Victor matrix CVE-53474. Little Boy Blue / Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Salon Group

TitleSource
Little Boy Blue (Primary title)Disc label
Sketch book : The night has a thousand eyes (Additional title)Disc label
The woodpecker (Additional title)Disc label
Authors and ComposersNotes
Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin (composer)
Nathaniel Shilkret (arranger)
Composer information source: Disc label; Victor ledgers.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Victor Salon Group (Musical group)Listing on Vi 9481 for Nat Shilkret's Salon Symphony Orchestra.
Nathaniel Shilkret (director)
Lewis James (vocalist : tenor vocal)"Little boy blue"; "The woodpecker."
Olive Kline (vocalist : soprano vocal)"The night has a thousand eyes."
Jack Parker (vocalist : tenor vocal)"The night has a thousand eyes"; "The woodpecker."
Elsie Baker (vocalist : contralto)"The night has a thousand eyes."
Elliott Shaw (vocalist : baritone vocal)"The night has a thousand eyes"; "The woodpecker."
Nat Shilkret's Salon Symphony Orchestra (Musical group)
  • Description: Orchestra, with mixed vocal chorus and soloist
  • Instrumentation: 2 first violins, 2 second violins, viola, cello, bass, flute, oboe, bassoon, clarinet, saxophone, French horn, 2 trumpets, trombone, tuba, 2 pianos, harp, and traps
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Notes
Instrumentation for unissued takes is not listed and may differ in part from that for the issued take.
Victor ledgers show "Little boy blue" as a tenor vocal solo, "The night has a thousand eyes" as a mixed vocal quartet, and "The woodpecker" as a male vocal trio.
Source(s): John Bolig files (disc releases); Victor ledgers; disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
6/27/1929 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 1 Hold
6/27/1929 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 2 Destroy
6/27/1929 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 3 Master Victor 9481 12-in.
6/27/1929 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 3 Master Gramophone 42-712 (Not issued) 12-in. Gram. Co. face number.
7/19/1929 New York, New York. Liederkranz Hall 4 Destroy

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix CVE-53474. Little Boy Blue / Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Salon Group," accessed September 20, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800025325/CVE-53474-Little_Boy_Blue.

Victor matrix CVE-53474. Little Boy Blue / Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Salon Group. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 20, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800025325/CVE-53474-Little_Boy_Blue.

"Victor matrix CVE-53474. Little Boy Blue / Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Salon Group." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 20 September 2019.

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