Louis Achille Hirsch  (1887-1924)
Last updated: 20.02.17
According to the Internet source given below, Louis Achille Hirsch was an American composer of popular music. He studied at City College of New York and had ambitions of becoming a concert pianist. To achieve this he went briefly to the Berlin Stern Conservatory for a few months with Rafael Joseffy but returned to New York in 1906 to work in Tin Pan Alley some of his melodies being used in various Broadway shows, including The Gay White Way, Miss Innocence , and The Girl and the Wizard. In 1911, Hirsch wrote the scores for the Revue of Revues and Vera Violettawhich starred Al Jolson. 1912 brought The Passing Show of 1912, Always Together and The Wedding Guide.
Hirsch travelled to England in 1913 returning to the US at the start of WW1 going on to be involved in the Ziegfeld Follies. Among his many hits were Sweet Kentucky Lady (1914), Hello Frisco! (1915), Going Up (1917) and Love Nest (1920) his most successful song. He died in New York City, in his prime, of pneumonia.


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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 70 works by Louis Achille Hirsch (1887-1924). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

My Twilight Queen (1907)
Everybody Ought to Know How to Do the Tickle Toe (1918)
My Post Card Girl (1908) wvicon.gif
Words by: Addison Burkhardt
Garden of My Dreams (1918) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: D. Stamper Words by: Gene Buck
Years Years Years (1908) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jean C. Havez
Going Up (1918)
That Cuddlin' Rag (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: E. Ray Goetz
I Wonder Whether I've Loved You All My Life (1918)
Words by: P. G Wodehouse
Sentimental Moon (1910) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Ben M. Jerome Words by: Edward Madden
Just You Alone (1918)
Words by: Rennold Wolf
Come and Dance With Me (1911)
The Rainbow Girl (1918) wvicon.gif
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The Gaby Glide (1911) wvicon.gif
Words by: Harry Pilcer
The Tickle Toe - Song (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
When You Hear Love's Hello (1911)
Co-Author: Melville Gideon Words by: Harold Richard Atteridge
The Tickle Toe (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
The Bacchanal Rag (1912) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hirsch
When I Hear a Sycopated Tune (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Gene Buck
Fare Thee Well, Dreamy (1912) wvicon.gif
Co-Authors: Blossom Seeley, Rose Starmer
Yankee Doodle's Going to Berlin (1918)
Go Right on Your Way (1912) wvicon.gif
Co-Authors: Blossom Seeley, Rose Starmer
Peep! - Peep! (1919)
Words by: Earl Derr Biggers
How Do You Do, Miss Ragtime (1912) wvicon.gif
Co-Authors: Blossom Seeley, Rose Starmer
See-Saw (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Earl Derr Biggers
My Sumurun Girl (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Al Jolson
When Two Hearts Discover (1919)
Words by: Earl Derr Biggers
Somehow, Sometime, Some Place (1912) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hirsch
Anything You Want to Do, Dear (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
The Wedding Glide (1912) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hirsch
The Love Nest (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
When Was There Ever a Night Like This (1912) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Hirsch
Mary (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
You Won't Have to Pick Any Daisies Apart to Find Out Whether I Love You (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: Will D. Cobb
Waiting (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
The Balloon Song (1914) wvicon.gif
I Wonder How I Ever Passed You By (1921)
Words by: Otto Harbach
Sweet Kentucky Lady (1914) wvicon.gif
Words by: William Jerome
Learn to Smile (1921) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
Teach Me to Float on the Rolling Sea (1914c) wvicon.gif
Words by: George Arthurs
The O'Brien Girl (1921c) wvicon.gif
Hello Frisco! (1915) wvicon.gif
My Rambler Rose (1922) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: D. Stamper Words by: Gene Buck
Hello Frisco! - Song (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: Gene Buck
Neath the South Sea Moon (1922) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Dave Stamper Words by: Gene Buck
Hello! Melbourne (1915) wvicon.gif
Nightingale Bring Me a Rose (1922)
Words by: John Murray Anderson, Irving Caesar
Hold Me in Your Loving Arms (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: Gene Buck
Sixty Seconds Ev'ry Minute (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: Irving Caeser, John Murray Anderson
Marie Odile (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: Channing Pollock, Rennold Wolf
Sweetheart Lane (1922)
Words by: John Murray Anderson, Irving Caesar
Bachelor Days (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Gene Buck
Throw Me a Kiss (1922) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: D. Stamper Words by: Gene Buck
I Left Her on the Beach at Honolulu (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Gene Buck
Weaving My Dreams (1922)
Do It For Me (1917)
Annabel Lee (1923)
I'll Think of You Will You Think of Me? (1917)
Words by: Rennold Wolf
Moonlight Kisses (1923)
If You Look in Her Eyes (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Otto Harbach
You Are My Rain-Beau (1923)
Kiss Me (1917) wvicon.gif
Beautiful Lady, Tell Me (1928)
Words by: Rennold Wolf
My Rainbow Girl (1917)
Me and the Moon (1936) wvicon.gif
Words by: Santly Bros.
You're the Finest of Them All (1917)
Words by: Rennold Wolf
The Man I Love (?)
Co-Author: Benjamin M. Jerome Words by: Edward Madden
Boat Song (1918)
Words by: P. G Wodehouse
Merry Wedding Bells (?)
Co-Author: Benjamin M. Jerome Words by: Edward Madden
City of Dreams (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: P.G. Wodehouse
Follies of 1918 (n.d.)
Words by: Dave Stamper