Victor matrix BVE-70674. Mama, why don't you be yourself? / Walter Davis

TitleSource
Mama, why don't you be yourself? (Primary title)Victor catalog
Authors and ComposersNotes
Walter Davis (lyricist)
Walter Davis (composer)
Composer information source: Victor ledgers.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Walter Davis (vocalist)
Roosevelt Sykes (instrumentalist : piano)Listed in Victor ledgers as "Willie Kelly."
Ralph Sylvester Peer (session supervisor)
  • Description: Male vocal solo, with piano
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Victor ledgers: "Mr. Ralph Peer, present."
Possibly recorded at the Jefferson Hotel in Dallas. Victor ledgers do not name the exact place as they do for some other masters of this field trip.
Source(s): Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
2/10/1932 Dallas, Texas 1 Master Victor 23325 10-in.
2/10/1932 Dallas, Texas 2 Not processed

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BVE-70674. Mama, why don't you be yourself? / Walter Davis," accessed September 21, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800036873/BVE-70674-Mama_why_dont_you_be_yourself.

Victor matrix BVE-70674. Mama, why don't you be yourself? / Walter Davis. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 21, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800036873/BVE-70674-Mama_why_dont_you_be_yourself.

"Victor matrix BVE-70674. Mama, why don't you be yourself? / Walter Davis." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 21 September 2019.

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