Cliff Hess  (1894-1959)
Last updated: 01.04.18
Cliff Hess was an American pianist and composer of popular music. He is especially remembered for his Huckleberry Finn (1917), When Alexander Takes His Ragtime Band to France (1918) and Heart Breaking Baby Doll (1919).


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Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Six Brown Brothers on "Rusty Rags" CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Eubie Blake on "Memories of You" CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif "Perfessor" Bill Edwards on "Whipped Cream Rag"
cd15.gif Wilbur Sweatman on "Jazzin' Straight Thru' Paradise" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Wilbur Sweatman on "Recorded in New York 1916-1935" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
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DBE584 The Wedding of Shimmie and Jazz (1919) - Song
T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 4½ mins.
1-2 days
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sm15.gif The Wedding of Shimmie and Jazz (1919) T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 19 works by Cliff Hess (1894-1959). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

It's a Bird! (1905) wvicon.gif
Heart-Breaking Baby Doll (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Sidney D Mitchell
Beets and Turnips (1914) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: F.E. Ahlert
I Used to Call Her Baby (1919) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hess Co-Authors: H.E. Johnson, Murray Roth
Bric-A-Brac (1915) wvicon.gif
On the Trail to Santa Fe (1919) wvicon.gif
Doodle Bug (1915) wvicon.gif
Taxation Blues (1919) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hess Co-Authors: Joe Rosey, Jos. H. Santly
Home Sickness Blues (1916) wvicon.gif
The Wedding of Shimmie and Jazz (1919) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hess Co-Author: H.E. Johnson
Huckleberry Finn (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Sam M. Lewis, Joe Young
Boll Weevil Blues (1921) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hess
Don't You Remember the Day? (1918) wvicon.gif
Corn on the Cob (1923) wvicon.gif
Regretful Blues (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: G. Clarke
When You Dunk a Doughnut Don' It Make It Nice (1926) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hess
When Alexander Takes His Ragtime Band to France (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan, Edgar Leslie
Hobby Horse Parade (1930)
Words & Music: Hess
Freckles (1919) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hess Co-Authors: H.E. Johnson, M. Ager
 
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youtube15.jpg Beets and Turnips (2:18)  
youtube15.jpg Home Sickness Blues (2:42)