Silvio Hein  (1879-1928)
Last updated: 24.11.21
Very little is known about Silvio Hein other than he was an American composer of popular music who was born and died in New York. Probably his best known and most popular work was He's A Cousin Of Mine (1906). Of ragtime interest are his Midnight Whirl Rag (1913) and Saronoff Rag (1913).

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Folk Music CDs:
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Ragtime Music CDs:
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     Title Attribution Remarks
url15.gif Germs Silvio Hein (music)
Benjamin Hapgood Burt (words)
RoyAtwell (words)
Alfred Lester (perf.)
     Title Instruments Remarks
pdf15.gif Arab Love Song (1908) Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Don't Be What You Ain't (1905) Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Gee! But You Look Awfully Good to Me (1908) Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Hottentot Love Song (1906) Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Mermaid of the Nile (1903) Piano, Orchestra wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Midnight Whirl Rag (1913) Piano, Orchestra wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Road to Home Sweet Home (1914), The Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Some Little Bug Is Going to Find You (1915) Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Toddle All Over Town (1915) Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Twas in September (1903) Piano, Voice wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 94 works by Silvio Hein (1879-1928). 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
I Want to Be a Drummer in the Band 1902 Arthur Dunn (perf.)
If Yankee Doodle Hadn't Come to Town 1902 Jerome Sykes (perf.)
I Could Be Happy With Either One 1903 Will W. Heelan (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
Mermaid of the Nile 1903  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Twas in September 1903 Benjamin Hapgood Burt (words)
Raymond Hitchcock (perf.)
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Don't Be What You Ain't 1905 George V. Hobar (words)
Edwin Milton Royle (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
from "Moonshine"
Foolish 1905 George V. Hobart (words)  wvicon.gif
I'm A' Looking For My Ten 1905 George V Hobart (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
In My Submarine 1905 M. Cahill (perf.)
Mr. Bonaparte 1905 M. Cahill (perf.)
Coo! Coo! 1906 M. Cahill (perf.)
Gwendolyn 1906 M. Cahill (perf.)
He's a Cousin of Mine 1906 C. Smith (co-author)
Cecil Mack (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
Hottentot Love Song 1906 Benjamin Hapgood Burt (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
from "Marrying Mary"
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I Love the Last One Best of All 1906 M. Cahill (perf.)
I'm Looking For a Man by the Name of Smith 1906 M. Cahill (perf.)
Little One Good-Bye 1906 E.P. Moran (words)  wvicon.gif
Marie Cahill's Hottentot Love Song 1906 Benj. Hapgood Burt (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
Mister Cupid 1906 M. Cahill (perf.)
Moon-Shine 1906 Edward Montagu (words)
George V. Hobart (words)
M. Irwin (perf.)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Noah 1906 M. Cahill (perf.)
Nobody Knows the Answer 1906 M. Cahill (perf.)
Old Reliable Jokes 1906 M. Cahill (perf.)
Pawnee 1906  wvicon.gif
Pawnee - Song (w&m) 1906 James O'Dea (words)  wvicon.gif
Three Men in a Boat 1906 M. Cahill (perf.)
On the Bench 'neath the Old Willow Tree 1907 Arthur Longbrake (words)  wvicon.gif
Arab Love Song 1908 George V. Hobart (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
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At Half Past -11 1908 George V. Hobart (words)
Blanche Ring (perf.)
Down at the Follies Bergere 1908 M. Cahill (perf.)
Gee! But You Look Awfully Good to Me 1908 Will D. Cobb (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
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Girls! Girls! Girls! 1908 George Vere Hobart (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
I Love to Go Shopping 1908 M. Cahill (perf.)
Marie Cahill's Arab Love Song (w&m) 1908 George V Hobart (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
All Alone 1909 Blanche Ring (perf.)
I Will Always Love You Dear 1909 Seymour Brown (words)  wvicon.gif
I'm Looking For a Husband 1909 De Wolf Hopper (perf.)
In 1999 1909 Blanche Ring (perf.)
Little Lady in the Moon (w&m) 1909 Seymour Brown (words)
De Wol Hopper (perf.)
