Wilkie Bard  (1874-1944)
Last updated: 21.07.21
p_bardw.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Wilkie Bard [William August Smith] was a British vaudeville and music hall entertainer and recording artist born in Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester.
When 21, his career started as an amateur singer and comedian with his acts including a coon singer and a character having a bald head and wearing a black spot on each eyebrow. He also performed as a female especially for his successful song I Want to Sing in Opera (1910 - words: George Arthurs; music: Worton David) which is given in 60 Old-Time Variety Songs.
He toured America in 1919 performing on the vaudeville circuit and later performed in Australia in 1921. He started in films in 1928 and appeared in two short films made in Phonof in 1928.
Bard was married to actress/singer Ellen Smith (née Stratton) who used the stage name Nellie Stratton.
He died in Buckinghamshire.
Websites:
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Wilkie Bard  (1874-1944) has at least 1 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
I Want to Sing in Opera
Music by: George Arthurs.
Words by: Worton David
Sung by: W. Bard
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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Printed: 1910. Sheet Music 5 pages.
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Folk Music CDs:
cd15.gif Wilkie Bard Wilkie Bard - She Sells Sea Shells
cd15.gif Various Performers Let's All Go To The Music Hall: Vol. 2
cd15.gif Various Performers Your Own, Your Very Own: Stars of the Music Hall 1901-1929 flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Various Performers On The Halls: Vol. 1
This list is arranged by title and contains 63 lyrics performed by Wilkie Bard. The lyrics/monologues and *.pdf files have been kindly compiled by monologues.co.uk/musichall Keys: pdf15.gif
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif All Becos 'e's Minding a 'ouse Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif All Change For Llanfairfechan Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif All Day and Martin Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Am I in the Way? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Barman, The Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Bruvver Jim the Horfis Boy Frank Leo (music)
Harry Castling (words)
John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Cleaner, The Unknown (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Come Up in My Balloon Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Do You Know Any More Funny Stories? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Doorkeeper at Frightleys George Arthurs (music)
W. David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Has Anyone Been Asking For Me? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif  Hey!! Are You Coming Back Again? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Hurrah For the Sea! Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Can Say Truly Rural Unknown (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Can't Reach That Top Note George Arthurs (music)
Worton David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Don't Think I'll Bother You Now Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Don't Want to Cause Any Trouble Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Think I Shall Stop Here a Bit Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Think I'd Better Shift This Scene Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Thought There Was Something the Matter Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Want to Sing in Opera George Arthurs (music)
Worton David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Want You to Notice My Leggings Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Wish I'd Bought Ducks Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif  I Wonder What He's Going to Do Next Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I'd Like to Go Halves in That Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif If the Shooting Suit Should Suit Harry Carlton (music)
Terry Sullivan (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif If You're Doing That For Me, You Can Stop Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I'm Bursting to Tell You This J.W. Knowles (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I'm Glad I Went Up in the Bar Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I'm Here, if I'm Wanted Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I'm Not Such a Goose As I Look Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I'm Waiting Here For Kate Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Is There a Doctor About? Shirley Ilton (music)
Worton David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Is There Anything Else You'd Like? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Isn't It a Pity I've to Die? James Hargreaves (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif  It Was a Sad, Sad Day For Me Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif It's Been a Nice Day Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif I've Struck a Chorus Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Let Me Sing! Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Limerick Mad Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Night Watchman, The Unknown (words & music)
S. Mayo (sung by)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif O, O, Capital O Wilkie Bard (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif One and a Penny a Day Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Our Dramatic Club Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Put Me Upon an Island Where the Girls Are Few Will Letters (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Robert, Go to Dinner Wilkie Bard (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif She Cost Me Seven-And-Sixpence Sam Mayo (music)
James Hargreaves (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
S. Mayo (sung by)
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url15.gif  She Sells Sea-Shells Harry Gifford (music)
Terry Sullivan (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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url15.gif Sing, My Lads, Yeave Ho! Nat Mayer (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Stewed Prunes and Prisms Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif That's Where She Sits All Day Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif There's a Home For You With Me Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif There's a Peculiar Thing! Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Troubles Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Turn Over Leaf Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif What Is Your Sweetheart's Name? James Hargreaves (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif When the Bugle Calls Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif When You See Me Dance the Minuet Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif Will You Sing This Glee With Me? George Arthurs (music)
W. David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif  Wriggley Band, The George Arthurs (music)
Worton David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif You Are My Girl- Ski Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
G. Arthurs (sung by)
 
url15.gif You Do Keep Popping in and Out J.W. Knowles (music)
Albert Hall (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
url15.gif You, You, You! Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (sung by)
 
