A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Abracadabra

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
Pub. Mar 1944
© 1944

 

Absinthe

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
Pub. Sep 1915
© 1983

Music re-used in "Two Big Eyes"

The Absinthe Drip

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

 

Ace in the Hole

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Oct 1941
© 1941

 

Adios Argentina

Adios Argentina [unproduced]

Wr. 1934
© Jan 1935

 

After All, I'm Only a Schoolgirl

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. 1975
© 1966

 

After You, Who?

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
Pub. Nov 1932
© 1932

 

Agua Sincopada Tango

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. Apr 1929

Instrumental

Ah Fong Lo

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
© 1983

 

Aladdin

Aladdin

Per. Feb 1958
Pub. Jan 1958
© Nov 1957

 

All Alone [see Alone With You]

All I've Got to Get Now is My Man

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
Pub. Dec 1940
© 1940

 

All of You

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
Pub. Nov 1954
© 1954

 

All Through the Night

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
Pub. Nov 1934
© 1934

 

Allez-Vous-En (Go Away)

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Mar 1953
© 1952

 

Almiro

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. May 1928
© 1928

 

Alone With You

Very Good Eddie

Per. May 1918
Pub. Jul 1918
© 1918

Written with Melville Gideon; also known as "All Alone"

Alpine Rose

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
© 1928

 

Altogether Too Fond of You

Telling the Tale

Per. Aug 1918
Pub. 1918

Music by Porter; Lyrics by Melville Gideon

Always True to You in My Fashion

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Dec 1948
© 1948

 

Am I in Love?

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952/53
© 1983

Early verison of "I Am in Love"; no music survives

The American Express

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
© 1983

 

The American Punch

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
Pub. Nov 1922
© 1922

Also known as "It's the Punches"; interpolated in The Dancing Girl (Jan 1923)

Americans All Drink Coffee

Panama Hattie [unused]

Wr. 1940
© 1967

 

Amo Amas

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

Wr. Apr 1943
© 1969

Music by Porter; lyrics adapted from an 18th century song

Annabelle Birby [see Antoinette Birby]

Announcement Ensemble [see The Lady I've Vowed to Wed]

Announcement of Inheritance

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
© 1983

 

Another Op'nin', Another Show

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Feb 1949
© 1949

 

Another Sentimental Song

Hitchy-Koo of 1919 [unused]

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Oct 1919
© 1919

 

Antoinette Birby

Yale Glee Club

Per. 1909-12
© 1971

 

Anything Goes

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
Pub. Nov 1934
© 1934

 

Anytime

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1977

 

The Apaches

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953

Instrumental

Aphrodite's Dance

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

Art

Silk Stockings [unused]

Per. Nov 1954
© 1966

 

As I Love You

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1977

Also see "Esmerelda"

As Long As It's Not About Love

Leave It to Me [unused]

Wr. 1938
© 1983

No music survives (?)

As on Through the Seasons We Sail

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
Pub. Nov 1954
© 1954

Rewrite of "If Ever We Get Out of Jail"

Assembly-Line Song [see Carborundum]

A-stairable Rag

You'll Never Get Rich

Per. Oct 1941

Instrumental

At Last in Your Arms

Balalaika [unused]

Wr. 1939
© Sep 1939

 

At Long Last Love

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
Pub. Mar 1938
© 1938

 

At Longchamps Today

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
© 1977

 

At the Dawn Tea

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

 

At the Rainbow

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

At Ye Olde Coffee Shoppe in Cheyenne

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
© 1983

 

Au Revoir, Cher Baron

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
© 1983

 

Auf Wiederseh'n

Star Dust [unproduced]

Wr. 1931
© 1966

 

Away From It All

Out of This World [unused]

Wr. 1950
© 1967

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Baby Games

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
© 1983

 

Baby, Let's Dance

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. Aug 1928
© 1928

 

Back to Nature With You

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
© 1933

 

Bad Girl in Paree

Paris [unused]

Wr. 1928 ?
© 1983

 

Badmen

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

Ballet Music

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933/34 

Instrumental

The Band Started Swinging a Song      

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
Pub. Jan 1945
© 1945

 

The Bandit Band (#1)

Mayfair and Montmartre
[unused]

Wr. 1922

Revised for Hitchy-Koo of 1922

The Bandit Band (#2)

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
Pub. Nov 1922
© 1922

 

The Banjo That Man Joe Plays

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. Mar 1929
© 1929

 

Barcelona

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1941

Also known as Barcelona Maid

Be a Clown

The Pirate

Per. Jun 1948
Pub. Mar 1948
© Nov 1946

 

Be Like the Bluebird

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
Pub. Nov 1934
© 1936

 

Beach Scene

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935

Instrumental

Beautiful, Primitive Indian Girls

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

Bebe of Gay Paris

Silk Stockings [unused]

Wr. 1955
© 1983

No music survives

Begin the Beguine

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
Pub. Oct 1935
© 1935

 

Bellboys

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

Bertie and Gertie

Red, Hot and Blue [unused]

Wr. 1936
© 1966

 

Between You and Me

Broadway Melody of 1940

Per. Feb 1940
Pub. Dec 1939
© Aug 1939

 

Beware, Gypsy, Beware [see Gypsy Song]

Beware of the Sophomore

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

Beware of Yale

Yale song

Wr. 1909-13

No music or lyrics survive

Bianca

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Dec 1948
© 1948

 

Bichloride of Mercury

See America First

Per. Feb 1916

No music or lyrics survive

The Big Parade

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
© 1977

Not listed in the program; may have been dropped

Big Town

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
© 1980

 

Bingo Eli Yale

Yale song

Pub. Nov 1910
© 1910

 

Blow, Gabriel, Blow

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
Pub. Nov 1934
© 1934

 

The Blue Boy Blues

Mayfair and Montmarte

Per. Mar 1922
Pub. Mar 1922
© 1922

 

Blue Hours

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. Aug 1928
© 1928

Originally intended for Paris

Bomber Scene [see Carborundum]

Bon Voyage

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
© 1936

Originally sung in counterpoint with "There's No Cure Like Travel"

Boogie Bacarolle

You'll Never Get Rich

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Jul 1941
© 1941

Instrumental

Boulevard Break

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
© 1983

No music survives

The Boy Friend Back Home

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Dec 1929
© 1977

Replaced "Please Don't Make Me Be Good"

Breakfast Time [see Sunday Morning Breakfast Time]

Bridget McGuire

Yale song

© Jun 1910

 

Bring Me a Radio

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924

No lyrics survive

Bring Me Back My Butterfly

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Aug 1919
© 1919

 

Bring on the Girls

Nymph Errant [unused]

 

Intended song title; never written

Britanny

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924
Pub. Sep 1924
© 1924

 

Broadcast a Jazz

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924
© 1983

No music survives

Brush Up Your Shakespeare

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Feb 1949
© 1949

 

Buddie Beware

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
Pub. Nov 1934
© 1934

Dropped after the New York opening; replaced by a reprise of "I Get a Kick Out of You"

Bull Dog

Yale song

Wr. 1911
© 1971

 

But He Never Says He Loves Me [see The Physician]

But in the Morning, No

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Nov 1939
© 1939

 

Butterflies

Out O' Luck

Per. 1925
© 1983

No music survives

Buy Her a Box at the Opera

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
Pub. Mar 1916
© 1916

 

By Candlelight

You Never Know [unused]

Wr. 1938
© Jan 1938

 

By the Mississinewah

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
Pub. Jan 1943
© 1943

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Ça, C'est L'amour

Les Girls

Per. Nov 1957
Pub. Sep 1957
© Oct 1956

 

Cabinet Music

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935

Instrumental 

Cablegram

Cora

Per. Nov 1911

No music or lyrics survive

Cafe Society Still Carries On

Seven Lively Arts [unused]

Wr. 1944
© 1983

No music survives

California Scene Dance

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946

Instrumental

Can-Can

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Mar 1953
© Sep 1952

 

Carborundum

Something for the Boys [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1983

Also known as "Bomber Scene" and "Assembly-Line Song"

Carlotta

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
Pub. Jan 1944
© 1944

 

Caroline

High Society [unused]

Wr. 1955
© Oct 1955

Replaced by "Little One"

Carry On

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
© 1983

 

Casanova
[aka Cazanova]

Nymph Errant

Per. Oct 1933
© 1977

Replaced "Georgia Sand" during the London run

C'est Magnifique

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Mar 1953
© Sep 1952

 

Chaperons

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

 

Charity

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

Chelsea [see Washington Square]

Cherry Pies Ought to Be You

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
Pub. Oct 1950
© 1950

 

China Doll

Hitchy-Koo of 1919 [unused]

Wr. 1919
© 1983

Some music and lyrics survive

The Chiripah

Adios Argentina [unproduced]

Wr. 1934
© Jan 1935

 

Cincinnati

We're All Dressed Up and We Don't Know Huerto to Go

Per. Mar 1914
© 1971

 

Class of 1913 Song

Yale song

Wr. 1914

No music or lyrics survive

Cleveland

Independent song

Wr. 1915-20
© 1971

No music survives

Climb Up the Mountain

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
Pub. Nov 1950
© 1950

Originally titled "Lay Your Burden Down"

Close

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
Pub. Sep 1937
© 1937

Only the music was used in the film

Close to Me

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

Wr. 1943
© 1983

No music survives

Cocktail Time

Mayfair and Montmartre

Per. Mar 1922
Pub. Mar 1922
© 1922

 

The Cocotte

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
Pub. Sep 1933
© 1933

 

Coffee

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933/34
© 1969

 

Come Along With Me

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Apr 1953
© 1953

 

Come On In

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Jan 1940
© 1940

 

Come to Bohemia

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

Come to the Supermarket in Old Peking

Aladdin

Per. Feb 1958
Pub. Feb 1958
© 1958

 

Comrade Alonzo

Leave It To Me

Per. Oct 1938
© 1974

 

Concentration

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1971

 

Cora, the Fair Chorine

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1983

No music survives

Could It Be You?

