Phil Charig

Philip 'Phil' Charig (August 31, 1902 – July 21, 1960) was a composer and lyricist for plays in New York and London. He wrote Follow the Girls and others.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 31st, 1902 (New York City), Died July 21st, 1960 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-33827 10-in. 10/30/1925 Mother me, Tennessee George Price Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-36090 10-in. 9/2/1926 Why do ya roll those eyes (¿Por qué me haces ojos?) Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio composer  
Victor BVE-37507 10-in. 1/4/1927 Sunny disposish Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-37599 10-in. 2/3/1927 Sunny disposish Jean Goldkette Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet composer  
Victor BVE-39101 10-in. 8/22/1927 Pull yourself together Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-39378 10-in. 10/28/1927 Where have you been all my life Jack Smith Male vocal solo, with piano (self-accompaniment) composer  
Victor BVE-39958 10-in. 8/11/1927 Where have you been all my life Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-40561 10-in. 11/10/1927 Humpty-Dumpty Franklyn Baur ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-40588 10-in. 11/17/1927 You came along Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal duet composer  
Columbia W140612 10-in. 5/18/1925 Craving Harry Reser's Syncopators Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W141040 10-in. 9/23/1925 Mother me, Tennessee Ernest Hare Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia W141130 10-in. 10/9/1925 Mother me, Tennessee Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia W142605 10-in. 9/13/1926 Why do ya roll those eyes Singing Sophomores Male vocal quartet, with piano composer  
Columbia W142624 10-in. 9/15/1926 Why do ya roll those eyes Harmony Brothers Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia W142779 10-in. 10/4/1926 Why do ya roll those eyes Earl Burtnett Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal solo composer  
Columbia W144900 10-in. 10/24/1927 Two loving arms The Cavaliers ; Cyril Pitts Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
OKeh 9500 10-in. Nov. 1925 Mother me, Tennessee Wingy Manone ; San Sue Strutters Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh 73746 10-in. Nov. 1925 Mother me, Tennessee Justin Ring Trio ; Bruce Wallace Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio composer  
OKeh W80850 10-in. 5/9/1927 Sunny disposish Jackie Ford ; Tony Wallace Female-male vocal duet, with piano and tiple composer  
OKeh W81794 10-in. 11/7/1927 (Where have you been) All my life? Lanin’s Famous Players Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer  
Brunswick [Br (U.K.) cat 196-a] 10-in. 10/5/1928 Fancy our meeting Melville Gideon Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick E18766-E18768 10-in. 4/15/1926 No trouble but you Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E20022-E20023 10-in. 9/3/1926 Why do ya roll those eyes? Ben Bernie ; Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer  
Brunswick E20051-E20052 10-in. 9/7/1926 Why do ya roll those eyes? Macy and Smalle Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Brunswick E20116-E20117 10-in. 9/14/1926 Sunny disposish The Merrymakers Male vocal quartet, with piano composer  
Edison 11215 10-in. 9/23/1926 Why do ya roll those eyes Palais D'Or Orchestra ; B. A. Rolfe Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 11851 10-in. 8/23/1927 (Where have you been) All my life Duke Yellman Orchestra ; J. Donald Parker Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Vocalion E3858-E3859 10-in. 9/28/1926 Why do ya roll those eyes Fleetwood Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Vocalion 245W-247W 10-in. 1/21/1925 Craving Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Vocalion 589W-592W 10-in. 3/20/1925 Happy melody Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Vocalion 1402W-1404W 10-in. 9/25/1925 Mother me, Tennessee Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Charig, Phil," accessed December 3, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110776.

Charig, Phil. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 3, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110776.

"Charig, Phil." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 3 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110776

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