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Williams, Bert

also:

 Williams, Egbert Austin  
 Austin, Egbert  

cast, comedian, composer, librettist, lyricist, producer, actor, singer


born: 12 Nov 1874 Antigua, Caribbean Source: 1  

born: 12 Nov 1874 Nassau, Bahamas, Caribbean Source: 2,3,4  
born: ------------ Antigua, Caribbean Source: 5  
born: - Antigua, Caribbean Source: 6  
born: 1876 New Providence, Nassau, Bahamas Source: 7  
born: 1877 New Providence, Nassau, Bahamas Source: 8  

died: 04 Mar 1922 New York / city, USA Source: 1  
died: 04 Mar 1922 New York / city, USA Source: 2,3,4  
died: 05 Mar 1922 Source: 6  
died: 05 Mar 1922 Source: 8  

date of Variety obit: 10 Mar 1922  

The Music Sack has 26 items with information about Bert Williams:


 1998

Index

The above item is part of :
Larkin, Colin
The encyclopedia of popular music
Third edition
New York: Macmillan, 1998, 8 v.

Number of People : 43,747


 1996

[Index of Names]

The above item is part of :
Bloom, Ken
American song
The complete musical theater companion: 1877-1995. Volume 2: T-Z and indexes
Second edition
New York: Schirmer Books, 1996, 2093 p.

Number of People : 24,881


 1996

Mancuso, Chuck
Popular music and the underground
Foundations of jazz, blues, country, and rock, 1900-1950
Dubuque, Iowa: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, 1996, 626 p.

Number of People : 288


 1992 Source: 8

Larkin, Colin
The Guinness encyclopedia of popular music
Edited by Colin Larkin
Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Publishing, 1992, 4V p.

Number of People : 5,680

More Details : (1 Section)


 1992

Barlow, William
Morgan, Thomas L.
From cakewalks to concert halls.
An illustrated history of African American popular music from 1895 to 1930
By Thomas L. Morgan and William Barlow
Washington, DC: Elliot & Clark, 1992, 132 p.

Number of People : 14


 1989

White Shows with Individual Songs by Black Composers

Appendix A In:
Riis, Thomas L.
Just before jazz : black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915
London: Institution Press, 1989, 309 p.

Number of People : 14


 1989 Source: 2

Rust, Brian
Debus, Allen G.
The complete entertainment discography from 1897 to 1942
Second edition
Brian Rust and Allen G. Debus
New York: Da Capo Press, 1989, 794 p.

Number of People : 488


 1989 Source: 4

Riis, Thomas L.
Just before jazz : black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915
London: Institution Press, 1989, 309 p.

Number of People : 12

More Details : (2 Sections)


 1989

New York Shows by Black Composers 1898-1915

Appendix B In:
Riis, Thomas L.
Just before jazz : black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915
London: Institution Press, 1989, 309 p.

Number of People : 12


 1987

Floyd, Samuel A. Jr.
Black music biography : an annotated bibliography
White Plains, New York: Kraus International Publications, 1987

Number of People : 87


 1986 Source: 3

Whitburn, Joel
Joel Whitburn's Pop memories 1890-1954
The history of American popular music compiled form America's popular music charts 1890-1954
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research Inc., 1986, 657 p.

Number of People : 1,376


 1986

Sadie, Stanley
Hitchcock, H. Wiley
The new Grove dictionary of American music
edited by H. Wiley Hitchcock and Stanley Sadie
New York, N.Y. : Grove's Dictionaries of Music, 1986. 4 v.

Number of People : 3,993


 1986

Riis, Thomas L.
The Experience and Impact of Black Entertainers in England, 1895-1920
American Music, 04-1, 1986, p. 50-58

Number of People : 3


 1981

Applebaum, Stanley
Camner, James
Stars of the American musical theater in historic photographs
361 portraits from the 1860s to 1950.
Edited by Stanley Applebaum and James Camner
New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1981

Number of People : 408


 1981 Source: 1

Jablonski, Edward
The encyclopedia of American music
New York: Doubleday, 1981, 629 p.

Number of People : 37


 1981

Slide, Anthony
The vaudevillians
A dictionary of vaudeville performers
Westport, Connecticut: Arlington House, 1981

Number of People : 123


 1981 Source: 6

Southern, Eileen
Biographical dictionary of Afro-American and African musicians
Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1981, 478 p.

Number of People : 1,184


 1980

Index

The above item is part of :
Perry, Jeb H.
Variety obits. An index to obituaries in Variety, 1905-1978
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 311 p.

Number of People : 101,729


 1980 Source: 7

Pioneer black show producers

Chapter 3 In:
Sampson, Henry T.
Blacks in blackface
A source book on early black musical shows
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1980, 552 p.

Number of People : 14


 1979

Morath, Max
The vocal and theatrical music of Bert Williams and his associates.
American popular entertainment. Westport, Conn. 1979. S. 111-120.

Number of People : 1


 1976 Source: 5

Green, Stanley
Encyclopaedia of the musical theatre
New York: Dodd Mead, 1976

Number of People : 580


 1974

Kinkle, Roger D.
The complete encyclopedia of popular music and jazz, 1900-1950
New Rochelle, N. Y.: Arlington, 1974

Number of People : 2,098


 1974

Claghorn, Charles Eugene
Biographical dictionary of American music
West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1974, 491 p.

Number of People : 3,156


 1955

Hughes, Langston
Famous negro music makers
New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1955

Number of People : 16


 1944

Rare musical repertoires

p. 343 In:
Marks, Edward B.
They all had glamour : From the Swedish nightingale to the naked lady
New York: Julian Messner, Inc., 1944

Number of People : 21


 1938

[no title]

p. 21 In:
Handy, William Christopher
Negro authors and composers of the United States
By W.C. Handy.
New York: Handy Brothers Music Co. Inc., 1938, 24 p.

Number of People : 61


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