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performer: Betty Inada ベティ稲田
ensemble: Betty Inada, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / C. Lapham, conductor / Okuyama, Ai 奥山靉, lyricist / Herbert Magidson, Monte Siegal, and Sammy Fain, composer.
title: Hummin’ to Myself (君なき日– Kimi Naki Hi)
city: Japan
date: 1934
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード 28083
matrix: Matrix unknown
other: Labeled as Foxtrot (フォックストロット)
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ivk1Jf7M_c4
accessed: accessed 6 Feb 2012

performer: Betty Inada ベティ稲田
ensemble: Betty Inada, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / Nogawa, Kōbun 野川香文, lyricist / Kami, Kyōsuke紙恭輔, arranger / Charles E. King, composer.
title: Song of the Islands (島の歌– Shima no Uta)
city: Japan
date: 1934
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード 27748A
matrix: Matrix unknown
other: Labeled as Popular music (流行曲), PCL Film “Dancer’s Diary” (踊り子日記 – Odoriko Nikki) theme song
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_230vf24g5g
accessed: accessed 6 Feb 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice and composer / Columbia Orchestra コロムビアオーケストラ, accompaniment / Mori, Iwao 森岩雄, lyricist.
title: I Want to Drink (酒がのみたい - Sake ga Nomitai)
city: Japan
date: January 1931
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 34504
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング, A-side of “Show Me the Way to Go Home”
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3WFe8C6q8y8
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice and composer / Columbia Orchestra コロムビアオーケストラ, accompaniment / Mori, Iwao 森岩雄, lyricist / Sugita, Ryōzō 杉田良造, arranger.
title: Show Me the Way to Go Home (家へかえりたい - Uchi e Kaeritai)
city: Japan
date: January 1931
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 34505
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング, B-side of “I Want to Drink”
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPIaMXB0okA
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / Mori, Iwao 森岩雄, lyricist.
title: Japanese Girls (ニッポン娘さん - Nippon Musume San)
city: Japan
date: March 1931
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 34780
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング, A-side of “Hey, Hey, Miss. Nobuko”
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r56416EVXVI
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / Mori, Iwao 森岩雄, lyricist.
title: Hey, Hey, Miss. Nobuko (おいおいのぶ子さん - Oi oi Nobuko san)
city: Japan
date: March 1931
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 34779
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング, B-side of “Japanese Girls”
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1APGdzR9lPw
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice / Columbia Orchestra コロムビアオーケストラ, accompaniment/ Mori, Iwao 森岩雄, lyricist / Ida, Ichirō 井田一郎, arranger.
title: Walk Arrogantly (威張って歩け - Ibatte Aruke)
city: Japan
date: July 1931
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 35403
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング, A-side of “Wandering Around Ginza at Night”
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fclWUMKSR5E
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / Onda, Yukio 恩田幸夫, lyricist / Ida, Ichirō 井田一郎, composer and arranger.
title: Bar Song (酒場の唄 - Sakaba no Uta)
city: Japan
date: October 1931
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 35768
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング, A-side of “Beer Mug”
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pVMnjstNImE
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / Shigure, Otowa 時雨音羽, lyricist / Sugiyama, Haseo 杉山はせを, composer and arranger.
title: Beer Mug (ジョッキ ビール - Jyokki Biiru)
city: Japan
date: October 1931
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 35769
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング, B-side of “Bar Song”
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hANNHvwJH-Q
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / Mori, Iwao 森岩雄, lyricist / Sugita, Ryōzō 杉田良造, arranger.
title: Reign of Women (女の天下 - Onna no Tenka)
city: Japan
date: January 1933
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 37238
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング, A-side of “World of Money”
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3iK-Y_r563M
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / Mori, Iwao 森岩雄, lyricist / Sugita, Ryōzō 杉田良造, arranger.
title: (金の世の中 - World of Money)
city: Japan
date: January 1933
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 37237
other: B-side of “Reign of Women,” theme of the Movie “金の世の中”
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4mPonwhQ_U
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン and Amano, Kikuyo 天野喜久代
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice and composer / Amano, Kikuyo 天野喜久代, voice / Columbia Orchestra コロムビアオーケストラ, accompaniment / Mori, Iwao 森岩雄, lyricist / Ida, Ichirō 井田一郎, arranger.
title: Life is Fragile (人生はかない - Jinsei Hakanai)
city: Japan
date: May 1931
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 35103
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VnYrvnpPgCw
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン and Amano, Kikuyo 天野喜久代
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice and composer / Amano, Kikuyo 天野喜久代, voice / Columbia Orchestra コロムビアオーケストラ, accompaniment / Sassa, Kōka 佐々紅華, lyricist / Ida, Ichirō 井田一郎, arranger.
title: Wandering Around Ginza at Night (夜中の銀ブラ - Yonaka no Gin Bura)
city: Japan
date: July 1931
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード, B-side of “Walk Arrogantly”
matrix: 35426
other: Labeled as Jazz Song ジャズソング
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZPfGX8GTg0
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Burton Crane バートン・クレーン and Awaya, Noriko 淡谷のり子
ensemble: Burton Crane, voice and lyricist / Awaya, Noriko, voice / Columbia Orchestra コロムビアオーケストラ, accompaniment / Ida, Ichiro 井田一郎, arranger.
title: It's Hard to Say (よういわんわ - Yo Iwanwa)
city: Japan
date: March 1932
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: 36282
other: Labeled as Nonsense Ballad ナンセンス小唄, based on "That's My Weakness Now"
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8qEIc0yFn5U
accessed: 17 March 2012

