Lewis F. Muir  (1884-1950)
Last updated: 19.11.18
Lewis Muir was a pianist and composer of popular music with a number of ragtime titles. He is said to have performed in St Louis (1904), New York (1910) as well as in London. His Waiting for the Robert E. Lee (1912), of which there are both vocal and instrumental versions, is much recorded. Also of particular ragtime interest is his Chilly Billy Bee Rag (1910).

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Jazz Music CDs:
cd15.gif Turk Murphy Turk Murphy's Jazz Band Favorites CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Various Artists From Ragtime to Jazz Vol. 4: 1896-1922 CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Various Artists Player Piano Memories CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif
cd15.gif Various Artists Spirit of Ragtime flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Claude Bolling Original Ragtime CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif
cd15.gif Claude Bolling Original Ragtime/Original Boogie Woogie/Original Piano Blues CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Robert R. Darch Reunion in Ragtime flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif
cd15.gif Elite Syncopators Ragtime Special flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Big Tiny Little Best of Honky Tonky Piano Vol. 1 flag15us.gif
cd15.gif Paragon Ragtime Orchestra Knockout Drops CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.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 Eubie Blake Golden Reunion in Ragtime flag15us.gif
cd15.gif Eubie Blake That's Ragtime! flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Richard Zimmerman Ragtime Favorites - Richard Zimmerman flag15us.gif
cd15.gif St. Louis Ragtimers The St. Louis Ragtimers: Volume 1 flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif St. Louis Ragtimers The St. Louis Ragtimers: Volume 2 flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif St. Louis Ragtimers The St. Louis Ragtimers: Volume 4 flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Terry Waldo Kinky and Sweet flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Sue Keller Kellerized flag15us.gif flag15de.gif
cd15.gif Jo Ann Castle The Best of Jo Ann Castle CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Jo Ann Castle Jo Anne Castle - 22 Greatest Ragtime Hits: Vol. 2 CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif  Knuckles O'Toole Knuckles O'Toole: Plays The Greatest All-Time Ragtime Hits flag15us.gif
cd15.gif Johnny Maddox Back Home in Tennessee CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Johnny Maddox Cowboys & Indians CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif "Perfessor" Bill Edwards Perfessor Bill Sings Volume 1
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 35 works by Lewis F. Muir (1884-1950). 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
         
Mexatexa 1909  wvicon.gif
Play That Fandango Rag 1909 E. Ray Goetz  wvicon.gif
Chilly Billy Bee Rag 1910  wvicon.gif
Oh You Bear Cat Rag 1910 Frederick Watson William Tracey  wvicon.gif
Play That Barber Shop Chord 1910 William Tracey  wvicon.gif
When My Marie Sings Chilly-Billy-Bee 1910 Eddie Moran  wvicon.gif
The Matrimony Rag 1911 Edgar Leslie  wvicon.gif
Texas Tommy's dance 1911 Edgar Lewis  wvicon.gif
When Ragtime Rosie Ragged the Rosary 1911 Edgar Leslie  wvicon.gif
Buck Dance Bill 1912 Edgar Lewis, Maurice Abrahams  wvicon.gif
Here Comes My Daddy Now 1912 Lewis F. Muir  wvicon.gif
Hitchy Koo 1912 Maurice Abrahams L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
I Want to Go Home 1912 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
Let's Go To Savanah G. A. 1912 L. Wolfe Gibert, Maurice Abrahams  wvicon.gif
Ragging the Baby to Sleep 1912 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
Ragtime Cowboy Joe 1912 Maurice Abrahams Grant Clarke  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Take Me to That Swanee Shore 1912 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
Waiting For the Robert E. Lee - Instrumental 1912  wvicon.gif
Waiting For the Robert E. Lee - Song 1912 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
At the Yiddish Cabaret 1913 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
He Wants Someone to Call Him Papa 1913  wvicon.gif
Heavy on the Catsup 1913  wvicon.gif
How's Your Little Maltese Cat 1913 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
I've Been Through the Mill 1913 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
In the Heart of the Kentucky Hills 1913  wvicon.gif
Little Rag Baby Doll 1913 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
Mammy Jinny's Jubilee 1913 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
Oh What a Night 1913  wvicon.gif
You Did, You Know You Did 1913 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
Buy a Bale of Cotton For Me 1914 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
By the Zuyder Zee 1914 Jack Wells Alfred Bryan  wvicon.gif
Campmeeting Band 1914 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
I Had a Gal, I Had a Pal 1914 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
We've Been Married Just One Year 1914 L. Wolfe Gilbert  wvicon.gif
Hicki Hoy 1915 Stanley Murphy  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Composer Performer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg Chilly Billy Bee Rag 4:00 L.F. Muir  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Heavy on the Catsup 4:11 L.F. Muir  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Play That Barber Shop Chord 2:56 L.F. Muir  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Waiting For the Robert E. Lee 4:09 L.F. Muir  Ragtime Dorian Henry