Gramophoney Baloney

End of February Gramophoney Baloney

Sunday, February 24

Prof. Dilettante was visiting today, and was able to share the variety of delicious sounds from 1902-1949  as well as some of the scones DJ Fari of Francofun & Yum Yum so kindly gave to McSchmormac.


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Madame Bolduc


  • “Jugglers from Deems Taylor‘s ‘Circus Day, Op. 18’ (excerpt)” by San Francisco Symphony Orchestra conducted by Edwin McArthur from “Carousel of American Music – The Fabled 24 September 1940 San Francisco Concerts”
  • “Arthimise Marie le Bedeau” by Madame Bolduc from “Madame Bolduc – l’Anthologie”
  • “Miss Meal Cramp Blues” by Alec Johnson from “Hard Times Come Again No More – Early American Rural Songs of Hard Times and Hardships – Vol. 1”
  • “Ekyalema Nakato” by Sekinomu from “Something Is Wrong – Vintage Recordings from East Africa”
  • “Um chorinho delicioso” by Severino Araujo e sua Orquestra from “Brazilian Big Bands – Dancing Days- 1904-1954”
  • “Mosquito’s Parade” by Vess L. Ossman from “Ring, Ring de Banjo – Banjo Showpieces”
  • “Ballu logudoresu” by Efisio Melis from “Launeddas
  • “O Hasápis” by Márkos Vamvakáris from “Bouzouki Pioneer 1932-1940”
  • “Russkyj Kazatchok” by Konstantina Sadovnika & Krestyanskyj Orkestr from “The Widow’s Joy – Eastern European Immigrant Dances In America, 1925-1930
  • “Ahlen Bikoum” by Sassi from “Opika Pende – Africa at 78 RPM
  • “(Bizet’s) Les Pêcheurs De Perles: Je Crois Entendre Encore” by Dmitri Smirnov from “Highlights from Prima Voce”
  • “Cow Cow Yicky Yicky Yay” by Leadbelly from “The Very Best of”
  • “Untitled Dance” by Cigan Group from “The Secret Museum of Mankind, Vol. 4 – Ethnic Music Classics: 1925-48”
  • Rocky Road” by Alabama Sacred Harp Singers from “Anthology Of American Folk Music – Edited By Harry Smith”
  • “Satsuma biwa: Ko-Atsumori” by Yoshimura Gakujô from “Japanese Traditional Music – Noh · Biwa · Shakuhachi – Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai 1941”
  • “Lagu Ardja” by Colin McPhee from “The Roots of Gamelan”
  • “Kebyar Ding V: Pangrangrangan” by Gamelan Gong of Kebyar from “Bali 1928 – Gamelan Gong Kebyar – Belaluan – Pangkung – Busungbiu”
  • “Play, Fiddle, Play” by The Slam Stewart Quartet from “Bowin’ Singin’ Slam”
  • “(J.S.Bach’s) Violin Sonata No. 3 in C major for solo violin, BWV 1005: IV. Allegro assai” by Yehudi Menuhin from “Enescu, Pizzetti, Bach – Sonatas -1929-1938”
  • “Sometimes I’m Happy” by Erroll Garner from “Vol. 2 – Standards – Original 1945-1949 Recordings”
  • “I Would Do Anything For You” by Art Tatum Trio from “Trio Days”
  • “Hallelujah” by Coleman Hawkins All American Four from “Teddy Wilson – The Elegant Mister Wilson”
  • “Harpo Speaks & My Blue Heaven” by Jack Benny, Bing Crosby, Harpo Marx & Gary Cooper from “The Golden Age of American Comedy”
  • “Hüzzam Taxim” by Ibrahim Bey from “To Scratch Your Heart – Early Recordings From Istanbul”
  • “Quinto Regimiento” by The Almanac Singers from “The Sea, The Soil And The Struggle (1941-1942)”
  • “Risonha” by Luperce Miranda from “Bresil – Choro – Samba – Frevo – 1914-1945”
  • “I Once Loved A Sailor” by Charlie Poole and The North Carolina Ramblers from “With the North Carolina Ramblers & The Highlanders”
  • “Trinidad Paseo” by Lovey’s String Band from “Trinidad – 1912-1941”
  • “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot (excerpt)” by Fats Waller from from “Portrait Vol. 2”


Luperce Miranda

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