"Virtual Gramophone is a multimedia website devoted to the early days of Canadian recorded sound, providing an overview of the 78-rpm era in Canada. The database contains information for 78-rpm and cylinder recordings released in Canada from 1900 to 1950, as well as foreign recordings featuring Canadian artists and/or compositions. Each database record provides information about an original recording, such as its title and performer, relevant dates, and details about the label and disc. "
"The Collection includes a variety of popular music from marches to rag-time to jazz, pieces made popular by the top performers of the era, themes of patriotism, love, the many roles of women, and the war itself, often with humor, as well as the story of music publishing in the U.S., in particular. " University of South Carolina
Over There. Send Me a Curl. We're All Going Calling on the Kaiser. Oh Frenchy. Goodbye Broadway; Hello France. Throw No Stones in the Well That Gives You Water. Somewhere in France is Daddy. So Long Mother. What Are You Going to Do to Help the Boys? Just Like Washington Crossed the Delaware. If I'm Not at the Roll Call. They'll Be So Proud in Dixie of Their Old Black Joe. Do Something. Liberty Bell. When You Come Back and You Will Come Back. What a Wonderful Message from Home. I Don't Want to Get Well. Long Boy. When Alexander Takes His Ragtime Band to France. I'm Going to Pin a Medal on the Girl I Left Behind. Don't Try to Steal the Sweetheart of a Soldier. The Dixie Volunteers. Let's All Be Americans Now. When I Send You a Picture of Berlin. Cheer Up Father; Cheer Up Mother. Bring Me a Letter from My Old Home Town. That's a Mother's Liberty Loan. There's a Green Hill Out in Flanders.
Goodbye Broadway, Hello France. Where Do We Go From Here? Cheer Up Mother. When the War is Over, I'll Return to You. Au Revoir But Not Goodbye. A Baby's Prayer at Twilight. Lorraine. Watch, Hope, Wait Little Girl. Oh How I Wish I Could Sleep. My Daddy's Star. Belgian Rose. Laddie Boy. Somewhere in France is Daddy.
Book Sources: Music - WWI
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