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 24, 1872 (Baltimore), Died February 11, 1925 (Beverly Hills)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1900 - 1946
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer
Notes: Also credited as Jean C. Havez.
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 58 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||composer, lyricist|
|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|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Havez, Jean," accessed August 10, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106690.
Havez, Jean. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 10, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106690.
"Havez, Jean." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 10 August 2022.
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