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
Pub. Dec 1942
© 1942

 

Couldn't Be

Something to Shout About [unused]

Wr. 1942
© 1983

Also known as "I Couldn't Be More in Love"

Count Your Blessings

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
Pub. Jan 1944
© 1944

 

The Cowboy Song [see Don't Fence Me In]

Craigie 404

Harvard song

Wr. 1913/14
© 1983

 

The Crew Song [see I Want to Row on the Crew]

Curio Song

Hitchy-Koo of 1922 [unused]

Wr. 1922
© 1983

Also known as "Old King Solly"

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Dainty, Quainty Me

Seven Lively Arts [unused]

Wr. Nov 1944
© 1967

 

Damsel, Damsel [see Won't You Come Crusading With Me?]

Dance of the Crinoline Ladies

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929

Instrumental

Dance of the Ragamuffins

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929

Instrumental

Dancin' to a Jungle Drum (Let's End the
Beguine)

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
© 1966

 

Dancing

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

 

Danse Erotique

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939

Instrumental

Danse Tzigane

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939

Instrumental

Danse Victoire

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939

Instrumental

Dawn Music

See America First

Per. Feb 1916

No music or lyircs survive

Dear Doctor

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

Deauville-sur-Mer [see Neauville-sur-Mer]

Delovely [see It's De-Lovely]

Demobilization Song [see When I Had a Uniform On]

Dinner

See America First [unused]

Wr. 1916
© 1983

 

Dizzy Baby

Paris [unused]

Wr. 1928
© 1966

 

Do I Love You?

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Nov 1939
© 1939

 

Do You Want to See Paris?

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
© 1971

Revision of "Omnibus" from Les Revue des Ambassadeurs

The Dollys and Their Collies

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924

No lyrics survive

Don't Fence Me In

Adios Argentina [unproduced]

Wr. 1934
Pub. Oct 1944
© 1944

Based on a poem by Bob Fletcher

Don't Let It Get You Down

You Never Know

Wr. 1938
© 1977

Originally written for the film Break the News

Don't Look At Me That Way

Paris

Per. Feb 1928
Pub. Feb 1928
© 1928

 

Don't Tell Me Who You Are

Independent song

Wr. 1920's
© 1983

No music survives

Down in a Dungeon Deep

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

Down in the Depths

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Oct 1936
© 1936

 

Down Lovers' Lane

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

Down With Everybody But Us

Fifty Million Frenchmen
[unused]

Per. Nov 1929
© 1977

Replaced by "Why Shouldn't I Have You?"

Dream Dancing

You'll Never Get Rich

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Jul 1941
© 1941

Vocals not used in the film

Dream Song

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
© 1977

 

Dresden China Soldiers

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

Dressing Daughter for Dinner

Independent song

Wr. Mid-30's
© 1983

No music survives

Drink

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
© 1977

 

Drinking Song

Les Girls [unused]

Wr. Nov 1956
© Dec 1956

 

Du Barry Was a Lady

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
© 1983

 

Duodessimalogue

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Easy to Love

Born to Dance

Per. Nov 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

Revision of a song originally written for Anything Goes

Eli

Yale song

© 1971

No music survives

The Emigrants [see Entrance of Emigrants]

The Emperor's Song [see Wouldn't It Be Fun]

Engagement Ensemble [see The Lady I've Vowed to Wed]

Entrance of Emigrants

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
© 1983

Originally intended for Fifty Million Frenchmen under the title"The Emigrants"

Entrance of Eric

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

Copyrighted as "Eric"

Entrance of Indian Maidens

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

Entrance of Juno [see Hail, Hail, Hail]

Entrance of Lucy James

Born to Dance

Per. Nov 1936
© 1983

Written as an introduction to "Love Me, Love My Pekinese"

Entrance of Montana

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
© 1983

 

Entrance of Prince Paul

Rosalie [unused]

Wr. 1937
© Jul 1937

 

Eric [see Entrance of Eric]

Esmerelda

Hands Up

Per. Jul 1915
Pub. Aug 1915

Originally used in The Kaleidoscope with the title "As I Love You"

Ever and Ever Yours

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
Pub. Mar 1916
© 1916

 

Ev'ry Day a Holiday

Du Barry Was a Lady   

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Jan 1940
© 1940

 

Ev'ry Man is a Stupid Man

Can-Can

Per. Apr 1953
© Dec 1953

 

Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
Pub. Nov 1944
© 1944

 

Ev'rybod-ee Who's Anybod-ee              

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

Ev'rything I Love

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Oct 1941
© 1941

 

Exercise

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

Experiment

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
Pub. Sep 1933
© 1933

Revised in 1943 for the unproduced film Mississippi Belle

The Extra Man

Wake Up and Dream [unused]

Wr. 1929
© 1977

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Fair One

Cora

Per. Nov 1911

No music or lyrics survive

Far Away

Leave It to Me

Per. Oct 1938
Pub. Nov 1938
© 1938

 

Far, Far Away

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1983

 

Fare Thee Well

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

Farewell, Amanda

Adam's Rib

Pub. Sep 1949
© 1949

Uses the same music as "So Long, Samoa"

Farming

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Oct 1941
© 1941

 

Fascinating Females

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

Fate

Gay Divorce [unused]

Wr. 1932
© 1977

 

Fated to Be Mated

Silk Stockings [film]

Per. Jul 1957
Pub. May 1957
© Oct 1956

Written for the film, replacing "As On Through the Seasons We Sail"

Feathermore [see We're Off to Feathermore]

Finale, Act I (of You Never Know) [see Ha, Ha, Ha]

Finale, Act I

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

Also known as "Strolling Quite Fancy Free"

Finale, Act II

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
© 1951

 

Finale, Act II

See America First [unused]

Wr. 1916

No music or lyrics survive

Find Me a Primitive Man

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Dec 1929
© 1929

 

Fish

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. Aug 1928
© 1928

 

Five Hundred Million

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
© 1966

 

Fla De Dah

Yale song

Wr. 1909-13

No music or lyrics survive

Flower Maidens

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

Flower Song

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
Pub. Feb 1916
© 1916

Same song used in See America First as "The Language of Flowers"

The Follies Girls and Their Collies [see The Dollys and Their Collies]

A Fool There Was

Rosalie [unused]

Wr. 1936
© Jun 1936

 

A Football King

Yale Glee Club

Wr. 1912
© 1983

Rewritten as "If I Were a Football King" for The Pot of Gold

For No Rhyme or Reason

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
Pub. Mar 1938
© 1938

 

Fountain of Youth

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. Aug 1928
© 1928

 

Fox Trot

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933/34

No lyrics survive

Frahngee-Pahnee

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
Pub. Nov 1944
© 1944

 

French Colonial Exposition Scene        

Nymph Errant [unused]

Wr. 1933
© 1983

Lyrics only

Fresh as a Daisy

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
Pub. Oct 1940
© 1940

 

Friendship

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Dec 1939
© 1939

 

From Alpha to Omega

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
Pub. Mar 1938
© 1938

 

From Now On

Leave It to Me

Per. Oct 1938
Pub. Oct 1938
© 1938

 

From the U.S.A. to the U.S.S.R.[see To the U.S.A. from the U.S.S.R.]

From This Moment On

Out of This World [unused]

Wr. 1950
Pub. Sep 1950
© 1950

Later used in the film version of Kiss Me Kate

Funny Little Tracks in the Snow

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

The Garden of Eden

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953

Instrumental

Gather Ye Autographs While Ye May   

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© 1983

No music survives

Gavotte

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939

Instrumental

Gay Little Wives

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 Also known as "Six Little Wives"

Genie's Theme

Aladdin

Per. Feb 1958

Instrumental

Georgia Sand

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
© 1933

Replaced during the London run by "Cazanova"

Gershwin Specialty

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
© 1983

No music survives

Get Out of Town

Leave It to Me

Per. Oct 1938
Pub. Oct 1938
© 1938

 

Get Yourself a Girl

Let's Face It [unused]

Per. Oct 1941
© 1967

 

Gibson Girls' Entrance

Greenwich Village Follies [unused]

Wr. 1924

Instrumental

Girls

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
Pub. Mar 1944
© 1944

 

Give Him the Oo-La-La

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Jan 1940
© 1940

 

Give Me the Land

Silk Stockings [unused]

Wr. 1954
Pub. 1975
© 1966

 

Glide, Glider, Glide

Independent song

Pub. Apr 1943
© 1943

 Written for the Armed Forces

Go Into Your Dance

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
© 1977

 

God Bless the Women

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
© 1977

 

The Gold Dusters Song

Independent song

Wr. 1946
© 1983

 

Good Evening, Princesse

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
© 1977

 

Good Morning, Miss Standing

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

Good-Bye Boys

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1983

No music survives

Good-Bye, Little Dream, Good-Bye

O Mistress Mine

Per. Dec 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

Originally written for Born to Dance and dropped from Red, Hot and Blue

Good-Bye My True Love

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

The Good-Will Movement

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
Pub. Dec 1943
© 1943

 

The Great Indoors

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
Pub. Dec 1930
© 1930

 

Greek Scene

Jubilee [unused]

Wr. 1935

 

Greek To You

Greek To You [unproduced]

Wr. 1937-38
Pub. 1975
© 1966

 

Greenwich Village Ladies' Barber Shop

Greenwich Village Follies [unused]

Wr. 1924

No lyrics survive

Greetings, Gentlemen

See America First

Per. Feb 1915
© 1983

 

The Gypsy in Me

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
Pub. Nov 1934
© 1934

 

Gypsy Song

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933-34
© 1977

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Ha, Ha, Ha

You Never Know [unused]

Wr. Feb 1938
© 1977

Also known as "Finale, Act I"

Ha, Ha, They Must Sail for Siberia

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

Hail Bibinski

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
© Mar 1955

 

Hail, Hail, Hail

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
© Jan 1951

Consists of two parts: "Juno's Ride" and "Entrance of Juno"

