The Ziegfeld Follies

A great collection for music historians with a good selection of legendary performers. The contents speak for themselves.

Highlights include: “A Pretty Girl Is Like A Melody”-John Steel w/Joseph Pasternak and his Orchestra (1910), “Nobody”-Bert Williams w/Charles Prince and his Orchestra (1913) “You’d Be Surprised”-Eddie Cantor (1919). and “The Day I Drank A Glass Of Water”-W.C.Fields w/Les Paul (1915).

Other artists: Nat Shilkret and the Victor Orchestra, The Brox Sisters (1927), Nora Bayes w/Walter Rogers and his Orchestra (1909), Francis White w/Walter Rogers and his Orchestra (1917), Van and Schenck w/Charles Prince and his Orchestra (1919), Fanny Brice w/Rosario Bourdon (1921), Bennie Krueger and his Orchestra (1922), Ed Gallagher & Al Shean (1922), Paul Whiteman and his Orchestra (1924), George Olsen & his Music (1924), Maurice Chevalier w/Tom Griselle and his Orchestra (1920), Helen Morgan w/Leonard Joy and his Orchestra (1929), Leon Errol, Ben Lyon and Marilyn Miller (1931) and Ruth Etting, 1931 w/Studio Orchestra & 1927 w/Rube Bloom.

About vintage45

I'm a big fan of vintage books,movies,TV shows and music. I encourage everyone to patronize your local used book/record store and pick up some of the good stuff. My posts are capsule reviews of some favorites that you may want to investigate. The albums posted aren't really reviews but items from my collection that are still available. I try and point out highlights of each one and let the music speak for itself. Thanks to all for checking out the blog.
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