Al Piantadosi  (1884-1955)
Last updated: 07.08.18
According to the Internet source given below, Al Piantadosi was an American pianist, publisher and composer of popular music born in New York. A prolific songwriter of sentimental ballads starting in 1906 and continuing right into the 1930's. He collaborated with some of the best lyricists of his time amongst whom were including Alfred Bryan, Grant Clarke, and Edgar Leslie. As a pianist he covered resorts, night clubs and vaudeville as well as touring Europe and Australia. Some consider his most famous work to be the sentimental The Curse of An Aching Heart (1913). On the ragtime front, he is remembered for his Rusty-Can-O Rag (1910) and That Italian Rag (1910). He died in Encino, California.

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b0000culbc_m.jpgRusty-Can-O-Rag Song
Music by Al Piantadosi. Words by: Thomas J. Gray.
Publisher: Leo Feist
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Printed: 1910. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 79 works by Al Piantadosi (1884-1955). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

My Mariuccia Take a Steamboat (1906) wvicon.gif
Words by: George Ronklyn
Where Was Moses When the Light Went Out? (1913)
Tennessee Tessie (1907) wvicon.gif
Words by: Joe Schwab, George Ronklyn
You Look Just Like Your Mother, Mary (1913)
Words by: Howard Wesley
Playing Hookey (1908) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
At the Yiddish Wedding Jubilee (1914)
Rose of the Rancho (1908)
I've Only One Idea About the Girls and That's to Love 'em (1914)
Words by: Earl Carroll, J. McCarthy
Big Chief Dynamite (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jeff T. Branen
I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Can't You See the Rainbow in the Sky (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
My Own Venetian Rose (1915) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Piantadosi Co-Authors: J. Glogau, J. McCarthy
Good Luck Mary (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan, Edgar Leslie
What a Wonderful Mother You'd Be (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: Joe Goodwin
Good-Bye Mr Caruso (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Billy Dunham
When You're in Love With Someone Who Is Not in Love With You (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: G. Clarke
I Didn't Mean to Make You Cry (1909)
Words by: Halsey K Mohr
Baby Shoes (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ed Rose, Joe Goodwin
I'm a Yiddish Cowboy Tough Guy Levi (1909) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Halsey K. Mohr Words by: Edgar Leslie
Blue Bird (1916)
Words by: Earl Carroll
Just Like the Rose (1909)
Words by: I. Berlin
For the Sake of a Rose (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Addison Burkhardt
Way Down in Cotton Town (1909)
Words by: Edgar Leslie
How Could Washington Be a Married Man (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Joe Goodwin, Ballard MacDonald
I'm Always Watching Clouds Roll By (1910) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Piantadosi
If You Had All the World and Its Gold (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Bartley Costell, Harry Edelheit
I'm Awfully Glad I'm Irish (1910)
Words by: Edgar Leslie
Mississippi Days (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ballard MacDonald
In All My Dreams, I Dream of You (1910) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
On the Same Old Road (1916)
Words by: Allan J Flynn, John H Flynn
Rusty-Can-O-Rag (1910) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Thomas J. Gray
Way Down in Borneo-O-O-O (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: John H Flynn
Skiddy-Mer-Rink-A-Doo Means "i Love You" (1910)
Words by: Felix F. Feist
Your Wife (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Andrew Donnelly, Addison Burkhardt
Take Me With You Cutey, and Forget to Bring Me Back (1910) wvicon.gif
Words by: Thomas J. Gray
May Heaven Bless Your Wedding Day (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Bartley Costello
That Dreamy Italian Waltz (1910)
Send Me Away With a Smile (1917)
Words & Music: Piantadosi Co-Author: Louis Weslyn
That Dreamy Italian Waltz - Song (1910) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Someone Is Waiting For You (1917) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Piantadosi
That Italian Rag (1910) wvicon.gif
When the Boys Come Home (1917)
Words by: G. Clarke
That Italian Rag - Song (1910) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
The Wild Wild Women (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Al Wilson
Dreamy Italian Waltz (1911) wvicon.gif
All Aboard For Home Sweet Home (1918) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: J. Glogau Words by: Addison Burkhardt
Dreamy Italian Waltz - Song (1911) wvicon.gif
Belgium Dry Your Tears (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Arthur Freed
Give Me a Small-Town Sweetheart (1911) wvicon.gif
Words by: Joe McCarthy
My Salvation Army Girl (1918)
Words by: Jack Mason
Honey Man (1911) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
They Are the Stars in the Service Flag (1918)
Words by: J. Glogau, Jack Mason
I Just Met the Fellow Who Married the Girl That I Was Going to Get! (1911)
Words by: J. McCarthy
What an Army of Men We'd Have if They Ever Drafted the Girls (1918) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Piantadosi Co-Author: J. Glogau
Somehow I Can't Forget You (1911) wvicon.gif
Words by: Joe McCarthy
The Woman Thou Gavest Me (1919) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Piantadosi
Arr. by E Bial
Summer Days (1911) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
You Mean All That and More to Me (1919) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Piantadosi
That Italian Serenade (1911) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: J. Glogau Words by: J. McCarthy
It's Easy For You to Remember But It's So Hard For Me to Forget (1919.)
That Long Lost Chord (1911)
Words by: J. McCarthy
I'm the Good Man That Was Hard to Find (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Bud Green
When Broadway Was a Pasture (1911) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Cow Bells (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: Lew Klein, Sidney D Mitchell
That's How I Need You (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy, Joe Goodwin
Pal of My Cradle Days (1925) wvicon.gif
Words by: Marshall Montgomery
Your Daddy Did the Same Thing Fifty Years Ago (1912) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy, Joe Goodwin
Down by the Gas House (1926)
Words by: Wm Tracey
The Curse of an Aching Heart (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: Henry Fink
Tired Hands (1926) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Piantadosi
I'd Still Believe in You (1913)
Hurl (1930)
Words by: Harold Soloman
It's the Wonderful Way He Loves (1913)
Words by: Homer Wesley
Cradle Lullaby (1932) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Piantadosi Co-Author: J. Glogau
Melinda's Wedding Day (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy, Joe Goodwin
On the Shores of Sweet Romance (1933)
Words & Music: Piantadosi Co-Authors: Arthur Tracy, Jack Glogau
Then I'll Stop Loving You (1913)
I'm Sending a Message to Mama (?)
Words by: Joseph McCarthy
When You Play in the Game of Love (1913) wvicon.gif
Words by: Joe Goodwin
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youtube15.jpg That Italian Rag (3:00) Ragtime Dorian Henry