Hail the Female Relative

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

Variant title of the Act 1 Finale

Hail to Cyril

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

Hail to Yale

Yale football song

Pub. 1911
© 1983

Music by Arthur Troostwyck

Hail, Ye Indian Maidesn

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

Hans

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. May 1928
© 1928

 

The Happy Heaven of Harlem

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Dec 1929
© 1929

 

The Harbor Deep Down in My Heart      

Hitchy-Koo of 1922 [unused]

Pub. Oct 1922
© 1922

 

Hark to the Song of the Night

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
Pub. Sep 1950
© 1950

 

Hasta Luego

Something to Shout About

Per. Feb 1943
Pub. Nov 1942
© 1942

 

He Certainly Kills the Women

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1966

 

The Heaven Hop

Paris

Per. Sep 1928
Pub. Oct 1928
© 1928

 

The Heaven of Harlem

Fifty Million Frenchmen
[unused]

Wr. 1929
© 1983

No music survives

Hello, Miss Chapel Street

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1971

 

Hello, Sadness, Bonjour Tristesse

High Society [unused]

Wr. 1956

Unfinished

Help the Poor Rich [see The Poor Rich]

Hence It Don't Make Sense

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
Pub. Dec 1944
© 1944

 

Her Heart Was in Her Work

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
© Sep 1952

 

Hera's Dance

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935

Instrumental

Here Comes the Bandwagon

The Battle of Paris

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Nov 1929
© 1929

 

Hereafter

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Per. Dec 1943
© 1967

 

Here's a Cheer for Dear Old Ciro's

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Per. Dec 1943
© 1977

 

Here's to Panama Hattie

Panama Hattie [unused]

Wr. Sep 1940
© 1983

 

He's a Right Guy

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
Pub. Dec 1942
© 1942

 

Hey, Babe, Hey

Born To Dance

Per. Nov 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

Also known as "I'm Nuts About You"

Hey, Good Lookin'

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
Pub. Dec 1942
© 1942

 

Hey, Sexy

High Society [unused]

Wr. 1956

Unfinished

High Flyin' Wings On My Shoes

Les Girls [unused]

Wr. Oct 1956
Pub. 1975
© Jan 1957

 

High Society Calypso

High Society

Per. Aug 1956
Pub. Dec 1956
© Dec 1955

 

Hip, Hip Hooray for Andy Jackson

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

Wr. 1943
© 1969

 

Hitchy's Garden of Roses

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Aug 1919
© 1919

Published as "In Hitchy's Garden"

Hold-Up Ensemble

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

Hot-House Rose

Independent song

Pub. Nov 1927
© 1927

Written for, but never sung by, Fany Brice

How Could I?

High Society [unused]

Wr. 1956
© 1983

Unfinished

How Could We Be Wrong?

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
Pub. Sep 1933
© 1933

 

How Do They Do It?

Independent song

Wr. 1930/s
© 1983

No music survives

How Do You Spell Ambassador

Leave It to Me

Per. Oct 1938
© 1974

 

How's Your Romance?

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
Pub. Dec 1932
© 1932

 

A Humble Hollywood Executive

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1967

 

Hush, Hush, Hush

Out of This World [unused]

Per. Nov 1950
© Aug 1949

 

Hymn to Hymen

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
© 1977

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

I Adore You

Aladdin

Per. Feb 1958
Pub. Jan 1958
© Nov 1957

 

I Always Knew

Something to Shout About

Per. Feb 1943
Pub. Nov 1942
© 1942

 

I Am Ashamed That Women Are So Simple

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Dec 1948
© 1948

 

I Am Gaston

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
© 1977

 

I Am in Love

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Mar 1953
© Sep 1952

 

I Am Loved

Out of This World

Per. Dec 1950
Pub. Sep 1950
© 1949

 

I Can Do Without Tea in My Teapot

Something to Shout About

Per. Feb 1943
© 1977

 

I Concentrate on You

Broadway Melody of 1940

Per. Feb 1940
Pub. Dec 1939
© 1939

 

I Could Kick Myself

Les Girls [unused]

Wr. 1957
© 1966

 

I Couldn't Be More in Love [see Couldn't Be]

I Do

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
© Sep 1952

 

I Dream of a Girl in a Shawl

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. Apr 1929
© 1929

 

I Gaze in Your Eyes

Independent song

Wr. 1940's
© 1983

No music survives

I Get a Kick Out of You

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
Pub. Nov 1934
© 1934

 

I Got Beauty

Out of This World

Per. Dec 1950
© Jan 1951

 

I Happen to Be in Love

Broadway Melody of 1940
[unused]

Pub. Dec 1939
© 1939

 

I Happen to Like New York

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
Pub. Mar 1931
© 1931

 

I Hate Men

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Dec 1948
© 1948

 

I Hate You, Darling

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Oct 1941
© 1941

 

I Introduced

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Aug 1919
© 1919

Also known as "I Presented"

I Jupiter, I Rex

Out of This World

Per. Dec 1950
© Aug 1949

 

I Know It's Not Meant for Me

Rosalie [unused]

Wr. 1937
Pub. 1975
© Jun 1937

 

I Like Pretty Things

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

Wr. 1943
Pub. 1975
© 1969

 

I Like the Ladies

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
© 1983

No music survives

I Look at You [see You're Too Far Away]

I Love Only You

Gay Divorce
[London production]

Per. Nov 1933
© 1983

 

I Love Paris

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Mar 1953
© Sep 1952

 

I Love You

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
Pub. Dec 1943
© 1943

Originally titled "It All Belongs to You and Me"

I Love You, Samantha

High Society

Per. Aug 1956
Pub. May 1956
© Dec 1955

 

I Love You So

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

I Loved Him But He Didn't
Love Me

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. Mar 1929
© 1929

 

I Never Realized

Buddies

Per. Oct 1919
Pub. Feb 1921
© 1921

 

I Presented [see I Introduced]

I Shall Positively Pay You Next Monday

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
© Oct 1952

 

I Sing of Love

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Feb 1949
© 1949

 

I Sleep Easier Now

Out of This World

Per. Dec 1950
© Jan 1951

 

I Still Love the Red, White and Blue

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
© 1977

 

I Want to Be a Prom Girl

Yale Glee Club

Wr. 1910
© 1983

No music survives

I Want to Be a Yale Boy

Yale Glee Club

Wr. 1910
© 1983

No music survives

I Want to Be Married (To a Delta Kappa Epsilon Man)

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

I Want to Be Raided By You

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. Apr 1929
© 1929

 

I Want to Go Home

Leave It to Me

Per. Oct 1938
Pub. Dec 1938
© 1938

 

I Want to Row on the Crew

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1971

 

I Want Twins

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924

No lyrics survive

I Wonder Where My Girl is
Now

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1983

 

I Worship You

Fifty Million Frenchmen
[unused]

Pub. Nov 1929
© 1929

 

I Wrote a Play

Seven Lively Arts
[unused]

Wr. Sep 1944
© 1967

 

I'll Black His Eyes

You Never Know [unused]

Per. Mar 1938
© 1967

 

I'm a Gigolo

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. May 1929
© 1929

 

I'm Afraid I Love You

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1966

 

I'm Afraid, Sweetheart, I Love You

Kiss Me Kate [unused]

Wr. 1948
Pub. 1975
© 1967

 

I'm an Anesthetic Dancer

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919

No music or lyrics survive

I'm Back in Circulation

You Never Know [unused]

Wr. Mar 1938
© 1967

 

I'm Dining With Elsa

Independent Song


Wr. 1920's
© 1983

No music survives

I'm Getting Myself Ready For You

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
Pub. Nov 1930
© 1930

 

I'm Going in For Love

You Never Know [unused]

Wr. Mar 1938
Pub. 1975
© 1967

 

I'm Haunted By You

The New Yorkers [unused]

Wr. 1930

No lyrics survive

I'm in Love

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Dec 1929
© 1929

 

I'm in Love Again

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924
Pub. Jun 1925
© 1925

 

I'm in Love With a Soldier Boy

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
Pub. Jan 1943
© 1943

 

I'm Not Myself At All

Mississippi Belle
[unproduced]

Wr. 1943
© 1969

 

I'm Nuts About You [see Hey, Baby, Hey]

I'm So Glahd to Meet You

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. Oct 1943
© 1983

 

I'm So in Love With You

Broadway Melody of 1940 [unused]

Wr. 1939
© Sep 1939

Alternate lyrics to the same music as "I've Got My Eyes on You"

I'm Taking the Steps to Russia

Leave It to Me

Per. Oct 1938
Pub. Nov 1938
© 1938

 

I'm the Queen Thamar

Silk Stockings [unused]

Wr. 1954

Unfinished; no music survives

I'm the Villain

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1971

 

I'm Throwing a Ball Tonight

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
Pub. 1975
© 1966

 

I'm Unlucky at Gambling

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Dec 1929
© 1929

 

I'm Yours

You Never Know [unused]

Per. Mar 1938
© 1977

Two versions of lyrics exist

I've a Shooting-Box in Scotland

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
Pub. Feb 1916
© 1916

Revised for See America First

I've a Strange New Rhythm in My Heart

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
Pub. Sep1937
© 1937

 

I've Come to Wive It Wealthily in Padua

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Feb 1949
© 1949

 

I've Got a Crush on You

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
© 1929

 

I've Got an Awful Lot to Learn

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
Pub. Mar 1916
© 1916

 

I've Got My Eyes on You

Broadway Melody of 1940

Per. Feb 1940
Pub. Dec 1939
© Aug 1939

 

I've Got Quelque-chose [see Quelque-chose]

I've Got Some Unfinished Business With You

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
© 1977

 

I've Got Somebody Waiting

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Dec 1919
© 1919

 

I've Got to Be Psychoanalyzed by You

The New Yorkers [unused]

Wr. 1930

No lyrics survive

I've Got You on My Mind

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
Pub. Nov 1932
© 1932

 

I've Got You Under My Skin

Born To Dance

Per. Nov 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

 

I've Still Got My Health

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
Pub. Oct 1940
© 1940

 

