Rudolf Friml  (1879-1972)
Last updated: 22.06.17
According to the Internet source given below, Rudolf Friml was a Czech-born American pianist and composer of popular songs and operettas. He studied music at the Prague conservatory and accompanied the violinist Jan Kubelik, performing both in Europe and America. Friml settled in New York as a composer in 1906. His best known works include The Firefly (1912), Katinka (1915), Rose Marie (1924), The Vagabond King (1925) and The Three Musketeers (1930). Amongst his songs Donkey Serenade and Indian Love Call. have since become evergreen standards. He was an active pianist well into his eighties until his death in Hollywood.


CDs :
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Peter Bocage on "Peter Bocage with the Creole Serenaders and the Love-Jiles Ragtime Orchestra" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Various Artists on "American Light Music Classics" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
Brass Music CDs:
cd15.gif South Shore Circus Concert Band on "Sounds of the Circus - Volume 24" CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif

Further sheet music at DBE: ON HOLD
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 83 works by Rudolf Friml (1879-1972). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

Etude Fantastique (1901) wvicon.gif
Smoke Rings (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach, William Carey Duncan
Twilight (1908) wvicon.gif
Love Everlasting (1922c) wvicon.gif
Words by: Catherine Chisholm Cushing
The Dawn of Love (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
Chansonette (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: Dailey Paskman, Sigmund Spaeth, Irving Caesar
De Trop (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
In Love With Love (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: Dailey Paskman
The Firefly (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto A. Harbach
On Hawaiian Shores (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edward Clark
Giannina Mia (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
One Good Time : Cinders (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edward Clark
In Sapphire Seas (1912) wvicon.gif
Arr. by Homer N Bartlett
The Door of Her Dreams (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Oscar Hammerstein, Otto Harbach
Love Is Like a Firefly (1912) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Friml Words by: Otto Harbach [Hauerbach]
Door of My Dreams (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Herbert Stothart Words by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein 2nd
Sympathy (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto A. Harbach, Gus Kahn
Indian Love Call (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein 2nd
When a Maid Comes Knocking at Your Door (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
The Lost World (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Harry Bache Smith
Arr. by Jeanne Gravelle
The Bubble (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
The Mounties (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Herbert Stothart Words by: Oscar Hammerstein, Otto Harbach
Butterfly Waltz (1913) wvicon.gif
On the Blue Lagoon With You (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Dailey Paskman
Is This Love at Last? (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Hauerbach
Rose-Marie (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein 2nd
Jim (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Hauerbach
Totem Tom Tom (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Herbert Stothart Words by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein 2nd
Love's Own Kiss (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach [Hauerbach]
Why Shouldn't We (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Herbert Stothart Words by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II
Something Seems Tingle-Ingleing (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach [Hauerbach]
Love For Sale! (1925) wvicon.gif
Words by: Brian Hooker
And the Dream Comes True (1914) wvicon.gif
Words by: Herbert Reynolds, Harold Atteridge
Only a Rose (1925) wvicon.gif
Words by: Brian Hooker
Listen Dear (1914) wvicon.gif
Words by: Herbert Reynolds, Harold Atteridge
Some Day (1925) wvicon.gif
Words by: Brian Hooker
Rackety Coo! (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Hauerbach
Song of the Vagabonds (1925) wvicon.gif
Words by: Brian Hooker
Allah's Holiday (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
Florida, the Moon and You (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Gene Buck
Buck Up! (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach, Edward Clark
No Foolin' (1926) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: James F. Hanley Words by: Gene Buck, Irving Caesar
He Will Understand (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Hauerbach, Edward Clark
We'll Have a Kingdom (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II
Katinka (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
The Wild Rose (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II
Love-Land (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Hauerbach, Edward Clark
Give Me One Hour (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Brian Hooker
My Paradise (1916)
Words by: Otto Harbach
Love Is the Sun (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Clifford Grey
I'm Only Dreaming (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach, Edward Clark
Ma Belle (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Clifford Grey
We'll Drift Along (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Hauerbach, Edward Clark
March of the Musketeers (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Clifford Grey, P.G. Wodehouse
You're in Love (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach, Edward Clark
Queen of My Heart (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Clifford Grey
Beautiful Night (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Rida Johnson Young
White Eagle (1928) wvicon.gif
Co-Authors: Brian. Hooker, Albert Barbelle, Edwin Milton Royle
Dearie (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Rida Johnson Young
I'll Follow the Trail (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. Keirn Brennan
I Love You, Dear (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Catherine Chisholm Cushing
Luana (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. Keirn Brennan
Keep on Smiling (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Rida Johnson Young
One Wonderful Night (1932) wvicon.gif
No One But You (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Rida Johnson Young
And Still I Love You (1933) wvicon.gif
Words by: Irving Caesar
Picking Peaches (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Rida Johnson Young
Annina (1934) wvicon.gif
Words by: Rowland Leigh, William Thiele, John Shubert
So Undulating, So Fascinating (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Catherine Chisholm Cushing
My Heart Is Yours (1934) wvicon.gif
Words by: Rowland Leigh, William Thiele, John Shubert
Some Time (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Rida Johnson Young
The Donkey Serenade (1937) wvicon.gif
Words by: Dailey Paskman, Sigmund Spaeth, Irving Caesar, Robert Wright, Chet Forrest
I've Told My Love (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
He Who Loves and Runs Away (1937) wvicon.gif
Words by: Gus Kahn
Dear Love, My Love (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Brian Hooke
I Want the World to Know (1937) wvicon.gif
Words by: Gus Kahn
Sweet Dreams (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach, Bide Dudley
Darling, Je Vous Adore (1952) wvicon.gif
Words by: Dailey Paskman
Bring Back My Blushing Rose (1921) wvicon.gif
Words by: Gene Buck
Bon Jour (1956) wvicon.gif
Words by: Johnny Burke
Cutie (1921) wvicon.gif
Words by: Brian Hooker
Marche Grotesque (?) wvicon.gif
L'amour, Toujours, L'amour (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: Catherine C. Cushing