Walter Rolfe  (1880-1944)
Last updated: 09.06.18
Walter Rolfe was an American songwriter and composer of popular music with more than 300 pieces of music to his credit. Born in Rumford Corners, Maine, he lived and worked in Massachusetts where he taught piano and music theory. He wrote much highly sentimental descriptive music for piano which was typical in the ragtime era. Of ragtime interest is his characteristic march & two-step Happy Hayseed (1903) and his That Fascinating Rag (1911).

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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 60 works by Walter Rolfe (1880-1944). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

When the Lilacs Are in Bloom (1900) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edd Hall
Springtime of Youth (1915) wvicon.gif
Beneath the Pines of Maine (1901) wvicon.gif
Pictures in the Firelight (1916) wvicon.gif
The Song That I Hear in My Dreams (1902) wvicon.gif
L'Encore (1917) wvicon.gif
The Happy Hayseed (1903) wvicon.gif
Mood Pensive (1917) wvicon.gif
The Little Church Where You and I Were Wed (1903) wvicon.gif
Night of Love (1917) wvicon.gif
I've Come For My Answer Annie Lee (1906) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edd Hall
Dream Memories (1918) wvicon.gif
Kiss of Spring (1906) wvicon.gif
Hawaiian Dream (1918) wvicon.gif
Sunbeam Dance (1906) wvicon.gif
Sylvan Dreams (1918) wvicon.gif
When the Green Leaves Turn to Gold (1906) wvicon.gif
The Big Bass Singer (1919) wvicon.gif
An Autumn Reverie (1907) wvicon.gif
Our Invincible Nation (1922) wvicon.gif
Mandy Jane (1907) wvicon.gif
Candle-Glow (1923) wvicon.gif
Capt. Bing (1908) wvicon.gif
Words by: Wm. J MacFarlane
Elfin Dreams (1923) wvicon.gif
Stack of Fun (1908) wvicon.gif
Stolen Kisses (1923) wvicon.gif
Garden of Love (1909) wvicon.gif
Water-Nymphs (1923) wvicon.gif
There'll Come a Day of Reckoning (1909) wvicon.gif
Words by: Frank L Murphy
Clear As a Crystal (1924) wvicon.gif
Wildfire (1909) wvicon.gif
Little Soldier March (1924) wvicon.gif
The Call to Arms (1910) wvicon.gif
Twilight Visions (1924) wvicon.gif
Vision of Love (1910) wvicon.gif
Comin' Home to You (1925) wvicon.gif
Words by: Effie Cutler
Cupid's Kiss (1911) wvicon.gif
Honeymoon Dance (1925) wvicon.gif
Flight of Fancy (1911) wvicon.gif
The Moon Rocket (1925) wvicon.gif
That Fascinating Rag (1911) wvicon.gif
Vale of Song (1926) wvicon.gif
A Little While (1912) wvicon.gif
Larkspur (1929) wvicon.gif
Suzanne (1912) wvicon.gif
Dream Visions (1931) wvicon.gif
What Do You Think of That? (1912) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Rolfe
Volga Boat Song (1943) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: D. Laqmont
Delectation (1914) wvicon.gif
Am Sin (?)
Smile and Frowns (1914) wvicon.gif
Hollyhocks (?) wvicon.gif
Twilight Hours Waltz (1914) wvicon.gif
In a Moonlight Garden (?) wvicon.gif
Dreamland Voices (1915) wvicon.gif
Longing (?) wvicon.gif
Love in May (1915) wvicon.gif
Ocean Blue (?) wvicon.gif
Rosemary (1915) wvicon.gif
The Radio Boys March (?) wvicon.gif