Theodore A. Metz
Theodore August Metz (March 14, 1848 – January 12, 1936) was a German-born American bandleader and composer, best known for writing "There'll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight".
Birth and Death Data: Born March 14th, 1848 (Hanover), Died January 12th, 1936 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1896 - 1929
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Berliner||139[a]||7-in.||9/2/1898||A hot time medley march||Sousa's Band||Band||composer|
|Berliner||527||7-in.||11/12/1896||A hot time in the old town||Dan W. Quinn||Male vocal solo||composer|
|Berliner||0163||7-in.||5/26/1899||A hot time in the old town||Dan W. Quinn||Male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Berliner||0201||7-in.||6/8/1899||Hot time in the old town||Sousa's Band||Band||composer|
|Berliner||0538||7-in.||9/22/1899||A hot time in the old town||Edward M. Favor||Male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix A-]21||7-in.||6/30/1900||A hot time in the old town tonight||Dan W. Quinn||Male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix A-]316||7-in.||10/2/1900||A hot time in the old town tonight||Sousa's Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix B-]316||10-in.||6/18/1902||A hot time in the old town||Sousa's Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||A-265||7-in.||8/13/1903||A hot time in the old town||Sousa's Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||B-265||10-in.||8/13/1903||A hot time in the old town tonight||Sousa's Band||Band, with cornet solo||composer|
|Victor||B-15422||10-in.||11/24/1914||Tipperary medley one-step||Victor Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||C-15422||12-in.||12/14/1914||Tipperary||Victor Military Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||CVE-16098||12-in.||1/13/1927||Songs of the past, no. 1||Victor Mixed Chorus||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||C-16098||12-in.||6/17/1915||Songs of the past, no. 1||Victor Mixed Chorus||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-20609||10-in.||8/9/1917||Hot time in the old town||Victor Military Band||Band||composer|
|Columbia||77568||10-in.||12/11/1917||There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight||Arthur Fields ; Peerless Quartet [i.e., Columbia Quartette]||Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||77931||10-in.||6/26/1918||Hear dem bells||Yerkes Jazarimba Orchestra||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||W143570||10-in.||3/2/1927||There'll be a hot time in the old town to-night||Blue Boys [Bessie Smith ensemble] ; Bessie Smith||Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with instrumental quintet||composer|
|Columbia||W145774||10-in.||3/16/1928||There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight||Jack Kaufman||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W149279||10-in.||10/29/1929||There'll be a hot time in the old town tonight||Skillet Lickers ; Gid Tanner||String band, with male vocal duet||composer|
|OKeh||W80503||10-in.||3/7/1927||A hot time in the old town||Miff Mole's Molers||Jazz/dance band||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Metz, Theodore A.," accessed February 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107856.
Metz, Theodore A.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107856.
"Metz, Theodore A.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 February 2021.
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