Will Donaldson

Birth and Death Data: Born April 21, 1891 (New York City), Died December 16, 1954

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal, composer, piano, songwriter

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 134 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 140275 10-in. 1/21/1925 Doo wacka doo Art Gillham Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 140292 10-in. 1/29/1925 Doo wacka doo Wallace Butler's Hotel De Sota Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 140337 10-in. 2/10/1925 Doo wacka doo The Original Memphis Five Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 140369 10-in. 1/28/1925 Swanee butterfly California Ramblers Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 49928 12-in. 1/27/1921 Mello 'cello The Metropolitan Dance Players Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 141630 10-in. 2/16/1926 What can I say after I say I'm sorry? Lou Gold Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W142289 10-in. 6/10/1926 Step on the blues Phillips Carlin ; Ipana Troubadours ; Sam Lanin Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-7537 10-in. Aug. 1920 Laughing vamp Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with saxophone solo composer  
OKeh S-70368 10-in. Dec. 1921 Write and tell your mammy (I'm coming) Aileen Stanley Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-70374 10-in. Dec. 1921 Tell her at twilight Erdody's Famous Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71615 10-in. June 1923 Oh! How she lied to me Aileen Stanley Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71703 10-in. July 1923 Oh! Sister, ain't that hot? Billy Jones ; Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
OKeh S-72718 10-in. 7/31/1924 Come back to me (When they throw you down) Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra ; Vincent Lopez Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-73025 10-in. 12/16/1924 Doo wacka doo Okeh Syncopators ; Harry Reser Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 7437-7438 10-in. approximately Feb. 1922 Tell her at twilight Elliott Shaw Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 10890-10893 10-in. 6/20/1923 Oh! Sister, ain’t that hot! Gene Rodemich’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 14333-14335 10-in. 11/21/1924 Doo wacka doo Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick E3032-E3034 10-in. 5/13/1926 Kitty’s kisses The Ambassadors Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E3077-E3079 10-in. 5/18/1926 Kitty’s kisses Colonial Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick C2112 10-in. 7/23/1928 Oh, sister, ain’t that hot Jimmie Noone’s Apex Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick C2266 10-in. 8/23/1928 Oh! Sister ain’t that hot! Jimmie Noone’s Apex Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick 306W-308W 10-in. 2/3/1925 Doo wacka doo Earl and Bell Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Edison 4707 10-in. 5/5/1916 The chateau Jaudas' Society Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 6900 10-in. 8/5/1919 Everybody's crazy over Dixie Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 9094 10-in. 7/25/1923 Oh! Sister, ain't that hot! Robert J. White Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
(Results 26-50 of 134 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Donaldson, Will," accessed July 19, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111732.

Donaldson, Will. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 19, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111732.

"Donaldson, Will." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 July 2024.

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