Idyll

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
 © 1983

No music survives

If Ever Married I'm

Kiss Me Kate [unused]

Wr. 1948
© 1966

 

If Ever We Get Out of Jail

Silk Stockings [unused]

Wr. 1953
© 1966

Revised as "As on Through the Seasons We Sail"

If I Hadn't a Husband

Seven Lively Arts [unused]

Wr. Aug 1944
© 1983

Same music as "Should I Tell You I Love You"

If I Were Only a Football Man

The Pot of Gold [unused]

Wr. 1912
© 1983

Revised as "A Football King"

If in Spite of Our Attempts

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

If Only You Could Love Me

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952

No lyrics survive

If You Could Love Me

Adios Argentina
[unproduced]

Wr. 1934/35
© 1983

 

If You Loved Me Truly

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Apr 1953
© 1953

 

If You Smile at Me

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946
Pub. Apr 1946
© 1946

 

If You Take One Pill [see Operatic Pills]

Ilsa's Song

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933/34

No music or lyrics survive

In a Moorish Garden

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. Aug 1928
© 1928

 

In Case You Don't Know

Gay Divorce [unused]

Wr. 1932

No lyrics survive

In Chelsea Somewhere

The Eclipse

Per. Nov 1919
Pub. Mar 1920
© 1920

Original title: "Washington Square"

In Hitchy's Bouquet

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
© 1983

 

In Hitchy's Garden [see Hitchy's Garden of Roses]

In the Big Money

Du Barry Was a Lady
[unused]

Wr. 1939
© 1967

 

In the Green Hills of County Mayo

Mississippi Belle
[unproduced]

Wr. 1943
© 1969

 

In the Land Where My Heart Was Born

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

In the Still of the Night

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
Pub. Sep 1937
© 1937

 

Indian Girls Chant

See America First

Per. Feb 1916

This may be the same as "Entrance of Indian Maidens"

Indian Maidens Chorus

See America First

Per. Feb 1916

This may be the same as "If In Spite of Our Attempts"

Information, Please

Leave It to Me [unused]

Wr. 1938
© 1967

 

Innocent, Innocent Maids

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

Is It Joy?

Les Girls [unused]

Wr. 1956

Unfinished; no lyrics survive

Is It the Girl? (Or Is It the Gown?)

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
Pub. Nov 1944
© 1944

 

It Ain't Etiquette

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
© 1965

 

It All Belongs to You

Break the News

Per. 1938
Pub. May 1938
© 1938

 

It All Belongs to You and Me [see I Love You]

It All Seems So Long Ago

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933/34
© 1977

 

It Isn't Done

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
© 1977

 

It Might Have Been

Something to Shout About
[unused]

Wr. Apr 1942
Pub. Dec 1942
© 1942

 

It Must Be Fun to Be You

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Per. Dec 1943
Pub. Dec 1943
© 1943

 

It Never Entered My Head

Greek to You [unproduced]

Wr. 1937/38
© 1976

No music survives

It Only Happens in Dreams

The New Yorkers [unused]

Wr. 1930
© 1983

 

It Pays to Advertise

Yale Glee Club

Wr. 1912
© 1983

 

It Puzzles Me So

Independent song

Wr. 1917/18
© 1971

 

It Was Great Fun the First Time

Kiss Me Kate [unused]

Wr. 1948
© 1966

 

It Was Written in the Stars

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Nov 1939
© 1939

 

It's a Big Night

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1967

 

It's a Chemical Reaction, That's All

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
Pub. Dec 1954
© 1954

 

It's a Great Life

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
© 1978

 

It's All Over But the Shouting

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
© Jun 1937

 

It's All Right With Me

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Mar 1953
© 1953

 

It's Awfully Hard When Mother's Not Along

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

It's Bad For Me

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
Pub. Sep 1933
© 1933

 

It's De-Lovely

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

 

It's Just Like the Good Old Days

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1967

 

It's Just Yours

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. Sep 1943
Pub. 1975
© 1966

 

It's No Laughing Matter

You Never Know [unused]

Wr. 1938
© 1966

 

It's Probably Just as Well

Star Dust [unproduced]

Wr. 1931
© 1983

No music survives

It's the Punches [see The American Punch]

Italian Street Singers

Independent song

Wr. 1926
© 1983

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Java

Independent song

Wr. 1930's
© 1983

No music survives

Je Vous Comprends

See America First [unused]

Wr. 1914-16?
© 1983

May have been written for Paranoia       

Jerry, My Soldier Boy

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Jan 1942
© 1942

 

Join It Right Away

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
© 1983

 

Josephine

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
Pub. Feb 1955
© 1955

 

Jubilee Presentation

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935

Instrumental

The Judgment of Paris

Jubilee

A four-part "masque"; includes "The Entrance of Paris", "Hera's Dance", "Pallas Athene", and "Aphrodite's Dance" (the only part with lyrics)

Jungle Rose

Hitchy-Koo of 1922 [unused]      

Wr. 1922
© 1983

 

Juno's Ride [see Hail, Hail, Hail]

Just Another Page in Your Diary        

Leave It To Me [unused]

Wr. 1938
Per. 1941
© 1966

 

Just One of Those Things

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
Pub. Nov 1930
© 1930

Not the same song as the more famous one (below)

Just One of Those Things

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
Pub. Oct 1935
© 1935

 

Just One Step Ahead of Love

You Never Know [unused]

Per. Mar 1938
© 1978

Also known as "One Step Ahead of Love'

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Kate the Great

Anything Goes [unused]

Wr. 1934
© 1972

 

Kathleen

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

Wr. 1943
© 1969

 

Katie of the Y.M.C.A.

Independent song

Wr. 1917/18
© 1971

 

Katie Went to Haiti

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Nov 1939
© 1939

 

Keep Moving

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
© 1983

No music survives

Keep Your Chin Up

Silk Stockings [unused]

Wr. 1954

Unfinished; no music survives                         

Kiss Me Kate

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Jan 1949
© 1949

 

The Kling-Kling Bird on the Divi-Divi Tree

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
Pub. Oct 1935
© 1935

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Ladies in Waiting

Les Girls

Per. Nov 1957
© Oct 1956

 

Lady Fair, Lady Fair

See America First [unused]

Wr. 1916
© 1971

 

The Lady I Love

Wake Up and Dream
[unused]

Wr. 1929

No lyrics survive

The Lady I've Vowed to Wed

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

Rewrte of "Prithee, Come Crusading with Me" from Paranoia; also known as "Damsel, Damsel"

A Lady Needs a Rest

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
© 1966

 

The Language of Flowers

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
Pub. Feb 1916
© 1916

Originally in Paranoia as "Flower Song"

L'Apres-Midi d'un Boeuf

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939

Instrumental

Laundry Scene

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
© 1983

 

The Law

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
© Sep 1952

Two versions exist

Lay Your Burden Down [see Climb Up the Mountain]

The Laziest Gal in Town

Independent song

Pub. Jun 1927
© 1927

 

Le Reve d'Absinthe

Cora

Per. Nov 1911

No lyrics survive

Lead Me On

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933-34

No lyrics survive

The Leader of a Big-Time Band

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
Pub. Jan 1943
© 1943

 

Leaders of Society

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

 

Les Girls

Les Girls

Per. Nov 1957
Pub. Sep 1957
© Oct 1956

 

Let Doctor Schmett Vet Your Pet

Something to Shout About [unused]

Wr. 1942
© 1983

No music survives

Let's Be Buddies

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
Pub. Oct 1940
© 1940

 

Let's Do It, Let's Fall in Love

Paris

Per. Feb 1928
Pub. Oct 1928
© 1928

 

Let's End the Beguine [see Dancin' to a Jungle Drum]

Let's Face It

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
© 1977

 

Let's Fly Away

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
Pub. Nov 1930
© 1930

 

Let's Make It a Night

Silk Stockings [unused]

Wr. Nov 1953
© 1966

 

Let's Misbehave

Paris [unused]

Pub. Jun 1927
© 1927

 

Let's Not Talk About Love

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Dec 1941
© 1941

 

Let's Step Out

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Apr 1930
© 1930

 

Let's Turn on the Love Interest

Fifty Million Frenchmen
[unused]

Wr. 1929

No lyrics survive

Let's Vocalize

High Society [unused]

© Oct 1955

 

The Life of a Sailor

Greenwich Village Follies
[unused]

Wr. 1924

No music or lyrics survive

Lima

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
Pub. Mar 1916
© 1916

 

Little One

High Society

Per. Aug 1956
Pub. May 1956
© Oct 1955

 

A Little Rumba Numba

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Oct 1941
© 1941

 

A Little Skipper from Heaven Above      

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Oct 1936
© 1936

 

Live and Let Live

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Apr 1953
© Sep 1952

 

Llewellyn

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

Loading Song

Mississippi Belle
[unproduced]

Wr. 1943
© 1969

 

Lock Up Your Chickens

Out of This World [unused]

Wr. 1950

Partial lyrics and no music survives

Loie and Chlodo

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

Lonely Star

Red, Hot and Blue
[unused]

Wr. 1936
© 1983

No music survives

Longing for Dear Old Broadway

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
Pub. 1975
© 1971

 

Look Around

A Night Out

Per. Sep 1920

Lyrics by Clifford Grey

Look What I Found

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946
Pub. Apr 1946
© 1946

 

Looking at You

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. Mar 1929
© 1929

 

The Lost Liberty Blues

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. Aug 1928
© 1928

 

Lotus Bloom

Something to Shout About

Per. Feb 1943
Pub. Nov 1942
© 1942

Two versions exist

Louisa [see My Louisa]

Love Came and Crowned Me

See America First
[unused]

Wr. 1916
© 1983

Revision of "Idyll" from Paranoia

Love 'Em and Leave 'Em

Independent song

Wr. 1920's
© 1978

 

Love for Sale

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
Pub. Nov 1930
© 1930

 

Love Letter Words

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
Pub. Oct 1922
© 1922

 

Love Me, Love My Pekinese

Born to Dance

Per. Nov 1936
Pub. Oct 1936
© 1936

 

