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Jean Havez

Jean Constant Havez (December 24, 1872 – February 11, 1925) was an American writer of novelty songs, vaudeville skits, and silent era comedy films. In his film career, Havez worked most notably with comedians Buster Keaton and Harold Lloyd.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 24th, 1872 (Baltimore), Died February 11th, 1925 (Beverly Hills)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1900 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer

Notes: Also credited as Jean C. Havez.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 57 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 01000 7-in. 2/19/1900 He certainly was good to me Arthur Collins Male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]51 7-in. 6/2/1900 Father, won't you speak to Sister Mary? S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]188 7-in. 7/27/1900 Uncle Harry, what is love? Edward M. Favor Male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]188 10-in. 2/19/1903 Uncle Harry, what is love? Edward M. Favor Male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]511 7-in. 11/15/1900 We'll never haul the old flag down S. H. Dudley Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-1205 10-in. 4/12/1904 Never bank on a travelling man Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor C-1205 12-in. 4/12/1904 Never bank on a travelling man Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-2743 10-in. 9/12/1905 Everybody works but Father Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor B-2770 10-in. 9/26/1905 Everybody works but Father Victor Orchestra Orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor A-2878 7-in. 11/10/1905 Everybody works but Father Dan W. Quinn Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-2878 10-in. 11/10/1905 Everybody works but Father Dan W. Quinn Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-2936 10-in. 12/8/1905 Everybody works but Father Victor Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor C-3265 12-in. 4/10/1906 Everybody works but Father Sousa's Band Band composer  
Victor B-4567 10-in. 6/6/1907 Sweet Julienne Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor B-6833 10-in. 2/25/1909 Broke Edward Meeker Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-9794 10-in. 1/12/1911 I'll lend you everything I've got except my wife Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-10932 10-in. 9/6/1911 The rolling stone American Quartet ; William F. Hooley Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-11541 10-in. 2/1/1912 Huckleberry pie Ada Jones ; Billy Murray Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-11599 10-in. 2/15/1912 Here's to the friend in stormy weather American Quartet ; Harry Macdonough Male vocal quartet and male vocal soloist, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-11876 10-in. 4/15/1912 I want to love you while the music's playing Heidelberg Quintette ; Will Oakland Male vocal quintet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-12112 10-in. 6/17/1912 Eskimo rag Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-12166 10-in. 7/8/1912 Dressing for the opera Ada Jones ; Billy Murray Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-12346 10-in. 9/6/1912 Nonsense Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-12496 10-in. 10/8/1912 You won't get a nickel out of me Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-12518 10-in. 10/17/1912 Oh, you silv'ry bells Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 57 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Havez, Jean," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106690.

Havez, Jean. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106690.

"Havez, Jean." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106690

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