Chas. R. McCarron

Charles Russell McCarron (1891 – January 28, 1919) was a United States Tin Pan Alley composer and lyricist. McCarron is credited on such numbers as "Fido Is a Hot Dog Now", "Your Lips Are No Man's Land But Mine", "Our Country's In It Now, We've Got to Win It Now", and "Eve Wasn't Modest 'till She Ate that Apple". He collaborated with other composers including Albert Von Tilzer, Carey Morgan, and Chris Smith.

He died of pneumonia at his home in New York on January 28, 1919 at age 27.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1891, Died New York City

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer, songwriter

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 98 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-406 10-in. 9/9/1903 Down where the Swanee River flows Franklyn Wallace Male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor A-1448 7-in. 6/8/1904 Down where the Swanee River flows Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet, with piano lyricist  
Victor B-1448 10-in. 6/9/1904 Down where the Swanee River flows Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet, with piano lyricist  
Victor B-6723 10-in. 1/14/1909 Down where the Swanee River flows Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-12567 10-in. 11/5/1912 At the levee on revival day Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-14780 10-in. 4/30/1914 Fido is a hot dog now Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-15140 10-in. 8/21/1914 Poor Pauline Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-15177 10-in. 9/4/1914 Where the oceans meet in Panama (That's where I'll meet you) Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-15734 10-in. 2/24/1915 That southern hospitality Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-15995 10-in. 5/5/1915 She lives down in our alley Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-16715 10-in. 10/25/1915 When old Bill Bailey plays the ukalele Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-16716 10-in. 10/25/1915 If you only had my disposition Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-16792 10-in. 11/18/1915 Out of a city of six million people (Why did you pick on me?) Ada Jones Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor C-16827 12-in. 11/30/1915 When old Bill Bailey plays the ukalele Victor Orchestra Orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-16916 10-in. 12/17/1915 At the fountain of youth Dan W. Quinn Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-16918 10-in. 12/17/1915 When you're dancing the old-fashioned waltz Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor C-16952 12-in. 1/3/1916 When old Bill Bailey plays the ukalele Victor Military Band Band songwriter  
Victor B-17022 10-in. 1/18/1916 Since Mother goes to the movie shows Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-17259 10-in. 3/6/1916 Down where the Swanee River flows Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-17492 10-in. 4/13/1916 Honky tonky one-step Victor Military Band Band composer  
Victor B-17763 10-in. 6/1/1916 When old Bill Bailey plays the ukulele Nora Bayes Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18061 10-in. 7/5/1916 Oh! How she could yacki hacki wicki wacki woo Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-19109 10-in. 1/22/1917 The Honolulu hicki boola boo American Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-19501 10-in. 3/22/1917 When the sun goes down in Dixie (And the moon begins to rise) Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-19517 10-in. 3/27/1917 Eve wasn't modest till she ate that apple (We'll have to pass the apples again) Louis J. Winsch Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 98 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McCarron, Chas. R.," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112055.

McCarron, Chas. R.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112055.

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