Wilkie Bard  (1874-1944)
Last updated: 10.10.21
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
Perf. 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
Wilkie Bard
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif All Becos 'e's Minding a 'ouse Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif All Change For Llanfairfechan Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif All Day and Martin Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Am I in the Way? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Barman, The Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Bruvver Jim the Horfis Boy Frank Leo (music)
Harry Castling (words)
John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Cleaner, The Unknown (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Come Up in My Balloon Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Do You Know Any More Funny Stories? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Doorkeeper at Frightleys George Arthurs (music)
W. David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Has Anyone Been Asking For Me? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif  Hey!! Are You Coming Back Again? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Hurrah For the Sea! Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Can Say Truly Rural Unknown (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Can't Reach That Top Note George Arthurs (music)
Worton David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Don't Think I'll Bother You Now Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Don't Want to Cause Any Trouble Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Think I Shall Stop Here a Bit Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Think I'd Better Shift This Scene Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Thought There Was Something the Matter Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Want to Sing in Opera George Arthurs (music)
Worton David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Want You to Notice My Leggings Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I Wish I'd Bought Ducks Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif  I Wonder What He's Going to Do Next Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I'd Like to Go Halves in That Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif If the Shooting Suit Should Suit Harry Carlton (music)
Terry Sullivan (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif If You're Doing That For Me, You Can Stop Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I'm Bursting to Tell You This J.W. Knowles (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I'm Glad I Went Up in the Bar Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I'm Here, if I'm Wanted Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I'm Not Such a Goose As I Look Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I'm Waiting Here For Kate Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Is There a Doctor About? Shirley Ilton (music)
Worton David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Is There Anything Else You'd Like? Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Isn't It a Pity I've to Die? James Hargreaves (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif  It Was a Sad, Sad Day For Me Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif It's Been a Nice Day Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif I've Struck a Chorus Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Let Me Sing! Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Limerick Mad Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Night Watchman, The Unknown (words & music)
S. Mayo (perf. by)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif O, O, Capital O Wilkie Bard (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif One and a Penny a Day Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Our Dramatic Club Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Put Me Upon an Island Where the Girls Are Few Will Letters (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Robert, Go to Dinner Wilkie Bard (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif She Cost Me Seven-And-Sixpence Sam Mayo (music)
James Hargreaves (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
S. Mayo (perf. by)
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url15.gif  She Sells Sea-Shells Harry Gifford (music)
Terry Sullivan (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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url15.gif Sing, My Lads, Yeave Ho! Nat Mayer (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Stewed Prunes and Prisms Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif That's Where She Sits All Day Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif There's a Home For You With Me Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif There's a Peculiar Thing! Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Troubles Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Turn Over Leaf Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif What Is Your Sweetheart's Name? James Hargreaves (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif When the Bugle Calls Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif When You See Me Dance the Minuet Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif Will You Sing This Glee With Me? George Arthurs (music)
W. David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif  Wriggley Band, The George Arthurs (music)
Worton David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif You Are My Girl- Ski Worton David (music)
George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
G. Arthurs (perf. by)
 
url15.gif You Do Keep Popping in and Out J.W. Knowles (music)
Albert Hall (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
 
url15.gif You, You, You! Frank Leo (words & music)
W. Bard (perf. 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 (perf. by)
sm15.gif I Can't Reach That Top Note (1909) George Arthurs W. David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
Frank Daniels (perf. by)
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sm15.gif I Want to Sing in Opera (1910) George Arthurs Worton David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Not a Single Man Said ''No!'' (1915) George Arthurs W. David (words)
W. Bard (perf. 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 (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Wriggley Band (1912), The George Arthurs Worton David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
