Dorothy Jardon  (1883-1966)
Last updated: 22.04.24
p_jardond.jpgDorothy Jardon (née Mary Jardon) was an American soprano, actress and composer born in New York.
She is remembered for her roles in operetta on both sides of the Atlantic. She was featured on at least 22 sheet music covers published between 1906 and 1924 both as a composer and performer.
She made several recordings for Brunswick.
She died in Los Angeles.
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Dorothy Jardon  (1883-1966) has at least 2 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
b00eck74yo_m.jpgLove, Like the Dawn Came Stealing
Music by: Charles Wakefield Cadman.
Words by: Gilbert Moyle
Performed by: Dorothy Jardon
Publisher: White-Smith Music Publishing Co.
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Printed: 1917. Sheet Music.
b00uiqhkm2_m.jpgWaiting for You
Words and Music by: Kathryne E. Thompson.
Performed by: Dorothy Jardon
Publisher: The Thompson Music Company
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Printed: 1924. Sheet Music.
  Title (Release Year) Composer Performers Issue
  Wax Cylinders      
cylinder15.gif Two Little Sailor Boys (1906) D. Jardon Byron George Harlan
F.C. Stanley
Edison Gold Moulded Record: 9420
cylinder15.gif Baboon Bungalow (1909) D. Jardon Arthur Collins
Byron George Harlan
Edison Standard Record: 10250
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
pdf15.gif Baboon Bungalow (1909) D. Jardon (music)
E. Madden (words)
Frank Tierney (perf.)
Piano, Voice YorkSpace wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Bronco Buster (1907) D. Jardon (music)
E. Madden (words)
J. Sabel (perf.)
Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif World Can't Go 'Round Without You (1921), The D. Jardon (w&m)
Arthur J. Lamb (coauth.)
A. Solman (coauth.)
D. Jardon (perf.)
Piano YorkSpace wvicon.gif
  As performer        
pdf15.gif Love, Like the Dawn Came Stealing (1917) C.W. Cadman (music)
Gilbert Moyle (words)
D. Jardon (perf.)
Piano, Voice Greer wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif At the End of the Road (1924) J.F. Hanley (music)
B. MacDonald (words)
D. Jardon (perf.)
Piano, Voice YorkSpace wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Homeward Bound (1917) G.W. Meyer (music)
H.E. Johnson (words)
C. Goetz (words)
D. Jardon (perf.)
Piano, Voice IMSLP wvicon.gif
The peformer is featured on 10 sheet music/recording covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
perf15.jpg Love, Like the Dawn Came Stealing (1917) Charles Wakefield Cadman Gilbert Moyle (words)
perf15.jpg Venus Waltz (1912), The Ivan Caryll C.M.S. McLellan (words)
perf15.jpg Winsome Widow (1912), The Gus Edwards Edward Madden (words)
perf15.jpg At the End of the Road (1924) James F. Hanley Ballard MacDonald (words)
perf15.jpg Homeward Bound (1917) George W. Meyer Howard E. Johnson (words)
Coleman Goetz (words)
perf15.jpg Yom Kippur (1922) Rhea Silberta H. B. Silberstein (words)
perf15.jpg Waiting for You (1924) Kathryne E. Thompson(w&m)
perf15.jpg Dear Old Fashioned Irish Songs My Mother Sang to Me (1915) Harry von Tilzer Vincent Bryan (words)
perf15.jpg Kerry Dances (?) Traditional
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 16 works by Dorothy Jardon (1883-1966). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Alamo 1906 Edward Madden (words)  wvicon.gif
In the Parlor, With the Lamp Turned Low (w&m) 1906  wvicon.gif
Two Little Sailor Boys 1906 Edward Madden (words)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
Frank C. Stanley (perf.)
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Bombay 1907  Pub.
Bronco Buster 1907 Edward Madden (words)
Josephine Sabel (perf.)
Build Your Nest, Away Down in My Heart 1907 Edward Madden (words)
Adele Ritchie (perf.)
Yankee Boy in Blue, The 1907 Edward Madden (words)  Pub.
Arrah Arabia 1908 Edward Madden (words)  wvicon.gif
Lotus San 1908 Edward Madden (words)  Pub.
Baboon Bungalow 1909 Edward Madden (words)
Arthur Collins (perf.)
Byron George Harlan (perf.)
Frank Tierney (perf.)
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Only Love Dreams 1909 Edward Madden (words)  Pub.
Under the Hebrew Moon 1909 Edward Madden (words)  Pub.
Moonlight Mollie O 1910 Edward Madden (words)  Pub.
In Cherry Blossom Time With You 1920 Joseph M. Daly (words)  wvicon.gif
My Only One 1920 Joseph M. Daly (words)
World Can't Go 'Round Without You, The (w&m) 1921 Arthur J. Lamb (co-author)
Alfred Solman (co-author)
Dorothy Jardon (perf.)
     Composer Title Performer
youtube15.jpg I. Caryll The Venus Waltz (3:00) D. Jardon
youtube15.jpg R. Silberta Yom Kippur (3:31) D. Jardon
youtube15.jpg Traditional Kerry Dance (3:13) D. Jardon