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 51-75 of 84 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor E-4622 8-in. 6/27/1907 Frolic of the teddy bears Victor Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor B-4893 10-in. 10/23/1907 Somebody's been around here since I've been gone Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-6405 10-in. 9/14/1908 Teddy bears' picnic Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor C-6683 12-in. 12/21/1908 The roses' honeymoon Victor Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor B-9494 10-in. 10/3/1910 The rest of the week, she's mine Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-14632 10-in. 3/25/1914 I love you in the same old way (Darling Sue) Frank Coombs Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-16100 12-in. 6/17/1915 Songs of the past, no. 2 Victor Mixed Chorus Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra composer  
Victor CVE-16100 12-in. 1/13/1927 Songs of the past, no. 2 Victor Mixed Chorus Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-42981 10-in. 9/25/1928 Captain Cupid Victor Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-53409 10-in. 5/15/1929 Laces and graces Motion Picture Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-53411 10-in. 5/15/1929 In a cosey corner Motion Picture Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-53415 10-in. 5/15/1929 The teddy bears' picnic Motion Picture Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor BS-0605 10-in. 9/11/1936 Sweetheart, let's grow old together George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-0706 10-in. 9/18/1936 Sweetheart, let's grow old together Carmen Lombardo ; Guy Lombardo ; Royal Canadians Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia 379 7-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 Since ma Linda Hinda's in the syndicate Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 379 10-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 Since ma Linda Hinda's in the syndicate Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 488 7-in. ca. 1901 What do you think of Hoolihan? Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 488 10-in. ca. 1901 What do you think of Hoolihan? Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 869 7-in. ca. 1902 In a cosey corner Columbia Band Band composer  
Columbia 869 10-in. ca. 1902 In a cosy corner Columbia Band Band composer  
Columbia 1644 10-in. ca. 1903 I'm on the water wagon now Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 1863 10-in. ca. Jan.-Oct. 1904 Good bye, Teddy, you must march, march, march Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 1895 10-in. approximately November 1904 My cozy corner girl Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 3171 7-in. ca. Jan.-May 1905 My cosey corner girl Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 3440 10-in. ca. Jan.-July 1906 Fol de iddley ido Will F. Denny Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 51-75 of 84 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bratton, John W.," accessed February 8, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109295.

Bratton, John W.. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 8, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109295.

"Bratton, John W.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 8 February 2023.

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