Will Hudson

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 8th, 1908 (Grimsby;Barstow), Died July 16th, 1981 (Isle of Palms)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1941

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

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 50 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 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 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  
(Results 1-25 of 50 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hudson, Will," accessed January 19, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106964.

Hudson, Will. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 19, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106964.

"Hudson, Will." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 19 January 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106964

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