John W. Bratton

John Walter Bratton (January 21, 1867 – February 7, 1947) was an American Tin Pan Alley composer and theatrical producer who became popular during the era known as the Gay Nineties.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 21, 1867 (New Castle), Died February 7, 1947 (Brooklyn)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1895 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

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Recordings (Results 26-50 of 84 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1350 7-in. 4/1/1902 He ought to have a tablet in the Hall of Fame Metropolitan Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1350 10-in. 4/1/1902 He ought to have a tablet in the Hall of Fame Metropolitan Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1646 7-in. 10/1/1902 In a cosy corner Metropolitan Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1646 10-in. 10/1/1902 In a cosy corner Metropolitan Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1662 7-in. 10/8/1902 In a cozy corner Vess L. Ossman Banjo solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1662 10-in. 10/8/1902 In a cozy corner Vess L. Ossman Banjo solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1738 7-in. 11/11/1902 In a cosy corner Clarke's Band of Providence Band composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1738 10-in. 11/11/1902 In a cosy corner Clarke's Band of Providence Band composer  
Victor A-227 7-in. 8/3/1903 Cosy corner girl Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Victor B-227 10-in. 8/3/1903 Cosy corner girl Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Victor A-502 7-in. 10/6/1903 Somebody's waiting 'neath southern skies John H. Bieling ; Harry Macdonough Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Victor B-502 10-in. 10/5/1903 Somebody's waiting 'neath southern skies John H. Bieling ; Harry Macdonough Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Victor A-833 7-in. 12/15/1903 Laces and graces Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor B-833 10-in. 12/15/1903 Laces and graces Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor A-886 7-in. 1/7/1904 I'm on the water wagon now Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-886 10-in. 1/7/1904 I'm on the water wagon now Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1699 10-in. 9/23/1904 My cosy corner girl Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-1736 10-in. 10/6/1904 The roses' honeymoon Arthur Pryor's Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor C-1736 12-in. 10/6/1904 The roses' honeymoon Victor Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor B-2715 10-in. 8/9/1905 When the moon is in the sky Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-2716 10-in. 8/9/1905 Honeymoon Hall Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-3347 10-in. 4/27/1906 I'm on the water wagon now Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor E-3347 8-in. 4/27/1906 I'm on the water wagon now Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-3906 10-in. 10/17/1906 Fol de iddley ido Dan W. Quinn ; Helen Trix Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor E-3906 8-in. 10/17/1906 Fol de iddley ido Dan W. Quinn ; Helen Trix Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
(Results 26-50 of 84 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bratton, John W.," accessed February 5, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109295.

Bratton, John W.. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 5, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109295.

"Bratton, John W.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 5 February 2023.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109295

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