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 (Results 51-75 of 134 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison 9115 10-in. 8/2/1923 Oh! How he lied to me Florence Brady Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison 9783 10-in. 10/10/1924 Doo wacka doo (A "wow-wow") Georgia Melodians Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9821 10-in. 10/31/1924 Down in "Wah-Wah Town" Nat Martin Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 11778 10-in. 7/5/1927 I'm gonna settle up (Then I'm gonna settle down) Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 11779 10-in. 7/5/1927 Here am I broken hearted Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 11859 10-in. 8/26/1927 Ain't that a grand and glorious feeling? J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 11860 10-in. 8/26/1927 Dawning Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 11920 10-in. 9/29/1927 When the sunset bids the day good-bye Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 11921 10-in. 9/29/1927 When the moon comes peeping thru Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 11931 10-in. 10/4/1927 Bye-bye, pretty baby Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 11932 10-in. 10/4/1927 Give me a night in June Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 11971 10-in. 10/20/1927 Together we two Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 11994 10-in. 10/29/1927 Try and get a kiss from Fifi Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 11995 10-in. 10/29/1927 They're smiling all over and all over me Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18006 10-in. 11/3/1927 The song is ended (But the melody lingers on) Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18018 10-in. 11/7/1927 Fiddlin' the fiddle Murray Kellner Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18061 10-in. 11/28/1927 The hours I spent with you Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18062 10-in. 11/28/1927 Mother, I still have you Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18063 10-in. 11/28/1927 Dear, on a night like this Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18064 10-in. 11/28/1927 Nothin' Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18100 10-in. 12/13/1927 Someday sweetheart Melville Morris ; Piccadilly Players and Singers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18101 10-in. 12/13/1927 She don't wanna Melville Morris ; Piccadilly Players and Singers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18109 10-in. 12/16/1927 Four walls Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18110 10-in. 12/16/1927 I'm making believe that I don't care Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18116 10-in. 12/20/1927 There's always a way to remember (But I can't find a way to forget) Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
(Results 51-75 of 134 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Donaldson, Will," accessed June 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111732.

Donaldson, Will. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111732.

"Donaldson, Will." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 June 2024.

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