Melville J. Gideon  (1884-1933)
Last updated: 27.04.22
According to the Internet source given below, Melville J. Gideon was an American composer, lyricist and performer of ragtime music, composing many themes for hit Broadway musicals. He was also a director, producer and performer.
Of ragtime interest is Ragtime Land (1909) published by Maurice Shapiro Music Publisher, New York, USA.
Websites:
url15.gif Melville Gideon Biography by wikipedia.org.  
  Title Instruments/Issue Performers
       
  MP3 File(s)    
audioextmp315.gif Yankiana Rag Edison Standard Record: 10168 American Symphony Orchestra
  Midi File(s)   Sequencer(s)
audiomidi15.gif Bambooland (1909) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Mammy's Shufflin' Dance (1911) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Meanderin' (1922) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Oh! That Yankiana Rag (1908) Midi James Pitt-Payne
     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Various Artists From Cake-Walk To Ragtime 1898-1916 CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif I'm Tickled to Death I'm Single Melville J. Gideon (music)
Clifford Seyler (words)
M.J. Gideon (perf.)
 
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Billiken Man (1909), The M.J. Gideon (music)
E.R. Goetz (words)
Blanche Ring (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP
pdf15.gif Cutey (1909) M.J. Gideon (music)
Daphne Pollard (perf.)
Piano IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Don't Let 'em Scrap the British Navy (1924) M.J. Gideon (music)
B. Lee (words)
R.P. Weston (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP
pdf15.gif I Give You All You Ask M.J. Gideon (music)
Edgar Selden (words)
Unknown (perf.)
Piano, Voice Kirk Pub.
pdf15.gif I Never Realized (1921) M.J. Gideon (music)
C. Porter (words)
Original Dixieland Jazz Band (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP
pdf15.gif I'm Tickled to Death I'm Single (1923) M.J. Gideon (music)
Clifford Seyler (words)
M.J. Gideon (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif If Winter Comes (1922) M.J. Gideon (music)
Clifford Grey (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Mammy's Shufflin' Dance (1911) M.J. Gideon (music)
L. Wolfe Gilbert (words)
Grace Wilson (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP
pdf15.gif Meanderin' M.J. Gideon (words & music)
L. Cliff (words)
Piano, Voice Kirk Pub.
pdf15.gif Oh! That Yankiana Rag (1908) M.J. Gideon (music)
E.R. Goetz (words)
Anna Held (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Oh, You Kid! (1908) M.J. Gideon (music)
Edgar Selden (words)
Georgie Kelly (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Ragtime Land (1909) M.J. Gideon (music)
E.R. Goetz (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif  Take Me 'Round in a Taxi Cab (1908) M.J. Gideon (music)
Edgar Selden (words)
Grace Leigh (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Take Plenty of Shoes (1908) M.J. Gideon (music)
W.D. Cobb (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Texas Prance (1911) M.J. Gideon (music)
Belle Baker (perf.)
Piano IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Yankiana-Rag (1906) M.J. Gideon (music) Piano Ragtime Piano Pub.
This list is arranged by composer and contains 2 works performed by Melville Gideon who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg I'm Tickled to Death I'm Single (1923) Melville J. Gideon Clifford Seyler (words)
M.J. Gideon (perf.)
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 65 works by Melville J. Gideon (1884-1933). 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
       
