Henry Burr

Real Name:
Harry Haley McClaskey
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Popular American tenor (b. January 15, 1882 St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada - d. April 6, 1941 Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A)

Argued by many to be Canada's first musical export, Henry Burr was the most popular of the many pseudonyms used by tenor Harry McClaskey (others included Irving Gillette, Henry Gillette, Alfred Alexander, Archie Alexander, Ira Allen, Harry Barr, Ralph Brainard, Robert Rice (5), Carl Ely, Harry Barr, Frank Knapp, Al King, Shamus McClaskey, Charles Richards, Harold Spencer, and many others). See Harry McClaskey for additional profile.

One of the most famous ballad singers of the early 20th century, and one the first recording artists for Victor Records and Columbia.
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Singles & EPs

44950 Henry Burr - Teasing album art Henry Burr Teasing Sun Record (4) 44950 US 1905 Sell This Version
3236 Henry Burr - Saviour, Lead Me Lest I Stray album art Henry Burr Saviour, Lead Me Lest I Stray Columbia 3236 US 1905 Sell This Version
3023 Henry Burr - Jesus, Lover Of My Soul album art Henry Burr Jesus, Lover Of My Soul(Shellac, 10", 80 RPM, S/Sided) Columbia 3023 US 1905 Sell This Version
3149 Henry Burr - One More Day's Work For Jesus album art Henry Burr One More Day's Work For Jesus(Shellac, 10", 80 RPM, S/Sided) Standard Disc Record 3149 US 1905 Sell This Version
3205 Henry Burr - Throw Out The Life Line album art Henry Burr Throw Out The Life Line(Shellac, 10") Standard Disc Record 3205 US 1905 Sell This Version
3063 Henry Burr - There Is A Green Hill Far Away album art Henry Burr There Is A Green Hill Far Away(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Columbia 3063 US 1905 Sell This Version
199 Henry Burr - Where Is My Wandering Boy To-Night? album art Henry Burr Where Is My Wandering Boy To-Night? Columbia 199 US 1906 Sell This Version
3424 Henry Burr - Yield Not To Temptation album art Henry Burr Yield Not To Temptation(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Columbia 3424 US 1906 Sell This Version
A335 Henry Burr - Old Folks At Home / Battle Hymn Of The Republic album art Henry Burr / George Alexander (7) Henry Burr / George Alexander (7) - Old Folks At Home / Battle Hymn Of The Republic(Shellac, 10") Columbia A335 USA & Canada 1906 Sell This Version
3681 Henry Burr - Red Wing album art Frank C. Stanley And Henry Burr Frank C. Stanley And Henry Burr - Red Wing Standard Disc Record 3681 US 1907 Sell This Version
3603 Henry Burr - Won't You Come Over To My House album art Henry Burr Won't You Come Over To My House(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Columbia 3603 US 1907 Sell This Version
0187 Henry Burr - In A Hammock Built For Two album art Henry Burr In A Hammock Built For Two(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Marconi Velvet-Tone Record 0187 US 1907 Sell This Version
7062 Henry Burr - Sing Me To Sleep album art Henry Burr Sing Me To Sleep(Shellac, 12", S/Sided) Zon-o-phone Record 7062 US 1907 Sell This Version
A316 Henry Burr - You're As Welcome As The Flowers In May / The Rosary album art J. W. Myers / Henry Burr J. W. Myers / Henry Burr - You're As Welcome As The Flowers In May / The Rosary Columbia A316 US 1908 Sell This Version
A268 Henry Burr - One Sweetly Solemn Thought / Lead Kindly Light album art Henry Burr / Unknown Artist Henry Burr / Unknown Artist - One Sweetly Solemn Thought / Lead Kindly Light Columbia A268 US 1908 Sell This Version
A266 Henry Burr - Throw Out The Life Line / What A Friend We Have In Jesus album art Henry Burr / Stanley And Burr Henry Burr / Stanley And Burr - Throw Out The Life Line / What A Friend We Have In Jesus Columbia A266 US 1908 Sell This Version
A468 Henry Burr - Virginia Song / Red Wing album art J. W. Myers / Stanley* And Burr* J. W. Myers / Stanley* And Burr* - Virginia Song / Red Wing Columbia A468 US 1908 Sell This Version
A460 Henry Burr - Silver Threads Among The Gold / The Happy German Twins album art Henry Burr / Len Spencer And George P. Watson Henry Burr / Len Spencer And George P. Watson - Silver Threads Among The Gold / The Happy German Twins Columbia A460 US 1908 Sell This Version
A256 Henry Burr - Face to Face / Palm Branches album art Henry Burr / Stanley And Burr Henry Burr / Stanley And Burr - Face to Face / Palm Branches Columbia A256 US 1908 Sell This Version
D133 Henry Burr - Red Wing / When Summer Tells Autumn Good-Bye album art Stanley* And Burr* Stanley* And Burr* - Red Wing / When Summer Tells Autumn Good-Bye(Shellac, 10") Columbia Double-Face Record D133 UK 1908 Sell This Version
16174 Henry Burr - In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree / Darling Nellie Gray album art Henry Burr / Haydn Quartet Henry Burr / Haydn Quartet - In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree / Darling Nellie Gray(Shellac, 10") Victor 16174 Canada 1908 Sell This Version
1780 Henry Burr - I Need Thee Every Hour album art Henry Burr I Need Thee Every Hour(Shellac, 10", S/Sided, RP) Columbia 1780 US 1908 Sell This Version
3989, 32428 Henry Burr And Frank C. Stanley Henry Burr And Frank C. Stanley - In The Garden Of My Heart / The Tango(Shellac, 10") Columbia Dance Record, Columbia Dance Record 3989, 32428 US 1908 Sell This Version
A252 Henry Burr - The Palms / Lords Prayer And Gloria Patria album art Henry Burr / Vocal Quartette - Mixed Voices* Henry Burr / Vocal Quartette - Mixed Voices* - The Palms / Lords Prayer And Gloria Patria(Shellac, 10") Columbia A252 US 1908 Sell This Version
5463 Henry Burr - I Want You album art Henry Burr I Want You(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Victor 5463 US 1908 Sell This Version