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  • Audio Recording

    Castana = The Chestnut

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "An old waltz sung by her older sister when she was very small." Jessie de Soto, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Concord, California on February 10, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library ...

    • Contributor: Soto, Jessie De - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Anna Magdalena Waltz

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "The orchestra was especially proud of this waltz, which was very difficult for them to learn -- Mexican waltzes go very much faster." Unidentified musicians playing violin, guitar, and two mandolins. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in ...

    • Contributor: Julio Gomez' Orchestra - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Vals Portugues = Portuguese waltz

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Instrumental played by Frank Cunha on mandolin and by Joachim Flores on guitar. Frank Cunha, mandolin; Joaquim Flores, guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on April 12, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical ...

    • Contributor: Frank Cunha and Joachim Flores - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Cunha, Frank - Flores, Joaquim - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Hi lee, hi lo

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: German waltz. Aaron Morgan, harmonica. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Columbia, Tuolumne County, California on July 17, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials ...

    • Contributor: Morgan, Aaron - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Waltz American dance

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Aaron Morgan, harmonica. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Columbia, Tuolumne County, California on July 17, 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 Aaron Morgan performing Anglo-American ...

    • Contributor: Morgan, Aaron - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Kiss waltz

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Ben Pitts, harmonica and guitar. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Pine Grove, California on October 3, 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 Ben Pitts and ...

    • Contributor: Pitts, Ben - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1939
  • Audio Recording

    Yo soy una rancherita

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Longoria, Manuela
    • Date: 1939-04-25
  • Audio Recording

    Versos del mojado

    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (john Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (ruby Terrill) - Salinas, Manuel - López, Homero
    • Date: 1939-04-29
  • Audio Recording

    Lístecku dubový

    • Contributor: Morris, Alton Chester - Prácher, Elizabeth
    • Date: 1939-08-28
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina - García, Pedro
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina - García, Pedro
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina - García, Pedro
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina - García, Pedro
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena and Entrega de novios (Chain Waltz and Delive...

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina - Romero, Alfredo - García, Pedro
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Anaya, Nieves - Anaya, Ernestina - García, Pedro
    • Date: 1940-07-30
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Alejo Torres (Waltz of Alejo Torres) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de los Ojos Negros (Waltz of the Black Eyes) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse Moriño (Moriño's Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Rosana (Rosana's Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de los cinco pesos (Five Dollar Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse demócrata (Waltz of the Democrats) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de los días (Waltz of the Days) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de los Manueles (Waltz of the Manuels) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse de Cadena (Chain Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse francés (French Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    Valse del coyote (Coyote's Waltz) [Audio]

    • Contributor: Rael, Juan Bautista - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo
    • Date: 1940-08-04
  • Audio Recording

    [Waltz in C]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    Little Lap Dog

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry - Winner, Septimus
    • Date: 1966-06-18
  • Audio Recording

    [Cowboy Waltz]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-08-27
  • Audio Recording

    [Waltz in C]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1966-11-26
  • Audio Recording

    Peekaboo

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry - Reed, Watha - Scanlan, Wm. J. (william James)
    • Date: 1966-11-26
  • Audio Recording

    [Grover Jones's Waltz]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry - Reed, Gene
    • Date: 1967-05-06
  • Audio Recording

    [Grover Jones's Waltz]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Jabbour, Karen Singer - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1967-07-17
  • Audio Recording

    [Waltz in D]

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Date: 1967-10-28
  • Audio Recording

    Pomona waltz

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, between 66 and 72 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Label data obliterated by distributor (Zonophone-National Gramophone Corp). Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Performed by the Royal Italian Band. (Performers). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Waldteufel, Emil - Royal Italian Band - Waldteufel, Emil (author) - [unidentified Orchestra] (performer)
    • Date: 190?
  • Audio Recording

    Rendez vous valse

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 69.8 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Performed by the Metropolitan Orchestra. (Performers). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Metropolitan Orchestra - Metropolitan Orchestra (performer)
    • Date: 189?
  • Audio Recording

    Ze nda waltzes

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 66 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Composed by Frank M. Witmark. Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Higgins (conductor) inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Performed by Higgins' Orchestra; Henry Higgins, conductor. (Performers). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording (Form). ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Witmark, Frank M. - Higgins, Henry - Higgins' Orchestra - Witmark, Frank M. (author) - Higgins' Orchestra (performer)
    • Date: 189?
  • Audio Recording

    Ocean breezes

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 67.6 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Music by Victor Herbert. Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Otto Schneiber inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Victor Herbert's 22nd Regiment Band ; Otto Schneiber, conductor. (Performers). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Herbert, Victor - Schneiber, Otto - Victor Herbert's 22nd Regiment Band - Herbert, Victor (author) - Victor Herbert's 22nd Regiment Band (performer)
    • Date: 189?
  • Audio Recording

    Myona-Hawaiian waltz

    Coupling date: 6/30/1920. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. With (reverse side): Kaiwi waltz (Old Hawaiian melody) / Toots Paka's Hawaiians.

    • Contributor: Waikiki Hawaiian Orchestra - Edison
    • Date: 1921
  • Audio Recording

    Beautiful Ohio

    Copyright: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., Inc., 1918. Coupling date: 4/3/1919. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: mixed voices with orchestra. Robert A. King wrote the music under the pseudonym of "Mary Earl" because of a "for hire" contract he had with his publisher. With (reverse side): Alabama lullaby / Gladys Rice, Marion Evelyn Cox.

    • Contributor: King, Robert A. - Macdonald, Ballard - Metropolitan Quartet - Edison
    • Date: 1919