New York Stage Music 1890-1920

Music From the NY Stage

Songs from New York Musicals of nearly a century ago, as recorded by original cast members on early discs and cylinders.

Product Details

Performer: Music from N.Y. Stage
Audio CD (November 15, 1993)
Number of Discs: 3
Label: Pearl

Track Listings
Disc: 1 1890 – 1908

  • 1. The Old Homestead: Nearer, My God, To Thee – Richard Jose
  • 2. The Old Homestead: The Old Oaken Bucket – Old Homestead Double Quartet
  • 3. Castles In The Air: You Can Always Explain Things Away – DeWolf Hopper
  • 4. Ship Ahoy: The Commodore Song – Edward M. Favor
  • 5. Robin Hood: O Promise Me – Jessie Bartlett Davis
  • 6. Robin Hood: The Armorer’s Song – Eugene Cowles
  • 7. Mavourneen: Molly O – Chauncey Olcott
  • 8. 1492: The King’s Song – Edward M. Favor
  • 9. The Irish Artist: My Beautiful Irish Maid – Chauncey Olcott
  • 10. The Grand Vizier: Who Is Egen? – Thomas Q. Seabrooke
  • 11. The Widow Jones: The Bully – May Irwin
  • 12. An Artist’s Model: Laughing Song – Maurice Farkoa
  • 13. The Geisha: Chin Chin Chinaman – James T. Powers
  • 14. Shamus O’Brien: Ochone! When I Used To Be Young – Joseph O’Mara
  • 15. Sweet Inniscarra: Sweet Inniscarra – Chauncey Olcott
  • 16. The Serenade: Don Jose Of Sevilla – W.H. MacDonald/Jesse Bartlett Davis
  • 17. The Serenade: Dreaming, Dreaming, Verse 1 – Henry Clay Barnabee/George Frothingham/Helena Fredricks
  • 18. The Serenade: Dreaming, Dreaming, Verse 2 – Henry Clay Barnabee/George Frothingham/Helena Fredricks
  • 19. The Serenade: Dreaming, Dreaming, Verse 3 – Henry Clay Barnabee/George Frothingham/Helena Fredricks
  • 20. The Belle Of New York: They All Follow Me – Edna May
  • 21. The Belle Of New York: The Purity Brigade – Edna May
  • 22. The Swell Miss Fitzwell: The Frog Song – May Irwin
  • 23. Pousse Cafe: Contract Scene – Weber & Fields
  • 24. Yankee Doodle Dandy: O’Hoolihan Held The Fuse – Thomas Q. Seabrooke
  • 25. A Runaway Girl: The Soldiers In The Park, Verses 3 & 4 – Ethel Jackson/Chorus
  • 26. A Runaway Girl: The Soldiers In The Park, Verses 5 & 6 – Ethel Jackson/Chorus
  • 27. Hurly Burly: Hypnotic Scene – Weber & Fields
  • 28. The Fortune Teller: Opening Chorus Of Schoolgirls – Chorus
  • 29. The Fortune Teller: Always Do As People Say You Should – Alice Nielson
  • 30. The Fortune Teller: Finale To Second Act (Chorus Of Trumpets & Drums) – Chorus
  • 31. The Fortune Teller: Gypsy Love Song – Eugene Cowles
  • 32. Kate Kip, Buyer: When You Ain’t Got No Money, You Needn’t Come Around – May Irwin

