Dorothy Terriss

Real Name:
Alfreda Theodora Strandberg (Morse)
Profile:
American lyricist from New York, wife of Theodore Morse.
She and her husband became a successful songwriting team for Tin Pan Alley collective,
while she often used the pseudonyms of Dorothy Terriss, Dolly Morse and D.A. Esrom.
Theodora also wrote lyrics for other composers such as Julian Robledo and Paul Whiteman.

Born: July 11, 1883 in Brooklyn, New York, NY
Died: November 10, 1953 in White Plains, NY
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Writing & Arrangement

64716 Dorothy Terriss - Sing Me Love's Lullaby album art Frances Alda Sing Me Love's Lullaby (Love's Lullaby Of Dreams) Frances Alda - Sing Me Love's Lullaby(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Victrola 64716 US 1917 Sell This Version
18315 Dorothy Terriss - Sing Me Love's Lullaby (Love's Lullaby Of Dreams) / Darlin' album art Tom Lamere Sing Me Love's Lullaby (Love's Lullaby Of Dreams) Tom Lamere - Sing Me Love's Lullaby (Love's Lullaby Of Dreams) / Darlin'(Shellac, 10") Victor 18315 US 1917 Sell This Version
18597 Dorothy Terriss - Sweet Hawaiian Moonlight / Hawaiian Lullaby album art Vivian HoltLillian Rosedale* / Charles Hart (2)Elliott Shaw Hawaiian Lullaby Vivian HoltLillian Rosedale* / Charles Hart (2)Elliott Shaw - Sweet Hawaiian Moonlight / Hawaiian Lullaby Victor 18597 US 1919 Sell This Version
A6150 Dorothy Terriss - Beautiful Hawaiian Love / Hiawatha's Melody Of Love album art Prince's Orchestra Beautiful Hawaiian Love (as Terriss) Prince's Orchestra - Beautiful Hawaiian Love / Hiawatha's Melody Of Love(Shellac, 12") Columbia A6150 USA & Canada 1920 Sell This Version
A2893 Dorothy Terriss - Beautiful Hawaiian Love / Hawaiian Hours With You album art Campbell And Burr Beautiful Hawaiian Love (as Terris) Campbell And Burr - Beautiful Hawaiian Love / Hawaiian Hours With You(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2893 US 1920 Sell This Version
216105 Dorothy Terriss - Smile, Dear / Beautiful Hawaiian Love album art Henry Burr / Albert Campbell (2) - Henry Burr Beautiful Hawaiian Love (as Ferriss) Henry Burr / Albert Campbell (2) - Henry Burr - Smile, Dear / Beautiful Hawaiian Love(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice 216105 Canada 1920 Sell This Version
18647 Dorothy Terriss - Mystery! / Oh! album art Paul Biese And His Novelty Orchestra* Introducing, and 1 more… Paul Biese And His Novelty Orchestra* - Mystery! / Oh!(Shellac, 10") Victor 18647 US 1920 Sell This Version
18656 Dorothy Terriss - Daddy, You've Been A Mother To Me / Just Like The Rose album art Henry Burr / Charles Harrison (3) Just Like The Rose (as Terriss) Henry Burr / Charles Harrison (3) - Daddy, You've Been A Mother To Me / Just Like The Rose(Shellac, 10") Victor 18656 US 1920 Sell This Version
020638 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Moon River album art DePace Brothers Three O'Clock In The Morning (as Terriss) DePace Brothers - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Moon River(Shellac, 10") Actuelle 020638 US 1921 Sell This Version
A2012 Dorothy Terriss - Call Me Back, Pal O' Mine / Three O'Clock In The Morning album art Lewis James / Crescent Trio Three O'Clock In The Morning Lewis James / Crescent Trio - Call Me Back, Pal O' Mine / Three O'Clock In The Morning Okeh A2012 Australia 1922 Sell This Version
66109 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'clock In The Morning album art John McCormack (2) Three O'clock In The Morning John McCormack (2) - Three O'clock In The Morning Victrola 66109 US 1922 Sell This Version
020791 Dorothy Terriss - Smilin' Through / Three O'Clock In The Morning album art Casino Dance Orchestra Three O'Clock In The Morning (as Terriss) Casino Dance Orchestra - Smilin' Through / Three O'Clock In The Morning Pathé Actuelle 020791 US 1922 Sell This Version
