Charles A. Rawlings (1858-1919)
Last updated: 03.05.22
According to the Internet source given below, Charles Arthur Rawlings was a prolific English songwriter and composer of works for piano, vocalists and military bands. He was also prolific in his use of pseudonyms, about some 34 in total only two of which ( Haydon Augarde and Theodore Bonheur) are given in this domain.
Together with his brother, Alfred William Rawlings, they appear to have inherited their musical abilities from their Arthur Charles Rawlings, a blind piano tuner.
Of ragtime interest is his The Carlton Cake Walk (ca. 1890-99) published by Cassel & Co. Ltd., London E.C., England and Down in Dixie (Southern Rag) (1912) published by Lawrence Wright Music Co., , London W.C., England.
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Charles A. Rawlings (1858-1919) has at least 5 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
b0000csgn8_m.jpgAdmiral Jellicoe
Music by: Charles Arthur Rawlings.
Publisher: Lawrence Wright Music Co.
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Printed: 1914. Sheet Music.
b0000csgn9_m.jpgBattle in Mid-Air
Music by: Charles Arthur Rawlings.
Publisher: Lawrence Wright Music Co.
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Printed: 1914. Sheet Music.
In Old Japan Selection For Piano
Music by: Charles Arthur Rawlings.
Publisher: Lawrence Wright Music Co.
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Printed: 1913. Sheet Music.
b015n7qizk_m.jpgLa Belle France Piano Selection
Music by: Charles Arthur Rawlings.
Publisher: Lawrence Wright Music Co.
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  Printed: 1913. Sheet Music 7 pages.
b00281ug76_m.jpgWreck of the Titanic, The Descriptive Musical Sketch For The Piano
Music by: Charles Arthur Rawlings.
Publisher: Lawrence Wright Music Co.
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Printed: 1912. Sheet Music.
  Title Instruments/Issue Performers
       
  MP3 File(s)    
audioextmp315.gif Battle Eve, The Edison Blue Amberol: 2193 Vernon Archibald
Royal Fish
audioextmp315.gif Forget Me Not - Song Edison Blue Amberol: 23193 Charles Compton
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Amour Tendre (1916) C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Au Plaisir C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano YorkSpace Pub.
pdf15.gif Autumn Ride (1893?), An C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Battle Eve (189-?), The C.A. Rawlings (music)
Léonard Gautier (words)
Piano, Voice IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Japanese Fan Dance (1910), A C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano IMSLP Pub.
pdf15.gif Jellicoe Touch, The C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano YorkSpace Pub.
pdf15.gif May Blossoms C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano YorkSpace wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Merry Muskateers, The C.A. Rawlings (music)
Piano YorkSpace wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Neath Hawaiian Skies (1922) C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano IMSLP wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Nocturne C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano YorkSpace wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Old and New Gavotte C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano YorkSpace wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Summer Ride (1900c), A C.A. Rawlings (music) Piano IMSLP Pub.
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 58 works by Charles Arthur Rawlings (1858-1919). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Out in the Bay 1880 Stanhope Gray (words)
as Theo Bonheur
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Imps Revels, The 1885 as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Old and New 1886c C. Clifton Bingham (words)
as Theo Bonheur
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Battle Eve, The 189-? Léonard Gautier (words)
Vernon Archibald (perf.)
Royal Fish (perf.)
music: as Theo Bonheur
words: as G.W. Southey;
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Carlton Cake Walk, The 189-? as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Cathedral March, The 1890c as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Dance of the Goblins, The 1891c as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Grannie's Rings 1891c Arthur Chapman (words)
as Theo Bonheur
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Autumn Ride, An 1893? as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Advance Guard, The 1898 as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Gate of Mercy (in C), The 1899? Stanhope Gray (words)  wvicon.gif
Imperial Federation 190-? as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Gaiety Girl, The 1900c as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Japanese Dance 1900c as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Old Minster March, The 1900c as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Rose Blooms 1900c as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Shamrock Waltz, The 1900c as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Spring Ride, A 1900c as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Summer Ride, A 1900c as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Forget Me Not 1903  wvicon.gif
Manchester Chimes 1904 as Theo Bonheur
Sweet Rosemary 1905 as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Golden Chimes 1907 as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Nocturne 1907 as Maurice Telma  Pub.
Japanese Fan Dance, A 1910 as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Merry Muskateers, The 1910 as Paul Perrier  wvicon.gif
Apple Blossoms 1910c as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Down in Dixie 1912 as Haydon Augarde  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
That Military Tune 1912 as Haydon Augarde  Pub.
Wreck of the Titanic, The 1912 as Haydon Augarde  amazon15.gif Pub.
Près d'or 1912c as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Reverie D'automne 1912c  wvicon.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Au Plaisir 1913 as Jean Douste  wvicon.gif
Forget Me Not - Song 1913 Leslie Cooke (words)
Charles Compton (perf.)
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In Old Japan 1913 as Haydon Augarde  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
La Belle France Piano Selection 1913 as Haydon Augarde  amazon15.gif Pub.
Admiral Jellicoe 1914 as Haydon Augarde  amazon15.gif Pub.
Battle in Mid-Air 1914 as Haydon Augarde  amazon15.gif Pub.
In the Meadows 1914 as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Jellicoe Touch, The 1914 as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
L'Entente Cordial 1914 as Haydon Augarde  Pub.
World at War, The 1914 as Haydon Augarde  Pub.
Across the Prairies 1915 as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Amour Tendre 1916  Pub.
Neath Hawaiian Skies 1922 as Auguste Cons  wvicon.gif
Brave Boys ? as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Cingalese Dance ? as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
La Belle Marie ? as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Lifeboat, The ? as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Loves Vesper Hour ? as Theo Bonheur
March of the Minstrels, The ? as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
Merry Goblins ? as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Palais de Danse ? as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Skipping Rope Dance ? as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
Takes the Cake ?
Winter Ride, A ? as Theo Bonheur  Pub.
May Blossoms n.d.  wvicon.gif
Old and New Gavotte n.d. as Theo Bonheur  wvicon.gif
     Title Duration Performer
       
youtube15.jpg Down in Dixie (Southern Rag) - 1912 2:32 Ragtime Dorian Henry