TAILS UP!



Composer: Philip Braham
Lyricists: Davy Burnaby; Hugh E. Wright

Opened: June 1, 1918, Comedy Theatre, London
Performances: 467

Note: A complete song list is not available at this time.


Any Little Thing:

1. 78/Columbia L1254 (Jack Buchanan and Phyllis Monkman)
2. 78/HMV B965 (Davy Burnaby and Bessie Jones with orchestra conducted by Arthur Wood)


Apache Rag:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)
2. 78/Columbia L1253 (Teddie Gerard)


The Curfew:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)
2. 78/Columbia L1252 (Teddie Gerard and Chorus)


The Five Thirty Five To Brighton:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)


Gnee-Ah!:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)
2. 78/Columbia L1253 (Jack Buchanan)
3. 78/HMV B965 (Davy Burnaby with orchestra conducted by Arthur Wood)


Let’s All Go Raving Mad:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)
2. 78/Columbia L1252 (Teddie Gerard and Chorus)


‘N Everything (M/L: Al Jolson; B.G. DeSylva; Gus Kahn) (also used in SINBAD):

1. 78/HMV B1011 (Davy Burnaby with orchestra conducted by C.B. Yearsley)
2. 78/Columbia A-2519 (Al Jolson) [reissued on Music From The New York Stage Vol. 4: 1917-1920, CD/Pearl GEMM CDS 9059-61]
3. 78/Columbia A 2550 (Marimbaphone Band)
4. 78/Emerson 932 (Eddie Nelson)
5. 78/Victor 18502 (Joseph C. Smith’s Orchestra) [also 78/Victor 18507]
6. Star!, 20th Century Fox DTCS 5102 (Garrett Lewis with the 20th Century Fox orchestra conducted by Lennie Hayton)  [reissued on CD/20th Century Fox 07882-11009-2]


The Old Bran Pie:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)
2. 78/Columbia L1255 (Gilbert Childs and Phyllis Monkman)


(The Story Of) Peter Pan (M: Doris Joel; L: Noel Coward; Doris Joel):

1. 78/HMV B967 (Bessie Jones (as Louise Leigh) with chorus (George Baker and Ernest Pike) and orchestra conducted by Arthur Wood) [reissued on The Master, World (M) SHB 50]


The Servants’ Ball:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)
2. 78/Columbia L1255 (Gilbert Childs)


The Special Cop:

1. 78/Columbia L1254 (Jack Buchanan and Phyllis Monkman)


Tails Up:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)


The Twinkle In Her Eye:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)
2. 78/Columbia L1251 (Teddie Gerard)


Wild Thyme:

1. 78/Columbia 715 (Comedy Theatre Orchestra conducted by Philip Braham)
2. 78/Columbia L1251 (Clifford Cobb and Teddie Gerard)
3. Sophistication Vol. 1 (Songs Of The Thirties), CAS/Past Perfect PPMC 78108 (Gertrude Lawerence) (unverified)