Albert Whelan  (1875-1961)
Last updated: 27.04.22
p_whelana.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Albert Whelan was an Australian popular singer and entertainer born in Melbourne.
He established himself in Western Australia as a singer and dancer entertaining the miners working the gold fields. After emigrating to Britain at the turn of the 20th century, he was a prominent entertainer singing, dancing and playing the piano on the English music hall circuit. He also played minor roles in a number of British films during 1930s and 1940s.

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url15.gif Albert Whelan Biography by wikipedia.org.  
  Title Instruments/Issue Performers
       
  MP3 File(s)    
audioextmp315.gif Palmist, The Edison Bell Record: 6667 Harry Bluff
  as Performer Composers
audioextmp315.gif I Wouldn't Leave My Little Wooden Hut For You Edison Gold Moulded Record: 13393 C. Collins
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif Fall in and Follow Me Bennett Scott (music)
A.J. Mills (words)
A. Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif Give It a Smile C. Wilmott (music)
Long (words)
A. Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif Hullo London Town Unknown (words & music)
A. Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif I'm Twenty-One To-Day Alec Kendal (words & music)
Jack Pleasants (perf.)
A. Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif Madman's Will, The Richard Arpthorp (music)
Peter Cheyney (words)
A. Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif Preacher and the Bear, The Joe Arzonia (words & music)
A. Whelan (perf.)
 
This list is arranged by composer and contains 13 works performed by Albert Whelan who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m) ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg Madman's Will (1925), The Richard Arpthorp Peter Cheyney (words)
A. Whelan (perf.)
perf15.jpg Preacher and the Bear (1903), The Joe Arzonia(w&m) A. Whelan (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg She's Only Been With Us a Week (1925) Harry Castling(w&m) A. Whelan (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg I Wouldn't Leave My Little Wooden Hut For You! (1905) Charles Collins A. Whelan (perf.)
Daisy Dormer (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I'm Twenty-One To-Day (1911) Alec Kendal(w&m) Jack Pleasants (perf.)
A. Whelan (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Each Other (1914) Ralph Penso(w&m) A. Whelan (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg God Bless Me (1914) Ralph Penso Bocchis. (words)
A. Whelan (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Fall in and Follow Me (1910) Bennett Scott A J Mills (words)
A. Whelan (perf.)
Stanley Kirkby (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Whistling Bowery Boy (1900), The Thomas W. Thurban Charles Bradford (words)
A. Whelan (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Hullo London Town (?) Unknown A. Whelan (perf.)
perf15.jpg  She's My Secret Passion (1930) Val Valentine(w&m) A. Whelan (perf.)
perf15.jpg German Band (1910), The Gilbert Wells William F Rochester (words)
A. Whelan (perf.)
perf15.jpg Give It a Smile (1923) C. Wilmott Long (words)
A. Whelan (perf.)
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 1 work by Albert Whelan (1875-1961). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Palmist, The 1905 Harry Bluff (perf.)  audioextmp315.gif
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg The Whistling Bowry Boy (1900) 2:54 A. Whelan
youtube15.jpg She's My Secret Passion (1930) 4:08 A. Whelan