Rudolf Friml  (1879-1972)
Last updated: 19.11.18
According to the Internet source given below, Rudolf Friml was a Czech-born American pianist and composer of popular songs and operettas. He studied music at the Prague conservatory and accompanied the violinist Jan Kubelik, performing both in Europe and America. Friml settled in New York as a composer in 1906. His best known works include The Firefly (1912), Katinka (1915), Rose Marie (1924), The Vagabond King (1925) and The Three Musketeers (1930). Amongst his songs Donkey Serenade and Indian Love Call. have since become evergreen standards. He was an active pianist well into his eighties until his death in Hollywood.


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Brass Music CDs:
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 83 works by Rudolf Friml (1879-1972). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Electronic Resource Items
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Etude Fantastique 1901  wvicon.gif
Twilight 1908  wvicon.gif
The Dawn of Love 1912 Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
De Trop 1912 Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
The Firefly 1912 Otto A. Harbach  wvicon.gif
Giannina Mia 1912 Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
In Sapphire Seas 1912 Arr. by Homer N Bartlett wvicon.gif
Love Is Like a Firefly 1912 Words & Music by Friml Otto Harbach [Hauerbach]  wvicon.gif
Sympathy 1912 Otto A. Harbach, Gus Kahn  wvicon.gif
When a Maid Comes Knocking at Your Door 1912 Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
The Bubble 1913 Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
Butterfly Waltz 1913  wvicon.gif
Is This Love at Last? 1913 Otto Hauerbach  wvicon.gif
Jim 1913 Otto Hauerbach  wvicon.gif
Love's Own Kiss 1913 Otto Harbach [Hauerbach]  wvicon.gif
Something Seems Tingle-Ingleing 1913 Otto Harbach [Hauerbach]  wvicon.gif
And the Dream Comes True 1914 Herbert Reynolds, Harold Atteridge  wvicon.gif
Listen Dear 1914 Herbert Reynolds, Harold Atteridge  wvicon.gif
Rackety Coo! 1915 Otto Hauerbach  wvicon.gif
Allah's Holiday 1916 Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Buck Up! 1916 Otto Harbach, Edward Clark  wvicon.gif
He Will Understand 1916 Otto Hauerbach, Edward Clark  wvicon.gif
Katinka 1916 Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
Love-Land 1916 Otto Hauerbach, Edward Clark  wvicon.gif
My Paradise 1916 Otto Harbach
I'm Only Dreaming 1917 Otto Harbach, Edward Clark  wvicon.gif
We'll Drift Along 1917 Otto Hauerbach, Edward Clark  wvicon.gif
You're in Love 1917 Otto Harbach, Edward Clark  wvicon.gif
Beautiful Night 1918 Rida Johnson Young  wvicon.gif
Dearie 1918 Rida Johnson Young  wvicon.gif
I Love You, Dear 1918 Catherine Chisholm Cushing  wvicon.gif
Keep on Smiling 1918 Rida Johnson Young  wvicon.gif
No One But You 1918 Rida Johnson Young  wvicon.gif
Picking Peaches 1918 Rida Johnson Young  wvicon.gif
So Undulating, So Fascinating 1918 Catherine Chisholm Cushing  wvicon.gif
Some Time 1918 Rida Johnson Young  wvicon.gif
I've Told My Love 1919 Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
Dear Love, My Love 1920 Brian Hooke  wvicon.gif
Sweet Dreams 1920 Otto Harbach, Bide Dudley  wvicon.gif
Bring Back My Blushing Rose 1921 Gene Buck  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Cutie 1921 Brian Hooker  wvicon.gif
L'amour, Toujours, L'amour 1922 Catherine C. Cushing  wvicon.gif
Smoke Rings 1922 Otto Harbach, William Carey Duncan  wvicon.gif
Love Everlasting 1922c Catherine Chisholm Cushing  wvicon.gif
Chansonette 1923 Dailey Paskman, Sigmund Spaeth, Irving Caesar  wvicon.gif
In Love With Love 1923 Dailey Paskman  wvicon.gif
On Hawaiian Shores 1923 Edward Clark  wvicon.gif
One Good Time : Cinders 1923 Edward Clark  wvicon.gif
The Door of Her Dreams 1924 Oscar Hammerstein, Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
Door of My Dreams 1924 Herbert Stothart Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein 2nd  wvicon.gif
Indian Love Call 1924 Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein 2nd  wvicon.gif
The Lost World 1924 Harry Bache Smith Arr. by Jeanne Gravelle wvicon.gif
The Mounties 1924 Herbert Stothart Oscar Hammerstein, Otto Harbach  wvicon.gif
On the Blue Lagoon With You 1924 Dailey Paskman  wvicon.gif
Rose-Marie 1924 Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein 2nd  wvicon.gif
Totem Tom Tom 1924 Herbert Stothart Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein 2nd  wvicon.gif
Why Shouldn't We 1924 Herbert Stothart Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II  wvicon.gif
Love For Sale! 1925 Brian Hooker  wvicon.gif
Only a Rose 1925 Brian Hooker  wvicon.gif
Some Day 1925 Brian Hooker  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Song of the Vagabonds 1925 Brian Hooker  wvicon.gif
Florida, the Moon and You 1926 Gene Buck  wvicon.gif
No Foolin' 1926 James F. Hanley Gene Buck, Irving Caesar  wvicon.gif
We'll Have a Kingdom 1926 Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II  wvicon.gif
The Wild Rose 1926 Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II  wvicon.gif
Give Me One Hour 1928 Brian Hooker  wvicon.gif
Love Is the Sun 1928 Clifford Grey  wvicon.gif
Ma Belle 1928 Clifford Grey  wvicon.gif
March of the Musketeers 1928 Clifford Grey, P.G. Wodehouse  wvicon.gif
Queen of My Heart 1928 Clifford Grey  wvicon.gif
White Eagle 1928 Brian. Hooker, Albert Barbelle, Edwin Milton Royle  wvicon.gif
I'll Follow the Trail 1930 J. Keirn Brennan  wvicon.gif
Luana 1930 J. Keirn Brennan  wvicon.gif
One Wonderful Night 1932  wvicon.gif
And Still I Love You 1933 Irving Caesar  wvicon.gif
Annina 1934 Rowland Leigh, William Thiele, John Shubert  wvicon.gif
My Heart Is Yours 1934 Rowland Leigh, William Thiele, John Shubert  wvicon.gif
The Donkey Serenade 1937 Dailey Paskman, Sigmund Spaeth, Irving Caesar, Robert Wright, Chet Forrest  wvicon.gif
He Who Loves and Runs Away 1937 Gus Kahn  wvicon.gif
I Want the World to Know 1937 Gus Kahn  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Darling, Je Vous Adore 1952 Dailey Paskman  wvicon.gif
Bon Jour 1956 Johnny Burke  wvicon.gif
Marche Grotesque ?  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Composer Performer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg Allah's Holiday 2:32 R. Friml  Ragtime Dorian Henry