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 Monte Carlo
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1896 - 1941
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, tenor vocal, songwriter
Recordings (Results 151-175 of 191 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|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.||Mar. 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|
|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.||ca. Apr. 1921||When Irish eyes are smiling||Ernest R. Ball ; George Graff ; James O'Neil ; Chauncey Olcott||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||E16033-E16034||10-in.||6/22/1925||When Irish eyes are smiling||Frank Munn||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||E16149-E16151||10-in.||8/14/1925||When Irish eyes are smiling||Frank Munn||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||C2596||10-in.||11/23/1928||Mother Machree||Allen Bogen||Organ solo||composer|
|Brunswick||DAL714||10-in.||Oct. 1928||My wild Irish rose||Tom Collins ; W. W. Macbeth||Guitar and harmonica duet||lyricist, composer|
|Brunswick||E27613||10-in.||5/29/1928||Mother Machree||Frank Munn||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Olcott, Chauncey," accessed October 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107788.
Olcott, Chauncey. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107788.
"Olcott, Chauncey." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 October 2020.
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