Victor matrix B-16998. Swing low, sweet chariot / Kitty Cheatham

TitleSource
Swing low, sweet chariot (Primary title)Disc label
I don't feel no-ways tired (I am seeking for a city) (Additional title)Disc label
Traditional Negro melodies (Title descriptor)Victor ledgers
Authors and ComposersNotes
H. T. Burleigh (arranger)
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Kitty Cheatham (vocalist : soprano vocal)
Flora MacDonald (instrumentalist : piano)Takes 1 & 2.
Harriet Johnson (instrumentalist : piano)Takes 6 & 7.
  • Description: Female vocal solo, with piano
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
  • Title Note: First selection: Disc label describes as "Primitive Negro chant." Second selection: Disc label provides alternate title "I am seeking for a city" and source "Cabin and plantation songs."
Notes
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor ledgers; disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
1/12/1916 New York, New York 1 Destroy
1/12/1916 New York, New York 2 Master/destroy
2/11/1916 New York, New York 3 Master/hold/destroy Unaccompanied
2/11/1916 New York, New York 4 Hold/destroy Unaccompanied
2/11/1916 New York, New York 5 Hold/destroy Unaccompanied
3/9/1916 New York, New York 6 Hold/destroy
3/9/1916 New York, New York 7 Master Victor 45086 10-in.

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix B-16998. Swing low, sweet chariot / Kitty Cheatham," accessed August 17, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700002012/B-16998-Swing_low_sweet_chariot.

Victor matrix B-16998. Swing low, sweet chariot / Kitty Cheatham. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 17, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700002012/B-16998-Swing_low_sweet_chariot.

"Victor matrix B-16998. Swing low, sweet chariot / Kitty Cheatham." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 17 August 2019.

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