Disc: 2

  • 1. A Romance Of Athlone: My Wild Irish Rose – Chauncey Olcott
  • 2. The Rounders: Only A Hundred Girls In The World For Me – Thomas Q. Seabrooke
  • 3. Whirl-I-Gig: Drinking Scene – Weber & Fields
  • 4. The Rogers Brothers In Central Park: How To Play Golf In Central Park (Scene) – Max & Gus Rogers
  • 5. Florodora: Tell Me, Pretty Maiden – Florodora Girls
  • 6. The Supper Club: The Maiden With The Dreamy Eyes – Thomas Q. Seabrooke
  • 7. The Toreador: The Toreador’s Song – William H. Thompson
  • 8. Sons Of Ham: The Phrenologist Coon – Bert Williams
  • 9. Sons Of Ham: All Going Out And Nothing Coming In – Bert Williams
  • 10. Sons Of Ham: My Little Zulu Babe – Bert Williams/George Walker
  • 11. A Chinese Honeymoon: I Want To Be A Lady – Katie Barry
  • 12. The Chaperons: It Seems Like Yesterday – Louise Gunning
  • 13. Sally In Our Alley: Under The Bamboo Tree – Marie Cahill/Male Chorus
  • 14. Twirly Whirly: Come Down, Ma Evenin’ Star – Lillian Russell
  • 15. A Prince Of Tatters: The Winding Of The Yarn – Al H. Wilson
  • 16. A Prince Of Tatters: Whispering Breezes – Al H. Wilson
  • 17. When Johnny Comes Marching Home: Suwanee River – William H. Thomson
  • 18. When Johnny Comes Marching Home: Katie, My Southern Rose – William H. Thompson
  • 19. When Johnny Comes Marching Home: My Own United States – William H. Thompson
  • 20. Three Little Maids: Men – Madge Crichton
  • 21. Three Little Maids: Something Sweet About Me – Madge Crichton
  • 22. Three Little Maids: The Golf Scene – G. P. Huntley/George Carroll
  • 23. Three Little Maids: My Gal Sal – Madge Crichton
  • 24. Three Little Maids: Girls, Girls – George Carroll
  • 25. Mother Goose: Hey There! May There! – George M. Cohan
  • 26. Mother Goose: I Want To Hear A Yankee Doodle Tune – George M. Cohan
  • 27. The Medal And The Maid: In Zanzibar – Emma Carus
  • 28. Piff! Paff! Pouf!: Since Dolly Dimple Made A Hit – Grace Cameron

Disc: 3

  • 1. The Yankee Counsul: Ain’t It Funny What A Difference Just A Few Hours Make? – Raymond Hitchcock
  • 2. The Yankee Counsul: In The Days Of Old – Raymond Hitchcock
  • 3. The Man From China: Fifty-Seven Ways To Catch A Man – Stella Mayhew
  • 4. Love’s Lottery: Sweet Thoughts Of Home – Ernestine Schumann-Heink
  • 5. Little Johnny Jones: I’m Mighty Glad I’m Living, That’s All – George M. Cohan
  • 6. Little Johnny Jones: Life’s A Funny Proposition After All – George M. Cohan
  • 7. The Watch On The Rhine: In Tyrol – Al H. Wilson
  • 8. Easy Dawson: And The World Goes On – Raymand Hitchcock
  • 9. The Ham Tree: Good-bye, Sweet Old Manhattan Isle – Harry Tally
  • 10. The Ham Tree: On An Automobile Honeymoon – Harry Tally
  • 11. The Ham Tree: Sweethearts In Every Town – Harry Tally
  • 12. Fritz In Tammany Hall: I’m A Woman Of Importance – Stella Mayhew
  • 13. George Washington, Jr.: I Was Born In Virginia – Ethel Levey
  • 14. Abyssinia: Nobody – Bert Williams
  • 15. Abyssinia: Let It Alone – Bert Williams
  • 16. Abyssinia: Here It Comes Again – Bert Williams
  • 17. Abyssinia: Pretty Desdemone – Bert Williams/George Walker
  • 18. Mrs. Wilson, That’s All: Mat-ri-mony – May Irwin
  • 19. Mrs. Wilson, That’s All: Moses Andrew Jackson, Goodbye – May Irwin
  • 20. The Parisian Model: I Love You, Ma Cherie – Henri Leoni
  • 21. The White Hen: Very Well, Then – Ralph C. Herz
  • 22. A Yankee Tourist: So What’s The Use? – Raymond Hitchcock
  • 23. Our Friend Fritz: Sing Me A Song Fritz – Joseph Hortiz
  • 24. The Soul Kiss: That Wasn’t All – Ralph C. Hertz