Love of My Life

The Pirate

Per. Jun 1948
Pub. Mar 1948
© Nov 1946

 

The Lovely Heroine

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Ma Petite Ninette

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1983

Also known as "Ninette"

Mack the Black

The Pirate

Per. Jun 1948
Pub. Mar 1948
© Jul 1946

 

Mademazelle

Out O' Luck

Per. 1925
© 1983

No music survives

Maid of Santiago

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

Maiden Fair

Out of This World

Per. Dec 1950
© 1983

 

Maidens Typical of France

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Dec 1954
© 1953

 

Make a Date With a Great Psychologist

Let's Face It [unused]

Wr. 1941
© 1967

 

Make Every Day a Holiday

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924
Pub. Sep 1924
© 1924

 

Make It Another Old-Fashioned, Please

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
Pub. Oct 1940
© 1940

 

Make Way for the Emperor

Aladdin

Per. Feb 1958
Pub. Feb 1958
© 1958

 

Mamie Magdalin

Mississippi Belle
[unproduced]

Wr. 1943
© 1969

 

A Man Must His Honor Defend

Can-Can [unused]

Per. Mar 1953
© 1978

 

Manuela

The Pirate [unused]

Wr. 1946
Pub. 1975
© Aug 1946

 

Maria

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
Pub. Apr 1938
© 1938

 

Martinique

The Pirate [unused]

Wr. 1946
© 1983

No music survives

Maryland Scene

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
© 1983

No music survives

Maybe Yes, Maybe No

Independent song

Wr. 1930's
© 1983

No music survives

Me and Marie

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
Pub. Sep 1935
© 1935

 

Mee-rah-lah

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946
© 1983

 

Meet Me Beside the River

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

Melos, That Lovely Smiling Isle

Greek to You
[unproduced]

Wr. 1937/38
© 1983

 

A Member of the Yale Elizabethan Club

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1971

 

Mercy Percy

Yale song

Wr. 1909-13

No music or lyrics survive

Mesdames et Messieurs

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
© 1983

 

Midsummer Night

Out of This World
[unused]

Wr. 1950
© 1967

 

Military Maids

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. May 1928
© 1928

 

Milk, Milk, Milk

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
© 1977

 

Mind If I Make Love to You

High Society

Per. Aug 1956
Pub. May 1956
© Oct 1955

 

Mirror, Mirror

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

Miss Otis Regrets

Independent song

Pub. Apr 1934
© 1934

 

Mississippi Belle

Mississippi Belle
[unproduced]

Wr. 1943
Pub. 1975
© 1969

 

Missus Aouda

Around the World in Eighty Days [unused]

Per. Apr 1946
© 1967

 

Mister and Missus Fitch

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
Pub. Feb 1954
© 1954

 

Mona and Her Kiddies

The New Yorkers [unused]

Wr. 1930

No music or lyrics survive

Montmart'

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Apr 1953
© Sep 1952

 

Moon Man

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

Moon, Moon

Yale song

Wr. 1909-13
© 1983

No music survives

Mory's

Yale song

Wr. 1909-13
© 1983

No music survives

Most Gentlemen Don't Like Love

Leave It To Me

Per. Oct 1938
Pub. Oct 1938
© 1938

 

Mother Phi

Cora

Per. Nov 1911

No music or lyrics survive

The Motor Car

Yale song

Wr. 1909-10
© 1971

 

Mr. and Mrs. Fitch [see Mister and Missus Fitch]

Mr. and Mrs. Smith

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

Music With Meals

Yale song

Wr. 1909-13

No music or lyrics survive

My Broth of a Boy

Mississippi Belle
[unproduced]

Wr. 1943
© 1969

 

My Caravan [see When My Caravan Comes Home]

My Cozy Little Corner in the Ritz

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Aug 1919
© 1919

 

My Darling Never is Late

Les Girls [unused]

Wr. 1956
© 1983

No music survives

My Georgia Gal

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

My Harlem Wench

Fifty Million Frenchmen
[unused]

Wr. 1929
© 1978

 

My Heart Belongs to Daddy

Leave It To Me

Per. Oct 1938
Pub. Nov 1938
© 1938

 

My Home Town Girl

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1983

No music survives

My Houseboat on the Thames

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

My Little Piece o' Pie

Les Girls [unused]

Wr. 1956
© 1983

 

My Long Ago Girl

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924
Pub. Sep 1924
© 1924

 

My Louisa

Wake Up and Dream
[unused]

Wr. 1929
© 1977

Also considered for, but not used in, The New Yorkers and Nymph Errant

My Loulou

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

My Most Intimate Friend

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

My Mother Would Love You

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
Pub. Oct 1940
© 1940

 

My Salvation Army Queen

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

My Spanish Shawl

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
© 1983

Revised as part of "I Dream of a Girl in a Shawl" in Wake Up and Dream

Mysteriously

Star Dust [unproduced]

Wr. 1931
© 1972

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Naomi of Hartenstein's Restaurant [see Antoinette Birby]

Naughty, Naughty

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

Neauville-sur-Mer

Nymph Errant

Per. Oct 1933
© 1933

Originally titled "Deauville-sur-Mer"

Never Give Anything Away

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
Pub. Mar 1953
© Sep 1952

 

Never Give in to Love

Gay Divorce [unused]

Wr. 1932

No lyrics survive

Never, Never Be an Artist

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953
© Dec 1953

 

Never Say No

Gay Divorce
[London production]

Per. Nov 1933

No lyrics survive

Night and Day

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
Pub. Nov 1932
© 1932

 

Night Club Opening

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1923
© 1983

 

The Night of the Ball

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933/34
© 1971

 

Nina

The Pirate

Per. Jun 1948
Pub. Mar 1948
© Aug 1946

 

Ninette

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1983

 

No Lover

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
Pub. Sep 1950
© Aug 1949

Originally titled "No Lover for Me"

No Show This Evening

Yale song

Wr. 1909-13

No music or lyrics survive

No Wonder Taxes are High      

Aladdin

Per. Feb 1958
Pub. Feb 1958
© 1958

 

Nobody's Chasing Me

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
Pub. Oct 1950
© Aug 1949

 

Nothing to Do But Work

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
© 1967

 

Now You Has Jazz

High Society

Per. Aug 1956
Pub. Jun 1956
© Nov 1955

 

Nudity, Sweet Nudity [see Sweet Nudity]

Nymph Errant

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
Pub. Oct 1933
© 1933

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Octet

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1977

 

Oh, Bright Fair Dream

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
Pub. Mar 1916

 

Oh, Honey

Independent song

Wr. 1920's
© 1983

No music survives

Oh, How I Could Go for You

Something for the Boys [unused]

Wr. 1942
© 1983

 

Oh, It Must Be Fun

Out of This World [unused]

Wr. 1950
Pub. 1975
© 1966

 

Oh, Mary

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
© 1983

 

Oh So Soon

Hitchy-Koo of 1919 [unused]

Wr. 1919
© 1983

 

Oh, What a Lovely Princess

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

Oh, What a Pretty Pair of Lovers

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1971

No music survives

Oka Saka Circus

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946

Instrumental

An Old-Fashioned Boy

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. May 1928
© 1928

 

Old-Fashioned Garden

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Aug 1919
© 1919

 

An Old-Fashioned Girl

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. May 1928
© 1928

 

The Old-Fashioned Waltz

Hitchy-Koo of 1922 [unused]

Wr. 1922
© 1977

Only partial music and lyrics survive

Old King Solly

Hitchy-Koo of 1922 [unused]

Wr. 1922
© 1983

 

The Old Rat Mort

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1983

 

Olga (Come Back to the Volga)            

Mayfair and Montmartre

Per. Mar 1922
Pub. Mar 1922
© 1922

 

Omnibus

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
© 1971

Revised as "Do You Want to See Paris" in Fifty Million Frenchmen

On My Yacht

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

On the 90th Floor [see Down in the Depths]

Once Upon a Time

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933/34
© 1971

 

Once We've Wed [see When We've Wed]

One Hundred Years from Today [see You Said It]

One Step Ahead of Love [see Just One Step Ahead of Love]

Only Another Boy and Girl

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
Pub. Nov 1944
© 1944

 

Opening, Act I

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924

No lyrics survive

Opening, Romanza Sequence

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
© Jul 1937

 

Opera Star

Out O' Luck

Per. 1925
© 1971

No music survives

Operatic Pills

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
© 1977

Originally titled "If You Take One Pill"

Opportunity Knocks But Once

Aladdin

Per. Feb 1958
Pub. Jan 1958
© Nov 1957

 

Our Crown

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

Also known as "National Anthem"

Our Hotel

A Night Out

Per. Sep 1920

Lyrics by Clifford Grey

Ours

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Oct 1936
© 1936

 

The Ozarks are Callin' Me Home

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Dec 1936
© 1936

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Pagliacci

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
© 1983

No music or lyrics survive

Pallas Athene

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935

Instrumental; part of "The Judgment of Paris" sequence

Paranoia

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

Paree, What Did You Do to Me?

