Original

Written by
Irving Berlin
Language
English
Performance date
April 17, 1911
Comments
Probably performed first by Emma Carus when she was headliner of the Big Easter Vaudeville Carnival at Chicago's American Music Hall. Other vaudevillians included the song in their acts. Among them were Neil McKinley, Eddie Miller, Adele Oswaldand Helen Vincent. The song became known as "Alexander's Ragtime Band".
Rating
Buy

Versions

Alexander's Ragtime Band written by Irving Berlin - English

Title Performer Release date Info
Alexander Emma Carus April 17, 1911 (performance date)
Alexander's Ragtime Band Collins and Harlan with Orchestra 1911
Alexander's Ragtime Band Prince's Band 1912
Alexander's Ragtime Band Joe Daniels & His Hot Shots 1936
Alexander's Ragtime Band Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys August 1938
Alexander's Ragtime Band Bing Crosby & Connie Boswell 1938
Alexander's Ragtime Band Kordt Sisters med swingtet 1941
Alexander's Ragtime Band Svend Asmussens Kvintet 1941
Alexander's Ragtime Band Johnnie Ray with Percy Faith & His Orch. 1954
Alexander's Ragtime Band Lizzie Miles 1956
Alexander's Ragtime Band Lou Stein 1956
Alexander's Ragtime Band The Dukes of Dixieland 1957
Alexander's Ragtime Band Bobby Henderson 1958
Alexander's Ragtime Band Ella Fitzgerald 1958
Alexander's Ragtime Band Ray Charles October 1959
Alexander's Ragtime Band Charlie Shavers 1959
Alexander's Ragtime Band Sarah Vaughan + Billy Eckstine with Hal Mooney & His Orchestra 1959
Alexander's Ragtime Band Pee Wee Hunt 1960
Alexander's Ragtime Band Neal Hefti Quintet 1960
Alexander's Ragtime Band The Anita Kerr Singers 1962
Alexander's Ragtime Band King Curtis 1962
Alexander's Ragtime Band Turk Murphy 1962
Alexander's Ragtime Band Ray Conniff & Billy Butterfield 1963
Alexander's Ragtime Band Mrs. Mills November 1964
Alexander's Ragtime Band Little Fritz and His Friends 1964
Alexander's Ragtime Band Tony Parenti and His Downtown Boys 1965
Alexander's Ragtime Band Lou Stein With Banjo and Rhythm Section 1966
Alexander's Ragtime Band Julie London 1967
Alexander's Ragtime Band Brother Jack McDuff 1967
Alexander's Ragtime Band Wynder K. Frog 1968
Alexander's Ragtime Band Don Patterson with Sonny Stitt 1970
Alexander's Ragtime Band Papa Oscars Dixielanders 1971
Alexander's Ragtime Band Ray Price [1] 1971
La banda de Alejandro Tres Para El Jazz 1971
Alexander's Ragtime Band Eva Olmerová & the Traditional Jazz Studio 1973
Alexander's Ragtime Band Judith Durham and the Hottest Band in Town 1974
Alexander's Ragtime Band George Segal and the Imperial Jazzband 1974
Alexander's Ragtime Band Max Collie Rhythm Aces 1974
Alexander's Ragtime Band Christiania Jazzband 1976
La banda de Alejandro Hernan Oliva 1977
Alexander's Ragtime Band Sylvia Vrethammar, Georgie Fame 1983
Alexander's Ragtime Band Milcho Leviev 1983
Alexander's Ragtime Band Gugge Hedrenius Big Blues Band 1985
Alexander's Ragtime Band Paris Washboard 1988
Alexander's Ragtime Band The Gerry Wiggins Trio 1996
Alexander's Ragtime Band Robert Clary with the John Rodby Trio November 1998
Alexander's Ragtime Band Harry Connick, Sr. 1998
Alexander's Ragtime Band Heliotrope Ragtime Orchestra 2006
Alexander's Ragtime Band Beegie Adair 2006
Alexander's Ragtime Band Rob Astor 2008
Alexander's Ragtime Band Ben Tucker 2009
Alexander's Ragtime Band Charlie Hunter September 14, 2010
Alexander's Ragtime Band Lisa Yves 2010