Victor matrix MVE-56900. Busy fingers / Leon Navara

TitleSource
Busy fingers (Primary title)Bradley
Columbia-Victor Gems (Series title)U.S. Copyright Office files
Leon Navara (Alternate title)Victor ledgers
Authors and ComposersNotes
Leon Navara (arranger)
Composer information source: Victor ledgers.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Leon Navara (instrumentalist : piano)Takes 1-2A.
Columbia Pictures (Motion picture production company)
William H. Reitz (instrumentalist : traps)
  • Description: Motion picture soundtrack : Piano solo, with re-recording from record (takes 1-2A); Disc to wax transfer (takes 3 and 3A)
  • Master Size: 16-in.
  • Title Note: ADP editors believe that the film titled "Leon Navara" in Victor ledgers is that which was released as "Busy fingers."
Notes
Victor ledgers: "Audible." The soundtrack for the reel includes dialogue and/or closely synchronized sound.
Use of "Western Electric system" noted in Victor ledgers.
Ledgers note this master as "reel 1," but it appears to be a single-reel short.
Ledgers (takes 1-2A): "Wm. Reitz (traps) called for this picture"; "Record BVE-51753 (Victor Orchestra—'Spring, beautiful spring') used at opening and closing of picture." It is not confirmed that Reitz performed on this master.
Source(s): Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
10/9/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 1 Unknown
10/9/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 1A Unknown
10/9/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 2 Unknown
10/9/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 2A Unknown
10/15/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 3 Unknown
10/15/1929 Camden, New Jersey. Church Bldg. 3A Unknown

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix MVE-56900. Busy fingers / Leon Navara," accessed September 17, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800027837/MVE-56900-Busy_fingers.

Victor matrix MVE-56900. Busy fingers / Leon Navara. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 17, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800027837/MVE-56900-Busy_fingers.

"Victor matrix MVE-56900. Busy fingers / Leon Navara." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 17 September 2019.

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