Frederick Lawrence Wright (15 February 1888 – 19 May 1964) was a British songwriter, music publisher, and the founder of the music journal Melody Maker. He used the pseudonyms Horatio Nicholls and Everett Lynton for his songwriting activities.
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1908 - 1949
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist
Notes: Lawrence Wright wrote under many pseudonyms including Everett Lynton, Gene Williams, Betsy O'Hagan, and Horatio Nicholls.
See Also: Wright, Lawrence; Nicholls, Horati
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 146 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-24118||10-in.||5/17/1920||I'd build a world in the heart of a rose||Frances Alda||Soprano vocal solo, with violin and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-24945||10-in.||2/16/1921||Wyoming||Charles Hart ; Elliott Shaw||Male vocal duet, with harp and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-25976||10-in.||1/26/1922||There's silver in your hair (But there's gold within your heart)||Charles Hart||Male vocal solo, with violin and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-27044||10-in.||10/20/1922||The kingdom within your eyes||John McCormack||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-31309||10-in.||11/7/1924||Riviera Rose||Lewis James||Male vocal solo, with harp and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-36812||10-in.||10/12/1926||Give me a ukulele and a ukulele baby (And leave the rest to me)||Mitchell Brothers||Male vocal duet, with 2 banjos (self-accompaniment)||composer|
|Victor||BVE-36947||10-in.||11/19/1926||Give me a ukulele and a ukulele baby and leave the rest to me||Irving Aaronson ; Commanders||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||composer|
|Victor||BVE-37410||10-in.||1/7/1927||I never see Maggie alone||Irving Aaronson ; Commanders||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-40762||10-in.||12/13/1927||Among my souvenirs||Jesse Crawford||Pipe organ solo||composer|
|Victor||CVE-40934||12-in.||11/22/1927||Among my souvenirs||Paul Whiteman Concert Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||composer|
|Victor||BVE-41051||10-in.||11/21/1927||Among my souvenirs||Reinald Werrenrath||Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-41104||10-in.||11/23/1927||Among my souvenirs||Harold Lambert ; Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-41106||10-in.||11/23/1927||Among my souvenirs||The Revelers||Male vocal quartet, with instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Victor||CVE-41473||12-in.||1/30/1928||Among my souvenirs||Victor Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-41528||10-in.||1/9/1928||Persian rosebud||Melville Gideon||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-42413||10-in.||2/6/1928||The shepherd of the hills||Jacques Renard Cocoanut Grove Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BAVE-44511||10-in.||spring 1929||Mis recuerdos||Roberto Díaz||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BVE-46339||10-in.||7/30/1928||Special record for advertising||Hugo Mariani ; Graham McNamee ; John Oakley ; Peerless Reproducers||Talk, with orchestra and male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-48423||10-in.||12/3/1928||My inspiration is you||Walter O'Keefe||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BVE-49235||10-in.||12/6/1928||My inspiration is you||Lewis James ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-49276||10-in.||12/19/1928||My inspiration is you||Morton Downey||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-55526||10-in.||9/16/1929||Mistakes||Blue Steele Orchestra ; George Marks||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-56100||10-in.||8/20/1929||Mistakes||Jack Smith||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||ABRC-69911||10-in.||6/9/1931||Say a little prayer for me||Don Byron ; Ronald Sachs Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BRC-71867||10-in.||2/18/1932||Kiss me goodnight||George Olsen and his Music||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wright, Lawrence," accessed December 6, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100861.
Wright, Lawrence. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 6, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100861.
"Wright, Lawrence." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 6 December 2023.
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