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 126-150 of 196 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 38970 10-in. 7/30/1913 My little dudeen Chauncey Olcott Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 38974 10-in. 7/30/1913 I never met before a girl like you Chauncey Olcott Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia 38983 10-in. 8/2/1913 Dream girl of mine Chauncey Olcott Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 39803 10-in. 1/29/1915 My wild Irish rose Orville Harrold Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 45622 10-in. 5/11/1915 Mother Machree Taylor Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Columbia 45945 10-in. 8/13/1915 My wild Irish rose Columbia Stellar Quartette Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 46020 10-in. 9/13/1915 Mother Machree Hardy Williamson Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 47139 10-in. 11/8/1916 Mother Machree Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77451 10-in. 10/27/1917 My wild Irish rose Ruby Helder Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 77667 10-in. 2/8/1918 I love the name of Mary J. Malachy White Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 77668 10-in. 2/8/1918 My wild Irish rose J. Malachy White Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 77671 10-in. 2/9/1918 Sweet Inniscarra J. Malachy White Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 78024 10-in. 8/23/1918 Mother Machree George MacFarlane Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 79210 10-in. 5/29/1920 Sweet Inniscarra Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Columbia 79246 10-in. 6/5/1920 My wild Irish rose Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 79320 10-in. June 29 or June 30, 1920 That's how the Shannon flows Chauncey Olcott Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79321 10-in. June 29 or 30, 1920 'Tis an Irish girl I love and she's just like you Chauncey Olcott Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79323 10-in. June 29 or June 30, 1920 Macushla asthore Chauncey Olcott Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79324 10-in. June 29 or 30, 1920 I'll miss you, old Ireland, God bless you, goodbye Chauncey Olcott Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 79464 10-in. 10/20/1920 My wild Irish rose Clyde Doerr Saxophone solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 80097 10-in. 12/12/1921 Mother Machree Charles Hackett Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 80978 10-in. 4/18/1923 My wild Irish rose William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 37442 12-in. 10/25/1915 Sweet Inniscarra Mackenzie Gordon Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia W141452 10-in. 1/4/1926 When Irish eyes are smiling William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W141455 10-in. 1/6/1926 Sweet Inniscarra William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
(Results 126-150 of 196 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Olcott, Chauncey," accessed February 9, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107788.

Olcott, Chauncey. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 9, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107788.

"Olcott, Chauncey." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 9 February 2023.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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