The Resource Lost sounds : blacks and the birth of the recording industry, 1891--1922, (sound recording)

Lost sounds : blacks and the birth of the recording industry, 1891--1922, (sound recording)

Label
Lost sounds : blacks and the birth of the recording industry, 1891--1922
Title
Lost sounds
Title remainder
blacks and the birth of the recording industry, 1891--1922
Title variation
Blacks and the birth of the recording industry, 1891--1922
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
IOG
Date time place
Recorded 1891-1922
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Vocal selections sung principally in English; track 8, disc 2 sung in Italian
LC call number
M1670.L678
LC item number
A7 2005
Series statement
Genres series
Series volume
5th v.
Label
Lost sounds : blacks and the birth of the recording industry, 1891--1922, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Archeophone Records: 1005 (on container spine: ARCH 1005)
  • Principally spirituals, minstrel & vaudeville songs, art music, rags, jazz, and blues performances by Black composers and musicians from the early days of the recording industry
  • "Companion CD to the book Lost sounds / by Tim Brooks"--Container
  • Various performers
  • Recordings originally released as wax cylinders and discs on various labels
  • Program notes by Tim Brooks and David Giovannoni (58 p. ; ill., facsims., ports.) on insert
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Mamma's black baby boy / Chas. Hunn (Unique Quartette) (2:26) -- Keep movin' (Standard Quartette) (2:51) -- Who broke the lock (Unique Quartette) (2:49) -- Brother Michael, won't you hand down that rope (Oriole Quartette) (2:32) -- Poor mourner (2:01) ; Who broke the lock (2:14) (Cousins and DeMoss) -- Down on the old camp ground (Dinwiddie Colored Quartet) (2:31) -- Jerusalem mornin' (Polk Miller's Old South Quartette) (2:04) -- Little David, play on yo' harp : (Shout all over God's heaven) (Fisk University Jubilee Quartet) (2:46) -- Swing low, sweet chariot (2:42) ; Shout all over God's Heaven (2:20) (Apollo Jubilee Quartette) -- Good news (Tuskegee Institute Singers) (2:23) -- The rain song / Alex Rogers ; Will Marion Cook (Right Quintette) (3:19) -- Goodnight Angeline / Noble Sissle ; Eubie Blake (Four Harmony Kings) (3:12) -- Experiences in the show business (Charley Case) (3:08) -- The whistling coon / Sam Devere (George W. Johnson) (2:47) -- Adam and Eve and de winter apple (Louis Vasnier) (1:06) -- The laughing song (George W. Johnson) (2:31) -- Minstrel first part, featuring "The laughing song" (Spencer, Williams, and Quinn's Imperial Minstrels) (3:07) -- Listen to the mocking bird / Septimus Winner ; Richard Milburn (George W. Johnson) (1:42) -- The laughing coon (2:22) ; The whistling girl (2:31) (George W. Johnson) -- My little Zulu babe / W.S. Estren ; James T. Brymn (Williams and Walker) (2:47) -- Carving the duck (George W. Johnson) (2:41) -- The merry mail man (Len Spencer-George W. Johnson) (3:01) -- Abyssinia. Nobody / Alex Rogers ; Bert Williams (Bert Williams) (2:53) -- My own story of the big fight. Part I (Jack Johnson) (3:43) -- Beans, beans, beans / Chris Smith ; Elmer Bowman (Opal Cooper) (3:10) -- Great camp meetin' day / Gene Mikell ; Noble Sissle (Noble Sissle) (2:39) -- Atlanta Exposition speech (Booker T. Washington) (3:29) -- Old black Joe / Stephen Foster (Thomas Craig) (1:58) -- Old dog Tray / Stephen Foster (Carroll Clark) (2:49) -- I