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 51-61 of 61 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W141592 10-in. 2/2/1926 Nellie Dean Shannon Quartet Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer, lyricist  
Columbia 145598 10-in. 1/31/1928 Sweet Elaine Knickerbocker Quartet Male vocal quartet, with piano composer  
Columbia C1441 10-in. 7/17/1936 Medley of bar-room songs Sweet Violet Boys String band, with male vocal ensemble composer  
OKeh 587 10-in. ca. Jan. 1919 Flower of my heart Reed Miller Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-7117 10-in. ca. Dec. 1919 I love you just the same Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra songwriter  
OKeh S-70946 10-in. Oct. 1922 Sweet Adeline Shannon Four Male vocal quartet, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick E27326 10-in. 4/11/1928 Sweet Elaine Ritz Quartet Male vocal quartet, with piano composer  
Brunswick E28799 10-in. 12/6/1928 Sweet Adeline (You’re the flower of my heart) Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick C6537 10-in. Dec. 1930 Can’t you see I’m lonely Ben Bernie Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) composer  
Edison 6968 10-in. 10/9/1919 I love you just the same, sweet Adeline Premier Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 11290 10-in. 11/9/1926 Sweet Adeline, you're the flower of my heart Metropolitan Mixed Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
(Results 51-61 of 61 records)


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Armstrong, Harry," accessed June 25, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112040.

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