Al Piantadosi  (1884-1955)
Last updated: 19.01.22
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.
  Title Instruments/Issue Attribution
       
  MP3 File(s   
audioextmp315.gif At the Yiddish Wedding Jubilee Edison Blue Amberol: 2615 Maurice Burkhart (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Baby Shoes Edison Blue Amberol: 2957 Elizabeth Spencer (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Chasin' the Blues Edison Blue Amberol: 3949 A. Bernard (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Cow Bells Edison Blue Amberol: 4665 Harry Raderman's Orchestra
audioextmp315.gif Curse of an Aching Heart, The Edison Blue Amberol: 2022 Will Oakland (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Good Luck Mary Edison Amberol: 314 Billy Murray (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Honey Man Edison Amberol: 892 Anna Chandler (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif How Could Washington Be a Married Man Edison Blue Amberol: 3086 M. J. O'Connell (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier Edison Blue Amberol: 2580 Helen Clark (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier Indestructible Record: 1524 Henry Burr (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif I'm a Yiddish Cowboy Edison Gold Moulded Record: 9984 Edward Meeker (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif I'm Glad My Boy Grew Up to Be a Soldier Edison Blue Amberol: 23379 Helen Clark (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif If You Had All the World and Its Gold Edison Blue Amberol: 3334 Manuel Romain (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Melinda's Wedding Day Edison Blue Amberol: 1844 Arthur Collins (perf.)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Mississippi Days Edison Blue Amberol: 3041 Arthur Collins (perf.)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif  My Mariuccia Take a Steamboat, She's Gone Away Edison Gold Moulded Record: 9430 Billy Murray (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Playing Hookey Indestructible Record: 886 Ada Jones (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Send Me Away With a Smile Edison Blue Amberol: 3324 A. Fields (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Someone Edison Blue Amberol: 2572 Elizabeth Spencer (perf.)
Vernon Archibald (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Someone Is Waiting For You Edison Blue Amberol: 3437 Shannon Quartet
audioextmp315.gif Summer Days Edison Amberol: 778 Billy Murray (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Sweetheart's a Pretty Name When It Is Y-O-U Edison Standard Record: 10279 Manuel Romain (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif That's How I Need You U.S. Everlasting Record: 1599 Miss Burney
audioextmp315.gif That's How I Need You Edison Blue Amberol: 1589 Henry Burr (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Think It Over, Mary Lakeside Indestructible Cylinder Record: 1253 Will Oakland (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Way Down in Borneo-O-O-O Edison Blue Amberol: 2973 Leonard T. Chick (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Way Down in Cotton Town Edison Amberol: 543 Billy Murray (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif What a Wonderful Mother You'd Be Edison Blue Amberol: 2913 W.V. Brunt (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif What a Wonderful Mother You'd Be Indestructible Record: 1530 Henry Burr (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif When You Play in the Game of Love Edison Blue Amberol: 2395 Manuel Romain (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif Won't You Even Say, Hello Indestructible Record: 1012 Byron George Harlan (perf.)
audioextmp315.gif  Won't You Even Say, Hello Edison Standard Record: 10118 Manuel Romain (perf.)
  Midi File(s)   
audiomidi15.gif Good-Bye Mister Caruso (1909) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Honey Man (1911) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Rusty-Can-O-Rag (1910) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif That Italian Rag (1910) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif When Broadway Was a Pasture (1911) Midi James Pitt-Payne
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     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Baby Shoes Joe Goodwin (words)
Ed Rose (words)
Piano, Voice Greer wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Belgium Dry Your Tears (1918) Arthur Freed (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Blessed Is He Who Is Loving and Blessed Is She Who Is Loved (1916) Joe Goodwin (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Cow Bells (1922) Lew Klein (words)
Sidney D Mitchell (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Curse of an Aching Heart, The Henry Fink (words)
Piano, Voice Kirk wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Cute and Cunning Wonderful Baby Doll (1913) Joe Goodwin (words)
Joseph McCarthy (words)
Florence Tempest (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Good-Bye Mister Caruso (1909) Billy Dunham (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif He's the Cat's Meow Billy Abbott (co-auth.)