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Nov 1929
© 1929

 

Paris Loves Lovers

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
Pub. Nov 1954
© 1954

 

Per Favore

Les Girls [unused]

Wr. 1956

Incomplete; no lyrics

Perennial Debutantes

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Nov 1936
© 1936

 

Perfectly Terrible

Yale song

Wr. 1909-13

No music or lyrics survive

The Perfume of Love

Silk Stockings [unused]

Wr. 1953/54
© 1966

Replaced by "Satin and Silk"

Peter Piper

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
© Aug 1919

Intended to be sung in counter- point with "The Sea is Calling"

Pets

Let's Face It [unused]

Wr. 1941
© 1967

 

The Physician

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
Pub. Sep 1933
© 1933

Slight revision of "But He Never Says He Loves Me" written for The New Yorkers

Pick Me Up and Lay Me Down

Star Dust [unproduced]

Wr. 1931
Pub. 1975
© 1966

 

A Picture of Me Without You

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
Pub. Sep 1935
© 1935

 

Pilot Me

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. Aug 1928
© 1928

 

Pipe Dreaming

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946
Pub. Apr 1946
© 1946

 

Pitter Patter

Hitchy-Koo of 1922 [unused]

Wr. 1922
© 1977

 

Pity Me Please

See America First [unused]

Per. Feb 1966
Pub. Feb 1916
© 1916

 

Play Me a Tune

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
© 1983

No music survives

Please Don't Make Me Be Good

Fifty Million Frenchmen [unused]

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Nov 1929
© 1929

 

Please Don't Monkey With Broadway

Broadway Melody of 1940

Per. Feb 1940
Pub. Jan 1940
© Sep 1939

 

Please Help the Poor Rich [see The Poor Rich]

Plumbing

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
© 1977

 

Poker

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1971

No music survives

The Poor Rich

The New Yorkers [unused]

Per. Nov 1930
© 1983

 

Poor Young Millionaire

Independent song

Wr. 192?
© 1971

No music survives

The Prep School Widow

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

Pretty Little Missus Bell

Seven Lively Arts [unused]

Per. Nov 1944
© 1966

 

Prithee Come Crusading with Me

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
Pub. Feb 1916
© 1916

Revision of "Won't You Come Crusading With Me?" in Paranoia; also known as "Damsel, Damsel"

Prologue

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
© 1983

 

Public Enemy Number One

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
© 1936

 

Put a Sack Over Their Heads (and They're All Sisters)

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1966

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Quadrille

Can-Can

Per. Mar 1953

Instrumental

The Queen of Terre Haute                   

Fifty Million Frenchmen
[unused]

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Nov 1929
© 1929

 

Queen of the Yale Dramat

Cora

Per. Nov 1911

No music or lyrics survive

Queens of Terpsichore

And the Villain Still Pursued
Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

Quelque-chose

Paris [unused]

Per. Feb 1928
Pub. Feb 1928
© 1927

Also known as "I've Got Quelque-chose"; originally written for Greenwich Village Follies

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

The Ragtime of Pipes of Pan                

Phi-Phi

Per. Aug 1922
Pub. Sep 1922
© 1922

Slightly revised as "Syncopated Pipes of Pan" in Greenwich Village Follies

Rap Tap on Wood

Born To Dance

Wr. Mar 1936
Per. Nov 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

 

Recall Goodhue

Leave It To Me [unused]

Per. Oct 1938
© 1978

 

Recitative

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

Published as "Good Morning, Miss Standing"

The Red Blues

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
© Mar 1955

  

Red, Hot and Blue

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Oct 1936
© 1936

  

Revelation Ensemble

See America First [unused]    

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

  

Revenge

Let's Face It [unused]

Wr. 1941
© 1967

  

Rick-Chick-a-Chick

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

No music survives

Riddle Diddle Me This

Something for the Boys
[unused]

Per. Dec 1942
© 1967

 

Ridin' High

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

 

Ritz Roll and Rock

Silk Stockings [film]

Per. Jul 1957
Pub. May 1957
© 1957

 

River God

The Sun Never Sets

Per. Jun 1938
Pub. Jun 1938
© 1938

 

Rolling Home

Born To Dance

Wr. Mar 1936
Per. Nov 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

 

Rolling, Rolling

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1983

No music survives

Rosalie

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
Pub. Sep 1937
© 1937

Several versions exist

Rosebud

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1983

No music survives

Rub Your Lamp

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Oct 1941
© 1941

 

Ruins

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
© 1971

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Sailor's Chantey [see There'll Always Be a Lady Fair]

Sailors of the Sky

Independent song

Pub. Jan 1943
© 1943

Written for the Navy; unused

Salt Air

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
© 1933

 

Samoa, Samoa [see So Long, Samoa]

Satin and Silk

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
Pub. Dec 1954
© 1954

 

Saturday Night

Cora

Per. Nov 1911
© 1971

No music survives

Say It With Gin

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
© 1983

 

The Scampi

Independent song

Wr. 192?
© 1971

Music later used in "The Tale of the Oyster"

Scandal

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

School, School, Heaven-Blessed School

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

Wr. 1943/44
© 1969

 

Scotch Twins

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922

Part of "Twin Sisters"; no lyrics survive

Sea Chantey

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946
© 1983

 

The Sea is Calling

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Aug 1919
© 1919

Sung in couterpoint with "Peter Piper"

See America First

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
Pub. Mar 1916
© 1916

Two versions exist

See That You're Born in Texas

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
Pub. Jan 1943
© 1943

 

Serenade

See America First

Per. Feb 1916

No music or lyrics survive

Sex Appeal

Independent song

Wr. 192?
© 1983

No music survives

She Was a Fair Young Mermaid

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1974

 

Shootin' the Works for Uncle Sam

You'll Never Get Rich

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Jul 1941
© 1941

 

Should I Tell You I Love You

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946
Pub. Apr 1946
© 1946

 

Si Vous Aimez Les Poitrines

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
© 1972

 

Siberia

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
Pub. Dec 1954
© 1954

 

The Sidecar

Adios Argentina [unproduced]

Wr. 1934/35
© Jan 1935

 

A Sight-Seeing Tour

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1967

 

Silk Stockings

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
Pub. Nov 1954
© 1954

 

Silver Moon

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

Since Dolly's Come to Town

Independent song

Wr. 1909-13
© 1983

 

Since I Kissed My Baby Goodbye

You'll Never Get Rich

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Jul 1941
© 1941

 

Since Little Baby Brother Became a Movie Star

Hitchy-Koo of 1919 [unused]

Wr. 1919
© 1983

 

Since Ma Got the Craze Espagnole

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
© 1971

 

Since We've Met

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

Sing Jubilee

Jubilee [unused]

Wr. 1935
© Sep 1935

Replaced by "Jubilee Presentation"

Sing Sing for Sing Sing

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
© 1983

 

Sing to Me, Guitar

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
Pub. Feb 1944
© 1944

 

Singing in the Saddle

Adios Argentina [unproduced]

Wr. 1934/35
© 1977

 

Six Little Wives [see Gay Little Wives]

Slave Auction

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946
© 1983

No music survives

Slow Sinks the Sun

Paranoia

Pub. Feb 1916
© 1916

Also considered, but not used in See America First

Snagtooth Gertie

Around the World in Eighty Days [unused]

Wr. 1946
© 1967

 

The Snake in the Grass

Fifty Million Frenchmen [unused]

Wr. 1929

Instrumental ballet

So In Love

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Nov 1948
© 1948

 

So Let Us Hail

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

So Long

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

Wr. Apr 1944
© 1969

Revision of "So Long, San Antonio"

So Long, Samoa

Independent song

Wr. Feb 1940
© 1971

Music later used in "Farewell, Amanda"

So Long, San Antonio

Something for the Boys [unused]

Per. Dec 1942
© 1969

Music used in "So Long"

So Near and Yet So Far

You'll Never Get Rich

Pub. Jul 1941
Per. Oct 1941
© 1941

 

So What?

High Society [unused]

Wr. 1955/56
© 1977

Also known as "Why Not?"

The Social Coach of All the Fashionable Future Debutantes

See America First [unused]

Wr. 1915/16
© 1983

 

Solomon

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
Pub. Sep 1933
© 1933

 

Somebody's Going to Throw a Big Party

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
© 1983

 

Something for the Boys

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
Pub. Dec 1942
© 1942

 

Something to Shout About

Something to Shout About

Per. Feb 1943
Pub. Nov 1942
© 1942

 

Something's Got to Be Done

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
Pub. Feb 1916
© 1916

 

Soon [see Oh So Soon]

South Sea Isles

Hitchy-Koo of 1922 [unused]

Wr. 1922

Part of the "Twin Sisters" sequence

The Sponge

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
© 1922

 

Spring Love is in the Air

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
© May 1937

 

A Step Montage

High Society

Per. Aug 1956

 

Step We Grandly

See America First [unused]

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

Stepping Out [see Let's Step Out]

Stereophonic Sound

Silk Stockings

Per. Jan 1955
Pub. Apr 1955
© 1955

 

A Stroll on the Plaza Sant'Ana

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
© 1977

 

Strolling

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

 

Strolling Quite Fancy Free [see Finale, Act I of See America First]

Submarine

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

Success

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933/34

No music or lyrics survive

Suez Dance

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946

Instrumental

Sunday Morning, Breakfast Time

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

Also known as "Breakfast Time"

Suttee Procession

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946

Instrumental

Sweet Alice Kirby [see Antoinette Birby]

Sweet Nudity

Nymph Errant [unused]

Wr. 1933
© 1979

Also known as "Nudity, Sweet Nudity"

Sweet Simplicity

See America First [unused]

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

Swing That Swing

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
Per. Nov 1936
© Sep 1935

 

Swingin' the Jinx Away

Born To Dance

Per. Nov 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

 

Syncopated Pipes of Pan

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Aug 1922
Pub. Sep 1922
© 1922

Same song as "Ragtime Pipes of Pan" sung in Phi-Phi, 1922

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

A Table for Two

Independent song

Wr. 1919?
© 1983

No music survives 

Take It Easy

Something to Shout About [unused]

Wr. 1942
© 1983

Unfinished

Take Me Back to Manhattan

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
Pub. Dec 1930
© 1930

 

Taking the Steps to Russia [see I'm Taking the Steps to Russia]

The Tale of the Oyster

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. 1975
© 1966

An earlier version was titled "The Scampi"

The Talk You Hear at the Prom

Yale song

Wr. 1913-14

No music or lyrics survive

Technique

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933-34

No lyrics survive

Tequila

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Per. Dec 1943
© 1967

 

Texas Will Make You a Man

Something for the Boys
[unused]

Wr. Sep 1942
© 1983

No music survives

Thank You

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933-34

This may be
"Thank You So Much, Mrs.
Lowsborough-
Goodby"

Thank You

Leave It To Me

Per. Oct 1938
© 1983

May have been dropped before the New York opening

Thank You So Much, Mrs.
Lowsborough-Goodby

Independent song

Pub. Apr 1934
© 1934

 

