Egbert Van Alstyne

Egbert Anson Van Alstyne (March 4, 1878 – July 9, 1951) was an American songwriter and pianist. Van Alstyne was the composer of a number of popular and ragtime tunes of the early 20th century.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 4th, 1878 (Marengo), Died Chicago

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1900 - 1940

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

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 342 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 01201 7-in. Apr. 1900 Hula, hula cake-walk Sousa's Band Band composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3263 10-in. 4/5/1901 Hu-la hu-la cake walk Sousa's Band Band composer  
Victor A-960 7-in. 1/21/1904 Navajo Arthur Pryor Trombone solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-960 10-in. 1/21/1904 Navajo Arthur Pryor Trombone solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor A-978 7-in. 1/27/1904 Navajo Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-978 10-in. 1/27/1904 Navajo Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor A-1193 7-in. 4/7/1904 Navajo Parke Hunter ; Vess L. Ossman Banjo duet, with piano composer  
Victor B-1193 10-in. 4/7/1904 Navajo Parke Hunter ; Vess L. Ossman Banjo duet, with piano composer  
Victor C-1196 12-in. 4/7/1904 Gondolier medley Parke Hunter ; Vess L. Ossman Banjo duet composer  
Victor B-1196 10-in. 4/7/1904 Gondolier medley Parke Hunter ; Vess L. Ossman Banjo duet composer  
Victor A-1492 7-in. 6/20/1904 Tippecanoe Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1492 10-in. 6/20/1904 Tippecanoe Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor A-1550 7-in. 7/1/1904 Seminole Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1550 10-in. 7/1/1904 Seminole Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor A-1551 7-in. 7/1/1904 If I were only you Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1551 10-in. 6/30/1904 If I were only you Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1583[a] 10-in. 7/11/1904 Navajo two-step Victor Dance Orchestra [i.e., Pryor's Orchestra] Orchestra composer  
Victor C-1583[a] 12-in. 7/11/1904 Navajo two-step Victor Dance Orchestra [i.e., Pryor's Orchestra] Orchestra composer  
Victor A-1618 7-in. 7/18/1904 Navajo Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1618 10-in. 7/18/1904 Navajo Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor A-1623 7-in. 7/19/1904 My sweet magnolia Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1623 10-in. 7/19/1904 My sweet magnolia Harry Tally Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor A-1670 7-in. 9/6/1904 Back, back, back to Baltimore Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1670 10-in. 9/6/1904 Back, back, back to Baltimore Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1753 10-in. 10/11/1904 Nellie mine Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 1-25 of 342 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Van Alstyne, Egbert," accessed August 8, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116737.

Van Alstyne, Egbert. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 8, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116737.

"Van Alstyne, Egbert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 8 August 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116737

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