Victor matrix BVE-40154. Song of Hawaii / Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra

TitleSource
Song of Hawaii (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Waltz (Title descriptor)Disc label (RDI)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Merton H. Bories (songwriter)
Paul I. Corbell (songwriter)
Composer information source: Disc label.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra (Musical group)Listed in Victor ledgers as "International Novelty Orchestra" for takes 4 & 5.
Leonard W. Joy (director)
Elliott Shaw (vocalist : baritone vocal)
Lewis James (vocalist : tenor vocal)Takes 1-3.
Ed Smalle (vocalist : tenor vocal)Takes 4 & 5.
  • Description: Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet (Hawaiian)
  • Instrumentation: Takes 1-3: 3 violins, cello, 2 saxophones, 2 cornets, trombone, tuba, banjo, piano, and 2 traps
    Takes 4 and 5: 4 violins, cello, bass, 4 saxophones, 2 cornets, trombone, tuba, banjo, 2 pianos, and 3 traps
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor blue history card; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
10/6/1927 New York, New York 1 Destroy
10/6/1927 New York, New York 2 Destroy
10/6/1927 New York, New York 3 Hold/destroy
11/3/1927 New York, New York 4 Hold
11/3/1927 New York, New York 5 Master Victor 21037 10-in.

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BVE-40154. Song of Hawaii / Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra," accessed November 18, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800014385/BVE-40154-Song_of_Hawaii.

Victor matrix BVE-40154. Song of Hawaii / Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 18, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800014385/BVE-40154-Song_of_Hawaii.

"Victor matrix BVE-40154. Song of Hawaii / Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 18 November 2019.

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