Billy James 
Last updated: 27.04.22
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Ragtime Music CDs:
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     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
pdf15.gif Break the Piano (1918) B. James (music) Piano IMSLP
pdf15.gif Carolina Mammy (1922) B. James (words & music)
A. Jolson (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP
pdf15.gif Cut Yourself a Piece of Cake and Make Yourself at Home (1923) B. James (words & music)
Irving Bibo (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Rosette (1922) B. James (music) Piano IMSLP
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 15 works by Billy James. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Hello My Sweetheart 1916 Bobby Heath (words)  wvicon.gif
Break the Piano 1918  wvicon.gif
Blue Note Blues 1922  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Breakin' the Piano 1922  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Carolina Mammy (w&m) 1922 A. Jolson (perf.)
Marshall Montgomery (perf.)
Henry Murtagh (perf.)
Fishin' For Flats 1922  Pub. youtube15.jpg
Rosette 1922  Pub. youtube15.jpg
Chinese Memories 1923  Pub. youtube15.jpg
Cut Yourself a Piece of Cake and Make Yourself at Home (w&m) 1923 Irving Bibo (words)  Pub.
Carolina Sweetheart (w&m) 1925 Meyer Davis (perf.)  wvicon.gif
Lindbergh March (w&m) 1927  Pub.
Spirit of St. Louis (w&m) 1927  wvicon.gif
Mad Fingers 1930  Pub. youtube15.jpg
So Restful 1930  Pub. youtube15.jpg
Have a Drink, Boys 1933
     Title Duration Performer
youtube15.jpg Blue Note Blues 3:10 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Breakin' the Piano 2:32 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Chinese Memories 3:54 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Fishin' For Flats 3:05 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Mad Fingers 2:26 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Rosette 1:39 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg So Restful 3:40 Ragtime Dorian Henry