That Black and White Baby of Mine

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Aug 1919
© 1919

May have been dropped before the New York opening

That Little Old Bar at the Ritz

Independent song

Wr. 1920's
© 1983

No music survives

That Rainbow Rag

The Pot of Gold [unused]

Wr. 1912

No lyrics survive

That Zip Cornwall Cooch

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

That's the News I'm Waiting to Hear

Red, Hot and Blue [unused]

Wr. 1936
© 1967

 

That's What You Mean to Me

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1966

 

That's Why I Love You

Fifty Million Frenchmen
[unused]

Wr. 1929
© 1966

 

There He Goes, Mr. Phileas Fogg

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946
Pub. Jun 1946
© 1946

 

There Must Be Someone for Me

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
Pub. Jan 1944
© 1944

 

There'll Always Be a Lady Fair

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
Pub. Feb 1936
© 1936

Also known as "Sailor's Chantey"

There's a Fan

Leave It To Me [unused]

Wr. 1938
© 1966

 

There's a Happy Land in the Sky

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
© 1979

 

There's a Hollywood That's Good

Silk Stockings [unused]

Per. Nov 1954
© 1966

Replaced by "Stereophonic Sound"

There's No Cure Like Travel

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
© 1977

Sung in counterpoint with "Bon Voyage"

There's Nothing Like Swimming

Jubilee [unused]

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

They Ain't Done Right By Our Nell

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
© 1983

 

They All Fall in Love

The Battle of Paris

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Nov 1929
© 1929

 

They Couldn't Compare to You

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
© Jan 1951

 

They're Always Entertaining

Nymph Errant

Per. Sep 1933
© 1971

 

Through Thick and Thin

Something to Shout About

Per. Feb 1943
© 1977

 

Tired Little Wives [see Gay Little Wives]

Tired of Living Alone

Independent song

Wr. 1919
© 1983

No music survives; may have been written for Hitchy-Koo of 1919

To Be in Love and Young [see What a Joy to Be Young]

To Follow Every Fancy

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

To Get Away

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

To Hell With Everyone But Us

Out of This World [unused]

Wr. 1950
© 1967

Replaced by "From This Moment On", which kept the same interlude

To Love or Not to Love

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
© Jul 1937

Only part of the song was used in the film

To the U.S.A. from the U.S.S.R.

Leave It To Me

Per. Oct 1938
© 1974

Also known as "From the U.S.A. to the U.S.S.R."

To Think that This Could Happen to Me

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
Pub. 1975
© Sep 1952

 

A Toast to Volstead

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
© 1983

Also known as "Opening, Ritz Bar"; dropped after the New York opening

Tom, Dick or Harry

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
© Feb 1949

 

Tomorrow

Leave It To Me

Per. Oct 1938
Pub. Oct 1938
© 1938

 

Tonight I Love You More

Out of This World [unused]

Wr. 1949
© Aug 1949

 

Too Bad

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
© Mar 1955

 

Too Darn Hot

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Jan 1949
© 1949

 

Toy of Destiny

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924

No music or lyrics survive

True Love

High Society

Per. Aug 1956
Pub. May 1956
© Oct 1955

 

Trust Your Destiny to Your Star

Aladdin

Per. Feb 1958
Pub. Jan 1958
© 1957

 

Twilight

And the Villain Still Pursued Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

Twin Sisters

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
© 1983

Sequence includes "Scotch Twins", "South Sea Isles", and "Twin Sisters (Egyptian)"

Two Big Eyes

Miss Information

Per. Oct 1915

Lyrics by John Golden; same music as "Absinthe"

Two Little Babes in the Wood

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924
Pub. Feb 1928
© 1928

Also sung in Paris (without the announcements)

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Under the Dress

Silk Stockings [unused]      

Wr. 1954
© 1966

Replaced by "The Perfume of Love" and
then by "Satin and Silk"

Under the Summer Moon [see When the Summer Moon Comes 'Long]

Understudies

Greenwich Village Follies
[unused]

Per. Sep 1924

No music or lyrics survive

Unlucky at Gambling [see I'm Unlucky at Gambling]

Untitled Waltz

Greenwich Village Follies
[unused]

Per. Sep 1924

Instrumental

Up to His Old Tricks Again            

Let's Face It [unused]

Wr. Jun 1941
© 1983

No music survives

The Upper Park Avenue

Independent song

Wr. 1930's
© 1983

No music survives

Use Your Imagination

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
Pub. Sep 1950
© Aug 1949

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Venice

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
© 1983

No music survives                    

Venus of Milo

Independent song          

Wr. 1919?
© 1983

No music survives 

Visit Panama

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
Pub. Nov 1940
© 1940

 

Vite, Vite, Vite                     

Leave It To Me

Per. Oct 1938
© 1974

 

Vivienne

Paris

Per. Oct 1928
Pub. Oct 1928
© 1928

 

Voodoo

The Pirate [unused]

Pub. Mar 1948
© Aug 1946

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

Wait for the Moon

Greenwich Village Follies

Per. Sep 1924
Pub. Sep 1924
© 1924

 

Wait Until It's Bedtime

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
© 1977

Dropped from the New York production

The Waiters [see What a Priceless Pleasure]

Waiters v. Waitresses

Gay Divorce
[UK production]

Per. Nov 1933

No music or lyrics survive

Wake, Love, Wake

See America First

Per. Feb 1916

No music or lyrics survive

Wake Up and Dream

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. Mar 1929
© 1929

 

Waltz Down the Aisle

Anything Goes [unused]

Pub. Nov 1934
© 1934

Rewrite of "When We Waltz Down the Aisle" from Ever Yours; later considered for Jubilee

War Song

Independent song

Wr. 1915-20
© 1971

Parody of Kern & Reynolds' "They Didn't Believe Me"

Washington, D.C.

Something for the Boys [unused]

Wr. 1942
© 1967

 

Washington Square

As You Were

Per. Jan 1920
© 1920

Lyrics by Porter and E. Ray Goetz; music by Melville Gideon; also see "In Chelsea Somewhere"

Watching the World Go By

Fifty Million Frenchmen [unused]

Per. Nov 1929
© 1983

 

We Are Maidens Typical of France [see Maidens Typical of France]

We Are Prom Girls

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1983

 

We Are So Aesthetic

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

We Are the Chorus of the Show

And the Villain Still Pursued
Her

Per. Apr 1912
© 1983

No music survives

We Detest a Fiesta

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
© 1977

Also known as "Opening Act II, Scene I"

We Drink to You, J. H. Brody

Leave It To Me

Per. Oct 1938
© 1974

 

We Open in Venice

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Feb 1949
© 1949

Also known as "Opening, Padua Street Scene"

We Shall Never Be Younger

Kiss Me Kate [unused]

Wr. 1948
© Mar 1955

 

We're a Group of Nonentities

The Kaleidoscope

Per. Apr 1913
© 1971

 

We're About to Start Big Rehearsin'

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
© 1971

 

We're Off

Cora

Per. Nov 1911

No music or lyrics survive

We're Off for a Hayride in Mexico

Mexican Hayride [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1977

Originally intended as the opening number

We're Off to Feathermore

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

Also known as "Feathermore"

We're on the Road to Athens

Out of This World [unused]

Per. Nov 1950
© 1977

 

We've Been Spending the
Summer With Our Families

The New Yorkers [unused]

Wr. 1930
© 1983

 

The Wedding Cakewalk

You'll Never Get Rich

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Jul 1941
© 1941

 

A Weekend Affair

Gay Divorce [unused]

Wr. 1932
© 1979

 

Welcome to Jerry

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
© 1983

 

Well, Did You Evah?

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Jan 1940
© 1940

Lyrics were revised for High Society

Well, Did You Evah?

High Society

Per. Aug 1956
Pub. Aug 1956
© 1956

Revision of the song from Du Barry Was a Lady

Well, I Just Wouldn't Know

Something for the Boys [unused]

Wr. 1942
© 1983

No music survives

Well, It's Good to Be Here Again

See America First

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

May have been dropped before the New York opening

Were Thine That Special Face

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Nov 1948
© 1948

 

Weren't We Fools

Independent song

Pub. Nov 1927
© 1927

Written for Fanny Price's night club act

What a Ball

Silk Stockings [unused]

Wr. 1955
© 1966

Replaced by "The Red Blues"

What a Charming Afternoon

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

What a Crazy Way to Spend Sunday

Mexican Hayride

Per. Dec 1943
© 1944

 

What a Fair Thing is a Woman

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
© Sep 1952

 

What a Great Pair We'll Be

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Nov 1936
© 1936

 

What a Joy to Be Young

Anything Goes [unused]

Per. Nov 1934
© 1966

Also known as "To Be in Love and Young"

What a Nice Municipal Park

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

What a Priceless Pleasure

You Never Know [unused]

Per. Mar 1938
© 1967

Also known as "The Waiters"

What Am I to Do

The Man Who Came to Dinner

Per. Oct 1939
© 1971

 

What are Little Husbands Made Of

Let's Face It [unused]

Wr. 1941
© 1977

 

What Do You Think About Men?

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
© May 1955

 

What Does Your Servant Dream About?

Kiss Me Kate [unused]

Wr. 1948
© 1967

 

What Fun

Les Girls [unused]

Wr. 1956
© 1977

 

What Have I?

Du Barry Was a Lady [unused]

Wr. 1939
© 1966

 

What Is That Tune?

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
Pub. Oct 1938
© 1938

 

What Is This Thing Called Love?

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
Pub. Mar 1929
© 1929

 

What Love Is

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914
© 1983

No music survives

What Say Let's Be Buddies [see Let's Be Buddies]

What Shall I Do?

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
Pub. May 1938
© Jan 1938

Copyrighted under the title "What Should I Do?"

What Will Become of Our England?

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
© 1983

Dropped from the London production

What's My Man Gonna Be Like?

