Category Archives: British Recordings

Harry Roy Stage Show (Recorded at Empire Theatre, Leeds) 1936

“Harry Roy Stage Show” Parts 1 & 2 Harry Roy & His Orchestra October 8, 1936 (Parolophone F 609 mx CE 7927, mx CE 7936) Harry Roy Stage Show Part 1 & 2   Here is a recording of the … Continue reading

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Ray Noble And His Orchestra 1932 & 1935

“The Younger Generation” Ray Noble And His Orchestra; Al Bowlly, vocal September 1, 1932 (Victor 25020-B) The Younger Generation “Mad About The Boy” Ray Noble And His Orchestra September 1, 1932 (Victor 25020-A) Mad About The Boy “Let’s Swing It” … Continue reading

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Layton & Johnston – 1929

“If I Had You” Layton And Johnstone; vocal and piano 1929 (Columbia 1768 D mx A8293) If I Had You “When The World Is At Rest” Layton And Johnstone; vocal and piano 1929 (Columbia 1768 D mx A8366) When The … Continue reading

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Jimmy Leach And His New Organolians 1948

“Dream Girl” Jimmy Leach And His New Organolians; Alan Dean, vocal 1948 (Columbia FB 3432 mx CA 20845) Dream Girl “The Chapel Over The Hill” Jimmy Leach And His New Organolians; Alan Dean, vocal 1948 (Columbia FB 3432 mx CA … Continue reading

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Gertrude Meller Performs Liszt & Moszkowski – 1922

“Paraphrase de Concert” Gertrude Meller 1922 (Homochord HD 2027) Paraphrase de Concert “Grande Valse In E” Gertrude Meller 1922 (Homochord HD 2027) Grande Valse In E   Here is a piano solo record from England performed in a style that … Continue reading

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The Rhythm Band (George Fisher) 1928

“A Room With A View” The Rhythm Band 1928 (HMV B 5466 mx Bb 13209) A Room With A View – The Rhythm Bandmap :: {skin:’black’, animate:true, width:’200′, volume:0.6, autoplay:false, loop:false, showVolumeLevel:true, showTime:true, showRew:true, downloadable:false, downloadablesecurity:false, id3: false} “Half A … Continue reading

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Jack Wilson, British Jazz Pianist – 1935

  “Dizzy Fingers – Dizzy Keys” Part 1 Jack Wilson, piano solo 1935 (Regal Zonophone MR 1694 mx CAR 3296) Dizzy Fingers Dizzy Keys Part 1 – Jack Wilsonmap :: {skin:’black’, animate:true, width:’200′, volume:0.6, autoplay:false, loop:false, showVolumeLevel:true, showTime:true, showRew:true, downloadable:false, … Continue reading

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Band of H. M. Royal Irish Fusiliers – 1913

“Baby Boo, March” Band of H. M. Royal Irish Fusiliers 1913 (Zonophone 1106 mx 16798) “Gardes du Corpes, March” Band of H. M. Royal Irish Fusiliers 1913 (Zonophone 1106 mx 16796) Here are a couple of marches from a 1913 … Continue reading

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Orlando And His Orchestra – 1937

  “Love Is Good For Anything That Ails You” Orlando And His Orchestra Phyllis Robbins, vocal 1937 (HMV BD 5236 mx OEA 5277) “A Sailboat In The Moonlight” Orlando And His Orchestra 1937 (HMV BD 5236 mx OEA 5275) Here … Continue reading

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Mr. William Ditcham – Ragtime Bell & Xylophone Solos

“Sweet Jasmine” Mr. William Ditcham, Bell Solo circa 1910 – 1911 (Jumbo A 22195 mx LX01444) “Laughing Ben” Mr. William Ditcham, Xylophone Solo circa 1910 – 1911 (Jumbo A22194 mx LX01445) This record comes from the collection of my friend … Continue reading

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