Charles B. Brown 
Last updated: 17.10.18
Amongst the plethora of Charles B. Browns, living and dead in the United States, it is presently not possible to positively identify this particular Charles B. Brown, known for his successful Policy King(1905) which remained popular even until 1919 when it was recorded by Fred van Eps, the famous banjo player. He also wrote cakewalks, patrols and other pieces.

     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
Ragtime Music CDs:
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Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
             
DBE386 Happy Hours in Coontown (1899) - Cake-Walk Two-Step March
A+D/T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 2½ mins.
1-2 days
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DBE387 The Hottest Ever (1898) - Patrol Two-Step
D/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3 mins.
out-of-print €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE388 The Mobile Prance (1901) - Characteristic March, Cake Walk or Polka
A/T/T/B+T/B/GB(B), approx. 3¾ mins.
1-2 days
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DBE389 Policy King (1905) - A Popular Two Step
A/T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3¼ mins.
1-2 days
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     Title Instruments Remarks
       
sm15.gif Happy Hours in Coontown (1899) A+D/T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif The Hottest Ever (1898) D/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif The Mobile Prance (1901) A/T/T/B+T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Policy King (1905) A/T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 21 works by Charles B. Brown. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Electronic Resource Items
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
The Hottest Ever (1898) 1898  wvicon.gif
Patrol - Two Step 1898
Happy Hours in Coontown (1899) 1899  wvicon.gif
A Hot Old Time in Ragtown 1899  wvicon.gif
The Tuxedo 1899
Coontown Vacation 1900  wvicon.gif
The Gunner's Mate 1901
The Mobile Prance (1901) 1901  wvicon.gif
Policy King (1905) 1905  wvicon.gif
Rose Leaves 1910
Apple Blossoms Waltz 1911  wvicon.gif
Soul's Awakening 1911  wvicon.gif
Rain Drops 1912  wvicon.gif
Modulation Waltz 1914  wvicon.gif
Maurice Castello 1915 Billy Green, Sidney Carter  wvicon.gif
It's So Hard to Be Happy Without You 1917
Bungaloo ?
Land of Dreams ?
Message From Dreamland ?
Sousa Swing ?
Templar ?