Birth and Death Data: Born November 9, 1924 (Trenton), Died April 25, 2010 (Trenton)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949 - 1954
Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone saxophone, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, reeds, saxophone
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Recordings (Results 51-65 of 65 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||85490||11/6/1953||(Oh boy! what joy we had in) Barefoot days||Johnny Long Orchestra||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||85590||12/23/1953||Empty ballroom||Ella Fitzgerald||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||85591||12/23/1953||If you don't, I know who will||Ella Fitzgerald||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||85592||12/23/1953||Melancholy me||Ella Fitzgerald||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||85593||12/23/1953||Somebody bad stole de wedding bell||Ella Fitzgerald||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||85804||2/1/1954||Come rain or come shine||Pearl Bailey||instrumentalist, baritone saxophone|
|Decca||85805||2/1/1954||Alla en el rancho grande||Pearl Bailey||instrumentalist, baritone saxophone|
|Decca||85806||2/1/1954||What happened to the hair (on the head of the man I love)||Pearl Bailey||instrumentalist, baritone saxophone|
|Decca||85807||2/1/1954||I wouldn't walk across the street||Pearl Bailey||instrumentalist, baritone saxophone|
|Decca||85816||2/2/1954||Fernandez of the Andes||Pearl Bailey||instrumentalist, tenor saxophone|
|Decca||85817||2/2/1954||He's gone||Pearl Bailey||instrumentalist, tenor saxophone|
|Decca||85915||3/1/1954||Banana split||Jackie Cain ; Roy Kral||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||85916||3/1/1954||Pa! Take me to the circus||Jackie Cain ; Roy Kral||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||85917||3/1/1954||Love nest||Jackie Cain ; Roy Kral||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
|Decca||85918||3/1/1954||I hear music||Jackie Cain ; Roy Kral||instrumentalist, alto saxophone|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Holcombe, Bill," accessed September 26, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104669.
Holcombe, Bill. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 26, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104669.
"Holcombe, Bill." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 26 September 2023.
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