Augustus Barratt

W. Augustus Barratt (1873-1947) was a Scottish-born, later American, songwriter and musician.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 3rd, 1873

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1918

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

Recordings

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 composer, lyricist  
Columbia 46807 10-in. 5/31/1916 Come back, little girl Alfred De Manby Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Barratt, Augustus," accessed October 19, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103981.

Barratt, Augustus. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103981.

"Barratt, Augustus." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 19 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103981

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