performer: Fujino, Toyoko 藤野豊子
ensemble: Fujino, Toyoko 藤野豊子, voice
title: Ah, this moment! (アラその瞬間よ-Ara sono shunkan yo.)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 51124-A
matrix: 1389
other:
link: http://youtu.be/ij6ymbDf4ds
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Fujiwara, Yoshie 藤原義江
ensemble: Yoshie Fujiwara, voice/ Kousaku Yamada 山田耕作, piano and composer/ Hakushū Kitahara 北原白秋, lyrics.
title: This Road (この道-Kono michi)
city: Unknown
date: 1927
label: Nipponophone 16672-A
matrix: Unknown
other: In Taisho 15 (1926) “Red Bird” 「赤い鳥」was published, in Showa 2 (1927) Kousaku Yamada composed the tune.
link: http://youtu.be/Vw4-jLS3o8c
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Fujiwara, Yoshie 藤原義江
ensemble: Yoshie Fujiwara, voice and composer/ 海野啓一作, lyricist/ 日本ビクター管弦楽団 Japan Victor Orchestra, musical accompaniment
title: Jump the Kuroshio Current 躍る黒潮 - Odoru Kuroshio
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 53446
matrix: 7400
other: Yoshie Fujiwara was a “Red Label” Singer, red label records had a higher value, were better positioned than White or Black labels. This song is the theme from the movie “Great Maritime Japan” 「海国大日本
link: http://youtu.be/R7AAEdSB5AA
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Fujiwara, Yoshie 藤原義江
ensemble: Yoshie Fujiwara, voice/ Shinpei Nakayama 中山晋平, composer/Otoha Shigure 時雨音羽, lyrics
title: Setting Sail Harbor (出船の港 -Shukkō no Minato)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 1230-A
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/wkJ3c3K0pfg
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Fujiwara, Yoshie 藤原義江
ensemble: Yoshie Fujiwara, voice /Shinpei Nakayama 中山晋平, composer/Otoha Shigure 時雨音羽, lyrics/Seals シールヅ, musical accompaniment
title: Sheathe the Spear (鉾をおさめて-Hoko wo osamete)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 4043-A
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/zqM57OavLGs
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Fujiwara, Yoshie 藤原義江
ensemble: Yoshie Fujiwara, voice/ Yuji Itōyūji 伊藤祐司, composer/musical accompaniment シールヅ
title: The Boatman’s Song (船頭唄- Sendou Uta)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 4043-B
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/2LifPEeVaW0
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Fujiwara, Yoshie 藤原義江
ensemble: Yoshie Fujiwara, voice/chorus (合唱付)/ accompanied by the Japan Victor Concert Band/ Yoshie Fujiwara, composer commissioned by the Kanto Army/Kanto Army General Staff Office 関東軍参謀部, lyrics
title: Asia March/ Far East March (亜細亜行進曲- Ajia Koshinkyoku)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 52538-B
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/ivPYl7a5sy8
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Fujiyama, Ichirō 藤山一郎
ensemble: Sōnosuke Satō 佐藤惣之助, lyricist/ Masao Koga 古賀政男, arranger/Meiji University Mandolin Club, 明治大学マンドリン倶楽部, accompaniment.
title: ”In a Blue Suit” (青い背広で- Aoi Seburo De)
city: Unknown.
date: Unknown
label: Teichiku 1280
matrix: Unknown
other: Nankō Label 楠公レーベル
link: http://youtu.be/uum9AQrWcU8
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Fujiyama, Ichirō 藤山一郎
ensemble: Ichirou Fujiyama, voice/ Koga Masao古賀政男, lyricist, composer, guitar accompaniment
title: Yearning for a Shadow (影を慕ひて-Kage wo Shitaite
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Columbia 26748-A
matrix: Unknown
other: 藤山一郎 氏が東京音楽学校時代 吹き込みアルバイトがばれた 有名な曲です Ichirō Fujiyama recorded this famous song as a part-time job during his time as a Tokyo Conservatory student.
link: http://youtu.be/nd3v5sV3N0Y
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Fujiyama, Ichirō 藤山一郎.
ensemble: Ichirō Fujiyama, voice/ Hachiō Setōサトウハチロー, lyricist/ Tadashi Manjōme 万城目 正 , composer/浅井拳嘩 , arranger.
title: “Asakusa Song” (淺草の唄 Asakusa Uta)
city: Unknown
date: April 1947.
label: Columbia 1210015
matrix: A 253
other: The song was originally released in 1947. It was the theme song for a Shochiku movie “Master of Asakusa”「浅草のぼっちゃん.
link: http://youtu.be/dFvqtAF4AAQ
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Fujiyama, Ichirō 藤山一郎.
ensemble: Ichirō Fujiyama, voice/Sōnosuke Satō 佐藤惣之助, composer and arranger
title: “Man’s Devotion” (男の純情歌- Otoko no Junjou)

