Theodore F. Morse

Theodore F. Morse (April 13, 1873 – May 25, 1924) was an American composer of popular songs.

Born in Washington D.C., Morse was educated at the Maryland Military & Naval Academy. He went on to study both violin and piano. He and his wife, Theodora Morse, became a successful songwriting team for Tin Pan Alley. Listed as Terriss & Morse, they were one of the earliest Tin Pan Alley husband-wife songwriting teams.

Morse died in New York City.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 13th, 1873 (Washington, D.C.), Died May 25th, 1924 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1897 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, piano, arranger, songwriter

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 427 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 128 7-in. 5/29/1898 The meeting of the blue & gray Sousa's Band Band composer  
Berliner 1470 7-in. 11/9/1897 Coontown capers Metropolitan Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Berliner 0239 7-in. 6/9/1899 The meeting of the blue and the gray Sousa's Band Band composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1241 7-in. 2/7/1902 A little boy in blue J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1241 10-in. 2/7/1902 A little boy in blue J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1299 7-in. 3/6/1902 A little boy in blue Joseph Natus Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1299 10-in. 3/6/1902 A little boy in blue Joseph Natus Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1304 7-in. 3/8/1902 A little boy in blue Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1304 10-in. 3/8/1902 A little boy in blue Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1394 7-in. 5/17/1902 In the moonlight with the girl you love Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1394 10-in. 5/17/1902 In the moonlight with the girl you love Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix C-]1394 12-in. 5/28/1902 In the moonlight with the girl you love Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1407 7-in. 5/22/1902 A little boy in blue Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1407 10-in. 5/22/1902 A little boy in blue Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1435 7-in. 6/19/1902 A little boy in blue Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1435 10-in. 6/24/1902 A little boy in blue Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix C-]1435 12-in. 6/19/1902 A little boy in blue Sousa's Band Band, with cornet solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1700 7-in. 10/17/1902 Wait at the gate for me J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1700 10-in. 10/17/1902 Wait at the gate for me J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2090 7-in. 3/16/1903 It's the man in the soldier suit William H. Thompson Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2090 10-in. 3/16/1903 It's the man in the soldier suit W. H. Thompson Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2098 7-in. 3/20/1903 I've got my eyes on you-oo-oo William H. Thompson Male vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]2098 10-in. 3/20/1903 I've got my eyes on you-oo-oo W. H. Thompson Male vocal solo composer  
Victor A-140 7-in. 6/25/1903 Baffin's Bay Dan W. Quinn Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-140 10-in. 6/25/1903 Baffin's Bay Dan W. Quinn Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
(Results 1-25 of 427 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Morse, Theodore F.," accessed November 30, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109644.

Morse, Theodore F.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 30, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109644.

"Morse, Theodore F.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 30 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109644

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