Melville Morris 
Last updated: 09.06.18
There is virtually nothing known about Melville Morris other the few works that he published. Amongst these he is known to have composed the ragtime numbers Kangaroo Hop (1915). a fox trot rag described below and music for the song That Ragtime Regiment Band (1912) to which A. Seymour Brown provided the lyrics.

Websites :
url15.gif Melville Morris Biography and list of works by "Perfessor" Bill Edwards  
     Performer CD Title Supplier
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Jack Bradshaw on "Takes Two [Ragtime Piano Duos]" flag15us.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif "Perfessor" Bill Edwards on "Syncopated Safari"
cd15.gif Heidelberg Quintet on "Floating Down the River" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Jenks/Grinstead on "Ragtime Bigtime" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
DBE761 The Kangaroo Hop (1915) - Fox Trot
D/A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3½ mins.
out-of-print €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
     Title Instruments Remarks
sm15.gif The Kangaroo Hop (1915) D/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 8 works by Melville Morris. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

That Ragtime Regimental Band (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: A. Seymour Brown
Cute and Pretty (1917) wvicon.gif
The Kangaroo Hop (1915) wvicon.gif
Who's Who (1917) wvicon.gif
On the Bay of Old Bombay (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edward Madden
Down Around the River at the Dixie Jubilee (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jack Yellen
Tiddle-De-Winks (1916) wvicon.gif
Step on It (1919) wvicon.gif
     Title Performer
youtube15.jpg Cute and Pretty (3:15) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg The Kangaroo Hop (2:28) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Step on It (2:57) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Tiddle-De-Winks (1:32) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Who's Who (3:18) Ragtime Dorian Henry