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|
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.
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