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Jack Norworth

John Godfrey Knauff (January 5, 1879 – September 1, 1959), known professionally as Jack Norworth, was an American songwriter, singer and vaudeville performer.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 5, 1879 (Philadelphia), Died September 1, 1959 (Laguna Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1947

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, vocalist, songwriter, composer

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Recordings (Results 51-75 of 97 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W145377 10-in. 12/14/1927 Shine on harvest moon Bob Miller Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal ensemble lyricist, composer  
Columbia W148277 10-in. 8/14/1929 Take me out to the ball game Dan Hornsby Novelty Quartet Male vocal and instrumental quartet lyricist  
Columbia W150648 10-in. 7/11/1930 Shine on, harvest moon Ruth Etting Female vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W151144 10-in. 1/5/1931 Shine on, harvest moon Art Gillham Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with alto saxophone and piano lyricist  
Columbia W151704 10-in. 7/30/1931 Shine on, harvest moon Campus Boys ; Ted Wallace Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist  
Columbia W151719 10-in. 8/10/1931 Shine on, harvest moon Ethel Waters Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Columbia 6457 12-in. approximately 1915 Give me a tinkle on the telephone Jack Norworth Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, vocalist  
Columbia 6458 12-in. approximately 1915 Sister Susie's marrying Tommy Atkins Jack Norworth Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia 6462 12-in. approximately 1915 Which switch is the switch Jack Norworth Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia 6463 12-in. approximately 1915 Sally from Calais Jack Norworth Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia 6464 12-in. approximately 1915 Safe in our wardrobe Gertrude Lang ; Jack Norworth Vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia 6465 12-in. approximately 1915 When I'm with you Gertrude Lang ; Jack Norworth Vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia 6475 12-in. approximately 1915 Same sort of mother Gertrude Lang ; Jack Norworth Vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia 29299 10-in. approximately 1915 Molly McCarthy Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29300 10-in. approximately 1915 The Kitty telephone girl Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29301 10-in. approximately 1915 Oh, how could he sing an Irish song? Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29302 10-in. approximately 1915 Sister Susie’s sewing shirts for soldiers Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29323 10-in. approximately 1915 Mother’s sitting knitting little mittens Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29324 10-in. approximately 1915 My boy Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29925 10-in. approximately 1915 A syncopated romance : She wants to marry me Gertrude Lang ; Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29926 10-in. approximately 1915 Waiting ‘neath your window Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29927 10-in. approximately 1915 You can’t get away from it Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29928 10-in. approximately 1915 When we are M-A-R-R-I-E-D Gertrude Lang ; Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29948 10-in. approximately 1915 Go away, Mr. Moon Gertrude Lang ; Jack Norworth vocalist  
Columbia 29949 10-in. approximately 1915 Private Michael Cassidy Jack Norworth vocalist  
(Results 51-75 of 97 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Norworth, Jack," accessed April 24, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106319.

Norworth, Jack. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 24, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106319.

"Norworth, Jack." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 24 April 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106319

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