George W. Meyer
George William Meyer a.k.a. Geo. W. Meyer (January 1, 1884, Boston, Massachusetts – August 28, 1959, New York City) was an American Tin Pan Alley songwriter.
Meyer wrote the music for the song "For Me and My Gal" and many others. He had a publishing company Geo. W. Meyer Co. located at the Exchange Bldg, 143 West 45th Street, New York City, where he published his songs and the songs of other songwriters as well.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1884 (Boston), Died August 28th, 1959 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1907 - 1942
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist
Recordings (Results 51-75 of 191 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-57091||10-in.||11/14/1929||My song of the Nile||Miguel Ruggeri||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, tenor vocal, director, lyricist, composer|
|Victor||BVE-57487||10-in.||11/27/1929||Mi canción del Nilo||Ángel Soto||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||session supervisor, director, instrumentalist, string bass, lyricist, composer, vocalist, tenor vocal|
|Victor||BVE-57965||10-in.||12/30/1929||My song of the Nile||Giulietta Morino||Violin solo, with instrumental ensemble||instrumentalist, violin, director, composer|
|Victor||BRC-64631||10-in.||1/2/1931||To whom it may concern||Johnny Marvin||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||director, songwriter, vocalist, tenor vocal|
|Victor||BVE-64829||10-in.||12/12/1930||To whom it may concern||Aileen Stanley||Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||director, songwriter, vocalist, soprano vocal|
|Victor||BRC-70247||10-in.||9/18/1931||Sugar||Chick Bullock ; High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy||Jazz/dance band, with a male vocal solo||director, vocalist, lyricist, composer, Musical group|
|Victor||79661||10-in.||8/21/1934||Que lindo dia vamos ter||Francisco Alves||Male vocal solo||songwriter, vocalist|
|Victor||BS-87231||10-in.||1/2/1935||I believe in miracles||Hal Davis Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||leader, director, vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist, composer, Musical group|
|Victor||BS-07772||10-in.||4/12/1937||For me and my gal||The Riversiders||Male vocal quartet, with steel guitar and piano||director, lyricist, composer, Musical group|
|Victor||BS-021873||10-in.||4/1/1938||It's raining sunshine||Rose Marie||Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist, composer, vocalist|
|Victor||BS-070655||10-in.||1/5/1942||We've got to do a job on the Japs, baby||Art Jarrett Orchestra ; Gale Robbins||Jazz/dance band, with female and male vocal solos and male vocal quartet||songwriter, vocalist, director, Musical group|
|Victor||BS-075253||10-in.||6/2/1942||When you're a long, long way from home||Hal McIntyre Orchestra ; Jerry Stuart||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist, vocalist, director, Musical group|
|Victor||[Trial 1921-02-08-01]||10-in.||2/8/1921||Beautiful Annabelle Lee||Conly Concert Company||Mixed vocal quartet, with piano||Vocal group, lyricist, composer|
|Victor||[Trial 1921-08-24-01]||10-in.||8/24/1921||Melody in F||Horace Davis ; Sam Moore||Octo-chorda and harp-guitar duet||instrumentalist, octo-chorda, harp-guitar, composer|
|Columbia||3666||10-in.||ca. Jan.-June 1907||Blondy||Ada Jones ; Len Spencer||Comic dialogue and female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||performer, lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||4138||10-in.||ca. Jan.-Aug. 1909||Under the Irish moon||Byron G. Harlan||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||4227||10-in.||ca. 1909||All I want is one loving smile from you-oo-oo||Frank C. Stanley ; Elise Stevenson||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer, vocalist, bass vocal, soprano vocal|
|Columbia||4372||10-in.||Jan.-May 1910||Underneath the monkey moon||Collins and Harlan||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||Vocal group, vocalist, baritone vocal, tenor vocal, composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||19259||10-in.||3/10/1911||That was before I met you||Ada Jones ; Walter Van Brunt||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||vocalist, tenor vocal, soprano vocal, lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||19766||10-in.||2/16/1912||Brass band Ephraham Jones||Collins and Harlan||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||vocalist, baritone vocal, tenor vocal, lyricist, composer, Vocal group|
|Columbia||38252||10-in.||9/11/1912||That mellow melody||Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist, composer, Vocal group|
|Columbia||38622||10-in.||2/10/1913||Underneath the cotton moon||Collins and Harlan||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||vocalist, baritone vocal, tenor vocal, lyricist, composer, Vocal group|
|Columbia||38973||10-in.||7/30/1913||That naughty melody||Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist, composer, Vocal group|
|Columbia||39126||10-in.||12/1/1913||Daddy did a wonderful thing||Billy Watkins||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist, composer, vocalist, tenor vocal|
|Columbia||39151||10-in.||12/17/1913||'Cross the great divide||Henry Burr ; Andrea Sarto||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||vocalist, tenor vocal, baritone vocal, lyricist, composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Meyer, George W.," accessed June 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105829.
Meyer, George W.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105829.
"Meyer, George W.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 June 2021.
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