city: Unknown.
date: Red Label September, 1936 (Showa 11), Black Label February 1937 (Showa 12)
label: Teichiku Red Label 50490, Black Label 1275-0007
matrix: 7451
other: This song was the theme to the Nikkatsu movie “Spirit”「魂-Tamashi)
link: http://youtu.be/pzPOYmHNBO4
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Fujiyama, Ichirō 藤山一郎.
ensemble: Ichirō Fujiyama,voice/ Yutaka Kadota 門田ゆたか, lyricist/Masao Koga 古賀政男, composer/Kotaro Takahashi 高橋孝太郎, arranger.
title: ”Tokyo Rhapsody” (東京ラプソディ)
city: Unknown.
date: released July 1932
label: Teichiku 50338
matrix: Unknown.
other: Unknown.
link: http://youtu.be/7QJutwCtHQY
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Fujiyama, Ichirō 藤山一郎.
ensemble: Ichirō Fujiyama,voice/ Sōnosuke Satō 佐藤惣之助, lyricist/ Masao Koga 古賀政男, composer and guitar.
title: ”Tokyo Miss” (東京娘 -Tokyo Jou)
city: Unknown.
date: Unknown.
label: Teichiku 50338
matrix: Unknown.
other: This was first released as a red label. It also ran as 
“楠木” label.
link: http://youtu.be/I1oa13Ixzfs
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Fujiyama, Ichirō 藤山一郎.
ensemble: Ichirō Fujiyama, voice.
title: “Asakusa Song” (淺草の唄 Asakusa Uta)
city: Unknown.
date: Unknown.
label: Victor 52691-A.
matrix: Unkown.
other: Unknown.
link: http://youtu.be/g9ttWUWyG80
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Futamura, Teiichi 二村定一
ensemble: Teiichi Futamura, voice.
title: One Million Yen (百萬圓- Hyaku Man En
city: Unknown
date: Released June 1932 (Showa 7)
label: Hikoki 70921-A
matrix: 71936
other: The first pressing was on Hikoki Records and in December of 1932 Regal Records released a second pressing.
link: http://youtu.be/ALcv_9rmJuM
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Haida, Katsuhiko 灰田勝彦
ensemble: Katsuhiko Haida, voice/ Souichirō Namioka 波岡惣一郎, ?   大岡惇, lyricist/ Shun’ichi Sasaki 佐々木俊一, composer
title: Victory Song ( かちどきの歌-Kachidoki no uta
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor J-54244
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/i7S0umOq9TI
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Haida, Katsuhiko 灰田勝彦
ensemble: Katsuhiko Haidad, voice/Saeki Takao 佐伯孝夫, lyricist/Sassa Kōka 佐々紅華, composer, Victor Japan Orchestra日本ビクター管弦楽団, accompaniment
title: Sparkling constellation ( 燦(きら)めく星座 )
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor J-54714
matrix: Unknown
other: Theme song for the movie 「秀子の応援団長」
link: http://youtu.be/ERac1Yi5_f0
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Helen Sumida ヘレン隅田
ensemble: Helen Sumida, voice / Nippon Victor ???? 日本ビクター????, accompaniment / ????, lyricist / ????, composer.
title: Nippon Girl (ニッポン娘 – Nippon Musume)
city: Japan
date: 193?
label: Victor ビクターレコード 53743
matrix: Unknown
other: Labeled as blues (ブルース)
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngJHYsg-cAg
accessed: accessed 12 Feb 2012