Ballard Macdonald (words)
Piano, Voice Greer Pub.
pdf15.gif Honey Man (1911) Joe McCarthy (words)
Abbot & White (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier Alfred Bryan (words)
Piano, Voice Kirk Pub.
pdf15.gif I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier Alfred Bryan (words)
Piano, Voice Greer Pub.
pdf15.gif I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier Alfred Bryan (words)
Chief Tendehoa (perf.)
Piano, Voice Greer Pub.
pdf15.gif I'm Always Watching Clouds Roll By (1910)(w&m) Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif I've Only One Idea About the Girls and That's to Love 'em (1914) Earl Carroll (words)
Joseph McCarthy (words)
Wibur Mack (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif  If You Had All the World and Its Gold (1916) Bartley Costell (words)
Harry Edelheit (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif In All My Dreams, I Dream of You (1910) Joe McCarthy (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Melinda's Wedding Day (1913) Joe McCarthy (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
Archie Lloyd (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif My Mariuccia Take a Steamboat, She's Gone Away (1906) George Ronklyn (words)
Henry Frey (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif On the Same Old Road (1916) Allan J Flynn (words)
John H Flynn (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Peggy Malone (1916) Joe Goodwin (words)
Burrell Rhoades (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Somehow I Can't Forget You Joe McCarthy (words)
Piano, Voice Kirk Pub.
pdf15.gif Someone Is Waiting For You(w&m) Piano, Voice Kirk Pub.
pdf15.gif Summer Days (1911) Joe McCarthy (words)
Kathleen Kay (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif That Dreamy Italian Waltz - Song Jos. McCarthy (words)
Sam Dody (perf.)
Piano, Voice Greer Pub.
pdf15.gif That Italian Rag (1910) Piano IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif That's How I Need You Joe Goodwin (words)
Joe McCarthy (words)
Piano, Voice Kirk Pub.
pdf15.gif That's How I Need You Joe Goodwin (words)
Joe McCarthy (words)
Emma Carus (perf.)
Piano, Voice Greer Pub.
pdf15.gif Then I'll Stop Loving You (1913) Joe McCarthy (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
Emma Carus (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Think It Over, Mary (1911) Thomas J. Gray (words)
Frankie Seigel (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif  Way Down in Borneo-O-O-O (1916) John H Flynn (words)
Leonard T. Chick (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif What a Wonderful Mother You'd Be Piano, Voice Greer Pub.
pdf15.gif When You Play in the Game of Love (1913) Joe Goodwin (words)
Willie Weston (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif When You're in Love With Someone Who Is Not in Love With You (1915) Grant Clarke (words)
Dorothy Meuther (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Wild Wild Women, The Al Wilson (words)
Piano, Voice Kirk Pub.
pdf15.gif Woman Thou Gavest Me (1919), The(w&m) Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 92 works by Al Piantadosi (1884-1955). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
My Mariuccia Take a Steamboat, She's Gone Away 1906 George Ronklyn (words)
Henry Frey (perf.)
Billy Murray (perf.)
Joseph Mack (perf.)
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Tennessee Tessie 1907 Joe Schwab (words)
George Ronklyn (words)
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I'm a Yiddish Cowboy 1908 Halsey K. Mohr (co-author)
Edgar Leslie (words)
Edward Meeker (perf.)
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Playing Hookey 1908 Edgar Leslie (words)
Ada Jones (perf.)
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Rose of the Rancho 1908 Frances Starr (perf.)
Big Chief Dynamite 1909 Jeff T. Branen (words)
Harry Koler (perf.)
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Can't You See the Rainbow in the Sky 1909 Edgar Leslie (words)  wvicon.gif
Good Luck Mary 1909 Alfred Bryan (words)
Edgar Leslie (words)
Billy Murray (perf.)
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Good-Bye Mister Caruso 1909 Billy Dunham (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audiomidi15.gif
I Didn't Mean to Make You Cry 1909 Halsey K Mohr (words)
Just Like the Rose 1909 I. Berlin (words)
Sweetheart's a Pretty Name When It Is Y-O-U 1909 Edgar Leslie (words)
Manuel Romain (perf.)
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Way Down in Cotton Town 1909 Edgar Leslie (words)
Billy Murray (perf.)
