ever leave me."
Mary Louise Quevli (vocalist : contralto)"Why was I born."
  • Description: Vocal soloists, with orchestra and vocal ensemble
  • Instrumentation: 6 violins, 2 violas, cello, bass, flute, 4 saxophones, 3 trumpets, 2 trombones, guitar, piano, harp, and traps
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Notes
Victor ledgers state that a chorus and orchestra perform "'Twas not so long ago," and that a chorus and orchestra accompany soloists on "Why was I born" and "Don't ever leave me."
Ledgers list the following personnel in addition to the vocalists: Violins—Selinsky, Zayde, Silverman, Stopak, Isenberg, Finkstein; Violas—Borodkin, Spinelli; Cello—Gusikoff; Trumpets—Baker, Steigers, McGee; Trombones—Heather, Campbell; Bass—Patent; Flute—Fershinoff; Traps—Rubsam; Piano—A. Carroll; Harp—Newell; Guitar—Binford; Saxes—A. Horn, Kaslet, Stoneburn, Fulton.
Source(s): Victor blue history card; Victor ledgers; disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
9/9/1938 New York, New York. Studio 2 1 Master Victor 12416 12-in.
9/9/1938 New York, New York. Studio 2 1 Master Victor 11-8059 12-in.
9/9/1938 New York, New York. Studio 2 1A Not processed

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix CS-026850. Sweet Adeline / Leonard W. Joy ; Victor Light Opera Company," accessed October 20, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200033490/CS-026850-Sweet_Adeline.

Victor matrix CS-026850. Sweet Adeline / Leonard W. Joy ; Victor Light Opera Company. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200033490/CS-026850-Sweet_Adeline.

"Victor matrix CS-026850. Sweet Adeline / Leonard W. Joy ; Victor Light Opera Company." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 20 October 2019.

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