William J. Flannery (May 1, 1869 - February 1, 1950) was a vaudeville comedian and minstrel show performer. He also sang in operettas and musical comedies. He was a member of the National Variety Artists. He went by the stage name of Billy Gould.
Birth and Death Data: Born May 1st, 1869, Died February 1st, 1950
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1914
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-8688||10-in.||3/9/1910||When he sings the songs my mother sang to me||American Quartet ; Ada Jones||Male vocal quartet and female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-8988||10-in.||5/24/1910||When the bloom is on the heather||Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-15291||10-in.||10/20/1914||Mrs. Sippi, you're a grand old girl||Ada Jones ; Billy Murray||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||39590||10-in.||10/19/1914||Mrs. Sippi you're a grand old girl||Columbia Stellar Quartette||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Edison||3334||10-in.||between 10/3/1914 and 10/8/1914||Mrs. Sippi, you're a grand old girl||Helen Clark ; Billy Murray||Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gould, Billy," accessed July 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106830.
Gould, Billy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106830.
"Gould, Billy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 July 2021.
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