Harry Austin Tierney  (1890-1965)
Last updated: 09.06.18
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 Evergreen Ragtime Trio on "It's a Rouser" flag15us.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Jenks/Grinstead on "Ragtime Bigtime" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Various Artists on "Pianola Ragtime: Early Piano Jazz and Ragtime Played on Pianola Rolls: Vol. 2" CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Various Artists on "Ragtime to Jazz: Vol. 1" CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Paragon Ragtime Orchestra on "On The Boardwalk" CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Muriel Pollock on "Vol. 6 Keyboard Wizards of the Gershwin Era" flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
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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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     Title Instruments Remarks
       
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: Items on hold

The Bumble Bee (1909) wvicon.gif
My Beautiful Egypt (1918) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Twilight Reminds Me of You (1910) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar T Farran
My Little Service Flag Has Seven Stars (1918) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Stanley Murphy
Black Canary (1911) wvicon.gif
On Atlantic Beach (1918)
Carnation March (1911) wvicon.gif
Alice Blue Gown (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Checker Board Rag (1911) wvicon.gif
Castle of Dreams (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Crimson Rambler Rag (1911) wvicon.gif
Irene (1919) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Dingle Pop Hop (1911) wvicon.gif
The Last Part of Every Party (1919)
The Fanatic Rag (1911) wvicon.gif
My Baby's Arms (1919) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Fleur De Lis Rag (1911) wvicon.gif
The Paul Jones (1919)
Innocent Rag (1911) wvicon.gif
Skyrocket (1919)
Rubies and Pearls (1911) wvicon.gif
Talk of the Town (1919)
That Chicken Glide (1911)
Words by: Richard Goodall
They're So Hard to Keep When They're Beautiful (1919)
That Epidemic Rag (1911)
We're Getting Away With It (1919)
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1911) wvicon.gif
A Wee Bit of Lace (1919) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: G.M. Cohan
William's Wedding (1911) wvicon.gif
Worthy of You (1919)
Variety Rag (1912) wvicon.gif
Charming (1920)
Cabaret Rag (1912c)
Hobbies (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
1915 Rag (1913)
Why Don't You? (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Chicago Tickle (1913) wvicon.gif
Saw Mill River Road (1921) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Keep Smiling! (1913) wvicon.gif
Bobbin' About (1922)
Louisiana Rag (1913) wvicon.gif
First Step You Take (1922)
Tierney Rag (1913) wvicon.gif
Journey's End (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
I'm Trying So Hard to Be Good For You (1914) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: R. P. Weston
Lady Luck (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Love Me in the Old-Fashioned Way (1914) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Worton David
Let's Kiss and Make Up (1922)
Words by: J. McCarthy
If You Can't Get a Girl in the Summertime You'll Never Get a Girl at All (1915) wvicon.gif
Words by: Bert Kalmar
Nearing the Day (1922)
The Peace Walk (1915)
Settle Down and Travel (1922)
When I Dream of Annie Laurie (1915) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Coleman Goetz
Smile on Me (1922)
When You Were a Baby and I Was the Kid Next Door (1915) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
Takes a Heap of Love (1922)
Don't Play With Fire (1916)
Tie Up (1922)
Follow Me (1916)
We're Nearing the Day (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: Joseph McCarthy
How Would You Like to Bounce a Baby on Your Knee (1916)
Along the Old Lake Trail (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
I Brought Red Roses in December to You (1916)
The Fountain of Youth (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
If a Baby Would Never Grow Older (1916) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
If Your Heart's in the Game (1923)
Words by: J. McCarthy
It's a Cute Little Way of My Own (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Robert B. Smith
Oh Take Those Lips Away (1923)
La Parisian Peacock Girl (1916)
The Same Old Way (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
M-I-S-S-I-S-S-I-P-P-I (1916) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Bert Hanlon, Benny Ryan
Someone Loves You After All (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Oh I Want to Be Good But My Eyes Won't Let Me (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Anna Held, Alfred Bryan
Take, Oh Take Those Lips Away (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Oh! I Want to Be Good But My Eyes Won't Let Me (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: Anna Held, Alfred Bryan
When Your Heart's in the Game (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
She's Dixie All the Time (1916) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Adoring You (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
So This Is Paris (1916) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Harold Atteridge
All Pepped Up (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Sometime (1916) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Wm. Jerome
Keep Your Eye on the Ball (1924)
Words by: J. McCarthy
Buy a Red Cross Rosie (1917) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Why Don't You Say So? (1925)
Cleopatra (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Are You There Sweetheart? (1926)
For One Sweet Day (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Following the Sun Around (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Frivolous Moments (1917) wvicon.gif
I'm Out on the Loose Tonight (1926)
I Want You to Want Me With You (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
If You're in Love You'll Waltz (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
In My Irish Aeroplane (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Stanley Murphy
The Kinkajou (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
It's Time For Every Boy to Be a Soldier (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
The Ranger's Song (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Keep Your Eye on Little Mary Brown (1917)
Rio Rita (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Mammy Jinny's Hall of Fame (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Stanley Murphy
We're All Pals Together (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
My Yokohama Girl (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Dream Sweetheart (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Nothing's Good Enough For a Good Little Girl if She's Good Enough For You (1917) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Sweetheart We Need Each Other (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Sweet Petootie (1917) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Stanley Murphy
You're Always in My Arms (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Way Down There a Dixie Boy Is Missing (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Stanley Murphy
Dixiana (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Benny Davis
Arya (Eyes of the Night) (1918) wvicon.gif
My One Ambition Is You (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Anne Caldwell
Century Grove Revue (1918) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
You've Got Me Out on a Limb (1940)
Words by: J. McCarthy
Everything Is Hunky Dory Down in Honky Tonky Town (1918) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: J. McCarthy
Just For Tonight (?)
Fleur-De-Lis - Song (1918) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Stanley Murphy
King of the Maniac Band (?)
I Found the End of the Rainbow (1918)
Words by: John Mears, J. McCarthy
Pass Along (?)
Jerry Mon Cheri (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Stanley Murphy
 
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youtube15.jpg Alice Blue Gown (1:43) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Arya (Eyes of the Night) (2:23) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Black Canary (3:00) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg The Bumble Bee (2:45) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Checker Board Rag (1:49) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Crimson Rambler Rag (3:15) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Dingle Pop Hop (2:36) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg The Fanatic Rag (2:48) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Fleur De Lis Rag (3:21) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg  Frivolous Moments (2:11) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Irene (1:36) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Keep Smiling! (3:02) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg The Peace Walk (2:40) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Rubies and Pearls (2:38) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Tierney Rag (2:20) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Uncle Tom's Cabin (2:59) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Variety Rag (3:20) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg William's Wedding (2:27) Ragtime Dorian Henry