The Vanderbilt Revue

Per. Nov 1930
© 1983

Written especially for Evelyn Hoey

What's This Awful Hullabaloo?

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1976

 

When a Body's in Love

See America First [unused]

Per. Feb 1916
© 1983

 

When a Woman's in Love

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

Wr. Apr 1943
Pub. 1975
© 1970

 

When All's Said and Done

Leave It To Me

Per. Oct 1938
© 1966

Replaced "When the Hen Stops Laying"

When Black Sallie Sings Pagliacci

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
© 1983

No music survives

When I Found You

Paris [unused]

Wr. 1928
© 1983

 

When I Had a Uniform On

Hitchy-Koo of 1919

Per. Aug 1919
Pub. Aug 1919
© 1919

Also known as "Demobilization Song"

When I Used to Lead the Ballet

The Pot of Gold

Per. Nov 1912
© 1916

Also used in See America First

When I Was a Little Cuckoo

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
Pub. Feb 1945
© 1945

 

When I'm Eating Around With You

Yale song

Wr. 1912
© 1983

 

When Love Beckoned

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
Pub. Nov 1939
© 1939

Also known as "When Love Beckoned in (on) Fifty-second Street"

When Love Comes to Call

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1953
Pub. 1975
© 1972

 

When Love Comes Your Way

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1933
Pub. Sep 1933
© 1933

Dropped from Nymph Errant; also considered for Ever Yours

When McKinley Marches On

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

© 1983

No music survives, but probably set to the music of "When Johhny Comes Marching Home"

When Me, Mowgli, Love

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
© Sep 1935

 

When My Baby Goes to Town

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
Pub. Jan 1943
© 1943

 

When My Caravan Comes Home

Hitchy-Koo of 1922

Per. Oct 1922
Pub. Oct 1922
© 1922

Also known as "My Caravan"

When the Hen Stops Laying

Leave It To Me [unused]

Per. Oct 1938
© 1967

Replaced by "When All's Said and Done"

When the Summer Moon Comes 'Long

Yale song

Wr. 1909
Pub. 1975
© 1971

 

When We Waltz Down the Aisle

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933-34

Revised for Anything Goes as "Waltz Down the Aisle"

When We're Home on the Range

Something for the Boys

Per. Dec 1942
© 1979

 

When We're Wed

Independent song

Per. 1912
© 1983

Also known as "Once We're Wed"

When You and I Were Strangers

Mississippi Belle
[unproduced]

Wr. 1943-44
© 1969

 

When Your Troubles Have Started

Red, Hot and Blue [unused]

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. 1975
© 1966

 

Where?

Red, Hot and Blue [unused]

Wr. 1936
© 1983

No music survives

Where Are the Men?

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
© 1936

 

Where Can One Powder One's Nose?

The New Yorkers [unused]

Wr. 1930
© 1983

Also known as "Opening Reuben's Scene"

Where Do We Go From Here?

Seven Lively Arts [unused]

Wr. 1944
© 1967

 

Where Have You Been?

The New Yorkers

Per. Nov 1930
Pub. Nov 1930
© 1930

 

Where Is the Life That Late I Led?

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Feb 1949
© 1949

 

Where, Oh Where?

Out of This World

Per. Nov 1950
Pub. Sep 1950
© Aug 1949

 

Where Would You Get Your Coat?

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
© 1966

 

Where's Louie?

Du Barry Was a Lady

Per. Nov 1939
© 1977

 

Wherever They Fly the Flag of Old England

Around the World in Eighty Days

Per. Apr 1946
Pub. Apr 1946
© 1946

 

Which?

Paris [unused]

Pub. Feb 1928
© 1928

 Revised as "Which is the Right Life?"

Which is the Right Life?

Wake Up and Dream

Per. Mar 1929
© 1928

Revised lyrics to Which? from Paris

Who, But You?

Red, Hot and Blue [unused]

Wr. 1936
© 1967

Also considered for Born to Dance

Who Has?

High Society [unused]

Wr. 1956
© 1983

Unfinished

Who Knows?

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
Pub. Sep 1937
© 1937

 

Who Said Gay Paree?

Can-Can [unused]

Wr. 1952
Pub. 1975
© Sep 1952

 

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

High Society

Per. Aug 1956
Pub. Oct 1956
© Oct 1955

 

Who Would Have Dreamed?

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
Pub. Oct 1940
© 1940

 

Who'll Bid?

Mississippi Belle [unproduced]

Wr. 1943
© 1969

 

Why Am I So Gone About
That Gal?

Les Girls

Per. Nov 1957
Pub. Oct 1957
© Dec 1956

 

Why Can't I Forget You?

Leave It To Me [unused]

Wr. 1938
© 1983

No music survives

Why Can't You Behave?

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Nov 1948
© 1948

 

Why Didn't We Meet Before?

A Night Out

Per. Sep 1920

Lyrics by Clifford Grey

Why Do You Want to Hurt Me So?

Out of This World [unused]

Wr. 1950
© 1950

 

Why Don't We Try Staying Home?

Fifty Million Frenchmen [unused]

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. 1975
© 1966

 

Why Is It?

High Society [unused]

Wr. 1956 

Unifinished

Why Marry Them?

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
© 1979

Dropped from the London production

Why Not? [see So What?]

Why Should I Care?

Rosalie

Per. Dec 1937
Pub. Sep 1937
© 1937

 

Why Should I Trust You?

Silk Stockings [unused]

Wr. Nov 1954
© 1966

Replaced by "Siberia"

Why Shouldn't I?

Jubilee

Per. Sep 1935
Pub. Sep 1935
© 1935

 

Why Shouldn't I Have You?

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
© 1978

Replaced "Down With Everybody But Us"

Why Talk About Sex?

The New Yorkers [unused]

 Wr. 1930

No music or lyrics survive

Widow's Cruise

Independent song

Wr. 1919
© 1983

No music survives

Wild Wedding Bells

Greek To You [unproduced]

Wr. 1938
© 1978

 

Will You Love Me When My Flivver is a Wreck?

See America First

Wr. 1916

No music or lyrics survive; probably not written by Porter

Without Love

Silk Stockings

Per. Nov 1954
Pub. Nov 1954
© 1954

 

A Woman's Career

Kiss Me Kate [unused]

Wr. 1948
© 1966

 

Wond'ring Night and Day

Mayfair and Montmartre [unused]

Wr. 1922
© 1922

 

Wonderland

High Society [unused]

Wr. 1956 

Unfinished

Won't You Come Crusading With Me?

Paranoia

Per. Apr 1914

Rewritten as "Prithee, Come Crusading with Me" for See America First

Woodland Dance

See America First

Per. Feb 1916

Instrumental; no music survives

Wouldn't It Be Crazy?

Something for the Boys [unused]

Wr. 1943
© 1983

No music survives

Wouldn't It Be Fun

Aladdin

Per. Feb 1958
Pub. Feb 1958
© 1958

Porter's last song

Wow-Ooh-Wolf

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
Pub. Mar 1945
© 1945

 

Wunderbar

Kiss Me Kate

Per. Dec 1948
Pub. Nov 1948
© 1948

 

 

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Song Title

Source

Dates

Notes

The Yale Elizabethan Club [see A Member of the Yale Elizabethan Club]

Yankee Doodle

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
© 1983

 

Yellow Melodrama

Yale song

Wr. 1909-13
© 1971

 

Yes, Yes, Yes

You Never Know

Per. Mar 1938
© 1977

 

You and Me

Hitchy-Koo of 1919 [unused]

Wr. 1919
© 1983

 

You and Me

La Revue des Ambassadeurs

Per. May 1928
Pub. May 1928
© 1928

 

You Can Do No Wrong

The Pirate

Per. Jun 1948
Pub. Mar 1948
© Aug 1946

 

You Can't Beat My Bill

Let's Face It [unused]

Wr. Jul 1941
© 1983

No music survives

You Do Something to Me

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Nov 1929
© 1929

 

You Don't Know Paree

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Nov 1929
© 1929

 

You Don't Remind Me

Out of This World [unused]

Per. Nov 1950
Pub. Oct 1950
© 1949

 

You Irritate Me So

Let's Face It

Per. Oct 1941
Pub. Oct 1941
© 1941

 

You Make Up

Independent song

Wr. 1919?
© 1983

No music survives

You Never Know

You Never Know

Per. Apr 1938
Pub. Apr 1938
© 1938

Two versions exist

You Said It

Panama Hattie

Per. Oct 1940
© 1983

Revision of an earlier unused song "One Hundred Years from Today"

You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To    

Something to Shout About

Per. Feb 1943
Pub. Oct 1942
© 1942

 

You're a Bad Influence On Me

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Oct 1936
© 1936

Dropped soon after the New York opening

You're in Love

Gay Divorce

Per. Nov 1932
Pub. Dec 1932
© 1932

 

You're Just Too, Too

Les Girls

Per. Nov 1957
Pub. Sep 1957
© Dec 1956

 

You're Sensational

High Society

Per. Aug 1956
Pub. May 1956
© 1955

 

You're the Prize Guy of Guys

Les Girls [unused]

Wr. 1956
© 1966

 

You're the Top

Anything Goes

Per. Nov 1934
Pub. Nov 1934
© 1934

 

You're Too Far Away

Nymph Errant [unused]

Per. Sep 1933
Pub. Apr 1934
© 1934

Originally known as "I Look At You", intended for The New Yorkers

You've Got Something

Red, Hot and Blue

Per. Oct 1936
Pub. Sep 1936
© 1936

 

You've Got That Thing

Fifty Million Frenchmen

Per. Nov 1929
Pub. Dec 1929
© 1929

 

You've Got to Be Hard-Boiled

The New Yorkers

Wr. 1930

Unfinished; some music survives

Younger Sons of Peers

See America First

Per. Feb 1916?
© 1983

Might have been dropped before the New York opening

Yours

Ever Yours [unproduced]

Wr. 1933/34
© 1935

 

Yours for a Song

Seven Lively Arts

Per. Nov 1944
© 1977

 

 


Compiled by Michael H. Hutchins