Victor matrix BRC-70290. That's why darkies were born / Leo Reisman Orchestra
|That's why darkies were born (Primary title)||Disc label (RDI)|
|Fox trot (Title descriptor)||Disc label (RDI)|
|Por eso nacieron los negritos (Parallel (translated) title)||Victor ledgers|
|Scandals (Work title)||Victor ledgers|
|Authors and Composers||Notes|
|Lew Brown (songwriter)|
|Ray Henderson (songwriter)|
|Composer information source: Disc label; sheet music.|
|Personnel||Notes Hide Additional Titles|
|Leo Reisman Orchestra (Musical group)|
|Leo Reisman (director)|
|Jesse Smith (director)||Role listed as assistant director in Victor ledgers.|
|Fred Erdman (session supervisor)|
|Philip Steele (vocalist)||Takes 1 & 2.|
|Jack Shilkret (instrumentalist : celeste)|
|Jesse Smith (instrumentalist : clarinet)|
|Ben W. Gordon (vocalist)||Takes 3 & 4.|
- Description: Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo
- Instrumentation: 4 violins, bass, clarinet, 3 saxophones, 3 trumpets, trombone, guitar, celeste, piano, and traps
- Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
- Language: English
- Master Size: 10-in.
|Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.|
|Victor ledgers: "Mr. Erdman, present."|
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|Take Date and Place||Take||Status||Label Name/Number||Format||Note Hide Additional Titles|
|10/19/1931 New York, New York. Studio 1||1||Destroy|
|10/19/1931 New York, New York. Studio 1||2||Not processed/destroy|
|10/26/1931 New York, New York. Studio 1||3||Master||Victor 22856||10-in.|
|10/26/1931 New York, New York. Studio 1||4||Not processed/destroy|
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