R.G. Grady 
Last updated: 29.04.22
R. G. Grady [Gradi] is another of those obscure ragtime era composers and songwriters known only from the covers of their published works. He composed a dozen or thereabouts pieces between 1909 and 1919, half of them being rags of which the best known is probably Happy Rag (1913).
In common with many of his contemporaries he wrote under a number of pseudonyms including Henry Bartell, Eugene Mack, Bessie Barrett, Violet Hudson and Victor Moulton
R.G. Grady  has at least 6 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Falling Autumn Leaves
Music by: R.G. Grady.
Publisher: McKinley Music Co.
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Printed: 1910. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
as Victor Moulton
Grant's Grand March
Music by: R.G. Grady.
Publisher: McKinley Music Co.
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Printed: 1918. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
as Eugene Mack
Indian Summer Intermezzo
Music by: R.G. Grady.
Publisher: McKinley Music Co.
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Printed: 1909. Sheet Music. Currently unavailable.
as Victor Moulton
b0043jphgg_m.jpgMeet Me in the Moonlight, Dearie
Music by: R.G. Grady.
Words by: A. J. Clarke
Publisher: McKinley Music Co.
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  Printed: 1912. Sheet Music.
Sunshine and Roses -Flower Song (Musical Friends: Attractive Composit
Music by: R.G. Grady.
Publisher: McKinley Music Co.
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Printed: 1910. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
as Victor Moulton
b00mw71mcy_m.jpgWhen the Village Band Was Playing on the Green
Words and Music by: R.G. Grady.
Publisher: McKinley Music Co.
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Printed: 1912. Sheet Music.
  Title Instruments Performers
       
  DBE MP3 Sample    
audiodbemp315.gif Happy Rag (1913) A/T/T/B/GB(B) Midi Ragtime Recorder Ens.
audiodbemp315.gif Nonsense Rag (1911) A/T/T/B/GB(B) Midi Ragtime Recorder Ens.
audiodbemp315.gif Old Swanee Rag (1913) A/T/T/B/GB(B) Midi Ragtime Recorder Ens.
audiodbemp315.gif Squirrel Food Rag (1916) A/T/T/T/B/GB(B) Midi Ragtime Recorder Ens.
  Midi File(s)   Sequencer(s)
audiomidi15.gif Happy Rag (1913) Midi James Pitt
audiomidi15.gif Nonsense Rag (1911) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Old Swanee Rag (1913) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif Squirrel Food Rag (1916) Midi James Pitt-Payne
audiomidi15.gif That Devilish Glide (1912) Midi James Pitt
     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
Ragtime Music CDs:
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Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
             
DBE1188 Happy Rag (1913) - Ragtime Essence
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3½ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1189 Nonsense (1911) - A Ragged Sensation
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3½ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1190 Old Swanee Rag (1913) - Descriptive Rag
A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 2½ mins.
print-on-demand €9.00 £7.50 $11.75  
DBE1192 Squirrel Food (1916) - Rag
A/T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3¼ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1193 That Devilish Glide (1912) - New Rag Dance
A/T/T/B+T/B/GB(B), approx. 2¼ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
     Title Instruments Remarks
       
sm15.gif Happy Rag (1913) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif Nonsense Rag (1911) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif Old Swanee Rag (1913) A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif Squirrel Food Rag (1916) A/T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifwvicon.gif
sm15.gif That Devilish Glide (1912) A/T/T/B+T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifwvicon.gif
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Chimes at Twilight (1910) R.G. Grady (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Chimes of Venice (1912) R.G. Grady (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Christmas Chimes (1919) R.G. Grady (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Glad Rag (1910), The R.G. Grady (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Old Swanee Rag (1913) R.G. Grady (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif That Devilish Glide (1912) R.G. Grady (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 78 works by R.G. Grady. 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
       
