Victor matrix B-24389. The Holy City / Henry Burr

TitleSource
The Holy City (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
The Sabbath morn (Alternate title)Disc label (RDI)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Stephen Adams (composer)
F. E. Weatherly (lyricist)
Composer information source: Victor ledgers.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Henry Burr (vocalist : tenor vocal)
William H. Reitz (instrumentalist : chimes)Takes 1-3.
Rosario Bourdon (conductor)Takes 1-3.
Nathaniel Shilkret (conductor)Takes 4-6.
William Adams (instrumentalist : chimes)Takes 4-6.
  • Description: Male vocal solo, with chimes and orchestra
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
An earlier recording by Harry Macdonough (see B-6824), titled "The Sabbath morn," also was issued as 16288.
Victor ledgers note that for takes 4-6, chimes were played by "Adams" (presumably William Adams, an instrumentalist who made other recordings on this day).
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
8/18/1920 Camden, New Jersey 1 Destroy
8/18/1920 Camden, New Jersey 2 Destroy
8/18/1920 Camden, New Jersey 3 Master Victor 16288 10-in.

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The Holy City

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8/16/1922 Camden, New Jersey 4 Destroy
8/16/1922 Camden, New Jersey 5 Master Victor 16288 10-in.
8/16/1922 Camden, New Jersey 6 Destroy

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix B-24389. The Holy City / Henry Burr," accessed August 19, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700009600/B-24389-The_Holy_City.

Victor matrix B-24389. The Holy City / Henry Burr. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 19, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700009600/B-24389-The_Holy_City.

"Victor matrix B-24389. The Holy City / Henry Burr." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 19 August 2019.

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