Thos. S. Allen

Thomas S. Allen (1876–1919), an early figure in Tin Pan Alley, was an American vaudeville composer, manager, and violinist. He was born in Natick, Massachusetts, and died in Boston.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1876, Died 1919

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1940

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

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 69 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-592 10-in. 10/26/1903 Any rags? Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor C-592 12-in. 10/26/1903 Any rags? Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor A-592 7-in. 10/26/1903 Any rags? Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor B-1274 10-in. 4/27/1904 Any rags? Arthur Pryor's Band Band, with vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Victor A-1274 7-in. 4/27/1904 Any rags? Arthur Pryor's Band Band, with vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Victor B-1828 10-in. 10/26/1904 By a watermelon vine Arthur Pryor's Band Band, with vocal refrain lyricist, composer  
Victor B-1883 10-in. 11/2/1904 By the watermelon vine Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-1894 10-in. 11/3/1904 Scissors to grind Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor B-2548 10-in. 5/11/1905 Arrival of the robins Joseph Belmont Whistling solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-2548[a] 10-in. 10/17/1907 Arrival of the robins Arthur Pryor's Orchestra Orchestra, with whistling composer  
Victor E-2548 8-in. 5/18/1906 Arrival of the robins Joseph Belmont Whistling solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-2934 10-in. 12/8/1905 My dusky rose Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-3216 10-in. 3/27/1906 Dixie rube Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor E-3216 8-in. 3/27/1906 Dixie rube Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor B-6969 10-in. 4/7/1909 Hoop-e-kack Vess L. Ossman Banjo solo composer  
Victor B-8174 10-in. 8/25/1909 Strawberries Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-8603 10-in. 2/5/1910 Whip and spur galop Vess L. Ossman Banjo solo composer  
Victor B-10013 10-in. 3/1/1911 Mandy Lou Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor B-11843 10-in. 4/10/1912 Gen. mixup, U.S.A. march Arthur Pryor's Band Band arranger  
Victor B-12150 10-in. 7/1/1912 Queen of the night Vess L. Ossman Banjo solo composer  
Victor B-12494 10-in. 10/5/1912 Hoop-e-kack William H. Reitz Xylophone solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-12626 10-in. 11/18/1912 Low bridge! Everybody down! Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-13699 10-in. 8/13/1913 What d'ye mean, you lost your dog Ed Morton Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-14012 10-in. 10/29/1913 What d'ye mean you lost yer dog? Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-14107 10-in. 11/21/1913 The pussy cat rag Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet and soprano vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
(Results 1-25 of 69 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Allen, Thos. S.," accessed April 19, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111306.

Allen, Thos. S.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 19, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111306.

"Allen, Thos. S.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 19 April 2021.

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