James E. Dempsey

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1876, Died January 1st, 1918

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter

Notes: Also known as J. E. Dempsey.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-8591 10-in. 2/2/1910 The garden of roses Haydn Quartet ; Harry Macdonough Male vocal quartet and male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-8626 10-in. 2/12/1910 Moonlight in jungle land Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-11029 10-in. 9/28/1911 The hour that gave me you Arthur C. Clough Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18037 10-in. 6/29/1916 Down Honolulu way Raymond Dixon ; Alice Green Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-22445 10-in. 12/3/1918 It's never too late to be sorry Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 4164 10-in. ca. Jan.-Oct. 1909 The garden of roses Harvey Hindermyer Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 4171 10-in. ca. Jan.-Oct. 1909 Moon bird Henry Burr ; Frank C. Stanley Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 4353 10-in. ca. Jan.-Apr. 1910 Moonlight in Jungle Land Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 19587 10-in. 10/5/1911 The hour that gave me you Frank Coombs ; William H. Thompson Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 38136 10-in. 7/12/1912 Gee! But the moon makes me lonesome Manuel Romain Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 39620 10-in. 11/23/1914 Roses remind me of someone Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 46437 10-in. 2/21/1916 You're like a beautiful song Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 46912 10-in. 7/14/1916 Down Honolulu way Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 47367 10-in. 2/10/1917 If I had a son for each star in Old Glory Arthur Fields Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 77331 10-in. 9/12/1917 My rose of Waikiki Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with guitar, steel guitar, and orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 78211 10-in. 12/18/1918 It's never too late to be sorry Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia W146845 10-in. 8/15/1928 It's never too late to be sorry Art Gillham Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Edison 1061 10-in. 5/3/1912 Moonlight in Jungleland Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 5873 10-in. 11/8/1917 When you sang soprano and I sang baritone Arthur Fields ; Grace Woods Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 6461 10-in. 11/27/1918 It's never too late to be sorry Manuel Romain Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 7580 10-in. 10/13/1920 The garden of roses Lewis James Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dempsey, James E.," accessed May 12, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/115092.

Dempsey, James E.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 12, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/115092.

"Dempsey, James E.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 12 May 2021.

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