Lord Beginner

Lord Beginner

Real Name:
Egbert Moore
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Lord Beginner (born Egbert Moore) from Port-of-Spain in Trinidad was a popular exponent of the Caribbean musical form Calypso, helping to spark a renaissance of the genre in the 1940s and ’50s. Beginner recorded and toured in New York with other leading members of Trinidad’s “Old Brigade” of calypsonians, before emigrating to England with fellow calypsonian Lord Kitchener in 1948.
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Lord Beginner Discography

Albums

Lord Beginner / Lord Kitchener / The Lion (2) / The Iron Duke Lord Beginner / Lord Kitchener / The Lion (2) / The Iron Duke - Calypso Carnival (Album, EP) Decca US 1954 Sell This Version
T10071 Lord Beginner, Tony Johnson, The Torpedo Lord Beginner, Tony Johnson, The Torpedo - Caribbean Calypsos(LP, Album) Capitol Records T10071 US 1956 Sell This Version
614, 5007, 5008, 5009, D209, D210, D211, D212, D213, D214 Lord Invader And Lord Beginner With Felix And His Internationals Lord Invader And Lord Beginner With Felix And His Internationals - Calypso(3xShellac, 10", Album) Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records, Disc Records 614, 5007, 5008, 5009, D209, D210, D211, D212, D213, D214 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Lord Beginner, Calypso Rhythm Kings Lord Beginner, Calypso Rhythm Kings - Victory Test Match / Sergeant Brown (Single) Melodisc (3) UK 1950 Sell This Version
M.P. 102 Lord Kitchener / Lord Beginner Lord Kitchener / Lord Beginner - Nora / The Dollar And The Pound(Shellac, 10") Parlophone M.P. 102 UK 1950 Sell This Version
1273 Caribbean Calypso Band, Lord Beginner Caribbean Calypso Band, Lord Beginner - The Cricket Champions (West Indies v. M.C.C. 1954) / Caribbean Lullaby(Shellac, 10", Single, Mono) Melodisc (3) 1273 UK 1954 Sell This Version
EAP 2-10071 The Torpedo And Lord Beginner The Torpedo And Lord Beginner - Caribbean Calypsos (Part 2)(7", EP) Capitol Records EAP 2-10071 US Unknown Sell This Version
5-091 Lord Beginner England Regains The Ashes / Nobody Wants To Grow Old(Shellac, 10", Mono) Esquire 5-091 UK Unknown Sell This Version
EAP 3-10071 Lord Beginner And Tony Johnson (3) Lord Beginner And Tony Johnson (3) - Caribbean Calypsos (Part 3)(7", EP) Capitol Records EAP 3-10071 US Unknown Sell This Version
M.P. 120 George Browne*, Egbert Moore* George Browne*, Egbert Moore* - I Was There (At The Coronation) / Queen Elizabeth Calypso(Shellac, 10", Single, Mono) Parlophone M.P. 120 UK Unknown Sell This Version
M.30733 Lord Beginner Black Market / Mama Me Belly Ah Hurt Me(Shellac, 10", Single) Decca M.30733 Unknown Sell This Version

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