45309 Dorothy Terriss - Indiana Lullaby / Marchéta album art Olive Kline, Elsie Baker Indiana Lullaby Olive Kline, Elsie Baker - Indiana Lullaby / Marchéta Victor 45309 US 1922 Sell This Version
020808 Dorothy Terriss - My Buddy / Underneath The Japanese Moon album art Chester Young / Frank Sterling (3) Underneath The Japanese Moon (as Terriss) Chester Young / Frank Sterling (3) - My Buddy / Underneath The Japanese Moon(Shellac, 10") Pathé Actuelle 020808 US 1922 Sell This Version
2322 Dorothy Terriss - Lovely Lucerne / Three O'Clock In The Morning album art Fred Fradkin Three O'Clock In The Morning (as Terriss) Fred Fradkin - Lovely Lucerne / Three O'Clock In The Morning(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 2322 US 1922 Sell This Version
2193 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Indiana Lullaby album art Carl Fenton's Orchestra Indiana Lullaby (as Terriss) and 1 more… Carl Fenton's Orchestra - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Indiana Lullaby(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 2193 US 1922 Sell This Version
4945 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Coal Black Mammy album art Billy Jones (4) / Ernest Hare Three O'Clock In The Morning (as Terriss) Billy Jones (4) / Ernest Hare - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Coal Black Mammy(Shellac, 10") Gennett 4945 US 1922 Sell This Version
2091 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Dear Old Southland album art Mr. "X" (2) / Arthur Fields Three O'Clock In The Morning (as Terriss) Mr. "X" (2) / Arthur Fields - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Dear Old Southland(Shellac, 10") Grey Gull 2091 US 1922 Sell This Version
787 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Your Eyes Have Told Me So album art John McCormack (2) Three O'Clock In The Morning John McCormack (2) - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Your Eyes Have Told Me So(Shellac, 10") Victrola 787 1922 Sell This Version
12025 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'Clock In The Morning / All Over Nothing At All album art Apollo Male Quartette (2) / Charles Cinway Three O'Clock In The Morning (as Terriss) Apollo Male Quartette (2) / Charles Cinway - Three O'Clock In The Morning / All Over Nothing At All(Shellac, 10") Perfect (3) 12025 US 1922 Sell This Version
1125 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Bells Of St. Mary's album art Billy Burton (4) / Walter Scanlan Three O'Clock In The Morning Billy Burton (4) / Walter Scanlan - Three O'Clock In The Morning / Bells Of St. Mary's(Shellac, 10") Banner 1125 US 1922 Sell This Version
24032 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'Clock In The Morning / For The Sake Of Auld Lang Syne album art Colin O'More Three O'Clock In The Morning (as Terriss) Colin O'More - Three O'Clock In The Morning / For The Sake Of Auld Lang Syne(Shellac, 10", Bro) Vocalion (2) 24032 US 1922 Sell This Version
208 Dorothy Terriss - Three O'Clock In The Morning / By The Old Ohio Shore album art Cameo Dance Orchestra Three O'Clock In The Morning (as Terris) Cameo Dance Orchestra - Three O'Clock In The Morning / By The Old Ohio Shore(Shellac, 10") Muse Phonograph Record 208 US 1922 Sell This Version
19019 Dorothy Terriss - Underneath The Mellow Moon / Wonderful One album art Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra Wonderful One = Maravilloso Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra - Underneath The Mellow Moon / Wonderful One Victor 19019 Canada 1923 Sell This Version
14508 Dorothy Terriss - Wonderful One / Mellow Moon album art Selvin's Dance Orchestra* Wonderful One (as Terriss) Selvin's Dance Orchestra* - Wonderful One / Mellow Moon(Shellac, 10", Bro) Vocalion (2) 14508 USA & Canada 1923 Sell This Version