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 151-175 of 196 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W141456 10-in. 1/6/1926 I love the name of Mary William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W141990 10-in. 4/21/1926 The old fashioned mother William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia W142114 10-in. 4/30/1926 Kathleen Aroon William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia W142398 10-in. 7/15/1926 My wild Irish rose William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia W142526 10-in. 8/12/1926 My wild Irish rose Shannon Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia W143667 10-in. 3/16/1927 Mother Machree William Ryan Male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W144701 10-in. 9/23/1927 My wild Irish Rose Garden Dancing Palace Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Columbia W145012 10-in. 10/25/1927 My wild Irish rose Leake County Revelers String band, with male vocal trio composer  
Columbia W146029 10-in. 4/12/1928 My wild Irish Rose Hugh Cross ; Riley Puckett Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, lyricist  
Columbia W146362 10-in. 5/29/1928 The girl I'll call my sweetheart must look like you William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 29253 10-in. approximately 1914 When Irish eyes are smiling Century Quartette ; Geo. F. Murray Male vocal solo, with vocal quartet and orchestra lyricist  
OKeh S-7126 10-in. approximately Dec. 1919 Mother Machree William Robyn Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-7306 10-in. Feb. 1920 Mother Machree William Robyn Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-7957 10-in. May 1921 When Irish eyes are smiling Liam O'Kennedy Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh o-8150 10-in. approximately Apr. 1921 When Irish eyes are smiling James O'Neil Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh S-70587 10-in. Apr. 1922 My wild Irish rose Gerald Griffin Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
OKeh S-70846 10-in. Sept. 1922 Sweet Inniscarra Gerald Griffin Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
OKeh 73900 10-in. Jan. 1926 My wild Irish rose Patrick J. McNamara Trio Instrumental trio composer  
OKeh W400410 10-in. 3/7/1928 My wild Irish rose Honolulu Strollers Instrumental trio, with male vocal trio (Hawaiian) composer, lyricist  
Brunswick 858 10-in. approximately mid-1917 Mother Machree Harry McClaskey Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 3831 10-in. approximately July 1920 My wild Irish rose Theo Karle Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Brunswick 4826 10-in. approximately Dec. 1920 When Irish eyes are smiling Crescent Trio ; Theo Karle Male vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick 8305 10-in. approximately June 1922 My wild Irish rose Fredric Fradkin Violin solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 4816-4817 10-in. approximately Dec. 1920 Mother Machree Theo Karle Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick E27613 10-in. 5/29/1928 Mother Machree Frank Munn Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 151-175 of 196 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Olcott, Chauncey," accessed January 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107788.

Olcott, Chauncey. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107788.

"Olcott, Chauncey." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 January 2023.

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

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