Victor matrix BS-74894. Sittin' in the dark / Louis Armstrong Orchestra

TitleSource
Sittin' in the dark (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Fox trot (Title descriptor)Disc label (RDI)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Harold Adamson (lyricist)
Jesse Greer (composer)
Composer information source: Disc label; U.S. Copyright Office files.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Louis Armstrong Orchestra (Musical group)
Louis Armstrong (instrumentalist : trumpet)
Louis Armstrong (vocalist)
Eli E. Oberstein (session supervisor)
Louis Armstrong (leader)
Zilner Trenton Randolph (director)
  • Description: Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo
  • Instrumentation: Bass, 3 saxophones, 3 trumpets, trombone, guitar, piano, and traps
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Victor ledgers: "Mr. E. E. Oberstein, present."
Victor ledgers mention a director, without naming him. Terry Teachout ("Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong") states that Zilner Randolph organized the band for Armstrong.
Source(s): Rigler-Deutsch Index; Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
1/26/1933 Chicago, Illinois. Daily News Building 1 Master Victor 24245 10-in.
1/26/1933 Chicago, Illinois. Daily News Building 1 Master Bluebird B-7506 10-in.
1/26/1933 Chicago, Illinois. Daily News Building 1 Master Jazz Club of America LEJ-1 LP
1/26/1933 Chicago, Illinois. Daily News Building 2 Not processed

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BS-74894. Sittin' in the dark / Louis Armstrong Orchestra," accessed October 23, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800040188/BS-74894-Sittin_in_the_dark.

Victor matrix BS-74894. Sittin' in the dark / Louis Armstrong Orchestra. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 23, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800040188/BS-74894-Sittin_in_the_dark.

"Victor matrix BS-74894. Sittin' in the dark / Louis Armstrong Orchestra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 23 October 2019.

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