Willie Eckstein  (1888-1963)
Last updated: 11.10.21
According to the Internet source given below, Willie Eckstein was a Canadian pianist and composer born in Montréal. A child prodigy he enjoyed the sobriquets of "The Boy Paderewski" and "Mr. Fingers". He traveled widely and studied in Sweden and Germany. Of ragtime interest are:
  • Some Rag (1910)
  • Perpetual Rag (1911), co-authored with Harry Thomas
  • Delirious Rag (1916), co-authored with Harry Thomas

url15.gif Willie Eckstein Biography by wikipedia.org.  
     Performer CD Title Supplier
Ragtime Music CDs:
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cd15.gif Various Artists Early Ragtime Piano: 1910-1930 flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Mimi Blais Taxi! flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif
     Title Instruments Remarks
pdf15.gif Good-Bye Soldier Boy (1917) Piano, Voice
pdf15.gif In Sunny Summertime (1911) Piano, Voice
pdf15.gif S'nice (1923) Piano, Voice
pdf15.gif Some Rag (1910) Piano
pdf15.gif Valse de Luxe (1910) Piano
pdf15.gif Won't You Meet Me at Murray's (1929) Piano, Voice
pdf15.gif You Are My All in All (1917) Piano, Voice
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 43 works by Willie Eckstein (1888-1963). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Down in the Meadows Where the Daisies Grow 1910 A C Guerin (words)  wvicon.gif
Royal Highlanders, The (w&m) 1910  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Some Rag 1910  wvicon.gif
Valse de Luxe 1910  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
In Sunny Summertime 1911 T.H. Yull (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
All Erin Is Calling Mavourneen 1916 Katherin Ward (words)  wvicon.gif
Beautiful Thoughts (w&m) 1916
Delirious Rag 1916 H. Thomas (co-author)
Good-Bye Soldier Boy 1917 H. Thomas (co-author)
Walter Bruce (words)
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You Are My All in All 1917 H. Thomas (co-author)
Walter Bruce (words)
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Good-Bye, Sunshine Hello Moon! 1919 G. Buck (words)  wvicon.gif
Egypt 1920 Frederick Whelan (words)  wvicon.gif
I Just Can't Help Lovin' 'em All (w&m) 1920  wvicon.gif
Oriental Fan-Ta-Si (w&m) 1920  wvicon.gif
Romance of Love (w&m) 1921  wvicon.gif
Roseland 1921 Fred Groves (words)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Just a Memory of You 1922 Arthur Lapierre (words)  wvicon.gif
Lest You Forget 1922 Sam Howard (words)  wvicon.gif
Music 1923 Sam Howard (words)
Billy Munro (words)
My Heart Wants Love and You 1923 John Anderson (words)  wvicon.gif
S'nice 1923 Sam Howard (words)  wvicon.gif
When We're Alone (w&m) 1923  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Musical Massacre 1923c
I'm Going Back to My Sweet Home (w&m) 1924  wvicon.gif
I'll Always Be Good to You Mother 1926 R Beaudry (words)  wvicon.gif
If you but knew = Si tu savais 1928 Clarence Davis (words)
Henry Deyglun (words)
Uptown 6303 1929 Larry Larrivée (words)  wvicon.gif
Won't You Meet Me at Murray's 1929  wvicon.gif
You'll Love Your Sani-Bilt 1929 Henry Deyglun (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Ne Fais Jamais Pleurer Ta Mère (w&m) 1930
Lost Melody, The 1932 Allan McIver (words)  wvicon.gif
Dance to a Lovely Melody 1935 J L Thériault (words)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Look What You Have Done 1935 Mildred Meerte (words)  wvicon.gif
V Song, The 1941 Ludovic Huot (words)  wvicon.gif
Our Hats Off to Canada 1942 Monise Robitaille (words)  wvicon.gif
Hal'ween Polka 1944 Leonard Rubin (words)  wvicon.gif
Tessa From Odessa (w&m) 1944  wvicon.gif
Song That Leads to Victory, The 1945 Leonard Rubin (words)  wvicon.gif
Strollin'on the Mountain (w&m) 1945
Bonsoir Chérie! 1951 Pat Di Stasio (words)  wvicon.gif
Montreal, Montreal, Montreal 1951 Pat Di Stasio (words)
Alouettes, Alouettes, Alouettes (w&m) 1955
Sunshine Trail MCMXX  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Some Rag 2:54 Ragtime Dorian Henry W. Eckstein