Melody Lane Standard Songs 
Page Twenty-Seven

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My Isle Of Golden Dreams

Music by Walter Blaufuss 
Words by Gus Kahn (1919) 

One of Gus Kahn's first hit songs has a beautiful Hawaiian sweetness about it,
and has stood the test of time as a popular piece for musicians to record to this day
Melody Lane Custom MP3 & Vintage Restored Recording by Charles Harrison in MP3

At The Dawning Of The Day

Irish Traditional Standard Song
A poetically beautiful ballad song, as only the Irish can write.
I love to sing this one!
Melody Lane Custom MP3 and MP3 sample of John McCormack singing

If You Could Care

Lyrics by Arthur Wimperis 
Music by Herman Darweski  (1920) 

Beautiful Song, from the show "As You Were" with Irene Bordoni
Melody Lane Custom MP3 & Vintage Restored Recording by the Joseph Smith Dance Orchestra

You're A Million Miles From Nowhere
(When You're One Little Mile From Home)

Music Written by Walter Donaldson
Lyrics by Sam Lewis and Joe Young (1919)

Popular sentimental song from a great group of songwriters
Melody Lane Custom MP3 & Vintage Restored Recording by Charles Harrison in MP3

TWO MORE LOVELY INDIAN THEMED CLASSIC SONGS

By The Waters Of Minnetonka
An Indian Love Song

Written By Thurlow Lieurance (1917)
Based on an Indian Legend, written in the sheet music inside cover.
This is the first new song page I've created for Melody Lane in a number of years.
Sickness kept me from working on this site for several years, but now I'm back.
The first song I wanted to do after a long lapse was this one. It is supremely beautiful.
Melody Lane Custom MP3

Hiawatha

Words by James O'Dea 
Music by Neil Moret (1903) 

The composer of "Red Wing" wrote this other lovely early Indian song
Melody Lane Custom MP3 & Vintage Restored Recording in MP3

My Little Girl

Words by Sam M. Lewis and Will Dillon 
Music by Albert von Tilzer (1915)

A bright and breezy Tin Pan Alley song hit with funny lyrics:
a man loves his "little girl" but won't marry her until his song is a hit
Melody Lane Custom MP3

Dearest (You're the Nearest To My Heart)

Words by Benny Davis and Music by Harry Akst (1922)

Now here's a lad who really loves his gal and will marry her in
a heartbeat - without waiting for his song to become a hit first
Melody Lane Custom MP3

My Sunny Tennessee

Written by Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, and Herman Ruby (1921)

A wonderful standard song from a famous songwriting team
Melody Lane Custom MP3 & Vintage Restored Recording in MP3

Nola

Music by Felix Arndt 
Words by James F. Burns  (1915) 

What began as a delightful piano novelty song
metamorphised into an equally delightful song with lyrics
Melody Lane Custom MP3


 

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