George Cobb

Real Name:
George Linus Cobb
Profile:
American composer (1886-1942) best known for ragtimes, including both instrumental compositions and ragtime songs, he did also compose other works including marches and waltzes. Jack Yellen was a frequent lyricist for the songs.
His most famous work is "The Russian Rag" based on Rachmaninoff's Prelude in C-sharp minor, Op.3, No.2.
Variations:

Writing & Arrangement

17622 George Cobb - The High Cost Of Loving / Just For To-Night album art Peerless Quartet* / Will Oakland - Billy Murray Just For To-Night (as George L. Cobb) Peerless Quartet* / Will Oakland - Billy Murray - The High Cost Of Loving / Just For To-Night Victor 17622 Canada 1914 Sell This Version
17533 Victor Military Band All Aboard For Dixieland Victor Military Band - All Aboard For Dixieland / Ninette(Shellac, 10") Victor 17533 US 1914 Sell This Version
17825 George Cobb - We'll Have a Jubilee in My Old Kentucky Home / Alabama Jubilee album art Peerless Quartet* / Collins And Harlan Alabama Jubilee (as George L. Cobb) Peerless Quartet* / Collins And Harlan - We'll Have a Jubilee in My Old Kentucky Home / Alabama Jubilee(Shellac, 10") Victor 17825 US 1915 Sell This Version
5300 George Cobb - Is There Still Room For Me 'Neath The Old Apple Tree? / Are You From Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie, Too) album art Campbell & Burr* / Jones* & O'Connell* Are You From Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie, Too) (as Cobb) Campbell & Burr* / Jones* & O'Connell* - Is There Still Room For Me 'Neath The Old Apple Tree? / Are You From Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie, Too)(Shellac, 10") Rex Record (3) 5300 US 1915 Sell This Version
2663 George Cobb - Alabama Jubilee album art Collins And Harlan Alabama Jubilee (as Cobb) Collins And Harlan - Alabama Jubilee(Cyl, 4min) Edison Blue Amberol Record 2663 US 1915 Sell This Version
18212 George Cobb - On Honolulu Bay / In The Sweet Long Ago album art Peerless Quartet* / Sterling Trio On Honolulu Bay (as Cobb) Peerless Quartet* / Sterling Trio - On Honolulu Bay / In The Sweet Long Ago Victor 18212 US 1916 Sell This Version
17942 George Cobb - Are You From Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie Too) / Don't Bite The Hand That's Feeding You album art Billy Murray - Irving Kaufman / Irving Kaufman Are You From Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie Too) (as George L. Cobb) Billy Murray - Irving Kaufman / Irving Kaufman - Are You From Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie Too) / Don't Bite The Hand That's Feeding You Victor 17942 US 1916 Sell This Version
3389 George Cobb - Are You From Dixie, Because I'm From Dixie Too album art Indestructible Orchestra* Are You From Dixie, Because I'm From Dixie Too Indestructible Orchestra* - Are You From Dixie, Because I'm From Dixie Too(Cyl, 4min) Indestructible Record 3389 US 1916 Sell This Version
35539 Victor Military Band Are You From Dixie (as George L. Cobb) Victor Military Band - Hello, Hawaii! / Are You From Dixie(Shellac, 12") Victor 35539 US 1916 Sell This Version
18170 George Cobb - Out Of The Cradle / When You're Five Times Sweet Sixteen album art Sterling Trio, Peerless Quartet* When You're Five Times Sweet Sixteen (as Geo. L. Cobb) Sterling Trio, Peerless Quartet* - Out Of The Cradle / When You're Five Times Sweet Sixteen(Shellac, 10") Victor 18170 US 1916 Sell This Version
50357 George Cobb - Are You From Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie Too) / Don't Bite The Hand That's Feeding You album art Billy Murray / Walter Van Brunt Are You From Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie Too) (as Cobb) Billy Murray / Walter Van Brunt - Are You From Dixie? ('Cause I'm From Dixie Too) / Don't Bite The Hand That's Feeding You(Edison Disc) Edison Records 50357 US 1916 Sell This Version
