William Jerome Flannery, September 30, 1865 – June 25, 1932) was an American songwriter, born in Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York of Irish immigrant parents, Mary Donnellan and Patrick Flannery. He collaborated with numerous well-known composers and performers of the era, but is best-remembered for his decade-long association with Jean Schwartz with whom he created many popular songs and musical shows in the 1900s and early 1910s.
Birth and Death Data: Born September 30, 1865, Died June 25, 1932
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1895 - 1941
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer, arranger
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Recordings (Results 226-250 of 301 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||45968||10-in.||8/25/1915||Back home in Tennessee||Collins and Harlan||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||46650||10-in.||3/18/1916||I'm going way back home and have a wonderful time||Anna Chandler||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||46732||10-in.||4/21/1916||I've got the blues for home sweet home||Oscar Shaw||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||47041||10-in.||9/22/1916||Love me at twilight||Inez Barbour ; Charles Harrison||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||77210||10-in.||7/13/1917||On the old Fall River Line||Collins and Harlan||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||77912||10-in.||6/21/1918||God spare our boys over there||Lewis James||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||77922||10-in.||6/24/1918||A rainbow from the U.S.A.||Henry Burr ; Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet and male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||78076||10-in.||9/25/1918||Take me back to that rose covered shack||Lewis James||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||79085||10-in.||3/27/1920||That old Irish mother of mine||Charles Harrison||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||79179||10-in.||5/17/1920||Mammy's goodnight lullaby||Charles Harrison ; Lewis James||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||79302||10-in.||6/22/1920||And the green grass grew all around||Frank Crumit||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||79327||10-in.||7/2/1920||A little bunch of shamrocks||Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||79479||10-in.||10/23/1920||Sweet Kentucky lady (dry your eyes)||Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||79558||10-in.||12/7/1920||Happy Hottentot||Frank Crumit ; Paul Biese Trio||Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||79887||10-in.||6/14/1921||When you're in, you're in, in Indiana||Nora Bayes||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||80968||10-in.||4/14/1923||Old King Tut||Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||81489||10-in.||1/17/1924||In the land where the green shamrock grows||William A. Kennedy||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||140392||10-in.||2/25/1925||I don't want to get married||Clover Gardens Orchestra ; Billy Jones ; William C. Polla||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||37396||12-in.||approximately 1915||Back home in Tennessee (One-step)||Prince's Band ; G. Hepburn Wilson||Band||lyricist|
|Columbia||49473||12-in.||ca. 1918||Everything is peaches down in Georgia||Prince's Band||Band||songwriter|
|Columbia||W143854||10-in.||4/1/1927||That old Irish mother of mine||Riley Puckett||Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar||lyricist|
|Columbia||W145505||10-in.||1/11/1928||Chinatown, my Chinatown||Art Gillham||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Columbia||146023||10-in.||4/11/1928||Chinatown, my Chinatown||Roy Evans||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||146235||10-in.||5/3/1928||Get out and get under the moon||Broadway Bellhops||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W146319||10-in.||5/22/1928||Get out and get under the moon||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal quartet||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jerome, William," accessed January 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106565.
Jerome, William. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106565.
"Jerome, William." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 January 2023.
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