Edward Mack

Edward Mack (1826–1882), also known as E. Mack, was a German-American composer known mainly for his military march music.

Mack composed the music for I'll Give to You a Paper of Pins (1869), with the lyrics credited to "A Lady". He also composed the waltz That Young Man Across the Way (1874).

Mack also composed music that celebrated the early popularity of bicycles, including The Velocipede Gallop and The Cyclopede Waltz.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1826, Died 1882

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-56399 10-in. 10/16/1929 The dying nun Foreman Family Vocal chorus, with guitar and ukulele songwriter  
Victor BS-047614 10-in. 2/8/1940 A paper of pins Tobacco Tags Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble and talk composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mack, Edward," accessed July 31, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107304.

Mack, Edward. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 31, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107304.

"Mack, Edward." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 31 July 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107304


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