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The Resource The best of Lawrence Welk polkas, Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra, (sound recording)

The best of Lawrence Welk polkas, Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra, (sound recording)

Label
The best of Lawrence Welk polkas
Title
The best of Lawrence Welk polkas
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra
Creator
Contributor
Conductor
Performer
Vocalist
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • technical information on music
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1903-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Welk, Lawrence
Date time place
Recorded 1941-1957. "The selections contained in this album have been previously released on the Decca, Coral, Vocalion, and MCA label[s]."
Form of composition
dance forms
Format of music
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hooper, Larry
  • Floren, Myron
  • Linn, Roberta
  • Hubbard, Jo Ann
  • Sparklers (Musical group)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polkas
  • Dance orchestra music
Label
The best of Lawrence Welk polkas, Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Polka music for accordion and dance-orchestra, in part with vocals
  • Automatic sequence; in one container
  • Program notes on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Beer barrel polka (Roll out the barrel) / Jaromir Vejvoda, W.A. Timm, Lew Brown (Larry Hooper and the Sparklers, vocals) (2:05) -- Helena polka (2:21) -- Jenny Lind / adapted and arranged George Cates, Myron Floren (2:38) -- Hot pretzels / Will Glahe, Sam Ward, W.A. Timm (2:09) -- Chihaulua polka / adapted and arranged Myron Floren, Curt Ramsey (2:24) -- Champagne polka / Lawrence Welk, Norman Lee (Myron Floren, accordion solo) (2:03) -- The jolly coopersmith (2:21) -- Florena polka / Myron Floren (2:10) -- The kiss polka / Harry Warren, Jack Gordon (2:28) -- Chicken polka (2:41)
  • Pennsylvania polka / Lester Lee, Zeke Manners (2:05) -- Liechtensteiner polka / E. Kotscher, R. Lindt (The Sparklers, vocals) (1:59) -- High life polka / Bob Kames, Roy Kaiser (Roberta Linn and ensemble, vocals) (2:37) -- Barbara polka / F. Kovarik, Lawrence Welk (2:51) -- One note polka / Allen Roberts, Milton Delugg (The Sparklers, vocals) (2:08) -- Clarinet polka / arranged Myron Floren (2:03) -- Town and country polka / Irving Taylor, Lester Lee (Roberta Linn, Gene Pursell, vocal chorus) (2:25) -- Metro polka / George Vaughn, Willie Evans (Roberta Linn, vocal chorus) (2:28) -- Friendly tavern polka / Jerry Browne, Frank DeVol (2:35) -- Raise the window down / Ted Meyn (JoAnn Hubbard and Trio, vocals) (3:12)
Control code
3683536
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
76762960
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
  • UMKC: Marr copy autographed by Myron Floren.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
MCA2-4104
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The best of Lawrence Welk polkas, Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Polka music for accordion and dance-orchestra, in part with vocals
  • Automatic sequence; in one container
  • Program notes on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Beer barrel polka (Roll out the barrel) / Jaromir Vejvoda, W.A. Timm, Lew Brown (Larry Hooper and the Sparklers, vocals) (2:05) -- Helena polka (2:21) -- Jenny Lind / adapted and arranged George Cates, Myron Floren (2:38) -- Hot pretzels / Will Glahe, Sam Ward, W.A. Timm (2:09) -- Chihaulua polka / adapted and arranged Myron Floren, Curt Ramsey (2:24) -- Champagne polka / Lawrence Welk, Norman Lee (Myron Floren, accordion solo) (2:03) -- The jolly coopersmith (2:21) -- Florena polka / Myron Floren (2:10) -- The kiss polka / Harry Warren, Jack Gordon (2:28) -- Chicken polka (2:41)
  • Pennsylvania polka / Lester Lee, Zeke Manners (2:05) -- Liechtensteiner polka / E. Kotscher, R. Lindt (The Sparklers, vocals) (1:59) -- High life polka / Bob Kames, Roy Kaiser (Roberta Linn and ensemble, vocals) (2:37) -- Barbara polka / F. Kovarik, Lawrence Welk (2:51) -- One note polka / Allen Roberts, Milton Delugg (The Sparklers, vocals) (2:08) -- Clarinet polka / arranged Myron Floren (2:03) -- Town and country polka / Irving Taylor, Lester Lee (Roberta Linn, Gene Pursell, vocal chorus) (2:25) -- Metro polka / George Vaughn, Willie Evans (Roberta Linn, vocal chorus) (2:28) -- Friendly tavern polka / Jerry Browne, Frank DeVol (2:35) -- Raise the window down / Ted Meyn (JoAnn Hubbard and Trio, vocals) (3:12)
Control code
3683536
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
76762960
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
  • UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
  • UMKC: Marr copy autographed by Myron Floren.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
MCA2-4104
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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