surrender all / Judson W. Van DeVenter ; Winfield S. Weeden (Daisy Tapley ; Carroll Clark) (2:40) -- Swing along / Will Marion Cook (Afro-American Folk Song Singers) (3:56) -- The rain song / Alex Rogers ; Will Marion Cook (Afro-American Folk Song Singers) (3:06) -- Exhortation / Alex Rogers ; Will Marion Cook (Right Quintette) (3:22) -- Pagliacci. Arioso : Vesti la giubba / Ruggiero Leoncavallo (Roland Hayes) (2:53) -- Go down Moses (Harry T. Burleigh) (2:03) -- Sometimes I feel like a motherless child (Edward H.S. Boatner) (2:41) -- Villanelle / Eva Dell'Acqua (Florence Cole-Talbert) (3:13) -- Barcarolle / R. Nathaniel Dett (Dett) (2:46) -- Lament / Clarence Cameron White (White) (3:36) -- When de co'n pone's hot ; 'Possum / Paul Laurence Dunbar (Edward Sterling Wright) (4:16) -- Down home rag / Wilbur C. Sweatman (Europe's Society Orchestra) (3:31) -- Bregeiro : (Rio Brazilian maxixe) / B.E. Nazareth (Joan Sawyer's Persian Garden Orchestra) (3:59) -- On the shore at Le-Lei-Wei / Henry Kalimar ; Herbert Reynolds ; Jerome Kern (Ciro's Club Coon Orchestra) (3:46) -- Down home rag / Wilbur C. Sweatman (Sweatman) (1:26) -- Some jazz blues / M.L. Lake (Memphis Pickaninny Band) (2:49) -- Sarah from Sahara / Hugo Frey (Eubie Blake Trio) (2:54) -- The jazz dance / W. Benton Overstreet (Blake's Jazzone Orchestra) (3:06) -- Ev'rybody's crazy 'bout the doggone blues but I'm happy / Henry Creamer ; J. Turner Layton (Wilbur C. Sweatman's Original Jazz Band) (2:59) -- Darktown strutters' ball / Shelton Brooks (Jim Europe's 369th U.S. Infantry "Hell Fighters" Band) (2:58) -- Camp meeting blues / W.T. Carroll (Ford Dabney's Band) (2:13) -- St. Louis blues / W.C. Handy (W.C. Handy's Memphis Blues Band) (3:12)
Control code
ocm63264348
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (155 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
777215109025
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 1005
  • ARCH 1005
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) o63264348
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Lost sounds : blacks and the birth of the recording industry, 1891--1922, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Archeophone Records: 1005 (on container spine: ARCH 1005)
  • Principally spirituals, minstrel & vaudeville songs, art music, rags, jazz, and blues performances by Black composers and musicians from the early days of the recording industry
  • "Companion CD to the book Lost sounds / by Tim Brooks"--Container
  • Various performers
  • Recordings originally released as wax cylinders and discs on various labels
  • Program notes by Tim Brooks and David Giovannoni (58 p. ; ill., facsims., ports.) on insert
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Mamma's black baby boy / Chas. Hunn (Unique Quartette) (2:26) -- Keep movin' (Standard Quartette) (2:51) -- Who broke the lock (Unique Quartette) (2:49) -- Brother Michael, won't you hand down that rope (Oriole Quartette) (2:32) -- Poor mourner (2:01) ; Who broke the lock (2:14) (Cousins and DeMoss) -- Down on the old camp ground (Dinwiddie Colored Quartet) (2:31) -- Jerusalem mornin' (Polk Miller's Old South Quartette) (2:04) -- Little David, play on yo' harp : (Shout all over God's heaven) (Fisk University Jubilee Quartet) (2:46) -- Swing low, sweet chariot (2:42) ; Shout all over God's Heaven (2:20) (Apollo Jubilee Quartette) -- Good news (Tuskegee Institute Singers) (2:23) -- The rain