performer: Higuchi, Shizuo 樋口静雄
ensemble: Shizuo Higuchi, voice/Shigeru Tamura 田村しげる, composer/Shigure Otoha 時雨音羽, lyricist
title: Title on record image, but too blurry, possibly チンライぶし- Chenrai bushi
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: King Records 20124
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/5uOjfwX7nXo
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Inukai, Yoshio 犬養義雄
ensemble: Unknown
title: 正ちゃんとりす- Shou-chan Torisu
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Unknown
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/ffmtNTXGgDo
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Kasachi, Shizuko 笠置シヅ子
ensemble: Shijiko Kasachi voice/ Hattori Ryouichi 服部良一 , composer/Setou hachirou サトウハチロー, lyricist
title: Homerun boogie (ホームラン・ブギ)
city: Unknown
date: 昭和24年 (1949)
label: Unknown
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/vFVd7QzgGYo
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Kawabata, Fumiko 川畑文子
ensemble: Kawabata, Fumiko, voice / Moana Gree Club モアナグリークラブ, accompaniment / Mine, Toku’ichi 三根徳一, lyricist / Saitō, Tetsuo斉藤鉄男, arranger / Traditional.
title: La Cucaracha (ラ・クカラチャ)
city: Nara, Japan
date: 1932
label: Teichikuテイチクレコード
matrix: 0258
other: Labeled as Dance music (Ranchera) (ダンスミュージック(ランチエラ))
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJU4pByXv-Y
accessed: accessed 6 Feb 2012

performer: Kawabata, Fumiko 川畑文子
ensemble: Kawabata, Fumiko, voice / Moana Gree Club モアナグリークラブ, accompaniment / Nagata, Tetsuo永田哲夫, lyricist / Raymond Hattori レイモンド服部, arranger / Robert A. King, composer.
title: Moonlight on the Colorado (ワルツ:コロラドの月 – Waltz: Colorado no Tsuki)
city: Nara, Japan
date: 1935
label: Teichikuテイチクレコード 15122B
matrix: 5594
other: Labeled as Hawaiian Jazz song (ハワイアン ジャズソング)
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q-RveRbgMdQ
accessed: accessed 6 Feb 2012

