Victor matrix BVE-58339. Frankie and Johnny / King Oliver Orchestra ; Roy Smeck

  • Description: Jazz/dance band
  • Instrumentation: 3 saxophones, 2 cornets, trombone, tuba, banjo, steel guitar, guitar, piano, and traps
  • Category: Instrumental
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Roy Smeck's name is spelled "Schmeck" on the label.
Instrumentation is from Victor ledgers and is not confirmed; collective personnel from notes to a reissue compilation CD. Personnel listings here are not intended to imply that every instrument listed is played on every master recorded at the session.
It is likely, though not confirmed, that one of the JSP CD issues includes take 2 or 3 and not take 4.
Victor ledgers: "Mr. Watson, present."
Source(s): JSP CD notes (personnel); Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers; disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
12/30/1929 New York, New York. 46th St. Studio 1 Destroy
12/30/1929 New York, New York. 46th St. Studio 2 m/d/h
12/30/1929 New York, New York. 46th St. Studio 3 d/h/m RCA Victor LPV-529 LP BHC: "Used for LPV-529 only."
1/15/1930 New York, New York. 46th St. Studio 4 Master Victor V-38109 10-in.
1/15/1930 New York, New York. 46th St. Studio 4 Master JSP CD 347 Compact disc
1/15/1930 New York, New York. 46th St. Studio 4 Master JSP CD 348 Compact disc
1/15/1930 New York, New York. 46th St. Studio 5 Hold

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BVE-58339. Frankie and Johnny / King Oliver Orchestra ; Roy Smeck," accessed August 11, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800029110/BVE-58339-Frankie_and_Johnny.

Victor matrix BVE-58339. Frankie and Johnny / King Oliver Orchestra ; Roy Smeck. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 11, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800029110/BVE-58339-Frankie_and_Johnny.

"Victor matrix BVE-58339. Frankie and Johnny / King Oliver Orchestra ; Roy Smeck." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 11 August 2020.

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