Look up artist Shapiro, Ted


Name: Shapiro, Ted

Songs written or composed


Title: Rose Of The Volga
Author: Kahn, Percy
Composer: Shapiro, Ted
Composer: Richman
Genre: Love/Theatre/Vaudeville
Subject: Love/Separation/Yearning/Place/Volga

Recording:


On album: F-045(a)2 (From Avenue A To The Great White Way/ Yiddish & American Popular Songs/ Disk 2)
Track ID: 28538
Voocal Tucker, Sophie
First line: In the far off land he left behind hhim, she is waiting where the Volga flolws
Track comment: Originally recorded Sep 1, 1927/Studio Orchestra
Language: English
Style: Pop

Title: Conversational Man
Author: Shapiro, Ted
Author: Lerner, Sammy
Composer: Shapiro, Ted
Composer: Lerner, Sammy
Genre: Pop/Theater/American
Subject: Vergose/Oration/Talk/Loveless/Desire
Origin: T-007(a)
Additional song notes: Sung by Sophie Tucker

Recording:


On album: T-007(a) (Music Of The Jewish People featuring Dave Tarras Orchestra)
Track ID: 42697
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
First line: Say I've got a sweetie who talks too much, and he's getting himself in dutch
Language: English
Style: Pop/American
Length: 2:49

Title: Nobody Loves A Fat Girl
Author: Shapiro, Ted
Author: Carver, F. Langhenry
Composer: Shapiro, Ted
Composer: Carver, F. Langhenry
Genre: Theater/American/Pop/Lament
Subject: Love/Obesity/Rejection/Weight/Lonliness/Unrequited
Origin: T-077(a)
Additional song notes: Sung by Sophie Tucker

Recording:


On album: T-007(a) (Music Of The Jewish People featuring Dave Tarras Orchestra)
Track ID: 42706
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
First line: Nobody loves a fat girl, but oh how a fat girl can love, nobody seems to want me
Language: English
Style: Pop/American/Lament
Length: 1:34

Title: Life Begins At Forty
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Shapiro, Ted
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Composer: Shapiro, Ted
Genre: Theater/American/Pop
Subject: Age/Youth/Experience/Quality/Love/Zaftik//Renewal
Additional song notes: Sung by Sophie Tucker

Recording:


On album: T-007(a) (Music Of The Jewish People featuring Dave Tarras Orchestra)
Track ID: 42710
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
First line: I've often heard it said and in sung, and kids sixteen to twenty-one think…
Language: English
Style: Pop/American
Length: 3:00

Other tracks with this artist


Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: M-047(e) (Cantors Klezmorim and Crooners: 1905-1953 / Classic Yiddish 78s from the Mayrent Collection C)
Track ID: 35674
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
Artist: Ted Shapiro's Orchestra
Conductor Shapiro, Ted
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
Language: English
Style: Concert/Theater
Length: 2:52

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: M-047(e) (Cantors Klezmorim and Crooners: 1905-1953 / Classic Yiddish 78s from the Mayrent Collection C)
Track ID: 35675
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
Artist: Ted Shapiro's Orchestra
Conductor Shapiro, Ted
First line: Ikh shtey do un trakht kumt mir for mayn alte mame nisht keyn upgefarbte yenki
First line (Yiddish):איך שטיי דאָ און טראַכט, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע, נישט קײַן אופּגעפֿאַרבטע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Theater/Recicitve
Length: 2:59

Title: I don't Want To Get Thin
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Ager, Milton
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Composer: Ager, Milton
Genre: Theater/American/Pop
Subject: Weight/Diet/Curves/Husbands/Fat/Satisfaction
Origin: T-077(a)
Additional song notes: Sung by Sophie Tucker (Ted Shapiro - Straight Man)
On album: T-007(a) (Music Of The Jewish People featuring Dave Tarras Orchestra)
Track ID: 42705
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
Vocal/Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Almost every day I hear some kind friend say, Sophie dear, I think you're much…
Language: English
Style: Pop/American
Length: 2:50

Title: My Extraordinary Man
Author: Shand, Perry
Composer: Shand, Perry
Genre: Pop/American/Theater
Subject: Romance/Parisian/Love/Attraction/Impetuous/Hasty
Origin: Alb T-077(a)
Additional song notes: Sung by Sophie Tucker
On album: T-007(a) (Music Of The Jewish People featuring Dave Tarras Orchestra)
Track ID: 42701
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
Vocal/Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: I've had 'em short, I've had 'em medium, I've had 'em tall,you needn't tell me..
Language: English
Style: Pop/American/Risque
Length: 2:58

Title: Horse Playing Papa (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21036
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Fain, Sammy
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Mister Max Fink, of Fink Brothers, Inc. goes to the race...
Language: English

Title: Waiting For The Robert E Lee (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21028
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Yes, watch them shuffle along, see them shuffle along,
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story

Title: I'm Living Alone And Like It (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21035
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Dougherty, Dan
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: According to the columnists, a rumor somehow still persists,
Language: English

Title: My Dream (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21025
Author Yellen, Jack
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
Track comment: Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story

Title: In The Good Old Summertime (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21026
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: In the good old sumertime (2x), strolling though the...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story

Title: Make Him Say Please (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21034
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Dougherty, Dan
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: I khow that some of my critics say my songs at times are...
Language: English

Title: Never Let The Same Dog Bite (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21037
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Fain, Sammy
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Brothers and sisters, halleluyah, here's Sister Tucker...
Language: English

Title: Some Of These Days
Author: Brooks, Shelton
Composer: Brooks, Shelton
Genre: Pop/American
Subject: Rejection/Lonliness/Regret/Affection
Origin: T-007(a)
Additional song notes: Sung by Sophie Ticker
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21033
Author Yellen, Jack
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Some of these days you'll miss me honey, some of these...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

Title: The Grizzley Bear (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21027
Author/Composer Berlin, Irving
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Out in San Francisco where the weather's fair, they got a...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

Title: Mister Siegal (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21038
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Yellen, Jack and Dan Dougherty
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Operator please, operator please, hello, is this 1 3 1 5 0,
Language: English

Title: What Do Want To Make Those Eyes...
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21029
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: What do you want to make those eyes at me for,
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story

Title: Darktown Strutters Ball
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21030
Author/Composer Brooks, Shelton
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: I'll be down to get you in a taxi honey, you better be...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21031
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: My yidishe mame, I need her more then ever now,
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

Title: If He's Good Enough To Fight (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21032
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Dougherty, Dan
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Listen to me girls, if he's good enough to fight for his...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

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