Victor matrix B-19999. America / Billy Sunday Chorus

TitleSource
America (Primary title)Disc label
My country 'tis of thee (Alternate title)Disc label
Authors and ComposersNotes
Samuel Francis Smith (lyricist)
Composer information source: Disc label.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Billy Sunday Chorus (Vocal group)
Homer A. Rodeheaver (choral director)
  • Description: Mixed vocal chorus, with 2 pianos
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
  • Title Note: Victor ledgers note: From "Songs for service." Ledgers also attribute 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; disc.
Listed in Victor catalogs as "Billy Sunday Chorus at New York Tabernacle (2,500 voices)."
Victor ledgers identify the pianists as Matthews and Brewster.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
6/11/1917 New York, New York 1 Master Victor 18322 10-in.
6/11/1917 New York, New York 2 Hold/destroy

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix B-19999. America / Billy Sunday Chorus," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700005086/B-19999-America.

Victor matrix B-19999. America / Billy Sunday Chorus. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700005086/B-19999-America.

"Victor matrix B-19999. America / Billy Sunday Chorus." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.

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