Philip Braham (18 June 1881 – 2 May 1934) was an English composer of the early twentieth century, chiefly associated with theatrical work. From 1914, he composed music for such musicals and revues as Theodore & Co (1916) and London Calling! (1923), including several revues produced by André Charlot. His best-known song is "Limehouse Blues," which has been recorded by many artists. He wrote for film in the 1930s.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 18, 1881, Died May 2, 1934
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1941
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 62 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-28595||10-in.||9/26/1923||Dancing honeymoon||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-29335||10-in.||1/22/1924||Limehouse blues||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-30056||10-in.||5/8/1924||Limehouse blues||Marcia Freer||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-34343||10-in.||1/19/1926||No one's ever kissed me||International Novelty Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BRC-68237||10-in.||6/16/1931||Limehouse blues||Cotton Club Orchestra ; Duke Ellington||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-76722||10-in.||7/11/1933||Lime house blues||Joe Haymes Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-07382||10-in.||2/26/1937||Limehouse blues||Vernon Geyer||Organ solo||composer|
|Victor||MBS-032317||10-in.||before November 1939||Limehouse blues||Conjunto Dupont||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BS-037734||10-in.||6/19/1939||Limehouse blues||Wingy Manone Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-047078||10-in.||2/20/1940||Limehouse blues||Larry Clinton Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-047605||10-in.||2/7/1940||Limehouse blues||Curly Hicks ; Taproom Boys||Washboard band||composer|
|Victor||PBS-055484||10-in.||3/14/1941||Limehouse blues||Leo Reisman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-067792||10-in.||9/13/1941||Limehouse blues||New Orleans Feetwarmers||Jazz/dance sextet||composer|
|Columbia||81550||10-in.||2/11/1924||Limehouse blues||Columbians Dance Orchestra De Luxe||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W147416||10-in.||12/11/1928||Limehouse blues||Ted Lewis and his Band||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||75909||12-in.||approximately 1917||Bubbly, selection, part 1||Philip Braham ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||75910||12-in.||approximately 1917||Bubbly, selection, part 2||Philip Braham ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||75911||12-in.||approximately May 1917||Reckless Reggie||Philip Braham ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra ; Jack Hulbert||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||75913||12-in.||approximately May 1917||Little cottage||Philip Braham ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra ; Gerald Kirby ; Winnie Melville||Vocal duet with chorus and orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||75914||12-in.||approximately May 1917||Keep us loving, little girlies||Philip Braham ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra ; Gerald Kirby||Male vocal solo, with chorus and orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||75915||12-in.||approximately May 1917||My cousins||Philip Braham ; Gilbert Childs ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||75916||12-in.||approximately May 1917||Your sympathetic smile||Philip Braham ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra ; Teddie Gerard ; Gerald Kirby||Vocal duet with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||75917||12-in.||approximately May 1917||Honey, won't you miss me||Philip Braham ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra ; Teddie Gerard||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||75919||12-in.||approximately May 1917||She'd a hole in her stocking||Philip Braham ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra ; Teddie Gerard||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||75921||12-in.||approximately May 1917||Maid of Japan||Philip Braham ; Comedy Theatre Orchestra ; Teddie Gerard||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Braham, Philip," accessed July 1, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107674.
Braham, Philip. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 1, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107674.
"Braham, Philip." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 1 July 2022.
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