This list is arranged by composer and contains 73 songs sung by Wilkie Bard who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m) ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
sm15.gif Doorkeeper at Frightleys (1911) George Arthurs W. David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
sm15.gif I Can't Reach That Top Note (1909) George Arthurs W. David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
Frank Daniels (sung by)
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sm15.gif I Want to Sing in Opera (1910) George Arthurs Worton David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif Not a Single Man Said ''No!'' (1915) George Arthurs W. David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif Will You Sing This Glee With Me? (1910) George Arthurs W. David (words)
Charles Frohman (words)
I. Caryll (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif Wriggley Band (1912), The George Arthurs Worton David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
sm15.gif O, O, Capital O (1904) Wilkie Bard W. Bard (sung by)
sm15.gif Robert, Go to Dinner (1911) Wilkie Bard(w&m) W. Bard (sung by)
sm15.gif If the Shooting Suit Should Suit (1910) Harry Carlton Terry Sullivan (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif All Change For Llanfairfechan (1911) Worton David G. Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif  I Want to Sing in Opera (1910) Worton David G. Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif I'm Waiting Here For Kate (1909) Worton David G. Arthurs (co-author)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif Stewed Prunes and Prisms (1914) Worton David W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif When You See Me Dance the Minuet (1911) Worton David arthurgs1 (co-author)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif You Are My Girl- Ski (1910) Worton David George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
G. Arthurs (sung by)
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sm15.gif She Sells Sea Shell on the Sea Shore (1908) Harry Gifford(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Isn't It a Pity I've to Die? (1904) James Hargreaves(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif What Is Your Sweetheart's Name? (1904) James Hargreaves(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Is There a Doctor About? (1907) Shirley Ilton Worton David (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif I'm Bursting to Tell You This (1904) J.W. Knowles(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif You Do Keep Popping in and Out (1905) J.W. Knowles Albert Hall (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif  Our Dramatic Club (1896) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif All Becos 'e's Minding a 'ouse (1897) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Doctor Nevill (1897) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Barman (1898), The Frank Leo John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif Bruvver Jim the Horfis Boy (1898) Frank Leo H. Castling (words)
John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif It Was Beautiful (1898) Frank Leo A J Mills (words)
John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif There's a Home For You With Me (1898) Frank Leo John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
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sm15.gif There's a Peculiar Thing! (1898) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Troubles (1898) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Turn Over Leaf (1898) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Has Anyone Seen Our Cat? (1899) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif  I Think We Shall Have Some Rain (1899) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I'd Like to Go Halves in That (1899) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Is There Anything Else You'd Like? (1899) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Am I in the Way? (1900) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Wish I'd Bought Ducks (1900) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Wonder What He's Going to Do Next (1900) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif That's Where She Sits All Day (1900) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Do You Know Any More Funny Stories? (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Hurrah For the Sea! (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Think I Shall Stop Here a Bit (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Thought There Was Something the Matter (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif  It Was a Sad, Sad Day For Me (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif There's an Idea For a Song! (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Has Anyone Been Asking For Me? (1902) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Don't Want to Cause Any Trouble (1902) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif If You're Doing That For Me, You Can Stop (1902) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Don't Think I'll Bother You Now (1903) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif It's Been a Nice Day (1903) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Think I'd Better Shift This Scene (1905) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif One and a Penny a Day (1905) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Want You to Notice My Leggings (1906) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I'm Not Such a Goose As I Look (1906) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif  Let Me Sing! (1906) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I'm Glad I Went Up in the Bar (1907) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Limerick Mad (1907) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif My Little Deitcher Girl (1907) Frank Leo W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif You, You, You! (1907) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif All Day and Martin (1908) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I'm Here, if I'm Wanted (1908) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I've Struck a Chorus (1908) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Come Up in My Balloon (1909) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif When the Bugle Calls (1909) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Moo-Cow (1912) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif  Hey!! Are You Coming Back Again? (?) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (sung by)
sm15.gif Put Me Upon an Island Where the Girls Are Few (1908) Will Letters W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Sing, My Lads, Yeave Ho! (1905) Nat Mayer(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Truth (1908), The Nat Mayer(w&m) W. Bard (sung by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif She Cost Me Seven-And-Sixpence (1904) Sam Mayo James Hargreaves (words)
W. Bard (sung by)
S. Mayo (sung by)
sm15.gif Cleaner (1936), The Unknown W. Bard (sung by)
sm15.gif I Can Say Truly Rural (?) Unknown W. Bard (sung by)
sm15.gif Night Watchman (?), The Unknown S. Mayo (sung by)
W. Bard (sung by)
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 2 works by Wilkie Bard (1874-1944). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
O, O, Capital O 1904 W. Bard (sung by)
Robert, Go to Dinner (w&m) 1911 W. Bard (sung by)
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg I Want To Sing In Opera 2:37 Wilkie Bard G. Arthurs 
youtube15.jpg She Sells Sea Shell on the Sea Shore 2:31 Wilkie Bard H. Gifford 
youtube15.jpg My Little Deitcher Girl 3:00 Wilkie Bard F. Leo