Victor matrix BS-74915. A brown bird singing / Bennett College Quartet
|A brown bird singing (Primary title)||Victor catalog|
|Authors and Composers||Notes|
|Royden Barrie (lyricist)|
|Haydn Wood (composer)|
|Composer information source: Victor ledgers; U.S. Copyright Office files.|
|Personnel||Notes Hide Additional Titles|
|Bennett College Quartet (Vocal group)||Listed in Victor ledgers as Quartet of Bennett College for Women.|
|Nannie Wright (vocalist)||Not confirmed.|
|Maudie Ruth Gamble (vocalist)||Not confirmed.|
- Description: Female vocal quartet, with piano
- Category: Vocal
- Language: English
- Master Size: 10-in.
|Dixon/Godrich/Rye names Maudie Ruth Gamble and Nannie Wright as “probable” singers at the recording session. In addition, Dixon/Godrich/Rye names other performers who possibly recorded at the Victor session; the names were found in a newspaper, the Baltimore Afro-American (issues of 5/14/1932 and 12/2/1933), which identified them as members of the Bennett College Quartet. One or more of the following individuals may have been a vocalist or a piano player at the session: Jessie Lee Dickson, Carrie Robinson, Elfreda Sandifer, Grace Coulbourne, and Gladys Thomas.|
|Source(s): Dixon/Godrich/Rye (personnel); Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.|
|Take Date and Place||Take||Status||Label Name/Number||Format||Note Hide Additional Titles|
|1/16/1933 New York, New York. Studio 2||1||Master||Victor 23383||10-in.|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BS-74915. A brown bird singing / Bennett College Quartet," accessed February 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800040209/BS-74915-A_brown_bird_singing.
Victor matrix BS-74915. A brown bird singing / Bennett College Quartet. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800040209/BS-74915-A_brown_bird_singing.
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