Will Hudson (né Arthur Murray Hainer; March 8, 1908 – July 16, 1981) was a Canadian-born American composer, arranger, and big band leader who worked from the mid-1930s through the mid-1950s.
Birth and Death Data: Born March 8, 1908 (Grimsby), Died July 16, 1981 (Isle of Palms)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1941
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, arranger, leader, lyricist
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 53 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-57066||10-in.||11/6/1929||I'd love it||McKinney's Cotton Pickers||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-78187||10-in.||10/13/1933||Fiddlesticks||Joe Venuti and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-78189||10-in.||10/13/1933||Moon glow||Joe Venuti and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-78190||10-in.||10/13/1933||Phantom rhapsody||Joe Venuti and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-81028||10-in.||1/4/1934||How was I to know?||Ray Sinatra Orchestra ; Arthur Tracy||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-81034||10-in.||1/5/1934||How was I to know?||Eddy Duchin Orchestra ; Lew Sherwood||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-81089||10-in.||1/22/1934||Moon glow||Cab Calloway ; Cotton Club Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-81093||10-in.||1/23/1934||Hotcha razz-ma-tazz||Cab Calloway ; Cotton Club Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-81324||10-in.||1/26/1934||White heat||Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-81325||10-in.||1/26/1934||Jazznocracy||Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-81787||10-in.||3/6/1934||Hocus pocus||Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-81790||10-in.||3/6/1934||Tidal wave||Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-82221||10-in.||3/20/1934||Remember when||Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra ; Henry Wells||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-82549||10-in.||5/24/1934||Moon-glow||Don Bestor Orchestra ; Joy Lynne||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BS-83375||10-in.||7/12/1934||Nit wit serenade||Ina Ray Hutton ; Melodears||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-83376||10-in.||7/12/1934||Harlem heat||Ina Ray Hutton ; Melodears||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-83982||10-in.||3/15/1935||Moon-glow||Taft School Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||PBS-97752||10-in.||8/21/1936||Moon glow||Benny Goodman Quartet||Jazz/dance quartet||composer|
|Victor||BS-101065||10-in.||4/6/1936||Tormented||Stuart Allen ; Richard Himber ; Ritz-Carlton Hotel Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist, composer|
|Victor||BS-101198||10-in.||4/9/1936||Tormented||Wingy Manone Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BS-101669||10-in.||6/5/1936||You're not the kind||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-102379||10-in.||7/1/1936||You're not that kind||Wingy Manone Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-041||10-in.||8/21/1936||Organ grinder's swing||Jolly Coburn Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-0231||10-in.||8/21/1936||The organ grinder's swing||Tempo King ; Kings of Tempo ; Queenie Ada Rubin||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and piano||composer|
|Victor||BS-02101||10-in.||10/7/1936||Organ grinder's swing||Benny Goodman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hudson, Will," accessed July 1, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106964.
Hudson, Will. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 1, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106964.
"Hudson, Will." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 1 July 2022.
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