Alexander Dubin (June 10, 1891 – February 11, 1945) was an American lyricist. He is best known for his collaborations with the composer Harry Warren.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 10th, 1891 (Zürich), Died February 11th, 1945 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1944
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer
Notes: Name appears on some sheet music as Alfred Dubin.
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 542 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-18436||10-in.||9/16/1916||O'Brien is tryin' to talk Hawaiian||Horace Wright||Male vocal solo, with ukulele and 2 guitars||lyricist|
|Victor||B-18724||10-in.||11/20/1916||'Twas only an Irishman's dream||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-19536||10-in.||3/30/1917||Would you take back the love you gave me||Charles Harrison||Male vocal solo, with celeste and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-19690||10-in.||5/4/1917||All the world will be jealous of me||Charles Harrison||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-19877||10-in.||5/21/1917||All the world will be jealous of me||Emilio de Gogorza||Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-21082||10-in.||11/13/1917||The dream of a soldier boy||Eddie Nelson||Male vocal solo, with bells and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-21216||10-in.||11/28/1917||The dream of a soldier boy||Charles Hart||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-21595||10-in.||3/22/1918||Daddy mine||Elizabeth Spencer||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-21809||10-in.||4/30/1918||My Irish song of songs||John McCormack||Tenor vocal solo, with celeste and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-22829||10-in.||5/5/1919||You're making a miser of me||Geoffrey O'Hara||Male vocal solo, with violin, cello, and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-23088||10-in.||7/23/1919||You're making a miser of me||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with cello and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-23191||10-in.||10/6/1919||You know what I mean||Al Bernard||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-23755||10-in.||3/4/1920||'Tis an Irish girl I love and she's just like you||John McCormack||Tenor vocal solo, with violin and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-23768||10-in.||3/12/1920||Who'll take the place of Mary?||Crescent Trio||Male vocal trio, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-24378||10-in.||8/12/1920||Tripoli||William Robyn ; Louise Terrell||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-25115||10-in.||3/25/1921||My mother's evening prayer||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with violin and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-25733||10-in.||10/27/1921||That's how I believe in you||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-28435||10-in.||8/20/1923||Just a girl that men forget||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with celeste and orchestra||songwriter|
|Victor||B-28593||10-in.||9/26/1923||Just a girl that men forget||The Troubadours||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||B-29125||10-in.||12/13/1923||It's a man, every time, it's a man||Aileen Stanley||Female vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||B-29259||10-in.||1/8/1924||It's a man, every time, it's a man||Marcia Freer||Female vocal solo, with violin and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-30048||10-in.||5/6/1924||Hard boiled Rose||The Happiness Boys||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-31435||10-in.||11/20/1924||My kid||Lewis James||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-31599||10-in.||1/9/1925||Nobody knows what a red-head mamma can do||Mitchell Brothers||Male vocal duet, with 2 banjos (self-accompaniment)||songwriter|
|Victor||B-31787||10-in.||1/29/1925||Nobody knows what a red-head mamma can do||George Olsen and his Music||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dubin, Al," accessed February 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102968.
Dubin, Al. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102968.
"Dubin, Al." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 February 2021.
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