Oliver George Wallace (August 6, 1887 – September 15, 1963) was an English-born American composer and conductor. He was especially known for his film music compositions, which were written for many animation, documentary, and feature films from Walt Disney Studios.
Birth and Death Data: Born August 6th, 1887 (London), Died September 15th, 1963 (Burbank)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1955
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, conductor, vocalist
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 28 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-24754||10-in.||12/27/1920||Louisiana||Sterling Trio||Male vocal trio, with violin and oboe duet and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-28416||10-in.||7/25/1923||Other lips||Benson Orchestra of Chicago||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||PBS-061709||10-in.||10/3/1941||Dumbo's serenade||Dumbo Choir ; Dumbo Orchestra||Dubbed recording from film : Orchestra, with sound effects; Female vocal solo, with female vocal ensemble and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||PBS-061710||10-in.||10/3/1941||Pink elephants||Dumbo Choir ; Dumbo Orchestra||Dubbed recording from film : Male vocal solo, with male vocal ensemble and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||PBS-061711||10-in.||10/3/1941||When I see an elephant fly||Dumbo Orchestra ; Cliff Edwards ; Hall Johnson Choir||Dubbed recording from film : Male vocal solo, with male vocal ensemble and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||PBS-072525||10-in.||7/28/1942||Der Fuehrer's face||City Slickers ; Carl Grayson ; Spike Jones ; Willie Spicer||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and birdaphone||composer|
|Columbia||78654||10-in.||9/15/1919||Dance it again with me||Art Hickman's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||78655||10-in.||9/15/1919||Along the way to Damascus||Art Hickman's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||78658||10-in.||9/15/1919||Louisiana||Art Hickman's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||78660||10-in.||9/16/1919||Rainbow of my dreams||Art Hickman's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||81014||10-in.||5/14/1923||Other lips||Columbians Dance Orchestra De Luxe||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||49894||12-in.||9/17/1920||Louisiana||Prince's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W146474||10-in.||6/22/1928||Isle of dreams||Vic Meyers Hotel Butler Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal trio||composer|
|Columbia||W146495||10-in.||6/28/1928||Willows (Will weep no more)||Carl Haworth||Male vocal solo, with violin and piano||composer|
|Brunswick||3477||10-in.||approximately Jan. 1920||Missy||Palace Trio ; Rudy Wiedoeft||Instrumental trio||composer|
|Brunswick||10550-10552||10-in.||5/3/1923||Other lips||Isham Jones Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||6705||10-in.||4/3/1919||Gypsy girl||Tuxedo Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||8942||10-in.||4/24/1923||Other lips||Kaplan's Melodists||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Decca||87267||12/20/1954||Bella notte and finale||George Givot||conductor|
|Decca||87268||12/20/1954||He's a tramp||Peggy Lee ; The Pound Hounds||conductor|
|Decca||87269||12/20/1954||Home, sweet home||The Pound Hounds||conductor|
|Decca||87270||12/20/1954||The Siamese cat song||Peggy Lee ; Oliver Wallace||conductor, vocalist|
|Decca||L 8040||12/6/1954||Bella note||Peggy Lee||conductor|
|Decca||L 8041||12/6/1954||Peace on earth||Peggy Lee||conductor|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wallace, Oliver," accessed December 2, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109993.
Wallace, Oliver. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 2, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109993.
"Wallace, Oliver." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 2 December 2020.
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