Victor matrix BS-071900. Keep smilin' (Keep laughin', be happy) / Buster Bailey ; John Kirby Orchestra ; Russell Procope ; Charlie Shavers

TitleSource
Keep smilin' (Keep laughin', be happy) (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Fox trot-chant (Title descriptor)Disc label (RDI)
Composer information source: Disc label; U.S. Copyright Office files.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Russell Procope (vocalist)
Charlie Shavers (vocalist)
Buster Bailey (vocalist)
John Kirby Orchestra (Musical group)
John Kirby (director)
Stephen H. Sholes (session supervisor)
John Kirby (instrumentalist : string bass)
  • Description: Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Victor ledgers: "Steve Sholes, present."
Source(s): John Bolig files; Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor blue history card; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
2/11/1942 New York, New York. Studio 2 1 Master Victor 27890 10-in.
2/11/1942 New York, New York. Studio 2 1A Hold

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BS-071900. Keep smilin' (Keep laughin', be happy) / Buster Bailey ; John Kirby Orchestra ; Russell Procope ; Charlie Shavers," accessed June 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200054138/BS-071900-Keep_smilin_Keep_laughin_be_happy.

Victor matrix BS-071900. Keep smilin' (Keep laughin', be happy) / Buster Bailey ; John Kirby Orchestra ; Russell Procope ; Charlie Shavers. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200054138/BS-071900-Keep_smilin_Keep_laughin_be_happy.

"Victor matrix BS-071900. Keep smilin' (Keep laughin', be happy) / Buster Bailey ; John Kirby Orchestra ; Russell Procope ; Charlie Shavers." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 June 2024.

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