Harry Austin Tierney  (1890-1965)
Last updated: 18.11.18
According to the Internet source given below, Harry Austin Tierney was an American composer of popular music, much for the Broadway musical stage. He was born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey in a musical family. His mother was a pianist and who taught him, his father was a trumpeter in a symphony orchestra and one of his uncles taught him harmony and composition. Tierney later studied at the Virgil Conservatory of Music in New York City.
He toured the USA and other countries as a concert pianist in the period before the First world War travelling to London in 1915 where he worked for as a staff composer for a British publisher who published 3 of his songs (King of the Maniac Band, Pass Along and Just For Tonight). He returned to the USA in 1916 to write for Broadway musicals.
His shows included Follow Me (1917), Everything (1918), The Broadway Show (1918), Irene (1919 a top show with 620 performances his greatest hits being Alice Blue Gown and Castle of Dreams adapted from Fryderyk F. Chopin 's Minute Waltz), Rio Rita (1927), Dixiana (1929) and Half Shot at Sunrise (1930). ). Of ragtime interest are his The Bumble Bee (1909), Uncle Tom's Cabin (1911) and Variety Rag (1912). His career then declined and he died in New York City in aged 75.


Harry Austin Tierney  (1890-1965) has at least 21 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.

b0000d47rj_m.jpgBuy a Red Cross Rosie Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Alfred Bryan.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1917. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
Century Grove Revue
By Harry Austin Tierney.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1918. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Separate numbers. Bolsheviki glide. - Campanile.
Everything Is Hunky Dory Down in Honky Tonky Town Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Joe McCarthy .
Publisher: McCarthy & Fisher
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Printed: 1918. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
Fleur-De-Lis - Song Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Stanley Murphy.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1918. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
I'm Trying So Hard to Be Good For You Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: R. P. Weston.
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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Printed: 1914. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Staff and tonic sol
If a Baby Would Never Grow Older Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Alfred Bryan.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1916. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
b0000d47sb_m.jpgIrene A musical comedy by James Montgomery
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Joseph McCarthy.
Publisher: Leo Feist
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Printed: 1919. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Love Me in the Old-Fashioned Way Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Worton David.
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
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Printed: 1914. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Staff and tonic sol
b0000d47so_m.jpgM-I-S-S-I-S-S-I-P-P-I Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Bert Hanlon, Benny Ryan.
Publisher: Whaley - Royce & Co.
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Printed: 1916. Sheet Music 3 pages. Limited availability.
b0000d47sp_m.jpgMy Baby's Arms Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Joe McCarthy .
Publisher: Leo Feist
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Printed: 1919. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
My Beautiful Egypt Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Alfred Bryan.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1918. Sheet Music 3 pages. Limited availability.
b0000d47ss_m.jpgMy Little Service Flag Has Seven Stars Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Stanley Murphy.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1918. Sheet Music 3 pages. Limited availability.
Nothing's Good Enough For a Good Little Girl if She's Good Enough For You Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Alfred Bryan.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1917. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
Rio Rita Vocal Score
By Harry Tierney.
Publisher: Leo Feist
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Printed: 1959. Sheet Music. Limited availability.
Vocal Score
b0000d47t5_m.jpgShe's Dixie All the Time Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Alfred Bryan.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1916. Sheet Music 3 pages. Limited availability.
So This Is Paris Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Harold Atteridge.
Publisher: G. Schirmer
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Printed: 1916. Sheet Music 6 pages. Limited availability.
b0000d47t8_m.jpgSometime Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Wm Jerome.
Publisher: Whaley - Royce & Co.
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Printed: 1916. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
Sweet Petootie Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Stanley Murphy.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1917. Sheet Music 3 pages. Limited availability.
A Wee Bit of Lace Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: George. M. Cohan .
Publisher: McCarthy & Fisher
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Printed: 1919. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
When I Dream of Annie Laurie Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Coleman Goetz.
Publisher: Maurice Abrahams Music Co.
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Printed: 1915. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
When You Were a Baby and I Was the Kid Next Door Song
Music by Harry Austin Tierney. Words by: Edgar Leslie.
Publisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.
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Printed: 1915. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited availability.
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Ragtime Music CDs:
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cd15.gif "Perfessor" Bill Edwards Syncopated Safari
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DBE509 Alice Blue Gown (1919) - Song
T/T/T/B/B/GB(B)/V(OT), approx. 3 mins.
