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 126-150 of 301 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-16344||10-in.||8/11/1915||In blinky, winky, chinky Chinatown||Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-16464||10-in.||9/8/1915||I'm simply crazy over you||Harry Macdonough||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||C-17364||12-in.||3/23/1916||Songs of the past, no. 11||Victor Mixed Chorus||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-17696||10-in.||5/17/1916||Love me at twilight||Herbert Stuart||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-17769||10-in.||5/31/1916||I'm going way back home and have a wonderful time||Arthur Collins||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-17844||10-in.||6/12/1916||I'm going way back home and have a wonderful time||Avon Comedy Four||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-18584||10-in.||10/27/1916||When John McCormack sings a song||Nora Bayes||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||C-18693||12-in.||11/23/1916||Sometime||Raymond Hitchcock||Male vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-19363||10-in.||3/12/1917||Come over here, it's a wonderful place||Ada Jones||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||C-19852||12-in.||5/15/1917||Medley of old songs||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-22112||10-in.||7/1/1918||A rainbow from the U.S.A.||Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-23913||10-in.||4/7/1920||That old Irish mother of mine||Sterling Trio||Male vocal trio, with harp and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-25772||10-in.||11/22/1921||Happy Hottentot||Isabelle Patricola||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-27756||10-in.||4/13/1923||Old King Tut||Isabelle Patricola||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-29245||10-in.||1/2/1924||The green grass grew all around||American Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-30417||10-in.||6/26/1924||Smile again, Kathleen Mavourneen||Sterling Trio||Male vocal trio, with harp and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-32293||10-in.||4/3/1925||I don't want to get married (I'm having too much fun)||Billy Murray ; Ed Smalle||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-37922||10-in.||2/18/1927||Fourth of July at the country fair||Georgia Yellow Hammers||Vocal and instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-40049||10-in.||9/29/1927||That old Irish mother of mine||Colin O'More||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-40083||10-in.||11/16/1927||The hat my father wore upon St. Patrick's Day||Colin O'More||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43699||10-in.||5/3/1928||Get out and get under the moon||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal duet||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-45880||10-in.||7/16/1928||Get out and get under the moon||Helen Kane||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-46048||10-in.||7/3/1928||He never came back||Peg Moreland||Male vocal solo, with guitar (self-accompaniment)||songwriter|
|Victor||BRC-71287||10-in.||1/28/1932||Chinatown, my Chinatown||Roane's Pennsylvanians ; Bobby Roberts||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-77034||10-in.||9/28/1933||Chinatown, my Chinatown||Hotcha Trio||Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo||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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