Margaret Cooper  (1877-1922)
Last updated: 28.07.20
p_cooperm.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Margaret Gernon Cooper was an English singer, composer and pianist born in Newington, Peckham.
She studied at the Royal Academy of Music and worked as an accompanist and sang at concerts. Discovered in 1906 by Sir Alfred Butt, she was engaged by him her to perform at the Palace Theatre and was an instant success. She performed throughout Britain and toured Australia and New Zealand.
Her compositions were sentimental and lightly humourous whereby many of the lyrics were written by her husband Arthur Humble-Crofts.
During WWI Cooper entertained wounded soldiers in hospitals. Her husband died in 1918 and her appearances in the London variety theatres consequently became less frequent
She died four years later from heart failure in Peckham.
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Little Mary Fawcett
By: James Witty. Words by: Frank Witty.
Sung by : M. Cooper.
Publisher: Chappell & Co.
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Printed: 1913. Sheet Music.
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This list is arranged by title and contains 2 lyrics performed by Margaret Cooper. The lyrics/monologues and *.pdf files have been kindly compiled by Keys: pdf15.gif
     Title Attribution Remarks
url15.gif Agatha Green A. Humble-Crofts (words)
M. Cooper (sung by)
url15.gif Old Chap Ada Leonora Harris (words)
M. Cooper (sung by)
     Title Instruments Remarks
pdf15.gif Catch Me! Piano score
This list is arranged by composer and contains 4 songs sung by Margaret Cooper who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
sm15.gif Agatha Green (1911) Margaret Cooper Arthur Humble-Crofts (words)
M. Cooper (sung by)
sm15.gif Old Chap (1915) Martin Rosse Ada Leonora Harris (words)
M. Cooper (sung by)
sm15.gif Waltz Me Around Again Willie (1906) Ren Shields Will D. Cobb (words)
M. Cooper (sung by)
sm15.gif Little Mary Fawcett (1913) James Witty Frank Witty (words)
M. Cooper (sung by)
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 5 works by Margaret Cooper (1877-1922). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Catch Me! 1910 Arthur Humble-Crofts (words)  wvicon.gif
You Always Have to Pay a Little More 1911 Arthur Humble-Crofts (words)  wvicon.gif
Agatha Green 1911 Arthur Humble-Crofts (words)
Margaret Cooper (sung by)
Colours 1915 Arthur Humble-Crofts (words)  wvicon.gif
This Hour With You 1916 F Kinsey Peile (words)  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Performer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Agatha Green 4:22 Margaret Cooper
youtube15.jpg Hullo Tu Tu) (1909) 3:50 Margaret Cooper