sm15.gif O, O, Capital O (1904) Wilkie Bard W. Bard (perf. by)
sm15.gif Robert, Go to Dinner (1911) Wilkie Bard(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by)
sm15.gif If the Shooting Suit Should Suit (1910) Harry Carlton Terry Sullivan (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif All Change For Llanfairfechan (1911) Worton David G. Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif  I Want to Sing in Opera (1910) Worton David G. Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif I'm Waiting Here For Kate (1909) Worton David G. Arthurs (co-author)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Stewed Prunes and Prisms (1914) Worton David W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif When You See Me Dance the Minuet (1911) Worton David arthurgs1 (co-author)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif You Are My Girl- Ski (1910) Worton David George Arthurs (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
G. Arthurs (perf. by)
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sm15.gif She Sells Sea Shell on the Sea Shore (1908) Harry Gifford(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Isn't It a Pity I've to Die? (1904) James Hargreaves(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif What Is Your Sweetheart's Name? (1904) James Hargreaves(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Is There a Doctor About? (1907) Shirley Ilton Worton David (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif I'm Bursting to Tell You This (1904) J.W. Knowles(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif You Do Keep Popping in and Out (1905) J.W. Knowles Albert Hall (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif  All Becos 'e's Minding a 'ouse (1897) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif All Day and Martin (1908) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Am I in the Way? (1900) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Barman (1898), The Frank Leo John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Bruvver Jim the Horfis Boy (1898) Frank Leo H. Castling (words)
John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Come Up in My Balloon (1909) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Do You Know Any More Funny Stories? (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Doctor Nevill (1897) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Has Anyone Been Asking For Me? (1902) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Has Anyone Seen Our Cat? (1899) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Hey!! Are You Coming Back Again? (?) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by)
sm15.gif  Hurrah For the Sea! (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Don't Think I'll Bother You Now (1903) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Don't Want to Cause Any Trouble (1902) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Think I Shall Stop Here a Bit (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Think I'd Better Shift This Scene (1905) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Think We Shall Have Some Rain (1899) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Thought There Was Something the Matter (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Want You to Notice My Leggings (1906) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Wish I'd Bought Ducks (1900) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I Wonder What He's Going to Do Next (1900) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I'd Like to Go Halves in That (1899) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif  I'm Glad I Went Up in the Bar (1907) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I'm Here, if I'm Wanted (1908) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I'm Not Such a Goose As I Look (1906) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif I've Struck a Chorus (1908) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif If You're Doing That For Me, You Can Stop (1902) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Is There Anything Else You'd Like? (1899) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif It Was a Sad, Sad Day For Me (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif It Was Beautiful (1898) Frank Leo A J Mills (words)
John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif It's Been a Nice Day (1903) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Let Me Sing! (1906) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by)
Harry Graham (perf. by)
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sm15.gif Limerick Mad (1907) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif  Moo-Cow (1912) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif My Little Deitcher Girl (1907) Frank Leo W. Bard (perf. by)
Arthur Gilbert (perf. by)
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sm15.gif One and a Penny a Day (1905) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Our Dramatic Club (1896) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif That's Where She Sits All Day (1900) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif There's a Home For You With Me (1898) Frank Leo John S Baker (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
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sm15.gif There's a Peculiar Thing! (1898) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif There's an Idea For a Song! (1901) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Troubles (1898) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Turn Over Leaf (1898) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif When the Bugle Calls (1909) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif  You, You, You! (1907) Frank Leo(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Put Me Upon an Island Where the Girls Are Few (1908) Will Letters W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Sing, My Lads, Yeave Ho! (1905) Nat Mayer(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif Truth (1908), The Nat Mayer(w&m) W. Bard (perf. by) wvicon.gif
sm15.gif She Cost Me Seven-And-Sixpence (1904) Sam Mayo James Hargreaves (words)
W. Bard (perf. by)
S. Mayo (perf. by)
sm15.gif Cleaner (1936), The Unknown W. Bard (perf. by)
sm15.gif I Can Say Truly Rural (?) Unknown W. Bard (perf. by)
sm15.gif Night Watchman (?), The Unknown S. Mayo (perf. by)
W. Bard (perf. 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 (perf. by)
Robert, Go to Dinner (w&m) 1911 W. Bard (perf. 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