Gramophone B-455 (10-in.)

The following matrix(es) were released with this catalog number:

CompanyMatrix No.Take NumberDateTitle/Artist 
Gramophone ak18717e [1] 12/19/1914 They sang 'God save the King' / Murray Johnson [i.e., Stanley Kirkby]

Primary Performers:

Murray Johnson (vocalist : baritone vocal)


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gramophone B-455 (10-in.)," accessed May 29, 2024,

Gramophone B-455 (10-in.). (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 29, 2024, from

"Gramophone B-455 (10-in.)." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 29 May 2024.


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02800B-455 ǂb Gramophone
02810ak18717e ǂb Gramophone
24500They sang 'God save the King'.
264 1[United States] : ǂb Gramophone, ǂc [1914]
300  1 audio disc : ǂb analog, 78 rpm ; ǂc 10 in.
336  performed music ǂb prm ǂ2 rdacontent
337  audio ǂb s ǂ2 rdamedia
338  audio disc ǂb sd ǂ2 rdacarrier
340  shellac ǂ2 rdamat
344  analog ǂ2 rdatr
344  ǂc 78 rpm
344  ǂd coarse groove ǂ2 rdagw
344  ǂg mono ǂ2 rdacpc
500  Gramophone: B-455 (ak18717e (matrix)).
5208 Male vocal solo, with chorus and orchestra.
546  Sung in English.
500  Data derived from the Discography of American Historical Recordings.
5103 Discography of American Historical Recordings ǂu
500  Title from disc label.
5110 Murray Johnson [i.e., Stanley Kirkby].
7001 Gardner, Stewart, ǂe singer.
7001 Johnson, Murray, ǂe singer.
7001 Jones, Bessie, ǂe singer.
7001 Judge, Jack, ǂd 1878-1938, ǂe composer.
7001 Kirkby, Stanley, ǂe singer.
7001 Pike, Ernest, ǂe singer.
7001 Williams, Harry, ǂd 1879-1922, ǂe composer.