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 126-150 of 191 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|OKeh||S-72226||10-in.||Dec. 1923||Cover me up with the sunshine of Virginia||Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez||Jazz/dance band||composer, Musical group, leader|
|OKeh||73617||10-in.||9/15/1925||Brown eyes, why are you blue?||Sam Lanin ; Melody Sheiks||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|OKeh||74227||10-in.||7/15/1926||Someone is losing Susan||The Goofus Five||Jazz/dance ensemble||composer, Musical group|
|OKeh||W402884||10-in.||8/27/1929||My song of the Nile||Seger Ellis||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||vocalist, lyricist, composer|
|OKeh||W403081||10-in.||10/18/1929||If I can't have you (If you can't have me)||Annette Hanshaw||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, lyricist, composer|
|OKeh||[OK cat 1187-b]||10-in.||approximately 1919||Anything is nice if it comes from Dixieland||Bert Harvey||Male vocal solo||composer, lyricist, vocalist, baritone vocal|
|Brunswick||[Br cat 5107-a]||10-in.||approximately mid-1917||For me and my gal||Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer, lyricist, vocalist, tenor vocal|
|Brunswick||[Br cat 5165-b]||10-in.||approximately Oct. 1917||For me and my gal||Van Eps Trio||Instrumental trio||composer, Musical group|
|Brunswick||[Br cat 5219-a]||10-in.||approximately Apr. 1918||Just like Washington crossed the Delaware||Brunswick Military Band||Band||composer, Musical group|
|Brunswick||4674||10-in.||approximately Nov. 1920||My isle of golden dreams||Frank Ferera ; Anthony J. Franchini||Guitar duet (Hawaiian)||composer, instrumentalist, guitar|
|Brunswick||8289||10-in.||approximately June 1922||Kicky-koo||Benny Krueger’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|Brunswick||6502-6504||10-in.||approximately Sept. 1921||Cry baby blues||Gene Rodemich’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||leader, composer, Musical group|
|Brunswick||6538-6540||10-in.||approximately Sept. 1921||Tuck me to sleep in my old 'Tucky home||Carl Fenton’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||leader, composer, Musical group|
|Brunswick||8463-8465||10-in.||approximately July 1922||My cradle melody||Carl Fenton’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|Brunswick||9492-9494||10-in.||approximately Dec. 1922||Open your arms, my Alabamy||Benny Krueger’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|Brunswick||10540-10543||10-in.||5/2/1923||Down among the sleepy hills of Tennessee||Isham Jones Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|Brunswick||11601-11603||10-in.||10/11/1923||Sittin' in a corner||Isham Jones Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||leader, composer, Musical group|
|Brunswick||11822-11824||10-in.||11/7/1923||Sittin' in a corner||Brox Sisters||Female vocal trio, with orchestra||composer, lyricist, instrumentalist, banjo, Vocal group|
|Brunswick||12552-12554||10-in.||2/18/1924||Cover me up with the sunshine of Virginia||Morey Pearl Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|Brunswick||14005-14008||10-in.||10/16/1924||Mandy, make up your mind||Oriole Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, Musical group|
|Brunswick||E16456||10-in.||9/29/1925||Brown eyes—why are you blue?||Nick Lucas||Male vocal solo, with guitar||composer, lyricist, vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar|
|Brunswick||IND644||10-in.||6/21/1928||The drag||Charlie Davis Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|Brunswick||C3974||10-in.||7/30/1929||My song of the Nile||Jay Richards Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal duet||composer, lyricist, Musical group|
|Brunswick||C3990||10-in.||8/5/1929||My song of the Nile||Frank Sylvano||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, lyricist, composer|
|Brunswick||C3991||10-in.||8/5/1929||My song of the Nile||Frank Sylvano||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, 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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