Ballard MacDonald

Tin Pan Alley lyricist (October 15, 1882, Portland, Oregon – November 17, 1935, Forest Hills, New York).

Among his credits are:
Beautiful Ohio, Rose of Washington Square, Second Hand Rose, Parade of the Wooden Soldiers, Back Home Again in Indiana, The Trail of the Lonesome Pine, Play That Barbershop Chord, Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie!, Somebody Loves Me, Bend Down, Sister, Down in Bom Bombay, and On the Mississippi.
He was a charter member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP).


DXSB-7160 Ballard MacDonald - The Gershwin Years album art George Bassman's Orchestra Somebody Loves Me and 3 more… George Bassman's Orchestra - The Gershwin Years(3xLP + Box) Decca DXSB-7160 US 1959 Sell This Version
LM-514 Ballard MacDonald - Polkas con Mariachi album art Mariachi Tepatitlan La Marieta Mariachi Tepatitlan - Polkas con Mariachi(LP, Mono) Discos LM LM-514 Mexico Unknown Sell This Version