George O'Connor

George Henry O'Connor (August 20, 1874 – September 28, 1946) was an American lawyer, businessman and singer, described at the time of his death as "almost beyond a doubt the most popular man in Washington".

Birth and Death Data: Born August 20th, 1874 (Washington, D.C.)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1918

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, lyricist

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 40 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-14504 10-in. 2/21/1914 'Tain't no disgrace to run when you're skeered George O'Connor Male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-14505 10-in. 2/21/1914 Oh Lord, these feet of mine George O'Connor Male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 39649 10-in. 11/27/1914 The Mississippi barbecue George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 39650 10-in. 11/30/1914 Alabama jamboree George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 39790 10-in. 1/22/1915 At the Mississippi Cabaret George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 39791 10-in. 1/22/1915 Roaming around George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 39842 10-in. 2/10/1915 Everybody rag with me George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 39843 10-in. 2/10/1915 On my way to New Orleans George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 45677 10-in. 5/22/1915 Hop a jitney with me George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 45678 10-in. 5/22/1915 Circus day in Dixie George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 45881 10-in. 7/26/1915 Gasoline Gus and his jitney 'bus George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 45882 10-in. 7/26/1915 I guess I'll soon be back in Dixieland George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 45885 10-in. 7/26/1915 Scaddle de mooch George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 46159 10-in. 10/27/1915 I'm homesick George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 46160 10-in. 10/27/1915 These feet of mine George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist  
Columbia 46233 10-in. 12/3/1915 Loading up the Mandy Lee George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 46234 10-in. 12/3/1915 I'm gone George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 46235 10-in. 12/3/1915 P.S. Mr. Johnson sends best regards George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 46654 10-in. 3/20/1916 Oh Joe, with your fiddle and your bow, you stole my heart away George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 46655 10-in. 3/20/1916 Come on to Nashville, Tennessee George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 46920 10-in. 7/18/1916 Nigger blues George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 46921 10-in. 7/18/1916 You ain't no relation of mine George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist  
Columbia 46922 10-in. 7/18/1916 I ain't prepared for that George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 47079 10-in. 10/18/1916 Oh! Southern city (Send us some beautiful girls) George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 47080 10-in. 10/18/1916 Pray for the lights to go out George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 1-25 of 40 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "O'Connor, George," accessed October 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106670.

O'Connor, George. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106670.

"O'Connor, George." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106670

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