Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • The preacher and the bear

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: 1904; Lewis Music Publishing Co., Inc., 1947. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: baritone with orchestra. Coupling date: 2/15/1919. (Venue). With (reverse side): Coon 'possum hunt / Billy Golden, Billy Heins. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Arizonia, Joe - Collins, Arthur
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1919
  • Vesti la giubba I pagliacci

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor with orchestra, in Italian. Coupling date: 3/5/1917. (Venue). With (reverse side): Explanatory talk. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Leoncavallo, Ruggiero - Ciccolini, Guido
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1917
  • Allah's holiday

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: from "Katinka"--fox trot. Coupling date: 5/11/1917. (Venue). With (reverse side): Hawaiian butterfly medley / Jaudus' Society Orchestra. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Friml, Rudolf - Jaudas, Eugene - Jaudas' Society Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1917
  • Caprice Espagnol

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: violin solo. Coupling date: 1/29/1919. (Venue). With (reverse side): Souvenir / Albert Spalding. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Spalding, Albert - Benoist, André
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1919
  • In my heart, on my mind all day long<Ïh[sound recording] ; I wonder if you still care for me

    electronic resource | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: xylophone with orchestra. Coupling date: 11/18/1921. (Venue). With (reverse side): Tuck me to sleep (In my old Kentucky home) / Lou Chiha "Friscoe." DLC Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Chiha, Lou - Kalmar, Bert - Ruby, Harry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • Lasca

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: recitation with incidental music. Coupling date: 6/6/1919. (Venue). With (reverse side): Gunga Din / Harry Humphrey. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Humphrey, Harry E.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1920
  • Die Witwe und ihre sieben Maenner

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: Komischer Vortrag mit Orchester, in Deutsch. Coupling date: 2/22/1921. (Venue). With (reverse side): Puppchen / Adolph Hahl. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Jacoby, Bacchus - Balle, Ernest
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • I'm forever blowing bubbles

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: Remick Music Corp., 1919. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: contralto and tenor with orchestra. "Jean Kenbrovin" is a combined pseudonym for James Kendis, James Brockman, and Nat Vincent. Coupling date: 4/10/1919. (Venue). With (reverse side): In the old sweet way / Helen Clark, George Ballard. DLC Sound Recording (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Edison - Kenbrovin, Jaan - Kellette, John William - Clark, Helen - Ballard, George Wilton
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1919
  • Second Hungarian rhapsodie, part I

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: piano solo. Coupling date: 11/22/1919. (Venue). With (reverse side): Second Hungarian rhapsodie, pt. II / Sergei Rachmaninoff. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Liszt, Franz - Rachmaninoff, Sergei
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1920
  • My mother's rosary

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1915/Mills Music Inc. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor with orchestra. Coupling date: 3/27/1916. (Venue). With (reverse side): There's a long long trail / George Ballard and chorus. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Meyer, George W. - Van Brunt, Walter - Lewis, Sam L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916
  • True to the flag march

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Coupling date: 4/1/1922. (Venue). With (reverse side): Serenade / Creatore and His Band. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Blon, Franz Von - United States Marine Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922
  • That tumble-down shack in Athlone

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: Waterson, Berin & Snyder, 1918. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: counter-tenor and chorus with orchestra. Coupling date: 10/1/1919. (Venue). With (reverse side): Did you mean all you told me last night? / Manuel Romain. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Carlo, Monte - Sanders, Alma M. - Oakland, Will - Pascoe, Richard W.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1920
  • Desperate Desmond drama

    sound recording | on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Genre: Humorous descriptive scene ; Vaudeville. "Vaudeville specialty." Issue date: Apr. 1915. Acoustic recording; vertically cut. With: Happy tho' married / Fred Duprez. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Polski taniec

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: (Polish). Coupling date: 8/21/1922. (Venue). With (reverse side): Polka Warszawska "wiszniaczka" / Aleksander Iwanowski. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Iwanowski, Aleksander
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922
  • Just a baby's prayer at twilight

    From Edison records catalog: After you have listened to this Re-Creation a few times you will probably decide it is one of the most perfectly rendered songs you ever heard. Notice, particularly, the orchestra accompaniment in the refrain. This lyric gives a new idea to the many "war-lyrics" that have been written. "Just a Baby's Prayer at Twilight, for a Daddy Over There." Few ...

    • Contributor: Edison - Jerome, M. K. - Lewis, Sam M. - Young, Joe - Homestead Trio
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1918
  • Over There

    sound recording | on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Issue date: Apr. 1917. Acoustic recording; vertically cut. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Murray, Billy
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Introduction and tarentelle

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: violin solo. Coupling date: 5/27/1921. (Venue). With (reverse side): Arioso / Herman Kolodkin. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Sarasate, Pablo De - Violin, Mischa - Adler, Josef
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • Carolina rolling stone

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 11/21/1927. On label: tenor with orchestra. Coupling date: 2/20/1922. (Venue). With (reverse side): Boo-hoo-hoo / Aileen Stanley. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Squires, Harry D. - Dalhart, Vernon - Parish, Mitchell
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922
  • Die Schnitzelbank

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: In Deutsch. Coupling date: 2/22/1921. (Venue). With (reverse side): Im Grumewald ist Holzauktion (A wood auction in the greenforest) / Manhattan Quartett. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Manhattan Quartett
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • Farmyard medley

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: Groene Music Pub. Co., August 12, 1901. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: descriptive sketch, unaccompanied. Coupling date: 6/19/1918. (Venue). With (reverse side): Study in mimicry, vaudeville / John Orren, Lilian Drew. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Premier Quartet
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1918
  • Save a little dram for me

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 11/21/1927. Coupling date: 5/1/1922. (Venue). With (reverse side): Dinnie Donohue / William Cahill. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Skidmore, Will E. - Walker, Marshall - Rogers, Duke
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922
  • New York Blues (Rag Classical)

    sound recording | on 1 side of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Issue date: Apr. 1917. Acoustic recording; vertically cut. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Frosini, Pietro
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Quand' ero paggio

    sound recording] : Falstaf | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: bass with orchestra, in Italian; titles listed as (a) and (b). Coupling date: 9/7/1921. (Venue). With (reverse side): Quartet - Bella figlia dell amore / Odette Le Fontenay, Elizabeth Spencer, Max Bloch, Arthur Middleton. DLC Sound Recording] : Falstaf (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Edison - Verdi, Giuseppe - Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Middleton, Arthur
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • Crazy blues

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: MCA, Inc., 1920. Cutout date: 11/21/1927. Coupling date: 2/15/1921. (Venue). With (reverse side): Pocahontas / Premier Quartet. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Bradford, Perry - Sissle, Noble
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • Spanish rhapsody

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Coupling date: 7/10/1916. (Venue). With (reverse side): Hungarian serenade / Alessios Mandolin Quartet. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Salvetti, S. - Alessios Mandolin Quartet
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916