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 151-175 of 301 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-94511 10-in. 8/14/1935 Chinatown, my Chinatown Joe Kennedy Rhythm Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-99142 10-in. 2/15/1936 Where the red, red roses grow Wade Mainer ; Zeke Morris Male vocal duet, with banjo, guitar, and harmonica lyricist  
Victor BS-07866 10-in. 4/26/1937 China stomp Lionel Hampton Orchestra Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-031922 10-in. 2/1/1939 That old Irish mother of mine Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with guitar lyricist  
Victor BS-046009 10-in. 12/18/1939 Row row row Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Mary Ann Mercer Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-056506 10-in. 10/11/1940 Get out and get under the moon Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with mandolin and guitar lyricist  
Victor BS-060665 10-in. 2/19/1941 The hat my father wore (upon St. Patrick's Day) Harry's Tavern Band ; Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1915-09-16-03] Not documented 9/16/1915 Sweet Kentucky lady A. C. Lichty Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1915-10-15-02] Not documented 10/15/1915 Just try to picture me down home in Tennessee Gladys Wilbur Female vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1917-05-25-01] Not documented 5/25/1917 Love me at twilight Shannon Four Male vocal quartet, with piano lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1918-09-06-01] Not documented 9/6/1918 Love among the roses Jane Howard Female vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1923-03-14-01] 10-in. 3/14/1923 I'm tired Criterion Quartet Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied lyricist  
Columbia 313 7-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 When Mr. Shakespeare comes to town Male vocalist (unidentified; Columbia Records) Tenor vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 313 10-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 When Mr. Shakespeare comes to town Male vocalist (unidentified; Columbia Records) Tenor vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 346 7-in. ca. 1901 Any old place I can hang my hat is home sweet home to me Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 346 10-in. ca. 1901 Any old place I can hang my hat is home sweet home to me Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 349 7-in. ca. 1901 I'm tired Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 349 10-in. ca. 1901 I'm tired Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 382 7-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 When Mr. Shakespeare comes to town Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 382 10-in. ca. 1901 When Mr. Shakespeare comes to town Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 763 7-in. ca. 1902-Oct. 1905 Back, back to the woods Artists vary Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 763 10-in. ca. 1902 Back, back to the woods Artists vary Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 765 7-in. ca. Jan.-Sept. 1902 My lady Hottentot Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 765 10-in. ca. Jan.-Sept. 1902 My lady Hottentot Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 876 7-in. ca. 1902 Mister Dooley Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
(Results 151-175 of 301 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jerome, William," accessed February 3, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106565.

Jerome, William. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 3, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106565.

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