Henry Fillmore

Henry Fillmore (December 3, 1881 – December 7, 1956) was an American musician, composer, publisher, and bandleader, best known for his many marches and screamers.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 3, 1881 (Cincinnati), Died December 7, 1956 (Miami)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, conductor

Notes: Library of Congress: Fillmore composed and published under several pseudonyms, including Harold Bennett, Al Hayes, Harry Hartley, Ray Hall, Gus Beans, Will Huff, and Henrietta Moore.

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor A-233 7-in. 8/4/1903 Salute to the stars and stripes Clarke's Band of Providence Band composer  
Victor B-233 10-in. 8/4/1903 Salute to the stars and stripes Clarke's Band of Providence Band composer  
Victor A-831 7-in. 12/15/1903 Salute to the stars and stripes Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor B-831 10-in. 12/15/1903 Salute to the stars and stripes Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor B-12335 10-in. 9/4/1912 Miss Trombone Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor B-15678 10-in. 2/5/1915 Poet, peasant, and light cavalryman march Victor Band Band composer  
Victor B-20365 10-in. 7/5/1917 Sally Trombone Conway's Band Band composer  
Victor BVE-56428 10-in. 10/20/1929 The whistling farmer boy Simmons University Cowboy Band Band composer  
Victor CVE-56852 12-in. 6/19/1930 The man of the hour United States Army Band Band composer  
Columbia 3527 10-in. approximately 1906 Lord Baltimore march Prince's Military Band Band composer  
Columbia 3583 10-in. between late 1906 and February 1907 Honor and glory march Prince's Military Band Band composer  
Columbia 78035 10-in. 9/3/1918 Lassus trombone Columbia Band ; Charles Adams Prince Band composer  
Columbia 78089 10-in. 9/30/1918 Miss Trombone Columbia Band ; Charles Adams Prince ; Leo Zimmerman Band, with trombone solo composer  
Columbia 78285 10-in. 2/1/1919 Slim Trombone Columbia Band Band composer  
Columbia W147037 10-in. 10/1/1928 The whistling farmer boy The Fillmore Band Band, with whistling, dog barking, and sound effects conductor, composer  
Columbia W147038 10-in. 10/1/1928 Golden friendships The Fillmore Band ; Henry Fillmore Band composer, conductor  
Columbia W147039 10-in. 10/1/1928 The whistler and his dog Silver Stars Band Band conductor  
Columbia 91238 10-in. between 1918 and 1924 Lassus trombone Mooseheart Concert Band Band composer  
OKeh S-7426 10-in. May 1920 Slim Trombone Joseph Samuels Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh 8503 10-in. Jan. 1924 Golden plume Westfield Band Band composer  
OKeh [OK cat 1259-A] 10-in. approximately 1919 Slim trombone Conway's Band Band composer  
Brunswick C582-C583 10-in. 7/29/1926 The whistling farmer boy Boy Scout Band [Springfield, Mo.] Band, with whistling composer  
Edison 6422 10-in. between 10/10/1918 and 10/23/1918 Miss Trombone New York Military Band Band composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fillmore, Henry," accessed February 4, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103881.

Fillmore, Henry. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 4, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103881.

"Fillmore, Henry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 4 February 2023.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103881

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