Louisiana Lizabeth 1909 George V. Hobart (words)  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Maid of Sevilla 1909 Blanche Ring (perf.)
Nonsense 1909 De Wolf Hopper (perf.)
One and One Make Two 1909 De Wolf Hopper (perf.)
That Dancing Big Banshee 1909 De Wolf Hopper (perf.)
That's the Doctor, Bill! 1909 Henry Creamer (words)
M. Cahill (perf.)
Yankee Girl 1909 Blanche Ring (perf.)
Good Mo'nin' Judge 1910 M. Cahill (perf.)
Honeymoon 1910 Avery Hopwood (perf.)
My Dream, Dream Man 1910 Avery Hopwood (perf.)
My Lotus Flower 1910 M. Cahill (perf.)
My Soldier Boy 1910 M. Cahill (perf.)
My Toreador 1910 M. Cahill (perf.)
She's the Only Girl That I Could Ever See 1910 De Wolf Hopper (perf.)
Turkish Love Song 1910 M. Cahill (perf.)
When Eyes Like Yours Looked Into Eyes Like Mine 1911 Robert B. Smith (words)  wvicon.gif
When His Eyes Looked Into Mine 1911
When Orient Roses Bloom 1911
Black Pearls 1912  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
Maurice Tango, The 1912  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
I'm Certainly Happy 1913
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Midnight Whirl Rag 1913  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
Santley Tango, The 1913  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
Saronoff Rag 1913  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
When Dreams Come True 1913 Philip Bartholomae (words)  wvicon.gif
When You're All Dressed Up and No Place to Go 1913 Benjamin H. Burt (words)
Raymond Hitchcock (perf.)
American Girl, The 1914
Road to Home Sweet Home, The 1914 George V. Hobart (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Send Me My Love 1914
Shadows 1914
Sweet Kitty McKay 1914 Julie Helene Percival (words)  wvicon.gif
Don't Tempt Me 1915 Joseph Santley (perf.)
Germs 1915 Benjamin Hapgood Burt (words)
RoyAtwell (words)
Alfred Lester (perf.)
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I Can't Forget Your Eyes 1915 Harry Bache Smith (words)
Joseph Santley (perf.)
I Love My Movie Picture Man 1915 Joseph Santley (perf.)
I'll Do What the Rest Do 1915 Joseph Santley (perf.)
I'm Here Again 1915
It's an Awful Thing to Not Know Where You Are 1915
It's an Awful Thing to Not Know Where You Are 1915
Some Little Bug Is Going to Find You 1915 Benj. Hapgood Burt (words)
Roy Atwell (words)
Roy Atwell (perf.)
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Toddle All Over Town 1915 H.B. Smith (words)  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Eyes Have a Language of Their Own 1916 Benjamin Hapgood Burt (words)  wvicon.gif
Nellyfants 1916 Harry A. Melvin (words)  wvicon.gif
Always Take Mother's Advice 1917 R. Carle (perf.)
Bubbles 1917 Danced by Maurice Walton and Florence Walton;  wvicon.gif
Does Polly Want Wally 1917
Good-Bye Happy Days 1917 Edward Paulton (words)  wvicon.gif
I Don't Know What You See in Me 1917
Selection From Furs and Frills 1917
There's One Little Girl 1917
Small Town Girl, The 1918 George Stoddard (words)  wvicon.gif
You're the Only One For Me 1918
East Is West 1919  wvicon.gif
I'll Make Bubbles 1919 Edward A Paulton (words)  wvicon.gif
Love 1919 Cleo Mayfield (perf.)
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Black Pearls 2:31 Ragtime Dorian Henry S. Hein 
youtube15.jpg Germs 3:50 Alfred Lester S. Hein 
youtube15.jpg The Maurice Tango 3:59 Ragtime Dorian Henry S. Hein 
youtube15.jpg Midnight Whirl Rag 2:59 Ragtime Dorian Henry S. Hein 
youtube15.jpg The Santley Tango 1:53 Ragtime Dorian Henry S. Hein 
youtube15.jpg Saronoff Rag 2:59 Ragtime Dorian Henry S. Hein