Ben Black  (1889-1950)
Last updated: 31.01.24
According to the Internet source given below, Ben Black was an English composer and lyricist of popular music and an impresario, born in Dudley, England. He was music director of Paramount Pictures' cinemas in America, before moving on to theatrical production in his own right. He became a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers in 1926. As a composer/songwriter, he co-authored several pieces with Charles Neil Daniels, Gus Kahn and many others.

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Ben Black  (1889-1950) has at least 1 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
b00nkewgp0_m.jpgMoonlight and Roses
Music by: Ben Black.
Co-Author: Edwin H. Lemare, Charles Neil Daniels
Publisher: Villa Moret Inc.
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Printed: 1925. Sheet Music 3 pages.
  Title (Release Year) Co-Author(s) Performers Issue
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cylinder15.gif Moonlight and Roses (1925) Edwin H. Lemare
C.N. Daniels
Helen Clark
Joseph A. Phillips
Edison Blue Amberol: 5018
cylinder15.gif Don't Sing Aloha When I Go (1927) W. Smith
C.N. Daniels
Four Aristocrats Edison Blue Amberol: 5264
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
pdf15.gif Betty (1919) B. Black (w&m) Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Bring Back a Belgian Baby to Me (1918) B. Black (w&m) Piano, Voice Indiana Pub.
pdf15.gif Hunters (1914), The B. Black (music) Piano, Voice Indiana wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Oh Angelo! (1919) B. Black (w&m)
George Hulten (coauth.)
Piano Indiana Pub.
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 13 works by Ben Black (1889-1950). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Hunters, The 1914  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Bring Back a Belgian Baby to Me (w&m) 1918  wvicon.gif
Good-Bye Daddy Dear (w&m) 1918  wvicon.gif
My Pavo Real Girl (w&m) 1918 Miss Jacobs (perf.)  wvicon.gif
Betty (w&m) 1919  Pub.
Oh Angelo! (w&m) 1919 George Hulten (co-author)  Pub.
My Wonder Girl (w&m) 1920 Art Hickman Marty Bloom (co-author)  Pub.
On the Way to Monterey (w&m) 1924 Charles Neil Daniels (co-author)
C.N. Daniels as Neil Moret
Beside a Silv'ry Stream (w&m) 1925 Charles Neil Daniels (co-author)
Louis Nova (co-author)
I'll Never Miss You Again (w&m) 1925 Mort Harris (co-author)
Jack Partington (co-author)
Moonlight and Roses (w&m) 1925 Edwin H. Lemare (co-author)
Charles Neil Daniels (co-author)
Helen Clark (perf.)
Joseph A. Phillips (perf.)
C.N. Daniels as Neil Moret
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Don't Sing Aloha When I Go 1927 Walter Smith (co-author)
Charles Neil Daniels (co-author)
Four Aristocrats (perf.)
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Juanita 1928 Paul Corbell (words)
Walter Smith (words)
     Composer Title Performer
youtube15.jpg B. Black The Hunters (2:49) Ragtime Dorian Henry