Augustus Barratt

W. Augustus Barratt (3 June 1873 – 12 April 1947) was a Scottish-born, later American, songwriter and musician.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 3, 1873, Died April 12, 1947

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1918

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-9529 10-in. 10/10/1910 Who can tell what love is? Inez Barbour Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-15039 10-in. 7/3/1914 Come away, Death Raymond Dixon Male vocal solo, with harp composer  
Victor B-15479 10-in. 12/10/1914 Calling me home Edna Brown ; James F. Harrison Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-18952 10-in. 1/3/1917 Home again Alice Green ; Lyric Quartet Female vocal solo, with vocal chorus and orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-21806 10-in. 4/29/1918 Fancy free Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 39630 10-in. 11/24/1914 Calling me home Columbia Stellar Quartette Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Columbia 46807 10-in. 5/31/1916 Come back, little girl Alfred De Manby Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Barratt, Augustus," accessed July 18, 2024,

Barratt, Augustus. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 18, 2024, from

"Barratt, Augustus." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 18 July 2024.

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