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Won't You Even Say, Hello 1909 Edgar Leslie (words)
Manuel Romain (perf.)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
 audioextmp315.gif
Funny Moon 1910 Jos. McCarthy (words)
Charles F. Orr:veveyz (perf.)
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I'm Always Watching Clouds Roll By (w&m) 1910  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
I'm Awf'ly Glad I'm Irish 1910 Edgar Leslie (words)
In All My Dreams, I Dream of You 1910 J. McCarthy (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Rusty-Can-O-Rag 1910 Thomas J. Gray (words)
Ben Welch (perf.)
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Skiddy-Mer-Rink-A-Doo Means ''I Love You'' 1910 Felix F. Feist (words)
Richard Carle (perf.)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Take Me With You Cutey, and Forget to Bring Me Back 1910 Thomas J. Gray (words)  wvicon.gif
That Dreamy Italian Waltz 1910
That Dreamy Italian Waltz - Song 1910 J. McCarthy (words)
Claude & Marion Cleveland (perf.)
Sam Dody (perf.)
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That Italian Rag 1910  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif youtube15.jpg audiomidi15.gif
That Italian Rag - Song 1910 Edgar Leslie (words)
Sam Dody (perf.)
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That Todelo Tune 1910 M. Irwin (perf.)
Dreamy Italian Waltz 1911  wvicon.gif
Dreamy Italian Waltz - Song 1911  wvicon.gif
Give Me a Small-Town Sweetheart 1911 Joe McCarthy (words)  wvicon.gif
Honey Man 1911 J. McCarthy (words)
Abbot & White (perf.)
Anna Chandler (perf.)
George F. Britt (perf.)
Luba Meroff (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audiomidi15.gifaudioextmp315.gif
I Just Met the Fellow Who Married the Girl That I Was Going to Get! 1911 J. McCarthy (words)
Somehow I Can't Forget You 1911 Joe McCarthy (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Summer Days 1911 J. McCarthy (words)
Billy Murray (perf.)
Belle Adair (perf.)
Kathleen Kay (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
That Italian Serenade 1911 J. Glogau (co-author)
J. McCarthy (words)
 wvicon.gif
That Long Lost Chord 1911 J. McCarthy (words)
Think It Over, Mary 1911 Thomas J. Gray (words)
Frankie Seigel (perf.)
Will Oakland (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
When Broadway Was a Pasture 1911 J. McCarthy (words)
Valeska Suratt (perf.)
 wvicon.gif audiomidi15.gif
That's How I Need You 1912 J. McCarthy (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
Henry Burr (perf.)
Miss Burney (perf.)
Emma Carus (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
Your Daddy Did the Same Thing Fifty Years Ago 1912 J. McCarthy (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
 wvicon.gif
Curse of an Aching Heart, The 1913 Henry Fink (words)
Will Oakland (perf.)
Emma Carus (perf.)
Manne & Bell (perf.)
Joe Burns (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Cute and Cunning Wonderful Baby Doll 1913 Joe Goodwin (words)
Joseph McCarthy (words)
Florence Tempest (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
I'd Still Believe in You 1913
It's the Wonderful Way He Loves 1913 Homer Wesley (words)
Melinda's Wedding Day 1913 J. McCarthy (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
Archie Lloyd (perf.)
Arthur Collins (perf.)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
Barnes & Robinson (perf.)
Emma Carus (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
Then I'll Stop Loving You 1913 J. McCarthy (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
Emma Carus (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
When You Play in the Game of Love 1913 Joe Goodwin (words)
Willie Weston (perf.)
Manuel Romain (perf.)
Little Jerry (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
Where Was Moses When the Light Went Out? 1913
You Look Just Like Your Mother, Mary 1913 Howard Wesley (words)
At the Yiddish Wedding Jubilee 1914 Maurice Burkhart (perf.)  audioextmp315.gif
I've Only One Idea About the Girls and That's to Love 'em 1914 Earl Carroll (words)
Joseph McCarthy (words)
Wibur Mack (perf.)
Helene Vincent (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier 1915 Alfred Bryan (words)
Ed Morton (perf.)
Henry Burr (perf.)
Helen Clark (perf.)
Chief Tendehoa (perf.)
