Frederick W. Hager  (1874-1958)
Last updated: 27.04.22
According to the Internet source given below, Frederick W. Hager was an American musician born in New Milford, Pennsylvania and was a, recording artist, publisher, compose, and music director.
He studied violin at the National Conservatory and led his own band in New York City at the age of 21. In 1898 he began recording for Harms, Kaiser and Hagen. Later he recorded with Edison, Zonophone and Columbia ias well as serving bandleader.
Of ragtime interest is Miss Dixie (1907) published at his own Helf & Hager Co., New York, USA.
He died in Dunedin, Florida.

Websites:
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Frederick W. Hager  (1874-1958) has at least 8 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Gleaming Star Novelette intermezzo
Music by: Frederick W. Hager.
Publisher: Helf & Hager Co.
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Printed: 1905. Sheet Music.
Handsome Harry
Music by: Frederick W. Hager.
Publisher: Ring Music Co.
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Printed: 1904. Sheet Music 5 pages.
Laughing Water
Music by: Frederick W. Hager.
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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Printed: 1903. Sheet Music 5 pages.
Laughing Water - Song
Music by: Frederick W. Hager.
Words by: George Totten Smith
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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  Printed: 1903. Sheet Music.
b0000cwvch_m.jpgMidnight Flyer, The March-Two Step
Music by: Frederick W. Hager.
Publisher: E. T. Paull Music Co.
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Printed: 1903. Sheet Music. Currently unavailable.
Minerva A musical inspiration
Music by: Frederick W. Hager.
Publisher: Helf & Hager Co.
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Printed: 1906. Sheet Music.
Miss Dixie March and two step. A typical American sketch
Music by: Frederick W. Hager.
Publisher: Helf & Hager Co.
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Printed: 1907. Sheet Music 5 pages.
Passion ntermezzo
Music by: Frederick W. Hager.
Publisher: Helf & Hager Co.
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  Printed: 1906. Sheet Music.
  Title Instruments/Issue Performers
       
  MP3 File(s)    
audioextmp315.gif Bird and the Saxophone, The Edison Blue Amberol: 4297 Sibyl Sanderson Fagan
audioextmp315.gif Boy and the Birds, The New York Military Band
audioextmp315.gif Day in Toyland, A Edison Blue Amberol: 3875 Peerless Orchestra
audioextmp315.gif Gleaming Star Edison Gold Moulded Record: 9218 Edison Concert Band
audioextmp315.gif Laughing Water Edison Gold Moulded Record: 8532 Edison Grand Concert Band
audioextmp315.gif Minerva Edison Gold Moulded Record: 9327 Edison Symphony Orchestra
audioextmp315.gif Ragtime Medley Edison Record: 6706 F.W. Hager
  as Performer Composers
audioextmp315.gif Ave Marie Edison Record: 6701 C. Gounod
audioextmp315.gif Annie Laurie Edison Record: 6700 A.A.J. Scott
  Midi File(s)   Sequencer(s)
audiomidi15.gif Miss Dixie (1907) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Twilight Express! (1912), The Midi James Pitt-Payne
     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
Ragtime Music CDs:
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cd15.gif Dawn of the Century Ragtime Orchestra Professor David E. Bourne Presents
cd15.gif Jack Bradshaw Takes Two [Ragtime Piano Duos] flag15us.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15es.gif
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Assembly (1914), The F.W. Hager (music) Piano IMSLP
pdf15.gif In Land of Love with the Song Birds (1915) F.W. Hager (music) Piano IMSLP
pdf15.gif Laughing Water F.W. Hager (music)
Piano YorkSpace
pdf15.gif Laughing Water - Song (1903) F.W. Hager (music)
George Totten Smith (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Midnight Flyer (1903), The F.W. Hager (music) Piano IMSLP
pdf15.gif Midnight Flyer, The F.W. Hager (music) Piano YorkSpace Pub.
pdf15.gif Minerva (1906) F.W. Hager (music) Piano IMSLP
pdf15.gif Music Master Old Pal O' Mine (1925) F.W. Hager (words & music) Piano, Voice IMSLP
pdf15.gif My Ramapoo (1910) F.W. Hager (music) Piano IMSLP
pdf15.gif Sixty Miles an Hour (1910) F.W. Hager (music) Piano IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Twilight Express! (1912), The F.W. Hager (music)
C. M. Denison (words)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP
pdf15.gif Waltz of Love (1921), The F.W. Hager (music)
Ray Sherwood (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP
This list is arranged by composer and contains 5 works performed by Frederick W. Hager who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg Ave Marie (1900) Charles Gounod F.W. Hager (perf.) wvicon.gifaudioextmp315.gif
perf15.jpg Ragtime Medley (1899) Frederick W. Hager F.W. Hager (perf.) audioextmp315.gif
perf15.jpg Blue Bell (1904) Theodore F. Morse Edward Madden (words)
Albert Benzler (perf.)
F.W. Hager (perf.)
Alma Doergo Stirling (perf.)
Irene Jernon (perf.)
Nellie Nichols (perf.)
Effie Brooklin (perf.)
Anna Driver (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Annie Laurie (1852) Alicia Ann John Scott Finlay Dunn (words)
Marie Narelle (perf.)
F.W. Hager (perf.)
The Greater New York Quartette (perf.)
Christine Miller (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Mocking Bird (1867) Septimus Winner F.W. Hager (perf.) wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 28 works by Frederick W. Hager (1874-1958). 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
       
