Archie W. Scheu  (1880-1963)
Last updated: 27.10.18
Archie W. Scheu was an American composer and publisher of popular easy-to-play ragtime numbers. Of his dozen or so compositions written between 1905 and 1909, Sleepy Sidney (1907) is probably the best known.

 
Websites:
url15.gif Archie W. Scheu Biography and list of works by "Perfessor" Bill Edwards  
     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Bryan Wright Syncopated Musings: Classic Piano Rags and Ragtime Waltzes CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
             
DBE1483 Jack Frost (1906) - Rag-Time Two Step
D/A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 4 mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1485 Sleepy Sidney (1907) - Rag-Time Two Step
A/T/T/B+T/B/GB(B), approx. 3¾ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
     Title Instruments Remarks
       
sm15.gif Jack Frost (1906) D/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Sleepy Sidney (1907) A/T/T/B+T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 14 works by Archie W. Scheu (1880-1963). 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
         
Smiling Sadie 1905  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Stadium 1905
The Winner 1905
Dreaming 1906  wvicon.gif
Hot Foot 1906  wvicon.gif
Jack Frost (1906) 1906  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Poodles & Pugs 1906  wvicon.gif
When 1906
Sleepy Sidney (1907) 1907  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Standard Oil 1907 F. L. Hill  wvicon.gif
Naoma 1909 Willis Frets  wvicon.gif
Naoma - for Orchestra 1909  wvicon.gif
Percy 1909  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Thinking 1909 Words & Music by Scheu  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Composer Performer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg Jack Frost 3:30 A.W. Scheu  Ragtime Dorian Henry Jack Frost (1906)
youtube15.jpg Percy 2:40 A.W. Scheu  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Sleepy Sidney 2:43 A.W. Scheu  Ragtime Dorian Henry Sleepy Sidney (1907)
youtube15.jpg Smiling Sadie 2:47 A.W. Scheu  Ragtime Dorian Henry