Person record: VON TILZER, Harry  (1872-1946)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameHarry VON TILZER
Gendermale
Relevance of this personcomposer of songs used with slide sets 
Main period of activityN/A
NotesAlso active as a music publisher.
His name at birth was Harry Gumm, shortened from Gummbinsky or Gummblinsky. He took the name Von Tilzer in 1888 (it's an alternative name, not a pseudonym as such). 
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
8 July 1872born atDetroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
10 January 194673died atNew York, New York, U.S.A.
Texts linked to this personSongs (5)

Andrew B. Sterling and Harry Von Tilzer, Last night was the end of the world (London: Francis, Day & Hunter, 1912)

Arthur J. Lamb and Harry Von Tilzer, Mamma number two (London: Von Tilzer Music Co., 1901)

Andrew B. Sterling and Harry Von Tilzer, Top o' the mornin' (London: Francis, Day & Hunter, 1907)

Howard Graham and Harry Von Tilzer, When the harvest days are over (London: Francis, Day & Hunter, 1900)

Percy Edgar and Harry Von Tilzer, When the roses bloom in May-time, sweet Doreen (London: Shapiro, Von Tilzer Music Co., 1909)

Lucerna ID no. 6001598Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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