performer: Kawabata, Fumiko 川畑文子
ensemble: Kawabata, Fumiko, voice / Teichiku Jazz Orchestra テイチクジャズオーケストラ, accompaniment / Mine, Toku’ichi 三根徳一, lyricist and arranger / Harry Warren, composer.
title: Shanghai Lil (上海リル)
city: Nara, Japan
date: March 1935
label: Teichikuテイチクレコード 15115
matrix: 1185(5567)
other: Labeled as Jazz song (Trot) (ジャズソング(トロット))
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VacZFXq6sv8
accessed: accessed 6 Feb 2012

performer: Kawasaki, Yutaka 川崎 豊
ensemble: Yutaka Kawasaki, voice/ Kagai Kodama 児玉花外, lyrics/  Imperial Japanese Army band 陸軍軍楽隊, musical accompaniment
title: March Song「進軍の唄 -Shingun no uta」
city: Unknown
date: November, 1929 (Showa 4)
label: Columbia 25715-B
matrix: 3240?
other: Shochiku Movies ballad 所謂軍国歌謡のはしりと言える曲です。 It is possible to call this the first “war song”.
link: http://youtu.be/jeWZ3i4UJS4
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Kawasaki, Yutaka 川崎豊
ensemble: Yutaka Kawasaki, voice/ Shochiku Orchestra 松竹管弦楽団/ unknown composer and lyricist
title: Yearning for Love Ballad (戀慕小唄- Ai shitau Kouda)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Unknown
matrix: Unknown
other: 発売年不明 フタミレコード(ショウチクレコード) Released at an unknown date as a Shochiku Record.
link: http://youtu.be/-Dj8Yy_2ni4
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Kawasaki, Yutaka. 川崎豊
ensemble: Shochiku Jazz Band 松竹ジヤズバンド
title: Mountain Victory (山の凱歌-Yama no Gaika)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Columbia 25640-B
matrix: 32117
other: Shochiku Movie ballad, supported by the Agriculture and Forest Ministry 農林省, sponsored by the Tokyo Nichi-Nichi (Daily) Newspaper東京日々新聞社 and the Osaka Mainichi (Daily) Newspaper 大阪毎日新聞社. Directed by Yutaka Kawasaki 川崎豊.
link: http://youtu.be/mq2uA9BpGh8
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Kawashima, Yoshiko 川島芳子
ensemble: Yoshiko Kawashima, voice
title: Girl of the Full Moon”「十五夜の娘-Jyūgoya no Musume)
city: Unknown
date: 1933
label: Columbia 27573-A
matrix: 38015
other:
link: http://youtu.be/A5nwJCmDZTU
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Kusunoki, Shigeo 楠木繁夫
ensemble: Shigeo Kusunoki, voice/村瀬まゆみ Mayumi Murase, lyrics/ Koga Masao 古賀政男, composer and arranger.
title: “Woman’s Rank” (女の階級-Onna no Kaikyū)
city: Unknown.
date: Red Label Release December 1936 (Showa 11), Black Label Release January 1937 (Showa 12)
label: Teichiku 50581
matrix: 1196 (Black label) C-08
other: First prize awarded by the “Gramo” Club. Theme song to the movie of the same name.「女の階級」
link: http://youtu.be/6EdsQ0b_PQU
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Margaret Yuki マーガレット・ユキ
ensemble: Margaret Yuki, voice and tap / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / Fujiura, Kō 藤浦洸, lyricist / Niki, Takio仁木他喜雄, arranger / Harry Akst, composer.
title: Dinah for Children (オ人形ダイナ – Oningyō Dinah)
city: Japan
date: 1936
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: Unknown
other: The singer was eight years old.
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VFqKZvYRV4Q
accessed: accessed 6 Feb 2012

