Raymond B. Egan

Raymond Blanning Egan (November 14, 1890 – October 13, 1952) was a Canadian-American songwriter of popular music. Many of his songs have appeared in films and musical theatre. He often collaborated with composer Richard A. Whiting.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 14th, 1890

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 175 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-17591 10-in. 5/2/1916 They made it twice as nice as paradise (And they called it Dixieland) Geoffrey O'Hara Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18379 10-in. 9/18/1916 Mammy's little coal black Rose Orpheus Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18766 10-in. 12/1/1916 At seven, seventeen and seventy Morton Harvey Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-20034 10-in. 6/13/1917 Ain't you coming back to Dixieland Orpheus Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-20535 10-in. 8/27/1917 So long, Mother Charles Hart Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-20625 10-in. 8/14/1917 Some Sunday morning Ada Jones ; Billy Murray Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-20811 10-in. 10/1/1917 Where the morning glories grow Elizabeth Spencer ; Sterling Trio Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-21032 10-in. 10/31/1917 Daddy found you down beside the garden wall Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-22447 10-in. 12/4/1918 Till we meet again Charles Hart ; Lewis James Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-22898 10-in. 6/11/1919 You're still an old sweetheart of mine Henry Burr ; Elizabeth Spencer Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-23513 10-in. 12/3/1919 Hand in hand again Charles Harrison ; Reed Miller Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-23595 10-in. 1/21/1920 Hand in hand again Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-24358 10-in. 7/29/1920 The Japanese sandman Olive Kline Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-25518 10-in. 8/16/1921 Bimini Day Aileen Stanley Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-25787 10-in. 12/1/1921 When shall we meet again Edna Brown ; Elliott Shaw Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-28415 10-in. 7/25/1923 Somebody's wrong Benson Orchestra of Chicago ; Don Bestor Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor B-29217 10-in. 12/24/1923 Watchin' the moon rise Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-30404 10-in. 6/19/1924 The grass is always greener Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-33239 10-in. 8/20/1925 Mighty blue Aileen Stanley Female vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-33611 10-in. 11/10/1925 Sleepy time gal Art Landry Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-34064 10-in. 12/21/1925 Moon Deer Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-34139 10-in. 12/11/1925 Sleepy time girl Gene Austin Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-34300 10-in. 1/6/1926 Where is my Rose of Waikiki The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with ukulele and piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-35243 10-in. 3/26/1926 There's a boatman on the Volga Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-36041 10-in. 8/12/1926 Precious Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 175 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Egan, Raymond B.," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109941.

Egan, Raymond B.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109941.

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