Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Comments on Byron Coffin's Barbary Coast performance career

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., narration. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Byron Coffin, Sr., Mrs. ...

    • Contributor: Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - Coffin, Byron (Sr) - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Coffin
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • The Hole in the wall

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: "A Kentucky racing-song." Warde Ford, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on September 3, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Warde - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Hej mazury Polish song no. 8

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, between 66 and 72 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Mr. Torowicz, tenor; with piano acc. (Performers). Recorded at an unknwon location, Mar. 3, 1900. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Torowicz (Mr) - Torowicz, Mr. (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1900-03-03
  • That aeroplane glide

    Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:45 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Harry Israel
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1912-05-02
  • My Lord, what a mornin' My Lord, what a mornin

    Religious, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:03 | Vocal (Category). Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Marian Anderson - Bruno Reibold - H. T. Burleigh
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1924-12-23
  • Come take a swim in my ocean

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:52 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Haydn Quartet - Billy Murray - Gus Edwards
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1909-06-04
  • Maori : Samoan dance

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 445-B3 Issued in early 1923. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Cameo - Tyers, W[Illiam]. H. - Cameo Dance Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923
  • Casey at the bat

    Comedies, Descriptive Specialties. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:36 | Spoken (Category). Recitation (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is required in order ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Ernest Lawrence Thayer
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1909-06-16
  • March miniature

    sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:03 | Instrumental (Category). Orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Karl Muck - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - Boston Symphony Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1917-10-05
  • Marching through Georgia

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:21 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Byron G. Harlan - Frank C. Stanley - Henry Clay Work
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1907-01-23
  • It' Its a long way to Berlin, but we'll get there!

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:53 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - American Quartet - Billy Murray - Albert Campbell - John H. Meyer - William F. Hooley - Rosario Bourdon - Leon Flatow
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1917-09-26
  • Since Mother goes to the movie shows

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:15 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Harry McClaskey [I.E., Henry Burr] - Henry Burr - Albert Campbell - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Walter Rogers - Albert Von Tilzer
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916-01-18
  • Rhapsody in blue

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More, Classical Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:21 | Instrumental (Category). Orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - George Gershwin - Ferde Grofé - Paul Whiteman - Paul Whiteman Concert Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1924-06-10
  • Teddy bears' Teddy bears picnic

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:38 | Instrumental (Category). Band (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The ...

    • Contributor: Victor - John W. Bratton - Arthur Pryor's Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1908-09-14
  • Star-spangled banner

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 80 rpm, mono; 10 in. | On label: "baritone and chorus" Matrix: 3083-C-4-2. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - [Key, Francis Scott] - Chalmers, Thomas
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1914
  • Gasoline Gus and his jitney bus

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor and chorus. Coupling date: 8/4/1915. (Venue). With (reverse side): Aunt Dinah's golden wedding / Empire Vaudeville Company. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Murray, Billy
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1915
  • Col. Lawley's salvation choruses

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 64.5 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Lawley inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. John Lawley, tenor; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded in Washington, D.C., Feb. 12, 1898. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording (Form). ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Lawley, John - Lawley, John (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1898-02-12
  • Marine's hymn

    sound recording | 1 compact disc | Taken from cd entitled: "Sing America." Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Menc - Offenbach, Jacques - Phillips, L.Z. - Second Marine Aircraft Wing Band, Cherry Point, Nc
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • King William was King James' son

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | John McCready, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell at the Arizona Bar in Groveland, California on August 2, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting John ...

    • Contributor: McCready, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Nobody

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: B 2568 -3 Recorded on May 22, 1905. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Williams, Bert - Collins, Arthur with Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1905
  • Bugle call rag

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 5 in. | Mx: 111 -2 Issued in 1916 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Emerson - [Blake, Eubie] - [Morgan, Carey] - Metropolitan Military Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916
  • On the Road to California

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | First published in Library of Congress LP AFS L30 "Songs of the Mormons and Songs of the West," edited by Duncan Emrich. (Bibliographic History). Forms part of the Austin Fife and Alta Fife Collection. (Source). Recorded in 1947. (Date). Recorded in St. George, Utah. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Morris, William T. - Fife, Austin E.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1952
  • Dengang jeg drog af sted

    Classical Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:50 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Inga Orner - Edward T. King - Edvard Grieg - Emil Horneman - King's Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1917-06-08
  • A teid thu leum a ribhinn mhaseach = Will you come to the Isle of Lewis

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Yellow song check-list notes: Song begins on AFS 4284 A2 and is completed on AFS 4284 A3. John Cunningham, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Berkeley, California on June 20, 1940. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. ...

    • Contributor: Cunningham, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940
  • Carry me back to old Virginny

    Popular Music, Classical Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:24 | Instrumental (Category). Violin solo, with orchestra (Description). Instrumentation applicable to takes 4-7; instruments not specified for remaining takes. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Nathaniel Shilkret - Rosario Bourdon - James A. Bland
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923-10-16