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William Jerome

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 301-301 of 301 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4033[b]] 10-in. between late 1903 and 1904 The gambling man Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
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