Albert Whelan  (1875-1961)
Last updated: 01.11.23
p_whelana.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Albert Whelan was an Australian popular singer and entertainer born in Melbourne.
He established himself in Western Australia as a singer and dancer entertaining the miners working the gold fields. After emigrating to Britain at the turn of the 20th century, he was a prominent entertainer singing, dancing and playing the piano on the English music hall circuit. He also played minor roles in a number of British films during 1930s and 1940s.

Websites:
url15.gif Albert Whelan Biography by wikipedia.org.  
  Title (Release Year) Instruments/Issue Performers
       
  MP3 File(s)    
audioextmp315.gif The Palmist (1905) Edison Bell Record: 6667 Harry Bluff
  as Performer Composers
audioextmp315.gif I Wouldn't Leave My Little Wooden Hut For You! (1905) Edison Gold Moulded Record: 13393 C. Collins
     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
Folk Music CDs:
cd15.gif Various Performers At The Football Match Last Saturday flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif Fall in and Follow Me Bennett Scott (music)
A.J. Mills (words)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif Give It a Smile C. Wilmott (music)
Long (words)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif Hullo London Town Unknown (words & music)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif I'm Twenty-One To-Day Alec Kendal (words & music)
Jack Pleasants (perf.)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif Madman's Will, The Richard Arpthorp (music)
Peter Cheyney (words)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
 
url15.gif Preacher and the Bear, The Joe Arzonia (words & music)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
 
This list is arranged by composer and contains 13 works performed by Albert Whelan who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m) ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg Madman's Will (1925), The Richard Arpthorp Peter Cheyney (words)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
perf15.jpg Preacher and the Bear (1903), The Joe Arzonia(w&m) Albert Whelan (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg She's Only Been With Us a Week (1925) Harry Castling(w&m) Albert Whelan (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg I Wouldn't Leave My Little Wooden Hut For You! (1905) Charles Collins Daisy Dormer (perf.)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I'm Twenty-One To-Day (1911) Alec Kendal(w&m) Jack Pleasants (perf.)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Each Other (1914) Ralph Penso(w&m) Albert Whelan (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg God Bless Me (1914) Ralph Penso Bocchis. (words)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Fall in and Follow Me (1910) Bennett Scott A J Mills (words)
Stanley Kirkby (perf.)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Whistling Bowery Boy (1900), The Thomas W. Thurban Charles Bradford (words)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Hullo London Town (?) Unknown Albert Whelan (perf.)
perf15.jpg  German Band (1910), The Gilbert Wells William F Rochester (words)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
perf15.jpg Give It a Smile (1923) C. Wilmott Long (words)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
perf15.jpg He's/She's My Secret Passion (1930) Arthur Young(w&m) Val Valentine (words)
Jack Albin (perf.)
Elsie Carlisle (perf.)
Rudy Vallée (perf.)
Albert Whelan (perf.)
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 1 work by Albert Whelan (1875-1961). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Palmist, The 1905 Harry Bluff (perf.)  audioextmp315.gif
     Composer Title Performer
       
youtube15.jpg T.W. Thurban The Whistling Bowry Boy (1900) (2:54) A. Whelan
youtube15.jpg A. Young He's/She's My Secret Passion (4:08) A. Whelan