Oliver Wallace

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 87266 12/20/1954 Lady Oliver Wallace conductor  
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  
(Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Citation

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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