William C. Polla

Birth and Death Data: Born August 12, 1876, Died November 4, 1939

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904 - 1935

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

Notes: Also known as W. C. Powell and W. C. Polla.

See Also: Powell, W. C.

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 124 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W140546 10-in. 4/22/1925 Why do I love you so? Clover Gardens Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W140740 10-in. 7/1/1925 I want a lovable baby Clover Gardens Dance Orchestra ; William C. Polla Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W140741 10-in. 7/1/1925 Give us the Charleston Clover Gardens Dance Orchestra ; William C. Polla Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W140804 10-in. 8/3/1925 I want you all for me Clover Gardens Orchestra ; William C. Polla Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W140805 10-in. 8/3/1925 I left her by the shores of Minnetonka Clover Gardens Orchestra ; William C. Polla Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W140885 10-in. 9/1/1925 Kammenoi-ostrow W. C. Polla Orchestra Jazz/dance band arranger, leader  
Columbia W140886 10-in. 9/1/1925 Arabian romance W. C. Polla Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 141108 10-in. 10/5/1925 Bam Bam Bamy shore Harmony Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 141109 10-in. 10/5/1925 Don't wait too long Harmony Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia 141110 10-in. 10/5/1925 Normandy Harmony Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W141269 10-in. 11/17/1925 Lucky boy W. C. Polla Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W141270 10-in. 11/17/1925 A little bungalow W. C. Polla Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Columbia W142881 10-in. 10/28/1926 Some day Clicquot Club Eskimos ; Jimmy Flynn ; Harry Reser Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 142905 10-in. 11/3/1926 Some day WMCA Broadcasters Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W144624 10-in. 9/2/1927 Dancing tambourine Radiolites Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 144633 10-in. 9/7/1927 Dancing tambourine WMCA Broadcasters Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 144662 10-in. 9/12/1927 Love's golden dream Andy Sannella Alto saxophone solo, with piano arranger  
Columbia 144663 10-in. 9/12/1927 Valse jewel Andy Sannella Alto saxophone solo, with piano arranger  
OKeh S-7547 10-in. Aug. 1920 Drifting Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-70292 10-in. Nov. 1921 Mary O'Brien Samuel Ash ; Crescent Trio Male vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-73172 10-in. 2/13/1925 The melody that made you mine Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh W81250 10-in. 8/18/1927 Dancing tambourine Lanin’s Famous Players Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh W81416 10-in. 9/2/1927 Dancing tambourine Rube Bloom Piano solo composer  
OKeh [OK cat 1233-b] 10-in. approximately 1919 The woman thou gavest me Samuel Ash Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh [OK cat 4142-B] 10-in. Feb. 1920 Dear heart Carroll Shannon Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 51-75 of 124 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Polla, William C.," accessed February 4, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111650.

Polla, William C.. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 4, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111650.

"Polla, William C.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 4 February 2023.

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