Skip to main content

Piano Roll Artistry of Charley Straight

Piano Roll Artistry of Charley Straight

From his youth in vaudeville, Charley Straight joined the Imperial Player Roll Company, where he supervised their popular song program. There, and at rival company QRS, Straight recorded novelty rags under his own name, and performed under the pseudonym Billy King for the Rudolph Wurlitzer Company. This compilation provides a selection of Straight's best work.

Track Listing

icon-circle-play
101
My Baby's Rag Charley Straight 2:15
icon-circle-play
102
Red Hot Mama Charley Straight 3:05
icon-circle-play
103
Knice and Knifty Charley Straight 2:28
icon-circle-play
104
Mow 'Em Down Charley Straight 2:45
icon-circle-play
105
Cradle Rock Charley Straight 2:50
icon-circle-play
106
Out Steppin' Charley Straight 2:46
icon-circle-play
107
Eve Wasn't Modest Till She Ate That Apple Charley Straight 3:07
icon-circle-play
108
Try Me Charley Straight 2:01
icon-circle-play
109
S'More Charley Straight 2:15
icon-circle-play
201
Rag-a-Bit Charley Straight 2:26
icon-circle-play
202
Doctor Brown Charley Straight 2:25
icon-circle-play
203
Chickie Charley Straight 3:11
icon-circle-play
204
Black Jack Rag Charley Straight 3:00
icon-circle-play
205
Tiddle-De-Winks Charley Straight 2:03
icon-circle-play
206
Give Me the Sultan's Harem Charley Straight 2:46
icon-circle-play
207
Itsit Charley Straight 2:56
icon-circle-play
208
You're in Style When You're Wearing a Smile Charley Straight 2:55
icon-circle-play
209
Mitinice Charley Straight 2:53

.