Yankiana-Rag 1906 American Symphony Orchestra (perf.)  wvicon.gif audioextmp315.gif
And Other Things 1908
Gee! Ain't I Glad I'm Single! 1908 Edgar Selden (words)
Charles J. Ross (perf.)
 Pub.
Have You Seen My Puss Cat? 1908 Edgar Selden (words)  Pub.
It's Never Late Till Morning and It's Early After That 1908
Oh! That Yankiana Rag 1908 E. Ray Goetz (words)
Anna Held (perf.)
 Pub. audiomidi15.gif
Oh, You Kid! 1908 Edgar Selden (words)
Georgie Kelly (perf.)
 Pub.
Single Day 1908 Sydney Rosenfeld (words)
Lulu Glaser (perf.)
 Pub.
Take Me 'Round in a Taxi Cab 1908 Edgar Selden (words)
Grace Leigh (perf.)
 Pub.
Take Plenty of Shoes 1908 Will D. Cobb (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
 Pub.
As the Years Roll On 1909
Bambooland 1909  audiomidi15.gif
Billiken Man, The 1909 E. Ray Goetz (words)
Blanche Ring (perf.)
 Pub.
Boulevard Glide, The 1909 E. Ray Goetz (words)
Jefferson De Angelis (perf.)
 Pub.
Cutey 1909 Daphne Pollard (perf.)  Pub.
Dance Coquette 1909 Edgar Leslie (words)  Pub.
In That Old College Town 1909 E. Ray Goetz (words)  Pub.
Lovelight 1909 Edgar Selden (words)
Bessie Wynn (perf.)
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Loving Ways 1909
My Little Yiddisha Queen 1909 Edgar Selden (words)  Pub.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Puddin' Face 1909
Ragtime Land 1909 E.R. Goetz (words)  wvicon.gif
Under a Picture Hat 1909
Baby Face 1910
I'd Like to Spend a Honeymoon With You 1910 Edward L. Nelson (words)  wvicon.gif
Lovers Lane 1910
My Mamie Rose 1910
Rahnee 1910  Pub.
When Rosalie Sings 'Ciribiribi' 1910 E. Ray Goetz (words)  Pub.
Cupid's Lane 1911 Louis A Hirsch (words)
I Give You All You Ask 1911 Edgar Selden (words)
Arthur Aldridge (perf.)
Edgar Selden (perf.)
 Pub.
I Love You Better Than Anyone Ever Loved Anyone Else Before 1911
I Met You in Pittsburg 1911 Louis A Hirsch (words)
I've Never Had a Sweetheart 1911 Hough (words)
Adams (words)
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Mammy's Shufflin' Dance 1911 L. Wolfe Gilbert (words)
Grace Wilson (perf.)
Alma Youlin (perf.)
 wvicon.gif audiomidi15.gif
Mazuma Plant 1911
My Honolulu Honey Lou 1911 Hough (words)
Adams (words)
 Pub.
Rag Pipe Bag Pipe Band 1911
Texas Prance 1911 Belle Baker (perf.)  Pub.
Tony Caponi 1911 Louis A Hirsch (words)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Two to Duluth 1911 Hough (words)
Adams (words)
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Way Down on Sunny Tampa Bay 1911
What Is Life Without You, Dear 1911
When I Kissed Your Tears Away 1911 Beth Slater Whitson (words)  wvicon.gif
When I'm Far Away 1911
Carmia 1912
I'll Follow You 1912
On the Levee Before the War 1912 Harold Atteridge (words)
M. Irwin (perf.)
 Pub.
Somebody's Happy To-Night 1912 Frank Bernard (words)  Pub.
Arizona 1916 James Heard (words)  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Girl in the Uniform, The 1917 Leslie Stiles (words)
Florence Smithson (perf.)
Arthur Collins (perf.)
 Pub.
Honeymoon Hotel 1917 Leslie Stiles (words)
Florence Smithson (perf.)
Madge Titheradge (perf.)
 Pub.
In My Kitchen Garden 1917 James Heard (words)
Florence Smithson (perf.)
Arthur Collins (perf.)
 Pub.
Alone With You 1918 Cole Porter (words)
Shimmy Jazz, The 1919  Pub. youtube15.jpg
There's a Girl in Chateau Thierry 1919 E. Ray Goetz (words)  wvicon.gif
Faust on Toast 1920 Willie Redstone (words)
I Never Realized 1921 Cole Porter (words)
Original Dixieland Jazz Band (perf.)
 Pub.
M'yes! M'no! 1921  wvicon.gif
Burnt Sugar 1922
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
If Winter Comes 1922 Clifford Grey (words)  wvicon.gif
Meanderin' (w&m) 1922 Laddie Cliff (words)  Pub. audiomidi15.gif
I'm Tickled to Death I'm Single 1923 Clifford Seyler (words)
M.J. Gideon (perf.)
 Pub.
Don't Let 'em Scrap the British Navy 1924 Bert Lee (words)
R.P. Weston (words)
 Pub.
Ragtime Table D'hote ?
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg Arizona 2:14 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg The Shimmy Jazz 1:51 Ragtime Dorian Henry