|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Full name||Harry VON TILZER|
|Relevance of this person||composer of songs used with slide sets |
|Main period of activity||N/A|
|Notes||Also 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).
|8 July 1872||born at||Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.|
|10 January 1946||73||died at||New York, New York, U.S.A.|
|Texts linked to this person||Songs (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. 6001598||Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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