Dorothy Terriss

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter

Notes: Married to Theodore Morse. Born Alfreda Strandberg, she also wrote under the names Dolly Morse, D. A. Esrom, and Theodora Morse.

See Also: Morse, Dolly

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Recordings (Results 51-60 of 60 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick ATL8010 10-in. Mar. 1930 Three o’clock in the morning Four Buzz Saws Vocal, with 2 guitars, tenor guitar, and steel guitar lyricist  
Edison 5530 10-in. 5/1/1917 Sing me love's lullaby Emory B. Randolph Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 6457 10-in. between 11/12/1918 and 11/27/1918 Sing me love's lullaby Marie Rappold Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 6887 10-in. 7/24/1919 Did you mean all you told me last night? Manuel Romain Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 8369 10-in. 2/20/1922 Indiana lullaby Lewis James ; Elizabeth Spencer Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 8654 10-in. 11/3/1922 Three o'clock in the morning Charles Hart ; Elizabeth Spencer Female-male vocal duet lyricist  
Edison 8997 10-in. 5/25/1923 Wonderful one Elizabeth Spencer Female vocal solo and male vocal chorus, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 9574 10-in. 6/19/1924 Monkey doodle Arthur Hall ; Merry Sparklers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Edison 9969 10-in. 1/27/1925 My mother's humming lullaby Helen Clark ; Joseph A. Phillips ; Top Notchers Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet lyricist  
Victor (Canada) 8112 12-in. approximatey 1936 Three o'clock in the morning Skaters' Band Instrumental ensemble lyricist  
(Results 51-60 of 60 records)


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Terriss, Dorothy," accessed June 20, 2024,

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