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Chauncey Olcott

Chauncey Olcott, born John Chancellor Olcott and often spelled Chauncey Alcott, (July 21, 1858 – March 18, 1932) was an American stage actor, songwriter and singer of Irish descent.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1858 (Buffalo), Died 1932 (Monte Carlo)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1895 - 1947

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, tenor vocal, songwriter

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Recordings (Results 76-100 of 196 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-87393 10-in. 1/17/1935 Mother Machree Richard Crooks ; Nathaniel Shilkret Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BS-07386 10-in. 2/27/1937 My wild Irish rose Bob White Trio Male vocal solo, with piano and steel guitar composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-014612 10-in. 10/4/1937 My wild Irish rose The Old Timer's Orchestra ; Jimmy Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor PBS-026208 10-in. 10/26/1938 When Irish eyes are smiling Kuulei de Clercq ; Nalani de Clercq Female vocal duet lyricist  
Victor BS-026929 10-in. 9/25/1938 My wild Irish rose The Melody Boys Male vocal trio, with 3 guitars composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-031923 10-in. 2/1/1939 When Irish eyes are smiling Riley Puckett Male vocal solo, with guitar lyricist  
Victor BS-048904 10-in. 4/15/1940 Mother Machree Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BS-066834 10-in. 7/15/1941 My wild Irish rose Emile Coté ; Robert Noland ; Victor Male Chorus Male vocal chorus and male vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-066838 10-in. 7/15/1941 When Irish eyes are smiling Emile Coté ; George Griffin ; Victor Male Chorus Male vocal chorus and male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor BS-066839 10-in. 7/15/1941 Mother Machree Emile Coté ; Robert Noland ; Victor Male Chorus Male vocal chorus and male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor D5VB-1167 10-in. 11/28/1945 When Irish eyes are smiling Charles Dant Orchestra ; Charles Dant ; Dennis Day Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor D5VB-1168 10-in. 12/12/1945 Mother Machree Charles Dant Orchestra ; Charles Dant ; Dennis Day Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor D7VB-0582 10-in. 6/30/1947 My wild Irish rose Dennis Day ; Mark Warnow Orchestra ; Mark Warnow Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-Test-1098 10-in. 1/17/1935 Mother Machree Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor [Trial 1914-09-15-02] Not documented 9/15/1914 Mother Machree Joseph H. Conlin Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Trial 1915-07-01-02] Not documented 7/1/1915 Mother Machree McKee Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Victor [Trial 1915-12-21-07] Not documented 12/21/1915 Mother Machree S. D. Ward Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Trial 1916-10-07-02] Not documented 10/7/1916 When Irish eyes are smiling Laura Stone Female vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1918-11-02-01] Not documented 11/2/1918 Mother Machree John Steel Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Trial 1918-12-02-04] Not documented 12/2/1918 Mother Machree E. Pearce Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Trial 1926-08-21-02] 10-in. 8/21/1926 Mother Machree Howard Melaney Male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 801 10-in. ca. Jan.-Sept. 1902 My wild Irish rose Artists vary Minstrels, with male vocal solo and orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 801 7-in. ca. Jan.-Sept. 1902 My wild Irish rose Artists vary Minstrels, with male vocal duet and orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 1410 7-in. ca. 1903 Every little dog must have his day George J. Gaskin Male vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Columbia 1411 7-in. ca. 1903-Oct. 1905 Noreen Mavourneen George J. Gaskin Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist, composer  
(Results 76-100 of 196 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Olcott, Chauncey," accessed February 6, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107788.

Olcott, Chauncey. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 6, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107788.

"Olcott, Chauncey." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 6 February 2023.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107788

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