Earl Burtnett  (1896-1936)
Last updated: 14.02.21
According to the Internet source given below, Earl Burtnett was an American pianist, band leader and an arranger/composer of popular music. He was born in Harrisburg, Illinois and was educated at the Pennsylvania State College. He was an arranger for Art Hickman's Band which he eventually took over in 1929. He is perhaps best remembered for his Canadian Capers (1915), Down Honolulu Way (1916) and Leave Me With a Smile (1921). He died in Chicago aged 39.

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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 22 works by Earl Burtnett (1896-1936). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Down Honolulu Way 1916 Jos A. Burke (co-author)
J. E. Dempsey (words)
My Little Sing Song Girl 1917 A.J. Stasny (words)  wvicon.gif
Kentucky Was Lucky When She Raised a Girl Like You 1918 Walter King (words)  wvicon.gif
Some Day 1918 Walter King (words)  wvicon.gif
Bangalore 1919 A.J. Stasny (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Evening 1919 Haven Gillespie (co-author)  wvicon.gif
When It's Sunset in Sweden 1919 Dave Morrison (words)  wvicon.gif
Do You Ever Think of Me? 1920 Harry D. Kerr (co-author)
John Cooper (co-author)
Be a Little Sweeter to Me 1921 John Cooper (co-author)
Harry D. Kerr (words)
Just Keep a Thought For Me 1921 Harry D. Kerr (co-author)
Max Fischer (words)
Leave Me With a Smile 1921
One Kiss 1921 G. Arnheim (co-author)
Leo Wood (words)
Where There's a Will There's a Way 1921 Al Dubin (words)
Paul Cunningham (words)
It Takes But a Moment to Say Goodbye 1923 Billy Winkle (words)
Joe Burke (words)
Mandalay 1924 Abe Lyman (co-author)
Gus Arnheim (co-author)
Charlie Chaplin (sung by)
Abe Lyman (sung by)
Oriental Love Dreams 1924 Henry Miller (co-author)
Harry D. Kerr (words)
Patsy 1924 Dick Coburn (words)  wvicon.gif
Storyland 1924 Elwood Wolf (words)  wvicon.gif
You're the Only One (w&m) 1924 Dick Newlin (co-author)
Dick Newlin (words)
Let's Wander Away (w&m) 1925 Harry Owens (co-author)
Paul Ash (words)
If I Should Lose You (w&m) 1927 Robert Stowell (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Leven Thirty Saturday Night 1930 Jess Kirkpatrick (words)
Bill Grantham (words)