performer: Matsui, Sumako 松井須磨子
ensemble: Sumako Matsui, voice
title: Revival Songs”「復活唱歌-Fukkatsu Shōka)
city: Unknown
date: c.1915 (Taisho 4)
label: King Records
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/vdMraOmqAYE
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Matsuyama, Eiko (Micky Matsuyama) 松山映子 (ミッキー松山)
ensemble: Matsuyama, Eiko, voice / King ???? キング????, accompaniment / Miyamoto, Tabito 宮本旅人, lyricist / Shimada, Ippei 島田逸平, composer and arranger.
title: My Memoire White Champaca (思い出のパレホ– Omoide no Pareho)
city: Tokyo, Japan
date: 1939
label: King キングレコード 30058
matrix: Unknown
other: Labeled as Popular music (流行歌)
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8I9CHd2e1eQ
accessed: accessed 12 Feb 2012

performer: Miyagawa, Harumi 宮川はるみ
ensemble: Miyagawa, Harumi, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビア・ジャズ・バンド, accompaniment / Louis Prima, composer / Hattori, Ryōichi服部良一, arranger / Kiriyama, Reikichi 桐山麗吉, lyrics translation.
title: Sing, Sing, Sing (唄へ唄へ – Utae Utae)
city: Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan
date: 16 July 1937 (recorded); 15 Dec 1937 (released)
label: Columbia コロムビア・レコード29620(2203373)
matrix: Unknown
other: Labeled as Jazz song (ジャズソング)
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4nxoD7wE1MU
accessed: accessed 20 Feb 2012

performer: Obata, Minoru 小畑 実.
ensemble: Minoru Obata, voice.
title: “Kantarō Moonlit Night” (勘太郎月夜唄- Kantarō Tsukiyo.)
city: Unknown.
date: Unknown.
label: Victor 40927
matrix: P-3162
other:
link: http://youtu.be/ZiGlj8LDK6k
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Okamoto, Atsurō 岡本敦郎
ensemble: Atsurō Okamoto, voice
title: The Season of Blooming White Flowers” (白い花の咲く 頃 -Shiroi Hana no Saku Koro)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Columbia
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/7TWbHvJVPNE
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Ricky Miyagawa リキー宮川
ensemble: Ricky Miyagawa, voice / Columbia Jazz Band コロムビアジャズバンド, accompaniment / Nishioka, Suirō西岡水朗, lyricist / Hattori, Ryōichi 服部良一, arranger and composer.
title: Dreaming Heart (夢見る心 – Yume Miru Kokoro)
city: Japan
date: 1937
label: Columbia コロムビアレコード
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVKS_oUl5H0
accessed: accessed 6 Feb 2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐伯雅子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice
title: The Shinanosu Hill Ballad”「信濃須坂小唄- Shinanosu Saka Kota)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Nipponophone 15961 -B
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/jPkNAH8dTRw
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐伯雅子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice/Saijō Yaso 西條八十, lyricist/Kabata 蒲田, composer/Ozawa Takashi 小澤直與志, arranger/Victor Japan Salon Orchestra, accompaniment
title: Love me, please! (愛して頂戴-Aishite choudai)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 5091-A
matrix: Unknown
other: movie theme song 蒲田映画の主題歌
link: http://youtu.be/O49wCpT0aHE
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice/Shigure Otoha 時雨音羽, lyricist/ Sassa Kōka 佐々紅華, composer
title: Black Lily Flower ( 黒ゆりの花/Kuro Yuri no Hana)
city: Unknown
date: 1929/Showa 4
label: Unknown
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/v_nwQ-lCeaQ
accessed: accessed 1/31/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice/Saijou Yaso 西條八十, lyricist/Nakayama Shinpei 中山晋平, composer
title: Tokyo March 東京行進曲 Tokyo koushinkyoku
city: Unknown
date: 1929/Showa 4
label: Victor 50755-A
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/jX3J8HsZo_k
accessed: accessed 1/31/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō voice/Kitahara Hakushu 北原白秋, lyricist/ Nakayama Shinpei 中山晋平, composer
title: Song of Wandering (さすらひの唄-Sasurai no Uta)
city: Unknown
date: 1934/Showa 9
label: Unknown
matrix: Unknown
other:
link:
accessed:

