Jack Judge

John "Jack" Judge (3 December 1872 – 25 July 1938) was a British songwriter and music-hall entertainer best remembered for writing the song "It's a Long Way to Tipperary". Judge originally wrote and sang the song in 1912, but the far more widely known John McCormack acquired greater name recognition with the song.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 3rd, 1878 (Oldbury), Died July 25th, 1938 (West Bromwich)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E21782 10-in. 3/8/1927 It’s a long, long way to Tipperary McClung Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar composer  
Brunswick E21780-E21781 10-in. 3/7/1927 It’s a long, long way to Tipperary McClung Brothers Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin) and guitar composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jack Judge," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/322889.

Jack Judge. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/322889.

"Jack Judge." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/322889

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