Herman Finck  (1872-1939)
Last updated: 27.04.22
According to the Internet source given below, Herman Finck was a British composer and conductor of Dutch extraction born Hermann Van Der Vinck.
He studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and became the musical director at the Palace Theatre in London from 1900 until 1920. He was also a principal conductor at the Queen's Theatre, at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane and at Southport. A prolific composer, he wrote some thirty theatre shows.
One of his most popular tunes was/is Gilbert the Filbert (1914) published by T.B. Harms & Co., New York, USA.
Websites:
url15.gif Herman Finck Biography by wikipedia.org.  
  Title Instruments/Issue Performers
       
  MP3 File(s)    
audioextmp315.gif Around the Map, Here Comes Tootsi Edison Blue Amberol: 2880 Gladys Rice
     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Palm Court Theatre Orchestra The Picnic Party CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif Florrie Was a Flapper Herman Finck (music)
Arthur Wimperis (words)
E. Janis (perf.)
 
url15.gif Four Foot Ten Brigade, The Herman Finck (words & music)
Harrison Latimer (perf.)
 
url15.gif Gilbert the Filbert Herman Finck (music)
Arthur Wimperis (words)
Basil Hallam (perf.)
 
url15.gif I Don't Want to Be a Soldier Herman Finck (music)
Arthur Wimperis (words)
 
url15.gif I'll Make a Man of You Herman Finck (music)
Arthur Wimperis (words)
Clara Beck (perf.)
 
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Around the Map (1915) H. Finck (music)
C. M. S Stewart (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP
pdf15.gif Florrie Was a Flapper (1914) H. Finck (music)
A. Wimperis (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP
pdf15.gif Gilbert the Filbert (1914) H. Finck (words & music)
Julia Sanderson (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif In the Shadows H. Finck (music) Piano YorkSpace Pub.
pdf15.gif In the Shadows (1910) H. Finck (music) Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif In the Shadows - Song H. Finck (music)
E.R. Goetz (words)
Piano, Voice Greer
pdf15.gif In the Shadows - Song H. Finck (music)
E.R. Goetz (words)
Piano, Voice Greer Pub.
pdf15.gif In the Shadows - Song (1911) H. Finck (music)
E.R. Goetz (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Laughing Eyes H. Finck (music) Piano YorkSpace Pub.
pdf15.gif Moonlight (1907) H. Finck (music) Piano IMSLP
pdf15.gif Mystic Beauty H. Finck (music)
Piano YorkSpace Pub.
pdf15.gif Mystic Beauty (1912) H. Finck (music) Piano IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif  Pirouette H. Finck (music) Piano YorkSpace
pdf15.gif Pirouette (1911) H. Finck (music) Piano IMSLP Pub.
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 16 works by Herman Finck (1872-1939). 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
       
Moonlight 1907  wvicon.gif
In the Shadows 1910  wvicon.gif
In the Shadows - Song 1911 E.R. Goetz (words)  wvicon.gif
Pirouette 1911  wvicon.gif
Mystic Beauty 1912  Pub.
Laughing Eyes 1913  Pub.
Florrie Was a Flapper 1914 Arthur Wimperis (words)
E. Janis (perf.)
Julia Sanderson (perf.)
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Gilbert the Filbert (w&m) 1914 Julia Sanderson (perf.)
Merv Griffin (perf.)
Arthur Treacher (perf.)
Basil Hallam (perf.)
 Pub. youtube15.jpg
I Don't Want to Be a Soldier 1914 Arthur Wimperis (words)
I'll Make a Man of You 1914 Arthur Wimperis (words)
Clara Beck (perf.)
Gwendoline Brogden (perf.)
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K-Nuts March and Two Step, The 1914  wvicon.gif
Around the Map 1915 C. M. S Stewart (words)
arr.: Charles Previn
 Pub. youtube15.jpg
Dear Old Fighting Boys, The 1915 C.M.S. McLellan (words)  wvicon.gif
Four Foot Ten Brigade, The (w&m) 1915 Harrison Latimer (perf.)
Here Comes Tootsi 1915 C.M.S. McLellan (words)  Pub.
When the Right Girl Comes Along 1915
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg Around the Map' 2:09 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Florrie Was a Flapper (1914) 3:30 E. Janis
youtube15.jpg Gilbert the Filbert 2:28 Merv Griffin & Arthur Treacher