Begin the Beguine; Oh, Lady Be Good


Artie Shaw and his Orchestra. side 1: Begin the Beguine; side 2: Oh, Lady Be Good (Victor 20-1551), from the album, Up Swing (RCA Victor P 146).
78 rpm. Side 1 was recorded in 1938 and initially released on Victor 27546. Side 2 was recorded in 1939 and initially released on Bluebird B-10430. This album was released in 1944.

Release Date: 1944Recording Date: 19381939

Recording Artist: Artie Shaw and his OrchestraManufacturer: RCA Victor

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New Jersey, Camden

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Related Publication: Discography of American Historical Recordings

Credit Line: Gift of Robert J. Walter

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1981.0566.192Accession Number: 1981.0566Maker Number: 20-1551P146Catalog Number: 1981.0566.192

Object Name: sound recording

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)shellac (overall material)Measurements: overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm


Record Id: nmah_668438

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