Ernie Erdman  (1879-1946)
Last updated: 29.04.22
According to the Internet source given below, Ernie Erdman was an American Tin Pan Alley composer who collaborated with many lyricists such as Roger Lewis and Gus Kahn. He is remembered for his The Hours I spent With Thee (1915) , Tee Pee Blues, (1922), Toot-Toot-Tootsie (Goo'bye) (1922) and Nobody's Sweetheart (1924). Of ragtime interest is his That Peculiar Rag (1910) and That Stop Time Rag (1912) .


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     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Down in the U-17 (1915) E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Home Rule for Ireland (1914) E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif I Love the Whole United States (1913) E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Hanlin & Owen (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif I'm a Long Way From Tipperary (1914) E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Billy Montgomery (perf.)
Florence Moore (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif I'm Going to Hit the Trail to My Home Town (1916) E. Erdman (music)
J.B. Walsh (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Let Us Be Sweethearts Again E. Erdman (music)
F. Rose (words)
Piano Greer wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Let's All Be Good Pals Together (1919) E. Erdman (music)
B. Davis (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Moving Picture Hero (1916), The E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif My Butterfly (1917) E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Now I'll Raise an Army of My Own (1914) E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Oh, You Girl! (1912) E. Erdman (words & music) Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Sail on Silv'ry Moon (1912) E. Erdman (music)
Wm. A Downs (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif  Starlight Sioux (1910) E. Erdman (music)
A. Stauffer (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif There's a Star in the East E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Piano, Voice YorkSpace wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Violin My Great Grand-Daddy Made (1914), The E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif When the Band Plays Ragtime at the Zoo (1911) E. Erdman (music)
R. Lewis (words)
Carita Day (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 45 works by Ernie Erdman (1879-1946). 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
       
Mid Shot and Shell 1904  wvicon.gif
My Lass From the Land of the Shamrock 1906 Frank W Sterns (words)  wvicon.gif
I'm Lonesome For You All the Time 1910 Aubrey Stauffer (words)  wvicon.gif
Starlight Sioux 1910 Aubrey Stauffer (words)  Pub.
That Peculiar Rag 1910 F.M. Fagan (co-author)  wvicon.gif
When the Band Plays Ragtime at the Zoo 1911 Roger Lewis (words)
Carita Day (perf.)
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Oh, You Girl! (w&m) 1912  wvicon.gif
Sail on Silv'ry Moon 1912 Wm. A Downs (words)  Pub.
That Stop Time Rag 1912  wvicon.gif
When Time Has Tinged Your Golden Hair With Grey 1912 Frank Farren (words)  Pub.
I Heard the Holy City 1913 Roger Lewis (words)  wvicon.gif
I Love the Whole United States 1913 Roger Lewis (words)
Hanlin & Owen (perf.)
 Pub.
I Want to Sleep 1913 Roger Lewis (words)  Pub.
On the Road to Bowling Green 1913 Roger Lewis (words)  Pub.
Drifting Along 1914 Roger Lewis (words)  Pub.
Home Rule for Ireland 1914 Roger Lewis (words)  Pub.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Hours I Spent With Thee, The 1914 R. Lewis (words)  wvicon.gif
I'm a Long Way From Tipperary 1914 Roger Lewis (words)
Billy Montgomery (perf.)
Florence Moore (perf.)
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I'm the Man Who Paid the Rent For Mrs. Rip Van Winkle 1914 Roger Lewis (words)  Pub.
Now I'll Raise an Army of My Own 1914 Roger Lewis (words)  wvicon.gif
Romance Waltzes 1914  Pub.
Violin My Great Grand-Daddy Made, The 1914 Roger Lewis (words)  wvicon.gif
When It's Springtime in Virginia 1914 J.B. Walsh (words)  wvicon.gif
Down in the U-17 1915 Roger Lewis (words)  wvicon.gif
Irish Blues, The 1915 J. Brandon Walsh (words)  Pub.
When You're All in Down and Out 1915 W.R. Williams (words)
Billy McKee (perf.)
 Pub.
Bouncing at the Rubber Ball 1916 Roger Lewis (words)  Pub.
I'm Going to Hit the Trail to My Home Town 1916 J. Brandon Walsh (words)
Lillian Seiger (perf.)
 Pub.
If I Were Aladdin 1916
Moving Picture Hero, The 1916 Roger Lewis (words)  Pub.
There's a Star in the East 1916 Roger Lewis (words)
Willie & Eugene Howard (perf.)
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Almond Eyes 1917  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
My Butterfly 1917 Roger Lewis (words)  wvicon.gif
Dear Baby Girl of Mine 1919 Norman Cook (words)  wvicon.gif
Dreamland Brings Memories of You 1919 Celia Tomkins (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Let's All Be Good Pals Together 1919 Benny Davis (words)  Pub.
Noah's Wife Lived a Wonderful Life 1920 Abe Olman (words)
Jack Yellen (words)
Roger Lewis (words)
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Underneath Hawaiian Skies 1920 F. Rose (words)  Pub.
Let Us Be Sweethearts Again 1921 Anton Lada (co-author)  wvicon.gif
No No Nora 1923 Ted Fiorito (co-author)
Gus Kahn (words)
 Pub.
Nobody's Sweetheart (w&m) 1924 G. Kahn (co-author)
Billy Meyers (co-author)
Elmer Schoebel (co-author)
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Sing a Little Song 1924 Frank Westphal (words)  Pub.
You Gotta Know How (w&m) 1925 Walter Donalson (co-author)
Ralph Williams (co-author)
 Pub.
Pals of the Little Red School 1931 Cal DeVoll (words)  wvicon.gif
Girl Who Goes to Vassar Loves a Boy Who Goes to Yale, A (w&m) n.d.  wvicon.gif audiomidi15.gif
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg Almond Eyes 2:40 Ragtime Dorian Henry