Henry Burr

Real Name:
Harry Haley McClaskey
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Popular American tenor (b. January 15, 1882 St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada - d. April 6, 1941 Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A)

Argued by many to be Canada's first musical export, Henry Burr was the most popular of the many pseudonyms used by tenor Harry McClaskey (others included Irving Gillette, Henry Gillette, Alfred Alexander, Archie Alexander, Ira Allen, Harry Barr, Ralph Brainard, Robert Rice (5), Carl Ely, Frank Knapp, Al King, Shamus McClaskey, Charles Richards, Harold Spencer, and many others). See Harry McClaskey for additional profile. When credited with Albert Campbell (2), please use Campbell And Burr with ANV as needed.

One of the most famous ballad singers of the early 20th century, and one the first recording artists for Victor Records and Columbia.
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44950 Teasing — Henry Burr Henry Burr Teasing Sun Record (4) 44950 US 1905 Sell This Version
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3149 One More Day's Work For Jesus — Henry Burr Henry Burr One More Day's Work For Jesus Standard Disc Record 3149 US 1905 Sell This Version
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3236 Saviour, Lead Me Lest I Stray — Henry Burr Henry Burr Saviour, Lead Me Lest I Stray Columbia 3236 US 1905 Sell This Version
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3023 Jesus, Lover Of My Soul — Henry Burr Henry Burr Jesus, Lover Of My Soul Columbia 3023 US 1905 Sell This Version
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3205 Throw Out The Life Line — Henry Burr Henry Burr Throw Out The Life Line(Shellac, 10") Standard Disc Record 3205 US 1905 Sell This Version
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3063 There Is A Green Hill Far Away — Henry Burr Henry Burr There Is A Green Hill Far Away(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Columbia 3063 US 1905 Sell This Version
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199 Where Is My Wandering Boy To-Night? — Henry Burr Henry Burr Where Is My Wandering Boy To-Night? Columbia 199 US 1906 Sell This Version
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3424 Yield Not To Temptation — Henry Burr Henry Burr Yield Not To Temptation(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Columbia 3424 US 1906 Sell This Version
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3681 Red Wing — Henry Burr Frank C. Stanley And Henry Burr Frank C. Stanley And Henry Burr - Red Wing Standard Disc Record 3681 US 1907 Sell This Version
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3603 Won't You Come Over To My House — Henry Burr Henry Burr Won't You Come Over To My House(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Columbia 3603 US 1907 Sell This Version
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0187 In A Hammock Built For Two — Henry Burr Henry Burr In A Hammock Built For Two(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Marconi Velvet-Tone Record 0187 US 1907 Sell This Version
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7062 Sing Me To Sleep — Henry Burr Henry Burr Sing Me To Sleep(Shellac, 12", S/Sided) Zon-o-phone Record 7062 US 1907 Sell This Version
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A316 You're As Welcome As The Flowers In May / The Rosary — Henry Burr J. W. Myers / Henry Burr J. W. Myers / Henry Burr - You're As Welcome As The Flowers In May / The Rosary Columbia A316 US 1908 Sell This Version
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A268 One Sweetly Solemn Thought / Lead Kindly Light — Henry Burr Henry Burr / Unknown Artist Henry Burr / Unknown Artist - One Sweetly Solemn Thought / Lead Kindly Light Columbia A268 US 1908 Sell This Version
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A266 Throw Out The Life Line / What A Friend We Have In Jesus — Henry Burr Henry Burr / Stanley And Burr Henry Burr / Stanley And Burr - Throw Out The Life Line / What A Friend We Have In Jesus Columbia A266 US 1908 Sell This Version
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A468 Virginia Song / Red Wing — Henry Burr J. W. Myers / Stanley* And Burr* J. W. Myers / Stanley* And Burr* - Virginia Song / Red Wing Columbia A468 US 1908 Sell This Version
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A460 Silver Threads Among The Gold / The Happy German Twins — Henry Burr Henry Burr / Len Spencer And George P. Watson Henry Burr / Len Spencer And George P. Watson - Silver Threads Among The Gold / The Happy German Twins Columbia A460 US 1908 Sell This Version
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A256 Face to Face / Palm Branches — Henry Burr Henry Burr / Stanley And Burr Henry Burr / Stanley And Burr - Face to Face / Palm Branches Columbia A256 US 1908 Sell This Version
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D133 Red Wing / When Summer Tells Autumn Good-Bye — Henry Burr Stanley* And Burr* Stanley* And Burr* - Red Wing / When Summer Tells Autumn Good-Bye(Shellac, 10") Columbia Double-Face Record D133 UK 1908 Sell This Version
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1780 I Need Thee Every Hour — Henry Burr Henry Burr I Need Thee Every Hour(Shellac, 10", S/Sided, RP) Columbia 1780 US 1908 Sell This Version
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3989, 32428 Henry Burr And Frank C. Stanley Henry Burr And Frank C. Stanley - In The Garden Of My Heart / The Tango(Shellac, 10") Columbia Dance Record, Columbia Dance Record 3989, 32428 US 1908 Sell This Version
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5463 I Want You — Henry Burr Henry Burr I Want You(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Victor 5463 US 1908 Sell This Version
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949 She's The Fairest Little Flower Dear Old Dixie Ever Grew — Henry Burr Frank C. Stanley And Henry Burr Frank C. Stanley And Henry Burr - She's The Fairest Little Flower Dear Old Dixie Ever Grew(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Zon-o-phone Record 949 US 1908 Sell This Version
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A339 Ye Banks And Braes Of Bonnie Doon / Sleep Little Baby Of Mine — Henry Burr Henry Burr / William Fredricks Henry Burr / William Fredricks - Ye Banks And Braes Of Bonnie Doon / Sleep Little Baby Of Mine(Shellac, 10") Columbia A339 US 1908 Sell This Version
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A488 Because You're You / With You In Eternity — Henry Burr Frank C. Stanley And Elise Stevenson / Henry Burr Frank C. Stanley And Elise Stevenson / Henry Burr - Because You're You / With You In Eternity(Shellac, 10") Columbia A488 US 1908 Sell This Version