Recommended Materials


Broadway Through the Gramophone

BROADWAY THROUGH THE GRAMOPHONE: BROADWAY PRIOR TO WORLD WAR I, VOLUME 2

2-Disc collection of songs from hit Broadway productions that opened between 1909 and 1914. Tracks include the title song from Naughty Marietta from 1910.
Pearl Records # 83, 2001.


Voice of Ireland

VOICE OF IRELAND

John McCormack recordings from the early 1900’s. Tracks include his #1 hit from 1911, “Mother Machree.”
Prism Records, 2001.


Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life!

AH, SWEET MYSTERY OF LIFE: THE SONGS OF VICTOR HERBERT

23 hit recordings of the Victor Herbert catalog including “Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life,” “'Neath the Southern Moon,” “Gypsy Love Song,” "Italian Street Song," “Tramp, Tramp, Tramp” and “March of the Toys.” Artists include Victor Young, Charles Kullman and Nat Shillkret.
ASV Records # 5340, 2000.


The Old Refrain

THE OLD REFRAIN

Nelson Eddy recordings from 1935-1950. Tracks include the top ten hit from 1911, “Neath the Southern Moon.”
ASV Records # 5409, 2001.