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  • Recording Title

    When Irish eyes are smiling

  • Other Title(s)

    • The isle of dreams (Work title)
  • Musical group

    Victor Orchestra

  • Composer

    Ernest R. Ball

  • Lyricist

    Chauncey Olcott , George Graff

  • Tenor vocal

    Harry Macdonough

  • Genre(s)

    Musical theater, Ethnic characterizations

  • Category

    Vocal

  • Description

    Male vocal solo, with orchestra

  • Language

    English

  • Label Name/Number

    Victor 17317

  • Matrix Number/Take Number

    B-12978/1

  • Recording Date

    1913-03-10

  • Place of Recording

    Camden, New Jersey

  • Size

    10"

  • Duration

    02:56

  • Rights & Access

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    Credits

    Source of original recording: Recorded Sound Section, Library of Congress. Inclusion of the recording in the National Jukebox, courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment.

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