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 76-100 of 134 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison 18117 10-in. 12/20/1927 Mamma's little baby Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18153 10-in. 1/5/1928 An old guitar and an old refrain Ernie Golden ; Hotel McAlpin Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18154 10-in. 1/5/1928 (Hooray—hooray) It's ray ray raining Ernie Golden ; Hotel McAlpin Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18170 10-in. 1/16/1928 Forevermore Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18172 10-in. 1/18/1928 Little log cabin of dreams Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18193 10-in. 1/26/1928 Since my best gal turned me down Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18194 10-in. 1/26/1928 One more night Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18221 10-in. 2/9/1928 The sunrise (Will bring another day for you) Louis Lilienfeld Hotel Biltmore Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18222 10-in. 2/9/1928 My Ohio home Louis Lilienfeld Hotel Biltmore Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18251 10-in. 2/21/1928 Was it a dream? Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18252 10-in. 2/21/1928 You'd rather forget than forgive Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18281 10-in. 3/5/1928 You're the first thing I think of in the morning Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18282 10-in. 3/5/1928 She didn't say "yes," she didn't say "no," she only said "maybe" Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18332 10-in. 3/23/1928 I still love you Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18333 10-in. 3/23/1928 I can't do without you Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18362 10-in. 4/3/1928 And then you came along Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18363 10-in. 4/3/1928 Luscious Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18428 10-in. 4/21/1928 The Yale blues Clyde Doerr Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18429 10-in. 4/21/1928 Just across the street from heaven Clyde Doerr Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18430 10-in. 4/21/1928 Blueberry Lane Clyde Doerr Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18474 10-in. 5/8/1928 You can tell her anything under the sun (When you get her under the moon) Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18477 10-in. 5/8/1928 Didn't I tell you (That you'd come back)? Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Edison 18478 10-in. 5/8/1928 Just across the street from heaven Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18479 10-in. 5/8/1928 Moments with you Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Edison 18516 10-in. 5/21/1928 Soliloquy Will Donaldson Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 76-100 of 134 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Donaldson, Will," accessed June 13, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111732.

Donaldson, Will. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 13, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111732.

"Donaldson, Will." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 13 June 2024.

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