Victor matrix MRC-64397. Jesse Crawford. 1930-12-07 / Jesse Crawford

TitleSource
Jesse Crawford. 1930-12-07 (Primary title)ADP editors
Part 2 (Title part)Victor ledgers
On the road to Mandalay ; Gazing at the stars ; Medley of request selections ; Talk by L. A. Witten (Medley contents)Victor ledgers
Royal Typewriter electrical transcription (Alternate title)Victor ledgers
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Jesse Crawford (instrumentalist : pipe organ)"On the road to Mandalay"; "Gazing at the stars"; "Medley of request selections."
Paul Small (vocalist : tenor vocal)"Gazing at the stars"; "Medley of request selections."
Louis A. Witten (speaker)
Royal Duotones (Musical group)"Medley of request selections."
  • Description: Radio broadcast : Pipe organ, with instrumental ensemble, male vocal solo, and announcements
  • Category: Instrumental and vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 16-in.
  • Title Note: Newspaper and magazine radio program listings refer to the series variously as "Jesse Crawford," "Royal hour," and "Royal's Poet of the Organ."
Notes
Victor ledgers: "Royal Typewriter Company, Inc. (Hanff-Metzger Advertising)"; "Electrical transcriptions."
Ledgers: Recorded in New York studio 3 over direct wire from Paramount Building (WABC); "Columbia Broadcast System."
Ledgers: "Announcements by L. A. Witten"; "Made on RCA machine no. 1."
Ledgers note that excerpts from the following songs are included within "Medley of requested selections": "Coronation march," "You're driving me crazy," "Wedding bells are ringing," and "Beyond the blue horizon."
The Royal Duotones may not be an ensemble. A press report on the program notes that each weekly episode of the series features an instrumental soloists playing in unison with Crawford.
Source(s): Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
12/7/1930 New York, New York. Paramount Theatre 1 Unknown

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix MRC-64397. Jesse Crawford. 1930-12-07 / Jesse Crawford," accessed September 23, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800033524/MRC-64397-Jesse_Crawford._1930-12-07.

Victor matrix MRC-64397. Jesse Crawford. 1930-12-07 / Jesse Crawford. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 23, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800033524/MRC-64397-Jesse_Crawford._1930-12-07.

"Victor matrix MRC-64397. Jesse Crawford. 1930-12-07 / Jesse Crawford." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 23 September 2019.

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