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 101-125 of 191 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||140876||10-in.||8/28/1925||Brown eyes, why are you blue?||Manhattan Dance Makers||Jazz/dance band||Musical group, composer|
|Columbia||W140974||10-in.||9/16/1925||Brown eyes, why are you blue?||Nubs Allen||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||leader, vocalist, soprano vocal, Musical group, composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||W141131||10-in.||10/9/1925||Brown eyes, why are you blue?||Lewis James||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, tenor vocal, composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||W145037||10-in.||10/27/1927||I'd do it all over again||Mary Flood Gates||Female vocal solo, with piano||lyricist, composer, vocalist|
|Columbia||W146026||10-in.||4/12/1928||Tuck me to sleep (In my old Kentucky home)||Hugh Cross ; Riley Puckett||Male vocal duet, with guitar||instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||W147402||10-in.||12/10/1928||The sun is at my window (Throwing kisses at me)||George Dewey Washington||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||composer, lyricist, vocalist, baritone vocal|
|Columbia||149060||10-in.||9/27/1929||Someone||Lou Gold Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||leader, Musical group, vocalist, tenor vocal, composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||149126||10-in.||10/10/1929||If I can't have you (If you can't have me)||Barney Trimble and his Oklahomans||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||leader, composer, lyricist, vocalist, tenor vocal, Musical group|
|Columbia||[W]150835||10-in.||9/23/1930||Maybe it's love||Kate Smith||Female vocal solo||vocalist, soprano vocal, songwriter|
|Columbia||W150926||10-in.||10/31/1930||It's an old Spanish custom in the moonlight||Roy Evans||Male vocal solo||vocalist, composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||W150940||10-in.||11/6/1930||To whom it may concern||Art Gillham||Male vocal solo||vocalist, songwriter|
|Columbia||[W]151158||10-in.||12/17/1930||To whom it may concern||Jack Miller||Male vocal solo, with piano||songwriter, vocalist|
|OKeh||334||10-in.||ca. Sept. 1918||You'll find old Dixieland in France||Arthur Fields||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer, lyricist, vocalist, tenor vocal|
|OKeh||478||10-in.||ca. Nov. 1918||Ja da||New Orleans Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band||composer, Musical group|
|OKeh||S-7333||10-in.||Mar. 1920||I'm always falling in love with the other fellow's girl||Helen Clark ; Joseph A. Phillips||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer, lyricist, vocalist, baritone vocal, soprano vocal|
|OKeh||S-7627||10-in.||Oct. 1920||Beautiful Annabell Lee||Charles Hart ; Elliott Shaw||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist, composer, vocalist, baritone vocal, tenor vocal|
|OKeh||9418||10-in.||Oct. 1925||Brown eyes, why are you blue?||Vin James||Piano solo||instrumentalist, piano, composer|
|OKeh||S-70049||10-in.||July 1921||Tuck me to sleep in my old 'Tucky home||Billy Jones ; Rega Orchestra||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||composer, lyricist, Musical group, vocalist, tenor vocal|
|OKeh||S-70086||10-in.||Aug. 1921||Tuck me to sleep in my old Kentucky home||Horace Davis ; Sam Moore||Octo-chorda and guitar duet||composer, instrumentalist, guitar, octo-chorda|
|OKeh||S-70206||10-in.||Oct. 1921||Cry baby blues||Elsie Clark ; Rega Orchestra||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||composer, lyricist, Musical group, vocalist, soprano vocal|
|OKeh||S-70217||10-in.||Oct. 1921||Tuck me to sleep in my old 'Tucky home||Rega Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, Musical group|
|OKeh||S-70716||10-in.||June 1922||Kicky-koo, kicky-koo (You for me, me for you)||Markel's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|OKeh||S-71477||10-in.||Apr. 1923||Down among the sleepy hills of Tennessee||Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|OKeh||S-71897||10-in.||Sept. 1923||Sittin' in a corner||Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez||Jazz/dance band||composer, Musical group, leader|
|OKeh||S-72098||10-in.||Nov. 1923||Sittin' in a corner||Aileen Stanley||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, soprano vocal, composer, lyricist|
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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