A1721 George Cobb - Alabama Jubilee / Memphis Blues album art Collins And Harlan Alabama Jubilee (as Cobb) Collins And Harlan - Alabama Jubilee / Memphis Blues(Shellac, 10", RP) Columbia A1721 USA & Canada 1918 Sell This Version
A1921 George Cobb - My Lady Of The Telephone / Are You From Dixie? album art Sam Ash And Mixed Quintette* / Peerless Quartette Are You From Dixie? (as Cobb) Sam Ash And Mixed Quintette* / Peerless Quartette - My Lady Of The Telephone / Are You From Dixie? Columbia A1921 US 1918 Sell This Version
1025 George Cobb - Oh! Lady, Lady / Sing, Ling, Ting album art Fred Van Eps Quartette* Sing, Ling, Ting (as George L. Cobb) Fred Van Eps Quartette* - Oh! Lady, Lady / Sing, Ling, Ting(Shellac, 10", Ver) Rishell 1025 US 1918 Sell This Version
A1921 George Cobb - My Lady Of The Telephone / Are You From Dixie? album art Sam Ash And Mixed Quintette* / Peerless Quartette Are You From Dixie? (as Cobb) Sam Ash And Mixed Quintette* / Peerless Quartette - My Lady Of The Telephone / Are You From Dixie?(Shellac, 10", RP) Columbia A1921 US 1918 Sell This Version
18562 George Cobb - Peter Gink / Egyptland album art Six Brown Brothers (2) Peter Gink (as George L. Cobb) Six Brown Brothers (2) - Peter Gink / Egyptland His Master's Voice, Victor 18562 Canada 1919 Sell This Version
1055 George Cobb - Carolina Sunshine / Peter Gink album art Six Brown Brothers (2) Peter Gink (as George L. Cobb) Six Brown Brothers (2) - Carolina Sunshine / Peter Gink Emerson Records (2) 1055 US 1919 Sell This Version
A6099 George Cobb - Arabian Nights / Peter Gink album art Columbia Band Peter Gink (as Cobb) Columbia Band - Arabian Nights / Peter Gink(Shellac, 12") Columbia A6099 US 1919 Sell This Version
A2649 George Cobb - Howdy / Russian Rag album art Earl Fuller's Rector Novelty Orchestra Russian Rag (as Cobbs) Earl Fuller's Rector Novelty Orchestra - Howdy / Russian Rag(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2649 USA & Canada 1919 Sell This Version
216236 George Cobb - A Young Man's Fancy / Russian Rag album art Joseph Knecht's Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra* Russian Rag (as Cobb) Joseph Knecht's Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra* - A Young Man's Fancy / Russian Rag(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice 216236 Canada 1920 Sell This Version
18743 George Cobb - Turkey In The Straw / Russian Rag album art Pietro Deiro Russian Rag Pietro Deiro - Turkey In The Straw / Russian Rag Victor 18743 US 1921 Sell This Version
G 7629 George Cobb - Alhambra / Mefoxtroteles album art Regal Dance Orchestra Alhambra (as Geo. L. Cobb) Regal Dance Orchestra - Alhambra / Mefoxtroteles(Shellac, 10") Regal G 7629 UK 1921 Sell This Version
130-D George Cobb - The Wreck Of The Southern Old '97 / Are You From Dixie? album art Ernest Thompson Are You From Dixie? (as George L. Cobb) Ernest Thompson - The Wreck Of The Southern Old '97 / Are You From Dixie? Columbia 130-D US 1924 Sell This Version
1619-D George Cobb - Chinatown, My Chinatown / Just For Tonight album art The Whispering Pianist, (Art Gillham)* Just For Tonight (as Cobb) The Whispering Pianist, (Art Gillham)* - Chinatown, My Chinatown / Just For Tonight(Shellac, 10") Columbia 1619-D US 1929 Sell This Version
R 1797 George Cobb - Kitten On The Keys / Russian Rag / Nola / Polly album art Ivor Moreton And Dave Kaye Russian Rag Ivor Moreton And Dave Kaye - Kitten On The Keys / Russian Rag / Nola / Polly(Shellac, 10") Parlophone R 1797 UK 1934 Sell This Version