Vous consultez une page Web conservée, recueillie par Bibliothèque et Archives Canada le 2007-05-26 à 08:22:34. Il se peut que les informations sur cette page Web soient obsolètes, et que les liens hypertextes externes, les formulaires web, les boîtes de recherche et les éléments technologiques dynamiques ne fonctionnent pas. Voir toutes les versions de cette page conservée.
Chargement des informations sur les médias

You are viewing a preserved web page, collected by Library and Archives Canada on 2007-05-26 at 08:22:34. The information on this web page may be out of date and external links, forms, search boxes and dynamic technology elements may not function. See all versions of this preserved page.
Loading media information
Skip navigation links (access key: Z)Library and Archives Canada / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada
Graphical element FrançaisContact UsHelpSearchCanada Site
HomeAbout UsWhat's NewWhat's OnPublications

Banner: The Virtual Gramophone
Graphical elementIntroductionListenCollection Search

Popular Songs, 1917

Listen to the RealAudio file All the World Will Be Jealous of Me(Ernest R. Ball, music; Al Dubin, lyrics)Link to copyright/source information
  America, Here's My Boy
  American Patrol (F.W. Meacham)
  Any Time's Kissing Time (from Chu Chin Chow) (F. Norton)
  Arizona (Melville Gideon)
  Baby (You're the Sweetest Baby I Know) (Nat D. Ayer)
  Beale Street Blues (W.C. Handy)
  The Bells of St. Mary's (A. Emmett Adams, music; Douglas Furber, lyrics)
  Bring Back My Daddy to Me (George W. Meyer, music; William Tracey, Howard Johnson, lyrics)
  Darktown Strutter's Ball (Shelton Brooks)
Listen to the RealAudio file Deep River (spiritual, arr. H.T. Burleigh)Link to copyright/source information
  Dixieland Jazz Band One-Step
  Down Honolulu Way (Burnett & Burke)
  Everybody's Gone Crazy 'Bout the Doggone Blues (Turner Layton, music; Henry Creamer, lyrics)
  For Me and My Gal (George W. Meyer, music; Edgar Leslie, E. Ray Goetz, lyrics)
  Give a Man a Horse He Can Ride (Geoffrey O'Hara, music; James Thomson, lyrics)

Graphical element

  Columbia advertisement for recordings by French singers La Presse, February 3, 1917, p. 11

Graphical element

  Goodbye Broadway, Hello France (Billy Baskette, music; C. Francis Reisner, Benny Davis, lyrics)
  Hail, Hail, the Gang's All Here (William Gilbert, Arthur Sullivan; adapted by Theodora and Theodore F. Morse)
  Hawaiian Butterfly (Joseph Santly, Billy Baskette, music; George A. Little, lyrics)
Listen to the RealAudio file Hindustan (Oliver G. Wallace, Harold Weeks)Link to copyright/source information
  I May Be Gone for A Long, Long Time (Albert Von Tilzer, music; Lew Brown, lyrics)
Listen to the RealAudio file I'm Always Chasing Rainbows (from Oh Look!) (Harry Carroll, music; Joseph McCarthy, lyrics)Link to copyright/source information
Listen to the RealAudio file Indiana (James F. Hanley, music; Ballard Macdonald, lyrics)Link to copyright/source information
  It's a Mighty Good World After All (Geoffrey O'Hara, music; Robert Service, lyrics)
  Johnson Rag (Guy Hall, Henry Kleinkauf)
  Jump Jim Crow (Sigmund Romberg, music; Rida Johnson Young, lyrics)
  Just My Love (from Three Cheers) (H. Darewski)
  Leave It to Jane (Jerome Kern, music; P.G. Wodehouse, lyrics)
  Lily of the Valley (Anatole Friedland, music; L. Wolfe Gilbert, lyrics)
  Livery Stable Blues (Original Dixieland Jazz Band)
  Lorraine, My Beautiful Alsace Lorraine (Fred Fisher, music; Alfred Bryan, lyrics)
  MacNamara's Band (Shamus O'Conner, music; John J. Stamford, lyrics)
  Mademoiselle from Armentières (Hinky Dinky Parlay Voo) (trad.; Lieutenant Gitz Rice, lyrics)

Graphical element

Hawaiian guitar music and songs about Hawaii were popular. This advertisement lists recordings by Ben Hokea, a Hawaiian guitarist who lived and recorded in Canada; La Presse, January 2, 1920, p. 2  

Graphical element

  Advertisement for recordings of popular Irish songs, in honour of St. Patrick's Day, Toronto Daily Star, March 13, 1918, p. 13

Graphical element

  Oh Johnny, Oh Johnny, Oh! (Abe Olman, music; Ed Rose, lyrics)
Listen to the RealAudio file Over There (George M. Cohan)Link to copyright/source information
  Sailin' Away on the Henry Clay (Egbert Van Alstyne, music; Gus Kahn, lyrics)
  Send Me a Curl (Geoffrey O'Hara)
  Send Me Away with a Smile (Al Piantadosi, music; Louis Weslyn, lyrics)
  The Siren's Song (Jerome Kern, music; P. G. Wodehouse, lyrics)
Listen to the RealAudio file Smiles (Lee S. Robert, music; J. Will Callahan, lyrics)Link to copyright/source information
  Some Sort of Somebody (from Vanity Fair) (Jerome Kern)
  Someone Else May be There (While I'm Gone)
  Sweet Little Buttercup (Herman Paley, music; Alfred Bryan, lyrics)
  There's a Little Bit of Bad in Every Good Little Girl (from Three Cheers) (Fred Fisher, music; Grant Clarke, lyrics)
  There's a Long, Long Trail (Zo Elliott, music; Stoddard King, lyrics)
  They Go Wild, Simply Wild Over Me (Fred Fisher, music; Joseph McCarthy, lyrics)
  Till the Clouds Roll By (Jerome Kern, music; P.G. Wodehouse, lyrics)
Listen to the RealAudio file Wait Till the Cows Come Home (from Jack O'Lantern) (Ivan Caryll, music; Anne Caldwell, lyrics)Link to copyright/source information
  When Shall I Again See Ireland? (Victor Herbert, music; Henry Blossom, lyrics)
  Where the Morning Glories Grow (Richard Whiting, music; Gus Kahn, Raymond B. Egan, lyrics)
  Will You Remember? (from Maytime) (Sigmund Romberg, music; Rida Johnson Young, lyrics)

References for Song Lists

Popular Songs, 1914-1918

Click on the copyright symbol for source information concerning audio files.

Previous  Next