Victor matrix BVE-67783. Reaching for the moon / Lew Conrad ; The Troubadours
|Reaching for the moon (Primary title)||Disc label|
|Waltz (Title descriptor)||Disc label|
|Cantando a la luna (Parallel (translated) title)||Disc label|
|Authors and Composers||Notes|
|Leo Erdody (arranger)||Listed in Victor ledgers as "S. Erdody."|
|S. Conrad (arranger)||Not confirmed.|
|Irving Berlin (composer)|
|Irving Berlin (lyricist)|
|Composer information source: Disc label.|
|Personnel||Notes Hide Additional Titles|
|The Troubadours (Musical group)||Listed in Victor ledgers as Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra.|
|Lew Conrad (vocalist)||Takes 1 & 2.|
|Nathaniel Shilkret (director)||Takes 1-4.|
|Jack Shilkret (director)||Takes 3 & 4.|
|Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra (Musical group)|
|Andy Sannella (instrumentalist : guitar)|
|Paul Small (vocalist : tenor vocal)||Takes 3 & 4.|
- Description: Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo
- Instrumentation: Takes 1 and 2: 2 violins, cello, bass, 4 saxophones, 2 cornets, guitar, piano, marimba, and traps
Takes 3 and 4: 2 violins, cello, 3 saxophones, 2 cornets, trombone, tuba, 2 guitars, piano, and 2 traps
- Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
- Language: English
- Master Size: 10-in.
|Victor ledgers list Paul Small as vocal soloist on the mastered take; the Victor disc label lists vocal refrain as by Lew Conrad.|
|Vedgers (takes 1 and 2): "Marimba, 2 men."|
|Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers; disc.|
|Take Date and Place||Take||Status||Label Name/Number||Format||Note Hide Additional Titles|
|1/12/1931 New York, New York. Studio 2||1||Destroy|
|1/12/1931 New York, New York. Studio 2||2||Destroy|
|1/22/1931 New York, New York. Studio 2||3||Master||Victor 22613||10-in.|
|1/22/1931 New York, New York. Studio 2||4||Destroy|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BVE-67783. Reaching for the moon / Lew Conrad ; The Troubadours," accessed December 14, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800034945/BVE-67783-Reaching_for_the_moon.
Victor matrix BVE-67783. Reaching for the moon / Lew Conrad ; The Troubadours. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 14, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800034945/BVE-67783-Reaching_for_the_moon.
"Victor matrix BVE-67783. Reaching for the moon / Lew Conrad ; The Troubadours." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 14 December 2019.
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