Billy Frisch

Birth and Death Data: Born 1892

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1918 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer, lyricist, baritone vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-22289 10-in. 10/23/1918 When Tony goes over the top Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-22620 10-in. 3/12/1919 Smile and the world smiles with you (Weep and you weep alone) Lewis James ; Peerless Quartet Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-23912 10-in. 4/7/1920 Everybody's buddy Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-27096 10-in. 12/1/1922 Jimbo Jambo Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with bassoon and orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-28118 10-in. 6/14/1923 Nobody knows but my pillow and me Benson Orchestra of Chicago ; Don Bestor Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BVE-35559 10-in. 6/29/1926 Ain't we carryin' on Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal chorus songwriter  
Victor BVE-39249 10-in. 6/14/1927 Oh ja ja The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano songwriter  
Victor BVE-53496 10-in. 7/8/1929 Where are you dream girl? Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-57134 10-in. 11/4/1929 Once in a blue moon Pietro's Blue Horse Tavern Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-62947 10-in. 11/6/1930 In a window, in a house, in Caroline Ernie Birchill ; Wayne King Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-75796 10-in. 4/12/1933 Oh! Ya! Ya! Gus Van Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance quintet songwriter  
Columbia 77805 10-in. 5/1/1918 I'd like to see the Kaiser with a lily in his hand Robert Lewis Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 78085 10-in. 9/27/1918 When Tony goes over the top Van and Schenck Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 78300 10-in. 2/15/1919 Smile and the world smiles with you (Weep and you weep alone) Hugh Donovan Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 78523 10-in. 6/23/1919 The alcoholic blues Louisiana Five Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80793 10-in. 1/15/1923 Jimbo Jambo Frank Crumit Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 49435 12-in. 5/25/1918 If he can fight like he can love (Goodnight Germany) Prince's Band Band songwriter  
Columbia W142543 10-in. 8/19/1926 You're burnin' me up Virgina Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar songwriter  
Columbia W143044 10-in. 11/3/1926 You're burning me up Daisy Douglas Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano songwriter  
Columbia W144433 10-in. 7/6/1927 Oh! Ya! Ya! The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano songwriter  
Columbia W148773 10-in. 7/2/1929 Where are you dream girl? The Knickerbockers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia W148975 10-in. 9/5/1929 Where are you, dream girl? Oscar Grogan Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia W149726 10-in. 12/16/1929 Once in a blue moon Lou Gold Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh S-7360 10-in. Mar. 1920 Everybody's buddy Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-7537 10-in. Aug. 1920 Laughing vamp Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with saxophone solo composer  
OKeh S-70368 10-in. Dec. 1921 Write and tell your mammy (I'm coming) Aileen Stanley Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-70388 10-in. Dec. 1921 Say it with kisses (If you love me) Harmonists ; Julius Lenzberg Jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-70678 10-in. May 1922 Ku-ku (The klucking of the Ku Klux Klan) Billy Frisch Male vocal solo, with piano and vocal chorus vocalist, baritone vocal  
OKeh S-70685 10-in. June 1922 Ku-ku (The klucking of the Ku Klux Klan) Markel's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh W403011 10-in. 10/1/1929 Where are you, dream girl? Lew Bray Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh [OK cat 1272-b] 10-in. approximately 1919 When a feller needs a friend Henry Burr Male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick 9259-9261 10-in. approximately Nov. 1922 Jimbo Jambo Margaret Young Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick E30075 10-in. 6/18/1929 Where are you dream girl? Hal Kemp Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) songwriter  
Brunswick E30535 10-in. Sept. 1929 Where are you dream girl? Nick Lucas Male vocal solo, with guitar and piano songwriter  
Brunswick XE30701 12-in. 8/23/1929 Bremer-Tully broadcast record no. 1 Bremer-Tully Orchestra Orchestra, with announcement songwriter  
Brunswick E19876-E19878 10-in. 7/22/1926 Ain’t we carryin’ on? Colonial Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E20207-E20208 10-in. 9/20/1926 You’re burnin’ me up (Turnin’ me down) Wolverines Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 7236 10-in. 3/23/1920 Everybody's buddy Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 9132 10-in. 8/31/1923 Cannibola Broadway Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 11144 10-in. 8/3/1926 Ain't we carryin' on Palais D'Or Orchestra ; B. A. Rolfe Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 11167 10-in. 8/12/1926 Ain't we carryin' on Palais D'Or Orchestra ; B. A. Rolfe Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 11279 10-in. 11/3/1926 You're burnin' me up (Turnin' me down) Ross Gorman Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 11738 10-in. 6/15/1927 Oh! Ya! Ya! The Happiness Boys ; Dave Kaplan Male vocal duet, with piano songwriter  
Edison 11778 10-in. 7/5/1927 I'm gonna settle up (Then I'm gonna settle down) Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Edison 19262 10-in. 6/19/1929 Where are you, dream girl? J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison N-967 10-in. 6/19/1929 Where are you, dream girl? J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Frisch, Billy," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106651.

Frisch, Billy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106651.

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