Harry Armstrong

Henry W. Armstrong (July 22, 1879 – February 28, 1951) was an American boxer, booking agent, producer, singer, pianist, and Tin Pan Alley composer.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 22, 1879 (Somerville), Died February 28, 1951 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1902 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, songwriter

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Recordings (Results 26-50 of 61 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-0425 10-in. 9/11/1936 Sweet Adeline Tempo King ; Kings of Tempo ; Queenie Ada Rubin Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and piano solo composer  
Victor BS-046871 10-in. 2/9/1940 You're the flower of my heart, sweet Adeline Golden Memory Boys Male vocal quartet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-053105 10-in. 5/20/1940 (You're the flower of my heart) Sweet Adeline Capitol City Four Male vocal quartet, with piano composer  
Columbia 399 7-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 The story the violets told Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 399 10-in. ca. 1901-Sept. 1902 The story the violets told Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 1847 10-in. ca. Jan.-Aug. 1904 Follow the crowd on a Sunday J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 3166 10-in. between January and May 1905 You're the flower of my heart sweet Adeline Columbia Quartette Male vocal quartet, with piano composer  
Columbia 3174 10-in. between January and May 1905 Nellie Dean Columbia Quartette Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 3400 10-in. between January and May 1906 Can't you see I'm lonely Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 3558 10-in. between 1906 and January 1907 What's the use of loving, if you can't love all the time? Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 3563 10-in. ca. 1906-Jan. 1907 Maryland, my Maryland Albert Campbell Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 4359 10-in. ca. Jan.-Apr. 1910 Shaky eyes Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 19673 10-in. 11/22/1911 Driving home the cows from pasture Frank Coombs ; William H. Thompson Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 19706 10-in. 1/2/1912 Lingering love Ada Jones ; Walter Van Brunt Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 19734 10-in. 1/22/1912 You're the flower of my heart, sweet Adeline Alice Nielsen Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 38298 10-in. 9/27/1912 You're the flower of my heart, sweet Adeline Columbia Quartette Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 38560 10-in. 1/17/1913 Nellie Dean Columbia Quartette Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 38977 10-in. 8/1/1913 Have a heart Ada Jones ; Walter Van Brunt Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 45946 10-in. 8/13/1915 Nellie Dean Columbia Stellar Quartette Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Columbia 77770 10-in. 4/16/1918 You're the flower of my heart, sweet Adeline Columbia Stellar Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer  
Columbia 78642 10-in. 9/11/1919 I love you just the same, sweet Adeline Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 78871 10-in. 12/18/1919 Nellie Dean Columbia Stellar Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer, lyricist  
Columbia 79841 10-in. 5/13/1921 You're the flower of my heart, sweet Adeline Alice Nielsen Soprano vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and orchestra composer  
Columbia 80747 10-in. 12/26/1922 Old favorites waltz medley Columbia Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W141591 10-in. 2/2/1926 Sweet Adeline Shannon Quartet Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer  
(Results 26-50 of 61 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Armstrong, Harry," accessed June 13, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112040.

Armstrong, Harry. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 13, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112040.

"Armstrong, Harry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 13 June 2024.

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