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Title:

A bird in a gilded cage

Performer(s):

Steve Porter.

Issue Number/Label:

4608: Columbia Graphophone Grand

Year of Release:

[between 1897 and 1900]



Audio:

Stream cylinder 12318:
Download: MP3 file (2-4 MB) (Usage info)



Note:

Brown wax concert cylinder.

Note:

Columbia Graphophone Grand: 4608.

Note:

Year of release and performer information from Two-minute brown wax and XP cylinder records of the Columbia Phonograph Company / Kenneth M. Lorenz, 1981

Note:

Baritone solo.

Local Note:

Preservation and digitization of this cylinder funded by a donation from Ken Davis, Dorchester, MA.

Personal Name:

Von Tilzer, Harry, 1872-1946.

Personal Name:

Porter, Steve, 1864-1936.

Subject:

Popular music--To 1901.

Original Item Location:

Special Coll., Performing Arts - Cylinder 12318

 


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