Ragtime Medley 1899 F.W. Hager (perf.)  audioextmp315.gif
Laughing Water 1903 Edison Grand Concert Band (perf.)
Arr. by Justin Ringleben
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Laughing Water - Song 1903 George Totten Smith (words)
Arr. by Justin Ringleben
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Midnight Flyer, The 1903  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Tone Pictures of the 71st Regiment Leaving For Cuba 1903 Gilmore's Band (perf.)
Handsome Harry 1904 arr. Justin Ringleben  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Gleaming Star 1905 Edison Concert Band (perf.)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif audioextmp315.gif
Minerva 1906 Edison Symphony Orchestra (perf.)  amazon15.gif Pub. audioextmp315.gif
Passion 1906 Edison Symphony Orchestra (perf.)  amazon15.gif Pub.
Miss Dixie 1907  amazon15.gif Pub. audiomidi15.gif
My Ramapoo 1910 American Standard Orchestra (perf.)  wvicon.gif
My Ramapoo - Song (w&m) 1910  Pub.
Sixty Miles an Hour 1910  Pub.
Twilight Express!, The 1912 C. M. Denison (words)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
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Assembly, The 1914  wvicon.gif
In Land of Love with the Song Birds 1915 as F. Wallace Rega  wvicon.gif
Let's Go Back to the Village of Love 1916 Ed Farran (words)
as F. Wallace Regá
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Mulberry Moon 1916 C. M. Denison (words)  Pub.
Below Deck Rag 1919 Okeh 1140
Boy and the Birds, The 1919 New York Military Band (perf.)
Okeh 1257
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Day in Toyland, A 1919 Peerless Orchestra (perf.)
Edison BA 3875
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Nightingale, A 1919 Okeh 1245
Ring Out the Liberty Bell 1919 Pathé 29234
Bird and the Saxophone, The 1921 Justin. Ringleben (co-author)
Sibyl Sanderson Fagan (perf.)
William Scotti (perf.)
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Waltz of Love, The 1921 Ray Sherwood (words)
as Milo Rega
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Swanee Smiles (w&m) 1922 J. Ringleben (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Gloria 1923-6 J. Ringleben (co-author)  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Music Master Old Pal O' Mine (w&m) 1925  wvicon.gif
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg Gloria 2:44 Ragtime Dorian Henry