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DBE510 The Bumble Bee (1909) - A Buzzing Rag
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 2½ mins
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DBE511 Carnation March (1911)
A(T)/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 4 mins.
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DBE512 Castle of Dreams (1919) - Song
T/T/T+B/B/GB(B)+T/V(OT), approx. 2¼ mins.
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DBE513 The Fanatic Rag (1911)
T/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B), approx. 3 mins.
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DBE514 In My Irish Aeroplane (1917) - Song
A(T)/T/T/B/GB(B)/V(OT), approx. 3¼ mins.
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DBE515 Uncle Tom's Cabin (1911) - Rag
D/A+B/T/T/B/GB(B) approx. 3⅕ mins.
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 DBE582 Variety Rag (1912) - Something Different
D/A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3¾ mins.
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sm15.gif Alice Blue Gown (1919) T/T/T/B/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif The Bumble Bee (1909) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Carnation March (1911) A(T)/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Castle of Dreams (1919) T/T/T+B/B/GB(B)+T/V(OT) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif The Fanatic Rag (1911) T/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif In My Irish Aeroplane (1917) A(T)/T/T/B/GB(B)/V(OT) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Uncle Tom's Cabin (1911) D/A+B/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Variety Rag (1912) D/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 119 works by Harry Austin Tierney (1890-1965). 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
         
The Bumble Bee (1909) 1909  wvicon.gif
Twilight Reminds Me of You 1910 Edgar T Farran  wvicon.gif
Black Canary Rag 1911  wvicon.gif
Carnation March (1911) 1911  wvicon.gif
Checker Board Rag 1911  wvicon.gif
Crimson Rambler Rag 1911  wvicon.gif
Dingle Pop Hop 1911  wvicon.gif
The Fanatic Rag (1911) 1911  wvicon.gif
Fleur De Lis Rag 1911  wvicon.gif
Innocent Rag 1911  wvicon.gif
Rubies and Pearls 1911  wvicon.gif
That Chicken Glide 1911 Richard Goodall
That Epidemic Rag 1911
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1911) 1911  wvicon.gif
William's Wedding 1911  wvicon.gif
Variety Rag (1912) 1912  wvicon.gif
Cabaret Rag 1912c
1915 Rag 1913  wvicon.gif
Chicago Tickle 1913  wvicon.gif
Keep Smiling! 1913  wvicon.gif
Louisiana Rag 1913  wvicon.gif
Tierney Rag 1913  wvicon.gif
I'm Trying So Hard to Be Good For You 1914 R. P. Weston  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Love Me in the Old-Fashioned Way 1914 Worton David  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
If You Can't Get a Girl in the Summertime You'll Never Get a Girl at All 1915 Bert Kalmar  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
The Peace Walk 1915
When I Dream of Annie Laurie 1915 Coleman Goetz  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
When You Were a Baby and I Was the Kid Next Door 1915 Edgar Leslie  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Don't Play With Fire 1916
Follow Me 1916
How Would You Like to Bounce a Baby on Your Knee 1916
I Brought Red Roses in December to You 1916
If a Baby Would Never Grow Older 1916 Alfred Bryan  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
It's a Cute Little Way of My Own 1916 Robert B. Smith  wvicon.gif
La Parisian Peacock Girl 1916
M-I-S-S-I-S-S-I-P-P-I 1916 Bert Hanlon, Benny Ryan  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Oh I Want to Be Good But My Eyes Won't Let Me 1916 Anna Held, Alfred Bryan  wvicon.gif
Oh! I Want to Be Good But My Eyes Won't Let Me 1916 Anna Held, Alfred Bryan  wvicon.gif
She's Dixie All the Time 1916 Alfred Bryan  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
So This Is Paris 1916 Harold Atteridge  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Sometime 1916 Wm. Jerome  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Buy a Red Cross Rosie 1917 Alfred Bryan  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Cleopatra 1917 Alfred Bryan  wvicon.gif
For One Sweet Day 1917 Alfred Bryan  wvicon.gif
Frivolous Moments 1917  wvicon.gif
I Want You to Want Me With You 1917 Alfred Bryan  wvicon.gif
In My Irish Aeroplane (1917) 1917 Stanley Murphy  wvicon.gif
It's Time For Every Boy to Be a Soldier 1917 Alfred Bryan  wvicon.gif
Keep Your Eye on Little Mary Brown 1917
Mammy Jinny's Hall of Fame 1917 Stanley Murphy  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
My Yokohama Girl 1917 Alfred Bryan  wvicon.gif
Nothing's Good Enough For a Good Little Girl if She's Good Enough For You 1917 Alfred Bryan  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Sweet Petootie 1917 Stanley Murphy  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Way Down There a Dixie Boy Is Missing 1917 Stanley Murphy  wvicon.gif
Arya (Eyes of the Night) 1918  wvicon.gif
