Walter Rolfe  (1880-1944)
Last updated: 27.10.19
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 61 works by Walter Rolfe (1880-1944). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
When the Lilacs Are in Bloom 1900 Edd Hall  wvicon.gif
Beneath the Pines of Maine 1901  wvicon.gif
Song That I Hear in My Dreams, The 1902  wvicon.gif
Happy Hayseed, The 1903  wvicon.gif
Little Church Where You and I Were Wed, The 1903  wvicon.gif
I've Come For My Answer Annie Lee 1906 Edd Hall  wvicon.gif
Kiss of Spring 1906  wvicon.gif
Laughing Sam 1906 Words & Music by Rolfe  wvicon.gif
Sunbeam Dance 1906  wvicon.gif
When the Green Leaves Turn to Gold 1906  wvicon.gif
Autumn Reverie, An 1907  wvicon.gif
Mandy Jane 1907  wvicon.gif
Capt. Bing 1908 Wm. J MacFarlane  wvicon.gif
Stack of Fun 1908  wvicon.gif
Garden of Love 1909  wvicon.gif
There'll Come a Day of Reckoning 1909 Frank L Murphy  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
Wildfire 1909  wvicon.gif
Call to Arms, The 1910  wvicon.gif
Vision of Love 1910  wvicon.gif
Cupid's Kiss 1911  wvicon.gif
Flight of Fancy 1911  wvicon.gif
That Fascinating Rag 1911  wvicon.gif
Little While, A 1912  wvicon.gif
Suzanne 1912  wvicon.gif
What Do You Think of That? 1912 Words & Music by Rolfe  wvicon.gif
Delectation 1914  wvicon.gif
Smile and Frowns 1914  wvicon.gif
Twilight Hours Waltz 1914  wvicon.gif
Dreamland Voices 1915  wvicon.gif
Love in May 1915  wvicon.gif
Rosemary 1915  wvicon.gif
Springtime of Youth 1915  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
Pictures in the Firelight 1916  wvicon.gif
L'Encore 1917  wvicon.gif
Mood Pensive 1917  wvicon.gif
Night of Love 1917  wvicon.gif
Dream Memories 1918  wvicon.gif
Hawaiian Dream 1918  wvicon.gif
Sylvan Dreams 1918  wvicon.gif
Big Bass Singer, The 1919  wvicon.gif
Our Invincible Nation 1922  wvicon.gif
Candle-Glow 1923  wvicon.gif
Elfin Dreams 1923  wvicon.gif
Stolen Kisses 1923  wvicon.gif
Water-Nymphs 1923  wvicon.gif
Clear As a Crystal 1924  wvicon.gif
Little Soldier March 1924  wvicon.gif
Twilight Visions 1924  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
Comin' Home to You 1925 Effie Cutler  wvicon.gif
Honeymoon Dance 1925  wvicon.gif
Moon Rocket, The 1925  wvicon.gif
Vale of Song 1926  wvicon.gif
Larkspur 1929  wvicon.gif
Dream Visions 1931  wvicon.gif
Volga Boat Song 1943 D. Laqmont  wvicon.gif
Am Sin ?
Hollyhocks ?  wvicon.gif
In a Moonlight Garden ?  wvicon.gif
Longing ?  wvicon.gif
Ocean Blue ?  wvicon.gif
Radio Boys March, The ?  wvicon.gif