Victor matrix B-24690. Fairest of the fair / Sousa's Band [i.e., Victor Band]
|Fairest of the fair (Primary title)||Disc label|
|March (Title descriptor)||Disc label|
|Authors and Composers||Notes|
|John Philip Sousa (composer)|
|Composer information source: Disc label.|
|Personnel||Notes Hide Additional Titles|
|Sousa's Band [i.e., Victor Band] (Musical group)|
|Victor Band (Musical group)|
|Josef Pasternack (conductor)||Takes 1-3.|
|Nathaniel Shilkret (conductor)||Takes 4-6.|
- Description: Band
- Instrumentation: 2 tubas, 3 French horns, 3 trombones, 6 clarinets, oboe, traps, bassoon, flute, euphonium, baritone horn, and 6 cornets (takes 4-6)
- Category: Instrumental
- Master Size: 10-in.
|Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; trade catalog; Victor ledgers; disc.|
|Instrumentation applicable to takes 4-6 only; for earlier takes, Victor ledgers note "12 extra men."|
|Handwritten notes in EDVR ms. indicate that editions of disc 20132 derive from takes 3 and 6.|
|An earlier recording (see B-6558) also was issued as 16777.|
|For takes 7-10, see BVE-24690.|
|Take Date and Place||Take||Status||Label Name/Number||Format||Note Hide Additional Titles|
|11/9/1920 Camden, New Jersey||1||Destroy|
|11/9/1920 Camden, New Jersey||2||Destroy|
|11/9/1920 Camden, New Jersey||3||Master||Victor 16777||10-in.|
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|5/14/1924 New York, New York||4||Hold|
|5/14/1924 New York, New York||5||Destroy|
|5/14/1924 New York, New York||6||Master||Victor 16777||10-in.|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix B-24690. Fairest of the fair / Sousa's Band [i.e., Victor Band]," accessed December 9, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700009917/B-24690-Fairest_of_the_fair_.
Victor matrix B-24690. Fairest of the fair / Sousa's Band [i.e., Victor Band]. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 9, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/700009917/B-24690-Fairest_of_the_fair_.
"Victor matrix B-24690. Fairest of the fair / Sousa's Band [i.e., Victor Band]." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 9 December 2021.
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