Will J. Ward (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
I'm Glad My Boy Grew Up to Be a Soldier 1915 Helen Clark (perf.)  audioextmp315.gif
My Own Venetian Rose (w&m) 1915 J. Glogau (co-author)
J. McCarthy (co-author)
Billy Beard (perf.)
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Someone 1915 Elizabeth Spencer (perf.)
Vernon Archibald (perf.)
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What a Wonderful Mother You'd Be 1915 Joe Goodwin (words)
Henry Burr (perf.)
W.V. Brunt (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
When You're in Love With Someone Who Is Not in Love With You 1915 G. Clarke (words)
Dorothy Meuther (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Baby Shoes 1916 Ed Rose (words)
Joe Goodwin (words)
Elizabeth Spencer (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
Blessed Is He Who Is Loving and Blessed Is She Who Is Loved 1916 Joe Goodwin (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Blue Bird 1916 Earl Carroll (words)
For the Sake of a Rose 1916 Addison Burkhardt (words)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
How Could Washington Be a Married Man 1916 Joe Goodwin (words)
Ballard MacDonald (words)
Evelyn Nesbit (perf.)
M. J. O'Connell (perf.)
 wvicon.gif audioextmp315.gif
If You Had All the World and Its Gold 1916 Bartley Costell (words)
Harry Edelheit (words)
Manuel Romain (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
Mississippi Days 1916 Ballard MacDonald (words)
Arthur Collins (perf.)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
 wvicon.gif audioextmp315.gif
On the Same Old Road 1916 Allan J Flynn (words)
John H Flynn (words)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Peggy Malone 1916 Joe Goodwin (words)
Burrell Rhoades (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Way Down in Borneo-O-O-O 1916 John H Flynn (words)
Leonard T. Chick (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
Your Wife 1916 Andrew Donnelly (words)
Addison Burkhardt (words)
 wvicon.gif
May Heaven Bless Your Wedding Day 1917 Bartley Costello (words)  wvicon.gif
Send Me Away With a Smile (w&m) 1917 Louis Weslyn (co-author)
A. Fields (perf.)
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Someone Is Waiting For You (w&m) 1917 Shannon Quartet (perf.)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif audioextmp315.gif
When the Boys Come Home 1917 G. Clarke (words)
Wild Wild Women, The 1917 Al Wilson (words)
H. Lewis (perf.)
 wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
All Aboard For Home Sweet Home 1918 J. Glogau (co-author)
Addison Burkhardt (words)
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Belgium Dry Your Tears 1918 Arthur Freed (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
My Salvation Army Girl 1918 Jack Mason (words)
They Are the Stars in the Service Flag 1918 J. Glogau (words)
Jack Mason (words)
What an Army of Men We'd Have if They Ever Drafted the Girls (w&m) 1918 J. Glogau (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Woman Thou Gavest Me, The (w&m) 1919 Arr. by E Bial  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
You Mean All That and More to Me (w&m) 1919 Gloria Joy (perf.)  wvicon.gif
It's Easy For You to Remember But It's So Hard For Me to Forget 1919.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Chasin' the Blues 1920 A. Bernard (perf.)  audioextmp315.gif
I'm the Good Man That Was Hard to Find 1920 Bud Green (words)  wvicon.gif
He's the Cat's Meow 1921 Billy Abbott (co-author)
Ballard Macdonald (words)
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Cow Bells 1922 Lew Klein (words)
Sidney D Mitchell (words)
Harry Raderman's Orchestra (perf.)
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Pal of My Cradle Days 1925 Marshall Montgomery (words)
Alice Morely (perf.)
Heller & Riley (perf.)
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Down by the Gas House 1926 Wm Tracey (words)
Tired Hands (w&m) 1926  wvicon.gif
Hurl 1930 Harold Soloman (words)
No Mother to Guide Her 1931 Bartley Costello (words)  wvicon.gif
Cradle Lullaby (w&m) 1932 J. Glogau (co-author)  wvicon.gif
On the Shores of Sweet Romance (w&m) 1933 Arthur Tracy (co-author)
Jack Glogau (co-author)
I'm Sending a Message to Mama ? Joseph McCarthy (words)
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg That Italian Rag 3:00 Ragtime Dorian Henry A. Piantadosi 
youtube15.jpg That Italian Rag 3:00 Ragtime Dorian Henry A. Piantadosi