Don't Tell Lies 1908 Bessie Boneil (words)
Indian Summer 1909 as Victor Moulton  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Pin Cushion Rag 1909  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Angel's Dream, The 1910
Blue and the Gray, The 1910 as Bessie Barret  Pub.
Boys in Blue 1910 as Henry Bartell  Pub.
Call of the Bugle 1910 as Eugene Mack  Pub.
Chanticleer 1910 as Eugene Mack  Pub.
Children's Delight 1910 as Victor Moulton  Pub.
Chimes at Twilight 1910  wvicon.gif
Echoes of the Brook 1910 as Henry Bartell  Pub.
Eventide 1910  Pub.
Fairyland Waltz 1910 as Violet Hudson  Pub.
Falling Autumn Leaves 1910 as Victor Moulton  amazon15.gif Pub.
Flying Machine March 1910 as Bessie Barrett  Pub.
Glad Rag, The 1910  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Musical Echoes from Teddy Bear Land 1910  Pub.
Our Country's Heroes 1910 as Bessie Barrett  Pub.
Our Nation's Colors 1910 as Victor Moulton  Pub.
Robin Hood 1910  Pub.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Royal Blue 1910 as Eugene Mack  wvicon.gif
Springtime Waltz 1910 as Eugene Mack  Pub.
Sunset Limited 1910 as Henry Bartell  Pub.
Sunshine and Roses 1910 as Victor Moulton  amazon15.gif Pub.
Vacation Time 1910 as Violet Hudson  Pub.
Wreath of Roses 1910 as Violet Hudson  Pub.
Convent Chimes 1911 as Violet Hudson  Pub.
Flower Festival 1911 as Henry Bartell  Pub.
Haven of Rest, The 1911 as Eugene Mack  Pub.
In the Valley Where the Blue Grass Grows 1911
Nonsense Rag 1911  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg audiomidi15.gif
Rippling Waves 1911 as Henry Bartell  Pub.
Boys and Girls March 1912 as Eugene Mack  Pub.
Chimes of Venice 1912  wvicon.gif
Dreams of Childhood Days 1912 Bessie Grady (words)  Pub.
Enchanted Woodland 1912 as Victor Moulton
Eugene Mack Melody 1912 as Eugene Mack
Golden Eventide 1912 as Victor Moulton  Pub.
Isle of Beauty 1912 as Violet Hudson  Pub.
Meet Me in the Moonlight, Dearie 1912 A. J. Clarke (words)  Pub.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Oak Leaf 1912 as Eugene Mack;  wvicon.gif
Old Church Bell, The 1912
Sing Me an Old-Fashioned Song 1912 Ruth De Long (words)
Song of the Leaves 1912 as Eugene Mack
Spring Flowers 1912 as Eugene Mack
Sunbeams 1912 as Violet Hudson
That Brass Band Rag 1912  wvicon.gif
That Devilish Glide 1912  Pub. youtube15.jpg audiomidi15.gif
That Devilish Glide - Song 1912 Haven Gillispie (words)  Pub.
That Dixie Rag 1912 as Victor Moulton  Pub. youtube15.jpg
That Good Old Rag 1912 Haven Gillispie (words)  Pub.
Trinity Chimes 1912  wvicon.gif
Under the Elms 1912 as Eugene Mack;
When the Village Band Was Playing on the Green (w&m) 1912  amazon15.gif Pub.
Frolics of Spring 1913 as Bessie Barrett  Pub.
Happy Rag 1913  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg audiomidi15.gif
Leaves of Autumn 1913  Pub.
My Dixie Rose 1913 Ruth De Long (words)  Pub.
My Home Sweet Home Killarney 1913  wvicon.gif
Old Swanee Rag 1913  Pub. youtube15.jpg audiomidi15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Our Brave Heroes 1913 as Eugene Mack  wvicon.gif
Sweet Simplicity 1913 as Eugene Mack  youtube15.jpg
When I Lived with Grandma on the Farm 1913 as Eugene Mack;
Playing Tag 1914 as Victor Moulton
Swinging 1914 as Bessie Barrett
Dreamer, The 1915
Roll Along Harvest Moon 1915 J. Will Callahan (words)  Pub.
Squirrel Food Rag 1916  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg audiomidi15.gif
Keep the Home Lights Burning 1917 William H. Dixon (words)
as Eugene Mack
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Grant's Grand March 1918  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
We'll All Be Glad to See You When It's Over 1918 Clyde N. Kramer (words)  wvicon.gif
Christmas Chimes 1919  wvicon.gif
Those Were Years of Sunshine 1919 F.H. Beilfuss (words)
as Eugene Mack
Fairy Dreams Waltz ?  Pub.
Merry Moments Rondo ? as Eugene Mack  Pub.
Roseland Waltz ? as Henry Bartell  Pub.
Soul of the Rose Waltz, The ? as Violet Hudson  Pub.
Whispered Thought, A ? as Bessie Barret  Pub.
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg The Glad Rag 2:49 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Happy Rag 2:34 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Nonsense Rag (1911) 2:56 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Old Swanee Rag (1913) 2:25 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Pin Cushion Rag (1909) 2:50 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Squirrel Food Rag (1916) 2:44 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Sweet Simplicity (1913) 2:59 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg That Devilish Glide Rag (1912) 1:50 Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg That Dixie Rag (1912) 2:52 Ragtime Dorian Henry