song / Alex Rogers ; Will Marion Cook (Right Quintette) (3:19) -- Goodnight Angeline / Noble Sissle ; Eubie Blake (Four Harmony Kings) (3:12) -- Experiences in the show business (Charley Case) (3:08) -- The whistling coon / Sam Devere (George W. Johnson) (2:47) -- Adam and Eve and de winter apple (Louis Vasnier) (1:06) -- The laughing song (George W. Johnson) (2:31) -- Minstrel first part, featuring "The laughing song" (Spencer, Williams, and Quinn's Imperial Minstrels) (3:07) -- Listen to the mocking bird / Septimus Winner ; Richard Milburn (George W. Johnson) (1:42) -- The laughing coon (2:22) ; The whistling girl (2:31) (George W. Johnson) -- My little Zulu babe / W.S. Estren ; James T. Brymn (Williams and Walker) (2:47) -- Carving the duck (George W. Johnson) (2:41) -- The merry mail man (Len Spencer-George W. Johnson) (3:01) -- Abyssinia. Nobody / Alex Rogers ; Bert Williams (Bert Williams) (2:53) -- My own story of the big fight. Part I (Jack Johnson) (3:43) -- Beans, beans, beans / Chris Smith ; Elmer Bowman (Opal Cooper) (3:10) -- Great camp meetin' day / Gene Mikell ; Noble Sissle (Noble Sissle) (2:39) -- Atlanta Exposition speech (Booker T. Washington) (3:29) -- Old black Joe / Stephen Foster (Thomas Craig) (1:58) -- Old dog Tray / Stephen Foster (Carroll Clark) (2:49) -- I surrender all / Judson W. Van DeVenter ; Winfield S. Weeden (Daisy Tapley ; Carroll Clark) (2:40) -- Swing along / Will Marion Cook (Afro-American Folk Song Singers) (3:56) -- The rain song / Alex Rogers ; Will Marion Cook (Afro-American Folk Song Singers) (3:06) -- Exhortation / Alex Rogers ; Will Marion Cook (Right Quintette) (3:22) -- Pagliacci. Arioso : Vesti la giubba / Ruggiero Leoncavallo (Roland Hayes) (2:53) -- Go down Moses (Harry T. Burleigh) (2:03) -- Sometimes I feel like a motherless child (Edward H.S. Boatner) (2:41) -- Villanelle / Eva Dell'Acqua (Florence Cole-Talbert) (3:13) -- Barcarolle / R. Nathaniel Dett (Dett) (2:46) -- Lament / Clarence Cameron White (White) (3:36) -- When de co'n pone's hot ; 'Possum / Paul Laurence Dunbar (Edward Sterling Wright) (4:16) -- Down home rag / Wilbur C. Sweatman (Europe's Society Orchestra) (3:31) -- Bregeiro : (Rio Brazilian maxixe) / B.E. Nazareth (Joan Sawyer's Persian Garden Orchestra) (3:59) -- On the shore at Le-Lei-Wei / Henry Kalimar ; Herbert Reynolds ; Jerome Kern (Ciro's Club Coon Orchestra) (3:46) -- Down home rag / Wilbur C. Sweatman (Sweatman) (1:26) -- Some jazz blues / M.L. Lake (Memphis Pickaninny Band) (2:49) -- Sarah from Sahara / Hugo Frey (Eubie Blake Trio) (2:54) -- The jazz dance / W. Benton Overstreet (Blake's Jazzone Orchestra) (3:06) -- Ev'rybody's crazy 'bout the doggone blues but I'm happy / Henry Creamer ; J. Turner Layton (Wilbur C. Sweatman's Original Jazz Band) (2:59) -- Darktown strutters' ball / Shelton Brooks (Jim Europe's 369th U.S. Infantry "Hell Fighters" Band) (2:58) -- Camp meeting blues / W.T. Carroll (Ford Dabney's Band) (2:13) -- St. Louis blues / W.C. Handy (W.C. Handy's Memphis Blues Band) (3:12)
Control code
ocm63264348
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (155 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
777215109025
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 1005
  • ARCH 1005
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(Sirsi) o63264348
System details
Compact disc
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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