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice/Noguchi Ujou 野口雨情 co-composer and lyricist/Nakayama Shinpei 中山晋平, co-composer and accompanist
title: The Traveler’s Song (旅人の唄-Tabibito no Uta)
city: Unknown
date: 1928/ Showa 3
label: Unknown
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/aIZJso17Fdo
accessed: accessed 1/31/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice/ Noguchi Ujou 野口雨情, lyricist/Nakayama Shinpei 中山晋平, composer
title: The Port of Habu (波浮の港 -Habu no Minato)
city: Unknown
date: 1928/ Showa 3
label: Victor 50313-A
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/l1vE7WtRxbI
accessed: accessed 2/4/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice
title: Suzaka Ballad 「須坂小唄 -Suzaka Kouta)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 50385-A
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/-_ipcZCfn2I
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice/ Japan Victor Jazz Band 日本ビクタージャズバンド/ Shigure Otoha 時雨音羽, lyricist/Sassa Kōka 佐々紅華, composer
title: You, I Long For (君恋し-Kimi Koishi)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor Records 50881-B
matrix: Unknown
other: この曲は二村定一氏のヒット曲で女声バージョンで佐藤千夜子氏、一念で発売されたレコードです後年フランク永井氏がブルース調でリバイバル大ヒットしました This tune was Tei’ichi Futamura’s hit song, done by a female voice by Chiyako Satō, which was only available for sale for a short time. Years later, Frank Nagai had a big hit with a blues version.
link: http://youtu.be/3wWAJmdAg90
accessed: accessed 1/31/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice/Noguchi Ujou 野口雨情, lyricist/ Nakayama Shinpei 中山晋平, composer
title: Rouge Salesgirl (紅屋の娘 - no Musume)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 50755-B
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/e90uIlUrQ9g
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō , singer
title: Yearning for a Shadow (影を慕ひて-Kage wo Shitaite)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor Records 51519-B
matrix: 2182
other:
link: http://youtu.be/WPnttPCVgw0
accessed: accessed 1/31/2012

performer: Satō, Chiyako 佐藤千夜子
ensemble: Chiyako Satō, voice
title: Red Rose (紅薔薇 -Aka Bara)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 50698-A
matrix: Unknown
other: Extra info: 宮城道雄 宮城が求めていた新日本音楽をシリーズでお聴き頂こうと企画しました。前曲《萩の露》から10曲程度となる予定です。自ブログ http://blogs.yahoo.co.jp/fnmdn239/22717324.html との連動企画です。 Miyagi Michio wanted new Japanese music series. Previous tunes were used. Blog has more information.
link: http://youtu.be/lOlTBCkRLFk
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Tabata, Yoshio. 田端義夫
ensemble: Yoshio Tabata, voice/
title: “Ōtone Moonlit Night” (大利根月夜-Ōtone Tsukiyo)
city: Unknown.
date: Unknown.
label: Nippon Polydor 2844.
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/yL1LeN753yc
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Takamine, Hideko 高峰秀子
ensemble: Hideko Takamine, voice/Saeki Takao 佐伯孝夫, lyricist/Hattori Ryouichi 服部良一, composer
title: Ginza Can-Can Girl (銀座カンカン娘-Ginza kankan musume)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor-V4025?
matrix: Unknown
other:
link:
accessed:

