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Ed Smalle

Ed Smalle (pronounced "smalley") (1887–1968) was a much-recorded vocalist and pianist during the latter days of acoustical recording. He began his career in music as a song demonstrator in Boston before moving to New York to work for Harry Von Tilzer's publishing company. He began his recording career at the suggestion of Billy Murray, who appreciated Smalle's ability to sing vocal harmony. Smalle's expertise in creating eccentric vocal sounds won him great favor as a recording artist. He was also a member of the popular vocal group The Revelers, as both vocalist and pianist.

The following recordings featuring Ed Smalle are available in the National Jukebox:

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  Artist Role Title Description Primary Performer(s) Date
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Humpty Dumpty Male vocal duet, with orchestra Billy Murray; Ed Smalle 1921-08-19
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Ten little fingers and ten little toes Male vocal duet, with orchestra Billy Murray; Ed Smalle 1921-08-19
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Dardanella blues Male vocal duet, with xylophone and orchestra Billy Murray; Ed Smalle 1920-07-21
Vocalist - Tenor vocal I've got the A-B-C-D blues Male vocal duet, with bells and orchestra Billy Murray; Ed Smalle 1920-07-21
Vocalist - Tenor vocal I ain't 'en got 'en no time to have the blues Male vocal duet, with orchestra Billy Murray; Ed Smalle 1919-06-19
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Boll weevil blues Orchestra, with male vocal duet International Novelty Orchestra; Ed Smalle; Vernon Dalhart 1924-08-08
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Way out west in Kansas Male vocal duet, with orchestra Ed Smalle; Billy Murray 1924-08-25
Vocalist - Tenor vocal What does the pussy-cat mean when she says 'me-ow'? Male vocal duet, with violin and orchestra Billy Murray; Ed Smalle 1924-03-12
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Home in Pasadena Male vocal duet, with orchestra Billy Murray; Ed Smalle 1924-03-12
Vocalist - Tenor vocal Hinky dinky parlay voo Male vocal duet, with orchestra Billy Murray; Ed Smalle 1924-06-05