Abner Silver

Real Name:
Abner Silver
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Songwriter/composer, born 28 December 1899 in New York, New York, died 24 November 1966 in New York, New York.

Most active during the 1920s and 1930s, he (co-)wrote almost 300 songs including hits such as I'm Goin' South (1923), Chasing Shadows (1925) and Every Now And Then (1935). Silver often collaborated with Al Lewis and Al Sherman (2).
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Writing & Arrangement

A2937 Abner Silver - That Old Irish Mother Of Mine / There's A Typical Tipperary Over Here album art Charles Harrison (3) / Peerless Quartette There's A Typical Tipperary Over Here (as Silver) Charles Harrison (3) / Peerless Quartette - That Old Irish Mother Of Mine / There's A Typical Tipperary Over Here(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2937 USA & Canada 1920 Sell This Version
50683 Abner Silver - Pretty Kitty Kelly / There's A Typical Tipperary Over Here album art William Bonner / Premier Quartet There's A Typical Tipperary Over Here William Bonner / Premier Quartet - Pretty Kitty Kelly / There's A Typical Tipperary Over Here(Edison Disc) Edison Records 50683 US 1920 Sell This Version
18712 Abner Silver - Oh Gee! Say Gee! You Ought To See My Gee Gee From The Fiji Isle / My Home Town Is A One-Horse Town But It's Big Enough For Me album art Billy Murray / Victor Roberts And Harmonizers Quartet My Home Town Is A One-Horse Town But It's Big Enough For Me Billy Murray / Victor Roberts And Harmonizers Quartet - Oh Gee! Say Gee! You Ought To See My Gee Gee From The Fiji Isle / My Home Town Is A One-Horse Town But It's Big Enough For Me(Shellac, 10") Victor 18712 US 1921 Sell This Version
11111 Abner Silver - Angel Child / Venetian Love Boat album art Frisco Syncopators Angel Child (as Silver) Frisco Syncopators - Angel Child / Venetian Love Boat(Shellac, 10") Broadway (9) 11111 US 1922 Sell This Version
2249 Abner Silver - Lola Lo / Angel Child album art Selvin's Orchestra Angel Child (as Silver) Selvin's Orchestra - Lola Lo / Angel Child(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 2249 US 1922 Sell This Version
X-9279 Abner Silver - Ka-Lu-A / Say It While Dancing  album art Selvin's Dance Orchestra / The Bar Harbor Society Orchestra Say It While Dancing Selvin's Dance Orchestra / The Bar Harbor Society Orchestra - Ka-Lu-A / Say It While Dancing (Shellac, 10") Vocalion (2) X-9279 UK 1922 Sell This Version
1595 Abner Silver - Angel Child album art Unknown Artist Angel Child Unknown Artist - Angel Child(Shellac, 5½", S/Sided) Little Wonder Record 1595 US 1922 Sell This Version
18870 Abner Silver - My Mammy Knows / Angel Child album art The Benson Orchestra Of Chicago Angel Child (as Silver) The Benson Orchestra Of Chicago - My Mammy Knows / Angel Child(Shellac, 10") Victor 18870 US 1922 Sell This Version
14293 Abner Silver - Angel Child / Lola Lo album art Yerkes' S. S. Flotilla Orchestra Angel Child (as Silver) Yerkes' S. S. Flotilla Orchestra - Angel Child / Lola Lo(Shellac, 10") Vocalion (2) 14293 US 1922 Sell This Version
51020 Abner Silver - Say It While Dancing / Rose Of Bombay album art Broadway Dance Orchestra / Rudy Wiedoeft's Californians Say It While Dancing (as Silver) Broadway Dance Orchestra / Rudy Wiedoeft's Californians - Say It While Dancing / Rose Of Bombay(Edison Disc) Edison Records 51020 US 1922 Sell This Version
A3568 Abner Silver - Angel Child / Angel Child album art The Columbians Dance Orchestra De Luxe / Al Jolson The Columbians Dance Orchestra De Luxe / Al Jolson - Angel Child / Angel Child(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3568 US 1922 Sell This Version
