Percy Edgar

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-30450 10-in. 7/1/1924 When love dies Rosa Hamilton Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-31290 10-in. 10/30/1924 When love dies Elsie Baker Female vocal solo, with cello and orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 6658 12-in. approximately 1915 The family ghost George Robey Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 6659 12-in. approximately 1915 What was there was good George Robey Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick 11247-11248 10-in. 9/11/1923 The ragged vagabond Frank Oldfield Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick [Br (U.K.) cat 134-a] 10-in. approximately Oct. 1927 Malta Ord Hamilton ; Kel Keech Male vocal duet, with banjulele lyricist  
Edison 3749 10-in. 5/5/1915 Drifting with the silver tide Marie Morrisey ; Frederick J. Wheeler Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 3858 10-in. 6/8/1915 Drifting with the silver tide Helen Clark ; Frederick J. Wheeler Vocal duet (contralto and baritone), with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 4805 10-in. 6/20/1916 San san soo George Wilton Ballard Male vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 5531 10-in. 5/1/1917 Is it nothing to you Betsy Lane Shepherd Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison 9618 10-in. 7/15/1924 To-night a dream, to-morrow a memory Walter Scanlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 9788 10-in. 10/14/1924 Someday in somebody's eyes Walter Scanlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Edgar, Percy," accessed October 19, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202864.

Edgar, Percy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202864.

"Edgar, Percy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 19 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/202864

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