William Jerome

William Jerome

Real Name:
William Jerome Flannery
Profile:
b. September 30, 1865, Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York (USA)
d. June 25, 1932, New York (USA)

William Jerome was the stage name for this Tin Pan Alley lyricist who gained some notoriety as a comic actor in the Vaudeville circuits in the 1890's before he began to achieve success as a parody singer, lyricist and songwriter on Broadway. Known for his keen wit, versatility and originality, he is credited with furnishing songwriter Harry Dacre with the phrase "a bicycle built for two". He worked with Jean Schwartz on many songs and Broadway shows in the 1900s and early 1910s. He was the husband of popular songwriter Maude Nugent.
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William Jerome Discography

Writing & Arrangement

4607 Miss Ada Jones* I'm A Woman Of Importance (as Jerome) Miss Ada Jones* - I'm A Woman Of Importance(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Victor 4607 US 1906 Sell This Version
16695 That Girl Quartet / Lois Fox Honey Love Me All The Time That Girl Quartet / Lois Fox - Silver Bell / Honey Love Me All The Time(Shellac, 10") Victor 16695 US 1910 Sell This Version
16475 Arthur Pryor's Band / Billy Murray I'm On My Way To Reno (as Jerome) Arthur Pryor's Band / Billy Murray - Shine On Harvest Moon Barn Dance / I'm On My Way To Reno(Shellac, 10") Victor 16475 US 1912 Sell This Version
17295 Collins And Harlan / American Quartet Row, Row, Row Collins And Harlan / American Quartet - Melinda's Wedding Day / Row, Row, Row(Shellac, 10") Victor 17295 US 1913 Sell This Version
17427 Billy Murray On The Old Fall River Line (as Jerome) Billy Murray - On The Old Fall River Line / Swing, Swing, Swing (He'd Roll His Hammock Up And Say "Good-Night!")(Shellac, 10") Victor 17427 US 1913 Sell This Version
17434 Lyric Quartet (2) / Arthur Clough* A Little Bunch Of Shamrocks (I Am Holding In My Hand) (as Jerome) Lyric Quartet (2) / Arthur Clough* - My Boy / A Little Bunch Of Shamrocks (I Am Holding In My Hand)(Shellac, 10") Victor 17434 US 1913 Sell This Version
11 Unknown Artist Where Red Red Roses Grow Unknown Artist - Where Red Red Roses Grow(Shellac, 5½") Little Wonder Record 11 US 1914 Sell This Version
2334 Collins And Harlan Hesitate Me Around, Bill Collins And Harlan - Hesitate Me Around, Bill(Cyl, 4min) Edison Blue Amberol Record 2334 US 1914 Sell This Version
217 Unknown Artist Just Try To Picture Me Down Home In Tennessee Unknown Artist - Just Try To Picture Me Down Home In Tennessee(Shellac, 5½", S/Sided) Little Wonder Record 217 US 1915 Sell This Version
55080 Raymond Hitchcock Sometime (as Wm. Jerome) Raymond Hitchcock - Here Comes The Groom / Sometime(Shellac, 12") Victor 55080 US 1917 Sell This Version
18484 Sterling Trio / Peerless Quartet* A Rainbow From The U.S.A. (as Jerome) Sterling Trio / Peerless Quartet* - When We Meet In The Sweet Bye And Bye / A Rainbow From The U.S.A.(Shellac, 10") Victor 18484 US 1918 Sell This Version
A2937 Charles Harrison (3) / Peerless Quartette That Old Irish Mother Of Mine Charles Harrison (3) / Peerless Quartette - That Old Irish Mother Of Mine / There's A Typical Tipperary Over Here(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2937 US 1920 Sell This Version
18696 Sterling Trio That Old Irish Mother Of Mine Sterling Trio - That Old Irish Mother Of Mine / Just Like A Gypsy(Shellac, 10") Victor 18696 US 1920 Sell This Version
A3359 Paul Biese Trio Happy Hottentot Paul Biese Trio - Remember Me / Happy Hottentot(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3359 US 1921 Sell This Version
4839 Sophie Tucker Old King Tut Sophie Tucker - Old King Tut / Papa Better Watch Your Step(Shellac, 10") Okeh 4839 US 1923 Sell This Version
19265 American Quartet The Green Grass Grew All Around American Quartet - Old MacDonald Had A Farm / The Green Grass Grew All Around(Shellac, 10") Victor 19265 US 1924 Sell This Version
Broadway Bell-Hops Get Out And Get Under The Moon (as Jerome) Broadway Bell-Hops - Get Out And Get Under The Moon / I'd Rather Cry Over You (Than Smile At Somebody Else) Diva (4) US 1928 Sell This Version
3954 Hal Kemp And His Orchestra Get Out And Get Under The Moon (as Jerome) Hal Kemp And His Orchestra - Get Out And Get Under The Moon / Oh, Baby!(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 3954 Canada 1928 Sell This Version
1492-D Van And Schenck Van And Schenck - Get Out and Get Under the Moon / Skadatin-Dee(Shellac, 10") Columbia Phonograph Company, Inc. 1492-D US 1928 Sell This Version
1402-D Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra Get Out And Get Under The Moon Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra - C-o-n-s-t-a-n-t-i-n-o-p-l-e / Get Out And Get Under The Moon(Shellac, 10") Columbia 1402-D US 1928 Sell This Version
No. 146 Piccadilly Dance Band Get Out And Get Under The Moon Piccadilly Dance Band - Chloe / Get Out And Get Under The Moon(Shellac, 10") Piccadilly (2) No. 146 UK 1928 Sell This Version
1713-V Frank Ferera's Hawaiian Trio Get Out And Get Under The Moon (as Jerome) Frank Ferera's Hawaiian Trio - Get Out And Get Under The Moon / Lonely Nights In Hawaii(Shellac, 10") Velvet Tone 1713-V US 1928 Sell This Version
21557 Helen Kane Get Out And Get Under The Moon (as Jerome) Helen Kane - That's My Weakness Now / Get Out And Get Under The Moon(Shellac, 10") Victor 21557 US 1928 Sell This Version
4363 Red Nichols And His Five Pennies Chinatown, My Chinatown (as Jerome) Red Nichols And His Five Pennies - Chinatown, My Chinatown / On The Alamo(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 4363 US 1929 Sell This Version
1619-D The Whispering Pianist (Art Gillham)* Chinatown, My Chinatown (as Jerome) The Whispering Pianist (Art Gillham)* - Just For Tonight / Chinatown, My Chinatown(Shellac, 10") Columbia 1619-D US 1929 Sell This Version