Will Osborne

Will Osborne (November 25, 1905 – October 22, 1981) was a Canadian-born American bandleader, trombonist, and vocalist.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 25, 1905 (Canada), Died October 22, 1981 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, leader, songwriter, lyricist, composer

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Recordings (Results 51-75 of 117 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E36216 10-in. 3/4/1931 Say a little prayer for me Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36217 10-in. 3/4/1931 I surrender, dear Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36505 10-in. 3/25/1931 Trees Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36506 10-in. 3/25/1931 Stardust Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36507 12-in. 3/25/1931 Limehouse blues Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick E36508 10-in. 3/25/1931 Have you forgotten? Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36509 10-in. 3/25/1931 To whisper, dear, I love you Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36711 10-in. 5/20/1931 As long as you’re there Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36712 10-in. 5/20/1931 Wrap your troubles in dreams (And dream your troubles away) Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36713 10-in. 5/20/1931 Let me sing a hymn to her tonight Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36714 10-in. 5/20/1931 For your caresses Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36715 10-in. 5/20/1931 Stardust Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36851 10-in. 6/9/1931 Let’s drink a drink (To the future) Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36852 10-in. 6/9/1931 Without that gal! Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36853 10-in. 6/9/1931 Sin un amor Orquesta de Will Osborne Jazz/dance band, with vocal leader  
Brunswick E36854 10-in. 6/9/1931 I’m all dressed up with a broken heart Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36975 10-in. 7/17/1931 Why dance? Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36976 10-in. 7/17/1931 When the moon comes over the mountain Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36977 10-in. 7/17/1931 Give me your affection (Honey) Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E36978 10-in. 7/17/1931 In a boat out to sea Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E37104 10-in. 8/25/1931 The hour of parting Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E37105 10-in. 8/25/1931 Now that you’re gone Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E37106 10-in. 8/25/1931 Linda Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E37260 10-in. 10/20/1931 Too late Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Brunswick E37261 10-in. 10/20/1931 Lucille! Will Osborne and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist  
(Results 51-75 of 117 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Osborne, Will," accessed February 7, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104679.

Osborne, Will. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 7, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104679.

"Osborne, Will." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 7 February 2023.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104679

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