Ira Schuster (October 13, 1889 – October 10, 1946) was an American songwriter, who worked as a pianist at various publishing companies on Tin Pan Alley in the early 20th Century. He was also known as John Siras.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 13th, 1889 (New York City), Died October 10th, 1945
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1940
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist
Notes: Used pseudonym John Siras.
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 135 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-18711||10-in.||11/15/1916||Keep your eye on the girlie you love||Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||C-19102||12-in.||1/18/1917||Honolulu, America loves you||Victor Military Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||B-22436||10-in.||11/27/1918||The Navy will bring them back||Peerless Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-25433||10-in.||6/9/1921||Vamping Rose||All Star Trio ; All Star Trio Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-25526||10-in.||8/19/1921||Ten little fingers and ten little toes||Billy Murray ; Ed Smalle||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-25985||10-in.||1/31/1922||Ten little fingers and ten little toes||Roy Bargy ; Benson Orchestra of Chicago||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-26166||10-in.||3/20/1922||My Machree's lullaby||Charles Harrison||Male vocal solo, with harp and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-27998||10-in.||6/5/1923||Hi lee hi lo||Billy Murray ; Ed Smalle||Male vocal duet, with traps and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-28627||10-in.||10/2/1923||Why should I give my love to you?||Lewis James||Male vocal solo, with cello and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-29405||10-in.||1/22/1924||Mr. Radio Man (Tell my mammy to come back home)||Lewis James||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-29932||10-in.||4/24/1924||Mr. Radio Man (Tell my mammy to come back home)||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||B-32432||10-in.||4/15/1925||While we danced till dawn||International Novelty Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-34735||10-in.||3/18/1926||Son of a millionaire||Joseph Rega||Male vocal solo, with violin and piano||composer|
|Victor||BVE-35557||10-in.||6/29/1926||There's a blue ridge in my heart, Virginia||Jan Garber Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BVE-36142||10-in.||8/31/1926||I'll fly to Hawaii||Gus C. Edwards Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet||composer|
|Victor||BVE-46309||10-in.||7/16/1928||Skadatin-dee (just a funny sound and a melody)||The Whoopee Makers||Vocal and instrumental trio||composer|
|Victor||BVE-50976||10-in.||3/26/1929||Dance of the paper dolls||Victor Arden ; Phil Ohman||Piano duet||composer|
|Victor||BVE-51645||10-in.||4/19/1929||Blue Hawaii||Charlie Farrell ; Jim Miller||Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BVE-51928||10-in.||4/26/1929||Blue Hawaii||Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra ; Don Howard||Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian)||composer|
|Victor||BVE-51996||10-in.||5/13/1929||Blue Hawaii||Charlie Farrell ; Jim Miller||Male vocal duet, with whistling and instrumental quartet||composer|
|Victor||BSHQ-58960||10-in.||8/10/1932||In the hills of Tennessee||Jimmie Rodgers||Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet||composer|
|Victor||BAVE-60298||10-in.||Spring 1930||Satisfied||Orquesta Típica Victor||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Victor||BS-69475||10-in.||1/9/1933||At the baby parade||Ted Weems Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||songwriter|
|Victor||BSHQ-72884||10-in.||6/13/1932||In a shanty in old Shanty Town||Pennsylvania Collegians||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BSHQ-73029||10-in.||6/22/1932||In a shanty in old Shanty Town||Chick Bullock ; Ted Black Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Schuster, Ira," accessed May 14, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110337.
Schuster, Ira. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 14, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110337.
"Schuster, Ira." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 14 May 2021.
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