Hermann E. Darewski  (1883-1947)
Last updated: 28.02.21
According to the Internet source given below, Herman Darewski was a British composer and conductor of light music. His most successful work was perhaps The Better 'Ole, which ran for over 800 performances in its original London production in 1917. Some of his songs became very successful in musical revues. His tongue-twister Sister Susie's Sewing Shirts For Soldiers (1914) published by T.B. Harms & Co., New York, USA was a popular WWI favourite.
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url15.gif Herman Darewski Biography by wikipedia.org.  
This list is arranged by title and contains 10 lyrics written by Hermann E. Darewski. The lyrics/monologues and *.pdf files have been kindly compiled by monologues.co.uk/musichall
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif And the Villain Still Pursued Her R.P. Weston (words)
M. Sheridan (sung by)
 
url15.gif Can't You Think of Any Other Name But Baby A. E. Sidney Davis (words)
Winifred Hare (sung by)
 
url15.gif Hello, Susie Green Lester Barrett (words)
G. H. Elliott (sung by)
 
url15.gif I Used to Sigh For the Silvery Moon Lester Barrett (words)
G. H. Elliott (sung by)
 
url15.gif In the Twi-Twi-Twilight George Lashwood (sung by)  
url15.gif In the Valleys of Switzerland Charles Wilmott (words)
Annie Purcell (sung by)
 
url15.gif I've Had My Fortune Told Lester Barrett (words)
G. H. Elliott (sung by)
 
url15.gif Sister Susie's Sewing Shirts For Soldiers R.P. Weston (words)
A. Jolson (sung by)
 
url15.gif Sue, Sue, Sue Lester Barrett (words)
L. Barrett (sung by)
 
url15.gif Where Are the Lads of the Village Tonight? R.P. Weston (words)
George Lashwood (sung by)
 
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 32 works by Hermann E. Darewski (1883-1947). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Au Revoir, My Little Hyacinth 1906
Can't You Think of Any Other Name But Baby 1906 A. E. Sidney Davis (words)
Winifred Hare (sung by)
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In the Twi-Twi-Twilight 1907 Charles Wilmot (words)
George Lashwood (sung by)
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In the Valleys of Switzerland 1907 Charles Wilmott (words)
Annie Purcell (sung by)
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Phyllis, Phil and Fanny 1908 Lester Barrett (words)
Sue, Sue, Sue 1908 Lester Barrett (words)
L. Barrett (sung by)
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Lucy Lu 1909
Bravo, Gallant Scouting Boys 1909c Charles Wilmott (words)  wvicon.gif
I Used to Sigh For the Silvery Moon 1909c G. H. Elliott (sung by)  wvicon.gif
Are You the Little Girl I Met the Other Evening? 191-?  wvicon.gif
For I Love Only You 1911 Elsie Janis (sung by)
Hello, Susie Green 1911 Lester Barrett (words)
G. H. Elliott (sung by)
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Mamie May 1911c  wvicon.gif
I've Had My Fortune Told 1912. Lester Barrett (words)
G. H. Elliott (sung by)
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Sister Susie's Sewing Shirts For Soldiers 1914 R.P. Weston (words)
A. Jolson (sung by)
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Where Are the Lads of the Village Tonight? 1914 R.P. Weston (words)
George Lashwood (sung by)
Where Are the Lads of Australia To-Night 1914c  wvicon.gif
Where Are the Lads of New Zealand To-Night 1914c  wvicon.gif
And the Villain Still Pursued Her 1915 R.P. Weston (words)
M. Sheridan (sung by)
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Charlie Chaplin 1915
Leetle Mr. Baggy Breeches 1915c  wvicon.gif
That Raggy Refrain 1916
I Like the Girls in Ninon 1916c  wvicon.gif
Maid of the Mist 1916c  wvicon.gif
Our Own Dear Flag 1916c  wvicon.gif
Roses Made Me Remember 1916c Lilian Grey (words)  wvicon.gif
Swing Song 1916c  wvicon.gif
Tulip Song, The 1916c  wvicon.gif
I Wish I Was in Blighty 1917 W. R Titterton (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Tommy 1917 Bruce Bairnsfather (words)
Arthur Eliot (words)
Charles Coburn (sung by)
Ivah Coburn: (sung by)
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Smoke Clouds 1917c  wvicon.gif
If You Could Care 1920 Arthur Wimperis (words)  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg Charlie Chaplin 2:44 Ragtime Dorian Henry H.E. Darewski 
youtube15.jpg Lucy Lu 3:20 Lily Hawthorne H.E. Darewski 
youtube15.jpg Mamie May 2:51 Lily Hawthorne H.E. Darewski