Ernie Burnett  (1884-1959)
Last updated: 03.09.21
According to the Internet source given below, Ernie Burnett was an American performer and composer; born in Cincinnati, Ohio 1884 and died in Sarnac Lake, New York. Just as many of his contemporaries he spent some few years as a vaudeville performer but left the United States whilst still in his teens to study music in Italy, Austria and at the Charlottenburg Conservatory. He returned in 1901 to performed as a pianist in vaudeville. He went on to lead his own orchestra and founded his own publishing company. In WWI he served in the 89th division of the AEF. His My Melancholy Baby became a standard.


Ernie Burnett  (1884-1959) has at least 5 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Melancholy Baby Song
Music by: Ernie Burnett.
Words by: Geo. A. Norton
Publisher: Theron C. Bennett Co.
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Printed: 1911. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited Availability.
My Melancholy Baby
Music by: Ernie Burnett.
Words by: Geo. A. Norton
Publisher: Joe Morris Music Company
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Printed: 1912. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
My Melancholy Baby
Music by: Ernie Burnett.
Words by: Geo. A. Norton
Publisher: Joe Morris Music Company
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Printed: 1927. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
Gene Austin on Cover
My Meloncholy Baby From "birth of the Blues" With Bing Crosby on Cove
Music by: Ernie Burnett.
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co.
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  Printed: 1942. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
From "Birth of the Blues" with Bing Crosby on cover.
To-Morrow Song
Music by: Ernie Burnett.
Words by: Geo. A. Norton
Publisher: Buck & Lowney
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Printed: 1914. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited Availability.
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pdf15.gif Melancholy Piano, Voice Ernie Burnett (Music)
Geo. A. Norton (words)
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pdf15.gif My Melancholy Baby Piano, Voice Ernie Burnett (Music)
George A. Norton (words)
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 16 works by Ernie Burnett (1884-1959). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Melancholy Baby 1911 G.A. Norton (words)
Bing Crosby (perf. by)
Gene Austin (perf. by)
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My Melancholy Baby 1911 G.A. Norton (words)
Al Bowlly (perf. by)
Marion Werth (perf. by)
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Melancholy 1912 Geo. A. Norton (words)
McKenna Twins (perf. by)
Jack O'Leary (perf. by)
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Steamboat Rag 1914  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
To-Morrow 1914 G.A. Norton (words)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
At the Angels Ragtime Ball 1915 Glenn La Marr (words)  wvicon.gif
Sailing Home 1917 Treve Collins Jr. (words)  wvicon.gif
Dry Those Tears (w&m) 1919  wvicon.gif
Lotus Club Rag (w&m) 1919  wvicon.gif
My Dixie Rose (w&m) 1919  wvicon.gif
All For A Girl (w&m) 1920  wvicon.gif
My Dearie (w&m) 1920  wvicon.gif
Sweet Southern Lullaby (w&m) 1920  wvicon.gif
Deep in the Spanish Main 1934 Clarke Van Ness (words)  wvicon.gif
Dragon Eyes 1934
Cabin in the Carolines 1938 Billy Hill (words)  wvicon.gif
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youtube15.jpg My Melancholy Baby 3:08 Al Bowlly E. Burnett 
youtube15.jpg Steamboat Rag 3:10 Ragtime Dorian Henry E. Burnett