1913: Come and See the Big Parade

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All Music Guide - Simon Cantlon
This release on Archeophone Records is part of the Phonographic Yearbook series, with each edition featuring the biggest hit records of a particular yesteryear. 1913: Come and See the Big Parade contains 24 such songs and a booklet with various pictures, graphics, and extensive liner notes, making the whole package a sort of musical encyclopedia for that year. While the sound quality is less than stellar not surprising given that it was 1913, the music still shines through. The songs and the artists are unfamiliar for the most part, but they quickly grow on you. There are the deep vocals and somber tone of Alan Turner on "Till the Sands of the Desert Grow Cold" the ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Simon Cantlon
This release on Archeophone Records is part of the Phonographic Yearbook series, with each edition featuring the biggest hit records of a particular yesteryear. 1913: Come and See the Big Parade contains 24 such songs and a booklet with various pictures, graphics, and extensive liner notes, making the whole package a sort of musical encyclopedia for that year. While the sound quality is less than stellar not surprising given that it was 1913, the music still shines through. The songs and the artists are unfamiliar for the most part, but they quickly grow on you. There are the deep vocals and somber tone of Alan Turner on "Till the Sands of the Desert Grow Cold" the popularity of which had much to do with America's fascination for the Persian world at the time, the silliness of Ada Jones singing ."..and he knew just how to row, he was a rowing Romeo" on "Row! Row! Row!," the happy upbeat marching melody on the instrumental "Too Much Mustard" by Prince's Band, and Al Jolson turning in an overly dramatic rendering of "You Made Me Love You." Not to be missed is the forgotten Irving Berlin song "Snookey Oookums," performed here by Billy Murray, with such classic lyrics as "For goodness sake!/Don't keep us all awake!/With your snookey, ookey, ookey, baby talk!" 1913: Come and See the Big Parade covers an array of styles from sentimental and silly to ethnic such as the Irish songs by Chauncey Olcott and Charles Harrison and timely.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/26/2003
  • Label: Archeophone Records
  • UPC: 656605923420
  • Catalog Number: 9005
  • Sales rank: 167,659

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Till the Sands of the Desert Grow Cold - The Orchestra (3:58)
  2. 2 Row! Row! Row! - The Orchestra (2:56)
  3. 3 When the Midnight Choo-Choo Leaves for Alabam' - The Orchestra (2:24)
  4. 4 There's a Girl in the Heart of Maryland - Edgar Stoddard (3:03)
  5. 5 That Old Girl of Mine - The Orchestra (2:52)
  6. 6 The Spaniard That Blighted My Life - The Orchestra (2:50)
  7. 7 Fo' de Lawd's Sake, Play a Waltz - The Orchestra (3:07)
  8. 8 Sympathy - The Orchestra (2:55)
  9. 9 When Irish Eyes Are Smiling - Chauncey Olcott (3:34)
  10. 10 When I Lost You - The Orchestra (3:05)
  11. 11 Bagdad - The Orchestra (2:45)
  12. 12 Too Much Mustard - Prince's Band (3:23)
  13. 13 Woodman, Spare That Tree - Bert Williams (3:07)
  14. 14 The Trail of the Lonesome Pine - Campbell & Burr (2:55)
  15. 15 Melinda's Wedding Day - The Orchestra (3:51)
  16. 16 My Little Persian Rose - Peerless Quartet (3:06)
  17. 17 Pullman Porters' Parade - Al Jolson (2:52)
  18. 18 Sailing Down the Chesapeake Bay - The Orchestra (2:33)
  19. 19 Last Night Was the End of the World - The Orchestra (2:21)
  20. 20 Peg O' My Heart - The Orchestra (3:26)
  21. 21 Snookey Ookums - The Orchestra (3:03)
  22. 22 When It's Apple Blossom Time in Normandy - The Orchestra (3:13)
  23. 23 Good-Bye, Summer, So Long, Fall, Hello, Winter-Time - Peerless Quartet (3:12)
  24. 24 You Made Me Love You - Al Jolson (3:10)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Rudolf Friml Composer
Victor Herbert Composer, Contributor
Irving Berlin Composer
George Botsford Composer
Joe Goodwin Composer
Otto Harbach Composer
Richard Martin Producer
Ballard MacDonald Composer
Andrew B. Sterling Composer
Henry Burr Contributor
Albert Campbell Contributor
Helen Clark Contributor
Arthur Collins Contributor
Elsie Janis Composer, Contributor
Chauncey Olcott Composer, Contributor
William Jerome Composer
James V. Monaco Composer
Ren G. May Composer
Maurice Abrahams Composer
Ernest R. Ball Composer
Alfred Bryan Composer
Harry Carroll Composer
Fred Fischer Composer
Percy Wenrich Composer
Billy Merson Composer
Gary Graff Composer
Meagan Hennessey Producer
Joseph McCarthy Composer
Harry Gifford Composer
Al Piantadosi Composer
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