4546 Abner Silver - She's A Mean Job / Angel Child album art The Original Six Angel Child (as A. Silver) The Original Six - She's A Mean Job / Angel Child(Shellac, 10") Okeh 4546 US 1922 Sell This Version
14010 Abner Silver - Angel Child / Cutie album art Charleston Novelty Orchestra Angel Child (as Silver) Charleston Novelty Orchestra - Angel Child / Cutie(Shellac, 10") Perfect (3) 14010 US 1922 Sell This Version
252 Abner Silver - Say It While Dancing / Parade Of The Wooden Soldiers album art Golden Gate Orchestra Say It While Dancing (as Silver) Golden Gate Orchestra - Say It While Dancing / Parade Of The Wooden Soldiers(Shellac, 10") Cameo (3) 252 US 1922 Sell This Version
4942 Abner Silver - Say It While Dancing / When The Leaves Come Tumbling Down album art Joe Samuels And His Master Players Say It While Dancing (as Silver) Joe Samuels And His Master Players - Say It While Dancing / When The Leaves Come Tumbling Down(Shellac, 10") Gennett 4942 US 1922 Sell This Version
9395 Abner Silver - Yes, We Have No Bananas / Bebe album art Bailey's Lucky Seven Bebe (as Silver) Bailey's Lucky Seven - Yes, We Have No Bananas / Bebe(Shellac, 10") Starr Gennett 9395 Canada 1923 Sell This Version
A3880 Abner Silver - When Will The Sun Shine For Me? / Morning Will Come album art Charles Hart (2) And Elliott Shaw / Al Jolson When Will The Sun Shine For Me? Charles Hart (2) And Elliott Shaw / Al Jolson - When Will The Sun Shine For Me? / Morning Will Come(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3880 US 1923 Sell This Version
4883 Abner Silver - I Never Miss The Sunshine / Bebe album art Guyon's Paradise Orchestra / Markels Orchestra* Bebe Guyon's Paradise Orchestra / Markels Orchestra* - I Never Miss The Sunshine / Bebe(Shellac, 10") Okeh 4883 US 1923 Sell This Version
020996 Abner Silver - Bebe / Electric Girl album art Golden Gate Orchestra / Hazay Natzy And His Orchestra Bebe (as Silver) Golden Gate Orchestra / Hazay Natzy And His Orchestra - Bebe / Electric Girl(Shellac, 10") Pathé Actuelle 020996 US 1923 Sell This Version
51067 Abner Silver - Keep It Under Your Hat / When Will The Sun Shine For Me album art Robert Denning / George Wilton Ballard When Will The Sun Shine For Me Robert Denning / George Wilton Ballard - Keep It Under Your Hat / When Will The Sun Shine For Me(Edison Disc) Edison Records 51067 US 1923 Sell This Version
19126 Abner Silver - When Will The Sun Shine For Me? / Carolina Mammy album art Sterling Trio When Will The Sun Shine For Me? Sterling Trio - When Will The Sun Shine For Me? / Carolina Mammy(Shellac, 10") Victor 19126 US 1923 Sell This Version
2436 Abner Silver - When Will The Sun Shine For Me / Down By The River album art The Cotton Pickers When Will The Sun Shine For Me (as Silver) The Cotton Pickers - When Will The Sun Shine For Me / Down By The River(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 2436 US 1923 Sell This Version
11275 Abner Silver - When Will The Sun Shine For Me / Just A Girl That Men Forget album art Hugh Donovan When Will The Sun Shine For Me Hugh Donovan - When Will The Sun Shine For Me / Just A Girl That Men Forget(Shellac, 10") Puritan 11275 US 1923 Sell This Version
301 Abner Silver - Carry Me Back To My Carolina Home / Rose Of The Rio Grande album art The Caroliners / Cameo Dance Orchestra Carry Me Back To My Carolina Home (as Silver) The Caroliners / Cameo Dance Orchestra - Carry Me Back To My Carolina Home / Rose Of The Rio Grande(Shellac, 10") Cameo (3) 301 US 1923 Sell This Version
18975 Abner Silver - Carry Me Back To My Carolina Home / A Picture Without A Frame album art Albert Campbell (2) - Henry Burr / Peerless Quartet* Carry Me Back To My Carolina Home Albert Campbell (2) - Henry Burr / Peerless Quartet* - Carry Me Back To My Carolina Home / A Picture Without A Frame(Shellac, 10") Victor 18975 US 1923 Sell This Version