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 176-191 of 191 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Edison||6570||10-in.||1/17/1919||In the land of beginning again (Where broken dreams come true)||George Wilton Ballard||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer, lyricist, vocalist, tenor vocal|
|Edison||7250||10-in.||3/30/1920||Hiawatha's melody of love||Elizabeth Lennox ; Betsy Lane Shepherd||Female vocal duet, with orchestra||composer, lyricist, vocalist, soprano vocal, contralto|
|Edison||7598||10-in.||10/25/1920||Beautiful Annabel Lee||Alfred Curtis||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, composer, lyricist|
|Edison||9221||10-in.||10/24/1923||Sittin' in a corner||Nathan Glantz Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, Musical group, leader|
|Edison||9872||10-in.||11/25/1924||Mandy, make up your mind||Harry Raderman's Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, leader, Musical group|
|Edison||9894||10-in.||12/8/1924||Dixie dreams||Million Dollar Pier Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||leader, composer, Musical group|
|Edison||10531||10-in.||7/29/1925||Row, row, Rosie!||Arthur Hall ; Hotel Carlton Terrace Orchestra ; John Ryan ; Mike Speciale||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet||vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist, composer, leader, Musical group|
|Edison||10661||10-in.||11/2/1925||Brown eyes, why are you blue?||Dave Kaplan ; That Singing Four||Male vocal quartet, with piano||instrumentalist, piano, composer, lyricist, Vocal group|
|Edison||19235||10-in.||6/4/1929||Broadway baby dolls||California Ramblers||Jazz/dance band||Musical group, composer|
|Edison||N-731||10-in.||2/11/1929||The sun is at my window (Throwing kisses at me)||Ernest L. Stevens||Piano solo||instrumentalist, piano, composer|
|Edison||N-939||10-in.||6/4/1929||Broadway baby dolls||California Ramblers||Jazz/dance band||composer, Musical group|
|Edison||N-957||10-in.||6/14/1929||My song of the Nile||Phil Dewey||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer, lyricist, vocalist|
|Vocalion||E3093-E3095||10-in.||5/22/1926||Her beaus are only rainbows||The Ambassadors||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist, vocalist, tenor vocal, leader, Musical group|
|Vocalion||E3777-E3778||10-in.||9/16/1926||Her beaus are only rainbows||Bessie Coldiron||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer, lyricist, vocalist|
|Vocalion||E3814-E3815||10-in.||9/23/1926||Her beaus are only rainbows||Bessie Coldiron||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer, lyricist, vocalist|
|Vocalion||1266W-1269W||10-in.||8/31/1925||Brown eyes, why are you blue?||Selvin’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer, lyricist, instrumentalist, violin, leader, Musical group|
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.
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