Music From 100 Years Ago

Recordings from the early 20th Century with comments.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 39m. Bisher sind 764 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

Baseball and Gershwin

Songs about baseball and the first recording of Rhapsody in Blue.


 2006-06-20  18m


Episode 13.  Sad tales about dying soldiers, unhappy wives and neglected children.  Songs include: Is There Any Room In Heaven For a Little Girl Like Me?


 2006-06-12  22m

Episode 12 Railroad Songs

Songs about trains including Casey Jones and The Wreck of the Old 97. Performers include Vernon Dalhart, Billy Murray and Moonshine Kate.


 2006-05-23  19m

African-American Performers

Episode 11:  Early African-American recording artists. Performers include: Bert Williams, James Reese Europe, Ma Rainey and the Fisk University Jubilee Singers.


 2006-05-13  35m

Episode 10 Leftovers

Recordings left off of previous podcasts. Performers include: Enrico Caruso  Al Jolson   John McCormack  and Ada Jones


 2006-05-06  33m

Episode 9 Waltzes

An all waltz show.  Songs include  In the Good Old Summertime, School Days, Waltz Me Around Again Willie and My Wild irish Rose.


 2006-04-29  31m

Episode 8 : Indestructible Records

The story of the Indestructible Phonography Company. Music includes:  Asleep in the Deep                          I'm...


 2006-04-22  33m

Episode 7: Marches

All march episode featuring the John Phillip Sousa Band.


 2006-04-14  28m

Music From 100 Years Ago Episode 6 Al Jolson & Other Guys

This week:   songs by Al Jolson, the Tuskegee Institute Singers and Arthur Collins.  Plus: a classic hymn.  


 2006-04-07  19m

Music From 100 Years Ago Episode 5: Oddball Instrumentals

Unusual instrumentals including: bagpipes, ocarina, a Stroh violin and a lap steel guitar.


 2006-03-30  20m