performer: Takao Uemori 植森たかお
ensemble: Takao Uemori, voice.
title: ”Osaka March” (大阪行進曲- Osaka kōshinkyoku)
city: Unknown.
date: Unknown.
label: Columbia 25619-B
matrix: 32054
other:
link: http://youtu.be/MeauiigwC8s
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Taya, Rikizō 田谷力三
ensemble: Rikizō Taya, voice
title: Under a Parisian Roof「巴里の屋根の下- Pari no Yane no shita)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 51774-A
matrix: 2822
other:
link: http://youtu.be/BIaMECK-yb0
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Taya, Rikizō 田谷力三 and Mitsuko Watanabe 渡辺光子
ensemble: Taya Rikizō and Watanabe Mitsuko, voice/ Kikuchi Hiroshi (Kikuchi Kan) 菊池寛, lyrics
title: Miss Osaka (ミス大阪- Misu Osaka)
city: Unknown
date: 1931
label: Victor 51820-A
matrix: Unknown
other: (The theme song to the movie「水の大都-Mizu no Daitoshi) The theme song to the Teikoku Cinema (水の大都) , directed by Kawanami, Ryōta 川浪良太.
link: http://youtu.be/AX7L2XQ17bs
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Taya, Rikizō 田谷力三 and Utako Hagoromo 羽衣歌子
ensemble: Taya Rikizō and Utako Hagoromo, voice
title: Port without an Ocean Song「海のない港の唄-Umi no nai Minato)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 51777-A
matrix: 2?36
other:
link: http://youtu.be/YmSMkQV5xgE
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Tib Kamayatsu ティーブ釜萢
ensemble: Tib Kamayatsu, voice / King Ragtime Band キング・ラグタイム・バンド, accompaniment / Frank Bruno and Paul Maheux, composers / Kawakami, Yoshihiko 川上義彦, arranger.
title: Tokyo Rag (トーキョー・ラグ)
city: Tokyo, Japan
date: 193? or 194?
label: King Record CL-153
matrix: 9953
other:
link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLukyl-7n1c
accessed: accessed 20 Feb 2012

performer: Tokuyama, Tamaki 徳山璉
ensemble: Tokuyama, Tamaki, voice
title: Beggar Song (ルンペン節- Runpen Bushi)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Victor 53113-B
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/rNT8vr46CD4
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Utsumi,Ichirō 内海一郎
ensemble: Ichirō Utsumi, voice.
title: “Doutonburi March”( 道頓堀行進曲-Doutonburi Kōshinkyoku)
city: Unknown.
date: Unknown.
label: Nitto Electronic Recording 3440-B
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://www.h4.dion.ne.jp/~kishi_k/utumi.htm
accessed: accessed 5 March 2012

performer: Unknown
ensemble: Itō, Hisao 伊藤久男 and Noboru Kirishima 霧島昇, voice/Columbia Male Chorusコロムビア男声合唱団/ Ryōichi Hattori 服部良一, orchestration/Masao Koga 古賀政男, composer/Yaso Saijō 西條八十, lyrics
title: Mountain Victory (山の凱歌-Yama no Gaika)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Columbia 30251
matrix: 1207311
other:
link: http://youtu.be/MNbYGq7jYPs
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Unknown
ensemble: Kaminaga, Ryōgetsu 神長瞭月, violin
title: Wonder World (ワンダーワールド)
city: Unknown
date: c. 1915 (Taisho 4)
label: Unknown
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/20wme9cMuGU
accessed: accessed 2/5/2012

performer: Unknown
ensemble: Omiyo 小美千 and Oichi 小 市, voice
title: Yanresahoi Ballad ヤンレサホイ 小唄 -kouta)
city: Sakura-shinchi 櫻新地 (place)
date: Unknown
label: Orient Record, Orient Factory Nipponophone Co. 2575-B
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/IGIEyLPyG7g
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012

performer: Unknown
ensemble: Otsu大津 下柴 and Manechiyo 豆千代
title: (我が戀三下り-Wa ga omoi sangari)
city: Unknown
date: Unknown
label: Orient record
matrix: Unknown
other:
link: http://youtu.be/0qBiWPrfEe0
accessed: accessed 2/13/2012