Joe Bren 
Last updated: 22.10.21
All that can presently (June 2019) be gleaned from sheet music covers and by internet searching is that Joe Bren has 5 works published between 1904 and 1919.
Of ragtime interest is Southern Roses (1904) published by Shapiro, Remick & Co., Detroit & New York, USA.
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 6 works by Joe Bren. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Southern Roses 1904  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
I Don't Know Where I'm Goin', But I'm on My Way 1905 Ed Morton (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
Best I Get Is There He Goes, The 1906 Ed Morton (perf. by)
Just One Word From You (w&m) 1909  wvicon.gif
Emma-Lee (w&m) 1919  wvicon.gif
Longing 1921 Maven Gillespie (words)  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Southern Roses 2:56 Ragtime Dorian Henry J. Bren