Melville Morris 
Last updated: 19.11.18
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.

url15.gif Melville Morris Biography and list of works by "Perfessor" Bill Edwards  
     Performer CD Title Supplier
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Jenks/Grinstead Ragtime Bigtime flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Heidelberg Quintet Floating Down the River flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Jack Bradshaw Takes Two [Ragtime Piano Duos] flag15us.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif "Perfessor" Bill Edwards Syncopated Safari
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: Electronic Resource Items
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
That Ragtime Regimental Band 1912 A. Seymour Brown  wvicon.gif
The Kangaroo Hop (1915) 1915  wvicon.gif
On the Bay of Old Bombay 1915 Edward Madden  wvicon.gif
Tiddle-De-Winks 1916  wvicon.gif
Cute and Pretty 1917  wvicon.gif
Who's Who 1917  wvicon.gif
Down Around the River at the Dixie Jubilee 1919 Jack Yellen  wvicon.gif
Step on It 1919  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Composer Performer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Cute and Pretty 3:15 M. Morris  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg The Kangaroo Hop 2:28 M. Morris  Ragtime Dorian Henry The Kangaroo Hop (1915)
youtube15.jpg Step on It 2:57 M. Morris  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Tiddle-De-Winks 1:32 M. Morris  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Who's Who 3:18 M. Morris  Ragtime Dorian Henry