The Russian Imperial Collection in the Library of Congress
sound recording | 1 audio recording ; 13 min. | Recorded on February 9. 2012, 12:00 PM (Date). Recorded at the Whithall Pavillion at the Library of Congress, Washington, DC (Venue). A bibliography is published here: http://www.loc.gov/rr/perform/RICbib.pdf (General). Sound Recording (Form).
You've Been A Good Old Wagon, But You've Done Broke Down
Composer Ben Harney sings his song, "You've Been a Good Old Wagon, But You've Done Broke Down," without accompaniment. Recorded by Robert Winslow Gordon, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (probably in Harney's home), ca. 1925. sound recording | 1 cylinder. | This is thought to be the first published ragtime song, published in 1895. The original sheet music was written for piano and voice. (General). Not...
Library of Congress - Gordon, Robert Winslow - Harney, Benjamin Robertson