Century Grove Revue 1918  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Everything Is Hunky Dory Down in Honky Tonky Town 1918 J. McCarthy  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Fleur-De-Lis - Song 1918 Stanley Murphy  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
I Found the End of the Rainbow 1918 John Mears, J. McCarthy
Jerry Mon Cheri 1918 Stanley Murphy  wvicon.gif
My Beautiful Egypt 1918 Alfred Bryan  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
My Little Service Flag Has Seven Stars 1918 Stanley Murphy  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
On Atlantic Beach 1918
Alice Blue Gown (1919) 1919 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Castle of Dreams (1919) 1919 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Irene 1919 J. McCarthy  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
The Last Part of Every Party 1919
My Baby's Arms 1919 J. McCarthy  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
The Paul Jones 1919
Skyrocket 1919
Talk of the Town 1919
They're So Hard to Keep When They're Beautiful 1919
We're Getting Away With It 1919
A Wee Bit of Lace 1919 G.M. Cohan  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Worthy of You 1919
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Charming 1920
Hobbies 1920 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Why Don't You? 1920 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Saw Mill River Road 1921 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Bobbin' About 1922
First Step You Take 1922
Journey's End 1922 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Lady Luck 1922 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Let's Kiss and Make Up 1922 J. McCarthy
Nearing the Day 1922
Settle Down and Travel 1922
Smile on Me 1922
Takes a Heap of Love 1922
Tie Up 1922
We're Nearing the Day 1922 Joseph McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Along the Old Lake Trail 1923 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
The Fountain of Youth 1923 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
If Your Heart's in the Game 1923 J. McCarthy
Oh Take Those Lips Away 1923
The Same Old Way 1923 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Someone Loves You After All 1923 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Take, Oh Take Those Lips Away 1923 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
When Your Heart's in the Game 1923 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Adoring You 1924 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
All Pepped Up 1924 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Keep Your Eye on the Ball 1924 J. McCarthy
Why Don't You Say So? 1925
Are You There Sweetheart? 1926
Following the Sun Around 1926 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
I'm Out on the Loose Tonight 1926
If You're in Love You'll Waltz 1926 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
The Kinkajou 1926 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
The Ranger's Song 1926 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Rio Rita 1926 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
We're All Pals Together 1926 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Dream Sweetheart 1928 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Sweetheart We Need Each Other 1929 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
You're Always in My Arms 1929 J. McCarthy  wvicon.gif
Dixiana 1930 Benny Davis  wvicon.gif
My One Ambition Is You 1930 Anne Caldwell  wvicon.gif
You've Got Me Out on a Limb 1940 J. McCarthy
Just For Tonight ?
King of the Maniac Band ?
Pass Along ?
     Title Dur Composer Performer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg Alice Blue Gown 1:43 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry Alice Blue Gown (1919)
youtube15.jpg Arya (Eyes of the Night) 2:23 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Black Canary 3:00 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg The Bumble Bee 2:45 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry The Bumble Bee (1909)
youtube15.jpg Checker Board Rag 1:49 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Crimson Rambler Rag 3:15 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Dingle Pop Hop 2:36 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg The Fanatic Rag 2:48 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry The Fanatic Rag (1911)
youtube15.jpg Fleur De Lis Rag 3:21 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg  Frivolous Moments 2:11 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Irene 1:36 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Keep Smiling! 3:02 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg The Peace Walk 2:40 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Rubies and Pearls 2:38 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Tierney Rag 2:20 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Uncle Tom's Cabin 2:59 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry Uncle Tom's Cabin (1911)
youtube15.jpg Variety Rag 3:20 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry Variety Rag (1912)
youtube15.jpg William's Wedding 2:27 H.A. Tierney  Ragtime Dorian Henry